Hunter Guidry

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Facial recognition gives police a powerful new tracking tool. It's also raising alarms.

RESTON, Va. — Picture a crowded street. Police are searching for a man believed to have committed a violent crime. To find him, they feed a photograph into a video surveillance network powered by artificial intelligence.<p>A camera, one of thousands, scans the street, instantly analyzing the faces of …

Surveillance

'TOTAL FABRICATION': Trump denies multiple accusers' abuse claims

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump angrily denied claims Thursday from an increasing number of women who say the Republican presidential nominee inappropriately touched, groped, and kissed them without their consent.<p>"They're pure fiction and they're outright lies," Trump told supporters during a rally in …

Barack Obama: America will take the giant leap to Mars

<b>(CNN) —</b> One of my earliest memories is sitting on my grandfather's shoulders, waving a flag as our astronauts returned to Hawaii. This was years before we'd set foot on the moon. Decades before we'd land a rover on Mars. A generation before photos from the International Space Station would show up …

Even the US military is looking at blockchain technology—to secure nuclear weapons

Blockchain technology has been slow to gain adoption in non-financial contexts, but it could turn out to have invaluable military applications. DARPA, the storied research unit of the US Department of Defense, is currently funding efforts to find out if blockchains could help secure highly …

Blockchain

Marijuana legalization is leading in every state where it’s on the ballot this November

By Christopher Ingraham<p>, Reporter<p>Marijuana advocates are heading into the final weeks of the 2016 campaign with the wind at their backs as the latest polling shows legalization measures currently favored by voters in all five states where they're on the ballot.<p>This is something of a reversal from …

Cannabis

F-35A fighter jet in pictures

F-35A fighter jet in pictures<p>The U.S. Air Force recently declared that its F-35A Lightning II fighter jet is combat ready. Here are some stunning images of the aircraft.<p>Allison Barrie<p>http://www.foxnews.com/">Fox News<p>http://www.foxnews.com/<p>F-35 at Hill Air Force Base, Utah<p>The F-35A Lightning II …

There Are Two Paths to Success and Happiness. Which Will You Choose?

Sometimes reaching your dreams involves taking a detour.<p>How do you go after your goals for career and life? Do you map out the steps you have to take between here and there and lay out a plan for completing each step? Or do you take a more holistic, improvisational approach?<p>It turns out both work …

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Science Says Do Any 1 of These 9 Things

Or do them all. They work. Science says so.<p>Everyone wants to be happy, but many people aren't (especially people who live in Burundi).<p>So how can you be happier?<p>There's good news and bad. Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your happiness, your "happiness set-point," is determined by …

The FBI looked into suspected bomber Ahmad Rahami in 2014 and found no ‘ties to terrorism’

NEW YORK — Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged Rahami, who remained hospitalized after a shootout with police, with four counts, including bombing and attempted bombing of a public place.<p>Earlier on Tuesday, the FBI had acknowledged that more than two years before the bombings in New York and New …

Extremism

An expert reveals the secret to why Denmark is the happiest country in the world

And there is good reason to listen to him — he has become a leading expert on the matter since he founded The Happiness Research Institute of Copenhagen, a think tank which explores global trends of life satisfaction.<p>Appropriately enough, Wiking hails from Denmark, the happiest country in the …

Happiness

What makes marijuana users different from everyone else

By Christopher Ingraham<p>, Reporter<p>A massive study published this month <b></b>in the Journal of Drug Issues found that the proportion of marijuana users who smoke daily has rapidly grown, and that many of those frequent users are poor and lack a high-school diploma. <i></i><p>Examining a decade of federal surveys of …

Cannabis

Hundreds of secret Russian mercenaries are dying in Syria's civil war, report alleges | VICE News

The Russian government is allegedly secretly paying young men to fight extremists in Syria, despite the Kremlin's repeated claims that the country's involvement in the war is strictly aerial, according to one report.<p>On Wednesday, Britain-based Sky News reported that a private military company …

New Report Details Why Russia Fears America's (Future) Hypersonic Weapons

Russia is worried that American developments in intercontinental-range hypersonic weapons—known in Pentagon parlance as Conventional Prompt Global …

Is Lockheed's Stealthy Spy Plane the Future of Reconnaissance?

The unmanned TR-X is being designed to replace the U-2 and Global Hawk.<p>The Air Force needs to upgrade its fleet of spy planes. Capable intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft have become more important than ever as missile defense systems in countries like China and Russia …

No. 1: China

Let's get our nuclear weapons out of Turkey

On Feb. 14, 1979, less than one month after the shah of Iran's exile, the U.S. Embassy in Tehran was overrun by Iranian militants. Within hours, it was returned to U.S. hands. Now on notice that our diplomats were stationed on a vulnerable outpost in a sea of anti-Americanism, the Carter …

South Asia

The new Air Force chief is sick and tired of Russia’s aerial antics

The new Air Force Chief of Staff is a month into his command and is already known for "straight talk" to his airmen and the reporters who cover him.<p>This time, the decorated combat pilot had some strong words for Russia's air force after several instances of dangerous fly-bys and aerial close …

Military

ISIS Wants a Global Civil War

From the murder of a French priest to the slaughter of 80 Shia Muslims in Kabul, ISIS has one goal: to create a spate of religious civil wars across …

Why You're Not Happy: 3 Simple Steps to Achieve Inner and Outer Wealth

The view from the peak is more enjoyable when you've enjoyed each step of the climb.<p>Ambitious individuals often fall victim to their desire for self-growth. By constantly preparing for the future or analyzing the past, successful people restrict themselves from being fully immersed in the present …

Japan knife attack: At least 19 dead

<b>(CNN) —</b> At least 19 people were killed and 26 injured in a stabbing spree at a facility for disabled people west of Tokyo, making it one of Japan's deadliest mass killings since World War II. Nine men and 10 women, ranging in age from 18 to 70, were killed in the attack.<p>Officer Satomi Kurihara of …

Why calls for “unity” in American politics are not enough: Look at the 1930s and 1940s

The US is in the midst of a tepid economic recovery following a catastrophic downturn, but millions of Americans continue to feel left behind. Some turn their anger on corporations and Wall Street. Others target nonwhite immigrant workers. A charismatic media personality with a populist message …

Society

The Definition of Happiness Changes as You Age, According to Science

The definition of happiness shifts radically but predictably with age, research shows.<p>Type a simple search into Google and you will bombarded by tips on how to be happy. You could spend weeks if not years reading all that advice on boosting well being.<p>Many of these articles are valuable, but most …

Dallas shooting victims: Who are the slain officers?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The killing of five law enforcement officers in Dallas this week sent shock waves and then grief through the city, in the deadliest incident for police since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.<p>The men who died were remembered by colleagues and citizens as caring, dedicated and …

Law Enforcement

Airstrikes hit convoys carrying ISIS militants out of Falluja, U.S. officials say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Coalition airstrikes targeted two ISIS convoys leaving Falluja over two days, destroying about 175 vehicles carrying militants out of the city, the spokesman for the U.S. coalition said Thursday.<p>Col. Chris Garver said Iraqi security forces destroyed other vehicles.<p>The Iraqi military …

Russia aims to develop 'teleportation' in 20 years

It’s a question that physicists, philosophers, and science fiction writers have pondered for decades: how to travel from one place to another without travelling through the space in between.<p>Now a Kremlin-backed research program is seeking to make the teleportation technology behind Captain Kirk’s …

Best new roller coasters, rides in American parks for 2016 | CNN Travel

Bryan Cranston Talks Walter White, LBJ and His Own Political Ambitions

In the years since <i>Breaking Bad</i> left the air, Bryan Cranston has been busier than ever. Just this year, he was nominated for an Oscar for <i>Trumbo</i>, in …