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TSA Changes Could Make Thanksgiving Travel Even More Painful

There’s nothing fun about traveling during the holidays—especially Thanksgiving. Crowds are immense. People are cranky. And now, in addition to all …

Flying

Brexit begins: UK triggers Article 50 to begin EU divorce

<b>London (CNN) —</b> The UK government has formally served divorce papers on the European Union, signaling the beginning of the end of a relationship that has endured for 44 years.<p>Theresa May, the British Prime Minister, confirmed that the UK had triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, beginning a …

Your Shareable Google Maps Lists May Be Really Interesting To Advertisers

The burger place downtown? Check. The Ethiopian restaurant we visited that one time? Check. The sports bar near school we've been meaning to try? Maybe tonight is the night.<p>To help users keep track of points of interest, Google Maps is rolling out a new feature — for both Android and iOS devices — …

Trump picks Colo. appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court

President Trump nominated Colorado federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court on Tuesday, opting in the most important decision of his young presidency for a highly credentialed favorite of the conservative legal establishment to fill the opening created last year by the death …

Judiciary

Man shot before Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos' speaking event is in critical condition

Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos' divisive speaking tour, provoking shouting matches and fistfights among college-age fans and foes, has now degenerated to the level of gunfire. A man was in critical condition Saturday after being shot outside a University of Washington hall prior to the …

'Justice has been served,' Obama says of Chelsea Manning clemency

WASHINGTON — President Obama defended his decision to release Army Private Chelsea Manning from prison early, telling reporters at his last press conference as president Wednesday that "I feel very comfortable that justice has been served."<p>Obama said the commutation of Manning balanced national …

Google's new image compression tool uses 75% less bandwidth

HooliGoogle just released an image compression technology called RAISR (Rapid and Accurate Super Image Resolution) designed to save your precious data without sacrificing photo quality.<p>Claiming to use up to 75 percent less bandwidth, RAISR analyzes both low and high-quality versions of the same …

Sony’s voice assistant earbuds will be released in the US on December 13th

Sony’s launching its voice assistant earbuds in time for the holidays. The company announced its Xperia Ear wireless earbuds earlier this year with the intention of releasing them over the summer. That date got pushed back to November, and now, finally, the company says they’ll be out on December …

23 Genius Hacks to Make Your Thanksgiving Even Better

SUPER CREAMY MASHED POTATOES<p>Instead of boiling your spuds in water, simmer them gently in <i>milk</i> — then mash directly in the pot. Get our recipe here.<p>3 …

Man boiled to death in Yellowstone hot spring attempting to ‘hot pot’ | Adventure Sports Network

The grisly details of the death of an Oregon man who accidentally fell into a Yellowstone National Park hot spring have emerged following a Freedom …

New Zealand earthquake lifts a bizarre sea wall up to land

This looks totally alien (but it's also totally ordinary)<p>A beach in New Zealand just got a new tourist attraction: a six foot wall of seabed.<p>The mass of rocks and seaweed comes courtesy of a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that thrust parts of the sea floor up and out of the water on Monday. It triggered …