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Inside the Lego factory in Billund, Denmark - in pictures

The Guardian was given exclusive access to the the heart of the Lego empire to see how the Danish company produces the enduring plastic building blocks<p><i>Photographs by Alicia Canter for the Guardian</i>

This guy discovered that dry cleaning could prevent terrorism in Somalia

Mohamed Ali is a young Somali American with a mission to help youth in Somalia steer clear of extremist groups.<p>Ali was born in Mogadishu, but when he was 10, as Somalia was grappling with a civil war, he and his family left for Canada. They finally settled in the US.<p>Ali attended Ohio State …

Shovel gangs’ hearty food now Shanghai cuisine

Basic Shanghai cooking — oily, sugary and soy sauce-drenched — is said to have originated in Pudong’s Sanlin Town with “shovel gang” traveling cooks. …

Food & Dining

An Unholy Alliance Is Forcing Veterans To Pay For 12 Years Of War

In doing so, it was given aid and comfort by knowledge-starved pundits, axe-grinding editorial boards, and self-anointed armchair analysts everywhere, as it left the military and veteran community standing with their jaws on the ground in despairing disbelief. Exploiting pressure to strike a budget …

Meet the Man Who Made Your Halloween Sexy

Photo: Courtesy of Yandy.com<p>Sexy Halloween costumes have been mocked, analyzed, bemoaned and bought with equal amounts of vigor every Halloween for the past decade or so, but whether or not you choose to partake, the question remains—<i>Who</i> thinks of this stuff? Since 2006, the answer to that question …

'I Was Very Shocked,' Says Driver Ticketed For Wearing Google Glass

The Google Glass is a hands-free device, but that didn't stop a California driver from getting a ticket for wearing the headset during a traffic stop this week. Cecilia Abadie, who's in Google's Explorer program of people testing Glass before its official launch, got a ticket for speeding — and for …

'Mexico's war on drugs is one big lie'

During January 2011, Anabel Hernández's extended family held a party at a favourite cafe in the north of Mexico City. The gathering was to celebrate the birthday of Anabel's niece. As one of the country's leading journalists who rarely allows herself time off, she was especially happy because "the …