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Exclusive: Key General Splits With Obama Over Ukraine

The commander of NATO is insisting that the West do more to protect Ukraine from a possible Russian invasion. But the Obama administration has other …

N Korea condemns US-S Korea military drills

North Korea has accused the United States of hypocrisy for remaining silent over a South Korean missile test while condemning Pyongyang's recent launches.<p>"The US double-dealing attitude and despicable mode of action has been brought to light," a spokesman for the North's powerful National Defence …

Apple Could Finally Adopt NFC On iPhone For Mobile Payment Plans And Touch ID

Apple’s 2014 roadmap was laid out in pretty considerable detail by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo earlier this week in an investor note, and while ordinarily analyst predictions aren’t worth the paper they’re printed on, Kuo has a solid track record of actually getting things right. Among …

Martin Brundle’s Eagle E-Type

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Formula 1<br>• Jaguar<br>• Vintage<p>For those of you who watch Formula 1, Martin Brundle needs no …

Classic Cars

Siachen dispute: India and Pakistan’s glacial fight

<b>On 13 April 1984, Indian troops snatched control of the Siachen glacier in northern Kashmir, narrowly beating Pakistan. Thirty years later, the two sides remain locked in a stand-off, but the Indian army mountaineer who inspired the operation says his country must hang on whatever the …

Indian Army

N Korea: Not so 'Stalinist' after all | North Korea

The international media loves to describe North Korea as the "world's last Stalinist country", or as a "communist dictatorship". Both descriptions are not completely off the mark, but seriously misleading nonetheless.<p>It is often overlooked that the last 20 years in North Korea were a time when …

'I Am Reeva': South African Women See Pistorius Trial as Litmus Test

PRETORIA, South Africa - While a judge in South Africa works to determine whether Olympian Oscar Pistorius intentionally killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, some outside the courtroom have already made up their minds.<p>"Uyaya Ejele Oscar” or “Oscar is going to jail” sang members of African …

Ukraine launches 'anti-terrorist operation' against separatists

MOSCOW -- Ukrainian forces launched an "anti-terrorist operation" in the city of Slavyansk on Sunday morning after pro-Russian separatists seized buildings in the eastern area of the country, acting Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said on his Facebook account.<p>"Units from all law …

Chile fire in Valparaiso kills 12 and forces thousands to evacuate

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1068000/1068861_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534584412_fcce5ab4f4428ed93bd526d254bba344<p><b>More than 10,000 people have been evacuated from Chile's port city of Valparaiso to escape a moving fire that has killed at least 12 residents.</b><p>Some …

Natural Disasters

Venezuela: tear gas, rubber bullets fired at protesters

Troops in Venezuela’s capital Caracas fired tear gas and rubber bullets as hundreds of people protested.<p>The demonstration came days after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro hosted opposition leaders for talks to put an end to months of political unrest.<p>The talks are viewed by some as a monumental …

American Authors - Best Day Of My Life (Dog Version)

A Young Girl Who’s Best Friends with an English Bulldog

From the day her daughter was born, Rebecca Leimbach has photographed the beautiful and budding relationship between the little girl and her English Bulldog. After suffering through years of infertility, Rebecca and her husband were blessed with their daughter Harper. After Harper was born, they …

English Bulldogs

SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition Now Available in Mac App Store

- Apr 11, 2014<p>Classic SimCity fans will be glad to hear that SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition is now exclusively available in the Mac App Store for $19.99. …

Twitter is a tax evader, says Turkey PM Erdogan

After the shortlived Twitter ban in Turkey, Prime Minister Erdogan vowed to clamp down on the company saying it is evading tax.<p>He added that social media were being used to work against Turkey’s national interests.<p>It comes in the wake of leaks of alleged government corruption across social networks.

How We Hacked Google's Production Server and Got Paid $10K

<i>Fredrik Almroth and Mathias Karlsson are the co-founders of Detectify. This post originally appeared on the Detectify blog.</i><p>To stay on top on the latest security alerts, we often spend time on bug bounties and CTF’s. When we were discussing the challenge for the weekend, Mathias got an interesting …

Instagram Is Down (Update: It’s Back!)

RED ALERT! We are at DEFCON 1.<p>Instagram is down.<p>According to Isitdownrightnow.com and Twitter, and my iPhone, the service is down for everyone.<p>According to this service status site, Instagram has been down for about an hour. Twitter is full of hilarious jokes about Coachella.<p>Instagram has not made …

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Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Siblings

The Most Fabulous Houses Of 2014

Every year, the American Institute of Architects honors the best residential design in the U.S., recognizing, as the organization puts it, “good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit, and a valuable national resource.”<p>Today, the organization announced its 2014 AIA Housing …

British Columbia

The Mesmerizing Gifs of Graphonaute | Colossal

<p>Science student Hugo Germain (aka. Graphonaute) is just 18 years old, but crates animations and visual effects that seem well beyond his years. …

London and the U.K. From Above

Photographer Jason Hawkes has been making fascinating aerial images since 1991. With a gyro-stabilized camera, he takes photos directly from the open door of a helicopter. Hawkes has covered subjects around the world, but specializes in aerial shots of the United Kingdom. Once more, he's been kind …

Rio Celeste Waterfall Is Quite Possibly The Bluest Waterfall On Earth

It may look like Photoshop, but it's not.<p>This is the waterfall at Rio Celeste, a river in Costa Rica's Tenorio Volcano National Park. The water is actually this dazzling blue color because of volcanic minerals below the surface-- it's the real-life version of an effect usually only achieved with …

How 20 popular websites looked when they launched

From Google to youtube, from craigslist to flickr - how some of today's biggest sites looked back in the early days of their existence.<p>Remember the days when the word Google was not interchangeable with internet? Or when every site seemed to have a Netscape icon on it? Or when Flash was still …

Internet

Tremble at These Surreal, Sky-High Urban Roller Coasters