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Climate change protesters delay flights at Heathrow Airport

<b>(CNN) —</b> Climate change protesters, demonstrating against a possible third runway, caused delays Monday at London's Heathrow Airport.<p>"A group of people is currently staging a protest on the northern runway," Heathrow spokeswoman Rachel Betts said during the demonstration. "We are working closely …

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Professor Brian Cox tells Science Festival that time travel IS possible

‘Can you build a time machine? The answer is yes,’ professor Brian Cox revealed to an eager audience at the British Science Festival earlier this …

Nature’s quiet assassin: Astonishing pictures capture moment jaguar has reptile for lunch

<b>As the yacare caiman stares intently at the photographer lurking on a boat, it’s probably thinking of turning the human into lunch.</b><p>His complacency is …

Guide cover story: Twenty years after In Utero, Nirvana's importance hasn't diminished They're still the key inspiration for for angry young bands everywhere. Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic look back at their legacy http://t.gu.com/opZh7

Analyzing The Murdoch Divorce: Why Wendi May Not Go Quietly

Hong Kong gossip has it that the first time Wendi Deng met her future husband Rupert Murdoch, she accidentally-on-purpose spilled red wine on his trousers. Recounted by the Australian journalist Eric Ellis, the story is probably apocryphal, but it still captures something important: she is the sort …

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim's Plan To Expand His Telecom Empire Into Europe Runs Into Opposition

América Móvil’s offer to buy the remaining 70% stake of Dutch cell phone operator KPN for $9.6 billion (it already owns close to 30%) is being threatened by a powerful party. The KPN Foundation, an independent entity in the Netherlands that has the right to veto hostile takeovers, expressed concern …

China's Richest Man Is A Property Mogul Who Likes To Sing Folk Songs At Meetings

Wang was boosted to the number one spot when a June 30th filing revealed the worth of his company's retail and entertainment businesses.<p>A few things to know about Wang — he's 58, from western China near the border with Tibet, comes from a military family, and is known for singing Tibetan and …

Singapore's Newest Billionaire Made $2.1B Fortune From Nothing

Goh Cheng Liang is one of Singapore’s best-known and least-celebrated tycoons. He has neither featured in any rich lists nor ever talked to the press, save for a one-off interview in 1997. Yet some of Singapore’s most prominent landmarks, like the high profile hospital Mt. Elizabeth and the Liang …

JPMorgan ordered to pay Blavatnik $42.5m in damages

JPMorgan has been ordered to pay billionaire Leonard Blavatnik $42.5m (£27m) damages in relation to a soured investment in mortgage-backed securities.<p>Mr Blavatnik, who ranks 44th on Forbes list of billionaires, had sought to recover more than $100m due to JPMorgan's "alleged mismanagement" of his …

New York State

Sex or Respect, What Does a Man Need More? - Living Life With A Mission

I have been asked by countless married women to help their marriages by pointing out for them what a man needs the most from his wife. This has been …

Bridal Showers

The Week in Review: Rising Tensions in Syria

Inside Flipboard / August 30, 2013<p>Syria’s unstable and weak regime has created a two-year long turmoil, causing more than 100,000 casualties and …

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Take more control of your life

<b>By JAMES GITAU</b><p>I hope you had a great week and that you have continued to take more control of destructive emotions that could be impairing your …

Kenya

Board seeks higher milk producer price

Business<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>31/8/2013<p>In Summary<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Low milk prices offered to farmers by processors is to blame for the increase in …

Forestry

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 UK release date leaked as September 16 | Trusted Reviews

<b>The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 UK release date has been leaked, with the stylus hosting handset tipped to hit retailers just days after next week’s IFA</b> …

Phones

LG G Pad 8.3 revealed ahead of IFA, rolls out globally in Q4

Following up on its initial tease from earlier this week, LG has officially revealed the G Pad 8.3 ahead of IFA. The slate's positioned as the next step from its G2 smartphone, and the company claims it's the first eight-inch tablet with a 1920 x 1200 WUXGA (Widescreen Ultra Extended Graphics …

Earth life 'may have come from Mars'

<b>Life may have started on Mars before arriving on Earth, a major scientific conference has heard.</b><p>New research supports an idea that the Red Planet was a better place to kick-start biology billions of years ago than the early Earth was.<p>The evidence is based on how the first molecules necessary for …

Syria: it takes more courage to say there is nothing outsiders can do

The urge of much of Britain's political establishment to attack Syria is in retreat. The prime minister's eagerness to join an American bombing run on Damascus hit a humiliating reverse in the Commons on Thursday evening. The prime minister now appears to accept there will be no British …

Poverty saps mental capacity to deal with complex tasks, say scientists

Poor people spend so much mental energy on the immediate problems of paying bills and cutting costs that they are left with less capacity to deal with other complex but important tasks, including education, training or managing their time, suggests research published on Thursday.<p>The cognitive …

Put a lock on your bedroom door. Never let a child interrupt. Kiss your partner first. Andrew G Marshall's book, I Love You But You Always Put Me Last, argues that parents need to childproof their relationships, or lose them. We get some expert survival advice http://t.gu.com/opYiz Photograph: David Yeo for the Guardian

What is the universe made of? What is consciousness? The 20 big questions in science http://t.gu.com/oq7Fi