TARTUS, Syria — A top general in Syria’s army on Saturday rejected criticism of his government’s efforts to hand over its chemical weapons stockpiles, saying that the unstable security situation had made
U.S. news / Updated March 1, 2014 / 3:29 PM GMT In the small, dark world of solitary confinement, an inmate's basic needs can go neglected for months — and many are starting to wonder for what purpose.
Splashing America’s surveillance secrets on the front pages of newspapers for nearly nine months has created an array of scapegoats, from Edward Snowden to the NSA and President Barack Obama. Now the is
CARACAS (Reuters) - While many Venezuelans went to the beach to enjoy the Carnival holiday, thousands of anti-government demonstrators marched in the capital on Sunday, trying to keep up the momentum weeks
Scientists revive a frozen 30,000-year-old giant Siberian virus All it took was a single sample of frozen Siberian soil for an international collaboration of researchers to discover, and revive, a new
A long-running case with great symbolism for the immigration debate in the country has likely come to an end today: The Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal from a Dallas suburb over its stringent against
Ukraine Ambassador to the United Nations Yuriy Sergeyev, in an interview with Fox News, warned that "there is a threat of war" and demanded the Russian occupation of Crimea end immediately. But despite
The Internet of Things is real and growing, but the money will come neither from Internet nor the Things. Instead, the big money will derive from business services that pull data from those IoT networks.
Well, so much for the Mt. Gox crash being the end of Bitcoin. The digital currency is on a gigantic tear, as it's zooming toward $700. After Mt. Gox crashed, a lot of folks in the media were talking about
It's been a long time coming, but Android tablets finally overtook the iPad in market share in 2013, according to new research from Gartner. More than 121 million Android tablets were sold last year, reports,
It’s been quite a week for major Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox. The leading Bitcoin exchange shut down, filed for bankruptcy, and gave a hint of just how much control it’s lost. Bitcoin owners are freaking