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James Cameron defends Titanic ending: Mythbusters is 'full of sh--'

That floating door could <i>not</i> have held two people, James Cameron says.<p>The Oscar-winning director of <i>Titanic</i> was asked in a recent interview with The …

Theresa May under pressure over Trident missile test

<b>Theresa May is coming under pressure to say whether she knew about a reported misfire of the UK's nuclear weapons system before a crucial Commons vote.</b><p>The Sunday Times says the missile veered off course during a test in June last year - weeks before the Commons voted to spend £40bn renewing Trident.<p>…

Royal Navy

When Seeing the Most Depraved Side of the Internet Is Your Job

They see the most depraved side of humanity on a daily basis — from videos of children being exploited, to bestiality, suicide, and other brutal acts of violence.<p>While machines are getting smarter and algorithms even more effective, at the end of the day, every piece of content potentially showing …

USB-C just took a big step toward becoming the port of the future

The dream of a one-cable future is looking a little more real now that newer, better USB Type-C ports are here.<p>You may remember USB-C — the small, …

Interstellar was right. Falling into a black hole is not the end, says Stephen Hawking

“If you feel you are in a black hole, don’t give up, there’s a way out,” Stephen Hawking told the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm<p>Interstellar was right. Falling into a black hole is not the end, professor Stephen Hawking has claimed.<p>Although physicists had assumed that all matter must be …

FTC sues four cancer charities over $187 million scam

The Federal Trade Commission has accused four cancer charities of defrauding well-meaning donors for over $187 million. Today, the FTC and law enforcement groups from all 50 states have filed a complaint against the Cancer Fund of America, Cancer Support Services, Children’s Cancer Fund of America, …

Number of police killed rises 89%, but remains below 35-year average

The number of police officers "feloniously killed" in the line of duty last year sharply jumped from 2013 but was still well below the annual average for the last 3 1/2 decades, the FBI said Monday.<p>The agency reported that 51 law enforcement officers were killed in 2014 in the line of duty — 89% …

Islamists capture downed Syria regime helicopter crew

Opposition fighters capture four crew members of government helicopter which crashed in rebel-held Idlib<p>Islamist rebels captured four crew members of a regime helicopter which crashed in Idlib province of northwest Syria on Sunday, while a fifth serviceman was killed, a monitor said.<p>"A regime …

Police praise pregnant woman in Craigslist attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Longmont, Colorado, police officer Billy Sawyer responded to a 911 call from a pregnant woman who was stabbed and had her fetus ripped out, he wasn't prepared for what they would see.<p>"She was barely conscious. It was very hard to keep her attention at the moment," Sawyer told CNN's …

Crime

24 Egg Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

Pilot video shows Islamic State group is raising the stakes in its propaganda, experts say

A video of a Jordanian pilot being burned to death was exceptional in its brutality, even for the Islamic State group, and also was a sign that the militants intend to raise the stakes in their propaganda efforts, experts say.<p>It also offered confirmation to the belief that the airman was killed …

Jordanian jets 'pound Islamic State positions'

Jordanian fighter jets complete mission in show of strength as King Abdullah II visits home town of pilot murdered by Islamic State<p>Jordanian fighter jets flew over the hometown of a pilot killed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) and the capital Amman on Thursday after completing a …

Jordan minister on Islamic State strike: 'we're upping the ante'

Country's foreign minister says airstrike just the beginning of retaliation against Isil for the killing of its pilot<p>Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh said his country's strike against Islamic State in Syria on Thursday was just the start of its response to the militant group's immolation of …

The Mountain from Game Of Thrones broke a thousand-year-old strength record

Actor, weightlifter, and king of the stones Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, best known to Western audiences as Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane on HBO’s <i>Game Of</i> …

Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin Admits His Dragons Couldn’t Beat Tolkien’s Smaug in a Fight

George R.R. Martin spoke about how important his readers have been in helping him create the expansive world of Westeros during an interview this …