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Afghan Soldier Esa Khan Kills 6 Terrorists, Wins New Apartment

KABUL, Afghanistan — A soldier was lauded as Afghanistan’s newest national hero Tuesday after claiming to shoot dead all six gunmen involved in an attack targeting the parliament building.<p>Lance Corporal Esa Khan, 28, was on perimeter duty when a car bomb exploded at the gates of the Kabul site as …

Afghanistan

How to Use Your iPhone With HomeKit-Enabled Devices

Now that HomeKit-enabled accessories are hitting the market, you may be wondering what you can do with your new connected devices. Whether you are controlling the temperature, turning off lights, or locking the front door, you will be able to use your iPhone to take care of various activities …

Manhunt for escaped killers shifts after possible sighting

FRIENDSHIP, N.Y. (AP) — Investigators tracking two murder convicts who escaped from a northern New York prison scoured a rural area near the Pennsylvania border Sunday, saying an unconfirmed but credible report of a sighting had shifted the search across the state.<p>About 300 law enforcement officers …

Crime

The four bits of metal that make Beats headphones feel less flimsy

Technically Incorrect: A teardown suggests that a third of the whole weight of Beats headphones is made up of pieces of metal that are there merely to make the 'phones feel sturdier.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You might feel fooled on …

Consumer Tech

A Chinese woman reportedly paid to rescue 100 dogs from a meat festival

Animal-loving Yang Xiaoyun paid about 7,000 yuan (US$1,100) to save around 100 dogs in the southern city of Yulin on Saturday, web portal Netease reported.<p>The city holds an annual festival devoted to the animal's meat on the summer solstice, which has provoked an increasing backlash from animal …

China

Dhoni dismisses calls to give up captaincy

Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur<p>Play 05:02<p>MS Dhoni - "If I am the reason for all the bad that is happening to Indian cricket, definitely I would …

West Indies

Chinese woman pays £700 to rescue 100 dogs from meat festival

Festival targeted by animal rights activists in China and abroad hit by street protests<p>A Chinese woman has paid almost £700 to save 100 canines from being eaten during a dog meat festival, media said on Sunday, as activists have lashed out at the event labelling it cruel.<p>Animal-loving Yang Xiaoyun …

Weibo

HTC One M9+ Coming To Europe Q3

The HTC One M9+ was originally launched in China and now it looks like the device is headed to Europe in Quarter three.<p>According to @LlabTooFeR, the …

Mobile Technology

U.S. seeks to deport man convicted in 1982 Pan Am flight bombing

The federal government has been exploring a "plan B" to deport a man who placed a bomb on a Hawaii-bound airplane in 1982 and who has remained in immigration custody since being released from prison two years ago.<p>Mohammed Rashed pleaded guilty in 2002 to his role in the bombing of Pan Am Flight …