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North Korea says protesters who burned Kim Jong-un image are 'stinking conservative riff-raff'

North Korea has demanded South Korea apologise for "despicable conservative riff-raff" prostesters who burned an image of Kim Jong-un in Seoul.<p>The incident threatened to undermine an agreement that athletes from North Korea would attend February's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South …

North Korea

Scientists Counted All The Protein Molecules in a Cell And The Answer Really Is 42

This is so perfect.<p>Biologists have served up the answer to the ultimate question of life, the Universe, and everything.<p>That answer, as you may know, …

Biology

9 Questions To Ask On A First Date, According To Divorce Lawyers

Few people have a keener eye for relationship red flags than divorce attorneys. They’ve seen firsthand how quickly personality quirks can turn into major annoyances and the problems that can lead to calling it quits.<p>That also makes them surprisingly good at giving dating advice. Below, family law …

Divorce

Turkey's Attack on the Kurds Is a Betrayal of the U.S.

President Erdogan thinks he can spurn American interests without consequence. How long can such an alliance last?<p>The U.S. needs to start imagining NATO without Turkey. The latest reason is Turkey’s assault against the Syrian Kurds. The same Kurds who, with U.S. training and support, have borne the …

Turkey

Trump Shows Allies Aren’t Shielded From ‘America First’ Trade Moves

A long-standing security alliance is not enough to protect countries from U.S. President Donald Trump’s first big protectionist move.<p>The Trump …

North Korea

Vikings’ Mike Zimmer opens up about extent of Teddy Bridgewater’s injury

We have absolutely no idea whether Teddy Bridgewater will remain a member of the Minnesota Vikings next season. The former Pro Bowler is set to …

Teddy Bridgewater

Jalen Rose Says Kawhi Leonard ‘Wants Out Of San Antonio’

Trying to keep up with the NBA’s news cycle right now is a nearly impossible task. On Monday alone we got reports that Kawhi Leonard’s relationship with the Spurs was strained, Jason Kidd got fired suddenly, there were trade rumors galore and the Cavs had a team meeting in which Kevin Love got …

NBA

Opioid commission member: Our work is a 'sham'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Republican-led Congress has turned the work of the president's opioid commission into a "charade" and a "sham," a member of the panel told CNN.<p>"Everyone is willing to tolerate the intolerable -- and not do anything about it," said former Democratic Rep. Patrick Kennedy, who was one of …

Government

U.S. takes aim at Russia after suspected Syrian government gas attack

PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday the Syrian government may still be using chemical weapons against its own people following a suspected chlorine attack in a rebel enclave, and he said Russia bore ultimate responsibility.<p>Rescue workers in the rebel-held enclave …

Syria

Senate Quietly Admits It Doesn't Protect Staffers' Personal Email Or Devices From Hacking

A recent threat from Russian government hackers led the Senate Sergeant of Arms to tell Senate offices that the security of their personal accounts and devices was their responsibility.<p>The government agency responsible for policing the Senate’s cybersecurity doesn’t actually protect staffers’ …

Security

Opinion: Turkey attacking the most effective anti-IS force in Syria

By launching an offensive against Kurdish YPG militias in northern Syria, Turkey is again proving itself to be an unpredictable actor. The failure of …

Turkey

Turkey battles Syrian Kurds 'on two fronts' in Afrin

Troops take control of 11 Kurdish positions in Syria's northwestern region of Afrin, according to Turkish media.<p>Turkish troops have taken control of 11 Kurdish positions and created "safe zones" in neighbouring Syria's northwestern region of Afrin, according to Turkish media.<p>Reports on Tuesday said …

Syria

Army chief warns of Russian threat in rare speech

<b>Britain's armed forces would struggle to match the Russian army in battle, the head of the Army will say.</b><p>General Sir Nick Carter will say the British Army's ability to respond to threats "will be eroded if we don't keep up with our adversaries".<p>The speech - approved by Defence Secretary Gavin …

War

As Turkey Invades, Kurds See Betrayal Once Again

In Kurdish history, there’s a betrayal that looms large. In the 1970s, the U.S. armed Kurdish fighters to rise up against Saddam Hussein in Iraq, as part of an effort to help the pro-American Shah of Iran. Then, once the Shah suddenly struck his own deal with Saddam and no longer needed the Kurds, …

Turkey

Tariffs Move Trump From Rhetoric to Action on Trade

President Donald Trump imposed tariffs on imported solar panels and washing machines ahead of his trip to the World Economic Forum's annual meeting …

World Economic Forum

Nurse charged with 97 more murders

A German nurse who allegedly killed his victims out of boredom has been charged with 97 murders, potentially making him one of the country's deadliest serial killers.

Crime

Ominous Wall Street predictions hammer bitcoin as price decline continues

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Cryptocurrency

The Latest: France worried by Turkish advances in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local):<p>1:45 p.m.<p>France's top diplomat is urging Turkey to exercise restraint in Syria, expressing concern about the violent Turkish offensive against a Kurdish enclave.<p>Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Tuesday intense fighting …

Syria

Did Trump just start a trade war with China?

President Trump's decision Monday to slap tariffs on imports of solar panels and washing machines risks inflaming tensions with China and other big U.S. trade partners.<p>Trump has long complained about lop-sided trade with countries such as China and South Korea, saying it hurts American workers.But …

China

US Game Industry 2017 Revenue Over $36 Billion

US Game Industry 2017 Revenue Over $36 Billion<p>/ January 21, 2018 at 7:25 AM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>The US game industry raked in $37 billion in 2017 …

Gaming

Nintendo Switch Is the Fastest-Selling Console in U.S. History

And it could be on pace to become the best-selling console ever. How has Nintendo worked this magic?<p><b>Nintendo</b> (NASDAQOTH:NTDOY) recently announced …

Gaming

20 Video Game Franchises That EA Has Ruined

Sometimes, video games fail. It’s part of the nature of the industry, and even well-loved franchises can eventually fall into a state of disrepair, …

Gaming

Price of Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple plunges in second cryptocurrency ‘bloodbath’

Last week, the value of thousands of cryptocurrencies plummeted because investors were spooked about a global clampdown on virtual coins.<p>Now a second …

Cryptocurrency

U.S. Navy Spots Russian Spy Ship 100 Miles off North Carolina Coast: Report

A Russian spy ship that appeared to be on course for United States coastal waters last week is now being tracked by the U.S. Navy, which has spotted …

Russia

Americans reportedly killed in Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege

WASHINGTON — Multiple American citizens were killed and injured in the Taliban's weekend attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital, a State Department official said Tuesday.<p>The official, who was not authorized to comment by name and demanded anonymity, did not give exact figures …

Afghanistan

GOP chairmen raise alarms over missing FBI texts

Top House Republicans are fuming over the FBI's claim that it lost five months of text messages between two top officials that GOP lawmakers have accused of anti-Trump bias.<p>The officials, former senior counterintelligence agent Peter Strzok and FBI attorney Lisa Page, have become an increasing …

Government

Vermont becomes first state to legalize marijuana through legislature

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vermont, the "Green Mountain State," has become the first state to legalize marijuana by passing a law in the legislature rather than by use of a ballot measure.<p>Gov. Phil Scott signed H. 511 into law "with mixed emotions" Monday night, allowing for the possession of recreational …

Cannabis

Shutdown Deal Turns Democrats Against Each Other Before Midterms

For Democrats, the recriminations began even before the final votes were cast to end the three-day government shutdown -- hinting at divisions that …

Chuck Schumer

Cavs players reportedly held a meeting where they questioned if Kevin Love faked an illness

Love played only three minutes in the Cav’s blowout loss to OKC<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers are having a rough season so far. They own the league’s second-worst defense and have lost 10 of their last 14 games. Now, things reportedly reached a boiling point on Monday, according to ESPN’s Adrian …

Basketball

China blasts Trump's new trade tariffs

China is upset over President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on U.S. imports of solar panels and washing machines.<p>The Chinese Commerce Ministry on Tuesday expressed "strong dissatisfaction" over the move, saying it "aggravates the global trade environment."<p>The tariff of 30% on foreign solar …

Robert Lighthizer