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At least 47 feared dead in Libyan truck bomb blast

Islamic State suspected as suicide bomber drives truck bomb into police recruitment centre in city of Zliten<p>At least 47 people were killed in Libya on Thursday when a suicide bomber drove an explosive-laden truck into a graduation ceremony at a police college in the Libyan city of Zliten.<p>The blast, …

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Jammu and Kashmir

Justice Department Subpoenas Reason.com To Unmask Commenters

The Justice Department made the classic mistake of reading the comments, and now it wants to know the identity of internet commenters who talked about putting a federal judge in a wood chipper.<p>The Justice Department has issued a federal grand jury subpoena to <i>Reason</i>, a prominent libertarian …

Pentagon Adds U.K. to List of Countries Sent Live Anthrax

The Pentagon has added one laboratory in the UK and another in Massachusetts to a list of laboratories that recently received shipments of live …

This Is What Serengeti Animals Do When Nobody’s Looking

Zebras, cheetahs, and giraffes, oh my!<p>There are surveillance cameras everywhere--on street corners, in airports, and even in the middle of the Serengeti.<p>Researchers set up 225 camera traps in the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania to get an idea of how animals behaved when people weren't looking. …

Netflix is now bigger than Yahoo

A torch was passed today, as Netflix’s stock market value surpassed Yahoo’s in intraday trading.<p>The shift highlights Netflix’s strong year so far, in which the company (current market capitalization: $39.21 billion) has been trouncing the S&P 500 and taking down old media stalwarts.<p>It also cements …

Stock Markets

'Duck Dynasty' Star Jep Robertson Says He Was Sexually Abused At 6 Years Old

"Duck Dynasty" star Jep Robertson revealed he was sexually abused as a child.<p>Robertson discussed the abuse during a candid interview with "Entertainment Tonight" with his wife, Jessica, by his side. The 37-year-old A&E reality star and the youngest son of "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson …

Eritrea accuses UN of 'slander' over rights report

<b>Eritrea's government has dismissed as a "vile slander" a UN report accusing it of human rights violations on a scale "seldom witnessed elsewhere".</b><p>The report was part of a campaign to undermine a nation which valued human rights, it said.<p>The UN published the report after a year-long investigation.<p>It …

Africa

Muslim, black leaders divided on video of Boston shooting

BOSTON (AP) — Muslim and black leaders in Boston are divided over whether surveillance video released this week shows that terror investigators acted appropriately when they shot and killed a man who authorities say lunged at them with a military-style knife.<p>Sadiki Kambon, of the Black Community …

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