David Diaz

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The Ford Mustang Is No Longer A Muscle Car

For 50 years, the Ford Mustang has been the iconic American car.<p>Which is why I jumped at the opportunity to spend a weekend behind the wheel of an all-new 2015 Ford Mustang GT, outfitted in an eye-catching "triple yellow" paint job.<p>Honestly, Ford's new sixth-generation Mustang GT is nothing short …

Sports Cars

How ISIS’s ‘Attack America’ Plan Is Working

The terrorist group’s sophisticated social-media campaign is reaching its audience in the United States. What it does next has law enforcement …

Kylie and Kendall Honor Caitlyn Jenner on Father's Day: Your Different Appearance 'Doesn't Mean You Were Any Less of a Father'

Caitlyn Jenner‘s children reflected on their relationship with the former Olympian for their first Father’s Day since her transition from male to …

20 powerful photos from Charleston church's first service after attack

The historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, that became the site of a national tragedy last week held its first service since a …

See How Celebrities Honored the Dads in Their Lives on Father's Day

Celebrities took to social media on Sunday to pay homage to their dads, husbands and kids in honor Father’s Day. Here’s a sample of the …

'The home of racism': Walter Scott and church shootings lay bare Charleston's original sin

Race issues,South Carolina,Walter Scott shooting,US news,Gun crime,US crime,The Observer,Features,News<p>The city’s history and much of its wealth were born from the slave trade – the tension from which, many believe, lingers in race-tinged incidents to this day

Wife of Israeli politician tweets racist Obama joke – and social media reacts

Judy Shalom Nir-Mozes quickly deleted the offending tweet and apologises – but it was too late to avoid mounting criticism: ‘You’d better erase this’<p>The wife of a senior Israeli minister sparked outrage on Sunday by posting a racist joke about President Barack Obama on Twitter.<p>Judy Shalom Nir …

Church killings ignite furor anew over S.C. Capitol’s Confederate flag

By Abby Phillip<p>, Reporter<p>CHARLESTON, S.C. — Nestled in a sea of flowers at the solemn memorial outside the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston is a handwritten message to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley: “Take the flag down. It hurts us.”<p>The continued presence of a …

South Carolina

New, sickening details emerge from Emanuel AME Church massacre in Charleston

Dylann Roof showed up at the historic Charleston church at 8:06 p.m., a wimpy kid planning to commit mass murder.<p>The deranged 21-year-old grabbed a …

South Carolina

Star teenage athlete dies after flu symptoms turn out to be plague

A standout high school athlete in peak health died earlier this month after he contracted a rare strain of plague, according to Colorado health officials.<p>Authorities suspect Taylor Gaes, 16, contracted bubonic plague from fleas on a dead rodent or other animal on his family’s rural property near …

Charleston church massacre: Things we learned from shooter Dylann Roof's racist manifesto

White supremacist charged with murder of nine people in a church in South Carolina was a admirer of neo-Nazis and wanted to 'destroy the Jewish identity'<p><b>The discovery on Saturday of Dylann Roof's racist manifesto,</b> setting out his rationale for the Charleston shooting, offers an extraordinary look …

Charleston victims: 9 lives lost to family and community

<b>(CNN) —</b> They gathered at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church to study the Bible -- a small group, 13 people. Many were familiar faces. One was a stranger.<p>But it was unfathomable that this stranger was a killer lying in wait, a man who would kill nine churchgoers and church leaders in …

Charleston Church Shooting

From treble winner to troublemaker - Neymar's 'monster' has been unleashed

The Brazil captain has been slapped with a four-match ban following his altercation with Jeison Murillo and will play no more part in the Copa America.<p>SANTIAGO — Brazilian football was in danger of "creating a monster" in Neymar, said Atletico Goianiense coach Rene Simoes in 2010. His reasoning was …

Estrada's no-hit bid for Blue Jays broken up in 8th inning

TORONTO (AP) — Marco Estrada's no-hit bid for the Toronto Blue Jays has been broken up on a bloop single by Baltimore Orioles pinch-hitter Jimmy …

Giants Splash: Gregor Blanco activated, starting in right field vs. Dodgers

LOS ANGELES - Cool gesture for Jarrett Parker. The Giants waited until after batting practice to option the outfielder to Triple-A Sacramanto so that he could get a chance to take some swings at Dodger Stadium.<p>All along, the Giants knew they’d activate Gregor Blanco, who came off the disabled list …

Major League Baseball

How the Dallas Mavericks Could Make a LaMarcus Aldridge Signing Work

LaMarcus Aldridge and the Dallas Mavericks have eyes for one another, and it's from this reciprocal gaze that a free-agency match could be born.<p>Before the Portland Trail Blazers' first-round playoff jaunt even ended, Marc Stein of ESPN.com cited the Mavericks as one of the looming threats to whisk …

Chile Defeats Bolivia 5-0 at Copa America

Rodriguez's 3,000th hit helps Yankees defeat Tigers

EditorsNote: Fixes: Adds the word ‘not’ in first paragraph<p>Rodriguez’s 3,000th hit helps Yankees defeat Tigers<p>NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez did not anticipate that he would get his 3,000th hit on the first pitch he saw from Justin Verlander Friday night.<p>It just happened to work out well for him, like …

David Price

Fan Who Caught Alex Rodriguez's 3,000th Hit Doesn't Plan to Give It to Player

While hitting a home run always benefits a team, New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is probably wishing that his 3,000th hit would've stayed in the field of play—because it doesn't look like he is going to be getting the ball.<p>Rodriguez became the 29th player in MLB history to join the …

Alex Rodriguez notches 3,000th hit as Yankee Stadium crowd erupts

NEW YORK -- It took Alex Rodriguez 21 years, 2,630 games and 10,034 at-bats to reach 2,999 hits.<p>And just one pitch to reach 3,000.<p>The New York …

One million people in Oakland celebrate NBA champion Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - A crowd estimated at 1 million people in Oakland celebrated the NBA champion Golden State Warriors at a parade and rally on Friday, where league MVP Stephen Curry remarked on how things have changed since he went unrecognized in the city.<p>Jun 19, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; A …

Basketball

Facebook’s newest deep learning system makes samples of images that humans think are real 40% of the time

Researchers at Facebook have taken a step closer to a holy grail of artificial intelligence known as unsupervised learning. They’ve come up with a way to generate samples of real photographs that don’t look all that fake.<p>In fact, the computer-generated samples — of scenes featuring planes, cars, …

Deep Learning

Charleston Church Shooting: Thousands Gather to Honor Victims

Thousands of people joined the families of nine victims who were gunned down during a Bible study at a historic African-American Charleston church for a vigil Friday night that included prayer, singing, encouraging words and calls for action.<p>"Everyone old and young, all colors all religions, all …

Charleston Judge Calls Shooter’s Family ‘Victims,’ Was Once Reprimanded For Racial Slur In Court

The judge in the Charleston shooting case opened Friday’s bond hearing for the alleged killer of nine, 21-year-old Dylann Roof, by lecturing a …

North Carolina Shark Attacks: Witness Says It Was Like a Scene From 'Jaws'

A witness told NBC News on Monday that it was "like a scene out of 'Jaws'" when a shark attacked a girl swimming in waist-deep water off the North Carolina coast — one of two attacks in quick succession that cost children their arms.<p>Steve Bouser was on the beach at Oak Island when a shark attacked …

Google Maps will tell you if your destination will be closed upon arrival

We have all been there. You hop on your car without a worry and tell Google Maps to take you to one of your favorite restaurants… only to get there and find out the darn place is closed! This is frustrating, especially knowing Google Maps has hours and other information on hand. But worry not, for …

Maps

Can LeBron Give Even More?

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ only hope in the NBA Finals is to lean even further on their superstar—but even he may be wearing down<p>Oakland, Calif.<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers are in dire shape heading into Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday. Down 3-2 to the Golden State Warriors, the first title in …

Stannis Was the Biggest Victim of Game of Thrones Season 5

The would-be king deserved better than what he got.<p>It really didn’t have to be this way.<p>Stannis Baratheon, grammar pedant and genuinely loving dad, was on a good run for the first half of this <i>Game of Thrones</i> season—which, in Westeros, obviously meant he was headed for downfall. It was hard to love …