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Ex-consultant to Iran's U.N. mission pleads guilty to U.S. charges

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former consultant to Iran’s mission to the United Nations pleaded guilty on Monday to charges that he filed a false tax return substantially understating how much he was paid and conspired to violating a U.S. sanctions law.<p>Ahmad Sheikhzadeh (C), a consultant to the Iranian …

Why Apple's iPhone 7 and iOS 10 Adoptions Are Soaring

Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are proving popular, according to new research.<p>After two weeks on store shelves, Apple’s iPhone 7 line has …

10 Ooh-La-La Kitchens

By Christine DeOrio<p>Photo: Emily Minton Redfield<p>What’s new in design for the home’s soulful center? No-fuss materials, clutter-free work spaces, and …

Kitchens

Tokyo 2020's Olympics pitch: Mario, Pac-Man and co.

In case you didn't notice, the Olympics is wrapping up in Rio, and sports fans now have an endure a whole three years and 11 months until the next one, which happens to be in Tokyo. Japan's Olympic committee decided to highlight that fact by transforming the country's Prime Minister into Mario …

Tokyo 2020

وزیر خارجه ترکیه: اتحادیه اروپا به جای کمک تهدید و تحقیرمان می‌کند

حق نشر عکس AP<p>یک ماه بعد از کودتای نافرجام ترکیه مولود چاوش‌اوغلو، وزیر امور خارجه این کشور، اتحادیه اروپا را متهم کرده که بعد از کودتا کشورش را تحقیر کرده است.<p>آقای چاوش‌اوغلو در مصاحبه با روزنامه بیلد آلمان گفت بعد از اقدام به کودتای اخیر، اتحادیه اروپا به جای کمک به ترکیه، راه تهدید و توهین را در …

The Incredible Shrinking Stock Market - Artemis

Artemis Vega Fund commentary for the month of December 2015, titled, “The Incredible Shrinking Stock Market.”<p>“We frontloaded a tremendous market …

There's a new Toyota Prius on the market, and no one should be surprised by its best feature

Over the past 20 years, the Toyota Prius has been the world's most successful "alternative"-fuel vehicle, largely because it doesn't depend on that fuel: electricity. Rather, it runs a gas-and-electric motor at the same time, most of the time, to maximize mpg's and minimize emissions.<p>Over 3 million …

Alfa Romeo

This Millennial Is Revolutionizing The Student Loan Industry (And His Company Just Raised Millions)

A new company based out of Austin, Texas is changing the way student loans are repaid while also showcasing some important lessons in entrepreneurship. Just this past February, Student Loan Genius raised $3 million in seed funding led by affiliates of Prudential and John Hancock. And looking at …

Personal Finance

This Search Engine Is Surprisingly Good at Predicting Elections

When it comes to online searches, Bing is a distant second to Google. But on Election Night, Microsoft’s search engine is the one to watch.<p>Bing has …

Trump's claim on tax audits baffles

There's no legal restriction preventing him from releasing his tax returns, even if he's being audited.<p>Donald Trump’s claim that he’s been subjected to a dozen years of IRS audits isn’t unusual for a billionaire businessman, but his claim that it's preventing him from releasing his tax returns sure …

Democratic sources: Clinton on track to win by 2 to 3 points

Tweets from https://twitter.com/politico/lists/team-politico<p>The race is still too close to call but sources in both the Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton camps see her winning by a tight but clear margin of two to three points -- barely surpassing the 50 percent threshold.<p>Martin O'Malley's support …

25 Twentysomething Women Told Cosmopolitan the Best Thing Guys Have Ever Done In Bed

"Lifted me up. Put those muscles to work."<p>What things do guys do that really get women off? We asked 25 twentysomething straight women about the best sex they've ever had.<p><b>1.</b> "He pushed me against the door, held me up and then threw me on a bed. While doing it, he held my hands up so I couldn't move …

This Startup Wants to Put a Bloomberg Terminal in the Pocket of Average Investors

The rapid rise of the information age has disrupted the functioning of traditional institutions.<p>The rapid rise of the information age has disrupted the functioning of traditional institutions. Internet connectivity, mobile devices, and information access have become an omnipresent fixture. It is …

How I Got The Shot: Katy Perry SBXLI Halftime Performance

As the players left the field for halftime, all photographers, including myself, were pushed far back to the edge of the field behind security …

‎Twitter on the App Store

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Apple Watch clocks the competition with 7 million in sales

The Apple Watch is dominating the smartwatch market.<p>Since its official launch on April 24, the Apple Watch has snagged a sizable lead with total worldwide shipments of almost 7 million units, research firm Canalys said Wednesday. That figure, covering just two quarters, was higher than the …

Europe and China sign pact to make 5G a reality before we’re all dead

The future never seems to get here fast enough. But now, Europe and China are hopefully going to shorten the wait time.<p>The European Commission and China today announced they have signed an agreement to cooperate on the development of 5G mobile networks. Following similar agreements with South Korea …

صفحه اول - BBC News فارسی

مهم‌ترین خبرها<p>مایک پومپئو، وزیرخارجه آمریکا طی کنفرانسی خبری اعلام کرد یک کارگروه ویژه در این وزارت خانه برای رسیدگی به مسایل ایران تشکیل شده است. برایان هوک رئیس این کارگروه معرفی شده است. برخی رسانه‌های آمریکا از او به عنوان یکی از مخالفان خروج از برجام یاد کرده‌اند.<p>آرتا فرانکلین، خواننده سرشناس …

Spotlight: Man of Many Editor-in-Chief Scott Purcell

<b>My name is</b> Scott Purcell and I’m the co-founder and editor of manofmany.com, a men’s gear blog focused on the latest in products, culture and style.<p><b>My love of</b> technology and the coolest products led us to start Man of Many. We are a giant wishlist of all the cool gear a guy could possibly want, and …

Social Media

LOL! BuzzFeed on Flipboard

The success of BuzzFeed, an Internet news and aggregation site which recently hit 30 million unique visitors per month, is a case study in the works for new media junkies. But for the average media consumer, it’s a great place to find out what’s going on and take the pulse of what’s happening on …

Los Angeles

تشدید اقدامات نظامی برای عقب راندن داعش از کردستان عراق

در حالیکه بغداد در مرکز عراق درگیر بحرانی سیاسی است، شعله های جنگی که گروه دولت اسلامی به راه انداخته هر روز بیشتر زبانه می کشد. در کنار ده‌ها هزار شیعه، حملات دولت اسلامی، اقلیتهای قومی ایزدی، مسیحی و ترکمان را هم در بدترین شرایط قرار داده و کشورهای خارجی را به واکنش واداشته. چاک هگل وزیر دفاع …

Google

Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

Headline News: CNN Comes to Flipboard

In 1980, in a former country club in Atlanta, Ted Turner launched America’s first 24-hour news channel. “We won’t be signing off until the world …

Everything You Wanted to Know About YouTube on Flipboard

Jenn de la Vega / June 25, 2012<p><i>YouTube has become the universal go-to-site for watching video content on the web. From revolutions in the Middle East</i> …

15 Tips For New iPad Owners

If you need a screenshot, whether it's to prove your high score in a new game or to send an important chart to the office, taking one is quick and easy. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button (on the top of the iPad, on the right-hand side) and the Home button at the same time. The screenshot will be …

Apps