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This is what life is like for young people born in the year 2000

Meet the young adults who never knew the 20th Century.<p>They are the people who were all born in the year 2000 -and that means this year, they will all …

Theresa May

Israeli court extends detention of Palestinian teen icon

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli military court has extended the detention of a Palestinian teen who has become a national hero after she was filmed kicking and slapping Israeli soldiers.<p>Ahed Tamimi, a blonde 17-year-old firebrand from the West Bank village of Nebi Saleh, was arrested last week by …

The 30 Best Red Carpet Fashion Moments of 2017

Usually, the best red carpet moments worth paying attention to happen twice a year: In the winter during awards season (the SAG Awards, Golden Globes, and Oscars all happen weeks apart) and at the end of the summer (think Emmys, MTV Video Music Awards, and American Music Awards.) But that shifted …

The 23 safest countries to live in the world

The amount of money a country has to its name was one of the key factors taken into account to measure prosperity, but the Legatum Institute took other issues into account, too, one being safety and security.<p>The index looked at data relating to 149 countries and produced a thorough ranking, based …

European Travel

8 Things You Should Do If You Just Can't Fall Asleep

Some nights you hit the sheets, and you just <i>know</i> your snooze will be lackluster. Maybe you're nervous about your interview tomorrow or are still simmering about the unresolved argument you had with your significant other. Or maybe, you stayed up a little too late watching <i>Supernatural</i> reruns on …

Japanese Police Are Spying on Muslims, Despite The Constitution

Kobe Mosque. Image by Flickr User Pete Ford. CC BY 2.0.Police in Tokyo have monitored the activities of Muslims in Japan, based on their religion …

Surveillance

Fasting slows the ageing process. Sounds unlikely? Here’s the science

A drug that slowed ageing and protected the body from diseases such as cancer would no doubt cause considerable excitement around the world. While there is no such miracle drug, there is a way to trigger these effects in the body without taking any medicine at all — simply by fasting. You probably …

Spain's Royal Family Through the Years

Take a look through photos tracking generations of Spanish royals as they celebrate births, weddings, and family from 1906 to today.<p>See generations of Spanish royals celebrate births, weddings, and family from 1906 to today.<p>King Alfonso XIII and Queen Ena<p>Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain, Prince …

Nation states have been the making of Europe

Brexit will mean the return of normal self-government to Britain – and it is <i>normal</i> in the modern world for nations to run their own affairs. Of course, as the Prime Minister noted yesterday, state rivalry has occasionally caused wars. However, democratic nation states were never a cause of war in …

Barack Obama is officially one of the most consequential presidents in American history

The utter failure of Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, and Donald Trump to pass a bill rolling back the Affordable Care Act makes one thing perfectly clear: love him or hate him, Barack Obama is one of the most consequential presidents in American history — and that he will be a particularly towering …

After Brexit we will negotiate a winning "British option" free trade deal with the EU

The UK government recently published two Command Papers as part of the Referendum Act assessing the options outside the EU and the leaving process. …

United Kingdom

The EU exists only to become a superstate. Britain has no place in it

For Britain, the issue in the coming European referendum is not Europe, with its great history, incomparable culture, and diverse peoples, but the European Union.<p>To confuse the two is both geographically and historically obtuse. European civilisation existed long before the coming of the EU, and …

‘Sanctions Are a Failure…Let’s Admit That’

From Iran to Russia, Africa, and North Korea, the Obama administration has long relied on financial sanctions as a preferred weapon against U.S. …

Economy

The most violent cities in the world: Latin America dominates list with 41 countries in top 50

Latin America holds the undesirable distinction of having the most cities on the Mexico Citizens Council for Public Security's annual ranking of the …

10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life

Psychologist, Author, Speaker<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The two biggest things people search for are simple: the desire to be happy and the desire to feel satisfied with life. To attain these goals and to achieve great satisfaction and personal satisfaction in your …

Self-improvement

The Reason You're Not Happy (And How To Fix It)

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>If only [blank], I would be truly happy.<p>We’ve all uttered that phrase at one point during our lives, right?<p>Whether we were kids hoping for that one Christmas present we really wanted or adults in search of that next promotion, we’re constantly in …

Happiness

The top memes and viral videos of 2014

<b>Roll up, roll up! It's that time again. A chance to reflect on the meme year that was.</b><p>You may remember that we did it in 2012 - the year of Gangnam Style - and again in 2013, when the Harlem Shake delighted everyone. For about five minutes.<p>Last year, you may remember my concern that marketing bods …

Viral

The Right Way to Get Rid of Earwax

Step away from the Q-tips.<p>Earwax is one of those bodily fluids that's usually out of sight and out of mind—that is, until you put a Q-tip into those ears and, well, you know. It's not pretty. But if you're self-conscious about the gunk in there, the last thing you should be doing is popping cotton …

Talk About Posh: Inside the Royals' Christmas Traditions

Source: Getty<p>Queen Elizabeth II has officially departed London to prepare for her Christmas break, so we thought it was a great time to take a look at how the royal family traditionally celebrates the holidays. Unfortunately for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, Christmas with …

Prince Harry

These 5 Things Will Make You Smarter

<b>1) Get rid of the distractions</b><p>You can’t multitask.<p>Via Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School:<p>To put it …

AppAdvice app now free (for a limited time)

Christmas is arriving early for app enthusiasts! That’s because the AppAdvice app, normally available to download from the App Store for $1.99, is …

How to See Lyrics on iPhone While Listening to Music

How you view lyrics on iPhone will vary depending on what music streaming service you use and how you decide to display lyrics. Apple Music in iOS 10 adds lyrics to songs but usually only popular songs, which means you may still want to use an app to add or view lyrics that can’t be displayed by …

iOS

The 12 best Android apps of 2014

Between the release of Android Lollipop, a slew of new cutting-edge handsets, and a brand new platform for smartwatches and wearables, 2014 was an …

Who’s Been Naughty and Nice in Politics?

Santa came to town and left a list of this year’s bad and good. Check it out (twice if you want).<p>It’s been a very busy year in America’s capital, and once again Santa has been making his list and checking it twice, deciding which of our favorite politico types have been naughty and which have been …

European leaders warn against too much economic pain on Russia

The<p>European Union's unanimous resolve to punish Russia for its aggression in Ukraine appeared to be cracking as French, German, Austrian and Italian leaders voiced concern at an alliance summit of inflicting too much pain on Moscow as its economy tumbles.<p>French President<p>Francois Hollandewas the …

Russia

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

Stomach fat, be gone!<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Clean eating and hitting the gym can help you reach your weight-loss goal, but you might find you have a little extra pooch around your midsection. Here are three things you can do to …