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Calais crisis: Hundreds of Britons stranded as migrants exploit strike chaos

Major travel delays expected to continue into Wednesday with hundreds of Britons stuck as Government vows to step up border security<p>The disruption at Calais looks set to enter a second day as migrants continue to target lorries in a bid to cross into the UK.<p>Hundreds of British motorists were …

June 2015

How the Ottomans Ruined the 20th Century

World War I was only a global conflict when the Ottoman Empire joined the fray. Those consequences—from genocide to new borders—are still felt …

For a Better Pesto Pasta, Add Ricotta Cheese

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Pesto? Good. Cheese? Good. Pesto plus two cheeses</i> plus <i>pasta? Very, very good.</i><p>The pasta aisle is a wonderful place to be. You can …

10 killer apps you shouldn't live without

When you hop into Apple or Google's app stores on your smartphone or tablet and literally have more than a million apps enticing you, it's easy to get quickly overwhelmed. Of course, there are countless options for the boring staples to handle email, maps, weather, stocks, games and …

ISIL seizes part of Yarmouk district in Damascus

The Islamic State of the Iraq and Levant (ISIL) group has seized control over western parts of the Yarmouk district in southern Damascus, inhabited mainly by Palestinian refugees, according to a senior Palestinian official, witnesses and an activist monitoring group.<p>Anwar Abdel Hadi, director of …

The Christian’s Reasonable Service (4 vols.)

<i>The Christian’s Reasonable Service</i> represents, perhaps more than any other work, the Puritan heartbeat and balance of the Dutch Second Reformation. …

Why Android's Winning The Battle Right Now

Without a doubt, the key technological revolution of our time has been the rise of mobile computing. With iOS and Android leading the charge, the way people communicate has been transformed.<p>Of course the most significant competition in the space is the one between the two dominant mobile platforms: …

NSA considered scrapping its mass phone surveillance program

The National Security Agency may present a united front when it defends against criticism of its bulk phone data collection, but it's now clear that there has been at least some doubt within the ranks. <i>Associated Press</i> sources have revealed that there was an internal proposal to kill the phone …

DARPA's Response to Mounting Robophobia is Adorable

It's called Robots4Us, and it's smarter than it sounds<p>In case you were wondering whether Steve Wozniak is afraid of robots, get this: He probably is. "Computers are going to take over from humans, no question," the Apple co-founder told the Australian Financial Review earlier this week. He also …

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Brannon Howse: Aired May 7, 2014

Breaking News! Brannon interviews William Baer who was arrested Monday evening at a school board meeting in Gilford, N.H., after speaking out against …