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'The bright light blinded me'

The woman who survived the on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists says she never saw the gunman walk up because the camera's bright light blinded her.

Clarkson's $70m for trade-in

Jeremy Clarkson will earn more than $23m a year for his new Amazon car show, with James May, Richard Hammond and producer Andy Wilman close behind.



Nasa dome imitates life on Mars

Six people have shut themselves inside a dome in Hawaii for a year, in the longest US isolation experiment aimed at helping Nasa prepare for a pioneering journey to…


YouTube's game streaming challenge

YouTube stepped into the world of game-streaming Wednesday with the official launch of YouTube Gaming — its answer to Amazon's popular Twitch. The new section…

Turning over old leave

Reader: I am getting ready to give notice at my employer in New York state. I planned to use my accrued vacation time during my last two days, because our handbook states…


Life & Style





Can't get over it? It's in the genes

Get over it. Let it go. Move on. A bunch of phrases that have always sounded meaningless to me. If you have experienced any kind of loss - and everyone has - you will…


Racing: Bart Cummings dead at 87

Australia's greatest ever racehorse trainer Bart Cummings has died at the age of 87 in Sydney. Cummings' son Anthony tweeted the news of his father's passing in the…


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