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'Suicide Squad' director comments on reshoot rumors

Fresh off the debut of a new trailer for <i>Suicide Squad</i>, director David Ayer hit Twitter early Monday morning to comment on the reports that his film …

DC Comics

Beta cells from love handles

Researchers at ETH Zurich have managed to use a synthetic genetic program to instruct stem cells taken from fatty tissue to become cells that are …

Lady Woodward has died in Los Angeles after a ‘short but fierce battle’ with cancer<p>Tom Jones’s wife Melinda Rose Woodward has died from cancer.<p>Jones had been married to Lady Woodward for 59 years. The pair had known each other from childhood and began dating at 15. She opted to stay out of the …

Buckingham Palace

Chinese Grand Prix 2016: 5 Key Talking Points Ahead of Shanghai Race

McLaren will take three race-ready drivers to Formula One's 2016 Chinese Grand Prix amid continuing uncertainty over Fernando Alonso's fitness to drive.<p>Stoffel Vandoorne was drafted in as a last-minute replacement to partner Jenson Button at the Bahrain Grand Prix on April 3. The Belgian will …

Motor Racing

Leading Israeli Principal Warns Annual Trip to Concentration Camps Fuel Extreme Nationalism

For decades, tens of thousands of Israeli teens have been taking part in a school trip deemed a ‘rite of passage’ marking the end of their high …

Atlantis, The Palm: Dubai's super-luxury hotel, but does it really make sense?

The 'Atlantis' is a 1539-room mega-resort that submerges guests in the mythology of a lost city.<p>The near vertical plunge on the 'Leap of Faith' …

Water Parks

Inside 'Can I Eat That?' a Whimsical New Children's Book

For generations, children's book authors — attuned to the picky habits of toddlers — have tackled the subject of eating. From <i>Green Eggs and Ham</i> to <i>Seriously, You Have to Eat</i>, writers have employed oddball humor and tales of heroic feats to encourage children to taste the unfamiliar. Food critic (and …

A New Clip Of "Captain America: Civil War" Is Here And It's Badass

The clip, showing the Avengers in action, debuted Sunday at the MTV Movie Awards.

The GOP vs. the pursuit of knowledge: Inside the Republican crusade against science

Republicans have increasingly not just alienated scientists, but have even worked to destroy their field<p>Why are scientists so much more likely to identify as Democrats? While there are many explanations for why scientists reject the Republican party, we propose a rather simple one: Scientists have …

Google axes free Fiber option in Kansas City

Google's fiber-optic broadband service, Google Fiber, has grabbed headlines for offering gigabit Internet for as low as $70 per month, but it also …

Kansas City

Analysis: Iran nuclear deal puts US in bind amid criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is in a bind. Between Iran and a hard place.<p>As it seeks to implement, preserve and strengthen the landmark …

Seoul: Senior North Korea military officer defects to South

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A colonel from North Korea's military spy agency fled to South Korea last year in an unusual case of a senior-level …

Tintin's newest adventure: Flying on Brussels Airlines | CNN Travel

How to Develop Your Tea-Tasting Palate

<i>Welcome back to Tea for Everyone, an occasional series about digging seriously into the wonderful world of tea, minus the tall tales and pretension. If you're just joining in, take a look at our introduction to getting into tea, a foray into tea styles around the world, and this handy guide to</i> …

If you remember this story, another memory will die off

Remembering makes us forget as the process of recall actually causes people to lose other memories<p>Remembering makes us forget as the process of recall actually causes people to lose other memories, a study has found.<p>Researchers at Birmingham University and the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences unit …

Removing U.S. oil ban would create jobs beyond drilling: report | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lifting a 40-year-old U.S. ban on crude exports would create a wide range of jobs in the oil drilling supply chain and broader economy even in states that produce little or no oil, according to a report released on Tuesday.<p>Mody Torres (L) and Josh Anderson of Select Energy …