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With Chicago, it's all murder, murder, murder ... but why?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chicago. Murder.<p>Murder. Chicago.<p>A gorgeous, historic lakeside city known for its world-class attractions, cultural influence and brilliant exports -- from deep-dish pizza and the world champion Cubbies to Chance the Rapper and Barack Obama -- Chicago should be known for other things.<p>Too …

Crime

Were hackers behind North Korea outage?

North Korea’s tiny corner of the global Internet was knocked offline Monday as U.S. officials hinted about secret responses to Pyongyang’s cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, but the temporary outage was likely the result of an attack by hackers rather than any strike by another country.<p>Dan …

The US probably isn't behind North Korea's internet problems

This morning brought some alarming news. Just two days after President Obama promised a proportionate response to the North Korean attack on Sony, the country mysteriously disappeared from the internet and stayed offline for the next 10 hours. Given the timing, the question was inevitable: was this …

North Korea's internet is down in wake of Sony hack accusations

<b>Update:</b> <i>Reuters reports that North Korea’s Internet service has been restored, though the cause for the outage has not yet been determined.</i><p>In a rather suspicious coincidence, North Korea is currently going through a widespread internet outage, according the Associated Press. The connectivity …

North Korea Is Currently Experiencing A ‘Massive Internet Outage’

In the wake of the Guardians of Peace hack attack against Sony, which the US publicly blames on North Korea (something not everyone believes), President Obama publicly threatened a “proportional response” against the North Koreans. And now that North Korea is suffering one of its “worst internet …

North Korean internet is 'toast,' White House officials decline to comment

North Korea's internet broke down Monday following nearly a day of increasing instability, according to North Korea Tech and Dyn Research.<p>The outage comes just days after President Barack Obama promised that the U.S. would respond "proportionally and in a place and time we choose" to a hack attack …

Russell Westbrook Aims to Become the Best Defender in the NBA

The OKC Thunder appeared to be doomed earlier this season, when Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook went down for a significant chunk of games.<p>It …

LeBron James' Departure Showing Clear, Obvious Flaws of Miami Heat Roster

A lot of inches of column space were devoted, in the preceding four seasons, to celebrating the Miami Heat’s Big Three.<p>A once-in-a-generation stable of selfishly selfless hardwood maestros—they took less money in salary to make more in endorsements; they accepted downticks in their counting stats …

Welcome to Dallas, @rajonrondo. (via @dallasmavs)

34 points, 9 assists, 7 boards & 4 steals for @wardell30 in the @warriors 114-109 W.

Congrats to @dwighthoward of the @houstonrockets on grabbing his 10,000th board!

With this free throw, @kobebryant passed Michael Jordan for 3rd on the NBA All-Time Scoring List!

Kobe Bryant passes Michael Jordan for third on NBA's scoring list (Video)

Raw pro basketball statistics, for good reason, aren’t held in the same regard as the numbers many grew up memorizing as baseball fans. NBA fans have …

Points #1 & #32,293 come at the stripe for @kobebryant!

Superstar Rankings: Ranking the NBA's 10 Best So Far

The second quarter of the 2014-15 NBA season is upon us, and it's a time for superstars to solidify their standing within the hierarchy of the league's best players.<p>Kyle Lowry will have to justify his new placement in this celestial realm, or else he runs the risk of being labelled an early-season …

NBA

Congrats to @easymoneysniper on reaching the 15,000 career points plateau tonight!