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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz to Trump: You Can't Handle the Truth

Cruz was supposed to testify Wednesday before the House Committee on Homeland Security, but the hearing was abruptly canceled. Cruz got news of the cancellation after she had already headed to Washington. Brock Long, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency testified on Tuesday.<p>“I am …

Caribbean

Trump Accuses Clinton of Deliberately Losing Election So He Could Be Impeached

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In what might be his most startling allegation against his former election opponent, Donald Trump on Wednesday accused Hillary Clinton of deliberately losing the 2016 election just so that he could be impeached.<p>“How could one of the most experienced politicians in …

Republican Party

A Former Trump Campaign Aide Reportedly Thought Jared Kushner Was The ‘Worst Political Advisor’ Ever

Trump keeps trying to kill the Russia narrative while insisting that it’s fake news, pointing to other stories he thinks the public should pay more attention to and constantly saying that there was no collusion. But Special Council Mueller’s vulture eye has stayed firmly fixed on the President and …

Donald Trump

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Clean Technology

Obamacare's Early 2017 Insurer Rate Requests Are Scary

Image source: White House on Flickr.<p>It's been more than two years since the Affordable Care Act, which you probably know better as Obamacare, went into full effect for individual consumers, and in that time the new health law has enrolled about 12.7 million people. Note that this doesn't take into …

Health Care

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will feature microSD, water resistance, and larger batteries

Samsung is endowing its first two 2016 flagships with a pair of features that were conspicuously missing from 2015’s Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, according to a person briefed on the company’s plans. Both the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge will offer microSD slots (compatible with cards up to 200GB) and …

Electronics Industry

When Algorithms Give Orders: The Ethics Of Fulfilling Our Desires Vs Saving Us From Ourselves

As the capabilities of artificial intelligence have advanced exponentially over the last several years, a growing chorus of voices has warned of the dangers as AI begins to make more and more decisions on our behalf. Many of the concerns cited, such as intelligent killer robots, are still at least …

Artificial Intelligence

US internet speeds triple, but lag behind other countries

If you've noticed that your home internet speeds got much faster in recent years, you're not alone... although you might not want to cheer just yet. The Federal Communications Commission has released a report showing that average American broadband download speeds tripled between March 2011 and …

Star Wars Battlefront Sells 12 Million Copies in First 2 Months

The cash is strong with this one.<p>Star Wars: The Force Awakens may be breaking box office records, but it's not the only Star Wars property that's …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

'Star Wars' surpasses 'Titanic' and 'Jurassic World,' breaking more box office records

"Titanic" and "Jurassic World" have been toppled by the Force, and it looks as though "Avatar" is the next target.<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" shattered more records as it continued to dominate the box office on New Year's Day, taking in an estimated $34.5 million Friday, according to Box Office …

Film Industry
Rick Snyder

Elon Musk warns against unleashing artificial intelligence 'demon'

Elon Musk has met a technology he doesn't like.<p>Musk, who promises to take humans to new heights with space and battery technologies, was especially grounded in his latest caution on artificial intelligence.<p>Elon Musk<p>He told an audience at MIT on Friday that "we should be very careful about …