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World's highest ranking human rights official says the FBI is 'unlocking a Pandora's Box'

The very high-profile and incredibly important case between Apple and the FBI wanting access to data stored on an iPhone could have “serious global ramifications,” according to the United Nation’s High Commissioner of Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein.<p>“In order to address a security-related issue …

Global Fly Fishing Action in "Kast Gear...Elevated"

Posted on March 4, 2016March 4, 2016<p>Some impressive global fly fishing action in a new video from Kast Gear.<p>From Kast:<p>“The Kast Gear Channel will …

Fishing

Workers Exposed to Anthrax Get Antibiotics

Health news<p>At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled or were near live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and an Air Force base in South Korea, officials said Thursday.<p>US military officials say no one at the 19 separate military and civilian labs that …

Microbiology

The Week in Review: Letterman Signs Off

After 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts, comedian and late night talk show host David Letterman signed off for the final time Wednesday in a celebrity-packed hour befitting a legend. Stars like Steve Martin, Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Carrey and the Foo Fighters appeared on stage, capping off weeks of …

Comedy

David Letterman's final Top Ten List was a star-studded affair

David Letterman’s final Top Ten List featured more star wattage than an awards show. For the final <i>Late Show</i>, Letterman enlisted 10 celebrity friends …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

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10 of the Best 21st Century Sci-Fi Horror Movies

Always a popular amalgam of genres many truly great sci-fi horror movies have been released since the turn of the century.<p>Some focus more on sci-fi …

Who might lead ISIS if al-Baghdadi dies?

<i>Watch "Blindsided: How ISIS shook the world," a GPS special airing Monday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> For weeks, reports have been circulating that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was seriously injured in an airstrike back in March.<p>On Wednesday, …

Al-Qaeda

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Bill Cosby's Comedy Tour Is Ending, But His Career Could Well Go On

CBS/Getty Images<p>Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>AP<p>Alfred Eisenstaedt—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Fred Sabine—NBC/Getty Images<p>Ron …

May 2015

The Best of Sotheby's Live Auction

The storied auction house is bringing some of its high end offerings to the masses—teaming up with eBay to offer photographic prints by the likes of Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton and Diane Arbus.<p>The storied auction house is bringing some of its high end offerings to the masses—teaming up with eBay …

China banking checkmate? | Asia Pacific

The list is growing ever longer of countries eager to sign up to a new China-led investment bank.<p>Beijing set Tuesday as the deadline for those wishing to become a founding member of what's called the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.<p>The UK, India, Pakistan and Indonesia are among the nations …

ISIS Isn’t the Only Group Destroying Archaeological Sites in the Middle East

The well-publicized destruction of archaeological sites and museum exhibits by ISIS has garnered worldwide condemnation. Sites like Nineveh, Hatra, …

Iraq's Government Says It Just Won Its Largest Fight Against ISIS Yet

The nearly month-long campaign for Tikrit has been hyped as a warm-up to retaking the bigger prize of Mosul. But the length of the effort is raising concerns.<p>Iraqi officials claimed on Tuesday that government forces had finally succeeded in the largest operation against ISIS militants to date by …

Knifed US envoy to Seoul in pain as officials investigate

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to South Korea struggled with pain as he recovered Friday from a knife attack, while police searched …

North Korea

Libya chaos deepens as Isil strikes threaten to halt oil production and government bombs Tripoli airport

Isil militants attack al-Dhahra oil field shortly after capturing facilities in Bahi and Mabruk, while national army bombs airport Tripoli, as peace talks begin in Morocco<p>Libya may be forced to cease all oil production after suspected Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) jihadists attacked …

FBI: Three men in NY attempted to join ISIS

<b>(CNN) —</b> Abror Habibov, 30, operated kiosks at malls along the East Coast. He sold kitchenware and repaired mobile phones, according to a complaint unsealed Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn, New York.<p>Last fall, Habibov hired Akhror Saidakhmetov, 19, to work at kiosks in Savannah, Georgia; …