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Chinese police arrest suspects after Kashgar violence

Chinese police have arrested six suspects in the ethnically divided western region Xinjiang after an outbreak of violence this weekend left 16 people dead, including a number of police officers, state media have reported.<p>Sayibage Town in Kashgar, a city in rural western Xinjiang, was subjected to …

Doomsday Predictor Harold Camping Has Died At 92

Family Radio Network marketing manager Nina Romero said Harold Camping, a retired civil engineer who built a worldwide following for the nonprofit, Oakland-based ministry he founded in 1958, died at his home on Sunday. She said he had been hospitalized after falling.<p>Camping's most widely spread …

Teen Drunk Driver With 'Affluenza' Is Being Sued For Millions By His Victims

Many of those family members were outraged when 16-year-old Ethan Couch got probation after a psychologist testified he had "affluenza" — meaning he thought he was immune from punishment because he was rich.<p>Couch's family may still be on the hook for millions in related civil litigation, though. …

Facebook Is Keeping Track Of Every Post You Write and Don’t Publish

Facebook knows pretty much everything about you — and that includes when you type out posts but decide not to hit “enter.”<p>But before you freak out <i>too</i> …

Man's severed hand attached to his ankle

Doctors have kept a Chinese man's severed hand alive by stitching it to his ankle after a work accident severed it. Xiao Wei's right hand was reportedly temporarily attached to his left ankle for a month before surgeons reattached it, largely because injuries to his arm required immediate attention …

India-US row over arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade escalates

Bulldozers have removed security barriers outside the US embassy in Delhi as a diplomatic row prompted by the arrest of an Indian diplomat on visa fraud charges in New York intensified.<p>Devyani Khobragade, India's deputy consul general in New York, was charged last week with making false statements …

Afghanistan aircraft crash: six US soldiers killed

A helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan has killed six US soldiers, the deadliest day for American troops in the country since March.<p>There was no fighting reported in the area where the aircraft came down, Nato said in a brief statement, and Afghan officials including the provincial governor and …

PointGrab will let you control devices and appliances by pointing at them

The future of motion and gesture control is quickly approaching, and a few companies are already working hard to make this kind of a tech not just a reality, but also practical for general consumers. One such company, Tel Aviv-based PointGrab, has maintained radio silence for nearly three and a …

Crowdfunding Campaign Pitches $2,000 Replica Iron Man Suit

Fueled by the blockbuster Marvel movies starring Robert Downey Jr., it seems that everyone these days wants to build, pilot and own a working Iron Man suit. While that’s probably still a way off – the US military has commissioned a Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit that sounds awfully similar, …

Microsoft may add Kinect-like detection to Surface Mini

Would you buy a tablet you could operate by moving your face and hands? Such a feature could be in the works for Microsoft's reported Surface Mini.<p>Owners of the much-rumored Surface Mini may be able to control the tablet via face and hand recognition. At least, that's the latest tidbit served up by …

LG's 5-5inch Gx launched in Korea

<b>A new 5.5-inch LG smartphone has been launched in Korea. The Gx transplants the specs and features from the 5.2-inch G2 into a 5.5-inch shell.</b><p>The LG …

Microsoft loses top engineer to Google

Blaise Agüera y Arcas, a former distinguished engineer at Microsoft, is joining Google. Agüera y Arcas originally joined Microsoft in 2006 after the software giant acquired his Seadragon startup. He was a key software architect who helped develop and build Microsoft’s Bing Maps service and its …

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