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www.nytimes.com
6 hours ago
US news

War Crimes Hearing Gives Public Virtual Look Inside a Secret C.I.A. Prison

The public saw the first-ever view of a C.I.A. black site through a virtual tour led by a former Qaeda commander, revealing details of his humiliating experience in U.S. custody. [ more ]
#russia
www.nytimes.com
6 hours ago
US news

Record Number of NATO Allies Hit Military Spending Targets

NATO members meeting military spending commitments to address Russia's war in Ukraine signals a strengthened alliance and support for Ukraine's security. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 hours ago
Europe news

Russia's Putin in rare visit to North Korea DW 06/18/2024

Russia's President Vladimir Putin visits North Korea after 24 years, focusing on strengthening ties amidst Ukraine invasion and Western sanctions. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 hours ago
US news

Record Number of NATO Allies Hit Military Spending Targets

NATO members meeting military spending commitments to address Russia's war in Ukraine signals a strengthened alliance and support for Ukraine's security. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 hours ago
Europe news

Russia's Putin in rare visit to North Korea DW 06/18/2024

Russia's President Vladimir Putin visits North Korea after 24 years, focusing on strengthening ties amidst Ukraine invasion and Western sanctions. [ more ]
morerussia
www.nytimes.com
6 hours ago
US news

Judge Orders Rail Operator to Pay $400 Million to Tribe for Trespassing

A judge has ordered a railway company to pay nearly $400 million for trespassing on Native American land. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
6 hours ago
OMG science

0524--cumulative

Humans developed cumulative culture over generations, a key asset in our success and evolution. [ more ]
Ars Technica
8 hours ago
OMG science

Black holes formed quasars less than a billion years after Big Bang

Supermassive black holes are found in every galaxy, including early Universe, challenging our understanding of their rapid growth. [ more ]
#climate-change
www.npr.org
23 hours ago
OMG science

How millions of mosquitoes could save Hawaii's endangered birds

The introduction of non-mating mosquitoes as a population control method for saving Hawaiian honeycreepers. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Environment

Plant-heavy flexitarian' diets could help limit global heating, study finds

A global shift to a flexitarian diet could reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help limit global heating to 1.5C by 2045.
Flexible reductions of meat consumption and adoption of plant-based foods are key to achieving climate goals and reducing emissions related to food production. [ more ]
www.npr.org
23 hours ago
OMG science

How millions of mosquitoes could save Hawaii's endangered birds

The introduction of non-mating mosquitoes as a population control method for saving Hawaiian honeycreepers. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Environment

Plant-heavy flexitarian' diets could help limit global heating, study finds

A global shift to a flexitarian diet could reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help limit global heating to 1.5C by 2045.
Flexible reductions of meat consumption and adoption of plant-based foods are key to achieving climate goals and reducing emissions related to food production. [ more ]
moreclimate-change
#tiktok
Bustle
10 hours ago
Wellness

Does The "Morning Shed" Trend On TikTok Take Wellness Routines Too Far?

Peeling off numerous beauty treatments in the morning may be a new wellness trend on TikTok known as the 'morning shed.' [ more ]
Lindsey Gamble
1 day ago
Marketing

TikTok Adds Image Search for Similiar Products in TikTok Shop - Lindsey Gamble

TikTok introduces image search to enhance user shopping experience. [ more ]
Bustle
10 hours ago
Wellness

Does The "Morning Shed" Trend On TikTok Take Wellness Routines Too Far?

Peeling off numerous beauty treatments in the morning may be a new wellness trend on TikTok known as the 'morning shed.' [ more ]
Lindsey Gamble
1 day ago
Marketing

TikTok Adds Image Search for Similiar Products in TikTok Shop - Lindsey Gamble

TikTok introduces image search to enhance user shopping experience. [ more ]
moretiktok
www.cbc.ca
12 hours ago
Digital life

Is the flip phone back? Why some people are switching to dumbphones | CBC News

Parents are opting for 'dumbphones' like flip phones for their children to prevent distractions from social media and excessive screen time. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 days ago
Wellness

Is That Drink Worth It to You?

The perception around moderate drinking being beneficial is changing due to recent research findings. [ more ]
www.npr.org
22 hours ago
Digital life

The Highest density of Michelin-starred restaurants in the U.S. is in Washington, D.C.

NPR's Michel Martin talks to Washington Post food critic Tom Sietsema about Washington, D.C., being a world-class city for foodies.
news.bitcoin.com
15 hours ago
Digital life

PlayDoge Meme Coin Hits New Heights with $4.5M Presale Raise, Analyst Forecasts Big Gains Branded Spotlight Bitcoin News

PlayDoge (PLAY) is cementing itself as one of the most anticipated new meme coin launches this year.
The retro Play-to-Earn project has blown past the
#mental-health
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
2 days ago
Wellness

The Bipolar Diet: Foods To Avoid With Bipolar Disorder (Approved By Nutritionist)

Maintaining a healthy diet plays a crucial role in managing bipolar disorder and its symptoms effectively. [ more ]
Engadget
13 hours ago
Social media marketing

US Surgeon General says that social media, like cigarettes, should come with warning labels

Social media should have warning labels like cigarettes due to its negative impact on teen mental health. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
2 days ago
Wellness

The Bipolar Diet: Foods To Avoid With Bipolar Disorder (Approved By Nutritionist)

Maintaining a healthy diet plays a crucial role in managing bipolar disorder and its symptoms effectively. [ more ]
Engadget
13 hours ago
Social media marketing

US Surgeon General says that social media, like cigarettes, should come with warning labels

Social media should have warning labels like cigarettes due to its negative impact on teen mental health. [ more ]
moremental-health
#market-trends
www.bbc.com
2 hours ago
Tech industry

Apple scraps its Pay Later loan scheme in US

Apple is ending its in-house buy now, pay later scheme in the US, shifting to third-party lenders. [ more ]
therealdeal.com
10 hours ago
NYC real estate

Brooklyn Heights, Fort Greene Townhouses Top Brooklyn's Luxury Market

Historic townhouses in Brooklyn Heights and Fort Greene were the top sales in Brooklyn's luxury market last week. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 hours ago
Tech industry

Apple scraps its Pay Later loan scheme in US

Apple is ending its in-house buy now, pay later scheme in the US, shifting to third-party lenders. [ more ]
therealdeal.com
10 hours ago
NYC real estate

Brooklyn Heights, Fort Greene Townhouses Top Brooklyn's Luxury Market

Historic townhouses in Brooklyn Heights and Fort Greene were the top sales in Brooklyn's luxury market last week. [ more ]
moremarket-trends
www.npr.org
6 hours ago
Tech industry

Apple just made your app obsolete? You've been 'Sherlocked.'

Apple's new iOS 18 will offer free call recording and transcription integrated into iPhone calls, posing a significant challenge to third-party apps like TapeACall. [ more ]
WIRED
20 hours ago
Tech industry

AI Is Coming for Big Tech Jobs-but Not in the Way You Think

The shift towards AI at Microsoft led to layoffs in customer-facing roles. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
19 hours ago
EU data protection

EU passes law to restore 20% of bloc's land and sea by end of decade

The EU passed a landmark law to restore at least 20% of land and sea by the end of the decade amid intense debates and uncertainty among member states. [ more ]
ITPro
21 hours ago
EU data protection

Meta delays plans to train AI using European user data

Meta is pausing its AI training plans using EU citizens' data due to regulatory concerns, despite legal justifications and transparency claims. [ more ]
Electronic Frontier Foundation
10 hours ago
Privacy professionals

California's Facial Recognition Bill Is Not the Solution We Need

A.B. 1814 falls short in addressing concerns over police use of facial recognition technology, posing risks to civil liberties and privacy. [ more ]
#technology
Slate Magazine
16 hours ago
Privacy professionals

Amazon's Grocery Store "Innovation" Is Out of a Bad Sci-Fi Novel. Make It Stop.

Consumers have mixed feelings about Amazon One's biometric data collection at Whole Foods, raising concerns about data privacy and unnecessary technology. [ more ]
TechCrunch
6 hours ago
Data science

Finbourne taps $70M for tech that turns financial data dust into AI gold | TechCrunch

Financial companies are increasingly relying on AI to utilize data effectively for predicting customer behaviors. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
16 hours ago
Privacy professionals

Amazon's Grocery Store "Innovation" Is Out of a Bad Sci-Fi Novel. Make It Stop.

Consumers have mixed feelings about Amazon One's biometric data collection at Whole Foods, raising concerns about data privacy and unnecessary technology. [ more ]
TechCrunch
6 hours ago
Data science

Finbourne taps $70M for tech that turns financial data dust into AI gold | TechCrunch

Financial companies are increasingly relying on AI to utilize data effectively for predicting customer behaviors. [ more ]
moretechnology
www.aljazeera.com
16 hours ago
EU data protection

EU states push past opposition to adopt landmark nature restoration law

Legally binding targets for nature restoration in the EU by 2030. [ more ]
#homeland-security
Nextgov.com
10 hours ago
Privacy professionals

House panel advances bill to study TSA's embrace of digital IDs

Bipartisan legislation to study TSA's digital ID impact on homeland security heading to House floor. [ more ]
New York Post
6 hours ago
Information security

House committee demands answer on eight Tajik border crossers arrested for terror plot

House Republicans demand answers regarding terrorist suspects crossing the US Southwest Border, raising concerns about security failures and immigration handling. [ more ]
Nextgov.com
10 hours ago
Privacy professionals

House panel advances bill to study TSA's embrace of digital IDs

Bipartisan legislation to study TSA's digital ID impact on homeland security heading to House floor. [ more ]
New York Post
6 hours ago
Information security

House committee demands answer on eight Tajik border crossers arrested for terror plot

House Republicans demand answers regarding terrorist suspects crossing the US Southwest Border, raising concerns about security failures and immigration handling. [ more ]
morehomeland-security
Medium
7 hours ago
UX design

What ChatGPT does well (and doesn't do well) for UX

ChatGPT revolutionizes AI integration in the workplace, streamlining tasks and enhancing productivity. [ more ]
Medium
21 hours ago
UX design

Human passion, undocking UX monoliths, type variables in Figma

AI blurs the line between human genius and technology, raising questions about finding passion in a world dominated by AI. [ more ]
#user-experience
Medium
1 month ago
UX design

Avoid These Fatal Gamification Mistakes At All Costs

Gamification should be integrated into product design from the start to enhance user experience and engagement. [ more ]
Tech Times
1 day ago
Privacy technologies

YouTube Is Testing Server-Side Ad Injection to Kill Ad Blockers

YouTube is testing server-side ad injection to counter ad blockers by embedding ads directly into videos, affecting viewing experiences for ad-block users. [ more ]
Medium
1 month ago
UX design

Avoid These Fatal Gamification Mistakes At All Costs

Gamification should be integrated into product design from the start to enhance user experience and engagement. [ more ]
Tech Times
1 day ago
Privacy technologies

YouTube Is Testing Server-Side Ad Injection to Kill Ad Blockers

YouTube is testing server-side ad injection to counter ad blockers by embedding ads directly into videos, affecting viewing experiences for ad-block users. [ more ]
moreuser-experience
Digiday
2 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

Cannes Briefing: As generative AI plays out, OpenAI believes AI development is a 'shared responsibility'

AI is becoming increasingly prevalent and embraced in the advertising industry, with companies showcasing their use of AI technologies dating back years. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 hours ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 844

Escalating conflict in Ukraine, Russian attacks and Ukrainian pushes in different regions, international implications for Russia and US journalist trial. [ more ]
#generative-ai
Digiday
2 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

DoubleVerify report: Ad fraud schemes using generative AI will increase in scale, sophistication

Generative AI is fueling the growth of ad fraud on online platforms, with a 23% increase in new fraud schemes and a 58% increase in ad fraud on streaming platforms in 2023. [ more ]
Adweek
6 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

ADWEEK Cannes: 3 Key Insights on Human Input and Data in AI Marketing

The value of first-party data in training generative AI showcased at ADWEEK House at Cannes. [ more ]
Digiday
2 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

DoubleVerify report: Ad fraud schemes using generative AI will increase in scale, sophistication

Generative AI is fueling the growth of ad fraud on online platforms, with a 23% increase in new fraud schemes and a 58% increase in ad fraud on streaming platforms in 2023. [ more ]
Adweek
6 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

ADWEEK Cannes: 3 Key Insights on Human Input and Data in AI Marketing

The value of first-party data in training generative AI showcased at ADWEEK House at Cannes. [ more ]
moregenerative-ai
Forbes
1 hour ago
Remote teams

Why The Social And Verbal Skills Of Some Gen Z Workers Have Declined

Remote working has negatively impacted Gen Z's social and verbal skills in the workplace. [ more ]
Medium
5 hours ago
Writing

San Francisco's oldest paperback bookstore: City Lights

The inception of City Lights bookstore as a revolutionary all-paperbound bookstore. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 hours ago
Europe news

Ukraine war briefing: Fightback against Russian advance in Kharkiv

The article highlights ongoing fighting in Ukraine's Kharkiv region and the involvement of Russian and Ukrainian military forces. [ more ]
#remote-work
The Hill
8 hours ago
Remote teams

Hybrid schedule more beneficial than fully in-office work: Study

The hybrid work model makes employees happier and does not decrease productivity, according to a study published in Nature. [ more ]
Digital Trends
12 hours ago
Remote teams

Companies are cracking down on mouse jigglers | Digital Trends

Companies are cracking down on employees using mouse jigglers to fake productivity while working remotely. [ more ]
The Hill
8 hours ago
Remote teams

Hybrid schedule more beneficial than fully in-office work: Study

The hybrid work model makes employees happier and does not decrease productivity, according to a study published in Nature. [ more ]
Digital Trends
12 hours ago
Remote teams

Companies are cracking down on mouse jigglers | Digital Trends

Companies are cracking down on employees using mouse jigglers to fake productivity while working remotely. [ more ]
moreremote-work
#premier-league
Sportingnews
7 hours ago
English Premier League

Premier League schedule release 2024/25: Explaining the EPL 'fixture computer' and how dates of matches are set | Sporting News

Premier League scheduling is structured, considering various variables and utilizing a specific pattern for home and away games. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
15 hours ago
English Premier League

Premier League fixtures out on Tuesday morning

Ipswich Town returns to Premier League after 22 years, Manchester City pursuing fifth consecutive title. [ more ]
Metro
15 hours ago
English Premier League

Arsenal told to replace Euro 2024 star if they want to win the Premier League

Arsenal may need a new striker to replace Kai Havertz for a Premier League title. [ more ]
Sportingnews
7 hours ago
English Premier League

Premier League schedule release 2024/25: Explaining the EPL 'fixture computer' and how dates of matches are set | Sporting News

Premier League scheduling is structured, considering various variables and utilizing a specific pattern for home and away games. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
15 hours ago
English Premier League

Premier League fixtures out on Tuesday morning

Ipswich Town returns to Premier League after 22 years, Manchester City pursuing fifth consecutive title. [ more ]
Metro
15 hours ago
English Premier League

Arsenal told to replace Euro 2024 star if they want to win the Premier League

Arsenal may need a new striker to replace Kai Havertz for a Premier League title. [ more ]
morepremier-league
Digiday
2 hours ago
Marketing tech

Amazon unveils Ads Relevance, claiming it is no longer reliant on single IDs

Amazon's Ad Relevance leverages AI and machine learning to enhance ad targeting without relying on third-party cookies or traditional identifiers. [ more ]
Digiday
2 hours ago
Marketing tech

CMOs at Cannes: Tackling their evolving role amid AI and growth challenges

CMOs play a critical role in driving growth and proving marketing's value at industry events like Cannes. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
4 hours ago
Major League Baseball

Former Dodgers Catcher Goes Into Hall of Fame

Russell Martin inducted into Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame. [ more ]
Digiday
2 hours ago
Social media marketing

LinkedIn eyes B2C marketers as it looks to increase ad dollars

LinkedIn's popularity is increasing among B2C marketers, driving 20% of global revenue for the platform alongside its B2B focus. [ more ]
Queerty
6 hours ago
Writing

Author Justinian Huang hopes to usher in an "all-Asian male Renaissance" one thirst trap at a time - Queerty

The Emperor and The Endless Palace by Justinian Huang features a gay reincarnation romance spanning multiple centuries, challenging stereotypes about Asian men [ more ]
Bustle
6 hours ago
Writing

Christina Aguilera Shares Her Tips For How To Be More Vocal In The Bedroom

Playground, an inclusive sexual wellness brand cofounded by Christina Aguilera, promotes open conversations about sex and self-care. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 hour ago
Books

Fana Hues: Moth

Fana Hues' voice carries a romantic essence, encompassing a wide emotional spectrum in her music. [ more ]
Theregister
5 hours ago
Information security

Arm Memory Tag Extensions broken by speculative execution

Memory Tagging Extensions (MTE) are introduced by Arm for enhanced security against memory safety bugs but may not be as effective as initially anticipated. [ more ]
#ai-in-news-production
Newsmax
13 hours ago
Media industry

Audiences Wary of AI-Powered Newsrooms: Report

Global concerns are rising about AI in news production, impacting revenue, trust, and audience engagement. [ more ]
ReadWrite
12 hours ago
Media industry

Global study underlines increasing audience concerns of AI influence on news

Growing concern over AI in news production and disinformation is highlighted in a global industry report, emphasizing challenges faced by newsrooms and the importance of maintaining trust. [ more ]
Newsmax
13 hours ago
Media industry

Audiences Wary of AI-Powered Newsrooms: Report

Global concerns are rising about AI in news production, impacting revenue, trust, and audience engagement. [ more ]
ReadWrite
12 hours ago
Media industry

Global study underlines increasing audience concerns of AI influence on news

Growing concern over AI in news production and disinformation is highlighted in a global industry report, emphasizing challenges faced by newsrooms and the importance of maintaining trust. [ more ]
moreai-in-news-production
euronews
20 hours ago
Media industry

AI presents 'maximum risk' for news companies, study finds

AI poses challenges to the news industry, affecting trust and content creation. [ more ]
Bluebird Banter
4 hours ago
Major League Baseball

Jays Lose To Red Sox

High number of hits and home runs didn't translate into a high score for the Jays. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
15 hours ago
Social media marketing

US surgeon general calls for cigarette-style warnings on social media platforms

Social media platforms need surgeon general's warning labels due to mental health harms, which require regulation for children's safety. [ more ]
Wine Enthusiast
13 hours ago
Wine

Making Fine Wine in Palestine, Despite It All

The struggles of winemakers in the West Bank due to ongoing conflicts show resilience and determination to continue producing quality wine. [ more ]
www.esquire.com
20 hours ago
Books

Can You Read in Prison? Inside Prison Book Bans and Censorship.

Access to books in prison is crucial for mental well-being and survival, despite challenges. [ more ]
#israeli-military
www.aljazeera.com
8 hours ago
World news

Gaza fighting continues despite Israeli pauses' announcement: UNRWA

Operationally, no changes despite Israeli military announcement for aid pause in Gaza. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
World news

Middle East Crisis: Israel Says It Will Reduce Fighting in Part of Southern Gaza

Israeli military paused fighting along Gaza humanitarian aid corridor for food distribution amidst conflicting statements and pressures on Prime Minister Netanyahu. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
8 hours ago
World news

Gaza fighting continues despite Israeli pauses' announcement: UNRWA

Operationally, no changes despite Israeli military announcement for aid pause in Gaza. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
World news

Middle East Crisis: Israel Says It Will Reduce Fighting in Part of Southern Gaza

Israeli military paused fighting along Gaza humanitarian aid corridor for food distribution amidst conflicting statements and pressures on Prime Minister Netanyahu. [ more ]
moreisraeli-military
www.theguardian.com
1 day ago
Books

Abandoned, abused and belittled: how Oksana Masters survived a torturous childhood and became a world-beating athlete

Resilience in overcoming obstacles is crucial for success. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 days ago
Wine

Why muscat is a must when it comes to summer

Domaine des Bernardins excels at sweet fortified wines from muscat grapes in the Rhone Valley. [ more ]
WIRED
21 hours ago
Information security

Hackers Detail How They Allegedly Stole Ticketmaster Data From Snowflake

Hackers breached Snowflake accounts through a third-party contractor, gaining access to sensitive data of companies like Ticketmaster and Santander. [ more ]
ReadWrite
19 hours ago
Major League Baseball

MLB disciplines umpire Pat Hoberg following gambling investigation

MLB disciplined umpire Pat Hoberg after investigating potential sports betting violation during Spring training. [ more ]
EMARKETER
15 hours ago
Privacy technologies

Netflix generates more ad revenues per viewer than other streamers, but gap narrows

US ad revenues per ad-supported viewer will decrease by 2026, remaining highest among streaming services.
Netflix leads in ad revenues while Hulu has more ad-supported viewers. [ more ]
www.dw.com
21 hours ago
World news

Australia and China hold talks to mend bilateral ties DW 06/17/2024

Thawing of Australia-China relations discussed during Li Qiang's visit to Australia [ more ]
ReadWrite
16 hours ago
National Football League

2024: UEFA 2024 &

UEFA Euro 2024 provides important insights for both football fans and bettors, with strategies based on group stage outcomes and past performances for successful betting. [ more ]
www.bournemouthecho.co.uk
20 hours ago
Food & drink

Top 10 best and worst English foods ranked by online travel guide (Do you agree?)

TasteAtlas conducted a survey ranking the top 10 best and worst-rated English foods based on over 7,000 user ratings. [ more ]
Iapp
14 hours ago
Privacy technologies

International Association of Privacy Professionals

The International Association of Privacy Professionals: Policy neutral, we are the world's largest information privacy organization.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
15 hours ago
National Football League

Brian Batko's Steelers chat: 06.17.24

www.southwalesargus.co.uk
1 day ago
Wine

I tried Aldi's latest Rose wines and there's one you need to try this summer

Rose wine is the drink that best captures the essence of summer, with its sweet, fruity, and refreshing tropical flavors. [ more ]
New York City, NY Patch
3 days ago
Food & drink

NYC Restaurants Ordered Closed June 7 -June 14

Restaurants in NYC face unannounced health inspections with strict standards and repercussions for violations. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Environment

Endangered desert pupfish delays Colorado River conservation plans for Imperial Valley

Water conservation plans impacted by endangered desert pupfish
California's Imperial Irrigation District faces delays in water usage cutbacks due to environmental concerns [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
Environment

Tiny, endangered fish hinders California River water conservation plan

AP News
1 month ago
US politics

US and UK issue new sanctions on Iran in response to Tehran's weekend attack on Israel

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. and U.K. on Thursday imposed a new round of sanctions on Iran as concern grows that Tehran's unprecedented attack on Israel could fuel a wider war in the Middle East.
NYSenate.gov
2 months ago
US politics

Senate Republicans Recommend Legislative Action to Combat Antisemitism

The Senate Republican Conference announced the creation of an antisemitism working group in February 2023 to address the threat of antisemitism in New York State.
#joe-biden
www.aljazeera.com
3 hours ago
Left-wing politics

White House slams cheapfake' clips purporting to show Biden's decline

Biden's administration refutes claims of his mental and physical decline by accusing opponents of spreading disinformation. [ more ]
The American Conservative
2 hours ago
Right-wing politics

The Democrats Cannot Afford to Lose in November

The Democrat party may face challenges with Joe Biden's potential inability to win the election, which could lead to the consideration of Michelle Obama as a replacement candidate. [ more ]
The Atlantic
7 hours ago
Left-wing politics

Trump World Seems Worried

Republicans may resort to easily disproved lies in their support of Trump, indicating a potential lack of concern for truth. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 hours ago
Left-wing politics

White House slams cheapfake' clips purporting to show Biden's decline

Biden's administration refutes claims of his mental and physical decline by accusing opponents of spreading disinformation. [ more ]
The American Conservative
2 hours ago
Right-wing politics

The Democrats Cannot Afford to Lose in November

The Democrat party may face challenges with Joe Biden's potential inability to win the election, which could lead to the consideration of Michelle Obama as a replacement candidate. [ more ]
The Atlantic
7 hours ago
Left-wing politics

Trump World Seems Worried

Republicans may resort to easily disproved lies in their support of Trump, indicating a potential lack of concern for truth. [ more ]
morejoe-biden
www.mercurynews.com
5 hours ago
Los Angeles

Cal Fire crews battling 10 blazes of 300 acres or more across state

Numerous wildfires across California, with varying containment rates and evacuation orders, underline the ongoing firefighting challenges. [ more ]
New York Post
5 hours ago
Education

Columbia prof told students not to watch mainstream media because 'it is owned by Jews': report

The Columbia University task force uncovered a concerning pattern of antisemitism on campus, including discrimination against Jewish and Israeli students. [ more ]
Cbsnews
6 hours ago
New York City

NYPD hunting for suspect who tied up, assaulted 13-year-olds in Queens park

The NYPD is offering a $10,000 reward for the capture of a suspect accused of assaulting two children at a Queens park. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
7 hours ago
Left-wing politics

James Carville Says He Wouldn't Bet on Trump Appearing at Next Week's Debate: If You Gave Me Even Money, I'd Say He's a No-Show'

Democratic strategist suggests Trump may skip debate with Biden. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 hours ago
National Basketball Association

NBA Finals: Ex-Cal star Jaylen Brown wins MVP as Celtics beat Mavericks to win NBA title

Jaylen Brown is the first UC Berkeley alumnus to win the NBA Finals MVP award.
Brown had remarkable performances in the NBA Finals games, showcasing his versatility and skills. [ more ]
Bleacher Report
6 hours ago
National Basketball Association

Jaylen Brown Named 2024 Finals MVP over Jayson Tatum as Celtics Win NBA Title

Jaylen Brown named 2024 NBA Finals MVP for the Boston Celtics after defeating the Dallas Mavericks in five games. [ more ]
The Ringer
1 hour ago
National Basketball Association

The Celtics Win Banner 18 With Bill's Dad

The 18th NBA title win by the Celtics, Joe Mazzulla's recognition, Finals MVP discussion, ranking in Boston sports, and Celtics' future were key points of discussion. [ more ]
SPORTbible
18 hours ago
Liverpool FC

Liverpool make first official transfer move under Arne Slot to try and steal Man Utd target

Liverpool makes transfer approach for Leny Yoro, a target for Real Madrid and Manchester United. [ more ]
WETM - MyTwinTiers.com
9 hours ago
New York City

With 28% drop in shootings, Hochul adds $36 million to local police budgets

Shootings resulting in injuries decreased by 28% in New York from January to May compared to the previous year. [ more ]
OnlyInYourState
5 hours ago
NYC politics

This Restaurant In Manhattan Might Be The Best-Kept Secret In New York

Great NY Noodletown offers some of the best and most affordable Chinese food in New York City, often unrecognized by many. [ more ]
New York Post
3 hours ago
Data science

How society survives the world after the Truth is set on fire

Trust in traditional sources of truth has eroded, leading to a post-truth society where interpretations of facts are debated internally. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 hours ago
New York City

Why These Chinese Working Mothers Don't Want More Babies

Chinese women resist pressure for more children despite government incentives, focusing on careers and single-child families. [ more ]
time.com
7 hours ago
London

Ian McKellen, 85, Is Hospitalized After Toppling Off Stage in London

Actor Ian McKellen hospitalized after falling off stage during play in London. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 hours ago
SF politics

Here's a look inside SFO's new Harvey Milk Terminal 1 as it officially opens to travelers

The fully completed Harvey Milk Terminal 1 at San Francisco Airport honors the legacy of Harvey Milk, aiming to provide a vibrant and green experience for travelers. [ more ]
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