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Book Revisits Tragic Life of Actor River Phoenix

"Last Night at the Viper Room: River Phoenix and the Hollywood He Left Behind" (It Books), by Gavin Edwards Everything in life seemed to come to actor River...

Hotter World Means Hotter Tempers, More Violence

Climate change may be one of the factors contributing to violence within and among societies, according to the latest study. Whether it’s a drought in India, a...

Hunting Down Che Guevara

Ernesto “Che” Guevera has morphed from historical figure to historic icon since he was hunted down and killed by U.S.-trained Bolivian forces in 1967. How much...

South American Leaders Demand Apology in Plane Row

(COCHABAMBA, Bolivia) — South America's leftist leaders rallied to support Bolivian President Evo Morales after his plane was rerouted amid suspicions that NSA...

Worrisome Levels of Lead Found In Imported Rice

An analysis of imported brands found surprising levels of the metal. Reporting at the annual meeting of the American Chemical Society, a group of researchers...

Why Pope Francis Only Has One Lung

Pope Francis is a pioneering pontiff in many ways — he’s the first to take the name of Francis, the first pope from South America, and the first to don the papal...

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Three Essential Facts About China's hacker collective A new report by Virginia-based Mandiant Corp., an information-security firm, reveals troubling details...