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Bloomberg, others give Hopkins $125 million for cancer research that helped Jimmy Carter

Research into immunotherapy, which cancer experts are calling the most promising approach in decades, got a boost Tuesday when Michael Bloomberg and other philanthropists announced $125 million in donations to Johns Hopkins University for a new institute focused solely on the therapy and …

El Chapo entered US twice while on the run after prison break, daughter claims

The drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán bankrolled the election of senior Mexico politicians and twice secretly entered the United States to visit relatives, according to his eldest daughter.<p>Rosa Isela Guzmán Ortiz said that shortly after an interview with Hollywood star Sean Penn last year, her …

Mexico

‘Bernie Baby,’ the adorable 4-month-old Sanders lookalike, has died unexpectedly from SIDS

Oliver Jack Carter Lomas-Davis had his Sen. Bernie Sanders impersonation down pat. They had the same fly-away white hair, square framed glasses and serious expression.<p>Sure, Oliver was a little shorter than the Democratic presidential candidate. And if anyone at the Las Vegas rally asked him his …

Bernie Sanders

SkyWall drone defense system can drop a quadcopter from 100 meters

Drones are everywhere these days, including a lot of places they don’t belong. Over the past few months we’ve seen several attempts to to keep drones away from places like stadiums, airfields and government buildings.<p>Most of these, like Tokyo’s police interceptor drone and Michigan Tech’s ‘Robotic …

Drones

Why the FBI can't just hack a copy of the San Bernardino iPhone

On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee met to have an open discussion over the balances between privacy and national security, especially as it …

Privacy

The CEO of $2.2 billion pizza chain Papa John's shares his 5 'unexpected ingredients' for startup success

In high school, he worked at a pizza and sub shop in his hometown of Jeffersonville, Indiana, where he first fell in love with making pizza. He got through college by working at a place called Greek's Pizzeria and even considered dropping out of Ball State University to open a franchise, but his …

Android Circuit: Apple's Android Mistake, Samsung Confirms New Galaxy Phone, Google's Browser Wars

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes the launch date of #TheNextGalaxy, Samsung accidentally confirming the S7 Edge, the updated Apple Music for Android app, BlackBerry’s commitment to Android, Marshmallow’s market share of Android, …

Android News

Tesla has something alarming in common with another car company

But it hasn't been completely alone. There are, after all, lots of other automakers in the world, and for the most part, they had a terrific 2015.<p>We don't yet know the exact number, but chances are excellent that the year 2015 will come in as the best year ever for the US auto market, with …

Mexico mayor murdered one day after taking office

The mayor of a city south of Mexico's capital was shot to death on Saturday, less than a day after taking office, officials said.<p>Gunmen burst into the house of Mayor Gisela Mota in the city of Temixco and killed her, said the government of Morelos state, where Temixco is located. Two presumed …

EasyJet criticised for putting 'barely conscious' 94-year-old woman on plane who died during flight

A fellow passenger, who conducted CPR on the elderly woman, claims that she 'may still be alive' if she had not boarded the plane<p>EasyJet has been criticised for allowing a semi-conscious 94-year-old woman on to a plane who died half an hour into the flight.<p>The elderly woman, who has not yet been …

Crime

Xposed framework now supports Android 6.0 Marshmallow - customize away!

Fans of the Xposed framework have something to celebrate today. After weeks of telling you support for Android 6.0 Marshmallow was getting closer and closer, developer <i>rovo89</i> has finally released version 77, with full Marshmallow compatibility.<p>For those who have no idea what Xposed framework is: …

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

Rocky Mountains

Want to Be Successful? Quit Searching for Answers.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you give me to the end of the paragraph, I’ll tell you the secret to success. Ready? Are you sure? OK, good. Here you go: Quit reading. There’s no such thing.<p>Think I’m kidding? No way. I’m totally serious. In fact, if I could be sure …

Women are either bisexual or gay but 'never straight'

A study has found that most women who say they are straight are in fact aroused by videos of both naked men and naked women<p>Most women are either bisexual or gay but "never straight", a study suggests.<p>"This shows us that how women appear in public does not mean that we know anything about their …

Sexuality

Bitcoin is going nuts

Bitcoin was trading around $240 in the beginning of October. Now — after a gain of 10% on Tuesday added to its earlier run — it's closer to $400.<p>Now, bitcoin traders are looking for answers as to why the cryptocurrency is skyrocketing in value.<p>"You're seeing more and more institutional investors …

EU abolishes roaming charges, but may have just hurt net neutrality

The death of roaming charges is imminent in the European Union.<p>On Tuesday, the European Parliament voted that all countries in the union must abolish …

Net Neutrality

Why Hurricane Patricia Can't Be Blamed On Climate Change

On Thursday morning, Patricia was a relatively small Category 1 hurricane. By Friday afternoon, it was the most powerful storm ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere.<p>Is climate change to blame for this record-breaking storm's ferocious rise?<p>The answer is complex, and shows why it's so hard to tie …

Weather

The lightest metal ever has been developed by Boeing - it's lighter than Styrofoam

Microlattice is the lightest metal ever to be invented - the structure is 99.99% air<p>Aerospace Boeing has invented the lightest metal ever, called microlattice. The product is 99.99 per cent air and will be used as a primary component in aerospace engineering - it'll be used to make space rockets.<p>By …

Audio El Chapo prison

Mexico National Security Commission/Amanda Macias/Business Insider Security footage of Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín Guzmán.<p>The silent, grainy video of the world's most notorious drug lord calmly walking toward his private shower reveals just how easy Joaquin"El Chapo" Guzmán's escape from a …

T-Mobile Expands Simple Global Coverage to All of Europe and South America

T-Mobile has announced the expansion of its Simple Global coverage to an additional 20 countries to now cover all of Europe and South America. Simple Global is now available in the Bahamas and 145 total countries worldwide, covering more than 90% of the areas that Americans travel abroad each …

Second Russian Man Pleads Guilty in Massive U.S. Credit Card Hack

A second Russian citizen has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges that he participated in a computer hacking scheme that compromised more than 160 million credit card numbers and caused hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Dmitriy Smilianets, 32, pleaded guilty on Wednesday in federal court in …

Tsunami surge could help experts predict future ocean events

Though Thursday's tsunami surge had little impact on most Southern Californians, for those who track such events, it offered a chance to hone their craft.<p>“As far as predictability, this one behaved pretty well,” said<p>National Weather Servicemeteorologist Mark Jackson. “It’s just as important to …

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The Latest: Merkel says no legal limit to refugee numbers

VIENNA (AP) — The latest developments as European governments rush to cope with the huge number of migrants moving across Europe. All times local …

F.B.I. considered taking Apple to court over encryption fears

The F.B.I. and Department of Justice are so concerned about Apple’s pro-privacy iOS encryption that senior officials advocated taking Apple to court over the issue, according to a new report.<p>The clash with Cupertino was reportedly sparked by an investigation this summer — “involving guns and drugs” …

Apple Refused to Give iMessages to the Government

Apple recently declined to turn over iMessages to the Justice Department as part of a criminal investigation involving drugs and guns, according to …

6-inch Oppo R7 Plus finally open for U.S. pre-orders, shipping by the end of the month

The Oppo R7 Plus, a 6-inch version of the R7, has finally opened for U.S. and European pre-orders, the Chinese manufacturer promising to ship by the end of the month. The device was first announced back in May.<p>$499 gets you a Snapdragon 615 processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB storage (with a microSD card slot …

A lingerie startup that says it sells one bra per minute just raised $40 million

So far, the strategy seems to be working; Zivame says it's selling one bra per minute.<p>Investors include Khazanah Nasional Berhad and Zodius Technology Fund, a fund owner by the Malaysian government, according to TechCrunch.<p>"We offer a shopping experience that's both private and convenient so even …