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Tillerson overture to North Korea: US ready to talk without pre-conditions

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Erdogan: World should recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

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Turkish President Recep...

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An Upset In Trump Country: Democrat Doug Jones Bests Roy Moore In Alabama

NPR - 5 hours ago
Updated at 12:44 a.m. ET. Democrat Doug Jones has won the Alabama Senate special election, a victory that was a stunning upset in a deeply red state that voted overwhelmingly for President Trump. The...

Tillerson says US open to possible talks with NKorea

Fox News - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has softened America's stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it "unrealistic" to expect the nuclear-armed country to come to...

Erdogan: World should recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

BBC News - 54 minutes ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged leaders of Muslim nations to recognise Jerusalem as the "occupied capital of the Palestinian state". Addressing a summit of the Organisation...

Trump's Combative Denials Again Draw Him Into the Sexual Harassment Debate

New York Times - 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON — President Trump put himself once more at the center of the sexual harassment debate on Tuesday, repeating his contention that the women who have accused him of misconduct fabricated...

Text Messages in Hand, Republicans Plan to Accuse Justice Department of Bias

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Rod J. Rosenstein, right, the deputy attorney general who appointed Robert S. Mueller III as special counsel, at a hearing in June.CreditStephen Crowley/The New York Times. By Nicholas Fandos. Dec....

'Star Wars': Daisy Ridley's Rey, Adam Driver's Kylo Ren offer a complex duo in 'Last Jedi'

USA TODAY - 11 hours ago
After their epic lightsaber battle in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the rivalry between Rey and Kylo Ren seemed cut and dried. Yay for her, boo to him. However, as more of a connection is revealed...

Three Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging a Shark Behind Their Boat

TIME - 9 hours ago
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — Florida wildlife officials and prosecutors have charged three men connected to a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat. A Florida Fish and Wildlife...

No Evidence NY Bomb Suspect Linked to Bangladesh Militants: Security Chief

U.S. News & World Report - 2 hours ago
Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi man who attempted to detonate a homemade bomb strapped to his body at a New York commuter hub during morning rush hour is seen in this handout photo received December 11,...

"Feminism" is Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017

CBS News - 13 hours ago
NEW YORK -- This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism." Yes, it's been a big year or two or 100 for the word. In 2017,...

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Tillerson overture to North Korea: US ready to talk without pre-conditions

Reuters - 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered on Tuesday to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions, backing away from a key U.S. demand that Pyongyang must...

Erdogan: World should recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

BBC News - 54 minutes ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged leaders of Muslim nations to recognise Jerusalem as the "occupied capital of the Palestinian state". Addressing a summit of the Organisation...

South Korean Firms Flock to Beijing Hoping Summit Will Hasten Thaw With China

U.S. News & World Report - 40 minutes ago
File photo: South Korea's President Moon Jae-in attends the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Danang, Vietnam November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Silva Reuters. By Joyce Lee and Christine Kim....

Charles Jenkins, 77, US Soldier Who Regretted Fleeing to North Korea, Dies

New York Times - 13 hours ago
Charles Robert Jenkins, an Army sergeant who became a Cold War enigma after he defected to North Korea in 1965 and was kept there for nearly 40 years, died on Monday in Japan. He was 77. His death...

North Korea Hack: Is Kim Jong Un Stealing Bitcoins to Fund His Nuclear Missile Arsenal?

Newsweek - 15 hours ago
The news network reports they appear to be amassing the cryptocurrency by a combination of threats, theft and “mining,” which refers to the process of creating bitcoins by solving complex...

Macron Holds a Climate Summit, and Trump Casts a Shadow

New York Times - 14 hours ago
BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France — Money was on everybody's mind at the climate summit meeting organized here on Tuesday, as President Emmanuel Macron of France tried to shore up support for the...

Presumed North Korean ghost ship washes ashore in northern Japan

CNN - 5 hours ago
Tokyo (CNN) Another presumed North Korean vessel has washed up on Japan's shores, with at least one dead body on board. A wooden boat with Hangul character is washed ashore at a beach on December...

Gas supply from Austrian gas hub back to normal

Gas Connect Austria - 3 hours ago
VIENNA (Reuters) - All main arteries supplying neighbouring countries from Austria's main gas pipeline hub were back online before midnight after an explosion there shut it down on Tuesday, the...

China marks Nanking Massacre by offering Japan 'friendship'

NBCNews.com - 1 hour ago
BEIJING — China marked the 80th anniversary of the Nanking Massacre on Wednesday with a call to work with Japan for peace, but President Xi Jinping kept a low profile and left the main public...

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Social media "ripping apart" society, former Facebook executive says

CBS News - 11 hours ago
Last Updated Dec 12, 2017 8:11 PM EST. MENLO PARK, Calif. -- A former Facebook executive criticized the company he once worked for and social media as a whole, saying it is "ripping apart the...

The net neutrality vote, explained

Mashable - 11 hours ago
The Federal Communications Commission will vote Thursday on a measure that would completely gut regulations to internet providers and open the door for net neutrality to be destroyed. The vote will...

Janet Yellen's Fed legacy: Turning crisis into calm, more or less

CBS News - 1 hour ago
Janet Yellen's legacy is a slow unwinding of her predecessor's emergency measures to combat the 2008 financial crisis. Cautious, calm and steadfast -- these are the qualities that Yellen has...

What Is Litecoin, and Why Is It Beating Bitcoin This Year?

Fortune - 12 hours ago
With digital currency Bitcoin taking the spotlight in 2017, it's hard to remember the other cryptocurrencies that have been growing in its shadow. An increasingly-prominent example: Litecoin. The...

Uber charges Toronto rider $14400 for a 20-minute rush hour ride

CNET - 14 hours ago
You had best reconsider your rush hour Uber ride to Tim Horton's, because that last infusion of coffee and Timbits might cost you more than you anticipate -- at least until Uber recognizes the...

In Spending Spree, European Mall Operator Bets on Westfield

New York Times - 11 hours ago
In recent years, the news has been nothing but bad for malls. With the rise of Amazon and other online shopping options, consumers have skipped treks to the sprawling malls that dot the American...

This Electric Truck Will Probably Beat Tesla's to Market

Bloomberg - 50 minutes ago
On the evening of Nov. 16, Elon Musk unveiled the latest prop in his Tony Stark cosplay. Tesla Inc.'s all-electric semi rig met all the classic Musk product launch criteria: It looked stunning,...

Toshiba, Western Digital Make Peace on Sale of Chip Unit

U.S. News & World Report - 7 hours ago
In this Oct. 24,2017 photo, the logo of Toshiba Corp., is seen at the venue for the company's stockholders' meeting in Chiba near Tokyo. Toshiba and Western Digital have resolved a dispute...

Trudeau Snubs Boeing, Unveils Plan to Buy Used Australian Jets

Bloomberg - 15 hours ago
The Trudeau government is escalating a trade fight with Boeing Co., ditching plans to buy 18 Super Hornets while launching a search for new fighter jets under parameters that could hamper future bids...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi

HuffPost - 7 hours ago
Wow. This is the event movie of the year. So much action. So much haunting drama and raw emotion. And it doesn't just build to one climax. It crescendos up to climax, after climax, after...

How Keaton Jones' bullying plea brought him more bullying

CNN - 10 hours ago
(CNN) It started off so neatly: the perfect story to cap a rocky year, a reminder that commonality exists in the face of division. On Friday, an 11-year-old Knoxville, Tennessee, boy woefully...

NBC's 'Today' in ratings lead after Matt Lauer's firing

Tampabay.com - 7 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt who? NBC's "Today" show was the most-watched morning program for the first full week after long-time host Matt Lauer was fired because of sexual misconduct...

CAA Cancels Pre-Golden Globes Party, Will Help Start Legal Fund for Sex Harassment Victims (Exclusive)

Hollywood Reporter - 1 day ago
In lieu of its annual pre-Golden Globes party, this year CAA is helping to establish a legal fund to combat sexual harassment, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The agency's awards ceremony...

Harry Styles Goes from the Hospital to the Late Late Show Stage as He Fills in for James Corden

PEOPLE.com - 4 hours ago
The “Sign of the Times” singer, 23, greeted the enthusiastic audience, telling them, “I actually have some great news. Just half an hour ago, James and his wife Jules had a beautiful baby...

Jimmy Kimmel teams up with infant son Billy for emotional healthcare plea

Los Angeles Times - 17 hours ago
Jimmy Kimmel has had enough of Congress putting tax cuts for the rich ahead of the lives of children. On Monday night's episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” late-night TV's champion for...

'The Voice' Top 8 Recap: What A Wicked Game To Play

HuffPost - 18 hours ago
Let me just preface this recap by emphatically stating that, with the possible exception of Adam Cunningham, none of the current finalists on “The Voice” Season 13 — one of the most...

Matt Lauer, Michael Flynn among Google's most-searched terms of 2017

CBS News - 26 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Matt Lauer. Bitcoin. DACA. Monkey selfies. Jeremy Lin's hair. Do-it-yourself eclipse glasses. Tom Petty's death. National anthem protests in the NFL. And "Cash Me...

WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from December 12

Bleacher Report - 5 hours ago
If you were a wrestler not competing on the December 12 episode of SmackDown Live, odds are you were on commentary and ended up involved in someone else's match. No one's interference had a...

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Giant Prehistoric Penguins Once Swam Off The Coast Of New Zealand

NPR - 13 hours ago
An illustration comparing the giant penguin to an average person. Kumimanu biceae weighed about 220 pounds and was a bit shorter than 6 feet in height. It swam around off the coast of New Zealand...

Amber-Trapped Tick Suggests Ancient Bloodsuckers Feasted On Feathered Dinosaurs

NPR - 19 hours ago
Ticks sucked the blood of feathered dinosaurs some 99 million years ago, a new study suggests. Modern ticks are infamous for biting humans and other mammals. But ticks are very ancient, and...

The monster storm on Jupiter is 200 miles deep

Washington Post - 22 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS — Jupiter's Great Red Spot is a storm like nothing this world has ever seen. This crimson-hued anticyclone features winds three times as fast as the jet stream and is big enough to...

Astronomers check 'alien' asteroid thing for actual aliens

CNET - 8 hours ago
This artist's impression shows 'Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid. ESO/M. Kornmesser. Beginning in October, astronomers spotted what seems to be an asteroid, one that's not from around...

Test flight by Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin puts company big step closer to offering space tourism

CBS News - 5 hours ago
Blue Origin, owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, launched a reusable New Shepard sub-orbital rocket from the company's west Texas launch site Tuesday, boosting an unpiloted crew capsule out of...

SpaceX Rocket Launch for NASA Delayed to Friday for Extra Inspections

Space.com - 9 hours ago
A file photo of a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft atop its Falcon 9 rocket ahead of a launch to the International Space Station from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in...

Trump's sinister plan for NASA

Salon - 11 hours ago
Two news items this week — the story of a weird asteroid dipping through our solar system, and the tale of Trump's literal moonshot plan for NASA — weren't merely items of space news...

Gemenids meteor shower on Wednesday night to be the best of the year

First Coast News - 29 minutes ago
Folks willing to endure some cold and stay up past their bedtimes are about to be treated to the annual Geminid meteor shower this week, which is expected to one of the best of the year. "Not...

Why We Can't Stop Seeing Zigzags in This Freaky Optical Illusion

Live Science - 15 hours ago
An example of the curvature blindness illusion. What do you see in the middle: wavy lines, angular lines, or both? Credit: Kohske Takahashi. Who would win in a fight: the part of the brain that likes...

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Top Stories
An Upset In Trump Country: Democrat Doug Jones Bests Roy Moore In Alabama

NPR - 5 hours ago
Updated at 12:44 a.m. ET. Democrat Doug Jones has won the Alabama Senate special election, a victory that was a stunning upset in a deeply red state that voted overwhelmingly for President Trump. The...

Tillerson says US open to possible talks with NKorea

Fox News - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has softened America's stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it "unrealistic" to expect the nuclear-armed country to come to...

Erdogan: World should recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

BBC News - 54 minutes ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged leaders of Muslim nations to recognise Jerusalem as the "occupied capital of the Palestinian state". Addressing a summit of the Organisation...

Trump's Combative Denials Again Draw Him Into the Sexual Harassment Debate

New York Times - 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON — President Trump put himself once more at the center of the sexual harassment debate on Tuesday, repeating his contention that the women who have accused him of misconduct fabricated...

Text Messages in Hand, Republicans Plan to Accuse Justice Department of Bias

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Rod J. Rosenstein, right, the deputy attorney general who appointed Robert S. Mueller III as special counsel, at a hearing in June.CreditStephen Crowley/The New York Times. By Nicholas Fandos. Dec....

'Star Wars': Daisy Ridley's Rey, Adam Driver's Kylo Ren offer a complex duo in 'Last Jedi'

USA TODAY - 11 hours ago
After their epic lightsaber battle in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the rivalry between Rey and Kylo Ren seemed cut and dried. Yay for her, boo to him. However, as more of a connection is revealed...

Three Florida Men Charged With Animal Cruelty For Dragging a Shark Behind Their Boat

TIME - 9 hours ago
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — Florida wildlife officials and prosecutors have charged three men connected to a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat. A Florida Fish and Wildlife...

No Evidence NY Bomb Suspect Linked to Bangladesh Militants: Security Chief

U.S. News & World Report - 2 hours ago
Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi man who attempted to detonate a homemade bomb strapped to his body at a New York commuter hub during morning rush hour is seen in this handout photo received December 11,...

"Feminism" is Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017

CBS News - 13 hours ago
NEW YORK -- This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism." Yes, it's been a big year or two or 100 for the word. In 2017,...

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World
Tillerson overture to North Korea: US ready to talk without pre-conditions

Reuters - 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered on Tuesday to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions, backing away from a key U.S. demand that Pyongyang must...

Erdogan: World should recognise Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

BBC News - 54 minutes ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged leaders of Muslim nations to recognise Jerusalem as the "occupied capital of the Palestinian state". Addressing a summit of the Organisation...

South Korean Firms Flock to Beijing Hoping Summit Will Hasten Thaw With China

U.S. News & World Report - 40 minutes ago
File photo: South Korea's President Moon Jae-in attends the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Danang, Vietnam November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Silva Reuters. By Joyce Lee and Christine Kim....

Charles Jenkins, 77, US Soldier Who Regretted Fleeing to North Korea, Dies

New York Times - 13 hours ago
Charles Robert Jenkins, an Army sergeant who became a Cold War enigma after he defected to North Korea in 1965 and was kept there for nearly 40 years, died on Monday in Japan. He was 77. His death...

North Korea Hack: Is Kim Jong Un Stealing Bitcoins to Fund His Nuclear Missile Arsenal?

Newsweek - 15 hours ago
The news network reports they appear to be amassing the cryptocurrency by a combination of threats, theft and “mining,” which refers to the process of creating bitcoins by solving complex...

Macron Holds a Climate Summit, and Trump Casts a Shadow

New York Times - 14 hours ago
BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France — Money was on everybody's mind at the climate summit meeting organized here on Tuesday, as President Emmanuel Macron of France tried to shore up support for the...

Presumed North Korean ghost ship washes ashore in northern Japan

CNN - 5 hours ago
Tokyo (CNN) Another presumed North Korean vessel has washed up on Japan's shores, with at least one dead body on board. A wooden boat with Hangul character is washed ashore at a beach on December...

Gas supply from Austrian gas hub back to normal

Gas Connect Austria - 3 hours ago
VIENNA (Reuters) - All main arteries supplying neighbouring countries from Austria's main gas pipeline hub were back online before midnight after an explosion there shut it down on Tuesday, the...

China marks Nanking Massacre by offering Japan 'friendship'

NBCNews.com - 1 hour ago
BEIJING — China marked the 80th anniversary of the Nanking Massacre on Wednesday with a call to work with Japan for peace, but President Xi Jinping kept a low profile and left the main public...

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Business
Social media "ripping apart" society, former Facebook executive says

CBS News - 11 hours ago
Last Updated Dec 12, 2017 8:11 PM EST. MENLO PARK, Calif. -- A former Facebook executive criticized the company he once worked for and social media as a whole, saying it is "ripping apart the...

The net neutrality vote, explained

Mashable - 11 hours ago
The Federal Communications Commission will vote Thursday on a measure that would completely gut regulations to internet providers and open the door for net neutrality to be destroyed. The vote will...

Janet Yellen's Fed legacy: Turning crisis into calm, more or less

CBS News - 1 hour ago
Janet Yellen's legacy is a slow unwinding of her predecessor's emergency measures to combat the 2008 financial crisis. Cautious, calm and steadfast -- these are the qualities that Yellen has...

What Is Litecoin, and Why Is It Beating Bitcoin This Year?

Fortune - 12 hours ago
With digital currency Bitcoin taking the spotlight in 2017, it's hard to remember the other cryptocurrencies that have been growing in its shadow. An increasingly-prominent example: Litecoin. The...

Uber charges Toronto rider $14400 for a 20-minute rush hour ride

CNET - 14 hours ago
You had best reconsider your rush hour Uber ride to Tim Horton's, because that last infusion of coffee and Timbits might cost you more than you anticipate -- at least until Uber recognizes the...

In Spending Spree, European Mall Operator Bets on Westfield

New York Times - 11 hours ago
In recent years, the news has been nothing but bad for malls. With the rise of Amazon and other online shopping options, consumers have skipped treks to the sprawling malls that dot the American...

This Electric Truck Will Probably Beat Tesla's to Market

Bloomberg - 50 minutes ago
On the evening of Nov. 16, Elon Musk unveiled the latest prop in his Tony Stark cosplay. Tesla Inc.'s all-electric semi rig met all the classic Musk product launch criteria: It looked stunning,...

Toshiba, Western Digital Make Peace on Sale of Chip Unit

U.S. News & World Report - 7 hours ago
In this Oct. 24,2017 photo, the logo of Toshiba Corp., is seen at the venue for the company's stockholders' meeting in Chiba near Tokyo. Toshiba and Western Digital have resolved a dispute...

Trudeau Snubs Boeing, Unveils Plan to Buy Used Australian Jets

Bloomberg - 15 hours ago
The Trudeau government is escalating a trade fight with Boeing Co., ditching plans to buy 18 Super Hornets while launching a search for new fighter jets under parameters that could hamper future bids...

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Entertainment
Star Wars: The Last Jedi

HuffPost - 7 hours ago
Wow. This is the event movie of the year. So much action. So much haunting drama and raw emotion. And it doesn't just build to one climax. It crescendos up to climax, after climax, after...

How Keaton Jones' bullying plea brought him more bullying

CNN - 10 hours ago
(CNN) It started off so neatly: the perfect story to cap a rocky year, a reminder that commonality exists in the face of division. On Friday, an 11-year-old Knoxville, Tennessee, boy woefully...

NBC's 'Today' in ratings lead after Matt Lauer's firing

Tampabay.com - 7 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt who? NBC's "Today" show was the most-watched morning program for the first full week after long-time host Matt Lauer was fired because of sexual misconduct...

CAA Cancels Pre-Golden Globes Party, Will Help Start Legal Fund for Sex Harassment Victims (Exclusive)

Hollywood Reporter - 1 day ago
In lieu of its annual pre-Golden Globes party, this year CAA is helping to establish a legal fund to combat sexual harassment, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The agency's awards ceremony...

Harry Styles Goes from the Hospital to the Late Late Show Stage as He Fills in for James Corden

PEOPLE.com - 4 hours ago
The “Sign of the Times” singer, 23, greeted the enthusiastic audience, telling them, “I actually have some great news. Just half an hour ago, James and his wife Jules had a beautiful baby...

Jimmy Kimmel teams up with infant son Billy for emotional healthcare plea

Los Angeles Times - 17 hours ago
Jimmy Kimmel has had enough of Congress putting tax cuts for the rich ahead of the lives of children. On Monday night's episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” late-night TV's champion for...

'The Voice' Top 8 Recap: What A Wicked Game To Play

HuffPost - 18 hours ago
Let me just preface this recap by emphatically stating that, with the possible exception of Adam Cunningham, none of the current finalists on “The Voice” Season 13 — one of the most...

Matt Lauer, Michael Flynn among Google's most-searched terms of 2017

CBS News - 26 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Matt Lauer. Bitcoin. DACA. Monkey selfies. Jeremy Lin's hair. Do-it-yourself eclipse glasses. Tom Petty's death. National anthem protests in the NFL. And "Cash Me...

WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from December 12

Bleacher Report - 5 hours ago
If you were a wrestler not competing on the December 12 episode of SmackDown Live, odds are you were on commentary and ended up involved in someone else's match. No one's interference had a...

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Science
Giant Prehistoric Penguins Once Swam Off The Coast Of New Zealand

NPR - 13 hours ago
An illustration comparing the giant penguin to an average person. Kumimanu biceae weighed about 220 pounds and was a bit shorter than 6 feet in height. It swam around off the coast of New Zealand...

Amber-Trapped Tick Suggests Ancient Bloodsuckers Feasted On Feathered Dinosaurs

NPR - 19 hours ago
Ticks sucked the blood of feathered dinosaurs some 99 million years ago, a new study suggests. Modern ticks are infamous for biting humans and other mammals. But ticks are very ancient, and...

The monster storm on Jupiter is 200 miles deep

Washington Post - 22 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS — Jupiter's Great Red Spot is a storm like nothing this world has ever seen. This crimson-hued anticyclone features winds three times as fast as the jet stream and is big enough to...

Astronomers check 'alien' asteroid thing for actual aliens

CNET - 8 hours ago
This artist's impression shows 'Oumuamua, an interstellar asteroid. ESO/M. Kornmesser. Beginning in October, astronomers spotted what seems to be an asteroid, one that's not from around...

Test flight by Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin puts company big step closer to offering space tourism

CBS News - 5 hours ago
Blue Origin, owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, launched a reusable New Shepard sub-orbital rocket from the company's west Texas launch site Tuesday, boosting an unpiloted crew capsule out of...

SpaceX Rocket Launch for NASA Delayed to Friday for Extra Inspections

Space.com - 9 hours ago
A file photo of a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft atop its Falcon 9 rocket ahead of a launch to the International Space Station from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in...

Trump's sinister plan for NASA

Salon - 11 hours ago
Two news items this week — the story of a weird asteroid dipping through our solar system, and the tale of Trump's literal moonshot plan for NASA — weren't merely items of space news...

Gemenids meteor shower on Wednesday night to be the best of the year

First Coast News - 29 minutes ago
Folks willing to endure some cold and stay up past their bedtimes are about to be treated to the annual Geminid meteor shower this week, which is expected to one of the best of the year. "Not...

Why We Can't Stop Seeing Zigzags in This Freaky Optical Illusion

Live Science - 15 hours ago
An example of the curvature blindness illusion. What do you see in the middle: wavy lines, angular lines, or both? Credit: Kohske Takahashi. Who would win in a fight: the part of the brain that likes...

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Business

Social media "ripping apart" society, former Facebook executive says

CBS News - 11 hours ago
Last Updated Dec 12, 2017...

The net neutrality vote, explained

Mashable - 11 hours ago
The Federal Communications...

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Entertainment

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

HuffPost - 7 hours ago
Wow. This is the event movie...

How Keaton Jones' bullying plea brought him more bullying

CNN - 10 hours ago
(CNN) It started off so...

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