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Fighting the goon fight

The ceiling. He remembers staring at the ceiling. That's about it. Wait -- he also remembers how it all started. Opening night, Oct. 1. Toronto at …

Jeremy Clarkson pondering run for Parliament?

Jeremy Clarkson, the outspoken host of <i>Top Gear</i>, may be pondering a run at the UK's Parliament, according to a tweet he posted over the weekend. Of course, the note, which has now been retweeted over 4,400 times, comes from a man whose penchant for hyperbole is legendary, so take this musing with …

How to pick up women (with science)

It's a sad fact, but women lack free will. Although they appear as complex and individual as any male (often much more so), it seems women are slaves to inherent biological "programming" which means they will be physically intimate with any man who employs a specific set of behaviours and phrases. …

UN powers clash over Syria chemical crisis

Permanent Security Council members remain divided on the wording of the draft resolution and agree to meet on Wednesday.<p>The five permanent UN Security Council members have begun talks on a Western-drafted UN Security Council resolution to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons.<p>The discussion of the …

Watch man destroy his M6 'lemon' with a sledgehammer and ax

Just to be clear, the owner of this BMW M6 isn't ready for another one. He and his friend destroyed the V10-powered coupe in anger at the entrance to the Frankfurt Motor Show in a decidedly public fashion. <i>Bild</i> and <i>GT Spirit</i> report that the owner was angry over mysterious quality and reliability …

Associated Press News

As Talks Continue, CIA Gets Some Weapons To Syrian Rebels

On 'Morning Edition': NPR's Tom Bowman talks with host Steve Inskeep about the crisis in Syria<p><b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>It's Day Two of talks in Geneva between Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who are seeing if they can come to an agreement on …

US and Russia offer revived hope of Syria peace talks

Russia and the US announced efforts to revive a stalled international process to seek a longer term solution to the Syrian civil war on Friday, although wider talks would only take place if their negotiations aimed at securing Syria's chemical weapons prove successful.<p>Secretary of state John Kerry …

Big Pic: A Desert Refugee Camp For 120,000 Syrians

For Syrians who have escaped civil war, a temporary home in Jordan<p>It has a population of 122,017, it's just over a year old, and almost every resident is there because they fled a brutal civil war. The Zaatri refugee camp, in the Mafraq Governate of Jordan, is an instant city with an incredibly …