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GoDaddy changing security policy after infamous social engineering attack on @N

Naoki Hiroshima’s scary tale of losing his single-character Twitter handle has captivated the internet over the last few days. First, we heard the story of how Naoki was held ransom for the rare handle, then GoDaddy admitted it was partially responsible for giving out details that lead to the …

Weird Newfound Asteroid Sports Six Comet Tails

Changing Planet<p><b>A newly-discovered asteroid masquerades as a bizarre comet, one that astronomers in a new study are outright calling, “weird and freakish.”</b><p>First spotted by the Hawaii-based Pan-STARRS sky survey telescope this Spring, the bizarre object caught astronomers’ attention because of its …

First Peek Into Cave System Holding New Hominid Fossils

By 6:00am, the sun is shining, everyone in camp is up and getting breakfast and gathering for the morning briefing from expedition leader Lee Berger.<p>Today’s assignments were clear: set up more shower tents, get the gear ready, and finish installing the lights. The lights are going into the cave. …

Jellyfish Wave, Moons Dance, and Sun Winks

The Jellyfish Nebula "swims" in space, the dust settles on a Martian volcano, and a "greyhound" races through the cosmos in this week's best space pictures.

Bizarre Mystery Fish Identified: Species of the Week

Wildlife<p>This spotted armour gurnard (Satyrichthys rieffeli), sometimes called a type of searobin, may be the same species or at least closely related to a “mystery fish” caught in Borneo. Photograph by Jeffrey T. Williams / Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of …

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5 Reasons the Philippines Is So Disaster Prone

Warm ocean waters, low-lying coasts, and poverty help explain what makes disasters like Super Typhoon Haiyan dangerous in the Philippines.<p><b>The unofficial death toll for Super Typhoon Haiyan is expected to exceed 10,000 people in the Philippines, but the country is no stranger to catastrophic natural</b> …

Week 2 Report Card Grades for Every Miami Heat Player

The Miami Heat have had a rough start to the season, relative to their appropriately high expectations. The back-to-back defending champions are 4-3 and have two horrible losses (Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics).<p>You can't blame the offense, though. The Heat have been the NBA's top offensive …

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Derrick Rose hurts hamstring in win

CHICAGO -- Derrick Rose sustained a "minor" right hamstring injury during the fourth quarter of Monday night's 96-81 win over the Cleveland …

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NBA Daily Roundup

<b>InsideHoops.com</b><p>NBA daily recap of 2018 NBA games appear here. Just the important notes from each game, and the top performers, usually just from the …

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Will Steve Nash's Struggles Be Preview of Things to Come for Kobe Bryant?

It doesn’t come from that deep, dark place inside.<p>There’s no obvious reason to go at his kind face with some loud, throaty roar. But for all the venom Lakers fans hold and continue to unleash on Dwight Howard, they aren’t too big on Steve Nash either.<p>Like Howard, Nash represents only negative …

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Harlem Globetrotter Narrowly Avoided Serious Injury When Backboard Collapsed On Top Of Him

In a scary scene, William Bullard of the Harlem Globetrotters narrowly escaped serious injury when his dunk caused a backboard in Honduras to collapse.<p>After dunking the ball, Bullard hung from the rim and appeared to try to put his feet on the backboard. This caused the backboard to collapse, …

Nightly Grades: Pacers demolish another victim

Nightly grades for the NBA on Monday, November 11th including Nuggets-Jazz, Clippers-Timberwolves, Cavaliers-Bulls, and …

Clippers hang on for win as Wolves comes up short at buzzer

LOS ANGELES -- The Clippers gave up 96 shots to Minnesota. Lucky for Los Angeles, the Timberwolves' last three didn't go in.<p>Blake Griffin had 25 …

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Many millions at stake in new round of Apple-Samsung trial

The latest round in Apple and Samsung's bitter global battle for supremacy in the more than $300 billion smartphone market begins Tuesday in a courtroom a few miles from Apple's Silicon Valley headquarters.<p>In courts, government tribunals and regulatory agencies around the world, Apple Inc. has …