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Is 'dark tourism' on the rise?

14 hours 28 min ago
It's the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster, responsible for causing an incalculable number of deaths and exposing millions to dangerous radiation.

Sandwiches in 100% compostable packaging to be sold at Glastonbury Festival

14 hours 50 min ago
Fresh from banning single-use plastic bottles, Britain's Glastonbury Festival has taken another step towards sustainability: sandwiches in 100 percent compostable packaging will be sold at the five-day event.

Italian mafia boss escapes from prison

16 hours 16 min ago
An Italian mafia boss has escaped from a detention center in Uruguay, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the Uruguayan Ministry of Interior said in a statement.

Big debate over Boris Johnson police call

16 hours 35 min ago
From the moment Boris Johnson joined the race to be Britain's next prime minister last month, victory has seemed likely for the larger-than-life Conservative politician.

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16 hours 45 min ago

These Muslim women defied a burkini ban

20 hours 45 min ago
These Muslim women defied a burkini ban at a pool in Grenoble, France. They were bussed away by police and fined.

737 Max pilot sues Boeing for 'emotional stress'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:26
An anonymous pilot is suing Boeing, alleging the company "demonstrated reckless indifference and conscious disregard for the flying public" in its development of the 737 Max.

Yahoo owner's turnaround plan: Build a 'super-app'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:53
Six months ago, Verizon declared that its media brands were virtually worthless. Now it's trying to reinvent the business under a new name, with a plan to turn readers into online shoppers.

Your electric car could become a mini power station

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:00
Vehicle to Grid, or V2G, is a pioneering new tech that allows electric car batteries to be used as two way storage for the energy grid.

World's favorite super-cheap computer upgraded

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:15
Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized desktop computer that has won over millions of hobbyists. It just got a big upgrade: The first major new edition of Raspberry Pi since February 2016 launches Monday, promising faster speeds and support for more modern devices.

England manager 'ashamed' of Cameroon's reaction at World Cup

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:45
Distraught Cameroon players staged a series of extraordinary on-field protests over VAR decisions as England earned a quarterfinal clash with Norway at the Women's World Cup with a 3-0 win in Valenciennes Sunday.

Beijing won't talk about Hong Kong at G20

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:29
A top Chinese Foreign Ministry official said Beijing would "not allow" the Hong Kong protests to be brought up at the G20 meeting in Osaka beginning on Thursday.

A 10th American has died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:00
A man from New York died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic earlier this month, according to a US State Department official, making him the 10th American tourist to have died during or after their stay in the Caribbean nation.

How China would invade Taiwan

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 05:11