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The Real Reason to Worry About China

The world is worried about China, but not for the right reasons. Global financial markets were roiled after the world’s second largest economy …

A 1938 song by Louis Armstrong’s wife could put a hitch in GM’s China expansion plans

General Motors has pulled advertisements for its new Chevrolet Trax SUV because the soundtrack features racially insensitive references to China and other Asian countries, according to the South China Morning Post.<p>The ads feature Parov Stelar’s song “Booty Swing,” which in turn samples a 1938 song …

China

Breakdancing Dog, Alex The Golden Retriever, Has Mad Skills (VIDEO)

There have been quite a few talented dogs in the news lately, but none with moves like Alex the golden retriever.<p>In a video posted to YouTube by Petsami, the pooch is asked to stand on his hind legs before going into some awesome breakdancing movies, holding three paws together and spinning …

Zoo workers play mom for rejected baby gorilla

These Cincinnati zoo workers have traded their regular clothes for gorilla suits, and are doing their best impressions of primates to make a baby gorilla feel at home.<p>The gorilla, named Gladys, was born on Jan. 29 at a Texas zoo, and the humans had to step in when her mother abandoned her and would …

The End of The Influence Project. Long Live Influence!

The Influence Project concludes this Sunday August 15 at midnight EST. The surge of interest continues and there’s that last minute at an eBay auction feeling pulsing through this network of networks that is the modern Internet. <br>We couldn’t be more impressed with the response: Over 30,000 people …

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Three Students Charged for Helping Boston Bombing Suspect

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Boston Police Department announced via Twitter late Wednesday morning that three new …

Amanda Knox Interview 2013 on 'GMA': Prosecution Failed to Give Victim's Family Answers

Afghanistan Cargo Plane Crash Video: Accident Caught on Tape Now Under Investigation

'Proof' Jamestown settlers turned to cannibalism

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/974000/974902_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524684996_15cd176569eca3752a740e70bb0e16e3<p><b>Newly discovered human bones prove the first permanent English settlers in North America turned to cannibalism over the cruel winter of 1609-10, US</b> …

Archaeology

Bangladesh factory collapse: Pope hits out at 'slave labour' amid May Day protests

Pope Francis made a passionate attack on the “slave labour” conditions endured by workers inside the eight-storey building in Bangladesh which collapsed last week, claiming at least 384 lives.<p>Up to 900 people remain missing presumed dead in the ruins of Rana Plaza, which contained four garment …

Boston Suspect Month Before Attack: I Know How to Build a Bomb

Just a month before three people were killed and more than 260 others injured when a pair of bombs ripped through the crowd near the finish line at …

Atom for jailbroken iPhones is a welcome lockscreen overhaul

The iPhone lockscreen hasn’t changed much in the past six versions of iOS, with the exception of the addition of a camera slider. Atom is a new jailbreak tweak that seeks to completely redesign the lockscreen and add new functionality, and it does not disappoint.<p>Keep reading to find out how Atom …

Tamerlan Tsarnaev: experts puzzled as hunt for terror links gleans little

Federal prosecutors are trying to piece together the complex web of influences that transformed a young man with no confirmed militant training or …

Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's mother: my sons are not the Boston Marathon bombers – video

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, the mother of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bomb attack of 15 April, says she is sure …

US 'child porn' teacher Eric Toth charged

The FBI said Mr Toth may have sought work as a nanny<p><b>Federal prosecutors in the US have charged a former Washington DC primary school teacher with production and possession of child pornography.</b><p>Eric Justin Toth, 31, had been arrested in Nicaragua last weekend and quickly deported to the US.<p>He had …

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Bringing people back from the dead

<b>A doctor says people can be revived several hours after they have seemingly died. Should this change the way we think about death?</b><p>Carol Brothers can't recall the exact moment she died.<p>"I know it must have been a Friday around lunchtime, because we'd got back from shopping," the 63-year old says. "I …

Medicine