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40 Greatest Rock Documentaries

40<p>‘It Might Get Loud’ (2008)<p>Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim (<i>An Inconvenient Truth</i>) hangs out with three generations of innovative guitarists — Jimmy …

Google snags Instagram-scanning city guide startup Jetpac

Google's summer of startup acquisitions rolls on, ladies and gentlemen. In today's installment, the search giant snapped up a San Francisco-based travel startup called Jetpac for (you guessed it!) an undisclosed lump of money. As is the case with plenty of new ventures, Jetpac has gone through a …

German spy agency nabbed phone calls by Kerry, Clinton

Germany's foreign intelligence service recorded phone calls made by US Secretary of State John Kerry as well as former secretary Hillary Clinton, according to reports by German news agencies, a potentially embarrassing revelation given the European country's outcry last year over US spying on …

Inside the 49ers' new tech-rich stadium

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Patrick Willis, the San Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl linebacker, is in two places at once.<p>He is posing for a photo with me at the 49ers museum at Levi's Stadium, the NFL team's new home in Silicon Valley, some 40 miles south of San Francisco. Simultaneously, he is on the other …

Cincinnati: Sharapova d. Halep

Anyone who was expecting a reprise of the outstanding French Open final played a few months ago by Maria Sharapova and Simona Halep had to be stunned …

Serena, Federer reach finals at Cincy

MASON, Ohio -- Serena Williams rallied to advance to the Western & Southern Open final, and Roger Federer moved into position Saturday night for his …

New restrictions in Kenya for travelers amid Ebola fears

Kenya Airways will suspend flight operations to Liberia and Sierra Leone, the latest airline to curb flights because of the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The suspension is temporary, and the airline will continue operating flights to Nigeria and Ghana, Kenya Airways said.<p>The Kenyan …

Couple Arrested, Accused Of Stealing From MH370 Victims

Malaysian police have arrested a bank officer and her husband over allegations they stole more than $30,000 from the accounts of four passengers aboard missing flight MH370, an official said Friday.<p>The couple have been held in police custody since Thursday on suspicion of withdrawing 110,643 …

Preachers Focus on Faith in the Shadow of Ferguson

To say it has been a tough week in Ferguson hardly begins to address the scope of all that has gone down in the country’s heartland these past seven …

U.S. says conducts air strikes in Iraq near Arbil and Mosul dam

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Saturday conducted air strikes in Iraq against Islamic State fighters near the Kurdish capital of Arbil and the Mosul dam, the U.S. Central Command said.<p>The Mosul dam, Iraq’s biggest, fell under control of Islamic State militants earlier this month. …