Afghan forces end siege near Spanish embassy in Kabul KABUL: Afghan security forces have killed all the insurgents involved in the attack on a guest house near the Spanish embassy in Kabul, Interior Minister spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said on Thursday. A Spanish security officer was killed in the attack, in a ... 12/11/2015 - 8:57 pm | View Link
Iraqi forces surround Ramadi, set for long siege BAGHDAD – After months of sluggish progress, stalled advances and outright failures, Iraqi troops and militias backed by U.S.-led airstrikes have surrounded the key city of Ramadi and appear poised to launch a new attempt to wrest it from the Islamic ... 12/1/2015 - 12:45 pm | View Link
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A Royal Caribbean cruise ship ran into rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, with crew ordering passengers to stay in their cabins as furniture toppled onboard. The company said four passengers were injured, and the ship is turning around to return to Cape Liberty, New Jersey.
"These ships are designed to handle these kind of conditions, though they prefer not to encounter them," Royal Caribbean tweeted.
A double-decker bus was intentionally blown up on a bridge in London on Feb. 7. It was a stunt for the upcoming Jackie Chan action triller The Foreigner, but many Londoners were not happy that they were not given advance notice of this stunt. Read more: http://on.mash.to/1RiFuGJ Read more More about Uk, Explosion, London, Bus, and Jackie Chan
Installation is complete at Europe's first underwater museum, due to open later this month.
The Museo Atlantico under the waves off Lanzarote, in Spain's Canary Islands, will be a snorkeling and diving destination featuring 400 pieces by artist Jason deCaires Taylor.
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The artist specializes in underwater sculpture, often focusing on environmental and conservational themes in his work.
Image: JASON DECAIRES TAYLOR / UNDERWATER SCULPTURE Among the installation in Lanzarote are a hybrid cactus-man, a depiction of the Syrian refugee crisis and an underground botanical garden.
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has given us plenty of reasons to scream "say it ain't so" in recent years
Take, for example, this acoustic cover of Fetty Wap's "Trap Queen." If you're a glass-half-full type, prepare yourself for what is certainly a cry for help. Cuomo, however, does have a nice hanging spider plant that seems to be thriving.
Amid the speculations already swirling around Apple’s iPhone announcement next month, here's another rumor to tack onto the growing list
A new report suggests the 4-inch iPhone, a likely successor to the iPhone 5S dubbed the “iPhone 5SE,” could come in hot pink.
But take this colorful rumor with a grain of salt
According to Japanese tech blog Mac Otakara (and first spotted by Apple Insider), a third-party accessory maker in Japan said the new iPhone will be available in three colors when it's released: silver, space gray and hot pink.
The PC gaming market is as big as it’s ever been, but that doesn’t mean the community has grown any less protective of itself as time has gone on. This week, many PC fans were upset by comments made by an anonymous Ubisoft developer that implied the PC version of