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Logano Slapped with Encumbered Finish after Richmond Win

By David Morgan, NASCAR Editor<p>After winning last weekend at Richmond International Raceway, Joey Logano and his No. 22 team received some unwelcome …

Motorsport

Netanyahu likens Iran to the Nazis on Holocaust memorial day

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu likened Iran to the Nazis Wednesday and warned again that Tehran must be prevented from obtaining nuclear weapons.<p>As Israel marked its Holocaust memorial day, Netanyahu linked the Nazi genocide of 6 million Jews during World War II to Iran’s contested …

Israel

1968 HEMI Dart Super Stock - Real Car

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Japan: No Muslims, no terrorists

There is a simple reason we never read about jihadi attacks in Japan. There are no Muslims there. No Muslims, no terrorists.<p>This is a significant …

Yellow River yields clues to Chinese legend of ancient 'Great Flood' | Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) - The crushed skeletons of children point to an earthquake and catastrophic flood on China’s Yellow River 4,000 years ago that could be the source of a legendary “Great Flood” at the dawn of Chinese civilization, scientists say.<p>A view of the Yellow river near the Lajia site, hit by a …

China

Don’t know much about history: The battle over educating Israel's ultra-Orthodox

Evoking rabbinical traumas in Czarist Russia and even ancient Rome, the debate over ultra Orthodoxy’s core curriculum runs much deeper than the …

Ferrari wins 2016 International Engine of the Year - Auto Industry News

Anton Andres / Manufacturer Press, Autoindustriya | June 02, 2016 13:50<p>Ford Ecoboost bags fifth straight award for sub-1.0 class<p>The International …

Facebook and Microsoft to build 4,000-mile underwater internet cable from US to Europe

A massive data cable is to be built across the Atlantic running from Virginia Beach in the United States to Bilbao in Spain.<p>The project, announced by Microsoft and Facebook, is the latest in a series of major cable projects which have become necessary because of the growing demand for internet …

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Feds make it even harder for telemarketers to annoy you

The FCC adopts new rules that make it more difficult for companies to send consumers unwanted messages and easier for consumers to block or opt out of marketing messages.<p>Federal regulators just made it harder for telemarketers to interrupt your family dinners and jam your mobile phone with unwanted …

Net Neutrality

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

The 10 Trendiest Haircuts For Winter 2017

Go a little shorter ahead of a long winter.<p>You know what they say: when the temperature drops, it's time for a chop. Okay, maybe nobody says that, but the sentiment still holds true. There's no better way to gear up for a new season than with a hair transformation, either big or small. Ahead, 10 of …