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  • MI6 spy Gareth Williams found dead in bag had 'hacked Clinton secrets'

    A MI6 spy who was discovered dead in a holdall at his apartment in 2010 had hacked into sensitive information about former US President Bill Clinton, it has been claimed. The spy had obtained Clinton's diary for an event and passed it to a friend. Gareth Williams, 31, hacked into the event's guest list as it was to be attended by President Clinton, passing it to his friend who was also to be a guest at the party, according to sources speaking on condition of anonymity to the Sun on Sunday.

    International Business Times
  • #1 Reason Not To Buy A New Computer

    Find out the real reason behind slow computers!

  • Angry Sherwood kicks bottle and snaps hamstring

    LONDON (Reuters) - Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood snapped his hamstring during his side's 2-2 draw with Sunderland after kicking out at a water bottle in disgust at the referee denying a penalty. "I've done my hamstring. I never did it as a player, I have now done it as a manager," he told the Villa website (www.avfc.co.uk) after Saturday's match. "I was going to kick bottles forward but there were too many people so I thought I'd be polite and backheel them and snapped my hamstring. It feels bad," he added. "I must have looked like a spoiled brat. I tell my kids not to behave like that. ...

    Reuters 43 mins ago
  • X Factor supremo Simon Cowell moved by singer's audition

    X Factor judge Simon Cowell appeared to lose his composure as he watched an aspiring singer audition in tonight's episode of the show.

    Press Association
  • Dumped dog dropped over a garden wall covered in blood - BBC News

    A dog was dumped over a garden wall "covered in blood" by a woman who disguised her face with a scarf, the RSPCA said. The crossbreed terrier, called Molly, was suffering from a "severe infection" and on the "verge of death". A resident in Days Court, Wimborne, Dorset, spotted a woman dropping the dog in her garden before running off and driving away in a van. The RSPCA said Molly had an emergency operation for a severely infected womb.

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  • Teenage girl missing for two days after leaving nightclub with men

    A teenager who disappeared after leaving an Edinburgh nightclub with two men has been missing for two days. Louise Davidson was last seen outside Espionage nightclub on Victoria Street at 4.30am on Tuesday. On Facebook, Louise’s friend Lesleyanne Haxton said: "[I’ve] not heard from Louise since Monday now, please if anyone hears from her let us know. Ms Haxton said her friend had been talking to the men in the nightclub.

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  • Switzerland: Chinese tourists given special trains after locals complain about rudeness off piste

    Chinese tourists to a Swiss mountain resort are being invited to use separate trains following a spate of complaints by locals who were incensed and disgusted by their behaviour. The row is the latest example of Chinese tourists being condemned for their behaviour and being accused of being an embarrassment to their country. Almost half of all visitors to the scenic Swiss resort of Mount Rigi now come from China following a huge marketing campaign involving a six-year partnership with an organisation from the Chinese region of Mount Emei.

    International Business Times
  • Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards split: Singer 'smitten' with Indian Burberry model Neelam Gill

    Zayn Malik has moved on his love life after splitting with Perrie Edwards. The former One Direction star had recently called off his engagement with the Little Mix singer. Gill, who was Burberry's first ever Indian model, is planning to fly to Los Angeles to spend a few days with Malik.

    International Business Times
  • This Is Why Men Find Thin Women Attractive, According To Science

    Among other things, men seem to associate bigger women with old age

    Rob Waugh
  • Alienware X51 (2015) review

    When it launched back in June 2012, Alienware's original X51 system had all the merits of a Steam Machine without the title: It was small in stature and perfectly tuned for gaming in the livingroom. Hot on the next iteration of Intel's processors, Alienware wasn't about to fall into the same pitfall again. A port for the proprietary Alienware Graphics Amplifier unlocks the system's 4K capability with help from a GeForce Titan X or GTX 960 GPUs. Alienware intentionally decided to omit such a drive from the 51 for fear of compromising the thermal profile of the build.

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  • Woman ready for half marathon after dropping seven stones

    But with a sensible diet and exercise regime she went from 17 stone to ten stone within a year and now runs three times a week. Mrs Giles, who is married to husband Peter and runs with the Blackhill Bounders, said: “I used meal replacements to start off with then started eating ‘clean meals’ where I am not having lots of bread and butter.

    The Northern Echo q
  • Dutch plan tougher asylum policy as migrants flock to Europe

    By Yoruk Bahceli AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - As Europe grapples with its biggest wave of migration since World War Two, the Netherlands is about to toughen its asylum policy by cutting off food and shelter for people who fail to qualify as refugees. Failed asylum seekers would be limited to "a few weeks'" shelter after being turned down, if they do not agree to return home. From November, the centre-right coalition of Prime Minister Mark Rutte, which competes for votes with the popular, anti-immigration party of Geert Wilders, wants to close 30 regional "bed, bath and bread" shelters where asylum seekers have been able till now to get help on the basis of need.

    Reuters
  • French court recognizes woman’s allergy to Wi-Fi as disability

    A 39-year-old woman has been granted a disability allowance by a court in Toulouse, France due to her apparent allergy to Wi-Fi.

    Reuters Videos
  • Isis in Iraq: 'Iraqi Rambo' Abu Azrael filmed slicing Islamic State fighter with sword like 'kebab'

    Footage has emerged of the "Iraqi Rambo" Abu Azrael carving the flesh from the body of a charred Islamic State (Isis) fighter. Ayyub al-Rubaie, who goes by the nickname Abu Azrael – "Father of Azrael" – burned the man alive and hung his body from an electricity pylon in Baiji, northern Iraq, according to Al-Jazeera. In the video Azrael, who has been dubbed by the "Iraqi Rambo" because of his muscular physique and "ferocity on the battlefield", stands holding a sword by the blackened corpse of a suspected Isis militant.

    International Business Times
  • What This Couple Found In A Hidden Safe Is The Stuff Of Dreams

    An amazed couple were thrilled to find hidden treasure when they opened a 50-year-old safe.

    Yahoo News
  • Neymar: I know nothing of Manchester United

    It’s not happening, United fans.

    TheJournal.ie 38 mins ago
  • 9 Movie Couples Who Hated Each Other In Real Life (9 photos)

    Ryan Gosling & Rachel McAdams – ‘The Notebook’ (2004) Theirs is one of contemporary cinema’s most celebrated romances, complete with that iconic scene of them smooching in the rain. Upsettingly for fans of 'The Notebook’, the relationship between Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams was stormy off screen too. Gosling allegedly asked director Nick Cassavetes to replace McAdams with another actress after shooting had begun, and Cassavetes recalls walking into a room to find the pair screaming at each other at the top of their voices. Of course, Ryan and Rachel went on to be one of the cutest couples in Hollywood, which just goes to show how accurate that terrible 'opposites attract’ romcom cliché can be. 

    Yahoo Movies UK
  • The 10 Best Stocks to Hold Forever

    Few people realize these stocks exist. But many of the richest, most successful investors have been cashing in on them for decades. Now you can too...

  • How to spot a psychopath through yawns, sense of smell and speech patterns

    Psychopathy – the absence of empathy or caring about other people – is characterised by a number of traits, such as being selfish, manipulative and having an antisocial lifestyle. There are a number of ways to spot a psychopath, such as lack of empathy, superficial charm and self-centered impulsivity. A study published earlier this month found psychopaths are immune to contagious yawning.

    International Business Times
  • CBB contestant Tila Tequila kicked out over 'unacceptable' views

    The glamour model was booted off the show after scores of complaints about allegedly anti-Semitic views she had aired previously.

    SNAPPA
  • Abused pitbull Khalessi gets new nose after her upper jaw was cut off by owners

    A pitbull from Florida, US, has been given a new nose after her upper jaw was cut off by her owners in a horrific case of animal abuse. Khalessi, named after the Game of Thrones character, was rescued by Passion 4 Pits after being found in an Orange County shelter facility.

    International Business Times