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Here's Our Favorite Apple iWatch Concept Design So Far

Everyone's hearts go aflutter at iWatch rumors, the supposed wearable wrist computer that Apple could launch as early as this year.<p>A designer named Todd Hamilton took a stab not only at what the still-speculative watch might look like, but how it might actually work to make calls. Check it out.

Sarah Palin: Obama should stop 'playing race card'

Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin criticized President Obama on Monday and invoked Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.<p>"Mr. President, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and all who commit to ending any racial divide, no more playing the race card," Palin wrote on her Facebook page on …

Nearly half the people in South Korea had their credit card numbers stolen by one man

The credit card information of 20 million South Koreans has been leaked, state regulators reported on January 19. In a country of 50 million, this marks one of the country’s most devastating security breaches ever. The perpetrator? Allegedly, a single engineer.<p>An employee of Korea Credit Bureau has …

South Korea

Apple Now Replacing Damaged iPhone 5c Screens in Retail Stores

As reported last week, Apple is now offering in-store repairs for iPhone 5c displays.<p>Users with a cracked or damaged iPhone 5c display that do not have AppleCare+ can pay a $149 fee to get the screen repaired. Prior to the in-store repairs, that fee was $229 as Apple was forced to send damaged …

Updated: Game of what? TV viewers ditch HBO as they flock to Netflix

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Netflix<p><i>Update, added on 1/22: The NPD Group retracted part of the data used for this story because it implied that</i> …

Ouch: HP is now promoting PCs running Windows 7 (because Windows 8 isn’t doing so hot)

HP’s new Windows 7 promotion should tell you all you need to know about the state of its Windows 8 hardware.<p>With its latest promotion, HP is heavily pushing PCs running Windows 7, which it says it’s bringing back “by popular demand.”<p>While the move can’t possibly make Microsoft too happy, it …

Is our Sun falling silent?

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Climate Change

Bitterly cold weather returning, but don't call it a 'polar vortex,' meteorologists plead

Temperatures are set to drop again in the Midwest and Northeast starting Sunday, a forecast that already is prompting the return of the phrase “polar vortex” -- widely used to describe the blast of cold air that chilled the U.S. earlier this month. But while the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes and the …

Dhaka Dalits push for anti-discrimination law | Bangladesh

<b>Dhaka, Bangladesh</b> - Rickshaw-pullers in Dhaka will take their passengers inside almost any residential colony. But one loyal customer was surprised when a puller refused to enter Ganaktuli City Colony, a dilapidated area housing more than 3,000 members of the Dalit population. The Dalits were once …

Associated Press News

Italy and France pounded by heavy rain

Rain has poured over southern Europe over the past few days.<p>The start of 2014 has been unsettled across the region, but over the past week the rain has turned very heavy.<p>A number of roads have been blocked by landslides, floods and avalanches in southeast France and northern Italy.<p>In the Italian …

Clashes in Turkey as internet censorship protests turn violent

Riot police in Istanbul used water canon as crowds demonstrated against a draft bill that would increase controls over the internet.<p>The draft, which would enable mass surveillance of internet users, is due to be debated in Turkey’s parliament in the coming days.<p>Protesters chanted anti-government …

Oregon fugitive arrested in Montana after 15-year manhunt

A man suspected of faking his death in a fishing accident 15 years ago to avoid a trial on child sex-abuse charges has been arrested, the Oregon State Police said Friday.<p>Daniel Clement Chafe, 55, was taken into custody Wednesday in Bozeman, Mont., where he had been living under a different name, …

The Enormous California Wildfire Looks Like Hell On Earth

A massive wildfire in California is taking down large swaths of Southern California, thanks to one of the driest Januarys on record.<p>The primary wildfire is burning in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, near Angeles National Forest, and it looks like hell on earth.<p>Already 125 acres large …

Ohio's Experimental Lethal Injection Drugs Took Over 15 Minutes to Kill Dennis McGuire

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Ohio tested out a never-before-used two-drug lethal injection cocktail on death row inmate Dennis …