Molly Katelyn Evans

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Head of Google China Steps Down After 6 Years

Google is changing the head of its business in China after it confirmed that current country boss Dr John Liu will step down in search of a new challenge after six years in the role.<p>Liu — who earned his doctorate from Tekniske University in Denmark — will leave in August having presided over a …

'Glee' Star Cory Monteith Found Dead in Vancouver Hotel Room

Cory Monteith, who played the football-hero turned singing heartthrob Finn Hudson in the Fox hit show "Glee," was found dead in his Vancouver, …

Love Match: The Haggis-Topped Murray Burger

The Solita Bar & Grill in Manchester, England, is celebrating Andy Murray's triumph at Wimbledon with a Scottish-themed burger called The Murray, reports the <i>Daily Star</i> (source of the photo below).<p>It wouldn't be Scottish without a bit of deep-fried haggis (traditionally assorted sheep offal cooked …

Samsung Opens New Startup Accelerator In Silicon Valley As It Seeks Innovation Edge

It wasn’t the lavish launch party of the Galaxy S4 in New York last March, but Samsung’s swanky, blue-tinted opening of its new startup accelerator in Silicon Valley showed it is serious about sucking up all the innovation it can from a region that lives and breathes technology.<p>Samsung’s new …

Body of Missing Menifee, Calif., Boy Found, Teenage Relative Arrested

A 16-year-old relative of missing 11-year-old Terry Smith of Menifee, Calif., has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body matching Terry's …

Man Threw His Semen at Wal-Mart Customer He Thought Was ‘Hot’

Talk about Wal-Mart horror stories: Police in Delaware arrested a New Castle man after he allegedly threw a "glob" of his own semen on the backside …

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Daft Punk Release ‘Get Lucky’ Condoms

Well, this was inevitable: Daft Punk have teamed with Durex to make a “Get Lucky” brand of condoms. The breakout single from <i>Random Access Memories</i> is …

Five Mind-Blowing Charts on the War on Pot

Thanks to the citizens of Colorado and Washington, the tide is turning in the War on Pot. But the true toll of marijuana prohibition has been little …

Boston Bombings Suspect To Appear In Survivor-Packed Court

When the young man who stands accused in the Boston Marathon bombings makes his first court appearance Wednesday afternoon, survivors of the explosions that killed three people and wounded more than 260 are expected to be in the room, The Associated Press reports. So are relatives of those killed …

Girl Dies After Groundbreaking Trachea Transplant

Hannah Warren, the pigtailed toddler who made history this year as the youngest person to receive an artificial windpipe, died Saturday from …

Horticultural Hate: The Mystery of the Forest Swastikas

Over 20 years ago, a landscaper in eastern Germany discovered a formation of trees in a forest in the shape of a swastika. Since then, a number of …

Surviving a Plane Crash: Where You Sit Could Be The Difference Between Life and Death

The harrowing Asiana Airlines crash at San Francisco International Airport may incite fear in the minds of the millions of Americans who take to the …

5 ways fundamentalists are trying to sneak creationism into public schools

Urging teachers to conflate Darwinism with other controversies is just one of their most popular tactics<p>Rob Boston<p>July 7, 2013 1:30pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Evolution is the linchpin of modern biology. Young people who don’t understand it are missing out on an entire …

Here's What I Learned About Amazon After Spending A Morning At Its Headquarters

The meetings with executives from each company were off the record, so I'm not going to repeat what they said.<p>However, I'll give my general impressions of each company after meeting some people, and walking around their campuses.<p>First up is Amazon. I only spent a half day with the company, so these …

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Asiana Airlines Crash: Pilot Had 43 Hours Flying Boeing 777

The pilot in charge of the Asiana Airlines jet that crashed on landing at San Francisco International Airport had just 43 hours on the Boeing 777, …

The Easy Profit Game Ends In Smartphones, So Apple Plays A New One

It seems Samsung and Apple at last have something in common. As the Korean giant forecast its profits would be massive, but slightly below expectations, its stock price took a tumble. It appears the industry has crossed through a level some call “peak smartphone” — the point of maximum profit. This …

Does A $347 3-D Printer Mean The Future Is Here? Or Just Paper-Thin Progress?

Now on Kickstarter, the Buccaneer is designed for easy at-home use, costs less than an iPhone–and just might make or break our collective dream of technology.<p>The magic words, or magic number-plus-letter, of our technological fantasies to date are: 3-D. The 3-D printer is this year’s collective …

SF jetliner crash kills 2, seriously injures 49

Scramble for answers after SFO jet crash kills 2, seriously injures 49<p>It happened with almost no warning.<p>One minute, Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was making a seemingly routine approach to San Francisco International Airport on a calm, clear Saturday morning after an 11-hour flight from Seoul. …

Colombia deports Calabrian mafia boss Pannunzi to Italy

<b>Italian police have arrested mafia boss Roberto Pannunzi after he was deported back to Italy from Colombia.</b><p>He was detained in a shopping centre in Bogota on Friday in an joint operation carried out by the Colombian authorities and US anti-drug officials.<p>Pannunzi is alleged to be responsible for …

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Brake failure fears in Canada train disaster

A brake failure may have led to a runaway freight train laden with crude oil derailing, exploding and destroying the centre of a Canadian town, according to the train's operator.<p>At least five people are dead and 40 others missing after the driverless train rolled downhill and into the centre of …

Playful Posters Feature Animals Around the World

UK-based illustrator Andy Ward created this <i>Natural History</i> poster series as a way for kids–and everyone–to learn about the animals of the world. Leo the Lion was originally developed for a children's book, but the little guy was set aside and sat on a shelf for almost ten years. Eventually, Ward …

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E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

<b>Dozens of countries are introducing legislation restricting the use of electronic cigarettes, but their proponents say they are harmless and their use could in fact save millions of lives. Could they be right?</b><p>A group of friends sits around a table in a pub in south London, exchanging stories and …

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Alleged plot to extort Paula Deen exposed; FBI makes arrest - TODAY.com

Peter Kramer / Today<p>The FBI announced Friday they have made an arrest in an alleged plot to extort Paula Deen.<p>Embattled celebrity chef Paula Deen can now add being the target of an alleged extortion attempt to an already full plate of legal drama.<p>FBI officials announced Friday that they arrested …

China Beaches Are Green With Smelly 'Sea Lettuce' Algae Due To Record-Breaking Bloom

The bloom is the size of Connecticut and officials have already removed 19,800 tons of algae from beaches. This is the largest bloom since 2008, which covered 5,000 square miles. That year, the algae cost $30 million to clean up and according to a 2011 report, cost about $100 million in damages to …

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Genes May Reveal When Aspirin Won't Reduce Heart Risk

People are often told to take low-dose aspirin to reduce the risk of heart attacks and stroke. But that preventive remedy doesn't work for a lot of people.<p>Researchers say they've found genetic variations that might be used to identify people who don't respond well to aspirin. If the results prove …

How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

<b>How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the</b> …

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