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Tsarnaev's blood-streaked messages shown to jury in Boston Bombing trial

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took a pencil to the side of a boat in a Watertown, Massachuetts, backyard as he hid from police after the Boston Marathon bombing …

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ISIS video claims to show killing of Israeli spy

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> A newly released ISIS video shows a child shooting a man the group claims is an Israeli spy.<p>The video identifies the man as 19-year-old Mohamed Said Ismail Musallam, an Israeli citizen of Palestinian descent.<p>In the video, ISIS shows Musallam's Israeli passport and claims he's an …

18 Inspiring Ways To Display Bedroom Art

A well-placed piece may be the easiest way to turn your room into the stylish sanctuary.<p>Well-placed art just may be the easiest way to turn your room into the stylish sanctuary you've always dreamed of...these 18 rooms are proof.

History of 5-Eyes – explainer

During the second world war intelligence officers from Britain and the US would crouch over bulky radio transmitters listening in on crackling enemy exchanges. In the years since then, communications technology has changed drastically – and intelligence gathering is far easier in the digital …

With Stronger Consumer Spending, U.S. Economy Is Poised for 3% Growth

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The U.S. economy is set to take off.<p>Scarred by the financial crisis but on their feet again, consumers will lead the economy …

Guess the only country that spends more on export finance than the US

If you said China, you’ve been paying attention.<p>Many governments maintain export credit agencies to help their countries’ firms export goods, akin to the kind of in-house lender you might find at an automaker, but with the public providing the initial capital. The idea is to make your exports more …

US flying armed drones over Iraq, official says

The United States is flying armed drones over Iraq, a senior U.S. Defense official confirmed to Fox News, though the aircraft are not being sent at this time to engage Sunni militant fighters.<p>The U.S. already was flying surveillance drones over the country, and the decision to dispatch armed drones …

Ukraine signs trade agreement with EU, draws Russian threat

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union signed an historic free-trade pact with Ukraine on Friday and warned it could impose more sanctions on Moscow unless pro-Russian rebels act to wind down the crisis in the east of the country by Monday.<p>Shortly after returning to Kiev from Brussels where he …

Manufacturers cry foul over Buy American bill

A move by the Obama administration to require 100 per cent U.S. content in all federally funded transit projects could decimate Canada's bus and rail car industry.<p>Canadian manufacturers are crying foul over a massive U.S. government-backed transportation bill they say will wreak havoc on existing …

Top officials call for restructuring of VA health system

A damning analysis of the VA's health care system was offered to President Obama Friday, with findings of a "corrosive culture," low morale, poor management and widespread distrust between workers and supervisors — all driving systemic delays in health care for veterans.<p>In a report delivered to …

Ukraine signs historic trade and economic pact with European Union

Ukraine signing an historic trade and economic pact with the European Union Friday may bring "grave consequences," Russia warned.<p>The agreement also prompted EU leaders to hold off on imposing new sanctions on Russia for its continued military presence in the embattled country.<p>Ukrainian President …

Texas Man Pleads Guilty to Trying to Join ISIS

World<p>A Texas man who planned to travel to the Middle East and join the militant group wreaking havoc in Iraq and Syria pleaded guilty Friday to federal terrorism charges, authorities said.<p>Michael Wolfe, 23, of Austin, pleaded guilty Friday to attempting to provide material support and resources to …

30 Links to Beautiful Photography, Amazing Tutorials and Much More

This week's list of photography links is quite diverse, featuring a hand-selected group of tutorials, reviews, special features, great photography …

Furry Two-Face chimera cat is bewitchingly beautiful

Cats are hardly ordinary creatures, and Venus, a cat living in North Carolina, is even more extraordinary. The chimera cat is, as her Facebook fan …

ISIS committing mass executions in Iraq: HRW

Satellite imagery strongly suggests the extremist Sunni group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has conducted mass executions in Iraq, lobby …

EU signs pacts with ex-USSR states

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1088000/1088505_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537421261_42b9a4c360d5d510102007df1e70ec85<p><b>Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova have signed partnership agreements with the European Union, in a move strongly opposed by Russia.</b><p>The pact - which would …

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US flying armed drones in Iraq

The US has confirmed it is flying armed drones over Baghdad to protect US troops who recently arrived to assess Iraq's deteriorating security.<p>The military for more than a week has been flying manned and unmanned aircraft over Iraq, averaging a few dozen sorties daily for reconnaissance, according …