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Greece Debt Crisis: What Happens Now After Bailout Terms Rejected?

World<p>Partying on the streets of Athens overnight spelled out a Europe-wide hangover on Monday, after more than 61 percent of Greeks voted to reject tough economic bailout conditions. While the poll marked a victory for Greece's fiery Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, it threatened to jeopardize …

BP would need to bring equipment from Texas to contain South Australia oil spill

Internal documents show BP would have to transport a containment response system 14,000km in the event of a spill in the Great Australian Bight<p>BP’s attempts to halt any oil spill from planned drilling off South Australia’s coast would depend on transporting recovery equipment from Houston, Texas, …

The China Bubble That Wasn't

The world wanted China to go capitalist, did it not? Well, welcome to capitalism, people. When a country as powerful and as large as China is allowing for its investor class to ship money out of country, and is allowing foreigners to ship money into its stock market for the first time ever, this is …

Ukraine pro-Russia forces seize strategic Debaltseve railway hub despite truce

Pro-Russia forces seized parts of the strategic railway hub of Debaltseve in intense street fighting, ignoring a shaky ceasefire agreement, as a deadline for removing heavy weapons from the frontlines went unheeded.<p>The rest of the conflict zone appeared calm on Tuesday, three days after a halt in …

New Photos of Dwarf Planet Ceres Reveal Mysterious Bright Spots

As NASA's Dawn spacecraft races toward a March 6 arrival at the icy world, puzzling features come into view.<p>New images of the dwarf planet Ceres, the largest body in the asteroid belt, reveal a world that's even stranger than scientists expected.<p>The 590-mile-wide (950 kilometers) icy world is …

Spacecraft Launched to Watch Earth and Warn of Solar Storms

Starstruck<p>From a million miles away, an Earth-watching satellite will issue solar storm warnings.<p><i>Update: The DSCOVR spacecraft launched Wednesday, February 11, at 6:03 p.m. EST. The 1,256-pound (570 kilogram) observatory will take about 110 days to reach its orbital position and begin operations.</i><p>A …

Faking Murders And Stealing Bitcoin: Why The Silk Road Is The Strangest Crime Story Of The Decade

To his family, he was former Eagle Scout Ross Ulbricht. To his housemates, he was “Joshua Terrey.” To the U.S. government, he’s “The Dread Pirate Roberts” – the criminal mastermind who created and operated the billion dollar black market website Silk Road. His trial began on January 13.<p>The …

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The Tsunami's Wake

It was just after 10:30 a.m. when Noppasri Jailak received a panicked phone call from a neighbor about water surging through their street. The …

Islamic State targeted in 31 strikes by U.S., allies, says Task Force

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What do you get from a $199 PC? More than you might expect

HP's new dirt-cheap Windows laptop looks like a Chromebook and is practically the same dimensions as a MacBook Air. Just don't call it a netbook.<p>When …

Microsoft is giving away 100 free albums as MP3s, including one from U2

Microsoft’s Music Deals app launched in October and it has been a rather impressive way of obtaining music ever since. 101 albums were priced at $1.99 or less initially, and Taylor Swift’s new <i>1989</i> release debuted for just $0.99 in a brief promotional period. Now Microsoft is literally giving music …

Amazon gets its first major award nominations with Transparent

Original series earns Golden Globe nods for best TV comedy and best actor<p>Amazon and Netflix are about to square off during Hollywood awards season. <i>Transparent</i>, the acclaimed Amazon original series from Jill Soloway, has earned a Golden Globe nomination for best comedy TV series. It's the first time …

Sony attacks torrents to prevent spread of stolen data

FBI says November's hack was advanced enough to breach 90 percent of companies' defenses<p>Sony Pictures, hit by a cyberattack that allowed hackers to steal sensitive data that includes financial documents, email transcripts, unreleased movies, and celebrity social security numbers, has reportedly …

Thousands protest over Nicaragua canal project

They came in their thousands, angry and anxious over a canal construction project in Nicaragua that many fear will obliterate their homes and livelihoods.<p>Protesters gathered in Managua to denounce the multi-million euro scheme to link the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through a waterway across the …

Suicide Bomber Hits French Cultural Center in Kabul

World<p>KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide blast ripped through a packed screening of a documentary on violence at the French cultural center in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least four people just hours after a separate bomber targeted an army bus. In a statement, the Taliban claimed …

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Atlanta police looking for suspect, motive in killings of homeless men

<b>Atlanta (CNN) —</b> Atlanta police are calling the shootings "sinister" because whoever pulled the trigger wasn't expecting to gain from them monetarily.<p>These were two homeless men, shot to death as they slept. And police aren't convinced the threat is over.<p>"A lot of our shootings involve robbery. A …

Seven recent blasts in Ukraine city stir fear of new Russian menace

At least seven bomb blasts in little more than a month in Ukraine's second-largest city, Kharkiv, have stirred fears among residents and the government in Kiev that Russia-backed rebels are trying to destabilize the militarily strategic region.<p>International monitors from the Organization for …

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The Mystical Riches of Luang Prabang

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>At 4:30 a.m., the ring of my alarm clock stirred me awake. Though I had spent the previous night indulging in Laotian specialties like <i>larb gai</i> (spicy chopped chicken), I rose effortlessly, eager to participate in a time-honored tradition: the local Buddhist monks’ daily …

Woody Allen’s New York

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I used to sort of hate New York. I rooted against the Yankees and saw the “big city” as a scary place of noise, fast-talk, and blood-filled drama. Then I watched <i>Annie Hall</i>. And <i>Manhattan</i>. And <i>The Purple Rose of Cairo</i>.<p>By the time I finally visited Manhattan, during a college …

Exploration to Conservation Through Underwater Robotics

Changing Planet<p>Some of the strongest validation that conservationists get towards the need to protect a certain area comes directly as a result of exploration of that area. Through exploratory expeditions, we get to see the magnificence and scientific significance that these places have to offer. …

Why Specks of Land in the South China Sea Are Fueling Tensions Between Beijing and Its Neighbors

New book reveals that Beijing's claims to the South China Sea are a recent invention.<p>They have names like Pigeon Reef, West Sand, Taisho-To, and Scarborough Shoal. Most are no more than outcrops of rock poking out of the sea. Most have never been inhabited. Few have any direct economic value. If …

Bunny-Size Dinosaur Was First of Its Kind in America

Newly described relative of Triceratops was the continent's first horned dinosaur.<p>A tiny horned skull discovered 17 years ago has now been named <i>Aquilops americanus</i>, and marks the earliest arrival of horned dinosaurs in North America.<p>The fossil skull is the oldest definitive evidence of a …

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Make Homemade Candy Cane Fudge Like a Boss

It's almost too pretty to eat. Almost.<p>Candy cane fudge will be beautiful on your dessert table this year. Sweet peppermint fudge is all decked out for the holidays!<p>Well, here I am as the candy contributor FINALLY bringing you a holiday treat. I say it all year long, that fudge can be enjoyed any …

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‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

The big PlayStation Experience games worth getting hyped for

Sony isn’t letting 2014 fizzle out just because November is over.<p>It’s the second and final day of the PlayStation Experience (PSX) fan event in Las Vegas. We’ve seen Sony’s keynote, and I walked the floor. Now, it’s time to figure out if this event has any games worth getting excited about.<p>You …

100 Coaching Book Recommendations, Part 1: Entrepreneurship, Job Search, Career Change, Leadership and Real-Life Examples

Books make excellent holiday gifts, especially for yourself. As an executive coach and avid reader, here are my picks for the best in career and business coaching books:<p><b>Entrepreneurship: Start A Business, Grow A Business</b><p><i>Blue Ocean Strategy: How To Create Uncontested Market Space And Make The</i> …