Samuel Sam-Sumana, vice president of Sierra Leone, has voluntarily placed himself under a three-week quarantine after the death from Ebola of one of his security personnel last Tuesday, the Associated Press reports. Sierra Leone recorded 18 new cases of Ebola last week, up from 16 the week before. Read more...
Whatever your opinion on the technology may be, it looks as though the proposed Hyperloop transportation system previously championed by Elon Musk is now actually going somewhere, based on a recent press statement. According to the statement,...Show More Summary
They have broken down the tents, scooped up the elephant poop, and swept up the sawdust as the CPAC candidate cattle call and circus rolls out of town leaving behind a ton of press coverage for an event that has little to no significance. Because it is held in DC, it has more significance than,...
Training print reporters at The Daily Telegraph (UK) to shoot their own video with iPhones The media is the child of technology. It was the invention of the printing press that begat newspaper, magazines and books. The printing press...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Dr. Ben Carson defended President Barack Obama Sunday against criticism that he was too inexperienced to be president. Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press," Carson went on to suggest that certain scientific ideas, like evolution,...Show More Summary
One language-related story in the British press over the weekend was that Gavin McGowan was threatened by Facebook with having his account shut down… because they said his name was fake. About ten years ago Gavin learned some Scottish Gaelic and started using the Gaelic spelling of his name: Gabhan Mac A Ghobhainn. Facebook is […]
On Sunday, Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd sat down with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) to discuss the ongoing battle over the President Obama’s executive action on immigration and its connection to funding for the Department of Homeland Security
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), who is seriously considering a 2016 presidential bid, on Monday night knocked members of the press for creating “gotcha moments” based on "nonsense" which he says don’t matter to most Americans. “You’ve seen in the media a lot of talk over the last few days about these self-made, gotcha moments […]
Eric Holder, the outgoing Attorney General for the Obama administration, said it was wrong to compare Obama to Richard Nixon and how Obama is to blame for restricting press freedom in the U.S. He’s in denial.
Game Developers Conference week is set to be a busy one for Valve and it's already starting off with quite a bang. Electronics manufacturer HTC has announced their entry into the growing virtual reality market during a press event in Barcelona this morning by unveiling the Vive headset. Show More Summary
A new look for the Galaxy S series, and it looks great. Samsung has made the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge officially official at today's press event in Barcelona. You'll want to be sure to read our initial impressions and check out the specs of Samsung's new dynamic duo, but we want to take a minute and show off some pictures of the pair as well. Show More Summary
At its press conference today in Barcelona, Samsung announced the all-new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Hoping to continue new design ideas from the Note 4, Samsung's brand new Galaxy S comes in two flavors with lots to like. The phones mark...Show More Summary
Not that they were much of a secret leading up to today’s event, but Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge are now official. Samsung is currently in the process of unveiling them in Barcelona, Spain during its big MWC 2015 press conference, and you’re going to be reading a whole lot about these two phones in the coming weeks and months. Show More Summary
Meet the Press host Chuck Todd asked House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Sunday morning whether the House GOP could have been a little savvier in crafting its funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security and avoided the "humiliating defeat" it suffered Friday night.
The surprises just kept coming at HTC’s MWC press conference on Sunday. After unveiling the HTC One M9 and the HTC Grip (the company’s first wearable), CEO Peter Chou took the stage to introduce yet another new product: the Vive virtual reality headset. Show More Summary
It looks like Apple is constructing a special building for its next major press event on March 9. The event will likely focus on the Apple Watch, which the company teases by saying "spring forward" in the event invitation. Blog 9to5Mac...Show More Summary
Press Release: In anticipation of the season two premiere of WGN America’s breakout hit supernatural thriller “Salem,” the network has released key art featuring Salem’s deadliest witch Mary Sibley (Janet Montgomery), along with Tituba (Ashley Madekwe), Anne Hale (Tamzin Merchant) and Mercy Lewis (Elise Eberle). Season two of “Salem” will debut on Sunday, April 5 […]
Press Release: CBS today announced premiere dates for its lineup of original summer programing that includes the new drama ZOO, returning event series UNDER THE DOME and EXTANT, and the summer reality hit BIG BROTHER. ZOO, a new drama based on the #1 bestselling novel by James Patterson, will premiere Tuesday, June 30 (9:00-10:00 PM, […]
JAY COHEN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Minnie Minoso, who hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat when he became major league baseball's first black player in Chicago in 1951, has died, the Cook County medical examiner said Sunday. The medical examiner's office did not immediately offer further details. Show More Summary
Photo by Gabe Souza, Portland Press Herald Here's a wonderful story from University of New England medical school in Maine by Kelley Bouchard at the Portland Press Herald. It relates the experience of pairs of medical students who chose to spend some deep immersion time at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. Show More Summary