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U.S.—Russia Tensions Nuke Plans For Real-Life ‘Armageddon’ Asteroid Defense

The U.S. Energy Department, apparently, is being forced to close its eyes.<p>Rising tensions between the United States and Russia, stemming from the …

New York doctors await man's Ebola test results

It took about seven minutes for a man to be whisked into isolation at New York's Mount Sinai Hospital on Monday after he arrived at the emergency room with symptoms common to Ebola, health officials said as they awaited test results on the patient.<p>The man, who has not been identified, is at least …

For The First Time Ever, Android Is Beating iOS In Web Usage

Apple has lost yet another battle to Android.<p>According to the latest data from Net Applications (via 9to5Mac), Android usage is now higher than iOS, Apple's iPhone and iPad operating system. Net Applications measures web traffic across 160 million monthly visits.<p>For the longest time, Apple CEO Tim …

WhatsApp for Android Wear will have you talking to your wrist

With over 500 million active users, WhatsApp probably has more than a few customers sporting Android Wear. Starting today, those folks will be able to read and reply to messages directly from their wrist. The new features are launching somewhat quietly though -- the App's Google Play listing hasn't …

Chinese government forbids officals' use of U.S. anti-virus software

China’s latest move to curb government use of anti-virus software from U.S.-based Symantec may be its latest move to edge out foreign companies in its marketplace.<p>Late last night, China’s state-run newspaper <i>People’s Daily</i> tweeted that China’s government procurement agency had released a list of …

Apple hires Angela Ahrendts’ confidant & former Nike exec to lead social media efforts

Apple is giving its social media department a significant shot in the arm this week. The Cupertino-based company has hired Musa Tariq, the former social media chief for both Nike and Burberry. At Nike, Tariq ran general social media marketing as well as social media partnerships with athletes …

American Imprisoned in Cuba: ‘Life in Prison Is Not a Life Worth Living’

After spend­ing more than four years in a Cuban pris­on, Alan Gross, an Amer­ic­an, told his at­tor­ney that “life in pris­on is not a life worth …

WHITE HOUSE: US Airports Are Ready To Quarantine Ebola Victims

"We are in a position to ensure that public health is protected. If [U.S. Customs and Border Protection] officers do recognize an individual who appears to be exhibiting some of these symptoms, there are facilities at these ports of entry — at these airports — where these individuals can be …

Players still committed to Team USA

Despite recovering from the shock of Paul George's catastrophic injury, USA Basketball's remaining 19 players in contention for the inaugural FIBA …

Danny Brown Gets Interviewed By High School Students at Pitchfork Music Festival

<i>Photo by Jessica Lehrman</i><p>826 is a national nonprofit organization co-founded by author Dave Eggers that promotes reading and writing skills in students aged 6-to-18. At this year's Pitchfork Music Festival, 826CHI sent a handful of students to interview Danny Brown before his performance. They've …