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What's So Special About Human Screams? Ask a Screamologist

A better understanding of the acoustics of screaming could help scientists understand how and why humans shriek—and add a new dimension to the surveillance state!...

What's So Special About Human Screams? Ask a Screamologist

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Incredibly sweet 'SpongeBob Squarepants' 20th anniversary special has a human Krusty Krab The voice actors behind SpongeBob, Squidward and more get on camera in adorable 20th anniversary special, "SpongeBob's Big Birthday Blowout."        ...
09:00, 07/18/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite Specs VS Nintendo Switch Spes: Price aside, whats the difference? Nintendo has just announced the Switch Lite, but aside from it's cheaper price point and lack of detachable Joy-Con's what's the big comparisons under the hood....
17:34, 07/10/2019

The Ferrari P80/C Screams in Torment That it is the Only One of its Kind Humanity is cruel and unusual in its treatment of the Ferrari P80/C. We have created it. Given it life. But to have created such a delightful thing and not seen fit to have given it a mate or a friend of its own kind, let alone an ultimate purpose, w...
01:34, 06/03/2019

Tim Dowling: my wife’s earwax is sucked out. She screams. Now it’s my turn Five minutes later I am staring down at the former contents of my ear canalIt is Saturday morning, and we are driving along a leafy street a mile west of home, with my wife at the wheel.“I’ve never been this way before,” I say. Continue reading......
09:51, 05/25/2019

Mets’ Craig Kimbrel reluctance screams more horrors Instead of relief, all the Mets get is agita. But the team’s search for answers is limited in scope based on a reluctance to sign Craig Kimbrel and the scarcity of potential trade options this early, coupled with the organization’s dearth of high-end...
17:17, 06/04/2019

How Jimmy Pitaro silenced the screams of ‘left-wing’ ESPN The nadir of ESPN’s failure with politics came in September 2017, when Jemele Hill, lucratively paid and newly minted co-host of a network family jewel, the 6 p.m. “SportsCenter,” responded to a Twitter troll by calling President Trump a ...
04:51, 05/24/2019

Man Dropkicks Arnold Schwarzenegger, Screams "Help Me, I Need A Lamborghini" As Security Drags Him Away Arnold Schwarzenegger says “there is nothing to worry about” after a man dropkicked him in the back at his Arnold Classic Africa sports festival in Johannesburg, South Africa. Video of the incident shows the former governor of California meeting with...
15:00, 05/19/2019

Cheers and screams as new Japan emperor greets the people for the first time Cheers and screams filled the air in Tokyo on Saturday as new Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako made their first greetings to an ecstatic public three days after acceding to the throne following the first abdication in two centuries....
13:17, 05/04/2019

Teacher ‘traumatized’ remembering screams of student in school lab fire All she remembers is her victim’s screams. In a deposition read aloud at the civil trial against Beacon High School chemistry teacher Anna Poole, she describes the moment a lab demo caused a fireball that engulfed 10th-grader Alonzo Yanes, who is now...
00:51, 06/14/2019

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made the miscue so bothersome? She’d already droppe...
22:51, 05/27/2019

Phillies' Hector Neris Screams "Fuck You" At Dodgers Dugout After Save Hector Neris got pretty fucking amped when Bryce Harper tracked down Justin Turner’s flyball into right centerfield on Thursday, which ended the game and gave the Phillies a 7-6 win over the Dodgers. It was an emotional level that certainly caught th...
04:00, 07/19/2019

Mom stifles screams as jurors shown never-before-seen footage of Bronx bodega slay The mother of an innocent teen killed by a pack of gangbangers at a Bronx bodega last year stifled screams in court Tuesday as never-before-seen NYPD footage of the machete attack was shown to jurors....
02:17, 05/08/2019

Mum screams as toddler falls to death cruise ship after grandad ‘dangled her from window' A TRAUMATISED mum screamed as her toddler fell to her death on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship while her grandad reportedly dangled her out of a window....
13:34, 07/08/2019

Health and Human Services halts federal research using human fetal tissue The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that federal sciences will no longer be allowed to use human fetal tissue to carry out research, a move anti-abortion organizations hailed as a victory....
06:17, 06/06/2019

'Heartbreaking' screams of victim's sister as boy, 15, stabbed to death in Stoke Newington A teenager was stabbed to death in the latest episode of bloodshed on London's streets as as new figures reveal five young people are knifed in the capital every day....
12:51, 05/02/2019

The future of the RMB: special focus Euromoney's latest coverage of how Beijing is seeking to globalize the renminbi, through currency swaps and trade-financing facilities; the rise of the offshore bond market; and how fee-hungry banks are salivating at the prospect of the RMB’s gro...
22:51, 04/28/2019

A letter to… a very special au pair ‘Dark brown eyes and brown-black hair… you stole a little nine-year-old boy’s heart’: the letter you always wanted to writeThere were many au pairs through my pre-teen life – but then you arrived. Dark brown eyes. Brown‑black hair, naturally wavy. A ...
07:51, 07/13/2019

Will The Special Session Happen? FRANKFORT, Ky (LEX 18)– Governor Matt Bevin will not call the special session until he knows he has the votes needed to pass a pension reform bill, but lawmakers said they still don’t have that majority. Now, time is running out, so what ...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Here's Everything Special About Seeing the Nürburgring 24 in Person Hardly a more enthusiastic troupe of ne’er-do-wells has existed than the quarter-million strong who traipse into the distant greenery of western Germany each year to set up a temporary civilization around the 24-hour car race at the Nürburgring. Watc...
02:34, 07/02/2019

How to See Libraries' Special Collections “It’s like a museum but with no people, and where you have to do all the work.” Developer and internet artist Darius Kazemi (you might know him from his Twitter bots) has a truly nerdy travel habit: he likes to visit libraries near his hotel and brow...
22:51, 06/11/2019

The human problem of AI When expectations for AI aren't met, it’s not always the tech that’s to blame. Here are some of the most common human errors in implementing AI.Read More...
00:34, 05/10/2019

AI: More Than Human - review ... but less than art Barbican, London This crowd-pleasing show throws robots, giant playthings and interactive paintings at viewers, but evidence of true creativity in machines is scarceIn 2016, a machine beat the world’s best (human) player at the ancient strategy game ...
19:34, 05/15/2019

AI doesn’t always need to be more human It's time to stop obsessing over making AI seem human and start focusing on how this transformative technology can help consumers, businesses, and society.Read More...
08:51, 05/26/2019

U.N. extends special rapporteur for Eritrea The United Nations agreed Thursday to extend a mandate for a special rapporteur in the African country of Eritrea for one year, but countries on the continent mostly abstained or voted against it....
23:51, 07/12/2019

Governor: Date not set for special session FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– With only four days left in June, it looks like Governor Matt Bevin and lawmakers won’t get their special session in before July 1. “Everybody understands that this needs to be done. There are enough votes t...
00:34, 06/27/2019

Yankees and DJ LeMahieu are on pace to do something special LONDON — Exotic location, exquisite timing, simple message. At the official halfway point of the Yankees’ season, could it be any more obvious that DJ LeMahieu is their most valuable player? The London Series kicked off Saturday evening with some cra...
22:00, 06/30/2019

This is the best detail of the Citroën BX 4TC homologation special. This is the best detail of the Citroën BX 4TC homologation special. The rear door handle is still in the standard position, they just made a cut out in the rear fender flare so it remains functional. This car was voted Raddest In Show at Radwood New ...
01:34, 06/10/2019

Play of the Day: Tantrums and meltdowns special "Eurosport favourites Alex Corretja and Barbara Schett give their entertaining verdicts on the best of the tantrums and meltdowns at the 2019 French Open."...
20:51, 06/08/2019

LA mom accused in death of special-needs son kept in closet A Los Angeles mother kept her 10-year-old, special-needs son locked in a closet and so underfed that he appeared much younger before he died, police said....
20:17, 06/19/2019

Warriors know this is something special, uncertainty ahead Warriors realize this team of stars won't stick together forever, are determined to bring home a third consecutive championship to further cement title run as one of the best ever        ...
22:17, 05/24/2019

Boeing awarded $30.7M for MH-47G components for U.S. special ops Boeing Co. received a $30.7 million order for Chinook helicopter components for the Army's Special Operations Command, the second contract in as many days meant to satisfy urgent needs to meet operational demands....
23:00, 06/14/2019

Henderson: We knew we could do something special at Anfield "Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson says he knew his side could conjure up something special after overcoming a 3-0 deficit to beat Barcelona 4-3 on aggregate in the Champions League semi-finals."...
23:17, 05/07/2019

Pompeo in UK to strengthen 'special relationship' London after Baghdad has become the latest destination of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. His flying trip coincides with a US military build-up off Iran and his decision to cancel a scheduled stopover in Berlin....
13:51, 05/08/2019

Matt Prior: Where the ordinary is truly special If you head down to any classic car show this summer, make it this one - you won't find another like it I've said it before and I’ll say it again: the Festival of the Unexceptional is the country’s most important classic car show. It’s a ‘concours d...
05:00, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Human rights come first When it comes to drafting a constitution, the concrete details aren't what's important. What matters is the underlying concept of humankind, which confers dignity on every human being, writes Alexander Görlach....
08:17, 05/17/2019

Siri now sounds more like a human While Siri sounds decent most of the time, it still comes off as a little robotic. With iOS 13, however, Siri should sound a lot more human. At WWDC, Apple said it's taken a "huge step forward" by incorporating a neural text-to-speech transmitte...
21:34, 06/03/2019

My dog and I tried ‘human-grade’ pet food and this is how it went It’s an uncanny concept! Just Food For Dogs — a California company that makes, in its own words, “human-grade” cuisine for canines from scratch — opened a takeout spot in Union Square earlier this month. At the grab-and-go eatery, located inside Petc...
04:17, 05/22/2019

I'm My 'Ancestors' Wildest Dreams?' Nah, Bruh. I Ain't That Special Maybe 15 years ago, upset that I couldn’t remember the details of these epic dreams I kept having, I started leaving a notebook at my bedside to jot them down. “Ha!,” I thought to myself, as I believed I finally found a method to capture my subconsc...
04:34, 07/09/2019

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its international inhabitants, who have made the city their own — and unique....
04:34, 05/22/2019

50 Years of Private Banking - A Special Report Euromoney Magazine has charted the birth, growth and maturity of the global private banking industry over 50 years. This special report is the distilled essence of five decades of innovation and change. We look at how private banking has evolved, and...
18:17, 04/28/2019

AMD says it’s helping Sony with the PlayStation 5’s ‘special sauce’ Sony is working on its next-gen console, and that’s hardly a secret at this point. But while the PlayStation 5 isn’t expected to drop this year, we keep seeing it pop up in more and more reports. The newest teaser comes from AMD, which co...
01:00, 05/03/2019

Four companies awarded $72.8M for special projects for Navy, DHS, CBP Four companies received contracts worth $72.8 million for unspecified special projects on new technology for the U.S. Navy, Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection and other agencies....
19:00, 07/09/2019

Ritz crackers turn this fish into something special Overview Ingredients Steps Overview Who can resist the buttery taste of Ritz crackers? This goes great with coleslaw and baked potatoes or with rice pilaf and simply cooked vegetables. Serve with lemon wedges for squeezing over. Make ahead: The crack...
16:51, 07/01/2019

U.S.-British Relationship Sounding More Testy Than ‘Special’ President Trump’s harsh words for a British ambassador and for the prime minister have some wondering what a post-Brexit Britain can really count on from its longtime ally....
04:51, 07/10/2019

Inside the Hamptons’ ‘special and exclusive’ enclave Georgica Association, in New York’s Hamptons, is where the uber-rich go in the summer to stay in the sun and get out of the glare of the public eye. The community, which has emerald-green lawns and an unpretentious attitude, resides virtually unnotic...
20:51, 06/27/2019

Niki Lauda: A remarkable man. A very special person Maurice Hamilton looks back on an interview with Niki Lauda in which the three-time world champion opened up about his biggest triumph and greatest despair....
22:17, 05/21/2019

Swedish PM to Trump: A$AP Rocky won’t get special treatment Sweden’s prime minister says he would be glad to speak with U.S. President Donald Trump about rapper A$AP Rocky’s detention but he “cannot and will not attempt to influence prosecutors or courts.”...
15:00, 07/20/2019

Boeing to deliver 7 MH-47G Chinooks for U.S. special ops in $194.2M deal Citing increased needs, U.S. Special Operations Forces will receive seven additional MH-47G Chinook helicopters from Boeing at a cost of $194.2 million....
19:34, 06/13/2019

Russell Wilson: Seahawks WR D.K. Metcalf 'looking really special' Rookie D.K. Metcalf might have slipped in the 2019 NFL Draft, but Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson says the wide receiver has "looked really, really special" during off-season workouts....
01:00, 06/14/2019

Wondering at the ‘Special Universe’ of Gay Life in All Its Diversity In “Out of the Shadows,” Walt Odets looks at the trauma and shame that still plague gay men, and argues for more self-actualized and authentic lives....
12:51, 05/31/2019

Lauda to be honored with special tributes at Monaco GP Special tributes will be held in memory of Formula One great Niki Lauda at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday        ...
02:17, 05/25/2019

Aziz Ansari is getting a new Netflix special next week Netflix has evidently determined that we’re all ready to welcome Aziz Ansari back into the entertainment world, because—as reported by Deadline—the streaming service has announced a new comedy special called Aziz Ansari: Right Now that will be releas...
01:00, 07/02/2019

Northam announces special session on gun control Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced that he'll recall lawmakers to the state Capitol in the coming weeks to take up a package of gun-control legislation to prevent killings, like Friday's mass shooting in Virginia Beach. (June 4)  &...
19:51, 06/04/2019

AMD to use special binning to produce Ryzen 9 3950X The AMD Ryzen 9 3950X is shaping up to be one of the most powerful processors (CPUs) on the market, with 16-cores and a high 3.7GHz boost clock. And, AMD aims to achieve these specs through a special binning process.A processor with 16-cores operatin...
22:51, 06/20/2019

Cyberpunk 2077's Special Cover Art Is Very Nice Comic artist Josan Gonzalez, whose The Future is Now we featured last year, has a new entry in the series up on Kickstarter. He’s also done some work recently for CD Projekt Red, illustrating the steelbook cover art for Cyberpunk 2077's collector...
08:51, 07/01/2019

Special Search For Unclaimed Medals Underway FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – As Memorial Day approaches Kentucky State Treasurer, Allison Ball is asking for help in finding the owners of lost military medals. These aren’t just any medals- the five medals were found in an abandoned lockbox were ...
02:34, 05/25/2019

"God, Don't Give Them Beyond 250": Jagan Reddy's Special Prayer For BJP The YSR Congress has been elected to power in the Andhra Assembly with a massive mandate of 151 from 175 seats, virtually decimating Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party. ......
18:34, 05/26/2019

Yankees displaying all the signs of a special team Will the Yankees ever get tired of winning? How can such a screwed-up season feel like such a special one? Another test arrived at Yankee Stadium on Friday night, and once again, the Yankees aced it. A 4-1 victory over the rival Red Sox opened this w...
09:00, 06/01/2019

Pompeo: US 'special relationship' with UK to thrive despite Brexit US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has reassured allies in London that the "special relationship" would thrive despite Brexit. Differences over Huawei and Iran have sown some seeds of concern....
20:17, 05/08/2019

Special relationship 2.0: what's next for the transatlantic affair? If Boris Johnson makes it to No10, securing a US-UK trade deal will be top of his agenda - but his White House pal is hard to seduce. Philip Delves Broughton tests the limits of the new special relationship...
16:00, 07/17/2019

Bernardo Silva: ‘It will be special to play against England’ "Portugal’s Bernardo Silva is relishing the possibility of playing England at the UEFA Nations League – but insists he is only focused on the semi-final against Switzerland."...
17:51, 06/05/2019

Colin Quinn to host CNN's first comedy special Nothing’s funnier than the news these days, so CNN has decided to embrace that turn by announcing its very first comedy special. This comes from The Wrap, which says the network has ordered Colin Quinn: Red State Blue State, an event based on Quinn’s...
01:51, 05/10/2019

'Have to digest special night for Liverpool' - Origi "Liverpool striker Divock Origi says he and his team-mates will have to \"digest\" their epic night after beating Barcelona in the Champions League semi-finals."...
10:34, 05/08/2019

Look: Baby giraffe gets special shoes at Seattle zoo A baby giraffe born at a Seattle zoo has been outfitted with a custom-made pair of therapeutic shoes to treat a leg abnormality that prevented it from walking....
03:00, 05/10/2019

Talks stall at special EU leadership summit EU leaders are deeply divided over who should succeed European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. Council president Donald Tusk paused the summit to spend more time negotiating with individual EU leaders....
02:17, 07/01/2019

Pompeo in London to discuss the UK-US ‘special relationship’ LONDON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in London for talks with British officials on the status of the special relationship between the nations amid heightened tensions with Iran and uncertainty over Britain’s exit from the Europe...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Pompeo revels in US-UK ‘special relationship’ despite cracks U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Britain and America on Wednesday not to waver in their friendship as the two nations confront a series of global and trans-Atlantic challenges that have exposed cracks in historically close ties...
19:00, 05/08/2019

Pompeo in London to discuss the UK-US 'special relationship' U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in London for talks with British officials on the status of the special relationship between the nations amid heightened tensions with Iran and uncertainty over Britain's exit from the European Union....
15:17, 05/08/2019

Why this geneticist says we should stop human evolution Measles cases in the US have hit a 25-year high, with 78 new infections in the past week alone. In a sign of the times, a cruise ship with hundreds of Scientologists on board was quarantined in St Lucia after one passenger was diagnosed with the dise...
18:34, 05/17/2019

Their Islands Are Being Eroded. So Are Their Human Rights, They Say. A group of Indigenous Australians from low-lying islands in the Torres Strait argue that Australia, by failing to act on climate change, has violated their fundamental right to maintain their culture....
23:34, 05/12/2019

AI is now better at predicting mortality than human doctors As scientists continue to toil away at creating machine learning algorithms that will one day enslave humanity save us all, artificial intelligence researchers have discovered that computers are outpacing human doctors in a number of important areas....
09:00, 05/14/2019

Human or hybrid? The big debate over what a species really is Humans once mated with Neanderthals so are we hybrids? How we see ourselves and the rest of nature is changing, raising the question of whether species even exist...
18:34, 04/28/2019

85 arrested in human trafficking sting TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say they’ve arrested 85 people in a monthslong human trafficking sting. The Tampa Bay Times reports that Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister announced the arrests Monday. Officia...
00:00, 06/25/2019

UK to appoint first human rights ambassador New role is likely to put spotlight on UK’s approach to autocratic regimesThe British government is appointing an international ambassador dedicated to the promotion of human rights, in a move that is likely to put the UK’s patchy approach to autocra...
12:51, 05/20/2019

Area Man Craves Human Contact Scott Adams, creator of the workplace “humor” comic Dilbert, has many things: money, fame, an unwavering faith in President Trump, and perhaps most importantly, a big dumb castle shaped like his iconic character’s big dumb face....
04:34, 06/01/2019

Washington becomes first state ever to allow human composting Gov. Jay Inslee, the Democrat from Washington, signed a bill into law on Tuesday that allows the composting of human bodies as an alternative to burials and cremations....
08:00, 05/22/2019

40,000 human skeletons used to build church Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic is home to a Roman Catholic church decorated with grisly remains exhumed in the 15th century. Find out the strange story of the Sedlec Ossuary, aka the "Church of Bones."...
11:51, 06/10/2019

What non-human species is most crucial to our survival? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhat single non-human species are we most dependent upon for our survival on this planet?Josh Le...
01:00, 05/08/2019

EU names special adviser to help resolve Venezuela crisis The European Union on Tuesday named Spanish-Uruguayan former banker and diplomat Enrique Iglesias as its point man to help end the crisis in Venezuela, part of an intensification of diplomatic efforts to seek new elections....
14:00, 05/28/2019

Metal hip Murray hails 'special' doubles title Twice Wimbledon champion Andy Murray said his doubles title at Queen's Club on Sunday with Feliciano Lopez was "more special" than many of his singles triumphs....
06:00, 06/24/2019

Lockheed nabs $11.9M for modification kits, special tooling for F-35s Lockheed Martin has been awarded an $11.9 million contract for modification kits and special tooling for modification and retrofits of the F-35s of the Marine Corps, Air Force, Navy, and allied foreign militaries....
00:00, 05/17/2019

Chappaquiddick special shows the media can’t let go of Kennedy myth It is increasingly dispiriting to hope, even in the #MeToo era, that the mainstream media will ever fully divest from the Camelot myth. The latest example is Tuesday night’s deplorably-named ABC News special “The Girl in the Car” — a cheap riff on su...
20:51, 05/08/2019

Remembering the Special Day Cardi B Confirmed Her Marriage to Offset Today marks a special one, y'all. On this very day last year (June 25, 2018), Cardi B confirmed she was officially off-the-market. That's right, Belcalis Almanzar revealed that......
05:00, 06/26/2019

Jussie Smollett Case to Be Reviewed by Special Prosecutor The new prosecutor will review why the charges of faking a hate crime were dropped against the actor, and will be able to reopen the case if necessary....
18:17, 06/21/2019

This little girl shares a special connection with Sleeping Beauty Since she was an infant, Aurora has shared a special connection with her namesake princess, Sleeping Beauty.        ...
03:34, 05/08/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 12:50AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Thanks to ample moisture at ground level and clearing skies fog will reduce visibilities to a quarter mile or less over portions of the area overnight. Areas of dense fog will affect travel early this morning, and extra time should be allowed for tho...
10:17, 05/31/2019

30 injured in crash involving bus carrying adults with special needs At least 30 people were injured Friday morning when a school bus carrying adults with special needs collided with another vehicle, officials said. The school bus was driving west near Avenue U and East 61st Street in Mill Basin around 9:20 a.m. when ...
20:34, 05/10/2019

This Mother’s Day special for Giants pick after mom’s cancer scare It was not long after Ryan Connelly shared the team lead with eight tackles in Wisconsin’s 31-17 victory over Rutgers at Camp Randall Stadium on Nov. 3. His parents — who, as always, made the four-hour ride to see him in action — sat their son and hi...
04:51, 05/12/2019

UPDATE 1-SNC-Lavalin forms special committee to consider options Canadian engineering and construction firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc said on Wednesday its board has formed a special committee to consider options to increase shareholder value....
17:34, 05/08/2019

Wisconsin parents says daughter with special needs was bitten on school bus GREEN BAY, Wis. (CNN Newsource) – The parents of a student with special needs say another student bit her several times while on the school bus and the bus driver did nothing to help. The parents of Lily Waldron say once she got off the bus Mon...
21:34, 05/09/2019

Quinnen Williams planning on ‘special’ first sack of Tom Brady Some people have questioned exactly where the Jets will play first-round pick Quinnen Williams. Will he be a nose tackle? Will he play over the guard? Can he, Leonard Williams and Henry Anderson all be on the field together? Can he return kicks … wai...
01:17, 05/11/2019

Akshay Tritiya: Special Discounts On Gold Today, Why You Should Buy Akshay Tritiya or Akshaya Tritiya, also known as Akti or Akha Teej is an auspicious day that signifies unending prosperity. Jewellers are offering special discounts to attract buyers....
13:17, 05/07/2019

Mom charged with murder after special-needs son found dead in closet A preliminary hearing began this week for a Los Angeles mom accused of keeping her 11-year-old special-needs son sedated and hidden in a closet for at least three years — until horrified investigators discovered his frail, lifeless body weighing only...
18:34, 06/19/2019

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller's statement on Russia probe The following is the full text of a statement on Wednesday by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on his investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. "Two years ago, the Acting Attorney General asked me to serve as S...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 2:08PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 208 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Liberty, moving southeast at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Liberty, Lawhorn Hill, Teddy, Dunnville, Gilpin, Bethelridge, Walltow...
20:34, 05/29/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 29 at 2:25PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 225 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Bee Lick to near Faubush. Movement was southeast at 25 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… So...
20:34, 05/29/2019

Charging Trump was not an option - special counsel Mueller The special counsel behind the report into Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential campaign has said: "If we had confidence that the president did not commit a crime we would have said so."...
20:17, 05/29/2019

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller to speak on Russia probe at 11 a.m. ET U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller will make a statement at 11 a.m. (1500 GMT) for his first public comments on his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the Justice Department said on Wednesday....
17:00, 05/29/2019

What's special about Germany's public swimming pool culture Dipping in the pool, snacking on french fries and ice cream, sunbathing in the park: That's how people spend a day at the "Freibad." Here's a look at some of the Germans' typical habits at outdoor public pools....
13:00, 05/29/2019

EU appoints seasoned diplomat as special envoy for Venezuela The European Union has appointed a former international banker and seasoned diplomat as the bloc’s special envoy for Venezuela, in a move that it hopes will increase the chances of a fresh presidential election as a way out of the crisis in the count...
21:34, 05/28/2019

From All in the Family to Pose and Special, Celebrate TV's LGBTQ History We've come a long way, babies. In the years since All in the Family introduced the first gay character in primetime TV, there's now Pose, an acclaimed FX drama featuring the most......
14:17, 06/03/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 9:36PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Patchy to areas of dense fog are possible tonight under clear and calm conditions. This will lead to periods of 1/4 mile visibility or less at times tonight. If you have travel plans tonight into Saturday morning please slow down and give yourself ex...
06:00, 06/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 9:56PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY The combination of rainfall Friday afternoon along with clear skies and light winds overnight will allow patchy to areas of dense fog developing overnight. Visibilities could drop below one fourth of a mile at times in some areas. If you have travel ...
06:00, 06/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 3:12AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Partly cloudy skies, light winds, and damp ground have led to the formation of patchy dense fog in the Blue Grass and Lake Cumberland regions. If out on the roads early this morning, be prepared for sudden changes in visibility....
10:17, 05/31/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 30 at 9:53PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 952 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Barton, or 13 miles south of London, moving east at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Barbourville, Pineville, Art...
04:00, 05/31/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 6:55AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Fog is reducing visibilities to a quarter mile or less over portions of the area this morning. This will affect travel this morning, and extra time should be allowed for those commuting. Look for the fog to start to break up between 9 and 10 am....
13:51, 05/31/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 30 at 1:45PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 144 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over East Point, or near Prestonsburg, moving east at 45 mph. Winds gusts up to 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Paintsville, Prestonsburg, Inez...
19:51, 05/30/2019

Factbox: Blood and treasure or fantasy: What is the UK-U.S. 'special relationship'? Britain's so-called special relationship with the United States was one of the most enduring alliances of the 20th century, though Brexit and the presidency of Donald Trump have raised questions about its future....
15:17, 05/31/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 12:43PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 1243 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles east of Frankfort to near Georgetown. Movement was east at 25 mph. Half inch hail is possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… ...
19:17, 05/31/2019

Special Olympics Kentucky Kicks Off Summer Games FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Kentucky Summer Special Olympics kicked off with a ceremonial lighting of the Flame of Hope at the Capitol on Friday morning. Kenny Helm, 19, is a Special Olympic athlete from Bullitt County who is on the Autism spe...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 31 at 10:42PM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH Clear skies, light winds and a moist lower layer of the atmosphere will lead to the development of patchy fog. Locally dense fog will also be possible. If you have travel plans tonight into Saturday morning slow down and give yourself extra time to r...
06:00, 06/01/2019

Seasoned diplomat appointed EU's special envoy for Venezuela The European Union says it has appointed former Uruguayan foreign minister and seasoned diplomat Enrique Iglesias as the bloc's special envoy for Venezuela....
15:17, 05/28/2019

Seasoned diplomat appointed EU’s special envoy for Venezuela MADRID (AP) — The European Union says it has appointed former Uruguayan foreign minister and seasoned diplomat Enrique Iglesias as the bloc’s special envoy for Venezuela. Iglesias has been the head of the Inter-American Development Bank and SEG...
12:34, 05/28/2019

California Senate OKs Special Banks for Marijuana Retailers SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate has voted to allow special banks to handle money from legal marijuana retailers. Recreational marijuana use has been legal in California since January 2018 but is still illegal under federal law. That mean...
01:17, 05/22/2019

| 'Special' Oshoala inches Nigeria towards World Cup knockouts Nigeria coach Thomas Dennerby hailed forward Asisat Oshoala as "special" after her goal helped the Super Falcons to a win over South Korea at the women's World Cup....
07:00, 06/13/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 19 at 11:40AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY South to southwest winds will increase this afternoon, with frequent gusts near 35 mph possible. These winds could be strong enough to bring down weakened or dead tree branches. Drivers in high profile vehicles should exercise caution, especially on ...
18:17, 05/19/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 19 at 3:43AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Gusty southwest winds will pick up shortly after sunrise ahead of a cold front. Sustained winds of 15 to 25 MPH will be seen with gusts to 35 MPH. Some areas may see wind gusts up to 40 MPH at times outside of any thunderstorm. These winds could be s...
10:17, 05/19/2019

Dad-son anchors Lester and Stefan Holt set for special Father’s Day Every weekday at 4 p.m., NBC “Nightly News” anchor Lester Holt and his son Stefan Holt, who is the co-anchor of NBC 4 New York’s 4 p.m. newscast, come together at 30 Rock to film a teaser for the upcoming nightly broadcast. “There’s a three-minute co...
05:51, 06/15/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 16 at 8:43PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 841 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms from 10 miles northwest of Prospect to near Shelbyville to near Frankfort. Movement was southeast at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms. Locations imp...
02:51, 05/17/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 16 at 8:06PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 805 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms from 6 miles north of New Castle to near La Grange. Movement was southeast at 35 mph. 40 mph winds were measured with these storms in Oldham County. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are ...
02:17, 05/17/2019

The unbearable cost of summer camp for children with special needs Although a growing number of summer camps welcome kids with disabilities, many require parents to provide and to pay for the necessary supports that their children need to attend, a financial surcharge that can make camp prohibitively expensive....
20:17, 06/18/2019

GOP holds US House seat in Penn. special election Republican Fred Keller, a conservative state lawmaker, won the special election for Congress on Tuesday in a heavily Republican district that sprawls across areas of central and northern Pennsylvania that are a stronghold for President Trump. (May 22...
12:00, 05/22/2019

Indians manager Francona: Ortiz ‘a very special person’ CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona says David Ortiz is “a very special person, not just to me, to a lot of people.” Francona managed Ortiz with the Red Sox from 2004-11, a stretch that included two of the three Worl...
05:00, 06/12/2019

| 'I'm ready for special moment' of facing Federer, says Nadal Rafael Nadal resumes his spellbinding 15-year rivalry with Roger Federer for a place in the Roland Garros semi-finals, insisting it will be a "special moment"....
21:51, 06/04/2019

There Is Yet Another Dodge Charger Special Edition and This One Is Black or White One of the things that makes Dodge so wholesomely Dodge is that it regularly and eloquently debuts new editions of its rapidly aging muscle cars, keeping the masses happy and spending money in spite of the fact that their flashy new car and its flas...
20:17, 06/05/2019

Charlottesville drama teacher to get special Tony Award The special Tony Award that honors educators this year will go to a drama teacher in Charlottesville, Virginia, who has encouraged her students to explore their differences and heal rifts...
00:51, 05/24/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 23 at 5:03PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 502 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Muses Mills, or 10 miles southeast of Flemingsburg, moving east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Muses Mills, ...
23:17, 05/23/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 23 at 4:38PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 438 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Georgetown, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Georgetown, Hutchison, Georgetown Scott County Airpo...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 23 at 4:55PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 454 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near La Grange, moving east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… La Grange, New Castle, Pendleton, Crestwood, Eminence,...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Rod Laver special - Legends on Djokovic greatness and what next for Serena? "The Tennis Legends vodcast welcomes the great Rod Laver to talk Novak Djokovic\u0027s greatness, what next for Serena Williams and much, much more with Mats Wilander, Boris Becker and John McEnroe."...
13:17, 06/07/2019

US Special Ops want A-29 Super Tucanos to battle terrorists in Africa Members of Congress would like to see a more expansive use of the A-29 Super Tucano aircraft in various global hotspots as a way to support US Special Operations Forces and continue needed counterinsurgency efforts....
14:17, 06/11/2019

Trump angry about special counsel’s comments on obstruction WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expressing his displeasure with special counsel Robert Mueller’s motives after Mueller blunt dismissal of Trump’s repeated claims that the Russia investigation had cleared him of obstructing jus...
10:17, 05/31/2019

Kidd-Gilchrist Returns to Lexington to Help With Special Olympics Michael Kidd-Gilchrist helping out with the Special Olympics Sunday at the Joe Craft Center Lexington (LEX 18) — Former Kentucky national champion and current Charlotte Hornets guard, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, was back in Lexington Sunday helping...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 2:42PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 241 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Tabor, or over Frenchburg, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds up to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Frenchburg, Wellington, Salt Lick, Camps...
21:00, 05/02/2019

3 tips for financial planning when a family member has special needs Financial planning can become more complicated when a family member has special needs. Here are three tips that can help.        ...
20:51, 05/05/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 2:30PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 230 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Paris, moving northeast at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Paris, Carlisle, North Middletown, Jackstown, Blacks ...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Summer Special Trains: Timings, Routes And Other Details Here Summer special trains 2019: Indian Railways northern division the Northern Railways has started summer special trains in order to clear extra rush during the summer season, Northern Railways said on......
14:34, 05/01/2019

U.S. will sanction any countries that import Iranian oil: special envoy The United States will sanction any country that imports Iranian oil and there are no exemptions in place, the U.S. special envoy for Iran said on Friday....
17:00, 06/28/2019

US Will Sanction Any Country That Imports Iranian Oil: Special Envoy The United States will sanction any country that imports Iranian oil and there are no exemptions in place, the US special envoy for Iran said on Friday....
18:00, 06/28/2019

Krispy Kreme’s offering special doughnut this week NBC NEWS- Krispy Kreme is offering a special doughnut this week to help celebrate its 82nd birthday this week. It is called “the original filled birthday batter doughnut”. The doughnut is filled with birthday batter and is dipped in stra...
05:51, 07/16/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 3:20PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 319 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles east of Harrodsburg to near Westbend. Movement was northeast at 25 mph. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may cause locali...
21:34, 05/02/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 3:09PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 309 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Yale, or 9 miles northeast of Frenchburg, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Morehead, Cranston...
21:34, 05/02/2019

U.S. Calls for Special Meeting of U.N. Atomic Agency Over Iran The U.S. called for a special session of the United Nations atomic agency board, increasing the pressure on Europe and others to take a stand against Iran after Tehran said it breached the 2015 nuclear treaty....
22:34, 07/05/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ directors tease something special for Comic-Con Avengers: Endgame directors Joe and Anthony Russo on Wednesday afternoon gave Marvel fans something intriguing to think about in the lead-up to their appearance at San Diego Comic-Con at the end of next week, during which they’ll headline a pan...
02:34, 07/11/2019

North Carolina’s Special Election: When Do the Polls Close? Primary voters will thin a field of more than two dozen candidates running to replace Walter B. Jones Jr., a longtime congressman who died in February....
15:17, 04/30/2019

Why Captain America's Farewell Is So Special to Writers of Endgame Even after writing for everyone from Iron Man to Captain Marvel, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely remain true to the focus of their first Marvel cinematic project: Captain America....
21:34, 04/28/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 12:31PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1230 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over London-Corbin Airport, or over London, moving east at 25 mph. Winds up to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… London, Maplesville, Fariston, L...
19:00, 05/02/2019

Flint water scandal's special prosecutor out after 3 years A special prosecutor who spent three years leading a criminal investigation of the Flint water scandal has been fired, officials announced Monday, apparently part of the fallout from the recent discovery of 23 boxes of records in the basement of a st...
01:51, 04/30/2019

'The kidney has a very special place in the heart,' says Trump – video Donald Trump has claimed that ‘the kidney has a very special place in the heart’ as he announced a government plan to tackle kidney disease in the US. The president’s declaration is likely to raise eyebrows among those familiar with human anatomyAnat...
21:00, 07/11/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 2:42PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 242 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Georgetown, moving northeast at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Lexington, Georgetown, Midway, Spindletop Estates, Moon Lake Estat...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 5 at 10:20PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Skies have cleared out over the region and high pressure will move in overnight, resulting in weak to calm winds through tomorrow morning. The combination of clear skies, light winds, and wet soils from recent rains will aid in fog development, some ...
05:51, 05/06/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 5 at 10:05PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The wet weather of the past few days and now clearing skies have set the stage for the development of widespread fog through eastern Kentucky tonight. This fog is expected to become dense in the valleys early tonight and spread to other spots during ...
05:51, 05/06/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 3:07PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 307 PM EDT/207 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northwest of Edmonton to 7 miles west of Albany. Movement was northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these stor...
21:34, 05/02/2019

Boeing names special adviser to CEO amid 737 MAX crisis Boeing Co on Wednesday named a new senior adviser to Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg and the board of directors as the world's largest planemaker faces its biggest crisis in years after two deadly crashes of its 737 MAX jetliner....
19:00, 05/01/2019

“And this, my good man, is a special chamber that you can open and shout swears into while getting y “And this, my good man, is a special chamber that you can open and shout swears into while getting your face bathed in various healthful steams and smokes.”...
16:17, 05/06/2019

FHFA special advisor Bob Ryan to leave July 12 Bob Ryan, a special advisor to the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, will depart from the agency, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as of July 12 after serving in that role since 2014, the FHFA said on Wednesday....
20:17, 07/03/2019

50th anniversary special: Capital markets – the profiles As part of Euromoney's 50th anniversary coverage, we profile some of the biggest names that we interviewed for our April 2019 capital markets focus....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Freedoms make Hong Kong special, says UK's Hunt Britain said on Tuesday it would not compromise on its commitment to Hong Kong freedoms and cautioned China that repression was no way to solve the crisis in the former British colony....
15:17, 07/02/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 6 at 3:54AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Locally dense fog will persist through mid-morning in river valleys and other low-lying areas near bodies of water. Expect pockets of restricted visibilities and be alert to rapidly changing conditions over a short distance....
13:17, 05/06/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 6 at 4:36AM EDT by NWS Charleston WV Weekend rain, and high pressure parked right over the area early this morning, have created ideal conditions for dense fog. Areas with visibility of a quarter mile or less will persist past sunrise, and into the morning commute. Fog, with visibility ...
13:17, 05/06/2019

CES will include special sex-toy section at annual tech exhibition CES is going back and forth on sex toys again. The giant Las Vegas trade show said this week that its yearly event in January will allot floor space for sex-toy makers to exhibit their wares and compete for prizes — a year after the tech bash made he...
02:34, 07/18/2019

Special Weather Statement issued May 2 at 12:58PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 1256 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms from Bedford to 6 miles south of La Grange to near Taylorsville. Movement was northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and small hail are possible with these storms. Locations impacted includ...
19:00, 05/02/2019

Special report: The new megaprojects changing the face of our planet Across the world, new roads, railways, dams and power lines are encroaching on previously virgin territory – with untold consequences for Earth’s wildlife...
18:34, 04/28/2019

LMPD Cracking Down On Human Trafficking At The Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Human trafficking is always a problem at large events. Louisville Metro Police are encouraging visitors to be mindful and are providing spectators with a list of warning signs. WAVE 3 News says LMPD will be setting up ...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Facebook’s AI beats human poker champions Facebook AI and Carnegie Mellon University made an AI named Pluribus that beat more than a dozen human Texas Hold'em million-dollar champions.Read More...
21:51, 07/11/2019

How to combat human trafficking with data science Modern slavery is unfortunately still part of our global reality, with more than 40 million people believed to be victims of human trafficking around the world. It’s up to governments, organizations, and society as a whole to battle this evil – and a...
15:17, 05/10/2019

Human rights and the law in Indian-controlled Kashmir Both the United Nations and the International Criminal Court consider the way civilians said they were used by the Indian army to search houses in south Kashmir to be illegal under international law, experts said....
13:00, 04/30/2019

Trash and human bodies recovered from Everest Volunteers have removed three tonnes from the world's highest mountain as part of a clean up operation to remove trash that has accumulated at altitude....
18:17, 05/02/2019

Washington becomes first state to allow composting of human bodies Washington became the first state to legalize human composting on Tuesday as Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill allowing the “natural organic” method of burying human remains in the dirt. The composting process mixes a human body with wood chi...
11:17, 05/22/2019

Washington Becomes First US State To Legalize Human Composting Washington on Tuesday became the first US state to legalize human composting after its eco-friendly governor signed a bill to that effect in a bid to cut carbon emissions from burials and cremations....
04:17, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Prosecutor: Human decomposition detected in car HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of 4-year-old Maleah Davis (all times local): 9:50 a.m. A prosecutor says trained dogs detected the scent of human decomposition in the vehicle of a man arrested in connection with the disappearance of a...
17:34, 05/12/2019

China's human-like monkeys spark concerns A computer scientist who is credited as a researcher on a Chinese medical experiment that saw monkey brains implanted with human genes to make them more human, has slammed the project as ethically unacceptable....
19:17, 04/30/2019

Washington state legalizes human composting The US state of Washington became the first to legalize human composting as an eco-friendly alternative to burial and cremation. The Catholic Church denounced the process as undignified....
17:00, 05/22/2019

| Washington first US state to legalise human composting Washington became the first US state to legalise human composting after its eco-friendly governor signed a bill to that effect in a bid to cut carbon emissions from burials and cremations....
05:34, 05/23/2019

Ruby Tandoh: how I was turned into a human cheese Bacteria from my face have been used to make a wheel of stilton. It’s not gross, it’s art – and it is about to go on display at the V&A’s new food exhibitionI am about to be made into a cheese. The designer and engineer Helene Steiner is serene in he...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Bringing human-like reasoning to driverless car navigation With aims of bringing more human-like reasoning to autonomous vehicles, MIT researchers have created a system that uses only simple maps and visual data to enable driverless cars to navigate routes in new, complex environments. Human drivers are e...
17:51, 05/23/2019

Water on Mars Provides Hope for Human Habitation The first sample of dust and soil analysed by NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover in August 2012 was found to contain a substantial amount of water. This discovery provided new hope that a manned mission to Mars would be able to succeed. Scientists have conf...
03:00, 06/19/2019

US sets up commission for human rights advice Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced a new commission to review the idea of human rights and how it shapes US foreign policy. Critics worry it will provide justification to roll back women's and LGBT rights....
00:34, 07/09/2019

Increased bond sought for man who had human torso in car KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee prosecutor is seeking to “revoke or substantially increase” the bond for a man who had the upper half of a human torso in his vehicle when he was arrested. News outlets report Knox County District Attor...
20:00, 06/20/2019

The Euro 2020 Mascot Is Just A Creepy Human Man Creating a mascot for your international sporting event can be fraught with peril. Izzy, originally Whatizit, was the mascot of the 1996 Olympics and is still mocked today. London’s mascots for the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics were simply amorphous ...
23:17, 06/18/2019

| Scientists seek out limit to human endurance US scientists who studied the performance of myriad athletes have come up with an estimate of the absolute physiological boundary of human endurance....
00:17, 06/07/2019

She Draws Deeply Human Characters. They’re Just Animals. Lisa Hanawalt, the illustrator behind “Bojack Horseman,” has created “Tuca & Bertie,” about two 30-something bird-women. “It was important to me to show that women are gross,” she said....
17:00, 04/29/2019

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the United States....
01:17, 06/25/2019

I was a human pet after my family was killed in Rwandan genocide Running as fast as she could in the dark, terrified nine-year-old Marceline had no idea she was fleeing a genocide which would wipe out her entire family. She was one of hundreds of thousands of Tutsi people being hunted by the government-backed Hutu...
09:34, 07/16/2019

Jellyfish as big as a human seen off Cornwall coast – video A large barrel jellyfish has been spotted by the biologist and wildlife presenter Lizzie Daly, who came face to face with the sea creature while diving near Falmouth. Barrel jellyfish are the biggest species of jellyfish found in British waters Conti...
18:34, 07/16/2019

Self-Taught AI Masters Rubik’s Cube Without Human Help Fancy algorithms capable of solving a Rubik’s Cube have appeared before, but a new system from the University of California, Irvine uses artificial intelligence to solve the 3D puzzle from scratch and without any prior help from humans—and it does so...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Human trafficking victims mostly underage children from within the US The dark trade of human trafficking – in which people are traded or sold for the purpose of forced labor or sexual exploitation -- has been a persistent problem across major cities and idyllic rural communities in the United States for decades....
04:34, 05/12/2019

Human toe cocktail is more than ‘disgusting’ — it’s a health risk, says doc Talk about toe-tal recoil. To drink this classic Canadian cocktail, you’ll need a strong stomach — and immune system. Since 1973, the Yukon’s Downtown Hotel has been serving up the legendary Sourtoe, a whiskey shot garnished with a dehydrated h...
00:00, 06/15/2019

German scientists create see-through human organs Researchers in Germany have created transparent human organs using a new technology that could pave the way to print three-dimensional body parts such as kidneys for transplants....
19:17, 04/28/2019

The evolution of cognitive architecture will deliver human-like AI There's no one right way to build a robot, just as there's no singular means of imparting it with intelligence. Last month, Engadget spoke with Carnegie Mellon University associate research professor and the director of the Resilient Intell...
23:34, 06/20/2019

The Human Cost Of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 One Friday afternoon a few weeks ago, the developers at Treyarch held a happy hour event to welcome the summer interns. There was pizza, beer, and jubilation for everyone at the studio behind Call of Duty: Black Ops 4—except the quality assurance tes...
19:34, 06/26/2019

Human influence on drought started a century ago Enlarge / The expected pattern of human influence on drought (brown is more drought, green is less drought) for regions with long-term records. (credit: Marvel et al./Nature) Droughts are weather extremes that are hostile enough that plenty of sci-...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Russia in the Council of Europe: What does it mean for human rights? A controversial decision to restore Moscow's voting rights in the Council of Europe has been called a safeguard for human rights in Russia. But how much influence does the body really have over the Kremlin?...
23:00, 06/26/2019

German doctors want human egg donations to be legalized A group of doctors in Germany is calling for new reproductive health laws. They say the current legislation is outdated, as the science has moved on. They want human egg donations to be legalized and to make IVF safer....
03:00, 06/05/2019

Washington is 1st state to allow composting of human bodies SEATTLE (AP) — Ashes to ashes, guts to dirt. Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday making Washington the first state to approve composting as an alternative to burying or cremating human remains. It allows licensed facilities to offer “nat...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a 'human guinea pig' Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has accused the global athletics governing body of using her as a human guinea pig as it emerged that the IAAF had sought to have her declared a "biological male" in proceedings before sport's highest court....
19:34, 06/18/2019

Human failings are the reason you can't catch a self-driving bus yet It’s a weird vision: I’m speeding down the street, sitting backwards in the front passenger seat of an electric Renault Zoe Cab and nobody's driving the car. However, this isn't some weird early hours cheese-induced dream, but...
13:17, 06/03/2019

Crackdown trips up human rights groups Social media platforms, under pressure to block extremists, are sometimes also cracking down on human rights advocates and other legitimate content, according to a new report....
12:00, 06/14/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 4:58PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 458 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Nicholasville, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Lexington, Nicholasville, Winchester, Veteran...
23:17, 06/16/2019

MOVES-FHFA special advisor Bob Ryan to leave July 12 Bob Ryan, a special advisor to the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, will depart from the agency, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as of July 12 after serving in that role since 2014, the FHFA said on Wednesday....
19:34, 07/03/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 15 at 4:23AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY As an area of low pressure moves into the Ohio Valley today, surface winds will increase from the south to southwest. Expect gusts over 30 mph today and this evening. This could affect high- profile vehicles especially on west-to-east-oriented roadwa...
15:17, 06/15/2019

Special Olympic Edition of the Samsung Galaxy S10+ will launch in July A web page posted by Japan's largest wireless carrier, NTT Docomo (via SamMobile), reveals that Samsung is offering a special Olympics Games Edition of the Samsung Galaxy S10+. The 2020 Summer Olympic games will be held in Tokyo, Japan next year from...
01:34, 05/18/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 12 at 9:11PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 910 PM EDT, a thunderstorm was located near Hollyhill, or 11 miles southwest of Williamsburg, moving northeast at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Williamsburg, Julip, Ayers, Gatliff...
03:34, 06/13/2019

Factbox: Trump attacks British ambassador - is U.S.-UK relationship still special? President Donald Trump said his government would no longer deal with the British ambassador to the United States after the envoy described the Trump administration as "clumsy" and "inept" in confidential correspondence....
14:34, 07/09/2019

CRPF Lanches Special Van As Mobile Help Centre For Amarnath Pilgrims The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Saturday launched a mobile help centre that will visit different lodgement centres in Jammu to address the problems being faced by Amarnath Yatra pilgrims,......
16:18, 07/06/2019

Special counsel: Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act, should be removed White House counselor Kellyanne Conway should be removed from her position because she violated the Hatch Act by campaigning against Democratic presidential candidates, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel announced....
23:00, 06/13/2019

Opinion: Coco Gauff looks like special talent. But no one should try to rush her development As Coco Gauff, 15, storms through Wimbledon, she looks like a real talent. But the WTA and everyone around her must resist urge to speed up process.        ...
01:34, 07/06/2019

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera gets Bond-inspired special edition On Her Majesty's Secret Service Superleggera takes inspiration from the DBS featured in 007's 1967 film outing Hot on the heels of the Goldfinger DB5, Aston Martin has released a more modern Bond car special called the ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Servi...
03:00, 05/22/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 1 at 2:10AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY Areas of dense fog will reduce visibilities across the area under clear and calm conditions. This will lead to periods of 1/4 mile visibility or less until a couple of hours beyond sunrise as the fog starts to break up around 9 am EDT. If you have tr...
14:17, 06/01/2019

U.S. Special Forces Battle Against ISIS Turns to Containment, and Worry “They’re always going to hold those mountains,” a Green Beret said of Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan. The fear is that the group will keep growing....
08:51, 06/14/2019

BJP Candidate Claims Trinamool Placed Special Mark On Voting Machines Bengal's BJP candidate Anupam Hazra has accused the ruling Trinamool Congress of placing a special mark against its election symbol in the Electronic Voting Machine to draw the voters' eye....
16:00, 05/19/2019

The embassy leak will damage far more than the special relationship | Peter Ricketts Washington ambassador Kim Darroch did nothing wrong. But the episode has undermined trust within the Foreign OfficeUnder the Vienna convention the diplomatic bag is inviolable. That’s because states have long accepted that ambassadors need to be able...
22:17, 07/08/2019

Special Report: They fled Venezuela's crisis by boat - then vanished A taxi dropped Maroly Bastardo and her two small children by a cemetery not far from the shore in northeast Venezuela. She still had time to change her mind....
15:00, 06/14/2019

No Special Treatment: Fake Video of Zuckerberg Stays on Instagram Instagram will refrain from taking down an ultra-realistic "deepfake video" of Facebook's CEO bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data....
07:51, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Boeing names special adviser to CEO amid 737 MAX crisis Boeing Co on Wednesday named a new senior adviser to Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg and the board of directors as the world's largest planemaker faces its biggest crisis in years after two deadly crashes of its 737 MAX jetliner....
19:00, 05/01/2019

Special prosecutor to examine Jussie Smollett case in Chicago A Chicago judge on Friday ordered a special prosecutor to examine the handling of actor Jussie Smollett's discredited claim that he was the victim of a hate crime, setting up the possibility he could be criminally charged a second time, a police spok...
03:17, 06/22/2019

Corden to return to 'Gavin & Stacey' hit show with Christmas special Actor and talk show host James Corden said on Tuesday he was returning to his British comedy television roots this Christmas, co-writing and starring in a one-off special of hit show "Gavin & Stacey"....
20:51, 05/28/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 2 at 8:53PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 853 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Vest, or near Hindman, moving east at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hindman, Pippa Passes, Drew, Raven, Demo, ...
03:17, 06/03/2019

Tiger Woods has special round turn into Memorial disaster DUBLIN, Ohio — Something special was brewing at Muirfield Village Saturday. Until it wasn’t. Tiger Woods teased golf fans during his third round of the Memorial Tournament, looking like he was about to punch it into Masters-winning mode and at least ...
01:51, 06/02/2019

Special Gift For Differently-Abled Delivery Man Brightens Up Twitter Twitter was all smiles on Tuesday after a differently-abled delivery executive for Zomato received an electric vehicle as a gift from the food delivery platform....
07:51, 05/29/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 1 at 7:57AM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH Under clear skies and light winds, patchy fog has formed across the area. While the fog should be most prevalent in river valleys, and patchy in most other locations, a few areas of dense fog will be possible. If you have travel plans this morning, s...
14:17, 06/01/2019

Redmi K20 Pro Special Variant Teased Ahead of Launch in India Redmi K20 is all set to debut in India tomorrow. But just hours ahead of the phone's formal launch, Xiaomi has revealed that it is bringing a special version of the Redmi K20 Pro....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Trump Administration Strips India of Special Trade Status The status exempts billions of dollars of India’s products from American tariffs, part of a deepening clash over the country’s protections for its market....
08:51, 06/01/2019

Special Counsel Mueller says charging Trump was 'not an option' due to policy U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller said on Wednesday his investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election was never going to end with criminal charges against President Donald Trump and indicated it was up to Congress to decide if impea...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Special Gallery For 250 Guests From Varanasi For PM Modi's Oath Today A special gallery called "Kashi Sankul" is being set up at the Rashtrapati Bhawan to accommodate the 250 special guests who have been invited from in Uttar Pradesh to attend the swearing-in ceremony......
10:17, 05/30/2019

No Plan To Restore Special Category Status To States: Centre There is no plan to restore special category status -- which has been scrapped by think-tank Niti Aayog -- to any state in the country, the government informed the Rajya Sabha today....
17:00, 07/18/2019

Tucson area students graduate in special ceremony of former dropouts Hundreds of high school students, many former dropouts, are getting their diplomas Thursday night. Three hundred high school students, some from the Tucson area and Southern Arizona, graduated as part of the grad solutions dropout recovery program. T...
05:51, 07/19/2019

Al Roker pens moving piece about his special-needs son defying expectations In the May issue of "Guideposts," the "Today" co-anchor discusses son Nick's developmental disabilities, writing, "Now that he’s 17, I can tell you that, yes, he’s somewhere on the spectrum and maybe obsessive-compulsive." But he say...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Special Counsel Mueller’s Congressional Testimony Delayed Until July 24 WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony to Congress has been delayed until July 24 under an agreement that gives lawmakers more time to question him. Mueller had been scheduled to testify July 17 before two house committee...
22:17, 07/13/2019

Special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony postponed by one week Testimony comes a week later than planned, under an agreement that gives lawmakers more time to question himThe special counsel Robert Mueller will testify before Congress about the findings of the Russia investigation on 24 July, one week later than...
07:17, 07/13/2019

Swimsuit model who streaked Champions League gets special souvenir Despite getting her Instagram account suspended and possibly banned from a U.K. stadium for running scantily clad across Saturday’s UEFA Champions League final in Madrid, at least Russian swimsuit model Kinsey Wolanski got a special souvenir out of i...
12:17, 06/04/2019

Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato: ultra-rare special previewed More detailed preview images show the production DBS Zagato, based on DBS Superleggera and only set to be sold as part of a £6 million pair Aston Martin has released more realistic renderings  of the new DBS GT Zagato, a limited-run reworking of the...
21:34, 07/09/2019

12-year-old special needs boy suffers severe leg injury after struck by subway A 12-year-old special needs boy was hit by a subway train in Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon, law enforcement sources said. The boy was struck by a southbound No. 1 train at the Dyckman Street station in Inwood at about 5 p.m., the sources said. The d...
00:34, 07/10/2019

U.S. warns extradition law changes may jeopardize Hong Kong's special status The United States said on Monday it was gravely concerned about proposed amendments to Hong Kong laws that would allow suspects to be extradited to mainland China and warned that such a move could jeopardize the special status Washington affords the ...
01:34, 06/11/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 6 at 12:31AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1231 AM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Frew, or near Hazard, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hazard, Letcher, Bath, Vicco, Blackey, Eli...
06:51, 06/06/2019

Financial markets' inside stories: 50th anniversary special For 50 years Euromoney has provided unique stories on the biggest events in financial markets, and now we can reveal our secret – we were in the room at the time. Here’s how landmark events such as the collapse of LTCM and Lehman Brothers actually pl...
23:17, 06/10/2019

Chao created special path for McConnell’s favored projects The Transportation Department under Secretary Elaine Chao designated a special liaison to help with grant applications and other priorities from her husband Mitch McConnell’s state of Kentucky, paving the way for grants totaling at least $78 million ...
19:00, 06/10/2019

Aziz Ansari Says All the Right Things—But Implicates Everyone—in His Netflix Comeback Special The first clue that Aziz Ansari: Right Now is going to be more somber than the typical stand-up special is the song that opens (and closes) it: “Pale Blue Eyes” by the Velvet Underground. One of the saddest, prettiest compositions in the ...
01:51, 07/10/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 6 at 8:15PM EDT by NWS Charleston WV At 814 PM EDT, thunderstorms were located near Webbville, or near Grayson Lake State Park, moving west at 15 mph. Locations impacted include… Louisa, Grayson Lake State Park, Yatesville Lake State Park, Fort Gay, Webbville, Houckville, Fallsbur...
02:17, 06/07/2019

'Death Stranding' special edition comes with life-sized baby in a pod There have been plenty of over-the-top game bundles in recent years, but the one for Death Stranding might top them all in terms of sheer audacity. When the game arrives on November 8th, a Collector's Edition will include a life-size "bridge bab...
00:00, 05/30/2019

U.S.-U.K. ‘special relationship’ is in tatters after British ambassador, under fire, resigns President Trump saw an opportunity to embarrass the British government, already divided by Brexit, and used it to drive a wedge into another country....
03:51, 07/11/2019

Paul Manafort won’t get special treatment at Rikers Island, de Blasio says New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday said Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort will get no special treatment beyond basic security measures at Rikers Island....
10:17, 06/05/2019

Special education teacher gives student with autism award for ‘most annoying’ An Indiana fifth-grader, who has autism, was given a “most annoying male” award by his teacher during a ceremony attended by classmates and the school faculty, according to the boy’s father. Rick Castejon told The Times of Northwest...
20:00, 06/04/2019

After Expressway Mishap, Special Devices To Check Drivers From Dozing Off Alarmed over a spate of accidents on the expressways, the Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) is planning to deploy special devices in vehicles to prevent drivers from dozing......
16:51, 07/12/2019

ASAP Rocky Won’t Get Special Treatment, Swedish Prime Minister Says The rapper has been held in Sweden on an assault charge. President Trump, lobbied by celebrities, called the prime minister to try to get him released....
03:34, 07/21/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 4:46PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 445 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered near just north of metro Louisville and moving eastward at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. In addition, torrential rainfall with accumulations of 1...
23:17, 06/16/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 6:00PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 559 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Frankfort, moving south at 15 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Frankfort, Slickway, Capital City Airport, Harvieland, Wallace, Mckees ...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 4:48PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Expect 35 to 40 mph wind gusts from the west as a band of showers departs the Bluegrass region. These gusts will make driving briefly difficult on north-south roadways including Interstate 75. Loose objects may be blown around....
00:00, 06/25/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 28 at 5:05PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 504 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Cornelia to Haginsville to near Beech. Movement was northwest at 20 mph. Wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these storms. L...
23:34, 06/28/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 10:00PM EDT by NWS Charleston WV At 959 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Greenbo Lake, or 11 miles north of Grayson, moving east at 25 mph. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roa...
04:51, 06/20/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 10:29PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1029 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles east of Lancaster to Woodstock. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted inclu...
04:51, 06/20/2019

Bills seek special consent for pelvic exams under anesthesia Lawmakers in several states want to make sure women needing surgery have a chance to say no to a medical student examining them while they’re under anesthesia. Bills introduced in roughly a dozen states this year would require that women underg...
16:34, 05/12/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 10:31PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 1031 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Bent to near Jamestown. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… S...
04:51, 06/20/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 9:12PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 912 PM EDT/812 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles southwest of Lebanon to near Campbellsville to 9 miles southeast of Edmonton. Movement was east at 40 mph. Winds between 40 to 50 mph ar...
03:51, 06/20/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 9:39PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 939 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 10 miles southeast of Springfield, moving east at 25 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Danville, Junction City, Brumfield...
03:51, 06/20/2019

Trump administration denies special help to Venezuelans seeking asylum Despite clarion calls for Venezuelan ‘freedom’ the US has resisted offering Temporary Protected Status to those fearing persecutionAs Venezuela slumps further into crisis, White House officials from Donald Trump down have made repeated expressions of...
15:17, 05/05/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 9:49PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 949 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Cynthiana, moving northeast at 30 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Cynthiana, Carlisle, Millersburg, Oddville, Ellisville, Pleasant Vall...
03:51, 06/20/2019

Trump says Special Counsel Mueller should not testify on Russia probe U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller should not testify in Congress about the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, after saying on Friday it was up to the Justice Departm...
23:51, 05/05/2019

Epic Games will receive a BAFTA Special Award next month Epic Games will add another award to its trophy cabinet next month, when it picks up a BAFTA Special Award for its contribution to game development. Not only has the company created several hits of its own, including the all-conquering Fortnite, but....
22:17, 05/14/2019

The Surprising and Special Meanings Behind All of the Royal Family Members' Names A royal by any other name would appear as non-traditional. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle introduced the world to the newest member of the royal family on Wednesday, after welcoming baby......
14:17, 05/12/2019

| Brumbies capable of 'special things' despite gruelling road trip Brumbies coach Dan McKellar says his tight-knit team are capable of "special things" as they ready for one of world sport's most gruelling road trips....
11:00, 06/23/2019

Saudi Arabia launches special residency scheme for expats Saudi Arabia launched on Sunday their new special residency scheme similar to green card systems applicable in other countries, aimed at attracting wealthy and high-skilled expats....
14:51, 06/23/2019

Assisted Living Residents Get Special Visitor From Newport Aquarium SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A group of senior citizens in Georgetown received a special visitor from the Newport Aquarium Thursday. The residents at Hometown Manor Assisted Living waited months for the experience to meet Blueberry the Penguin. ...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 5:59PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 558 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Ice Cliff, or 11 miles southeast of Manchester, moving south at 15 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Loyall, Wallins ...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 30 at 5:58PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 556 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms from near Danville to near Snider. Movement was southeast at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 45 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Danville, Stanford, Lancaster, Juncti...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Tina Fey Announces Netflix Interactive Special for Kimmy Schmidt Netflix is bringing back its Tina Fey-created original series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for an interactive special in 2020, Fey announced Wednesday in New York City....
10:00, 05/09/2019

Special prosecutor requested in South Bend police shooting SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A prosecutor in South Bend, Indiana, is requesting a special prosecutor to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer that has roiled the campaign of mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Pet...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 21 at 11:35PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Winds behind a departing area of storms will gust into the 30 to 40 mph range, with a few isolated higher gusts possible, tonight. Watch out for falling limbs and possibly even shallow rooted trees that are in saturated ground or that were weakened b...
06:17, 06/22/2019

| Four hostages freed in Burkina Faso by French special forces French special forces have freed two French hostages, an American and a South Korean in northern Burkina Faso in an overnight military raid in which two soldiers died, authorities say....
18:51, 05/10/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 3:01PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 301 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Cottage Furnace, or near Irvine, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Stanton, Nada, Bowen, Hardwick, Rosslyn, Cott...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Netflix is bringing Kimmy Schmidt back for an interactive special It’s been four months since we said goodbye to the irrepressible, unflappable, and unrepentantly Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, with Kimmy, Titus, and the rest of their very weird family bidding fans a fairy tale farewell back in January. That, coinciden...
07:17, 05/09/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 5:25PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 525 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Buck to Leatherwood. Movement was northeast at 45 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Pikeville,...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Italy deploys special powers on Fastweb-Samsung 5G project The Italian government will exercise its so-called "golden powers" over a project led by Swisscom's Fastweb and South Korea's Samsung Electronics to deploy fifth-generation networks, it said late on Wednesday....
15:17, 06/27/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 19 at 6:05AM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH Areas of dense fog will continue this morning with visibility dropping below 1/4 mile in spots during the peak of the morning commute. Be prepared for rapidly changing visibilities especially in river valleys and other low lying areas. Conditions are...
12:34, 06/19/2019

The case for a special Democratic climate debate | Kate Aronoff Housing, immigration, health – there’s no policy area that won’t be touched by the climate crisis. The Democratic candidates should embrace the challengeTwenty candidates – ten candidates per night – will take the stage during this week’s two-part De...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Rob Zombie's 3 From Hell is coming to theaters for a special 3-night event We just got a trailer for Rob Zombie’s House Of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects sequel 3 From Hell early last month, and now Lionsgate has announced that it’s working with Saban Films and Fathom Events for a release strategy that seems appropria...
01:00, 07/02/2019

House Tour: How Color Can Make a Routine Condo Special A young novelist wanted to infuse his grimly ‘luxurious’ D.C. condo with color—and found a designer who wholeheartedly agreed. Steal their strategies....
21:34, 07/02/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 17 at 1:23PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 122 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Ice Cliff, or 12 miles southeast of Manchester, moving northeast at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Ice Cliff, Creekville, Botto, ...
19:51, 06/17/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:31PM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH At 531 PM EDT, radar indicated a strong thunderstorm 7 miles southwest of Williamstown, moving east at 35 mph. STORM HAZARDS INCLUDE… Winds to 50 mph… Penny size hail… Very heavy rain… Locations impacted include… William...
00:00, 06/17/2019

The New Porsche 911 Will Get a Series of Special Editions With Classic Design Touches The new 992 Porsche 911 will get a series of Heritage Design Packages that pick and choose various style flourishes from 911s of time passed in a series of special editions. And because it wouldn’t be a real special edition without its own watch, th...
03:17, 06/26/2019

Anthem's Latest Update Removes Special Loot Chests Today’s Anthem update has removed special Elysian chests from the game just over a month after they were added. This comes on the heels of several delayed updates, leaving the game’s remaining players bewildered and frustrated....
00:00, 05/08/2019

Dover winner Martin Truex Jr. has special bond with speedway Martin Truex Jr., who spent his formative years at Dover International Speedway, had to start from the back after failing prerace inspection.        ...
06:00, 05/07/2019

Virginia Dems tout gun restrictions ahead of special session RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats in Virginia are trying to make the public case for greater gun restrictions ahead of a special legislative session on guns next month following a deadly mass shooting. U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, Secretary of Public Safety and...
19:51, 06/17/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:51PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 550 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered near Paris, moving northeast at 30 mph. Expect winds in excess of 40 mph along with hail up to a half inch in diameter. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause localized...
00:00, 06/17/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:18PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 518 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered 9 miles east of Shelbyville, moving east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Georgetown, Frankfort, Midway, Stamping...
00:00, 06/17/2019

Realme X Spider-Man: Far From Home Special Edition Coming on July 9 Realme X Spider-Man: Far From Home Edition price in China has been set at CNY 1,799 (roughly Rs. 18,100) for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB storage configuration....
08:00, 06/28/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:55PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 553 PM EDT, clusters of thunderstorms were moving eastward into the Lexington metro area at 30 mph. These storms will be capable of producing wind gusts in excess of 40 mph along with hail up to a half inch in diameter. Torrential rainfall is al...
00:00, 06/17/2019

Special teams at U.S. universities try to identify students at risk of violence Last week's shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte that killed two students and wounded four was just the kind of tragedy a team of officials at the school was trying to prevent....
12:17, 05/06/2019

Adults who played ‘Pokemon’ on Gameboy have special ‘regions’ in brains Adults who played Pokémon as kids have specialized “Pokémon regions” in their brains that respond more to the digital characters compared to people who have never played the game, a new study revealed. University of Pennsylvania doctoral student Mich...
22:17, 05/07/2019

CBOE Holdings Declares Special Cash Dividend Of $0.75 Per Share CHICAGO, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend of $0.75 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on December 28, 2012 to stockholde...
15:51, 05/02/2019

Koepka shows he is human after all with mediocre final round Brooks Koepka showed he is fallible after all, four straight bogeys to start the final round costing the American any chance of winning the British Open on Sunday....
05:00, 07/22/2019

Indianapolis police: Suitcase found containing human remains INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Police say a suitcase containing human remains has been found near a creek in Indianapolis. Department spokeswoman Officer Genae Cook tells The Indianapolis Star that several people were walking along Bean Creek on the city’...
17:51, 05/28/2019

Private banking: Wealthtech 2.0 – when human meets robot If there was ever a risk of client advisers being replaced by robots, that danger has now passed. Today both robo-advisers and large wealth managers see the importance of having humans and technology work together....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Suitcase with human remains retrieved from Cypriot lake A diver has retrieved from the bottom of a man-made lake a suitcase that police officials in Cyprus say contains the decomposing remains of a woman, believed to be one of the victims of a military officer who has confessed to killing seven foreign wo...
20:17, 04/28/2019

Bruce Parry: ‘Human beings have really big problems ahead’ The adventurer and explorer has been to the Amazon and the Arctic. Now he’s setting up a project in Wales as a personal response to the climate crisisEventually, even the most intrepid adventurer has to come home. In the past 20 years Bruce Parry has...
16:51, 07/14/2019

Climate change could end human civilization by 2050: report A harrowing new climate change report warns we may be on the way to extinction, claiming there is a "high likelihood" human civilization will come to an end by 2050 unless action is taken on greenhouse gas emissions....
01:17, 06/04/2019

Human waste and abandoned tents pile up on Everest Mount Everest's popularity this season has left the Nepalese government with a huge amount of rubbish to clean up, including human waste, campaigners say....
18:00, 06/24/2019

37 countries rally around China at top UN human rights body More than three dozen countries have defended China’s “remarkable achievements” in human rights, challenging Western countries that have raised concerns about Beijing’s treatment of Uighur Muslims...
21:00, 07/12/2019

This "Human Cheese" Is Made From Celebrity Armpit Bacteria A new exhibit at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London features five cheeses have been made with bacteria harvested from the skin of some well-known personalities....
11:51, 06/24/2019

'It’s like we’re not even human': the reality of being a trans black woman in America A spate of murders in Texas has triggered old traumas and the harsh reminder of just how dangerous being trans black woman isLeShay Weeks almost didn’t make it to the party. For 18 years, she has managed to avoid the south Dallas intersection where h...
16:51, 06/27/2019

State prosecutors struggle with human trafficking cases BOSTON (AP) — Laws cracking down on human trafficking are on the books in all 50 states, but convictions are notoriously elusive, and state prosecutors haven’t come close to matching the success their federal counterparts have had in winning ca...
19:17, 05/26/2019

The Morning After: The human ears that listen in via Google Assistant Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to Friday! Some Google employees are apparently listening to a small percentage of your Assistant queries, there's a new full-frame camera that's just very small and it's time to get excit...
16:34, 07/12/2019

Ottawa announces $11.7M in funding for Journalists for Human Rights The funding, which was announced by International Development Minister Maryam Monsef on Friday, will go towards the expansion of a project called 'Canada World: Voice for Women and Girls.'...
22:34, 05/03/2019

Labour to be probed by human rights watchdog over antisemitism An investigation into whether the Labour Party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish" has been launched by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)....
18:00, 05/28/2019

This robot learns its two-handed moves from human dexterity If robots are really to help us out around the house or care for our injured and elderly, they’re going to want two hands… at least. But using two hands is harder than we make it look — so this robotic control system learns from humans be...
21:34, 05/29/2019

How surveillance capitalism is changing human nature forever Firms that turn behaviour into saleable data are reshaping society – and us, says Shoshana Zuboff as she discusses her book, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Zoroark Can Trick People With Illusions And Turn Into A Human Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Zoroark!...
18:34, 05/04/2019

‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur saysThe world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape heat and hunger caused by the escalating climate crisis while the rest o...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Two-million-year-old toothache may have killed an early human A new analysis of a rare hominin specimen has revealed what may be the earliest known dental abscess – a painful mass of pus growing inside the jaw – in the Homo genus...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Miniature brains grown in the lab have human-like neural activity Neurons in lab-grown ‘mini brains’ can be coaxed into communicating with each other, which might help in disease research – while also raising ethical questions...
17:34, 06/27/2019

DeepMind AI uses teamwork to defeat human 'Quake III' players After developing an AI system that can beat Go and chess, Google-owned DeepMind started tackling a different class of games: multiplayer ones, which usually require teamwork. In a paper published by Science, a group of DeepMind researchers have detai...
12:34, 05/31/2019

90 percent of data breaches are caused by human error A new report from Kaspersky Lab has revealed that security incidents in public cloud infrastructure are more likely to occur as a result of a customer's employees rather than by actions carried out by cloud providers.The cybersecurity firm'...
22:00, 05/08/2019

How Earth's changing ecosystems may have driven human evolution The most detailed ever look at Earth's prehistoric climate suggests many habitats changed in the past 800,000 years – and this may be why we evolved big brains...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Exclusive: Controversial skeleton may be a new species of early human A skeleton found decades ago in South Africa may be a new species of Australopithecus, and could help reveal when our ancestors evolved to walk on two feet...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Modern Humans Interbred With At Least Five Archaic Human Groups Genetic analysis has revealed that the ancestors of modern humans interbred with at least five different archaic human groups as they moved out of Africa and across Eurasia. ...
09:17, 07/18/2019

Human rights commission condemns Brazilian governor The head of the human rights commission of Rio de Janeiro's legislative assembly is blaming state Gov. Wilson Witzel for a surge in police killings, which totaled a record 434 in the first three months of the year....
05:34, 05/09/2019

YouPorn introduces a virtual human brand ambassador YouPorn likes to push the edge with technology. So the porn company is announcing today it has created a virtual ambassador, a computer-animated woman named Jedy Vales. The virtual character is the latest in a series of digital humans, where companie...
16:34, 05/07/2019

Eritrea in the UN Human Rights Council: Fox guarding the henhouse The UN Human Rights Council regularly accuses Eritrea of large-scale human rights abuses. Yet the regime in Asmara was accepted as a member and now even chairs the world's top human rights body....
00:00, 06/28/2019

Early human ancestors were breastfed for the first year of life New analysis of ancient hominin teeth suggests Australopithecus africanus, one of the earliest human ancestors, breastfed their children for the first year of life....
21:34, 07/15/2019

Several Arrested In Derby Weekend Human Trafficking Sting Akula, left; Johnson, center; and James, right. **Photo: WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Several people are in custody after a LMPD string surrounding the Kentucky Derby. Police say four men were arrested on human trafficking charges. Those ...
15:17, 05/07/2019

EU sued by human rights lawyers over migrant deaths A group of lawyers are asking the ICC to investigate the European Union for crimes against humanity, arguing that the bloc's policies are responsible for thousands of migrant deaths in the Mediterranean....
13:51, 06/03/2019

This human-sized jellyfish is both really cool and kinda scary The world’s oceans are filled with all manner of jaw-dropping creatures, but you have to be in the right place at the right time to actually catch a glimpse of them. For wildlife biologist Lizzie Daly, the right place was in the water off the s...
06:01, 07/17/2019

Self-Driving Cars Have a Problem: Safer Human-Driven Ones The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching....
03:17, 06/16/2019

2 Human Traffickers Arrested In Assam, 3 Girls Rescued Two human traffickers, including a woman, were arrested from the Guwahati railway station and three minor girls rescued, as part of a special drive, officials said on Tuesday....
20:51, 05/21/2019

| Semenya accuses IAAF of treating her like 'human guinea pig' South Africa's double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya has accused world athletics' governing body the IAAF of treating her like "human guinea pig"....
16:34, 06/18/2019

UN human rights chief makes first visit to Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is visiting Venezuela amid heightened international pressure on President Nicolás Maduro. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet is expected to arrive We...
21:51, 06/19/2019

Eco-friendly ending: Washington state is first to allow human composting Legislation would let facilities offer ‘natural organic reduction’ which turns a body into about two wheelbarrows’ worth of soilAshes to ashes, guts to dirt.Governor Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday making Washington the first state to approve c...
05:34, 05/22/2019

Carbon dioxide levels highest in human history Atmospheric levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide have hit a record high of more than 415 parts per million. The accelerated rise of man-made greenhouse gas emissions has scientists alarmed....
13:00, 05/14/2019

'The next era of human progress': what lies behind the global new cities epidemic? The urge to build cities from scratch is not new – but this time they are being conceived by private multinational corporations as gilt-edged tax-exempt gated communitiesAt 8.30 every morning, an announcement is piped though a speaker in the ceiling ...
07:51, 07/08/2019

Hungary: Human traffickers get life sentences for 71 deaths BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A Hungarian court has extended the prison sentences of four human traffickers convicted last year for their roles in a 2015 in which 71 migrants suffocated in the back of a refrigerated truck found on a highway in Austria. Ac...
12:17, 06/20/2019

Pompeo unveils 2019 human trafficking report Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unveiled an annual report on human trafficking Thursday and pledged to "send the strongest message possible to traffickers that we will not tolerate their despicable and criminal acts." (June 20)    ...
20:17, 06/20/2019

I Am Mother envisions a dark future world where AI is almost human A young girl is raised underground by a robot mother (Rose Byrne) following an extinction event on Earth in I Am Mother. A humanoid sentient robot raises a young woman from an embryo in an underground bunker, after an unspecified cataclysmic event ...
18:51, 06/13/2019

Google’s Translatotron is an end-to-end model that mimics human voices Google AI today introduced Translatotron, an end-to-end speech-to-speech model capable of retaining the sound of the voice that's being translated.Read More...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Hospital staff on front lines of war on human trafficking WILMINGTON, Del.– Dawn Culp has been an emergency room nurse at Bayhealth for more than 25 years but says she never had enough resources to focus on human trafficking — until now. Throughout the hospital’s hallways are small stickers and ...
01:34, 05/18/2019

Russia will respond to U.S. human rights sanctions: embassy The Russian Embassy in Washington said on Thursday that U.S. sanctions against a Chechen group and five individuals, including at least three Russians, for alleged human rights violations will be met with "reciprocal measures."...
05:17, 05/17/2019

Catch-22 Is "Harrowing, Heartbreaking, Human, and Hilarious" According to the Cast In the mood for a bit of a weird laugh this weekend? Hulu just launched Catch-22, its miniseries adaptation of the classic satirical novel by Joseph Heller. George Clooney is an executive......
06:17, 05/18/2019

Human bones reportedly found in bag at NJ snack stand A bag of what appears to be human bones was found at a New Jersey snack stand that overlooks the Hudson River, a report said Monday. Employees at the State Line Lookout cafe in Alpine found the bag of bones hanging on a door when they arrived for wor...
06:00, 07/02/2019

Bag of bones found at NJ snack stand confirmed to be human The bag of bones found at a New Jersey snack stand overlooking the Hudson River were confirmed as human remains on Wednesday, according to a report. Employees at the State Line Lookout cafe in Alpine found the body parts hanging on a door when they a...
07:17, 07/04/2019

Mexico to target human smugglers in immigration crackdown Mexico’s government is highlighting the weekend “rescue” of nearly 800 migrants packed into semi-trailers, calling the operation a message that authorities are getting serious about combatting human smuggling...
18:51, 06/17/2019

Mexico to target human traffickers in immigration crackdown Mexico's foreign affairs secretary says the government will not tolerate human trafficking and provided new details of the weekend "rescue" of nearly 800 migrants packed into semi-trailers....
19:34, 06/17/2019

Fla. governor signs bill allowing AVs with no human operator Under the new Florida law, which takes effect July 1, a fully autonomous vehicle meeting all insurance requirements may operate without a human occupant or operator....
06:51, 06/14/2019

Four human traffickers jailed for life over death of 71 migrants Four human traffickers have been sentenced to life in prison by a Hungarian court for the deaths of 71 migrants found inside an abandoned truck in Austria, Reuters reported Thursday....
01:34, 06/21/2019

Disease that can be transferred from dog to human confirmed in Iowa, officials say The zoonotic disease, known as "canine Brucellosis," is spread through reproductive fluids. Instances were found at a small-dog breeding facility.        ...
22:34, 05/12/2019

How to Protest Human Rights Abuses at U.S. Detention Centers Many of us are feeling some combination of despair, outrage, and shock at reports of the conditions at the U.S. southern border. It’s devastating to learn that our government is separating children from their families, cramming people into overcrowde...
21:17, 06/21/2019

Lance Armstrong As A Bunny-Human Hybrid Is Creepy Hello! Today we meet drink some semen, sacrifice a pizza, learn about the future of Gears of War, talk about Farmville (?) and meet the animal version of Lance Armstrong. It’s Morning Checkpoint!...
22:51, 06/29/2019

At last, US dream of resuming human space launches are within reach For nearly a decade the US has relied on Russia to get its astronauts into space. With the test of SpaceX's crew capsule, it looks set to bring launches home again soon...
21:51, 04/28/2019

Philippines slam UN human rights probe of drug war The United Nations Human Rights Council has voted to investigate the thousands of killings in the Philippines tied to President Rodrigo Duterte's ongoing war on drugs, a move which the country's foreign minister quickly denounced as unjust....
04:34, 07/12/2019

Maduro criticizes UN human rights report in letter Embattled Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has written a letter to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, to reject the content of a report in which Bachelet highlighted "patterns of violations of all human right...
05:34, 07/13/2019

Venezuela allows UN human rights chief Bachelet to set up office The UN human rights chief plans to set up an office in Venezuela to monitor the ongoing humanitarian crisis there. Michelle Bachelet said the dire situation must not be allowed to "deteriorate any further."...
17:51, 06/22/2019

I'm Human Rights Lawyer Becca Heller, and This Is How I Work As co-founder and executive director of the International Refugee Assistance Project, Becca Heller provides legal assistance to refugees trying to emigrate to the United States. Her organization directly fought the Trump administration’s travel ban w...
23:17, 06/05/2019

UN human rights chief appeals for dialogue in Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official urged Venezuela’s government and opposition Friday to put aside deep political differences and commit to dialogue aimed at ending a humanitarian crisis showing no sig...
06:17, 06/22/2019

Three tons of trash and human bodies carried off Everest Volunteers have removed three tonnes from the world's highest mountain as part of a clean up operation to remove trash that has accumulated at altitude....
00:51, 05/03/2019

Amazon developing device that reads human emotion Amazon is reportedly developing a voice-activated wearable device that can recognize human emotions. The gadget, meant to be worn on a person’s wrist, is reportedly a health and wellness product developed via a collaboration between Lab126 R...
22:00, 05/23/2019

Officers, Special Forces' Soldiers Warned Of Honey Trap Bid On Instagram The army intelligence on Monday issued an advisory to its personnel against a suspected enemy spy believed to be targeting officers and Special Forces' soldiers on social media, news agency ANI......
01:51, 06/25/2019

Lake Bell on the secret to the Big Mac’s special sauce and being mistaken for Amanda Peet Actor, writer, director: Lake Bell has been at this long enough now that there’s only a vanishingly small chance you haven’t seen something she’s been involved with. From supporting turns in mainstream hits like It’s Complicated to roles in beloved c...
16:00, 06/07/2019

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller to testify before House panels on July 17: statement U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who issued a report in April on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, will testify in open session before the House of Representatives Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on July 17, the panels' De...
05:00, 06/26/2019

Mahindra Thar 700 Special Edition Model Launched; Priced At Rs. 9.99 Lakh Mahindra has officially launched the new limited-edition model of the off-road SUV. Christened the Mahindra Thar 700, the company will be making only 700 examples of the SUV, which will also be the......
18:17, 06/17/2019

Aziz Ansari’s Netflix special: #metoo allegations and Spike Jonze Directed by Spike Jonze, the comic leads with the accusations made against him last year, introducing a more contrite Ansari 2.0Yeah, he leads with it. Important to note that in the canon of blockbuster standup comedians accused of sexual impropriety...
12:17, 07/20/2019

Giants’ special teams eying dynamic boost from Jabrill Peppers Leading into the start of training camp (rookies report July 22, veterans July 24) The Post will provide Giants fans with a position-by-position look at the roster. Taking everything into consideration, the Giants graded out as the best special teams...
00:51, 07/12/2019

Yankees’ top draft pick Anthony Volpe receives a special call TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone placed a call to Anthony Volpe on Monday night after the high school shortstop was taken by the Yankees in the first round of the MLB draft. “You could tell he was excited, you could hear the people in the background,’’ ...
11:51, 06/05/2019

Jussie Smollett seeks to derail special prosecutor who might refile charges against him Smollet is trying to stop appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate him again, along with the state's attorney's handling of his case.        ...
16:34, 07/20/2019

Anatomical anomaly: Trump claims the kidney 'has a special place in the heart’ President makes remarks as he announces a government plan to tackle kidney diseaseDonald Trump surprised the medical community on Wednesday afternoon, when he claimed “the kidney has a very special place in the heart”.Speaking as he announced a gover...
01:34, 07/11/2019

PM Modi Explains Maharashtra Town's "Special Link" With Ashadhi Ekadashi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today shared a video on the ongoing 21-day long Ashadhi Ekadashi Wari (pilgrimage) in Maharashtra's Pandharpur.The Pandharpur Wari is one ofthe most religious pilgrimages......
07:17, 07/12/2019

Hong Kong protests signal alarm special freedoms fading HONG KONG (AP) — China promised that for 50 years after Britain gave up control of its last colony in 1997, this shimmering financial enclave would get to keep freedoms absent in the communist-ruled mainland that many here don’t want to live wi...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Diabetes Diet: This Low-Carb Special Roti May Help Regulate Blood Sugar Bajra has low carbohydrates content and is a rich source of proteins and fibre. It has a low glycaemic index, which works wonders to manage diabetes....
15:34, 07/10/2019

Galaxy Note 10 tipped to feature a special camera lens for 3D imagery Samsung will unveil the Galaxy Note 10 on August 7th, although we already know most of its secrets. Like the fact that it’ll come in two sizes, each one featuring a triple-lens camera array on the back — the bigger Note is tipped to get a...
16:34, 07/05/2019

UN Security Council offers Yemen Special Envoy ‘their full support’ Security Council members issued a statement on Monday offering “their full support” to the UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, after he had reportedly come in for criticism by the Government....
04:17, 06/12/2019

Jussie Smollett case to be reviewed by special prosecutor, Illinois judge says Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx's handling of the controversial Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime case -- including the contentious decision to suddenly drop all charges against him -- will be examined by a special prosecutor, an Illinois judge ...
04:34, 06/22/2019

A lonely swan that lost her mate several years ago got a special delivery on Thursday (WESH) A lonely swan that lost her mate several years ago got a special delivery on Thursday. Queenie is a 5-year-old black-necked swan in Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, Florida. Her mate died when someone fed him popcorn. On Thursday, two black...
08:51, 06/01/2019

Blake Shelton Gets a Special Kiss on His Birthday and Gwen Stefani Approves It appears Blake Shelton's birthday has been nothing but a piece of cake! On Tuesday, The Voice judge and "God's Country" singer celebrated his 43rd birthday with his......
11:34, 06/19/2019

Gary Sanchez picks critical time for ‘special’ defensive play Perhaps Eduardo Nunez was just taking an extra second to daydream about his days in pinstripes. Gary Sanchez quickly snapped him back to reality. In a critical moment — the Red Sox had two on and two out with Andrew Benintendi at the plate in the fif...
12:00, 06/01/2019

Judge orders special prosecutor to re-investigate the Jussie Smollett case Just when you thought it was safe to go back out on the internet without having to think about the Jussie Smollett legal-nonsense clusterfuck ever again: A Chicago-area judge has just decided that, nope, this is what we’re doing with our brains today...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Judge orders special prosecutor to examine Jussie Smollett probe On Friday, a judge suggested Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx mishandled the case by appointing a top aide to handle it after she recused herself....
21:17, 06/21/2019

In North Carolina special, national questions intrude on local issues WADESBORO, North Carolina — By the end of the summer, towns such as this will be flooded with national reporters covering the special election for the 9th Congressional District....
19:34, 07/06/2019

Before The Blair Witch Project hit theaters, a TV special reinforced its ingenious deception Schlock-doc cable television reached its highest (or maybe lowest) point in the late ’90s. During that era, random channel-surfing could almost always turn up a grimy true-crime exposé, history of American UFO sightings, or countdown of the most haun...
17:17, 07/09/2019

The US-UK 'special relationship' isn't broken – it's just entering a new, more dangerous phase | Michael H Fuchs Reckless rightwing incompetents have taken over both the US and UK governments – and we all have to live the consequencesThe dumpster fires of US and UK politics have converged, and the special relationship is going up in flames.The resignation of Ki...
21:00, 07/11/2019

Dogs evolved a special muscle that lets them make puppy dog eyes It’s their “puppy dog eyes” that really help dogs melt our hearts – now we know they are created by a facial muscle that is lacking in the closely related wolf...
05:00, 06/18/2019

Jack in the Box will serve 'Tiny Tacos' that come in boxes with special dipping sauces Jack in the Box Jack in the Box's famous tacos are now available in bite-size form. The new "Tiny Tacos" are being tested in Dallas and Austin, Texas, and Fresno, California. At the Texas locations a box of 25 tacos costs $5, while the Fresno shops ...
03:34, 07/04/2019

The Mueller conundrum facing House Democrats: What to do with a reluctant special counsel? Democratic lawmakers say special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has a duty to testify in public — but there is not consensus about how far to go in pursuing his testimony....
17:51, 06/01/2019

Mueller's Russia investigation should mark end of 'special' probes, Alan Dershowitz says The conclusion of Robert Mueller's Russia investigation should mark the end of special counsel- or special prosecutor-led probes, Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said Thursday....
06:00, 05/31/2019

Hurricane Harbor Phoenix offering special deal for Tucson residents TUCSON – With the 90-degree heat starting to melt its way to the Old Pueblo, Six Flags is offering a special promotion to help Tucsonans to stay cool this summer. After kicking off its opening weekend in March, Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoeni...
05:00, 05/09/2019

'Not an option' to charge president with crime, says special counsel Robert Mueller US special counsel Mueller has said his office did not determine whether President Trump committed a crime. Mueller did say there had been a systematic attempt to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election....
19:34, 05/29/2019

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Is Coming Back With an Interactive Special on Netflix She's alive, dammit! Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is returning to Netflix with an all-new interactive special, Tina Fey announced during an FYSEE panel for the series, which debuted its......
06:17, 05/09/2019

Cyclone Fani: Special Train For Tourists In Odisha After Trains Cancelled As cyclone storm "Fani" inches closer towards mainland, evacuation has begun in full swing. Indian Railways have today announced a special train to aid evacuation of standard tourists from Puri to......
09:51, 05/02/2019

Venezuela jail inmates killed in clash with police special forces Venezuela's special police forces (FAES) killed 29 inmates in what the authorities described as a failed escape attempt from a detention center. Activists reject the official version of events....
02:00, 05/25/2019

Voters in Pennsylvania’s 12th District head to the polls in special election Republican state Rep. Fred Keller is favored to best Penn State professor Marc Friedenberg (D) in the heavily Republican district, to which President Trump paid a visit Monday night....
18:00, 05/21/2019

IRCTC Special Northern Railway Trains: Routes, Timings, Details Here IRCTC: Indian Railways' northern division Northern Railwayhas started special trains to clear rush during the summer season, Northern Railwaysaid in a notification...
18:17, 05/09/2019

4 Terrorists Including ISIS Member Killed By Afghan Special Forces At least four terrorists, including a local ISIS member, were killed in an operation carried out by Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar province, local media reported on Saturday....
09:34, 05/26/2019

Trump honors 'very special' World Series champion Red Sox at White House President Trump paid tribute to the Boston Red Sox Thursday at a White House ceremony honoring the club's 2018 World Series championship, describing them as an "unstoppable" team who had won a "spectacular victory."...
03:34, 05/10/2019

Cyclone Fani: 223 Trains Cancelled, Special Service For Stranded Tourists As many as 223 trains along the Odisha coastline in the Kolkata-Chennai route have been cancelled in view of Cyclone Fani which is likely to hit the eastern state by May 3, Railways said Thursday....
03:34, 05/03/2019

Major General AK Dhingra Appointed 1st Armed Forces Special Ops Commander The Armed Forces Special Operations Division has been set up by the government to undertake joint operations by three services and will have elements from the Army, Navy and the Air Force....
16:00, 05/15/2019

The U.S. Navy’s Next Submarines Will Be Drone-Carrying Super Special Forces Boats The Navy’s next tranche of attack submarines will control unmanned undersea vehicles and deploy SEAL commandos, according to U.S. Naval Institute News. The shift reflects the Navy’s broad shift towards big power warfare - think a low-grade war with C...
06:00, 05/18/2019

‘SOTC’: As Special Session Looms, ‘Quasi-State’ Agencies In Spotlight (LEX 18) — On “State of the Commonwealth” this week LEX 18 looked at the pension crisis and the possibility that Gov. Matt Bevin might call another special session to address it. The plan would be to deal with one subset: the agenci...
17:34, 05/12/2019

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – what we learned from the Vanity Fair special JJ Abrams and co have hinted the finale will involve less CGI, more new characters … and screen time for Carrie FisherIn just under seven months’ time, a saga spanning nine films, three generations and 42 years will finally be over, bringing the epic...
20:34, 05/23/2019

Wiggins: Froome's 'amazing' 2018 attack showed why Giro is special "Bradley Wiggins says the 2018 Giro-winning attack by Chris Froome shows why the race is so special. Watch every stage of the 2019 Giro on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
02:00, 05/09/2019

Special ed teacher suing California union in case that could cost labor big A California educator is battling a state teachers' union over his problems leaving the organization, in what his attorneys say could be a precedent-setting legal case that ultimately forces labor unions across the country to reimburse billions in ba...
23:51, 05/07/2019

'The last thing you want is 535 special counsels': Graham defends advice to Trump Jr. over subpoena "What you see happening is Congressional committees are now beginning to take the place of prosecutors, and that's dangerous for us all," Graham told host Sean Hannity....
05:51, 05/16/2019

The National Stock Exchange Appoints William Karsh as Special Advisor CHICAGO, IL, June 12, 2012 - National Stock Exchange, Inc. (NSX), wholly-owned by the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX), announced today the appointment of William Karsh as Special Advisor....
15:51, 05/02/2019

Special air quality statements issued in Edmonton, much of Alberta due to wildfire smoke Environment Canada issued special air quality statements from the Edmonton region all to the northern tip of the province due to smoke from the wildfires....
15:51, 05/30/2019

Alicia Keys Dishes on Her Special--and Totally Sweet--Mother's Day Plans For Mother's Day, Alicia Keys is packing her bags. The Grammy-winning star has some big plans in store for the upcoming holiday--featuring a very important guest. "I'm......
20:34, 05/03/2019

Fuck church: Keanu Reeves has a very special message for those who fear death What happens when we die? It’s a question that’s plagued humanity since the dawn of time (I assume). Do we go to some fluffy cloud sparkle palace filled with winged things that look like us, only hotter? Perhaps we are reincarnated as slimy little in...
17:51, 05/15/2019

UN decolonization successes can ‘inspire us today,’ UN chief tells Special Committee Since the early 1960s, the United Nations decolonization committee has “accompanied many territories in their journey”, Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday, opening the body’s 2019 session....
22:00, 04/28/2019

Watch: Kohli, De Villiers' Special Message Ahead Of RCB's Final Match RCB, who have failed to qualify for the playoffs, will play their final IPL 2019 game when they host SRH at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday night....
08:00, 05/04/2019

In and Out of Character, Robert Mueller Makes His Lone Appearance as Special Counsel Mr. Mueller’s decision to speak publicly for the first time as special counsel surprised observers and former colleagues, even as he stuck to plain remarks....
03:51, 05/30/2019

T-Mobile says it will match the special discounts making you reluctant to leave its rivals People willing to switch to a T-Mobile plan called Magenta can have T-Mobile match or beat corporate, senior, military or other rival discounts        ...
16:34, 05/23/2019

Jussie Smollett Wants No Part of New Chicago Court Hearing About a Special Prosecutor Jussie Smollett has gone West, young fans, and he has no intention of returning to Chicago for a new court hearing about whether a special prosecutor should be appointed to review how criminal charges against him were dismissed....
14:34, 05/02/2019

Tennessee man arrested after police say human torso found in car: report A severed human torso was reportedly found in a Tennessee man's crashed car after an attempted traffic stop on Sunday. Now Dorrae Debrice Johnson of Knoxville faces several charges including vehicular homicide....
09:00, 06/18/2019

Human remains found behind newly purchased Massachusetts home A Massachusetts contractor preparing a newly purchased home for its owner’s move-in day next month has discovered a set of human remains in its backyard. ...
22:17, 06/18/2019

A dog found a big bone that turned out to be human. Police are seeking answers Seneca, South Carolina police searched this week for human remains after a homeowner's dog found a large bone that belonged to a human female.        ...
23:51, 06/21/2019

Human rights advocates fear Mexico's National Guard Mexico is being credited for helping to reduce Central American migration to the United States, but human rights advocates worry that the newly formed National Guard might be going too far....
21:51, 07/11/2019

Human leg, other body parts found in Coney Island: cops A human leg was found Thursday in Coney Island — and cops believe there’s even more remains stuck in a jetty next to the aquarium, according to police sources. “We think there may be more,” a source told The Post. “They can se...
05:00, 07/12/2019

Neuromorphic chip has the architecture similar to neurons of the human brain Neuromorphic hardware has been around for a while but is finally gaining traction and is beginning to be applied in exciting new ways.“It’s AI technology on a chip which uses pattern recognition technology and will be the next disruptiv...
17:00, 04/30/2019

UN human rights expert condemns attacks on Sudan protesters CAIRO (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert has condemned attacks on Sudanese protesters that left six killed, including an army officer, earlier this week, calling on the ruling military council to ensure the protection of peaceful demonstrators. Aristi...
18:17, 05/17/2019

Machine learning goes beyond theory to beat human poker champs How to deal with a breakdown in theoretical support in machine learning? Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Facebook describe winning many hands against the world’s top poker players by inventing smart search strategies to counter a lack of theoret...
00:00, 07/12/2019

Key European human rights body marks 70th birthday HELSINKI (AP) — Over 30 European foreign ministers have gathered in the Finnish capital to mark the 70th anniversary of the continent’s key human rights body, the Council of Europe. The festivities were dampened by Russia’s continued thre...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Nature conservation projects marred by human rights violations Arrests, torture, murder: Is there a link between environmental protection organization WWF and brutal action taken by park rangers in Africa against civilians? Payments by Germany and the EU are also being scrutinized....
20:34, 05/16/2019

Human Rights Notice To Health Ministry Over Muzaffarpur Deaths The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Monday sent notices to the Union Health Ministry and the government of Bihar over reports of increasing deaths of children due to encephalitis in......
19:00, 06/17/2019

Snail-inspired reversible superglue can hold weight of a human Scientists have demonstrated how the super strong product can hold the weight of an average male with only two postage stamp-sized squares of the substance....
18:17, 06/18/2019

Gene-edited pig organs being tested on monkeys in hopes of human use For George Church, the future is finally now. Back in 2017, the Harvard University geneticist predicted that a startup company he co-founded, eGenesis, would be using animal organs for human transplants within two years. “I was wrong,” Ch...
22:51, 06/12/2019

Seeing SpongeBob SquarePants Actors as Human Versions of Their Characters May Haunt You What happens when SpongeBob SquarePants comes to life? Well, the above picture happens. It's...a little jarring. The voice cast of the long-running animated series will play their......
19:17, 05/22/2019

Tesla's Navigate Is Worse Than Human Driving: Consumer Reports Car buyers have shown that they’re ready to embrace autonomous cars—but are automakers actually equipped to meet that demand? A new Consumer Reports article evaluating the viability of Tesla’s Autopilot software says that we’re... not quite there yet...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Threats to human rights rising in Poland, official warns WARSAW – Poland’s crisis over the rule of law also poses a growing threat to human rights in the European Union’s biggest ex-communist member, the country’s ombudsman for human rights said. Poland’s nationalist government is facing legal action...
20:00, 06/19/2019

Turning loved ones into soil? Washington becomes first state to allow human composting Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday to approve "natural organic reduction," or "human composting." The process turns bodies into soil in weeks.        ...
14:17, 05/22/2019

England's 'super-human' Stokes revels in ultimate vindication "Most players would have been broken by what happened at the end of the T20 World Cup final in 2016 but Ben Stokes, the bowler destroyed by West Indies\u0027 Carlos Brathwaite, is made of sterner stuff and three years on was England\u0027s one-day he...
03:34, 07/15/2019

The first human farmers continued to forage a wide diet from nature We used to think that our pre-historic switch to farming restricted our diets and deprived us of nutrition, but new evidence suggests this wasn’t the case...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Human-powered ferry makes a difference for tourists — and the captain Maik Slotta is a man you won't forget. He runs the only remaining manually operated ferry in the German state of Brandenburg, and there's no one to replace him, as DW's Hardy Graupner reports from the Spreewald region....
17:34, 06/12/2019

Google built an AI that detects lung cancer better than human doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains, and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our own creation could end badly, AI is proving itself to be an incredible tool for improving lives. The...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Italy frees Eritrean refugee mistaken for human trafficker An Eritrean carpenter residing in Sudan was arrested in 2016 as part of a joint British-Italian operation. Three years later, a court in Sicily said he isn't the human trafficking kingpin they wanted....
21:51, 07/12/2019

On World Bee day, human activity blamed for falling pollinator numbers If you think you’re busy, then spare a thought for the world’s bees; for they, along with other insects and animals, are responsible for pollinating more than 75 per cent of the planet’s favourite food crops....
18:34, 05/20/2019

Aerial photos show human impact on natural world Viewed from above, the Mediterranean's salt farms take the form of abstract paintings. Piles of crystallized salt, which divide the artificial ponds, appear like lines of white paint between blocks of saturated green, red, orange and pink -- colors c...
09:17, 05/20/2019