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Did Marco Polo Visit Alaska?

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Christopher Klein<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2014<p>Title<p>Did Marco Polo Visit …

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Early Puberty In Girls Linked To Higher Risk Of Problem Behaviors (STUDY)

BY KATHRYN DOYLE<p>NEW YORK Mon Dec 9, 2013 1:34pm EST<p>(Reuters Health) - Girls who start puberty early may be at particular risk for problem behaviors as teenagers, a new study suggests.<p>But parents who are alert to the risk might be able to step in and prevent the problems, the researchers say.<p>The …

Irish hotels warned of Wi-Fi security risks

Users of some public Wi-Fi networks in places such as hotels, pubs and cafes are being warned they may be at risk of having their personal and …

AT&T: We Can't Keep Subsidizing Your Phones

The big carriers have long subsidized phones to lure customers in. But that could all be coming to an end, if AT&T's chief is to be believed.<p>Speaking …

Mobile

​China rejects fifth US corn cargo in a month, citing GMO strain

China has blocked a fifth cargo of US corn since mid-November after testing found a strain of genetically-modified (GMO) corn not yet approved for …

12 Days of Christmas w/ Hacker Claus

Ok <b>builders, breakers and defenders</b>.... gather around the <b>FIREwire</b> and sing with me;<p><b>On the 1st day of Christmas</b> a malicious hacker faxed to Johnny …

After 40 years, accused spy tells his tragic story : North Korea : News : The Hankyoreh

FYI: Backdoor Farrah Was 15 When She Lost Her Anal Virginity

Just a few minutes into <b>Teen Mom Farrah’s</b> porn debut in <i>Farrah Superstar: Backdoor Teen Mom</i>, she tells <b>James Deen</b> that she needs to run downstairs to …

Defending Childhood

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Oh No, Drug Counselors Might Have Criminal Records

If there's one thing that the State of California wants in a drug and alcohol counselor, it's a spotless past free of crime. So the state was …

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274 soldiers' ashes dumped in Va. landfill

<i>View the original version of this story here.</i><p>The Air Force dumped the incinerated partial remains of at least 274 American troops in a Virginia …

Uproar In Muldrow, Oklahoma, After Classroom Ten Commandments Displays Prompt Lawsuit Threat

The little town of Muldrow, Okla., is in turmoil after a national nonprofit organization reportedly threatened a lawsuit if postings of the Ten Commandments aren't removed from the walls of a public high school.<p>A letter from the Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FRFF) was sent to …

British troops face longer tours in Afghanistan

Up to 3,500 British troops will have their tours in Helmand province extended by nearly half as part of the UK's plans to hand over security to …

Osaka mayor: ‘Wild Marines’ should consider using prostitutes

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — U.S. servicemembers should consider soliciting prostitutes to control their “sexual energies,” the mayor of Osaka said …

Cloak, dagger and a blond wig? FSB says CIA agent nabbed in Moscow (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Promises of millions, a new face and detailed instructions on a double-agent conspiracy in Moscow. Bearing the hallmarks of a Cold War spy thriller, …

Woman In Starbucks Drops Purse With Forgotten Gun Inside, Shoots Friend In The Leg: St. Pete Police

A Florida woman accidentally shot her friend in the leg while waiting in line at a Starbucks on Saturday.<p>Police say Pamela Beck and Amie Peterson were getting coffee at the Tyrone Square Mall in St. Petersburg when Beck moved to set her bags down in order to pay for her drink.<p>Her purse "hit the …

Broke school district ends year early, offers 'skills camp' instead

A Michigan school district has had to take the drastic step of firing all of its teachers and shuttering its classrooms before the end of the …

A Final Effort to Find Nazi War Criminals

The arrest of an Auschwitz guard is part of Germany's last attempt to bring the aged men to justice.<p><b>You can't hide from justice forever—not even for war crimes committed decades in the past, and not even when you're 93.</b><p>That message resounded loudly this week as Germany announced the arrest of Hans …

Japanese politician defends use of sex slaves

One of Japan's rising political stars has sparked controversy by saying the use of wartime sex slaves was necessary for brave soldiers risking their …

Navy: Hazing at Rock Island, Ill., facility involved demeaning sailors with exercise

A commanding officer in Illinois was removed from the job after hazing three reservists by ordering them to exercise and yell "I do what I want" in front of other sailors because they missed physical training, a Navy report said.<p>Lt. Cmdr. Jack O'Neill was relieved of command of Navy Operational …

Navy carrier jets 'can't land in hot weather'

The hi-tech jets that will be flown from the Royal Navy's two new aircraft carriers cannot land on the ships in "hot, humid and low pressure weather …