Trump's White House tackles America's most divisive question: Laurel or Yanny?

There's a simple explanation for why people perceive one thing so differently and science can explain it. " More: 'Laurel" or "yanny"? If you cut out the low frequencies with a High Pass Filter then "Laurel" becomes physically inaudible to hear,... More..

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Will the next Star Wars spin-off focus on Lando?
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Will the next Star Wars spin-off focus on Lando?

Glover's star power is on the increase as his single This Is America, released as Childish Gambino , arrived in the U.S. charts at number one. The beauty portrays interstellar criminal Val in director Ron...More..

Anwar freed from jail, declares 'new dawn' for Malaysia
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Anwar freed from jail, declares 'new dawn' for Malaysia

Wednesday's scenes made it clear that Anwar - who said he had received congratulatory calls from around the world including old friend and former United States vice president Al Gore - had lost little of his st...More..

Ahead of the game when it comes to sports betting
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Ahead of the game when it comes to sports betting

The court ruled May 14 on a New Jersey challenge to a 1992 outlawing sports betting in states other than those grandfathered in, most notably Nevada. Justice Samuel Alito wrote for the 6-3 majority that a fed...More..

Facebook goes after apps that access its users' data, suspends 200
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Facebook goes after apps that access its users' data, suspends 200

Facebook made a policy change in 2014 limiting access to user data but noted that some applications still had data obtained prior to the revision. The company says that it's canvased thousands of apps so far...More..

Multiple Deaths in Riau Police Station Attack
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Multiple Deaths in Riau Police Station Attack

Doddy said the police shot and killed both perpetrators. This week's bloody violence is putting pressure on lawmakers to pass a stalled security law that would give police more power to take pre-emptive actio...More..

Watch out for the kids: George, Charlotte in royal wedding
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Watch out for the kids: George, Charlotte in royal wedding

It was exposed by the Daily Mail two days ago. "She and Prince Harry ask again for understanding and respect to be extended to Mr Markle in this hard situation". In addition to a carriage procession, Princ...More..

1 person killed in explosion at California medical facility
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

1 person killed in explosion at California medical facility

Associated Press writer Michael Balsamo in Los Angeles contributed to this report. No children were injured, officials said. Officials reportedly said the person who died is a woman and was near to the source...More..

Sharif Dares Pakistan Army Over Mumbai Terror Attacks
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Sharif Dares Pakistan Army Over Mumbai Terror Attacks

It said that the bureau's press release was based on a media report which had referred to the World Bank's Migration and Remittance Fact Book Report 2016 alleging the sending of $4.9bn to India. After NSC meeti...More..

Germany slam Ozil and Gundogan over photos with Turkey's Erdogan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Germany slam Ozil and Gundogan over photos with Turkey's Erdogan

Two prominent German football stars with Turkish roots have been reprimanded by the German Football Association for being pictured with President Erdogan. Ozil and Gundogan, German internationals of Turkish her...More..

Waverly/Tioga Schools: A look at proposed school budgets ahead of election day
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Waverly/Tioga Schools: A look at proposed school budgets ahead of election day

Also vying for a seat on the board are newcomers Katrina Talbot Bratge and Denise A. Szarek. The victor will replace former School Board member Heather McCallion who left her post on the board after the 2017 ...More..

Kudlow: US 'Looking for a Deal' With China on Trade
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Kudlow: US 'Looking for a Deal' With China on Trade

Trump, who has taken a hard line on trade and technology issues with Beijing, tweeted that he and Chinese leader Xi Jinping "are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get bac...More..

Afghanistan security forces battle attack on government building
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Afghanistan security forces battle attack on government building

A gun battle ensued between Afghan security officials and the militants, according to Al Jazeera . "I then saw at least two armed attackers entering the building". The militant attack is the latest in a seri...More..

First finalists of Eurovision 2018 to be named on 8 May
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

First finalists of Eurovision 2018 to be named on 8 May

Eurovision is the longest running worldwide televised song contest, bringing politics, extravagant stage sets, weird and glamorous costumes, and plenty of song and dance together in a fight to the glorious e...More..

Congo army, park rangers search for kidnapped Britons
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Congo army, park rangers search for kidnapped Britons

A statement by Virunga National Park said, they are receiving "support and medical attention". Boris Johnson did not supply any additional particulars within the assertion launched Sunday, however paid tribut...More..

Hawaii volcano could blow its top soon, hurl rocks and ash
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Hawaii volcano could blow its top soon, hurl rocks and ash

Scientists said Wednesday the risks of an explosive summit eruption will rise in coming weeks as magma drains down the flank of the volcano. Scientists believe lava that's been erupting is magma that's been...More..

Ex-Assembly speaker found guilty in corruption retrial
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Ex-Assembly speaker found guilty in corruption retrial

Silver collected almost $4 million in bribes and kickbacks that he disguised as legal fees from law practice in exchange for his influence in Albany, prosecutors said. Both Glenwood and Witkoff testified that ...More..

Iranians hold rallies to condemn US nuke deal pullout
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Iranians hold rallies to condemn US nuke deal pullout

Did they advise him that he could start now to work with the Europeans to develop protocols to cover the subjects not covered, including ballistic missiles? The comments came a day after Mr Trump announced...More..

14-yr-old arrested in school shooting near LA
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

14-yr-old arrested in school shooting near LA

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department tweeted that the victim was hospitalized and in stable condition, and that the suspect was a male juvenile. "We barricaded the room", she said. Students are esc...More..

Militants from Pakistan responsible for Mumbai 26/11 attacks: Nawaz Sharif
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Militants from Pakistan responsible for Mumbai 26/11 attacks: Nawaz Sharif

In an interview to Pakistan's Dawn Newspaper, Mr. Sharif questioned the policy of allowing the non-state actors to cross the border and kill people in Mumbai. He said that "We have isolated ourselves". On N...More..

Palestinian killed and 49 wounded during Gaza border protest
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Palestinian killed and 49 wounded during Gaza border protest

The protests also took place at the contact points in different cities, including the northern entrance of Bethlehem and Ramallah. Days after President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal, tens...More..

PM Modi visits Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

PM Modi visits Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal

The agitation had also crippled the land-locked country's economy as supplies from India were blocked. The two leaders also discussed the implementation of various India assisted projects in Nepal and made ...More..

Cuomo decision to probe Schneiderman abuse allegations stirs up debate
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Cuomo decision to probe Schneiderman abuse allegations stirs up debate

Hours after the story broke that four women had accused him of nonconsensual sexual physical violence, Schneiderman, 63, resigned from his post. In a separate statement about his resignation, Schneiderman...More..

Macron urges 'de-escalation' between Israel, Iran
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Macron urges 'de-escalation' between Israel, Iran

Israel hit dozens of Iranian targets in response to a barrage of 20 rockets fired from Syria at Israeli military outposts. "There are no injuries and no damage was caused to IDF positions", Manelis said, r...More..

Body found after witness reports seeing teenager sinking in Orlando pond
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Body found after witness reports seeing teenager sinking in Orlando pond

The recovery of the body comes a day after a teenager who was said to be yelling and flailing before sinking into the water, witnesses told Fox 4 in Fort Myers. The body was recovered at approximately 6:30 a....More..

'This is taking a long time': David Goodall's last words revealed
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

'This is taking a long time': David Goodall's last words revealed

A group named Exit International helped Goodall find a suitable place to commit assisted suicide. Shortly before his death, he said he was "happy to end" his life. Exit International's Dr Nitschke said v...More..

Trump to meet with Kim Jong-un in Singapore
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Trump to meet with Kim Jong-un in Singapore

But the island nation was favoured by most of his advisers. They were seated with medical personnel, curtained off from reporters accompanying Pompeo on a short visit to Pyongyang . Trump has vowed that he w...More..

Arsene Wenger urges successor to 'respect' Arsenal values
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Arsene Wenger urges successor to 'respect' Arsenal values

Wenger is set to depart with the club finishing in sixth, the lowest position of his reign, and with no silverware following their Europa League semi-final exit at the hands of Atletico Madrid last week. Goal...More..

Trump hails capture of 5 most-wanted IS leaders
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Trump hails capture of 5 most-wanted IS leaders

According to the Daily Mail , the terrorists were "lured" from Syria into Iraq using a popular mobile phone application. According to two Iraqi sources aware of the capture and Iraqi state television, the ...More..

Google to ban ads related to referendum
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Google to ban ads related to referendum

The company will put a moratorium on all referendum-related advertising on its Google search pages as well as on YouTube in an effort to ensure advertising on its site doesn't tip the vote on the controvers...More..