Marco Zaccarelli

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Paris terror attacks 'carried out by three coordinated teams of gunmen'

Public prosecutor says three French citizens arrested at Belgian border in connection with Friday’s attacks that killed at least 129 people<p>Three coordinated teams of jihadi gunmen struck at six different sites across Paris in a bloody wave of suicide bombings and shootings that left nearly 130 …

Extremism

U.S. 'reasonably certain' drone strike killed ISIS mouthpiece 'Jihadi John'

<b>(CNN) —</b> He hid his face, but "Jihadi John" was the English-speaking voice of ISIS. His twisted, videotaped taunts and acts of terrible cruelty -- beheading hostages who had gone to the Middle East to report stories and help others -- symbolized the Islamist militant group's depravity and …

Terrorism
Airplanes

Conspiracy theorists think Apple owns this mysteryious car company

A new electric car company has revved up Apple Car conspiracy theorists who think the mysterious automaker may actually be a shell company for Apple’s automotive ambitions.<p>Faraday Future has already pulled in $1 billion in investments and is stocking up on top Tesla talent (just like Apple), but …

Electric Vehicles

The White House Is Prepping For a Huge Solar Storm That Could Kick Us Back Into The Dark Ages

Here's the plan.<p>For our electronic way of life, the Sun is a formidable foe, and the White House is taking protective action against it. On October …

The White House

Hackers breach FBI-run site, email account of top bureau official

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Hackers who breached the AOL email account of CIA Director John Brennan have not only evaded arrest, but now are suspected of another embarrassing set of intrusions, including accessing a sensitive FBI-run law enforcement portal and a private email account of the FBI's No. 2 …

Personal Data

Uber driver suing passenger after attack captured on video, lawyer says

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Uber driver is filing a civil lawsuit against a passenger who attacked him in an encounter captured on dashcam, the victim's lawyer says.<p>Uber passenger Benjamin Golden, 32, allegedly assaulted driver Edward Caban last month after Caban told him to get out of his car because he was …

Taco Bell

Baby girl is first in the world to be treated with 'designer immune cells'

Genetically engineered cells successfully used to treat aggressive form of childhood leukaemia, but landmark treatment had only been tested on mice<p>A baby girl with aggressive leukaemia has become the first in the world to be treated with designer immune cells that were genetically engineered to …

Immunotherapy

Report: U.S. aircraft carriers could become ineffective

<b>(CNN) —</b> Calling the U.S. aircraft carrier the "backbone" of America's global military presence, the Navy's top brass highlighted the risks of failing to maintain a big enough fleet during testimony before the House Armed Services Committee Tuesday.<p>But a new report on the future of aircraft carriers …

Military

Research says your cat might be thinking about killing you? Really?

Technically Incorrect: Research from the University of Edinburgh and the Bronx Zoo suggests that cats have personalities similar to those of African lions. Some suggest this means your cat wants to be rid of you.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our</i> …

Psychology

Facebook's 3-step plan to take over the rest of the world

Facebook has its eyes set on global domination, and it's quickly executing on its plan to get there.<p>Earlier this week, the company rolled out a new kind of ad format meant to bring a video experience to low-bandwidth emerging markets.<p>Throughout the launch event, the main refrain was how Facebook …

Emerging Markets

GOP House moves on ObamaCare repeals, debt ceiling plans despite White House veto threat

House Republicans this week appeared committed to passing measures that President Obama almost certainly won’t sign, including a bill that would put the government at risk of defaulting on its bills.<p>The GOP-controlled chamber on Friday adopted a measure -- through a process called “budget …

Coast Guard

'Attrazione fatale' in Liguria, lei fa stalking, lui le spara e si suicida

Quasi come in Attrazione fatale, il celebre film con Michael Douglas e Glenn Close: un uomo di 31 anni, carabiniere, ha sparato in testa ad un'amica, …

Body and Soul

Landescape

11 Benghazi takeaways: One for each hour

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The House Benghazi committee took its best swings at Hillary Clinton in a day-long hearing Thursday -- but the former secretary of state remained mostly calm throughout the hearing, save for a few animated moments in which she struggled to mask her contempt for her Republican …

Government

How much do Lyft and Uber drivers make? Survey shows they make very little money and are usually new

The drivers who are the backbone of Uber and Lyft — as well as other on-demand startups reliant on the so-called “gig economy” — are still fairly mysterious. Both Uber and Lyft keep the demographics and behaviors of their drivers pretty locked tight, but a survey from driver management tool …

Second batch of S. Koreans cross into North for family reunions

South Koreans grip the hands of North Korean relatives as they bid farewell after a family reunion at the Mount Kumgang resort in North Korea, on October 22, 2015 © AFP Nam Jeong-Bun<p>Seoul (AFP) - Some 250 mostly elderly South Koreans crossed into North Korea on Saturday for a second round of …

North Korea

Hacker claims to have breached CIA director's personal email

WASHINGTON (AP) — An anonymous hacker claims to have breached CIA Director John Brennan's personal email account and has posted documents online, including a list of email addresses purportedly from Brennan's contact file.<p>The CIA said it referred the matter to the proper authorities, but would not …

Social Security
Human Rights

Autunno!

Middle East

WSJ: IBM gives Chinese officials (limited) access to its source code

IBM has reportedly started holding demonstrations to show off an unspecified product's source code to people outside the company -- particularly to officials from China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, according to The Wall Street Journal. The Asian superpower has been asking tech …

One of the UK's biggest ever tech hubs is set to open within months at the London Olympic Park

The UK government said the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics cost £8.92 billion. That reportedly works out at £142 per head for every man, woman and child in the UK.<p>It's therefore no surprise that there was pressure on the organisers of the Olympics to find new uses for the facilities.<p>London …

England

The story behind 'alien megastructures' scientists may have found (but probably didn't)

A story that went viral this week reports that astronomers finally found E.T., but those aren't the facts. CNET's Eric Mack talks with the astronomers involved about what is still a very interesting star.<p>This is a tricky story to write. The mysterious scientific observations it deals with could …

Aliens