Archaeologists using revolutionary airborne laser technology have discovered a lost mediaeval city that thrived on a mist-shrouded Cambodian mountain 1200 years ago.
As America marks the six-month anniversary of the massacre of 20 children and six adults in the hamlet of Sandy Hook in Newtown, Connecticut, gun control advocates have noted that another milestone has been reached - more Americans have died by the gun since then than the total number of US troops killed in Iraq.
Washington: US lawmakers have set out to puncture the claimed altruism of the man whose disclosure of top-secret surveillance programs have caused a storm in Washington, portraying him as a Beijing partisan in continuing US-China cyber wars.
There was as much shrugging as shock over Washington's latest leak.
Rupert Murdoch and his third wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch, had been living as a married couple until a few weeks ago.
A mist-covered mountain in Cambodia gives up its treasure, writes Lindsay Murdoch.
Human genes will no longer be controlled by private companies in America after a landmark ruling by the country's highest court.
Scratched and exhausted, Damian Evans pushed through dense Cambodian jungle into a clearing where mountain villagers long ago attempted to grow rice, stepping onto a weed-covered mound.
Four people were confirmed dead in a shooting in an area of St. Louis housing small businesses, St. Louis Police said on their official Twitter feed.
Google has pledged £1 million ($1.65 million) to a British charity that monitors online child porn, just days after British Prime Minister David Cameron demanded the internet giant do more to tackle the problem.
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