Kristina Wallace

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Cancer Survivor Gets 3D-Printed Jaw

A novel process developed at Indiana University uses 3D modeling and printing to produce remarkably lifelike facial prosthetics faster than …

3D Printing

Deadliest attack in a year kills 115 in central Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — A devastating truck bombing on a bustling commercial street in downtown Baghdad killed 115 people early Sunday, brutally underscoring the Islamic State group's ability to strike the capital despite a string of battlefield losses elsewhere in the country.<p>It was the deadliest terror …

Extremism

Apple: Spotify is asking for 'preferential treatment'

After news broke yesterday of Spotify accusing Apple of attempting to “exclude and diminish” its competition through rather shady business practices, it took Apple less than 24 hours to fire back.<p>“We find it troubling that you are asking for exemptions to the rules we apply to all developers and …

Middle East
Middle East

Baby shot in head with air rifle at flats in Bristol

<b>A one-year-old boy who was shot in the head with an air rifle is in a critical condition.</b><p>Harry Studley was taken to Bristol Children's Hospital with a head injury after he was shot at a block of flats in Bishport Avenue, Hartcliffe, Bristol, on Friday afternoon.<p>Police said the shooting was a …

Children's Hospital

Tourist Falls To Death From Machu Picchu While Trying To Take Photo

A German tourist fell to his death while reportedly trying to pose for a photo on top of Machu Picchu this week.<p>The tourist, identified as 51-year-old Oliver Park, was in an off-limits area of the World Heritage Site in Peru Wednesday when he lost his balance, Fox News reported.<p>Officials said Park …

South America

Voice recording from EgyptAir crash is intact, investigators say

Egyptian investigators say the memory chips of the cockpit voice recorders of the EgyptAir flight that crashed in May are intact, allowing access to the recordings.<p>In a Saturday statement, they say the "test results were satisfactory as it enabled the reading of the recorders of the CVR memory …

The best Brooklyn pizza in NYC

When people talk about the best New York pizza, they’re really talking about one borough: Brooklyn, home to both legendary dough punchers like Dom …

4 Children Stabbed to Death in Memphis, Mother in Custody

A mother suspected of fatally stabbing four of her children in suburban Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested and charged Saturday, and would likely face more charges, officials said.<p>Police wouldn’t specify what Shanynthia Gardner, 29, had been charged with, but said she allegedly killed her …

Crime

Dhaka cafe standoff: At least 13 hostages rescued as siege ends

<i>Watch live coverage of what's going on in Bangladesh on CNNgo.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> Bangladeshi troops rescued at least 13 hostages and shot dead six gunmen Saturday, ending an overnight siege at a cafe in Dhaka, officials said.<p>"The operation is over," said Brig. Gen. Mujibur Rahman, who was overseeing the …

Extremism

The Week in Review: Istanbul Airport Terror Attack

Forty-three people died and more than 230 were injured during a terror attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport in Turkey this week.<p>Three suicide bombers targeted Europe’s third busiest airport with Kalashnikov rifles and bomb vests Tuesday night local time. The trio arrived together and began …

#ICYMI: Popular Stories in Tech This Week (Week of June 27)

Facebook users will start to see a change in their news feed soon, after the company announced Wednesday they would be focusing on friends over brands. Going forward updates from friends and family will take precedence in news feeds over updates from brands and publishers. The company also …

State of the Race (Pre-Convention Edition): ‘Chaotic,’ ‘Unforgettable,’ ‘Unthinkable’

<i>The Democratic and Republican conventions are officially the nominating contests for the two major political parties. Unofficially, the days-long events provide a large platform for leading figures to unify as a party and make their cases to the American people. Given this year’s unconventional</i> …

Extremism
Weather

Flamingo Chicks Emerge From Nests in Turkey: Pictures

Salt Lake City

These Flower Portraits Will Leave You Breathless

Prepare yourself to be awestruck by Vicki Rawlins's flower portraits; using rose petals for lips and twigs for cheekbones, the Chicago-based artist collects pieces of mother nature in a bag and then painstakingly lays them out in her studio to create masterpieces. "Nothing taped, nothing glued, …