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Mass graves in Tikrit might contain 1,700 bodies

<b>Tikrit, Iraq (CNN) —</b> Mass graves believed to hold Iraqi soldiers have been discovered in newly liberated Tikrit.<p>Up to 1,700 bodies may be recovered. ISIS claimed to have executed that many soldiers captured in June outside Camp Speicher, a fortified Iraqi base near Tikrit.<p>A total of 47 bodies have …

CNN

UK police seek gang behind '200 million pound' heist

LONDON (Reuters) - British police were hunting for a gang on Wednesday who raided safety deposit boxes in London’s major jewelry business district, making off with cash and gems in what local media said could be the country’s biggest-ever heist.<p>London’s Metropolitan Police said the thieves used …

Crime

Celebrating Billie Holiday’s 100th Birthday

Rhode Island

HTC's bigger and better One M9+ launches in China

HTC clearly gets China's obsession with large-screen phones. Following the plastic 5.5-inch One E9+, the company is back with the metallic M9+ which, as you can tell from the name, is essentially the M9 on steroids. We've already seen most of the specs in an earlier leak, with the most notable …

Teardown shows Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is tough to repair

The smartphone, which has a curved screen at the edge, received a score of three out of 10 for repairability from iFixit.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is not especially friendly to DIYers, according to iFixit.<p>The smartphone, set for release on Friday, was the subject of a teardown from iFixit, which …

Phones

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

A nude sculpture so small it's 'walking on hair' - CNN Style

Written by Matthew Ponsford, CNN<p>She could stand on a strand of human hair, with room to spare.<p>The microscopic polymer statue by South African sculptor Jonty Hurwitz, entitled <i>Trust</i>, measured just 1/100th of a centimeter and had been called the "smallest sculpture ever made."<p>But the world's tiniest …

CNN

Dailymotion: How France Is Killing YouTube's Main Competitor

Déjà vu! The French government refused, once again, to let Dailymotion – one of the country’s most successful Internet company – fall into foreign hands, urging the partially state-owned telecom operator Orange to consider an European partner instead.<p>The French video-sharing platform was launched …

Televisions

LG likely to show off G4 flagship phone on April 28

LG is expected to reveal the new smartphone at events held simultaneously next month in New York, London, Paris, Seoul, Singapore and Istanbul.<p>LG has just sent out invites to upcoming events simultaneously taking place around the world late next month, and they likely point to one thing: the …

Wossen Assaye, Who Fled Inova Fairfax Hospital in Virginia, Captured by Authorities

An accused bank robber who authorities said escaped custody at a Virginia hospital, stole a gun and led authorities on a nine-hour manhunt has been captured, according to NBC Washington.<p>Wossen Assaye was captured in Washington, D.C., after a massive pursuit, a high-ranking police official told NBC …

Crime

US Supreme Court: GPS tracking could violate the Fourth Amendment

Forcing someone to wear a location tracker apparently constitutes a Fourth Amendment "search" - the Supreme Court effectively said so when ruling on a North Carolina case where a convicted sex offender was forced to wear a GPS monitor at all times in 2013. The offender challenged the court, and …

U.S. ITC to Investigate Apple After Ericsson Patent Infringement Claims

The ongoing conflict between Apple and Ericsson escalated this afternoon as the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) agreed to launch an investigation into claims that Apple infringed on as many as 41 of Ericsson's cellular technology patents with its iPad and iPhone devices, reports</i> …

Telecoms

IBM commits $3B for new Internet of Things business unit

Technology giant IBM announced today the formation of a new Internet of Things (IoT) business unit and said it would invest $3 billion in it over the next four years.<p>As part of the new push, IBM will begin to provide companies with several industry-specific cloud-based services, as well as new …

Internet of Things