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Britain should leave EU if Europe does not change, says new UK Foreign Secretary

Britain should leave the European Union within two years if it cannot renegotiate its membership, says the new Foreign Secretary Phillip Hammond.<p>“If there is no change at all in the way Europe is governed, no change in the balance of competences between the nation states and the European Union, no …

Mixing Alcohol With Energy Drinks Makes Us Want To Drink More

Australian researchers found that young adults who consumed an energy drink mixed with alcohol had a small to moderate increase in their desire to keep drinking compared with people who drank alcohol alone.<p>"This is an important finding because it provides evidence of a mechanism through which …

Alcohol

Experimental Cocktail May Speed Up Cure Of Drug-Resistant TB

It's been a long time coming — nearly a half century. But the world is finally close to gaining a new weapon against a growing problem: drug-resistant tuberculosis.<p>Over the past few decades, TB has quietly evolved into dangerous forms that can't be stopped with traditional antibiotics. Now nearly a …

Russia Wants MH17 Probe Led By 'International Community', Not Ukraine

KUALA LUMPUR — Russia has called for the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 to be led by the "international community" and not Ukraine, its ambassador to Malaysia said on Tuesday.<p>"This situation is quite unique, the area is a war zone. I think the international community …

Russia

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

Good morning! Here's what people will be chatting about on Tuesday.<p><b>1. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached with Ukrainian separatists to recover the bodies of victims from the downed Malaysia Airlines passenger jet.</b> The bodies are on a train headed …

Airplanes

iPhones have a major security hole that Apple installed on purpose

If you use an iPhone or iPad, your photos, web history, and GPS logs are vulnerable to theft and surveillance via back-door protocols running on all iOS devices, according forensic scientist Jonathan Zdziarski, better known by the hacker moniker “NerveGas.”<p>In a security-conscious era, we’re used to …

Personal Data

Xiaomi unveils the iPhone-lookalike Mi 4

Powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and loaded with 3GB of RAM, the Android KitKat smartphone will debut in China.<p>BEIJING, China -- The design of Xiaomi's latest Mi 4 will seem very familiar to some. The company appears to have borrowed from the Apple playbook again -- the …

Mobile Technology

Airbnb member 'squatting' in Palm Springs apartment

An Airbnb host is considering legal action in a bid to remove a man she claims is squatting in her 600 square-foot Palm Springs apartment.<p>Cory Tschogl, 39, from California, agreed to rent her property to “Maksym”, an Airbnb member, for a total of 44 days, from May 25 until July 8, and says she …

'Recklessness and Rebellion': Meet The Cool Kids of South Korea

From Kid Nostalgia<br>Sungjin Park<p>1 of 14<p>Collared shirts, pleated skirts, awkward haircuts, and acne, all these are present in South Korean photographer …

MH17 bodies leave Ukraine rebel area and reach Kharkiv

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1095000/1095064_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524701280_5e16e420f18fe4937ec5c888bfd42b0d<p><b>A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysian airliner which crashed in Ukraine has arrived in the city of Kharkiv, outside rebel territory.</b><p>…

Airplanes

MH17: Further sanctions needed against Russia over Ukraine, says Baroness Ashton

Baroness Ashton says Russian President Vladimir Putin should do more to improve security situation in Ukraine following the downing of flight MH17<p>Europe's foreign policy chief Baroness Catherine Ashton said on Tuesday that the she expects the EU to take further steps against Russia over its …

Russia

Israel hits hundreds of targets in Gaza as soldier is confirmed missing

• Israeli soldier captured during intense battle in Shujai'iya • Palestinian death toll nears 600, with 27 Israeli soldiers killed • John Kerry to meet UN chief and Egyptian mediators in Cairo<p>Follow all the live developments here<p>Israel continued to pound Gaza overnight, including hitting 100 …

Russians fed conspiracy theories on Ukraine crash

MOSCOW (AP) — An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.<p>Russian news consumers are getting plenty of explanations for the downing of …