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7. The Transition Between Episode VII & Episode VIII Is Intended To Be "Seamless"

For those who are worried that Episode VIII might wind up feeling "different" from its predecessor due to the change in director between films, don't …

Wife uses Find My iPhone to locate her husband's body after he is murdered

A woman in Texas, US used Apple's Find My iPhone app to track down the body of her husband after he didn't come home one night and the app revealed …

Rafa Benitez and Jose Mourinho: An imaginary WhatsApp chat between the great out-of-work managerial minds

The recently departed Real Madrid and Chelsea managers share a late-night bonding session on their phones (as imagined by Jonathan Liew)<p><i>Imagined by Jonathan Liew</i>

5 Expert Predictions for the Global Economy in 2016

From instability in Greece to energy technology, the stories to watch this year<p>The world will face economic challenges on multiple fronts in 2016. As the U.S. Federal Reserve begins its monetary tightening, Europe is struggling to manage migrant and debt crises, China’s financial stability is in …

Economics

Why the Star Wars fan theories about Rey need to be wrong

<i>Note: Spoilers for</i> Star Wars: The Force Awakens <i>ahead.</i><p>Of all the many successes <i>Episode VII</i> has going for it — including wiping away the stain of the prequel trilogy — Rey stands out as the film's greatest achievement. She's awesome; she defeated a powerful Dark Jedi in single combat without an iota …

Never mind the polls: the old albums we loved revisiting in 2015

Music,2015 in review,Pop and rock,Simple Minds,Public Enemy,The Lemonheads,Disco,Soul,Americana,Culture,Dance music,Electronic music<p>From Simple Minds to Public Enemy, here are the albums our writers turned to when they’d had enough of new releases<p>One of the occupational hazards of writing about …

Details on The Vision's Role in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR Revealed

How I sold everything to start a business from scratch while I travel the world

I held the key to the U-Haul in my hands.<p>It was the only key I had left after I returned my apartment key to the landlord and sold my car. That was the first of many moments I would have over the next few months in which I asked myself, What were you thinking?<p>I was moving to a tropical island to …

Entrepreneurship

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: J.J. Abrams explains the deleted scenes

All year long, <i>Star Wars</i> fans have been obsessing over trailers, behind-the-scenes clips, and first look images like they were frames from the …

I can't shake this totally believable theory about the new 'Star Wars' villain

<b>Warning: There are spoilers ahead if you haven't seen "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."</b><p>There's still a lot we don't know about after seeing the new "Star Wars" movie. One of the biggest mysteries surrounds the new villain, Supreme Leader Snoke.<p>Since the moment I saw the character on screen, I've only …

Star Wars

The Biggest Mystery of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’: Who Are Rey’s Parents?

Major spoilers forStar Wars: The Force Awakens follow, read at your own risk!<p>One of the most compelling questions left lingering at the conclusion of</i> …

J.J. Abrams Explains Kylo Ren's Ties to the Dark Side

Seven surprising things you never knew about Beethoven

To celebrate the 245th anniversary of the great composer’s birth (marked by this morning’s Google doodle), here are 7 things you never knew about Ludwig van Beethoven<p>1. We don’t actually know when he was born<p>There is no reliable record of Beethoven’s birth-date. His birthday is usually celebrated …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. These are the 10 candidates most likely to replace Marissa Mayer if she leaves Yahoo.</b> Analysts at SunTrust have drawn up a shortlist that includes former Yahoo interim CEO Ross Levinsohn and CBS Interactive CEO Jim Lanzone.<p><b>2. Here's what the logos for Amazon, Levi's, HBO Go, and more would say</b> …

A bunch of beautiful new 'Star Wars' posters were just released

If you can't wait for the new "Star Wars" movie to come out December 18, a bunch of new posters for the movie were just released online.<p>We've spotted five so far, but they include the main cast ranging from Harrison Ford as Han Solo to Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia.<p>We'll update this post with …

Posters

This Photoshop Tutorial Will Show You How To Soften Harsh Shadows In Black And White Portraits

We photographers all strive for the perfect light. It is normal to aim for perfection, however, the light that we usually imagine in our heads is …

27 of the strangest world records ever set

People will do some pretty crazy things to get in the record books.<p>Though some world-record holders are physical anomalies — like the world's tallest person, or the shortest— the Guinness Book of World Records is filled with some incredibly strange attempts.<p>There's the people who set a record for …

World Records

Revealed: Your club's Premier League graveyard - Telegraph

Rugby World Cup 2015: Japan falling in love with the sport as Brave Blossoms aim for quarter-finals

Eddie Jones' side have captured the imagination of the public back home, and they could stil make the last eight if results go their way this weekend<p>Japan is fast being heralded as the land of the rising scrum. From Kobe to Kyoto, from Shizuoka to Sapporo, all eyes on Sunday will be trained …

9 incredible photos of an eerie ship graveyard in the middle of the Uzbekistan desert

The Moynaq Ship Graveyard is literally a ghost town in the middle of the desert.<p>It was once a busy Soviet fishing port on the Aral Sea — once one of the four largest lakes in the world — but today, nothing but desert remains.<p>Let's take a closer look and see how these ships came to be stranded in …

Cemeteries

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Watch PewDiePie on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ right here

YouTube’s biggest superstar appeared on television last night. For those who don’t know, television is a magic box that spits out light and sounds of reality shows your mom watches.<p>The game-playing, nonsense-screaming PewDiePie has 39 million YouTube subscribers, and last night he decided to grace</i> …

8 things you should ask for on your next flight

They say there's no such thing as a stupid question, and this rings especially true on flights, which feature a variety of free items passengers can snag, as long as they know to ask.<p>A Reddit thread recently asked flight attendants about secret perks passengers should be taking advantage of on …

Air Travel