Gabriel Comanean

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Fort Hood: Four Dead, 16 Hurt and a Female Cop Who Ended It All

A "heroic" female cop ended Wednesday’s Fort Hood shooting rampage by confronting an Iraq war vet who had killed three colleagues and wounded 16 others.<p>The military police officer was only 20 feet from the gunman – who was named by officials as Ivan A. Lopez, a 34-year-old who was being treated for …

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Victory For Euro Consumers As EU Votes To End Roaming Charges, Guarantee Net Neutrality

Some big advances today in the often frustrating, slow moving world of communications regulation: the European Union has voted in favor of ending mobile roaming charges, and also in favor of guaranteeing net neturality on data networks. The decisions come at a key time when net neutrality is under …

Search for MH370 debris to resume at dawn as experts warn of poor weather

Malaysian authorities warn of lengthy process after Australian and US aircraft unable to find objects detected on satellite<p>Military aircraft and ships were due to resume their hunt for possible debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at dawn, but experts warned strong currents and …

The Galaxy S5, along with Samsung's wearable lineup, heads to AT&T

A whole lot of Samsung is about to come to AT&T. Today, the carrier announced that pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 will begin tomorrow both online and in stores, with shipping to start in early April. Pricing is set at $200 with a two-year contract, though it's also available for a monthly fee …

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FORTUNE – If Pebble is the smartwatch category’s David, surely Google is its Goliath.<p>This week, Google (GOOG) announced Android Wear, a version of its popular mobile operating system, with launch partners such as Motorola and its Moto 360 watch, due in the summer. When devices like the Moto 360 …

Twitter celebrates 8th birthday by letting users find their first tweet

Gmail Traffic Between Google Servers Now Encrypted To Thwart NSA Snooping

Today Google announced that it has enhanced encryption for its Gmail email service, bolstering security to protect customers from prying eyes, especially those of governments.<p>As of today, Gmail will “always use an encrypted HTTPS connection” whenever a user checks their mail, or sends a new …

Game of Thrones aiming to become multiple movie franchise

Multiple movies set in the Game of Thrones universe could be coming to the big screen, creator George RR Martin has revealed.<p>Speaking at the New York premiere of season four of the popular fantasy TV epic, author Martin said the series might need the bigger budgets provided to film-makers for its …

Anger and uncertainty reign in Beijing as relatives confront officials

As the days drag on, tempers understandably begin to fray. For the relatives of those lost on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, frustrations mounted as criticism of the airline's handling of the crisis piles up.<p>Those who have congregated in the Lido Hotel in Beijing, wearily trudging back time and …

Texas obtains new batch of drugs used in executions

Texas has obtained a new batch of the drugs it uses to execute death row inmates, allowing the state to continue carrying out death sentences once its existing supply expires at the end of the month.<p>But correction officials will not say where they bought the drugs, arguing that information must be …

Search for Malaysia plane resumes off Australia

Helen Clark and Calum MacLeod | USA TODAY<p>The objects seen in the satellite photos are %22of reasonable size%22<br>• Other aircraft and ships are traveling to the area to try to locate and examine the objects<p>Missing Malaysian plane: What we know | NewsBreak<p>Natalie DiBlasio breaks down the latest in the …

MH370: plane search sweeps far to north and south of equator

Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 could have crashed anywhere in area covering millions of nautical square miles, say authorities<p>Twenty-six countries have continued searching two vast arcs of land and sea for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, with no sign of a breakthrough in the investigation 11 days …

This Guy Makes Millions Playing Video Games on YouTube

What?!<p>The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube handle, PewDiePie.<p>PewDiePie doesn’t sing or dance, no. PewDiePie has made his name—and a …