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US judge orders end to 43-year solitary confinement

A US judge has ordered the release of a Louisiana jail inmate who has spent more than 40 years in solitary confinement.<p>The last of the Angola Three inmates, Albert Woodfox, 68, whose decades in solitary confinement drew international condemnation and became the subject of two documentaries, was …

A Glimpse at Flipboard for Apple Watch

Everyone’s been talking about the Apple Watch. What a beautiful piece of technology! Flipboard for Apple Watch is ready and will be available when the wearable device starts to ship tomorrow. Here’s a peek of what we have in store:<p>On the Apple Watch, Flipboard will show you your top 10 stories …

Chicken breasts: easy, stylish dinner recipes

Chicken breasts are quick to cook and extremely versatile. Here we share our favourite recipes<p>Chicken breasts hold a peculiar power over us Brits. Many food lovers will roll their eyes at being served them: this part of the bird can be less flavourful than meat on the bone, and they are all too …

Apple news as it happens

Hot News<p>Subscribe to our newsletter:<p>Should Apple ban users from trolling iTunes app pages and leaving fake reviews?<p>With over one million apps in …

Drone warfare: life on the new frontline

Safely ensconced behind flickering computer screens, military personnel are waging war in lands thousands of miles away. But is there a hidden human cost to remote-controlled combat?<p>Just a three-hour drive from Washington DC on the scenic Virginia coast, Langley Air Force Base is home to one of the …

Military

Activists warn of end of Christian presence in Middle East as Isis seizes 90 Assyrians

Islamic State militants kidnapped 90 Christians in north-east Syria as the jihadis retreated in the face of a Kurdish counter-offensive, a monitoring group has said.<p>The reported kidnappings are the latest blow to the ancient Christian presence in the region, heightening insecurity after a video was …

Middle East

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The Lean Muscle Diet

Ignore the trendy, complex diet plans designed to shrink your wallet and not your gut. To build the body you've always wanted, live like you already have it<p>When men set out to lose weight, they usually start at the wrong place. They pick a popular diet; <i>any</i> diet, it doesn't matter which one. Most …

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A First Review of the $40 Yongnuo 50mm f/1.8 ‘Nifty Fifty’ Clone

I will be the first to admit that I am not a street photographer, not a wedding photographer, and don’t generally shoot in low light, but I wanted to …

Is It Okay to Eat Past 8 p.m.?

Nutritionists weigh in on this long-debated weight loss rule<p>You finished dinner two hours ago. You're hopping in the hay soon, but your brain and …

Bank of America to pay nearly $17 billion in settlement

Unusual renewables: bacon-powered motorbikes and cars run on chocolate

According to the food company, Hormel, it takes one pound of bacon grease to produce one gallon of fuel (4.5 litres), which can cover between 75 and 100 miles on a motorbike. The Minnesota-based business has recently collaborated with a biodiesel firm to build the world’s first motorbike fuelled by …

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iOS 7's Activation Lock Feature Helping Reduce iPhone Theft in Three Major Cities

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced today that Apple's Activation Lock feature in iOS 7 has led to a "significant" reduction of iPhone-related theft in New York, London, and San Francisco, reports <i>The New York Times</i>.<p>Measuring crime after Apple introduced Activation Lock alongside …

Google tells users incoming and outgoing emails are scanned for ad targeting purposes

Google has updated its terms of service, explaining to users that their incoming and outgoing emails are automatically analysed by software to create …

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US Government Cedes Control Of The Internet

The US government is to give up control of the administration of the internet, handing over responsibility for the IP numbering network and domain name system (DNS) to the global community.<p>Since 1998, under a contract with the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information …

Mussolini grand-daughter's husband in prostitution probe

A scandal over schoolgirls selling themselves for sex in Rome broadens to include the husband of Alessandra Mussolini, the grand-daughter of 'Il Duce'<p>The grand-daughter of Benito Mussolini, Italy’s fascist leader, has been unwittingly caught up in an underage prostitution scandal that has shocked …

Syria crisis: Number of children in need doubles to 5.5 million

<b>The number of Syrian children in need has more than doubled in the past year to 5.5 million, the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) says.</b><p>Up to a million are living under siege and in areas that the agency and other humanitarian organisations cannot access, according to a new report.<p>Children in …

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David Cross & "Chicken Pot...Chicken Pot...Chicken Pot Pie!"

Okay, so I know <i>Just Shoot Me</i> can’t really be considered a television classic (even though it had George Segal, Wendie Malick, David Spade and Kit …

Q & A: How Can I Turn Exercise Into a Permanent Habit?

How to make sweating it out second nature<p><b>The question:</b> “I keep hearing that making exercise a habit is the best way to stick with it. But how do I actually <i>do</i> that?”<p><b>The expert:</b> Greg Justice, an exercise physiologist and author of <i>Mind Your Own Fitness</i><p><b>The answer:</b> There isn't a magical way to do it, or …

Exercise

Download 15,000+ Free Golden Age Comics from the Digital Comic Museum

The Digital Comic Museum offers free access to hundreds of pre-1959 comic books, uploaded by users who often offer historical research and commentary …