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Turkish president says he has proof Russia bought oil from Islamic State

The war of words continues after Turkey shot down a Moscow warplane with Recep Tayyip Erdogan attacking Russia's accusations that it bought oil from Isil<p>The Turkish president has said he has proof that Russia is involved in the illegal oil trade with Isil in Syria as he attacked Russia's claims …

How Counterfeit Contact Lenses Can Make You Go Blind

Something to really be afraid of this Halloween<p>Everyone knows someone who gets really into Halloween. He spends hundreds of dollars on costumes, or she teases up her hair, but the effort is always impressive and ends up making the masquerader look like a completely different person (or species!). …

27 movies you have to see this holiday season

In November and December the movies that the studios feel have the best chance at Academy Awards are brought out on a weekly basis. But along with dramatic works from the likes of Quentin Tarantino and David O. Russell, there are also big budget titles like "Spectre," "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay …

Brad Pitt

Four dead as car ploughs into homecoming parade

Witnesses say black sedan drove into Oklahoma State University crowd sending people flying like "rag dolls", injuring more than 44 people<p>Four people including a toddler died when a vehicle crashed into a crowd of spectators during Oklahoma State University's homecoming parade on Saturday morning, …

The 14 Most Kick-Ass TV Superheroines Ever

With "Supergirl" flying onto the CBS schedule on October 26 -- not to mention Marvel's "Jessica Jones" coming to Netflix next month -- pundits are suggesting that the age of the TV superheroine has finally arrived. Of course, there have been memorable superheroines on TV for decades, and they've …

Super Girl

The Leica SL (Typ 601) Full Frame Mirrorless Camera: How the World is Reacting

The recent announcement by Leica that they are entering the mirrorless camera market with the new Leica SL is one of the more exciting mirrorless …

Cameras

Canon’s L Lens Red Ring Spreads to Printers with the imagePROGRAF PRO-1000

The “L” in Canon’s L-series lenses stands for “luxury,” and the professional-grade lenses can be easily recognized by the distinctive red ring found …

El Chapo is on the run and broke his leg

A Mexican official told CNN that the world's most wanted drug lord, Mexican kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán, broke his leg and injured his face while escaping from authorities in the mountains of Sinaloa state.<p>Four months after his brazen escape from a maximum-security prison, Mexican marines …

Mexico

David Guetta & Showtek feat. MAGIC! & Sonny Wilson - Sun Goes Down (Hugel Remix) by David Guetta - Listen to music

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Police identify small girl whose body was mysteriously dumped in suitcase in Australia

Police identify a girl whose body was found dumped in a suitcase in Australia as Khandalyce Kiara Pearce, matching the body to her murdered mother's remains found 800 miles away<p>Police have made a breakthrough in the mystery of a small girl whose body was dumped in a suitcase near a highway in …

Eddie Murphy awarded Mark Twain prize for humor | Reuters

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - Known for his roles in “Beverly Hills Cop”, “Trading Places”, and “Coming to America”, comedian Eddie Murphy has been awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington.<p>Murphy joked that even his less popular projects contributed to his …

Mark Twain

Mobile App Intelligence And Analytics Startup Adjust Closes $17M Round Led By Highland Europe

Hot on the heels of raising a new $379 million fund aimed at startups at the growth stage, Highland Europe has led a $17 million round in mobile app intelligence and analytics startup Adjust. This brings total funding since being founded in 2012 to $30 million.<p>The Berlin-headquartered company …

Elite rugby players try brain-training games to help boost onfield performance

Sporting success might be in the mind … at least partially.<p>An elite group of rugby players are helping investigate the effect of brain-training games on sports performance. Players from Northampton Saints, the professional U.K. rugby club that won 2014’s Aviva Premiership and the European Challenge …

Aviva Premiership

18 Pieces of 'Back to the Future Part II' Tech You Wish Were Real

Ever since Marty McFly and Doc Brown traveled all the way to October 21, 2015 in "Back to the Future Part II," we've been counting down to that date, eagerly awaiting our own flying cars (hey, we've got drones), garbage-fueled DeLoreans (hydrogen-powered cars are already a thing!), and hoverboards …

Back to the Future

Leica SL: A New 24MP Full-Frame Camera to Compete in the Mirrorless War

Big news in the camera industry today: Leica has just announced the Leica SL, an entirely new mirrorless camera system that competes directly against …

Here’s a Drone Hyperlapse Shot in RAW at Night

The sky may be the next frontier for time-lapse and hyper-lapse techniques. Aerial videographer Jonathan Lucan made this 2-minute short film titled</i> …

JEM and the Holograms - Trailer 2

Jerrica Benton lives a secret, adventurous life as a glamorous rock star named Jem.

Linkin Park Will Close Out BlizzCon 2015 With a "Killer Rock Show"

Grammy-winning rock band Linkin Park will perform at BlizzCon 2015 in November to close out the developer's annual two-day gaming event in southern California. Tickets to the show itself are sold out, but you can still buy a $40 BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, which includes an HD stream of the …

Music

JEM and the Holograms - Trailer 1

Jerrica Benton lives a secret, adventurous life as a glamorous rock star named Jem.

The Surprising Story of How Daniel Radcliffe Landed the GTA Movie Role

How did <i>Harry Potter</i> star Daniel Radcliffe get the job as Grand Theft Auto co-creator Sam Houser in the BBC's new made-for-TV movie <i>The Game Changers</i>? Not conventionally. He tells Playboy (safe-for-work) in a new interview that he got the gig as a result of his absolutely amazing performance of the …

Mark Hamill

Star Wars Episode 7 Ticket Pre-Sales Breaking Records

<i>Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens</i> is already breaking records. Ticket pre-sales opened on Monday and now major movie theater chains and ticket-sellers are reporting extraordinarily strong results.<p>Fandango traffic jumped to seven times its typical levels, with <i>Force Awakens</i> already having …

Star Wars

Anger at Netanyahu claim Palestinian grand mufti inspired Holocaust

Israeli PM accused of trivialising the Holocaust for saying grand mufti of Jerusalem gave Hitler idea of exterminating Europe’s Jews<p>The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has attracted a storm of criticism for an incendiary speech in which he accused the second world war Palestinian grand …

Israel

Destiny exotic weapon No Time to Explain now available with new quest line

Much like the Sleeper Simulant before it, a new exotic weapon called No Time to Explain has appeared in <i>Destiny</i> today for followers of an esoteric, hidden questline. Players have been slowly uncovering the pulse rifle since <i>The Taken King</i>'s launch by finding hidden Ghost Shells throughout the Daily …

Russia and Europe Prepare For Joint Lunar Mission

Going together where very few have gone before<p>Here on Earth, political relations between Russia and many European governments have been a little tense. But give the wary neighbors a little (outer) space, and all of a sudden things get a whole lot friendlier.<p>The <i>BBC</i> reported today that Roscosmos (the …

Clever ‘Double-faced’ Portraits Use Simple Drawings to Distort Perception

<i>Double-faced</i> is as fascinating as it is disconcerting, a juxtaposition of curiosity and unease in each strange portrait. Originally attempting to …

Mormon leader chides Kentucky clerk over approach to gay marriages

The Mormon Church staked a deeper claim to middle ground in American society on Tuesday, advocating for compromises between protecting religious liberties and prohibiting discrimination, and criticizing Kentucky clerk Kim Davis for refusing to license gay marriages.<p>"We may have cultural …

Syrian President Assad makes surprise visit to Moscow for talks with Putin

<b>(CNN) —</b> Embattled Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has flown to Moscow for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is now his chief sponsor.<p>The talks, held Tuesday night, centered on coordinating military action in Syria, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.<p>Peskov said the talks concerned …

Middle East