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MH17 Wreckage Has Been 'Hacked Into' With Saws, OSCE Says

Large pieces of the downed Malaysia Airlines jet have been "hacked into" with diesel-powered saws, international monitors at the crash site said Tuesday. The limited access granted to experts and alleged tampering by pro-Russia rebels controlling the region has outraged the leaders of countries …

Ukrainians report sightings of missile launcher on day of MH17 crash

Claims by pro-Russia separatists in east Ukraine that they have never been in possession of the missile launcher apparently used to down flight MH17 are looking increasingly flimsy, as several witnesses told the Guardian they had seen what appeared to be a Buk missile launcher in the vicinity of …

Train carrying MH17 bodies on final journey reaches Ukraine city

DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in a Ukrainian government-held city on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed by their families.<p>Five refrigerated wagons containing 200 body …

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Chromescast Android Screen Mirroring Finally Arrives

Google has finally announced the roll out of the highly requested Chromecast Android screen mirroring feature that now enables Android users to …

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Beatings, rape and mass Congo deportation | Congo

<b>Kinshasa, DRC</b> - Members of parliament in the Democratic Republic of Congo are demanding the government cut diplomatic ties with its small western neighbour Congo-Brazzaville over the expulsion of tens-of-thousands of its citizens, amid claims of physical and sexual abuse by security personnel.<p>More …

World Cup 2014: Óscar Tabárez jumps to the defence of Luis Suárez

Óscar Tabárez has accused Fifa of making Luis Suárez a “scapegoat” and branded the four-month ban handed down to the Liverpool striker as media driven and wildly excessive. The Uruguay manager himself is to resign his position from the governing body’s technical study group in protest at the …

Activist groups fly 'illegal spying below' sign over NSA data center

Three activist groups opposed to the NSA's mass surveillance programs flew a brightly colored airship over the agency's Utah data center today, displaying the message "NSA illegal spying below" for all to see. The Electronic Frontier Foundation, Greenpeace, and and the Tenth Amendment Center …

Brazil v Chile: Howard Webb caught in the middle of row over favouritism

Brazil have reacted furiously to what they believe have been pre-match attempts by Chile to put pressure on the English referee, Howard Webb, who will take charge of the much anticipated World Cup last-16 meeting between the nations, describing them as immature, ridiculous and deeply disrespectful. …

RWC 2015: Fiji face Wales & England in World Cup Pool A

Fiji thrashed Cook Islands 108-6 on Saturday to qualify for the same 2015 Rugby World Cup pool as Wales, hosts England and Australia.

Iraq army launches offensive in Tikrit

The Iraqi army says it has launched a major offensive to retake Tikrit from Sunni rebels, amid conflicting claims over who controls the city's university.<p>The main ground operation, which began on Saturday, followed heavy fighting in the city between Sunni rebels and Iraqi special forces, who were …

The Convergence of Mobile Messaging Apps

While the last 12 months will be remembered for many things, in the technological realm mobile messaging apps will likely feature prominently in most people’s memory banks.<p>Of course, the surge in mobile messaging apps has been happening for a while already, and choice is certainly a good thing for …

The U.S. Can't Afford to Continue the Death Penalty

I am not strongly against the death penalty on principle or on moral grounds -- assuming, of course, that it could somehow be narrowly and efficiently restricted to a very few egregiously deserving and certainly guilty criminals.<p>I don't even find it particularly appalling (or cruel and unusual) …

BP seeks to wrest back Gulf of Mexico compensation

<b>BP has asked a US court to order a "vast number" of businesses to repay part of the compensation awards they were paid in the wake of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.</b><p>The oil firm said the administrator in charge of processing the claims allowed businesses to inflate their losses.<p>Last year a US …

Adam Lallana: Liverpool set to sign Southampton midfielder for £25m

Siri's new cousin is going fishing where the rich fish are

Since its introduction as part of iOS 5 in 2011, Siri has become an emblematic part of iOS and arguably the most famous product to come out of SRI International, an independent research and development institute originally established by Stanford University’s trustees.<p>But today the institute …

Jake Virtanen gets drafted by his favourite team on busy day for the Canucks

Too worried about his own draft night, Jake Virtanen didn't hear about his hometown Vancouver Canucks trading Ryan Kesler until late Friday. Of course he paid attention when he saw the Canucks kept the No. 6 pick.<p>"I just tried to shake it off and try not to worry about it," Virtanen said.<p>The next …

Gilberto nearly comes to blows with Jermain Defoe then scores first MLS goal

Gilberto's first season in MLS has not exactly gone as planned, having failed to score in any of his first nine appearances for Toronto FC. He may have finally had a moment that turns his season around.<p>Just moments after nearly coming to blows with fellow Designated Player Jermain Defoe over who …

New CNN Magazines Debut on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 27, 2014<p>It’s been three months since CNN launched its nonstop news coverage and video clips on Flipboard, along with …