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Germany Now Has Women-only Train Compartments

Special train compartments exclusively for women have been introduced by a German rail company.<p>The areas for female passengers only are regularly …

Europe

Man kicked off flight after being overheard speaking Arabic

A student from the University of California in Berkeley was removed from a Southwest Airlines flight and questioned by the FBI after a fellow passenger was thought to have heard him say the word “martyr” in Arabic during a phone conversation.<p>Khairuldeen Makhzoomi, a 26-year-old student born in Iraq …

Europe

18 reasons you should NEVER take your kids to North Carolina

PEOPLE FROM ALL OVER the country make annual pilgrimages to the Outer Banks, the Blue Ridge Mountains, and all the cool little towns across North …

North Carolina

Did You Notice This Common Theme During the 2016 Super Bowl Ads?

Specifically, a common voice.<p>A new analysis from <i>Time</i> magazine found that 60 percent of the 2016 Super Bowl spots that aired nationally featured no women in speaking roles. The analysis noted that 24 percent of the commercials had no women at all compared with just 5 percent that were without men. …

Advertising
Advertising

TRUMP: I will 'probably' sue because Ted Cruz cheated in Iowa

Trump said this in an interview on Boston Herald Radio that was flagged by BuzzFeed.<p>When asked whether he would file a formal complaint over the caucuses' results, Trump said, "Probably."<p>"What he did is unthinkable," Trump said, later calling Cruz a "really fraudulent" character.<p>Earlier in the day, …

Republicans

The commander of the anti-ISIS war just denounced Ted Cruz's strategy for fighting the group

Presidential candidate and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has advocated "carpet bombing" ISIS "into oblivion," a strategy that military experts have previously pointed out is ineffective and could create mass civilian casualties.<p>MacFarland said that strategy is "inconsistent with our values," also citing …

Middle East
Death Row

Two sources now believe Apple is making a 'low-end' iPhone with a tiny, 4-inch screen

That's a counter-intuitive prediction, as few people think Apple is going to get back into the tiny iPhone business. Yet it dovetails with a note from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who said a few days ago that Apple might be planning a new 4-inch phone that would essentially be an upgrade to …

Mobile Technology
Human Rights

The 5 Cheapest Ways to Fly to Europe

There’s never been a better time to book, as a bunch of airlines—many you've probably never heard of—are competing for your business.<p>When you're looking to travel to Europe, it's always smart to comparison-shop for tickets. We've compiled a list of under-the-radar airlines that are safe, and most …

Flying

10 Best Android apps to download this week

10 Best Android apps to download this week1. Medisafe<b>MediSafe Meds & Pill Reminder</b> is a useful reminder application that quickly reminds you to take …

Rare supermoon eclipse comes Sunday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stargazers, night owls and space observers, be prepared, the eclipse of the supermoon is coming.<p>The United States and much of the world will see skies graced by a bright, big moon that will be encapsulated in a total lunar eclipse late Sunday evening into early Monday, according to NASA.<p>The …

Supermoon

Donald Trump: I'm boycotting Fox News

Donald Trump.Reuters/David Mdzinarishvili<p>Real-estate tycoon Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will no longer do interviews on Fox News shows because the network has been treating him "unfairly."<p>The Republican presidential front-runner tweeted: ".@FoxNews has been treating me very unfairly & …

Donald Trump

Marketing to millennials, Los Angeles Football Club looking to stand apart

In a narrow, windowless room hidden on the third floor of a mid-Wilshire office building, Rich Orosco is making history.<p>In a marketplace already saturated with professional sports franchises, Orosco is helping create another. Yet 11 months into that process, his team has no stadium, no coaches and …

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend | Inc.com

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a …

Self-improvement
Middle East

Netflix to offer unlimited parental leave

Netflix employees can now take unlimited paid parental leave, the company announced Tuesday.<p>The policy applies to the first year after a child is born or adopted. Both parents can take as much time off as they want during that period. They might choose to return to work part time or to come back …

Parental Leave

America’s Best Road Trips

From L.A., drive north to the town of Lancaster via Route 14, better known as the Antelope Valley Freeway. Golden poppies bloom throughout the Mojave …

Sports Law

Fizzy drinks cause early puberty and increases cancer risk in girls, study finds

A Harvard study has shown a link between fizzy drinks and cancer in girls<p>Girls who frequently drink fizzy sugary drinks are putting themselves at risk of breast cancer, research warned.<p>Drinking just one-and-a-half cans a day causes early puberty and that increases their cancer risk.<p>For each year …

Diabetes

10 of the Best Android Apps from November 2014

November sure was a busy month for new apps and notable updates; from photo recognition, to launchers, to Biz Stone’s new app for sharing random thoughts.<p>Here are 10 of the essential new apps and updates that you should know about from November.<p>Yummly<p>If you’re an Android owning foodie, there’s a …

New 4-inch iPhone 6 Reported. 5 Reasons Apple Must Make It

iPhone 6 sales are booming and Apple’s controversial decision to supersize its phones appears to have paid off big time. But a new report claims Apple is not done yet and a 4-inch version of the iPhone 6 is also in development to appeal to those still unconvinced by the larger screens.<p>Picked up by …

Berlin named most 'fun' city in the world

<b>Berlin</b> has pipped <b>London</b> to the title of “most fun” city in a poll of travellers.<p>The German capital was among 1,800 cities ranked according to categories such as “bars”, “clubs”, “shopping”, “adult entertainment” and “activities”. Factors such as the average price of a beer, and whether or not …

The world voted, and the best country is... Germany?

In the latest version of the annual Anholt-GfK Roper Nation Brands Index, Germany is number one - knocking the US off the top spot after five years<p>For the first time in six years, the country with the best "brand" in the world isn’t the US - it’s Germany.<p>More than 20,000 people from 20 countries …

Europe

AP News Archive

Google's cloud picks up business from Amazon customers Airbnb, Netflix, & Rovio (updated)

<i>Updated at 5:44 p.m. Pacific on Wednesday with clarifications about Airbnb’s usage of the Google Cloud Platform.</i><p>SAN FRANCISCO — If you’re looking for proof that Google’s public cloud is taking off, well, Google’s got you covered.<p>During the company’s Google Cloud Platform Live event, Google cited …

Geolocation Is Changing The Retail Business Model Yet Again

<i>And maybe that’s why Amazon is moving into bricks-and-mortar.</i><p>In category after category, Amazon has steadily eroded the market share of traditional bricks-and-mortar retail chains, which seem to be in a state of irreversible decline.<p>Much of the online giant’s competitive advantage is based on its …