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One of CNN's aviation experts thinks Putin stole missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

Wise has discussed his theory on his blog, published the details in a 95-page Kindle single, and written about it for New York Magazine.<p>In short, he thinks that the plane landed on a remote runway in Kazakhstan and might be part of a larger plot Russia orchestrated but has yet to fully play …

Are You The 'Family Bank'?

ALMOST EVERY FAMILY HAS ONE: the person family members call on when money is tight and they need a helping hand. The more financially responsible you are, the more likely you are to be considered "the family bank," according to a recent study conducted by Merrill Lynch in partnership with Age Wave. …

Al-Qaida planning kamikaze attacks on ships in Mediterranean, cables claim

Leaked document from Russian intelligence agency claims north African branch wants to extend its range to Europe with marine unit<p>Al-Qaida has developed a seaborne unit to attack targets around the Mediterranean, according to a confidential report from Russian intelligence, one of a cache of secret …

North Africa

The invisible downside of cheating in life

People who take shortcuts can trick themselves into believing they are smarter than they are, says Tom Stafford, and it comes back to bite them.<p>Honesty may be the best policy, but lying has its merits – even when we are deceiving ourselves. Numerous studies have shown that those who are practised …

Psychology

Media Matters: 'All hands on deck' for Bill O'Reilly

David Brock has spent more than a decade trying to bring down Bill O'Reilly.<p>When Brock launched Media Matters for America in 2004, the liberal watchdog gave O'Reilly its "Misinformer of the Year" award. Six years later, it made Fox News its chief preoccupation, launching what Brock described as an …

Canada Won't Take 'No' For an Answer on Keystone XL

Although Barack Obama issued an immediate veto of legislation from Congress that would have forced approval of the long-debated and highly contentious Keystone XL pipeline, the American president still needs to give the project — vehemently opposed by his core constituency but favored by the …

Portraits of Households Around the US Explore the Universal Spirit of Family

All families are different, but at the same time, they're connected by the universal bonds of love and kinship. For the past few years, New York-based photographer Michele Crowe has explored this concept through her portrait series <i>The Universal Family</i>, which features diverse imagery of families …

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