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Humanoid robot Atlas nails perfect backflip in eerie VIDEO

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 08:22 Olympic athletes are shaking in their boots: Engineers have released a somewhat disconcerting video showing Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot effortlessly jumping over obstacles and doing a backflip while performing an impressive gymnastics routine. The new video shows the Atlas robot, which is six feet nine More...

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By martin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Russia is stronger than Europe, US State Dept says in new 'Russian aggression' pitch

Russia’s military clout eclipses Europe’s, making it a “real” threat from “the Baltic to the Black Sea,” a senior US State Department official claimed, citing large-scale drills conducted by More...

By martin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Workers across France protest Macron’s labor reforms

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 05:23 Thousands of people in some 170 French towns and cities took to streets on Thursday to denounce a controversial labor reform promoted by French President Emmanuel Macron as More...

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Ireland's Beloved Billionaire

You may not know their names, but the world’s Little-Known Billionaires wield a hidden economic clout. Read more of this OZY original series. There’s a buzz around Adare, a medieval village in County Limerick. More...

By martin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Heroic teacher saved toddler girl's life in plane crash – witnesses

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 04:24 A school teacher is believed to have saved the life of a three-year-old girl, the sole survivor of a recent plane crash in the Russian Far East, by covering the child More...

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Bound by red tape: Italian prosecutors struggle to imprison 5 ISIS-linked terrorist suspects

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 03:11 Italian prosecutors in the city of Turin have failed to jail five suspected members of an ISIS-linked cell, “ready to commit a terrorist attack” on Italian soil, citing More...

By martin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Robbing rodent: Girl-and-hamster gang suspected of several home burglaries in Russia

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 02:19 Edited time: 17 Nov, 2017 02:22 Not exactly Ocean’s Eleven, a gang comprised of a woman, a 10-year-old girl and a hamster have nevertheless succeeded in starting More...

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Kaspersky Lab under attack as it found something the US didn't like – company head

Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab has fallen victim to a witch hunt in the US just because it did its job too well, the company’s CEO, Eugene Kaspersky, said. He added that his firm might have More...

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Pentagon ‘erroneously’ retweets call for Trump to resign

Published time: 16 Nov, 2017 23:37 A social media employee at the US Department of Defense may have let slip their personal political views on the official DoD Twitter account, retweeting a call for President More...

By martin On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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OSCE reacts to labeling media as 'foreign agents' – but only after Russia did it

The OSCE has finally paid attention to the issue of media outlets being labeled “foreign agents” and condemned this practice. The organization only took notice after Moscow’s retaliatory move to More...

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