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Rudy Giuliani Says ‘Black Lives Matter’ Is ‘Inherently Racist’

Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani on Sunday said more black people in the U.S. are being killed by other black people than they are by police …

Black Lives Matter

Ancient Wari Empire likely did not cause large shifts in population genetic diversity

The imperial dominance of the ancient Wari Empire at the Huaca Pucllana site in Lima, Peru, was likely not achieved through population replacement, …

Anthropology

Some of Russia's Scariest Weapons Get Their Own TV Episode

It's like "Top Gear," but with terrifying thermobaric weapons.<p>Straight out of Russia is the TV show, "Военная приемка" (roughly translated: "Military Acceptance"), which shows off the latest and greatest in Russian weapon platforms.In a recent episode, the decided to take a look at Russian …

Top Gear

Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday.<p>A view of Russian warships during celebrations of the Defender of the Fatherland Day in Sevastopol, Crimea, February …

Archaeologists discover the oldest texts ever found in Britain

Thanks to wooden tablets buried deep underground, we now know what life was like in London some 2,000 years ago. On Wednesday morning — after two …

Bullets and Bad Luck: The Untold Story of Guns in America

<b>Click on the 'Listen' button above to hear the full interview.</b><p>Back in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries, American newspapers regularly carried columns that highlighted "melancholy accidents,” or unfortunate accounts of firearm accidents and gun deaths. For example, in July 1844, The …

Poland constitution: EU warns over threat to rule of law

<b>The European Union has issued a formal warning to Poland for threatening the rule of law - one of the founding principles of the EU.</b><p>Critics of Poland's governing conservatives have been angered by changes made to the country's top court, leaving it, they say, in effect unable to review and veto …