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Futuristic Steel Lodge Offers Refuge for Climbers Braving Mount Blanc

Located in the French Alps is the Refuge du Goter, a futuristic-looking mountain lodge that's the final stop for climbers as they ascend nearby Mount Blanc. Also known as the Goter hut, its exterior features stainless steel sides, creating a rigid form that's in sharp contrast to the snowy …

Need for Speed: No Limits pre-registration begins in the Play Store

The Need for Speed franchise needs no introduction. These street car racing games are among the most popular of their kind, which makes the next iteration a highly anticipated one. Need for Speed: No Limits is almost ready to hit the streets. You can’t download the game quite yet, but the new title …

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Two California Wildfires Destroy More Than 1,000 Homes

The tally of homes destroyed by two massive Northern California wildfires topped 1,000 Saturday after authorities doing damage assessments in the Sierra Nevada foothills counted another 250 houses destroyed by flames still threatening thousands of more structures.<p>California Department of Forestry …

Boater Rescues Four After Yacht Fire Near Galveston, Texas

Four people were saved by a passing boater after their yacht erupted in flames off the coast of Texas on Saturday, the Coast Guard said.<p>There were no injuries in the 6:30 p.m. (7:30 ET) incident near the Galveston jetty. Three adults and a six-year-old boy, who were all wearing life vests, were …

Apple Watch heart monitor saves teen’s life

A teen sought medical attention after his Apple Watch heart monitor gave him persistently high readings, and that decision saved him from an untimely death.<p>Paul Houle, a 17-year-old football player, bought Apple’s wearable a few days before he started pre-season training at Tabor Academy in Marion, …

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Bentley SUV offers optional $170,000 clock

The recently-unveiled Bentley Bentayga SUV is now the first word in luxurious, high-riding motoring. More than that, it is also now the first word in …

Cheetah Mobile: ‘Ghost Push’ Android virus infects 600k+ users a day with unwanted apps

Android users should probably be extra careful about what applications they download these days, especially when using non-Google Play stores. According to Cheetah Mobile’s security research lab, there’s a new virus that is spreading pretty quickly — by the firm’s estimates, it’s infecting more …

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