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TWA Flight 800 Investigators Claim the Official Crash Story Is a Lie

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A new film claims the official government report on the crash of TWA Flight 800 in 1996 is an …

North India floods: Army leads rescue operations

<b>Military helicopters and the army are leading rescue operations in India's flood-hit northern states, where 138 people are now known to have died.</b><p>About 10,000 people have been rescued in worst-hit Uttarakhand state over three days, PM Manmohan Singh said.<p>Tens of thousands of pilgrims are still …

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Somali militants attack UN base in Mogadishu, killing 15

Fifteen people have been killed after Islamist militants launched their first major assault for years on a UN compound in the Somali capital, …

In Germany, Obama Urges World To Fight For 'Peace With Justice'

<b>Update at 10:20 a.m. ET. 'Peace With Justice':</b><p>Speaking at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin — near the spot where John F. Kennedy made his famous speech almost 50 years ago — President Obama on Wednesday called on the global community to fight for democracy and freedom everywhere.<p>"Our fates are linked," …

Culinary School Graduate Wins $217,000 Settlement Against Le Cordon Bleu

<b>Le Cordon Bleu's</b> Pasadena, California campus has settled a lawsuit with an alum and her father through private arbitration. According to <i>LA Weekly</i>, graduate <b>Annie Berkowitz</b> and her father <b>Martin Berkowitz</b> were awarded <b>$217, 000</b>. The full text of the suit reveals that Berkowitz sought reimbursement for …

Is Steak Best Served Rare?

And what about rare meat?<p><i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available for private</i> …

Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey & Ciara to Perform at the BET Awards 2013

They shared the panel on this season’s <i>American Idol</i>, now Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey have been announced as performers at this year’s BET Awards. …

'You're dumped': how to end a relationship by text

Breathe a sigh of relief, everyone – we are finally allowed to dump people by text. For a while, this was frowned on. Splitting up with someone by …

Germany's Largest Newspaper Guessed What Obama Would Say In His Berlin Speech

Bild, the outspoken tabloid that is also the best-selling newspaper in Europe, is honoring President Barack Obama's visit to Berlin today with some guesses of what he might say in his speech.<p>According to Meedia.de, Obama's front page speech bubbles were chosen from suggestions from social media …

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …