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Woman Claims to Be Michael Phelps' Girlfriend and Reveals She Was Born Intersex

Link to Media<p>A woman named Taylor Lianne Chandler has gone to Facebook with claims that she is Michael Phelps' girlfriend, in addition to revealing she was born intersex.<p>The eighteen-time Olympic gold medalist spent most of October in a rehab centre after being arrested for driving under the …

Egypt’s first female genital mutilation trial ends in not guilty verdict

The first doctor to be brought to trial in Egypt on charges of female genital mutilation (FGM) has been acquitted, crushing hopes that the landmark verdict would discourage Egyptian doctors from conducting the endemic practice.<p>Raslan Fadl, a doctor and Islamic preacher in the village of Agga, …

Robots spent six years acting like humans in three Tennessee homes

For six years, a group ofrobotslived in three houses on a street in Campbell Creek, Tennessee. No humans resided there with them. The house was solely occupied by robots, fake sweat machines, and a bunch of electronic appliances, which turned on every day — right on schedule.<p>The Tennessee Valley …

Watch a Black Hole Get Evicted From a Galaxy

A couple of years ago, astronomer Michael Koss was searching the heavens for active galactic nuclei (AGN). In plain English, those are giant black …

Blizzard Blankets Buffalo: In Pictures

Sophia Loren, Brigitte Bardot And More Celebrities Who Taught Us All About Cat-Eye Liner

Cat-eye liner is one of the most classic looks in beauty history. Actresses, including Audrey Hepburn, Sophia Loren and Brigitte Bardot played a prominent role in making the cat-eye relevant. And music icons such as Nina Simone, Diana Ross and Madonna have all put their own spin on the feminine and …