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Philippines readies itself for Typhoon Koppu

A powerful typhoon is likely to hit and linger over northern Philippines for many days, authorities have warned. Scores of people have been evacuated …

30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success | Inc.com

Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily habits that help them get ahead in business and life.<p>1. Try one new …

List-Worthy

Russian Cosmonaut Returns From Record-Breaking Space Mission

Cosmonaut Gennady Padalka's safe return from months aboard the International Space Station has put him in the record books for spending more time in space than any other human — the equivalent of nearly two and a half years on five different flights.<p>Padalka, whose latest 168-day stay on the ISS …

Space Science

Sony Xperia M5 launches in India today

The Sony Xperia M5, which was unveiled at the beginning of last month, is heading to India and Hong Kong today, according to Sony’s social media accounts. The ‘super mid-range’ smartphone arrives with a Rs. 37,990 (HK$ 3,698, £372, €512, $572) price tag, which might prove to be a tough sell against …

Mobile Technology

This Sunglasses Brand Is Coming to the Rescue of Asian Faces Everywhere

Never let your sunglasses slide down your nose again.<p>It's a frustration anyone with high cheekbones and a low nose bridge will understand: Sunglasses never seem to fit. They slide down the nose and sit too tight on the cheeks, leaving you with smudged lenses and a tendency to keep pushing your …

21 Juicy Burger Recipes for Your July 4th Cookout

A great burger with a charred crust and a juicy, savory interior is a cornerstone of summer's best cookouts. It doesn't hurt that it's also one of those crowd-pleasing foods that's easy to make in bulk. Unfortunately, a lot of impromptu burgers wind up dry, flavorless, overcooked, and all-around …

North Korea Has Found The Cure For AIDS, Ebola, Cancer, And Bird Flu

It’s a miracle! Just kidding, it’s propaganda.<p>Great news, guys. A company in North Korea has developed a cure for everything.<p>North Korea’s state-run news agency is reporting that Kumdang-2, a type of ginseng grown in “rare-earth molecular fertilizer” can “prevent different malignant epidemics.” The …

North Korea

In pictures: Never before seen photographs from World War One frontline

Remembrance Day

The Week in Review: Typhoon Haiyan Takes Its Toll

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p>Nearly a week after Typhoon Haiyan swept through the Philippines, the local government is still struggling to …

High anxiety? It could give you a stroke, study finds

It may not be the best time to point this out, what with the looming stress of the holidays, but new research finds that all that anxiety you feel now and the rest of the year — well, it just might give you a stroke.<p>Sorry, but it’s true, at least according to the first-ever study that looks at how …

Long-Awaited Report Largely Clears Secret Service of 'Culture' Problem

A long-awaited report on the Secret Service, which was rocked by a prostitution scandal last year, concluded that the agency does not breed a culture …

Uganda passes draconian anti-gay law

Law condemned when it was first introduced in parliament in 2010 threatens gay people with life imprisonment<p>Ugandan politicians have passed an anti-gay law that punishes "aggravated homosexuality" with life imprisonment.<p>The bill drew wide condemnation when it was first introduced in 2010 and …

Sacked US General Michael Carey 'drank on Russia trip'

<b>The general in charge of the US Air Force's long-range nuclear missiles was sacked for conduct "unbecoming of a gentleman" during a work trip to Russia in July, a report says.</b><p>The newly declassified document says Maj Gen Michael Carey drank too much and met "suspect" foreign women.<p>He could not …

Military

FuelME : A Messenger Bag for Bodybuilders or Fitness Trainers

<b>FuelME</b> is an elegant solution for bodybuilders and fitness trainers to carry their meals. Capable of holding 3-6 meals and designed to keep them …