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Gaddafi may get secret burial

As Libyans celebrate the death of Muammar Gaddafi and what many see as the end of the country's civil war, reports emerge that he might receive a secret burial.

5.6-magnitude quake strikes Japan's Fukushima area

A strong earthquake measuring 5.6-magnitude hit Japan's Fukushima area at 11.45 a.m. local time Monday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey has revealed.

The quake struck beneath the Pacific off Fukushima prefecture in the country's north, at a depth of

Facebook's bug bounty scheme: $40K already paid for finding bugs

Facebook on Monday said it has paid out more than $40,000 to users for detecting and reporting bugs on its social networking site during the first three weeks of its bug bounty program.

CO2 emissions soar to record levels, IEA says

After a dip in 2009 caused by the global financial crisis, energy-related carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions reached a record high in 2010, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Monday.

NYC man spends life savings on May 21 doomsday ad campaign

As if the massive Japan earthquake followed by tsumani was not enough to jolt everyone, a New York City man is claiming that the worst is still to come on May 21 this year.

Who should get $50mn Bin Laden bounty? Some say 9/11 victims

Now that Osama bin Laden is dead, questions are being raised about what to do with the hefty bounty offered for the capture or killing of the al-Qaida leader.

Fresh violence between Christians and Muslims in Egypt, 12 killed

The burning of a church amid rising violence between Christians and Muslims in Egypt has widened the communal rift among the two communities.

Native Americans hurt by Geronimo use for Osama, demand apology

Native Americans have condemned the use of the word Geronimo by U.S. Navy seals to refer to terrorist Osama bin Laden.

Pakistanis criticize govt. for failing to notice Bin Laden raid

Take this. The U.S. Navy SEALs get down at Abbottabad, Pakistan in a helicopter, kill Osama bin Laden, and return to Afghanistan, without the Pakistani government even getting a hint of it!

Osama bin Laden shot dead by US forces in firefight

Osama bin Laden, the slippery chief of the dreaded terrorist outfit Al-Qaeda, was shot dead by a CIA-led team at a compound inside Pakistan Sunday night, bringing to a close the world's highest-profile manhunt of the decade.