Consumer Drives Might Be More Reliable Than Enterprise Hard Drives

October 25 2014, 18:00

Online backup service Backblaze uses the same hard drives most of us use to store our data—which means they have almost 35,000 consumer drives housing...

Arkansas Offensive Lineman Throws Touchdown Pass To Long Snapper

October 25 2014, 17:50

An offensive lineman throwing a touchdown pass to a long snapper is probably a sign that the offense is clicking on all cylinders. The Arkansas Razorbacks...

Illinois Orders Mandatory Ebola Quarantine For High-Risk Travelers

October 25 2014, 17:38

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Illinois has ordered mandatory 21-day quarantines for all "high-risk" people who have had direct contact with Ebola patients while in...

Benedict Cumberbatch Finally Knows How To Say 'Penguin'

October 25 2014, 17:33

Benedict Cumberbatch is a man of many talents, but saying "penguins" is not one of them. Recently, a video of the "Sherlock" star repeatedly failing at...

Fourth Plymouth British Jihadist Mehdi Hassan Killed In Syria 'Wanted To Come Home'

October 25 2014, 17:26

A fourth jihadist fighter from the same British city has been killed in Syria, with his family telling media that he had wanted to come home but was scared...

GOP Sees 'You Didn't Build That' In Hillary Clinton Jobs Remark

October 25 2014, 17:20

Hillary Clinton rallied women voters in New England on Friday, heaping praise upon progressive champion Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and her economic...

This Pit Bull With A Cleft Palate Proved Doctors Wrong And Is Now Living The Good Life

October 25 2014, 17:08

Three veterinarians advised that Ruby the pit bull be put down. The pup was born in December with a cleft lip and palate, meaning that those parts of...

Vine Star Curtis Lepore Leaves Rainn Wilson Comedy Series After Backlash

October 25 2014, 17:08

Earlier this week, "The Office" alum Rainn Wilson announced his new scripted comedy series, "Hollywood and Vine," about the lives of five Vine stars. The...

U.S. To Recognize Same-Sex Marriage In 6 New States

October 25 2014, 17:01

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is recognizing gay marriage in six more states, extending federal benefits to those couples. Attorney...

Best Tweets: What Women Said On Twitter This Week

October 25 2014, 16:44

This week was quite productive for the ladies of Twitter. Not only did Twitter user Mmmkay? do laundry, she achieved the impossible: "Just finished the...

This Is What A Cat Dude Looks Like

October 25 2014, 16:34

Earlier this year we gave lady cat lovers a chance to take back the term "cat lady" and share their feline family members. Now it's the guys' turn to show...

PGA President Removed From Position Over 'Insensitive Gender-Based Statements'

October 25 2014, 16:33

By Alex Miceli, Golfweek.com Ted Bishop, the PGA of America's 38th president, was removed from office Friday. According to a statement by the PGA, Bishop...

Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dead At 71

October 25 2014, 16:30

Jack Bruce, singer and bassist of classic rock band Cream, died at the age of 71, his family confirmed on his Facebook page Saturday. "It is with great...

Cafeteria Worker Tried To Stop Washington School Shooting

October 25 2014, 16:30

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- A high school cafeteria worker tried to stop a gunman who opened fire on a crowded lunchroom north of Seattle, killing one girl...

New Ebola Quarantine Protocol Seen As Barrier To Volunteers

October 25 2014, 16:24

When Dr. Thomas M. Kerkering of Virginia Tech’s Carilion School of Medicine returned in late September after volunteering at an Ebola treatment clinic...

Did Osborne Just Forget To Tell The PM About The £1.7bn European Commission Bill?

October 25 2014, 16:19

Chancellor George Osborne is facing mounting pressure to explain what he knew and when about a shock demand for Britain to pay Brussels an extra £1.7 billion. David...

Clinton Says He Had It Worse Than Obama, Still Got Things Done

October 25 2014, 16:16

President Obama heads into midterm elections in which he may face crushing losses. He has been spurned by his own party, whose candidates do not even want...

Logic's 'Under Pressure' Is 2014's Best Hip-Hop Album So Far

October 25 2014, 16:07

When you release a series of acclaimed mixtapes like the "Young Sinatra" series, and the time for your major debut has come, pressure tends to build. When...

How Conservatives Justify Poll Taxes

October 25 2014, 15:58

During the Obama era, the Republican Party has made the modern revival of the poll tax a point of party dogma. Direct poll taxes have been illegal for...

Google Executive Alan Eustace Just Beat Felix Baumgartner's Jump From Space

October 25 2014, 15:50

Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert, taking a big leap from the...

12 Bizarre Ebola 'Products' People Are Actually Trying To Sell On The Internet

October 25 2014, 15:23

Anytime Americans start to panic, you safely assume the opportunistic among us will concoct some creative ways to exploit the fear to their own financial...

The Extraordinary Life Of A Flight Paramedic In The Canadian Arctic

October 25 2014, 15:20

Flight Paramedic Hugh Gilmour works in the furthest reaches of the Canadian Arctic, evacuating patients from remote communities to hospitals in southern...

First U.S. Soldier Dies In Campaign Against Islamic State

October 25 2014, 15:18

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says a Marine who died Thursday in a noncombat incident in Baghdad was the second U.S. military death associated with the...

If You Get Bombarded With Nuisance Calls, Things Could Be Over Soon

October 25 2014, 15:13

Companies that bombard people with nuisance marketing calls will be more likely to face fines of up to £500,000, under Government proposals. Culture Secretary...

Is Boko Haram Able To Make Peace?

October 25 2014, 15:11

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we look at how Nigerian militant group Boko...

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