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It’s complex: why the us-and-them approach to extremism won’t work
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It’s complex: why the us-and-them approach to extremism won’t work

With our attention focused on the election and its aftermath, the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London will inevitably be seen through the lens of electoral politics. Both the main parties responded to the attacks by reiterating how they would …

Master of Internet of Things? Demand for IoT talent surges 300% in last 3 years
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Master of Internet of Things? Demand for IoT talent surges 300% in last 3 years

The June 2017, TSI factored more than 1.6 lakh jobs and over 260,000 candidates based in India. (Reuters)

With exponential uptick in adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning related activities in the country, the demand for IoT …

À Bruxelles, la Gare centrale évacuées après une explosion “terroriste” sans blessé, l’auteur présumé abattu
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À Bruxelles, la Gare centrale évacuées après une explosion “terroriste” sans blessé, l’auteur présumé abattu

BELGIQUE – Une explosion "considérée terroriste" a eu lieu mardi 20 juin au soir dans la Gare Centrale de Bruxelles et l’auteur a été "neutralisé", a indiqué le parquet de la capitale.

Mardi vers 20H50, des militaires qui circulaient dans …

‘Junino’: Here’s a look at Mike Zunino’s monster month of June for Mariners
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‘Junino’: Here’s a look at Mike Zunino’s monster month of June for Mariners

Mike Zunino seen after striking out in 2016, left, and celebrating a walk-off home run in 2017, right. (Seattle Times staff)

Mike Zunino is on fire in the month of June, so we decided to take a look back at …

Human toe used in “sourtoe cocktail” stolen from Canadian bar
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Human toe used in “sourtoe cocktail” stolen from Canadian bar

I don’t know what’s weirder – the fact that a bar uses an amputated human toe as a cocktail ingredient, or that the toe was stolen. But both happened at a saloon in Canada’s Dawson City, Yukon.

The Sourtoe Cocktail …

Konkan fisherman nets rare sawfish weighing 700 kg
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Konkan fisherman nets rare sawfish weighing 700 kg

In a rare event, a massive sawfish weighting approximately 700 kgs came offshore and landed in the fishing net of a local fisherman near Vijaydurg in Sindhudurg district of Konkan region earlier today. (Source: IE)

In a rare event, a …

United Airlines: leggings ban ‘not sexist’ even though it affects women more
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United Airlines: leggings ban ‘not sexist’ even though it affects women more

The United Airlines dress code for pass riders is “absolutely not” sexist, a spokesman for the carrier said on Monday, a day after a social media storm blew up when two young girls were prevented from wearing leggings when boarding …

Horoscope: March 28, 2017
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Horoscope: March 28, 2017

The historic center of Prague, ancient architecture, and cultural heritage (ThinkStock)

BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Annie Wersching was born in St. Louis today in 1977. This birthday gal portrayed Lily Salvatore on “The Vampire Diaries” and Renee Walker on “24.” She’s …

Alien intelligence: the extraordinary minds of octopuses and other cephalopods
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Alien intelligence: the extraordinary minds of octopuses and other cephalopods

Inches above the seafloor of Sydney’s Cabbage Tree Bay, with the proximity made possible by several millimetres of neoprene and an oxygen tank, I’m just about eyeball to eyeball with this creature: an Australian giant cuttlefish.

Even allowing for the …

Seahawks’ free agent additions could mean 2016 first-round pick Germain Ifedi moves back to right tackle
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Seahawks’ free agent additions could mean 2016 first-round pick Germain Ifedi moves back to right tackle

Germain Ifedi goes after Green Bay’s Mike Daniels in the first quarter as things got chippy early in the game. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)

Seahawks GM John Schneider said 2016 first-round pick Germain Ifedi could be moving back …