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The father of one Paris suicide bomber had gone to Syria to stop him

One of the attackers in Friday night’s Paris massacres was a French ISIL recruit, whose father traveled all the way to Syria in 2013 in a futile attempt to get him to give up jihad.<p>Frenchman Samy Amimour, 28, was identified today (Nov. 16) as one of the attackers at the Bataclan theater, where at …

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Bobbi Kristina Brown is buried next to Whitney Houston in New Jersey

Bobbi Kristina Brown was buried early Monday afternoon next to her mother, Whitney Houston, at a cemetery in New Jersey.<p>Two SUVs carrying relatives followed the hearse from a Newark funeral home to the Fairview Cemetery in Westfield, the Associated Press reported. Aunt Pat Houston and her daughter …

SEC Busts Alleged $114 Million Ponzi Scheme

The regulator says a Texas man, Frederick Alan Voight, promised 42% annual interest payments to investors, but instead used their money to fund a scam.<p>DayStar, FAVA, Rhine, Topside, Intercore, and IRC. These were the enterprises that the Securities and Exchange Commission alleges Frederick Alan …

Amazon has a plan to integrate its drones into the US airspace right above our heads

Amazon really wants to deliver to Americans via drones. At a NASA conference in Silicon Valley today (July 28), the retailer outlined its vision for how drones could be incorporated into the national airspace.<p>Amazon<p>Amazon released two papers—uploaded to the web by The Guardian—on its ideas for …

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San Andreas review – CGI-loaded fun

This spectacularly silly film about a monster Californian earthquake recalls the glory days of 1970s disaster films<p>Here is a fantastically silly spectacular about San Francisco collapsing into the juddering and shuddering San Andreas fault. It brought back happy memories of 1974’s Earthquake, with …

The 4 Biggest Things Google Announced Today

At its annual I/O developers conference Thursday, talk unsurprisingly centered on the company’s Android mobile operating system.<p>While the company …

Why knuckle cracking makes a popping sound, and why it might be beneficial

When muscle joints are pulled apart there forms a tiny cavity filled with gas which then collapses, creating a popping noise.<p>The wince-inducing sound of knuckles cracking is caused by a small bubble building up in the fluid of the fingers then ‘popping ‘, scientists believe, and it could even be …

Hillary Clinton's slow walk to 'yes'

Her longtime ambivalence made for a rocky pre-campaign period.<p>Hillary Rodham Clinton officially announced she’s a candidate for the presidency on Sunday, but she’s been running — in place — for the better part of two years.<p>Clinton was only out of the State Department a few months in the late spring …

Nicki Minaj's Ex Says She Treated Him Like an Employee

But he "would never do anything publicly to try to pull her down."<p>Since the release of <i>The Pinkprint</i>, Nicki Minaj has talked a lot about wanting to be more open with her fans, especially through her music. She admitted to<i>Rolling Stone</i> that she had an abortion as a teenager. She implied on<i>Ellen</i> that …