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Airbus says will file criminal complaint over US spy claims

"We are aware that as a large company in the sector, we are a target and subject of espionage," the company said in a statement to AFP. "However, in this case we are alarmed because there is concrete suspicion of industrial espionage."<p>Following the recent media reports, on which the company said it …

Space probe crashes into Mercury, ending mission

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA says its Messenger space probe crashed into Mercury on Thursday after running out of fuel, ending a nearly 11-year journey that provided valuable data and thousands of photos.<p>Mission controllers at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, …

A Photographer Shows Us Just How Smart Dolphins Are

“It’s Time for a Conversation,” a feature story exploring dolphin intelligence in the May 2015 issue of <i>National Geographic</i> magazine, presented photographer Brian Skerry and senior natural history editor Kathy Moran with an interesting problem: How do you <i>show</i> how smart a dolphin is? I recently sat …

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Jennifer Aniston on ageing, shaving her head and why she hated The Rachel

The Hollywood actress talks teenage mullets, her simple diet and why her most famous haircut was a 'pain in the butt', as told to Elaine Lipworth<p>30 April 2015<p>I chuckle when I hear people say I have great hair, because when I was a kid it was horrible. It was big and frizzy, thick and unmanageable - …

Source of Antarctica's Eerie 'Bleeding Glacier' Found

Antarctica's Dry Valleys are the most arid places on Earth, but underneath their icy soils lies a vast and ancient network of salty, liquid water filled with life, a new study finds.<p>The Dry Valleys are almost entirely ice-free, except for a few isolated glaciers. Inside the canyons, the climate is …

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Sofia Vergara's Ex Nick Loeb Defends Frozen Embryo Lawsuit: I've Dreamed of Being a Dad

Nick Loeb is speaking out once again about the complaint he filed last year over frozen embryos he created with ex-fiancée Sofia Vergara.<p>In a <i>New York</i> …

PayPal to protect purchases of Uber rides, digital music

A lot of the stuff you buy these days isn't stuff at all.<p>With consumers spending more money on digital goods, PayPal decided it was time to start offering buyer protections for those digital songs, books, travel tickets and software downloads.<p>The payments-service company for years has been …

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Visa 2Q profits fall 3 percent on strong dollar, gas sales

NEW YORK (AP) — Payment processing giant Visa Inc. said Thursday that its profits dropped slightly in the first three months of the year, hurt by the …