09 16 2014
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Swedish Invention Could Rival Traditional Bike Helmets

Two Swedish women have developed a new type of bike helmet that doesn’t involve strapping a plastic shell around your head. The Hovding helmet could transform the way we see bicycle safety. Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin, who were students of Industrial Design at the University of Lund, spent seven years trying to develop a helmet everyone would be glad to wear.

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Report: U.S. Government Intercepts French Phone Calls on a 'Massive Scale'

A weekend report also said the NSA 'systematically' eavesdropped on the Mexican government

(CNN) -- The U.S. ambassador to France meet with French diplomats Monday over allegations that the National Security Agency intercepted more than 70 million phone calls in France over a 30-day period.

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Human Rights Watch Says Syrian Rebel Groups Are Committing Humans Rights Abuses

Other opposition groups are condemning the alleged abuses

Opposition fighters who attacked Alawite villages near the Syrian city of Latakia, killing at least 190 civilians, committed "serious abuses" that may amount to crimes against humanity, rights group Human Rights Watch said Friday.


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