Jul 5, 2015
Researchers have developed software that detects eye diseases such as diabetic macular edema using a smartphone. The system is aimed at general physicians who could detect the condition... ...[ScienceDaily]»
Fifa president says former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and German counterpart Christian Wulff 'applied political pressure' to selection process ...[Telegraph]»
Thousands of followers and fans of the Tibetan spiritual leader are to attend events in California ...[Telegraph]»
One in 20,000 people are born albino, but it is particularly common in Tanzania, where it claims one in 1,400. Aislinn Laing reports on the fight to keep albino children safe ...[Telegraph]»
Australia's Sam Groth owns the record for the world's hardest serve. But he had no answer for the overall game of former world number-one Roger Federer, whose quest for an eighth Wimbledon... ...[Deutsche Welle]»
In its latest publication, Wikileaks has released a list of Brazilian targets monitored by the US National Security Agency (NSA). The list includes Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff... ...[Deutsche Welle]»
England's women beat Germany for the first time in 21 attempts in the third place playoff at the women's soccer World Cup. The match went to extra time before England secured the win... ...[Deutsche Welle]»
Chile defeated Argentina on penalties to win their first Copa America. Argentina's defeat marked star footballer Lionel Messi's second loss in a major international final... ...[Deutsche Welle]»
Federal lawmakers are considering amending a law that prohibits police officers from firing into crowds or at women, newspaper Kommersant reported Thursday. ...[The Moscow Times]»
A deck on a house on the North Carolina coast collapsed on Saturday as a family gathered for a photo, and at least 14 people were rushed to the hospital including several in critical condition,... ...[Yahoo News]»
During a special presentation of the popular live storytelling podcast The Moth at this year’s Aspen Ideas festival, former Obama speechwriter Jon Lovett shared a story about how, years before... ...[Yahoo News]»
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they celebrated Independence Day in traditional style... ...[Yahoo News]»
Iraqi jets dropped leaflets over Mosul telling residents that Islamic State fighters would soon be driven from the northern city, saying details of the operation... ...[Reuters]»
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese masters for four hours on Friday in a rare trip outside his Havana home, official media reported on Saturday. ...[Reuters]»
Six hunters in the Democratic Republic of Congo who fell sick and were suspected to have Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the health minister said on Saturday. ...[Reuters]»
Greece votes on Sunday on whether to accept more austerity in exchange for international aid, in a high-stakes referendum likely to determine whether it leaves the euro-currency... ...[Reuters]»
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