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Proposed bill would make doxxing a federal crime

While many internet harassment tactics, such as doxxing and swatting, are considered illegal under state criminal laws, the coverage is often indirect. More often than not, law enforcement has difficulty identifying and prosecuting these types of crimes. But now, Representatives Katherine Clark …

Wheelchairs

Cara Delevingne Opens Up About Sexual Fluidity

There's more to it than that.<p>Cara Delevingne is an open book when it comes to her sexuality (she's candidly spoken about her sexual orientation on multiple occasions) — but despite her honesty on the topic, the model and actress recently revealed that people are still <i>very</i> confused by her sexual …

Your DNA Sequencing Might Be Interesting But You’re Still Going to Die

If you could mine your own DNA for lifestyle advice, would you do it? What if I told you it would cost between $215 and $320, plus another $150 if …

Molecular Biology

What Are the Rules of Cooking Over a Fire Pit?

There's no denying that there's something satisfyingly primal about the idea of cooking over an open fire pit. It makes feels like you could totally …

BBQ

Adidas Finally Made 'Zissou' Sneakers, but You Can't Get Them

Only 100 pairs were produced.<p>A dream, crushed as quickly as it came true: Adidas dropped an official Zissou Rom sneaker this week. But the 100-pair limited collection was available only at the We Love Green festival in Paris, according to Footwear News. There are also hand-painted ones online, but …

Shoes

New ‘Deadpool 2’ photo teases Cable transformation

Actor Josh Brolin has shared a behind-the-scenes snap<p><i>Deadpool 2</i> actor Josh Brolin has shared a behind-the-scenes photo of his transformation into …

Video shows 4×4 smashing into bank in shocking raid

<b>A shocking bank raid has been caught on video with a 4×4 crashing into the side of a Barclays branch.</b><p>Smartphone footage showed how the bank was …

Ecology

How to prepare for a long-distance trek

Your first long-distance, multi-day trek on a big trail can feel intimidating, with kit, fitness and safety all concerns. Here’s how to get ready, …

CNN

The Duchess Of Cambridge Joins The Gucci Gang

THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE eschewed her wardrobe of tried-and-tested designers today, and turned to fashion favourite Gucci for a visit to the …

Adele Signs Off: "I Want My Last Time To Be At Home"

ADELE opened the final leg of her 25 tour last night in her hometown of London, where she will play four sold-out shows at Wembley Stadium. While her …

Facebook will protect white men but not black children, leaked documents show

Facebook is embroiled in another censorship scandal after leaked documents reveal the company will protect white men but not black children.<p>Training documents for Facebook moderators show the social network will allow hate speech against minority groups such as female drivers and black children, …

Hackney Walk is hosting a huge sample sale this Friday and Saturday

Fans of cut-price designer threads, hotfoot it to Hackney Walk this Friday – because the East End outlet shopping haven is hosting a two-day sample …

England

‘Star Wars’ R2-D2 model used in films sells for £2.13 million at auction

The unit was assembled from parts used in the original trilogy in the franchise<p>A model of R2-D2 used in the <i>Star Wars</i> movies has sold at auction for …

Emilia Clarke Says Sexism Is "Like Dealing With Racism"

But there's a HUGE difference.<p>Emilia Clarke recently spoke out about what it's like to be a woman in Hollywood – with what some might consider a pretty eyebrow-raising comparison.<p>While speaking with <i>Rolling Stone</i>, the <i>Game of Thrones</i> actress rattled off some of the ways female actresses are treated …

'Metal-on-metal' hip implant patients recalled for tests over toxicity fears

Alert issued by regulatory agency calls for for MRI scans and blood tests on expanded pool from 56,000 patients using devices believed to be at risk of bone or muscle damage<p>Thousands of patients with “metal-on-metal” hip implants will be recalled for a battery of tests, including MRI scans and …

This cloud-connected fidget spinner takes uselessness to a whole new level

Fidget spinners — yeah, they're still a thing. So why not capitalize on the phase if you can?<p>Ben Parnas, an electrical engineer at Formlabs, and his …

£10,000 raised for acid attack victim Resham Khan in just one day

A fundraising campaign to help a student and her cousin who were victims of a devastating acid attack on her 21st birthday, has raised £10,000 in …

This Is the Highest-Resolution Image of the Volatile Star Betelgeuse

The red supergiant is a ticking time bomb.<p>Filed Under Space Science<p>Unlike other stars, the red supergiant Betelgeuse, some 600 light-years from …

Astronomy

A hotel-on-sea: Ritz-Carlton launches luxury cruise ships

Part of Marriott International, the Ritz-Carlton hotel group is set for a new departure: with the promise that they will provide one of the most luxurious experiences it will be possible to have at sea, the chain is set to launch three lavishly appointed cruise ships from 2019.<p>Measuring 190 metres …

The Truth Behind Turmeric's Health Claims

Does turmeric emit a health aura so strong that it's needless to expound upon the specifics? “Everybody knows about the nutritional benefits of turmeric and how its bioavailability increases when you eat it with black pepper, right?” writes Sharon Flynn in the headnote for fermented turmeric in her …

Turmeric

How to make your fragrance last longer

Nobody wants to splash out on fancy fragrance, only to find that the scent has all but disappeared by lunchtime. But there’s a world of difference between dousing yourself in the stuff so everybody and their neighbour can get a whiff of it, and spritzing sporadically for a good but temporary hit. …

New Homes: What's on sale in London this weekend in London Fields, Millfields, Kilburn, Battersea and Kentish Town

The Furlong Collection, Kentish Town<p>From £1.6M<p>A show home is opening tomorrow to prospective buyers for this collection of homes in a period setting …

Nicola Sturgeon forced to ask Brussels for farm payment extension to avoid £60 million fine

Nicola Sturgeon’s government has been forced to issue a last-ditch appeal for more time to make thousands of delayed farm subsidy payments in the hope of avoiding up to £60 million of EU fines.<p>For the second year running, the Scottish Government has approached the European Commission asking for the …

Tesla reportedly wants to create its own music streaming service

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is in talks with major labels about creating a streaming service that would come bundled in all Tesla vehicles, according to the report.<p>"We believe it's important to have an exceptional in-car experience so our customers can listen to the music they want from whatever source …

Tesla

Russia blocked Google briefly, but don't panic

Russian authorities blocked Google for about three hours on Thursday.<p>And while this may seem like a familiar story — another instance of an …

The Holo app is a tease of what's to come with AR on the iPhone

Get ready to fill the digital version of your world with lots of weird stuff<p>The most exciting thing about Apple’s recent announcement of iOS 11 at WWDC, to me, was ARKit. The idea that augmented reality is going to be baked into the mobile operating system means all sorts of weird stuff is on the …

Augmented Reality