Sandy Hook killer 'hadn't talked to father for two years when dad began dating new girlfriend after divorce from mother'Hoaxer claiming to be Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza's brother Ryan gave fake interview to reporter Said that he felt like a victim too and missed his mother and brother The real Ryan Lanza had not spoken to Adam in two yearsComes as report says Adam cut off ties to his father Peter Lanza in 2010 | UPDATED: 22:52 GMT, 23 December 2012 Peter Lanza, the father of Sandy Hook shooter, hadn't spoken to his son for more than two years and his father is at a loss for what drove Adam to kill 20 students and six teachers at his old elementary school.
Looking for a husband to give you a big family Make sure he’s got lots of brothers | UPDATED: 00:02 GMT, 19 December 2012 If you are seeking a man who will give you a big family, first make sure you count how many brothers he has. The greater the number of male siblings your husband has, the more fertile he is likely to be, scientists say
Gerard Depardieu vows to give up his French passport and puts 40m Parisian mansion on the market in protest at huge tax hikesDepardieu, 63, is furious at French President Francois Hollande for several of his policies aimed at taking money away from the richHe wrote an open letter to French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault attacking the Government's 'punishment' of success | UPDATED: 17:18 GMT, 16 December 2012 Legendary actor Gerard Depardieu is to give up his French passport in protest at huge tax hikes imposed by the country's Government.
Feeling lonely could double the risk of Alzheimer's – even if you have lots of friends Dutch researchers found a significant link between feelings of loneliness – rather than having no friends – and the chances of suffering from Alzheimer'sAdds to mounting evidence that feeling lonely is a unique health risk factor | UPDATED: 07:49 GMT, 11 December 2012 Older people who feel alone are much more at risk of the degenerative brain disease (posed by model) Lonely people are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s in later life, say researchers. Their study revealed a significant link between feelings of solitariness – rather than having no friends – and the risk of having the degenerative brain disease.
Can women tell if a man will cheat on them just by looking at a photo Researchers claim there is a 'kernel of truth' in the idea Researchers say women based their decision on how masculine person was, rather than how attractive.Men were unable to perform the same tasks | UPDATED: 17:27 GMT, 7 December 2012 Researchers say that women are able to tell just by looking at an unfamiliar male face whether he will cheat on them. A team at the University of Western Australia showed almost 200 photos to men and women – and found the women were able to spot the love rats more accurately than they expected. They say the idea women can judge a man's sexual faithfulness just by looking at them has 'a kernel of truth.
Ditch the fancy diets, just cut down on fat: Eating healthily is more reliable way to lose weightCutting back on butter, cheese, cakes and crisps could see you lose up to three-and-a-half poundsPeople who cut back on fat rather than dieting see results in six months | UPDATED: 00:26 GMT, 7 December 2012 Lose inches: Forget the diet says a new study, just cut back on fatty foods Forget about the diet – just cut down on the fat, claim scientists. Trimming back on butter and cheese, cutting out biscuits, cakes and crisps and swapping to low-fat milk and yoghurt could help you lose three and a half pounds, says a new study. It shows that people can get slimmer without going on a diet in as little as six months – and the more fat you stop eating, the more weight is lost
Why older people are more susceptible to fraud: Area of the brain that deals with trust is less active in pensioners | UPDATED: 01:39 GMT, 4 December 2012 Age-related changes to the brain could make pensioners more susceptible to fraud, scientists say. They have found that an area of the brain that helps us work out who can be trusted is less active in older men and women
Scientists create 'most realistic artificial human brain yet' that can count and even pass simple IQ reasoning tests Spaun (Semantic Pointer Architecture Unified Network), consists of 2.5 million simulated neurons and can perform eight different tasksTasks range from copy drawing to counting, to question answering and fluid reasoning.
Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor's haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan Practice of withdrawing food and fluid by tube being used on young patientsDoctor admits starving and dehydrating ten babies to death in neonatal unitLiverpool Care Pathway subject of independent inquiry ordered by ministersInvestigation, including child patients, will look at whether cash payments to hospitals to hit death pathway targets have influenced doctors' decisions | UPDATED: 00:54 GMT, 29 November 2012 Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial ‘death pathways’.