Marco Munoz

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Nigerians relish new freedoms after reign of terror by Boko Haram militants

MALARI, Nigeria — A year after Boko Haram terrorists ravaged this tiny community, life is returning to a semblance of normalcy as the Nigerian military makes gains against the Islamic extremists.<p>Schoolchildren shout and play before school begins. Ululating — a high-pitched trill — fills the air as …

The Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight Is Already Breaking Records

Does your calculator even go this high?<p>The May 2 welterweight bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is poised to be one of the most money-earning events in boxing history. ESPN has a round-up of the various records that the fight has already broken or will soon break. In short: The …

Mexican woman who lived through revolution dies at 127: government

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A woman has died at the age of 127 in western Mexico, a government agency that verified her age said on Friday.<p>Leandra Becerra was born in the northern border state of Tamaulipas on Aug. 31, 1887, and died on Thursday morning at her home in Zapopan in the western state of …

Mexico

Take an incredible drone flight through the world's biggest cave

At a length of some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles), Hang Sơn Đoòng in Vietnam, near the Laos border, is the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a large, fast-flowing river; its own microclimate; a chamber 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) long, 200 metres (660 feet) high and 150 metres (490 feet) wide; and …

Drones

How the World’s Oldest People Live So Long

At 118, the world’s oldest woman says her secret is eating, sleeping, and relaxing. Sounds good to us!<p>How do you live to be 109 years old? Exercise, …

Less Than 2% Of Android Devices Are Running Lollipop, Three Months After Launch

I really, really like Android 5.0 (or “Lollipop” as it’s known by those of us who probably care too much about these things). It cemented my preference for Android, and has earned the Nexus 5 another few months as my go-to phone.<p>Alas, most Android devices still aren’t running 5.0. In the grand …

Android News

14 Los Angeles High Schoolers Suspected of Sex Crimes

Los Angeles police made several arrests at an area high school Friday as part of an investigation into 14 high school boys accused of sex crimes.<p>The …

Crime

Some Things Get Better with Age: Foods to Eat As Leftovers

As the old saying goes, good things come to those who wait. Though fresh, hot meals are put on a pedestal, full-fledged meals beyond wine and cheese …

10 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Homemade Bread

Have you ever noticed that healthier bread is way more expensive than its white, fluffy counterparts? It makes sense, as quality ingredients come at …

The State Department will shut down some email systems this weekend to flush out hackers

After months of security breaches, the State Department is taking this weekend to finally flush a group of hackers out of its unclassified email system. ABC's Justin Fishel is reporting that the infected State Department email servers have been shut down, and will remain shut down throughout the …

Asus Republic Of Gamers G501 Notebook Is Under An Inch Thick With A 4K Display

The Asus Republic of Gamers G501 should help bring gaming portability to a whole new level, thanks to an Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M graphics card, Intel Core i7 processor and 15.6-inch 4K display (which offers pixel density of 282 PPI). The notebook packs all that into a case that weighs just 4.54 …

Intel Corporation

Mark Zuckerberg in ugly lawsuit over Palo Alto home

SAN FRANCISCO — A dispute with a real estate developer is turning into a major headache for Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In November 2012, the developer, Mircea Voskerician, told Zuckerberg that he planned to build a 9,600 square foot house behind the very private Zuckerberg's home in …

Silicon Valley

Oculus founder: 'Everything is going horribly right'

AUSTIN, Texas -- It's still unclear if the consumer version of the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset -- special goggles that let users view simulated 3D worlds -- is going to hit stores in 2015. But that doesn't mean something is awry.<p>"Nothing is going horribly wrong," said Oculus founder Palmer …

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker has long had a friendly relationship with technology, what with its Sync infotainment platform, its support for third-party apps and, obviously, its …

Microsoft's Cortana will find its way to iOS and Android, report says

Apple personal virtual assistant, Siri, might soon be competing for your time with Cortana, its counterpart from Microsoft.<p>Cortana will be coming to iOS and Android at some point after Windows 10 rolls out with an updated version of Microsoft's virtual assistant software, Reuters reported Friday, …

'Slender Man' stabbing suspects to be tried as adults

The two girls charged with trying to kill a classmate in a plot allegedly inspired by the fictional character "Slender Man" must stand trial as adults, a judge ruled Friday.<p>Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser, both 12 at the time of the attack, face attempted murder charges in the May 31, 2014, attack …

Child executioner in ISIL video "recognised by French classmates"

School inspector in Haute-Garonne says boy could come from Toulouse<p>A <b>child who appears to execute an Arab Israeli in a video</b> released this week by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is said to have been recognised by classmates in France, an official said Friday.<p>The schools inspector in the …

Ten L.A. high school students arrested in sexual assaults

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Police arrested 10 teenagers from a Los Angeles high school on Friday in connection with sexual assaults and unlawful sex acts against two fellow students, and investigators were seeking four more youths as suspects, authorities said.<p>Police said the case came to their …

High School

Samsung Reveals Galaxy S6 Curves As Prices Leak

Rumours come and go, but one consistent in recent months has been that the Galaxy S6 will come in two versions, one with a curved edge display. Now Samsung has given us a strong hint that this is exactly what it has been working on.<p>Today the South Korean giant issued press invites for its ‘Galaxy …

Phones