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Finally, the flying car may have landed

Slovakian company AeroMobil to unveil prototype of ‘world’s most advanced flying car’ in at Vienna’s Pioneers Festival<p>From the Jetsons’ aerocar to the “spinner” in Blade Runner, via Doc Brown’s modified DeLorean in the Back to the Future films, the flying car has been part of visions of the future …

Uri Geller Claims iPhone 6 Bending Caused By Massive Mind Power

A man famous for allegedly bending spoons with his mind is now explaining what the fork is up with the iPhone 6.<p>Uri Geller, who rose to fame in the 1970s by claiming he could bend spoons just by staring at them, now says he's figured out why the iPhone 6 is so prone to bendability.<p>“There are two …

Wearable Futons: Clothing Of The Future?

Japan, the country that gave the world condom cookbooks, burgers that are completely black and men who eat their own genitals in the name of art is giving the world something almost as weird: suits that double as futon mattresses.<p>King Jim, a Japanese company specializing in office equipment and …

Wearable Tech

Goodbye Lenin: Ukrainian nationalists topple statue in Kharkiv – video

Anti-Russian protesters in Ukraine's second-largest city, Kharkiv, topple a huge statue of Vladimir Lenin on Sunday. There are loud cheers as the statue of the Russian revolutionary leader, which is one of the largest in Ukraine, comes crashing down. One demonstrator says it is insulting to have a …

Afghanistan

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Brilliant Dog Learns How To Play Catch With Himself, While Owner Is Amazed

Jaw-Dropping Footage From The World's Largest Zipline

How does the idea of leaping from the top of 700-foot building onto a 10,000 ft zipline deep in the South American metropolis of Panama City grab you?<p>…

Hong Kong Police Unleash Tear Gas on Protesters

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Hong Kong police dispersed tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters Sunday with tear gas and …

New York scientists unveil 'invisibility cloak' to rival Harry Potter's

ROCHESTER N.Y. (Reuters) - Watch out Harry Potter, you are not the only wizard with an invisibility cloak.<p>Scientists at the University of Rochester have discovered a way to hide large objects from sight using inexpensive and readily available lenses, a technology that seems to have sprung from the …

Al Qaida Leader Vows Revenge for Airstrikes in Syria

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The leader of the Nusra Front, al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria, warned the U.S. and its coalition …

The Simpsons Watch: Heaven, I'm in Jewish Heaven

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George and Amal Tie the Knot

Italy

This Discovery Brings Us One Step Closer to Harry Potter's Invisibility Cloak

Researchers at the University of Rochester seem to be taking the words of science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke’s to heart: “any sufficiently …

The War Against ISIS: Operation Fingers Crossed

For more than a week, U.S. and allied warplanes have bombed targets inside Syria every day. While that may seem an awful lot like war to those being …

Middle East

CNN crew gassed during Hong Kong protests

ISIS advances on city near Turkish border

New day of protest dawns in Hong Kong

Al Qaeda group: Leader killed in airstrikes in Syria - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- The United States is doing what it must to "take the fight to terrorists," leading a coalition of Arab nations in a series of airstrikes against the so-called Islamic State terror group in Syria, U.S. President Barack Obama said Tuesday.<p>At the same time, the United States took action -- on …

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Hundreds of Thousands Converge on New York to Demand Climate-Change Action

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Disease

Thousands march in Moscow to protest Russia's Ukraine policies

Thousands of people marched peacefully through the streets of Moscow on Sunday to protest against the conflict in eastern Ukraine and the Kremlin's support for pro-Russia separatists there.<p>Under the close watch of riot police, demonstrators carried banners saying "No to War," "Hands off Ukraine," …

Russia

General Dempsey: Arab Nations Need to Help in Fight

ZAGREB, Croatia — The U.S.-led military campaign plan to retake Iraqi territory held by ISIS calls for attacking the extremists from several directions simultaneously, and its success depends on getting more Arab help, the top American military officer said Sunday.<p>"We want them to wake up every day …

Middle East

Thousands March In Russia Anti-War Rally

The march drew tens of thousands in Moscow and is the first major protest since the conflict began in Ukraine five months ago.