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CIA director: Congress is paving the way for foreign imprisonment of US officials

CIA Director John Brennan warned on Wednesday that Congress's override of a presidential veto of contested new legislation will pave the way for foreign nations hostile to the United States to detain American officials at will for alleged crimes, according to a statement.<p>Brennan expressed strong …

Surveillance

The Viruses That Made Us Human — NOVA Next | PBS

The rise of the mammals may be feel like a familiar tale, but there’s a twist you likely don’t know about: If it wasn’t for a virus, it might not …

Facebook, Google, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft created a partnership to make AI seem less terrifying

The Justice League of artificial intelligence is finally here.<p>Nearly every major tech company with a large investment in AI—namely Facebook, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Google—has joined to create a non-profit organization to educate the public about the technology and share industry best-practices …

Artificial Intelligence

B.C. economist says price of Metro Vancouver houses will keep climbing

<b>VICTORIA</b> — Metro Vancouver house prices will more than double over the next 25 years, as supply continues to be tight and more people move to the …

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres Dead At 93

He was one of the country's longest-serving political figures.<p>Former Israeli President Shimon Peres, a force in the nation’s politics for decades and a Nobel Peace Prize recipient, has died at 93, two weeks after suffering a stroke, according to The Jerusalem Post.<p>Peres had been hospitalized since …

Perceived Hardship and Poverty Affect Cognitive Function, May Contribute to Premature Aging

<i>Summary: A new study finds a link between sustained exposure to economic hardship, premature aging and reduced cognitive function.</i><p>Source:</b> …

Neuroscience

FACT CHECK: Nation Ignores 'Racist' Murder of Elderly White Woman?

CLAIM<p>No one is calling out the racist killing of a white woman by a "black gang."<p>RATING<p>WHAT'S TRUE<p>Four black people have been charged with breaking …

Wells Fargo CEO to Forfeit $41 Million

Meet the world's first baby born from the DNA of 3 parents

After two children died of a rare disease and a total of four miscarriages, a woman gave birth to a baby boy in what experts are calling a ‘revolutionary’ medical event.<p>The boy, now six-months-old, was conceived using a controversial fertility treatment meant to help people conceive who carry genes …

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Strength Workout

It’s easy to get caught up in the gym bro culture of “if the bar ain’t bending, you’re just pretending.” The truth is, only lifting the heaviest …

Workouts