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Sweden releases sonar images of submarine violation

Sweden has released an image of underwater tracks which it says is clear proof that a foreign submarine illegally entered its waters last month, in an event which triggered a national search mission reminiscent of the cold war.<p>The sonar image shows tracks on the sea floor, which the head of the …

Russian TV Airs Clearly Fake Image To Claim Ukraine Shot Down MH17

"How could we check it?" a Russian "expert" said when confronted with glaring mistakes in the image. "It came to us from the internet." UPDATE — The original source for the image told BuzzFeed News that he found it online and never expected to see it on Russian TV. "Those guys are either desperate …

Neil Young Boycotts Starbucks Over GMO Lawsuit

Neil Young is seeking a new source for his daily latte. The rocker announced on his website this week that he’s boycotting Starbucks over the coffee …

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The Best Part Of 'Citizenfour': Snowden's Coming Out Week

Many rave reviews of Laura Poitras’s new documentary ‘Citizenfour’ have already been written. The film tackles the large and difficult subject of government information collection, which can no longer be easily referred to as the “sprawling surveillance state” because it involves so many different …

Coalition hits ISIS hard in Kobani; militants keep pushing

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS appears to have gained more ground in Iraq.<p>Islamic State fighters surrounded one of Iraq's largest air bases Tuesday, a police captain in Anbar province and other security sources told CNN. The militants are preparing to launch an attack on Ein Al-Assad military airbase, which is …

FBI Director: Tech companies must unlock devices if requested by officials

The director of the FBI on Monday doubled down on demands that Silicon Valley giants cooperate in the course of criminal investigations, saying that …

China unveils laser drone defence system

China has developed a highly accurate laser weapon system that can shoot down light drones at low altitude, state media reported.<p>The machine has a 1.2-mile range and can bring down “various small aircraft” within five seconds of locating its target, the official Xinhua news agency said, citing a …

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UK's role in Iraq to be boosted

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1121000/1121491_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532908738_ba46da327d3f4e74d82e8c06e5f7cbda<p><b>The UK is to boost its military role in Iraq to help local forces in their efforts to halt the advance of Islamic State extremists.</b><p>Military trainers will …

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House, Senate Republicans Demand Snowden's Arrest, Prosecution

An ex-CIA worker’s exposure of a once-secret U.S. electronic surveillance program has spawned a criminal investigation and congressional questions …

Obama Is Going To Push Congress To Endorse The US War Against ISIS

During a press conference from the White House on Wednesday, Obama said he would make a new authorization one of his main priorities of the coming lame-duck session of Congress.<p>Obama said the goal is to "right-size" the new authorization to fit the current scope of the conflict in Iraq and Syria, …

A Brief History Of Stephen Hawking

A new film tells the story of how the great scientist transformed the field of cosmology while fighting a degenerative disease.<p>Stephen Hawking is one of the greatest scientists ever--comparable to Darwin, Einstein, and Newton. Yet few people know the story of his life. In a new biopic, <i>The Theory of</i> …

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Pirate Bay co-founder who fled to avoid prison is arrested in Thailand

One of the co-founders of the torrenting site The Pirate Bay, and the last to avoid arrest, was taken into custody in Thailand on Monday, the Associated Press reports.<p>Fredrik Neij, 36, was detained at a checkpoint along the Thailand-Laos border. Thai authorities said Neij had been living in Laos …

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Water Vapor Seen on Distant World

Search for potentially life-sustaining worlds gets a boost with the ability to probe a common class of planets.<p>Astronomers have found evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of a Neptune-size planet 122 light-years from Earth—the first time water has been identified on a planet that small, …

The man who grew eyes | Mo Costandi

Photograph: RIKEN CDB<p>Mouse embryonic stem cells organise themselves into layered cerebral cortical tissue when grown in 3D culture. Image: Yoshiki Sasai/ RIKEN …

Edward Snowden Reveals NSA's MonsterMind Program

It's a cyberwar robot that always hits back.<p>In the high desert near Bluffdale, Utah, there lurks a creature made entirely of zeroes and ones. Called "MonsterMind", the project is an automated cyber weapon, perched atop the data flows into the National Security Agency's Mission Data Repository. …

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Azerbaijan's president threatens war with Armenia via Twitter

President Ilham Aliyev issues social media tirade after bloody clashes in disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, which both sides claim as their own<p>Azerbaijan’s president has threatened war with Armenia via Twitter, after dozens were killed in clashes over a disputed area of land that both countries lay …

Islamic State surges in North Iraq, near Kurdistan border

ARBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Islamist militants surged across northern Iraq toward the capital of the Kurdish region on Thursday, sending tens of thousands of Christians fleeing for their lives, in an offensive that prompted talk of Western military action.<p>Reuters photographs showed what appeared to be …

Bigger, brighter ‘supermoon’ set to shine this weekend

The supermoon is back and it's bigger and brighter than ever.<p>The brightest of three supermoons this summer will shine on Aug. 10.<p>A supermoon, technically called a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is full within 24 hours of it being at its closest point to the Earth in its orbit. August's moon …