James G Howe

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Qatari royal fleet rushes to Switzerland after former Emir breaks his leg on holiday

Known as "the Father Emir" in Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani is in Zurich undergoing physiotherapy treatment after an emergency landing<p>Qatar's former Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has flown to Switzerland for emergency treatment after breaking his leg while on holiday.<p>A …

Egypt Strikes Islamic State Targets in Libya

Airstrikes follow release of video purportedly showing beheadings of Egyptian Christians<p>Egyptian warplanes bombed Islamic State targets in Libya on Monday in retaliation for the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians, opening a new front in the broadening conflict with the fast-expanding extremist …

14 Things You Didn't Know About New Orleans

Mardi Gras season is well under way. This year, around one million tourists are expected to flock to New Orleans to partake in the festivities. If you’re one of the lucky million and it’s your first time in the Crescent City, make sure to prepare yourself for the unique wonderland you're about to …

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Hackers rob US and global banks of millions in one of the largest heists ever

Banks in Russia, Japan, the US, and Europe have fallen victim to a massive, sophisticated malware hack, allowing the perpetrators to steal hundreds of millions of dollars since 2013. According to a Kaspersky Labs report provided to the <i>New York Times</i>, more than 100 banks in 30 nations have been …

Five Magazines to Cure Your Winter Blues

Jenn de la Vega / January 28, 2015<p>Some of us would like to forget that winter is happening right now, but do not lose hope! We’ve got ways for you to …

Hello, World! Flipboard Launches on the Web

We smile when we think of 2015 as the year of our <i>Web</i> launch, but it’s here: a beautiful version of Flipboard for the desktop and a major new frontier …