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78% of active Reddit threads mention Hitler

If you're on a popular Reddit comment thread, there's a good chance you'll come across at least one mention of Hitler or Nazi Germany.<p>A data scientist who blogs with the pen name Curious Gnu analyzed 4.6 million publicly available Reddit comments. He found that 78% of subreddits with more than …

North Korea sentences American to 10 years hard labor

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea has sentenced a South Korean-born American citizen to 10 years of hard labor for subversion and espionage, a North Korean official told CNN.<p>Prosecutors were seeking a 15-year hard labor sentence for Kim Dong Chul for committing "offenses in a scheme to overthrow the socialist …

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North Korea: Nukes need to be ready for use

<b>(CNN) —</b> For a second day, North Korea appeared to be flexing its military muscles in the wake of a United Nations vote meant to cripple the nation's nuclear program.<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the country's "nuclear warheads need to be ready for use at any time," the North Korean state …

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Dyed purple kitten rescued in South Bay after living as a live 'chew toy'

A tiny purple kitten in the South Bay is now looking forward to a better future after being dropped off at a Redwood City shelter this week.<p>The cat — nicknamed Smurf for his dark violet hue — was colored as a very young cat by a sort of undiluted garment dye intended for clothing. Vets found that …

Rape regulations: ISIS laws on 'proper' sex slave treatment revealed

The Islamic State terrorist group has attempted to codify the sexual relations between its fighters and women they capture, by issuing a special …

German court declares 93-year-old Auschwitz SS guard fit for trial

BERLIN (Reuters) - The trial of a 93-year-old former SS guard accused of being an accessory to the murder of at least 170,000 people at the Nazi death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau will open in mid-February, a court spokeswoman said on Monday.<p>A general view of main gate of the former Nazi concentration …

British tourist tried to board plane with toy bomb in Bali

Holidaymaker who prompted security scare on popular tourist island reportedly hoped to bring the toy back for New Year’s Eve party<p>A plane packed with tourists departing the holiday island of Bali was forced to return to the terminal because a British passenger had wanted to bring a toy bomb …

Samsung files patents for a scrollable smartphone, a folding tablet, and more

Over the past year, we’ve seen an assortment of Samsung patents filed for all kinds of digital devices that most can dare only dream of. The latest offerings are perhaps the most impressive yet. They were discovered by Patently Mobile, who has requested that tech sites covering the story limit use …

Aftershock's Titan is a laptop with desktop parts

The Aftershock Titan's name is no exaggeration. In fact, with specs that outstrip most desktop computers, it's shaping up to be one of the most beastly gaming laptops ever made.<p>Built by Singapore-based gaming PC maker Aftershock, the Titan costs S$4,500, which roughly converts to US$3,185, AU$4,430 …

22 Tricks You Didn’t Know About Fallout 4

This guide will give you the best tricks that you likely don’t know about in Fallout 4. These range from how to buy a house in Diamond City, to how …

Man Builds Custom-Made Monopoly Board to Propose to His Girlfriend

Love is a game, right? Well one man named Justin Lebon decided to play for keeps, handcrafting a custom Monopoly board in order to propose to his girlfriend of four years, Michal Ott. He built the entire board from start to finish, with customized pieces designed to symbolize their love story. …

Sex In Newest 'Grand Theft Auto' More Graphic Than Ever

Grand Theft Auto has taken its depiction of women to a new extreme.<p>Players can now have first-person sex with prostitutes in Grand Theft Auto V, allowing for a much more graphic depiction of what was already a controversial feature.<p>The newest iteration of the game, released on Tuesday for …