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iPhone set to reach record shipments as new models enter production

Apple will ship 50 million iPhone units in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to a new report published today which claims that companies in the iPhone 6s supply chain have started delivering finished components to Foxconn and Pegatron for final assembly.<p>If accurate, this means that the iPhone …

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U.N. agency gets a clearer window on Iran's nuclear activity

With an international nuclear deal with Iran apparently near completion, the<p>United Nations’ nuclear watchdog agency said Friday it has made progress in its examination of Tehran’s past nuclear activity, but hasn’t fully resolved the issue.<p>Yukia Amano, director-general of the<p>International Atomic …

Oil heads for biggest weekly drop since March as rig count rise

Oil headed for the biggest weekly decline since March as a rebound in U.S. drilling added to signs that producers will keep pumping into an oversupplied market.<p>Futures in New York fell for a third day, extending this week's decline to 5.4 per cent. The number of active rigs seeking oil climbed by …

Capsized Philippine ferry death toll rises to 38

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — At least three more bodies have been recovered from a ferry that capsized in choppy waters in the central Philippines, raising the death toll in the accident to 38 with 15 others missing, the coast guard said Friday.<p>At least 134 people from the M/B Kim Nirvana were …

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Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

A Russian booster rocket on Friday successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the International Space Station, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions.<p>A Soyuz-U rocket blasted off flawlessly from Russia-leased Baikonur launch pad in …

Police identify motel intruder shot by ex-CNN reporter

The man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter at an Albuquerque motel had fled parole in Tennessee, police said.<p>Tomorio Walton had absconded from parole out of Memphis, and it wasn't clear how long he had been in New Mexico, Albuquerque Police Department spokesman Tanner Tixier (tih-SHAY) said late …

Everything to Know About Greece's Debt Vote

<b>Q. Why and when are the Greeks voting on this referendum?</b><p>A. The Greek government called the referendum because it failed to get acceptable terms for …

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The Perfect Pie Crust Recipe and Fourth of July–Ready Fillings

Luckybird Bakery Amy Berg<p>It’s 11:00 a.m. in East Williamsburg, and Montrose Avenue smells like heaven. There are Dona Chai saffron doughnuts baking at Dun-Well, Kyoto-style ice coffees brewing at Brooklyn Ball Factory, and here, in an industrial studio lit only by natural light, <b>Amy Berger</b> has been …

Cystic fibrosis hope as new gene therapy improves condition

A new trial shows that genetic therapy can improve cystic fibrosis<p>Ten thousand people suffering from cystic fibrosis have been offered new hope after a gene therapy was shown to reverse the condition in some cases.<p>The therapy, which was described by health experts as ‘life-changing’ is likely to be …

Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian teen in West Bank

The 17-year-old was killed after throwing stones at an Israeli military vehicle close to the Qalandia checkpoint, south of Ramallah<p>Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian teenager in the West Bank on Friday after he threw stones at their patrol, Palestinian medical and security sources …

Rats Taught to Detect Land Mines in Cambodia

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