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MI6 spy who was found dead in locked bag had 'hacked secret files about US president'

5 hours ago - Jon Stone is a reporter for independent.co.uk, mainly covering politics. He has previously worked for PoliticsHome, BuzzFeed, and others. An MI6 spy who was found dead inside a bag in 2010 had hacked into restricted information about Bill Clinton, it has been claimed. ...

Study: US Falls Behind Canada, Finland And Hong Kong In Human Freedom Index

5 hours ago - Washington, DC — The United States lags far behind other developed countries in terms of personal, civil and economic freedoms, according to a study released this month. Its neighbor to the north, for example, ranked 14 spots ahead of the so-called “Land of the Free.” Three ...

Bullied In School, Girl With Down’s Syndrome Now Runs Her Own Fashion Business

5 hours ago - 28-year-old Laura Green refused to let Down’s Syndrome stop her from chasing her dreams. Green set up Serendipity, a fashion accessories brand, in 2010, and now sells her products at exhibitions and craft fairs across the UK. “I didn’t want to work in Asda. I wanted to run ...

How Popular Music’s Lyrics Perpetuate American Idiocy

5 hours ago - A recent study served to confirm the patently obvious: song lyrics for the most popular genres of music are ridiculously obtuse — and getting worse over time. Though this might not be a revelation, the figures are distressing indicators of both an intellectually vapid societal and ...

Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells, Admits US National Cancer Institute

5 hours ago - Yet it’s still classified as a “drug with no medicinal purposes”? States in the US may be one step closer to legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, especially now that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has updated its website FAQs to include studies proving ...

Windows 10: The FREE Upgrade That Threatens To DESTROY US ALL

5 hours ago - EVERYONE LOVES FREE CRAP RIGHT??!! And of all companies, it seems as though Microsoft the arch-villain of tech companies is the one distributing the FREEBIES!!! That’s RIGHT, grab that FREE UPGRADE to Windows TEN (they skipped 9, because THE NEW UPGRADE IS JUST SO AWESOME….. Annnnd ...

Ghost Attacks Man Caught On Security Camera

6 hours ago - CCTV Security Camera captures Black Entity, possibly a Ghost or a Demon, attack man in a hallway. Spirit pushes him to the ground and drags him down the hall. There were other in

This $10,000 Car Runs On Air

6 hours ago - With small size, a tiny price, zero pollution, fun and futuristic design, AIRPod mark a turning point in the range of urban vehicles while renewing the idea of the automobile and transportation. You can drive with a joystick, it only costs one euro per 200 km and leaves no one ...

Another one bites the dust - Carbon dating suggests 'world's oldest' Koran is even older than the Prophet Muhammad

8 hours ago - Scholars believe a copy of the Koran held in England may be even older than the Prophet Muhammad. Carbon dating of a fragment from a Koran stored at a Birmingham library suggests that the book was produced between 568 and 545 A.D., said scientists at the University of Oxford, ...

China Rocked By Another Massive Chemical Explosion

18 hours ago - We'll await the details which we imagine will suggest that, as was the case in Tianjin, many more tonnes of something terribly toxic were stored than is allowed under China's regulatory regime which apparently only applies to those who are not somehow connected to the Politburo. ...

25 Normal Things The Bible Forbids But We Still Do

21 hours ago - The Bible is considered one of the most widely read books in the world and for many Jews and Christians is considered an absolute authority in guiding their morality and beliefs. However, many Christians nowadays commit sin after sin on a daily basis without even realizing it. See, the ...

Weird alien 'devil lizard' pops up from behind rock to look at Mars Rover

1 day ago - A space reptile with a unicorn-like horn and one giant boggle eye has popped up to take a look at the Mars Rover. The Satanic-looking reptile is ‘evidence of intelligent life,’ says UFO enthusiast Scott Waring – a UFO expert who also spotted a strange ‘dark lady’ ...

Creepy Facts You Wish You Didn't Know

1 day ago - There's nothing quite like taking part in a trivia contest. Whether it's at a nearby bar, bookstore, or bingo hall, proving your knowledge in a competitive setting is one of the most rewarding entertainment experiences of all time. But trivia can get weird...quickly. Sure, you ...

Horror: New AI robot tells human creators it will keep them in a 'people zoo'

1 day ago - Androids are being developed that have an uncanny resemblance to people. A pinnacle example is an android crafted by roboticist David Hanson that resembles the famous and deceased science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. What makes android Dick so remarkable isn’t so much his ...

'Alien warship' on NASA feed spotted 'blasting Earth with plasma'

1 day ago - It’s a scene straight out of really bad science fiction – an alien warship ‘decloaks’ above a helpless planet before unleashing plasma blasts onto the surface. But the weird glowing object was captured by a Space Station camera – before NASA’s camera feed cut out. ...