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Christian convert from Iran converting Muslims in Sweden

From escaping Iran through the mountains as a Muslim refugee, to surviving domestic abuse and imprisonment in a Turkish prison, to carving out a life in Sweden, Annahita Parsan’s story is the stuff of a Hollywood m

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Queen learns where crown jewels were hidden during WWII

A BBC documentary that aired over the weekend about Queen Elizabeth had all kinds of interesting royal nuggets, but one revelation in particular was news to the queen herself.   The makers of The Coronati

Politics
Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake blasts Trump for attacks on press in fiery Senate floor speech

Outgoing Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake launched a fiery attack on President Trump Wednesday over Trump’s criticisms of the media -- painting the president as a despot who spouts “pernicious fantasies&rdq

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Don't blame rats for Europe's Black Death

Those poor, misjudged rats? According to infectious disease experts in Norway and Italy, rats aren't to blame for the spread of the Black Death, which has previously been referred to as the species' most infamous

Lifestyle
Smart vending machines could change e-commerce as we know it

Lowly vending machines that spit out candy, soda and smokes are so last century.   New-fangled machines that sell down jackets and cell phones are on the verge of becoming vital cogs in the e-commerce, want-it

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Woman warns others about eyelash extension dangers after severe allergic reaction

A woman is speaking out about the dangers of eyelash extensions after developing a severe allergic reaction to the treatment.   Ottawa resident, Isabelle Kun, had a new set of false eyelashes applied by an est