Ali Hamdoon

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North Korea threatens US, claiming White House was involved in film plot

North Korea is threatening to retaliate against the US over a Hollywood film portraying the assassination of Kim Jong-un, saying it has “clear evidence” that Washington was heavily involved in devising the plot.<p>The stern but vague warnings come after Sony Pictures decided last week to cancel the …

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Could Learn From President Obama's Energy Policies

The irony of New York State’s decision to ban shale gas drilling is that it is going against the grain of the country and by extension, the Obama administration. History, in fact, will credit the president with cutting greenhouse gas emissions that are linked to global warming by replacing coal …

Out of Fuel, Venus Express Is Falling Gently to Its Death in Planet's Skies

After more than eight years orbiting Venus, the European spacecraft's comes to an end.<p>Just above the surface of Venus, one of Earth's most intrepid robots is slipping into a sulfuric hereafter.<p>Over the next few months, Venus Express will fall slowly through the 150-mile-thick (250 kilometers) …

US-Cuba deal: a marriage 18 months in the making, blessed by Pope Francis

If ever there was a lingering illusion that Barack Obama might have “accidentally” bumped into the president of Cuba at the funeral of Nelson Mandela last December, it will have vanished like a puff of cigar smoke.<p>What was purportedly an unscripted public handshake at that event in Soweto was, as …

1.5 million Windows 10 testers can’t wait to get rid of Windows 8

It’s no secret that Windows 8 hasn’t exactly been Microsoft’s most successful operating system, but the company is looking to turn things around next …

Amazing: $44 Flights From Chicago To Florida On Southwest And American Airlines - Points Miles & Martinis

American Airlines released some crazy good fares yesterday for flights between Chicago O’Hare and Orlando, and Chicago O’Hare and Tampa, with travel …

U.S. set to blame North Korea for Sony hack

The U.S. is ready to blame North Korea for the crippling hack attack at Sony Pictures, as the studio said Wednesday it would cancel next week's planned release of its controversial comedy "The Interview."<p>U.S. investigators say an announcement pinning the blame on hackers working for the Pyongyang …

Why So Many Surgeons Are Psychos

What kind of doctor would participate in an inmate’s execution, only to ‘joke’ about getting blood on his jacket? The medical field employs more than …

Stone Age Axe Discovered Stuck Into The Ground With Handle Still Attached

Archaeologists have unearthed an incredibly rare flint axe from the Stone Age that just may have been used in an ancient ritual.<p>The 5,500-year-old discovery -- found jammed into the Earth with its wooden handle still attached -- was part of an ongoing excavation on the island of Lolland in …