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Spaceship's descent device deployed prematurely

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Virgin Galactic's experimental spaceship broke apart in flight over California's Mojave Desert after a device to slow the craft's descent prematurely deployed, federal investigators said Sunday.<p>National Transportation Safety Board Acting Chairman Christopher Hart said that while …

Can Obama Reboot?

Does he even want to?<p>Barack Obama is antsy. His aides can see it when he alights from Air Force One from the all-too-occasional campaign trips he has taken this fall. There’s a sigh, an unhappy-camper body language when he finds himself back in the depressing slipstream of Ebola confabs and …

Benedict Cumberbatch: Sherlock knows how to please a woman

The star of the eponymous series addresses his character’s apparent asexuality — and engages in a bit of fan fic<p>Benedict Cumberbatch, already facing a backlash for rumors that he’ll be playing Doctor Strange, is opening up about what Sherlock Holmes would be like in bed. Unfortunately, many of his …

Public executions and mass graves: ISIS targets Sunni tribe in Iraq

They were taken from their homes, some pulled from their beds, in the middle of the night.<p>They were fathers, brothers and sons, members of the U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe -- the Sunni clan considered among the last holdouts against ISIS in Iraq's western desert.<p>About 50 members of the tribe were …

Apple Retail SVP Angela Ahrendts: Apple Watch launching in “Spring”

The Apple Watch’s launch is scheduled to occur in the “spring,” according to Apple Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores Angela Ahrendts, later in 2015 than some had originally anticipated. Ahrendts stated the timeframe to retail employees in a video message, a transcript of which was …

Terminally ill woman follows through on decision to end her life, dies in Oregon

A terminally ill woman who had decided to end her life after being told her illness would be long and painful has died, advocacy organization Compassion & Choices has confirmed.<p>Brittany Maynard, 29, who moved to Oregon, where the “Death with Dignity Act” allows people to choose to die using …