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The US government is testing surveillance balloons that could track multiple vehicles from 65,000 feet

via US Air Force The United States military is testing a new form of border surveillance technology: high-altitude balloons. The balloons are equipped with radar tech that enables the tracking of mul...

The US government is testing surveillance balloons that could track multiple vehicles from 65,000 feet

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Pentagon testing mass surveillance balloons across the US Exclusive: the high-altitude balloons promise a cheap monitoring platform that could follow multiple cars and boats for extended periodsThe US military is conducting wide-area surveillance tests across six midwest states using experimental high-altitude balloons, documents filed with the Federal Com...
17:00 2019-08-02

Pentagon reportedly testing balloons to hunt drug trafficking, security threats The US military is testing up to 25 unmanned, high-altitude surveillance balloons flying across six Midwest states to detect drug trafficking and homeland security threats, according to a report. The balloons are being launched from rural South Dakota and drift across a wide swath that encompasses p...
17:26 2019-08-02

To restore Internet access after a massive earthquake, the Peruvian government turned to balloons When a magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck remote parts of Peru’s Amazon region, Loon — an Internet-providing balloon service owned by Alphabet — dispatched a group of balloons to the impacted area....
22:39 2019-05-31

TPD responds to crash at Silverlake and Kino involving multiple vehicles TUCSON — Tucson police have responded to a crash involving three vehicles at Silverlake and Kino. Officers say the crash happened 2 p.m. Tuesday. A man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Another man ran from the scene of the crash, but has since been taken into police cu...
04:39 2019-09-21

China considers testing no-go zones for gasoline vehicles: ministry China is considering testing a ban on gasoline-powered vehicles in some parts of the country and may set a timetable to eventually phase out such vehicles, according to the industry ministry....
07:00 2019-08-22

State office lost track of vehicles for years, audit finds Dude, where are your cars? The state Office for Persons with Developmental Disabilities did such a lousy job keeping tabs on its fleet of vehicles that it lost track of two vans for years, a new audit of the agency found. A review of four city OPWDD outposts by the office of state Comptroller Thomas...
12:13 2019-08-20

Amid ICE raids, Amazon’s government contract comes under fire over surveillance concerns Protesters occupied an Amazon bookstore in New York specifically to protest the company's relationship with ICE, and employees have called on Amazon to terminate these contracts....
18:26 2019-08-13

Government Mulling On Reducing Tax Rates For Passenger Vehicles SIAM and several automakers have asked for GST rates to be reduced on passenger vehicles and peg them under 18 per cent tax slab instead of 28 per cent....
12:13 2019-09-03

Multiple women claim harassment by prominent NY open-government expert Eight women describe sexual harassment by Bob Freeman, the former head of New York state's Committee on Open Government.        ...
10:26 2019-06-28

Union Budget 2019: Government Recommends Reduction Of GST From 12% To 5% On Electric Vehicles The Union Budget for 2019 has been announced and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made a number of promises for the overall development of the country's economy. While there haven't been major......
10:39 2019-07-05

Gujarat Government Makes Massive Cuts In Fines Under New Motor Vehicles Act The BJP-ruled Gujarat government on Tuesday announced a drastic cut in the penalties for traffic violations even as the Centre is justifying the steep fine amounts under the amended Motor Vehicles......
02:00 2019-09-12

Mexican Economy Contracts, Testing New Government The Mexican economy contracted in the first quarter from the end of last year, a challenge for the six-month-old government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who said he expects economic growth to average 4% during his six-year term....
18:52 2019-05-24

No criminal charges for NY open-government expert after multiple women claim harassment Eight women describe sexual harassment by Bob Freeman, the former head of New York state's Committee on Open Government. Prosecutors closed the case.        ...
18:13 2019-06-28

Britain could have Big Brother surveillance society worse than George Orwell's 1984, government watchdog warns Britain risks drifting into a surveillance society worse than that led by Big Brother in George Orwell's 1984, with cameras that can read lips as people talk on the street, a government watchdog warned today....
21:39 2019-08-27

Government To Strengthen POCSO Act, Set Up Fast Track Courts: Minister The Centre will soon set up fast track courts to clear the pending 1.6 lakh cases of crime against children and further strengthen the POCSO act with stringent penal provisions, Minister of State for......
21:39 2019-07-17

Chinese Government Reportedly Hacks Telecoms and Smartphones to Track Uyghur Population The Chinese government is employing hackers to crack both Asian telecommunications carriers and personal devices in an effort to track the Uyghur ethnic population in Asia, according to new reports from both Reuters and CNN.Read more......
02:39 2019-09-06

Thomas Cook news LIVE: Government launches 'fast-track' as more than 150,000 Britons left stranded abroad All Thomas Cook bookings and flights cancelled Government and Civil Aviation Authority have dozens of planes to fly customers back to the UK Repatriation will be 'UK's largest in peacetime' 21,000 employees across the world lose their jobs Holidaymakers can go to thomascook.caa.co.uk, for advice and...
15:00 2019-09-23

Italian Track Cyclist Impaled By Chunk Of Wooden Track Mid-Race Expected To Make Full Recovery During the scratch race at the Junior and U23 European Track Championships in Ghent on Friday, a group of riders crashed into one another, wreaking havoc not just on the leaderboard, but also on the track itself. The incident lifted a piece of the wooden track off the ground, which found its way int...
20:26 2019-07-13

Hot-air balloons fly at the European Balloon Festival Hot-air balloon pilots participate in the annual European Balloon Festival in Igualada, Spain. The balloon festival is one of the largest in Europe.       ...
15:13 2019-07-12

Hot-air balloons soar at the European Balloon Festival Hot-air balloon pilots participate in the annual European Balloon Festival in Igualada, Spain. The balloon festival is one of the largest in Europe.       ...
06:13 2019-07-12

Are the balloons released before the Indy 500 really safe? We tested them. The IndyStar conducted a citizen science experiment to determine how fast Indy 500 balloons used on race day would biodegrade, if at all.        ...
13:39 2019-05-24

Alphabet's balloons broadcast LTE two days after Peruvian quake When a magnitude 8.0 earthquake hit Peru Sunday, the Alphabet spinoff Loon was quick to respond. Within 48 hours, Loon delivered its internet-relaying balloons and began providing LTE coverage to users below. While more balloons are on the way, Loon......
14:26 2019-05-30

The massive balloons that have made drug smuggling by plane nearly extinct RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas — It was just another Monday in 2001 when a few of the country’s top national security officials gathered inside the Pentagon to discuss taking all the air out of a program that used balloons for surveillance near the U.S.-Mexico border....
21:52 2019-08-26

'Women don't belong in balloons': stand back for an unexpected Theory of Everything 2 Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne reunite for The Aeronauts, another restrained period biopic that looks like it might at some point become absolutely completely horrifically frighteningThe Theory of Everything was a phenomenon. A moving, inspirational, beautifully acted period drama about a genuine...
21:52 2019-08-30

Google’s internet balloons face doubts from potential customers Google’s bet on balloons to deliver cell service soon faces a crucial test amid doubts about the viability of the technology by some potential customers.Read More...
13:39 2019-07-01

Alphabet's internet balloons have spent a million hours in the stratosphere The fledgling internet balloon industry just marked an important achievement. Alphabet's Loon has recorded over 1 million hours of stratospheric flight for its balloons, covering about 24.9 million miles. The figures aren't completely shocking when......
21:13 2019-07-23

Those UFOs Spotted Over Kansas City Last Night Were Darpa Test Balloons What were those two strange objects flying over Kansas City, Missouri last night? Plenty of people took to Twitter yesterday to speculate that they might be anything from internet balloons for Google’s Project Loon to slimy green aliens. But in reality, they’re almost certainly Darpa’s new test ball...
17:00 2019-06-21

To Restore Internet Access After a Massive Quake, Peru Turned to Balloons Loon - an Internet-providing balloon service owned by Alphabet, Google's parent company - is providing Peru's people with wireless broadband communication....
19:26 2019-06-01

Birthday Cake, Balloons For Convict In Bihar Jail, 7 Guards Suspended A grand party was organised recently in Bihar's Sitamarhi jail to celebrate the birthday of a gangster convicted of killing two engineers in 2015. Seven prison guards have been suspended after visuals......
17:26 2019-09-01

Report: Uber spent $200K a year on balloons for staff anniversaries; stickers to be used instead To cut back on costs, Uber is cutting helium balloons, which cost the company over $200,000 a year, a report says.       ...
01:00 2019-08-15

North Carolina store robbed by armed man in Halloween mask holding balloons A man wearing a vampire Halloween mask and clutching balloons in one hand and a gun in the other reportedly held up a North Carolina discount store during the weekend....
19:52 2019-08-06

Tennessee man's finger balloons, pops, sheds skin in gory pics after 'freak' rattlesnake bite A man who was doing work in the woods with his friends said a “freak accident” involving a snake landed him in medical trouble with a massively swollen purple finger....
20:26 2019-06-04

An Important Message: This Man With A Top Hat And Twisty Mustache Is Visiting Schools Warning Students About The Dangers Of Piloting Hot Air Balloons Under The Influence Of Dr. Fixit’s Vigor-Inducing Delousing Tonic And Quaffable Cure-All It’s a dangerous world out there, but one intrepid educator is going around the country to make sure our nation’s youth enter that world prepared: This man with a top hat and twisty mustache is visiting schools to warn students about the dangers of piloting hot air balloons while under the influence...
06:13 2019-07-13

Big government vs. small government: Here's how much your state spends on you The average spending per capita varies from as little as $7,430 in one state to nearly triple that amount in others.       ...
17:39 2019-07-13

How Surveillance Cameras Could Be Weaponized With A.I. Advances in artificial intelligence could supercharge surveillance cameras, allowing footage to be constantly monitored and instantly analyzed, the A.C.L.U. warned in a new report....
16:01 2019-06-14

When Battlefield Surveillance Comes to Your Town All-seeing 24/7 video surveillance technology, first developed for use in war, is now affordable enough to be used domestically to fight crime and terrorism. Some lawmakers are wary....
11:26 2019-08-03

What can cause red spots on the feet? There are many possible causes of red spots on the feet, including injuries, insect bites, irritations, and infections. Learn about some common causes and how to treat them here....
03:26 2019-08-21

Sex, lies, and surveillance: Something's wrong with the war on sex trafficking Silicon Valley's biggest companies have partnered with a single organization to fight sex trafficking -- one that maintains a data collection pipeline, is partnered with Palantir, and helps law enforcement profile and track sex workers without their......
05:52 2019-06-01

US could blacklist up to five Chinese surveillance firms Following the recent executive order that banned US firms from doing business with Huawei, the US is now considering adding up to five Chinese firms specializing in video surveillance to a blacklist that would bar them from using US components or software.The US could add Hikvision, Dahua and severa...
20:52 2019-05-22

The FBI plans more social media surveillance The FBI wants to gather more information from social media. Today, it issued a call for contracts for a new social media monitoring tool. According to a request-for-proposals (RFP), it's looking for an "early alerting tool" that would help it monitor......
01:26 2019-07-13

"Smart City of Surveillance": Chips with Everything Leyland Cecco and Lilian Edwards join Jordan Erica Webber to talk about the latest delays in plans to build a smart neighbourhood in Toronto. Continue reading......
09:00 2019-06-24

Your Feet Are Revolting. Please, Won't You Wash Them? I’m sorry to say that the time has come for us to talk about your disgusting feet. Your smelly, cracked, fungus-y feet. I know, this isn’t anyone’s idea of a good time (okay fine, it’s kind of my idea of a good time, you got me there), but it needs to be done. We’ve already used this space to talk a...
08:39 2019-05-22

Map reveals which cities use Ring’s surveillance network to spy on you An engineering student in Illinois has put together a handy map to help pinpoint locations where police are tapped into Ring’s surveillance network. Ring, a company best known for smart doorbells and home security cameras, has a massive network of these cameras installed, some of which are being use...
09:00 2019-08-10

Measles surveillance lags in U.S. workplaces, expert says (Reuters Health) - - Monitoring for measles in U.S. workplaces needs improvement, especially in the healthcare sector, an occupational safety expert argues....
23:13 2019-08-02

Recommended Reading: Algorithms and school surveillance Aggression Detectors: The unproven, invasive surveillance technology schools are using to monitor students Jack Gillum and Jeff Kao, ProPublica Following the rise in mass shootings, schools, hospitals and other public places are installing tech to......
22:13 2019-06-29

Germans fear return of 'scary' surveillance A hidden audio recorder built to fit inside a bedroom door. A tiny camera stashed in a garden birdhouse. Secret odour-samplers embedded into living rooms sofa to collect signature body scents, to be stored for future use so sniffer dogs can track surveillance targets....
15:01 2019-06-09

Inside China’s Surveillance Crackdown on Uyghurs In Xinjiang, northwest China, the government is cracking down on the minority Muslim Uyghur population, keeping them under constant surveillance and throwing more than a million people into concentration camps. But in Istanbul, 3,000 miles away, a community of women who have escaped a life of repres...
19:52 2019-05-21

World Catching Up With China on Surveillance Tech China leads the world in facial-recognition and other new surveillance technologies, but other countries are adopting similar tools, according to a new report by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace....
04:00 2019-09-18

Can we talk in confidence? The death of candour in the age of surveillance The Kim Darroch leaks highlight how hard it is to keep any communication private. How can we regain our privacy?“Dance like no one is watching,” the American journalist Olivia Nuzzi wrote in 2014. “Email like it may one day be read aloud in a deposition.”Nuzzi’s advice could have saved Kim Darroch a...
09:26 2019-07-11

AI surveillance that tracks citizens is expanding worldwide WASHINGTON — A research group says a growing number of countries are following China’s lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens. The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace says at least 75 countries are actively using AI tools such as facial recognition for surveillance. The l...
04:52 2019-09-18

'Hallucinating' AI makes it harder than ever to hide from surveillance Machine vision is one of the most important AI applications, and - for surveillance - one of the most controversial and underestimated. Now researchers have demonstrated that AI can construct a person's complete image from a partial photo....
21:00 2019-06-03

Why US public schools’ creepy use of surveillance AI should frighten you Public schools across the US continue to spend millions implementing AI-powered surveillance solutions alleged to prevent or mitigate violence. The only problem: most of them don’t work. US schools now rival China’s when it comes to ubiquitous surveillance, yet our students remain at the highest ris...
01:13 2019-07-24

SEC Pressures Exchanges on Market-Surveillance Project The SEC is stepping up pressure on exchanges to finish a huge, long-delayed database designed to help detect market manipulation and investigate episodes of anomalous trading....
15:00 2019-09-10

Nipah Yet To Be Confirmed, Says Kerala Minister, 52 Under Surveillance A 23-year-old man admitted in a private hospital in Ernkaulam is suspected to have contracted Nipah -- a virus that caused the deaths of 17 people last summer -- Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja has......
15:26 2019-06-03

We’ve surrounded the Earth with surveillance satellites, but who is that good for? It was only on the fourth orbit, when the spacecraft’s orientation had changed, that they had the vision for which their mission will always be remembered. Shortly after they had swept from night to day, a bright, colorful complexity came past the limb of the Moon and into view.  —Oh my God! Look at...
19:26 2019-07-20

Google and Mozilla to block web surveillance in Kazakhstan Google and Mozilla are taking action against the government of Kazakhstan's efforts to launch a surveillance operation against its own citizens. Both companies announced today that they are blocking a root certificate that the Kazakhstan government u......
13:26 2019-08-21

Confusion builds over U.S. ban on Chinese surveillance technology Contractors who buy and install Hikvision and Dahua surveillance systems told U.S. officials on Friday that an ambiguous law that bans purchases from the two Chinese companies could harm their businesses....
23:00 2019-07-19

You should update WhatsApp to avoid a surveillance vulnerability WhatsApp has rushed to roll out a security fix for a surveillance vulnerability. The firm says people should upgrade to the latest version of the app...
15:39 2019-05-21

Raytheon to retrofit U.S. Air Force F-15s with surveillance technology Raytheon Co. will retrofit F-15 fighter planes with identity and surveillance units in a $14.9 million contract modification, the U.S. Air Force announced....
21:26 2019-06-07

NSA vs. civil liberties groups on phone surveillance U.S. intelligence officials have asked Congress to permanently extend a controversial program that has allowed the National Security Agency to collect millions of telephone records. Civil liberties groups aren’t happy about it....
09:13 2019-09-06

Mod turns your Tesla into a rolling surveillance system The Sentry Mode on Tesla cars has been helpful for catching thieves, but one security researcher wants to illustrate the advantages and pitfalls of taking that camera system to its logical conclusion. Tevora's Truman Kain has developed a Surveillanc......
08:39 2019-08-11

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
14:52 2019-07-03

Exploding stars may have put humanity on two feet As human ancestors went from swinging through trees to walking on two legs, they may have received a boost from an unlikely source: ancient supernovas....
17:26 2019-05-30

Video shows why you should never put your feet on a car’s dashboard A video shared on social media shows the sheer force from the exploding airbag completely shattering a car's windscreen, prompted safety experts to warn about the damage it could cause to a passenger if they had their feet resting on the dashboard....
21:13 2019-05-22

Phone survives fall from 103,000 feet Let's face it, we all drop our phones. The only difference is how we react to the incident. Some will pick up the device and go on as if nothing happened while others will instantly look at the screen for any signs of a crack. And even if nothing seems wrong on the outside, they will worry about pos...
18:52 2019-06-11

Antonio Brown's Feet Are A Nightmare Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown visited a foot specialist over the weekend to address an injury that has kept him from participating in most of training camp. Thanks to Brown’s Instagram page, we have a pretty good idea of the specific nature of that injury....
19:39 2019-08-05

Covering a Mother’s Love at 20,000 Feet Isabella de la Houssaye learned she had Stage 4 lung cancer. She wanted to climb a mountain with her daughter. A reporter joined them on their two-week trek to the roof of the Americas....
02:39 2019-05-24

Qatar: Dragging its feet over reform? As allegations linger over financing terrorism and treatment of foreign workers, is Qatar doing only the minimum over reform? Conflict Zone's Tim Sebastian meets foreign ministry spokesperson Lolwah Al-Khater....
20:39 2019-06-13

Guadalajara Covered in Feet of Ice After ‘Never-Before-Seen’ Hailstorm Residents of the Mexican city of Guadalajara woke up to a massive hailstorm Sunday that covered several neighborhoods in a layer of ice up to five feet thick in some areas. The hailstorm hit Guadalajara at around 2 a.m. Sunday, the AFP reports, when the temperature suddenly dropped after what the BB...
19:13 2019-07-01

Walking tall: 3D printing keeps man on his feet (KPNX) Elliot Monuro has battled cancer all his life. From the age of 11, Monuro has taken medications as part of the fight against cancer. He first noticed the side effects of the medicine on his bones in his mid-twenties: intolerable pain in his ankles. Elliot was diagnosed with osteonecrosis, a d...
21:52 2019-08-01

The Best Low-Cut Hiking Boots To Help Your Feet Fly Up the Trail It’s a battle that continues to wage: hiking boots or trail runners? For many hikers, low-cut hiking boots are the happy middle ground, offering a solution that pleases most people. They are lighter that bulkier backpacking boots, but they offer more support than traditional trail running shoes. But...
01:52 2019-06-19

This Swiss river is clear enough to see 30 feet below Tucked away in Ticino, Switzerland, Valle Verzasca is known for its debris-free, crystal clear water. Swimmers can clearly see the bottom of the riverbed. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:7 places that serve avocado with a twistWhat beer ramen tastes likeHow custom paddleboards a...
00:26 2019-08-01

Why orthopedic shoes may not really be good for our feet New research into how calluses work for our feet and balance suggests that thick-soled shoes, such as orthopedic shoes, may do us more harm than good....
00:52 2019-07-19

Why Apollo 10 Stopped Just 47,000 Feet From the Moon In a year when we’ll celebrate Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary, it’s worth remembering the pathfinders who completed the same mission with one critical order: don’t actually land on the moon....
23:00 2019-05-21

Blues look to get back on their feet in Game 2 Blues look to get back on their feet in Game 2 - Blowing a two-goal lead to lose Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final to the Boston Bruins on Monday was no doubt a hit for the St. Louis Blues, but it was another hit during the loss that remained the talk of media availability Tuesday....
11:39 2019-05-29

Hikvision, a surveillance powerhouse, walks U.S.-China tightrope For China's Hikvision, the world's largest purveyor of video surveillance systems and a vendor to Xinjiang police agencies, a moment of reckoning may be at hand....
06:26 2019-08-29

Edward Snowden: Germany a 'primary example' of NSA surveillance cooperation In his new book, Edward Snowden describes how US intelligence agencies collect vast amounts of data around the world. Foreign governments often help facilitate the collection, and Germany is no exception....
05:52 2019-09-17

How surveillance capitalism is changing human nature forever Firms that turn behaviour into saleable data are reshaping society – and us, says Shoshana Zuboff as she discusses her book, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism...
15:39 2019-05-21

U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm Hikvision: NYT The U.S. administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy U.S. technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, deepening worries about trade frictions between the world's two top economies....
05:26 2019-05-22

US may blacklist Chinese surveillance kit firm Hikvision - reports Fears grow that world’s two largest economies are on edge of full-blown tech cold war The US is reportedly considering restricting Hikvision, a Chinese surveillance equipment provider active in Xinjiang, from buying US components, escalating already tense ties between the world’s two largest economi...
10:13 2019-05-22

The fashion line designed to trick surveillance cameras Adversarial Fashion garments are covered in license plates, aimed at bamboozling a device’s databases Automatic license plate readers, which use networked surveillance cameras and simple image recognition to track the movements of cars around a city, may have met their match, in the form of a T-shir...
14:13 2019-08-14

From The Handmaid's Tale to Facebook's secrets: best books on surveillance Joanna Kavenna selects her favourite books that reveal how we are scrutinised – including a history of black slavery and classics by Atwood and OrwellWith immaculate irony, Facebook announced its new cryptocurrency, hoping to bring the financial transactions of its 2.4 billion users on to its platfo...
15:52 2019-09-02

The Latest: Rwanda tightens border surveillance for Ebola KASINDI, Congo (AP) — The Latest on the Ebola outbreak in Africa (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Rwanda’s government says it is tightening border surveillance after the deadly Ebola outbreak crossed the frontier from eastern Congo into Uganda. Rwanda borders both countries. The state-backed newsp...
16:52 2019-06-12

Surveillance app installed on phones of Xinjiang visitors: report China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
14:00 2019-07-03

Data leak reveals how Russia uses telecoms for surveillance Documents found on an unprotected backup drive have given new insight into both the scope and scale of Russia's system for operative investigative activities or SORM that is used for state surveillance of citizens' calls, messages and data.Director of cyber risk research at the security fi...
22:00 2019-09-18

Senate demands answers from Amazon over Ring surveillance Ring's controversial "Neighbors" surveillance network and cozy relationship with police departments has drawn the eye US lawmakers. In a letter to CEO Jeff Bezos, Senator Edward Markey expressed concern that the system "could easily create a surveill......
11:39 2019-09-06

Fujifilm’s new surveillance camera can read license plates from 1km away Fujifilm has announced a new long-range surveillance camera that can spot vehicles’ licence plates from a kilometer away. To accomplish this, the so-called Fujifilm SX800 packs a built-in lens capable of 40x optical zoom, boosting the focal length from 20mm to 800mm. It also supports a 1.25x digital...
22:39 2019-07-23

How China Uses High-Tech Surveillance to Subdue Minorities China has turned the Xinjiang region in its far west into an incubator for automated authoritarianism that could spread across the country and beyond....
02:01 2019-05-23

Cisco to Pay $8.6 Million for Selling Vulnerable Surveillance Software The settlement marks the first time a company has been forced to pay out under a US whistleblower law for not having adequate cyber-security protections....
15:52 2019-08-01

Some US Cities Are Moving Into Real-Time Facial Surveillance Chinese authorities apply facial-recognition programs to surveillance videos to identify subjects. Now, a report says Chicago and Detroit have purchased their own systems....
16:00 2019-05-21

Kazakhstan halts introduction of internet surveillance system Kazakhstan has halted the implementation of an internet surveillance system criticized by lawyers as illegal, with the government describing its initial rollout as a test....
11:13 2019-08-07

Apple, WhatsApp criticize GCHQ surveillance plans Apple and other tech firms have rallied together to criticize a GCHQ proposal which would enable the UK government to eavesdrop on encrypted chat services.The iPhone maker, together with WhatsApp and 50 companies, civil society organizations and security experts, have signed an open letter calling o...
03:26 2019-05-31

Amazon Gets US Patent To Use Delivery Drones For Surveillance Service Amazon.com Inc is exploring using drones not just to deliver packages but also to provide surveillance as a service to its customers, according to a patent granted by the United States Patent and......
06:26 2019-06-22

Trump plays down Iranian shooting of U.S. surveillance drone U.S. President Donald Trump played down Iran's downing of a U.S. military surveillance drone on Thursday, saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and that "it would have made a big difference" to him if the remotely controlled aircraft had been piloted....
23:26 2019-06-20

Credit Suisse Launches Probe Into Its Surveillance of Top Executive Credit Suisse launched an investigation into its surveillance of a departing top executive who is joining crosstown rival UBS, after the executive filed a report with Zurich police....
23:52 2019-09-23

Huawei, Africa and the global reach of surveillance technology  Accusations that Huawei helped Uganda and Zambia spy on opponents have intensified concerns about China exporting its digital surveillance tools to Africa. But Western companies are also selling spyware on the continent....
02:52 2019-09-13

U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance technology firm Hikvision -NYT The Trump administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy American technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
04:52 2019-05-22

Face Recognition Surveillance Banned by Second American City One day after the biggest police body camera manufacturer in America banned the use of face recognition technology, Somerville, Massachusetts became the second city in the United States to ban the tech after San Francisco broke new ground with a ban last month, Vice reported.Read more......
21:52 2019-06-28

Amazon gets U.S. patent to use delivery drones for surveillance service Amazon.com Inc is exploring using drones not just to deliver packages but also to provide surveillance as a service to its customers, according to a patent granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office....
01:52 2019-06-22

Florida trooper dragged 100 feet by car in Orlando ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida state trooper received minor injuries when he was dragged about 100 feet (30 meters) by a car during a traffic stop. Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Lt. Kim Montes says the trooper was trying to stop a speeding car early Wednesday in Orlando when the car was forced ...
20:26 2019-06-20

Mom uses GPS to locate daughter, 17, trapped under car 25 feet down mountainside A North Carolina mom used a phone tracking app to find her missing teenage daughter who had been pinned underneath her car for more than seven hours after careening 25 feet down the side of a mountain....
13:13 2019-06-15

Guadalajara, Mexico gets buried in more than three feet of hail GUADALAJARA, Mex. (NBC NEWS) – A freak summer hail storm in Guadalajara, Mexico, submerged cars and damaged hundreds of houses Sunday morning, officials said. Jalisco state’s civil defense agency began working at dawn to clear ice from the streets, said Jalisco Gov. Enrique Alfaro. Photo...
00:52 2019-07-02

The ghosts that keep Daniel Dubois’ feet on the ground Daniel Dubois’ trainer Martin Bowers has seen a lot since he opened The Peacock Gym with his brother in 1978 The post The ghosts that keep Daniel Dubois’ feet on the ground appeared first on Boxing News....
21:26 2019-09-23

Accent Your Home With 10 Feet of Philips Hue Lightstrips For $52 The great thing about Philips Hue is that your fancy lighting profiles aren’t limited to standard bulbs; the Hue LighStrip Plus lets you to stick a rope of color-changing, Wi-Fi connected lights anywhere in your house....
22:26 2019-09-19

Why the chunky trainer trend might be bad news for your feet Trainers are the rare combination of fashionable and practical. But with soles getting thicker, podiatrists warn: don’t mistake them for gym shoesFor those who have spent decades teetering in sky-high heels, wobbling on cobbled streets and sinking into damp grass, the current crop of on-trend traine...
19:00 2019-05-30

Delta flight descends nearly 30,000 feet in minutes NBC — A packed plane was diverted to Tampa International Airport after descending nearly 30,000 feet within a few minutes. Delta Airlines Flight 2353, a Boeing 763, took off from Atlanta on Wednesday afternoon, headed to Fort Lauderdale before they forced a landing in Tampa. The plane descende...
11:52 2019-09-20

Peter Crouch: 'Getting 50,000 people on their feet – you can't replicate that' He’s played for seven Premier League clubs and been capped 42 times, but last month he finally hung up his boots. So what’s next for one of Britain’s best-loved footballers?Folded up in the corner of a sofa, wearing skinny black jeans and a black shirt, limbs tucked away wherever they will go, Peter...
18:00 2019-08-11

Antonio Brown's Nightmare Feet Might've Been Frozen If you’re into feet, and I mean really into feet, you’ve come to the right place: the internet. But also Deadspin dot com, your source for all the latest news and updates on Antonio Brown’s hideous tootsies....
18:00 2019-08-07

Essay: Why Apollo 10 Stopped Just 47,000 Feet From the Moon In a year when we’ll celebrate Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary, it’s worth remembering the pathfinders who completed the same mission with one critical order: don’t actually land on the moon....
17:26 2019-05-21

Little cat feet in New York come closer to first U.S. state declawing ban New York crept closer to becoming the first U.S. state to outlaw cat declawing on Tuesday, after both chambers of the state legislature passed a ban on the feline surgery except for therapeutic reasons....
04:39 2019-06-05

Everlane's New Glove Boots Are Like Sweaters For Your Feet It’s almost boot season, people, so naturally, Everlane has a new release that’s bound to become your shoe wardrobe stable over the next several months. On the heels of the release of their Day Glove ReKnit flat, the retailer has unveiled the Glove Boot, an ankle boot made from the same sustainable ...
15:00 2019-09-18

| From Kylemore to Springboks: Jantjies keeps feet on the ground Herschel Jantjies has rocketed into the South African spotlight, but his father believes he has his feet firmly on the ground. Lloyd Burnard reports....
13:39 2019-08-01

US to reportedly blacklist Chinese surveillance camera giant Hikvision The reported ban on Hikvision comes at a time when US is restricting technology exports to several leading Chinese technology companies, including Huawei....
04:13 2019-05-23

Chinese border guards put secret surveillance app on tourists' phones Software extracts emails, texts and contacts and could be used to track movementsChinese border police are secretly installing surveillance apps on the phones of visitors and downloading personal information as part of the government’s intensive scrutiny of the remote Xinjiang region, the Guardian c...
00:39 2019-07-03

We Have Been Harmonised: Life in China’s Surveillance State by Kai Strittmatter – review A remarkable analysis identifies ‘Mao 2.0’ as the west’s new cold war adversaryKai Strittmatter is a German journalist who writes for Süddeutsche Zeitung and is currently based in Copenhagen. From 1997 until recently, he had been a foreign correspondent in Beijing. Prior to those postings, he had st...
11:39 2019-06-30

The Pentagon’s new heartbeat detection laser could save us from our surveillance horror The Pentagon last week unveiled a long-range laser device capable of detecting a person’s unique heart-signature. It was designed to thwart terrorism, but could lead to the Holy Grail of civilian surveillance: an ethical, non-invasive method of conducting biometric identification from afar. Science ...
22:26 2019-07-05

Australian Police Raid Journalist’s Home Over Surveillance Article It was believed to be the first such action against an Australian journalist in more than a decade. A union called the raid “an outrageous attack on press freedom.”...
11:52 2019-06-04

This Map Shows If Your Town's Police Are Tapped Into Ring's Surveillance Network Ring, the smart doorbell home security system Amazon bought for over $1 billion last year, is involved in some fairly unnerving arrangements with local law enforcement agencies. Wouldn’t you like to know if the cops in your town are among them?Read more......
08:00 2019-08-09

U.S. to sell 34 surveillance drones to allies in South China Sea region The Trump administration has moved ahead with a surveillance drone sale to four U.S. allies in the South China Sea region as acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said Washington will no longer "tiptoe" around Chinese behavior in Asia....
02:39 2019-06-04

U.N. surveillance expert urges global moratorium on sale of spyware The world should impose a moratorium on the sale and use of surveillance software until there are rules in place to stop governments using it to spy on opponents and critics, a U.N. expert recommended....
21:26 2019-06-18

Amazon's Ring barred police from using 'surveillance' to describe its products Amazon's home security company Ring deleted the term "surveillance" from a statement that law enforcement officials gave to local news outlets, public records obtained by Gizmodo reveal....
09:52 2019-08-21

Chinese officials reportedly installed a surveillance app on tourists' phones Chinese border guards are reportedly installing surveillance apps on the phones of some travelers. According to an investigation by the Guardian, The New York Times and Süddeutsche Zeitung, the app extracts emails, texts and contacts, as well as......
21:39 2019-07-02

The US is reportedly considering blacklisting Chinese surveillance tech firm Hikvision The U.S. administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy U.S. technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, deepening worries about trade frictions between the world's two top economies....
04:52 2019-05-22

Ring’s surveillance partnership with law enforcement is deeper than previously thought Amazon’s Ring has finally come clean about its partnership with law enforcement agencies in the US. The doorbell-camera company — which was acquired by the retail giant in February 2018 — disclosed that it has inked deals with 407 agencies to “facilitate conversations around crime and safety among a...
01:26 2019-08-30

Amazon’s Ring Barred Cops From Using 'Surveillance' to Describe Its Products Amazon’s home security company Ring quietly removed the term “surveillance” from a statement law enforcement officials provided to local news outlets, according to public records obtained by Gizmodo.Read more......
08:13 2019-08-20

Hong Kong protesters wary of Chinese surveillance technology Young Hong Kong residents protesting a proposed law that would allow suspects to be sent to China for trial are seeking to safeguard their identities from potential retaliation by authorities employing sophisticated facial recognition and other technology...
16:13 2019-06-13

France seeks European surveillance to secure Gulf traffic France’s foreign minister says his country is working with European partners on an observation mission to ensure maritime security in the Persian Gulf, where tensions have climbed with Iran’s seizure last week of a U.K.-flagged oil tanker...
23:00 2019-07-23

Moratorium call on surveillance technology to end ‘free-for-all’ abuses: UN expert Surveillance technology should be banned immediately until “effective” national or international controls are put in place to lessen its harmful impact, a UN-appointed independent rights expert said on Tuesday....
19:39 2019-06-27

After Huawei, U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm: media The U.S. administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the world's top two economies could be further inflamed....
09:52 2019-05-22

PEN World Voices Festival: Surveillance Capitalism, Human Autonomy, And you Presented with The GuardianThe 2019 PEN World Voices Festival will bring more than 200 writers and artists representing over 50 nationalities to New York City and Los Angeles this month to discuss and debate the theme Open Secrets — what we reveal and what we withhold, and the opportunities and dang...
15:00 2019-05-21

Trump Administration Could Blacklist Chinese Surveillance Technology Firm The move against Hikvision would mark another step to counter China’s economic ambitions, and the first time the administration punished a company for China’s detention of Uighurs....
04:00 2019-05-22

Kevin Spacey case: Restaurant must provide surveillance footage A judge is ordering a Nantucket restaurant to hand over any surveillance footage taken the night prosecutors say Kevin Spacey groped a young man.        ...
13:26 2019-05-31

U.S. military says surveillance aircraft monitoring situation in Strait of Hormuz The U.S. military said on Friday that unarmed surveillance aircraft were in international airspace, monitoring the Strait of Hormuz and had been in contact with U.S. ships in the area as Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers....
02:00 2019-07-20

UPDATE 1-U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm Hikvision -NYT The U.S. administration is considering limits to Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision's ability to buy U.S. technology, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, deepening worries about trade frictions between the world's two top economies....
04:52 2019-05-22

How Amazon is helping cops build local surveillance networks Amazon’s Ring doorbells are helping cops build surveillance networks in neighborhoods across the country. More than 50 local police departments have partnered with Ring over the last two years and promoted the products to citizens — essentially building neighborhoods with security cameras on e...
23:26 2019-06-05

Surveillance footage offers more clues in Savannah Spurlock case Police have surveillance footage showing Savannah Spurlock, whose body was found earlier this month, entering – not but leaving – the home of a man who is a primary suspect in the case, according to a Tuesday report....
00:00 2019-07-24

Trump Administration Could Blacklist China’s Hikvision, a Surveillance Firm The move against Hikvision would mark another step to counter China’s economic ambitions, and the first time the administration punished a company for China’s detention of Uighurs....
17:39 2019-05-22

Surveillance campaign targeting Uyghur Muslims affected not just iOS, but Android too The malware campaign targeting the Uyghur Muslim minority in China’s autonomous region of Xinjiang may have been more extensive than previously thought. According to a new report published by Washington, DC-based cybersecurity firm Volexity, the community has been been at the receiving end of a larg...
16:00 2019-09-03

Global Investors Get Burned on Their Favorite Chinese Surveillance Stock Would-be buyers of innovative Chinese technology companies have been too complacent about the risk of getting trapped between Beijing and Washington....
15:26 2019-05-22

Antonio Brown back to worrying about his feet after Helmetgate NAPA, Calif. — Antonio Brown walked onto the Oakland Raiders practice field in his familiar No. 84 jersey surrounded by cameras and received warm greetings from teammates. His weeklong absence to deal with his frostbitten feet and a grievance with the NFL over the use of a helmet has ended and now h...
05:00 2019-08-14

Sleeping pills and planes: Embarrassing tales from 35,000 feet Flight attendants call their pill-popping passengers "Ambien zombies," who are unaware of the embarrassing things they do. Hear tales from the sometimes unfortunate mix of sleeping pills and planes....
19:39 2019-07-03

Teacher gives student shoes off his own feet moments before graduation A Virginia teacher gave the shoes off his own feet to a graduating fifth grader — whose own footwear busted just as he was about to walk across the stage, according to a new report. The boy was graduating from George Mason Elementary in Mason when his well-worn shoes broke down, local station ...
19:13 2019-06-14

Helping a Lost Barrio store get back on its feet TUCSON- A fundraising event was held for Petroglyphs Furniture of Lost Barrio on Friday, August 23 after the store burned down in May. The event was called “Hearts for the Barrio.” Artists of all types volunteered for the event and every cent made went directly to the store. “I thi...
15:39 2019-08-24

Dunlop "back on my feet" after Superbike Southern 100 smash Multiple Isle of Man TT winner Michael Dunlop says he is "back on my feet" having broken his pelvis in a crash during a Superbike race at the Southern 100....
15:00 2019-07-13

8-year-old injured after falling 75 feet into canyon in Sedona SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) – Sedona firefighters had to a rescue an 8-year-old girl after she fell 75 feet (23 meters) in Oak Creek Canyon. The Sedona Fire Department posted on social media that the incident happened on Sunday around 12:30 p.m. SFD rescues 8 year old girl who suffered a 75 foot fa...
08:26 2019-08-27

NASA’s Mars 2020 rover just got shiny new feet A rover without its wheels can’t do much roving at all, so the recent addition of fancy new wheels to the Mars 2020 rover is pretty exciting for NASA and space observers around the world. In a new blog post, NASA shows off some awesome photos of the wheels that were just affixed to the robot i...
20:13 2019-06-21

Boy plummets 30 feet from roller coaster at theme park A mom “screamed hysterically” as her 6-year-old son dangled from a roller coaster Thursday before falling 30 feet to the ground. Stunned eyewitnesses reported seeing the boy fall from the Twister ride at Lightwater Valley theme park in the UK. One witness said the child “slid out a...
01:00 2019-05-31

Boy rescued after falling 27 feet into Indiana sewer drain The child, who is about 5 years old, never lost consciousness while in the water-filled drain and was able to talk to Evansville, Indiana, rescue personnel.        ...
01:26 2019-07-06

US Hiker Falls 500 Feet From Cliff In US National Park The iconic Half Dome in Yosemite National Park has loomed large in the national imagination since American settlers began exploring the park in the middle of the 19th-century....
06:00 2019-09-08

Did prehistoric supernovas force humans to stand on their own two feet? Lightning isn’t just an awesome weather phenomenon. New research suggests a spectacular show of strikes may have played a pivotal role in human evolution. A paper published in the Journal of Geology claims that a “supernovae,” which sent a “cascade” of electrons to Eart...
20:39 2019-05-29

State AG probing subway flood that swept man off his feet State Attorney General Letitia James on Friday launched an investigation into claims that builders of a luxury high-rise were responsible for the deluge that flooded a Long Island City subway platform Wednesday night — sweeping a man off his feet just as a train came in. The indoor tsunami occurred ...
23:13 2019-07-19

Barefoot walkers have tough feet but sense the ground just as well People who often go barefoot develop thicker skin on the soles of their feet for protection – but unlike cushioned shoes, thick skin can still sense vibrations...
19:26 2019-06-27

Renard own goal a reminder France need to keep feet on the ground Wendie Renard's own goal in a 2-1 win over Norway on Wednesday came as reminder that France need to keep their feet on the ground if they are to claim their first women's World Cup title....
04:26 2019-06-13

Central American Migrants Are 'Voting With Their Feet' Despite U.S. Threats Trump administration aid cuts to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador aren’t slowing migration because the billions of dollars in remittances that migrants in the U.S. send back home dwarf any official assistance....
13:52 2019-07-19

UK's Boris Johnson puts his feet up in Macron's palace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron's gilded palace, putting his feet up on the furniture....
00:00 2019-08-23

Mulvaney on mass shootings: 'I don't think it's fair to lay this at the feet of the president' Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney defended his boss on Sunday against accusations by many top Democrats that President Trump’s rhetoric on issues like immigration is in part responsible for the two mass shootings over the last 24 hours....
05:13 2019-08-05

Can naltrexone help with multiple sclerosis (MS)? Low doses of naltrexone are a recent, popular treatment for MS symptoms. In this article, we look at the research, action, and side effects of naltrexone for MS....
00:26 2019-06-13

Here are the most stolen vehicles of 2016-18 Several Dodge cars are among the most stolen models, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute, part of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.       ...
09:52 2019-08-01

These 20 vehicles are the most stolen new cars in the U.S. Cars like the Dodge Charger and pickups like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are among the most-stolen new vehicles, according to a new study.       ...
09:52 2019-08-01

Cisco pays $8.6 million for selling surveillance system it knew was vulnerable Enlarge (credit: Cisco) Cisco is paying $8.6 million to settle claims that it sold a video-surveillance product the company knew made federal and state agencies vulnerable to serious hacking attacks. This is believed to be the first time a company has made a payout under a federal whistleblower la...
02:39 2019-08-02

On Politics: Trump May Impose Limits on Chinese Maker of Surveillance Tech The Trump administration could put restrictions on Hikvision to address trade and human rights issues linked to China’s technology exports and repression of Muslims....
08:39 2019-05-22

Bipartisan group of lawmakers seeks restraints on export of surveillance tools The request follows media reports indicating some companies may be providing powerful capabilities to foreign governments that in turn are using them to surveil journalists, political dissidents and U.S. citizens....
15:26 2019-05-21

'Safe like China': In Argentina, ZTE finds eager buyer for surveillance tech In Argentina's remote northern province of Jujuy, Chinese telecoms giant ZTE is installing a little slice of the Asian nation's vast surveillance state - security cameras that the local government says will help to curb street crime....
12:39 2019-07-05

Hong Kong: tens of thousands turn out to protest against new surveillance tactics Masked protesters gather to voice anger at surveillance culture that includes lampposts equipped with an array of sensorsTens of thousands of demonstrators have begun an anti-government protest in Hong Kong as the city’s 12th week of protests shows no sign of abating.Sunday’s rally – in Kowloon’s Kw...
10:26 2019-08-24

How Hong Kong's Protesters Find Ways to Outwit the Surveillance State Hong Kong's protesters wore face masks to obscure themselves from CCTVs and in fear of facial recognition software, and bought fresh pay-as-you-go SIM cards....
08:26 2019-06-17

Quebec’s Bill 21 on religious symbols leads to fears of surveillance, monitoring Bill 21, a controversial legislation that makes it illegal for public sector employees to work while wearing religious symbols, was passed Sunday night....
19:13 2019-06-19

Google, Apple, Mozilla move to block Kazakh surveillance system Alphabet Inc's Google, Apple Inc and Firefox browser maker Mozilla took steps on Wednesday to block the Kazakh government from creating an internet surveillance system using their browsers....
14:39 2019-08-21

San Francisco was right to ban facial recognition. Surveillance is a real danger | Veena Dubal Civil rights advocates are right to be leery of the technology, given the US’s history of political and racial surveillanceSan Francisco’s recent municipal ordinance banning the use of facial recognition technology by city and county agencies has received international attention. The first of its ki...
14:52 2019-05-30

Invasive fish, snakes tracked with high-tech databases, surveillance Fish scientists on the hunt for non-native species are using an array of sophisticated techniques, including high-tech databases, storm maps and DNA samples to track destructive newcomers to U.S. waterways....
09:39 2019-08-19

China Snares Tourists’ Phones in Surveillance Dragnet by Adding Secret App Border authorities routinely install the app on the phones of people entering the Xinjiang region by land from Central Asia, gathering personal data and scanning for material considered objectionable....
23:13 2019-07-02

Billions of license plate scans are part of a private surveillance database The US government might have reconsidered its plans for license plate recognition, but companies haven't -- and they've raised serious privacy concerns in the process. Motherboard has posted an exposé detailing the Digital Recognition Network,......
21:13 2019-09-17

FLIR Surveillance awarded $12.6M for sensors aboard littoral combat ships FLIR Surveillance Inc. received a $12.6 million contract for supplies, repairs and upgrades to sensor systems aboard U.S. Navy littoral combat ships....
22:13 2019-08-16

U.S. says Russian fighter conducted unsafe intercept of Navy surveillance plane A U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft in international airspace over the Mediterranean Sea was intercepted three times by a Russian jet fighter over three hours on Tuesday, including a high-speed pass that was deemed unsafe and put the plane at risk, the U.S. Sixth Fleet said....
07:00 2019-06-05

Russian Fighter Conducted Unsafe Intercept Of Navy Surveillance Plane: US A US Navy surveillance aircraft in international airspace over the Mediterranean Sea was intercepted three times by a Russian jet fighter over three hours on Tuesday, including a high-speed pass that......
09:13 2019-06-05

Edward Snowden used Bitcoin to buy servers for 2013 mass surveillance leak Edward Snowden, the notorious American whistleblower, has confirmed he relied on the censorship resistance of Bitcoin to help leak data to journalists in 2013. Snowden made headlines across the globe after leaking highly classified information from the National Security Agency (NSA) when he was a CI...
19:00 2019-06-27

Microsoft Quietly Pulls Its Database of 100,000 Faces Used By Chinese Surveillance Companies Back in 2016, Microsoft built a database of more than 10 million images featuring roughly 100,000 people. Today, the Financial Times has reported Microsoft quietly deleted this database, dubbed MS Celeb, from the internet.Read more......
21:52 2019-06-06

Hiker plunges 500 feet to her death at Yosemite National Park A hiker plummeted more than 500 feet to her death after slipping off a steep trail at Yosemite National Park, authorities said. The woman, 29-year-old Danielle Burnett of Arizona, was scaling the granite cliffs of Half Dome in the California park on Thursday when she slid off the trail and fell, Yos...
18:39 2019-09-07

Whale emerges off New Jersey coast just feet from father, son fishing They’ve got a whale of a story to tell. A Pennsylvania father and son captured the moment a whale emerged from the sea right before their eyes as they fished off the South Jersey coast. Mark Bevevino and his son Frank, of Malvern, were fishing about two miles from the coast of Sea Isle around....
18:26 2019-09-17

Man falls 800 feet into Crater Lake caldera, lives to talk about it An Oregon man was rescued after falling 800 feet into a caldera Monday afternoon and surviving, officials said. The Coast Guard’s North Bend Sector received a call at 3:47 p.m. from the National Park Service that a man fell into the Crater Lake caldera near Rims Village, officials said in a news rel...
07:52 2019-06-12

Antonio Brown returns to Raiders, says injured feet are healing Antonio Brown isn't ready to get back in action just yet as his feet continue to heal, but the Raiders receiver told reporters to "stay tuned."       ...
23:52 2019-08-13

Trump warns China against dragging its feet in trade talks U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned he would be "tougher" on Beijing in a second term if trade talks dragged on, compounding market fears that ongoing trade disputes between the United States and China could trigger a U.S. recession....
19:13 2019-09-03

Long Island man survives lightning strike, being thrown 20 feet in air A Long Island man is lucky to be alive after he was struck by a lightning bolt outside his Northport home — sending him flying around 20 feet through the air, according to police....
00:00 2019-06-04

A Tesla Engineer's Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It's Still There A Tesla engineer bought a gorgeous 2000 Jeep Cherokee in November, but before he could spend much time enjoying it, he got stuck in snow near Lake Tahoe. Within an hour, a blizzard hit, preventing tow companies from helping, so the engineer left the XJ for four months to be crushed by 10 feet of sno...
22:39 2019-05-27

The Fiver | Good feet, a much talked-about head and a wardrobe-like presence Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The Fiver’s got some good news and some fake news. The good news is that The Fiver is here to stay. The fake news is that it’s good news. Despite trying our best to unshackle ourselves from The Man, we’re still here. The harsh but completely underst...
20:39 2019-08-05

1 Dead, 15 Injured In US Gas Line Blast That Shot Flames 30 Feet Into Air A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured on Monday when a ruptured gas line triggered an explosion that levelled a house and shattered windows in nearby homes in the Southern......
10:52 2019-07-16

Antonio Brown returns to Raiders after absence for frostbitten feet "I'm extremely grateful to be here," Brown said during a short news conference Tuesday. "I've been dealing with a lot of adversity. I'm excited to be back and see my teammates and get in the groove of things."...
06:13 2019-08-14

Cycling: Pinot's team keep their feet on the ground after dream start Thibaut Pinot is heading into the second week of the Tour de France as the best placed of the pre-race favorites but his Groupama-FDJ team manager knows there is still a long way to go....
04:52 2019-07-15

Strong winds sweep restaurant employees off their feet during storm Zach Balogh and his roommate were sitting in their living room in Clemson, South Carolina, as winds started to howl when they heard the piercing beeps and buzzes of storm alerts....
17:00 2019-08-23

On Camera, Cop Touches Mamata Banerjee's Feet After She Feeds Him Cake A senior IPS officer in West Bengal has been caught on camera reaching out to touch the feet of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee moments after she popped what seemed to be cake into his mouth. She also......
13:13 2019-08-28

385 feet to center?! 'It's going to be a blast': Yanks, Sox dish on London Series Ahead of their games this weekend at London Stadium, we asked players from both teams about the trip, from the ballpark dimensions to sightseeing to future MLB games abroad to Harry Potter....
20:13 2019-06-27

5 Killed After Vehicle Skids Off Road, Falls Into 200-Feet Gorge In J&K At least five persons were killed and three others injured on Sunday when a vehicle fell down into a 200-feet deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, police said....
02:26 2019-06-24

Sen. Josh Hawley: US must hold Mexico's 'feet to the fire' on immigration Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said the way to stop the crisis at the southern border with Mexico is by expanding the Remain in Mexico Program and holding Mexico’s “feet to the fire.”...
01:00 2019-06-11

This kid holds the world record for solving Rubik’s cube — with his feet He’s ready to square off. Daniel Rose-Levine, 16, holds the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik’s cube — with his feet. The upstate Red Hook, NY, teen can do it in 16.9 seconds, or as long as it takes some people to put on shoes and lace them up. This coming Saturday, he welcomes......
16:39 2019-08-11

Antonio Brown shows off ‘circumcised’ feet during ‘Hard Knocks’ Antonio Brown’s choice in headgear isn’t the only storyline of the NFL preseason. On Tuesday’s episode of “Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders,” viewers were treated to a unique explanation regarding the receiver’s burned feet. “I got circumc...
17:00 2019-08-14

Treat Your Feet With 30% Off This Memory Foam Water-Absorbent Bath Mat After a relaxing shower, the last thing you want is to step onto a gross bath mat. If your mat has seen better days, it is time to swap it out for a luxurious memory foam mat for peak comfort. Right now, the LOCHAS Extra Thick Memory Foam Absorbent Bath Mat is 30% off your first order when you clip ...
01:52 2019-05-23

Photos appear to show sharks ‘lurking’ feet away from unsuspecting beachgoers A group of people at South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach was caught on camera swimming just a few feet away from some sharks — and “not one person had an idea of what was lurking around them,” a witness says. Photos of the “scary” ocean encounter were posted on Facebook...
09:26 2019-06-19

Pontoon boat slides 55 feet down dam on Minnesota’s Lake Zumbro (KARE/NBC News)  Minnesota authorities are considering possible boating-while-intoxicated charges against an operator whose boat spilled over a power dam at Lake Zumbro with three passengers on board. Chief Deputy Jim Warren of the Wabasha County Sheriff’s Office says the driver was arrested a...
16:26 2019-08-28

FIFA dragging its feet in Afghan sex abuse scandal, says coach World soccer's governing body FIFA has been dragging its feet and needs to urgently widen the investigation into a sexual abuse scandal involving Afghan women players, national coach Kelly Lindsey said in a letter to FIFA boss Gianni Infantino....
18:52 2019-08-07

Revolting passenger uses bare feet to browse airplane movies Here’s an excellent reminder to sanitize your airplane touch screen. A viral video circulating on Twitter shows a Delta passenger using his bare feet to scroll through movies on the screen in front of him. The clip was shared by New York-based author Alafair Burke, who didn’t see the atr...
20:39 2019-07-16

A Freak Storm Dumped Nearly Five Feet of Hail on Guadalajara This Weekend Guadalajara’s streets became rivers briefly over the weekend. A powerful storm dumped rain and hail over the central Mexico city, and when the slurry finally settled, parts of it were buried up to five feet deep in hail.Read more......
00:26 2019-07-02

The SkyDeck ledge of the Willis Tower cracks under visitors' feet Visitors to the Willis Tower's SkyDeck got an extra scare Monday when the attraction's protective layer covering the glass splintered into thousands of pieces....
02:52 2019-06-13

LightSail 2, Pushed by Sunlight, Raises Its Orbit by 10,500 Feet in Just Two Weeks Two weeks after entering solar sailing mode, the Planetary Society’s LightSail 2 spacecraft has managed to raise its orbit by nearly 2 miles, in an important test of this promising new means of propulsion.Read more......
03:26 2019-08-07

Alice Roberts: UK dragging its feet on recognition of humanist weddings TV scientist calls for government to speed up process of changing the lawThe government is dragging its feet on legal recognition of humanist weddings despite growing demand for such ceremonies, the television scientist Alice Roberts has said.Roberts, who is president of Humanists UK, called for the...
16:13 2019-06-16

Explanation surfaces for Antonio Brown’s gross feet pictures This would’ve been one cold burn. Antonio Brown has been hampered during his first training camp with the Raiders because of what appears to be blistered feet. According to NFL analyst Chris Simms, Brown burned his feet in a cryotherapy machine and they became frostbitten from not using the co...
03:52 2019-08-07

Woman Falls Down 80 Feet From Balcony While Attempting Yoga Pose A college student in Mexico survived an 80-foot fall from her balcony on Saturday. Alexa Terraza was practicing an extreme yoga pose over the edge of her sixth-floor apartment balcony in San Pedro......
12:26 2019-08-27

100-Feet National Flag To Be Put Up In 38 Railway Stations In North East The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has decided to install national flags atop 100 feet tall poles at 38 major stations across the zone during the current financial year, an official said in Guwahati......
00:00 2019-09-05

Old video might force Shaq to lick Steve Kerr’s feet Shaquille O’Neal has made many bold statements throughout his career as a player and analyst. He likely regrets this one. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr helped resurface a video of O’Neal from 2005, days after the Lakers traded him to the Heat. In the video, O’Neal touted Lakers coach Phil J...
20:52 2019-07-16

Passengers panic as Delta flight plunges nearly 30,000 feet in under 8 minutes Delta flight 2353 dropped from nearly 39,000 feet to under 10,000 feet in minutes. The plane, bound for Fort Lauderdale, diverted to Tampa.       ...
00:26 2019-09-20

Woman Falls 80 Feet From Balcony While Attempting Yoga Pose A college student in Mexico survived an 80-foot fall from her balcony on Saturday. Alexa Terraza was practicing an extreme yoga pose over the edge of her sixth-floor apartment balcony in San Pedro......
17:13 2019-08-27

Woman accused of binding kids’ hands and feet gets probation DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines woman accused of binding her children’s hands and feet to keep them under control has been sentenced to two years of probation. Court records show that 38-year-old Jessica Henderson also was fined $625 during her sentencing last week. She had entered Alford...
18:26 2019-06-12

SkyDeck ledge protective layer cracks under visitors’ feet Visitors to the SkyDeck ledge up on Chicago’s Willis Tower — which is already scary enough as it is — got the fright of their lives on Wednesday when its protective layer cracked underneath them. “There was a woman with two kids and they looked really pale and scared because ...
07:00 2019-06-13

Here's What Happened to That Tesla Engineer's Jeep Crushed Under 10 Feet of Snow Back in May, I wrote about a Tesla engineer whose 2000 Jeep Cherokee had been buried under 10 feet of snow in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains. The column of crystalized ice crushed the roof, windshield, and hood. Here’s what happened to the Jeep after the snow thawed....
21:13 2019-07-11

Person severely injured after vehicle falls 30 feet into underpass TUCSON – One person was severely injured after their vehicle fell 30 feet in a wildlife underpass Thursday afternoon, according to Golder Ranch Fire District. Officials say the vehicle reportedly went off the road and went through a protective barrier. GRFD said the vehicle then fell 30 feet d...
02:00 2019-08-02

Roller coaster breaks down, leaving passengers dangling 100 feet in the air Thrill-seekers on Alton Towers' The Smiler roller coaster in England were left trapped 100 feet in the air for 20 minutes after the ride broke down....
20:52 2019-07-24

Nasdaq leases additional 35,500 square feet at Durst tower Leasing momentum continues at the Durst Organization’s One Five One W. 42nd St., formerly Four Times Square. Nasdaq just signed for an additional 35,512 square feet on the 28th floor, bringing its total in the tower to 180,000 square feet. The deal comes with a 3,215-square-foot outdoor terrace — on...
23:52 2019-05-21

Rams tackle Andrew Whitworth trying to keep his career alive at nearly 8,000 feet Whitworth is the NFL's oldest lineman. Training at altitude in Colorado follows yoga, Jiu-Jitsu, power lifting and even golf as his ever-changing ways of challenge his body while trying to remain as the Rams' left tackle for at least one more year....
21:52 2019-08-25

Multiple AMD Navi GPUs may be on the way, according to certification Multiple AMD Navi graphics cards have appeared on a leaked certification at the Radio Research Agency in South Korea, potentially signaling several gaming GPUs.We already knew that AMD Navi is real, as it's been revealed at Computex 2019. However, only one Navi GPU, the AMD Radeon RX 5700 serie...
18:26 2019-06-05

Many routes to recovery from multiple addictions These people were all addicted to more than just opioids. They show recovery's many paths and how it's possible from a multitude of addictions.        ...
04:00 2019-09-16

The best and worst of Magnolia’s multiple melodramas Twenty years on, it’s best to view Magnolia as a project of enthusiasm. Paul Thomas Anderson’s 189-minute epic is sprawling, sloppy, and nakedly emotional. It’s exactly the kind of thing an artsy kid with all the feelings would write; it’s also the kind of thing that begs for the red pen. But nobody...
14:52 2019-08-07

How Do You Install Windows to Multiple Computers at Once? In this week’s Tech 911 advice column, a Lifehacker reader wants to automate an otherwise time-consuming and annoying process: installing a fresh copy of Windows (presumably, Windows 10). The catch? They don’t want to install the OS on just one system....
18:13 2019-06-28

See the 22 highest-quality vehicles of 2019 J.D. Power released its 2019 Initial Quality Study, showing how new vehicles are faring once they're out in the real world.       ...
05:39 2019-06-28

Mazda issues two recalls for 33,000 vehicles A wiring harness defect in about 8,000 2018 Mazda CX-9s may cause electrical disruptions to the front passenger airbag or turn signals. It also is recalling more than 25,000 2019 Mazda3 cars due to the increased risk that wheels could detach and fall off while in use. No injuries or accidents were r...
22:00 2019-07-02

Would it be possible to enact a law against vehicles idling to cut air pollution? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWould it be possible to enact and enforce a law against vehicles idling? Is this is done in other European countries? How much pollution might thi...
14:26 2019-05-28

These are the 22 most popular vehicles of 2019, according to J.D. Power J.D. Power released its 24th annual Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study, showing the top 20 vehicles of the 2019 model year.       ...
15:13 2019-07-24

Military vehicles near Lincoln Memorial in DC At least two of the military vehicles brought to Washington, D.C. ahead of a Fourth of July celebration have been parked close to the Lincoln Memorial. An AP Photographer shot video of two Bradley Fighting Vehicles late Tuesday night. (July 3)        ...
13:00 2019-07-03

TABLE-Top 20 vehicles sold in U.S. in June The following are the 20 top-selling vehicles in the United States in June, as reported by the automakers and ranked by total units: Top 20 selling vehicles in the United States in June: RANK VEHICLE June '19 June '18 PCT CHNG 1 Ram P/U 6...
21:00 2019-07-03

GM will deliver over-the-air updates to 'most' vehicles by 2023 Today, General Motors unveiled its new electronics system. The platform will make "smartphone-like" over-the-air software updates possible, and it should be rolled out in most GM vehicles by 2023, the company says. We'll see it first in the 2020 Cadi......
15:13 2019-05-21

Thailand to acquire 120 U.S. armoured vehicles Thailand's military plans to acquire 120 American-made armoured vehicles by 2020, with the first batch of 10 arriving next month, a Thai defence ministry source told Reuters on Wednesday....
13:13 2019-08-28

NYC extends its cap on Uber and Lyft vehicles New York City will cap the number of Uber and Lyft vehicles on its streets for another year. Today, the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) voted to extend the cap it approved last summer, which limits the number of for-hire-vehicles that can ope......
03:26 2019-08-08

Thailand to acquire 120 U.S. armored vehicles Thailand's military plans to acquire 120 American-made armored vehicles by 2020, with the first batch of 10 arriving next month, a Thai defense ministry source told Reuters on Wednesday....
12:26 2019-08-28

Ex-Pak PM To Be Probed For Allegedly Using Vehicles Illegally A Pakistani court has allowed the country's anti-corruption watchdog to interrogate jailed former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly using 20 bullet proof vehicles imported for the......
16:13 2019-05-22

Self-driving vehicles have arrived in New York Buckle up — self-driving cars have arrived in New York City. A fleet of six driver-less shuttles will roll into Brooklyn’s Navy Yard Wednesday — offering workers and visitors free rides around a mile-long loop of the complex as well as a glimpse of a future where robots rule the ro...
02:13 2019-08-07

GM Says Most New Vehicles To Get Over-The-Air Upgrade Tech By 2023 GM and other established automakers have been slow to catch up with electric automaker Tesla Inc, which has for years used smartphone-style over-the-air upgrade technology to change the function and......
06:00 2019-05-22

Volkswagen Recalls 679,000 U.S. Vehicles That Could Roll Away The automaker said drivers could remove the key after stopping without placing the car in park, which increases the risk the vehicle could roll away....
19:26 2019-08-24

Most polluting vehicles in central London cut by more than a third The ultra low emissions zone has cut the number of the most polluting vehicles in central London by more than a third while raising £51 million in its first four months....
15:00 2019-09-17

Ford's Finally Getting Serious About Electric Vehicles Ford’s big EV play, drama at the United Auto Workers negotiations, and some more executive-level intrigue at Renault-Nissan. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 3, 2019....
22:39 2019-09-03

JLR to launch 30 new vehicles in China over next 2 years Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) plans to launch 30 new or revamped vehicles in China in the next two years, it said on Wednesday, seeking to build on a recent recovery in sales in the world's biggest auto market....
18:13 2019-09-04

Everything you need to know to have an intelligent conversation about autonomous vehicles This guide will arm you with an overview of competing views on autonomous cars so you can hold your own in your next conversation about AVs.Read More...
05:52 2019-05-29

GM, Volkswagen Say Goodbye to Hybrid Vehicles Two of the world’s largest auto makers say they see no future for hybrid vehicles in their U.S. lineups. Their view contrasts with Toyota and Ford, which are working on full electrics but also expanding their U.S. hybrid offerings....
03:39 2019-08-13

JLR To Launch 30 New Vehicles In China Over Next Two Years Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) plans to launch 30 new or revamped vehicles in China in the next two years, it said on Wednesday, seeking to build on a recent recovery in sales in the world's......
21:52 2019-09-05

GM: Most vehicles to get over-the-air upgrade tech by 2023 The company's new electronic systems, designed to handle internet software downloads, will be capable of handling up to 4.5 terabytes of data processing power per hour, five times the current capability....
17:13 2019-05-21

Travelers in vehicles coming in and out of the U.S. have been hacked Travelers in vehicles coming in and out of the U.S. have been hacked. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said a sub-contractor’s data base was compromised by a cyber-attack. CBP says traveler facial images and license plate images were transferred without authorization. The agency says less th...
09:39 2019-06-12

Unsold vehicles hit ten year high in May Automakers and dealers had an estimated 4,120,900 unsold vehicles on hand to open May, a 78-day supply, according to the Automotive News Data Center....
18:13 2019-05-21

Investments in cleaner vehicles hit BMW profits BMW's second quarter earnings fell by a fifth, hit by exchange rate moves and investments in manufacturing electric and hybrid cars to help meet stricter emissions limits....
18:39 2019-08-01

5G reveals the road to self-driving vehicles The UK’s connected and automated mobility (CAM) industry is working on a jigsaw puzzle of challenges which stand between us and getting self-driving vehicles on the road, in meaningful numbers, safely. The development of 5G network connectivity is a key piece of this puzzle as it allows new p...
23:39 2019-08-09

The Big Obstacle on the Road to Electric Vehicles The lithium-ion battery is a complex industrial product, not just another component in the consumer electronics supply chain. This inconvenient truth is a major obstacle on the global auto industry’s road to an electric future....
21:26 2019-07-18

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: funding for Palestine refugees, families today, tech surveillance This Tuesday, we cover: a key fundraising conference for the UN Palestine refugee agency (UNRWA); a new UN report on families in 2019-2020; a call by an independent human rights expert to ban surveillance technology; 20,000 migrants rescued in the Sahara; and malnutrition in India....
20:52 2019-06-27

America's Biggest Police Body-Cam Manufacturer Bans Face Recognition Surveillance—for Now Axon, America’s biggest police body camera manufacturer, is currently banning the use of face recognition technology in its products after its independent ethics board said Thursday that the “technology is not yet reliable enough to justify its use on body-worn cameras” due to “unequal and unreliabl...
19:26 2019-06-27

Rep. Mike Gallagher: U.S. should regulate surveillance sales to China, prioritize human rights The United States should more strictly regulate sales of U.S. surveillance technology to China when it is used to spy on Uyghur Muslims and other ethnic minorities, Rep. Mike Gallagher and human rights experts warned....
03:26 2019-06-29

Police release surveillance footage of suspect in Cal State Fullerton stabbing death Police have released surveillance footage in the hope of catching the killer who stabbed a retired college administrator in a parking lot at California State University, Fullerton on Monday....
12:39 2019-08-21

NATO considers extra exercises, surveillance if Russia doesn't destroy missiles Defense ministers from NATO member countries are considering increasing military exercises and boosting intelligence as a response if Russia declines to destroy ground-launched missiles that violate a treaty....
20:52 2019-06-27

'Surveillance capitalism': critic urges Toronto to abandon smart city project Project with Google’s Sidewalk Labs comes under increasing scrutiny amid concerns over privacy and data harvestingA “smart city” project in Canada has hit yet another snag, as mounting delays and privacy concerns threaten the controversial development along the Toronto’s eastern waterfront.The 12-ac...
16:52 2019-06-06

Trump Iran photo tweet raises worries about disclosure of U.S. surveillance secrets U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday posted on Twitter a photo of what appeared to be the site of a failed Iranian satellite launch, raising questions about whether he had disclosed U.S. surveillance secrets....
04:13 2019-08-31

No credit cards, no selfies: How Hong Kong’s protesters are evading the surveillance state Today's movement is intentionally leaderless, with participants using cash, encrypted apps and face masks to leave no trace for authorities to follow....
03:26 2019-06-16

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

AOC shocked to agree with GOP's Freedom Caucus on surveillance tech: 'Check the sky for flying pigs' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she checked to see if pigs could fly after she found a rare moment of common ground with House Republicans on Wednesday over the protection of Americans from surveillance....
15:13 2019-05-23

DOJ investigating 'non-governmental organizations and individuals' as part of 'broad' probe into surveillance abuses As part of its ongoing review into potential misconduct by U.S. and foreign intelligence agencies during the 2016 presidential campaign, the Justice Department revealed Monday it is also reviewing the activities of "non-governmental organizations and individuals" as part of a "broad" and "multifacet...
01:00 2019-06-11

Trump gives AG Barr authority to declassify documents related to 2016 campaign surveillance President Trump on Thursday night issued a memo giving Attorney General William Barr the authority to declassify any documents related to surveillance of the Trump campaign in 2016....
06:39 2019-05-24

Homeland Security Exhibits Ignorance, Incompetence in Handling of Surveillance Contractor Breach At a Homeland Security hearing this week that largely focused on the unsolved mystery of whether it’s illegal to use face recognition software on U.S. citizens at airports, a senior Customs and Border Protection (CBP) official proved unable to answer the most rudimentary questions about a recent da...
01:00 2019-07-12

Amazon's Ring Is Teaching Cops How to Persuade Customers to Hand Over Surveillance Footage Amazon’s home security subsidiary Ring wields tremendous power over the messaging used by its law enforcement partners about its products, including by pre-writing and approving police statements about Ring’s services. But according to a new report, Ring is also instructing cops on how to persuade c...
19:00 2019-08-06

Trump telling intelligence community to 'cut the stonewalling' on surveillance in Russia probe: Sol Wisenberg President Trump's decision to authorize the declassification of key documents from the Russia investigation is "long overdue," former deputy independent counsel Sol Wisenberg argued Friday. ...
17:52 2019-05-24

Police Surveillance Request Rubs Baltimore Urban League Chief the Wrong Way Where to draw the line when it comes to helping the cops solve crime is causing some controversy in Baltimore, with the head of the city’s Urban League shutting down the idea of letting police use her headquarters as a spy post....
04:39 2019-08-14

Amazon Considers Adding ‘Surveillance as a Service’ to Delivery Drones Because Maybe Every Product Should Monitor Us It’s become abundantly clear that Amazon is interested in incorporating surveillance into many of its products and services—through the internet, in our homes, and from the sky. Read more......
18:26 2019-06-21

Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked protesters angry over lamp posts equipped with sensorsRiot police have thrown teargas at thousands of protesters and beat many of them after a tense stand-off in Hong Kong.Tens of thousands of demonstrators were holding an anti-government rally on Saturday, marking the city’...
13:39 2019-08-24

Buffalo police release surveillance video in case of abandoned boy found on porch Buffalo Police have released surveillance videos showing two men in possession of gas cans escorting a little boy away from a burning car—hours before the child was found abandoned on a woman’s porch....
21:26 2019-09-20

WATCH: Surveillance camera catches suspect burglarizing neighbor’s garage: authorities A Haughton, La., man was arrested last week, charged with stealing items from his neighbor’s garage – and it was all captured on livestream video, according a Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office post on Facebook....
11:00 2019-06-21

World’s biggest investor accused of dragging feet on climate crisis BlackRock, which controls $6.5tn in assets, urged to use its influence on planet’s biggest pollutersWhen a letter from BlackRock’s founder and chief executive, Larry Fink, landed in inboxes in January saying that the world’s biggest investor would no longer invest in companies that are not compliant...
15:26 2019-05-21

Saudi princess allegedly made French repairman kiss her feet The sister of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman went on trial in France on Tuesday for allegedly ordering her bodyguard to beat up a worker in her family’s Paris apartment and forcing him to kiss her feet. Princess Hassa bint Salman, who is being tried in absentia, was accused of directin...
01:13 2019-07-10

Five people injured when SUV tumbles 200 feet down California canyon, driver suspected of DUI Five people in California were injured in a suspected drunk driving wreck Saturday after being ejected from an SUV that tumbled more than 200 feet to the bottom of a canyon, authorities said....
19:00 2019-09-16

Student practicing extreme yoga pose falls 80 feet from balcony A Mexican college student is alive after falling 80 feet from her balcony while practicing a yoga pose. Alexa Terrazas, 23, was known to do yoga on her sixth-floor apartment’s balcony, often using the guardrail as a prop for extreme poses. But a risky move nearly cost the yogi her life on Satu...
18:52 2019-08-27

Square Feet: Cuba’s New Luxury Hotels Look to Lure Waves of U.S. Tourists As Cuba’s relationship with the United States grows warmer, redevelopment is heating up, too. But obstacles lie between the pent-up demand and the potential payoff....
15:52 2019-05-21

Colorado woman places wild bobcat in backseat 'just feet away' from son, 3: 'This could have been tragic' Wildlife officials in Colorado are warning residents not to pick up certain whiskered hitchhikers after a near cat-astrophe occurred when a woman placed an injured bobcat in the backseat of her car -- along with her 3-year-old child. ...
21:26 2019-09-20

World’s deepest manmade hole dubbed ‘well to hell’ plunges 40,000 feet Russia's Kola Superdeep Borehole was created by the Soviets in the name of science so they could learn more about what's really under our feet and dig to depths unknown....
05:52 2019-08-28

Tropical Depression Imelda could dump 2 feet of rain on parts of Texas East Texas was facing days of heavy rains and flash flooding Wednesday as Tropical Storm Imelda, downgraded to a tropical depression.        ...
18:13 2019-09-18

Base jumper plummets over 600 feet to death after leap goes awry in Italy A daring jump from a peak in the Italian mountains turned deadly on Saturday when a British base jumper crashed into a rock face and plummeted to his death....
21:39 2019-06-11

Viral Video Of Passenger Using Feet On In-Flight Screen Horrifies Twitter A video currently going viral has horrified netizens. Shared by crime novelist Alafair Burke, the footage, taken during a flight, shows a man using his feet to swipe through in-flight entertainment......
08:26 2019-07-18

Up to 2 feet of rain to deluge Gulf states as storm brews offshore Residents along the Gulf Coast should begin bracing for heavy rainfall and a storm surge as the formation of a tropical storm -- the second named system of the Atlantic hurricane season -- is possible later this week....
20:13 2019-07-10

Trump official: Statue of Liberty poem should mean 'poor who can stand on own two feet' Ken Cuccinelli defends Trump’s decision to make it harder for migrants to be awarded residence if they got benefit programsKen Cuccinelli, the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), has proposed a new interpretation of the famous welcome that appears on a placard at the ...
23:26 2019-08-13

UK's Boris Johnson Puts His Feet Up In French President Macron's Palace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron's gilded palace, putting his feet......
09:13 2019-08-23

Homeless man kicks dog 15 feet in air, collapsing dog's lung, displacing heart, police say A homeless man who allegedly kicked a small dog so hard the pup was launched 15 feet and suffered a collapsed lung and displaced heart was arrested after the shocking attack at a California beach....
18:39 2019-08-14

Watch: Man throws tortilla 54 feet, 5 inches to break world record An Idaho man attending a Guinness World Records event in Toronto captured the record for furthest tortilla throw, hurling the disc-shaped food item a distance of 54 feet, 5 inches....
02:39 2019-09-24

Hiker falls 75 feet to his death at popular Ohio state park A 22-year-old man fell to his death while hiking on an overlook trail in one of Ohio’s most popular state parks, officials said Friday. Alexander Colson, of Franklin County, OH, was exploring an area near Old Man’s Cave in Hocking Hills State Park when the fatal accident happened last Saturday...
04:39 2019-08-31

Jalopnik A Tesla Engineer’s Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It’s Still There | Gi Jalopnik A Tesla Engineer’s Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It’s Still There | Gizmodo Breathtaking View of SpaceX Starlink Satellite ‘Train’ Triggers Wave of UFO Sightings | Kotaku 30 Minutes With Super Mario Maker 2 Is Not Nearly Enough | Lifehacker What to Do If You’re Lost in ...
17:52 2019-05-28

Zombieland: The vast world of hidden microbes miles beneath your feet No matter how deep we dig, life has always found a way to survive. The remarkable story of these impossible microbes can teach us about how life evolved...
15:00 2019-05-21

Calgarian helping tennis star Maria Sharapova get back on her feet Calgary massage therapist and conditioning coach, Marcin Goszczynski, has helped many high profiles recover athletes from injuries and now his focus is on Maria Sharapova and her troubled right shoulder....
15:13 2019-05-21

Freak hailstorm in Mexico buries cars, swamps streets in up to 5 feet of ice One of Mexico's largest cities was transformed into a scene straight out of winter Sunday when a freak hailstorm dropped a deluge of ice that left streets impassable and cars buried....
22:26 2019-07-01

UP Artist Makes Sushma Swaraj's 6 Feet Charcoal Portrait To Pay Tribute In a moving tribute to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, an artist in Uttar Pradesh's Amroha citycreated a 6 feet portrait of Sushma Swaraj by using charcoal....
17:13 2019-08-07

Police: Man Faces Multiple Charges After Shoplifting FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Frankfort Police officers had their hands full with a robbery suspect after responding to a shoplifting complaint at Walmart Sunday. Officers say Robert Luttrell, 44, was in the self-checkout line in a Frankfort Walmart when Loss Prevention Officers began to suspect he...
00:39 2019-06-11

How to Delete Multiple Android Messages at the Same Time Android Messages version 4.7 rolled out this morning, and the new update adds the long-awaited ability to delete multiple messages in a conversation thread. It’s a great, convenient addition, and it’s also strange that it took this long for Android Messages to get a feature that seems pretty commonp...
19:52 2019-08-20

The Multiple Problems, and Potential Fixes, With the Boeing 737 MAX Two fatal crashes of Boeing’s 737 MAX have shown the vulnerabilities of the aircraft’s flight-control system. Here’s a look at the problems and how the company plans to fix them....
10:39 2019-08-20

What to know about secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS) Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS) is a later stage of multiple sclerosis. This article provides an overview of the condition, including its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments....
07:52 2019-06-12

Former Cavs coach Blatt has multiple sclerosis David Blatt, the former coach of the Cavaliers, has announced he has multiple sclerosis. The 60-year-old is currently coach of Greek team Olympiakos....
18:13 2019-08-19

Multiple funnel clouds spotted in Oklahoma An intense storm system moved across the Southern Plains on Monday, spawning tornadoes that caused scattered damage and a deluge of rain. Areas of Oklahoma and Texas remained under a tornado watch early Tuesday. (May 21)        ...
16:26 2019-05-21

Thailand: Multiple bomb blasts hit Bangkok Six explosions, one near a famous skyscraper, have hit Bangkok just as US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attended a regional security summit. Unconfirmed reports suggest that other devices were found across the city....
08:26 2019-08-02

How to Quickly Switch Between Multiple Google Accounts I have three Google accounts: one for personal use, one from my college alumni association, and one for work. Switching from one to the other usually requires a few mouse clicks or taps on my device—right on the big ol’ image of me in any Google service or app....
01:52 2019-08-17

Vaccinations do not raise risk of multiple sclerosis A study of more than 200,000 people in Germany, including 12,000 with multiple sclerosis, has concluded that vaccinations are not a risk factor for MS....
05:39 2019-08-03

Multiple fatalities in El Paso Walmart shooting Multiple people are dead and three people are in custody after a shooting Saturday morning at an El Paso, Texas Walmart, according to authorities.        ...
05:52 2019-08-04

Renault to expand EV line-up with multiple bodystyles A full range of A, B and C-segment electric models by 2022 is brand’s objective, according to Renault EV sales boss Renault intends to launch new at least two new bodystyles of electric models before 2022 as part of its wide-reaching electrification plan, including expected crossover models.  Duri...
12:39 2019-06-17

Multiple tornadoes cause damage in central Indiana Weather officials say severe storms in central Indiana produced at least four tornadoes, leaving thousands without power and damaging buildings. No injuries were reported. (June 17)        ...
12:26 2019-06-17

Renault to expand EV lineup with multiple bodystyles A full range of A, B and C segment electric models by 2022 is brand’s objective, according to Renault’s EV sales boss Renault intends to launch new at least two new body styles of all-electric models before 2022 as part of its wide-reaching electrification plan, including expected crossover models...
09:13 2019-06-17

Guy With Jar Jar Binks Back Tattoo: 'I Have Had Sex Multiple Times' Michael Ouellette has a lot of Star Wars tattoos. The 42-year-old has a full sleeve of Darth Vader on his left arm and a full sleeve of Luke Skywalker on his right. But Ouellette’s most curious tattoo is the one of Jar Jar Binks that covers his entire back. And whatever you think of his tattoo, Ouel...
13:39 2019-05-29

PCSD working multiple hiker rescues Pima County Sheriff’s Department received multiple calls for rescues involving hikers. PCSD officials say the rescues are possibly due to heat related injuries. The rescues involve a 59 year-old woman in Saguaro Natl. Park East, a 12-year-old boy in Tucson Mountain Park, and a 36-year-old woma...
01:52 2019-07-01

BP agent arrested on multiple sex assault charges TUCSON – A Border Patrol agent was taken into custody Tuesday after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman during a date. According to officials, Tucson Police Department received a report May 13 from an alleged sexual assault victim that involved Border Patrol agent, Steven Charles Holmes. T...
00:52 2019-05-23

Multiple Yankees ejected for freaking out on umpires again Aaron Boone and Brett Gardner will have to watch another finish from the clubhouse. The second-year Yankees manager was the first ejected during the sixth inning of Saturday’s game against the Indians, marking the fourth time this season — and eighth time in his career — Boone has been tossed from a...
23:26 2019-08-17

U.S. prices for multiple sclerosis drugs are on the rise (Reuters Health) - Annual costs of disease modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis more than quadrupled from 2006 to 2016 as several new, costly medicines entered the market, a U.S. study suggests....
20:26 2019-08-28

N.S. man pleads guilty to multiple charges under Fisheries Act The department says fishery officers saw Hubley fishing illegally up to seven miles over the line into Lobster Fishing Area 41 twice from March 25 to April 13....
03:52 2019-07-13

Multiple injured after NYPD car crashes into storefront A police cruiser crashed into the front of a Brooklyn health food store on Saturday night — injuring five people, including two cops — after it was nailed by another vehicle, officials said. The accident happened around 9:45 p.m. in front of the Landau’s Health Tree on 13th Ave in Borough Park, acco...
11:39 2019-09-08

Multiple wildfires burning in Cochise County TUCSON – Cochise County officials say lighting strikes have sparked several fires south of Benson. Officials say the fires are burning south of St. David near Middlemarch Road and on Fort Huachuca near Laundy HIll. Both fires are producing heavy smoke and can be seen burning from far away. Mul...
06:39 2019-07-15

JD Power says these 22 vehicles are the highest quality in their segments J.D. Power released its 2019 Initial Quality Study, showing how new vehicles are faring once they're out in the real world.       ...
22:26 2019-06-19

Vehicles Buried Under Debris After Landslide In Uttarakhand More than half a dozen vehicles came under the debris of a landslide at Govindghat on way to Hemkund Sahib in Uttarakhand's Gopeshwar district on Saturday morning....
18:13 2019-09-07

Average age of vehicles on U.S. roads hits 11.8 years The number of light vehicles in operation in the U.S., driven by quality gains and additional technology, hit a record 278 million, an increase of more than 5.9 million, or 2.2 percent, since 2018, IHS Markit said....
20:26 2019-06-27

Standardise batteries on electric vehicles | Letters Richard Snape says drivers should be able to exchange a depleted battery for a fully charged one at a service station. Plus Adrian Townsend questions the wisdom of recommending a new Oxford-to-Cambridge motorwayI think the National Infrastructure Commission is on the wrong track (Letters, 1 June). T...
19:00 2019-06-04

Video: Police vehicles ram into car, killing woman Surveillance video obtained exclusively by The Associated Press shows two fast-moving Chicago police vehicles with their emergency lights on colliding at an intersection, then crashing into another car and killing an 84-year-old retired teacher. (June 10)        ...
13:13 2019-06-11

Tesla raises prices for some vehicles in China U.S. electric vehicles maker Tesla Inc said on Friday it had raised prices for some vehicles in China, a decision that comes as the Chinese yuan trades at its weakest levels in more than 10 years....
05:52 2019-08-30

Mahindra To Launch BS6 Compliant Vehicles In Next Few Months Mahindra confirms that it will be launching BS6 compliant engines in its models this year. The BS6 petrol models will be launched in the next 2-3 months while the diesel BS6 models will be launched......
14:52 2019-06-03

UK bus firms vow to buy only ultra-low or zero-emission vehicles from 2025 Operators ask government for national strategy to encourage more people to use busesBus operators have pledged to buy only ultra-low or zero-emission vehicles from 2025 as they called on the government to outline a national strategy to encourage more people to use buses.The Confederation of Passenge...
22:00 2019-09-09

GM recalls 3.5 million U.S. vehicles due to braking issue General Motors Co said Wednesday it was recalling 3.46 million U.S. pickup trucks and SUVs to address a vacuum pump issue that could make braking more difficult and that has been linked to 113 accidents and 13 injuries....
17:13 2019-09-11

NWFD: 8-10 vehicles involved in crash at I-10, Cortaro Rd TUCSON – An multi-vehicle crash has caused some delays on eastbound Interstate-10 near Cortaro Road. According to Northwest Fire District, the incident that occurred at milepost 246 reportedly involved eight to 10 vehicles. Traffic has been diverted to the side of the interstate. Auto acciden...
02:52 2019-07-16

Mahindra To Launch Three Electric Vehicles By 2021 The FAME II (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles) scheme came as reassurance for electric carmakers and reaffirmed that EVs are at the top of the government's agenda. Furthermore,......
15:26 2019-08-08

Can I still find the car I want? How UAW's GM strike will affect availability of vehicles For people looking to buy a new General Motors car or truck, will showrooms still have enough vehicles with the company's autoworkers on strike?       ...
10:26 2019-09-17

Dodge models top list of most-stolen vehicles Nearly all the top 20 most-stolen models and variants have large engines or are luxury vehicles or pickups, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute....
18:13 2019-08-01

These are the most important vehicles expected to debut in next 12 months Between now and September 2020, a handful of cars, SUVs and at least one pickup will have an outsize impact on their manufacturers and customers.       ...
02:00 2019-09-15

Ford recalling select 2020 vehicles NBC NEWS- Ford Motor Company has issued a safety alert for two of its 2020 SUV’s. The automaker is recalling select 2020 Ford Explorer Vehicles and Lincoln Aviators. The recall involves nearly 14,000 vehicles in the United States that are mostly in dealership inventories. Ford says the vehicl...
12:39 2019-08-08

Honda to recall 222,674 Accord vehicles in China Honda Motor Co Ltd's venture with Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd will recall 222,674 Accord sedans in China, market regulators said on Thursday, after recent complaints on social media about the car engine's quality....
15:00 2019-08-08

Nissan to repair suspension part on nearly 185,000 vehicles The service campaign by Nissan includes certain 2013 Altimas in the U.S. and sedans from the 2013 and 2014 model years in Canada. The automaker will start notifying customers in the fall....
21:39 2019-08-02

Military sealift may need more help to get combat vehicles to Europe As the Pentagon accelerates its pivot toward great power competition and moves beyond 15 years of counterinsurgency, the US military continues to build up forces, increase training and conduct exercises with regional allies in both the European and Pacific theaters.  ...
18:00 2019-05-30

Volvo recalls over 500,000 vehicles due to fire risk News 22 Jul, 2019 Volvo has found a fault with the plastic intake manifold used on its 2.0-litre diesel engine, which poses a potential fire risk...
17:26 2019-07-22

FCA is recalling over 82,000 vehicles for unexpected shift to neutral FCA said the recall is for 2014 model-year Jeep Cherokees equipped with a V-6 engine. Customer feedback led to the discovery of an issue that could cause an unexpected shift into neutral....
21:39 2019-07-08

Budget 2019: Electric Vehicles To Get More Affordable The NDA 2.0 government made some major announcements for pushing electric mobility in India as part of the Union Budget 2019. While the Indian auto sector did not witness any dramatic changes in tax......
16:00 2019-07-05

Egypt receives 101 more mine-resistant vehicles from U.S. The final 101 of 930 mine-resistant military vehicles were delivered by the United States to the Egyptian armed forces, the U.S. Army announced this week....
20:26 2019-07-31

Doorbell-camera firm Ring has partnered with 400 police forces, extending surveillance reach The home-security firm has made it easier than ever for local police to request homeowners' video. “If the police demanded every citizen put a camera at their door and give officers access to it, we might all recoil,” one legal expert said....
14:52 2019-08-28

Exposed Files Leak Details on SORM, Russia's Pervasive Domestic Surveillance System A California-based security company on Wednesday revealed its researchers had discovered more than 1.7 terabytes of proprietary telecommunications data left publicly online, including hardware specifications for a lawful surveillance device used throughout the Russian Federation.Read more......
08:00 2019-09-19

Sen. Graham: No Democrat 'will give a damn' about Barr declassifying documents on Trump campaign surveillance Sen. Lindsey Graham said “not one Democrat will give a damn” about the documents that will be declassified in relation to the surveillance of the Trump campaign in 2016....
17:52 2019-05-24

Graham calls on AG to declassify trove of documents tied to FBI surveillance during Trump-Russia probe Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham on Tuesday formally asked Attorney General William Barr to declassify a huge cache of documents that could shed light on the FBI’s use of surveillance warrants during its Russia and Trump investigations – saying it could help “provide a complete pic...
22:13 2019-09-03

Amazon is developing high-tech surveillance tools for an eager customer: America’s police On July 12, a few hours before dawn, a man in Chandler, Arizona, was jolted awake by an alert on his phone. It was coming from his Ring security camera, which had detected movement outside his home. The live feed showed a group of young men breaking into cars. The man hollered at them through his fr...
07:39 2019-08-09

China's overseas smart city surveillance empire could trap Americans, lawmakers warn Chinese facial recognition technology is spreading to cities around the world, heightening the risk of travel for U.S. government officials and even private citizens, according to a top lawmaker....
10:26 2019-08-27

French police hunt man who planted explosive device in Lyon, release surveillance photos French police said they were hunting for the man accused of leaving a paper bag containing a device that exploded in the city of Lyon on Friday, wounding 13 people on a busy pedestrian street....
08:00 2019-05-27

Study: Trump’s paid Peter Thiel’s Palantir $1.5B so far to build ICE’s mass-surveillance network Perhaps no other company has profited more from the Trump administration’s treatment of undocumented immigrants — and US citizens of similar appearance — than Peter Thiel‘s Palantir. A recent investigation, conducted by Mijente, revealed the US government has at least 29 active contracts with the co...
03:13 2019-08-13

Hong Kong: anti-surveillance protesters tear down 'smart' lamp-post – video Activists targeted several 'smart' lamp-posts equipped with sensors, cameras and data networks in anti-surveillance protests over the weekend. Protesters, many of whom disguised their identities with masks and umbrellas, fear the devices can be used by China to collect personal information. Authorit...
21:00 2019-08-26

Britain Has More Surveillance Cameras Per Person Than Any Country Except China. That’s a Massive Risk to Our Free Society How would you feel being watched, tracked and identified by facial recognition cameras everywhere you go? Facial recognition cameras are now creeping onto the streets of Britain and the U.S., yet most people aren’t even aware. As we walk around, our faces could be scanned and subjected to a di...
16:26 2019-05-21

Border wall engineer declines Trump invitation to explain secret surveillance technology A border wall engineer declined President Trump's invitation to explain secret surveillance technology that is being used on the wall opting instead to try to keep the additions unknown....
22:00 2019-09-19

Cisco to Pay $8.6 Million in Settlement Over Vulnerabilities in Video Surveillance Software It Sold to Feds, States Cisco Systems has agreed to an $8.6 million settlement with the federal government stemming from allegations it “improperly sold video surveillance software with known vulnerabilities to U.S. federal and state governments,” Reuters reported on Wednesday.Read more......
07:00 2019-08-01

Surveillance footage shows woman giving birth alone in Denver prison cell – video A woman who gave birth alone in her prison cell in Denver is suing the city. Diana Sanchez's legal team allege that jail deputies and nurses ignored her pleas for help during five hours of labourWoman who gave birth alone in Denver jail cell sues city authorities Continue reading......
15:26 2019-08-30

Climate change could raise sea levels by 7 feet by 2100, shocking study reveals Ocean levels are rising due to climate change and the long-held view is that sea levels would rise nearly three feet by the year 2100. A startling new study has suggested that view is woefully incorrect. Instead, sea levels could rise more than double that amount if global temperatures rise more tha...
03:13 2019-05-22

Flying feet, tattoos and chicken masks: Copa América 2019 – in pictures Five years after hosting the World Cup, Brazil again was home to a major competition; this time the Copa América with 12 teams competing over 26 matches. Chris Brunskill is one of a few European photographers that headed to South America to cover the tournament Continue reading......
23:00 2019-07-09

Watch: Free diver breaks underwater walking record at 267 feet, 8.6 inches A Turkish free diver broke a Guinness World Record for the longest underwater walk with one breath when she went underwater and strolled for 267 feet, 8.6 inches....
03:13 2019-09-14

Australia bare feet and souls as World Cup semi-final with England looms • Justin Langer’s squad ‘pour hearts out’ in team-building session• Handscomb may replace Khawaja; Woakes and Roy set to playIf defeat by South Africa brought Australia down to earth then their coach, Justin Langer, appears keen they remain there, having sat his players down for some barefoot storyt...
07:39 2019-07-09

Tennessee girl, 2, recovering after caretaker allegedly burned her feet with scalding water following 'bad day' A 2-year-old girl in Tennessee is recovering from the first of many surgeries after her caretaker allegedly burned her feet with scalding water because the child had "a bad day." ...
01:13 2019-08-23

Wear Your Hogwarts House Allegiance on Your Feet With Vans' New Harry Potter Collection Wands—and wallets—at the ready: Vans has teamed up with everyone’s favorite Boy Who Lived, Harry Potter, to conjure up a collection of sneakers, apparel, and accessories for witches and wizards interested in putting their Hogwarts pride on full display....
03:00 2019-06-12

Members of Facebook's 'Crypto Mafia' Reportedly Getting Cold Feet About Libra Currency At least two of the 28 entities that have signed on for Facebook’s planned Libra currency are now getting nervous about the project, according to a new report from the Financial Times. And Facebook is just as worried about being the only company currently with its “neck out,” as regulators push back...
14:13 2019-08-23

Woman sees shark lurking several feet away from South Carolina beach goers A woman vacationing in South Carolina said she was horrified Friday when she looked outside her resort window and spotted a shark lurking close to the shore -- only a few feet away from unsuspecting swimmers....
23:13 2019-06-20

Glitch sends flying race car soaring hundreds of feet at launch event A technical glitch during a flying car demonstration sent an unmanned craft soaring hundreds of feet into the sky at Goodwood Festival of Speed in West Sussex, UK.The car was a two-thirds scale model of the Airspeeder Mark II – a quadcopter designed for low-altitude racing at an average heigh...
13:26 2019-07-05

To secure pro-worker legislation, hold politicians' feet to the fire | Steven Greenhouse Unions should draw up a Contract for the American Worker and make it clear they will only support candidates who endorse itDonald Trump will no doubt tell the world he deserves to be re-elected because the economy is “the best ever”. Never mind that nearly 40% of Americans say they can’t afford to p...
07:52 2019-06-10

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown shares gruesome photos of blistered feet Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown has missed a few practices at the start of training camp but pictures shared on social media last week showed the wide receiver had a good reason to take some days off....
18:39 2019-08-05

Nebraska woman arrested after scaling Mount Rushmore with bare feet and no rope A Nebraska woman has been fined $1,000 for climbing the Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota.        ...
18:00 2019-07-16

"Worth Waiting For 31 Years": Japan Whalers Bring Ashore 27 Feet Catch It was a catch three decades in the making, and when the Japanese whalers brought ashore one of their first minke after the resumption of commercial hunting, the moment was marked with ceremony....
00:26 2019-07-02

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe does her talking with feet, scoring twice to lead USWNT to semis Megan Rapinoe responded at the World Cup on Friday with a pair of goals against France that sent the USWNT into the semifinals to face England.       ...
04:26 2019-06-29

These cult-favorite outdoor sandals are the only reason my feet survived a 3-day music festival Teva In the 1980s, a former river guide created Teva, a Velcro-strapped sport sandal, so his flip-flops could stay on his feet through rugged conditions. Today, you won't find them just in the canyons of Arizona. Everyone from avid hikers to casual city recreationalists love these practical sandal...
21:26 2019-08-16

Indo-Tibetan Border Police Soldiers Perform Yoga At 18,000 Feet In Ladakh A video shared from the official account of Indo-Tibetan Border Police shows the soldiers performing suryanamaskaar, pranayama and meditation in rhythm and with great discipline ahead of World Yoga......
15:52 2019-06-14

Champions League: Philippe Coutinho finding his feet as Bayern defeat Red Star It wasn’t a vintage performance from Philippe Coutinho as Bayern Munich saw off Red Star Belgrade in their Champions League opener, but the Brazilian showed moments of magic to suggest his best is on its way....
08:00 2019-09-19

Ancient Cave Crystals Reveal Sea Levels Were 50 Feet Higher in Warmer Climate Scientist studying ancient crystals in a Spanish cave have discovered disconcerting evidence that shows just how high sea levels can rise in a warmer climate. ...
01:52 2019-09-11

London Mayor Rejects Plans For 1000-Feet High 'Tulip' Skyscraper London Mayor Sadiq Khan has blocked a plan for the construction of a 1000-ft-high tower, known as the 'Tulip', saying that the high-rise would be of "limited" public benefit and would be "detrimental"......
07:00 2019-07-17

Suspect in custody after mom, daughter stabbed multiple times A Westchester County mother and daughter suffered “multiple stab wounds” during a domestic incident Wednesday – and police have a suspect in custody. New Rochelle police said they were called to the Bellview Place home at 1:59 p.m. on reports of a stabbing. When officers arrived they found one woman...
06:26 2019-07-18

US: Multiple people killed in Texas mall shooting At least one male suspect is in police custody following a shooting at a mall complex in the city of El Paso, Texas. Authorities have confirmed "multiple victims" were killed and are working to clear the scene....
23:39 2019-08-03

Multiple victims in Texas shooting spree, police say A shooter has been shot and killed after a rampage in the US state of Texas that reportedly left around 20 people wounded. Police previously said a suspect had hijacked a postal van and was targeting "random people."...
01:00 2019-09-01

Sennheiser MB 360 UC, hands on: A Bluetooth headset for multiple use cases Sennheiser's MB 360 UC scores highly on audio quality and battery life is good, but some users may have wearability and usability issues, so try before you buy....
18:52 2019-07-31

Froome remains hospitalized in France with multiple injuries Chris Froome remained hospitalized in France after the high-speed crash that left him with multiple fractures and shattered his hopes of securing a record-equaling fifth Tour de France title next month       ...
15:13 2019-06-13

Dead Cells launches on iOS with multiple input modes Dead Cells is coming to iOS, so now you can play the excellent and challenging Rogue-like platformer on a touchscreen ... or with a gamepad!Read More...
16:26 2019-08-28

Hero cop shot multiple times in Texas rampage One of the three law enforcement heroes injured in Saturday’s mass shooting in Texas was identified late Saturday on GoFundMe — Midland Police Officer Zack Owens. The brave cop was shot multiple times in the arm and hand, and was also struck by shards of glass in his eye, which is his mo...
13:00 2019-09-01

Deal: Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is up to $300 off on Amazon (multiple models) Microsoft newest Surface Pro 2-in-1 laptop is getting massive discounts on Amazon, but none of the deals includes any accessories. If you want a brand new device that you can use as a laptop, you should definitely try to buy a keyboard for the Microsoft Surface Pro 6.However, if you just need a tabl...
10:00 2019-06-12

41,000 portable speakers recalled after multiple reports of explosions About 41,000 portable speakers are being recalled after the company received five reports of explosions from the devices, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) said....
03:52 2019-05-23

Can we halt multiple sclerosis? Catherine Lubetzki is finding out how People affected by multiple sclerosis hold the key to understanding the condition, says Catherine Lubetzki, and she hopes her work could one day stop MS in its tracks...
18:52 2019-08-27

OB-GYN doctor faces multiple sexual misconduct allegations A Mississippi doctor faces multiple allegations of sexual misconduct — including fathering two children with patients and inserting abortion-inducing drugs into one of those women — who was completely unaware of his actions, according to a new report. Dr. Walter Ray Wolfe had his medical license sus...
01:52 2019-07-12

Deal: Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro is up to $480 off at B&H (multiple models) The 2017 iPad Pro models are getting fairly high discounts at B&H, but, as you might have already guessed it, the most expensive variants receive the biggest decrease in price. Now, if you head to B&H's site thinking that you'll be spending no more than $500, you'll be quite disappointed.The cheapes...
23:39 2019-05-21

Cybercriminals use multiple evasion techniques to catch prey Bad guys are implementing multiple evasion techniques in efforts to avoid detection and target individuals for fast and easy financial gain.According to Mimecast’s first Threat Intelligence Report: Black Hat Edition 2019, 67b emails were rejected globally between April and June this year...
11:39 2019-08-07

| Dortmund snatch Brandt in multiple transfer swoop Borussia Dortmund pulled off a transfer coup on Wednesday, snatching gifted international midfielder Julian Brandt from the grasp of Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich....
22:39 2019-05-22

David Ortiz takes his first steps after multiple surgeries Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz took his first steps Tuesday after undergoing a second surgery to address injuries from his shooting over the weekend in the Dominican Republic, a spokesman said....
23:52 2019-06-11

Police: Man Shot Multiple Times Near Lyric Theatre LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are investigating a shooting that happened in downtown Lexington early Monday morning. It happened just after 3 a.m. at the corner of Elm Tree Lane and East Third Street near the Lyric Theatre. Police say a man was shot three times. He was taken to UK Hospital w...
14:13 2019-06-17

Multiple arrests at Moscow protests over journalist's arrest Police warned that a march against alleged police framing of a journalist would be illegal. Protesters marched regardless and were met with a heavy response....
16:39 2019-06-12

Multiple dead, 34 missing in California boat fire LOS ANGELES (AP) – Multiple people died after a fire broke out aboard a dive boat off the Southern California coast, Ventura County Sheriff’s officials confirmed. Six hours after the mayday call, rescuers continued the search and rescue operation for 34 people unaccounted for on the vessel Mon...
21:52 2019-09-02

This Is Us Kids Celebrate the Show's Multiple PCAs Nominations Niles Fitch, Logan Shroyer and Hannah Zeile, who play the younger versions of The Big Three, couldn't be happier that This Is Us is nominated for the 2019 People's Choice Awards. ......
02:00 2019-09-05

How to sync non-Amazon ebooks across multiple Kindles and apps Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the best parts of buying an ebook from Amazon is the syncing. You can read on your Kindle Paperwhite, then open the Kindle app on your phone and pi...
08:52 2019-06-05

Sean Carroll Thinks We All Exist on Multiple Worlds In his book *Something Deeply Hidden*, the physicist explores the idea of Many Worlds, which holds that the universe continually splits into new branches....
14:39 2019-09-10

Man sought after allegedly robbing multiple Tucson banks TUCSON – A man is wanted in connection to multiple bank robberies across the Old Pueblo, Tucson Police Department reported Wednesday morning. TPD said the most recent bank robbery occurred on June 28 at the Bank of The West at 3175 N. Swan Rd. near Fort Lowell Road. According to TPD, the suspe...
23:52 2019-07-03

Multiple parties register interest in British Steel Multiple parties have been given access to the books of British Steel before a deadline for formal expressions of interest in early June, the office handling the liquidation of the company said on Tuesday....
17:26 2019-05-28

How childhood viral infections may later drive multiple sclerosis Based on a study in mice, researchers now suggest that transient viral infections in childhood may facilitate multiple sclerosis development later in life....
19:39 2019-06-29

Seeking better sleep? stop setting multiple alarms (KPRC) How many alarms did you set to wake up this morning? One-third of adults report they are sleeping less than seven hours a night and so sleep-deprived they have to hit snooze many times just to get up on time. Sleep experts warn that really isn’t helping. Dr. Puneet Patni of Kelsey-Seybo...
22:39 2019-09-06

Multiple pilots have reported encounters with UFOs, Navy says A growing number of Navy pilots claiming to have spotted unidentified flying objects, or UFOS, has led the Navy to update its protocol for reporting them, according to a New York Times report....
10:00 2019-05-27

Meteorologists monitoring multiple areas of interest in the Atlantic While there are some areas being watched, including the Gulf of Mexico and off the New England coast, explosive tropical development over the Atlantic basin seems unlikely this week....
22:00 2019-08-19

11-year-old girl dies in multiple-car accident in the Bronx An 11-year-old girl died last night in a five-car accident on the Major Deegan Expressway, police said. It happened at around 10:30 p.m. when an SUV traveling south hit another vehicle, setting off a chain reaction pile up. A man whose window overlooks the scene at the expressway and 167th St. said ...
13:13 2019-06-30

BMW Q2 results hit by rising costs of making greener vehicles BMW said investments in property, plants and equipment rose 39 percent in the quarter as it retooled factories to build new models and more flexible production lines to make both electric and combustion-engine vehicles....
12:39 2019-08-01

Army to Test New Helluva Way to Die: Robotic Combat Vehicles The U.S. Army—which has already been testing robotic squad vehicles like the Multi-Utility Tactical Transport (MUTT) and semi-autonomous targeting systems like the Advanced Targeting and Lethality Automated System (ATLAS)—says it will conduct live-fire testing of a new Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV) b...
06:52 2019-07-14

India Has Not Set Deadline To Launch Electric Vehicles: Report The Indian government has not set a deadline to launch electric vehicles or to ban manufacturing of petrol and diesel cars, a government official said on Wednesday....
15:00 2019-08-21

India has not set deadline to launch electric vehicles: official The Indian government has not set a deadline to launch electric vehicles or to ban manufacturing of petrol and diesel cars, a government official said on Wednesday....
20:00 2019-08-21

How China Built Some Of The World’s Most Versatile Vehicles Around A $150 Engine Back in 2015, I visited China and found myself enamored by a vehicle so simple that it didn’t even have a hood to cover its single-cylinder diesel engine. That basic motor, which can be cranked by hand, is a part of what I later found to be one of the most incredible modular vehicle architectures I’...
16:39 2019-08-20

Daimler India Showcases Its First BS6 Vehicles For The Indian Market Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) has made an investment of Rs. 500 for localising its existing EURO VI technology and make its vehicle compliant with the Bharat Stage VI (BS6) emission norms.......
17:00 2019-09-10

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the companies announced Friday....
21:39 2019-07-12

Gone in 60 Seconds? Muscle cars top list of most stolen vehicles It’s been said that a good car thief needs less than a minute to make off with a vehicle, a theme highlighted in the 1974 film, “Gone in 60 Seconds,” as well as the 2000 remake. But with two of the most stolen cars of the past three years, a thief might not even need that long. The Dodge Charger Hem...
05:52 2019-08-14

Luminar's cheap LiDAR could be a big boost for autonomous vehicles LiDAR (laser pulse-based radar) is an essential component of autonomous driving, as it's what vehicles use to detect obstacles like other cars or pedestrians in order to navigate around them. But LiDAR systems aren't cheap. Now, autonomous vehicle se......
14:13 2019-07-12

Ford Recalls 1.3M Vehicles For Suspension, Transmission Woes DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling over 1.3 million vehicles mainly in North America to fix rear suspension and transmission control software problems. The largest recall covers over 1.2 million Explorer SUVs from 2011 through 2017. Ford says a rear suspension toe link can break if the suspens...
16:52 2019-06-12

Shanghai fines Didi, Meituan for using unlicensed vehicles Shanghai authorities have fined ride-hailing service providers Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping for using unlicensed vehicles and warned their smartphone applications could be suspended if they continue to fail to meet standards....
04:39 2019-08-14

Students driving autonomous vehicles toward safer future TUCSON – A group of college students from around the country used their summer to help drive autonomous vehicles toward a safer future. The students converged on the University of Arizona for the Research Experience for Undergraduates program, which is funded by the National Science Foundation...
10:52 2019-08-07

Amazon to Add 100,000 Electric Vehicles as Part of Climate Pledge Amazon.com plans to buy 100,000 electric delivery vehicles as it seeks to reduce its carbon emissions in the face of criticism of its environmental impact....
16:13 2019-09-20

No Plan To Completely Ban Petrol, Diesel Vehicles: Oil Minister India consumed 211.6 million tonne of petroleum products in 2018-19. Of this, diesel consumption was 83.5 million tonne and petrol 28.3 million tonne....
13:39 2019-07-17

Opinion: Electric vehicles will change how all cars look forever As automakers race to electrify their model lineups, the competition to stand out has never been greater. Luckily, thanks to electrification, the opportunities to develop new designs are abundant. But if automakers want to succeed, designers need to seize these new opportunities and start developing...
16:13 2019-09-02

Honda recalling 1.6M vehicles tied to deadly air bags Honda is recalling 1.6 million vehicles in the US to replace potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators, completing its required recalls six months ahead of schedule, the automaker said Friday. When the latest recall is done, Honda says it will have recalled or accounted for 22.6 million inflators ...
05:00 2019-06-29

Rivian lands Amazon order for 100,000 delivery vehicles The electric vehicle startup said the first Amazon delivery vehicles are expected to be on the road in 2021. The order is part of Amazon's goal to become net carbon neutral by 2040....
22:26 2019-09-19

11 companies propose guiding principles for self-driving vehicles A coalition of 11 companies published a whitepaper describing a framework for the development, testing, and validation of "safe" autonomous vehicles.Read More...
19:52 2019-07-02

Tucson woman charged with stealing identities to buy vehicles Randi Marie Hartjen/ Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich’s office TUCSON – A grand jury indicted a Tucson woman for stealing identities to purchase and rent vehicles, according to Attorney General Mark Brnovich’s office. Randi Marie Hartjen stole the identities of 6 Phoenix-area...
09:52 2019-06-06

UPDATE 2-GM recalls 3.5 million U.S. vehicles due to braking issue General Motors Co said Wednesday it was recalling 3.46 million U.S. pickup trucks and SUVs to address a vacuum pump issue that could make braking more difficult and that has been linked to 113 accidents and 13 injuries....
17:13 2019-09-11

Honda, Toyota dominate top U.S.-made vehicles index Amid tariff talk, the “American-Made Index” compiled by Cars.com found nine of the 15 most U.S.-sourced vehicles are manufactured by Honda and Toyota, though FCA's Jeep Cherokee tops the list....
18:52 2019-06-27

Crash involving at least 4 vehicles restricts Speedway, Kolb TUCSON – At least four vehicles were involved in a crash near Speedway Boulevard and Kolb Road Wednesday morning. According to Tucson Police Department, the crash involved a motorcyclist. No major injuries were reported in the crash, according to TPD. The area has been restricted due to the co...
20:52 2019-09-11

Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill Tabled In Parliament Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari, has introduced the Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha today. We give you a lowdown....
17:39 2019-07-15

US Army to test robotic combat vehicles in 2020 The US military is about to try using robotic vehicles in a more aggressive fashion -- the Army will start testing robotic combat vehicles in 2020. Soldiers in two modified Bradley Fighting Vehicles (Mission Enabler Technologies-Demonstrators, or ME......
04:13 2019-07-15

Dodge models top list of most-stolen vehicles, study says Nearly all the top 20 most-stolen models and variants have large engines or are luxury vehicles or pickups, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute....
12:39 2019-08-01

Military vehicles roll into DC for July 4 celebration -- with some problems As preparations were underway for President Trump’s proposal for tanks to be a part of a “Salute to America” celebration in Washington on July 4, a few problems emerged along the way as the vehicles were hauled into the capital city....
09:00 2019-07-03

Bridge in China collapses, sending vehicles into river An entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing...
11:13 2019-06-14

BMW and Jaguar Land Rover team up on electric vehicles Jaguar Land Rover and BMW are partnering to build a new generation of motors for the pair's electric vehicles. Both companies will jointly develop the technology, and work to use their combined size to make component purchases cheaper. But each busin......
18:13 2019-06-05

China's Neolix to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi, UAE China's Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East e-commerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
11:52 2019-07-23

Remote-Based App Exposed Thousands Of Vehicles To Hackers A hacker who goes by the handle Jmaxxz has exposed a series of vulnerabilities in a remote-based automobile app that may have exposed around 60,000 cars to hackers....
03:52 2019-08-12