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First 3D-printed gun fired on video, blueprint files available to download

Just a few days after revealing its 3D-printed "Liberator" handgun, said to be a world first, Defense Distributed now claims to have successfully fired the prototype weapon. <i>Forbes</i> documented the test firing, which took place in the prairies of Texas and involved multiple practice runs where the …

San Francisco limousine fire kills five including newlywed bride

A limousine taking nine women to a night on the town to celebrate a newlywed bride burst into flames, killing five of the passengers who were trapped …

Warner Brothers Sued For Infringing Cat Meme Copyright

Those who live by the sword, die by the sword – sometimes, at any rate – and copyright champion Warner Brothers is now facing litigation itself.<p>The company’s a fast mover when it sees its own copyright infringed, but is now being sued by the inventors of two of the internet’s most famous cat memes, …

Rare Alligator Snapping Turtle Rescued by Wildlife Center of Texas

A rare alligator snapping turtle, <i>Macrochelys temminckii</i>, was rescued by the Wildlife Center of Texas. The prehistoric-looking turtle was thought to …

New York 'Cookie Monster' accused of shoving boy, 2, rejects plea deal

A man who dresses up as Cookie Monster in Times Square turned down a plea deal in a New York City case accusing him of shoving a two-year-old after …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

Google, Nike, Jawbone and the fight to win wearable computing

The market is still young. But companies big and small are positioning themselves to be at the center of the wearable computing business when it explodes.<p>When wireless headset company Jawbone announced plans Tuesday to buy wearable sensor maker BodyMedia for what a source said was more than $100 …

Wearable Tech

Scientists in Uruguay Create First Glow in the Dark Sheep

Little Bo Peep would never have lost this flock. Scientists from the Animal Reproduction Institute of Uruguay (IRAUy) have created the first glow in …

Portable watermelon fridge

Tama-chan is a portable watermelon refrigerator on wheels. The Japanese device retails for 19,950 yen (about $200) and can handle watermelons or …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Coming soon: A Breathalyzer for pot and cocaine?

Scientists in Sweden believe they've made a breakthrough in creating a machine that police can use to detect high drivers.<p>Some people drive high.<p>They shouldn't, but they're high, so they don't really know what's good for them and what isn't.<p>Should they get stopped by police, the long nose of the …

Particles

Redact Secure Messenger app can wipe sent messages from receiver's phone

A British company which has devised an encryption system for messaging is trying to get the UK government's GCHQ to give its first-ever approval to …

What Took the AP So Long to Get Its 2 Million Twitter Followers Back?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Associated Press is back on Twitter after yesterday’s hacking incident, which roiled financial …

3 hurt as fuel barges explode, catch fire in Ala.

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Multiple explosions aboard two fuel barges near Mobile, Ala., led to a major fire Wednesday night that left three people critically injured with burns and created a situation so unstable that fire and rescue officials decided to let the fire burn into the night.<p>Firefighters from …

Mysterious Silly Putty Devours Innocent Magnets

If you're old enough to remember the movie <i>The Blob</i>, starring a gelatinous, oozing menace that gooped its way across floors, slid under doors, attached itself to an exposed foot, hand, arm and then devoured its screaming victim without making even a swallowing sound ... If you liked <i>The Blob</i>, then …

LG’s first flexible OLED phone due before the year is out

LG plans to launch a flexible OLED smartphone before the end of the year, the company’s VP of mobile has confirmed, though it’s unclear to what …

Suspicious Stuff Keeps Showing Up in High-Profile Mailboxes Around D.C.

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The latest in a series of dangerous sounding deliveries to the Beltway arrived in Arlington, …

Chicago sinkhole swallows 3 cars - Video on NBCNews.com

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Weather

A Prisoner Calls President Obama Out on Guantanamo Bay

A man held prisoner for more than a decade describes the abuse he's suffered at the hands of the present administration.<p>Reuters<p>What's it like to be force fed?<p>I will never forget the first time they passed the feeding tube up my nose. I can't describe how painful it is to be force-fed this way. As …

New 'Star Wars' films to be released every summer, beginning with 'Episode VII' in 2015

Are you ready for a barrage of <i>Star Wars</i> films? Disney hopes so: according to multiple outlets, the company has just announced at CinemaCon that it will be releasing a new film in the universe every summer, starting in 2015. We had previously heard that <i>Episode VII</i> was destined for a 2015 release, …

Dubai adds Lamborghini Aventador to patrol car roster

It’s a lucky day for law enforcement personnel in Dubai, who might get the opportunity to issue some speeding tickets from behind the wheel of a …

Russia reveals plans for new $50 billion space program

Watch out NASA, Russia is making a big effort to catch up with you in the fight for space travel supremacy. Russian president Vladimir Putin has …

Space Exploration

North Korea Says Tokyo Is Target No. 1

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>"North Korea warned Japan Friday that Tokyo would be the first target in the event of a war on the …

Max Landis Reveals CHRONICLE 2 Will Be Very Dark

Ressence's Super-Sexy Type 3 Watch

At 30 large this isn't a watch any of us mortals will be buying anytime soon, but the design of the Ressence Type 3 is fascinating enough that you'll …

Watches

iPad survives flight from car roof, embedding in bumper and being hit by a hammer

If this <i>abc57</i> story is anything to go by, iPads are tough little beasts! Its owner accidentally drove off with the iPad on his car roof, it flew off while he was driving and embedded itself in the bumper of Georgia woman’s car.<p>As if that wasn’t enough, it was so firmly stuck that the woman used a …

Articles about world’s most impressive bridges on Dwell.com - Dwell

The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...<p>Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.<p>You could call it the next frontier of architecture and design, but …

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