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America The Beautiful, In 14 Hypnotic Time Lapse GIFs

The Fourth of July usually means that most of us get a whole federal holiday to stop and smell America's roses.<p>And oh, how they smell good.<p>Seriously, look at her. With canyons so grand, waves of grain so amber, and national parks so vast that they include volcanoes, deserts and glaciers, it's …

Your Android phone could be leaking your Wi-Fi history

If you're using an Android phone that's less than three years old, it could be broadcasting the names of every Wi-Fi network you've connected to. A new investigation from the Electronic Frontier Foundation traced the behavior to a feature called Preferred Network Offload (PNO) introduced with the …

Google Glass Goes Chic With New Designer Frames

Thanks to a partnership with Diane Von Furstenberg, Google Glass will soon be available in stylish frames and lenses. There are five new frames and eight new shades available. The collection will be available through Net-A-Porter and the Google Glass store starting on June 23.<p>This is the first …

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Arkansans rush for cover against twister; 15 die

VILONIA, Ark. (AP) — The sky turned black as the funnel cloud closed in, and Maggie Caro rushed with her husband and two children to a community …

Microsoft Paints Itself The Rebel With First Nokia Promo Video

Microsoft the rebel? That’s the image of the company you get in a new ad spot created for Nokia devices Redmond has released following the closing of its acquisition of the hardware division of the Finnish gadget maker. Thematically, this ad calls to mind the early Apple ‘Think Different’ tagline …

Orioles' Nick Markakis Eats Pie with a Fork After Walk-Off Hit

You don't see this very often.<p>Following Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis' walk-off hit to take down the Kansas City Royals in the 10th inning, J.J. Hardy was kind enough to hold the pie for him while he enjoyed it instead of having it shoved in his face.

Reserve Jackson, not Durant or Westbrook, leads Thunder past Grizzlies in OT

MEMPHIS — A heckling Memphis Grizzlies fan started taunting Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant courtside in Saturday's Game 4 playoff clash.<p>The man poised to win his first MVP award turned around smiling and quipped, 'Don't worry."<p>The Thunder had reason to.<p>Durant had another ugly shooting night — …

Thousands disrupt far-right march in Berlin

Police in Berlin have clashed with thousands of protesters who were trying to block a group of far-right activists from staging a march through the German capital.<p>Officers said about 2,000 people stood in the way of the planned route of a demonstration organised by the far-right National Democratic …

South Korea’s prime minister resigns amid criticism of government over ferry disaster

South Korea's prime minister resigned Sunday over the government's handling of a ferry sinking that has left more than 300 people dead or missing and led to widespread shame, fury and finger-pointing, blaming "deep-rooted evils" in society for the tragedy.<p>South Korean executive power is largely …

MH370 search extended as no trace of jet found in target area

A robotic submarine scanning the floor of the Indian Ocean off Western Australia for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is to begin searching outside the original designated area, where it has failed to find any trace of flight MH370.<p>The US navy's Bluefin 21 has been creating a three-dimensional …