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Report: Sam Bradford isn't returning Eagles' calls, walked out of OTAs

Sam Bradford is not being a big boy about the Eagles quarterback situation.<p>Sam Bradford wants to be the guy. It's understandable. No one wants their …

Football (U.S.)

RUSSIA: Here's why we sent a fighter plane to intercept a US aircraft

The Pentagon said the U.S. Air Force RC-135 plane had been flying a routine route in international airspace and that the Russian SU-27 fighter had intercepted it in an "unsafe and unprofessional" way.<p>CNN reported that the Russian jet had come within about 100 feet (30 meters) of the U.S. plane and …

Supreme court grants FBI massive expansion of powers to hack computers

The US Congress has seven months to block a potentially massive expansion of the government’s ability to hack into suspects’ computers.<p>At the FBI’s request this week, the supreme court ruled that federal judges should be able to issue hacking warrants to federal law enforcement for anywhere in the …

Privacy

Why Microsoft Just Bought 10 Million Strands of DNA

Microsoft(msft). just bought 10 million strands of DNA from a San Francisco company called Twist Bioscience. Why? Data storage.<p>When you think about …

NWA admitted to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at ceremony marred by bad blood

It was supposed to be a night that celebrated some of rock’n’roll’s most under appreciated acts and one of hip-hop’s greatest, but it was long running feuds, the power of the genre to influence politics and the institution itself which became the main talking points.<p>At the Barclays Center in …

Music

Minnesota Burger King workers smash windows after prank call

A prank caller tricked workers at a Minnesota Burger King into smashing the windows of the restaurant to keep it from exploding, police said Saturday, mirroring similar deceptions at Burger Kings and other fast-food restaurants in other states in recent months.<p>Police said employees at the …

Sony’s PlayStation VR Headset Is Already Pretty Amazing

Don a virtual reality headset, and you’re suddenly able to explore beautiful new experiences, like scaling Mount Everest or going face-to-face with a …

Ignorance, racism and rage: The GOP’s transformation to the party of stupid started long before Donald Trump

Shift from conscience-driven party of Lincoln to anger-driven party of Trump/Cruz has been 50 years in the making<p>The top leadership of the Republican Party expresses horror at the popularity of Donald Trump as though his positions and values are somehow alien from their own. This is disingenuous. …

The Slavery Papers: An Introduction

It's April, and we've already survived New Year's, President's, and Valentine's Days, Black and Women's History Months, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday. While I detest the commercial exploitation of holidays, and question the origins of many, I <i>do</i> appreciate the fact that these days and commemorative …

TruNews with Rick Wiles, Real News, Latest News, Christian News

There was a secret meeting at the G20 to 'take down' the dollar

The term "Shanghaied" refers to the 19th-century practice of sailors forced to serve against their will on vessels bound for Shanghai and other ports in China. Victims were often from West Coast port cities such as San Francisco, Portland and Seattle. Tactics used included kidnapping, beatings and …

Sweet Onion–Marinated Skirt Steak

4 Servings<p>The white vinegar’s acidity curbs the onion’s bite and highlights its sweetness, resulting in the perfect marinade.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet onion, coarsely grated<p>2 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for grill<p>1¼ …

BBQ

Forgotten audio formats: The Highway Hi-Fi

What’s the connection between the Beatles’ George Harrison, boxing legend Muhammad Ali, and Chrysler cars? The Highway Hi-Fi: a vinyl record player …

Security privileges, lapses helped flight attendant escape

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Within hours of ditching 70 pounds of cocaine at a security checkpoint and bolting barefoot out of the main Los Angeles airport, …

Flying

13 Tell signs of a Narcissist that you should be aware of

Most people think a narcissist is simply someone egotistical and arrogant. If you’ve ever fallen in love with a narcissist, you know how painful it …

The Anomaly Of Consciousness & Why Mainstream Science Ignores It

Western science has had remarkable success in explaining the functioning of the material world, but when it comes to the inner world of the mind, it …

A 'Forgotten Disease' Is Suddenly Causing New Worries

The world is in danger of running out of vaccines for a deadly disease: yellow fever. A major outbreak in the African nation of Angola has already depleted the stockpile that world health officials had set aside for emergencies. It's unclear whether new vaccines can be made in time — even as …

Disease

The Search and Rescue Pack

Working for search and rescue is no easy task, and when your job is to go out and save people, you need the right gear not just for yourself, but …

Why the US Is Buying Up So Many UK Artificial Intelligence Companies

DeepMind, SwiftKey, VocalIQ—Does the UK need to worry about a brain drain in artificial intelligence?<p>Autonomy, DeepMind, SwiftKey, VocalIQ. Each are British artificial intelligence and machine learning startups bought by US tech giants—HP, Google, Microsoft, and Apple, respectively.<p>And they're …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's More Evidence That Depression Affects The Entire Body

In case you needed more proof that mental health = physical health.<p>Here's yet another friendly, scientific reminder that mental health conditions are not within your control. Depression is an illness that can affect your entire body -- potentially on a cellular level, according to a recent …

University of Michigan

This Breathtaking Chart Shows Just How Far Humans Have Ventured into Space

At least, how far our probes have explored.<p>The solar system is big. It may stretch out up to a light year across, depending on the outer boundary of the Oort Cloud. But considering it's barely been 50 years since humanity has launched objects into space, it's amazing where we've been able to …

Astronomy

Republicans hammer EPA official over Flint water crisis

A top Environmental Protection Agency official came under heavy fire Tuesday when Republicans at a congressional hearing accused the agency of failing to protect Flint, Michigan from their water being poisoned by lead.<p>"You screwed up and you ruined people's lives," Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah told …

Snorkeling

Killer robots and digital doctors: how can we protect society from AI?

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, Tesla and PayPal, is worried about killer robots. “You know those stories where there’s the guy with the pentagram and the holy water, and he’s sure he can control the demon?” he has warned. “Doesn’t work out.”<p>That “unfriendly AI”, as it is known in tech circles, would …

Artificial Intelligence

Storm God Worship: Ancient Cult Complex Discovered in Israel

A massive cult complex, dating back about 3,300 years, has been discovered at the site of Tel Burna in Israel.<p>While archaeologists have not fully …

Why Does Earth Appear Blue From Space?

Hint: it doesn’t have anything to do with our blue skies.<p><i>“Whenever I gaze up at the moon, I feel like I’m on a time machine. I am back to that</i> …

Dos and Don'ts of Running with Your Dog

<b>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com</b><p>I am the proud owner of Ellie, a 14-week-old golden mix rescue dog. She has a floppy ear (hence the name …

US Military tries out Vietnam War planes against ISIS

Half-century old warplanes have been tested on Islamic State targets, as the military determines whether they should become a permanent addition to …

This beautiful electric bike will charge itself with built-in solar panels

Leaos<p>Electric bikes are all the rage these days, especially among urban dwellers — and for good reason, too.<p>E-bikes are a green mode of …

Electric Vehicles