Military veterans have a higher unemployment rate than nonveterans, according to federal statistics. One reason may be that when veterans seek civilian jobs, they often face stereotypes from hiring m
New genomic tools are enabling researchers to overturn long-held beliefs about the origins of populations. Until recently, assumptions about origins were based on where people were buried, but this do
Urinary incontinence in women is common, with almost 50 percent of adult women experiencing leakage at least occasionally. Genetic or heritable factors are known to contribute to half of all cases, bu
Following the Monday suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England that left 22 dead and more than 50 others injured, the singer is reportedly staying with family in Florida. Acc
The ever-elusive Jared Kushner was back in the news Sunday after reports emerged that he had attempted to establish a secret communication channel with Russia back in December. The president’s son-in
Greenland’s Rink Glacier is not just melting faster than usual: The hot summers of 2010 and 2012 saw the interior of the glacier sliding like a popsicle coming out of its wrapper, a NASA study found.
Aside from the many barbecues, events and parades taking place over the course of Memorial Day weekend, shoppers are eagerly looking forward to Monday’s sales for opportunities to save big. According
A Mississippi man was arrested early Sunday morning after going on a multi-town shooting spree that left eight people dead, including two children and a sheriff’s deputy. Willie Corey Godbolt, 35, al
“Prison Break” returned from the dead for one more season this year, but if it’s successful enough, Season 5 might not be the end for the revival. However, Sarah Wayne Callies, who plays Sara on the
It’s been nearly 20 years since Princess Diana died and for the first time, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, talked about what it was like when her highly publicized affair with Prince Charles was revea
“Maleficent” star Angelina Jolie isn’t letting her divorce from Brad Pitt hold her back. The Oscar winner was pictured with her children at Disneyland in California to kick off Memorial Day Weekend.
“Doctor Who” fans have good reason to be worried for the Doctor’s life. With Peter Capaldi’s last season winding down, fans know the regeneration is imminent. The trailer for next week’s episode make
Quest/ Taunt Warrior finally became a deck archetype after Hearthstone’s Journey To Un’Goro expansion. Playing Garrosh in Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan meant you wanted to do one thing: play Pirates a
Sometimes your co-workers are just like you and other times they just so happen to be huge stars who turned down the spotlight for a normal job. Although Hollywood is filled with glitz, glamour and t
Why Future Robots In The Workplace Might Pay Taxes This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Dave Consiglio. No. Capitalism should change. Capitalism works reasonably well as an economic s
The Trump administration Sunday hit back at allegations of improper contacts between presidential son-in-law and top adviser Jared Kushner and Russian officials, saying such contacts are normal, as D
While there are still a few weeks left until the beginning of summer, Memorial Day is almost here and that means the unofficial start of season is right around the corner. Whether you’re heading to t
It’s not really a Marvel movie without a Stan Lee cameo, and apparently that rule goes for theme park rides too. The Marvel Comics legend is a part of the new Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: Break
In 1905, an Ohio farmer survived a railroad accident that cost him both of his legs. Two years later, he founded the Ohio Willow Wood company, using the namesake timber to hand-carve prosthetic limbs
The Centre has come up with a novel initiative to get people’s queries on the proposed GST system addressed in a timely manner. A new Twitter handle — @askGST_GOI — has been set up for this purpose.
This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Dave Consiglio. No. Capitalism should change. Capitalism works reasonably well as an economic system - provided that human beings are required to
U.S. President Donald Trump celebrated his first diplomatic trip abroad Sunday by ramping up complaints against the news media and decrying the lack of post-election coverage of the Montana congressi
Millions of girls and women are displaced and on the move right now globally – and the Trump administration’s proposed drastic cuts to humanitarian aid will have a major impact on these girls’ and wo
Kaitlin Doubleday is back on a musical drama, but it’s not “Empire.” Her character Rhonda was killed off the hip-hop drama last year, so now the actress is headed to a different TV show about the mus
The United States didn't successfully get a spacecraft to Mars until 1971 after years of failed attempts and months after Russia (then the USSR) had successfully landed a craft on the red planet. The
Mutants like the X-Men might be much more likely to emerge in a human society living on another planet than here are on Earth, because radiation can really mess with evolution.
YouTube star and prankster Roman Atwood is turning 34, and the father of two has a lot to celebrate this year. Not only did he surpass 10 million subscribers on his YouTube Channel in 2016, but he ha
“Game of Thrones” fans got their first glimpse of what’s to come in Season 7 of the HBO original series on Wednesday, after an action-packed trailer teasing a “Great War” ahead was released. Now, vie
An indigenous rocket as heavy as 200 full-grown Asian elephants could well be the one taking "Indians into space from Indian soil" as the country inches closer to joining the big boy#39;s space club
A new survey found 67 percent of medical device manufacturers and 56 percent of healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) believe their devices are likely to be the target of a cyberattack within the
Memorial Day is marked this year on May 29 to remember heroic work of all the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the nation. On this day, people across the nation pay tribute to service members
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is looking at range of options to put pressure on internet companies to do more to take down extremist material, Security Minister Ben Wallace said on Sunday.
Opinion: H-1B visas are vital to US scientific advancement. The post Cutting H-1B Visas Endangers Scientific Progress For Everyone appeared first on WIRED.
Despite being a gamble for the consumer, crowdfunding is the only way a small group of people can turn their idea into a sustainable company. The post Why You Should Keep Funding Kickstarter Projects
A new $45 million water park in Dublin, California, called “The Wave” opened its doors, Saturday, to a terrible start as one of the very first riders of its “Emerald Plunge” waterslide was flung off
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guided the test firing of a new anti-aircraft weapon system and ordered its mass production and deployment throughout the country, the state news agency KCNA reported
“Impeachment” is no longer an unfamiliar term among American people in the 21st Century. The growing sense of divisiveness in the nation, largely initiated by President Donald Trump’s rise to power a
The CEO of Uber, Travis Kalanick, lost his mother, Bonnie Kalanick, to a boating accident, Friday, in Pine Flat Lake in Fresno County, California. Bonnie, 71, was out boating with her husband, Donald
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews enjoyed their tropical honeymoon in Tetiarao, French Polynesia's private island, this week after their lavish May 20 wedding. On Friday, Entertainment Tonight exclu
Gregg Allman, the founder of “The Allman Brothers Band” and one of the musicians credited with inventing the southern rock genre of music died Saturday at the age of 69. According to a statement on t
There usually isn’t a whole lot of baseball on Mondays, but that isn’t the case during a holiday weekend. All 30 MLB teams are on the schedule for Memorial Day 2017, including some marquee matchups o
The Cognizant layoff case has been closed in favour of employees and the company has been asked to hold talks one—on—one to resolve the issue. “We have closed the case in favour of affected employ...
Telecom player Reliance Communications on Saturday reported loss of Rs 948 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 2017, hurt by intense price war unleashed by newcomer Jio. Reliance Communicatio...
Born of headlines, Harambe the Hashtag garnered more headlines around the world. Some fact and some fiction. As the months stretched on and the headlines piled up, this virtual existence spilled over
Sleep is probably the one thing that almost everyone can agree on loving. However, very few of us get as much as we’d like, whether it’s due to insomnia, busy schedules or just the inability to get o
Surgeries and treatments come and go. A new BMJ guideline, for example, makes “strong recommendations” against the use of arthroscopic surgery for certain knee conditions. But while this key-hole sur
We are aware of the devastating effect HIV can have on the immune system, but a new studysuggests the virus may also adversely affect brain development.
Preview: American Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) looks to capture the IBF welterweight belt when he faces champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) on Saturday night at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Spen
Ritalin, a prescription drug commonly used to treat ADHD, is increasingly used by young people without a prescription as a way to stay focused and study late into the night. However, new research sug
LONDON (Reuters) - British Airways canceled all its flights from London's two biggest airports on Saturday after a global computer system failure caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passenge
Before you go swimming in a public pool this summer, health officials want to offer one piece of advice: Don’t drink the water! If for some reason you end up swallowing some (even just a mouthful), d
You might not have heard, but the next Pokémon mobile game, Magikarp Jump , has snuck itself into the App Store. It’s a mindless clicker with just a bit of strategy and Poké-nostalgia to keep fans o
The Golden State Warriors are headed to the 2017 NBA Finals with one of the greatest rosters in league history. The Western Conference’s No.1 seed is an overwhelming favorite to win the title afte
Drunk alter egos are a foe many drinkers claim to have come face-to-face with, but although you may think that alcohol has the ability to drastically change your personality, a new study suggests tha
Dataminers have uncovered new code hidden inside the Overwatch Anniversary Event patch. Usually, players can’t see what’s hidden behind Blizzard’s encrypted iron curtain, but an engineer with lots o
Joy-Anna Duggar is officially a married woman, and the reality TV star and her new husband, Austin Forsyth, are preparing for a nice long honeymoon now that the festivities surrounding their nuptials
LONDON (Reuters) - British Airways has canceled all its flights from London's two biggest airports until Saturday evening after a global computer system outage caused confusion and chaos, with thousan
Scientists using a high-resolution global climate model and historical observations of species distributions on the Northeast US Shelf have found that commercially important species will continue to s
Despite being an unnatural shade of orange, we’ve all drizzled nacho cheese sauce over some chips at the movies, baseball game or gas station during a road trip, without any life-threatening conseque
Nintendo has a lot riding on E3 2017 with the recent release of Nintendo Switch, and there’s a lot we still don’t know about June’s stream. That being said, here are five details we can confirm with
A French Open already missing Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova is now without No. 1-ranked Angelique Kerber, too, lending even more of a feeling that the women's championship is anyone's to win. Ke
Las Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. Let's be honest, not many are giving the Cleveland Cavaliers much of a chance in the NBA Finals. They may be defending champions and
The Orlando Pride were confident they were going to earn their first road win of the season at Sky Blue FC Saturday. Instead, Orlando ended up with a 2-1 loss. It was the club’s third road defeat of t
Researchers have concocted something akin to edible origami, in the form of flat sheets of gelatin and starch that, when submerged in water, instantly sprout into three-dimensional structures, includi
Major gains in global biodiversity can be achieved if an additional 5 percent of land is set aside to protect key species, say experts. Scientists report such an effort could triple the protected rang
The invasion of nonnative species has widespread and detrimental effects on local and global ecosystems. These intruders often spread and multiply prolifically, displace native species, alter the inte
Cleveland Indians right-hander Danny Salazar, an All-Star last season, has been sent to the bullpen. Salazar is 3-5 with a 5.50 earned-run average in 10 starts. He has struck out 73 in 52 1/3 inni
“Moderate” is not the first word anyone would use to describe Glenn Danzig. As frontman of the long-running hard-rock band that bears his last name, the 61-year-old singer toggles between a tender
The century of racing in the Indianapolis 500 is filled with drivers who found disappointment, their dreams of winning the iconic race abruptly shattered by crashes, engine failures, botched pit s
Gustavo Dudamel begins a two-week cycle of Bartók piano concertos with Yuja Wang that also includes Janácek (the spectacular "Glagolitic Mass") and Stravinsky (the rarely heard "Requiem Canticles"
More than 158 firefighters are battling a 30-acre brush fire in Brentwood in what authorities are calling a major emergency response. The fire, which triggered the evacuation of five homes, was re
San Clemente lifeguards lifted a closure Sunday afternoon after ordering Memorial Day weekend beachgoers out of the water in the morning when four sharks were spotted near the shore. An area one m
Whatever respite President Trump may have received from his nine-day overseas trip came to an abrupt end Sunday as administration allies sought to beat back allegations about his son-in-law, Jared
More than 100 firefighters are battling a growing brush fire in Brentwood in what authorities are calling a major emergency response. The brush fire was reported at 12:46 p.m. near a house at 2969
Kevin Kisner birdied the first three holes on the back nine to take the lead and held on to win at Colonial despite a Sunday charge by defending champion Jordan Spieth. Kisner shot a four-under 6