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Are they watching themselves on TV? MPs spend £160,000 of taxpayers' cash on 1,500 new telly's in a single year

Taxpayers' Alliance say £160,000 spend is a 'bad deal' for taxpayersBut The House of Commons claims It will save them £15,000 a yearComes after £36,000 ...  Visit website

Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

35.1 percent of people with credit records had been reported to collections for debt that averaged $5,178Conversely credit card debt is down, with 2.44 percent ...  Visit website

Alright, geyser Nasa spots 101 euptions on the surface of Saturns icy moon Enceladus

Analysis suggests it is possible for liquid water to reach from the moon’s underground sea all the way to its surfaceUsed mission data from Nasa’s ...  Visit website

Female brains really ARE different to male minds with women possessing better recall and men excelling at maths 

Researchers say that if both sexes had access to same levels of education women would do best on memory – and men at mathsMore than ...  Visit website

Woman shot dead on porch was slurring her speech before crash: Friend

Davonta Bynes gave testimony at the trial of Theodore Wafer MondayHe said he spoke to Renisha McBride, who was shot dead by Wafer, earlier on ...  Visit website

Olive Garden CEO steps down amidst shareholder strife over company's sale of Red Lobster

By Ap Reporter Published: 05:46 GMT, 29 July 2014 | Updated: 07:08 GMT, 29 July 2014 ...  Visit website

Rob Ford clowns around at children's playground opening

The controversial Toronto mayor returned to work after the beginning of this month after two months in rehabOn Sunday he posed for several photo opportunities ...  Visit website

Priest claims to be receiving text messages from the Devil after performing exorcism on Polish girl... causing Satan to possess her mobile phone

Father Marian Rajchel carried out exorcism in Jaroslaw, south-east PolandClaimed that he failed to drive out the devil from the from the girl's soulAs a ...  Visit website

Delta flight passengers kick up stink after Chinese family let toddler DEFECATE on seat

Incident occurred on Delta Airlines flight when family laid newspaper on seat Passengers watched in horror as he crouched down and passed motionParents refused to ...  Visit website

Oestrogen gel can banish depression in women

By Harriet Sergeant Published: 00:28 GMT, 29 July 2014 | Updated: 09:05 GMT, 29 July 2014 ...  Visit website

Star Wars Episode 7 filiming takes place on Skellig Michael off Ireland's coast

 Cast and crew have arrived for filming at remote Skellig Michael off the coast of Kerry in south-west IrelandThe island has been closed off to ...  Visit website

British Airways pilot Richard Westgate 'killed by toxic fumes on flightdeck'

Pilot Richard Westgate died at 43 after saying 'breathing in toxic fumes' Mr Westgate, of Edinburgh, suffered years of ill health before he died in ...  Visit website

New Zealand nursing home does Pharrell's Happy remake

60 residents and staff were part of creating 80 Odd Years Of HappyIt was made to celebrate the ability to do anything, regardless of age ...  Visit website

The secret of the perfect selfie

Team created 'guide' images showing the three factors we use to create first impressions - Approachability, dominance and youthful-attractivenessShape of jaw, mouth, eyes, or cheekbones ...  Visit website

Ebola victim who sparked fears of a global outbreak was American: Father who died of incurable virus in Nigeria after taking international flight was going to visit his children in Minnesota

It has been revealed that the Ebola victim who sparked fears of a global outbreak is a US citizenPatrick Sawyer, 40, died of the deadly ...  Visit website

Exclusive: Flash sale site Rue La La explores sale; Gilt interested - sources

(Reuters) - Online flash sale site Rue La La, which counts eBay as an investor, is exploring a sale that could value the company at ...  Visit website

With PlayStation network, Sony goes back to the future in search of revival

A white Sony Playstation 4 is on display at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California June 11, 2014. ...  Visit website

Cynk shares fall below $1; traders see further decline

(Reuters) - Cynk Technologies, which was briefly worth billions of dollars last month, saw its shares fall below $1 on Monday, and traders say it ...  Visit website

OkCupid admits to Facebook-style experimenting on customers

(Reuters) - OkCupid, a top U.S. matchmaking website, intentionally mismatched users to test its technology, the IAC/InterActive Corp service said on Monday, weeks after Facebook ...  Visit website

Flash sale site Rue La La explores sale; Gilt interested: sources

(Reuters) - Online flash sale site Rue La La, which counts eBay as an investor, is exploring a sale that could value the company at ...  Visit website

Huawei says H1 smartphone shipments up 62 percent year-on-year

Journalists attend the presentation of the Huawei's new smartphone, the Ascend P7, launched by China's Huawei Technologies in Paris, May 7, 2014. ...  Visit website

State Department urges Iran to release Washington Post correspondent

The State Department on Monday called for the release of The Washington Post’s Iran correspondent, Jason Rezaian, who was detained last week in Tehran along ...  Visit website

WorldViews: The one thing everyone in Israel seems to agree on: John Kerry blew it

Anyone who has made even a passing glance at the Israeli media in the past few days will have noticed the incredible chorus of criticism ...  Visit website

Federal judge confirms Libya is paying legal fees for embassy bombing suspect

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WorldViews: Eid in Gaza: ‘There were kids torn to pieces’

Note: This post contains excerpts from a report by Sudarsan Raghavan, William Booth and Ruth Eglash. You can read the full report here. At Gaza's Shifa ...  Visit website

WorldViews: Turkey’s Erdogan joins club of world leaders who win at sports

This weekend, Turkey's demagogic Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan found a new way to burnish his credentials and state his authority. He donned cleats and an eye-catching ...  Visit website

U.S. paratroopers in Afghanistan hope to deal a few final blows against the Taliban

SHINKAI, Afghanistan — It was a homecoming of sorts for Lt. Col. Paul Larson, returning to this remote corner of southern Afghanistan at the twilight of America’s ...  Visit website

At Gaza hospital, grief and shock for families of victims

GAZA CITY — Inside Shifa Hospital, amid the tumultuous rush to save lives, men pushed a gurney carrying the lifeless body of a child wrapped ...  Visit website

In D.C., Syrian defector displays photos of mutilated bodies

A Syrian defector who smuggled out thousands of photos of mutilated corpses, showed some of those images in Washington on Monday and said they depicted ...  Visit website

U.S.: Russia violated 1987 treaty by testing ground-launched missiles

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You're never too old to be Happy! New Zealand nursing home's perfect frame-by-frame remake of Pharrell's hit tune

60 residents and staff were part of creating 80 Odd Years Of HappyIt was made to celebrate the ability to do anything, regardless of age ...  Visit website

Is the world's deadliest disease in its way to Britain? Fears rise as the biggest ever outbreak of the Ebola virus rampages into one of Africa's most sophisticated cities

By Tom Leonard Published: 23:34 GMT, 28 July 2014 | Updated: 02:22 GMT, 29 July 2014 ...  Visit website

An island far, far away: Filming for Star Wars Episode 7 takes place on remote Irish island under veil of secrecy

 Cast and crew have arrived for filming at remote Skellig Michael off the coast of Kerry in south-west IrelandThe island has been closed off to ...  Visit website

From mangled to medical rock star: Shotgun victim who underwent most ambitious face transplant ever performed covers GQ and says he is 'honored to be an experiment'

Richard Lee Norris, 39, spent over 10 years hiding behind a mask and only shopping at night after sustaining horrific injuries in 1997Had jawbones, teeth, ...  Visit website

MH17 suffeMH17 suffered 'massive, explosive' pressure loss after being punctured by missile shrapnel, black box data reveals

Officials confirm black box reveals shrapnel punctured flight MH17Missile fragments caused plane to suffer 'massive explosive decompression'Dutch and Australian investigators abandoned attempts reach crash siteExplosions ...  Visit website

Diesel drivers may have to pay an extra £10 in London in plans drawn up by Boris Johnson to curb pollution

Plans by Mayor Boris Johnson could see diesel drivers hit with £10 chargeIf given go-ahead, diesel cars would face charge in central London from 2020Other ...  Visit website

Palace of 'Queen of Mean' goes on block for $65M

Dunnellen Hall in Connecticut is back on the market after three years for $65 millionIt was purchased from the estate of Leona Helmsley after her ...  Visit website

Putin has broken Cold War-era nuclear missile testing ban, says US as tensions between nations rise after MH17 crisis

By Ap Published: 03:29 GMT, 29 July 2014 | Updated: 03:37 GMT, 29 July 2014 ...  Visit website

Hamas leader's house hit TWICE in Israeli missile strike and global TV station also targeted after day of fighting that saw 10 people killed on Gaza playground attack

Home of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh hit twice by missile from Israeli aircraftFormer Hamas Gaza prime minister's house was empty at time, sources sayHamas ...  Visit website

Canadian Bass Coast music festival bans Native American headdresses

By Erin Clements Published: 21:50 GMT, 28 July 2014 | Updated: 22:41 GMT, 28 July 2014 ...  Visit website

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