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At The End Of Carrie Fisher

You know what would be so cool?<p>This being online, I may not be the first person who’s alerted you to the fact that <i>Bright Lights</i>, HBO’s documentary …

How Princess Leia And Grand Moff Tarkin Were Recreated For Star Wars Rogue One (video)

The latest Star Wars Rogue One film which launched late last year around the world is proving to be a blockbuster, even after some pundits expected …

Star Wars

Germany threatens to cut aid over asylum seeker returns after Tunisia refusal kept Berlin truck attacker from being deported

"Those who do not cooperate sufficiently cannot hope to benefit from our development aid," Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told Der Spiegel in an interview published this weekend.<p>German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere told ARD public television on Sunday that he "fully supports this idea".<p>The …

Sterling slides after PM May reignites hard Brexit fears | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling was on track for its biggest daily losses in three months on Monday, sliding around 1 percent to a 10-week low to the dollar after Prime Minister Theresa May said she was not interested in Britain keeping “bits” of its EU membership.<p>A British ten pound note is seen in …

Hard Brexit

FBI findings tear holes in Hillary Clinton’s email defense

<i>By</i> <i>Lauren Carroll</i><i>, PolitiFact staff writer</i><p>The results of an FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server as secretary of …

Wolff: The curious case of Edward Snowden and Russian hacks

The Edward Snowden story won’t go away. One reason for its persistence is that everybody who has given it a second’s further thought surely sees something astonishingly weird about it: For goodness sake, Snowden, the mastermind of the greatest theft of U.S. intelligence in history lives in comfort …

Surveillance

Sunday shows preview: Russian election interference in spotlight

Russia's hacking campaign is expected to take center stage as several allies of President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpThis week: Trump heads …

Donald Trump

We may finally know why the Samsung Note 7 kept catching fire

The Note 7’s lithium-polymer battery is a flattened “jelly-roll” consisting of a positive layer made of lithium cobalt oxide, a negative layer made of graphite, and two electrolyte-soaked separator layers made of polymer. The separator layers allow ions (and energy) to flow between the positive and …

Samsung