Carmen Wallace

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Why phone explosions/fires should not make the news

Incidents where smartphones overheat, catch fire, or explode occur regularly. A quick Google search will reveal plenty of cases, which often garner hundreds of comments on Reddit, XDA, and other platforms where mobile users congregate.<p>Just this week, two incidents involving Samsung devices made the …

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Why has Spain fallen out of love with the European Union?

<b>Since 2007, Spanish approval of the EU has almost halved. On an Andalusian beach, one hard-pressed couple explain why their attitudes have shifted so dramatically.</b><p>It is already 30C (86F) on the beach at Torre del Mar and Maria Dolores and her husband Jose are getting a little crabby with each other …

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Explosion rocks Hezbollah stronghold in Beirut

A car bomb rocked a stronghold of the Shiite militant Hezbollah group south of the Lebanese capital Tuesday, wounding at least 53 people and setting several cars ablaze, officials said.<p>The powerful blast struck a bustling commercial and residential neighborhood as many Lebanese Shiite Muslims began …

Bin Laden killing: official report criticises Pakistan and US

Pakistan failed to detect Osama bin Laden during the six years he hid in Abbottabad because of the "collective incompetence and negligence" of the …

Second 'Prisoner X' Held In Israel's Ayalon Prison, Report Says

Ultra-Orthodox Jews To Serve In Israeli Military; Law Approved By Israeli Cabinet

By Jeffrey Heller<p>JERUSALEM, July 7 (Reuters) - Israel's cabinet approved a draft law on Sunday to abolish wholesale exemptions from military duty granted to Jewish seminary students, stoking ultra-Orthodox anger over the break with tradition.<p>Many Israelis have long bridled over state priveleges …

Asiana Airlines Says Pilot Of Crashed Plane Was On First Training Flight With Boeing 777

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP<p>SEOUL (Reuters) - Asiana Airlines Inc said the pilot in charge of landing the Boeing 777 that crash-landed at San Francisco's airport on Saturday was training for the long-range plane and that it was his first flight to the airport with the jet.<p>"It was Lee Kang-kook's …