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Alfred Hitchcock’s shelved Holocaust documentary cannot be denied

In April 1945, the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force ordered that footage shot by combat and newsreel cameramen during the liberation of Occupied Europe be aggregated into a documentary film that would be shown to the German prisoners of war as irrefutable proof of what had occurred …

World History

Movie News: Movie Reviews, Trailers, Photos | EW.com

Ludacris Wins Full Custody of Daughter Cai

Ludacris just got some very good news.<p>The rapper-actor – whose legal name is Chris Bridges – had been engaged in a court battle with Tamika Fuller …

Empire Recap: Cookie Continues to Pull Everyone's Strings and Hakeem's Oedipal Complex Is Exposed

Wednesday’s episode of <i>Empire</i> saw a kinder, gentler Cookie Taraji P. Henson – but only because she was successfully playing with everyone’s strings …

Watch Amal Clooney Eloquently Argue Her Case in Armenian Genocide Hearing

Amal Clooney laid her case before the European Court of Human Rights on Wednesday against a Turkish politician who denied the 1915 Armenian …

Amal Clooney

Lil Wayne Sues Cash Money for $51 Million

The rapper also hopes to end contract with label and requests joint right to everything released via Young Money<p>Lil Wayne is suing Cash Money with …

Suge Knight Sought by Police in Fatal Hit-and-Run

The former Death Row exec reportedly ran over a friend on the Compton set of a promotional shoot for the N.W.A. biopic 'Straight Outta Compton'<p>Suge …

Convicted drug dealer charged in murder of Hollywood executive | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A convicted drug dealer was charged on Thursday with the murder of a Hollywood studio executive who went missing under mysterious circumstances in 2012 only to have his remains found in the California desert last year.<p>John Lenzie Creech, 42, who is already serving an …

Crime

Wrongfully convicted Connecticut man awarded $6 million compensation | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Connecticut man who spent 21 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of rape and murder was awarded $6 million on Thursday in the first such payout by the state.<p>Kenneth Ireland, who was found guilty at age 18 of raping and murdering a woman, was released in 2009 …

Compensation

Texas executes convicted killer with IQ of 67

A Texas inmate who had been described as intellectually disabled by civil rights advocates was put to death Thursday, officials said.<p>Robert Ladd, 57, was pronounced dead at 7:02 p.m. at Texas State Penitentiary in Huntsville, according to a spokeswoman for the state Department of Criminal …

Mexico City

As sunset deadline passes fate of ISIS captives up in the air

<b>(CNN) —</b> As the sun set Thursday in the Middle East, did two ISIS captives -- one a Jordanian pilot, the other a Japanese journalist -- fall with it?<p>That was the question following a new message, purportedly from the terrorist group, that pushed Jordan to bring convicted terrorist Sajida al-Rishawi …

Military Aircraft

Will Betelgeuse explode someday?

Yes, it will. Someday the star Betelgeuse will run out of fuel, collapse under its own weight, and then rebound in a spectacular supernova explosion. …

Why Mars has 2 wildly different hemispheres - Futurity

A 3D simulation offers a new explanation for how the Red Planet came to have two dramatically different hemispheres.

Mars

Three Body Hacks You Shouldn't Try At Home

Leave these self-improvement tricks to the professionals<p>To improve themselves, a growing number of people are going beyond meditation or exercise. These brave pioneers are trying to hack their bodies with bacteria, special diets, and even electrical zaps.<p>1. Smell Better<p>Humans don’t stink—it’s the …

Missing links in the consciousness debate

Reading Oliver Burkeman (The I in mind, 21 January) I was surprised to discover that many scientists deny there’s such a thing as consciousness. They should read Mary Midgley’s Are You an Illusion?, I thought. I liked Philip Goff’s response (Letters, 29 January), but now I wonder, why do academics …

Consciousness

Jumping DNA and the Evolution of Pregnancy

About a decade ago, Vincent Lynch emailed Frank Grutzner to ask for a tissue sample from a pregnant platypus. He got a polite brush-off instead.<p>Then, around eight years later, Grutzner got back in touch. His team had collected tissues from a platypus that had been killed by someone’s dog. They had …