Ronald Paul Castner

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The Tribe That Won’t Stop Killing ISIS

Its members have been massacred on several occasions, but ‘The Family of the Tiger’ fights on.<p>ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan — Forces of the so-called …

Middle East

A Russian jewellery company created a ridiculous line of Apple Watches honouring Putin, Lenin, and Peter the Great

Jewellery brand Caviar has created a limited edition series of customised Apple Watches that pay tribute to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Lenin, and Peter the Great and cost £2,000 each.<p>Up first is the Putin-themed watch, which displays the Moscow skyline, the state emblem on the Digital Crown …

jennie salazar

Quick succession of terrorist attacks has officials worried

<b>(CNN) —</b> The scenes were horrific: Vacationers snapped from their naps by the sound of gunfire. The screams of the injured. Blood on the beach.<p>The attack Friday at a Tunisian beach resort killed at least 18 Britons, but officials said Monday the actual number was likely to be 30. That would make it …

Terrorism

U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach: Playing on Turf a 'Nightmare'

When the U.S. women’s soccer team launched its quest for a World Cup Monday night against Australia, there were 30,000 fans in the stands at Winnipeg Stadium— but not a single blade of grass on the field.<p>Despite their protests, the best female soccer players in the world are being forced to play …

Abby Wambach

Fed personnel chief mum on number of employees hit by data breaches

In a Wednesday hearing, members of a congressional committee press OPM director Katherine Archuleta for numbers and details on hacks affecting federal workers.<p>Millions of people were affected by recently revealed hacks of US government databases, but how many millions remains a mystery.<p>Was it 4 …

Cybercrime

The 10 most important announcements from Apple WWDC 2015

If there's one reveal people were hoping for at WWDC, it was Apple's long-rumored music service. On this count, Tim Cook delivered, promising to “change the way that you experience music forever" with a new streaming platform. It's entering a crowded market, and Apple seems to be banking quite a …

Postcard from Cannes: Mad Max Will Astound You

Yes, I know that Cannes is reckoned a citadel of capital-C cinemah, and yes I know that it’s famous for premiering art movies from all over the world. So it may sound a bit odd when I tell you that one of the best films showing here—maybe even the best—is a Hollywood action movie that’s opening …

Mad Max