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11-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Shoots and Kills 16-year-old Intruder: Police

An 11-year-old boy shot and killed a 16-year-old intruder who was trying to break into his home in St. Louis, Missouri, police say.<p>Police responded …

Crime

Google to restructure into new holding company called Alphabet

Google is dead. Long live Alphabet.<p>Meet Sundar Pichai: the man who will replace Larry Page as CEO of Google<p>Read more<p>The tech company announced on Monday that it would rebrand itself as Alphabet – a new holding company whose largest wholly owned subsidiary will be Google.<p>In a surprise blogpost made …

Google Fiber

An 'unarmed' white teen was shot dead by police. His family asks: Where is the outrage?

Zachary Hammond was on a first date when he was fatally shot by a police officer in his car during a drug bust in South Carolina, his family says.<p>At the time the 19-year-old was shot and killed, his date, Tori Morton, was eating an ice cream cone, according to the family's attorney, Eric …

India porn ban: How the government was forced to reverse course

<b>It started as a quiet, almost innocuous government order, which was also surprisingly precise.</b><p>Last week, India's telecoms ministry ordered internet service providers to block access to 857 websites hosting pornographic content.<p>But not even the government could have predicted the scale and level of …

India

Cop accused of killing driver out of jail, free on bond

CINCINNATI — A former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a man he pulled over for a missing front license plate pleaded not guilty in court Thursday and was out of jail on bond less than eight hours later.<p>Ray Tensing, 25, killed Samuel DuBose, 43, …

Crime

Ford's new adaptive headlights shine a spotlight on pedestrians

The German luxury behemoths were the first to introduce high-tech adaptive headlights — BMW, Mercedes, and Audi all have some version of the technology — but now Ford is readying its own take on adaptive headlights that should be a bit easier on the wallet.<p>Ford's version uses two spotlights in …

Hello Pluto: Nasa releases closest picture yet as probe approaches

New Horizons spacecraft captures sharp, close-up image as it approaches the dwarf planet on its flyby<p>By the standards of modern astronomical photography it might seem initially underwhelming – a grey-and-white sphere sitting amid the blackness – but make no mistake, this is a big moment for human …

Johns Hopkins University

Pluto flyby - as it happened: First pictures show dwarf planet is red like Mars

New Horizons will make its closest approach to Pluto marking the 'end of an era' in Solar System exploration<p>Summary of New Horizon's extraordinary flypast:<p><i>Incredible images taken from Nasa's New Horizon's spacecraft have shown for the first time that Pluto is red like Mars.</i><p><i>Scientists were expecting</i> …

Solar System

Pluto photographs thrill Nasa scientists after nine-year mission

Nasa spacecraft makes history as the first spacecraft to reach distant dwarf planet, the last unexplored world in solar system<p>• New Horizons probe makes contact with Earth after flyby<p>Cheers, whoops and flag waving broke out at Nasa’s New Horizons control centre as scientists celebrated the …

Solar System

Ancient DNA Reveals How the Bronze Age Changed Europe

Genes from 5,000 years ago show that the Europeans of that crucial historical era were predominantly light-skinned — and mostly lactose-intolerant.<p>The findings, based on a rough analysis of genetic material extracted from the teeth of 101 ancient humans, provide snapshots of how mass migrations …

Anthropology

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