US general shot in Taliban attack in Afghanistan, Pentagon confirms US general shot in Taliban attack in Afghanistan, Pentagon confirms

U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley was shot in a Taliban attack that killed two Afghan leaders in Kandahar province last week, the Pentagon has confirmed.

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Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico as 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico as 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm

Hurricane Willa, an "extremely dangerous" storm that was upgraded to a Category 4 late Sunday, was expected to hit Mexico's coast late Tuesday or Wednesday.

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The latest Xprize winner harvests drinking water from the air

Judges have chosen the winner of the Water Abundance Xprize, and it might just be vital to solving some of the world's most difficult shortages. The Skysource/Skywater Alliance has earned $1.5 million for WEDEW (Wood to Energy Deployed Water), a sys...

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NASA named new constellations after The Incredible Hulk and Godzilla - CNET NASA named new constellations after The Incredible Hulk and Godzilla     - CNET

There are also new constellations named after the Tardis and Thor's Hammer, Mjolnir!

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Adrian Peterson, Redskins Hang on to Beat Dak Prescott, Cowboys 20-17

The Washington Redskins defeated the Dallas Cowboys 20-17 at home Sunday at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland...

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Hue Jackson Hints at Taking over Browns Play-Calling Duties from Todd Haley

Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson is considering taking over play-calling duties from offensive coordinator Todd Haley, and he doesn't seem to care about what effect it will have on his assistant coach...

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Pixii is a smartphone-centric rangefinder camera with a Leica mount

If you were thinking "I really want a rangefinder camera with a Leica M mount and no rear display or memory card," then a new French startup called Pixii has read your mind. It unveiled a digital rangefinder, also called Pixii, that it calls "a radic...

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Molecule-level 'CT scans' could lead to faster drug discovery

Scientists like to use x-rays when determining chemical structures to develop drugs, but it's an agonizingly slow process. As they need large, pure crystals, it can take weeks or even years to produce something big enough for studying. However, th...

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Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs Destroy Andy Dalton, Bengals as Kareem Hunt Scores 3 TDs

The Kansas City Chiefs stayed red-hot offensively with a 45-10 blowout win over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night...

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