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Controversy Over 007's New Film As Mexico Denies Script Changes But Admits Economic Assistance

Filming of <i>Spectre</i>, James Bond’s new movie, is currently underway in Mexico City with a skull-masked Daniel Craig chasing an assassin through the festivities of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) featuring gigantic skulls and skeletons and people dressed in macabre customes.<p>According to …

Britain to send more troops to the Falklands to counter 'heightened' invasion threat from Argentina

Michael Fallon, the defence secretary, will announce plans to bolster the Falkland Islands garrison<p>Michael Fallon, the defence secretary, will announce plans to bolster the Falkland Islands garrison amid fears of a renewed threat from Argentina.<p>The south American nation is feared to be increasing …

Archaeologists need more funding to excavate artifacts from a suspected Nazi hideout just discovered in an Argentina jungle

Daniel Schavelzon grabbed headlines and revived uncomfortable memories for Argentina, a notorious refuge for Nazi war criminals, when he went public at the weekend with his discovery of mysterious ruins deep in the jungle that he suspects were planned as a Nazi hideout.<p>Excavating at the three stone …

Photos Of School Lunches From Around The World Will Make American Kids Want To Study Abroad

More than one-third of kids in America are obese or overweight. In 2013, the National School Lunch Program, a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools, served 5.1 billion lunches, Bloomberg reports. The quality of these lunches must somehow correlate to the …

Texas judge threatens Justice Department over Obama's immigration plan

A federal judge threatened Thursday to sanction the Justice Department if he finds that government lawyers misled him about the rollout of President Obama's plan to shield up to 5 million people from deportation.<p>U.S. District Judge Andrew S. Hanen, visibly annoyed, confronted a U.S. deputy …

The Middle East Nuclear Race Is Already Underway

One of the most important reasons why the U.S. is trying to conclude a nuclear deal with Iran is to prevent an Iranian bomb from triggering a nuclear …

Uncle Sam Will Buy $69 Million Worth of Pot From Ole Miss

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This New Invention Could Get That Last Drop of Toothpaste Out of the Tube

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You know how it goes. You can see the glue -- or paint, or suntan lotion, or honey -- still in the bottle, but no amount of shaking or squeezing can get the substance to leave the container. So you throw the bottle away, wasting the …

Introducing A Blog About The Legal Marijuana Industry (Which Is On Fire)

When a bi-partisan bill comes to the floor of the US senate that would allow financial institutions to provide services to legal marijuana businesses, it’s a good time for Forbes to start covering the Cannabis Industry in earnest.<p>Twenty-three states already have laws legalizing marijuana in some …

Senate panel approves controversial cybersecurity bill

Despite privacy concerns, committee passes bill that encourages US companies to share information about security breaches with each other and government agencies.<p>The Senate Intelligence Committee approved a controversial cyberscurity bill on Thursday that's designed to help companies and the …

How KakaoTalk's Billionaire Creator Ignited A Global Messaging War

On a freezing January day in Seoul five teenagers huddle around the fluorescent warmth of a group of souped-up computers in a basement PC bang, or Korean videogamer hangout. K-pop from overhead speakers barely penetrates the cacophony of gaming noise as they battle ninjas in League of Legends and …

South Korea

FBI probes possible domestic terrorism at Reno KFC

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The FBI is investigating an apparent attempt to firebomb a fast-food restaurant in Reno because of the possibility it could have …

CIA 'tried to crack security of Apple devices'

The CIA led sophisticated intelligence agency efforts to undermine the encryption used in Apple phones, as well as insert secret surveillance back doors into apps, top-secret documents published by the Intercept online news site have revealed.<p>The newly disclosed documents from the National Security …

Surveillance

Senators will introduce a federal medical marijuana bill tomorrow

Kirsten Gillibrand, Rand Paul, and Cory Booker will introduce a Senate bill to legalize medical marijuana under federal law tomorrow, various outlets are reporting. This bill would mark an unprecedented push to legalize medical use drug on a federal level. We've seen a handful of states (and the …

White House Sanctions Seven Officials in Venezuela

The White House is further cracking down on Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s administration for its handling of protests last year, issuing …

Mexican town where 43 students disappeared is opium hotbed

IGUALA, Mexico (AP) — The rattletrap sedan cruised the streets of Iguala, its roof crowned by a loudspeaker blaring headlines from the day's …