• Stephen Hawking Thinks These 3 Things Could Destroy Humanity

    Stephen Hawking may be most famous for his work on black holes and gravitational singularities, but the world-renowned physicist has also become known for his outspoken ideas about things that could destroy human civilization. Here are a few things Hawking has said could bring about the demise of…

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    • Football: City target Reds' Euro fatigue

      Manuel Pellegrini believes Liverpool's exertions in Europe will provide Manchester City with an advantage when the teams meet at Anfield in a crucial Premier League clash on Sunday. Liverpool only returned to Merseyside at 0420 GMT on Friday after being knocked out of the Europa League by Turkish…

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      • Two women are behind the viral dress that has everyone confused – Here’s what they told us

        In a telephone conversation with Business Insider on Thursday evening, McNeill explained that the picture was a dress was worn to her friends’ wedding. McNeill and her friends first realized there was something different about the dress when the mother sent her daughter the now-famous photo. “What…

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        • Unmasking of 'Jihadi John' as a London lad shocks Britain

          The unmasking of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as a Londoner who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock waves through Britain Friday, with Prime Minister David Cameron stepping in to defend British spy craft. Cameron tried to defuse criticism of Britain's intelligence…

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          • Petition Agong to pardon Anwar, lawyer tells Malaysians

            Malaysians may write to Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah to express their wish to see Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim given a royal pardon, said lawyer representing the opposition leader. According to Sivarasa Rasiah, the matter ceased to be a legal process the moment Anwar’s lawyer…

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            • One worker killed, another hurt in MRT Semantan mishap

              One worker was killed and another injured following an accident at the Semantan work site of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line today. The incident occurred at approximately 1.20pm at the construction site contracted to Sunway Construction, MRT Corp Director of Strategic Communications and Public…

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              • More Mysterious Craters Found in Siberia

                Last summer, the discovery of several new giant craters in Siberia drew worldwide interest, launching wild speculation that meteorites, or even aliens, caused the gaping crevasses. In July 2014, reindeer herders discovered a 260-feet-wide (80 meters) crater in northern Russia's Yamal Peninsula.…

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                • Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead in Moscow

                  By Alexander Winning MOSCOW (Reuters) - Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition politician and former deputy prime minister who was an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead metres from the Kremlin in central Moscow late on Friday. Nemtsov, 55, was shot four times in the back, the…

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                  • Messi not on speaking terms with Luis Enrique as Barcelona players refuse coach's orders

                    Luis Enrique acknowledges that his future at Camp Nou is far from secure as he continues to endure a difficult relationship with Lionel Messi and the Barcelona squad. The Asturian only took over as coach of the Blaugrana last summer but his first season on the bench has been dogged by dressing-room…

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                    • Prince Harry ‘to leave army’

                      Britain’s Prince Harry will likely quit the armed forces this year, it has been claimed. UK newspaper The Evening Standard claims the 30-year-old royal has decided to end his military career following two tours of Afghanistan. The report alleges he will instead do more charity work and work on…

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                      • South Africa: Parents find daughter 17 years after kidnap

                        The family had always celebrated their missing daughter's birthday on April 28, and following her remarkable discovery the girls' biological family is planning a festive celebration for her first birthday with them. "We have to plan something very big," the girl's aunt told South Africa's Cape Talk…

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                        • N. Korea vows 'merciless' war against US

                          North Korea vowed to wage a "merciless, sacred war" against the United States on Thursday, days before the launch of annual joint South Korea-US military exercises that have incensed Pyongyang. "Nuclear weapons are not a monopoly of the US," the ruling party's official newspaper, Rodong Sinmun,…

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                          • Malaysia's Petronas swings to $2.02 bn loss in Q4

                            Malaysian state energy firm Petronas said Friday it posted a net loss of 7.3 billion ringgit ($2.02 billion) in the fourth quarter due to a slide in global oil prices and asset impairment losses. In the same three-month period ending December 2014, Petronas, the single largest revenue contributor…

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                            • Charmaine Sheh denies "Line Walker" offer

                              According to Oriental Daily News, the actress, who attended an audience appreciation event for her movie, "Triumph in the Skies", in Tseung Kwan O recently, stated that she has not been notified about the film. "But if the rumours are true, of course I would like to be in it. As to rumours that…

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                              • Van Gaal hits back at media after 'best team over 20 matches' claim

                                Louis van Gaal has once again hit out at the media, claiming his thoughts on Manchster United's recent form have been twisted. Speaking last Friday, Van Gaal had said "When you see the score of the last 19 or 20 matches, we are the best team in the league", leading to a number of stories about the…

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                                • Beggar Wins $10M Lottery & Loses Everything. Except His Pride. #ShortFilm

                                  This article Beggar Wins $10M Lottery & Loses Everything. Except His Pride. originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. People thought he was crazy. He had nothing to lose, and everything to gain. Then he lost everything all over again. 'Lotto' is the story of Daeng, a beggar who has struck gold. He…

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                                  • New volcano island getting big in Japan

                                    Famously crowded Japan is getting a bit more space as a newly-formed volcanic island just keeps on growing. New footage of the remote Nishinoshima, some 1,000 kilometres (620 miles) south of Tokyo, shows a volcano erupting up to six times a minute, spewing huge volumes of magma -- and scientists…

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