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11 incredible spy gadgets from CIA history

CIA operatives may not use jetpacks or laser-powered watches, but they do have a few tricks up their sleeves.<p>At the CIA Museum in Washington, DC, you can get a glimpse of the gadgets used in past spy missions.<p>The agency has declassified 600 out of some 20,000 objects used by CIA operatives …

Like A Fitbit, But For A Cop’s Gun

Welcome to the law enforcement Internet of Things.<p>Around 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 26, 2013, Detective Sgt. Loran "Butch" Baker and Detective Elizabeth Butler pulled up to a house in the 800 block of North Branciforte Avenue in Santa Cruz, California. The pair, with almost 40 years of law enforcement …

The definitive glossary of wine tasting terms

For those who identify with the latter, this glossary of wine tasting terms will get your vocabulary off to a roaring start. The list is a group effort by some of our favorite sommeliers and winemakers, all of whom are photographed below, plus Business Insider's own Matthew DeBord, author of "Wine …

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How The Best Salespeople Make The Sale

There are a lot of misconceptions about how to sell effectively. Some people dive in with just one goal in mind: to close the deal. Others wing it and hope that their charm, talent and knowledge of the product or service they are pushing will get them the sale. A few salespeople even think the best …

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Taliban suicide blast in Afghanistan 'targeted Nato advisers'

A suicide bomber has slammed his explosives-packed Toyota Corolla into two armoured cars carrying US troops and civilians through Kabul, killing six …

Biggest Bitcoin exchange accused of violating US financial regulations, CEO faces fine or jail

The asset freeze at Mt. Gox was due to the Bitcoin exchange's failure to obey financial regulations as required by US authorities. The news comes via <i>IDG</i>, which obtained a copy of the seizure order from the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).<p>The agency froze the Dwolla (a US-based online …

Mexican drug cartels move deeper into US to tighten grip on narcotics market

Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the US border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work …