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Breaking News: Should drinking alcohol during pregnancy be a crime?
Posted by: Robert Myles SelectMedia

Manchester :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-02-06 06:04:57 -0800 | health-news

Do women who drink alcohol when pregnant commit a crime? That’s the question posed in a case that’s gone to appeal in the UK courts involving the rights of a 6-year-old child, whose health, lawyers claim, was damaged as a...
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Breaking News: Wi-Fi virus that spreads like common cold
Posted by: Kerry Butters

Liverpool :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-02-28 08:12:55 -0800 | technology-news

Researchers in Liverpool have developed a computer virus that spreads via Wi-Fi like the “common cold.” Now, when nearly every home has wireless Internet, it means that the virus can go from network to network exploiting weaknesses. The virus, once...
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Breaking News: UK finally pardons WWII hero Alan Turing,  convicted of homosexuality in 1952
Posted by: Robert Myles

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-12-27 14:00:15 -0800 | disasters-news

British mathematician Alan Turing [Unlink], whose mathematical work was decisive in breaking the Nazi Enigma codes during World War II, was granted a posthumous royal pardon Tuesday, Dec. 24. The pardon came more than 60 years after one of Britain’s...
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Breaking News: Are you a video-game junkie? Carry on; playing extends life expectancy, says study
Posted by: VeronicaS

Edinburgh :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-01-13 21:35:58 -0800 | technology-news

Game developer Jane McGonigal gave a TED presentation in Edinburgh, Scotland, in June 2012 on playing games and the connection to extending your life expectancy. Yes, I know it sounds crazy, for we have always heard that playing games, especially...
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Breaking News: The end of days — astronomers solve riddle of celestial archaeology
Posted by: Robert Myles

Leicester :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-27 06:56:27 -0700 | technology-news

New research from an international team of astronomers from the University of Leicester in the UK and the University of Arizona sheds light on how stars that have reached the end of their useful life and collapsed in on themselves...
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Breaking News: Bad eyesight? Blame your smartphone
Posted by: Kerry Butters

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-31 11:19:13 -0700 | technology-news

Opticians claim that prolific smartphone use increases users’ risks of eye damage. This is apparently due to overexposure to light that could cause long-term eye problems. Medical professionals have warned that overuse of phones, tablets, computers, and HD television screens...
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Breaking News: 4,000-year-old tablet says Noah's Ark existed, provides details of design
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-02-21 18:10:40 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

New evidence has been found that suggests the existence of Noah’s Ark, the boat that carried a pair of all living animals and a few humans and saved them from a devastating flood. A 4,000-year-old clay tablet unearthed from ancient...
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Breaking News: Conrad Murray interview shares intimate details of Michael Jackson's medical care
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-11-28 12:12:47 -0800 | entertainment-news

Opinion Conrad Murray, the physician who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the untimely death of pop icon, Michael Jackson, was recently released from jail after serving two years in prison. Murray gave a bizarre interview to London's Daily Mail,...
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Breaking News: 'Global epidemic' as dementia cases set to treble by 2050
Posted by: Robert Myles

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-12-07 21:39:48 -0800 | health-news

The numbers of worldwide dementia sufferers increased by 22 percent over the last three years according to a new study published Thursday. By 2050, there could be almost 150 million sufferers globally. A report, titled, “Dementia: a public health priority”...
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Breaking News: British intelligence has been hacking your Yahoo video chat sessions
Posted by: Joe Kukura

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-02 01:04:30 -0800 | technology-news

The US National Security Agency has pulled off some pretty brazen acts of surveillance. But the latest news of outrageously invasive spying by British intelligence makes the other Edward Snowden-NSA revelations look like piffle, codswollop and poppycock. According the latest...
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Breaking News: Dolphins deliberately get high on puffer fish toxins
Posted by: Nina Rai

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-08 14:37:12 -0700 | technology-news

Over the years it has been established that dolphins and human beings share several common traits. But the latest discovery will surely take everyone by surprise, especially alcohol lovers. Zoologists were stunned to see the footage of the marine mammal...
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Breaking News: North Korean henchmen bully London salon owner into taking down Kim Jong Un ad
Posted by: RenoBerkeley

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-18 02:53:05 -0700 | odd-news

North Korea’s Dear Leader Kim Jong Un seems to think he can bully citizens of other countries. Recently, the owner of M&M Hair Academy designed and put up a poster of Kim designed to advertise its services while offering a...
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Breaking News: Amnesty International accuses Israeli armed forces of possible war crime
Posted by: saleh1966

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-03 14:41:59 -0800 | your-story

Human rights group Amnesty International released a report this week slamming Israeli killings of Palestinian civilians in the West Bank, accusing the IDF of "war crimes and other serious violations of international law against Palestinians." 

In the 87-page report entitled...
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Posted by: amykoko

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-15 01:28:41 -0700 | lifestyle-news

OMG. I love Prince Harry. For one thing, he is not nerdy like his brother William, who seems like a very nice person, but let’s face it, looks a lot like his dad. Some people think that Prince Harry looks...
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Breaking News: Britain threatens to leave European Union in battle over immigration (Opinion)
Posted by: Nathan Salant

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-01-19 12:52:45 -0800 | business-news

Britain's threat this week to leave the European Union in what it claims is a principled stand to protect national sovereignty actually is xenophobia. While Britain couches its objections in terms of the euro, the bloc's common currency that Britain...
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