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Exclusive: Canadian border authorities detaining record number of Mexicans | Reuters

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada’s border authorities detained more Mexicans in the first 67 days of 2017 than they did annually in any of the three previous years, according to statistics obtained by Reuters.<p>A Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) logo is seen on a worker during a tour of the Infield …

Immigration

Lady Gaga - Telephone ft. Beyoncé

Philippine Abu Sayyaf militants free Norwegian hostage

<b>Islamist militants in the Philippines have released a Norwegian man taken hostage along with two Canadians who the group beheaded, officials say.</b><p>The Abu Sayyaf jihadists freed Kjartan Sekkingstad in southern Sulu province on Saturday. Unconfirmed reports say a large ransom was paid.<p>The group of …

Islam

Saudi Arabia mosque attack: 2 reported killed

<b>(CNN) —</b> A suicide bomber blew himself up and another attacker opened fire outside a Shiite mosque in the predominantly Sunni kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Friday, killing two people and injuring at least seven others, the state-run Saudi Press Agency reported.<p>Security forces confronted both attackers …

Extremism

Mexican president: drug lord 'El Chapo' re-arrested

The world's most-wanted drug lord was recaptured in a daring raid by Mexican marines Friday, six months after he fled through a tunnel from a maximum security prison in a made-for-Hollywood escape that deeply embarrassed the government and strained ties with the United States.<p>Mexican President …

5 planes wrote 'Trump is disgusting' in the air over California's annual Rose Parade

PASADENA, Calif. (Reuters) - Five planes flew over the annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, California, on Friday writing messages in the sky that included "America is great! Trump is disgusting. Anybody but Trump, US," as onlookers craned their necks for a view.<p>It was not immediately clear who was …

India's Internet Regulator Puts Facebook's 'Free Basics' Program on Hold

Facebook’s plan to provide limited Internet services for free in India has run into a roadblock, with the country’s top Internet regulatory body …

Why Microsoft, Uber And 500 Startups Went To Downtown Cairo

CAIRO — Outside the entrance of the GrEEK Campus, the line to get into the third RiseUp Summit was an hour long at 9 a.m., but everyone was waiting more-or-less patiently.<p>Sobhieh Yaafury had come from Lebanon with her three daughters, 26, 24 and 10. The two older daughters already work in …

Startups

Elon Musk and other Silicon Valley luminaries have pledged $1 billion to keep robots from taking over

<i>This post has been updated with comments from Sam Altman and corrected.</i><p>The robots are coming, and Silicon Valley wants to make sure they’re on our side. Today (Dec. 11), Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, along with a veritable cornucopia of technology giants and scientists, announced the formation of …

Artificial Intelligence

Former Police Commissioner: Firing Chicago Police Chief Puts Us in Danger

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s dismissal Tuesday of Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy following the release of a video showing white police officer …

Woz says he's still a laptop guy, despite Tim Cook's comments

Technically Incorrect: Not going along with Tim Cook's feeling that PCs are dead, the Apple co-founder says it's laptops for him and he's not in love with the Apple Watch.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Over the past few days, dedicated …

IPad Pro

ISIS-held hostages run for their lives

The science of human behavior is reshaping the US government

Back in September, President Barack Obama signed an executive order that marked a major turning point in the role that behavioral science plays in helping the federal government achieve policy goals.<p>The order, which directs federal agencies to incorporate insights from behavioral science into their …

Behavioral Sciences