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Pogue's Basics: How to type symbols like ¢ and ©

Your computer keyboard has approximately 64 keys on it. That’s tremendous for letters & numbers—but what approximately symbols, like these? ¢ ©  ®  ™  ¥

U.S. campaign rhetoric jeopardising resettlement of Syrian refugees – U.N.

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – Campaign rhetoric in the United States is harming a vital U.S. resettlement programme for Syrian & other refugees fleeing war & persecution, the United…


NBR names 'Mad Max: Fury Road' best film of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Board of Review has named the rollicking apocalyptic adventure "Mad Max: Fury Road" the best film of 2015. George Miller's latest installment in the…


Britain yet to garner parliament support for Syria action – minister

By Elizabeth Piper LONDON (Reuters) – Britain's government has yet to drum up the support it needs to win parliamentary approval for launching air strikes against Islamic State militants in…


UK To Hire 1,900 Extra Spies To Counter Attacks

The Government is to intensify the fight against the threat posed by Islamist militants by recruiting 1,900 intelligence staff & providing training for countries to step-up security at airports. David…


Alarm over pollution in Delhi dampens Diwali fireworks boom

NEW DELHI (AP) — Air pollution levels have shot up across the Indian capital to severe-to-critical levels, a day after fireworks during the Hindu holiday of Diwali, leading to a…


Apprentice boardroom bloodbath as three candidates are fired by Lord Sugar

Lord Sugar fired three contestants from The Apprentice, for only the second time in the show's history. Elle Stevenson was eliminated before she even had a chance to name two…


Alice Ripley joins Broadway cast of 'American Psycho' show

NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-winner Alice Ripley will be helping out a complete psycho onstage this spring. Ripley, along with her former "Next to Normal" co-star Jennifer Damiano, will…


Get Shorty – Argentina on alert for escaped Mexico drug lord Guzman

By Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina was on high alert after getting a tip that escaped Mexican drug boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman may be somewhere along the…


US fugitive who escaped from jail arrested in Mexico

PAYETTE, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. man authorities say escaped an Idaho jail by scaling a razor-wire fence & then taunted authorities on social media has been arrested in Mexico….