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Blue Jean Committee: Bill Hader, Fred Armisen's band releases music video

In need of a soundtrack for your idyllic boating trip? Blue Jean Committee has you covered.<p>Bill Hader and Fred Armisen’s band The Blue Jean Committee …

Ghost deer haunt New York cold war bomb site under threat from developers

Group proposes turning the old depot into a world-class tourist attraction to show off both its rich military history and its unusual wildlife<p>Hundreds of ghostly white deer roaming among overgrown munitions bunkers at a sprawling former US army weapons depot face an uncertain future, after living …

Cold War

Nearly 100 Dead After Paris Concert Terrorist Attack

<b>UPDATE 3:</b> Eighty-nine people died at the Bataclan venue as of November 18th, according to The New York Times. The paper also reports that 129 people …

Director Jessie Nelson: Family takes center stage in life and 'Love the Coopers'

After Jessie Nelson made the heartwarming 2001 drama "I Am Sam," starring an Oscar-nominated Sean Penn as a developmentally disabled father, she decided to put family ahead of her directing career.<p>"My daughter Molly was 6 when I directed 'I Am Sam,' " Nelson, 60, said at the Pacific Palisades house …

How One Group of Massachusetts Teens Are Selling Cars with Their Tech Knowledge

Thomas Pugsley is in many ways an average teenager. The 16-year-old high school student has a part-time job, plays sports and enjoys hanging out with his friends.<p>That job, however, is by no means average. Pugsley works as a technology assistant at a Ford car dealership in Quincy, Massachusetts — …

Iraqi Governor Thinks Prime Minister Needs To Resign For Country To Prevail Against ISIS

Forming a new government may be Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's only chance of successful reform.<p>WASHINGTON -- Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi needs to resign and appoint a new cabinet of ministers he personally chooses if he is to have any hope of successfully reforming his country, …

Chemsex: the alarming new trend of 72 hour drug-fuelled sex sessions

NHS staff have warned of the growing rise of 'chemsex' where people embark on dangerous drug-fuelled sex sessions with an average of five partners<p>An alarming new craze for lengthy drug-fuelled sex sessions, which can last for days a time, could lead to a rise in HIV and hepatitis, health officials …

Update: 2015 TB145 likely a dead comet

Last week heralded as largest known asteroid to pass Earth until 2027. Swept within 1.3 times the moon’s distance on October 31. Now thought to be a …

3-D Printed Artificial Teeth Could Stop Bacteria

Take a bite out of dental grime<p>Lost a tooth? A new 3D-printed replacement might protect against future cavities. Published earlier this month by researchers at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, “3D-Printable Antimicrobial Composite Resins” details a tooth made from materials that kill …

Dental Care

11 Science Facts That Seem More Like Science Fiction

These days it's hard to tell reality from make-believe!<p>These days its hard to tell science and science fiction apart -- we're gardening in space, cars are driving themselves, and invisibility cloaks are real (at least, at the molecular level).<p>If you're having trouble telling fact from fiction, you …

Gorillas

Disgraced Scientist Clones Dogs, And Critics Question His Intent

The Sooam Biotech Research Foundation's sleek marble building is on the outskirts of Seoul, South Korea. After passing through a guarded gate, visitors climb the steps to the entrance and a big door with tinted glass slides open.<p>"Hello, sir. Nice to meet you, sir," says David Kim, a researcher at …

"Designless" brain-like chips created through artificial evolution

Scientists at the University of Twente in the Netherlands have devised a new type of electronic chip that takes after the human brain. Their device …

Hack attacks strike top porn sites

Several of the world’s most popular pornographic websites were struck by cyberattacks in the past week, according a blog post by the malware hunting …

Donald Trump is facing a new type of threat from 2 surging candidates

But since last week, two surging White House hopefuls are taking a markedly different approach: former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida).<p>Rather than regularly berating the GOP front-runner or pretending he doesn't exist, Fiorina and Rubio have been biding their time …

Government

'It's total bull': Jon Krakauer hates 'Everest,' praises Sean Penn and just made a doc on polygamy

At the movies this weekend, there will be two versions of journalist Jon Krakauer on the big screen. In "Prophet's Prey," a documentary about Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he's seen as a hard-hitting reporter who helped put polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs behind …

717 people dead: What caused the Hajj stampede?

<i>For full coverage in Arabic, please visit CNN Arabic</i>.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> A day after a deadly crush killed 717 people during the Hajj in Saudi Arabia, a critical question remained Friday: What caused the chaotic stampede?<p>Among the suggested causes: pilgrims rushing to complete the rituals, heat, masses of …

Pope calls US nuns 'women of strength' after Vatican inquiry

NEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis made a rousing show of gratitude for American nuns on Thursday while thanking clergy for persevering through the priest …

Affordable Care Act

Star Wars: Carrie Fisher claims she had affair with Harrison Ford

Carrie Fisher has revealed she had an affair with Harrison Ford on the set of the original Star Wars in 1976.<p>Both Fisher and Ford recently reprised …

Second Russian Man Pleads Guilty in Massive U.S. Credit Card Hack

A second Russian citizen has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges that he participated in a computer hacking scheme that compromised more than 160 million credit card numbers and caused hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Dmitriy Smilianets, 32, pleaded guilty on Wednesday in federal court in …

5 Reasons Why An International Space Station Should Really Orbit The Moon

If the $100 billion International Space Station (ISS) had been constructed to orbit our Moon instead of Earth, prospects for the U.S.’ human spaceflight program would arguably be much brighter than today.<p>Here are a few reasons why:<p><b>An International Lunar Space Station (ILSS) would have guaranteed</b> …

Want to feel happier? Watch a film that makes you cry

Watching a tearjerker will spark a burst of happiness 90 minutes after the film has ended scientists have found<p>It is said that laughter is the best medicine, but when it comes to feeling blue, crying might be the best cure.<p>Researchers in the Netherlands videoed a group of 60 volunteers watching two …

Associated Press News

Spain ‘violates UK sovereignty’ after chasing drug smugglers onto Gibraltar beach

A Spanish customs vessel and helicopter chased suspected drug smugglers onto a beach in Gibraltar early Sunday, in what the British government said was "clear violation of UK sovereignty."<p>The chase started 18 kilometres (11 miles) into the Strait of Gibraltar but ended at around 3:00 am (0100 GMT) …

Amy Schumer Continues Her Endless Summer By Dancing To The Backstreet Boys

Amy Schumer held down an enormously busy schedule this summer. Between all of her promotional duties for <i>Trainwreck</i>, the comedian still managed to pop off for a few well-deserved vacations. Amy recently partied with Jennifer Lawrence and several other friends in an undisclosed tropical locale. The …

Is Our Universe a Fake?

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television and multimedia program that features the world's</i> …

Singularity

How One Misunderstanding in the 1870s Created an Entire Sci-Fi Subgenre

The year: 1877. The discovery: life on Mars.<p>At least, life was <i>thought</i> to have been discovered on Mars. Here’s the story of how a single misunderstood …

Pluto flyby: NASA spacecraft sends back more stunning footage of distant planet's mountain range

NASA have released more amazing footage of the Pluto flyby.<p>The stunning video shows a simulated flyover of the planet's 11,000-ft-tall mountain range …