Chris Slaughter

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Near Disaster at WTC: In Pictures

Netherlands glow-in-the dark cycle path unveiled

A new glow-in-the-dark cycle path has been unveiled in the Netherlands.<p>The idea was inspired by Van Gogh's painting The Starry Night. It runs through the Dutch province of North Brabant, the place where the artist was born and raised.<p>The designer responsible is Daan Roosegaarde, famous for his …

Lava burns asphalt at edge of Hawaii town

HONOLULU (AP) — The stream of lava threatening a small Hawaii town is burning asphalt as it oozes into the driveway of a trash transfer …

Teen spreads memoir to classrooms with free guide

WASHINGTON (AP) — Malala Yousafzai, a Nobel Prize winner and global icon for girls' education, is spreading her philosophies of human rights and …

Gov't tells US drivers to get used to cheap gas

NEW YORK (AP) — Those low gas prices on station signs aren't going away soon, the government says.<p>In a dramatic shift from previous forecasts, the …

John Doar dies at 92; key Justice Department civil rights lawyer

John Doar, a top Justice Department lawyer during the 1960s who was the face of the federal government during some of the most sensitive conflicts of the civil rights era, escorting the first black student into the University of Mississippi and prosecuting the notorious murders of three civil …

Black History

Elated scientists show off latest pics from historic Rosetta comet mission

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists who pulled off a huge achievement in space exploration showed numerous black-and-white images Thursday of where they think the Philae probe landed on a comet 310 million miles from Earth.<p>Many at the European Space Agency have gone without sleep in the last few days, nervously …

South African lawmakers berate Speaker over Zuma home upgrade

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African lawmakers chanted “you must go” at National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete on Thursday as they aired corruption allegations over a state-funded security upgrade to President Jacob Zuma’s home.<p>South Africa's President Jacob Zuma (2nd R) celebrates his …

France mulls military deployment in Jordan for Islamic State fight

PARIS (Reuters) - France will decide in the coming weeks whether to send fighter jets to Jordan to strike Islamic State militants in Iraq in an effort to increase the number of missions and reduce the cost, the army spokesman and officials said on Thursday.<p>Smoke rises during fighting between the …

Report claims chip suppliers are preparing to ramp up Apple Watch production

Apple has yet to provide a specific launch date for the Apple Watch, leaving its early 2015 timeframe and internal memo revealing a spring launch after Chinese New Year as the only information to go by in terms of a release date. A new report by Taiwan-based DigiTimes, however, suggests that the …

Samsung wants its sensor-packed Simband to change your life for the better

Samsung has uncovered the Simband, the result of several months development following the announcement of its health-focused SAMI platform back in …

Android 5.0 Lollipop Rolling Out Now to Nexus Devices

Available for Wi-Fi Nexus 7s, Nexus 5 and Nexus 10.<p>Over the Air updates for Android Lollipop, version 5.0 of Google's Android operating system, is …

From Good to Greatist: The Health and Happiness Site Joins Flipboard

Greatist is about what it sounds like: content to help readers be their best—healthier, happier and their greatest selves. But it’s also an ideology, …

Samsung's 3G-ready Gear S watch reaches the US November 7th

Itching to strap Samsung's 3G-equipped Gear S smartwatch on your wrist? If you're in the US, you'll only have to wait one more week. The cellular-capable timepiece is now officially slated to reach American stores on November 7th, including Best Buy, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon. Just how …

This is a GIF of a Vine of a Video of a Flipbook of a GIF of a Video of a Roller Coaster | Colossal

<p>Could this be the most meta thing on the entire internet? Just so we’re clear, the title isn’t a typo. This really is a GIF of a Vine of a video of …

Waterfall Pixel Artist: Fool Source

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More leaked evidence suggests Amazon really is preparing a smartphone

Dating back as far as 2012, there have been rumors claiming that Amazon is preparing to launch a smartphone. Most of these rumors have been all talk and no real substance, but things have certainly started to heat up recently.<p>Early last month the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reported that Amazon was actually …

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