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Bow Wow’s sexist Melania Trump insult probably doesn’t help Snoop Dogg in his feud with the president

Rapper Bow Wow took to Twitter to defend his friend and sometime collaborator Snoop Dogg in his public feud with President Donald Trump, but he drew …

Samsung Galaxy S8 is the elephant in the room

There's a Samsung-shaped hole in the new crop of phones we saw this week at Mobile World Congress, the industry's largest mobile show. And that's because Samsung didn't launch one.<p>Instead, it introduced a tablet and a two-in-one, and tacked on a disappointing video teasing the Galaxy S8 event, …

Nervous system birth defects 20 times likelier for Zika-hit mothers, study finds

The Centers for Disease Control has found central nervous system issues, such as microcephaly, occur in 60 per 1,000 pregnancies for virus-infected mothers<p>Pregnant women infected with Zika are 20 times more likely to give birth to children with central nervous system birth defects such as …

Government's snoopers charter 'has no place in modern democracy' says inventor of World Wide Web

Sir Tim Berners-Lee said that the legislation will curtail people's online freedoms.<p>The inventor of the World Wide Web has issued a stinging …

What it's like to be part of the 'rare breed' of people still using Google Glass

Kimberly Graham owns seven pairs of Glass, the smart headset that Google stopped selling in January 2015.<p>"It's my doomsday stockpile" she says gleefully. "I'll be the last person on earth who is still able to wear a usable pair of Glass — it's my mission!"<p>Graham stands with several other Glass …

Foreign governments are dumping US debt at a record rate

Naturally, if the Chinese and the Japanese, and others, decided they didn't want to buy US debt anymore — at least not at the promised interest rate — then the US government would have to entice them and others to take on the debt by promising to pay a higher interest rate on it. In turn, this …

Economy

Teen Vanishes After Moving To Atlanta To Start A New Life

"She was trying to prove that she can do it," her mother said.<p>A 19-year-old’s dream of beginning a new life in a big city has taken a terrifying turn for her family and friends, who say they haven’t heard from the teen in two weeks.<p>Morgan Bauer packed up and left Aberdeen, South Dakota, for Atlanta …

South Dakota

Former Putin press minister died of blow to head in Washington hotel

Medical examiner’s office report contradicts Russian TV report that family members of Mikhail Lesin, who died in November, said he had a heart attack<p>The mystery surrounding the death of Vladimir Putin’s former press minister in a Washington hotel deepened on Thursday when an autopsy revealed blunt …

Sorry Vegans: Here's How Meat-Eating Made Us Human

Science doesn’t give a hoot about your politics. Think global warming is a hoax or that vaccines are dangerous? Doesn’t matter, you’re …

Michael Carter-Williams to miss remainder of season after hip surgery

Bucks young guard suffers painful injury that will end his season.<p>A rough season for Milwaukee Bucks guard Michael Carter-Williams got worse Monday …

'Root of all evil' found in the brain by scientists

The part of the brain which switches on before aggressive behaviour is anatomically known as the ventrolateral part of the ventromedial hypothalamus.<p>The ‘root of all evil’ has been discovered by scientists who found that a distinct part of the brain fires up before premeditated nefarious acts are …

Microsoft is trying to bring back the '80s with its Windows 10 strategy

In 1980, IBM contracted a startup called Microsoft to deliver DOS, an operating system for its forthcoming IBM PC, on a tight deadline.<p>The IBM PC came out in 1981 and soon became a smash hit, surpassing the leading Apple II.<p>A horde of competitors rushed to build their own "IBM Compatible" clones …

Windows 10

A teacher resigned after a student allegedly found nude photos on her phone and shared them on social media

Leigh Anne Arthur used her cellphone to take nude photographs to send to her husband for Valentine's Day — but things went terribly wrong after one …

High School

Winning photos from Pictures of the Year International

Pictures of the Year International has announced the winners in the 73rd annual competition. Paolo Marchetti, an independent photojournalist based in Italy, won premier honors as the Photographer of the Year, with Carolyn Van Houten, Al Bello and Andrew Ellis honored as the Newspaper Photographer …

National Parks

James Corden tries to sell a Million Dollar Listing to J.J. Redick on Late Late Show

Is there anything James Corden can’t do? He’s sung with Sia and danced with Meghan Trainor, but can he sell a house? To find out, Corden teamed up …

Gas Prices Pop Up Despite Historic Supplies Of Oil. Blame Spring

If you've stopped for gas lately, you've probably noticed a price jump.<p>A week ago, the national average for a gallon of regular gas was around $1.70. Now it's about $1.80, according to GasBuddy.com, which tracks prices.<p>So rising gas prices must reflect shrinking oil supplies, right?<p>Nope.<p>The U.S. …

Carmelo Anthony to heckler: 'The owner's right there. Ask for your money back.'

The New York Knicks stink.<p>We all know it, and you can be sure the players know it as well.<p>But that doesn't mean they want to hear about it, especially from their own fans at Madison Square Garden.<p>Carmelo Anthony certainly didn't late in the game on Tuesday night during a 104-85 loss to Portland. …

Basketball

You can now make VR goggles out of Coca-Cola cardboard packaging

Coca-Cola is entering into the virtual reality game, not with immersive videos of that sweet bubbly brown soda, but with cardboard VR goggles.<p>The …

Uber's GrubHub killer is finally in the US — here's the inside story on its big bet on food

You had seven choices during the lunch hour, not the full restaurant menus you'd see on competitors like Seamless or Postmates. Uber offered just one salad, one sandwich, a juice, a pasta dish, or other entrees depending on the day.<p>It was a part of the Uber app, but it felt like a small side …

Los Angeles

Moscow Nanny Admits to Decapitating 4-Year-Old Child

A nanny in Russia admitted in court Wednesday that she beheaded a 4-year-old girl in her care.<p>Officials said Gulchekhra Bobokulova, 38, had suffered …

1,600-Year-Old Winery Found in Jerusalem

More evidence of ancient man's love of wine.<p>First, archaeologists unearthed an ancient wine bar in France, now there’s further proof of the world’s …

5 Things That Will Disappear In 5 Years

Just five years ago the world was a very different place. In 2010, the iPad had just made its debut, Kickstarter was introducing a new form of venture capitalism that would change the face of fundraising and Square was letting vendors of any size accept payment with a swipe of a card on a mobile …

Cord cutters face a sea of streaming options

Like millions of other consumers, Evan Hartstein was fed up with pay TV.<p>The 40-year-old father of two was paying nearly $250 a month for a bundle of phone, high-speed Internet and hundreds of cable channels that he and his family barely watched.<p>So Hartstein and his wife recently ditched their …

Streaming

Xbox Boss Talks 2016 Lineup, Xbox 360 Streaming, Alan Wake Sequel Possibility

Xbox boss Phil Spencer is starting off the New Year by answering questions from fans on Twitter. In the past day, Spencer offered some insight on a number of subjects, including Microsoft's games lineup for 2016, the future of Alan Wake, and whether or not the company's streaming tech could hit …

Xbox One

44 Internet Of Things (IoT) Gamechangers 2017

on December 4, 2015 at 1:19 pm<p>What is the least peculiar thing about the tech industry?<p>That has to be setting goals that are so towering that they …

The $200 Uber Ride And The Realtime Data-Driven Sharing Economy

In what has become a holiday tradition, the morning after major events like New Year’s Eve is dominated by headlines of horror stories about Uber surge pricing, with yesterday morning being no exception. ABC News reported today on a couple who paid nearly $70 for a normally $10 ride after four …

Regulation

The easiest way to transfer data from Android to iOS

It used to be a big pain to switch from one mobile platform to another, but it's now easier than ever to transfer all of your old data from an Android device to your new iPhone or iPad.<p>Apple's Move to iOS app in the Google Play Store makes the process quick and easy. While it can't transfer your …

Apps

George Lucas compares Disney to ‘white slavers’ that bought his children

'They weren't that keen to have me involved anyway.'<p><i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has been a pretty incredible success, earning glowing reviews, breaking cinema records, and helping to make 2015 the highest grossing year in US box office history. However, at least one person isn't <i>completely</i> happy …