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China's biggest phone company made the best smartphone you've never heard of

Now, though, it's time to start paying attention. Those security fears have largely died down. The company itself is now the third-biggest smartphone maker in the world, behind only Samsung and Apple, and gaining ground. It's starting its heaviest push yet to compete in the West.<p>Most importantly, …

Un alemán-iraní de 18 años, único autor del tiroteo en Múnich con nueve muertos

La policía de la capital bávara afirma que no están claros los motivos del autor, que se suicidó tras la matanza en un centro comercial<p>El caos se …

In party platform, Democrats call for end to death penalty

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Democrats are calling for an end to capital punishment.<p>The latest draft of the party's platform, released Friday, says the death penalty "has proven to be a cruel and unusual form of punishment" that "has no place in the United States of America."<p>The inclusion of the provision …

Middle-class

4 Children Stabbed to Death in Memphis, Mother in Custody

A mother suspected of fatally stabbing four of her children in suburban Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested and charged Saturday, and would likely face more charges, officials said.<p>Police wouldn’t specify what Shanynthia Gardner, 29, had been charged with, but said she allegedly killed her …

Crime

Scotland charts course to independence from U.K.

The first hours of June 24 were bewildering. The United Kingdom, shockingly, had just voted to quit the European Union. Prime Minister David Cameron immediately announced his resignation, and no one – least of all the politicians who had campaigned in favour of a so-called "Brexit" – seemed to have …

Check out these 10 movies that turn 10 years old this year

It's hard to believe it, but it is no longer 2006. Crazy, right?!<p>We are a few months into 2016, and we have some stellar movies lined up. From "Finding Dory" to "Suicide Squad" to "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," we are in for a treat! However, instead of harping on the movies that are …

AOL

The Relationship Between High-Quality Startups and Geography

We know that startups are highly concentrated in certain places in the U.S. But a new report finds that high-quality startups are even more so.<p>Although the Silicon Valley remains the epicenter of global innovation and entrepreneurship, there’s no shortage of concerned voices arguing that America’s …

Startups

Islamic State claims deadly bombings in Brussels

BRUSSELS (AP) — Islamic extremists struck Tuesday in the heart of Europe, killing at least 34 people and wounding scores of others in back-to-back …

Terrorism

The Latest: Peruvian woman killed in Brussels airport attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the explosions Tuesday at Brussels airport and a subway station (all times local):<p>3 a.m.<p>Peru's Foreign Ministry says a …

Extremism

Panic and chaos follow Brussels airport blasts

Scenes of chaos and panic could be seen in Brussels shortly after two blasts ripped through Zaventem Airport at around 8am CET. At least ten people were killed and around a hundred injured as a result.<p>Brussels’ regional governor said three bombs had been taken into the airport – one didn’t explode. …

CNN Debate Recap: Democratic Candidates vs. Trump

Fresh off a surprising election Tuesday, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled Wednesday night over immigration policy, the government bailout of the auto industry and Republican front-runner Donald Trump. The face-off in battleground Florida comes less than a week before the next votes are …

Government

Convenient News and Articles

Aparece nuevo cráter en Siberia

Hasta el momento suman 7 los cráteres que han sido descubiertos en Siberia, la lejana región rusa en donde se está dando este fenómeno que está …

10 alimentos que calman la ansiedad

Estar ansioso te hace sentir intranquilo y agitado, algo así como una angustia en la que no se sabe muy bien qué hacer. Incluso la ansiedad puede ser …

Police evacuate Sydney Opera House

The iconic landmark had been cordoned off following unspecified threats stemming from "information on social media," police said. People were cleared …

The age of first-time mothers is rising faster in the US

<b>A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that the average age of first-time mothers in the US is on the rise.</b><p>More US women are waiting longer to become mothers for the first time, according to figures released on Thursday.<p>Although that's a continuation of a trend …

Great Depression

Vladimir Putin Claims That Russia Has Developed an Ebola Vaccine

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday that his country has developed a vaccine for the deadly Ebola virus.<p>After a series of tests, …

Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan

TOKYO - A strong earthquake struck just off the coast of Hokkaido in northern Japan. No tsunami warning was issued, and there were no reports of major damage.<p>The magnitude-6.7 quake hit about 12:30 p.m. (0330 GMT) Thursday, near Urakawa town on the southern tip of Hokkaido, according to the Japan …

Japan

Lawyer: Suspect left Florence victim alive after fight

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Italian prosecutors on Thursday laid out evidence collected against a key suspect in the death of an American woman who was …

Crime

Russia asks Dutch officials to look into new MH17 evidence

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian aviation officials say they have uncovered new evidence about the 2014 downing of a Malaysian jet over eastern Ukraine and are …

Airplanes

India postpones peace talks with Pakistan after attack on airbase

Officials say they will assess action taken against Pakistan-based insurgents blamed for attack before rescheduling meetings<p>India has rescheduled peace talks with Pakistan while it evaluates action taken by Islamabad against Pakistan-based insurgents it blames for an attack on an Indian air force …

Pakistan

Three U.S. students killed in Honduras bus crash

<b>(CNN) —</b> Three students affiliated with New York's Columbia University died in a bus accident in Honduras while volunteering with a medical program, according to Barnard College's president, who released the students' names.<p>Barnard College junior Daniella Moffson, Columbia College sophomore Olivia …

Latin America

Philip Hammond to press Turkey over refugee crisis on Ankara visit

Foreign secretary will discuss with Turkish leaders what more can be done about migrants and offer message of solidarity after Isis attack in Istanbul<p>The foreign secretary, Philip Hammond, will urge the Turkish government to do more to stem the flow of migrants into the EU, but will also offer a …

Middle East

WHO declares end to Ebola epidemic after 11,300 deaths

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization declared an end to the deadliest Ebola outbreak ever on Thursday after no new cases emerged in Liberia, …

Disease

Germany offers cash reward for leads on sex attacks in Cologne | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - German prosecutors have offered a cash reward of 10,000 euros ($10,890) for information that could lead to the arrest of suspects in mass sexual assaults on women partying on New Year’s Eve in the city of Cologne.<p>Flowers and posters are placed in the square between the city …

North Africa

After Attack, An Uproar Over A Call For French Jews To Quit Wearing Yarmulkes

A debate is raging in France over whether Jewish men should avoid wearing the traditional yarmulke, so as not to identify themselves at a time of increasing violence by young radical Islamists. The proposal was put forth this week by a Jewish leader in Marseille, following a knife attack on a local …

France