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Is 'dark tourism' on the rise?

World - 14 hours 29 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

World - 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.

Nasa puts up deep-space atomic clock

Science & Nature - 15 hours 42 min ago
The miniaturised timepiece will be used to overhaul deep-space navigation if it proves its worth.

Italian mafia boss escapes from prison

World - 16 hours 17 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

World - 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.

A 'Scream' reboot is coming to VH1 for 3 nights only

Entertainment - 16 hours 40 min ago
VH1 is bringing back the '90s classic "Scream" as a three-day miniseries.

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World - 16 hours 46 min ago

Rhino release: Endangered animals despatched to Rwanda

Science & Nature - 20 hours 25 min ago
Five critically endangered rhinos from European zoos are flown to Rwanda to be released into the wild.

These Muslim women defied a burkini ban

World - 20 hours 46 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'

World - 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.

Halsey opens up about her mental health

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 19:55
Halsey is opening up about living with bipolar disorder.

BET Awards both entertained and moved

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 17:04
The 19th annual BET Awards were held Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and, naturally, it was lit.

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

World - 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.

'Years and Years' charts chaotic future through one family

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:51
Writer Russell T Davies has seamlessly moved between science fiction ("Doctor Who," "Torchwood") and character-driven dramas ("Queer as Folk"), but he's found a doozy of a way to wed those genres in "Years and Years," a BBC series whose near-future dystopia should resonate, in select circles, on both sides of the pond.

Your electric car could become a mini power station

World - 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.

Billie Eilish fans shut down trolls who bodyshamed her

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:56
The trolls are going after Billie Eilish, so her supporters are now coming for the trolls.

Janet Jackson says Michael's legacy will live on

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:54
Janet Jackson isn't worried about her brother Michael's legacy.

World's favorite super-cheap computer upgraded

World - 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.

Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay announce comedy tour

Entertainment - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:14
Roseanne Barr is attempting a comeback.
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