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Russian hackers scooped up the President's unclassified email

Russian hackers may have had more success in breaching the White House network than first thought. <i>New York Times</i> sources understand that intruders who got into the White House's unclassified system managed to collect some of President Obama's email. They didn't compromise the account itself, and …

Twin bombings at churches in Pakistan kill 14, wound 78

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Suicide bombings outside two churches in Lahore killed 14 people and wounded nearly 80 others during services on Sunday in attacks claimed by a faction of the Pakistani Taliban.<p>Sunday’s attacks occurred minutes apart in a majority Christian suburb of the eastern city. …

Extremism

The First Solar-Powered Round-the-World Flight Has Begun

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Boko Haram posts beheading video

<b>Kano, Nigeria (CNN) —</b> Boko Haram, the Islamist extremist group already blamed for numerous horrific attacks in West Africa, posted a graphic video online Monday showing the apparent beheadings of two men who the group said were suspected spies.<p>The six-minute video shows two men with their arms tied …

CT scan finds mummified monk inside 1,000-year-old Buddha

It seems Mexico isn't the only place in the world where you can find human body parts incorporated into religious statuary: a Chinese statue of the Buddha has been discovered to contain the entire mummified body of a monk, folded into the same position.<p>The Buddha, exhibited at the Drents Museum in …

'Intellectually disabled' man set for execution

<b>(CNN) —</b> Twice-convicted murderer Warren Lee Hill is set to be executed in Georgia on Tuesday night despite pleas from human rights groups and legal representatives who say his intellectual disability should make him ineligible for the death penalty.<p>Hill has an IQ of approximately 70 and the …

Japan ISIS hostage crisis: Where things stand

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Japanese government is grappling with an unpredictable hostage crisis whose terms are being dictated by the Islamic extremist group ISIS.<p>The militants appear to have killed one of the two Japanese hostages they have been holding. And they're apparently demanding the release of a …

UN Security Council

Delaware shooting occurs near Biden home

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Saturday night a vehicle drove near Vice President Joe Biden's residence in Delaware and fired multiple gun shots, but the vice president and his wife, Jill, were not home at the time, Secret Service spokesman Robert Hoback told CNN.<p>The incident occurred around 8:28 p.m.<p>"A vehicle drove …

Google’s real-time voice translation service for mobile devices is on the way

Following the launch of Microsoft’s Skype Translator service, Google will soon update its mobile translation app to recognize speech in a range of languages and turn it into text, reports The New York Times.<p>Google will announce the update to its Android app soon, according to the report. The new …

World leaders join 3.7 million to defy terror

<b>(CNN) —</b> At least 3.7 million people, including world leaders, marched in anti-terrorism rallies in Paris and elsewhere in France on Sunday, French officials said, calling the massive gathering in the nation's capital the largest in France's history.<p>The day was emotional and peaceful, a gesture of …

Terrorism

How will the 5G network change the world?

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Internet of Things

American Economy

Hawaii family loses rented home to lava

HONOLULU (AP) — The family who lost their rented home to a lava flow in Hawaii is building a new one on land that was covered by lava years …