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A Saudi man has been sentenced to death after insulting the prophet Muhammad on Twitter

The Saudi religious police had gotten word of Ahmad Al-Shamri's tweets and went to his door sometime in 2014.<p>He was accused of using social media to say disparaging things about Islam and the prophet Muhammad, according to activists. The charge: apostasy, a crime punishable by death.<p>But activists …

New law lets husbands sue to stop wives having abortion

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new Arkansas law will let a husband sue a doctor to stop his wife from getting a particular type of abortion. And it makes no exception for cases of spousal rape.<p>The law, called the Arkansas Unborn Child Protection From Dismemberment Abortion Act, was passed and signed by Gov. Asa …

Abortion

Government reveals over 100,000 visas revoked due to travel ban

More than 100,000 visas have been revoked as a result of President Trump’s ban on travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries, an attorney for the government asserted Friday in federal court in Alexandria, Va.<p>The number came out during a hearing in a lawsuit by two Yemeni brothers who arrived …

Immigration

Britain's Brexit bill set to clear first legislative hurdle

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to take Britain out of the European Union easily cleared its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, paving the way for the government to launch divorce talks by the end of March.<p>May’s government is seeking approval for a new law giving her the …

Downing Street

Russia arrests top cyber security expert amid allegations of treason

The manager responsible for investigating hacking attacks at Russia's biggest private cyber security firm has been arrested amid allegations of bribery and treason involving senior intelligence officers.<p>Kaspersky Lab, a world-leading cyber security firm based in Moscow, confirmed the arrest of …

Cybersecurity

Keith Lamont Scott killing: No charges filed against officer, district attorney says

<b>Charlotte, North Carolina (CNN) —</b> Protesters took to the streets of downtown Charlotte, North Carolina, on Wednesday night to show their disappointment with the decision to not charge an officer in the shooting death of a black man.<p>A two-month investigation determined that Charlotte-Mecklenburg …

Justice

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song Reduces Anxiety by Up to 65 Percent

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

The Brain

SpaceX Explosion Investigation Focuses on Fueling Snafu

Preliminary results point to operational procedures, not a manufacturing flaw<p>Investigators believe operational issues linked to fueling procedures, rather than a manufacturing flaw, likely caused a Space Exploration Technologies Corp. rocket to explode during ground tests last month, according to …

As Thailand mourns death of longtime king, appeals to respect transition to heir

Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s longest reigning monarch, has died. He was 88.<p>Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s longest reigning monarch, has died. He was 88.<p>BANGKOK — Thailand was plunged into mourning Thursday with the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s …

Bhumibol Adulyadej

Scientists propose space nation named ‘Asgardia’ and cosmic shield to protect Earth from asteroids

A space nation, independent of countries on Earth, could be founded after a team of engineers, scientists and legal experts put forward proposals for an extra-terrestrial state.<p>The project, which is led by Russian scientist Dr Igor Ashurbeyli, Chairman of UNESCOs Science of Space committee, aims to …

Hurricane Matthew hitting Bahamas as Haiti tries to dig out

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Rescue workers in Haiti struggled to reach isolated towns on Haiti's southern peninsula and learn the full extent of the …

Rainfall

5 Obstacles Keeping SpaceX from Colonizing Mars

These aren't impossible hurdles, but they will take some brainpower and some luck to solve.<p>Audacious is an understatement if you’re looking to sum up …

After Voters Reject Peace Deal With FARC, What's Next For Colombia?

The Colombian government and the FARC rebel group have spent four years negotiating a peace deal to bring an end to more than 50 years of war.<p>Terms were agreed on, a deal was finalized, the accord was signed — and then, in a stunning turn of events, the people of Colombia voted against the …

The Latest: Boy still in critical after school shooting

TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a school shooting in South Carolina (all times local):<p>4:30 p.m.<p>A 6-year-old boy remains in critical condition …

South Carolina

A physicist who proved Einstein right started by tinkering with the family record player

When the Nobel Prize in physics is awarded next Tuesday, many in the world of science will be surprised if Rainer Weiss, an MIT professor emeritus, is not among those honored.<p>Weiss dreamed up the idea behind the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory or LIGO. It's a sort of massive …

Elon Musk plans to go beyond Mars, says spacecraft needs new name

We already know SpaceX CEO Elon Musk plans to send people to Mars as soon as 2024. But over the weekend, he hinted on Twitter that his ambitions are …