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A Human Rights Advocate's Son Disappeared And China's Lawyers Are Furious

"If prices have to be paid, such as my life, I want to fight for a civilized China for my offspring's future," one lawyer told BuzzFeed News.<p>Bao Zhuoxuan, the son of a detained high-profile Chinese human rights lawyer, reportedly disappeared last Tuesday during a failed attempted flee to San …

Dutch investigators will reveal what happened to MH17 — but not who shot it down

The Dutch Safety Board this week will release its final report into what caused Malaysia Airlines flight 17 to crash in eastern Ukraine last year. All 298 people on board were killed.<p>An earlier report revealed the airliner that left Amsterdam for Kuala Lumpur was hit by multiple "high-energy …

11-Year-Old Designer Noa Sorrell Makes Runway Debut. See All the Looks Here

Dabbling in everything from painting and drawing to music, Noa Sorrell is a young woman of many talents. But when the 11-year-old Dallas girl had to choose her favorite artistic medium, it was fashion all the way.<p>"I've always loved fashion, I was always designing [when I was younger]," Noa told* …

Fashion Shows

Confederate Flag Supporters In Georgia Indicted On Terrorism Charges

On Monday, 15 supporters of the Confederate battle flag were indicted on terrorism charges in Douglas County, in the Atlanta suburbs.<p>The 15 accused are charged with making terroristic threats and violating an anti-street gang ordinance during a July 25 incident in which a group of white men in …

6 Sleep Habits Of Productive People

For starters: They don’t need alarm clocks, stick to their bedtimes, and don’t sleep with their smartphones.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>You may feel super productive by pulling all nighters, but you’re …

Caitlyn Jenner, Cara Delevingne, and 10 Other Celebrities Who Publicly Came Out

In honor of National Coming Out Day, we look back at some of the most historic, inspiring, and famously brave coming-out stories of the past.

Measure Blood Pressure at Home and Work, Too, Task Force Says

Blood pressure checks definitely save lives and are worth doing, experts said Monday, but patients need to get their blood pressure screened outside the doctor’s office, too.<p>That’s because some people’s blood pressure spikes when they see a doctor, while other people may have dangerous surges when …

Diabetes

Honduran bank slated for liquidation remains closed

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — A Honduran bank caught up in a U.S. money laundering investigation will remain closed until Wednesday and will …

U.S. Federal Courts

Attorneys make closing cases in trial of Wisconsin gun shop

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A lawyer for a pair of Milwaukee police officers suing a gun shop for negligence told jurors Monday that the store should have to …

Khloé Kardashian Shades All Her Haters But One in Particular (Who Knows What She Did)

<b>Update:</b> The comedian who was the subject of these indirect tweets may have tweeted an indirect response of her own. She tweeted out her comeback along with a picture of her niece:<p>This weekend, a certain comedian (not to name names, but it rhymes with Schmamy Schmumer) took to the SNL stage with an …

Hope for Briton facing 350 lashes in Saudi as David Cameron cancels prison contract

Family of the 74-year-old fear the punishment could kill him as it emerges David Cameron is cancelling a lucrative prisons contract with Saudi Arabia<p>Britain’s relations with Saudi Arabia risk becoming strained after David Cameron cancelled a multi-million pound prisons contract and wrote to the …

Elon Musk said when Tesla was founded, he thought the company would ‘most likely die’

"If you would have asked me at the beginning of Tesla if I would have thought that we would be here, I would have said 'no.' I thought we would most likely not succeed. I thought we would most likely die," Musk said in a recent interview with Marketplace.<p>Of course, there days Tesla can't seem to …

Elon Musk

Sea level rise will swallow Miami, New Orleans: study

But making extreme carbon cuts and moving to renewable energy could save millions of people living in iconic coastal areas of the United States, said the findings in the October 12 edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a peer-reviewed US journal.<p>Scientists have already …

Climate Change

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise