People aren’t entirely avoiding Christmas in Berlin

People aren’t entirely avoiding Christmas in Berlin

Germany is facing the closure of many Christmas markets throughout its capital, Berlin, after a bomb attack on Saturday. A vehicle plowed into a crowd at Christmas market in the tourist area, killing 12…

Japan's PM Abe calls for more defence spending

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Japan’s PM Abe calls for more defence spending

Image copyright AFP Image caption Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, waves to supporters on his return from an overseas trip Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for extra military funding as he…

Inside China’s ongoing battle over virtual navigation

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Inside China’s ongoing battle over virtual navigation

When drivers turn to Google Maps to figure out where to go next, many feel frustration over the ease with which it presents an answer. New research by Tencent, which operates a popular social-media…

NCAA men's soccer final: Clemson 1-0 Washington

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NCAA men’s soccer final: Clemson 1-0 Washington

From the section Daniel Haber scored Clemson’s second goal against Washington on Tuesday Clemson defeated Washington 2-0 to lift the NCCA men’s soccer title. Daniel Haber scored the game’s first goal just before half-time…

Accomplished jewel thief tells how to prevent smash-and-grabs

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Accomplished jewel thief tells how to prevent smash-and-grabs

It is no surprise that thieves disregard safety measures and terrorize employees who work in stores with smash-and-grab burglaries. It’s also why many investment banks rely on overzealous security guards to keep watch. But…