Manu Gupta

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When Sleep Goes Terribly Wrong

A story of lost time<p>Chris Stimac was a typical high school freshman: athletic, friendly, into science. He loved football and hoped to play it in college. But in the winter of 2003, he got a flu-like illness, which left him somehow changed. Stimac descended into a dark, foul mood, and he couldn’t …

Wolverine Recasting Is "Inevitable," Says Hugh Jackman – /Film

Of all the actors who’ve made their name playing comic book superheroes, <b>Hugh Jackman</b> has stuck with his role the longest. During his now …

Great Read: Roma Rhapsody

Under a starless night sky, the musicians are gathering. For the past six hours, they’ve been playing at a party in this small Gypsy, or Roma, village in the Moldavia region of Romania. But now, with solemn expressions on their sweaty faces, the 12 men have one more, important task to fulfill: to …

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Fighter Pilot Takes Truly Epic Selfie While Firing an Air-to-Air Missile in Training

We’re fully aware that the term ‘epic’ is overused to the point where it means almost nothing. But in this case, we can’t help ourselves… because if …

Xbox One users experiencing black-screen error following update

The Xbox One's February update added a number of improvements to Microsoft's gaming console, but for some users it's also causing some headaches. A number of users are reporting that, after installing the update, their screen will sometimes turn entirely black. The problem occurs when users press …

Google's political efforts protested

Protests against Google moved from the tech giant's buses to its headquarters on Tuesday, as about two dozen activists traveled to Mountain View to question the company's ties to a conservative lobbying group.<p>Demonstrators including climate-change activists and the Raging Grannies - dressed largely …

First US Bitcoin vending machine opens in an Albuquerque cigar bar

The first publicly-accessible Bitcoin vending machine in the United States has arrived in an "upscale cigar bar" in Albuquerque. Users of the Bitcoin machine that opened today in the New Mexico city can insert money, scan the QR code for their Bitcoin wallet, and have their funds transferred from …

Tunisia is seeking security assistance, Kerry says

PARIS – Tunisia's embattled government has approached the Obama administration with a request for security assistance, Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Tuesday.<p>Kerry, who made a brief visit to Tunis, the capital, said at a news conference that U.S. officials were weighing a request after …

China rejects 'unfair criticism' in UN North Korea report

<b>China has rejected what it termed "unreasonable criticism" from the UN over its response to alleged crimes against humanity in North Korea.</b><p>A UN report on Monday said that the countries must act on evidence that such crimes were being committed.<p>A panel of experts said that China might be aiding and …