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Smitten teen girls stir up #FreeJahar mania for Boston Marathon bombings suspect

This love is terrifying.<p>Thousands of American teen girls are crushing on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar “Jahar” Tsarnaev, 19 — and leading a …

The Kings Owners Have A $100 Million 'Plan B' In Place To Spite The City Of Sacramento One Last Time

Has any longtime owner ever treated a city with such contempt?<p>Clay Bennett sure wasn't nice to Seattle after he bought the Sonics in 2006, but he was gone by mid-2008. The Maloofs have owned the Kings in Sacramento since 1999. They've cheered with Sacramento, wept with Sacramento, sweat with …

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The Euro Is Still Doomed, in 2 Charts

The euro is barbarous, but it's not (yet) a relic. Whether it can stop from becoming the latter depends on whether it can stop being the former.<p>Okay, that's a bit unfair. For all its flaws, the euro <i>is</i> less doomed than it used to be. Foreign borrowing and borrowing costs have both fallen …

The Facebook Phone Is Reportedly Dead

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The end of the Facebook phone is nearing. Five weeks after Facebook debuted the HTC First — and four …

North Korea Replaces Hard-Line Defense Chief

North Korea's hard-line army general, who is believed to have been responsible for attacks on South Korea in 2010 that killed 50 people, has been replaced by a relative unknown.<p>The move has analysts reading the tea leaves. The consensus is that the reshuffle at the top of the People's Armed Forces …

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A Buzzing Sound in the Massachusetts Sky Evokes Drone Fears

The mysterious plane is keeping residents up at night and making them anxious.<p>In a Massachusetts town where no one has ever died in a drone strike and no one is likely to for the foreseeable future, it is nevertheless unnerving to hear an unidentified aircraft buzzing overhead.<p>Just ask the …

Gang of 8 defends guest worker plan

The Senate Gang of Eight has largely controlled the Senate Judiciary Committee’s immigration markup, and the group’s next step: shielding a painstakingly negotiated agreement for a new guest worker program.<p>This week, the gang will have to fend off amendments from both the right and left to fiddle …

Bernstein rips W.H. on AP subpoena

Carl Bernstein said Tuesday the Justice Department’s decision to subpoena the phone records of dozens of Associated Press reporters in the name of stopping national security leaks was part of a broader campaign to “intimidate” reporters and their sources.<p>“It is outrageous, totally inexcusable,” the …

IRS-targeted group backs McConnell

At least one person is benefiting from the IRS scandal targeting tea party groups: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.<p>The Senate GOP leader on Tuesday won the endorsement of one of the groups targeted by the agency, TheTeaParty.net, a national tea party group. The endorsement will help the GOP …

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Philips updates Hue App with recurring schedules and more

We have talked about the Philips Hue LED lighting system several times over the last year or so, in fact we reviewed the system late last year. The …

Revealed: Read the Letter the IRS Sent to One Local Tea Party and the Detailed Demands It Made

Laurence Nordvig had thought for some time that his Tea Party group was being targeted by the IRS.<p>“It got creepy, to be honest with you,” Nordvig told CBS on Monday. He is the head of the Richmond Tea Party and explained that after two years and an estimated 500 pages of documents, he became …

Angelina Jolie reveals she has had preventive double mastectomy

Angelina Jolie has revealed she has had a preventive double mastectomy to reduce her risk of developing breast cancer, and has gone public with the …

Apple seeks to add Galaxy S4 to ongoing Samsung patent suit in California

In its ongoing second major patent trial against Samsung, Apple yesterday filed a statement with the US District Court in California claiming that after examining the recently released Galaxy S4 it has “concluded that it is an infringing device and accordingly intends to move for leave to add the …