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Speed bumps and vomit are the Hyperloop’s biggest challenges

If it’s built, the Hyperloop may feel more like a roller coaster than a train<p>It’s now been three days since Elon Musk unveiled his alpha plans for the Hyperloop, the radical and ambitious high-speed transit line that promises passage from Los Angeles to San Francisco in just 35 minutes. And while …

A tale of two Lambos

Veneno, meet your elder, the one and only 350 GTV.<p>Exactly 50 years ago, Lamborghini debuted its first-ever prototype at the 1963 Turin Auto Show. The car was called the 350 GTV, and aside from the fact that Lamborghini's genesis was on display in Turin that year, its auto-show debut is probably …

Sports Cars

Jay-Z Bashes Agents Who Criticize His Ability To Represent Athletes

Jay-Z is convinced that the sports agent profession is comprised of a group of lazy individuals. He has a few things for those agents to recognize — Jay-Z is coming, there are new rules and he is going to be a problem for them going forward.<p>This week, in an interview with <i>The Breakfast Club</i> on New …

Third person charged with filing false claim for Boston bombing

A New Jersey woman is the third person to be charged with trying to defraud the One Fund Boston, established to aid people involved in the<p>bombingat the finish line of theBoston Marathonin April.<p>Iris Gamble, 44, was charged with third-degree attempted theft by deception, fourth-degree fraud and …

Mafia fugitive 'spread terror' in Sicily, court hears

Domenico Rancadore denied bail on grounds he has evaded capture for 20 years by living in UK under a false name<p>A fugitive mafia boss caught hiding in suburbia was a leader of a murderous gang that "spread terror in Sicily", a court heard on Friday.<p>Domenico Rancadore, 64, was denied bail at …

Mexico and marijuana: A leaf out of Uruguay's book?

<b>Ten days ago, the lower house of Uruguay's parliament passed a law legalising marijuana, reflecting a growing sentiment in Latin America that the current prohibition on drugs should change. Could Mexico be next?</b><p>Arguably, Mexico has lost the most in the war on drugs, with tens of thousands of …

Cannabis

Associated Press News

YouTube founders take on Vine and Instagram with MixBit video app

Chad Hurley and Steve Chen's new iPhone app aims to get people shooting, editing and sharing clips, but can it compete with rival apps from Facebook and Twitter?<p>As two of YouTube's co-founders, Chad Hurley and Steve Chen have already played key roles in one disruptive video-sharing service. Now …

The Newest Epidemic Among College Kids: 'Sleep Texting' Syndrome

Mittens, to protect herself from her phone. To render her fingers unable to send those unconscious messages that are as embarrassing as they are senseless.<p>Yup: She's a sleep texter.<p>"It's a phenomenon occurring with the younger generation," says Elizabeth Dowdell, a nursing professor at Villanova …

Sleep

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

Ralph Lauren

2013 Editors' Choice Road Bike Winners

From 30 finalists, we chose eight extraordinary bikes as this year’s Editors’ Choice award winners.

La Jolla

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Samsung dominates, Apple stalls in Q2 global smartphone shipments

A Samsung Galaxy S4, right, with the older Galaxy S3 behind it.<p>The second quarter of 2013 brought more good news for Samsung but less so for Apple, at least as far as smartphone sales go. But the year isn't over yet — in fact, the toughest fight is yet to come.<p>Tracking firm IDC's numbers on global …

Mobile

National Geographic Magazine

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SanDisk's new flash drive wirelessly beams files to your tablet or phone

When you run out of room on your Apple iPad, your HTC One, or other mobile device without an SD card slot, where do you turn? Do you painstakingly delete one batch of vacation photos to make room to show off the next? SanDisk believes it has an alternative. Today, it's introducing the SanDisk …

Xbox One will continually record the last five minutes of gameplay

The new Xbox One might not be eavesdropping on your private conversations, but it will be automatically recording your play. To be precise, the Xbox One will record the last five minutes of any game you're playing, to let you show off feats of virtual skill after the fact. We'd previously heard …