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What you need to know about the court decision that just struck down net neutrality

Advertisement<p>37 Comments<p>The principle behind the phrase “net neutrality” is that internet service providers of all kinds should treat data flowing …

Blaze destroys ancient Tibetan town dubbed 'Shangri-La'

Inferno rips through 1,300-year-old Tibetan community, which had been pin-pointed as the location of the mythical Shangri-La in James Hilton's novel The Lost Horizon<p>A ten-hour inferno has destroyed the ancient Tibetan town which, according to the Chinese government, was the earthly incarnation of …

Ukraine opposition leader injured in clash with police

MOSCOW -- Ukraine opposition leader Yuri Lutsenko was seriously injured when protesters clashed with riot police in downtown Kiev early Saturday, his spokeswoman said.<p>Shortly after midnight, Lutsenko tried to intervene in a confrontation between several hundred riot police and about a thousand …

Hamburg's Neighborhood Redevelopment Battle Has Led Police to Declare a State of Emergency

Colorado Recreational Marijuana Sales Exceed $5 Million In First Week

Colorado marijuana dispensaries made huge sales in the first week of legal recreational marijuana.<p>Owners of the 37 new dispensaries around the state reported first week retail sales to The Huffington Post that, when added together, were roughly $5 million.<p>That's a lot of green for Colorado's legal …

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Russia accuses Greenpeace of pushing Senegal to arrest trawler

Greenpeace has been accused of lobbying Senegal to detain a Russian trawler, in retaliation for Russia's arrest of the Arctic Sunrise protesters<p>A <b>Russian</b> official has accused Greenpeace of orchestrating the seizure and detention of a Russian trawler in the Gulf of Guinea, in the Moscow's latest …

NASA Reportedly Gets OK To Keep Space Station Going Until 2024

The White House has approved NASA's call for four more years for the International Space Station, ensuring that the orbiting science laboratory will keep going for another decade, according to documents obtained by <i>The Orlando Sentinel.</i><p>The newspaper writes:<p>"The decision follows years of pressure by …

New York Cops, Firefighters in Massive 9/11 Fraud, Indictment Says

More than 100 retired New York City cops, firefighters and correction officers were charged today with falsely claiming to be suffering from …

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Slow but steady: Cancer death rates drop 20 percent in two decades

Cancer death rates in the U.S. have dropped 20 percent in the past two decades, thanks largely to less smoking, increased prevention and better detection, a new report finds.<p>The rates have fallen dramatically in some areas — plunging 50 percent for middle-aged black men, for instance — while barely …

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French Goodyear managers freed after 2 days held captive by workers

Two Goodyear managers held captive by angry French workers were freed Tuesday after police intervened, ending a two-day standoff over the factory's bleak future.<p>The release outraged union members, who made a bonfire of tires in front of the plant. It also left unresolved the larger problems that …

China's 'airpocalypse' kills 350,000 to 500,000 each year

Between 350,000 and 500,000 Chinese die prematurely each year because of the country's disastrous air pollution, says China's former health minister<p>The equivalent of the population of Bristol dies each year in China because of lethal air pollution, according to Chen Zhu, who was the country's …

How Al-Qaida Returned To A Troubled Part Of Iraq

Yet again, Iraqi civilians are fleeing violence in Iraq's sprawling western province of Anbar. Years of under-the-radar daily tension and bloodshed has erupted into another al-Qaida surge and retaliatory Iraqi government airstrikes.<p>But the violence that brought Iraq back to the headlines, while …

MAGFest 12 hosting indie game showcase this weekend

MAGFest, an annual convention celebrating video games and music, will again host an indie games showcase during the convention.<p>MAGFest attendees will be able to get hands-on with 22 titles from chosen indie developers who received free exhibition space to showcase their games at the event. MAGfest …

The Tetris Theme Played in 100 Moog Patches Will Wreck Your Brain

It took me a second to wrap my brain around what exactly is going on here, but even if I didn't know, I could listen to these two Moog synthesizer …

Radiation Physicist Beautifully Colorizes X-Ray Images of Nature

<b>Hanging Begonia, Chameleon</b><p>In late October, at the TEDx event in Groningen, Netherlands, one man stood on the stage and gave a fascinating talk about how his life's work had taken him on a journey to becoming an artist. Arie van't Riet studied radiation physics at Delft University of Technology and …

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