A woman doesn't come home one night. The next day she tells her husband that she had slept over at a girlfriend's house. The husband calls his wife's 10 best friends. None of them know anything about it. A man
President Obama visits the Pentagon to test out the latest in military technology. A scientist says to him "We have two projects that we are very proud of. One is a powered exoskeleton and the other is an invisibility cloak.
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:FCC adopts rules to improve indoor location accuracy for wireless 911 calls — The FCC voted unanimously to adopt new rules are intended to help improve how first responders locate people who
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch:Newsweeks cover sexualizes and degrades women in tech, perpetuating the problems its article denounces — What (Some) Silicon Valley Women Think Of Newsweek — I have thoughts
James Kendrick / ZDNet:Amazon Echo update adds Pandora, iTunes, and Spotify voice control — Summary:Alexa, Amazons two-pound assistant in the room, now does more with music services, improves speed and
Terence Lee / Tech in Asia:Singtel to start Netflix competitor in Asia with Sony Pictures, Warner Bros — Singapores leading telco Singtel has announced today that it will launch an online streaming video service in
ORLANDO, FL—Senior U.S. District Judge John Antoon, II today sentenced Donald Ray Babb (58, Merritt Island) and Ralph Victor Ruth (61, Melbourne) to ten years and one month in federal prison for conspiracy to commit wire fraud. The Court also
If you or someone you love has recently been charged with a DWI, you probably have a lot of questions and a lot of concerns. You undoubtedly want the best outcome possible, and that depends largely upon how you proceed
By Jameson Parker, Addicting Info, Jan. 31, 2015 .........at a Republican convention in Iowa recently where Palin took the audience on a 30-minute rambling mess of a talk that was so dimwitted and confusing that even Republicans who had at one
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The positronium molecule has not been experimentally observed yet because its tiny binding energy cannot be detected when
A Somerville man already charged with two armed holdups in Cambridge now also faces charges he held up a sandwich shop in Jamaica Plain last week. Police declined to say whether they think Richard Perry, 41, has any connection with
A sleeping homeless man suffered burns on his face, hands and legs when someone set his mattress on fire in Queens, police sources said Friday. Thomas Rodriguez, 53, was rushed to the burn unit at New York-Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell
Marion Suge Knight has been arrested on suspicion of murder, CBS reports , and is being held on $2 million bail. The former hip-hop mogul had previously turned himself in to the Los Angeles Country Sheriffs Department in West Hollywood
A 19-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman were wounded Friday afternoon in separate shootings on the citys South Side. The latest shooting happened about 3:20 p.m. on the 4600 block of South Wentworth Avenue in the citys Fuller Park neighborhood,
Hi, just wondering whether anyone could advise on what one might expect to pay in body corporate fees for a two bed, two bath, 80m living apartment off the plan in Canberra at the moment? It is a small complex
An Afghan National Army soldier keeps watch at a checkpoint in Herat on January 14, 2015. NATO formally ended its war in Afghanistan on December 28, holding a low-key ceremony in Kabul after 13 years of conflict that have left
Around 50 displaced residents have gathered at an evacuation center tonight in San Franciscos Mission District while a four-alarm fire continues to burn nearby, an American Red Cross spokesman said this evening. One person has been killed and several others
But it was almost deserted today after police sealed off the area to enable forensic investigators to examine the murder scene, which was at the corner of Cameron Street. Detective Chief Inspector Justyn Galloway, from the Police Service of Northern
I love this type of utility - on any platform - showing at a glance where all your disk space has gone - absolutely invaluable when having a tidy-up! FolderPie does exactly what it implies, though actual deleting of files
Lets suppose, as many people do, that a primary goal of feminism is equality. Then lets look at the most popular iteration of feminism, as represented in the signs of Beyoncé and Julia and assess it against this fundamental aim.
“It is no exaggeration to say that the sound of mainstream pop/rock drumming in the 1980s was, to a large extent, the sound of Jeff Porcaro.” — AllMusic Despite his untimely death at age 38 Jeff played on a remarkable
waiting for a heart attack: Ali Cobby Eckermann writes about her first-hand experience of the Northern Territory National Emergency Response as the Art Centre Manager at Titjikala. This includes poetry based on her experiences and this may trigger upsetting emotional
Cabinet Magazine interviews Michel Siffre, whose work helped found the field of human chronobiology. He spent months isolated in a subterranean clock, with no clock, calendar, or sun. He slept and ate only when his body told him to.
He held the world record for the longest-running talk show in history, interviewing everyone from notables to nobodies from 1950 to 1993, continuing to work on NYC radio up until his death. He was an early advocate of film preservation
In Audubon Magazine, Brad Wilsons amazing photographs of owls. Or photographs of amazing owls. Either works. More wildlife photography on Wilsons site, in the series Affinity I and Affinity II. (via Kottke; at least weve moved on.)
Several months ago, Epic Rap Battles of History (previously) decided to try something new: They teamed up with Forest Fire Films to create Zeus vs. Thor... in stop motion LEGO. Heres a look behind the scenes (Parts One and Two)
In 2001, Josh Kaplowitz was a recent Yale graduate and Teach for America worker in a Washington D.C. public school. After pushing 7 year old Raynard Ware--something still he still disputes--Kaplowitz was arrested and then the subject of a $20M
Canadas government on Friday introduced its new anti-terror legislation, a sweeping range of measures that would allow suspects to be detained based on less evidence and let CSIS actively interfere with suspects travel plans and finances. The new measures would
This is the central tension of Get in Trouble, between the artificial and the actual, between what we think we want and who we really are. The stories here are effective because we believe them — not just their situations
Comedians Tig Notaro and Sarah Silverman sit down with the NYT at Sundance for a long conversation about their upcoming films (Tig and I Smile Back, respectively) and end up giving us a peek into their wonderful friendship.
Heres a horrifying game you can play during this Sundays Super Bowl and the nearly 12 hours of pre- and postgame content: count the number of times you hear some variation of deflated balls and compare that to the number
Suck the Balls! is an installation by Niklas Roy, the first version in Krakow, the second in Prague.When sucking the balls which are surrounding his feet, the balls race through the transparent pipe system, creating a visually stunning scene. The