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Audio Recordings Document 'Weird Music' Heard By Apollo Astronauts On Far Side Of Moon

"If you’re behind the moon and hear some weird noise on your radio, and you know you’re blocked from the Earth, then what could you possibly think?"<p>The crew of an Apollo mission to the moon were so startled when they encountered strange music-like noises coming through their headsets, they didn't …

Space Science

Bill Belichick Got Caught Checking Out Chrissy Teigen’s Booty

Chrissy Teigen brought the leg show to the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday night. Like many in attendance, Patriots coach Bill Belichick liked what he saw. He took a peek and someone took a photo.<p>And boom.<p>The picture spread like wildfire because that’s what happens on the internet. …

Shamed Apple dev admits faking cancer to increase sales

Australian indie developer Belle Gibson — known for her iOS app The Whole Pantry — has publicly admitted that she made up a story about suffering from terminal brain cancer to boost profits.<p>“No. None of it’s true,” she told <i>The Australian Women’s Weekly</i> magazine when asked if she had ever had …

iOS Apps

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Russia arms Iraq, Syria to help combat Islamic State: Lavrov | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is arming Iraq and Syria to help them fight Islamic State, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday, calling the radical militant group the main threat to his own country’s security.<p>Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a news conference after a …

Russia

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Her Baby Was Born With A Rare Condition But This Mom's Reaction? Just Incredible

Giving birth is one of the most painful and difficult things – just ask any mother. However, for this mom, the biggest hurdle was what happened after …

Parenting

The 3-D Printing Revolution

Industrial 3-D printing is at a tipping point, about to go mainstream in a big way. Most executives and many engineers don’t realize it, but this technology has moved well beyond prototyping, rapid tooling, trinkets, and toys. “Additive manufacturing” is creating durable and safe products for sale …

BP says taking more oil from Iraq as payment | Reuters

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - BP (BP.L) has been lifting more crude oil cargoes in the past couple of months as payment for its work in southern Iraq, and is comfortable with that level of shipments, a senior executive of the oil company said on Monday.<p>A BP logo is seen at a petrol station in London …

Oil

Freddie Gray death: Questions many, answers few, emotions high in Baltimore

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than a week after Freddie Gray was arrested in Baltimore, and a day since he died, authorities are still scrambling to find out exactly what happened and why.<p>"I'll tell you what I do know, and right now there's still a lot of questions I don't know. I know that when Mr. Gray was placed …

Justice

U.S. Navy sends more warships near Yemen in security move | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy has sent an aircraft carrier and a guided-missile cruiser into the waters near Yemen, officials said on Monday, heightening the U.S. maritime security presence as concerns mount over Yemen’s escalating conflict.<p>The U.S. Navy sent the carrier USS Theodore …

Military

Taliban kill three police, kidnap 19 de-miners in Afghanistan | Reuters

KABUL, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban militants attacked a police station in southern Afghanistan, killing three officers, and abducted 19 people working for a land mine clearance project in the country’s east, officials said on Monday.<p>The attacks came amid spiraling violence as Taliban insurgents …

Afghanistan

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge Review: Almost Perfect

Elbows in the ribs, jostling crowds, too few handsets. My first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S6 at Mobile World Congress weren’t great. And even without the seething throng of the launch event, I’ve never really been bowled over by Samsung’s flagship smartphones.<p>On the day, we weren’t really …

Phones

We're not seeing more police shootings, just more news coverage

<b>(CNN) —</b> It feels like every week, a name is added to the list: another man, often black and unarmed, has died at the hands of police.<p>Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, Jason Harrison, Walter Scott, Eric Harris, Freddie Gray, to name a few.<p>The headlines make it feel as if the country is …

Law Enforcement