Jaime Franco

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Fine, I'll say it: Apple updated the wrong MacBook

I hate to say it, but I have to: Apple updated the wrong MacBook. While I love the 12-inch MacBook — and enjoy the recently updated specs — it’s not what we needed.<p>We need a new MacBook Pro.<p>In fact, we’ve been in need of a new Pro for some time. The last time Apple made meaningful updates to the …

Céline Dion Cancels Las Vegas Shows Following Husband René Angélil's Death

Céline Dion has cancelled her concerts in Las Vegas following the death of her husband René Angélil.<p>“With heavy hearts, we regret to inform you that …

El Chapo Speaks

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 to be changed, locations not named, and an understanding was brokered with the subject that this piece would be</i> …

University professor sacked after dismissing mass shootings as "fakes"

Professor James Tracey dismissed the Sandy Hook massacre as a government "drill" and said the Paris attacks were a "fake" to implicate Isil<p>A university has sacked an academic who alleged that a string of mass shootings - including the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre that killed 20 school children - were …

P!nk Slams "Gross and Embarrassing" VMAs, Insists She's Not Starting a Feud With Demi Lovato

"Please look for a feud elsewhere."<p>P!nk (or Pink for those who can't accept celebrities spelling their names with symbols) found herself embroiled in a bit of controversy after the Internet unearthened some comments she reportedly made about the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. In the comments, she …

100 officers hurt in clashes outside Ukraine parliament after controversial vote

As lawmakers took up a measure to give greater powers to separatists in eastern Ukraine, nationalist protesters clashed with police outside parliament on Monday, and the Interior Ministry said one officer was killed in a grenade blast and more than 100 were wounded.<p>It was the worst violence in the …

Class Is In Session! Turn Photos Into School Supplies

Can it be? Summer’s almost over? It feels like it <i>just</i> started.<p>Guess that means it’s time to switch sunbathing for school supplies. But hey, that’s …

Spotlight: Food Stylist and Photographer Kristen Hess

<b>My name is</b> Kristen Hess, NYC food stylist/photographer and author of The Artful Gourmet food blog.<p><b>My love of</b> food and cooking led me to dive into the world of food styling and food photography, start a food blog back in 2010 and pursue a career in the culinary arts.<p><b>I use Flipboard as</b> a starting …

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Venezuelan crackdown worries once-welcomed Colombia migrants

The 28-year-old is one of an estimated 6,000 Colombian immigrants who have scrambled back across the border this week as embattled President Nicolas Maduro blames his neighbor for problems at home, ranging from rampant crime to widespread shortages.<p>"Maduro was supposed to be our brother, and he's …

Steve Jobs: First poster of Michael Fassbender as late Apple entrepreneur

Hollywood actor pictured as late technology entrepreneur in simple black and white poster to promote Danny Boyle movie ahead of October 9 release<p>The first poster featuring Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs has been released - and it is as minimalist as Apple's own packaging designs.<p>The Hollywood …

Michael Fassbender

How the FAA Will Regulate Personal Drone Use is Up in the Air

Drones con­jure up a Je­kyll-and-Hyde du­al­ity. On the one hand, there are the si­lent killer Pred­at­ors, lob­bing bombs over­seas and van­ish­ing …

Kim Jong-un orders North Korean frontline troops onto war footing

Supreme Leader orders his troops to be in a 'wartime state' after exchange of artillery fire with South Korea<p>Kim Jong-un has ordered front-line North Korean troops onto a war-footing as tensions on the border with South Korea soared following an exchange of artillery fire.<p>South Korea fired dozens …

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Cambodian opposition senator faces up to 17 years in prison for Facebook post

The Cambodian prime minister accused Hong Sok Hour of committing treason by posting a "doctored" version of an old treaty about the border with Vietnam<p>A Cambodian opposition senator could be jailed for 17 years after a court charged him on Sunday over the posting of a disputed document on social …

'Impossible' rocket drive works and could get to Moon in four hours

The British designed EM Drive actually works and would dramatically speed up space travel, scientists have confirmed<p>Interplanetary travel could be a step closer after scientists confirmed that an electromagnetic propulsion drive, which is fast enough to get to the Moon in four hours, actually works.<p>…

Former New York Prison Worker Joyce Mitchell Pleads Guilty, Agrees to Up-to 7-Year Prison Term

The former upstate prison employee was accused of helping two convicted murderers escape in June<p>Since Joyce Mitchell was arrested in connection with the escape earlier this summer of two convicted murderers from an upstate New York prison, she has been racked with despondency, her lawyer said …

Crime

Meek Mill Called Out Drake About His Lyrics And A Toronto City Councilor Responded Perfectly

Yaaass, Toronto city councilor Norm Kelly, go in on him!!! UPDATE: Meek Mill has responded! SECOND UPDATE: Norm Kelly has now fired back at Meek Mill!

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