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Before declaring "Obama out," the president took a few jabs at his inner circle, as well as the candidates vying to replace him. President Barack Obama dropped the mic on his last White House Correspondents'
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The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer. Ten years of research
When the International Council on Clean Transportation began to look into discrepancies in the emissions of several Volkswagen diesel vehicles in early 2014, it was with the sincerest of intentions. Noting
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Volkswagen Auto Group (Volkswagen AG) has admitted to cheating on diesel emissions regulations for the past six years. The admission comes after independent investigations showed vehicles equipped with
An innate design sensibility shines through a furniture showroom when the proprietor and her family live upstairs. A clever design team brings a dash of Scandinavian style to a Danish executive’s flat
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At the launch of the new 2016 Volkswagen Passat in Brooklyn, New York, Volkswagen Group of America President and CEO Michael Horn spoke candidly about the automaker's TDI emissions debacle. Tonight's of
It was the best decision I ever made until I received earth-shattering news years later. I ghosted my boyfriend of five years without thinking twice. I disappeared from his life and never said good-bye.
No men allowed. In the grasslands of northern Kenya, there is a village where nearly 50 women and 200 children live without any men, Julie Bindel reports for the Guardian. Originally founded in 1990 by
She wanted out of her job as a copywriter at an advertising agency. And she didn't just want a new job. She wanted to quit and move to Paris and devote herself full-time to painting and writing. What MacLeod
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We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying. The
We just want to enjoy an outdoorsy getaway without having to forgo comforting amenities like mattresses, bathrooms and, in some cases, even kitchens and gourmet meals. No one is really sure where the "glamping"
Space: the final frontier for leafy greens. The first food grown and harvested in space—a crop of red lettuce—is about to be eaten by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The lettuce was
After falling in the 1990s, the number of poor people living in high-poverty areas has been growing fast. Half a century after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on poverty, the number of Americans
The Plate The watermelon, according to Australian chemist James Kennedy, may just possibly be the most unnatural fruit in the world. What Kennedy means is that the watermelon, in the hands of humans, been