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RBS says will move to England in case of Scottish independence

In the event of a "Yes" vote in the historic poll on September 18, "RBS believes it would be necessary to re-domicile the Bank's holding company and its primary rated operating entity to England", it said in a statement.<p>RBS, bailed out by the British government following the 2008 financial crisis, …

Samsung ads poke fun at everything from Apple's stream to its Watch

Now that Apple's new iPhone 6 Plus is ready to play in the Galaxy Note 4's size territory, Samsung is taking the competition on with a few new ads. It's revived the "It Doesn't Take A Genius" tagline, and first up is a segment making fun of Apple's glitchy live video stream during yesterday's …

Sun-Sentinel's Front Page Advertises Longer-Lasting Erections

Sun-Sentinel readers were offered a little more than just the news on Wednesday.<p>The South Florida newspaper featured an ad on its front page that promoted longer-lasting erections. The ad was for "Maxim Men's Clinic" and a seductive woman stared readers in the eye asking, "I'm ready, are …

Passenger captures dramatic video of SWAT team storming Toronto plane

A passenger captured dramatic cell phone video of a Canadian SWAT team storming onto a Sunwing flight at Toronto's Pearson International Airport Friday. The video shows the police tactical team swarming onto the plane with their weapons drawn, yelling at passengers to get their hands up, and …

The App I Used to Break Into My Neighbor’s Home

When I broke into my neighbor’s home earlier this week, I didn’t use any cat burglar skills. I don’t know how to pick locks. I’m not even sure how to …

The war in Gaza as seen from space: Astronaut shares wrenching photo

German astronaut Alexander Gerst would like you get a fresh perspective on the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip — one from 250 miles up, to be exact.<p>Gerst, deployed on the International Space Station, took a startling nighttime picture from his perch in orbit of the …

Bose Seeks Sales Ban on Some Beats Headphones, Claiming Patent Infringement

Bose filed an International Trade Commission complaint and a federal patent infringement lawsuit.<p>Headset maker Bose Corporation is asking for a ban on sales of certain Beats headphones, saying they infringe on four of its patents related to noise cancellation and other technologies.<p>Bose filed an …

Mideast gets a breather as 12-hour cease-fire holds

Israel late Saturday authorized an extension of the humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza for another 24 hours at the request of the United Nations, Israeli officials told CNN.<p>But Hamas rejected a cease-fire extension, Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said.<p>"Any humanitarian cease-fire that does not include …

Bose Is Suing Beats Electronics Over Noise-Canceling Headphone Patents

Today Bose Corporation has filed a legal complaint against Beats Electronics for allegedly infringing patents related to its noise-canceling headphones, which was first reported by CNBC. Bose claims that Beats is infringing upon 50 years of research and development of noise cancellation technology …

Two New Discoveries With Atoms Pave Way For Invention

Science never stops pushing boundaries to take us to the next level of discovery. Within a seven day window, researchers and physicists in both the United States and Europe made two different discoveries pertaining to atoms – the basic building blocks of matter.<p>Physicists from University of Basel …

14 Of The Coolest Video Game Easter Eggs In The World

Sometimes it's a secret room. Sometimes it's a whole playable level. Sometimes it's a secret message.<p>The first well-known Easter egg appeared in a video game called "Adventure," which was released in 1979 for the Atari 2600 console. The game's author was annoyed he didn't get credit for his work, …