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Obama, Putin speak by phone, ready to increase Syria coordination - Kremlin | Reuters

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama discussed the Syrian war in a phone call on Wednesday and the Kremlin said both leaders confirmed they were ready to increase coordination of military action in Syria.<p>U.S. President Barack Obama and …

Brother of Paris attacker sentenced to 9 years in jail | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - The brother of one of the Islamist attackers who killed 130 people in Paris was sentenced to nine years’ jail on Wednesday for traveling to Syria to train as a militant fighter.<p>People mourn in front of the screened-off facade of the Bataclan Cafe adjoining the concert hall, one of …

Putin issues decree to lift ban on tourism to Turkey

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued a decree lifting restrictions on tourism to Turkey following its' apology …

Here's the Real Story Behind Beyoncé's Courtside Side-Eye

Hold up, everyone.<p>Beyoncé won the night earlier this week when she sat courtside for game six of the NBA finals. Pretty much every facet of her appearance that evening was epic, from her killer cobalt pantsuit to her grand entrance—and let's not forget that epic side-eye.<p>The Grammy winner was …

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How to build a corporate innovation lab that works

If your company has decided to set up an innovation outpost (see our last post on how to make that decision), how do you actually do it? How do you staff it? What should the team in the outpost be doing day-to-day? In what order?<p>Here’s a step-by-step guide that will answer all of those …

Tom Parker Bowles on Tokimeite and Yoshi Sushi

Yoshihiro Murata is a very serious chef indeed, a Kyo kaiseki master who holds a mini-constellation of seven Michelin stars, across three restaurants …

Hillary Clinton: I'll 'Still Pick the China' as President

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she would probably still pick the flowers and china for state dinners if she were to be elected …

What to Know About Meat and Cancer

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

Majority of Americans continues to favor legal marijuana use: Gallup | Reuters

CHICAGO (Reuters) - For a third straight year, a majority of Americans has expressed support for making marijuana use legal, with younger people, Democrats and political independents most likely to favor legalization, a Gallup poll released on Wednesday found.<p>Displays at Shango Cannabis shop on …

El Chapo is on the run and broke his leg

A Mexican official told CNN that the world's most wanted drug lord, Mexican kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán, broke his leg and injured his face while escaping from authorities in the mountains of Sinaloa state.<p>Four months after his brazen escape from a maximum-security prison, Mexican marines …

Family seeks answers after black drummer killed by officer

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The family of a black drummer and public housing inspector killed by a plainclothes officer is demanding answers …

Brothers arrested in triple slaying at medical pot farm in Northern California

Two brothers have been arrested on suspicion of killing three men who allegedly tried to steal plants from their medical marijuana garden in Northern California, authorities said Wednesday.<p>Deputies responded about 9:20 a.m. Tuesday to a property in the 1400 block of South Rail Road in Rail Road …

Major al Qaeda camp was unknown to U.S. for months

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> An al Qaeda training camp in southern Afghanistan that was the target of a major raid last week had been operating since last November -- and the U.S. didn't learn the full details about the site until July, coalition forces said in an email Wednesday.<p>Earlier this month, U.S. …

Congressman: National power grid frequently attacked

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The energy sector is calling for improvement in notification and information sharing from the federal government in the face of ever-increasing cyber and physical attacks on the nation's electric grid, industry experts said before a House panel on Wednesday.<p>Such attacks hit the …

High Schooler Impresses with Free-Throw-Line Dunk in Jordan Brand Dunk Contest

There were many great dunks in the Jordan Brand First To Fly Dunk Contest in Las Vegas, but Shelby McEwen stood out with a superb slam.<p>The high school senior won the dunk contest thanks to a free-throw-line jam. Not only did he soar through the air for the jaw-dropping slam, but he also celebrated …

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Scientists discover genetic cause of common breast tumours in women

The team's findings have also deepened the conceptual understanding of how tumours can develop. Like most breast tumours including breast cancers, …

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Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …

LeBron James Acts Like a Typical Parent While Cheering on Son at AAU Game

When LeBron James watches his son play basketball, he doesn't act like a four-time NBA Most Valuable Player. He acts like a typical dad.<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar was in Lexington, Kentucky, to watch LeBron James Jr. play an AAU game. The elder James did his best to support his son from his …

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US outlines case against Russia on downed plane

U.S. presses case against Russia on downed jet as horror deepens | Reuters

HRABOVE Ukraine/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry laid out what he called overwhelming evidence of Russian complicity in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as international horror deepened over the fate of the victims’ remains.<p>Kerry demanded that Moscow take …

Bodies from downed jet piled in boxcars in Ukraine

Four emergency workers barred from 911 duty in NYC arrest death | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Four emergency responders have been put on modified duty while authorities investigate their response to a man who died after New York police put him in a chokehold on suspicion of selling untaxed cigarettes, a fire department official said on Sunday.<p>The two paramedics and two …

Gaza's bloodiest day as at least 100 Palestinians are killed

Gaza endured the bloodiest day of the two-week conflict between Hamas and Israelon Sunday, with an Israeli assault in a residential area causing carnage described by the Palestinian leadership as a "heinous massacre" and a "war crime" by the Arab League.<p>At least 100 Palestinians were killed – 67 in …