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Robert De Niro drops the F-bomb on Trump — twice — at Tonys

Culture Matters<p>"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two" nabbed best play and "Angels in America" was recognized as best play revival in an emotional Tony Awards that mixed Broadway razzle-dazzle with politically charged calls to arms.<p>Ostensibly a celebration of theater, the Tonys were …

Angels in America

Scientists created a psychopathic AI using Reddit images

Look what you've done now, Reddit.<p>There's no shortage of films and TV shows that speculate on the dark side of artificial intelligence -- 'robot goes wrong and chaos ensues' is a pretty popular Hollywood trope. Now, in a study that sounds like the plot of a movie itself, researchers have actively …

Elon Musk Just Sent an Extraordinary Email to Tesla Employees

A detailed look at a new email from Elon Musk teaches some important lessons.<p>Tesla, the electric auto manufacturer led by Elon Musk,is getting ready to enter a new phase of activity as it ramps up production of its mass-market intended Model 3. In an email recently obtained by automotive website …

Trump: California's sanctuary cities want to leave 'ridiculous, crime infested & breeding concept'

President Donald Trump continued to accuse California Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday of not protecting the border with Mexico, writing online that there’s “a revolution going on in California.”<p>The feud centers on deploying National Guard troops to the Mexican border. Trump insists Brown has backed …

Diamonds Buried Within Rare Meteorites Reveal Existence of "Lost Planet"

In 2008, astronomer Richard Kowalski looked into a telescope in Tucson, Arizona, and spotted an asteroid called 2008 TC3 barreling through the …

Jim Carrey Paints Blistering New Portrait Of A 'Very Angry' Mark Zuckerberg

Very angry indeed!<p>Jim Carrey has turned his brush on Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook CEO who’s been on the hot seat in Congress this week.<p>In an image shared on Twitter, the actor/artist depicted Zuckerberg as Marvin the Martian, the planet-claiming Looney Tunes character known for his temper:<p>Earlier …

Mark Zuckerberg

Russia Isn’t the Only Country with Its Hooks in Jared Kushner

A new report shows that a top Trump fund-raiser received millions from an adviser to the U.A.E.<p>Last week, we learned that Saudi Crown Prince <b>Mohammed bin Salman</b> and Emirati Crown Prince <b>Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan</b> were ostensibly fighting to claim credit for who had more influence over First …

Former Homeland Security Secretary comments on Russian election interference

Andrea Mitchell Reports<p>Fmr intel officials discuss Trump's security clearance threats<p>09:09<p>Blackwater founder talks plan to privatize war in …

13-Year-Old Boy Is First Person in US to Receive Newly Approved Gene Therapy for Blindness

On Tuesday, a 13-year-old boy from New Jersey was at the center of medical history as he became the first person in the US to receive an FDA-approved …

Gene Therapy

A Twist in Our Sexual Encounters With Other Ancient Humans

A new study suggests that early humans mated with the mysterious Denisovans in two separate waves.<p>Around 41,000 years ago, a young woman died in a cold cave, high up in Siberia’s Altai Mountains. Scientists uncovered one of her pinky bones in 2008. From it, they extracted her DNA. And from that, …

Origami-inspired self-locking foldable robotic arm

A research team of Seoul National University led by Professor Kyu-Jin Cho has developed an origami-inspired robotic arm that is foldable, …

How to Take Revenge on Those Shady Robocallers That Use Your Area Code

I decided to write this column at 5:43 a.m. one recent morning. That’s when my cellphone rang with the first in a series of three robocalls that I …

Suspended – Medium

Trump claims Obama launched Russia probe to discredit campaign

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump on Monday accused the Obama administration of using the investigation into potential ties between his campaign and Russia's meddling in the 2016 election to discredit his bid and boost the chances of his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.<p>"Why did the …

Obama Administration

You Can See Gabrielle Union's Abs Through the Cutout of Her Swimsuit

A trip to Maui wouldn't be complete without swimsuits, and Gabrielle Union arrived prepared. The star stepped up her bikinigram game with not one but four swimsuit snaps documenting her different looks. One in particular, a red and white Solid & Striped number, caught our eye. The one-piece was …

Gabrielle Union

NYC rape case highlights loophole that allows police to dodge sex assault charges

<b>ALBANY, N.Y.</b> - The 18-year-old woman was driving with two friends near Coney Island in September when the two plainclothes detectives pulled her over …

This electric jet can take off vertically and travel almost 190 miles per hour — and it's already being prototyped

Move over, Elon Musk. A German startup developing an electric, car-sized aircraft that can take off and land vertically just received a prestigious award — and the technology is seriously impressive.<p>Founded by a group of entrepreneurs in 2015, Lilium is developing the aircraft as a new form of …

House oversight investigating WH handling of Rob Porter

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The House Oversight Committee is investigating the White House's handling of Rob Porter's employment, chairman Trey Gowdy told CNN Wednesday.<p>"We are directing inquiries to people that we think have access to information we don't have. You can call it official. You can call it …

U.S. Politics

WHOA — Ashley Graham's Orange Sports Illustrated Bikini Is Hotter Than the Sun

Ashley Graham has graced the pages of <b>Sports Illustrated</b>'s Swimsuit Issue plenty of times — at this point, you could call her a pro. For this year's issue, which is on sale now, rookie Danielle Herrington nabbed the cover. Ashley posed for the coveted issue wearing a bright orange bikini by Tavik. …

Swimwear

After Eight Days of Itchy Eyes, Oregon Woman Finds 14 Worms

It’s a medical discovery you’d hate to be part of: A 26-year-old Oregon woman is believed to be the first human ever reported to be infected with a …

Topless Kate Upton swept off jagged rock by huge wave during SI Swim shoot

Mother Nature was not on model Kate Upton’s side during the photo shoot for the 2018 Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition. In a clip shared by the organization, the star can be seen taking a nasty tumble off a rock after a wave hits her.<p>Upton, who has graced the cover of the SI swimsuit edition …

Fashion Modeling

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife taken to hospital after getting letter with white powder, police say

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife was taken to a hospital in New York City today after opening a package at her home that contained an unknown white powder, …

Former Trump Campaign Adviser Was More Than A Coffee Boy, Fiancee Says

Ever since Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller unveiled charges against George Papadopoulos, a former foreign policy adviser to the Trump 2016 presidential campaign, the White House has insisted Papadopoulos played an unimportant role in the campaign.<p>According to court papers, …

Donald Trump

‘Ultra-intense laser’ stops electrons travelling at near-light speed for first time, mimicking black holes

Using a laser beam one quadrillion times brighter than the Sun, physicists have stopped electrons travelling at near-light speeds for the first …

Cities to federal government: Don't tell us how to build our internet

San Jose, California, is the largest city in Silicon Valley, where pioneering tech companies are testing self-driving cars on the streets. Still, about 95,000 of the city's residents don't have internet access — an inequityfound in many American cities, and one that politicians at every level of …

Net Neutrality

Justice Department shuts down massive cybercrime ring

The US Justice Department said it's taken down a cybercrime behemoth, which had sold millions of people's stolen information before it closed.<p>The agency announced on Wednesday that it's charged 36 individuals who allegedly ran Infraud, a massive forum with more than 10,900 members globally. The …

Intense laser experiments provide first evidence that light can stop electrons

By hitting electrons with an ultra-intense laser, researchers have revealed dynamics that go beyond 'classical' physics and hint at quantum …

Deepfake pornographic videos banned by Twitter

<b>Twitter is the latest platform to ban a new type of pornographic video that replaces the original actor's face with that of another person.</b><p>The clips, known as deepfakes, typically use the features of female TV personalities, actors and pop singers.<p>Unlike some social networks, Twitter allows …

In Russia Inquiry, Lawyers Tell Trump to Refuse Mueller Interview

WASHINGTON — Lawyers for President Trump have advised him against sitting down for a wide-ranging interview with the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, according to four people briefed on the matter, raising the specter of a monthslong court battle over whether the president must answer …

The White House

Did Jessica Biel Not Know Her Dress Was Completely See-Through On The Red Carpet?

Jessica Biel is no stranger to daring red carpet fashion. The actress loves to experiment with trends and venture out of her fashion comfort zone …