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Microsoft could introduce not one, but two new Xbox One consoles

Microsoft is playing catch up when it comes to console sales. But it looks like the company doesn’t want to give up on dedicated gaming consoles. According to multiple reports, Microsoft is about to announce a new, slimmer Xbox One around E3 in June, and a more powerful Xbox One next year.<p>In April …

Apple Is About To Take Netflix Head-On With Its Own Original Shows

Despite the success of Netflix and Amazon, Apple has been notably shy about dipping its toes into the waters of original streaming. So far, the only confirmed project is a reality show about apps starring Will.i.am . But expect that to change, and fast.<p>Apple has had a long term interest in the …

Justin Bieber and Skrillex sued over vocal loops on Sorry

Justin Bieber and Skrillex are being sued by the indie artist Casey Dienel, according to reports by TMZ.<p>Dienel, who records under the name White Hinterland, claims the duo used one of her vocal loops without permission on their track Sorry. The eight-second snippet in question is used repeatedly …

Skrillex

The sleepwalker of New York

A balding, middle-aged man appears to be wandering the streets of New York. Kelly Grovier looks at how the comatose figure has echoes in a Pre-Raphaelite painting.<p>Do you know where you’re going? It’s the kind of unflinching existential question that a great work of art can pose and one posited this …

Passengers panic as tarantulas crawl through airplane

<b>Published:</b> Monday, May 23, 2016 @ 3:04 PM <b><br>Updated:</b> Monday, May 23, 2016 @ 3:04 PM <b><br>By:</b> Cox Media Group National Content Desk<p>Passengers shouted and stood …

Crime

Modified Potato Cannons Are Alarmingly Destructive

Most people know potato guns are sweet as hell. Unfortunately, if you want to use one to turn any large pieces of produce into a smoothie (a squash …

Potatoes

Disney will make Netflix the happiest place on earth this September

"Star Wars," "Captain America," "The Jungle Book" and "Finding Dory" -- this September, Netflix will become the exclusive place to stream all of Disney's latest movies.<p>It's a deal that's taken nearly four years to bear fruit. In 2012, Netflix and Disney said they'd reached an arrangement to make …

Walt Disney Company

WWII female pilots now can be buried at Arlington

<b>(CNN) —</b> Women who served as pilots during World War II finally can be buried at Arlington National Cemetery, thanks to bipartisan efforts.<p>President Barack Obama signed a bill into law allowing the ashes of woman who flew in the Women Airforce Service Pilots program (WASP) to be laid to rest at the …

LSU’s tiger mascot, diagnosed with rare cancer, to receive first-of-its-kind treatment

An innovative form of therapy will be used in an attempt to save Mike the Tiger, the Louisiana State University mascot who has a rare, inoperable and terminal cancer.<p>The 11-year-old tiger — technically Mike VI — has a tumor that is displacing his right eye and is showing no signs of being in pain, …

Donated organs kept ‘alive’ may ease the transplant shortage

BOSTON — Lloyd Matsumoto awoke from his liver transplant last month to find his surgeon more than pleased with the results. The new organ had begun producing bile almost immediately, a welcome signal that it had quickly started to function well.<p>That may be partly because of the way Matsumoto’s …

Medicine

The Prime Minister won't say whether he has potato blood in his veins - Daphne Caruana Galizia's Notebook | Running Commentary

The Prime Minister took this quiz on the new portal LovinMalta, which is run by former Times of Malta journalist Chris Peregin as CEO. And he tweeted …

Malta

Himalaya Spring 2016: Slovak Climbers Stranded on Everest, Summit Push Begins

The time is now on Everest, where a number of teams are now on the move with the hopes of making a final push to the summit later this week. …

This Hedgehog Cafe In Japan Is Where Snuggly Dreams Come True

They'll *spike* your interest, for sure.<p>If you thought cat cafes were cute, then wait till you see a cafe full of teeny-weeny hedgehogs.<p>The Harry hedgehog cafe opened in Tokyo last month, Reuters reports, and it's like nothing we've <i>ever</i> seen before. Here, visitors can cuddle with a selection of …

United Arab Emirates Officials Announce Plans to Build Mountain, Control the Weather

It might sound like a parable of human hubris, or perhaps a cinematic supervillain scheme, but it's real: The government of the United Arab Emirates …

San Diego Zoo

U.S. Warship Challenges China’s Claim to a Disputed Reef

A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of a disputed island claimed by China in the South China Sea Tuesday, in a move that is sure to …

Delhi's first dog cafe will bowl you over with its cute canines

Delhi has just got its first dog café, Puppychino, where dog owners can pamper their pets with delicious food and games, and canine lovers can cuddle …

Say a Prayer That McDonald's All-You-Can-Eat Fries Pilot Becomes Official

Or make a blood sacrifice to the Golden Arches.<p>If we had to choose, the best thing about McDonald's is its french fries. The crispy shoestrings are always perfectly salted and, sometimes, you can ask to doctor them up with toppings like guacamole, truffle oil, and even chocolate sauce depending on …

Watch Six Bulldozers Battle Each Other on the Streets of China in the Craziest Fight Ever

This is madness. Like, seriously what in the hell is going on. In northern China, multiple bulldozers apparently got so mad at each other that they …

4 flights, an aircraft carrier, and a helicopter: CNN anchor's 'great American friendship story'

<b>(CNN) —</b> In this exclusive Reporter's Notebook, Brooke Baldwin details her teeth-rattling, two-day embed aboard the USS Harry S. Truman, the very vessel tasked with protecting America from ISIS.<p>The invitation from the U.S. Navy<p>The most important assignment of my career took me to a place where your …