The man the Chadian army calls ‘The Butcher’ kneels before a cache of weapons, pickup trucks and motorcycles captured from Boko Haram. He is accused of beheading or slashing the throats of five people in the name of Islam. In the fight against the bloodthirsty Islamist militants, there have so far been few victories and the Nigerian government seems at a loss to stem the unremitting tide of violence they have caused – having been responsible for the deaths of more than 13,000 people over the past five years, according to President Goodluck Jonathan.Launch Slideshow 7 PHOTOS
The murder of Boris Nemtsov strikes at the heart of the opposition to Vladimir Putin
Barrack rooms and battle drills will be shared as every 17-year-old gets his or her papers in a first for Europe and NATO.
A Ph.D. student has developed a cream that targets cells, not pigments, to get rid of unwanted ink.
At this point, the technology industry might be better off without any patents.
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Christgau chatted with Newsweek about the research process, today's rock writing landscape and why people should stop being so prudish about the sex in his book.