Ali Gitten

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Claudio Ranieri: Triumph of the 'Tinkerman' after long journey

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was the appointment that nobody could quite understand.<p>Leicester City had sacked manager Nigel Pearson, following a lackluster Premier League campaign and, crucially, a scandal involving his son -- and first-team player -- James Pearson in Thailand.<p>In his place, the club's Thai owners …

Soccer

Inside the Surreal, Self-Invented World of Pamela Anderson

Twenty-seven years after she transformed herself from a Canadian model into a bombshell all-American celebrity, Pam Anderson is trying another transformation.<p>I first meet Pamela Anderson on a Tuesday. She's posing on the deck of a mid-century house in Beachwood Canyon, in the low hills of …

What is a miniaturized hydrogen bomb?

North Korea successfully tested a “miniaturized H-bomb,” an announcer on the isolated country’s state-run television station said Wednesday, weeks after leader Kim Jong-un said the country had successfully developed a hydrogen bomb.<p>The country’s claim is already being refuted by nuclear experts. If …

The Newcomers to the Periodic Table

Four new elements have been added, filling out the table’s seventh row.<p>The world is going to need new science textbooks.<p>Four new elements have been added to the periodic table, finally filling out its seventh row, in a change approved by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry …

Chemistry

How the North Pole became part of Santa's story

We’ve all heard the stories. Kids all around the world send letters addressed to Santa at the North Pole to ask for presents in exchange for good …

Once again, Norway has been voted the best country in the world for humans

The United Nations’ annual Human Development Report, a behemoth study of every nook and cranny of the world, is out this week. And the countries that come up on top in the rankings portion of the report are entirely unsurprising.<p>Norway cinches the spot as the overall best country to live in, in the …

UK Ebola relapse case takes virus specialists to uncharted waters | Reuters

LONDON, (Reuters) - The case of Pauline Cafferkey, the first person known to have recovered from Ebola and then suffer an apparently life-threatening relapse, is taking scientists into uncharted territory.<p>British nurse Pauline Cafferkey speaks during a January 2015 interview in London, in this …

Last British resident to be freed from US prison thanks supporters for their ‘devotion to justice’ after touching down at Biggin Hill airport<p>Shaker Aamer, released after 14 years incarcerated at Guantánamo Bay where he was beaten by his American military jailers, has touched down on British soil at …

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