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Make No Mistake, You're Being Targeted, Profiled And Mined

Big brother is watching you and his siblings, Mom, Dad and likely his Uncle Fester too. Did you really think Google was the only one “Scroogling” you? Microsoft is definitely doing it; they’re just more subtle about it. Facebook, LinkedIn, and that favorite website you hit every morning are getting …

Obama warns Putin against military intervention in Ukraine

WASHINGTON/SIMFEROOL, Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama has warned Russia against any military intervention in Ukraine after the country’s new leaders accused Moscow of deploying forces in the Crimea region.<p>A week after Russian-backed President Viktor Yanukovich was ousted in Kiev, …

First Amputee Has Touch Restored With Bionic Hand

The researchers at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EFPL) in Switzerland and the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (SSSA) recently developed a completely new sensory feedback channel which allowed a Danish 36 year-old amputee, Dennis Aabo Sørensen, to feel objects in his hand in real time. …

Obama: Calif. farms' fate affects all

It’s not often President Barack Obama gives a speech centered on agriculture, but the three years of scorching drought in California prompted him to fly there Friday to speak to weary farmers and ranchers and pledge millions of dollars worth of aid.<p>“As anyone in this state could tell you, …

In drought-stricken Central Valley, Obama calls for cooperation

FRESNO—President Obama on Friday warned against thinking of water as a “zero-sum game” and urged regional players to push beyond politics in solving supply problems.<p>On a dusty afternoon spent with politicians and farmers, Obama argued against pitting agricultural interests against urban ones, or …

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Change of heart? Obama pushes executive action strategy despite ’08 Bush criticism

President Obama, speaking to a crowd of House Democrats at a party retreat in Maryland, touted his executive order powers on Friday – repeating a theme he’s hit regularly since his State of the Union address.<p>While saying he’s willing to work with Congress, he added, “I'm not going to wait, because …

Mormons Are Using An Anonymous Confessions App To Doubt Their Faith (And Talk About Sex)

I have a child on a Mormon mission and I stopped believing while she was away. if I knew then what I know now, I would have never sent her. it's going to break her heart.<p>Part of the Mormon faith requires young people to embark on a two-year-long "mission" to a far-away place, to spread the word of …

Ted Cruz’s imperialist fantasy: Why his latest anti-Obama epithet is so dangerous

When Cruz says we’re living under an “imperial presidency,” his ignorance and hypocrisy are staggering. Here’s why<p>In the wake of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address, Sen. Ted Cruz now insists that Americans are living under an "imperial presidency" because of the way that the …

Obama pitches $1B climate resilience fund

President Obama is asking for a $1 billion, taxpayer-funded program to help communities across the country prepare for the effects of climate change.<p>The fund would need congressional approval and if passed would pay for underwriting granular, community-level preparations and pay for new …

Maher, Nye hit climate skeptics

Bill Nye the Science Guy and liberal comic Bill Maher criticized creationists and climate change deniers but said the biggest issue is what is being taught in school.<p>“My concern is for the students, for the kids … that are brought up with this,” Nye said Friday on the HBO program “Real Time with …

Kerry announces 'unique co-operative effort' with China on climate change

Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday announced a “unique co-operative effort” with China on the issue of combating climate change.<p>In a press conference at a Beijing car-making factory, the Cummins-Foton Joint-Venture Plant, which he visited as part of an Asia tour, Kerry said he and local …

ObamaCare patients with serious pre-existing diseases could face expensive drug costs

People with serious pre-existing diseases, precisely those the president aimed to help with ObamaCare, could find themselves paying for expensive drug treatments with no help from the health care exchanges.<p>Those with expensive diseases such as lupus or multiple sclerosis face something called a …

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

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Michael Keaton Confirms ‘Beetlejuice 2’ Talks With Director Tim Burton

Michael Keaton said in a recent interview that he has been speaking with Tim Burton about making <i>Beetlejuice 2</i>. During a junket for his latest film,</i> …

Tim Burton

Michael Jackson’s Doctor Conrad Murray Refused Rehearing

Yesterday, a California court of appeal announced that it would not grant Dr. Conrad Murray further rehearings on its ruling regarding the death of …

Michael Jackson

The Craziest Looks From The 3-D Printed Fashion Catwalk

Fashion met science and it was pretty darn cool.<p>If this is the future of fashion, it's pretty wild: models wore 3-D printed garments on Wednesday night at the 2014 3D Printshow in New York City. The event featured an entire gallery of art crafted by 3-D printer tech, along with a catwalk showcasing …

2014 Is Going To Be The Best Year Yet For Home Sous Vide

Precision-temperature cooking for perfect meats, vegetables, eggs and more has never been easier than now.<p>In the four years since Popular Science published its first guides to sous vide cooking at home, it's been a pleasure to watch the technique grow in popularity and in ease. New and improved …

NASA's On Alert For Big Scary Asteroids. What About Smaller Ones?

Earth is under constant bombardment from asteroids and comets. A recent reminder of that occurred one year ago today when an asteroid plunged into Earth's atmosphere, exploding over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk with the force of a 500 kiloton bomb, causing widespread damage and …

What Stephen Hawking Really Said About Black Holes

Kidnapped Anti-Drone Activist Freed in Pakistan

Alex Brown<p>Feb. 14, 2014, 10:37 a.m.<p>A Pakistani act­iv­ist who lost a broth­er and a son in a CIA drone at­tack has been freed after a mys­ter­i­ous …

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Panel: N. Korea crimes vs. humanity

A U.N. panel has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and will call for an international criminal investigation, The Associated Press has learned.<p>The report, to be released Monday, is the most authoritative account yet of rights violations by North Korean …

Biden draws fire on trade remark

Vice President Joe Biden acknowledged Friday that a bill to advance the U.S. trade agenda was not going to pass for a while, prompting Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to pounce on the comments as evidence of weak leadership from the White House on the economy.<p>“I know it’s not coming up now,” Biden …

Apple and Samsung Fail to Work Out Deal Ahead of Trial

Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly met with Samsung mobile chief J.K. Shin in an attempt to settle the ongoing dispute between the two rivals over mobile …

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FORTUNE — In recent weeks, the arrest of Bitcoin Foundation’s Charlie Shrem and the near collapse of Mt. Gox, the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, have added plenty more debate over the virtual currency’s survival and future. Of all the talk, however, what’s often overlooked is that the payment …

John McCain tweets horrific Syria pictures

The following is not for the faint of heart. Even those with iron constitutions may not be able to stomach these pictures.<p><b>John McCain</b> has been decrying the carnage in Syria for a long time, lambasting the administration for not doing more to assist the rebels battling the Assad regime. Wednesday, …