Liah Akbari

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Key developments in case of 2 slain NYPD officers

Two New York police officers were ambushed Saturday by Ismaaiyl Brinsley after he had made threatening posts online, including a vow to put "wings on …

Sony Threatens To Sue Twitter For Spreading Hacked Emails

Sony might sue Twitter because of people tweeting screenshots of the leaked info, according to emails obtained by Motherboard. Sony's lawyer, David Boies, sent a letter to Twitter's general counsel saying it would hold Twitter responsible for any damages that come from disseminating "stolen …

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I Toured NYC's Least Hygienic Restaurants and They Were Delicious

I sampled food from restaurants that have fallen afoul of the Health Department, and enjoyed almost all of it. Then I puked.<p>Over the past couple of months, our friends at VICE offices around the globe have been hitting up the dirtiest restaurants in their respective towns to see what they have on …

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The 12 most important moments in science in 2014

Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship Two crashed – and then, 300m miles away, Philae landed on a comet. From the distant origins of humans to our future on the planet, 12 leading scientists pick their key moments and stories of the year<p>1 The West Antarctic ice sheet enters irreversible decline<p><b>13 January</b><p>In …

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S&P, Dow Achieve All Time Closing Highs As Oil Sinks Lower

With the Christmas holiday just three days out trading volumes were low Monday. Nevertheless the traders who were in the game sent stocks decisively higher.<p>The S&P 500 Index achieved an all time closing high of 2,078.54 after gaining 7.89 points, or 0.38%, for the day. The Dow Jones Industrial …