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At least 15 killed in bus crash involving Canadian junior hockey team

<b>(CNN) —</b> A small town in Canada's Saskatchewan province mourned Saturday after a bus carrying a junior hockey team collided with a tractor-trailer, leaving 15 people dead and at least 14 injured.<p>"This is a dark moment for our city, our community, our province," Humboldt Mayor Rob Muench said …

Western Hockey League

Germany starts enforcing hate speech law

<b>Germany is set to start enforcing a law that demands social media sites move quickly to remove hate speech, fake news and illegal material.</b><p>Sites that do not remove "obviously illegal" posts could face fines of up to 50m euro (£44.3m).<p>The law gives the networks 24 hours to act after they have been …

Social Media

Kim Jong Un offers rare olive branch to South Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held out a rare olive branch to the country's southern neighbor Monday, offering talks over sending a delegation to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang next month.<p>Kim struck an unusually conciliatory note in his annual New Year's Day address, declaring his …

North Korea

North Korean defectors may have been exposed to radiation, says South | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - At least four defectors from North Korea have shown signs of radiation exposure, the South Korean government said on Wednesday, although researchers could not confirm if they were was related to Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program.<p>FILE PHOTO - A North Korean flag flies on a mast …

North Korea

North Korea Calls U.N. Sanctions an ‘Act of War’

North Korea on Sunday called the latest round of punishing United Nations sanctions an “act of war,” and reminded the United States that the North’s rapid development of missiles and atomic bombs meant it posed a “substantial nuclear threat to the U.S. mainland.”<p>In a statement released by the …

North Korea

Can you eat with $2 a day? One Montrealer tried to do just that

A latte alone can run you $5 a day but imagine you are able to cut your entire grocery bill down to only $2 a day?<p>Is that even possible and what …

Amazon finally adds Alexa support to its Music app

If Alexa can make it a cinch to find songs on Amazon's screen-less Echo speakers, then it can also work its magic on the retail giant's Music app. The tech titan has finally integrated its famous voice assistant into the Amazon Music app for iOS and Android, perhaps as a way to entice more people …

Putin says the country that perfects AI will be 'ruler of the world'

Forget the arms race or space race -- the new battle for technological dominance revolves around AI, according to Vladimir Putin. The Russian President told students at a career guidance forum that the "future belongs to artificial intelligence," and whoever is first to dominate this category will …

What Marvel needs to stay on top at the box office

No matter how big the MCU gets, it "always comes down to the characters," says Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige.<p>Until recently, we couldn't be sure how Spider-Man would fit into the carefully crafted Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sure, we saw him in "Captain America: Civil War," but we didn't …

Marvel Universe

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Elon Musk's new plan to save humanity from AI

Elon Musk has a new plan to protect humanity from artificial intelligence -- if you can't beat 'em, join 'em.<p>In October 2014, Musk ignited a global discussion on the perils of artificial intelligence. Humans might be doomed if we make machines that are smarter than us, Musk warned. He called …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Incredible Shipwrecks You Can Dive

After learning how to scuba dive, you might be most excited to see all the reefs, with their brightly colored coral and fish. But the entire ocean is …

Scuba Diving

US officials: Early belief is that Syrian attack used sarin gas

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Tuesday that a gas attack in a rebel-controlled area of Syria was perpetrated by the forces tied to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and are a "consequence of the past administration's weakness and irresolution."<p>Multiple activist groups …

Middle East

All the Major Model Moments You Can't Miss from FW17 Fashion Month

Gigi Hadid<p>The model went mod for Chanel in a black and white houndstooth jumpsuit and sparkly, cap-toe boots. Tall, teased hair and dramatic lashes …

Women's Fashion

This Is Where Every Fashion-Obsessed Traveler Will Go in 2018

If there's one thing we love more than travel, it's flying halfway around the world to go shopping. While sun-drenched locations are the ultimate …

Street Style

Meitu of China, Built on the Selfie, Could Be Worth $5.23 Billion in I.P.O.

HONG KONG — For users of Meitu’s signature app, a beautiful touch-up at the press of a button is free.<p>But Meitu is hoping that investors in the company, which wants to “make the world a more beautiful place,” will value it somewhere between $4.6 billion and $5.23 billion.<p>Meitu plans to offer shares …

Moscow had contacts with Trump team during campaign, Russian diplomat says

<b>Correction:</b> An earlier version of this article incorrectly characterized the Interfax news agency of Russia as a state-run agency. Interfax is a privately owned and managed company.<p>MOSCOW — Russian government officials conferred with members of Donald Trump’s campaign team, a senior Russian …

Donald Trump

Hacker jailed for stealing nude celebrity photos from iCloud accounts

The man behind "celebgate" is going to jail for 18 months.<p>The Justice Department announced on Thursday that 36-year-old Pennsylvania resident Ryan …

On Twitter, women are more misogynistic than men

LONDON — When it comes to misogyny on Twitter, we're all in this together. A new study has found that misognyistic tweets were written by women 52 …

BMW's self-balancing motorcycle of tomorrow

In the distant future, motorcycle riders will have no need of helmets or padded clothing. They also won't need to put their feet on the ground when they stop. That's because, according to BMW, the motorcycle of the future will balance itself and will help the driver avoid crashes.<p>BMW, which is …

Time Warner

Facebook apologizes for all the weird things that showed up on Marketplace

Within hours of Facebook launching Marketplace, the Craigslist-esque forum had already been overrun by users selling a mix of bizarre and illegal items.<p>In Pittsburgh, a can of beer was listed for $25. In London, someone was trying to "sell" his pregnant girlfriend for $400.And in New York, someone …

Internet

This robot will look after your kids so you don't have to

Machines already make your coffee, bot their way around the kitchen floor cleaning up after you and then help drive you to work, so why can't they …

A TSA Agent Touched My Breasts And Groin In The Name Of 'Security'

It started off as an ordinary airport experience. I was heading to Cleveland for a business conference. I packed carry-on for the short two-day trip. I kissed my son goodbye, thanked my parents for looking after him while I was gone, and set off by Uber to Logan International Airport.<p>A seasoned …

The Best Part of Flying Business Class Isn't Quite What You Think

My obsession with being able to live like the rich led me down a convoluted path of hustling airline miles.<p>When I started regularly flying in college, I remember walking onto a plane, glaring at the first and business class passengers as I wobbled my way past them into economy. I silently cursed …

10 Huge Mistakes People Make at the Airport

it’s no secret that air travel has lost some of its glamour over the years. We might be able to attribute these changes to increased security …

The cheat sheet to get free Wi-Fi at airports around the world

Every traveller should be familiar with the insurmountable boredom that comes hand-in-hand with a long wait at even the most world’s most entertaining airports.<p>In such times of need it is only natural to turn to the Internet for solace, but a menu of football scores, witty Twitter snippets, and …

Wi-Fi

People asked Elon Musk some very bizarre questions at the SpaceX Mars event

Turns out, the prospect of sending people to Mars elicits some pretty strange questions, statements, requests ... and even smooches.<p>On Tuesday, …