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Digital Metamaterials Get Us Closer to Invisibility Cloaks

Metamaterials are man-made composites that interact with light and sound (and waves in general) in unconventional ways, resulting in exotic behavior …

Nanotech

WATCH: Umpire plays great defense to keep Royals catcher away from foul ball

Home plate umpire Mike Everitt blocked Salvador Perez from chasing down a pop-up and got wrapped up for his troubles<p>The story from St. Louis Thursday …

Kansas City Royals

NBA, Hornets dissatisfied with proposed changes to N.C. law

The All-Star Game may still be moved from Charlotte<p>Earlier this week, North Carolina legislators were working on amendments to the controversial …

Basketball

Abdul-Jabbar questions whether Warriors could hang with Lakers in 'Showtime' era

Another former player thinks his team/era was better than the Warriors<p>As if the question of who would win between the 1996 72-win Bulls team or this …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Meet the Poster Boy for Obama's New Trans Student Bathroom Guidelines

Landon Callahan is an unlikely poster boy for the Obama administration's new federal guidelines on bathrooms in public schools. The Departments of …

LGBTQI
Donald Trump

Donald Trump: Muslim ban 'is really a suggestion' - CNN Video

After previously advocating for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the country, Donald Trump has walked back from those threats in recent days. Suzanne Malveaux reports.

Donald Trump

Obama hosts Nordic leaders, celebrities at White House state dinner

Famous people and people just famous-for-Washington scored coveted invitations to Friday night's White House state dinner honoring the leaders of Sweden, Iceland, Finland, Denmark and Norway.<p>Will Ferrell, who famously parodied past President George W. Bush on "Saturday Night Live," and Bellamy …

Trump’s 1991 Phone Call Unlikely to Hurt His Campaign: GOP Strategist

Reports that Donald Trump posed as his own spokesman in a 1991 telephone interview may not harm his campaign to becoming president, a senior Republican strategist said Saturday.<p>The presumptive GOP nominee has denied he pretended to be his own publicist, despite an audio recording with a reported …

Donald Trump

Bill Clinton: 'I killed myself to give the Palestinians a state'

Bill Clinton went on the defensive over his record on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as well as his wife's, after a spectator at a Friday afternoon campaign event repeatedly pressed the former president on the issue.<p>Clinton was explaining his wife's policy positions in Ewing Township, New …

Israel