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Barack Obama becomes first serving US President to visit Hiroshima

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
140,000: Estimated death toll, including those who died from radiation-related injuries and illness through Dec. 31, 1945. 300,000: Total death toll to date, including those who have died from radiation-related cancers.
Sympathy for victims but no apology as Obama makes historic Hiroshima visit
Obama's Hiroshima visit strengthens his call for nuclear disarmament
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Ex-Model Guilty Of British Millionaire's Murder

Sky News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mayka Kukucova shot ex-boyfriend Andrew Bush three times at his villa after he returned home unexpectedly from a trip to the UK. 14:47, UK, Friday 27 May 2016.
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Serial winner Mourinho hired to revive fading Man United

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Manchester United needed a serial winner to restore the team's status as a European powerhouse. Jose Mourinho craved an iconic stage like Old Trafford to remind the world of his rare talent as a coach.
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Call for urgent investigation into blunder over terror suspects' biometric data

Daily Mail - ‎59 minutes ago‎
An urgent investigation is needed after DNA profiles and fingerprints of scores of potential terror suspects were wrongly deleted, ministers have been told.
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Egypt says search for crashed EgyptAir plane narrows

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
CAIRO (AP) - The search for the EgyptAir plane which crashed last week killing all 66 people on board has narrowed to a 5-kilometer-wide area in the Mediterranean Sea, based on signals from the craft's emergency beacon, Egypt's chief investigator said.
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Last Soviet leader Gorbachev banned from Ukraine

CNN - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Moscow (CNN) The Ukraine has banned Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, after he came out in support of Russia's annexation of Crimea.
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IS Grabs Territory From Syrian Rebels Near Turkish Border

ABC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Militants of the Islamic State group on Friday seized a string of villages from Syrian rebels near the Turkish border in rapid advances that forced the evacuation of a hospital and trapped tens of thousands of people amid heavy fighting, Syrian ...
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Is Shinto Truly a Religion for All?

Patheos (blog) - ‎7 hours ago‎
In Japan's Mie prefecture, there exists an enigmatic shrine. It is visited by 8.5 million pilgrims and sightseers every year, but its central building is hidden from the public.
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EU referendum campaigns 'misleading voters'

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
The two sides in the EU referendum campaign have been accused of peddling "misleading" figures and "implausible assumptions" by a committee of MPs.
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Muslim policeman who made a hoax 999 call for ISIS attack is jailed for 7 years

Daily Mail - ‎58 minutes ago‎
A police officer who sparked a nationwide terror alert by making a hoax 999 call to his own force in which he warned of an imminent ISIS attack has been jailed for seven years.
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US stocks open little changed ahead of Yellen speech

MarketWatch - ‎42 minutes ago‎
U.S. stocks opened little changed Friday, as investors braced for a speech by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen ahead of a long holiday weekend.
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Watchstone: energetic and robust?

Interactive Investor - ‎1 hour ago‎
Companies often speak of "transformational" years when they are trying to pull themselves out of the gutter, but this former AIM-darling needed it more than most.
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CompaniesLloyds prepares bid for MBNA

Financial Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Lloyds Banking Group is hoping to do its first acquisition since the UK lender was rescued by taxpayers in 2009, as it prepares to bid for Bank of America's £7bn credit card business in Britain.
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Brexit would cost British consumers an extra £8billion in trading costs alone

Daily Mail - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Britain would be hit with an extra £9 billion in trading costs if voters back Brexit in June's referendum, the head of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has warned.
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Microsoft, Facebook Team Up To Build Cross-Atlantic Cable

InformationWeek - ‎1 hour ago‎
Microsoft and Facebook are joining forces to construct the "MAREA" undersea cable, which will deliver high-speed connectivity across the Atlantic.
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Facebook starts tracking non-users to shove ads in their face

Inquirer - ‎55 minutes ago‎
FACEBOOK HAS clearly not learned from its previous mistakes, and has announced plans to start tracking non-users across the web. Yep, that's right.
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Text service launched to cut nuisance calls to mobiles

BBC News - ‎56 minutes ago‎
A new service has been launched that allows mobile phone users to block nuisance calls by sending a simple text. From Friday, owners can register with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) by texting "TPS" and their email address to 78070.
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Radiohead review – Yorke and co hit new heights on a night of muscular mayhem

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
A sense of anticipation hangs around every gig by a major artist, but the mood before Radiohead's first British show since 2012 feels particularly charged.
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Peaky Blinders recap: series three, episode four – sickeningly good

The Guardian - ‎17 hours ago‎
The Shelby brothers deal with the news of their father's death in their own inimitable way. Photograph: Robert Viglasky/BBC/Caryn Mandabach Productions Ltd/Tiger Aspect.
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Helena Bonham Carter through the looking glass

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎14 minutes ago‎
There are moments in every actor's life where the sheer ridiculousness of what they do is rammed home. And in those moments, usually with big hair and too much make-up, Helena Bonham Carter declares the only way forward is to double down on ...
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England give Teimana Harrison his debut in Test against Wales

The Guardian - ‎4 hours ago‎
Northampton's Teimana Harrison will play in the back row for England against Wales. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images.
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Nicola Adams wins world amateur title to complete set of majors

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎2 hours ago‎
A jubilant Nicola Adams won her first World Championship Friday at the fourth attempt when she defeated Peamwilai Laopeam of Thailand in the flyweight final at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan.
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Nick Dougherty assesses Darren Clarke's Ryder Cup vice-captains

SkySports - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Darren Clarke has added three players with a wealth of experience on and off the course to assist him in this year's Ryder Cup, and Nick Dougherty has been assessing the qualities of each of them and how they will help at Hazeltine.
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Amazing moment lab dogs kept in cages see sunlight for the first time

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎1 hour ago‎
This is the heart-wrenching moment dogs saved from an animal testing facility in India saw natural sunlight for the first time. A total of 156 beagles, ranging between the age of two and five, were rescued from the facility in Bangalore by the ...
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Enormous black spot on the Sun detected in our star's atmosphere

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
An enormous black hole has been spotted in the sun - but do not fear, it doesn't spell the end of our solar system. Instead the giant dark spot is a gap in the sun's corona - its scorching hot atmosphere.
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Robots taught to feel pain by German researchers

The Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
Johannes Kuehn and Sami Haddadin, from Hannover's Leibniz University, are hard at work creating an artificial nervous system which could be used to make robots experience 'painful' sensations.
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G7 told to act on antibiotics as dreaded superbug hits US

Daily Mail - ‎5 hours ago‎
ISE-SHIMA, Japan/LONDON, May 27 (Reuters) - Britain told the G7 industrial powers on Friday to do more to fight killer superbugs as the United States reported the first case in the country of a patient with bacteria resistant to a last-resort antibiotic.
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Leaked documents reveal how 'the only real red line' for junior doctors was PAY

Daily Mail - ‎15 hours ago‎
Junior doctors plotted to strike for 18 months and their main motivation was pay, extraordinary leaked messages have revealed. Senior figures at their union planned to 'tie the Government in knots' and admitted they didn't care about anything other ...
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China regulator to launch drug pricing probe in June

Fox News - ‎8 hours ago‎
SHANGHAI - China will carry out wide-ranging pricing inspections on drug firms, hospitals and procurement bodies from June 1, the country's top watchdog said on Friday, extending a tough cost-cutting campaign to reduce the price of healthcare.

Dogs may be able to smell malaria in humans and help with quicker detection, scientists claim

The Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
Dogs may be able to sniff out malaria through their acute sense of smell, thereby saving thousands of lives through quick and non-invasive detection, scientists have claimed.
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