Zhenya Krapivinsky

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9 Genius Ways To Relieve Bug Bites

No more itchy, red, humongous bumps!<p>Summer, we love you, but all of these insect bites are really killing our mood. Sure, bug repellants can scare off the pests, but those don’t guarantee around-the-clock protection. So the next time you stumble upon a bug bite, don’t be so quick to make a beeline …

Inflammation

The World's First Phone-Charging Pants Are Here

The project started six months ago when Mr Sauvage, 31, began experimenting with wearable technology.<p>"My phone is always dying so I was super interested in the idea," he said.<p>The prototypes have now been developed and will be modelled tonight in Bloomsbury as part of the A. Sauvage spring/summer …

Zarechny: a rare glimpse into one of Russia's last closed cities

Photographer Ksenia Yurkova provides intimate portraits of life inside a relic of the Soviet era; secret cities. Under Communism these cities were home to sensitive strategic facilities meaning most were wiped off the map, and movement was heavily restricted. Today some, like Zarechny, are …

What, Exactly, Are U.S. Interests In Iraq's Turmoil?

As the U.S. steers warships closer to Iraq and beefs up its embassy's security in Baghdad with nearly 300 troops, a nagging question has resurfaced.<p>What compelling interests does Washington still have in a nation where all U.S. forces were pulled out 2 1/2 years ago?<p>Three days after Sunni militants …

Iraq crisis: Shia forces accused of sectarian massacre at prison

Relatives and survivors say Sunni prisoners were killed by Shia forces, in apparent revenge for killings by Isis fighters<p>Shia-led forces were on Tuesday night accused of a sectarian massacre at an Iraqi prison in apparent retaliation for killings by Sunni jihadists sweeping through the …

Middle East

Congress Demands Action On Boko Haram

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, who led a congressional delegation to Nigeria last week, is demanding the U.S. government take further action against Boko …

The U.S. Has the Most Expensive, Least Effective Health Care System

A survey released today by the Commonwealth Fund ranks the United States dead last in the quality of its healthcare system compared to ten other …

Big money for Niger's child brides

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1080000/1080655_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524733979_d9b646d3c36e3b8827b0a1a36ffb9b7b<p><b>Niger has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world, and is struggling to stop the practice, writes the BBC's Fergal Keane.</b><p>In the …

India gang rapes: Police sacked over hanged girls

Two police officers in India have been sacked for refusing to help search for two missing girls who were later found gang-raped and hanged, officials say.<p>They were also charged with criminal conspiracy, police said, adding that three people had been arrested so far.<p>The government has pledged to set …