Rat meat export market grows

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — A unique harvest is under way in the rice fields of Cambodia where tens of thousands of wild rats are being trapped alive each day to more…

ISIS 'takes advanced MANPADS from Syria'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Islamic State militants stormed a Syrian airbase over the weekend, routing the remaining elements of the country’s army from northern Raqqah province and reportedly seizing a more…

China making supersonic submarine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST) — China has moved a step closer to creating a supersonic submarine that could travel from Shanghai to San Francisco in less than two more…

Doctor dies despite Ebola drug

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) A Liberian doctor has died despite taking an experimental anti-Ebola drug, Liberia's information minister says. Abraham Borbor was one of three doctors in Liberia who had more…

Your movements 'tracked globally by cell'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Makers of surveillance systems are offering governments across the world the ability to track the movements of almost anybody who carries a cellphone, whether they are more…

Paper: Foley's video beheading staged

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS) — THE beheading of American journalist, James Foley, at the hands of ISIS militants shocked the world but forensic experts have revealed the video was probably staged, more…

High-powered vacuum cleaners banned

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — A British consumer group is warning households to rush out and buy powerful vacuum cleaners before they’re banned throughout Europe. As of Sept. 1, manufacturers will more…