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Former 'Charles in Charge' actor claims abuse by Scott Baio

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former "Charles in Charge" actor says Scott Baio assaulted and "mentally tortured" him during their time together on the show in the 1980s.<p>Alexander Polinsky made the allegations Wednesday in Los Angeles during a news conference.<p>Polinsky says Baio exposed himself, talked about …

Entertainment

White House worried FBI director could quit over Nunes memo release

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Top White House aides are worried FBI Director Christopher Wray could quit if the highly controversial Republican memo alleging the FBI abused its surveillance tools is released, multiple sources with knowledge of the situation tell CNN.<p>Wray has made clear he is frustrated that …

Donald Trump

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase & Co. to partner on U.S. employee healthcare

SEATTLE & OMAHA, Neb. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: …

Investing

Bowers + Wilkins Bring HiFi Sound to Volvo: We visit the British audio brand factory and drive the 2018 V90 Cross Country

<i>by Andrew Maness</i><p>It was at the New York International Auto Show a few years back that we developed a keen interest in the British speaker company Bowers + Wilkins. Since getting a quick demo of their system in the then new second generation Volvo XC90, we wanted to spend more time with it to find …

Starbucks Might Be as Amazing as Bitcoin!

<b>Investing in oil could be a fantastic opportunity for 2018:</b> Sorry for the dramatics, just channeling my inner stockbroker trainee (which I was at one …

Watch this creepy robo-dog and try not to fear the robot apocalypse

Meet the new SpotMini.<p>It trots into the frame on spindly legs, stops, and then swoops its head around, seemingly on the prowl. Meet the new SpotMini, a four-legged robot made by Boston Dynamics.<p>The Waltham, Massachusetts-based company unveiled its latest creation in a short YouTube video that …

Robotics

Times Square Is Having Trouble Hanging On to Office Workers

New York’s Times Square, which moved past its era of porn and squalor by luring companies to new skyscrapers, now faces defections by some of those …

Skyscrapers

Man drinks six pack of beer with leaf blower in 40 seconds because this is MURICA

Never shotgun a beer ever again. From now on, only leaf blow them.<p>I mean, don’t really — that’s a ridiculous suggestion.<p>But it actually works. The LA …

One of the Best Budget Headphone Amps On the Market Is Now An Even Better Value

Last year, <i>Gear Patrol</i> contributing staff writer Eric Adams reviewed the Monoprice Stereo Hybrid Tube Amp that comes bundled two 50-watt speakers and …

Audiophile

A Decade in Digital: Tommy Ton Wants to Branch Out Beyond Fashion

"I think once you reach a certain age, you realize fashion isn't everything, and you can only own so many clothes."<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social …

Photographers

Woman thinks this is a puma eating a cat in her neighbour’s back garden

A woman believes she saw a puma eating a cat in her neighbour’s back garden.<p>Nora Rothrock, a City executive, took photos of the tan-coloured ‘beast’ …

Pets

Meghan McCain Is Reportedly In Talks To Join The Ladies Of ‘The View’

Last Friday, Fox News personality Meghan McCain announced she was leaving the cable news network after several years as a show host and contributor. “I’m so thankful to Fox News for the chance to be on <i>Outnumbered</i>,” she said in a statement, “but I’m leaving to focus on other things.” McCain didn’t …

Meghan McCain

Category 4 Hurricane Maria Takes Aim at Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

Hurricane Maria was strengthening fast into a monster storm Monday as it barreled toward Puerto Rico and other Irma-battered Caribbean islands.<p>Maria grew — in less than 24 hours — from a tropical storm into a Category 4 hurricane that the National Hurricane Center called an "extremely dangerous" …

Rainfall

Cycling: Sunweb shine with team time trial double at world championships

BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - Team Sunweb achieved the double at the road cycling world championships when their men's and women's teams won the team time trial events on Sunday.<p>Giro d'Italia champion Tom Dumoulin, Lennard Kamna, Sam Oomen, Soren Kragh Andersen, Michael Matthews and Wilco Kelderman …

Irma wipes out dreams across independent-minded Florida Keys

BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — Tim Stanton emerged from his ruined workshop off Highway 1 on Big Pine Key and collapsed to the ground, his sunburned, tear-covered face contorted in anguish.<p>The skeleton-thin 58-year-old with long, stringy gray hair sat under an old gas station awning, overcome by his …

Apple sets iPhone 8 launch date for September 12

We finally know when Apple will announce the iPhone 8.<p>Apple sent out invites to lucky members of the media and analysts on Thursday afternoon, …

Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Verellen Amps Unveils the Meatflip Flip-Top Bass Combo Amp

Ben Verellen of Verellen Amps has shared his latest creation called the Meatflip. Designed as a custom build for a customer, the 100-watt amp puts …

Consumer Tech

YFS (Your Final System)

When you get to be a certain age (like mine), the idea of Your Final System can mean more than one thing, one of which has something to do with time. …

Audiophile

Uber to end controversial post-trip tracking as part of privacy drive

Uber is set to reverse a controversial decision to collect users’ location information after their trip ends, Reuters reports, with the privacy u-turn coming first to the iPhone app — expected to get the update this week — and subsequently to Uber’s Android app.<p>This is according to Uber’s chief …

This dog cannot believe a cat is eating its food

'Well, I never!' (Image: Imgur)<p>There's a natural order to things in the pet world, and it starts with eating your own food in your own dish. This …

The Top 40 Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century

From space-invader thrillers to interstellar-overdrive headscratchers, we're counting down the best science fiction films since the turn of the …

Science Fiction

Amateur inventor develops new tonearm to tackle vinyl distortion

<b>Thomas Bowden is on a mission to rid the world of distortion.</b><p>By day, Thomas Bowden is a lawyer in Richmond, Virginia. By night, he’s an enthusiastic …

Audiophile

The Hi-Fi Hierarchy (according to me)

We've talked about this before (and again with a wink) but a recent email conversation with a reader, and a real-life conversation with friends, …

Audiophile
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The best sci-fi movies on Netflix, Now TV and Amazon Prime

Great sci-fi movies deal with the future, big ideas and (quite frequently) how something in space will try and kill you. If <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> has …

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This 10-Hour Video of Planet Earth Cityscapes Is Strangely Hypnotic

In what is now the sixth installment of a stunning and weirdly addictive series, the BBC has released 10 full hours of video shot during the filming …

David Attenborough

Mr. Robot Name Drops Famous Hacker ‘The Jester’ In Season Premiere

The hacktivist "The Jester" becomes the first real-world individual hacker to be included in the popular show.<p>In Mr. Robot's new episode, the hackers of fsociety are at it again.<p>In an attempt to extort money from the company they're trying to destroy, they hit Evil Corp with ransomware, locking the …

Digital Forensics