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The rumor that there's going to be a 'Space Jam 2' with LeBron James just got a big boost

It's an intriguing move that advances LeBron's plan to build an entertainment business. It also comes a week after "Trainwreck" — the Amy Schumer movie in which LeBron co-starred and drew positive reviews— made an impressive $30 million at the box office.<p>But for a lot of people born sometime …

Lebron James

Facebook Can’t Prevent Your Posts From Being Used Against You In Court

New York judges unanimously reject Facebook's appeal.<p>A New York state appeals court ruling that Facebook can’t challenge search warrants seeking users' private account information was a stinging defeat for Internet privacy advocates.<p>Facebook said in a statement that "overly broad search warrants -- …

Privacy

Baltimore police, partners create around-the-clock 'war room' to address crime surge

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, law enforcement officials and prosecutors have created an around-the-clock "war room" to address the spike in violent crime that has racked Baltimore since the death of Freddie Gray, they said Sunday.<p>Officials have identified several criminal groups as top targets of …

This Diablo Cosplay Will Give You Nightmares - IGN Access - IGN Video

Check out this huge haunting cosplay of a feminine depiction of Prime Evil from the Diablo games.

German-Led Eurozone Launching Coup Against Greek Government

After the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union, Francis Fukuyama famously declared an end to history. Things, of course, would continue to happen, he said, but the clash of rival ideologies was over with the "unabashed victory of economic and political liberalism."<p>It was …

Goodbye, Satoru Iwata: The video game industry remembers one of its best

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has passed away at the age of 55. Befitting the digital medium in which he was a leader, many have gathered on social media to pay their respects.<p>Nintendo itself has lowered flags at its corporate headquarters in Japan to half staff, in memory of Iwata.<p>Here are more …

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' just dominated Comic-Con

Director J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy were in attendance to introduce the full cast and a few surprises to the massive room along with panel host Chris Hardwick.<p>See what the fans saw in Hall H below!<p>J.J. Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy and screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan were first to …

Star Wars

Here's how the 'Batman v Superman' costumes will look in the movie

Warner Bros. went all out to showcase "Batman v Superman" at San Diego Comic-Con.<p>Out next March, attendees can find props for the film and toys expected to be released in the coming months.<p>However, Con-goers are most excited about the actual costumes from the film that are on display.<p>In the center …

Costumes

No Filter: This ‘Vintage’ Photo Was Shot with a Phone and Binoculars

Kaleta Bartosz was on a boat with his girlfriend off the coast of Croatia last week when they spotted the Royal Clipper — a five-masted cruise ship — …

The cast of 'Suicide Squad' has an on-set therapist for when things get too real

Perhaps that's why the new superhero film "Suicide Squad" — which features a number of heavy, violent performances, including a new Joker played by Jared Leto— finds director David Ayer taking no chances with the mental health of his villainous cast.<p>In an interview with E! News, Adam Beach, the …

Margot Robbie

The NAACP stands behind one of its leaders accused of 'pretending' to be black

Her name is Rachel Dolezal. The Washington Times reports Dolezal, has identified as white, black and Native American.<p>Dolezal's mother, told some media outlets in the Spokane area that her family's ancestry consists of Czech, Swedish and German with traces of Native American heritage.<p>It's unclear …

Rachel Dolezal

German spy agency 'helped US find Osama bin Laden'

As German's intelligence agency is under pressure for co-operating with NSA on European spying, report claims BND played pivotal role in finding bin Laden<p><b>Germany</b>'s foreign intelligence agency <b>helped the CIA track down Osama bin Laden</b> to the Abbottabad compound where <b>US special forces killed the</b> …

Delhi's first female bus driver starts work as part of campaign to fight harassment

The city’s women complain of ‘eve-teasing’ – or worse – on public transport. Having Saritha Vankadarath at the wheel may signal the start of change<p>At 6am every day, a green bus on line 543 from Sarojini Nagar to Anand swings out of a Delhi Transport Corporation depot and heads on to the chaotic …

State Department Official: 'It's Going To Take Years' To Defeat The Islamic State

A State Department official helping lead a coalition against the Islamic State said Sunday it would be several years until the group was defeated.<p>“Long term, we are going to degrade and defeat this organization,” said Brett McGurk, the State Department’s deputy special presidential envoy to the …

Star Citizen Gets a Free Retro 2D Shooter

Those who backed Star Citizen can already play limited parts of the game in Arena Commander and soon in the first person shooter module Star Marine, but it's going to a while before we get our hands on a finished product. Until then, you could play a finished version of Star Citizen reimagined as …

Arcade Games

Apple announces new China environmental initiatives: responsibly managed forests, solar for manufacturing

Apple today has announced a variety of new environmental initiatives for its China operations. Through a press release, the company announced a new multi-year partnership with World Wildlife Fund to increase responsibly managed forests throughout China. Apple also announced that it intends to …

Forests

Gardening in Space Gets Ready for Lift-Off

Feeding space colonoists farm-fresh produce is one step closer to reality, now that NASA’s Veg-01 experiment results are in from the International Space Station, showing resounding success with red lettuce. Locavore astronauts are readying for their second space-farm-to-fork mission.<p>Last month 100 …

3 Surprising Discoveries From the Archaeology of Food

Changing Planet<p>Deep in the pit, a thin cloud of dust and dirt makes visible the shaft of light shining down from the setting sun. The top of the tomb is opened. Images of the ancient objects inside reflect in the wide eyes of the excavators.<p>Boy, I hope they find some charred millet grains.<p>The …

Looks Matter: A Century Of Iconic Food Packaging

We take the packaging our food comes in for granted. Yet many of the boxes, bags and bottles that protect our edibles were once groundbreaking — both in their design and in how they changed our perception of what's inside. Sometimes, packaging is so distinctive, it transforms food from mere …

Feds: Grandmother hid multimillion-dollar ring of pill mills behind upscale suburban facade

To neighbors, Sylvia Hofstetter was a wealthy businesswoman and grandmother who threw extravagant pool parties and went all out to decorate her upscale suburban home on Christmas and Halloween.<p>That image was shattered when FBI agents raided the health care administrator's Knoxville home in March. …

Vinyl records get into groove with own charts

In 2007, as the ascent of digital music continued, scratchy, unportable records seemed to be spinning into oblivion, accounting for 0.1% of UK album sales – equating to just 205,000 LPs.<p>But eight years on, a vinyl revival appears to be complete with the announcement of official weekly charts …

Jaime Lannister

If It Feels Like Stress Is Killing You, That's Because It Might Be

When you feel frazzled, so do your organs and cells<p>Chronic stress stems from many circumstances, such as poverty, a bad marriage, or long-term ailments. Its repercussions—elevated cortisol levels and inflammation—can wear us out, from the cellular level on up to our major biological systems.<p>Nervous …

Immune System

Human Computer Interfaces: The Next Hot Innovation In PC Gaming?

I spent the better part of last week at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), checking out a number of new gaming-related innovations poised to hit the market in the next few weeks, months, and (maybe) years. I’m particularly interested in PC hardware, which was good because a number of the major …

Online Life

Sun Unleashes Its First X-Class Monster Flare of 2015

The sun unleashed its first super-powerful flare of the year on Wednesday, and the intense eruption was aimed directly at Earth, space weather experts say.<p>The monster X-class solar flare, the strongest category of sun storms, originated from a sunspot known as Active Region 12297 and peaked at …

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

US to send Ukraine small drones and armoured Humvees

US vice-president Joe Biden told Ukraine’s president on Wednesday the US will send more aid to the country, which US officials said will include small drones and armored Humvees.<p>The White House said in a statement that Biden delivered the news in a call to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, …