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6 high-tech bikes that bring cycling to a new level

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>For cyclists who want to go farther, ride faster and look cooler doing it, there are a lot of options on the market when it comes to high-end bikes. This week we're gawking over a few of the world's most technologically enhanced cycles. Some are electric hybrids; some transform for …

Cycling

NSA loses power to collect phone records as parts of Patriot Act expire

Senate fails to meet midnight deadline after opposition by libertarian senator Rand Paul<p>The NSA has temporarily lost its power to collect the phone records of millions of Americans after the US Senate failed to meet a midnight deadline for re-authorising the surveillance programme.<p>A deadlock …

ISIS seizes key Iraqi city of Ramadi: What happens next?

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS forces pushed east Monday from their fresh victory in Ramadi as the Iraqi government rushed reinforcements to shore up defensive lines meant to stop the terror group's advance.<p>Iraqi and U.S. officials promised eventual defeat for the self-proclaimed Islamic State, but the loss of the …

Who might lead ISIS if al-Baghdadi dies?

<i>Watch "Blindsided: How ISIS shook the world," a GPS special airing Monday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> For weeks, reports have been circulating that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was seriously injured in an airstrike back in March.<p>On Wednesday, …

Al-Qaeda

After historic arguments, court to rule on same-sex marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal Justice Anthony Kennedy, whose vote could decide the same-sex marriage issue for the nation, did not tip his hand Tuesday …

Fidel Castro

Cuban leader Fidel Castro (1926-2016) established the first communist state in the Western Hemisphere after leading an overthrow of the military …

Fidel Castro

Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Whip-Its

If you’ve ever gotten home from the grocery store with a can of whipped cream that doesn’t work, you’re at least one degree of separation from an old …

Jon Stewart's final Daily Show episode set for August (update)

The final episode of <i>The Daily Show With Jon Stewart</i> will air Aug. 6, Stewart announced on last night's episode of the series.<p>"My last <i>Daily Show</i> program will be August the 6th," said Stewart.<p>"I will be wearing a suit, I will more than likely be showered," he began, as the crowd chimed in with a …

Retired Site | PBS Programs | PBS

Find program websites, online videos and more for your favorite PBS shows.<p>Subscribe to our Previews newsletter for a sneak peek at your favorite …

The world the superpowers made

articles > The world the superpowers...<p>Jeremi Suri, University of Wisconsin, Madison<p>The devastation of Europe and Asia in 1945 left two states with …

Cold War

The Cold War and the early space race

Matthew Godwin, Department of Science & Technology Studies, University College London<p>Churchill called it 'the balance of terror' – the central …

Cold War and the periphery

articles > Cold War and the periphery...<p>John Kent, London School of Economics<p>The origins of the Cold War are often placed in Europe by orthodox …

Cold War

The Axis Plan To Invade America In 1942

Taken from a March 1942 edition of Life magazine, these maps envision the potential routes of invasion by the Axis powers of the United States during …

Salem Witch Trials and The McCarthy Red Scare

Black Bottom Neighborhood

Black Bottom was a predominantly black neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan demolished for redevelopment in the early 1960s and replaced with the …

Great Depression

Batman: Arkham Knight Prequel DLC Stars Harley Quinn

More details on the Harley Quinn downloadable content pack for Rocksteady's upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight have surfaced. As shown on the Batman: Arkham Knight Amazon page (via Cinemablend) the exclusive DLC will allow players who pre-order the game to assume the role of Harley Quinn and "wreak …

See Evolve's Deadly Behemoth Monster and New Hunters in Action

2K Games and Turtle Rock Studios on Thursday released a new gameplay trailer for Evolve that offers an in-depth look at the game's upcoming DLC. On display in the video is the game's fourth playable Monster, a golem-like creature called Behemoth, as well as the four new Hunter characters.<p>Behemoth …

Mortal Kombat X trailer details gruesome larynx stuffing, eyeball popping moves

This video come straight from Russia, where Maxim and Warner Bros. Interactive teamed up to drop the <i>Mortal Kombat X</i> Shaolin trailer.<p>The trailer spotlights Kung-Lao, Kung Jin and Liu Kang, along with plenty more gory kills. Oh, and we finally get a sense of <i>Mortal Kombat X'</i>s story. In this latest …

Here's why the Xbox One is getting another temporary price drop

It's been just 12 days since the long-running Xbox One $50 sale stopped and already Microsoft is announcing a second, similar deal.<p>Starting Friday, Jan. 16, the Xbox One without Kinect will receive a $50 price drop.<p>While Michael Nichols, corporate vice president of marketing for Xbox, told Polygon …

Hard mode is coming to Crota's End in Destiny next week, here's what you get

Bungie is unlocking hard mode in <i>Destiny</i>'s latest raid, Crota's End, next Wednesday, Jan. 21, the developer said in an update today. The new difficulty will not only make Crota and friends more challenging, it will grant access to all manner of new loot.<p><i>Destiny</i> players will soon be able to plunder a …

This is how Bentley packs a W12 into the Continental

An entire W12 fits in a tiny space ahead of the front wheels.<p>Back in October, Senior Editor Jason Cammisa drove the 2015 Bentley Continental GT Speedfor the first time. He was impressed, mostly, but the important point was that he wrote the following:<p>The prodigious cornering grip is amusingly …

James Patterson releases the 'world's first' self-destructing book

James Patterson's new book is set to blow up. Literally.<p>In a sign that book publishing has entered the Snapchat era, Patterson has partnered with a …

James Patterson

A Brief Comparison of Canon 400mm Lenses, Mark I Against Mark II

Canon shooters have a bit of 400mm excitement right now. The biggest news, of course, is the release of the 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 IS II lens, replacing …

This is why Telltale is making a Minecraft adventure game

Many people saw Telltale Games and Mojang's announcement yesterday of <i>Minecraft: Story Mode</i> as an indication that their worst fears about <i>Minecraft</i>'s future under Mojang's new owner, Microsoft, were being realized. But as odd as an adventure game set in the universe of <i>Minecraft</i> might sound, the …

Predicting When 'Call of Duty' Will Head Back To World War II

Despite being an annual series, Activision likes to keep its Call of Duty plans pretty close to the vest, and is usually better than most than preventing leaks about their upcoming titles from slipping out. Mostly. But with Advanced Warfare winning the fall (and the entire year), it’s already time …