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Denmark submitted a claim to the North Pole to the United Nations on Monday, asserting that the underwater Lomonosov Ridge connects to Greenland, its protected territory. Courtesy NOAA Denmark has claimed the North Pole. On Monday, the European...
Sony is threatening legal action against any news organizations that publish details released in a massive data hack. Original photo, which has been cropped, by Flickr user bachmont WASHINGTON — A lawyer representing Sony Pictures Entertainment is...
Image courtesy of Twitter Australia. Shortly after Man Haron Monisa — a Muslim man — was identified as the suspect who held more than a dozen people hostage in a Sydney cafe Monday, the hashtag #illridewithyou started trending in...
Listen to Alison Powell read her poem “The Fields” from her new collection, “On the Desire to Levitate.” The Fields A boy is raised up in the fields. He knows his hard feet in the husks. He knows his mother, her bottles and naps. Knows his brother...
A man suspected of killing five people in a Philadelphia area shooting spree Monday is believed to have been traced to a house where police are currently responding. The Associated Press and WPVI-TV Philadelphia are reporting that SWAT teams are...
The 1966 sci-fi film depicted a team of scientists who were shrunk to microscopic size and injected into a patient’s body. Today, tiny sensors can be injested to give a full picture of a patient’s health.Ever been lost on a new trail on...