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Mark Zuckerberg Talks Home, the Future of Sharing and Life Outside Facebook

On the day Facebook launched its new software for Android, Home, WIRED scored an interview with Mark Zuckerberg in order to chat about the product …

Facebook Home: The Winners And Losers

If Facebook Home flies — and that’s a pretty big if — Zuckerberg’s freshly announced landgrab for Android owners’ eyeballs, is going to create a lot of losers. The big winner of course will be <b>Facebook</b> itself, as users who chose to install this alternative Facebook reality on their phone are …

N Korea said to move second missile to coast

North Korea has moved two medium-range missile to its east coast, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, as the United States strengthened its Pacific missile defences amid escalating rhetoric from Pyongyang.<p>The report on Friday cited a senior military official as saying, "Early this week, the …

Pope Francis: Women are 'fundamental' to church

Pope Francis emphasized the importance of women in Catholic homes and churches in a speech Wednesday, but did not suggest they should be …

(LEAD) N. Korea loads two medium-range missiles on mobile launchers | YONHAP NEWS

(LEAD) N. Korea loads two medium-range missiles on mobile launchers<p>By Kim Eun-jung<br>SEOUL, April 5 (Yonhap) -- North Korea has loaded two …

South Korea 'deploys warships to track North missiles'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/967000/967821_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524691427_00f6c1421594529451cb20870b6299ca<p><b>South Korea has deployed two warships with missile-defence systems, reports say, a day after the North apparently moved a missile to its east …

The First Rule of Swimming

Each week, we'll let you know about the new releases the editors of O and Oprah.com couldn't stop reading.<p>The Mermaid of Brooklyn<p>By Amy Shearn<p>368 …

North Korea to restart Yongbyon nuclear reactor | DW | 02.04.2013

A spokesman for North Korea's General Department of Atomic Energy said the nuclear reactors were being rebuilt and restarted in line with a policy of …

Eurozone jobs crisis far from bottoming out | DW | 02.04.2013

Unemployment across the 17-nation eurozone has struck 12 percent for the first time since the introduction of the euro in 1999, the European Union's …

'Offshore Leaks' list puts focus on prominent figures worldwide | DW | 04.04.2013

The last note on the list of alleged tax dodgers published by the British daily The Guardian on Thursday reiterated that having an offshore account …

US confronts North Korea as defense cuts loom | DW | 04.04.2013

In his first major policy speech as US defense secretary, Chuck Hagel has warned that escalating threats by North Korea represent a "real and clear …

The secret world of tax havens | DW | 04.04.2013

260 gigabytes of documents - that's the printed equivalent of 500,000 copies of the Bible. This is the massive amount of data that was passed on more …

US vows to defend South amid N Korea threats

The United States will defend itself and its "treaty ally", South Korea, amid increasingly bellicose threats from the North, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said.<p>In a show of solidarity, standing side-by-side with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se after talks in Washington, Kerry …

South Africa says Mandela 'much better' | South Africa News

Nelson Mandela is "much better" and responding "satisfactorily" to treatment after a week in hospital for pneumonia, the South African presidency has reported.<p><b>"[Nelson Mandela] has been visited by family and continues to make steady progress</b><b>"</b><p><b>- President Jacob Zuma</b><p>The ailing 94-year-old, who served …

Malaysia PM dissolves parliament

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has dissolved parliament ahead of a general election.<p>Najib, whose National Front (BN) coalition has been in power for 56 years, made the announcement in a televised address on Wednesday.<p>"The king has accepted my request to dissolve parliament effective April 3," …

US to deploy missile defence against N Korea

The US has said it will deploy a missile defence system on the US Pacific territory of Guam to strengthen the region's protections against a possible North Korean attack.<p>The delivery of the missile shield system comes as Chuck Hagel, US defence secretary, labelled North Korea's recent rhetoric as a …

Obama pushes for gun buyer background checks

US President Barack Obama has called for public support for proposed background checks for all gun buyers in the United States.<p>Speaking before a crowd in Denver, Obama held up new gun control measures enacted in Colorado - the scene of two of the deadliest gun massacres in US history - as "a model …

North Korea blocks entry to industrial zone

North Korea has barred entry to a joint industrial complex it shares with the South for a second day, the South Korean Unification Ministry has said.<p>The ministry also said on Thursday that it would allow 222 South Korean workers to leave the zone through the day.<p>Pyongyang also repeated its threat …

US ramps up defences over N Korea threats

The North Korean army has warned Washington that its military has been cleared to wage an attack using "smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear" weapons.<p>"The moment of explosion is approaching fast," the military said, warning that war could break out "today or tomorrow".<p>The statement, carried by …

North Korea gives nuclear-war warning

The North Korean army has warned the US that its military has been cleared to wage an attack using "smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear" weapons.<p>"The moment of explosion is approaching fast," the military said, warning that war could break out "today or tomorrow".<p>The statement, carried by the …

U.S. deploys stealth fighter jets to South Korea

The United States deployed stealth fighter jets to South Korea on Sunday as part of ongoing joint military exercises between the two countries, a senior U.S. defense official said.<p>The F-22 Raptors were sent to the main U.S. Air Force Base in South Korea amid spiking tensions on the Korean …

Amid Pyongyang bluster, missile launch feared

Missile and launch components have been moved to the east coast of North Korea in the "last few days," a U.S. official with direct knowledge of the information told CNN Thursday.<p>The apparent deployment comes amid further threatening statements by North Korea and heightened tensions in the region -- …

Minesweeper lifted from Philippine reef

The Guardian is gone. What was left of the former U.S. Navy minesweeper was lifted off a Philippine reef on Saturday.<p>"The stern was lifted around 1:50 p.m.," Philippine Coast Guard Palawan District head Commodore Enrico Efren Evangelista told the state-run Philippine News Agency.<p>It was the last of …