On today’s menu: FYI, with a side of BlackBerry

February 25, 2014

A boy displays boiled rats for on the highway in Malawi’s capital. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya


Gallery: Boiled rat hors d’oeuvre, anyone?

Locusts, worms, dogmeat and more: It’s dinnertime for the un-squeamish.


Video: Pennsylvania fears getting creamed by ice

An ice jam on the Allegheny River is raising concerns over possible flooding.


Vitamins’ claims hard to swallow

Cancer prevention, heart disease? There’s not enough evidence to show multivitamins help all that ails.


A juicy BlackBerry revamp

The smartphone maker is launching a new management tool aimed at business and government clients.


A Stieg Larsson mystery to sink your teeth into

Sweden’s most notorious unsolved murder – that of Prime Minister Olof Palme – has a surprising connection to “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” author Stieg Larsson.


That tofu-eating smartass was right

A vegetarian diet could help lower your blood pressure, according to a new review of health data.

Participants stand behind a mosaic made up of vegetables in the northern Indian state of Punjab February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer


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