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Danish submarine owner claims journalist Kim Wall died when she was hit by hatch cover

Danish artist and inventor Peter Madsen has told a court that he disposed of the body of journalist Kim Wall in a state of “suicidal psychosis”, after a heavy hatch to the command tower in his home-built submarine UC3 Nautilus dropped onto her head and killed her.<p>In his first public statement since …

How To Install PPSSPP PlayStation Emulator On iOS 10 Without Jailbreak

Here's how to download and install PPSSPP PlayStation emulator IPA on iOS 10. No jailbreak is required for this to work on iPhone and iPad.<br>[ Continue …

Apollo astronauts are dying from diseases caused by space radiation

Florida State University Dean of the College of Human Sciences Michael Delp has detailed a sad reality affecting the Apollo astronauts: …

Apollo Missions

7 Foods That Pack More Iron Than a Serving of Red Meat

Because you can't live purely on hamburgers.<p>Sure, you might pump iron at the gym. But that’s not the only kind of iron your bod needs. Iron helps your red blood cells carry oxygen throughout your body, while also supporting immune function and cognitive performance, according to Lauren …

Twitter drops media and @name replies from 140-character limit

Well, that was quick. A week after <i>Bloomberg</i> reported that Twitter was getting ready to relax its rules for what counts against your 140-character limit, the company is confirming the move today. Soon, photos and video won't be included in that tally, freeing up more space for those witty quips. …

LAPD hacked into iPhone of slain wife of 'Shield' actor, documents show

Los Angeles police investigators obtained a method to open the lockediPhonebelonging to the slain wife of "The Shield" actorMichael Jace, according to court papers reviewed by The Times.<p>LAPD detectives found an alternative way to bypass the security features on the white iPhone 5S belonging to …

U.S. complains over Russian fighter intercept

<b>(CNN) —</b> After a Russian fighter jet intercepted a U.S. reconnaissance plane in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" earlier this week, the United States is complaining to Moscow about the incident.<p>On Tuesday, a U.S. RC-135U was flying over the Baltic Sea when it was intercepted by a Russian SU-27 …

Tax Credits Don’t Necessarily Boost College Attendance, Research Finds

The federal government spent $23 billion last year on tax credits to families paying for college. Despite the generous payout, the funds likely didn’t do much to boost college attendance, according to a new working paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research.

College & University

Web TV Arrives. Over The Top TV Is Here This Time.

If you have been thinking about cutting the cable cord, you had to look down a long dark alley of missing content and a lonely flatscreen TV. But a number of new services are now showing up to fill that gap and provide a true TV experience that could herald the arrival of the OTT - Over The Top - …

Miley Cyrus

How To Install SNES SiOS Emulator On iOS 8 Running On iPhone 6 / 6 Plus, Other Devices

Nintendo’s introduction of the Pokémon Trading Card Game for iOS earlier this week presented us with renewed hope that the gaming giant may finally …

8 Places That Showcase Atomic Age Archaeology for Tourists

Eight places tell the story of the nuclear era.<p>By some reckonings, the Cold War began in 1945 at Trinity Site, New Mexico, with the explosion of the first atomic bomb, and ended 41 years later at Chernobyl, where the meltdown of a nuclear reactor became a precipitating event of the Soviet Union's …

Gen Y bosses: entitled and out for themselves, study says

Like your new, young, manager?<p>If you said no, you've got lots of company.<p>Generation Y managers are widely perceived as entitled, and score significantly lower as hard-working team players in newly released research from EY, the global firm that includes Ernst & Young LLP.<p>That's especially striking …

Demographics

We Told You So: Birkenstocks Are Back as the Shoes of Summer 2013

Last year, we predicted this would be the summer of the Birkenstock—and guess what: They are everywhere! These comfy shoes have been embraced by fashion designers, editors, and even Hollywood celebs.<p>Why are Birkenstocks back in vogue, you ask? I think we can trace this trend back to the Celine show …

Two Odd Items About Running and Shoes

Mattress springs in running shoes, running economy in high heels.<p>Less heel-to-toe drop in running shoes is likely to be one of the main consequences of the last few years' minimalism movement. Two recent, unrelated items spring more from the opposite end of the zero-drop spectrum.<p>First, a British …

Sales of Minimalist Shoes Plummet

Industry watcher says minimalist trend is over.<p>Sales of minimalist shoes declined more than 10% in the first quarter of 2013, according to data from industry watcher SportsOneSource.<p>That development is in contrast to SportsOneSource's quarterly reports of the last few years, in which the minimalist …

Hearst Magazines

These shoes were made for charging: The footwear that can power up your iPhone as you walk

• U.S. students have developed PediPower shoes that use the foot's movement to harness and store electricity for a mobile phone<br>• It is hoped that the …

Running Shoes 2.0 - Can Swiss Technology Make You Faster, Reduce Injuries?

Running shoes have changed a lot in recent years, but this is much different.<p>There has been a big trend across the industry towards more minimalist shoes with less underfoot, fueled by advocates of a more “natural” style of running. Whether called barefoot running, chi running, natural running, …

Seamless Running Shoe Inspired By The Sports Bra [Pics]

SpeedForm by Under Armour is stitch-free and made from one piece of material.<p>Sports brand Under Armour has a new shoe called SpeedForm, which was …

3 Super Easy Ways To Deodorize Your Stinky Shoes

There's no denying it's hot out there. And our sneakers and heels are feeling the heat the most right now, which means it's time to deodorize those shoes. No, it's not exactly glamorous, be it must be done. Luckily, we found three easy ways to get the stink out.<p>According to Lifestyle Lounge, …

6 Tips to Make Your Running Shoes Last Longer

It's important to replace your running shoes every 300 to 400 miles, but getting new shoes every couple of months can get expensive. But the better …

Asics Releases Retro Shoe: The California

The original ’78 model designed for beginner runners is now a fashion statement.<p>Onitsuka Tiger — a shoe brand made famous in part by the iconic cover image of Jim Fixx’s classic <i>The Complete Book of Running</i> — has just released a revamped model of a shoe called The California.<p>The original California …

Should New Runners Focus on Pronation When Buying Shoes?

Study: No increased injuries in pronating new runners wearing neutral shoes.<p>When new runners go to buy shoes, it's common for running store employees to assess their degree of pronation, or how much their feet roll in after landing. The employees then recommend shoes based on the amount of …