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Oscar Pistorius was deemed not mentally ill, and fit to stand the remainder of his murder trial, in reports from officials with South Africa’s Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital Monday as his murder trial picked back up following a 30-day psychiatric evaluation of the double-amputee athlete.

The Olympian, accused in the Feb. 14, 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, was completely able to distinguish right and wrong… Continue reading Oscar Pistorius Trial Resumes, With Psychiatric Experts Saying Olympian Knew Right From Wrong — & Was Not Mentally Ill — In Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

TV critics took on Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot during a contentious panel at the Television Critics Association’s semi-annual press tour in Beverly Hills on Thursday.

For those who haven’t seen the show, it’s a bit like Syfy’s Ghost Hunters, only an expert team looks for Sasquatch instead of spooks. There are interviews, data crunching, mysterious footprints and a group hunting in the woods … but no actual bigfoot.

The press… Continue reading Bigfoot experts clash with TV critics: ‘You’re ignorant’

I’m a pretty picky eater. My friends and family often give me a hard time about my not-so-normal eating choices, but after watching Freaky Eaters I know I’m certainly not alone. Similar to another TLC series, My Strange Addiction, each episode of Freaky Eaters follows someone with a bizarre compulsion toward a particular food. In the premiere, you’ll meet

With India planning to buy $100 billion worth of new weapons over the next 10 years, arms sales may be the best way for the US to revive stagnating US-India relations, according to two US experts. Even as non-military trade and investment and social and cultural ties between India and the US have advanced in […] Continue reading Arms sales can boost India-US ties: US experts

cancerBody fat, known to trigger problems related to diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, is also a potential cause of different types of cancer, experts believe. “Excess fat leads to a high body mass index (BMI – the percentage of fat in proportion to weight and height of a person), which increases the risk of colon cancer […] Continue reading Obesity can cause cancer: Experts