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Cathay flies into protest storm – and investors find themselves on a wild ride
Cathay investors have swung from jumping out to jumping in. Some analysts say just buckle up, stay calm, and let the airline company pilot itself through the…
Aug 18, 2019 23:29 UTC Business Read More

New Mental Health Intake Center Now Open
Today, Georgia Tech opened the doors to the new Center for Assessment, Referral, and Education (CARE), which will serve as a single point of entry for…
Aug 18, 2019 23:26 UTC Mental-Health Read More

University of Alberta PhD student develops AI to identify depression
Mashrura Tasnim's goal is to create a smartphone application that would monitor users' conversations and alert their emergency contacts or mental-health…
Aug 18, 2019 23:19 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

The Bugatti Centodieci is a $8.9 million homage to the early 90s EB110 supercar
The Bugatti Centodieci is the French automaker's most powerful supercar yet — coming in a skosh above the Chiron at 1600 horsepower. But it's not just the…
Aug 18, 2019 23:07 UTC Business Read More

Man shoots Taco Bell employee after asked to pull forward in drive-thru
OKLAHOMA CITY – A verbal altercation between a customer and employee at a northwest Oklahoma City Taco Bell landed the employee in the hospital with a…
Aug 18, 2019 23:03 UTC Business Read More

OPEC Turns Bearish On Oil
In its latest monthly report, OPEC only slightly downgraded its global oil demand forecast, but turns increasingly bearish on the supply side of the market.
Aug 18, 2019 22:59 UTC Business Read More

Lunchbox Nutrition: How healthy is your child’s pre-packaged food?
TRI-CITIES, Tenn. (WJHL) – One stress of back to school time for parents is packing a lunch for their child. Pre-packaged manufactured food can seem like an…
Aug 18, 2019 22:58 UTC Nutrition Read More

Degrading Tor network performance only costs a few thousand dollars per month
Attackers can flood Tor's bridges with just $17k/month, Tor's load balancers for only $2.8k/month, academics say.
Aug 18, 2019 22:53 UTC Technology Read More

Chaos erupts after a misheard bid for a rare Porsche at auction
Confusion reigned at Sotheby's after an auction bid for a rare Porsche Type 64 was misheard, and posted as a record-shattering $70 million.
Aug 18, 2019 22:23 UTC Business Read More

SunSetter recalls vinyl covers for motorized awnings after 73-year-old man killed
SunSetter announced plans to recall 270000 vinyl covered motorized awnings after a 73-year-old man was killed by one. According to the Consumer Product…
Aug 18, 2019 22:21 UTC Business Read More

Tesla relaunches its solar-panel business: You can rent one for $50 per month
Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk took to to Twitter to announce the restart of the company's solar-panel sector.
Aug 18, 2019 22:13 UTC Business Read More

Fed Chief Wedged Between a Slowing Economy and an Angry President
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell faces scrutiny from markets and the White House over his stewardship of interest rates in an economy unsettled by a…
Aug 18, 2019 22:09 UTC Business Read More

Encryption has created an uncrackable puzzle for the real world
Encryption protects us, so maybe it's time for us to protect it. But no answer to the encryption debate is without a downside.
Aug 18, 2019 22:05 UTC Technology Read More

Cicilline Received Thousands in Amazon Exec Contributions 2 Months Before July Antitrust Hearings
United States Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) -- who is heading a Congressional anti-trust probe into Amazon, Apple, Google, and Facebook -- received…
Aug 18, 2019 21:56 UTC Business Read More

Is fasting for 16 hours a day really the secret to long-term weight loss?
Intermittent fasting is widely used as a weight-loss tool, but there are other benefits – and potential pitfalls.
Aug 18, 2019 21:55 UTC Nutrition Read More

Fitbit Versa 2 will reportedly roll out September 15 with OLED display, Alexa
The Fitbit Versa 2, the long-awaited successor to the well-reviewed Fitbit Versa, will reportedly be unveiled this month ahead of its release on September 15.
Aug 18, 2019 21:51 UTC Technology Read More

Trump warns China against 'another Tiananmen Square,' says Tim Cook made 'compelling' tariff case
President Trump told reporters on Sunday that Apple CEO Tim Cook privately made a "very compelling argument" that the administration's tariffs on…
Aug 18, 2019 21:35 UTC Business Read More

SAIRENTO VR Review: One Of The Best VR Games I Have Ever Played!
Sairento VR is now available Physically on the PS4 and this is what we think of it!
Aug 18, 2019 21:30 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Visa waiver proposal under fire
The Foreign Ministry has asked the government to review the economic ministers' proposal to offer a visa waiver to Chinese and Indian tourists as a part of the…
Aug 18, 2019 21:29 UTC Business Read More

Trump says he talked to Apple CEO Tim Cook about tariffs and Samsung
Trump said Cook made a "good case" that it would be difficult for Apple to pay tariffs, when Samsung does not face the same hurdle because much of its…
Aug 18, 2019 20:52 UTC Business Read More

What Should I Do With My Crazy Student Loans?
Q. I've recently gotten engaged to the woman of my dreams, but I'm worried about starting off our life together in serious debt. It took me a while to figure out what…
Aug 18, 2019 20:14 UTC Business Read More

Toronto fertility startup Lilia attracts early interest from investors
While Alyssa Atkins endured an unnerving three-month wait to get the results of her fertility test, she figured there had to be a better way. In less time than it took…
Aug 18, 2019 20:05 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

Indie Game "Darq" Turns Down Epic Exclusivity to Avoid Ruining the Credibility of the Studio
Indie developer Unfold Games has just released their first title – the ambitious and dreamy horror-adventure game Darq. Just prior to its release, the developer…
Aug 18, 2019 19:59 UTC Technology Read More

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