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Samsung's new curved Galaxy phone may cost more than $1,000

Speaking with an unnamed source at one of Samsung's mobile carrier partners in Europe, Ars Technica says the most expensive version of the curved S6, with 128GB of storage, could cost €1,049 ($1,189).<p>The mid-tier 64GB version of the Galaxy S6 is expected to sell for €949 ($1,076).<p>The non-curved …

Phones

Deep freeze means rare rise in Great Lakes water levels

It looks as if there will be at least one positive from the deep freeze the Midwest endured this winter, and sportsmen, farmers, fish and the shipping industry all stand to benefit.<p>Water levels in the Great Lakes are expected to rise, and it isn't just because of all the melting snow. The ice that …

Ebola virus kills more than 50 in Guinea

Previous Ebola outbreaks have been reported in Congo and Uganda, most recently in 2012<p>Samples from victims of a viral hemorrhagic fever that has killed more than 50 people in Guinea have tested positive for the Ebola virus, government officials have said, marking the first time an outbreak among …

What Happens if the Keystone XL Pipeline Isn't Built?

After five years, it appears the Obama administration will soon issue a decision on whether to build the long-delayed and controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, which would cross an environmentally sensitive area of the Great Plains and move nearly a million barrels of oil a day to Gulf Coast …

Oil & Gas Industry

US sending more troops, aircraft to hunt Ugandan warlord Kony

President Obama is committing more military resources, including aircraft and special operations forces, to the hunt for notorious African warlord Joseph Kony.<p>Early Monday, the White House confirmed a Washington Post report that the U.S. was sending "associated support personnel," and a "limited …

U.N. Says Ebola Is Back and Spreading Fast, Killing at Least 59 in Guinea

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>According to the U.N. Ebola, the nightmarish virus that causes painful, bloody deaths for almost all …

Nearly 100 dead in DR Congo boat accident

At least 98 people have died after a boat capsized at the weekend on Lake Albert, which lies between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has said.<p>"Based on information UNHCR has received so far from the authorities and refugees, 41 people were …

Deadly Ebola virus reaches Guinea capital Conakry - UN

<b>An outbreak of the Ebola virus - which has already killed 59 people in Guinea - has reached the capital Conakry, the UN's children agency has warned.</b><p>Unicef said the haemorrhagic fever had spread quickly from southern Guinea, hundreds of kilometres away.<p>Scores of cases have been recorded since the …

Disease
Health Care
Republicans

Idaho Has Declared It Won’t Obey New Federal Gun Laws

Last Fri­day, Idaho passed a law de­clar­ing that the state does not have to abide by fed­er­al gun laws go­ing for­ward. The law, which …

Putin Is Reviving a Stalinist Fitness Program to Whip Russians Into Shape

Vladimir Putin wants to improve the physical fitness of Russians of all ages, and to achieve that he has turned to the era of brutal dictator Joseph …

Russia

Ihor Tenyukh Resignation: Ukraine's Acting Defense Minister Offers To Quit, Parliament Rejects Request

KIEV, March 25 (Reuters) - Ukraine's acting defence minister offered to step down on Tuesday over his handling of Russia's annexation of Crimea, but his resignation was immediately turned down by parliament.<p>"Given that some may not like the actions I am taking ... I will not cling to my post," Ihor …

Tips for Using ISO Settings in Photography

When you as a photographer—amateur or professional, analog or digital–practice your craft or hobby, you will at one time or another become acquainted …

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