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2011 Oklahoma EarthquakeA series of small earthquakes has Sooner state wondering if the "Big One" is about to hit.


4/24/2014 9:12:56 AM

Demonstrators attend a torch-bearing march marking the anniversary of the 1915 mass killings of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, in YerevanThe president in 2008 assured that the word "genocide" would be applied to mass killings of Armenians. Why did he break it (again) this year?


4/24/2014 9:51:28 AM

Scott GarrettIndustry campaign cash flows to pro-bank activists in Congress, yielding big returns.


4/24/2014 4:00:00 AM

Choi Sang-hwan, South Korean Coast Guard police officer, is surround by relatives of passengers aboard the sunken ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast as they demand for faster rescue operation, at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll continues to rise and relatives of the missing passengers pressed the government to finish the grim task of recovery soon. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)Angry relatives of those still missing from the ferry sinking surround officials, demanding answers.


4/24/2014 11:45:39 AM

In this photo taken on Sunday, April 13, 2014, a U.S. reporter Simon Ostrovsky, right, stands with a Pro-Russian gunman at seized police station in the eastern Ukraine town of Slovyansk. Pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine admitted on Wednesday April 23, 2014, that they are holding captive American journalist for Vice News Simon Ostrovsky who has not been seen since early Tuesday. Ostrovsky has been covering the crisis in Ukraine for some weeks and was reporting about groups of masked gunmen seizing government buildings in eastern Ukrainian. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)Simon Ostrovsky, an American reporter for VICE News, has been released and is in good condition after being held by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine for several days.


4/24/2014 11:14:29 AM

An ambulance leaves Cure Hospital after three foreigners were killed in KabulJerry Umanos was one of three U.S. physicians killed at Afghanistan's Cure International Hospital.


4/24/2014 11:54:29 AM

Palestinian Fatah delegation chief Azzam al-Ahmed (left) celebrates with Hamas prime minister Ismail Haniya after a signing ceremony in Gaza City, on April 23, 2014Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - The Palestinians are considering "all options" in response to Israel's decision to halt peace talks and punish the Palestinian Authority over its unity deal with Hamas, an official said Thursday. “The Palestinian leadership will look into all options to respond to Israeli government decisions against the PA,” senior Palestinian official Saeb Erakat told AFP. “The priority now for the Palestinians is reconciliation and national unity,” he added. On Wednesday, the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) -- internationally recognised as the sole representative of the Palestinian people -- and Islamist rulers of the Gaza Strip Hamas signed a reconciliation agreement.


4/24/2014 10:35:26 AM

An Afghan policeman outside the Cure International Hospital in KabulA U.S. nurse was also wounded in the attack at a Kabul hospital, officials said.


4/24/2014 10:45:24 AM

BAI Warren ClintonLet's talk about Elizabeth Warren and her political ambitions. Because, you know, somebody has to.


4/24/2014 3:05:11 AM

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Facebook already tracks your every move online. Now, with the acquisition of the fitness app, Moves, it wants to track your workouts, too.






4/24/2014 11:22:16 AM

Could a spinning human slow down the Earth? Theoretically, yes. But in practice, the amount of spin you'd have to give would be so monstrous that it is nearly impossible.






4/24/2014 10:51:09 AM

It's been a banner year for credit card thieves. That's why one startup wants to give credit card users full control over when, where, and how their cards are used.






4/24/2014 10:20:07 AM

Xapo, a company that offers online bitcoin wallets, says it's two months away from introducing the first debit card that will let you spend your bitcoins at any place that takes Visa or MasterCard.






4/24/2014 9:02:17 AM

Space Kit is a little box filled with Lego-eque components that allow anyone to conduct NASA-approved experiments.






4/24/2014 8:15:36 AM

Leica is celebrating its 100th birthday by launching an entirely new camera system. Born out of a design partnership with Audi, the unibody Leica T is an APS-C-sensored minimalistic masterpiece.






4/24/2014 7:13:28 AM

Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are teaming up to prevent another Heartbleed. Going undetected for a good two years, the Heartbleed bug threatened to reveal some of our most sensitive information. After researchers finally identified the bug earlier this month, most major websites have patched this flaw in a popular form of online encryption, but one […]






4/24/2014 6:11:12 AM

A fantastically complex Lego machine that churns out mesmerizing electronic music.






4/24/2014 4:37:50 AM

Malaysian photographer Zahir Batin likes to photograph Stormtroopers (OK, Stormtrooper action figures) doing day-to-day activities, from speeder bike stunts to battle-droid bullying.






4/24/2014 4:37:49 AM

A series of ice sculptures that take the form of space shuttles, guitars, classical Japanese architecture, and Michelangelo's David.






4/24/2014 4:37:48 AM