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Yemen president 'in safety' as rebels advance

Yemen’s leader has been rushed to a secure location as rebel forces bore down on his southern stronghold following clashes that sparked warnings of civil war, according to a presidential aide.<p>The aide said President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadihad been taken to a safe haven “within Aden” on Wednesday, …

Uneasy alliance of Kurds, Shiites formed in northern Iraq

KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) — Shiite militiamen shuttle back and forth to the nearby front lines from a sprawling military base near the northern oil-rich city …

Got Battery? Lots of low battery hacks but no quick fix

NEW YORK (AP) — At a cozy watering hole in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood, bartender Kathy Conway counted four different phone chargers …

Egypt warns Amal Clooney she risks arrest over al-Jazeera three

Photograph: Heba Elkholy/AP<p>Baher Mohamed, Mohamed Fahmy and Peter Greste in court in Cairo in March.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/2/1420217084089/f0351fa7-98a6-4489-b3de-fd8da0c184d7-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Heba Elkholy/AP<p>Baher Mohamed, Mohamed Fahmy and …

Amal Clooney

Most cancer types 'just bad luck'

<b>Most types of cancer can be put down to bad luck rather than risk factors such as smoking, a study has suggested.</b><p>A US team were trying to explain why some tissues were millions of times more vulnerable to cancer than others.<p>The results, in the journal Science, showed two thirds of the cancer types …

Stem Cells