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Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

India's Nuclear Scientists Keep Dying Mysteriously

Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an easy time of it over the past decade. Not only has the scientific community been plagued by "suicides," unexplained deaths, and sabotage, but those incidents have gone mostly underreported in the country.<p><i>(Photo via)</i><p>Indian nuclear scientists haven't had an …

Associated Press News

Deadly clash at China police station

A total of 11 people were killed in an assault on a police station in the north-western region of Xinjiang, the local government has said. It is the latest in a series of attacks pointing to growing unrest in the area.<p>Two auxiliary police officers and nine attackers were killed in the incident on …

Big milestone: U.S. producing more oil than it imports

The United States still imports 35% of the petroleum it uses, but its oil production is on the rise while its consumption is falling.<p>The United States tiptoed closer to energy independence last month when — for the first time in nearly two decades — it produced more crude oil than it imported, …

A New Army Of Chinese Hackers Is Stealing Secrets From U.S. Companies, Researchers Say

The researchers told Business Insider that they don't know what the hackers are doing with stolen IP, or how much money this has cost U.S. companies so far. But, they say, the group has been busy in 2013.<p>Most of the attacks have been on tech, financial services and telecom companies. They seemed …

Intellectual Property

India Delhi gang rape lawyer faces 'misconduct' hearing

<b>The post-trial comments of a defence lawyer in the Delhi gang rape case amount to "professional misconduct", Delhi Bar Council vice-chairman Rakesh Sherawat has told the BBC.</b><p>Mr Sherawat said AP Singh "could lose his licence for life if found guilty".<p>Mr Singh caused shock saying he would have …

India

JPMorgan To Settle With U.S., UK Regulators For 'London Whale' Losses

U.S. and UK regulators are expected to announce a civil settlement as soon as Thursday of their investigations into JPMorgan Chase & Co's "London Whale" derivatives loss, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.<p>The settlement, which is expected to be for at least $700 million, would …

After Texas boy dies from ant bites, debate rages over EpiPens in schools

The death of a middle school boy who suffered an allergic reaction to fire ants during a football game has added fuel to the debate about whether schools should stock epinephrine, a potentially life-saving medication for severe allergy attacks.<p>Cameron Espinosa, 13, was huddling with teammates at …

Middle School

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What did $13 billion just buy J.P. Morgan?

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