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Swedish prosecutor drops 3 cases of sexual misconduct against Assange; rape case still open

Swedish prosecutors on Thursday dropped cases of lesser sexual misconduct against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange but said they still want to question him on accusations of rape made after his visit to Stockholm five years ago.<p>The Swedish Prosecution Authority says it has been unable to charge the …

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Intel Goes Back to the Wild West In Major New Ultrabook Campaign

It’s a familiar tableau: the old, western saloon. Heads turn and the showgirls cease shaking their feather boas as soon as this new guy walks in and draws his weapon of choice… an Intel Ultrabook.<p>Intel and San Francisco-based agency Venables Bell & Partners are launching a global campaign this …

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Science Says Weed Makes Food Taste and Smell Better

Anyone who's ever smoked a joint knows that weed can make you ravenously hungry. But why? According to recent research, THC can make your brain smell and taste food far more acutely while high—meaning there's a scientific basis for the munchies.<p>Duringthe AIDS crisis of the 1980s, a little old lady …

Lamborghini's First Hybrid Is a 900-Horsepower Rocket

Lamborghini's rolled into the Paris Motor Show with a new concept. It's called the Asterion LPI 910-4. It has all the superlatives you expect from …

The Aral Sea's Disappearing Act

Satellite photos show how the depredations of dictators have turned the world’s fourth largest inland sea into a poisonous desert.<p>MOSCOW, Russia — …

Bungie's Destiny for the Xbox One

Destiny is the first game I've played on the Xbox One. I am surprised at how much Bungie improved the FPS without changing very much.<p>Bungie's mangum …

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