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Why Babies Love (And Learn From) Magic Tricks

To survive, we humans need to be able to do a handful of things: breathe, of course. And drink and eat. Those are obvious.<p>We're going to focus now on a less obvious — but no less vital — human function: learning. Because new research out today in the journal <i>Science</i> sheds light on the very building …

This is your future smart home — and no, it doesn't look like 'The Jetsons'

LAS VEGAS — In just a few years, you'll awake in the morning to the sound of your alarm, and the hidden sensors in the room will know you're getting …

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

Take these tips from illustrations to your own home.<p>Take these decorator-sourced tips from illustrations to your own home.

8 Gadgets That Might Make Your Home Smarter Than You

New smart-home products, as part of the Internet of Things movement, aim to connect phones with just about everything.<p>In the near future, you may no longer need to remember to turn the oven off when the cake's done, switch on lights when you enter a room, or run the clothes dryer when electricity …

China air rage: Flight canceled after passengers open emergency exit doors

<b>Beijing (CNN) —</b> Chinese-style air rage is now served both hot and cold.<p>Last month, a China-bound Thai AirAsia flight was forced to return to Bangkok after a female Chinese passenger threw hot water on a flight attendant amid a heated argument between her boyfriend and the cabin crew over service.<p>On …

Aviation

Slimline Samsung Galaxy A7 comes with eight cores, selfie mode and KitKat (hands-on)

The Samsung Galaxy A7 is a svelte 4G smartphone, but doesn't include the latest Android software.<p>BARCELONA -- The Samsung Galaxy A7 is a new eight-core 4G smartphone that's slimmer than Kate Moss on a juice cleanse, but it should perhaps have helped itself to a Lollipop.<p>The A7 is a follow-up to the …

Mobile Technology

2017 Ford GT: The Star-Spangled, 600-plus-hp Hypercar!

Holy mother of God.<p>“Engineered to keep company with exotics” is how Ford modestly refers to its bombshell 2015 Detroit auto show debut, the GT hypercar. The concept’s appearance wasn’t a huge surprise, as we learned months ago that Ford was taking a new GT to Le Mans in 2016, and such a car must be …

Sports Cars

Man Regrets Posting Video on Facebook of Paris Cop's Killing

The man whose amateur video of a Paris police officer's cold-blooded murder shocked the world now regrets sharing the footage online, saying he never expected it to be broadcast so widely.<p>Engineer Jordi Mir told The Associated Press Sunday he posted the video out of fear and a "stupid reflex" …

Social Media

David Cameron: Ed Miliband is 'wriggling like an eel' over 'weaponising' NHS

Prime Minister responds after Labour leader fails seven times on BBC's Andrew Marr show to deny using politically toxic expression to group of BBC executives<p>Ed Miliband is “wriggling like an eel” over his alleged plans to “weaponise” the NHS in the general election campaign, David Cameron has …

United Kingdom

Paris shooter widow: Hayat Boumeddiene's father 'handed himself in after shock at seeing daughter's police mugshot'

"Heartbroken" father of terrorist's widow said "That is my daughter" after seeing mugshot, as Turkish police confirm Hayat Boumeddiene entered Syria on day of killing<p>The "heartbroken" father of the widow of one of the Paris terrorists handed himself in after seeing her police mugshot on television …

Terrorism

A man named Doom helped create the first atomic bomb and we spoke to him

C 25. That's the badge number of Mr. Lewis G. Doom, one of the men who worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory in 1944 as part of the Manhattan Project: an effort that culminated with two nuclear detonations over Japan and the end of World War II.<p>We first learned about Mr. Doom thanks to a tweet …

Defense Industry