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ANALYSIS | Space junk is raining from the sky. Who's responsible when it hits the Earth? | CBC News

With thousands of satellites in orbit and record numbers of rocket launches, experts warn there's a growing risk of space debris crashing into the Earth — and possibly hitting somebody

CBC News - May 25, 2024 4:24pm EDT

Birmingham-Southern College folds, but baseball team very much alive and headed to College World Series

Century-and-a-half-old BSC announced in March that it was shutting down on May 31, so this upcoming Friday, citing financial shortfalls and declining enrollment.

NBC News - May 25, 2024 2:55pm EDT

The Best Deals of the Day

Check out the best deals of the day for Friday, May 17, 2024.

Gizmodo - May 25, 2024 1:20pm EDT

Man convicted of murder in the death of a Washington state police officer who was mistakenly shot by a sheriff's deputy

The convicted man had stabbed the officer, but his cause of death was gunshot wounds to the torso.

NBC News - May 25, 2024 12:13pm EDT

Heat is off Caitlin Clark and the Indiana Fever after getting 1st win of WNBA season

In the Fever's win over the Los Angeles Sparks, Clark had 11 points and 10 rebounds for her first WNBA double-double.

NBC News - May 25, 2024 11:56am EDT

Rare footage shows deep-sea squid attacking camera

Watch video of the super-fast Dana squid getting a close-up 1km below the Pacific Ocean's surface.

BBC News - May 25, 2024 11:56am EDT

Families Of Uvalde Shooting Victims Sue Tech And Arms Companies

The lawsuits, filed on Friday in California and Texas, target companies including Meta, Activision (the publisher of the video game Call of Duty), and arms manufacturer Daniel Defense.

International Business Times - May 25, 2024 11:10am EDT

Apple iOS 18 releasing new feature for iPhone users

Apple iOS 18 is reportedly working on a new set of emojis for iPhone and iPad users.It appears that 2024 summer may bring a lot of excitement for iPhone owners. First is the WWDC 2024 event, which...

International The News - May 25, 2024 9:18am EDT

TikTok limits state-affiliated media

In the first four months of 2024, TikTok said it has already disrupted “15 influence operations and removed 3,001 associated accounts” that tried to influence political discourse.

NBC News - May 25, 2024 9:12am EDT

GTA 6: Countdown begins as Take Two firms up release date

The latest instalment of the hugely popular series will be released in autumn 2025, its publisher says.

BBC News - May 25, 2024 7:41am EDT

Bing and Copilot fall from the clouds

Register UK - May 25, 2024 7:22am EDT

Stunning photos revealed by European Space Agency's Euclid space telescope | CBC News

The European Space Agency released five images from its Euclid space telescope, revealing tens of thousands of galaxies and more. Astronomers hope that it will reveal more about two unseen substances that make up most of our universe: dark matter and dark energy.

CBC News - May 25, 2024 7:10am EDT

‘World-changing’ indoor solar cells offer everlasting electronics

Harvesting energy from any light source – even a candle – a new generation of ultra-durable and flexible solar cells means devices never need charging. ‘Our grandchildren will laugh that we had cables,’ one industry pioneer tells Anthony Cuthbertson

Independent UK - May 25, 2024 5:14am EDT

Google just updated its algorithm. The Internet will never be the same

Over the last two years, a series of updates to Google Search amount to a dramatic upheaval to the Internet's most powerful tool, complete with an unprecedented AI feature.

BBC News - May 25, 2024 5:13am EDT

China wraps up 'punishment' war games around Taiwan

Beijing staged mock missile strikes and dispatched fighter jets carrying live missiles during two days of drills in the Taiwan Strait.

NBC News - May 25, 2024 4:46am EDT

Meta's WhatsApp testing AI-generated profile photo

Gulf News - May 25, 2024 3:15am EDT

Bar children from social media until age 16, say MPs

Calls to raise age limit from 13 as there is ‘no evidence’ they understand ramifications of sharing personal information online

Telegraph UK - May 25, 2024 2:15am EDT

Big tech has distracted world from existential risk of AI, says top scientist

Guardian UK - May 25, 2024 1:36am EDT

Privacy Watchdog Says ChatGPT Still Not Meeting Data Accuracy Standards

Data accuracy is one of the guiding principles of the EU's set of data protection rules.

NDTV - May 25, 2024 1:20am EDT

Google's AI tool producing misleading responses that have experts worried

According to Google’s retooled search engine, ‘astronauts have met cats on the moon, played with them, and provided care'

Voice of America - May 25, 2024 12:43am EDT

Busy 2024 hurricane season expected in Atlantic Ocean | CBC News

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has just released its annual hurricane season forecast and is projecting 17 to 25 storms.

CBC News - May 24, 2024 10:59pm EDT

Joey Barton's Jeremy Vine posts defamatory, High Court rules

Jeremy Vine sued Joey Barton for libel and harassment over a series of social media posts.

BBC News - May 24, 2024 9:22pm EDT

Man behind deepfake Biden robocall indicted, faces $6M fine

Register UK - May 24, 2024 7:28pm EDT

Cats on the moon? Google's AI tool is producing misleading responses that have experts worried

ABC News - May 24, 2024 6:28pm EDT