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Russian aircraft carrier is more a show of force than ‘start of world war’

The fleet led by the Admiral Kuznetsov on its way to Syria is not a strategic game-changer but could strengthen Russia’s hand<p>Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, is widely seen as being eager to establish some military facts on the ground before Barack Obama leaves the White House and is …

Military

Hackers Hacked The Pentagon And Found Quite A Few Bugs

When the Pentagon announced the “Hack the Pentagon” event back in March, many wondered what kinds of vulnerabilities hackers would find when checking …

Inside the underground economy that's propping up New York City's food carts

There, Sharif, an Afghan native in his mid-40s, stocks the front window of his food cart with muffins and bagels from a wholesale bakery in Queens, sold to him at a markup by the garage's owners.<p>Like the five dozen food-cart vendors busy alongside him, Sharif has brought his own perishables; for …

Report: Cycling Official Covered Up Motorized Doping At The Tour De France

According to a report broadcast by French TV station Stade 2, the UCI (cycling’s governing body) obstructed a police investigation into mechanical …

Shooting rampage in Houston leaves two dead, six wounded

(Reuters) - Police in Houston killed a gunman on Sunday in a chaotic shootout that left one other person dead, six wounded - including two officers - and set off a fire at a nearby gas station when bullets struck a gas pump, authorities said.<p>Witnesses reported that a gunman approached a man who had …

Houston Police Department

If Meat Eaters Acted Like Vegans - Ultra Spiritual Life episode 35

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Whatever Happened to Iran's Super Stealth Fighter?

Several years back, Iran rolled out its Qaher F-313 ‘stealth fighter’ in front of then President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Within hours it was met with …

Pluto's Largest Moon Tried to Rip Itself Apart

Charon's grand canyon was likely a wanton act of self-destruction.<p>Cataclysmic events have hit Pluto's largest moon, Charon, not once but twice, leaving scars seen on the moon to this day.<p>When the New Horizons probe zipped through the Pluto system last July, the NASA team spearheaded by the …

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Introducing The People's Bench: Intel Edition -- GPU Benchmarking For Normal PC Gamers

You may have noticed a distinct absence of tech coverage in this space lately, and it’s time to remedy that. I’ve spent some time rethinking my approach, specifically in the graphics card department. Yes, the allure of testing the latest AMD and Nvidia GPUs and framing the resulting conversations …

Framing

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'The Blind Side' introduced Michael Oher, but Cam Newton's text rescued his career

In September 2009, just after Michael Oher's NFL debut, Leigh Anne Tuohy and Sue Mitchell went to see a private screening of "The Blind Side" in …

Vine

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'Home Alone' keyboard wishes you a Merry Christmas, you filthy animal

You guys give up, or are you thirsty for more animated GIF keyboards? Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment releases a Home Alone GIF keyboard to celebrate the franchise's 25th anniversary.<p>Finally, an iOS keyboard that's like a lovely cheese pizza, just for you.<p>To celebrate the 25th anniversary …

GIF Animations

Clemson enters playoff as clear No. 1 with convincing ACC title game victory

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The last of orange-and-purple confetti had sprinkled down onto the field at Bank of America Stadium by the time Dabo Swinney …

College Football

Build a Silent, Standalone XBMC Media Center On the Cheap

You won't find a better media center than the open-source XBMC, but most people don't have the space or desire to plug a noisy PC into their TV. …

Heartbreaking Video Recaps BREAKING BAD From Jesse Pinkman's POV

Five Striking Images Show How Solar Lanterns Are Transforming Life off the Grid

For those who struggle to imagine life without a slew of wifi-enabled devices at the ready, it’s sobering to think that a billion people worldwide …

This may be the most expensive iPhone 6S Plus in the world

NOIDA, India—At the stroke of midnight, Rahul Malik finally got his hands on the iPhone 6S Plus in rose gold he had pre-ordered and stood in line …

Chase Utley broke a dude's leg, and the rules will eventually change

Don't blame Chase Utley. This is just how baseball is played, even if it won't be for long.<p>We've been here before. You and I, talking about takeout slides and the ethics behind them. In 2012, Matt Holliday gorilla tumbled into second base, and he ensnared wee Marco Scutaro and broke him. It was a …

St Paul's school rape trial begins with account of sexual conquest game

Alleged victim, a 15-year-old freshman girl at the elite New Hampshire prep school, testifies against defendant Owen Labrie<p>Boys at an elite New Hampshire prep school, where a former senior is accused of raping a 15-year-old freshman girl, rubbed the carved name of a man from the class of 1947 on a …

Crime

Sunset On Mars: NASA Vine Shows The Blue Evening On The Red Planet

Watching the sun set on Mars in person might actually be an achievable goal - as long as you're currently very young, and don't put all your eggs in …

Nazi Telegram That Drove Hitler to Suicide Discovered in South Carolina Safe

And it just sold at auction.<p>A document that changed the course of World War II collected dust for years inside a safe in South Carolina, allegedly because the owner couldn't read German. <i>The</i> <i>Washington Post</i> reports that a telegram from Nazi second-in-command Hermann Goering to Adolf Hitler just sold …

South Carolina

Dodgers open int'l signing period with a flurry

The Los Angeles Dodgers are making a big splash on the first day international prospects can sign, stocking their Minor League system with several …

17 Home Design Shops Every Guy Should Know

Outfitting your home or apartment with the furniture, artwork, and knickknacks from the same big box stores that everyone else shops at is a recipe …

23 Books All Soccer Fans Should Read

The football season is finishing. Get a book to pass the summer with.

Soccer