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Female Cockroaches May Cluster Together to Avoid Male Harassment

Humans are not the only species that deals with harassment. According to new research, female cockroaches may cluster together to keep male suitors …

North Carolina

Astronomers just discovered Spock's home planet, Vulcan

Space<p>Newfound exoplanet orbits a star identified with the famed science officer from "Star Trek."<p>No one is saying that any pointy-eared aliens live there, but astronomers have discovered an exoplanet orbiting 40 Eridani A, a star known to "Star Trek" fans as the host star of Spock's home planet, …

University of Florida

Humans Have Changed Earth's Seasons For The First Time, Study Shows

"This is the kind of stuff you don't want to be right about."<p>Poring over four decades of satellite data, climate scientists have concluded for the …

Microsoft Urges Congress to Regulate Use of Facial Recognition

Microsoft on Friday became the first tech giant to join a growing call for regulations to limit the use of facial recognition technology.<p>In a lengthy blog post about the potential uses and abuses of facial recognition, Bradford L. Smith, the company’s president, compared the technology to products …

FCC chairman has ‘serious concerns’ about the Sinclair-Tribune merger and could seek to block the deal

By Brian Fung and<p>Brian Fung<p>Policy reporter focusing on telecommunications, media, cryptocurrencies and competition<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Tony Romm<p>Tony Romm<p>Staff writer covering technology policy<p>Email Bio Follow<p><i>(A previous version of this story said that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai made his statement on</i> …

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Fallout after Trump-Putin meeting: Live updates

Mariia Butina, Who Sought ‘Back Channel’ Meeting for Trump and Putin, Is Charged as Russian Agent

WASHINGTON — A Russian woman who tried to broker a secret meeting between Donald J. Trump and the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin, during the 2016 presidential campaign was charged Monday and accused of working with Americans to carry out a secret Russian effort to influence American …

U.S. Department of Justice

Trump-Putin press conference leaves members of both parties reeling

President Donald Trump's joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday left members of both U.S. political parties reeling.<p>Trump, who called the two-hour-long talks that preceded the joint appearance "direct, open, deeply productive," indicated that the U.S. was to blame …

Donald Trump

Trump Officials Reverse Obama’s Policy on Affirmative Action in Schools

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it was abandoning Obama administration policies that called on universities to consider race as a factor in diversifying their campuses, signaling that the administration will champion race-blind admissions standards.<p>In a joint letter, the …

Civil Rights

Dynasty Warriors: Golden State proves unstoppable in title run

CLEVELAND -- Before the Hamptons, before light-years ahead, and before Jurassic basketball thinkers had to concede that a small team could actually …

Paul Ryan Gave Up One Of The Most Powerful Jobs In Politics. It Totally Makes Sense.

The news on Wednesday that House Speaker Paul Ryan won’t run for another term wasn’t shocking — it has been rumored for months. It’s also, weirdly, …

Suburban voters angry with Trump threaten GOP’s grip on House

By Kari Lydersen and<p>Michael Scherer<p>Michael Scherer<p>National political reporter covering campaigns, Congress and the White House<p>Email Bio Follow<p>GLEN ELLYN, Ill. — Control of the U.S. House will be decided in America’s next political battleground of aboveground pools, bike trails, and oversized Tudor …

Republicans

New Cobra Kai Trailer Makes Daniel LaRusso Look Kind Of Awful

Though a previous teaser for the upcoming YouTube Red series <i>Cobra Kai</i> showed that original <i>Karate Kid</i> villain Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) grew up to become quite a jerk, the latest trailer for the show reveals why that might be the case--and it's Daniel's (Ralph Macchio) fault.<p>In the latest …

Scientists Find Diamond Full of an Alien Form of Ice

Ice-VII was known to exist in space, but not naturally on Earth.<p>A group of researchers led by Oliver Tschauner, a professor of geoscience from the University of Nevada, have discovered a form of super-dense ice known as ice-VII on Earth for the first time. Though ice-VII was known to form in space, …

Calif. Teen Arrested For Impersonating Officer Made A Traffic Stop, House Calls

A 14-year-old is in custody in California after pretending to be a deputy sheriff. Victorville Police officials have arrested and booked the teen, who visited homes and pulled a woman over while dressed in a San Bernardino deputy sheriff's uniform.<p>The police department tweeted a video Wednesday …

Jerry Jones, Cowboys Reportedly Opt for SeatGeek over NFL's Ticketmaster Deal

Jerry Jones is once again separating himself from the NFL.<p>The Dallas Cowboys owner has decided to opt out of the league's ticketing deal with Ticketmaster and instead signed an exclusive provider contract with SeatGeek, per ESPN's Darren Rovell. The New Orleans Saints chose to opt out of the NFL …

Space X sent a cute red Tesla Roadster into space. Here’s what’ll probably happen to it

By Rafi Letzter<p>There’s a midnight cherry Tesla Roadster hurtling toward deep space right now, the first payload of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket. It’s worth asking what is going to happen to this electric sports car condemned to what could be a billion-year elliptical journey.<p>“I’m not so worried …

Roadsters

Trump won't release Democratic memo, sends back to committee

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump won't release the Democratic rebuttal to the Republican intelligence memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority at this time, and has sent it back to the House Intelligence Committee for changes.<p>In a letter to the committee, White House counsel Donald …

The White House

The New 'Trading Spaces' Trailer Will Make You Wish It's April Already

It's like nothing's changed!<p>The first trailer for the new “Trading Spaces” reboot is here, and our hearts (and homes) are ready. So is America, it seems: The clip has already been viewed more than 4 million times.<p>Paige Davis, Ty Pennington, Hildi Santo-Tomas and the rest of the gang are all back …

France cuts speed limit on roads after alarming rise in deaths

Reduction on two-lane highways from 90km/h to 80km/h follows 3,500 fatalities on roads in 2016<p>The French government said on Tuesday it would lower the speed limit on two-lane highways to 80km/h (50mph) from 90km/h, hoping to reverse an alarming rise in road deaths.<p>Several previous governments had …

Ancient Human Remains Document Migration From Asia To America

In Alaska, scientists have uncovered something they say is remarkable: the remains of two infants dating back more than 11,000 years.<p>Their discovery is evidence of the earliest wave of migration into the Americas.<p>"It's incredibly rare," says Ben Potter, an archaeologist at the University of Alaska …

Ice Age

Two Experiments Show Fourth Spatial Dimension Effect

To the best of our knowledge, we humans can only experience this world in three spatial dimensions (plus one time dimension): up and down, left and …

Why Did a Third S.N.L. Cast Member Silently Leave the Show Last Night?

S.N.L. didn’t know what to do with Sasheer Zamata right up to the very end.<p>Last week news spread across trade publications that long-time <i>S.N.L.</i> cast members <b>Bobby Moynihan</b> and <b>Vanessa Bayer</b> would be leaving the show after this week’s finale. Don’t cry for Moynihan, he already has a new CBS sitcom …

Melissa McCarthy

Growing an entire baby from skin cells could happen in a decade, scientists say

Nearly 40 years after the world was jolted by the birth of the first test-tube baby, a new revolution in reproductive technology is on the horizon — …

Ex-ref shares story about Peyton Manning's classiness

There really is only one Peyton Manning.<p>In the year since he played his last snap, stories about who Manning was on and off the field have …