Robert Frunzescu

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Sites that torrented 'Expendables 3' ordered to pay $450,000

Did you torrent ‘Expendables 3’ instead of — well, spending money on a terrible movie? If you did, three of the larger sites that distributed it have been ordered to pay $450,000 for their troubles.<p>In California, a Judge has ordered defendants from three sites — Muhammed Ashraf of Lime Torrents, …

North Korean nuclear threats spotlight US missile defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — As North Korea rattles its nuclear saber, threatening to bomb the U.S. at "any moment," a nerve-jangling question hangs in the air: If Pyongyang did launch a nuclear-armed missile at an American city, could the Pentagon's missile defenses overcome their spotty test record and …

North Korea

Samsung's Gear S2 3G is a look at our untethered future

A smarter smartwatch?<p>Every smartwatch you’ve likely seen, whether it’s an Apple Watch, an Android Wear device, or a Pebble, has relied on a smartphone for all of its smarts. If you were to disconnect any of these devices, they become little more than standard timepieces with a little bit of …

Android Phones

The Latest: Peruvian woman killed in Brussels airport attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the explosions Tuesday at Brussels airport and a subway station (all times local):<p>3 a.m.<p>Peru's Foreign Ministry says a Peruvian woman was killed in the bombings at the Brussels airport.<p>Spokeswoman Benilda Babylon identified the woman as 37-year-old Adelma Tapia …

Extremism

Paris attacks: What happened on the night

<b>The attacks in Paris on the night of Friday 13 November by gunmen and suicide bombers hit a concert hall, a major stadium, restaurants and bars, almost simultaneously - and left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded.</b><p>The attacks were described by President Francois Hollande as an "act of war" …

Death Metal

Hungary is slammed over treatment of migrants

Migrants in Europe Face Minefield 'Danger' in Croatia

Thousands of refugees and migrants walking through Croatia towards western Europe face a “real danger” from minefields laid during the 1990s Balkans War, volunteers warned Thursday.<p>It poses a new hazard for the wave of families fleeing conflict in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.<p>The Croatian Mine …

North Africa

Death toll in California fires jumps as 2 more bodies found

MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — Two more bodies were found in the burned ruins of homes in California, bringing the death toll to five from two of the most destructive wildfires in the state in recent memory.<p>Both fires continued burning Thursday, but cooler weather and rain helped firefighters gain …

Weather