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Aftermath in Baltimore Troops deployed for Baltimore riots

Thousands of troops and police officers are deployed to the US city of Baltimore, after riots linked to the death of a black man in police custody.

Business

Alexis Tsipras on Greek TV

Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is in the final stretch of talks with the EU and that he believes an interim deal will by in place by 9 May.

Earth

What were the "dragons" that took eight children from a Bornean village?

Mystery of the man-eating snakes

What were the "dragons" that took eight children from a Bornean village?

Capital

‘I have no arms and legs that weigh me down’

The man who leads with no limbs

‘I have no arms and legs that weigh me down’

Autos

British tuner Kahn reveals the long-snout Flying Huntsman pickup

Defender by a nose

British tuner Kahn reveals the long-snout Flying Huntsman pickup

Culture

From blockbusters to documentaries

Eight films to watch in May

From blockbusters to documentaries

Future

And more superb science and tech reads

The confusing cuts in every movie

And more superb science and tech reads

Travel

Can contemplating death lead to joy?

Bhutan’s dark secret to happiness

Can contemplating death lead to joy?

Icons and Innovators

Autos

Catching a glimpse of the future

Built to showcase a company’s radical visions, the GM Futurliner still has the power to awe, writes Dan Carney.

technology of business

Isle of Man

Cleaning up a crypto currency

Welcome to Bitcoin Island. The Isle of Man - an understated haven for the super wealthy - is embracing the notorious virtual currency and pushing it towards the mainstream.

words' worth

Slang

The odd origins of the word 'selfie'

The first evidence of the now-ubiquitous word originated not from Europe or the US, but a country that is the birthplace for countless phrases now found in global English.

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