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Florida police shoot dead mentally ill man – video

Police dash-cam video footage shows the fatal shooting of a mentally ill man in Miami Gardens, Florida, in February. Catherine Daniels called the police to request help to control her 25-year-old son Lavall Hall, who suffered from schizophrenia. Florida police say Hall attacked them with a …

Mental Disorders

Small plane crashes after NCAA title game, killing ISU coach

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A private plane returning from the NCAA basketball tournament in Indianapolis crashed in a central Illinois field on …

Tanzania president warns of rising religious tensions before referendum | Reuters

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania’s president said tensions between Muslims and Christians were rising ahead of a constitutional referendum and elections and warned religious leaders against political meddling, saying this could stoke violence.<p>Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of Tanzania, …

Militants abduct more Christians, smash ancient artifacts

Europe’s Jews Should Move to Israel, Says Israel’s Prime Minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared Sunday that European Jews should embark on a “mass immigration” to Israel.<p>The statement follows …

Hacker fakes German minister's fingerprints using photos of her hands

Jan Krissler used high resolution photos, including one from a government press office, to successfully recreate the fingerprints of Germany’s defence minister<p>It’s an old cliché of security researchers: fingerprints might appear more secure than passwords. But if your password gets stolen, you can …

Ukraine drops non-aligned status

Ukraine's president has signed a bill dropping his country's non-aligned status but also signalled that a referendum will be held before seeking NATO membership.<p>The bill, which the Ukrainian parliament adopted last week and Petro Poroshenko signed into law on Monday, has angered Moscow which called …

California Fish and Wildlife Rescue Salmon In Yolo Bypass

Scientists wade through a cold water ditch in a pouring rain in an area known as the toe drain of the Yolo Bypass. They pull a large adult male …

Core77 DIY Design Award Winners Inspire

Last week, internationally renowned design site Core77 announced the winners of the Core77 Design Awards. There were 17 categories of design including soft goods, social impact, furniture & lighting, transportation, and DIY, to name a few. I was honored to be the jury captain for the DIY category. …

#BBCtrending: Who is the 'Angel of Kobane'?

<b>Thousands around the world on social media have shared the image of the "Angel of Kobane" or "Rehana", a Kurdish fighter who has become a symbol of resistance against Islamic State. According to the stories, she's slain as many as 100 Islamic State fighters. Only one hitch: she's probably not who</b> …

Electricity-Eating Bacteria Are Real and More Common Than We Thought

In the extreme world of bacteria, stunts such as living in hot springs or without oxygen are, like, totally unimpressive. But then there are bacteria …

Hot Springs