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Meth flowing in from Mexico through border crossings, report says

California has emerged as the major gateway for methamphetamine into the country, with Mexican organized crime groups smuggling an estimated 70% of the U.S. supply through state border crossings, according to a report released Thursday by state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris.<p>The 98-page report on …

Mt. Gox gets its login page back, but only lets users check their Bitcoin balance

Wondering where your Bitcoins are? Looks like Mt. Gox is giving you an official way to check. The fallen Bitcoin exchange has updated its homepage with a sparse login screen, inviting users to sign in and check their wallet's balance -- with a caveat. "This balance confirmation service is provided …

Start-up Tango lands whopping $280M in funding

SAN FRANCISCO — File this under This Is Not a Typo: Tango has landed a whopping $215 million investment from IPO-bound Alibaba Group.<p>Another $65 million is coming from existing investors. With the $280 million infusion, 5-year-old Tango has accumulated $367 million in funding since June 2010.<p>Such …

San Antonio’s Bookless Public Library Takes A Page Out Of Apple’s Playbook

Founder Nelson Wolff, a former mayor of San Antonio, claims he was inspired after reading Walter Isaacson’s 2011 biography of Steve Jobs, and the speed at which the late Apple co-founder was able to introduce new products.<p>Within a year, Wolff (who is in his seventies) managed to launch the library …

The Future of Dine-Out Interface Design from... Pizza Hut?

It's been over a year since we've seen interactive restaurant tables in the news, but here comes a new one from Pizza Hut. Yes, the American fast …

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This Giant Floating Black Ball Is Giving Me Nightmares

The creepiest and most mesmerizing video of the year so far might be of a sinister floating black orb that follows people around making weird ambient noises. Called “Space Replay,” the giant ball constantly records and replays the sounds of public spaces, creating “a delayed echo of human …

A 12-Year-Old Certified Genius Just Got A Clothing Line At Nordstrom

Isabella Rose Taylor is a 12-year-old college freshman from Austin, Texas. Her fashion line, which is described as "hippie-grunge, yet feminine," will launch for back-to-school later this year.<p>Prices range from $20 to $100. Taylor already blogs about fashion and sells some clothes online.<p>We spoke …

Everything You Need to Know About Juicing at Home

The founder of Juice Generation spills his secrets.<p>Whether it's bottled on a Whole Foods shelf or squeezed on the spot in a wheatgrass-filled storefront, a fancy juice can set you back six dollars or more in most markets, making even your Starbucks addiction look cheap in comparison. Couple that …

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

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Siamese fighting fish

These stunning portraits show Siamese fighting fish seemingly floating in mid air, displaying their long, flowing fins and brilliant colours. Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich uses specialist lighting and crystal-clear water to capture exuberantly finned and coloured varieties of <i>Betta</i> …

Samsung NX mini SMART camera announced

Samsung officially announced their previously rumored NX Mini SMART camera with a 20MP 1" CMOS sensor and three new lenses. The camera kit is priced …

Samsung Targets The iPad, Surface And Kindle With New Galaxy Pro Tablet Ad

Samsung is never shy about throwing shade on its competitors, and a new ad for its Galaxy Pro series of tablets is no exception. The new video calls out not only Apple’s iPad, but also the Microsoft Surface and Amazon Kindle by name as it emphasizes the things its Android-powered, business-focused …

Powerful Earthquake Off California Coast Didn't Feel That Powerful

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Pacific Ocean roughly 50 miles from Eureka, California, …

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FBI Investigates Company Running 'Gladiator School' Prison

The FBI has launched an investigation of the Corrections Corporation of America over the company's running of an Idaho prison with a reputation so violent that inmates dubbed it "Gladiator School."<p>The Nashville, Tenn.-based CCA has operated Idaho's largest prison for more than a decade, but last …

'Kids For Cash' Captures A Juvenile Justice Scandal From Two Sides

In 2009, a major corruption scandal dubbed "Kids for Cash" hit the juvenile justice system of northeast Pennsylvania.<p>Two local judges had been enforcing a zero-tolerance policy for bad behavior by kids. Even minor offenses, like fighting in school or underage drinking, could mean hard time in a …

Watch California’s Snowpack Disappear In These NASA Images

In case you’ve been living under a rock: California’s been gripped by devastating drought, one of the most severe it’s seen in centuries.<p>Just last month, with communities already beginning to ration water, Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency. But why is the drought happening?<p>Much of …

Lebanon protesters march over domestic violence bill

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1058000/1058992_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524679631_53a9410d18415e183d85ce136ab1d488<p><b>Thousands of people have marched through Beirut to demand politicians in Lebanon pass a law against domestic violence.</b><p>The rally, which coincided with …

Danes top EU list for violence against women

A report by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights has shown more than half of Danish women have experienced physical abuse at the hands of men.<p>Across the 28 EU member states, Denmark reported 52 percent of women suffering from violence, the highest percentage in the bloc.<p>Al Jazeera's …

South Sudanese struggle to get enough to eat

The conflict in South Sudan, which produces very little food and relies on imports, has hit the economy hard. <br>Even for those who have so far managed to avoid the violence, the effects of the fighting are being felt as the cost of living goes up and incomes fall. <br>Al Jazeera's Anna Cavell reports …

Dozens arrested at Massachusetts 'Blarney Blowout'

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — An early St. Patrick's Day celebration around the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus known as "Blarney Blowout" spun out of control Saturday as police officers in riot gear arrested more than 40 people while dispersing massive crowds, including unruly students …

In Sonoma County, a heartwarming safe-parking program for the homeless

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — As a cold rain pelted the parking lot, the gates opened and the cars began to roll through.<p>In an aging Nissan was a 74-year-old longtime farmworker whose landlady had booted him to raise the rent. A 65-year-old disabled woman pulled her Ford Fusion up to the small trailer, …