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Tears ‘R’ Us: The World’s Biggest Toy Store Didn’t Have to Die

The early tale of Toys “R” Us brims with ambition, energy, and no small amount of ruthlessness, as creation stories often do. Charles Lazarus had …

Intellectual Property

Snyder Sent Flint Emergency Manager To Poison Detroit School Children

At one time it almost seemed as if there was a line, albeit a very fine line, that Republicans were unwilling to cross to provide wealth to …

African-American News

It's Another Smiley Night Out For Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel!

Justin Timberlake and his wife, Jessica Biel, attended the GLSEN Respect Awards in LA on Friday. The couple received the inspiration award for their work with children and their support of the LGBT community. Justin and Jessica are in good company, as past honorees include Julia Roberts, who served …

On Wednesdays, All These Celebrities Wear Pink

(And on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, too).<p>We bet Barbie is <i>thrilled</i> about this.<p>Pink is always in season, but recently, there has been a slew of head-to-toe, bubblegum looks in Hollywood. Lady Gaga joins the likes of Rita Ora and Cate Blanchett in rocking the playful hue …

Capitals pose with puppies, inject your soul with all the feels

When thinking about the 2015-16 Washington Capitals, there are many questions about their status as a true contender in the Eastern Conference, …

This Nap-Ready Desk Is What Your Workday Needs

You can skip that afternoon coffee and take a quick snooze instead.<p>If you've ever had a heavy, carb-loaded lunch during the middle of a workday, you know the struggle of staying awake afterwards is real. Seriously, nothing makes us pine for a quick cat nap more than answering emails after a plate …

Scientists Fear Sex Robots Could Be Bad For Society

The Campaign Against Sex Robots warns that human-like sex machines could promote unhealthy relationships.<p>We’ve joked about robots being the future of sex, but for these two researchers, it's no laughing matter.<p>Kathleen Richardson and Erik Billing on Tuesday launched the Campaign Against Sex Robots, …

Robotics

Don't Have Sex With Robots, Say Ethicists

Robot ethicists have launched the Campaign Against Sex Robots, seeking a ban on the development of robotic sexytimes.<p>The reality of pleasure bots is …

Vince Vaughn, Blackhawks fan, picked up huge dinner tab for Lightning coach

CHICAGO – Vince Vaughn was all over Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. The avid Chicago Blackhawks fan interviewed captain Jonathan Toews before …

Giraffes may be headed for extinction | Salon.com

Although several organizations have committed work toward protecting giraffes, conservation efforts, as a whole, have lagged behind. Even the GCF, which works throughout the species’s range, did not have any full-time employees until this year. Now they have exactly one, its executive director, …

Forbes Contributor Writes Offensive Column Blaming 'Drunk Female Guests' For Fraternity Problems

Titled "Drunk Female Guests Are The Gravest Threat To Fraternities," Bill Frezza's column lays out the many perceived risks that women pose to the typically do-gooding fraternity men he advises. According to Gawker, where we first saw this story, Frezza is an MIT alumnus and serves as the president …

Fraternities

FIFA 15: Goalkeepers Trailer - Gamescom 2014 - IGN Video

FIFA's next-gen goalies have smarter AI and more abilities.

Here's everything Twitch will stream at E3 2014

Twitch will be streaming games and announcements next week at E3 2014, the company announced today.<p>Its full schedule is as follows, with all times listed in Pacific Time:<p>Monday, June 9<p>9:30 a.m. – Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing<br>• 11:00 a.m. – Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing Post show<br>• 11:30 p.m. – <i>Hotline Miami …

How to Use a PlayStation 3 Controller to Play Games On Your Mac

- Jan 16, 2013<p>Gaming on the Mac can be a rewarding experience, but there aren’t a great deal of Mac game controllers available (especially that you …

Whoa! Scientists Grow A Brain In A Dish

It may not be same shape as a 9-week-old embryonic human brain, but it's got a lot of the same functional organization.<p>Researchers from the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology in Vienna, Austria, have grown a three-dimensional, self-organizing model of a developing human brain in the lab using …

Hippies and libertarians have become unlikely allies in a war against solar power

A weird thing is happening with solar power. For years derided as a sideshow energy source that was only for environmentalists, solar is now being seen as an imminent threat to both the mainline energy industry and at least one national economy. As a result, those harmless people with the shiny …

Solar Power

Here's Why Mosquitoes Can't Transmit HIV

Mosquitoes function the same way as hypodermic needles though — They can both inject chemicals and extract blood. And if mosquitoes carry West Nile Virus and other blood-borne diseases, shouldn't they logically be able to transmit HIV, too?<p>Thankfully, we were reassured that that's not the case.</b> …

Public Health

Everybody's Gone to the Rapture 'not planned' for PC, dev says

<i>Everybody's Gone to the Rapture</i>, the upcoming first-person adventure game from The Chinese Room, will launch exclusively on the PlayStation 4 and is "not planned" for PC, according to a tweet from the developer's official Twitter account.<p>"That's not an absolute no to PC," the tweet reads, "but it's …

The Robotic Search For Lost World War II Airmen

World War II combat pilots have been lost at the bottom of the Pacific ocean for nearly 70 years. Now autonomous robots have been deployed to find them.<p><i>Click here to see the gallery</i><p>On a bright morning in mid-March, Pat Scannon stands on the deck of a 40-foot catamaran looking for an airplane hidden …

10 Rare and Rowdy Special Edition Trucks

Pickup trucks are America's workhorses. Each year Ford, GM, and Dodge move more than a million of them, most of which are destined for a lifetime of heavy duty. But a small percentage of these trucks are special editions, models designed with standout sty<p>Pickup trucks are America's workhorses. Each …

10 Secret Features Hidden Inside Mac Software

Let's take a look at some of the hidden abilities and Easter eggs in some popular Mac applications (that you probably already own).