Susan Auditor

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Suspicion of terror in Russian jet crash raises questions for Obama

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Indications that ISIS or an affiliated terror group took down a Russian airliner over Egypt don't just raise the possibility of one of the worst terror attacks since September 11, 2001.<p>They also represent a possible turning point in what is now a generational battle against …

Middle East

Robot revolution: rise of 'thinking' machines could exacerbate inequality

Global economy will be transformed over next 20 years at risk of growing inequality, say analysts<p>A “robot revolution” will transform the global economy over the next 20 years, cutting the costs of doing business but exacerbating social inequality, as machines take over everything from caring for …

Globalization

Google's Project Loon internet balloons to circle Earth

<b>Google believes it is on course to have enough internet-beaming balloons in the stratosphere to form a ring over part of the world next year.</b><p>It told the BBC the move would let it trial a continuous data service to people living below the balloons' path.<p>The declaration coincides with the …

Iran's foreign minister to attend summit on Syria, government says

Iran, long blocked from U.S.-backed international summits on the Syrian crisis, will participate in multilateral talks about the troubled nation scheduled for Friday in Vienna, the government in Tehran announced Wednesday.<p>Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will attend the meeting, an Iranian …

Middle East

Oxygen Discovery Could Complicate Search for Alien Life

The strange, duck-shaped comet that ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft has been orbiting for more than a year just got a bit stranger: Like plants on Earth, the comet is blowing molecular oxygen, O2, into the space around it. Molecular oxygen is thought to be rare in the cosmos – or at least exceptionally …

16 Sweet and Savory Tart Recipes, Because Everything Tastes Better With a Butter Crust

Because everything tastes better when it's in a butter crust.<p><b>Nothing says "dinner table centerpiece"</b> quite like a tart. These savory and sweet versions—from a savory spinach dinner tart to a show-stopping chocolate-caramel number—are all elegant, beautiful, and easy to pull off with a little …

Cuba's Castro slams U.S. trade embargo at United Nations

Cuba’s President Raul Castro, speaking at the United Nations for the first time, on Saturday hailed renewed diplomatic ties with the United States as …

Iraq agrees to share intelligence with Russia, Iran and Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iraq says it has reached a deal to share intelligence with Russia, Iran and Syria in the fight against ISIS militants.<p>The announcement on Saturday from the Iraqi military cited "the increasing concern from Russia about thousands of Russian terrorists committing criminal acts within …

Middle East