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No One Has Seen North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Three Weeks

What has happened to Kim Jong Un?<p>That’s the question everyone seems to be asking, amid all kinds of rumors following the North Korean dictator’s …

North Korea

Frenchman jailed for phoning and texting his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times

Frenchman admits that, with hindsight, "it was stupid" to phone and text his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times over a 10-month period<p>A 33-year-old Frenchman has been sent to prison after phoning and texting his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times, admitting that, with hindsight, "it was stupid".<p>The unnamed …

Text Messaging

NVIDIA Sues Samsung and Qualcomm, Tries To Get Samsung Galaxy Devices Blocked From The U.S.

Ready for another big patent battle?<p>NVIDIA has just filed patent lawsuits against both Samsung and Qualcomm, claiming the companies are infringing upon its graphics chip patents. The end goal? To block the shipment of Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets until Samsung coughs up patent licensing …

Flight MH370 six months on: beatings and detentions but still no answers

Families of the passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 say that six months of agonising uncertainty have been made harder still by the company's attitude, and by detention and even beatings by Chinese police.<p>Speaking before Monday's six-month anniversary of the flight's …

CNN exclusive: From Glasgow girl to 'bedroom radical' and ISIS bride

In November of last year, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. He remembers, he says, because she looked especially beautiful. He remarked upon it to his wife, saying there was something different about his daughter.<p>The night before, she had asked her sisters to …

Gmail, other Android apps hacked with 92% success rate

A group of researchers are claiming they’ve been able to hack Gmail and other services with a 92% success rate. Among those found to be vulnerable to …

Apps

Unitutkija: Kun koulu alkaa kello 8, nuoren terveys on vaarassa

Helsingin yliopiston unitutkijan, professori Markku Partisen mukaan kahdeksaksi kouluun herääminen on haitaksi murrosikäiselle.<p>Taustalla ei …

Pamela Anderson Declines Ice Bucket Challenge, Citing ALS Animal Testing

Plenty of celebrities have taken the Ice Bucket Challenge, benefitting the ALS Association. But Pamela Anderson won’t be one of them.<p>While saying she …

John Lennon's killer denied parole for eighth time

The man who gunned down Beatle John Lennon near the entrance to the star's home was again denied parole on Friday.<p>It was the eighth time that Mark David Chapman, 59, was denied parole for the 1980 slaying in New York City.<p>The board based its ruling on multiple factors, including the belief that …

Is Your Kindle Making You Stupid? Study Says e-Readers May Be Missing Out

A Norwegian study has found that readers who use a Kindle are “significantly” worse than their paperback-wielding counterparts at recalling key events in text, according to Britain’s <i>the Guardian</i>.<p>The study gave 50 people copies of the same mystery story, half in classic paperback format and half on …

Rhodes: Foley killing 'terrorist attack'

The White House regards the killing of American journalist James Foley as a terrorist attack, a top national security aide to President Barack Obama said Friday.<p>The brutal murder earlier this week of Foley by militants affiliated with Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant “absolutely … represents a …

W.H. defends post-Foley golf game

The White House on Friday defended President Barack Obama’s decision to head to the golf course earlier this week just moments after condemning the killing of American journalist James Foley.<p>While principal deputy press secretary Eric Schultz declined “to get into the mind-set” of the president’s …

Two-Time Plane Crash Survivor Austin Hatch Never Says 'Why Me?'

Though he lost his parents and both siblings in two separate plane crashes that he survived, Austin Hatch refuses to feel sorry for himself.<p>“The time …

Ebola outbreak declared a public health emergency by World Health Organization

The World Health Organization on Friday declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to be an international public health emergency that requires an extraordinary response to stop its spread.<p>It is the largest and longest outbreak ever recorded of Ebola, which has a death rate of about 50 percent and …

Ebola Victim Dr. Kent Brantly Speaks Out: 'I Am Growing Stronger Every Day'

American Ebola victim Dr. Kent Brantly is on the mend.<p>On Friday, the 33-year-old has released his first statement since arriving in Atlanta for …

How Does Kanye West Really Feel About Nazis?

Yesterday we learned that during a deposition about a paparazzo assault case, <b>Kanye West</b>, the accused, told the photog's lawyer that he was the smartest celebrity the guy had ever come in contact with. He then boldly asserted that he is not, in fact, Britney Spears. And he also compared celebrities …

swivelCard: A Shape-Shifting USB Business Card That Lets You Share Your Photo Portfolio in Style

Looking for a slick and unique way to share your contact info and photo portfolio with prospective clients? Check out the swivelCard, a transforming …

Indonesian family finds daughter swept away in 2004 tsunami

An Indonesian family claims to have found their missing daughter a full decade after she was swept away as a toddler by the 2004 tsunami and presumed dead.<p>“It’s a miracle from God,” mother Jamaliah, 42, told the Jakarta Globe. “When I saw her, my heart was beating really fast … We couldn’t hold …

New Child Sex Abuse Claims Filed Against Michael Jackson

Five years after his sudden passing, Michael Jackson is being accused of sexual abuse by a man who claims he was molested as a child by the superstar.<p>…

Canadian food exports feel brunt of new wave of Russian sanctions

Canadian businesses are bracing for a possible next wave of Russian sanctions after Moscow banned imports of key food products in an escalating economic war over the conflict in Ukraine.<p>Sanctions the Kremlin announced on Thursday could cost Canadian exporters about $600-million a year, with pork …

Hawaii braces for rare twin hurricanes heading directly for the paradise islands

Islanders and holidaymakers urged to seek solid shelter as back-to-back tropical cyclones threaten dangerous 90mph winds<p>The holiday paradise of Hawaii is braced for a rare and dangerous double hit by two hurricanes bearing down on the chain of tiny islands in quick succession.<p>Hurricane Iselle is …

Russia's Putin issues retaliatory import ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin has named a new target as global sparring over Ukraine grows: food.<p>In a decree signed Wednesday, Putin banned food and agricultural imports from countries that have imposed sanctions against his country.<p>The retaliatory move comes more than a week after the United …

11 Smartphone Home Screens From Some Of The Biggest Names In Tech

Google designs new self-driving vehicles that lose the steering wheel and pedals

Google has been tweaking its self-driving car project for years, but now it's taking another big step. Later this summer it will start testing prototype vehicles it's designed from the ground up, instead of merely retrofitting existing vehicles. Announced tonight the the Code Conference, the new …

Queen Elizabeth's Royal Ascot Racehorse Fails Dope Test

A racehorse owned by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II that won the prestigious Gold Cup at Royal Ascot last year has tested positive for the banned …

All About the Airbnb Guest Who Refuses to Leave

Cory Tschogl, 39, rented out her Palm Springs, California, vacation home to someone on Airbnb for 44 days.<p>After 30 days, that person stopped paying, …

Found! Police Unmask Unlikely Culprit Who Left Dolls Outside Family's Homes

Doll mystery solved!<p>Porcelain dolls left outside homes in San Clemente, California, over the past two weeks were not the work of a weird stranger but …

Taylor Swift Helps a Young Fan with a Broken Heart over the Boy Next Door

Her own crushes and romances have been much scrutinized, but Taylor Swift still has a soft spot for young love.<p>The fashion-loving music star, 24, …

If You Want To Be Rich, Don't Get An MBA

The first thing I am going to say about wealth is that many authors who write about prosperity and wealth make it clear: <i>A job will not make you rich.</i><p>If you want to be wealthy, at some moment of your life, you will have to create a source of income other than your salary. This is an evident and …