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'The Obsoletes' by Simeon Mills a charming if flawed tale of teenage robots

A big imagination compensates for a messy plot in Simeon Mills' "The Obsoletes," a coming-of-age tale of teenage robots in small-town Michigan.  ...

'The Obsoletes' by Simeon Mills a charming if flawed tale of teenage robots

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Ardent Mills to close four U.S. flour mills by Q1 2020 Ardent Mills will close three U.S. flour mills next month and a fourth in the first quarter of 2020, the flour miller and food ingredient maker announced on Friday....
23:00, 05/10/2019

Google open-sources robots.txt parser in push to make Robots Exclusion Protocol an official standard Google wants to turn the Robots Exclusion Protocol (REP) into an official internet standard -- and it's making its own parser open source to help.Read More...
21:00, 07/01/2019

Tiny 'walking' motor could help robots build other robots How do you get better at making more robots? By rethinking how you build the manufacturing robots, apparently. MIT researchers have developed a minuscule "walking" motor that allows for robots which should be at once customizable, fast and inexpens...
11:13, 07/03/2019

Micky Mills remains unbeaten Micky Mills overcomes Chaudhry on a busy sporting day, writes Phil Sharkey from ringside The post Micky Mills remains unbeaten appeared first on Boxing News....
16:52, 07/15/2019

Report says migrant healthcare flawed TUCSON – A new report says hospital and immigration enforcement policies are having a negative impact on migrant healthcare. “It really shows flaws in our system where someone who is doing a great job for our society and has training as a...
08:26, 06/11/2019

Weathering With You Is A Good, But Flawed Follow Up To Your Name When originally released in 2016, the acclaimed Your Name became the highest-grossing anime in Japan ever. Today, its follow-up, Weathering With You, was released in Japan. The movie shares many thematic and stylistic themes with Your Name. The resul...
18:52, 07/19/2019

Charming Charlie to close all 261 stores in U.S. TODAY – The retail depression is claiming another victim. Charming Charlie, the accessories store known for organizing its purses, jewelry and apparel by color instead of category, filed for bankruptcy on Thursday for the second time in two yea...
05:13, 07/12/2019

Lagarde's First Job as ECB Boss: Charming Germany Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the IMF, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next home country: Germany....
11:26, 07/04/2019

Central America's most charming city Cobbled streets, colonial Spanish architecture, nearby volcanoes and perfect weather all year round make Antigua, Guatemala, a jewel in Central America's crown....
15:39, 05/20/2019

Yesterday Is a Rom-Com That’s Perfectly Charming If You Don’t Look Too Closely What if, sometime between yesterday and today, the electricity were to suddenly go out all around when the world, and when it comes back, practically all human memory of the Beatles is suddenly erased? That’s the premise of Danny Boyle’s ...
23:13, 06/26/2019

Boeing 737 Max Simulators Are in High Demand. They Are Flawed. The flight simulators are unable to accurately replicate the difficult conditions created by a malfunctioning system on the jet, which played a role in two fatal crashes....
05:13, 05/18/2019

Nothing ‘Magic’ About the Flawed Contest to Become U.K. Prime Minister In 1963, a cabal of Conservative insiders called the “magic circle” chose the party’s — and therefore the country’s — leader. Is the current system any better?...
18:52, 07/12/2019

Lumber Prices Climb on Cutbacks at Canadian Saw Mills Lumber prices continued their sharp climb in June after North America’s largest producer said it would close one mill in British Columbia and eliminate a shift at another....
20:13, 06/18/2019

A First Look At Michael Kors’s Charming New London Store “We wanted to achieve a sense of residential ease with a personal touch, like you’re relaxing in your own living room, or mine,” Kors tells Vogue ahead of the ribbon cutting...
10:26, 05/09/2019

20 of the Most Charming Secrets About Notting Hill You Could Imagine Twenty years on, are Will Thacker and Anna Scott still together? In the end, did their separate worlds manage to mesh for the long run? Let's just say yes, totally. Plus, as you......
12:26, 05/13/2019

‘Cinderella’ musical gives Prince Charming a gay twist Broadway’s power brokers took time out from Tony season this week to fly to London to see “Cinderella,” the new musical from Andrew Lloyd Webber. The heat is intense on this one, not only because Lloyd Webber is the most successful composer in ...
02:52, 05/17/2019

Antigua: Central America's most charming city Cobbled streets, colonial Spanish architecture, nearby volcanoes and perfect weather all year make Antigua, Guatemala, a superb travel spot. Could it be Central America's most charming city?...
15:26, 05/20/2019

Opinion: IMF's criticism of German family firms is flawed The IMF says Germany's family firms share part of the blame for the nation's rising inequality. But the head of the foundation for German family businesses rejects the IMF's stance, and claims the opposite is true....
11:00, 07/16/2019

Why the UK’s grand plan to stop gadgets turning against us is flawed Internet-connected gizmos from kettles to TVs are an underestimated security risk. But the UK government’s response ignores the biggest risk – ourselves, says Chris Stokel-Walker...
19:00, 05/02/2019

Heather Mills, others, win settlement over Murdoch group phone hacking Heather Mills, ex-wife of former Beatle Paul McCartney, said on Monday she and 90 others have won an apology and settlement from Rupert Murdoch's News Group Newspapers after a near decade-long battle over claims of phone hacking....
15:13, 07/08/2019

U.N. assessing damage at Yemeni port city grain mills The United Nations are assessing possible damage to grain stores it manages near the Yemeni Red Sea port city of Hodeidah that were hit by gunfire on Thursday, a spokesman said....
10:39, 05/10/2019

China plans to toughen emission checks on steel mills China will continue to enforce production restrictions in heavy industry in winter this year and will tighten its emission assessment on steel mills when granting exemptions from curbs already in place, an environment ministry official said on Saturd...
10:26, 07/13/2019

My ex was charming but critical. Now I’ve lost all my confidence | Dear Mariella Work out why you were so susceptible to him – and pursue only what appeals to you, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’m a woman in my early 30s and six months ago I was dumped. Our relationship was long distance, developed quickly and was the most i...
08:39, 05/26/2019

Heather Mills receives apology and payout in phone-hacking case Ex-model receives ‘substantial’ payout as she settles case against News of the WorldHeather Mills has received an apology at the high court after settling her phone-hacking case against the News of the World in return for a substantial financial payo...
18:52, 07/08/2019

Basketball: Simmons, Bogut, Mills head Australia squad for World Cup Ben Simmons, Andrew Bogut and Patty Mills were among nine NBA players included in Australia's the 17-man squad for this year's basketball World Cup on Thursday....
10:52, 05/23/2019

Knicks’ Steve Mills: Porzingis’ trade demand came with Europe threat Knicks President Steve Mills said Kristaps Porzingis threatened to return to Europe if he wasn’t traded within seven days. “He … point-blank said to us, ‘I don’t want to be here,'” Mills said at a Chase Fan Forum S...
06:39, 05/23/2019

Cheerios maker General Mills stock tumbles after sales disappoint Shares of General Mills tumbled Wednesday after the Cheerios maker's quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' estimates as fewer Americans eat its snacks....
16:13, 06/26/2019

General Mills sales hit by low demand for Nature Valley, Fiber One bars General Mills Inc's quarterly sales fell short of Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, hurt by lower demand for its Nature Valley and Fiber One snack bars, sending its shares down as much as 10%....
18:00, 06/26/2019

Knicks’ Steve Mills mum on possibly using No. 3 pick for Anthony Davis trade CHICAGO — In breaking his silence, Knicks president Steve Mills declined to speculate about moving the third pick in the draft for Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis and said Knicks fans should be happy — and not sad — about Tuesday’s lottery results. ...
01:13, 05/18/2019

Suspect in fraternity pledge’s death says grand jury flawed BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A former Louisiana State University student charged in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge wants his indictment thrown out because a computer glitch skewed the selection of the grand jury members. The Advoc...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Scientists teleported quantum data into the flawed heart of a diamond A team of scientists from Yokohama National University recently became the first researchers to teleport a photon into the vacuous space inside of a flaw within a diamond. In other words: physicists just invented quantum bling. Imagine seeing the lig...
06:39, 06/29/2019

Domingo German, the Yankees’ Surprising Ace, Has an Ideally Flawed Mentor As he floundered last season, German sought out a stranger from his hometown in the Dominican Republic who knew all too well what it meant to stumble in the majors....
15:00, 07/17/2019

Review: Jessica Jones S3 is flawed but packs a powerful payoff in the end Enlarge / Last Defender standing: Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) ponders what it means to be a hero in the final season. (credit: YouTube/Netflix) Jessica Jones makes its final bow with an imperfect but ultimately powerful and thought-provoking thi...
21:26, 06/24/2019

Khashoggi's killing 'terrible' but UN report is 'flawed,' says Saudi minister The murder of Jamal Khashoggi was "gruesome" but a United Nations report into the journalist's killing is "flawed," Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir told CNN's Christiane Amanpour on Thursday....
20:00, 06/20/2019

Among Ford cars with flawed transmission, the 2012 Focus had the most complaints An analysis of consumer complaints to U.S. regulators about the Ford Fiesta and Focus dual-clutch transmission found at least 4,377 complaints.       ...
16:39, 07/11/2019

Charming Charlie going out of business, will close all 261 stores in Chapter 11 bankruptcy Jewelry and accessories retailer Charming Charlie filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday with plans to close all of its 261 stores in 38 states.       ...
16:39, 07/11/2019

Cargill shuts animal-feed mills in China as fatal hog disease spreads Cargill Inc shuttered animal-feed mills in China in recent months partly because the rapid spread of a fatal hog disease has reduced demand, a company executive said on Friday....
22:13, 07/12/2019

General Mills quarterly sales hit by lower snacks demand, shares fall Cheerios cereal maker General Mills Inc reported quarterly sales below Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, hit by lower snacks demand in North America, sending shares down 6% before the bell....
16:00, 06/26/2019

'Dark satanic mills': Tony Abbott continues his crusade against wind turbines Former PM doesn’t want wind farms ‘spoiling our landscape’ and praises Angus Taylor for supporting coal-fired powerThe former prime minister Tony Abbott has continued his crusade against wind turbines, labelling them the “dark satanic mills of the mo...
05:52, 07/19/2019

Prosecutors drop Flint, Michigan water charges over 'flawed' probe Michigan prosecutors on Thursday dropped all criminal charges over the deadly contamination of the city of Flint's water, saying a more thorough investigation was needed before they could proceed with the case....
00:13, 06/14/2019

Homeland Security watchdog will get an outside review after flawed disaster response reports After an internal review uncovered that the acting inspector general airbrushed audits of FEMA’s disaster response, the office says it’s working to improve accountability....
20:00, 06/07/2019

Flawed, foul-mouthed and funny: how cerebral palsy became TV comedy gold From the riotous office humour of Jerk to the satirical genius of Special, TV is finally embracing characters with cerebral palsy. We ask the stars of this new wave: is this a watershed moment?‘It took years to convince someone to make this show,” sa...
22:39, 05/24/2019

Tales of the City review – a queer classic returns, flawed but often fabulous Netflix take on Armistead Maupin’s fiercely loved LGBT series veers into try-hard territory occasionally, but it’s still a pleasure to have it backHow much has San Francisco changed since the 60s? This is the question posed to Anna Madrigal – ANNA MA...
17:00, 06/07/2019

Starstruck Kate McKinnon redecorates for Emma Thompson in this charming SNL promo It’s rather a relief to know that even stars get starstruck. Promos for the week’s Saturday Night Live hosting gig are usually a series of nearly flat one-liners, but in this endearing promo for Emma Thompson’s upcoming debut hosting SNL in advance o...
00:52, 05/09/2019

Arthur opens its 22nd season with a charming wedding for Mr. Ratburn and his partner Long-running PBS Kids show Arthur kicked off its 22nd season this week with an important event: the marriage the of the kids’ longtime teacher Mr. Ratburn. In “Mr. Ratburn & The Special Someone,” our favorite noseless aardvark and his pals are at...
23:13, 05/14/2019

Beluga Whale Found With Mysterious Harness Is Charming and Confounding These Norwegians (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A beluga whale found in Arctic Norway wearing a harness that suggests links to a military facility in Russia is so tame that residents can pet the mammal on its nose. The white whale frolicking in the frigid harbor of Tu...
19:13, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Cargill shuts animal-feed mills in China as fatal hog disease spreads Cargill Inc shuttered animal-feed mills in China in recent months partly because the rapid spread of a fatal hog disease has reduced demand, a company executive said on Friday....
23:52, 07/12/2019

Pride: YouTubers Eugene Lee Yang, Elle Mills, and others discuss viral coming out videos During Pride month, YouTube vloggers Nikita Dragun, Elle Mills, Ingrid Nilsen and Eugene Lee Yang talk about what inspired them come out on YouTube.       ...
21:13, 06/19/2019

South Africa's Ramaphosa seeks review of 'flawed' graft watchdog report South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said he will seek an urgent judicial review of what he described as an irretrievably flawed report in which the country's graft watchdog said he misled parliament over a campaign donation....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Showtime’s Extremely Authorized Rick Rubin Docuseries Shangri-La Is Flawed But Sublime You don’t have to be a rap snob to appreciate Rick Rubin, the super producer and Beastie Boys impresario who dreamed up the game-changing Def Jam label as an NYU undergrad in the mid-1980s. Along with shepherding such hip-hop pioneers as Public...
22:52, 07/09/2019

The charming, chaotic Jimmy Olsen brings Matt Fraction back to superheroes While the majority of people only know Jimmy Olsen as Superman’s dopey redhead sidekick, the character has a long history as the conduit for really strange shit. In the pages of the Silver Age Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, the young Daily Planet photog...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Nintendo News: Link’s Awakening is a charming nostalgic puzzler in a gorgeous new world Link's Awakening is one of the more obscure Zelda games in the series long history - we caught a 10-minute demo at E3 to see how the remake is shaping up....
09:39, 06/23/2019

Thrill to the Charming Music Made by Hot Wheels Mustangs Hitting Xylophone Keys Humans have been making music for thousands of years, and yet somehow it has taken us until the year of our Great Camshaft two thousand and one score less one until someone has figured out you can make sweet, sweet music by running Hot Wheels into xy...
20:39, 06/01/2019

Broward County Sheriff's Office Loses Accreditation After Flawed Response to Mass Shootings The largest sheriff’s office in Florida has lost its accreditation after accusations that it responded poorly to mass shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland in 2018 and the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in 201...
02:26, 07/02/2019

Pete Alonso's Charming "English Muffin" Quote, Like Most Precious Things In Life, Was A Sham Before Mets slugger Pete Alonso participated in the Home Run Derby during the all-star break, he earned a little moment with this seemingly off-the-cuff quip: “It doesn’t matter how much jelly you have in the jar, it’s about how you spread it on your...
21:39, 07/16/2019

Construction company sues Army Corps, calls border fence bid process 'highly flawed' An Arizona construction company competing for border fence projects has sued the Department of Defense over the Army Corps of Engineers' "highly flawed solicitation and award" process, the Washington Examiner has learned....
20:13, 05/07/2019

John Cena discusses veteran support at Bentonville Film Festival: ‘We're all flawed, facing those fears’ John Cena is once again speaking up for veteran support and cultivating a community where veterans and those who have served their country get the recognition and appreciation they deserve....
23:26, 05/14/2019

Top 10 teenage friendships in fiction | From Great Expectations’s Pip and Estella to My Brilliant Friend’s Elena and Lina, these volatile years have inspired many brilliant novelsNo wonder adolescent years are such fertile ground for novelists. It is one of those times when change is accel...
14:26, 05/29/2019

'Don’t pretend to be something you’re not': a letter to my teenage self In an exclusive extract from gal-dem’s new book, three twentysomethings revisit their diaries and reflect on identity, sexuality and cultural heritageToday at school everyone laughed at me because I said pomangranate. Apparently it’s pomegranate. Amm...
14:26, 06/01/2019

Wheatus: how we made Teenage Dirtbag ‘I wanted it to sound like Metallica and AC/DC from the waist up and Public Enemy from the waist down’I’d had the riff in my head since college. I wrote Teenage Dirtbag lying on a futon staring at the ceiling in a rented apartment on Long Island, New...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Alex Mann: the teenage rap fan who lit up Glastonbury Fifteen-year-old rattled through every word of Dave’s complex Thiago Silva tuneOn Sunday afternoon, Alex Mann was an ordinary teenage rap fan from England’s smallest city, enjoying himself at his first Glastonbury festival. By Monday morning, he had ...
22:13, 07/01/2019

Eli and Peyton Manning’s teenage nephew is tearing it up He’s got Eli’s brown locks, Peyton’s arm and is named after Archie. Meet the heir to the Manning NFL throne. Arch Manning — son of Cooper and nephew of the two future Hall of Fame quarterbacks — turned heads Friday night...
01:39, 05/19/2019

Teenage Boy Dies In US Border Patrol Custody A 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died on Monday in US Border Patrol custody in Texas, US officials said, making him the fifth Guatemalan minor to die after being apprehended at the US-Mexico border since......
06:00, 05/21/2019

Let the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Wake Your Kid Up If you have trouble motivating your child to get out of bed in the mornings, you may want to consider employing the help of some animated characters. Google Assistant’s Character Alarms use voiceovers and music from popular animated franchises like N...
03:26, 05/21/2019

Knicks' Steve Mills says Kristaps Porzingis threatened to go to Europe if he wasn't traded The Knicks are a mess, and unless they strike gold in the draft and free agency this summer, that may not change very soon. Here's the latest example.        ...
00:52, 05/25/2019

Guatemalan teenage boy dies in U.S. Border Patrol custody A 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died on Monday in U.S. Border Patrol custody in Texas, U.S. officials said, making him the fifth Guatemalan minor to die after being apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border since December....
21:00, 05/20/2019

Teenage Guatemalan migrant dies in Texas while in U.S. custody A 16-year-old Guatemalan migrant died in a Texas hospital while in the custody of the U.S. government on Wednesday after his health steadily declined due to a severe brain infection, according to officials from both countries....
04:26, 05/02/2019

| Teenage talent Auger-Aliassime records first ATP win on grass Felix Auger-Aliassime continued his breakthrough season in Stuttgart, beating Latvian veteran Ernests Gulbis to record his first ever ATP tour win on grass...
17:52, 06/11/2019

‘Hi! My name’s Eva’: A teenage Holocaust victim’s diary comes to life on Instagram The account titled Eva Stories garnered a million followers within 24 hours of going live Wednesday evening, the beginning of Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel....
22:26, 05/02/2019

Smash Pro Retires After Admitting To Relationship With Teenage Competitor Elliot “Ally” Carroza-Oyarce is one of the best Super Smash Bros. Ultimate players in the world, but his career came to an apparent end recently when the 28 year old confirmed allegations that he had been involved in a romantic relationship with a mu...
03:39, 07/09/2019

Book clinic: how can I get my teenage daughter back into books? An array of fabulous fiction and nonfiction to tempt a 16-year-old girl away from social mediaQ: Please recommend some books to get my 16-year-old daughter off social media and Love Island and into reading again.A 47-year-old mother, LondonA: Bidisha...
22:52, 07/06/2019

Children’s Books: Y.A. Novels That Let Teenage Boys Be Vulnerable The characters in these novels grew up with strict rules about masculine strength and dominance. But extreme situations force them to let go of all that....
19:39, 04/28/2019

I Accidentally Doomed My Teenage Sims To A Friendless Existence Yesterday I got a lot more uninterrupted Sims time than I’ve had in months. I decided to get really self-indulgent with it, making not only a new family and their home, but a couple of teen-friendly hangout spots for the twins. I was all set to send ...
20:26, 06/03/2019

Teenage girl kills herself 'after Instagram poll' in Malaysia Police investigating after she asked her followers to choose death or life and 69% voted for deathA 16 year-old girl has reportedly killed herself in Malaysia, after posting a poll on her Instagram account asking followers if she should die or not, a...
08:00, 05/15/2019

Richard Roper mines loneliness for comedy in charming debut 'How Not to Die Alone' A lonely man lies about having a family to save face. Now, his boss wants to meet him. It makes for a charming story in Richard Roper's debut novel.        ...
18:39, 05/29/2019

Cape Ann, Massachusetts: A charming alternative to Cape Cod with sandy beaches and fried clams Just under an hour’s drive from Boston, Cape Ann is a smaller version of Cape Cod, with the same sandy beaches, seaside eateries and colonial history.        ...
22:13, 06/03/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca: a charming and good-natured movie pioneer | Peter Bradshaw The man inside Star Wars’ Wookiee suit may not have been instantly recognisable, but his skills helped lay the groundwork for current blockbuster moviesLike Anthony Daniels in the gold shell of C3PO, or Dave Prowse in the cloak and mask of Darth Vade...
14:39, 05/03/2019

Teenage girl and brother held like prisoners by London parents EXCLUSIVE: Children never enrolled in school ++++ They phoned NSPCC for help ++++ They were found pale and malnourished ++++ Failed by social services...
20:26, 05/30/2019

Tech titan and wife insist they did not kill teenage model A bitcoin millionaire and his wife, have vehemently denied that they had anything to do with the death of an 18-year-old model after her nude body was found in Malaysia in December 2017....
18:26, 05/31/2019

India tuition center fire kills many teenage students Several students were seen jumping from the commercial building in the western city of Surat after it caught fire. Most of the victims were teenagers who were studying at a tuition center in the complex....
09:26, 05/25/2019

The Fiver | Teenage YouTubers and apparent social media parodies Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Just like New York City and the poor woman that lives in the flat above Weird Uncle Fiver, football never sleeps. It’s mid-June and you should be outside being wholesome: fishing with your dad, runni...
19:39, 06/13/2019

Liberty’s teenage rookie embracing pressure of Yao Ming comparisons For a 19-year-old center from China, being compared to Yao Ming is high praise — and heavy pressure. When it’s coming from new Liberty owner Joe Tsai — one of the richest men in China — even more so. Good thing Han Xu cannot only handle it, but embra...
06:39, 05/06/2019

Teenage Filmmaker Wins Top Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival “Burning Cane,” written, directed and shot by Phillip Youmans, won the Founders Award as well as best cinematography and best actor (for Wendell Pierce.)...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Ex-Arizona teacher sentenced to 20 years for molesting teenage student Former Arizona teacher Brittany Zamora has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty for molesting a 13-year-old student.        ...
09:00, 07/13/2019

Teenage climate change protesters target Britain's parliament Teenage environmental activists locked themselves to the railings of Britain's parliament on Friday to demand politicians take more radical measures to fight climate change after weeks of protests pushed the issue up the political agenda....
21:52, 05/03/2019

Teenage Engineering ships its delayed modular synth and keyboard Teenage Engineering announced it was adding modular options to its Pocket Operator line back in January. A month later, the company cited manufacturing issues when it cancelled pre-orders for the 170 analog synth and the 16 keyboard designed to be us...
20:39, 07/08/2019

More than 42K tips in Delphi murder case of 2 teenage girls, cops say Tipsters have flooded a task-force investigating the murders of two Indiana teenage girls with more than 42,000 emails and calls since the case began, Indiana State Police said Monday....
20:13, 05/06/2019

‘I miss my son’: Father reflects on teenage son’s fatal stabbing in Peoria PHOENIX (KPNX) – In an emotional interview with 12 News, the father of the 17-year-old boy who died after being stabbed at a Peoria Circle K Thursday described his son as a good kid with  “so many dreams” he wanted to accomplish. &#...
20:13, 07/06/2019

Spider-Man: Far from Home review – Peter Parker’s teenage kicks Marvel’s cinematic domination enters a new era with this winning, witty offeringThis sequel to 2017’s Spider-Man: Homecoming offers a soft launchpad for the next “phase” of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, tying up loose ends in the wake of Avengers: E...
09:52, 07/07/2019

Heather Mills wins 'record' media libel settlement after phone hacking claim against News Group Newspapers Heather Mills has said she and 90 others have won the highest media libel settlement in British legal history following a claim against News of the World over phone hacking....
12:00, 07/08/2019

Teenage Engineering started a record label for songs made with its synths Teenage Engineering is well-known for doing things its own way. The Stockholm-based synth company's latest project isn't another compact instrument, it's a record label. Teenage Engineering Records will release songs that adhere to onl...
17:52, 05/24/2019

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who fear adults are sleepwalking toward a collapse in the global climate system....
16:52, 05/23/2019

Iraqi Refugee Is Convicted in Germany of Raping and Murdering Teenage Girl The man was sentenced to life in prison for killing the 14-year-old in a case that fueled outrage, particularly on the far right, at the handling of asylum seekers....
12:26, 07/10/2019

Black Mirror Continues the Trend of Making Teenage Girls the Punchline Black Mirror dives into teen stardom with “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too,” an overall OK episode that I’d feel stronger about if it didn’t pair its futuristic tech with an outdated vision of teenage girls.Read more......
04:13, 06/07/2019

A teenage bride finds pleasure inside and outside marriage in the sensuous The Third Wife It’s not uncommon in Asian cinema to depict female oppression—and resilience—through the historical lens of old patriarchal customs. Stories of entrapped concubines and mistresses in existential crisis take on the operatic dimensions of high tragedy;...
21:52, 05/13/2019

Teenage Engineering reveals pocket-sized 'Rick and Morty' synth From launching a record label to helping Panic with its crank-operated handheld game system, Teenage Engineering has had a busy spring. The company has at least one more project in the works. It's teaming up with Rick and Morty co-producer Justi...
22:26, 05/28/2019

Iran secretly executed teenage boys, human rights group says Iran secretly executed two 17-year-old teenagers, said the rights group Amnesty International, which criticized the country for its "utter disdain for international law and the rights of children."...
18:13, 04/30/2019

Teenage girl found shot to death near northern Arizona town CHINO VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office says a 16-year-old girl was found shot to death near Chino Valley. Spokesman Dwight D’Evelyn says the girl was found by officers with a gunshot wound to her head about 5:15 p....
06:13, 06/17/2019

Beto O'Rourke was a teenage member of hacking group Cult of the Dead Cow Democratic presidential candidate’s membership of group that invented the term ‘hacktivism’ may explain much about his approach to politics Beto O’Rourke, the Democratic presidential candidate, belonged as a teenager to the oldest group of computer h...
15:00, 05/01/2019

New Yolo anonymous Q&A app attracts millions of teenage users, has parents wary The new anonymous Q & A app, Yolo, has gained popularity among young Snapchat users but has raised concerns of bullying and privacy among parents.        ...
17:13, 06/18/2019

Teenage migrant mother and premature baby 'held without proper care' in Texas Immigration advocate reports case of mother, 17, and child‘This baby should be in a tube [incubator] with a heart monitor’A migrant teen and her premature baby languished in a Texas border patrol facility after crossing the US-Mexico border, the infa...
12:52, 06/16/2019

And now, a Twitter bot that collects phrases you can sing to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles theme In the mid-‘90s, when consumer internet began spreading to homes across the world—back before corporations figured out how to exert control over every aspect of this technology they could think of—the web was a weird, sometimes wonderful place filled...
18:52, 06/17/2019

Virginia carnival worker confesses to killing two women, one teenage girl, police say A Virginia man who worked in a traveling carnival confessed last week to the murders of two women and one teenage girl in Tennessee and Georgia, police said....
16:13, 05/14/2019

Parents Kill Teenage Daughter In Bengal, Dump Her Body In Ganga: Cops A couple was arrested Saturday for allegedly killing their 16-year-old daughter and dumping her body in the Ganga river as they were against her relationship with a boy, the police said....
04:00, 07/07/2019

Free Fan-Made Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Game Is A Fun Throw-Back Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rescue-Palooza! has it all: Foot Soldiers, the Party Wagon, lesser known mutant antagonists Groundchuck and Dirtbag. And best of all, the fan-made PC game is free to download....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Cape Ann, Mass.: A charming alternative to Cape Cod Just under an hour’s drive from Boston, Cape Ann is a smaller version of Cape Cod, with the same sandy beaches, seaside eateries and colonial history.        ...
01:26, 06/05/2019

Cape Ann, Massachusetts: A charming alternative to Cape Cod Just under an hour’s drive from Boston, Cape Ann is a smaller version of Cape Cod, with the same sandy beaches, seaside eateries and colonial history.        ...
01:26, 06/04/2019

The Jobs That Robots Will Never Be Able To Do The advancement of technology means elimination of human error and an increase in efficiency - so what is stopping us from automating the world around us completely? It is the fact that there are some......
08:13, 05/06/2019

Wikipedia titles you can sing to the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ theme song, tweeted Cartoons have given us a lot over the years. They’ve entertained, they’ve taught us valuable life lessons, but – and most importantly of all – they’ve provided us with some bonafide musical bangers. Just consider the animated X-Men series’ theme song...
21:39, 06/17/2019

Marlon Wayans Defends Teenage Daughter And Calls Out "Ignorance" of Anti-LGBT Comments Marlon Wayans is feeling and sharing the love. The 46-year-old praised his daughter Amai Wayans in a moving Instagram post celebrating Pride Month. Wayans posted a picture of Amai sitting......
04:13, 06/04/2019

Wiki Titles You Can Sing To The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Theme Is Good Twitter In 2014, webcomic XKCD introduced readers to the joy of Wikipedia article titles that can be sung to the tune of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles theme song. Now there’s a Twitter bot spitting out fresh examples on a regular basis, turning e...
21:13, 06/20/2019

Too many men think teenage girls are fair game. That gave Jeffrey Epstein cover | Moira Donegan Epstein is an extreme example of how heterosexual pedophilia is both normalized and often cast as aspirational: the reward for male successJeffrey Epstein may well take a lot of powerful men down with him. A new indictment on sex trafficking and cons...
18:26, 07/10/2019

‘Robots’ Are Not 'Coming for Your Job'—Management Is Listen: ‘Robots’ are not coming for your jobs. I hope we can be very clear here—at this particular point in time, ‘robots’ are not sentient agents capable of seeking out and applying for your job and then landing the gig on its comparatively superior...
17:39, 05/31/2019

MIT’s new AI for robots can ‘feel’ an object just by seeing it Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a brand new AI that can feel objects just by seeing them – and vice versa.  The new AI can predict how it would feel to touch an object, just by loo...
09:39, 06/17/2019

iRobot 2.0: How the company set itself up for its next-gen robots iRobot launched the Roomba S9 and Braava Jet M6 with plans for a lawn mower on deck. It took a lot of IoT, data science, product design, and cloud to make it all happen....
08:52, 05/29/2019

Here's how you can profit from the rise of the robots ROBO Global, the company behind one of the stock market's top robotics-focused exchange-traded funds, just launched a health-care fund to capitalize on a more specific trend in the space....
00:52, 07/15/2019

Why won't we let robots into our homes – and our hearts? Last week, Anki, creator of adorable robots that are part toy, part virtual assistant and part pet, went out of business. “It is with a heavy heart to inform you that Anki has ceased product development and we are no longer manufacturing robot...
19:39, 05/11/2019

The rise of robots-as-a-service Just as cable companies include set-top box costs in their monthly bill, robot makers will sell subscriptionss of hardware/software bundles.Read More...
12:39, 07/01/2019

NASA is testing ‘bee’ robots on the ISS NASA is betting big on the future of space robots. As automated gadgets become more and more advanced, scientists are starting to imagine how robots could not only aid space travelers but perhaps even shoulder some of the load when it comes to variou...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein, accused of sexually abusing teenage girls, surrounded himself with influential network of defenders The alleged sex trafficker, who previously pleaded guilty to soliciting a minor for prostitution, used power, money and charm to make powerful connections....
05:13, 07/10/2019

How a teenage growth spurt helped put England debutant Jofra Archer on fast track to success On Friday at Malahide, England began the most exciting summer in a generation by giving a debut that is almost as hotly-anticipated. Jofra Archer's first steps in international cricket were of particular interest at the southern end of both Barbados ...
12:39, 05/03/2019

Tale of a Bankruptcy Foretold Insys Therapeutics shares fell around 45% on Monday morning after the specialty drug company announced it filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy as it grapples with legal liability stemming from sales of a prescription opioid drug....
17:26, 06/10/2019

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Wants to Be More Than TV Medicine Bruce Miller, the showrunner for Hulu’s adaptation of the dystopian novel by Margaret Atwood, discusses how he wanted Season 3 to be entertaining above all else....
00:00, 06/06/2019

A Tale of Two Yield Curves Investors and Federal Reserve officials watch the gaps between shorter- and longer-term interest rates to gauge the health of the U.S. economy. Right now, the two groups are seeing different things....
14:39, 05/21/2019

Boeing MAX: A Tale of Two Crashes A Wall Street Journal analysis of official interim crash reports shows the parallels between the Boeing MAX accidents in Indonesia and Ethiopia that took 346 lives and led to the world-wide grounding of the fleet....
14:00, 05/15/2019

These 'cathartic' stress robots can take a beating Whether it's a meditation app or looking at puppy videos, much of today's technology focuses on replacing your negative feelings with positive ones. But what if you want to act on all your feelings of anger, sadness and anxiety -- in a heal...
09:39, 05/07/2019

Personal robots won’t catch on until they become more than a novelty Last month, another well-funded social robot startup, Anki, closed its doors for good. And it wasn’t the first. In March, Jibo, which had received $73 million in funding, announced that it was shutting down its servers. Over the past few years, we’ve...
19:13, 06/15/2019

Will robots take my job? No, but they will break it into tiny bits Robots will take our jobs in name only. They are actually fragmenting them in a way that undermines our ability to find full-time work, warns Annalee Newitz...
12:52, 06/26/2019

How bacteria could improve soft robots E. coli is bad when it contaminates your food, but it can actually be good for robots. Scientists say synthetic bacteria could eventually repair a robot, generate energy, or detect chemicals in the environment....
23:52, 06/27/2019

The Robots Want to Steal (the Boring Parts of) Your Job MIT's Erik Brynjolfsson on why the Westworld dystopia is (hopefully) far off and why you should never use a telepresence robot to tell someone they’re dying....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Amazon might start using robots to box your orders A few weeks ago, Amazon said it will be at least 10 years before the company is running fully-automated warehouses. But partial automation is already underway. According to Reuters, Amazon is considering installing two machines at dozens of warehouse...
18:26, 05/13/2019

How to outfox the robots reading your resume There are more resumes to compete against. Here's how to tailor your resume to take advantage of the algorithms that reject and choose candidates....
21:13, 06/18/2019

Walmart's Robots Don't Appear to Be Going Over So Great With All of Its Workers Retail giants are increasingly turning over jobs and tasks performed in the past by human workers to a growing workforce of robots. A new report on this automation of jobs by Walmart says it’s led to a greater sense of tedium and unease among some hu...
12:39, 06/07/2019

Coco Gauff mixed up in Wimbledon doubles controversy as player dumps partner by text for teenage phenom American tennis phenom Coco Gauff has been riding high during Wimbledon, defeating Venus Williams and Magdalena Rybarikova in her first two matches at her first Grand Slam tournament....
01:26, 07/06/2019

A tale of two Trump announcement speeches President Trump announced he was running for office almost exactly four years ago. His 2020 announcement exemplified how dramatically his economic rhetoric has evolved....
12:39, 06/21/2019

A tale of two cities: Why ransomware will just get worse Enlarge / Baltimore, Maryland; Riviera Beach, Florida. Both got ransomware, and the outcomes were... the worst of times, and the worst of times. Earlier this week, the city of Riviera Beach, Florida, faced a $600,000 demand from ransomware operato...
00:00, 06/22/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr – The underdog’s tale Two friends of Andy Ruiz Jr died because of boxing and Anthony Joshua's challenger insists he's willing to do the same The post Andy Ruiz Jr – The underdog’s tale appeared first on Boxing News....
03:26, 05/31/2019

What to expect from Handmaid’s Tale season three The third season of the dark drama begins this month. Its cast and creators reveal what to expectComing hot on the heels of the disturbing real-life rollback of reproductive rights in the States, the award-winning dystopian drama returns this month i...
12:52, 06/04/2019

‘Tough results' tell a tale of 2 Subarus In the U.S., it's a company on a decade-long winning streak. Globally, the latest fiscal year was marred by recalls, quality woes and shrinking profits....
06:26, 05/13/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale Could Be So Much Better. But First It Has to Leave Its Star Behind There is a common misperception that Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale ended its powerful, if saggy, first season on the very last page of Margaret Atwood’s novel: The secret police loads Offred (played in the TV series by Elisabeth Moss) ...
07:13, 06/27/2019

Robots for the elderly must be designed with care and respect Many countries around the world have ageing populations and a growing prevalence of dementia. Japan, in particular, is a “super-ageing” society, with a population getting older faster than anywhere else in the world due to long life expectancy and lo...
23:52, 07/06/2019

Astronauts, not robots, essential to getting answers on the moon The scientific legacy of the Apollo program, including the first manned mission to the moon, is considerable. But there's a lot lunar scientists still aren't sure of -- questions unanswered and models in need of tweaks....
11:26, 06/24/2019

MIT algorithm helps robots guess where humans are going next Automation is increasingly a reality in the workforce, and that means robots working alongside humans. But there's a problem: robots are often lousy at predicting where humans are going, leading them to either freeze up or risk collisions with t...
08:52, 06/13/2019

Jumping ant robots use teamwork to overcome obstacles If you've ever marveled at a team of ants working together to carry a huge morsel of food or navigate around objects, you've seen how effective a collective intelligence made up of simple individual units can be....
16:39, 07/11/2019

These Lego Star Wars Droids Might Be the Toy Robots Everyone's Been Looking For Consumer-focused robots have been having a bit of a hard time in recent years. Just last week, Anki, maker of the adorable Cozmo and Vector bots, was the latest robot maker to go under as consumers hesitated to spend $250 on an automaton that didn’t ...
11:00, 05/04/2019

Fiction: Love, Sex and Robots Collide in a New Ian McEwan Novel “Machines Like Me” asks if synthetic humans could spark enlightenment or ease pain — and whether it’s a good idea to invent stuff that could eat your lunch....
20:39, 05/01/2019

Robots are breaking out of their cages on the factory floor, and here's what they are doing As companies aim to increase production, the demand for large-scale industrial robots is accelerating. Yet their interactivity with co-workers could introduce the possibility of injury. One company is planning to change that....
23:13, 06/10/2019

Robots may be delivering your Domino's pizza Domino's announced Monday it is teaming with robotics company Nuro for a pilot program in Houston later this year.       ...
16:26, 06/17/2019

Nazis, Robots, and Rage: The Westworld III Trailer Is Here It feels like we’ve been waiting forever to see what’s next for Westworld and though a brief, tantalizing tease was given a few months back, there’s now much, much more.Read more......
01:52, 07/21/2019

The Big Difference Between Westworld's New Robots and Old Ones Isn't Just Skin Deep Westworld isn’t due back until 2020, and we’ll definitely be getting more details Saturday when it takes over Comic Con’s Hall H (of which we’ll be in attendance), but some new information has already been released, including details about the new fl...
00:52, 07/19/2019

| WATCH: Nasa to send flying robots to ISS Two special robots called 'Astrobees' will be sent to space to help astronauts carry out chores and experiments on board the International Space Station....
12:00, 05/11/2019

NASA is designing flexible robots that could go to Mars Robots and space exploration go hand-in-hand, so it’s no surprise that NASA is on the forefront of experimental new robotics technologies that could be used during missions to other planets. The group’s rovers and robotic landers have proven incredib...
22:52, 05/09/2019

Recycling Centers Roll Out AI-Trained Robots Recycling facilities are deploying artificial-intelligence-guided robots, which can sort streams of waste more quickly and accurately than human workers....
12:26, 07/05/2019

Delivery robots will soon be allowed on Washington sidewalks Washington has become the eighth state to greenlight the use of delivery robots on sidewalks and crosswalks. Governor Jay Inslee signed the bill yesterday, following support from Starship Technologies, which specializes in autonomous last-mile and lo...
16:39, 05/01/2019

Want to build robots and invent stuff? Here's where to start Ever wanted to design and build machines instead of buying them? Start here, with Hannah Joshua’s 10-part series that aims to give you all the skills to make a robot and much more...
15:26, 05/06/2019

The sad tale of the US Navy's surplus military dolphins From the archive: In 1994, the US Navy marine mammal service was downsizing its operation. Here's the sorry tale of what happened to the surplus military dolphins...
22:39, 06/26/2019

Why Gayle King is frightened by 'The Handmaid's Tale' Gayle King is such a fan of "The Handmaid's Tale" that she's interrupted complete strangers on the street to recommend the drama as the "best show on TV."...
22:26, 06/05/2019

Josh Norman ran with the bulls and lived to tell the tale Josh Norman has taken summer vacationing to an insane level. This week, the Washington Redskins cornerback took part in the running of the bulls, an annual tradition that takes place in Pamplona, Spain. In a video, Norman is shown leaping over a bull...
00:13, 07/12/2019

'The Handmaid's Tale' feels the weight of its timeliness "The Handmaid's Tale" isn't the best TV show ever, although it's plenty good. But it's hard to think of a series that has been better calibrated to tap into the zeitgeist and unease of its cultural and political moment....
22:39, 06/03/2019

Sympathy for the devil: how The Handmaid's Tale finally goes too far In the third season of the dystopian drama, the writers are asking us to feel empathy for villainous characters, a final straw for a show that’s already outstayed its welcomeEven if you haven’t personally seen The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu’s dystopian re...
09:13, 06/05/2019

A Plague Tale: Innocence review – who let the rats out A tale of two 12th-century French children confronting an ever more malevolent and verminous world casts a beguiling spellA Plague Tale: Innocence opens on a scene of idyllic playfulness: a teenage girl, Amicia, walking her dog through an autumnal fo...
11:26, 06/03/2019

A sweet tale: the son who reinvented sugar to help diabetic dad The natural substitute helps diabetics, combats obesity and tackles climate change Javier Larragoiti was 18 when his father was diagnosed with diabetes. The teenager had just started a degree in chemical engineering in Mexico City. So he dedicated hi...
09:39, 05/28/2019

Thug jailed after googling ways to kill unborn baby before recruiting cousin to attack teenage pregnant lover to cause miscarriage An expectant father and the relative he recruited to kill his unborn child by forcing laundry detergent down his pregnant teenage lover's throat have been jailed for a total of 21 years....
20:00, 07/08/2019

How Amazon Cloned a Neighborhood to Test Its Delivery Robots Amazon used cameras, lidar, and aerial photography to build a highly detailed digital map of a Seattle suburb, where it is testing Scout, its delivery robot....
13:52, 06/14/2019

These tiny robots tackle tasks in groups, just like insects On its own, a single ant can only accomplish so much, but you toss it into the mix with a couple hundred of its peers and suddenly the capabilities of the group are exponentially greater than the sum of its parts. Could the same be true of robots? So...
06:00, 07/12/2019

Robots to install telescopes to peer into cosmos from the moon As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in 50 years, a NASA-funded lab in Colorado aims to send robots there to deploy telescopes that will look far into our galaxy, remotely operated by orbiting astronauts....
14:00, 07/15/2019

Bike and Snake: Meet the robots that will keep Norway's gas flowing A magnetic robot resembling a mini quad bike and a four meter snake-like machine are among the new tools that Norway, Europe's second-largest gas exporter after Russia, says will help cut maintenance time at its gas plants and keep supplies flowing....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Algorithm tells robots where nearby humans are headed In 2018, researchers at MIT and the auto manufacturer BMW were testing ways in which humans and robots might work in close proximity to assemble car parts. In a replica of a factory floor setting, the team rigged up a robot on rails, designed to deli...
15:00, 06/11/2019

Rise of robots could eliminate 20M manufacturing jobs by 2030 The rise of robots, artificial intelligence, energy storage, automation and machine learning could eliminate 20 million manufacturing jobs by 2030, a new study by Oxford Economics found....
22:39, 06/27/2019

iRobot unveils Roomba s9+ and Braava jet m6 robots that clean together iRobot has launched two new robots, the Roomba s9+ robot vacuum cleaner and the Braava jet m6 robot mop, that can clean sequentially as a team.Read More...
09:52, 05/29/2019

'Love, Death and Robots' gets a second season on Netflix with a new director Netflix announced today that its out-there, adult-oriented animated anthology series Love, Death and Robots will be coming back for another season. The show's second go-round will be helmed by supervising director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, best known...
05:00, 06/11/2019

LG's custom chip is made to power AI in appliances and robots For the last few years LG has been pushing integration of AI features in all kinds of products with its ThinQ brand, and now it's designed custom hardware to enable on-device AI processing in "future robot vacuum cleaners, washing machines, refr...
08:26, 05/17/2019

Bad news, journalists: Robots are writing really good headlines now Journalism is hard. Hours of research and writing culminate with publishing a piece with little more than blind faith that it’ll be well-received. Most aren’t. And for those that flop, it’s typically the headline we start with when trying to diagnose...
04:00, 05/17/2019

The Robots Are Coming for Our Jobs, Seller of Automation Equipment Says Sometimes the pitch-perfect example that just totally proves your argument falls directly into your lap approximately two days after you need it to.Read more......
20:00, 06/06/2019

Robots To Take Over 20 Million Jobs, Worsening Inequality: Study Robots are expected to take over some 20 million manufacturing jobs worldwide by 2030, extending a trend of worsening social inequality while boosting overall economic output, a new study shows....
04:26, 06/26/2019

Amazon's warehouse robots won't replace humans for at least a decade Are you worried your job is going to be taken by a robot? You needn't be if you work for Amazon, which has dismissed the idea of fully-automated warehouses becoming a reality any time soon. According to Amazon's director of robotics fulfilm...
13:39, 05/02/2019

‘We’re not robots’: Uber and Lyft drivers protest in San Francisco Uber and Lyft drivers staged demonstrations in major cities nationwide May 8. Drivers in San Francisco demanded more compensation as ride-hailing companies go public....
07:52, 05/09/2019

5 of the smartest people in AI teamed up to make awesome robots An all-star team consisting of five of the brightest minds in AI today revealed the launch of Robust.AI, a new startup devoted to revolutionizing the robotics industry. According to a job posting on the company’s website, the company intends to creat...
04:52, 06/06/2019

Simpler, air-powered soft robots could help with space exploration Soft robots promise a kinder, gentler approach to automation, but they're frequently hamstrung by complexity, costs and the need for wires. Thankfully, Harvard researchers have found a way to simplify matters. They've developed a softrobo...
11:52, 06/02/2019

Study: Social robots can benefit hospitalized children A new study demonstrates, for the first time, that “social robots” used in support sessions held in pediatric units at hospitals can lead to more positive emotions in sick children. Many hospitals host interventions in pediatric units, where child...
06:52, 06/26/2019

Anki, Maker of Adorable Robots That Don't Do All That Much, Abruptly Shuts Down Robotics company Anki, the manufacturer of an adorable line of tiny home robots like Cozmo and its bigger brother, the $250 Vector, has unexpectedly and abruptly folded, Recode reported on Monday.Read more......
06:26, 04/30/2019

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, kicked off Thursday in Australia with robot teams from 30 countries vying in events including soccer, ...
22:52, 07/04/2019

With Brad and Leo, Tarantino debuts a fairy tale in Cannes Twenty-five years after premiering ‘Pulp Fiction’ in Cannes, Quentin Tarantino debuted ‘Once Upon a Time in ... Hollywood,’ with Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt, at the French film festival...
03:39, 05/22/2019

Hey, Handmaid's Tale, I Have Some Questions About This Body Horror Thing The latest episode of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale sent the Waterfords to Washington, as they negotiate for the return of June’s baby and grapple with a new and harsher side of Gilead. The episode is filled with on-the-nose—or rather, just under-the-no...
08:13, 06/27/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale revisits old territory in good ways and bad Janine, a woman driven to a place of sweetness and singular focus by extreme hardship and physical and psychological abuse, seems to vibrate in place. She’s guileless, all raw emotion and pure need, with so much love pouring forth that to look at her...
20:52, 06/12/2019

New book reveals the tragic tale of a forgotten poet In a brilliant work of literary resuscitation, Lucasta Miller explores Landon's forgotten poetry and vigorously challenges the legacy of "lies and evasions" surrounding her, says Claire Harman...
16:26, 05/16/2019

How to watch Handmaid's Tale online: stream season three from anywhere Everyone's favourite Margaret Atwood book turned TV series is back and more dramatic than ever! OK, that is quite a niche category but considering just how gripping season three has been so far, we feel that it is an absolute must to watch Handm...
14:13, 07/19/2019

In The Handmaid’s Tale’s third season premiere, a wall or two comes tumbling down There have been moments of revolt throughout The Handmaid’s Tale. Over the course of two seasons, we’ve seen moments of defiance both personal (June’s choice to have sex with Nick for pleasure, a reclamation of control over her own body shared betwee...
18:00, 06/05/2019

The Dramatic History of the Normans: A Tale of Medieval Conquest History is full of stories that will grip you like a modern page-turner novel, but only a few can do it as easily as the tale of the Normans.  ...
01:52, 07/08/2019

How Björk Brought Her Sci-Fi, Feminist Fairy Tale to Life “Cornucopia,” the iconoclastic artist’s new live extravaganza at the Shed, features a 50-member choir, seven flutists and music describing a feminine, hopeful future....
23:00, 05/08/2019

'We all have Hoop Dreams': Bittersweet tale of first 'reality TV show' When Dwyane Wade was a 12-year-old shooting jumpers on the playgrounds of Chicago, a movie came out that would help navigate him through his future Hall of Fame career....
16:52, 05/04/2019

The compelling tale of how climate change denial came to grip the US The Drilled podcast reveals how money and politics in the US beat science to create climate change denial – and how the nation could rewrite its future...
19:13, 04/28/2019

A tale of two cities’ housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the situation has developed into a full-blown housing crisis....
23:00, 07/04/2019

A tale of two “inside-out” VR headsets: The $400 Oculus Rift S, $600 HP Reverb Enlarge / The $600 HP Reverb (left) and $400 Oculus Rift S (right). By the end of 2019, many major VR headset manufacturers seem poised to launch a new "statement" product for PCs. This month sees two such headsets reach store shelves: the Oculus ...
15:13, 05/11/2019

Holy and unholy waters: a tale of two Indian rivers While the Ganges is sacred but heavily polluted, the Chambal’s ‘cursed’ but pristine waters have proved a blessing for localsCold-blooded gharials, a crocodile-like species unique to south Asia, catch the last of the day’s warmth as a setting sun pai...
10:52, 05/13/2019

Revolution takes too long to arrive on The Handmaid’s Tale Hulu’s trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale season three promises that we’ll “witness the birth of a revolution.” The website explains that the season is “driven by June’s resistance to the dystopian regime of Gilead and her struggle to strike back agains...
19:26, 05/29/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s NBA Finals tale makes him one of a kind TORONTO — The NBA Finals have been a tale of two free-agent superstar forwards — only one of whom has enhanced his legacy and zoomed into status as NBA’s best player. Though Kevin Durant has yet to play or talk to the media and has barely showed his ...
23:00, 06/08/2019

Rapinoe and Henry: a tale of two leaders defines USA's win over France While the American looked calm before Friday’s quarter-final, her French counterpart was grim-faced. That contrast continued on to the fieldAmandine Henry, the decorated France captain, came out of the locker room before Friday’s World Cup quarter-fi...
04:13, 06/29/2019

When They See Us review – Netflix's gut-wrenching tale of the Central Park Five Ava DuVernay pulls no punches in this urgent, astonishing retelling of an assault case that opened a window on injustice in AmericaDirector Ava DuVernay doesn’t spend long establishing the normality of the lives of young teenagers Kevin Richardson, A...
11:52, 05/31/2019

Tiny vibration-powered robots could repair your body from the inside There are many challenges to developing robots that could operate within your body, not the least of which is finding a power source -- you can't exactly strap a big battery on them. That might not be an issue thanks to Georgia Tech researchers...
02:13, 07/17/2019

Weird new type of magnetic liquid could be used to control soft robots A strange liquid magnet full of iron nanoparticles can change its shape in a magnetic field, and it may eventually be used to make wireless, moving soft robots...
22:26, 07/18/2019

Young New Yorkers bring robots, and a glimpse of the future, to UN Headquarters Tiny balls moved along a series of automated Lego robots, as young students from New York explained to United Nations staff the inner-workings of simple motors and engineering. ...
23:39, 06/12/2019

Boxing with giants: Italy's packing robots are not just cardboard cutouts Amazon's new recruit comes from a medieval walled town in central Italy and can box and seal at least 600 items of different shapes and sizes every hour. Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week....
21:52, 06/28/2019

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you caught in the teaser. The clip shows a future city where the park robots have slipped into human so...
02:52, 07/21/2019

Synthetic fiber 'muscles' could lead to brawny robots and prosthetics Most attempts at giving robots muscles tend to be heavy, slow or both. Scientists might finally have a solution that's both light and nimble, though. They've developed fibers that can serve as artificial muscles for robots while remaining...
05:52, 07/15/2019

Dream of Ubiquitous Social Robots Still Aren't Coming True Hopes that the tech industry was on the cusp of rolling personal robots into homes are dimming now that several once-promising consumer robotics companies have shut down....
16:13, 05/01/2019

Robots, war, climate: is apocalyptic rhetoric dangerous for Democratic candidates? Critics say that warnings of impacts of automation, nuclear catastrophe and environmental collapse outlined by several candidates are not politically helpful, and even dangerousRobots replace truckers, sparking a protest movement that snowballs into ...
08:13, 05/02/2019

| Ronaldo takes on robots and aliens in comic book series Cristiano Ronaldo may be known more for his superhuman scoring skills but the Portuguese star has now created a comic book series where he turns into a superhero...
20:52, 05/04/2019

| Robots edge closer to unloading trucks in Amazon-era milestone As FedEx and United Parcel Service beef up automation to keep pace with surging e-commerce and a potential threat from Amazon.com, they’ve been stumped at a crucial stage: loading and unloading trucks....
06:00, 05/06/2019

Nils Nilsson, 86, Dies; Scientist Helped Robots Find Their Way He was part of a Stanford team whose work in artificial intelligence has found its way into smartphones, Siri and other hallmarks of the algorithmic age....
18:13, 04/28/2019

NASA is designing flexible robots that could find a home on Mars Robots and space exploration go hand-in-hand, so it’s no surprise that NASA is on the forefront of experimental new robotics technologies that could be used during missions to other planets. The group’s rovers and robotic landers have pro...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Google wants to make the 25-year-old robots.txt protocol an internet standard Google’s main business has been search, and now it wants to make a core part of it an internet standard. The internet giant has outlined plans to turn robots exclusion protocol (REP) — better known as robots.txt — into an internet standard after 25 y...
10:26, 07/02/2019

'Things are changing so fast': the benefits and dangers of robots in the UK workplace Politicians, trade unionists and experts have set out to learn more about the new industrial landscape“We are under the threat of closure all the time,” says Andrew Peters without a hint of fear in his voice.As though repeating himself for the hundre...
14:26, 06/30/2019

MIT researchers taught robots to link senses like sight and touch MIT researchers at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have created a predictive AI that allows robots to link multiple senses in much the same way humans do. “While our sense of touch gives us a channel to feel the physical ...
03:00, 06/18/2019

The fight against childhood blindness could lead to eagle-eyed robots Imparting vision upon machines has been a massive, multi-decade undertaking by the scientific community. And while the acuity of today's state-of-the-art computer systems can match or exceed a human's high-resolution optical anatomy, traini...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Robots conduct daily health inspections of schoolchildren in China Thousands of preschools in China are using robots to give students heath checks. Each morning they examine pupils looking for signs of contagious diseases...
13:39, 05/23/2019

Ford tests package-carrying robots for driverless delivery Ford would like to deploy Digit delivery robots as early as 2021, alongside the planned introduction of its autonomous vehicle fleets to ferry people and packages around the clock....
14:39, 05/22/2019

Walmart has unleashed an army of robots in stores, with mixed results Some workers feel devalued. Customers are sometimes startled by the machines — some even kick them. And the robots themselves can be brittle, clumsy and easily baffled....
23:39, 06/06/2019

Nano-robots and VR for refugees: EPSRC 2019 winners – in pictures An image of a Syrian refugee using virtual reality to help researchers design a shelter has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 national science photography competition organised by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). Th...
14:26, 06/03/2019

As Walmart turns to robots, it’s the human workers who feel like machines Some workers at the retail titan's superstores said they had expected the robots would take their jobs one day. But they hadn't expected this strange middle period, during which they'd have to work alongside brittle, clumsy and easily confused machin...
18:26, 06/06/2019

Robert Downey Jr. launches a coalition to clean up the earth using AI and robots Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man may have met his end in the Marvel cinematic universe, but the movie star wants to keep doing things that one might associate with his on-screen persona, genius billionaire Tony Stark. The actor announced that he’s launch...
10:13, 06/06/2019

MIT CSAIL’s AI system lets wearers control robots with their biceps Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) describe a system that lets wearers control robots with arm muscles.Read More...
20:13, 05/22/2019

Amazon’s one-day delivery service depends on the work of thousands of robots This week, Amazon unveiled a new warehouse robot named Pegasus. The suitcase-sized robot is used to sort packages at dozens of the company's sprawling distribution centers....
18:26, 06/07/2019

Facebook Research is developing touchy-feely curious robots As a social media platform with global reach, Facebook leans extensively on its artificial intelligence and machine-learning systems to keep the site online and harmful content off it (at least, some of the time). Following its announcement at the st...
17:52, 05/20/2019

Ford wants to use walking robots to help self-driving cars deliver packages Auto giant Ford is teaming up with a robotics company to create an autonomous robot that works with self-driving cars to deliver packages.        ...
19:26, 05/22/2019

Why putting googly eyes on robots makes them inherently less threatening At the start of 2019, supermarket chain Giant Food Stores announced it would begin operating customer assisting robots -- collectively dubbed Marty -- in 172 locations across the East Coast. These autonomous machines may navigate their respective sto...
19:39, 05/22/2019

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforce?Read More...
03:39, 06/08/2019

Forget rampant killer robots: AI’s real danger is far more insidious AI isn’t going to crush us underfoot, but it does harbour a threat that makes Terminator look innocent: entrenching human biases and turning them against us...
17:26, 05/30/2019

The Hot Zone makes for a fine thriller and cautionary tale, and every so often works as both In a sense, there’s no way that The Hot Zone could avoid being somewhat anticlimactic. As anyone alive to read this can personally attest, the population of the United States was not decimated by a 1989 outbreak of the Ebola virus. That’s the threat ...
10:52, 05/28/2019

Why Christopher Meloni joined the dark world of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ CHRISTOPHER Meloni has segued from “Happy!” to the dystopian bleakness of “The Handmaid’s Tale.” Wednesday’s episode of the Hulu drama series, entitled “Household,” introduces Meloni’s alter-ego, Commander George Winslow, one of Gilead’s most powerfu...
02:39, 06/26/2019

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ star Ann Dowd: Aunt Lydia is not the villain Ann Dowd doesn’t care if you see her “Handmaid’s Tale” character, Aunt Lydia, as a wicked force of evil. “I never thought of her as a villain — so I never thought to look elsewhere,” the Emmy winner tells The Post....
06:52, 06/06/2019

The real-life tale behind Thiessen and Smith's book Tiffani Amber Thiessen and husband Brady Smith reveal what inspired their new children's book, "You're Missing It." (May 9)        ...
19:00, 05/09/2019

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ star on Christopher Meloni casting: ‘I nearly died’ The man who played one of New York’s favorite TV cops for 12 seasons, the gruff yet compassionate Elliot Stabler of “Law & Order,” has taken up another sort of law enforcement role on Hulu’s jarring adaptation “The Handm...
06:52, 06/06/2019

The Handmaid's Tale heads for the nation's capital aboard the Too Much Express Every episode of The Handmaid’s Tale looks great, but even by that standard, this is an episode that stands out. It is stunning. This is, visually speaking, an incredibly accomplished episode of television. The monuments are staggering. The ridiculou...
20:13, 06/26/2019

Kylie Jenner Throws The Handmaid's Tale-Themed Party Praise be? On Saturday, Kylie Jenner threw her friends a viewing party for season three of The Handmaid's Tale, which doubled as a pre-gaming 22nd birthday celebration for longtime......
00:26, 06/10/2019

The Handmaid's Tale recap: season three, episode one – is that hope we're feeling? There’s revolution brewing in Gilead as the dystopian drama returns with a surprisingly optimistic opener. It’s almost enough to make you punch the air Spoiler alert: this recap is for people watching The Handmaid’s Tale, series three, on Channel 4 i...
11:52, 06/10/2019

She's Free: Alexis Bledel on Her Handmaid's Tale Journey Towards Healing With a calming exhale, Alexis Bledel lets an emotional day of work fall away. Well, a controlled breath and some 1990s music. Meditation and familiar music have become part of a self-care......
15:52, 06/12/2019

New season of 'Handmaid's Tale' not meant to be 'torture to watch,' creator says With its chilling portrait of a patriarchal dictatorship where women are routinely raped, mutilated and forcibly separated from their children, "The Handmaid's Tale" has sometimes proved tough to stomach....
14:26, 06/05/2019

The Dream review – a podcast tale of how firms manipulate our brains A shocking podcast tells the story of how poor people are being exploited by new kinds of companies that have turned the insights of cognitive science on them...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Theater of Dreams: A Tale of Boom and Bust at the Plaza Hotel Reviewing Julie Satow’s “The Plaza,” Tina Brown dishes on the socialites, tycoons and charlatans who made and lost fortunes and reputations at the storied hotel....
11:13, 05/31/2019

A Tale of Murder, Revenge and a Canadian Immigrant Dream Gone Wrong Vancouver is riveted by the murder trial of a Chinese immigrant, accused of killing his wealthy relative. The story pulls together many strands of recent changes in the city....
18:52, 06/01/2019

Elizabeth Holmes: The hypnotic tale of the rise and fall of Theranos Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes built a $10 billion company on the promise of a miracle blood test. But it didn’t work. A new film, The Inventor, follows the fallout...
19:13, 04/28/2019

Malick's tale of conscientious objector divides Cannes critics A World War Two drama by U.S. director Terrence Malick is proving one of the Cannes film festival's most divisive premieres yet, with some critics hailing a cinema master at the top of his game and one calling it "a big swing and a miss"....
01:13, 05/21/2019

K-pop band NU'EST returns with full line-up, fairy tale-inspired EP K-pop boy band NU'EST dropped its new EP, Happily Ever After, on Monday, its first record with its full five-member lineup in nearly three years....
17:52, 04/29/2019

'Things could get so much worse': inside the Handmaid’s Tale’s darkest season yet Its latest episode featured one of its most sickening images to date – but, argue the show’s stars and creators, the drama only reflects an increasingly disturbing America‘I have a very high tolerance for things that are dark and brutal,” says Elisab...
16:13, 07/15/2019

Tucked review – moving tale of a dying drag queen Derren Nesbitt is terrific as an ageing club performer who rescues a young singer from homophobic attackersAn ageing drag queen gets a diagnosis of terminal cancer and makes a new friend in this touching, unexpectedly funny end-of-life drama set in B...
17:52, 05/16/2019

Tree that inspired Dr. Seuss tale ‘The Lorax’ falls in California He spoke for the trees, for the trees have no tongues. The Monterey Cypress thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss’ tree-hugging classic, “The Lorax,” has fallen in its plot at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, Calif. San Diego P...
23:52, 06/17/2019

The Handmaid's Tale season three trailer – June takes on Gilead! In the first look at the return of the award-winning dystopian drama, we witness the birth of the resistance – and find out what happened to June’s babyBlessed be the fruit. The trailer for season three of award-winning drama The Handmaid’s Tale has ...
22:26, 05/01/2019

Why Elisabeth Moss' June "Breaks Bad" in The Handmaid's Tale Season 3 So, you watched The Handmaid's Tale season two finale and took issue when the story decisions. Elisabeth Moss gets it. "There's no way she could've left Hannah, that's......
01:13, 06/06/2019

Panama election hopefuls court poor in tale of two societies Panama elects a new president on Sunday who will inherit Latin America's fastest-growing economy and rising pressure to reduce inequality in the financial hub that straddles two oceans....
14:52, 05/02/2019

Bitcoin Billionaires by Ben Mezrich review – the tale of the Winklevoss twins Coders, cocktails and a bank heist in reverse – the brothers who sued Mark Zuckerberg and hit bitcoin boom timeIf you have seen The Social Network, you will remember the Winklevoss twins: tall, preppy Harvard students (both played by Armie Hammer) wh...
11:39, 05/16/2019

Hermanos Rodriguez: The tragic tale of Mexico's greatest F1 drivers When Sergio Perez takes to the track at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, the eyes of the world won't be on him but, should everything go to plan, a few places further forward on the grid....
22:39, 04/28/2019

The Handmaid's Tale recap: season three, episode five – breathtakingly horrific June’s fury bubbles over, Serena takes a crucial trip out of Gilead and Luke sobs for his old life. My heart was in my throat the whole hourSpoiler alert: this recap is for people watching The Handmaid’s Tale, series three, on Channel 4 in the UK.Jun...
13:52, 07/08/2019

The Handmaid's Tale Sacrifices Some of Its Brutal Reality for Hope in Season 3 There’s a moment in The Handmaid’s Tale’s third season when Aunt Lydia comes up to June and issues a stern warning: “Don’t be clever. There are consequences when you’re clever.” That’s no longer true, at least not as much as it used to be.Read more.....
01:00, 05/30/2019

US Navy tests underwater robots that recharge by eating fish faeces The US Navy has built a device for charging underwater robots that gets its energy by digesting fish faeces and other organic matter on the sea floor...
15:39, 05/02/2019

CORRECTED-Boxing with giants: Italy's packing robots are not just cardboard cutouts Amazon's new recruit comes from a medieval walled town in central Italy and can box and seal at least 600 items of different shapes and sizes every hour. Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week....
00:26, 07/06/2019

This video shows the impressive tech behind robots walking on rough terrain While robots taking a tumble is pretty funny, watching how these humanoid machines figure out how to walk autonomously without falling is absolutely fascinating. In a new video, the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC) showcased a...
21:39, 07/05/2019

The robots are definitely coming and will make the world a more unequal place | John Naughton New studies show that the latest wave of automation will make the world’s poor poorer. But big tech will be even richerSo the robots are coming for our jobs, are they? Yawn. That’s such an old story. Goes back to Elizabeth I and the stocking frame, i...
09:39, 06/30/2019

6 surprising ways robots (and their anuses) are helping people live and work How many times in the past week do you think your life was affected by a robot? Unless you have a robot vacuum cleaner, you might say that robots had no real impact on your life. But you’re wrong. Let’s take a look at some of the ways robots are bein...
16:52, 05/14/2019

I spent a day eating food cooked by robots in America's tech capital Vivian Ho befriended an electronic arm and grappled with a defunct tea maker during a trip through Silicon ValleyAround the world, an industry has emerged around automating food service through robotics, raising questions about job security and mass ...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Reconstruction and robots: can Tokyo 2020 live up to 1964’s Olympic legacy? The Japanese capital’s futuristic first Games in 1964 set a dazzlingly high bar it will struggle to reach next yearロボットと復興:東京2020大会は1964年の東京オリンピックを上回れるかThere is a simple riposte to anyone who doubts an Olympics can truly transform a city: Tokyo. When...
14:13, 06/11/2019

YouTuber known for 'shitty robots' turns Tesla Model 3 into pickup truck Why wait on Elon Musk to deliver your perfect vehicle when you can just make one yourself? YouTuber and inventor Simone Giertz needed a truck to carry materials for her creations, but didn't want a gas-guzzling pickup. So the 28-year-old robotic...
19:39, 06/18/2019

A40 plane crash: teenage passenger says he and family are 'very lucky' to have survived A teenager saved from the burning wreckage of a plane that crashed onto a dual carriageway has thanked his rescuers and said he and his family are "very lucky people"....
01:52, 05/14/2019

Pete Rose’s tale of giving Joe DiMaggio a shower in Vietnam is wild Pete Rose and Joe DiMaggio once spent 23 days touring Vietnam together, and to say the trip brought two of baseball’s most acclaimed hitters closer together is an understatement. On Tuesday’s appearance with Mike Francesa, Rose recounted ...
00:39, 06/06/2019

Nick's Secret Past Rocks June's World on The Handmaid's Tale It's been a minute since June (Elisabeth Moss) saw Nick (Max Minghella), her baby daddy and one-time ally. Since his involvement in getting Nichole out of Gilead, Nick's barely been on The......
17:52, 06/25/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale puts the excellent Yvonne Strahovski in muddied waters Here’s a thing that just about everyone who watches this show will presumably agree on: Yvonne Strahovski is very good at her job. Here’s another: The uniform for the wives is a lovely color. Thus endeth the consensus on Serena Joy....
23:26, 06/05/2019

Aaron Judge cautionary tale won’t keep Pete Alonso from Home Run Derby WASHINGTON — Pete Alonso wants to swing for the fences in Cleveland this summer, if he gets the opportunity. The Mets slugger told The Post on Tuesday he would welcome an invitation to participate in MLB’s annual Home Run Derby during All-Star week. ...
03:26, 05/15/2019

Who Can Adopt These Navajo Children? A Tale of Two Mothers and a Bitter Constitutional Fight Is a law meant to protect the best interests of Native American children based on the child’s tribal ties or on race? A federal appeals court is deciding whether to strike it down....
11:39, 06/05/2019

A Plague Tale Innocence Review: A game that will be spoken in the same breath as Hellblade Plague Tale: Innocence is the latest title from Asobo Games that pits you and your stomach against endless swarms of bloody thirsty rats in Medieval France with nothing but a slingshot and the power of holding hands....
04:26, 05/14/2019

Mark Haddon’s Porpoise Is an Epic Hero’s Tale Buoyed by Its Heroines The Porpoise opens with action. The new novel from Mark Haddon, whose 2003 hit The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time was the basis for a Tony-winning play, begins with Maja, pregnant wife of the superwealthy Philippe, going down in a smal...
12:52, 06/13/2019

Kylie Jenner facing backlash for 'Handmaid's Tale'-themed party Kylie Jenner threw a "Handmaid's Tale"-themed party for friends over the weekend, which some of her followers are calling "tone-deaf" and "embarrassing."...
19:13, 06/11/2019

Another Brazen Trump Administration Corruption Tale, Courtesy of Elaine Chao It is another week in Trump’s America, which means it’s time for another story of our government’s transformation into a piggy bank for rich, corrupt assholes. The New York Times published a detailed examination today of the connections between Trans...
20:39, 06/03/2019

On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous Is a Daring Tale of Queer Love and Pain Ocean Vuong read from his poetry at the Los Angeles public library two years ago. I was onstage with him as his interviewer, and what struck me about Vuong was his marvelous combination of vulnerability and strength. His frame is petite, his voice al...
13:52, 06/06/2019

A tale of two Adam Goodes films: docos on AFL legend put racism in big picture The Final Quarter and The Australian Dream screen at the Sydney and Melbourne film festivals respectivelyIf you were somehow unaware of Adam Goodes’ stature in Australian rules football, the sudden proliferation of documentaries about him ought to cu...
07:52, 05/30/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale comes to life in Alabama. Women must heed the warning | Zoe Williams The ludicrous indictment of Marshae Jones for the manslaughter of her unborn child is an extreme example of a disturbing patternMarshae Jones was five months pregnant when another woman, Ebony Jemison, shot her in the stomach, in an Alabama town call...
12:26, 07/02/2019

Colbert thinks Alabama's new viral marketing campaign for The Handmaid's Tale is going a little far It’s been a bad week in America—which is to say, it’s been a bad couple of years in America, and this week saw that badness manifest in one of its most obviously upsetting forms—as a number of states, including Alabama, Mississippi, Ohio, and Georgia...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Maria Sharapova still struggling to finish her tale of redemption | Tumaini Carayol The former World No 1 has struggled with injuries and controversy in recent years, but will head to Wimbledon believing her story is not over yetFifteen years ago, Maria Sharapova arrived at Wimbledon and produced one of the biggest tennis stories in...
13:39, 06/23/2019

No, Big Little Lies, Stranger Things, and The Handmaid's Tale Did Not Get Snubbed by the 2019 Emmys Don't get yourself too worked up just yet! You may not have been able to spot Stranger Things, Big Little Lies, or The Handmaid's Tale--three of the biggest shows of the......
23:26, 07/16/2019

Black Mirror and The Handmaid's Tale headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
14:00, 06/08/2019

Review: ‘A Plague Tale’ Is the Most Gripping, Harrowing Game You’ll Play This Year The first thing you should know about A Plague Tale: Innocence is that, very early on, a dog is going to die. Set in 1348 in France, A Plague Tale opens with Amicia—the player character—exploring the forest with her father, Robert de Run...
19:00, 05/21/2019

‘Wild Rose’ is the rare rising-star tale that blooms without melodrama “Who’s ever heard of a country singer from Glasgow?” So says Rose-Lynn (Jessie Buckley, “Chernobyl”) of herself, despairingly, in “Wild Rose,” a unique and gritty spin on the rising-star genre. Singer/actor Buckley, a former BBC talent sh...
12:00, 06/20/2019

The Handmaid's Tale's Ann Dowd Says 'Put Your Phone Down and Protest' New Anti-Abortion Laws The Handmaid’s Tale has entered its third season—and is starting to feel more like a plausible warning than a dystopian nightmare, as more states, like Georgia, continue to sign laws restricting access to safe and legal abortions. Now, the woman who ...
00:26, 06/13/2019

Invert Robotics raises $8.8 million for inspection robots that cling to non-metallic surfaces Christchurch, New Zealand-based Invert Robotics, a startup developing climbing robots that can cling to non-metallic surfaces, has raised $8.8 million.Read More...
15:26, 05/02/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UNESCO, the UN’s Education, Science and Culture agency, is that there are hardly any women working in t...
01:26, 05/18/2019

How iRobot used data science, cloud, and DevOps to design its next-gen smart home robots iRobot has used its new design, software, and data science strategies to expand into new areas, using an approach to the smart home that is different from its big tech rivals....
08:52, 05/29/2019

This fake video perfectly imagines what will happen when the robots decide to fight back Over the weekend, another of those freaky videos showing humans putting a human-esque robot through its paces began to explode in popularity, for reasons that — in case you haven’t seen the video above yet — only reveal themselves s...
00:13, 06/18/2019

Ford Is Working on Package-Delivering Robots That Fold Up Inside Self-Driving Cars These days, we keep hearing automakers talk about all the partnerships they’re forming for autonomous cars, car sharing, large-scale electrification, and just general “mobility solutions.” A lot of it is bullshit meant to make the companies appear on...
05:39, 05/23/2019

Ford partners with robots maker Agility Robotics in mobility service push Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics to assist self-driving delivery vans drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes....
16:26, 05/22/2019

Tech firms vying to sell drones, robots and other unmanned systems to the military FLIR systems recently set up an Arlington-based headquarters to be closer to its Pentagon customers following a series of acquisitions in the unmanned systems space....
03:39, 05/11/2019

Robert Downey Jr. reveals plan to save the planet with robots and advanced technology Robert Downey Jr. is taking a page out of Tony Stark’s book to save the world. He says we can use robots and other tech to reverse climate change.        ...
04:26, 06/06/2019

A tale of lost WW2 uranium cubes shows why Germany’s nuclear program failed Enlarge / This is one of the 664 uranium cubes from the failed nuclear reactor that German scientists tried to build in Haigerloch during World War II. (credit: John T. Consoli/University of Maryland) When University of Maryland physicist Timothy K...
17:39, 06/03/2019

Tall chip tale? Huawei's backup plans leave experts unconvinced Chip experts are calling out Huawei for its claims that it could ensure a steady supply chain without U.S. help, saying the technology the Chinese telecoms network gear maker buys from American companies would be "hard to replace"....
15:13, 05/17/2019

Cannes filmmaker urges Macron to watch tale of French police violence Filmmaker Ladj Ly urged French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday to watch his thriller about a chaotic police patrol, in the running for the top award at Cannes, as an insight into France's "yellow vest" street protests....
14:39, 05/16/2019

An Orwellian Tale? Trump Denies, Then Confirms, ‘Nasty’ Comments About Meghan Markle The president’s comments about the Duchess of Sussex continued an Orwellian saga that he single-handedly created, forcefully denied and then revived....
04:13, 06/06/2019

Opinion: Kevin Durant's injury should serve as cautionary tale for athletes everywhere Game 5 of the NBA Finals will be a seminal moment for athletes everywhere: If you don’t look out for your best interests, who else will?       ...
23:52, 06/11/2019

June’s on a mission, but a doctor’s visit packs the biggest punch on The Handmaid’s Tale The Handmaid’s Tale loves a close-up. (You would too, if you had Elisabeth Moss parked in front of a camera.) It also loves a living nightmare, throwing its characters into horrifying situations with frequency and relish. Some of those close-ups have...
21:52, 06/05/2019

Kylie Jenner’s Handmaid’s Tale party was tasteless, but is the TV show any better? | Arwa Mahdawi The Kardashian scion completely missed the point of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel, but the small-screen adaptation seems to revel in violence against womenPraise be, ladies. The world may be a dismal place at the moment, but Kylie Jenner is here ...
15:00, 06/11/2019

Matthias & Maxime review – Xavier Dolan's heartfelt tale of male longing Two friends’ playful kiss rekindles suppressed feelings in a film swept along by rattling dialogue and simmering tensionsXavier Dolan’s unstoppably garrulous, sweet-natured new movie is a coming-of-age film, or possibly an approaching-thirtysomething...
15:39, 05/23/2019

WATCH: Black Fairy-tale Becomes Reality in Short Film, Thistles And Thorns Once Upon a Time the world remembered the magic, power, and purpose of Black Women. In a mere 12 minute short film, Thistles And Thorns brings that wonderment of African Diaspora to the screen for our enjoyment and upliftment....
22:00, 05/05/2019

A Tale of Taming Dragons, Chinese Symbol of Divine Power and Defeater of Evil The dragon is a Chinese symbol of excellence and the Chinese consider themselves to be “The Descendants of the Dragon.” In the distant past, in China, the dragon was the symbol of the emperor, while the phoenix was the symbol of the empress. ...
16:13, 05/27/2019

This seafood restaurant’s latest catch: Chinese robots that greet customers and deliver food. A newly opened Delaware seafood restaurant has a unique item on its menu: robot servers. The machines are the latest example of intelligent machines working in the restaurant industry....
17:00, 07/02/2019

This seafood restaurant’s latest catch: Chinese robots that greet customers and deliver food A new Delaware seafood restaurant has a unique item on its menu: robot servers. The machines are the latest example of intelligent machines working in the restaurant industry....
21:00, 07/02/2019

Amazon is releasing a high-end Echo speaker in 2020 and working on home robots, report Amazon is reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with improved sound quality, competing with Apple's HomePod and premium Sonos speakers.       ...
18:26, 07/12/2019

Happy 5th Anniversary, Kim Kardashian & Kanye West! Relive the Couple's Fairy Tale Wedding Day Cheers to the happy power couple! Can you believe it's been half a decade since Kim Kardashian and Kanye West tied the knot? The new parents of four are celebrating five years of......
15:00, 05/24/2019

The Fairy Tale Ends: Cap’n Crunch And Maxine Waters Have Filed For Divorce After 27 Years Of Marriage Though celebrity marriages come and go, there are those rare few that seem built to stand the test of time—the ones where the couples are so adorably head-over-heels for one another that it gives you hope in the power of true love. Sadly, one of thos...
17:39, 05/08/2019

'There Is Rhythm in the Language': Actress Christiana Clark Finds the 'Jazz' in Shakespeare in The Winter's Tale There’s a moment during Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale when pivotal character Paulina pauses in the midst of imploring an obstinate king for compassion to roar at the lords attempting to restrain her, “What needs these hands?” before resuming her pl...
17:39, 05/24/2019

Pete Rose opens up: Gambling nowadays, crazy Ted Williams tale and ‘winning life’ Post columnist Steve Serby gets inside the head of baseball’s Hit King Pete Rose — to discuss his gambling, Hall of Fame ban, the state of today’s game and his legacy. Q: With more states, eight and counting, legalizing sports gambling and MLB making...
05:39, 06/02/2019

A Tale of 2 Weddings: Breaking Down Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's and Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright's Big Days Wedding season is in full swing. Over the weekend, Joe Jonas tied the knot with Sophie Turner in France, and Jax Taylor wed Brittany Cartwright in the bride's home state of Kentucky.......
17:26, 07/01/2019

Asteroids, research, robots: Poll shows Americans don't want a space program focused on moon Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos.       ...
14:00, 06/20/2019

A powerful combination of art direction, action and voice acting makes ‘A Plague Tale: Innocence’ a game worth your time One of the game's strengths is that it alternates between perilous action and periods of reflection where the characters process the changes they’ve observed in the world and in themselves....
21:26, 05/24/2019

Adorable! Courteney Cox's teenage daughter Coco wears mom's dress '21 years later' The 54-year-old actress shared side-by-side photos of her and her 14-year-old daughter, Coco, to Instagram wearing the same purple lace dress.        ...
14:26, 06/13/2019

‘Are you proud to be an American?’ Why Trump’s 4th of July was a tale of three different celebrations Donald Trump's role in the 4th of July created three different events: a protest, campaign rally and a holiday for families to enjoy fireworks.        ...
07:52, 07/05/2019

Review: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ bounces back for a rousing Season 3 After a disappointing Season 2, Hulu's Emmy-winning "The Handmaid's Tale" recovers for a Season 3 that almost captures the wonder of Season 1.        ...
18:26, 05/29/2019

Siege review: Michael Wolff's Trump tale is Fire and Fury II – fire harder The follow-up to the first tell-all is a wild ride, stretching credulity, indebted to Steve Bannon. But so is the presidentMichael Wolff is back and not with a whimper. The latest installment of his Trump chronicles picks up where Fire and Fury ended...
11:39, 06/02/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale hides one interesting story inside a three-story dud Back in season two, I wrote, naively it seems, that The Handmaid’s Tale was transitioning into something that might better be called The Handmaid Tales. The episode in question was “Unwomen,” an Emily-centric episode that covered the character’s back...
07:00, 07/04/2019

'Good Omens': Tennant, Sheen and Hamm dish on the demonic pleasures of apocalyptic tale David Tennant, Michael Sheen and Jon Hamm play angels and demons in Amazon's apocalyptic fantasy. We take you to the English set of the new series.        ...
20:52, 05/30/2019

Wawrinka's epic win is part of his epic comeback tale Stan Wawrinka's incredible five-set, five-hour victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas puts the 34-year-old up against Roger Federer in the French Open quarterfinals....
04:00, 06/03/2019

Awww! Nick Jonas writes fairy-tale 'one year' love letter to wife Priyanka Chopra Nick Jonas is celebrating a year of love with Priyanka Chopra in a romantic Instagram tribute marking the couple's dating anniversary.        ...
01:39, 05/28/2019

Randy Ribay's moving 'Patron Saints of Nothing' a YA tale of grief, Philippine drug war A teenage immigrant returns to the Philippines to investigate the death of his cousin in Randy Ribay's fantastic "Patron Saints of Nothing."        ...
21:39, 06/19/2019

Blessed be the fruit! 'Handmaid's Tale' stars Bradley Whitford, Amy Landecker are hitched With a nod to "The Handmaid's Tale," Amy Landecker announced on Instagram that she is "of Bradley," elopement style.        ...
13:39, 07/19/2019

Deaf rescue dog learns sign language after 'fairy tale' adoption by man who is also deaf A man born deaf adopted a puppy who is also deaf in a story "with an absolute fairy tale ending," the animal rescue organization said.        ...
19:26, 05/02/2019

'So tone deaf': Kylie Jenner slammed for throwing a 'Handmaid's Tale' themed party Kylie Jenner brought the totalitarian regime Gilead to California with a "Handmaid's Tale" themed birthday party for friend Anastasia Karanikolaou.        ...
22:26, 06/09/2019

'Handmaid’s Tale' star Bradley Whitford slams Kylie Jenner's 'tacky' theme party Kylie Jenner's "Handmaid’s Tale" themed party was deemed "tacky" by the show's star Bradley Whitford, who added his voice to the chorus of critics.        ...
05:52, 06/13/2019

Review: 'The Handmaid's Tale' bounces back for rousing Season 3 after terrible Season 2 After a disappointing Season 2, Hulu's Emmy-winning "The Handmaid's Tale" recovers for a Season 3 that almost captures the wonder of Season 1.        ...
18:39, 06/05/2019

'It takes a special person': Baseball Hall of Fame finally home to Mariano Rivera and history's great closers With Mariano Rivera and Lee Smith being inducted, the Baseball Hall of Fame can say it has the best of the best closers.       ...
16:13, 07/18/2019

Royal pains at Royal Portrush: Struggles at the British Open Bad tee shots, from the tall rough, into the bunkers and missed putts. The not-so-top shots from the Open Championship at Royal Portrush Golf Club.       ...
16:13, 07/18/2019

2020 Cadillac CT5 Luxury priced far below CTS sedan predecessor Cadillac's new sedan coming to market this fall will be priced far below the sedan it replaces, and will offer added content and better performance.       ...
16:26, 07/18/2019

The Master At Her Canvas: Mom Just Brought In A Pretty Average-Looking Rock From The Woods That She Says She Will Use In A ‘Project’ It seems like Mom once again has some sort of art thing in the works, and it’s anyone’s guess where her creative instincts will take her this time: Mom just brought in a pretty average-looking rock from the woods that she says she will use in a “proj...
16:26, 07/18/2019

Climate fears lift Greens' chances of running Germany A former trampolinist and a children's author have led the Greens to a spectacular comeback in Germany, raising the once-unthinkable prospect of a Green chancellor succeeding Angela Merkel....
16:39, 07/18/2019

Elon Musk Told Us Why He Thinks We Can Land on the Moon in ‘Less Than 2 Years’ On July 12, TIME editor-at-large and space reporter Jeffrey Kluger had a far-ranging conversation with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at the company’s headquarters in California. They discussed Musk’s reasons for starting SpaceX, his thoughts on ...
16:39, 07/18/2019

Healthy Diet: 4 Fruits That Are Relatively Rich In Protein Fruits are not traditionally rich in protein and they're generally not expected to be- they have higher levels of other important nutrients including fibre and carbohydrates. These 4 fruits are......
16:52, 07/18/2019

Nigeria's Amaju Pinnick is dismissed as Caf vice-president Nigeria's Amaju Pinnick is dismissed from his role as a vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) and replaced by South Africa's Danny Jordaan....
17:00, 07/18/2019

How to Talk Into a Microphone Whether you’re speaking at a wedding or event, guesting on a podcast, or reporting from the scene LIVE, talking into a microphone isn’t exactly like talking without one. You’ll sound a lot better if you follow a few simple rules....
17:39, 07/18/2019

Florida police officer rescues 2 from submerged vehicle, says 'it didn't really matter what it took' A Florida police officer credited with rescuing two passengers trapped in a submerged vehicle batted away praise for his recent heroics, saying, “When you have the opportunity to do something or save a life, you have to go in and do it.”...
18:13, 07/18/2019

Mother, 3 young children found fatally stabbed inside Georgia apartment, police say A 29-year-old mother and three young children were found fatally stabbed Wednesday night inside an apartment in Columbus, Ga., according to a report....
18:13, 07/18/2019

MPs vote to oppose next PM suspending Parliament to force no-deal Brexit Tory MPs and ministers staged a massive revolt today to block the next prime minister from suspending Parliament and forcing through a no-deal Brexit....
18:13, 07/18/2019

12 Israelis Are Held in Cyprus Over Rape of British Woman The attack was said to have occurred at a hotel in the resort town of Ayia Napa, where the woman and the suspects, some of whom are minors, were staying separately....
18:52, 07/18/2019

Kathy Griffin says she may have known Gloria Vanderbilt better than ex-pal Anderson Cooper Kathy Griffin spoke out about the death of her former friend Anderson Cooper’s late mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, where the comedian implied that she had a better relationship with her than the CNN anchor. ...
18:52, 07/18/2019

I'm told to 'go back home'. But I'm an American – and dissent is patriotic I still want to believe the US can make good on its promises, and not just to me. But I regularly wake up covered in fresh egg, courtesy of the highest leader in our landMy father was scheduled to speak at a university in Chicago, but there were no f...
18:52, 07/18/2019

Warrantless device searches at the border will threaten privacy in the US heartland | Daniela L Nogueira Unless agents are required to get a warrant, the ‘border exception’ will be a window into the private lives of Americans and a means of stifling dissent This Thursday, a federal court in Massachusetts will hear arguments in a case challenging warrant...
18:52, 07/18/2019

The Flaming Lips: King's Mouth review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Bella Union)After a long spell of indulging in 24-hour jams and Stone Roses covers, Wayne Coyne’s band marshal their psychedelic powers for lush, honed songsBefore we turn to the Flaming Lips’ 15th studio album, it’s worth considering the extremely ...
18:52, 07/18/2019

Charles Dickens museum buys lost portrait 130 years after it went missing London museum raises £180,000 to buy lost Margaret Gillies portrait of young author found in South African auctionA portrait of Charles Dickens that was lost for more than 130 years is “coming home” after a successful fundraising campaign.The Charles...
18:52, 07/18/2019

Zion Williamson is the highlight of Knicks preseason Knicks fans will get a very early look at rookie phenom Zion Williamson at the Garden. According to an NBA source, the Pelicans will visit the Garden during preseason, taking on the Knicks on Oct. 18. Williamson, the No. 1 pick in the draft, faced th...
18:52, 07/18/2019

Pompeo calls China's treatment of Uighurs 'stain of the century' U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday called China's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority the "stain of the century" and accused Beijing of pressuring countries not to attend a U.S.-hosted conference on religious freedom....
19:26, 07/18/2019

Nissan Kicks SUV Now Available On Zoomcar's Subscription Platform The Nissan Kicks was launched late last year and is the latest model to be made available on Zoomcar's subscription platform - ZAP. The new leasing programme by the self-driving rental company allows......
19:26, 07/18/2019

Ghosn Sues Nissan And Mitsubishi For Breach Of Contract: Report Former auto titan Carlos Ghosn, currently under house arrest in Tokyo, is suing Nissan and Mitsubishi in a Dutch court for "improper termination" of his contract, French newspaper Le Figaro reported......
19:26, 07/18/2019

Claudia Rankine on Confronting White Men About Their Privilege Poet and playwright Claudia Rankine has a new collection of essays, Just Us, coming out next year, and the New York Times Magazine published a phenomenal excerpt in this week’s issue. The essay, titled, “I Wanted to Know What White Men Thought About ...
20:13, 07/18/2019

Dave Allen vs David Price fight prediction, undercard, LIVE stream, UK start time and betting odds Dave Allen takes on David Price in an all-British heavyweight clash on the undercard of Dillian Whyte's bout with Oscar Rivas in London this weekend....
20:26, 07/18/2019

Trump Administration, Congress Have Agreed on 'Top-Line' Spending Levels, Mnuchin Says Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Congress and the Trump administration have agreed on overall spending levels and raising the U.S. government’s borrowing limit for two years....
20:26, 07/18/2019

Honeywell Posts Higher Profit Honeywell’s second-quarter profit jumped 22% on lower taxes, but the conglomerate remained cautious on the remainder of the year, citing uncertainty around the economy....
20:26, 07/18/2019

Martin Shkreli's Conviction Upheld by Appeals Court A federal appeals court upheld the securities-fraud conviction of Martin Shkreli—the former pharmaceutical executive who became known as the “Pharma Bro.” The appeals court ruled the trial judge correctly instructed jurors....
20:26, 07/18/2019

Rory McIlroy waited for this day; now he'd like to forget it The Open was back in his home country for the first time in 68 years. There was so much anticipation -- for the event, for him, for Royal Portrush. But things got ugly quick....
20:52, 07/18/2019

Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Slides Below 11,650 Sensex today, LIVE market updates: Weakness across sectors - led by information technology, pharma, metal and auto sectors - dragged the markets lower....
21:00, 07/18/2019

Italian writer, director Luciano De Crescenzo dies at 90 The publishing house Mondadori says Italy’s popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome at 90 after being hospitalized for a few days...
21:00, 07/18/2019

| Middendorp admits pre-season has been 'challenging' Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has declared himself content with the club's pre-season but admits their preparations have been disrupted by the absence of key players....
21:39, 07/18/2019

YouTube star's death prompts Amazon to push for e-scooter safety warnings in UK Following the death of YouTube star Emily Hartridge in a London accident, Amazon will reportedly begin asking e-scooter sellers to warn consumers about proper safety protocols in the United Kingdom....
21:52, 07/18/2019

You can rent a rapping robot Hundreds of "friendly" robots that sing and speak multiple languages are being rolled out across hi-tech Singapore.       ...
21:52, 07/18/2019

'A kennel for dogs': Lawmakers hammer acting DHS chief Kevin McAleenan over migrant detention facilities Acting DHS chief Kevin McAleenan faces questions on the separation of migrant families and conditions at overcrowded detention centers.        ...
22:13, 07/18/2019

David Duval’s British Open nightmare a lonely trek PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — You cannot hide in golf. No other sport exposes the competitor as cruelly as golf does. There are no timeouts in golf. There is no halftime break. The coach cannot pull you aside, give you a pep talk or set you stra...
22:26, 07/18/2019

Baker Mayfield bashes Giants fans in defense of Odell Beckham Jr. Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw shade at New York Giants fans as he came to the defense of his new teammate Odell Beckham Jr.       ...
22:52, 07/18/2019

Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Drugs and medical devices that have been authorized in other developed countries would face fast-track approval in the U.S. under a bill introduced Thursday by Ted Cruz....
23:00, 07/18/2019

German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament? After making her first World Cup appearance in France earlier this summer, German referee Riem Hussein talks to DW about equality in sport, VAR and a personal record....
23:00, 07/18/2019

Opinion: EU chooses self-interest over compassion for refugees In the EU's game of "refugee bingo," far-right Italian Interior Minister Minister Matteo Salvini can only win. He has little reason to give in to states looking for lasting migration policy, says DW's Bernd Riegert....
23:00, 07/18/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St edges higher as Fed's Williams boosts rate-cut hopes U.S. stocks moved higher on Thursday after a slow start as comments from New York Fed President John Williams further cemented expectations for interest rate cuts from the U.S. central bank at the end of the month....
23:13, 07/18/2019

BMW picks Oliver Zipse as new CEO BMW said Oliver Zipse will become chief executive on Aug. 16, picking the 55-year-old manufacturing expert to help the German automaker make the shift to electric and self-driving cars and tackle new competition from technology giants....
00:13, 07/19/2019

2020 candidate Elizabeth Warren unveils plan to rein in Wall Street, big banks Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren unveiled her vision Thursday for reining in Wall Street corruption, income inequality and private equity "vampires."...
01:00, 07/19/2019

Brooks Koepka looks every bit the British Open favorite with his caddie, a hometown favorite Koepka finished the first round again near the top of the leader board thanks in part to Ricky Elliott, his caddie who says he has seen it all at Royal Portrush....
01:13, 07/19/2019

‘The Numbers Are Just Horrendous.’ Almost 30,000 Species Face Extinction Because of Human Activity Overfishing, hunting and land development have pushed more species closer to extinction, according to a new report. The Red List report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) found that 27% of the more than 105,000 species the o...
01:26, 07/19/2019

Dominican Republic to enhance food and drink inspections after tourist deaths The Dominican Republic is amping up safety measures, including enhancing food and rink inspections, after a spate of tourist deaths.       ...
01:39, 07/19/2019

Democrats slam USDA's relocation of economists as blow to scientific research Democratic senators on Thursday slammed the U.S. Department of Agriculture's plan to relocate hundreds of its economists and other researchers from Washington to the Midwest, saying it will hurt the agency's research capabilities by prompting many to...
01:39, 07/19/2019

Oil prices could retest their 2019 lows if they fall below this level: RBC's Helima Croft Spiking tensions in the Gulf of Oman and rising oil production in the U.S. are combining to put crude prices in a difficult position, says RBC's Helima Croft....
01:39, 07/19/2019

The best photo book service online 2019 Smartphones have revolutionised photography in so many ways. But one of the negatives of having all your photos in your pocket is that they become disposable. When was the last time you memorialised an important family event or vacation of a lifetime...
01:52, 07/19/2019

Altcoin's "Bloody Monday" Takes No Prisoners -- Who Holds the Key? Are this week's wild price moves evidence that cryptos are "unpredictable" markets, with sharp moves which take no prisoners? Put simply, NO. See for yourself the difference that Elliott Wave analysis can make....
02:13, 07/19/2019

'You don't exist to me': Mariah Carey refuses FaceApp aging challenge In classic Mariah Carey fashion, the pop diva said she refuses to acknowledge viral existence of FaceApp, which makes users look old.        ...
03:39, 07/19/2019

Home Turf: Faux Grass Delivers the Green Without the Fuss Homeowners are shelling out thousands of dollars for artificial landscaping, but fake plants and synthetic turf can save big on water and upkeep in the long run...
03:39, 07/19/2019

Ilhan Omar receives hero's welcome home day after Trump rally crowd chant 'send her back' Ilhan Omar has received a hero's welcome home a day after Donald Trump supporters chanted "send her back" as the president took aim at the Congresswoman....
04:13, 07/19/2019

Mexican president calls El Chapo’s life sentence ‘inhumane’ Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Thursday blasted Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s life sentence as “inhumane” — echoing comments made by the convicted druglord himself. “A sentence for life in a hostile jail”...
04:13, 07/19/2019

Killer released from prison, dubbed too old to be dangerous, kills again A man who spent decades in prison for fatally stabbing his wife was released after being deemed too old to pose a threat — only to be convicted this week of a nearly identical crime. It took jurors in Maine less than an hour to find Albert Flic...
04:13, 07/19/2019

California city removes all gendered language like ‘manholes’ from city code NBC NEWS – Berkeley, California is doing away with “manholes” — kind of. The city with a long history of progressivism is moving forward with a plan to remove all gendered language from its city code. Soon, Berkeley will formally re...
04:52, 07/19/2019

Former BC coach suffers brain injury in fall Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese suffered a brain injury when she fell Wednesday, according to a social media post by her sister       ...
06:39, 07/19/2019

Jameela Jamil's new game show feels kind of like scrolling through the world's crappiest Twitter feed Suggesting something designed for people whose daily Twitter dives are way less automatically traumatic than ours, TBS released a trailer for its new game show The Misery Index tonight, inviting us all to contemplate the worst shit imaginable (that i...
06:52, 07/19/2019

2 inmates in New Mexico charged with attempted murder after attack on prison guards The Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility remains on lockdown after two prison guards were attacked by several inmates Tuesday evening.        ...
06:52, 07/19/2019

Can Turkey be trusted with U.S. nukes? The decision by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to choose Russia’s S-400 air defense system over America’s best weapons, including the vaunted Patriot missile and the F-35, the world’s premier fighter jet, may have put the long troubled U.S.-T...
06:52, 07/19/2019

White Women Are Ready to Mobilize For Trump Following the 2016 presidential election, the popular refrain on the left was that 53 percent of white women voters supported Donald Trump and fucked everyone over. But that 53 percent isn’t easily embarrassed—if anything, they’re getting ready for t...
07:13, 07/19/2019

"One Small Step...": Google Doodle Celebrates 50 Years Of Moon Landing Google Doodle 2019 On Moon Landing: Fifty years ago, NASA's Apollo 11 mission marked mankind's journey to the moon. Google celebrates the 50th anniversary of the mission, which led to the very first......
08:13, 07/19/2019

Heat wave prompts cancellations of New York Triathlon, horse races Excessive heat advisories are in effect for the Northeast and much of the Midwest this weekend, with temperatures expected to be in the 90s and heat indexes well into triple digits....
09:13, 07/19/2019

Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Season 11 Out Now on Netflix Jerry Seinfeld is back with another batch of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Season 11 guests include Eddie Murphy, Seth Rogen, Ricky Gervais, Matthew Broderick, and Jamie Foxx among others....
09:39, 07/19/2019

| Poston off to hot start at Barbasol Championship American JT Poston equalled the course record with a 10-under-par 62 to grab a slim lead after the first round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
10:26, 07/19/2019

After elections, Japan's leader Abe will be seeking a big win on trade Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his ruling coalition party are set for a victory at the polls on Sunday, and next, he'll be seeking out a big win in his dealings with other countries — such as trade, according to analysts....
10:39, 07/19/2019

Debt-laden AB InBev agrees sale of Australian unit to Asahi Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, has agreed to sell its Australian operations to Japan's Asahi and is interested in reviving the stalled flotation of its Asian business....
10:39, 07/19/2019

Explosion outside Kabul University kills 6, wounds 27 A powerful bomb exploded outside the gates of Kabul University in the Afghan capital on Friday, killing at least six people and wounding 27, according to police and health officials....
10:39, 07/19/2019

China's energy mix has become 'significantly more diversified' Prakash Sharma of Wood Mackenzie discusses China's economy and energy needs. He says sectors such as technology, robotics and electric vehicle in China will receive more investment than traditional ones....
10:52, 07/19/2019

Dad drowns trying to save daughter from fast-moving river A frantic father jumped into a deep, fast-moving river in Oregon to save his 12-year-old daughter from drowning — and wound up dying himself, according to cops. Baltazar Tellovelasco, 29, was visiting from California on Thursday when the incide...
11:00, 07/19/2019

Google Pixel 3 deals a bit pricey right now? These are your best camera phone options Since its release back in late 2018, the Google Pixel 3 has been praised as one of the best camera phones around. Google's camera quality combined with impressive software has made it a perfect choice for many. The only issue...Google Pixel 3 de...
11:13, 07/19/2019

A South Korean Man Died After Setting Himself on Fire Outside the Japanese Embassy (SEOUL, South Korea) — A 78-year-old South Korean man died hours after setting himself ablaze near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Friday, police said, at a time of worsening tensions between Seoul and Tokyo. The man, surnamed Kim, ignited a f...
11:52, 07/19/2019

All-new electric Fiat 500 spied testing ahead of 2020 reveal Electric variant of next-generation Fiat 500 is undergoing testing ahead of a Geneva motor show reveal An all-new electric Fiat 500 city car, the 500e, has been spied testing in California, ahead of its launch at the Geneva motor show in 2020. The ...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Gibraltar extends detention of Iranian tanker to August 15: Gibraltar Chronicle Gibraltar's supreme court has granted a 30-day extension to allow authorities to detain the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 until Aug. 15, the Gibraltar Chronicle said....
12:39, 07/19/2019

Three dead as unrest rumbles in Ethiopia's southern Hawassa city At least three people have died in Ethiopia's southern city of Hawassa, hospital authorities said on Friday, amid a showdown between state security forces and some local activists who want to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group....
12:39, 07/19/2019

From beer to pens, South Koreans boycott Japanese brands as diplomatic row intensifies As soon as supermarket manager Cho Min-hyuk got to work the day after Tokyo imposed curbs on exports to South Korea, he pulled all Japanese products off the shelves....
12:39, 07/19/2019

MPs warn Crossrail delay costs 'are likely to continue to climb' MPs have launched a blistering attack on the Department for Transport (DfT) and Transport for London (TfL), as ballooning costs and long delays continue to plague Crossrail....
12:52, 07/19/2019

Trump row: Javid condemns 'barely-masked racism of nationalism' Home Secretary Sajid Javid has expressed concern about "naked populism" in the US under the presidency of Donald Trump as he condemned "the barely-masked racism of nationalism"....
13:13, 07/19/2019

Angela Merkel: 'I distance myself' from Donald Trump's racist comments The German chancellor strongly criticized the US President for his recent diatribe against Democratic congresswomen, saying it goes against the strength of America....
13:52, 07/19/2019

Instagram will kindly let you know you’ve F’ed up before banning you Instagram has just introduced a new policy that’ll notify you if your account is at risk of getting banned. The social network will let you know if it finds one of your posts problematic, and even offer a chance to appeal the ban. The company said ap...
13:52, 07/19/2019

Indiana mom allegedly left child in hot car during interview with Department of Child Services: report An Indiana mom was arrested Tuesday for allegedly leaving her toddler in a hot car during a Department of Child Services interview, according to a report....
13:52, 07/19/2019

'FaceApp AI' technology helps reunite man kidnapped as a baby with his family A MAN kidnapped as a toddler has been reunited with his parents almost two decades later after cops used FaceApp-style AI technology to show what he might look like now and found him....
14:13, 07/19/2019

Shares of ad giant Publicis plunge after cut to revenue guidance Shares in French advertising conglomerate Publicis slumped after the group cut its 2019 revenue growth guidance. Shares of Publicis plunged 8.5% to their lowest level since December 2012....
14:39, 07/19/2019

Tucson’s Democratic mayoral candidates square off in debate TUCSON — The three Democrats vying to become the party’s nominee for mayor this fall were on stage together at Rincon High School Thursday night. They were debating for the first time in this campaign with only two weeks to go before ball...
14:39, 07/19/2019

| Elton can bury his Bok nightmare - expert Elton Jantjies should find Saturday’s conditions much more to his liking than in his tough last start for the Boks in SA, says kicking scientist Vlok Cilliers. Rob Houwing reports....
15:00, 07/19/2019

The top trends and technologies impacting consumer transit and the supply chain The transportation and logistics industry is in a time of rapid transition characterized by evolving shopping and transit trends. E-commerce is becoming the shopping channel of choice for consumers, putting pressure on logistics companies to ...
15:13, 07/19/2019

Trump blasts media’s coverage of ‘send her back’ firestorm President Trump took aim at the “Fake News Media” and “the Squad” in a Friday morning tweetstorm about the “send her back” controversy. “It is amazing how the Fake News Media became ‘crazed’ over the chant ‘send her back’ by a packed Arena (a record)...
15:39, 07/19/2019

Journey creator’s Sky debuts on iPhone and iPad Sky has a beautiful, dreamy, and minimalist art style. [credit: Samuel Axon ] This week marks the launch of Sky: Children of Light, a game f...
15:39, 07/19/2019

John Stamos Wins the #OldAgeChallenge by Trolling Rob Lowe John Stamos just won the FaceApp challenge. If you've been on a social media break, allow us to explain: FaceApp is an app that allows you to age a photo of yourself to see what you......
16:39, 07/19/2019

Tom Cruise soars in 'Top Gun: Maverick' trailer The trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," the long-awaited sequel to the 1986 hit movie that helped solidify star Tom Cruise's heartthrob appeal, is ready to fly....
17:00, 07/19/2019

South Africa’s Zuma threatens ANC enemies after graft inquiry adjourns Former South African president Jacob Zuma threatened enemies in his ruling African National Congress (ANC) party on Friday, after securing a concession on how he is questioned at a corruption inquiry....
17:00, 07/19/2019

7 luxurious hotels loved by royalty From the British Windsors to the Aga Khan to Monaco's House of Grimaldi, privacy and discretion is paramount for royals when traveling. First-class hospitality, personalized service and luxury amenities are also essential, so it takes a truly remarka...
17:13, 07/19/2019

Chicago Police Board Fires 4 Officers Accused of Covering Up Laquan McDonald's Murder An independent civilian board voted Thursday night to fire four Chicago police officers for their involvement in covering up the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald....
17:39, 07/19/2019

Gears 5 Tech Test Time: UK Start Times, How to download and play the Gears 5 beta? The Coalition and Xbox will be rolling out a beta test for Gears 5 this weekend - here's everything you need to know about being able to access the game and getting your hands on the Xbox exclusive early....
18:00, 07/19/2019

The Latest: Clarke makes triple bogey on final hole The Latest from the British Open: Darren Clarke made a triple bogey on the final hole to finish the second round at 3-over overall, which may be too high to make the cut and play this weekend       ...
18:13, 07/19/2019

Jet Airways' lenders approve interim finance plan for the carrier Lenders to Jet Airways agreed on Friday to provide some interim financing to the bankrupt airline to help it cover legal and other costs, as resolution experts look to find a potential buyer....
18:26, 07/19/2019

Lyft adds NYC subway directions to its app Lyft's support for public transportation will soon include one of the biggest mass transit systems on the planet. The ridesharing firm is rolling out access to real-time New York City subway directions through its app over the months ahead, givi...
19:00, 07/19/2019