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Saudi says arrests seven Saudis, Syrians over suicide border attack

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has arrested three Saudi nationals and four Syrians over links to a suicide bombing and gun attack on the kingdom’s border with Iraq, the first ground assault by militants on the frontier in years.<p>On Monday, militants killed two Saudi border guards and their …

Middle East

Hubble Revisits an Icon, the Pillars of Creation

Twenty years ago, the Hubble Space Telescope snapped one of its most iconic images ever. The three towering columns of gas bathed in the light of hot, young stars came to be called the Pillars of Creation — and they showed up on everything from t-shirts to coffee mugs to rugs. Now, to celebrate its …

President Obama Is Reaching Out to Millennials About the Economy Using...Emoji

Hey millennials, President Obama wants you to know that he gets you. And to make that message clear, the White House began using emoji in a social …

Affordable Care Act

Horrifyingly Beautiful Photos Show The Human Cost Of China’s Massive Pollution Problem

Gritty, detailed scenes from some of China’s most polluted places will make you grateful for the air you breathe.<p><b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Photographer Souvid Datta, who took these photos, has admitted to doctoring much of his work. Creating these photos of Chinese victims of pollution, in particular, involved</i> …

The State of the American Scrapyard

Fixing your ride with some other guy's trash isn't what it used to be. Thankfully, finding treasures is easier than ever before.<p><i>Take cheap tools.</i><p>That's what Jim Losee told me on my first trip to the Pick Your Part junkyard in Sun Valley, California, back in 1990. He was the experienced editor and I …

10 (More) Gorgeous Colorized Photos That Put History In A New Light

For the history buffs of the world, we imagine there are few experiences as fulfilling as poring over volume after volume of black-and-white photographs, hunting for that rare shot of a notable figure or iconic location.<p>As for the rest of us, we'll be trolling Reddit. Their ongoing thread of …

News Destiny: Destiny's Vault of Glass raid has been beaten

Vault of Glass, Destiny's first raid, has been beaten 14 hours after it went live, by a clan called PrimeGuard.<p>The clan posted photographic evidence …

The Raid

Resilience: How to train a tougher mind

Can you learn to be mentally tougher? Emma Young investigates the science of mindfulness and other techniques promising to foster resilience in the face of extreme stress.<p>“It was one of those perfect days. I think that’s what everyone remembers. And now whenever the day’s too perfect and the sky’s …

Mindfulness

ISIS Propaganda Video 'Flames of War' Shows Attacks on U.S. Troops

ISIS issued a thinly veiled threat to the U.S. late Tuesday, releasing a Hollywood-style trailer that appears to warn of attacks against American forces in light of President Barack Obama’s pledge to “degrade and destroy” the terror group. The 52-second clip – the latest in a long line of …

Barack Obama

New Analysis Reveals How King Richard III Died

A forensic analysis on King Richard III’s skeletal remains has allowed scientists to construct a play-by-play of the English ruler’s final moments …

History

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …

NY store owner tried to support ISIS, feds say - CNN.com

A man who owns an upstate New York food store funded ISIS, tried to send jihadists to Syria to fight with the terrorist group and plotted to do some killing himself -- by gunning down U.S. troops who had served in Iraq -- federal authorities alleged Tuesday.<p>Mufid A. Elfgeeh, 30, was arrested on May …

Kashmir monsoon floods leave 460 dead and displace almost a million

Humanitarian emergency grows as Pakistani and Indian relief efforts criticised by aid-workers, amid health fears for survivors<p>Authorities in Pakistan and India are struggling to cope with raging monsoon floods which have killed more than 460 people, displaced nearly a million people, and still …