Jay Bedford

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Cameron's Conservative party drops hostile tone to UKIP after vote losses

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservative party dropped its hostile tone towards the Eurosceptic UKIP party on Saturday after it lost over 200 seats in local elections and a survey suggested it would lose a national vote next year.<p>The leader of Britain's United Kingdom …

Why was Stonehenge built? The eight most popular theories

Was it a spiritual temple, burial ground or even built by aliens? There are many theories about Stonehenge's purpose but here are the most popular ones.<p><b>Giant concert venue</b><p>A university professor with an expertise in sound (and who also happened to be a part-time DJ) said that he believed Stonehenge …

7 Tech Logos Before They Became Iconic

<i>Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists.</i><p>Logos are an essential part of a brand’s identity. A great logo encapsulates the personality and promise of the business behind it.<p>Some of the world’s most ubiquitous …

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Ukraine reinstates conscription as crisis deepens

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1073000/1073439_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537300213_44e8903e3a65244d6c92bb492394ceac<p><b>Ukraine's acting President Olexander Turchynov has reinstated military conscription to deal with deteriorating security in the east of the country.</b><p>The …

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Germany's 'multigeneration houses' could solve two problems for Britain

In Pattensen, a small town of 13,000 just south of Hanover, pensioners play cards to the echoing tick-tock of a grandfather clock. It might be a melancholy scene – if it wasn't for the squeals of delight coming through the open door from the nursery on the next floor.<p>The nursery and the sitting …

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Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Trump: I mis-spoke over Russia election meddling<p>The US president has been under …

Nearly A Third Of Cambridge Students Have Been Sexually Assaulted, Shocking CUSU Report Finds

Nearly a third of Cambridge University students have been sexually assaulted, while more than a fifth feel unsafe during the evening, a shocking new …

A Turkish Journalist Is Going To Prison For Tweeting The Letter 'K'

But while a "k" amongst millennials in the United States can spark a miscommunication between lovers or friends, it can actually put you in prison in Turkey.<p>Just ask Önder Aytaç, a Turkish columnist for opposition newspaper Taraf.<p>Aytaç was sentenced to 10 months in prison Monday for 'insulting …

How UK ISPs have a chokehold on our internet access

Remember Pipex, Demon, BE internet and Wanadoo? These were just a few of the independent ISPs that bulked out the broadband market in the 90s and …

The liquid metal battery moves closer to launch with new $35M funding round

A new kind of battery for the power grid, made from liquid metal and developed at MIT, is getting ever closer to plugging into the power grid. On …

Desert dig uncovers huge Atari games dump

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1072000/1072273_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534443433_66a64057ceb55a855984764f88e90425<p><b>Video game archaeologists have found a cache of Atari games that were buried in the New Mexico desert 30 years ago.</b><p>Before now reports Atari had …

Slave girl who changed history

The remarkable relationship between an 18th century English judge and his cousin's illegitimate black daughter that lay at the heart of the abolition of slavery is to be turned into a film<p>Earlier this year, the film 12 Years A Slave — a searingly brutal account of the helplessness of 19th-century …