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Islamic State forces attack Iraq’s oil-rich city of Kirkuk

Iraqi forces launch their most ambitious fight against the Islamic State.<p>Iraqi forces continue their most ambitious fight against the Islamic State.<p>By Loveday Morris and<p>Loveday Morris<p>Jerusalem bureau chief covering the Middle East<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Mustafa Salim<p>IRBIL, Iraq – Islamic State gunmen …

What missing lander means for Europe’s quest to find life on Mars

Researchers at the European Space Operations’ Centre in Darmstadt, Germany, had another one of those nervous days – waiting to hear first from a …

Stephen Hawking is wrong. Humans won't compete with AI – we will merge with it

Stephen Hawking summed up the thinking of many of the researchers and funders behind artificial intelligence this week when he launched the new Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence at Cambridge by claiming that AI is "either the best or worst thing to happen to humanity."<p>His statement …

Sculptor Tries Photographing Dancers, And The Result Is Mindblowing (12+ Pics)

Vadim Stein is a Ukrainian photographer who captures elegant pictures of dancers in motion.<p>Based in St. Petersburg, Russia, Stein was originally …

John Oliver politely tears third party candidates apart on 'Last Week Tonight'

It's easy to shrug off a third party candidate — but it takes a master to fully take one down.<p>No one is more qualified than the job than comedian …

Australia to teach about 'male privilege' to help curb gender violence

Ready to smash the patriarchy, mate? Well, say goodbye to gender inequality and g'day to enlightened schoolchildren, because Australia's kids are …

John Oliver on How Trump’s Claim of a ‘Rigged’ Election Is ‘Legitimately Dangerous’

John Oliver’s wife may be a Republican—and a decorated Iraq War veteran—but the comedian and host of HBO’s Emmy-winning <i>Last Week Tonight</i> is no fan of …

Iraqi forces push toward Mosul despite sometimes fierce Islamic State resistance

By Kareem Fahim and<p>Kareem Fahim<p>Istanbul bureau chief covering the Middle East<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Loveday Morris<p>Loveday Morris<p>Jerusalem bureau chief covering the Middle East<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Iraqi forces continue their most ambitious fight against the Islamic State.<p>Iraqi forces continue their most …

Scientists Find Evidence for Alternate Theory of How Life Arose

A new study led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) offers a twist on a popular theory for how life on Earth began about four …

The Treat Alcohol Like Marijuana Act

Police: Man killed by officer pointed vaping device, not gun

<b>El Cajon, California (CNN) —</b> Two protesters were arrested after 50 people blocked an intersection in El Cajon, California, to demand accountability following the police shooting of an unarmed black man.<p>Alfred Olango, 38, pulled a vaping device from his pocket and pointed it at police Tuesday before …

Trevor Noah Gets Real on Police Shootings: Black People Aren’t ‘Crazy’

As protests raged in Charlotte, Trevor Noah opened <i>The Daily Show</i> on Wednesday night by asking the question, “How do you laugh when the news is sad?” …

2 Stories, Many Cameras: Protesters Demand Video Of Charlotte Shooting

Many of the signs say "Black lives matter," some read "No justice, no peace." And some have a simple directive:<p>"Release the tapes."<p>As demonstrators in Charlotte, N.C., take to the streets to protest the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, one of their demands is for law enforcement to show …

Andrew Lansley attacks doctors' union over 'unethical' strikes

Former health secretary Andrew Lansley has branded junior doctors “unethical” for threatening all-out strikes that could harm patients.<p>Lord Lansley, who was replaced by Jeremy Hunt in 2012, also attacked the the doctors’ union, the British Medical Association, for being “nakedly political”.<p>Speaking …

Michael Caine not amused by Amy Schumer's raunchy speech

Amy Schumer accepted a gong at the GQ Men of the Year Awards last night, and delivered a raucously filthy acceptance speech that left at least one famous audience member unimpressed.<p>Taking to the stage to accept the Best Woman award from Florence and the Machine frontwoman Florence Welch, Schumer …

NASA Just Successfully Launched a Spacecraft to an Asteroid

NASA’s asteroid-skimming spacecraft just blasted off into space without a hitch, completing the first step in a seven-year journey that will …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1. North Korea has conducted a "successful" fifth nuclear test, in an explosion described as Pyongyang's largest-ever such blast.</b> It comes just days after the rogue regime fired ballistic missiles in violation of UN Security Council resolutions.<p><b>2. French police shot and arrested a woman suspected</b> …

Ancient human ancestor find in South Africa deepens evolution mystery

About twice a week, Marina Elliott takes a trip back in time. On those days, the Canadian anthropologist is out of bed by 5 a.m. and on the road by 6, driving to the Rising Star cave complex about an hour northwest of Johannesburg.<p>It's winter in South Africa and temperatures have lately been …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

The wacky ways to get high at a California marijuana dispensary

With every passing year, more and more of this great country comes around to a simple, incontrovertible fact: Marijuana is awesome. We could do an …

Lung Cancer Trial Stopped After Jimmy Carter Drug Shrinks Tumors

Cancer<p>Researchers have stopped a study of a new lung cancer drug, saying it’s so effective they want to offer it to all the patients in the trial.<p>The drug, Keytruda, is the same drug that former president Jimmy Carter says helped stall advanced melanoma that had spread to his brain.<p>Keytruda was …

This Is Why Stephen Colbert Drew a Giant Swastika on TV

Do you still believe Donald Trump is not racist?<p>Stephen Colbert has had it. Since Trump's self-congratulatory response to the Orlando shooting, Colbert has come at The Orange One with a new intensity. On Monday, he even got right wing blowhard Bill O'Reilly to admit that Trump is attempting to …

Muhammad Ali Knocked Trump’s Muslim Ban Before He Died

The late Muhammad Ali, who passed away Friday evening at the age of 74, was proudly, unapologetically black. He fought for the civil rights of …

Google's art machine just wrote its first song

Today, Google's newest machine learning project released its first piece of generated art, a 90-second piano melody created through a trained neural network, provided with just four notes up front. The drums and orchestration weren't generated by the algorithm, but added for emphasis after the fact.<p>…

Rush Limbaugh is a moron: Evolution is false because Cincinnati Zoo gorilla never turned into a human

<b>Rush Limbaugh (Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com)</b><p>Limbaugh: “If we were the original apes, then how come Harambe is still an ape” And “didn’t become one of us?”<p>Antoaneta Roussi<p>June 1, 2016 8:37pm (UTC)<p>Rush Limbaugh is baffled by evolution.<p>On his Tuesday show, the right-wing talker claimed that if evolution …

King Tut's dagger was 'made from a meteorite'

<b>(CNN) —</b> New research shows that an iron dagger buried with King Tutankhamun was made from a meteorite.<p>It even suggests the Egyptians knew what they were working with.<p>Archaeologists and historians have been fascinated by King Tut's mummified remains and the mysterious objects found in his tomb since …

Could Gary Johnson end the drug war? Libertarian candidate’s presidential bid could put sane drug policy in our grasp

<b>(AP/Joe Burbank)</b><p>A viable Gary Johnson candidacy and his unorthodox view on drug laws could be a game changer<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>June 1, 2016 3:34pm (UTC)<p>A recent survey found that Gary Johnson, the former New Mexico governor who was just nominated to be the Libertarian Party’s presidential candidate, does …

Top 10 Worst Video Games Of All Time

Its time to stack up the absolute worst, bottom of the barrel, completely horrendous, sorry excuses for videogames. Welcome to thegamefreakshow and …

Study says long-term pot use causes poor gum health – but not much else

Long-term recreational cannabis users in new study had increased risk for tooth loosening and loss but not other health problems across a dozen measures<p>Long-term cannabis use is associated with few physical health problems in early midlife, according to new research published on …