Rush Hodgin

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'We could destroy you,' Obama warns 'erratic' North Korean leader

President Barack Obama delivered a stern warning to North Korea on Tuesday, reminding its “erratic” and “irresponsible” leader that America’s nuclear arsenal could “destroy” his country.<p>Kim Jong-un, the North Korean dictator, claimed to have tested a submarine-launched missile last Saturday. A …

Governments worldwide are executing their citizens at the highest rate since 1989, report finds

The U.S. ranks in the top five for number of executions<p>Peter Cooper<p>April 6, 2016 6:42pm (UTC)<p>Global executions are highest since 1989, based on a recent study by Amnesty International. Government punishments reached 1,634 in 2015 and actually expected to be higher because China's numbers are not …

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US university in Scalia law school acronym blunder

<b>Officials at a US university were left red-faced after their decision to rename a law school after late Supreme Court judge Antonin Scalia prompted hilarity over its unfortunate acronym.</b><p>George Mason University in Virginia said its law school would be called the Antonin Scalia School of Law.<p>The …

How to explore the world's greatest archipelagos

Readers share their tips on exploring the world's archipelagos.<p>This week's winning entry<p><b>Escape from modern living</b><p>Inspired by your article in Discover, we explored Palawan and the surrounding islands on the only sailing paraw [outrigger] in the Philippines. This is as remote as travel gets. …

The Nude Painting That Facebook Really Doesn't Want You To See

At least, not on its platform.<p>Almost every story of Facebook censorship sounds the same. Man or woman posts nude painting to Facebook. Facebook removes painting, marking it as "suggestive content." Man or woman posts unhappy response to said censorship, but eventually gets over it and resumes …