Philando Castile shooting: Dashcam video shows rapid event

June 21, 2017

… whose hand had been near his gun, pulls out his weapon and fires seven rapid shots into the car, striking Castile five times. Reynolds: You just killed my boyfriend. Castile: I wasn’t reaching … Reynolds: He wasn’t reaching. Yanez: Don’t pull it out! Reynolds: He wasn’t. Yanez: Don’t move! (Expletive.) Yanez is then heard shouting obscenities and breathing heavily as the tape continues. The child exits the car amid the chaos and the other officer picks her up. …

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Marco Rubio opens Twitter ‘investigation’ into failed Ivanka Trump hug

June 21, 2017

… 11:25 a.m. to hand over their footage. Thirty minutes after Rubio opened the investigation, he tweeted out a photograph that shed new light on the supposed hug. Just over a half hour after that first photo, Rubio tweeted another image providing a different perspective, announcing it as “BREAKING NEWS.” In a seventh tweet, Rubio closed the case by saying the evidence, and his own memory, concludes that no hug was attempted, although the images seem to show something different. He …

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Kim Kardashian picked an interesting time to adopt two identical puppies

June 19, 2017

… hand?” One apparently belongs to Penelope, North’s cousin/bestie and the daughter of Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick. Anyway, maybe it’s a coincidence! Maybe it has nothing to do with Bey giving birth right around North West’s birthday. Are celebrities petty? Unclear. What we do know is that these puppies are extremely cute, Bey and Jay’s twins are extremely cute, and there’s a persistent rumor that Kanye West and Jay Z aren’t as tight anymore …

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Ralph Northam Wins In Democratic Primary For Virginia Governor

June 14, 2017

… the Kidd of Christopher Newport University nonetheless predicted that the disappointment of Perriellos loss for many progressives would not undermine Northams general election bid. Julia Galdo, a 70-year-old Falls Church resident on hand at Perriellos concession speech on Tuesday night,plans to vote for Northam, but she is not happy about it. She poked her head into the enclosed media area to express her anger at the party machine for blocking Perriellos path. As for Dominion Energy, Galdo, …

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This chatbot took over Tinder to engage with young UK voters

June 10, 2017

… targeted 18-25 year olds in marginal constituencies where the youth vote could swing it, and encouraged young people to vote tactically. So, how exactly did the bot work? 21-year-old student Jeremy Law was one of over 150 people to lend their Tinder profiles to the bot. In order to make the bot work, he changed his discovery settings in the app to males and females between the ages of 18 and 25. He then followed a set of instructions to hand over his profile for two hours. The bot changed his …

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Inside Paul Ryan’s fundraising plan to keep the House majority

June 6, 2017

Washington (CNN)House Speaker Paul Ryan isn’t concerned about his House majority. At least publicly, that is, where he dismisses questions about “Democratic waves” and repeatedly steers talk back to the GOP agenda at hand. The Romney who leads Trump’s RNC More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsDesignoPro Elite Pitchmaker Rseller and Agency Pitchmaker Reseller PackageVideo Marketer Agency Main Site This Is The …

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Man fleeing London Bridge attack with beer in hand becomes unlikely symbol of British pride

June 5, 2017

Image: sir lynton crosby/mashable A young man who fled yesterday’s terrorist attacks with a pint of beer in hand has become something of an internet hero. The photo, which has been retweeted over 28,000 times, features the man fleeing from the scene with a pint of beer in hand. For some, the photo provided a moment of profoundly dark comedy on a day otherwise entirely colored by tragedy. SEE ALSO: Ivanka Trump tweets support for LGBTQ people, and you can guess what happens next …

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Shocker: Being a female comedian hasn’t gotten any easier since the ’70s

June 5, 2017

… Facebook. All the things are online. You have thousands of different channels, and you have a million comedy clubs, and you have a million ways to make movies. Theres all of these outlets, and on the one hand, thats great, that theres a greater ease in people making art and expressing themselves, and finding people to listen, but at the same time, I think that it distills something. Back then, the reason why The Comedy Store was such a huge deal: these were places the first and one of the only …

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A bag filled with thousands of gnats is just as disgusting as it sounds

June 2, 2017

Walking into a cloud of gnats is disgusting enough. Imagine encountering a whole bagful of the pesky critters. SEE ALSO: This robotic spider looks freakishly real In the video above, a man pulls a bag of thousands upon thousands of gnats out of a trap. He sticks his hand into the bag and pulls out a handful of insects which proceed to crawl all over his hand. It’s truly a disgusting sight. Video credit: Storyful / Calypso Star Charters More From this publisher : HERE Recommended …

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Apple Newton is 25 today and boy was it horrible

May 30, 2017

… the iPod or iPhone. And, for you history buffs out there, back in early nineties, there were two CES shows each year, a summer one in Chicago, and a winter one in Vegas. SEE ALSO: Apples new Earth Day videos are the least Apple thing ever When Jobs came back to Apple, killing the Newton was one of his first moves. Some die hard fans criticized him for the move; they thought he did it only to get even with Sculley. But how bad was Apple’s first foray into tablets, or hand-held assistants, …

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General election 2017: Sturgeon to unveil SNP manifesto – BBC News

May 30, 2017

… Scotland, it will strengthen the country’s hand when it comes to opposing cuts, defending our place in Europe and on choosing our future as a nation.” Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Theresa May says the focus should be on securing the best possible Brexit deal The SNP will seek to protect the triple lock on pensions, stop cuts to the winter fuel allowance and deliver extra investment for the NHS, for social security and other vital public services. Ms Sturgeon has …

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Macron speaks out about the Trump handshake: \

May 29, 2017

Image: screenshot/whitehouse.gov Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron was faced with a nearly insurmountable challenge this week: how to shake President Trump’s hand without losing his own. He succeeded, but just barely. In a new interview with Le Journal du Dimanche, Macron told the paper that the handshake was “a moment of truth.” SEE ALSO: President Trump left TripAdvisor reviews for the Middle East and just, wow “My handshake with him, it wasnt …

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You could get your next glasses prescription without a visit to the eye doctor

May 27, 2017

… your nearsightedness, I found the test awkward. The test requires you to cover one eye and, using the other hand that’s keeping the phone raised at chest level exactly 12 feet away from the computer, swipe in different directions on your screen that correspond to rows of “c” symbols. Image: warby parker I also had to redo a couple of tests because, at one point, my computer’s display dimmed. Technical issues aside, what’s more difficult to get used to is …

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Kit Harington Rips Into Donald Trump & Sean Penn!

May 25, 2017

… Obviously Kit has some strong political views, and it’s refreshing that he’s not afraid to speak on them. He’s totally right about Trump! [Image via WENN.] Related Stories CBO Says Republican Health Care Bill Will Split Country In 3! Donald Trump Finally Got His hand-Holding Photo With Melania, But Why Does Something Feel So Off About It? Donald Trump’s SoHo Hotel Planning Layoffs Amid Post-Election Business Slump! Sad! Billy Bush Still Hasnt Talked To Donald …

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Nooooooo: Apple, please don’t kill the iPad mini

May 19, 2017

Don't take it away from us, Apple.Image: Christopher Mineses/Mashable The iPad mini might be on its deathbed. The 7.9-inch tablet, a recent report says, is cannibalized by the 5.5-inch iPhone 7 Plus, which is big enough for those late-night reading binges, and more powerful in some regards. On the other hand, it appears that Apple is positioning the tablet as a larger device, one that competes with your laptop. According to rumors, the next tablet Apple launches will be bigger, not smaller …

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How to bring humanity and tech together: Innovators and advocates on hope for the future

May 18, 2017

Image: Shutterstock / whiteMocca The headlines are everywhere. Social media makes us narcissists. Screen time atrophies the brain. Work is inescapable. We sleep less, weigh more, and report higher levels of depression all thanks to the onslaught of tech. On the other hand, many of technologys benefits are undeniable: longer life spans, reduced poverty, and the democratization of both knowledge and opportunity. The question is: Can we bring humanity and tech into harmony? To find an answer, I …

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