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Viber announces new desktop app, revamps Android and iOS versions

Along with claiming more than 200 million users worldwide, Viber's also taking this day to announce what it is referring to as the biggest update to the service yet. For starters, the Viber for Android and iOS applications have both been on the receiving end of a pretty meaningful refresh, …

Gay Couple Allegedly Assaulted By Rowdy Knicks Fans

All that changed on Sunday when Porto and his partner, enjoying the warm weather along with the rest of the city, were knocked to the ground and beaten by a crowd of rowdy New York Knicks fans shouting homophobic slurs — in broad daylight, just steps from Madison Square Garden , the victims …

Europe's Shadow Economy: As Big As Germany

On an unweighted average basis, <b>European shadow economies are 22.1% of total economic activity or around $3.55 trillion (as large as Germany's whole</b> …

São Paulo restaurants creating a new Brazilian cuisine

Last month Alex Atala was named one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world for taking on "the enormous task of shaping a better …

Cemeteries Keep Rejecting Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Body

Four cemeteries in three states have refused to bury the body of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the funeral director tasked with …

Inside Denmark's 'fixing rooms', where nurses watch as addicts inject in safety

Maja Petersen, 38, a prostitute, could not wait a moment longer for her fix. She had made her way to Copenhagen's drug consumption room, hoping to …

Housewives' gold rush keeps price from falling

A "tussle" to determine gold prices has connected two groups of people who could hardly be more different - Wall Street moguls and Chinese …

Hip-Hop Rumors: Was Danny Brown Actually Sexually Assaulted By A White Blow Job Girl? - Exclusive Hip Hop News, Interviews, Rumors, Rap & Music Videos

MAN, THIS IS GETTING HEATED, BUT THERE IS AN INTERESTING DYNAMIC TO IT.<p>The question is: WAS DANNY BROWN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED ON STAGE, WHEN THIS CHICK …

Athens police stop food handout by Greek far right

<b>Police in the Greek capital Athens have stopped the far-right Golden Dawn party from handing out free food only to Greeks on the city's main square.</b><p>Riot police used tear gas to prevent activists distributing food from a lorry on Syntagma Square, where the country's parliament is located.<p>Athens …

Europe

Why Britain is wrong to cut aid to South Africa

South Africa remains a nation with two parallel economies co-existing side by side. On the one hand it has the infrastructure and economy of a …

Why kids born in the U.S. have more allergies, asthma

Children born in the United States are about two times more likely to suffer from allergies and asthma than children who were born abroad, according …

T-Mobile Merges With MetroPCS, Will Trade as 'TMUS'

T-Mobile on Wednesday announced it had completed its merger with MetroPCS. The company will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday …

Why Fantastically Wealthy Apple Is Borrowing Money

Wall Street is buzzing about Apple issuing around $17 billion in bonds. What this means in simple terms is that Apple is borrowing billions of …

How many Chileans?

CHILE’S reputation as a place where official statistics can be trusted has taken a bit of a battering of late. Last year the reliability of the …

How A Jewish Inmate Survived In A Prison Filled With Neo-Nazis

But in 1987, he suffered a "personal tragedy" and a "political defeat" that he doesn't want to discuss but that prompted him to leave his organizing work. Always a moderate drug user, he says, he began abusing cocaine and "generally living a seedy life."<p>His brother tried to rescue him by recruiting …

Norwegian-Kjos i samtaler om flykjøp

- Kjos snuser på statlig polsk flyselskap<p>Etter fem år med tap er regjeringen i Polen i samtaler med Norwegian-sjef Bjørn Kjos om å selge statseide …

Slovenia is changing

SEARCH the archives of this newspaper and you won't find much on Slovenia. Since independence in 1991 not that much has happened here. Slovenes had a …

Syrian Electronic Army: Assad's cyber warriors

In recent weeks, the self-styled Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) has launched hacking attacks on the BBC, the Associated Press (AP) and most recently …

BYD to Sell 'Made in U.S.' Buses

Bee-harming pesticides banned in Europe

Europe will enforce the world's first continent-wide ban on widely used insecticides alleged to cause serious harm to bees, after a European …

Facebook loses millions of users as biggest markets peak

Facebook has lost millions of users per month in its biggest markets, independent data suggests, as alternative social networks attract the attention …

Inmates Now Reviewing Prisons on Yelp

The staff at Sing Sing are the "most unprofessional staff in the world and the rudest." The chocolate milk at the Tombs is "chalky." At Rikers, "If …

Victorian Era

Slavery's legacy

TO SUM up recent research predicting a mixed-race future for humanity, biologist Stephen Stearns of Yale University turns to an already intermingled …

The NYPD Is Planning a Simulated Chemical Attack For New York Subways

A subway-borne chemical attack is one of those theoreticals that require the willful ignorance of regular passengers—for most of us, it's just better …