• Study: sleeping positions reflect quality of relationships

    Whether a couple sleeps face to face or back to back, with or without physical contact, is a good indicator of relationship health, according to a study presented at the Edinburgh International Science Festival, which is taking place in the Scottish city through April 20. Couples who sleep closer…

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    • Singaporeans slam NEA's $120 licence requirement for tissue sellers

      Singaporeans on social media reacted angrily to news that tissue sellers at hawker centres and street corners are being required to pay for an annual licence.

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      • How a mom stole a car in under 60 seconds

        “I didn't steal your car but I think my mom may have. It's a long story. I'll explain, but your car is safe and sound," read the flier posted in Red Hook, Brooklyn. It’s a strange tale that began when Cheyrl Thorpe was asked by her daughter Nekisia Davis to dog sit her Pomeranian at her apartment,…

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        • Heartbreaking texts from students on sinking S. Korea ferry

          Heart-wrenching messages of fear, love and despair, sent by high school students from a sinking South Korean ferry, added extra emotional weight Thursday to a tragedy that has stunned the nation. Nearly 300 people -- most of them students on a high school trip to a holiday island -- are still…

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          • Dirty creek, old purse solve four-decade mystery

            ELK POINT, S.D. (AP) — Cheryl Miller and Pamella Jackson had planned to celebrate the end of the 1971 school year by gathering with classmates at a quarry along a gravel road.

            Associated Press
            • Miley’s infection ‘gone horribly wrong’

              Miley Cyrus could reportedly be in hospital for up to a month.

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              • Chelsea Clinton expecting first child

                WASHINGTON (AP) — For the Clintons, 2014 is the year of the baby.

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                • Rodgers: Liverpool must heed 'warning sign'

                  The title-chasing Reds boss has warned his side to be wary of shock upsets as the Premier League season draws to a close

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                  • Four-way talks call for end to Ukraine violence

                    By Arshad Mohammed and Alexei Anishchuk GENEVA/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union called after crisis talks on Thursday for an immediate halt to violence in Ukraine, where Western powers believe Russia is fomenting a pro-Russian separatist movement.…

                    Reuters
                    • Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

                      Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Wednesday at the New York International Auto Show, is longer ...

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                      • ‘Huge’ Hindu, Buddhist statues against Islam, ex-judge says

                        KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — The “huge” statues at a Hindu temple in Batu Caves and Buddhist temple in Penang are an affront to Islam as the religion forbids idolatry, a retired Court of Appeals judge...

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                        • Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

                          MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew…

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                          • Malaysia warns of 'huge' cost in MH370 search

                            Malaysia warned Thursday that the cost of the search for flight MH370's wreckage in the vast depths of the Indian Ocean will be "huge", the latest sobering assessment by authorities involved ...

                            AFP
                            • 10 Reasons Why Liang Court is the closest thing to Japan you can find in Singapore

                              Land of the Rising Sun, in Singapore Little do we know, we can actually experience some of Japan right here in Singapore. I'm talking about celebrating traditional cultural events and festivals such as Oshogatsu (Japan New Year, 1 Jan), Hinamatsuri (Doll Festival, 3 Feb), Kodomo No Hi (Children's…

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                              • Samsung licenses 3D chip manufacturing tech to GlobalFoundries to win more orders

                                Samsung Electronics Co said on Friday it would license its latest chip manufacturing technology to U.S. firm GlobalFoundries, a move that would help it expand production as it vies with bigger rival TSMC for orders from customers like Apple Inc. Samsung, the world's biggest maker of memory chips,…

                                Reuters
                                • Karpal to be given funeral with state honours

                                  GEORGE TOWN, April 17 — Karpal Singh is to be accorded a funeral with Penang state honours and the state flag will be flown at half-mast until his funeral on Sunday, Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan...

                                  The Malay Mail Online
                                  • Woman's Ear Reattached with Help of Leeches

                                    A 19-year-old woman who lost her ear to a dog attack got it back with the help of a few leeches. While plastic surgeons are trained to reattach severed organs, these reattachments are simplest when the cut is clean and sharp — as from a kitchen knife, Dr. Stephen Sullivan, a plastic surgeon at…

                                    LiveScience.com
                                    • Tech Billionaire Marc Benioff Is Not Impressed By Mark Zuckerberg's $1 Billion Gift To Charity

                                      Benioff implied in an interview with San Francisco Magazine's Jon Steinberg that the Zuckerberg's donation was more like a tax write-off than a genuine effort.

                                      Business Insider
                                      • US stock market ends higher as earnings pour in

                                        Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn't an easy ride up.

                                        Associated Press
                                        • Beat high car prices the VW way

                                          Volkswagen’s Das WeltAuto division offers buyers the chance to save tens of thousands of dollars Continue reading →

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