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14 Great Weekend Deals: Sony, LG, Razer, and More
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - It's time to stock up on scary games, big TVs, and a gaming mouse deal so good you'll scream.
At an Outback Steakhouse Franchise, Surveillance Blooms
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - Fried onion meets 1984.
Juul Pulls Pods, Roll-Royce Builds a Flying Lab, and More News
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:31:48 +0000 - Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
Zuckerberg’s Warped History Lesson and the Age of Incoherence
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 19:28:26 +0000 - The Facebook CEO invoked the civil-rights era to justify kowtowing to money and power. It doesn’t wash.
With 'Avengers: Damage Control', ILMxLab and the Void Push VR to New Heights
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:59:48 +0000 - A partnership between ILMxLab and the Void has already brought 'Star Wars' and Disney Animation to location-based VR. Now: the MCU.
Could an Astronaut Lost in Space Use Gravity to Get Around?
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:00:00 +0000 - With some basic physics, there are several ways to figure it out in real time. Which is good, because you’re going to run out of air.
Best MacBooks for 2019: Which Model Should You Buy?
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 - Apple's laptops are expensive and confusing. Should you get a MacBook Pro? A MacBook Air? What about the Touch Bar? Let us help.
Riot Games Makes More Than Just 'League of Legends' Now
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 - The developer just announced a slew of new games. Also, 'Fortnite' is back from the dead.
A Netflix Series Explores the Brave New World of Crispr
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - From malaria-ridden villages in Burkina Faso to fertility clinics in Ukraine, *Unnatural Selection* takes viewers deep into the gene-editing revolution.
Gadget Lab Podcast: Facial Recognition Is Coming to a School Near You
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - WIRED Editor in Chief Nicholas Thompson joins us for a special edition of this week’s podcast, to discuss Facebook, Google, and facial recognition technology.
The 14 Best Wireless Headphones for Everyone (2019)
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - WIRED's favorite wireless headphones and earbuds for taking phone calls, listening to music, working out, and more.
The Best Mobile Games For Your Hectic Commute
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - Whether you’re holding the handrail, cradling an infant, or guarding a bag, these one-handed games will make your crowded ride a little more bearable.
4 College Admissions Essay Editing Services Reviewed: Scribendi, Wordvice, Elite Editing, Scribbr
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - College applicants seeking an edge can turn to online services which, for as little as $14, will spruce up their admissions essays.
Can Tiny Glass Beads Keep Arctic Ice From Melting? Maaaybe
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - A geoengineering nonprofit wants to spread silicate beads over polar sea ice to prevent the absorption of heat, but some scientists have their doubts.
Rolls-Royce Turns a 747 Into a Flying Lab for New Engines
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - The engine maker and its contractor AeroTec plan to strip a Qantas jetliner and stuff it with instruments to test new models.
This Week’s Cartoons: Stock Photos, Robocalls, and Ear Transplants
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - Just hear the lab rat out.
Juul, Under Heavy Fire, Pulls Fruit-Flavored Pods From US
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:44:15 +0000 - Vaping opponents criticize plan to continue selling the popular mint and menthol flavors. 
LeBron Will LeBron, but NBA Will Always Put Business First
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:27:56 +0000 - In the past few weeks, the basketball star has faced criticism for his responses to the protests in Hong Kong.
DNC Hackers Resurface, Zuckerberg Talks Free Speech, and More News
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:16:36 +0000 - Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.
Zuckerberg Doubles Down on Free Speech—the Facebook Way
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:26:54 +0000 - The Facebook CEO didn't announce new initiatives in a highly promoted speech, but reaffirmed his view that the company makes the world a better place.
Apple's Good Intentions on Privacy Stop at China's Borders
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:16:47 +0000 - As pro-democracy protests continue in Hong Kong, the tech giant’s troubling relationship with an authoritarian regime has come into focus.
Showtime Is Making a Limited Series About Uber
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:47:13 +0000 - Also, Zoë Kravitz is going to play Catwoman, and there's a new trailer for the final season of 'The Man in the High Castle'.
The Quest to Get Photos of the USSR's First Space Shuttle
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:00:00 +0000 - French photographer Jonk snuck into Baikonur spaceport in Kazakhstan to capture images of the Buran shuttle.
The NFL's Helmet Tests Are Brainless
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 - Opinion: Current testing on helmets ignores the kinds of impacts that cause most of the concussions. It’s time for football to wise up.
How Meme Culture Changed the PSAT
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 - The College Board is trying to stop the proliferation of test-related memes with ... more memes.
The 9 Best Soundbars For Every Budget (2019)
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - Every TV deserves a soundbar to call its own, and these are some of the best from Vizio, Sonos, Yamaha, and more.
The Plan to Boost Drone Batteries With a Teensy Jet Engine
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - A Florida aviation startup wants to supplement electric power with its watermelon-sized “microturbine.”
What Is a Dimension? The Answer Will Bend Your Mind
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:00:00 +0000 - Caltech physicist Sean Carroll explains dimensions in ways that even a 5-year-old can understand.
An Actual Debate Over the Internet’s Favorite Legal Shield
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - Wednesday’s congressional hearing on Section 230 may have been a bit unsettling for techies: a genuinely substantive look at the future of tech platforms.
How to Pick the Right Pixel 4 and Where to Preorder It
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 - Buying an Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL? Here's how to choose between them—and find the best deal.

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Boris Johnson brings his new Brexit deal to a vote in emergency Saturday sitting
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:11:36 GMT -
See the drama unfold in the UK Parliament
Analysis: Why today could be one of the most important days in British political history
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:45:22 GMT - Welcome to what might be one of the most important days in British political history.
Here's what you need to know about Brexit
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:32:46 GMT - CNN correspondents go back to basics to guide you through everything you need to know about the divorce between the EU and the UK.
What is the Letwin amendment -- and could it really change everything?
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:33:36 GMT - An amendment to Boris Johnson's Brexit deal has the potential to shake everything up -- rendering Super Saturday, the first weekend sitting of the UK Parliament for 37 years, something of an anti-climax.
Corbyn: Johnson's Brexit deal will 'lead to a Trump trade deal'
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 10:26:36 GMT - Lawmakers are holding the first Saturday parliamentary sitting in 37 years to debate and vote on the Prime Minister's new Brexit deal. Johnson is legally obliged to request a Brexit extension from the EU if he can't pass his plan.
New Brexit deal is still bad for business and the UK economy
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 09:57:00 GMT - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he has secured a "great new deal" on Brexit. But the agreement he's struck with the European Union would erect significant trade barriers for companies operating in the United Kingdom, reduce growth and leave the country poorer.
Brussels OKs Boris, but will the UK?
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 09:48:38 GMT - Chalk up a big victory for Boris Johnson in Brussels: the UK Prime Minister got the European Union to renegotiate the withdrawal agreement that the EU said it would never renegotiate.
Gabbard responds to Clinton: You are the 'personification of the rot' in Democratic Party
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 03:46:15 GMT - Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Thursday the Russians are currently "grooming" a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests.
Exclusive: Giuliani sought visa for Ukrainian promising dirt on Democrats
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 02:20:56 GMT - Career diplomat George Kent told congressional investigators in his closed-door testimony this week that Rudy Giuliani asked the State Department and the White House to grant a visa to the former Ukrainian official who Joe Biden had pushed to have removed when he was vice president, according to four people familiar with Kent's testimony.
'Bernie's Back': Sanders rallies in New York with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez by his side
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:18:52 GMT - Sen. Bernie Sanders returns to the campaign trail Saturday in New York City for a rally with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who will deliver to him one of the most sought-after endorsements in progressive politics.
Cooper mocks White House press secretary's Mulvaney story
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 02:29:08 GMT - CNN's Anderson Cooper points out the flaws in White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham's account of Mick Mulvaney's quid pro quo statements that Grisham went on "Fox & Friends" to defend.
Analysis: But what if Republicans can't 'get over it'?
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 01:53:40 GMT - A rare press briefing from a Trump administration official yielded an especially telling line about the Trump presidency: "Get over it."
Internet melts down over Pelosi photo
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:22:22 GMT - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi makes a finger-wagging "meltdown" photo her own. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports the internet swoons.
State Department finds no 'deliberate mishandling of classified information' related to Clinton email server
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 03:41:32 GMT - An investigation by the State Department released on Friday said there was no "persuasive evidence" of widespread mishandling of classified information in the controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state.
Opinion: Trump is hanging Israel and Netanyahu out to dry
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 03:13:53 GMT - With a single stroke, President Donald Trump has effectively brought a newly resurgent and potent triad—Syria, Russia and Iran—to the very doorstep of their declared enemy, Israel, and given aid and comfort to Israel's longtime and persistent foe, Hezbollah, in Lebanon.
Atatiana Jefferson's father gets a restraining order to delay her funeral and burial
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:11:13 GMT - The burial of Atatiana Jefferson, who was fatally shot by a Fort Worth police officer, has been delayed after her father was granted a temporary restraining order, according to court records.
Woman who livestreamed crash that killed her sister is arrested again
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:56:19 GMT - In 2017, 18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez livestreamed a video as she was driving drunk during a crash that killed her younger sister. She was convicted of vehicular manslaughter and served less than two years in prison. She was released last month.
PG&E fire-preventing power shutoffs could continue for a decade, CEO says
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 10:48:11 GMT - Power outages to prevent fires in Northern California may continue for a decade, the state's biggest utility said Friday.
Elites stripped of penthouse views
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:41:05 GMT - North Korea has blocked windows in several high-rise buildings in Pyongyang in what experts believe is an attempt to crack down on spying. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Chicago's top cop drank before officers found him asleep in his car, mayor says
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 08:07:52 GMT - Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson had "a couple of drinks with dinner" before he was found asleep on his car, the mayor says.
McConnell slams Trump's move ... but doesn't use his name
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:51:52 GMT - Mitch McConnell published a scathing op-ed in the Washington Post criticizing President Donald Trump's decision to pull troops from Syria, however, he didn't use Trump's name in the article.
Weapons seized from alleged neo-Nazi leader in Washington state
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 07:24:04 GMT - A man who Seattle Police say is the Washington cell leader of a neo-Nazi group isn't allowed to own any guns for one year, according to a court order.
A man missing for a week is found alive inside his wrecked car
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 00:39:22 GMT - A Missouri man who'd been missing for a week was found at the bottom of a ravine by a biker.
A burglar hid in a Costco for hours then stole $13K in jewelry after store closed, police say
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 08:52:07 GMT - A burglar in the Atlanta area gave new meaning to the phrase "patience is a virtue" -- but not in a good way.
Despite the odds, I became a rocket scientist. Other women can do the same
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 11:24:35 GMT - One of the most enduring lessons I learned as a Girl Scout growing up in poverty in Las Cruces, New Mexico, is that once you believe you can do something and you develop the courage and confidence to persevere, you can be fearless.
See runners' touching move for teammate who was nearly killed
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:42:19 GMT - CNN's Anderson Cooper has the heartwarming story of a teen athlete who got back on his feet after a life-threatening accident. Watch "Full Circle" every weeknight at 5pm E.T.
If you own this phone, remove your screen protector
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:28:22 GMT - Samsung's new high-tech fingerprint reader on the latest Galaxy smartphones has a major flaw: It can be fooled by the residue left by your fingers on a screen protector. The company is warning customers who own the latest Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 phones to remove their screen protectors until Samsung releases a software update.
Jennifer Garner shares mammogram video
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:37:10 GMT - Actress Jennifer Garner took viewers with her to get a mammogram. She's encouraging other women to get yearly breast cancer screenings.
Lady Gaga plummets backward off stage
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:46:54 GMT - Lady Gaga may have sung "Edge of Glory" but it was the edge of the stage that proved her undoing during her latest Enigma show in Las Vegas, when she plummeted backward into the crowd.
What Felicity Huffman's prison will be like
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:03:33 GMT - CNN's Alexandra Field takes a look at the facility where actress Felicity Huffman will spend her 14-day jail sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal.
California earthquakes just caused a major fault line to move
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:29:34 GMT - The Ridgecrest earthquake in July was the strongest to strike Southern California in 20 years. And the main quake, along with more than 100,000 aftershocks, caused a major fault to move for the first time, researchers say.
Opinion: Just say it: Yes, I'm menstruating
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:03:47 GMT - In a recent unaired, cut-for-time commercial parody on "Saturday Night Live," Phoebe Waller-Bridge asks Aidy Bryant for a tampon, but doesn't want to do the hand-off in their college classroom. Bryant tells her not to worry, because she carries Tampax Secrets: tampons that come wrapped inside "other things you'd rather take out of your bag in public" -- a litany of humorously awful things to take out in public, including dog feces, a dead mouse, a "respectfully folded Confederate flag," and a signed copy of "Mein Kampf." The message here is clear: women are conditioned to be so ashamed and secretive about our periods that we'd rather be seen carrying around a dead mouse than a pad or tampon.
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Meghan Markle, holding back tears, says, 'Not many people have asked if I'm OK'
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 07:58:33 GMT - Meghan, Duchess of Sussex gave a rare glimpse into her personal life when she admitted that she has struggled to deal with the repercussions of being a new mother in the spotlight.
Prince Harry says every camera flash takes him back to Diana's death
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:02:18 GMT - Prince Harry has said that every camera flash takes him "straight back" to the death of his mother, Princess Diana, in 1997.
Prince Harry gets emotional during speech
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:21:50 GMT - The Duke of Sussex teared up as he recounted his wife Duchess Meghan's pregnancy and the birth of the couple's first child, Archie.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives her first TV news interview
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:33:37 GMT - When the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's five-day tour of Pakistan was announced, the palace said, in a press release, that their focus would be "showcasing Pakistan as it is today -- a dynamic, aspirational and forward-looking nation." Catherine, whose much-examined wardrobe serves as its own showcase, has used her public appearances to highlight Pakistani brands and designers -- which many of those designers are celebrating.
Woman who stood on ship's railing for selfie barred for life from cruises
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:14:16 GMT - A woman was removed from a cruise ship and banned for life by the cruise company after she climbed onto her room's balcony railing to pose for a dangerous photo shoot over the ocean.
Is the conduct of tourists getting worse?
Wed, 09 Oct 2019 17:21:24 GMT - Whether it's skinny dipping in Venetian canals, chasing geishas down the street in Japan, or simply turning up in unsustainable numbers, tourists have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons recently.
Teen plummets taking selfie on Dallas bridge
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:39:04 GMT - A teen fell more than four stories to the ground after he was attempting to take a selfie with his friends on a bridge in Dallas.
Here's what was inside a 132-year-old time capsule found in Utah
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 02:00:20 GMT - This time capsule has been through a lot.
We asked a hacker to try to steal a CNN tech reporter's data. Here's what happened
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 15:22:47 GMT - I share, therefore I am.
Scientists freak out over deep sea feast
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 23:48:31 GMT - A team of researchers stumbled upon a "whale fall," a carcass of a baleen whale, during a live-streamed deep-sea dive. Incredible video shows a wide variety of sea creatures feasting on it.
The week in 30 photos
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:34:23 GMT - Take a look at 30 photos of the week from October 11 to October 17.
Sales of tiny Coke cans are soaring. Here's why
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:47:58 GMT - Good things came in small sizes for Coca-Cola last quarter. The company reported sales that topped forecasts, thanks in part to a double-digit increase in volume for its 7.5-ounce mini cans.
World's largest brewer says rival tried to steal its secret Bud Light recipe
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 14:37:14 GMT - Anheuser-Busch InBev has accused rival brewer Miller Coors of obtaining the secret recipes for Bud Light and Michelob Ultra, the latest shot in a long running legal dispute.
Microsoft CEO gets a 66% raise
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 01:54:17 GMT - Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella got a 66% raise in the company's latest fiscal year.
A letter to Kurdish soldiers from a US military wife
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 17:45:04 GMT - Dear Kurdish soldiers,
Jesse Jackson: Elijah Cummings was a man of dignity and discipline
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 22:09:21 GMT - Elijah Cummings was my beloved brother of more than 40 years. And I miss him already.
Pelosi isn't all women, but for a moment she was
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 01:36:15 GMT - We see you, Nancy Pelosi.
Your impeachment questions, answered
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:25:42 GMT -
'The Righteous Gemstones' skewers pro-Trump evangelicals' real-life hypocrisies
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:55:21 GMT - On the Gemstone family compound, you can find a McMansion for each branch of the family: patriarch and megachurch leader Eli Gemstone (John Goodman) and his three children with their respective broods. There's a gun range and a militia's worth of private security guards.
The surgeon general is shirking his job
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:25:24 GMT - Like any top-level White House appointee, Surgeon General Jerome Adams serves at the pleasure of President Donald Trump and owes him some measure of political and institutional loyalty.
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How American weapons ended up in the wrong hands in this country
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 04:31:16 GMT - American-made weaponry has fallen into the hands of rival militia groups in Yemen, some of whom have turned their arms against each other in a bitter and worsening conflict, a new CNN investigation has found.
Hong Kong leader defends police use of force
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 08:53:11 GMT - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Saturday said the police have used "appropriate force of weapon" to respond to protesters in large-scale events and that the government will not tolerate any unlawful or violent acts, even by the police.
Barcelona burns as Catalan protesters clash with police
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:54:20 GMT - Fires and violence broke out in the streets of Barcelona on Friday, as more than half a million pro-independence protesters gathered in the Catalan capital, the local police said.
Kurds say Turkey is violating Syria 'ceasefire'
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 15:46:03 GMT - • Trump nonsensically claims other presidents tried to make his Turkey deal for 10 or 15 years
Trump called ceasefire 'amazing.' Video shows what's really happening
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 08:57:33 GMT - President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria has already had an immense impact on the region. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 01:51:44 GMT - Johnson & Johnson announced on Friday that it's initiating a voluntary recall in the United States of its popular Johnson's Baby Powder due to low levels of asbestos contamination.
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter just became the longest-married presidential couple
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:02:47 GMT - Twenty six thousand seven hundred and sixty five days -- and counting.
Coasters given out to detect date-rape drugs
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:47:59 GMT - College-aged women are as much as four times more susceptible to sexual violence than women of all ages. With that in mind, the University of New Mexico is hoping some drink coasters can potentially prevent the nightmare of sexual assault for students.
One dead after a plane carrying a high school swim team goes off the runway in Alaska
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:22:44 GMT - One person has died after a plane carrying 42 people, including a high school swim team, went off an airport runway while trying to land Thursday in Alaska.
Louvre gets ready for its biggest ever Leonardo exhibition
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:07:46 GMT -
The story of North Korea's 'Hotel of Doom'
Sat, 10 Aug 2019 03:15:17 GMT -
Vivid portraits shine light on Tahiti's 'third gender'
Wed, 09 Oct 2019 07:18:13 GMT -