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Young, British and radicalised: Why people want to join Islamic State

<b>After the terrorist attacks in Paris, Radio 1 Newsbeat held a debate on what drives some young people to join so-called Islamic State (IS), also known as Isis.</b><p>In a live debate on Radio 1 - Young, British and Radicalised - we asked what motivates some to head to Syria and Iraq.<p>A small number of …

Foreign Policy

Trans-Pacific free trade deal agreed creating vast partnership

<b>The biggest trade deal in decades was struck on Monday.</b><p>The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) cuts trade tariffs and sets common standards in trade for 12 Pacific rim countries, including the US and Japan.<p>It marks the end of five years of often bitter and tense negotiations.<p>Supporters say it could be …

Globalization

The controversial TPP trade deal in two minutes

The Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP is a controversial trade agreement that's been years in the making. It would create a free trade zone around the Pacific, bringing together 12 countries that account for 40% of the world's economy.<p>Critics say it will mean more U.S. jobs get shipped overseas. …

Economy

雅虎说不管怎样都要分拆阿里股份后 股价涨了6%_手机中金在线

新浪科技讯 北京时间9月30日早间消息,雅虎周二宣布,尽管有可能无法享受免税待遇,但该公司仍将继续剥离阿里巴巴集团的股票。受此消息影响,该股周二盘中一度大涨6%。<br>雅虎股价今年以来已经累计下跌45%,周二盘中摸至29.23美元的高点。阿里巴巴股价周二早盘上涨1%,至57.97美元。<br>雅虎曾经向美国国税局 …

Oregon shooting: Gunman dead after college rampage

<b>(CNN) —</b> <b>[Breaking news update 11:38 p.m. ET]</b><p>The gunman who opened fire at Oregon's Umpqua Community College targeted Christians specifically, according to the father of a wounded student.<p>Before going into spinal surgery, Anastasia Boylan told her father and brother the gunman entered her classroom …

Law Enforcement

Obama hits Putin, Republicans in U.N. speech

<b>United Nations (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama slammed adversaries in Russia and Syria -- and political foes at home -- while defending the use of diplomacy over force in his address to the U.N. Monday.<p>In a speech at times defensive and accusatory, Obama sought to use his favored weapon -- oratory …

Middle East

Pope Francis to nuns: 'I love you very much'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis gave Catholic nuns a big shoutout during his first-ever trip to New York<b>.</b><p>"I would like to express my esteem and gratitude to the religious women of the United States," the Pope said to applause that resonated through the city's stately St. Patrick's Cathedral. "What would the …

United States

Rare supermoon eclipse comes Sunday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stargazers, night owls and space observers, be prepared, the eclipse of the supermoon is coming.<p>The United States and much of the world will see skies graced by a bright, big moon that will be encapsulated in a total lunar eclipse late Sunday evening into early Monday, according to NASA.<p>The …

Supermoon

How to buy the new iPhone 6S and not get screwed by your carrier

The iPhone has come a long way since it was available exclusively on AT&T. Remember that?<p>There are literally dozens of service plans to pick from now on all four nationwide carriers. Making sense of all the options can be dizzying.<p>Do you buy or lease? Do you care more about network quality or …

Mobile

Collision course? Rise of China a stress for the US

<b>"The United States welcomes the rise of a China that is peaceful, stable, prosperous and a responsible player in global affairs."</b><p>So said President Obama on Friday, standing alongside President Xi at the White House.<p>This line didn't make the news. After all, Mr Obama repeats it whenever he meets his …

Geopolitics

Tech CEOs among guests at state dinner for China

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A high-wattage collection of Hollywood studio chiefs and technology big-wigs convened at the White House Friday for a state dinner in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, even as cybertheft of American trade secrets remains a major point of contention between Washington and …

China

U.S. and China make progress, but differences lurk

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama said Friday that China and the United States had agreed to work to avoid military misunderstandings and desist from cybertheft for commercial gain during a state visit with Chinese President Xi Jinping.<p>But his guest, appearing beside him at a news …

China

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汽车长寿竞赛:能够至少行驶40万公里的车型_手机福布斯中文网

在被认为最可靠的车型中,来自丰田旗下三个品牌的车型在前十中占据六席。这应该不会令人感到意外,因为从总体上来看,丰田和雷克萨斯被列为最可靠的两个品牌,Scion位居第八。跻身前十的其他品牌包括马自达、本田、奥迪、别克、斯巴鲁、保时捷和起亚。<p>尽管底特律汽车厂商在近些年里取得了巨大进步(别克现在是得分最高 …