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U.S. Navy examining rise in health issues among F/A-18 pilots: lawmaker | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy is investigating a rise in health issues reported since 2009 by pilots of Boeing Co F/A-18 and EA-18G fighter jets, that may be related to insufficient oxygen or other factors, a key U.S. lawmaker said Thursday.<p>Representative Michael Turner, chairman of the …

The Game of Thrones in the South China Sea may have a new player: India

The already hot waters of the South China Sea seem to be heading for boiling point.<p>The US and India have held talks to conduct joint naval patrols in the Indian Ocean and in the South China Sea by the end of the year, Reuters reported. Joint naval patrols involve two countries working together to …

China

Hungary and Serbia turning a blind eye to thousands of migrants using 'closed' Balkans route

Thousands of migrants are still making their way through the Balkans and central Europe, using a network of smuggling gangs who will take them through holes in border fences for as little as £100.<p>Authorities in Hungary and Serbia are turning a blind eye to the human tide that has slowed from a …

Orlando shooting: Latest attack on LGBT community

<b>The worst mass shooting in modern American history was also a hate crime against the gay community. It's not the first time LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people have been the targets of violence.</b><p>There is still much to learn about what led 29-year-old Omar Mateen to murder 49 patrons …

Obama warned of a massive loophole in US gun laws for terrorists just 12 days before the Orlando shootings

The gunman, 29-year-old Omar Saddiqui Mateen, a US citizen, reportedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, the terrorist group also known as ISIS, ISIL, or Daesh, during the shooting.<p>President Barack Obama called the massacre "an act of terror and an act of hate."<p>He also used the incident to …

Orlando shootings: Club attacker had 'grudge in his heart', father says

<b>The father of a gunman who killed dozens of people in an Orlando gay club says he did not know that his son had a "grudge in his heart".</b><p>Omar Mateen killed 49 people and wounded 53 more in the deadliest mass shooting in recent US history, before being shot dead by police.<p>Seddique Mateen said he did …

Bernie Sanders Just Nailed the Real Culprit Behind the Mass Shooting in Orlando

Early Sunday morning, a gunman walked into Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and opened fire. He was armed with "an assault-type rifle and …

Orlando killer appears to have been 'homegrown extremist'

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The gunman whose attack on a gay nightclub left 49 victims dead appears to have been a "homegrown extremist" who espoused …

Orlando nightclub shooting: How the attack unfolded

<b>A gunman opened fire at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, killing at least 49 people and injuring dozens before being shot dead by police. What do we know about what happened?</b><p>How the incident unfolded<p>The attack began at about 02:00 local time (06:00 GMT) on Sunday.<p>Pulse, which is one of the …

Orlando gay nightclub shooting: Who was Omar Mateen?

<b>Omar Mateen was a US citizen who had been known to the FBI since 2013.</b><p>He opened fire inside a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida in the early hours of Sunday, killing 49 people in the deadliest shooting in modern US history.<p>FBI officials say the 29-year-old, who was killed by police, appeared to …

The distinctive contributions of the Spanish engineer Ildefonso Cerdá (1815-1876) to the theory and practice of modern town planning have recently been reassess...

<b>Description:</b> Town Planning Review has been one of the world's leading journals of urban and regional planning since its foundation in 1910. With an …

Story of cities #19: Johannesburg's apartheid purge of vibrant Sophiatown

The bulldozers arrived in Sophiatown at five o’clock on the morning of 9 February, 1955. Behind them in the darkness, police commanders lined up with piles of paper – lists of names and addresses, eviction notices, and assignments to new plots in the Meadowlands suburb, 15 kilometres away on the …

South Africa

Story of cities #18: Vienna's 'wild settlers' kickstart a social housing revolution

Left homeless and destitute by war, the Austrian capital’s hordes of self-building settlers revealed the potential for an unprecedented reorganisation of urban society. Its impact is still felt today, in ‘Red Vienna’ and far beyond<p>The first world war only intensified housing problems in Vienna, a …

Housing

Story of cities #16: how the US-run Canal Zone divided Panama for a century

The creation of the trans-oceanic canal came at a heavy price for Panama – with thousands of workers dying, and the US-controlled Canal Zone generating an “apartheid” atmosphere that sparked deep unrest<p>When Vasco Nuñez de Balboa crossed the Panama isthmus on foot in 1513, he had little intention of …

Panama City

No Pain, No Gain! 5 Magazines to Get You Moving

Making that New Year’s resolution to exercise more is easy, but if you’re new to a routine it can feel daunting or get boring very quickly if you’re going at it alone. Fortunately, we’ve found a variety of exercise options as well as visual guides complete with videos and GIFs.<p>With these five …

5 Magazines that Explore the Future of Food

The latest innovations in the culinary world are making us think beyond just breakfast, lunch and dinner. Food started out as a necessity for survival. Now scientists, artists and chefs are working together to figure out new methods to feed the world and celebrate creativity with new dining …

How to Freeze Motion and Capture Shots That Pop

Since I started teaching photography around 7 years ago, one thing that I've often noticed is many of my students face difficulty executing shots to …

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Swarm of 1,000 Kilobots cooperates like an ant colony

Each individual Kilobot doesn't look like much: just a few centimetres in diameter, on three almost comical matchstick-like legs. Powered only by a pair of coin batteries, they move by vibrating, shuffling forward on those funny sticks.<p>The impressive part is what they can do together. In a swarm …

Robotics

Apple’s Retina MacBook Pros get updates with doubled RAM and slightly faster processors

Apple(s appl) updated its Retina MacBook Pro line on Tuesday, changing the processors in every model and adding a few new built-to order options. …

GARCIA VS. SALKA: Barclays Center Press Conference Feature

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Happy Birthday magic cake box

…. Today it is my Birthday ….<p>I did not get the time to make a Pinata, instead I make a surprise Birthday cake boxes.<p>That DIY is FUN, because you can …

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