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Morning News: U.K. Updates Tunisia Tourism Advice

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office “recommends that British tourists return to the United Kingdom.”<p>After the deadly attack on at the beachfront Hotel Riu Imperial Maharba, the U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office announced that “the evolving security situation since the attack almost two weeks ago …

These Are the Best In-Ear Headphones Under $40

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Here's what to expect from CES 2015

Autonomous driving isn’t a new theme. It’s not even a new theme at CES, in fact: the last several years have seen announcements and demonstrations from various automakers showcasing just how little attention we’ll need to pay to the road someday. But the reality is that even now, in 2014, precious …

Man who cut off his fingers builds 'Robohand'

<i>Vital Signs</i> is a monthly program bringing viewers health stories from around the world.<p><b>Gauteng, South Africa (CNN) —</b> "I was in a position to see exactly what happens in the human hand. I got the basics of what it's all about and thought yeah, I'll make my own."<p>Richard van As is recalling the moment …

The Scary Truth About Chicken

Monster chickens are taking over the supermarket. Be very, very afraid …<p>Drive down Byrd Road off Route 113 in Pocomoke City, Maryland, past the transfer station and into the driveway of Carole and Frank Morison's poultry farm, and you'll find two long yellow chicken houses. From 1985 to 2008, those …

Eating meat is worse for the environment than driving to work

Next time you brag about biking to work instead of driving for the sake of the environment, take a good look inside your lunch box.<p>According to a new report released by the London-based think tank Chatham House, livestock production accounts for more direct greenhouse gas emissions overall than all …

Agriculture

Your chicken is about to get more full of feces

If you buy your chicken from the supermarket, here are a few things about its life that might make you less eager to eat it. As a chick, your chicken's beak was cut off so that it wouldn't attack other chickens in the overcrowded cage in which it was raised. Your chicken was fed so much grain so …

The amazing real-world Assassin's Creed Unity parkour run and how it was created

In <i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> you can play with up to three friends as master assassins in the French Revolution. In this video, you see four parkour experts taking on those roles as they chase French guards in period costumes through a modern, and slightly confused, Paris.<p>The video was sponsored by …

Quick tip: Get 'OK, Google' everywhere right now

The new "OK, Google" hotword detection will let you start a Google Now search from any screen on your device, even the lockscreen. This change rolled out last week, but despite a couple of updates to the app from the Google Play store, many people are still reporting that they aren't seeing this …

How to Invest Without Putting Money Into the Stock Market | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Jeff Rose.</i><p>As a financial planner, I spend a great deal of my time advising clients on how and where to …

Arjen Robben joins list of top 9 football divers of all time, but where does he rank compared to the others?

Dutchman wins his side a soft penalty to win his side the World Cup last-16 encounter, but where does he rank in the all-time fake tumblers' list?<p>Arjen Robben may be a most excellent footballer, but the prematurely bald Dutchman has a habit of annoying everyone. And while he may not be bothered …

A Grown-Ass Man's Guide To Super-Hard Old Nintendo Games

This is a thing about playing old NES games that I couldn't beat as a kid to see if I could beat them now as an adult, but let me tell you this …

How to add all the World Cup matches to your calendar in 15 seconds

• If you use Google, go to this site, then hit the little button in the lower right hand corner. It should show up on your calendar, but you can toggle it on and off in the left pane of Google Calendar.<br>• If you use the Calendar app, download this .ics file, then click on it. It’ll bring up a dialog box …

Google Calendar

John Oliver Explains The World Cup And FIFA To Americans (VIDEO)

John Oliver is "both excited and extremely conflicted" about the World Cup.<p>Why? Because he loves the tournament - but it's run by FIFA.<p>Take it away, …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Watch Dogs tips: A guide to enjoying the game as fast as possible

<i>Watch Dogs</i>, at its best, is a playground for hijinks.<p>Take for example, an unscripted sequence where I managed to trap a convoy in an intersection by hacking the traffic lights and security pylons, then detonate an entire block with improvised explosive devices, then escape by triggering a blackout …

World of Speed trailer shows a sports car tour of Moscow

Developer Slightly Mad Studios' shared a new trailer today for <i>World of Speed,</i> the studio's upcoming free-to-play massively multiplayer online racing game, detailing one of the game's cars and tracks.<p>The trailer above shows McLaren Automotive's McLaren 12C sports car as it races around a track in …

Driveclub Shows Off Its Social Side

First rule of Driveclub: tell your friends about it.<p>Since its 2013 E3 showing, Evolution Studio’s Driveclub has too often hit the headlines for the …