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Stealthy Regin malware is a 'top-tier espionage tool'

An advanced piece of malware, newly uncovered, has been in use since as early as 2008 to spy on governments, companies and individuals, Symantec said in a report released Sunday.<p>The Regin cyberespionage tool uses several stealth features to avoid detection, a characteristic that required a …

17 Thanksgiving Cocktails So Good, They Rival Pumpkin Pie

Martinis, gimlets and ciders that'll fit in just fine with the rest of your Thanksgiving fare.<p>The turkey's taken care of, the cranberry sauce has set and there are half a dozen pies all boxed up, waiting to be devoured. All that's left are the drinks -- and this year, water's not going to cut it. …

Spurs capitalize on Warriors’ turnovers, win 113-100

It was odd to see fiery competitors Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich laughing after a game between their opposing teams, but Tuesday night’s game at Oracle Arena teed up Kerr for a perfect postgame joke.<p>“I just told him, 'Thanks a lot for picking tonight to play your best game of the year.’ He …

Walmart’s Black Friday Apple deals revealed: iPad mini w/ $30 GC $199, iPad Air w/ $100 GC $397, much more

<i>From 9to5Toys.com</i>:<p>It is definitely November. Three days in a row we’ve shared different blockbuster Black Friday ads: Monday was Target, yesterday was Best Buy, and now we have Walmart.<p>Walmart’s holiday deals often standout from a pricing and spectacle perspective. As seen in the lead image for …

40 Cozy Fireplaces To Help You Survive Winter

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful.<p>Winter is coming, and whether you live somewhere where it's too cold to deal, or just want to pretend it's sweater weather outside when it's actually warm and sunny, you're going to need a fireplace that's extra cozy. From detailed …

Living Rooms

Why Do Gin Haters Hate Gin?

It's time to ask some experts: When it comes to alcohol, what makes haters hate?<p>And why do haters of other spirits hate those other spirits?<p>In bars, at parties, in juniper groves and wherever else the subject might arise, sooner or later someone avows, "I hate gin." Others chime in, then someone …

Flavors

Inventions that Didn't Change the World

For every groundbreaking new idea that changes the world as we know it, there are thousands (if not more) that are entirely useless—whether or not they were inspired, clever or even ingenious at their moment of inception. In "Inventions that Didn't Change the World," author Julie Halls of the …

Kobe Bryant on Verge of Become NBA's All-Time Leader in Shots Missed

Kobe Bryant comes away from Tuesday night's 107-102 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies with a distinction that only seems fitting at the outset of the Los Angeles Lakers' now 1-6 season.<p>The 36-year-old passed John Havlicek's all-time NBA mark for missed shots, reminding us that those nearly 32,000 …

Raw: Lava Breaks Through Fence Into Pond, Hawaii

Mexicans burn ruling party's HQ over students

Building housing governing PRI in Guerrero state torched amid protests against presumed murder of 43 students.<p>Outraged Mexicans protesting against the presumed murder of 43 students have set ablaze the ruling party's Guerrero state headquarters and briefly held a police commander prisoner.<p>Riot …

Ebola crisis: Mali confirms second death

<b>A Malian nurse has died of Ebola, the second confirmed death from the disease in the country.</b><p>Officials say the nurse had treated a man who arrived from Guinea at the Pasteur Clinic in Bamako, and the clinic was now in quarantine.<p>The latest case is unrelated to the first, when a two-year-old girl …

Microsoft quietly patches potentially dangerous Windows security hole

Microsoft released 14 regular security updates for Windows on Tuesday, but one in particular shines a light on a sizable critical vulnerability that …

Lakers are on the missing list in loss to Grizzlies

These are the ways the Lakers are losing: Jeremy Lin thought he heard his coach say "go," but Byron Scott yelled "elbow."<p>So Lin gave the ball to Jordan Hill near the arc instead of Kobe Bryant off to the side, and the Lakers were toast when Hill misfired on an open 21-footer with 28 seconds …

Russia's nuclear deal with Iran creates concern in West

Russia signed a nuclear deal with Iran on Tuesday that prompted anxiety in the West because it appeared to open the way for Tehran to potentially supply domestically produced fuel for its own nuclear reactors.<p>Officials of Rosatom, the Russian state nuclear company, said they had agreed to build two …

Do Something About Those Superbugs, President Obama Orders

Health news<p>President Barack Obama issued an executive order Thursday telling his administration to hurry up and do something about drug-resistant bacteria, which pose a “serious threat to public health and the economy.”<p>Infections caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria kill 23,000 people every …

Public Health

Deaf Girl Says Staffer Broke Her Arm at Facility Being Probed by FBI

Investigations<p>A deaf and autistic student at a Florida facility that is under FBI investigation for alleged physical abuse was treated at a local hospital late last month for a broken arm allegedly caused when a staffer pushed her against a wall, NBC News has learned.<p>On security videotape shot at …

World Population Could Hit 12.3 Billion by 2100

The world population may balloon to anywhere between 9.6 billion and 12.3 billion by 2100, according to a new report that used statistics from the …

Why Girls Tend to Get Better Grades Than Boys Do

New research shows that girls are ahead in every subject, including math and science. Do today's grading methods skew in their favor?<p>As the new school year ramps up, teachers and parents need to be reminded of a well-kept secret: Across all grade levels and academic subjects, girls earn higher …

Feds release $71.5M withheld during migrant crisis

MIAMI (AP) — Groups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the …

Sierra Leone begins three-day Ebola lockdown

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1109000/1109831_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537474751_cbb882b8de91a6944f0a9edda8ad81ce<p><b>A three-day curfew is under way in Sierra Leone to let health workers find and isolate cases of Ebola, in order to halt the spread of the disease.</b><p>Many …

Sierra Leone

Second container possibly leaked at New Mexico nuclear dump

(Reuters) - A second container of plutonium-contaminated debris may have contributed to a radiation leak that has led to the indefinite suspension of operations at an underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico, a U.S. Energy Department official said on Thursday.<p>Preliminary findings from an …

Terrorism suspects in detention: police won't say how many are being held

The Australian federal police are refusing to confirm how many people are still being detained without charge as a result of counter-terrorism raids in NSW on Thursday.<p>In a press conference on Friday the acting AFP commissioner, Andrew Colvin, refused to answer questions about how many people were …

Lawmakers renew call to roll back military cuts amid ISIS, Ebola fights

Defense hawks on both sides of the aisle are pointing to the new war against the Islamic State to revive efforts to roll back across-the-board Pentagon budget cuts.<p>Citing President Obama’s calls for an expanded bombing campaign against the terror group — whose videotaped beheadings of three western …

8 Ebola Workers Killed by Panicked Mob in Guinea

Eight members of a delegation on a mission to raise awareness in a remote village in Guinea about the Ebola outbreak ravaging West Africa were killed …

Human trials offer hope for Ebola vaccine - CNN Video

Morocco to tackle citizens fighting in Syria

Morocco has proposed a law which would criminalise joining armed groups or undergoing training in conflict zones in a move that targets up to 2,000 Moroccans believed to be fighting in Syria and Iraq.<p>The new bill incriminates joining or trying to join armed groups and training camps "in hotbeds of …

With NASA Probe's Arrival, International Mars Invasion Gets Under Way

NASA's MAVEN is entering Mars orbit, kicking off a rush of countries putting their own robots and orbiters on the planet.<p>Mars is getting crowded. A new NASA orbiter slips into Mars orbit on Sunday, followed closely by India's first interplanetary probe, a comet, and then a rush of countries …

Doctors gather on Syria border to save chemical weapons victims

Syrian towns where the Telegraph exposed the use of chlorine gas to get protection from chemical weapons attacks<p>A campaign to prevent Syrian villagers from succumbing to deadly chemical weapons has been launched months after the Telegraph exposed chlorine gas attacks by the regime of Bashar al …

Navy's Massive Triton Spy Drone Completes Cross-Country Flight

Innovation<p>The Navy's massive Triton unmanned aerial vehicle has just completed a nearly 3,800-mile trip across the country, travelling from Patuxent River, Maryland to Palmdale, California over 11 hours. The Triton is a highly sophisticated surveillance drone, equipped with special radar, cameras …

Drones