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Emojis Are Language Too: A Linguist Says Internet-Speak Isn’t Such a Bad Thing

In “Because Internet,” Gretchen McCulloch explains the accelerated evolution of the English language....

Emojis Are Language Too: A Linguist Says Internet-Speak Isn’t Such a Bad Thing

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New York gangs are using emojis as a secret language to plan crimes Police say violent city street toughs have turned to cutesy emoji and other digital imagery to communicate with each other, using seemingly innocuous...
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Before emojis: the utopian graphic language of Marie and Otto Neurath ‘Pictures unite’ was the motto of two Viennese refugees who dreamed of a world where communication would be streamlined with universal symbolsJust be...
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The Internet Is Changing the English Language. Is That a Good Thing? For more than 600 years, English speakers used because as a conjunction meaning “for the reason that,” dutifully following it with a full...
12:12, 2019-07-18

Famed linguist Noam Chomsky doesn't know who Baby Yoda is, thank you very much screenshot A Twitter user from Australia wrote a heartfelt plea to Noam Chomsky about Baby Yoda. Unfortunately, he has no idea who that is. In case y...
23:32, 2019-12-03

Because Internet makes a linguist’s case for l33t speak, other online-text fads Enlarge / Linguistics in the Internet age can be fun. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) The Internet has done good things to the English languag...
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How to change the language on an Apple Watch, and make it differ from the language on your paired iPhone Hollis Johnson You can change the language on your Apple Watch using the Language & Region settings of the Watch app to make it display a different l...
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Facebook founds AI Language Research Consortium to solve challenges in natural language processing Facebook's newly launched AI Language Research Consortium will seek to solve challenges in NLP, including representation learning and content underst...
22:28, 2019-08-28

Facebook had to invent a totally new programming language, Move, for its Libra cryptocurrency project because no other language was up to the task (FB) Reuters Last week, Facebook announced a brand new cryptocurrency of its own called Libra — an initiative that has already drawn the attention o...
00:24, 2019-07-02

How to change the language on your Chromebook, so web pages and menus appear in a different language GLENN CHAPMAN/AFP via Getty Images You can change the language on your Chromebook relatively easily when you know how to access your computer's setti...
17:16, 2019-11-14

What Tweets and Emojis Did to the Novel The digital age ushered in new ways of reading — and revived old ones (the scroll and the ideogram). Could it also explain the rise of autofiction? C...
23:04, 2019-11-19

Yes, you actually should be using emojis at work This is how formality in business communications dies, not with a whimper, but with a parti-colored riot of modern-day hieroglyphics, denoting everyt...
10:56, 2019-07-21

A Student Who Makes African Emojis O’Plérou Grebet, an artist from the Ivory Coast, learned to make emojis from (where else?) YouTube....
23:12, 2019-12-11

Apple releasing more inclusive emojis for iOS Just before World Emoji day, Apple announced it that it will be releasing a new set of 59 diverse emojis for iOS. It will include new animals, foods,...
20:44, 2019-07-17

Why I hate emojis | Suzanne Moore I have never knowingly used the vile little gurning dots and I don’t intend to start nowShould I ever be kidnapped or held against my will – I am tal...
18:04, 2019-06-17

The Biggest Thing Holding Back Women's Soccer Is The Same Old Thing PORTLAND, Ore. — The crowd decked out in red and black sways between elation and disappointment as the seconds tick away. Voices rise when the hometo...
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Meet the student who has created African emojis Emoji obsessed? Meet O’Plerou Grebet, who has made over 350 emojis with African cultural references....
08:04, 2019-10-20

Review: Chekhov’s ‘Three Sisters,’ Now with Upspeak and Emojis Halley Feiffer’s “Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow” turns the master’s refined Russians into “Mean Girls.”...
04:00, 2019-07-19

Facebook and Instagram ban ‘sexual’ use of eggplant and peach emojis Facebook, which has been caught in a bipartisan battle over political ads, is waging a different type of war against eggplants and peaches....
00:36, 2019-11-02

ISIS using TikTok to spread propaganda, emojis and all, report says The Islamic State has been using the social media video platform TikTok as a recruitment tool, according to a bombshell report....
00:48, 2019-10-22

O.J. Simpson’s Twitter account threatens man with knife emojis The shocking threats were contained in a pair of videos posted on the "@KillerOJSimpson" Twitter page on Monday, which also marked the 25th anniversa...
01:12, 2019-06-18

Discord folders: Hide those servers you joined only for the emojis Discord is getting folders, and that makes it easier to sort your various communities into bundles of easy-to-navigate servers.Read More...
22:16, 2019-07-25

Apple introduces non-binary emojis with new set of inclusive faces While celebrated, some in the LGBTQ community say it reinforces a fixed idea of what gender-neutral people should look likeApple has expanded its emo...
21:44, 2019-10-29

Indigenous emojis featuring Aboriginal flag and boomerang to be released The emojis, which are part of a custom app rather than unicode, are being developed by young people on Arrernte country After years of asking for the...
14:08, 2019-07-12

Did Woman Paint Emojis on House to Get Revenge After Neighbors Reported Her? Kathryn Kidd claims she painted the emojis on her house to spread cheer. But neighbors say it was an act of revenge....
01:36, 2019-08-09

Tom Brady shows support for Antonio Brown with heart emojis Tom Brady hearts embattled wide receiver Antonio Brown. The quarterback left three heart emojis beneath a photo of the two Brown posted to Instagram ...
18:32, 2019-09-21

‘Sexual’ use of eggplant and peach emojis banned on Facebook, Instagram Social media is waging a sexually charged war on fruits and veggies. In July, Facebook and Instagram quietly updated the Facebook Community Standards...
19:00, 2019-10-29

Homeowner angers neighbours by painting huge emojis on beachside house The owner of a beachside house has sparked an outbreak of angry faces among neighbours in Los Angeles by painting it pink and adding giant yellow emo...
13:36, 2019-08-07

O.J. Simpson’s Twitter allegedly threatened parody account using knife emojis O.J. Simpson’s Twitter account allegedly sent a series of menacing direct messages — including a string of 16 knife emojis and the warning that “I WI...
11:04, 2019-06-18

SwiftKey now lets you send 3D animated animal emojis that mimic your facial expression SwiftKey is embedding a new animated animal emoji feature directly into its mobile keyboard app, one that replicates a persons detailed facial expres...
13:16, 2019-07-04

Apple unveils new range of emojis including guide dogs, wheelchair users and falafel Apple has released previews of a number of new emojis due to be rolled out later this year - including a range of disability-themed designs - to mark...
23:52, 2019-07-16

Man behind iconic smiley face symbol says limited number of emojis restricts freedom of speech The man who owns the rights to the iconic "smiley face" symbol has said that only bringing out small numbers of emojis each year limits people's free...
09:16, 2019-11-10

Is the German language degenerating? Butchered words and incorrect grammar on WhatsApp and Twitter, and Anglicisms everywhere: For years, critics have been complaining that the German la...
16:12, 2019-11-11

As a language dies, who will mourn? Should anyone? Anthropologist Don Kulick records changes in a remote village’s way of life — and his own impact....
17:56, 2019-08-09

In Love With Language, but Not Necessarily With Each Other Cathleen Schine’s wise and witty novel “The Grammarians” follows the diverging lives and linguistic obsessions of identical twin sisters....
11:24, 2019-08-30

What Language Is The Lotus Evija From? Lotus has officially confirmed its all-electric “hypercar,” of which 130 examples will be built, will be dubbed the Lotus Evija. Evija... Evija.... i...
20:04, 2019-07-05

Dogs have a better ear for language than we thought Dogs can recognise subtle differences in our language, even for unfamiliar voices, which we thought only humans could do...
01:44, 2019-12-04

For Lydia Davis, Language Is Character “Essays One” collects occasional pieces by the author and translator known for her wry wit and exacting syntax....
12:52, 2019-11-12

Why Has Language Changed So Much So Fast? ‘Because Internet’ In her new book, the linguist Gretchen McCulloch breaks down just how life online has rewritten the rules of how we communicate....
11:56, 2019-07-22

From SWI to AIBU: How Mumsnet created a whole new language A new book claims the parenting website’s digital reach has led to a large and wide-ranging vocabulary – a rare example of slang created from a femal...
18:28, 2019-11-12

Learning a new language is easier than ever with these apps Learning a new language is challenging. Sure, picking up a few phrases here and it is almost effortless, and doing so could definitely help when you’...
20:08, 2019-08-15

Why the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environment From now, house style guide recommends terms such as ‘climate crisis’ and ‘global heating’The Guardian has updated its style guide to introduce terms...
12:24, 2019-05-17

Nature's language is being hijacked by technology A new study across three generations shows words from nature are now used more commonly for technology...
23:04, 2019-08-01

New AI programming language goes beyond deep learning A team of MIT researchers is making it easier for novices to get their feet wet with artificial intelligence, while also helping experts advance the ...
17:04, 2019-06-26

Vibras! How J Balvin took on English-language pop – and won Balvin was a minor Colombian artist who became the fifth most streamed on the planet without using English, showing how embracing national pride can ...
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You can change the language on your Chromebook in 2 ways — here's how Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images To change the language on your Chromebook, you just need to access your computer's settings menu. You can change t...
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How to change the language on your Windows 10 device Shutterstock You can change the language on a Windows 10 device at any time in just a few steps. You may need to change the language on Windows 10 if...
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Egyptian Hieroglyphs: The Language of the Gods Egyptian hieroglyphs are among the oldest writing systems in the world, dating back some 5,200 years. Known in ancient Egyptian as the “language of t...
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How Does Language Emerge? Answer: Spontaneously How did the almost 6,000 languages of the world come into being? Researchers from the Leipzig Research Centre for Early Childhood Development at Leip...
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500 Days of Duolingo: What You Can (and Can’t) Learn From a Language App Free language learning apps often promise the world — but don’t expect fluency from one. Here’s what to expect before you sign up....
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Alexa Presentation Language is now generally available Alexa Presentation Language, the toolset designed to make it easier for devs to create skills for Alexa devices with screens, is now generally availa...
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Responsive mothers may have kids with better language skills Mothers who are more responsive and warmer in their interactions with their kids may have children with better language skills, especially in low-inc...
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German is the most spoken language in immigrant households Most people with immigrant backgrounds in Germany primarily speak German at home, according to microcensus data. The results come on the heels of a d...
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Von der Leyen: 'Europe must learn the language of power' "Soft power" will no longer be enough if the EU wants to assert itself on the world stage, the incoming EU Commission head said. She also announced p...
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Enochian: The Mysterious Lost Language of Angels Enochian is a mysterious language that 16th century occultists John Dee and Edward Kelley recorded in their private journals. They claimed this ‘cele...
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Here's a language bot just doing its best to write filthy erotica for humans Robots, despite our best efforts, are still not all that hot. Far from the science-fiction fantasies of artificial beings nearly indistinguishable fr...
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AI researchers translate language into physical movement Carnegie Mellon University researchers created AI that turns words into human-like movement, intelligence that may instruct robotic movement in the f...
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What Happens When Extreme Action Meets Elusive Language? In Elizabeth Streb and Anne Bogart’s “Falling & Loving,” dancers and actors share the stage with the Guck Machine, which emits a waterfall of food an...
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AI can predict psychosis risk in everyday language Analyzing two features of language use with machine learning could be a way to predict which individuals will later develop psychosis, study finds....
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12:12, 2019-11-26

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Opinion: Language between self-censorship and political correctness What society perceives, and how people feel, is influenced in no small way by language. That's why there have always been attempts to control languag...
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Watching a “language” develop when kids can’t speak to each other Enlarge (credit: flickr user: mcfarlandmo) In the 2016 film Arrival, a linguist must figure out how to communicate with enormous seven-limbed aliens,...
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Can Learning a Foreign Language Prevent Dementia? You may have heard that learning another language is one method for preventing or at least postponing the onset of dementia. Dementia refers to the l...
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In Turkey, Keeping Alive a Language of Whistles Before cellphones, Turkish “bird language” allowed farmers to communicate across long distances in the Pontic Mountains....
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Do our reading lists determine how we process language? A recent study suggests novel ways of thinking about how our linguistic environments may shape subtle aspects of the ways in which we process languag...
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Motorsport.com launches Polish language edition Motorsport Network, the integrated digital platform that is the destination for millions of car and racing fans, today extended the global roll-out p...
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'Lessons in visual literacy': how art can help us look more carefully at language In a new exhibition, the importance of studying the messaging we receive from both the government and the media is highlightedIn the 1980s, Chilean a...
08:00, 2019-10-28

How Duolingo is using AI to humanize virtual language lessons Duolingo is using AI to make virtual language learning feel more human, with content and lesson structure tailored to the individual.Read More...
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We may have a basic form of sign language in common with chimpanzees People seem to be able to understand gestures made by chimpanzees, suggesting the signals may be remnants of a basic sign language used by our last c...
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How Parasite became the most talked about foreign language film of 2019 Bong Joon-ho’s darkly comic Korean thriller has become a box office hit, a meme machine and might be the first non-English language film to win the b...
07:16, 2019-11-13

Louisiana: Anti-abortion constitutional language nears OK BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers have taken another step in efforts to chip away at abortion rights, nearing final passage of a bill that ...
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Could language be the key to detecting fake news? | David Shariatmadari Purveyors of disinformation can be caught out by the particular words they use, according to new researchThe internet represents the biggest explosio...
11:16, 2019-09-02

Duplicity, Grace and Violence: New Spanish-Language Fiction One novel transports readers to 1970s Spain, roiled by the Basque militants; another is about a Spanish-born MI6 agent; a third follows a political p...
02:00, 2019-08-06

Mr., Ms., Mx.: How kids can show respect without using gender-specific language Until recently, I never thought about the fact that most honorifics are strictly binary gendered terms....
15:20, 2019-10-15

Martin Scorsese on Lou Reed: 'He spoke the language of people with nothing' The director hails a songwriter who, like him, brought the wild side of New York to life, recalls the collaborations that got away, and tells what it...
13:32, 2019-10-24

COMMENTARY: 10 takeaways from the French-language leaders’ debate The French debate on Thursday revealed a tired Trudeau, a bolder Bernier, a smilier Scheer, a boring Blanchet, a funnier Singh and a tiresome May, wr...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Delta uniforms will now include sign language as an option On Delta Air Lines, the in-flight crew members' uniforms will indicate whether they know a signed language. About 5% of the global population has a d...
15:20, 2019-07-30

Your body's hidden language: How smell reveals more than you ever knew We can sniff out fear, find solace in the smell of a loved one, breathe in the scent of happiness. How we're deciphering the subliminal signals of hu...
07:04, 2019-10-09

ProBeat: Wolfram’s natural language understanding looks incredibly useful Wolfram Alpha Notebook Edition is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The natural language understanding (NLU) functionality is awesome for st...
19:52, 2019-09-13

Trump's language is cruel, hateful and infectious. But we can rise above it Language is a kind of virus, and history has shown many times that this virus can be lethal In the lead-up to the 2016 election, after Donald Trump r...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Google executive insists she was 'baited' into 'imprecise language' Google executive Jen Gennai tried to clarify what she meant in a leaked video from Project Veritas which showed her implying Google would try to stop...
21:52, 2019-06-27

IBM tests ways to improve natural language processing In a blog post, IBM Research detailed several techniques that might improve natural language processing in the enterprise domain.Read More...
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Body language and the federal leaders’ debate: What to watch out for 'Political success or failure can be determined by the debate.' brand specialist Robyn T. Braley says be on the lookout for body language 'tells.'...
02:00, 2019-10-07

All the info our brain needs for language nearly fits on a floppy disc To learn language, we store information about word sounds, syntax and more. It turns out that all this amounts to about 1.5 megabytes of data – just ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Sumer: Where Written Language, Arithmetic and Civilization Were Born The Sumerian civilization (known also as Sumer) was one of the earliest civilizations in the world. This ancient civilization emerged in the region o...
15:16, 2019-05-20

The origins of language discovered in music, mime and mimicry Two million years ago, our ancestors started singing to ward off predators putting humanity on a path that led to the evolution of language...
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Don’t Believe a Word by David Shariatmadari review – the truth about language A myth-busting account of how languages emerge, change, and influence the way we thinkAs a boy, David Shariatmadari would sit in the hallway and list...
09:56, 2019-08-10

Limited language fluency tied to repeat hospitalizations (Reuters Health) - Poor language comprehension may raise the odds of a repeat hospitalization, a Canadian study suggests....
21:32, 2019-10-23

Amazon releases Alexa Presentation Language 1.1 in beta Amazon has released Alexa Presentation Language (APL) 1.1, the latest version of its suite of development tools for Alexa devices.Read More...
23:52, 2019-07-03

Rosalía's 'Spanishisms' upset Catalonia's language purists Catalan pop star uses Spanish words in Milionària, her first single in the local languageCatalan pop star Rosalía has upset language purists with her...
18:04, 2019-07-12

Why it’s time to stop worrying about the decline of the English language People often complain that English is deteriorating under the influence of new technology, adolescent fads and loose grammar. Why does this nonsensic...
07:44, 2019-08-15

China blocks access to all language editions of Wikipedia People in China are no longer able to access any Wikipedia pages from within the country — with all language editions reportedly being blocked by the...
00:40, 2019-05-14

Carolyn Hax: Adopt a good-faith approach to others’ language Don’t concern yourself with correcting benign utterances (especially the ones that are right)....
07:44, 2019-08-17

How to change your YouTube language on a computer or mobile device Shutterstock You can change your YouTube language on a computer or mobile device. It's easy to change your YouTube language on a computer by navigati...
14:44, 2019-09-30

Watered down language in the defense bill reignites F-35 debate The removal of four words in the upcoming defense budget bill has rekindled a fierce debate over the Pentagon's most expensive weapons program....
04:12, 2019-11-01

Sign language interpreter’s ‘rap’ with Twista steals show Amber Galloway Gallego lets her fingers do the rapping. Sure, Twista was declared the “fastest rapper of all time” back in the day when h...
17:44, 2019-08-20

K-pop boy band Monsta X to release new English-language single South Korean boy band Monsta X will issue its new English-language single, "Who Do U Love?" later this week, the group's management agency said Thurs...
19:56, 2019-06-13

OpenAI releases curtailed version of GPT-2 language model OpenAI today said it's releasing a version of GPT-2, but that it's not yet safe for the public release of the original 1.5 billion parameter version....
21:28, 2019-08-20

First Mi’kmaw MP asks question in his language in House of Commons Jaime Battiste, Liberal MP for Sydney-Victoria, used his first statement in House to speak the Mi'kmaq language....
17:08, 2019-12-13

Bret Stephens is still talking about bedbugs — and now, the language of the Holocaust The New York Times published a column by Stephens that seemed to compare a professor's comment about bedbugs to the Nazi persecution of Jews during t...
20:52, 2019-08-31

Why the Guardian is changing the language it uses to describe abortion bans New style guidance encourages editors to avoid medically misleading terms like ‘heartbeat bill’ in reference to restrictive abortion laws sweeping th...
13:20, 2019-06-07

Language wars: the 19 greatest linguistic spats of all time Words are ever evolving – but not without controversy. From creative applications of an apostrophe to the overuse of literally, what makes you rage?W...
18:04, 2019-06-17

Toni Morrison, a Writer of Many Gifts Who Bent Language to Her Will Readers could sense in Morrison’s fiction the influences of Ralph Ellison, the Bible and William Faulkner, among others, but her idiosyncratic music ...
23:48, 2019-08-06

Party leaders fan out across Canada following first French language debate With another major debate behind them, the federal party leaders are scattering Leaders scatter after first French language debate, hoping to find mo...
13:56, 2019-10-03

Mexico balks at language in U.S. bill ratifying new NAFTA Mexico objects to legislation introduced in the U.S. Congress as part of an eventual ratification of the deal....
21:44, 2019-12-14

Gendered language like 'manhole' will soon be banned from Berkeley's city codes Soon, there will be no more manholes in the city of Berkeley, California. There will also be no chairmen, no manpower, no policemen or policewomen....
16:52, 2019-07-18

Google launches TensorFlow.Text library for language AI models Google today introduced TensorFlow.Text, a new library for training language understanding AI. The news comes days after the beta release of TensorFl...
22:24, 2019-06-10

Love Island is a lesson in how language, like, evolves | David Shariatmadari The contestants’ heavy use of ‘like’ has raised hackles. But they shouldn’t be demonised for itLove Island is not for everyone. You might not appreci...
14:36, 2019-06-21

Cancer storybook Eva Meets Dr Mac aims to explain the disease's language The story book aimed at helping young cancer patients to understand what's happening to them....
19:32, 2019-07-09

Doomsday farm family were speaking in ‘fantasy language’ when rescued The Dutch family who lived on a secluded farm for nine years, waiting for the world to end, could barely speak and communicated in a “fantasy languag...
19:36, 2019-10-17

Arsenal academy coach banned for abusive language to Under-9s referee • Alex Nichols reduced teenage female referee to tears• Nichols banned for three games and finedAn Arsenal academy coach has been fined and banned fo...
19:24, 2019-06-13

Student Defends Thesis In Ancient Andean Quechua Language A Peruvian student, Roxana Quispe Collantes, has written and defended her post-doctoral thesis “in Quechua”, the ancient language of the Andean Incas...
00:16, 2019-10-29

UWS firefighter memorial vandalized with crude language, gold paint A resident called in the graffiti on the Firemen's Memorial Terrace at Riverside Drive at 100th Street and said they believe it was tagged somet...
00:48, 2019-06-11

Chile’s SuperGran Is Last Living Keeper Of A 10,000-Year-Old Language and Culture The 10,000-year-old Yaghan language of Chile's remote Tierra del Fuego has ‘one’ remaining fluent speaker left, and the entire ancient culture is on ...
11:36, 2019-06-04

Four Britons arrested in police drugs raid on language school Four Britons have been arrested following a drugs raid at an English language school in eastern China....
18:16, 2019-07-12

Cambridge language conference marks Game of Thrones lingo From Klingon to Dothraki - Cambridge is hosting the Language Creation Society's UK convention....
20:00, 2019-06-22

Record 67.3 million speak foreign language at home, over 50% in 90 big cities, 59% in LA A record 67.3 million U.S. residents speak a foreign language at home, the latest sign of the growing influence of immigrants on American culture....
15:40, 2019-10-29

ProBeat: Google’s Pixel 4 ups the AI ante to offline language models Live Caption and Recorder on the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL show that Google wants to rule offline natural language processing.Read More...
19:36, 2019-10-18

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with language settings improvements Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 18922 from the 20H1 branch with language settings improvements, plus the usual bug fixes.Read More...
07:48, 2019-06-20

Sean Paul: 'Language barrier' a problem for dancehall artists The star says people finding patois hard to understand impacts the success of Jamaican musicians....
10:32, 2019-07-03

'Remarkably similar': Biden copied policy language from environmentalists Joe Biden's newly released climate proposal contains language that is nearly identical to passages found in proposals by environmental groups....
21:00, 2019-06-04

Marijuana, Reefer, Weed: How Language Keeps Evolving for the Devil’s Lettuce As long as people have smoked the plant, they’ve debated what to call it. And now marketers for the legal marijuana industry want everyone to say “ca...
11:40, 2019-07-04

Leeds’ Kiko Casilla charged with using racist language against Charlton • Leeds: Casilla ‘strenuously denies’ the charge• Mandatory minimum ban of six matches if guiltyThe Leeds goalkeeper Kiko Casilla has been charged wi...
19:52, 2019-11-04

Manholes or maintenance holes? The city rejecting gendered language The city council in Berkeley, California, is removing terms like ‘maiden’ and ‘manpower’ from its municipal code“Mankind”, “manmade”, “he” as a gener...
07:56, 2019-07-19

Love v l’amour: is English destroying the world’s sexiest language? In France, the culture minister has announced plans to strengthen a law that compels advertisers to say things in FrenchLe français is the language o...
16:40, 2019-08-05

How to change the language on a Samsung Galaxy S10, and choose among regional variations Henry Nicholls/Reuters You can change the language on your Samsung Galaxy S10 between about a dozen different languages, and even more regional varia...
22:08, 2019-10-04

No language barrier: Brazzaville's illustrated shop facades – in pictures Shops in the Republic of the Congo’s capital use colourful depictions of the goods they sell to get around the lack of a common tongue Continue readi...
15:20, 2019-09-03

Chimp sign language and human communication follow the same rules Gestures used by chimpanzees to communicate with each other follow some of the same rules intrinsic to human language, according to a study of chimps...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Dan Le Batard calls out Paul Finebaum for ‘coded dogwhistle language’ One ESPN personality is demanding an apology from another. Radio host Dan Le Batard wants football analyst Paul Finebaum to explain himself for his c...
18:20, 2019-08-28

AI researchers launch SuperGLUE, a rigorous benchmark for language understanding A consortium of AI researchers from Facebook, NYU, and Google's DeepMind have created SuperGLUE, a benchmark for more nuanced, complex conversational...
19:20, 2019-08-14

German integration commissioner urges language tests for preschoolers Despite improvements, the German government's latest report on the state of immigrant integration noted major gaps in education. Calls are now growin...
18:32, 2019-12-03

Louisiana Says ‘Oui’ to French, Amid Explosion in Dual-Language Schools This fall, more American students than ever will start their first day of school learning in a language other than English....
04:12, 2019-08-24

How we can learn to stop worrying and love language – books podcast On this week’s podcast, we’re exploring the ways language and punctuation are evolving. Guardian journalist David Shariatmadari comes in to talk abou...
14:32, 2019-08-07

Cummings slams Trump's 'racist language' after mass shootings Rep. Elijah Cummings on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump of using “racist language” and “encouraging reprehensible behavior,” addressing the ...
01:24, 2019-08-08

Google sign language AI turns hand gestures into speech The tech giant is sharing its hand-tracking software to allow others to develop translation apps....
00:28, 2019-08-21

Oleg Sentsov: Russian by Blood and Language, Ukrainian in Spirit Released from a Russian jail in the Arctic in a prisoner swap, the filmmaker vows to fight on against what he calls President Vladimir V. Putin’s “po...
17:36, 2019-09-27

Sign language interpreter steals show during Twista concert A sign language interpreter stole the show when she appeared at a concert alongside the US rapper Twista....
19:32, 2019-08-21

How a community of obscure language inventors made it big with ‘Game of Thrones’ Some spend their entire life creating a language no one else will speak. Some teach it to their family — including the dog....
16:52, 2019-05-16

Thai English-language daily The Nation to end print edition BANGKOK (AP) — The Nation, one of Thailand’s two English-language dailies, has announced it will stop publishing its print edition by the end o...
14:44, 2019-05-16

How to change the keyboard language on a Mac computer, and switch between different languages with just a click AP You can change the keyboard language on a Mac computer by accessing your Mac's System Preferences menu. Changing your keyboard language can be in...
18:44, 2019-09-19

Peter Beardsley barred from football for seven months over racist language • Coach guilty on three charges of racist and abusive language• Former Newcastle and England player denied all charges The former England and Newcast...
17:24, 2019-09-19

NDP unveils policy promises in Quebec, including expansion of language law The Quebec platform also promises to find a way to get Quebec to sign the Constitution, on its own terms....
20:24, 2019-09-15

Sumerian Tablets: A Deeper Understanding of the Oldest Known Written Language The Sumerian language was developed in ancient Mesopotamia and is the oldest known written language.  ...
00:16, 2019-05-10

Media outlets follow Guardian to reconsider language on climate Use of terms ‘climate crisis’ and ‘global heating’ prompts reviews in other newsroomsThe Guardian’s decision to alter its style guide to better conve...
13:00, 2019-05-24

Boston arts museum bans 2 visitors for offensive language BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has banned two visitors and vowed to change protocols for guards after minority middle school studen...
02:04, 2019-05-25

Arabic-Language Version of ‘Sesame Street’ Will Debut 3 New Muppets The new program, “Ahlan Simsim,” which means “Welcome Sesame” in Arabic, aims to tackle the trauma facing refugee children in the Middle East....
23:48, 2019-11-21

Absence of China a 'loss' at Chinese-language 'Oscars' in Taiwan The absence of China was a "loss" at this year's Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-speaking world's version of the Oscars, director Ang Lee said on Sa...
03:04, 2019-11-24

4 federal party leaders to face off during French language debate Conservative Andrew Scheer, New Democrat Jagmeet Singh, and Yves-Francois Blanchet of the Bloc Quebecois will face off with Trudeau at 8 p.m. Eastern...
13:16, 2019-10-02

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New—and Nonbinary—Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere”—at least, when it comes to a new, n...
17:24, 2019-09-19

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New — and Nonbinary — Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere” — at least when it comes to a new, ...
05:48, 2019-09-19

Silicon Valley Learns Washington’s Language (and Vice Versa) Big Tech’s presence in the capital is unmistakable, and its interests intersect with more and more issues, says David McCabe, a tech policy reporter....
15:32, 2019-12-04

Sign language interpreter steals the show from ‘world’s fastest’ rapper Concert interpreter Amber Galloway Gallego showed off her signing skills by keeping up with Twista, the world's fastest rapper....
17:28, 2019-08-20

Hearing-Impaired Dad Talks To Daughter Using Sign Language In Viral Video A viral video of a hearing-impaired father interacting with his newborn daughter using sign language has left many netizens teary-eyed....
14:32, 2019-10-21

Fowl language: Amazonian bird's mating call noisiest in world White bellbird’s call reaches same volume as pneumatic drill during courtship ritualA bird in the Amazon has shattered the record for the loudest cal...
17:48, 2019-10-21

Democrats back down on striking anti-abortion language from spending bill House Democrats who were eager to try to remove decades-old anti-abortion language from a spending bill have backed down on the push....
19:08, 2019-06-11

Amazon researchers bolsters Alexa’s language learning with preexisting knowledge In a newly published paper and accompanying blog post, researchers at Amazon describe a method of quickly adapting AI models to new dialects.Read Mor...
16:20, 2019-06-11

House leaders water down key liberal language in drug pricing bill House Democratic leaders plan to weaken language progressives inserted in a sweeping drug price bill to discourage sharp cost increases ahead of a fl...
05:04, 2019-12-06

Spanish-Language Music Has Gone Global. Watch Rosalía Make Her Hit ‘Con Altura’ Two Spaniards, a Canadian, a Colombian and a clip from a Dominican television show helped turn a tribute to reggaeton into one of the hottest interna...
11:08, 2019-07-08

Rise up, rebel, revolt: how the English language betrays class and power From Boris Johnson’s Latin to everyday Anglo-Saxon – what can the history of modern English tell us about our fractured society?Boris Johnson is know...
14:16, 2019-09-06

Record 67.3 million speak foreign language at home, over 50% in 90 big cities, 59% in Los Angeles A record 67.3 million U.S. residents speak a foreign language at home, the latest sign of the growing influence of immigrants on American culture....
16:16, 2019-10-29

Shane Gillis no longer joining SNL cast after outcry over racist language The comedian, who was announced Thursday as a featured player for Season 45, was criticized for using slurs against Asians and the LGBT community in ...
23:16, 2019-09-16

Google achieves state-of-the-art NLP performance with an enormous language model and data set Google researchers trained an enormous machine learning model on an equally enormous data set to achieve state-of-the-art results on NLP benchmarks.R...
19:00, 2019-10-24

Student in Peru makes history by writing thesis in the Incas’ language Quechua is still spoken by 8 million people across the Andes, but Roxana Quispe Collantes hopes she can give it added valueA doctoral student in Peru...
13:48, 2019-10-27

‘This means war’: Comedians criticize SNL for firing Shane Gillis over racist language Former cast members such as Norm Macdonald and Rob Schneider and others like Bill Burr and Jim Jefferies aired their displeasure with the show's deci...
21:40, 2019-09-17

NC Sheriff Allegedly Was OK With Murder in Order to Hide Use of ‘Racially Insensitive Language’ Talk about killing a story. A North Carolina sheriff has been indicted on charges he knew of a credible threat against a deputy but did nothing to st...
03:28, 2019-09-18

Rape is not 'sex', and 'broken hearts' don't cause murder. Women are dying – and language matters A year after Jill Meagher was murdered, Tracy Connelly was too. The different ways each crime was reported speaks volumes In July 2013 a woman called...
02:28, 2019-09-01

West Ham fan banned for life after being filmed using racist language at the London Stadium West Ham have issued a lifetime ban to the fan filmed using racist language at the London Stadium in a video circulating on social media....
19:00, 2019-09-24

Want a truly mind-expanding experience? Learn another language | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett That Brexit has put British pupils off studying languages is tragic – it’s not just great for your brain, it opens up whole new worldsMore than half ...
16:24, 2019-07-04

UN’s Grandi slams ‘toxic language of politics’ aimed at refugees migrants In a heartfelt briefing to the Security Council on Tuesday, Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, has said that, during his ...
20:40, 2019-04-09

How sign-language interpreters convey the raw emotion of ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ “That’s the beauty of ASL — there are so many ways to represent words in the hands and the face.”...
17:04, 2019-08-15

Parody Twitter account translates Trump tweets into Jar Jar Binks’ language How do you say “impeachment” in Gungan? An account known only as “Donald Jar Jar Trump” has been translating President Trump&...
15:24, 2019-11-09

Fox & Friends Idiot Defends the Language Trump and the El Paso Gunman Both Love to Use The man who traveled across Texas to kill Latinx people is racist. The man who campaigned for president by calling Mexicans drug dealers and rapists ...
16:52, 2019-08-06

Microsoft wows Inspire crowd with language-translating HoloLens hologram If you've been looking for an example of what's possible when AR and AI intersect, this new Microsoft demo will blow you away.Read More...
20:20, 2019-07-17

What Jacob Rees-Mogg's language rules reveal about him | David Shariatmadari His linguistic intolerance suggests a personality that values order and obedience above allJacob Rees-Mogg must be in seventh heaven right now. His o...
13:36, 2019-07-29

Baidu unveils ERNIE 2.0 natural language framework in Chinese and English Baidu's ERNIE 2.0 framework introduced today claims to outperform Google's BERT natural language model in a range of conversational AI tasks.Read Mor...
19:28, 2019-07-30

Oprah Winfrey pays tribute to 'magician of language' Toni Morrison Oprah Winfrey has written a tribute to "Beloved" author Toni Morrison, who has died at 88-years-old....
22:36, 2019-08-06

Microsoft’s UniLM AI achieves state-of-the-art performance on summarization and language generation In a new paper, Microsoft researchers propose UniLM, an AI framework that achieves state-of-the-art results on summarization and language generation ...
20:00, 2019-10-16

Amazon is improving the accuracy of Alexa's natural language understanding (AMZN) This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
15:52, 2019-10-11

Nvidia trains world’s largest Transformer-based language model Nvidia said it has trained the world's largest Transformer-based models and achieved the fastest training and inference for Google's popular BERT mod...
17:20, 2019-08-13

Amazon Alexa scientists retrain an English-language AI model on Japanese In a new paper, scientists at Amazon's Alexa division describe a transfer learning technique that yields an improvement.Read More...
17:56, 2019-05-13

'Invasion' and 'fake news': El Paso manifesto echoes Trump language A hate-filled document believed to have been written by the gunman bears striking similarities to the words we hear from TrumpAuthorities are investi...
22:40, 2019-08-05

In Chile's remote south, the last speaker of an ancient language fights to keep it alive Sitting in the warmth of a wood fire in her home in Chile's deep south, Cristina Calderón sometimes wishes she had more people to speak to in her mot...
19:20, 2019-05-31

Sister of murdered MP Jo Cox criticises politicians for using divisive language to stoke up violence The sister of murdered MP Jo Cox today criticised politicians who continue to use divisive language that risks stoking up violence....
11:40, 2019-06-11

'Bachelorette' star Hannah Brown opens up about being 'slut-shamed': 'We’ve got to change the language' Hannah Brown is speaking out about being "slut-shamed" on social media for openly talking about her sex life on the reality dating show "The Bachelor...
19:32, 2019-07-19

This secret trick lets you browse only English-language movies and shows on Netflix With hotly-anticipated new streaming media services set to pop up left and right in the coming months, there has been some uneasiness surrounding Net...
14:36, 2019-10-17

Amazon is testing a Spanish-language Alexa experience in the US ahead of a launch this year Amazon announced today it has begun to ask customers to participate in a preview program that will help the company build a Spanish-language Alexa e...
01:04, 2019-04-30

Remove hook-nose sign language gesture, Jewish group demands Calls for ‘racist and humiliating’ gesture to be removed from online guide to Flemish signingAn organisation representing Jewish communities in Europ...
16:12, 2019-09-18

How to find restrictions on an iPhone to customize settings like explicit language and allowed apps Denys Prykhodov/Shutterstock You can find your iPhone's restriction settings in the Screen Time section of your Settings app. The iPhone's restrictio...
19:20, 2019-11-04

Call to revitalize ‘language of the ancestors’ for survival of future generations: Indigenous chief Hundreds of ancestral languages have gone silent in recent generations, taking with them the culture, knowledge and traditions of the people who spok...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Berkeley, California eliminates term ‘manhole’ in push to remove gendered language The term “manhole” is being flushed out of a city’s code in an attempt to remove the gendered language. The ultra-liberal Californi...
20:56, 2019-07-18

Saturday Night Live Parts Ways With Shane Gillis Following His Use of "Unacceptable" Language And just like that, Shane Gillis is out at Saturday Night Live. Gillis, originally announced as one of the new additions for season 45, will not joi...
23:32, 2019-09-16

Entire school learns sign language to welcome 6-year-old kindergartner as their first ever deaf student An entire school in the US is learning sign language to welcome a 6-year-old kinderdergarten pupil as its first ever deaf student....
14:20, 2019-06-06

GRAPHIC LANGUAGE: De Niro blasts Trump at Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro unloaded—once again-- on President Trump during a brief appearance Friday at the Not the White House Corre...
09:36, 2019-04-29

US diplomat accuses Russia of Stalin-era attitude for discouraging English language courses A U.S. diplomat has rebuked the Russian government for discouraging Russian citizens from participating in English language courses operated by the S...
22:36, 2019-06-10

Canadian language complaints have spiked by over 20%. An uproar over Doug Ford may be to blame: commissioner Canada's official languages commissioner said almost half of the complaints came from the National Capital Region of Ottawa and Gatineau, where feder...
01:44, 2019-05-10

Air New Zealand trolled a customer by repeatedly speaking in the Māori language, even though they said they didn't understand it Air New Zealand/Facebook; Tracey Nearmy/Reuters Air New Zealand repeatedly spoke to a customer in te reo, the Māori language, in a series of Facebook...
17:36, 2019-11-29

This secret Netflix trick lets you browse only English-language movies and shows With hotly-anticipated new streaming media services set to pop up left and right in the coming months, there has been some uneasiness surrounding Net...
17:40, 2019-10-18

Latin lovers tune in: Vatican broadcasts news in language of ancient Rome Friends, Romans and Latin lovers - lend the Vatican your ears. Vatican Radio is starting its first regular news bulletin in the language of Caesar an...
16:48, 2019-06-07

Queen Latifah Brought Looks, Her Pretty Face and Bawdy Language to The Little Mermaid Live! It was sometime in the early ‘90s and my mommy and I were in Miami’s International Airport. I was an adventurous child with an infatuation with The L...
00:36, 2019-11-07

Brendan Cox: Boris Johnson isn't an evil man but we need to change our language and toxic politics The husband Jo Cox has said he doesn't think Boris Johnson is "an evil man" over the Prime Minister's comments about the murdered MP and Brexit....
08:48, 2019-09-26

'Invasion' and 'fake news': manifesto of El Paso suspect echoes Trump language A hate-filled document that appeared online before the deadly attack bears striking similarities to the words we hear from TrumpAuthorities are inves...
21:12, 2019-08-05

Sign language protects ‘linguistic identity and cultural diversity’ of all users, says UN chief Sign languages are crucial to “express oneself, connect with others and participate in all aspects of economic, social, cultural and political sphere...
17:12, 2019-09-23

Uber’s PPLM language model can change the topic and sentiment of AI-generated text Uber's PPLM is a novel technique that steers the sentiment, topic, and other attributes of text generated by AI language models.Read More...
19:16, 2019-12-05

Amazon’s AI rewrites voice commands in natural language to reduce false positives Amazon researchers detail an AI method that rewrites commands in natural language in order to cut down on false positives.Read More...
17:20, 2019-06-06

Judge Rules That Twitch's Contract With Banned Streamer Includes 'Unconscionable' Language The legal saga between Twitch and the banned Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamer James “PhantomL0rd” Varga continues. The judge’s latest ruling...
20:00, 2019-09-30

Trump attacks Obama after his call to reject hateful language – live updates Trump tweets: ‘Did George Bush ever condemn President Obama after Sandy Hook. President Obama had 32 mass shootings during his reign’Sign up for the ...
16:04, 2019-08-06

The urgency of climate crisis needed robust new language to describe it | Paul Chadwick Changes to how the Guardian writes about climate announced by Katharine Viner prompted a discussion with readersInitial reader response was positive ...
21:20, 2019-06-16

Brexit: Amber Rudd says Boris Johnson's language 'does incite violence' – live news Former cabinet minister says ‘casual approach to safety of MPs and their staff is immoral’‘Benn Act is watertight’: Gauke deems Major’s Brexit fears ...
14:36, 2019-09-27

Obama implicitly criticizes Trump over language that 'feeds climate of fear and hatred' – live Democratic presidential candidates thank Obama for ‘moral clarity’Trump blames ‘violent’ video games as El Paso death toll rises to 22Sign up for the...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Viewers heap praise on amazing performance of Stormzy sign language interpreter at Glastonbury Viewers have hailed the amazing performance of a specialist sign language interpreter who covered Stormzy's historic gig at Glastonbury 2019....
13:12, 2019-06-29

Fox News pundits are using white supremacist language tied to 'The Great Replacement' conspiracy theory INSIDER's Manny Ocbazghi opines that Fox News pundits have been echoing white supremacist talking points during segments on immigration. These talkin...
01:20, 2019-08-06

Federal party leaders hope to gain Quebec votes in French-language debate Conservative Andrew Scheer, New Democrat Jagmeet Singh, and Yves-François Blanchet of the Bloc Québécois faced off with Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau...
05:56, 2019-10-03

Calgary Flames coach apologizes for ‘offensive language’ after player alleges he used racial slur Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters has apologized for using "offensive language" after a former player alleged he directed racial slurs at him sev...
06:44, 2019-11-28

Azure Cognitive Services gets speech, search, language, and security updates at Ignite 2019 At Ignite 2019, Microsoft announced a series of new updates to Azure Cognitive Services, including new capabilities in Cognitive Search.Read More...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Andy Ruiz showed Anthony Joshua crack with ‘scratch’, says body language expert AJ may have got the edge over heavyweight opponent Andy Ruiz because the Mexican started ‘scratching his face’, according to a body language expert...
15:52, 2019-12-05

Mozilla updates DeepSpeech with an English language model that runs ‘faster than real time’ Mozilla's new DeepSpeech release -- DeepSpeech 0.6 -- introduces an English language model that runs 'faster in real time' on a single Raspberry Pi 4...
19:00, 2019-12-05

Facebook open-sources deep learning framework Pythia for image and language models Facebook's Pythia deep learning framework, which is now available in open source, is designed to benchmark natural language processing and vision AI ...
00:08, 2019-05-22

'There Is Rhythm in the Language': Actress Christiana Clark Finds the 'Jazz' in Shakespeare in The Winter's Tale There’s a moment during Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale when pivotal character Paulina pauses in the midst of imploring an obstinate king for compass...
17:40, 2019-05-24

Unai Emery fails to clear language barrier in era of manager-storytellers | Jonathan Liew Spaniard did not fail at Arsenal because of his poor English, but for a modern Premier League manager language is a weapon to be used with precision ...
00:52, 2019-12-03

Google launches AutoML Natural Language with improved text classification and model training Google Cloud's service for natural language extraction and analysis, AutoML Natural Language, is now generally available.Read More...
19:08, 2019-12-12

Brexit news latest: Mind your inflammatory language, Archbishop of Canterbury tells Boris Johnson The Archbishop of Canterbury has criticised Prime Minister Boris Johnson over his use of "inflammatory" language during the Brexit debate....
10:00, 2019-10-27

Minnesota Superintendent Promises 'Aggressive Action' After Middle School Teacher Filmed Using Racist Language Wendy Brilowski, a teacher in Highland Park Middle School, Minnesota, has been placed on leave after video proof showed her hurling racial slurs to s...
20:36, 2019-05-12

Brexit news LIVE: Tensions mount as Dominic Cummings dismisses concerns over PM's language Boris Johnson's de facto chief of staff has risked increasing tensions in Whitehall by dismissing concerns from MPs over the effects of the Prime Min...
08:04, 2019-09-27

Eurovision 2019: Viewers hail enthusiastic performance of sign language interpreter during Iceland's act Viewers have hailed the enthusiastic performance of a sign language interpreter during the Eurovision song contest....
12:36, 2019-05-19

More than 18,000 TSA employees have flocked to a private Facebook group where they use racist and demeaning language to vent about 'f---ing idiot' travelers Getty TSA employees created a private Facebook group with 18,000 current and former employees where they used racist and crude language to criticize ...
17:20, 2019-10-29

Ariana Grande had a brilliant response to a horoscope app that said Cancers needed 'sympathetic head-nodding' as their love language Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for AG Ariana Grande responded to a popular horoscope app that made an assumption about her star sign. Grande commented on a...
13:48, 2019-12-03

Dozens of English-Language News Sites Are Misreporting That a 17-Year-Old Dutch Rape Survivor Died by Euthanasia Dozens of English-language news sites, including the Washington Post, the Daily Beast, the Daily Caller, Newsweek and The Sun falsely reported that a...
23:04, 2019-06-05

Don’t Get It ‘Twis’-ted: Sign Language Interpreter Steals the Show at a Twista Concert and Shows Importance of Access for Deaf People Twista may be the fastest-rapping MC in the world, but how good is he with his hands? His sign-language interpretive hands, that is....
07:04, 2019-08-21

The Thing I Never Do (That I Just Did) Buy or cook a chicken on Sunday and then shred and toss into noodles, salads and quesadillas all week long....
19:20, 2019-06-21

'Do The Right Thing' still has something to say In 1989, the warnings were dire. The Spike Lee film "Do the Right Thing," critics and columnists said, would provoke violence and disrupt race relati...
01:36, 2019-07-01

Dominic Cummings dismisses concerns over Boris Johnson's language: LIVE Brexit news and latest politics updates Boris Johnson's de facto chief of staff has risked increasing tensions in Whitehall by dismissing concerns from MPs over the effects of the Prime Min...
10:56, 2019-09-27

Yes, “Succession” Is The Best Thing On TV Series two has just started and there’s everything to play for in the savage drama about an ill-fated family dynasty...
08:12, 2019-08-16

Why Saying ‘Like’ a Lot Is Like, Actually a Good Thing In 2016, I was offered a promo code to test out a new app designed to help young people talk without filler phrases like you know and like, so they c...
17:24, 2019-05-23

This Is the Most Pathetic Thing You'll See All Day President Donald Trump is in Louisiana today to talk about energy and probably a bunch of other bullshit. He was greeted at the airport by top Louisi...
21:40, 2019-05-14

Yes, Succession Is The Best Thing On TV Right Now Series two has just started and there’s everything to play for in the savage drama about an ill-fated family dynasty...
12:00, 2019-08-16

Nobody Knows What's Going on With the Whole Impeachment Thing President Donald Trump is many things: a soft-brained goofus, a venomous and unrepentant racist, an inept leader. But if you were to ask if he is cur...
00:36, 2019-09-11

The Scariest Thing In P.T. Was Following You All Along This summer marked the fifth anniversary of P.T., 2014’s landmark “Playable Teaser” for Silent Hills, an exciting but ultimately doomed reboot of the...
21:56, 2019-09-09

‘Do the Right Thing’ | Anatomy of a Scene Spike Lee narrates a sequence from his film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in a digitally restored Blu-ray edition from the Criterion Col...
15:32, 2019-08-16

Trump: Yeah, I Did the Bad Thing, So What? As Democrats finally begin to rev their engines over allegations that President Donald Trump withheld aid to Ukraine in an effort to push the country...
17:32, 2019-09-24

What's The Worst Thing You've Ever Seen While Flying? Anyone who travels by air enough likely has a very specific set of pet peeves based on all the terrible things they’ve experienced while flying—but t...
17:28, 2019-11-08

If You Can't Surf in Memphis, Do the Next Best Thing A California transplant in Tennessee gets back to his surfing roots at age 49 with regular skateboarding sessions....
14:32, 2019-11-24

Apple TV+ is now officially a thing. Let’s dig in, shall we? Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Friday, November 1, and Saturday, November 2. All times are Eastern....
06:24, 2019-11-01

A Pininfarina SUV Just Might Be A Thing In The Near Future When you think “Pininfarina,” you probably think “hypercar” or “high-performance,” not “sedans and SUVs.” But, according to CEO Michael Perschke, you...
19:56, 2019-08-06

How Grilled Pizza Became a Thing This recipe from Al Forno in Providence, R.I., epitomizes the winning simplicity that put the restaurant on the map. Toppings of pumpkin, gorgonzola ...
20:12, 2019-11-14

How to fix the worst thing about Netflix If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you definitely have mixed emotions right now about your favorite source of streaming entertainment. On the one ...
17:04, 2019-05-03

Glamping in the Hamptons is now a thing Four years ago, Brooklynite Janet Huey and her boyfriend, Colin Green, were browsing listings on Airbnb when they stumbled upon a safari-like setup i...
16:32, 2019-05-24

The Smartphone Car Key Thing Needs To Stop People generally seem to be on board with the new 2020 Lincoln Aviator. I know I am. It looks great, is probably real comfortable and comes with a to...
02:28, 2019-08-21

Israel Adesanya Is The Next Big Thing Two years ago on this very website, Dr. Patrick Wyman wrote about the single most important question facing the UFC: where is the next generation of ...
20:32, 2019-10-07

The A-Frame Home Becomes a Thing Again This unique architectural style is angling for a comeback, thanks to the tiny-home movement and a renewed appreciation for the triangular form....
18:16, 2019-08-15

Vasectomy cakes are a thing Vasectomy cakes are hot now, as small bakeries seek new occasions to sell their creations.        ...
12:48, 2019-04-16

There's Only One Thing Wrong About The New Honda Fit I strode up to the Honda stand at the Tokyo Motor Show with one question burning in my heart, in my eyes, on my notepad: Why isn’t the Honda Fit plan...
17:48, 2019-10-23

Think car ownership will soon be a thing of the past? Think again. If you're thinking the days of car ownership are almost over, it's time to reset your expectations. We still have some big challenges to overcome.Rea...
20:48, 2019-09-14

Iturria: ‘The best thing that could happen to me’ "Mikel Iturria (Euskadi–Murias) soloed to the biggest win of his career of Stage 11 at La Vuelta, profiting from an indecisive five-strong chase grou...
20:52, 2019-09-04

Lil Nas X Has One Thing to Say to Everyone Trolling Him About His Sexuality You know by now that Lil Nas X is better than 99 percent of the population at creating the kind of viral hit that’s catnip for children (so good in f...
17:40, 2019-07-03

This is the last thing Gary Sanchez needs right now TORONTO — Two games back from a second trip to the injured list and Gary Sanchez took a foul tip off his bare hand Saturday and got drilled in the le...
05:16, 2019-08-12

Why Is the Nissan Maxima Still a Thing? We’ve all kind of moved beyond the model bloat conversation, but I just want to take a moment to point out how large the 2019 Nissan Altima is now. I...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing In a new poll from Gallup, only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing for the United States, with 43% believing it would be a good thin...
21:00, 2019-05-21

Even When AEW Fucks Up, It Still Feels Like It's Doing The Right Thing All Elite Wrestling’s debut pay-per-view Double or Nothing has stood out since it was announced as something new and fun amid the ongoing stagnation ...
21:56, 2019-05-21

Deaf man adopts deaf rescue puppy, teaches him sign language commands A deaf Maine man adopted a puppy that is also deaf, teaching it sign commands while giving the dog a forever home....
17:28, 2019-05-01

California city removes all gendered language like ‘manholes’ from city code NBC NEWS – Berkeley, California is doing away with “manholes” — kind of. The city with a long history of progressivism is moving fo...
02:36, 2019-07-19

Study uncovers secret ‘language’ plants use to warn other plants when in danger A new study by Cornell University professor Andre Kessler found that goldenrod plants sent out messages through airborne chemicals called volatile or...
19:40, 2019-10-05

The latest word on Planet Word: Downtown D.C.’s language museum is set to open in May An interactive museum in the historic Franklin School will use puzzles and games to explore words....
14:16, 2019-11-07

Amber Rudd hits out at Boris Johnson as she accuses PM of using language that 'incites violence' EXCLUSIVE Rudd may stand as an Independent Conservative candidate in London Read our live updates HERE...
12:36, 2019-09-27

Government refuses to back down over calls to moderate language after PM described Brexit bill as 'surrender act' Minister defends PM for calling Benn Law the "surrender act" Church of England criticised MPs' language as "not worthy of our country" Read our live ...
10:56, 2019-09-27

Political leaders vow to tone down language after uproar over 'dangerous' rhetoric in House of Commons Political leaders have vowed to tone down their language after an uproar in the House of Commons last week....
22:12, 2019-09-30

BTS unveils 'Dream Glow', their latest English language crossover smash, with Charli XCX 'Dream Glow' is BTS' latest attempt at a crossover after its Top 10 hit 'Boy With Luv,' with lyrics in Korean and Spanish &m...
20:24, 2019-06-07

I’m an angry mother, and that’s a good thing "Burn it Down: Women Writing About Anger" is one of the most recent books about women and anger, and what makes it stand out from its predecessors is...
15:16, 2019-10-03

Orgasming isn’t always a good thing, and can even happen during 'bad' sex Prasit photo/Getty Images A recent study published in the Archives of Sexual Behavior found that orgasming during a consensual sexual experience does...
17:16, 2019-11-14

PewDiePie Is Having Second Thoughts About The Whole YouTube Thing A profile of YouTuber Pewdiepie in the New York Times titled “What Does Pewdiepie Really Believe?” does not quite answer that question. In fact, Pewd...
21:36, 2019-10-10

Here's One Way To Fix This Whole Semi-Autonomous Driving Thing Recently, I was driving along Interstate 90 in central New York in a Nissan Altima equipped with the company’s driver assist technology, ProPilot. Th...
20:20, 2019-08-12

What A Relief! The Only Thing That Matters Is Love! If you could use a pick-me-up, look no further, because today we have some incredible news for you: The only thing that matters is love!...
19:04, 2019-08-13

There’s only one thing Hunter McGrady really hates trying on Posing in a bikini for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue can illicit fear among the most seasoned of models. But Hunter McGrady says it’s nothing...
20:16, 2019-05-04

Deshaun Watson Did The Cool Thing Again Last week, when Deshaun Watson answered a thoughtful post-game question with a hyper-detailed breakdown of Carolina’s defense, there was some confusi...
00:00, 2019-10-07

This is the No. 1 thing 64,000 women want from a lover: survey Countless books, websites, articles and movies have been dedicated to the quest to understand life’s greatest mystery: What do women want? The ...
22:44, 2019-07-24

Stop Saying ‘Apocalypse Guru’ Like It’s a Bad Thing Adults tend to be very threatened by 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who has led students around the world on massive school str...
05:40, 2019-07-24

German farmers: 'Overregulation is the last thing we need' Farmers from across Germany have descended on Berlin to take part in a mass protest against the government's agricultural reform package that foresee...
14:00, 2019-11-26

Facebook Did the Sneaky Listening Thing, Too Facebook has paid hundreds of contractors around the world to transcribe some of its users Messenger messages, according to a new Bloomberg report. T...
04:24, 2019-08-14

Astros prove again there is no such thing as a lock There is really no such thing as a sure thing. The Astros, who entered Wednesday night’s game as -520 favorites to the Tigers, lost 2-1. According to...
12:32, 2019-08-22

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘The Fate of the Furious’ and ‘No One Saw a Thing’ The most recent “The Fast and the Furious” movie airs on FX. And a mini-series on SundanceTV looks at an unsolved case of vigilante justice....
07:44, 2019-08-01

How we stay together: 'Love at first sight is a thing' Though Kandy Shepherd is a romance novelist, her marriage to James Carpenter is built on more than passion: shared values and mutual support are keyN...
20:24, 2019-11-22

Failure early in your career might actually be the best thing for you Career setbacks can be a real bummer no matter what your profession. For scientists, proposals that fail to gain funding and research efforts that hi...
18:12, 2019-10-02

The surprising thing employees value most about a workplace Flexible hours and opportunities for growth may be valued in the job market, but as one study shows, they aren't the secret for successful workplaces...
20:56, 2019-10-04

This Has to Be the Most Uselessly Obsolete Car-Related Thing You Can Own Here’s a fun experiment: if you know what that car-shaped thing up there is, try to explain it to a nearby child. If you actually manage to convey th...
03:32, 2019-05-14

Donald Trump Is Not Going To Let This Hurricane Thing Go It can be difficult to remember given that he routinely appears on television with toilet paper on the soles of both his shoes and at least one of hi...
23:40, 2019-09-05

White House Admits They Did the (Other) Bad Thing It’s been quite the week for White House admissions of guilt, following an anonymous whistleblower’s now-public complaint that President Donald Trump...
18:12, 2019-09-27

Copenhagen's new Metro is a thing of beauty With the opening of the Metro's new M3 Cityring line, people in Copenhagen have a new way of getting around. Find out how it will change commuting fo...
13:32, 2019-12-11

Is There Such A Thing As "Preventative Anti-Ageing"? As we adopt more holistic health and beauty routines, wonder creams are becoming a thing of the past. But do we need to proactively protect ourselve...
08:20, 2019-05-12

Remember When Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Was the Coolest Thing on TV? In 1999, the idea of putting a high-stakes game show anywhere on television, let alone on primetime, was enough to get you laughed right out of whate...
12:28, 2019-08-16

The Fiver | We know a thing or two about being told we’re useless at our job Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!For once, The Fiver feels as if we may be of use. According to Unai Emery, Granit Xhaka is still f...
17:20, 2019-10-30

Markets Just Got “Exciting” (That's a Good Thing) Germany’s DAX is Europe’s most important index, and October’s volatility gave us an important trend confirmation. Watch our Europea...
12:56, 2019-05-01

The only thing that separates Ja Morant from RJ Barrett The Knicks may get themselves a potential All-Star on Thursday just by waiting for Memphis to select. According to Ryan Blake, draft consultant to th...
16:12, 2019-06-18

Ethan Hawke: ‘The most romantic thing I’ve done is have sex’ The actor, 47, on being an optimist, avoiding marriage advice and why other people make him anxiousI have so many bad habits it’s impossible to measu...
12:56, 2019-05-01

What will be the 'hardest thing' for Strictly's new judge? Motsi Mabuse is set to replace Dame Darcey Bussell on the Strictly Come Dancing panel this year....
14:00, 2019-08-31

The coolest thing about Lenovo’s new tablets is what happens when you’re not using them Samsung may be trying to come up with Android tablets that can compete with Apple’s high-end iPad Pro, but that’s not what other tablet vendors are d...
21:08, 2019-09-05

Why I Still Love The Thing, 40 Years After Its Release As the weather gets colder, all I can think about is the impending holiday season. I am talking, of course, about Halloween. As a horror movie fan, I...
16:08, 2019-10-18

Louis C.K. Doubles Down on the Value of Saying the Wrong Thing On his first tour since admitting misconduct, the comedian’s theme was the cathartic release of transgression as he delivered bits about his mother’s...
20:12, 2019-11-04

Phil Neville: 'This is the biggest and best thing I have ever done' The England manager explains why leading his players at the Women’s World Cup will be the absolute pinnacle of his careerBy The Coaches’ Voice for th...
13:00, 2019-06-08

The Fed: Is There Such a Thing as a "Neutral" Rate Policy? Our analyst Murray Gunn says "The Fed doesn’t control the economy." Now see his evidence -- namely, a 40-plus year chart of GDP and the Fed Fun...
12:52, 2019-05-01

The one thing no homeowner wants to hear from a buyer Your offer letter can woo a seller into accepting your bid, but what you say could work against you, too. Here are some phrases to avoid....
11:20, 2019-04-30

The Coolest Thing About the Electric VW ID.3 Is the Shifter A lot of people are looking to the upcoming Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback as proof that a traditional manufacturer can make an attractive, pract...
22:20, 2019-07-10

Weed Has Been a Thing for 2,500 Years, Study Says Residue found in tombs deep in a Central Asian mountain range suggests that strong cannabis was used in ancient burial rites....
20:36, 2019-06-12

These human-face dog muzzles will probably be the last thing you see before you die Today in nightmare fuel: the “AXAYINC Dog Masks, Pet Entertainment Spoofs, Super Cute Masks Designed for Pets to Prevent Bites and Eat Unclean Food.”...
19:32, 2019-06-14

LG should learn a thing or two from OnePlus' success In the past 5 years, we've witnessed a pretty impressive success story. A company named OnePlus rose amidst the frenzy of a saturated smartphone mark...
16:48, 2019-06-14

Almost Everyone Has Quit Pretending to Like the Next Big Thing in Trucking Remember the truck platooning? It was supposed to be the Next Big Thing in trucking—basically, one lead truck could control a string of trucks behind...
03:16, 2019-06-14

Divorce Advice (And It Won’t Cost You a Thing) We found lawyers willing to help for free. Or, you can hire one. Your choice. (Here’s a tip: don’t use a lawyer as your therapist. Therapists are muc...
12:52, 2019-04-24

There’s No Such Thing As a ‘Gay Gene,’ a New Study Argues In 1993, researchers discovered a stretch of DNA on the X chromosome they believed to be linked to male homosexuality. In the years since, the concep...
00:16, 2019-08-30

The Whole "Ok, Boomer" Thing Is Summed Up In This Car For Boomers I’m sure by now you’ve heard about the whole “Ok, boomer” trend, where all the people who are not Baby Boomers (that is, people born between 1946 and...
01:04, 2019-11-07

My life in sex: the woman who has a thing for Moomins I used to work as a seamstress and was able to create a realistic latex outfitWhen I met H, he was everything I thought I wanted in a man – quiet, re...
11:44, 2019-12-13

Living in Cars Is Becoming Even More of a Thing in Los Angeles Street-parked RVs, vans and just regular-ass cars being used as residences are common to see in Los Angeles. But as homelessness balloons along with ...
23:04, 2019-07-18

Starwatch: the furthest thing you can see with the naked eye Adjust to the dark and you can peer 2.5m years into the past to see our nearest spiral galaxy, AndromedaThis week, try spotting the furthest thing ar...
23:04, 2019-08-25

What's the Best Thing You Bought Because of Shep McAllister? As you might have heard, this is Shep’s last week as part of The Inventory. To honor our outgoing deal whisperer, we’re asking you to spotlight the f...
20:08, 2019-11-11

This could be the worst thing about next year’s iPhone 12 By all accounts, Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are a resounding success. The new iPhone 11 lineup was released ju...
16:00, 2019-10-16

Federer reveals one thing that really stresses him out "Roger Federer has spoken exclusively with Mats Wilander and Barbara Schett on the Eurosport set and revealed the one thing that really winds him up....
11:44, 2019-06-04

Here Is a Real Thing a Fox News Host Just Said About 9/11 This is an actual question that Fox & Friends host Ainsley Earhardt asked about 9/11 on Wednesday’s edition of the show....
15:20, 2019-09-11

The Best Thing About the Nürburgring is the Good Liveries I’m just coming down from the high that was my weekend at the Nurburgring 24 hour race, and the one thing that I can’t get over is the quantity and q...
16:52, 2019-06-24

The UAW Wants To Avoid Being Taken Over By The Government, Which Is A Thing That Can Happen The United Auto Workers union wants to avoid a government takeover as corruption charges mount, Toyota’s pretty resilient in a tough market, China wi...
15:40, 2019-11-07

Bye week is best thing to happen for Jets When the Jets schedule was released last spring, the bye week coming in Week 4 seemed a bit early. Most teams prefer it to be either at the midpoint ...
07:28, 2019-09-24

Anne Hathaway swears in perfect sign language in 'The Hustle' and zings pal Russell Crowe Anne Hathaway lets loose in the bawdy comedy "The Hustle" with co-star Rebel Wilson. But always with a touch of class.      ...
20:44, 2019-05-09

MPs across political divide condemn 'sickening' language used in Parliament and demand change in debate culture MPs from the Liberal Democrats, Labour and the Conservative parties, along with an independent, have lambasted the behaviour seen recently in House o...
07:48, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson has blown Brexit deal in Commons with 'dangerous' language, Labour MPs warn Boris Johnson was today warned by Labour MPs that he had damaged his chances of getting a new Brexit deal through the Commons with his "crass and dan...
17:04, 2019-09-26

Boris Johnson suggests a Jeremy Corbyn government would be 'humbug' despite calls to temper his language Boris Johnson has suggested that a Jeremy Corbyn government would be "humbug", dismissing calls to temper his language....
23:40, 2019-10-01

Jacob Rees-Mogg slammed for 'contemptuous' body language as he reclines in seat during Brexit debate Jacob Rees-Mogg has been slammed for his "contemptuous" body language as he reclined in his seat while MPs discussed plans to prevent a no-deal Brexi...
01:44, 2019-09-04

'Men’s football': Sexism in football language discussed in Germany Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc demanded that his players play "like men" ahead of his team’s 0-4 defeat away at Bayern, triggering ...
14:08, 2019-11-13

Danny Aiello, 'Do the Right Thing,' star is dead at 86 AP Photo/Richard Drew Actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86. The actor, who appeared in "Do the Right Thing" and "The Godfather Part II," died Thursd...
20:48, 2019-12-13

Parents, it’s okay for your kids to see you missing them. It might even be a good thing. In trying to protect my daughter from my sadness and how much I would miss her, I missed an opportunity to bond with her before she transitioned into...
15:52, 2019-08-15

Field Notes: Why Wedding Expos Are Still a Thing Personal contacts, prizes and swag bags stuffed with freebies and discounts. You won’t get that kind of instant gratification on Instagram, Zola and ...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Shrimp From 5 U.K. Rivers Have One Thing in Common: Cocaine A new study of chemicals in river wildlife found pesticides in many of its samples, and cocaine in all of them. The drug’s source remained a mystery....
18:24, 2019-05-03

I Don't Think The Premium Thing Will Stick For Mazda But That's Fine Mazda wants to rebrand, you may have heard, even if most Mazda buyers already think of themselves as the smartest people in the room for having gone ...
21:08, 2019-12-03

How to fly free anywhere you want: When getting bumped isn't necessarily a bad thing Want to travel somewhere without paying for it? Then read this.       ...
15:44, 2019-09-06

More than half of Americans want ‘second breakfast’ to officially be a thing Ever treated yourself to breakfast in the morning and then a few hours later thought, “I think I’ll have breakfast again?” It’s more common than you ...
23:52, 2019-09-06

The scary thing is Steve Smith’s getting better, says Tim Paine • Australia retain Ashes with victory at Old Trafford• Paine succeeds where Ponting and Clarke failedTim Paine will become the first Australian capta...
23:48, 2019-09-08

Winslow Homer was sentimental. That’s a good thing. One of America’s most popular and revered artists, he is the subject of two compelling shows....
21:04, 2019-09-10

How Long Has Roller-Skating Been ‘a New York Thing’? Take a Look The pastime has long been a part of New York life and continues to thrive. But it will be remembered most for its popularity during the disco era....
15:52, 2019-09-17

Actor Danny Aiello of 'Do the Right Thing' dead at age 86 Danny Aiello, a veteran stage and film actor remembered for his roles in Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing," Woody Allen's "The Purple Rose of Cairo" a...
20:56, 2019-12-13

The Only Good Thing About Low-Profile Tires Is When You Get To Replace Them Low-profile tires are ruining modern cars, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with these monstrosities....
01:56, 2019-09-06

Another Civilization Wonder Built In Front Of The Real Thing Civ fans have a bit of a thing where they like to build in-game wonders in front of the actual wonder, and the latest to achieve the feat is not_toda...
02:32, 2019-05-20

The Warm-Up: Marcelo Bielsa did the honourable thing but… "…did he really need to? Plus, the Foxes are slowing building something, Virgil van Dijk and Vivianne Miedema are deserving recipients of PFA honours...
13:08, 2019-05-01

The Most Boring Thing About A Vector W8 Is Its Exhaust Note The Vector W8 Twin Turbo was the king of the automotive world’s collective imagination in the 1980s. It was all excess all the time, and it vroom vro...
04:08, 2019-08-21

This Greta Thunberg thing is child abuse Adolescent climate change protester Greta Thunberg has stage-parents, literally. Her mother sang opera internationally until the teenager convinced h...
23:04, 2019-08-29

14 people reveal the No. 1 thing they learned from therapy Getty/Royalty-free Therapy gives people an outlet to talk to about their lives and struggles, and can help them process their feelings. We asked 14 p...
17:56, 2019-12-10

The amazing dancing twins: 'Even when we improvise, we do the same thing!' They started out as sprinters on the racetrack – but ended up as dancers on the stage. Meet the explosive Alleyne sistersIn the summer of 2012, Krist...
15:28, 2019-05-06

Danny Aiello, 'Do The Right Thing' star, dead at 86 Veteran film actor Danny Aiello, known for his roles in "Do The Right Thing" and "The Godfather Part II," has died. He was 86....
16:32, 2019-12-13

Trump Finds the Next Stupid Thing to Smear AOC About Gosh, how long has it been since President Donald Trump told New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other freshman Congresswomen of color to “go ...
22:56, 2019-08-27

The Science Behind Why People Gossip—And When It Can Be a Good Thing Gossip. All humans partake in some form, despite the age-old adage, “If you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all.” W...
20:08, 2019-09-25

Rolled chicken nugget ice cream is a thing now Chicken nuggets are great, and ice cream is great, but they were never meant to go together....
23:44, 2019-05-07

'Utterly delicious': top chefs on the best thing they ate in 2019 Eggs in Mexico City, pickles in New Delhi, king crab in Vancouver – chefs and cooks including Rick Stein, Clare Smyth and Angela Hartnett on the mout...
14:28, 2019-12-08

Danny Aiello of 'Do The Right Thing' and 'Moonstruck' dies at 86 Danny Aiello, a prolific actor who was nominated for an Academy Award for his role as pizzeria owner Sal in Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing," has die...
18:48, 2019-12-13

Danny Aiello, Do The Right Thing actor, dies at 86 The veteran actor, best known as Sal in Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing, dies after a short illness....
18:44, 2019-12-13

Danny Aiello, 'Do the Right Thing' actor, dies at 86 Danny Aiello, an actor known for "The Godfather Part II," "Moonstruck" and "Do the Right Thing," died Thursday....
17:40, 2019-12-13

R.I.P. Danny Aiello, star of Do The Right Thing and Moonstruck Danny Aiello, the Oscar-nominated actor who appeared in movies like Do The Right Thing, The Godfather Part II, and Moonstruck, has died. Fox News con...
17:24, 2019-12-13

Danny Aiello, Actor in ‘Do the Right Thing,’ Dies at 86 A memorable character actor on stage and screen, Mr. Aiello won an Academy Award nomination for his role in Spike Lee’s 1989 film....
17:20, 2019-12-13

Look At This Weird Thing Donald Trump Just Belched Up In March, a young whale beached itself in Davao City, in the Philippines. When scientists from the local museum—it is, delightfully, called D’Bone C...
23:40, 2019-08-16

Orioles Wait Until Game 162 To Do Impressive Thing Orioles right fielder and history-making relief pitcher Stevie Wilkerson entered a last-minute submission for catch of the year. In the bottom of the...
02:12, 2019-09-30

Ocasio-Cortez: Garbage disposals were never really a thing in NYC Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed the attention surrounding her first garbage disposal experience on Tuesday by claiming that the kitchen appliances...
06:04, 2019-05-08

Gary Sanchez doesn’t know a thing about baseball In 60 years of watching baseball, it took until Thursday night to finally put my wrinkly, crooked index finger on it. I realized what has been right ...
20:48, 2019-08-24

Arnold Schwarzenegger on Why Jealousy Is a Good Thing The former governor and perennial Terminator on keeping up with Sylvester Stallone, playing a cyborg at age 72 and his electric Hummer....
20:44, 2019-10-30

Injury feud is last thing the spiraling Jets need The Jets just want to move on. They need to move on. From Monday night’s massacre. From the Patriots. From 1-5. From ghosts. And now, from Kelechi Os...
03:48, 2019-10-24

Vegan Galaxy chocolate bars will soon be a thing in the UK Mars is launching a vegan alternative to its beloved chocolate range - here's how to get one...
12:24, 2019-11-13

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
16:40, 2019-07-21

Eva Meijer: 'Of course animals speak. The thing is we don't listen' The Dutch philosopher and artist believes we should change our relationship to animals. This involves recognising that they talk to us – and granting...
13:04, 2019-11-13

Lupita Nyong’o: ‘The worst thing anyone’s said to me? I like it when you’re angry’ The actor on wanting to visit Scotland and being kept awake by scary moviesBorn in Mexico, Lupita Nyong’o, 36, was raised in Kenya. In 2013 she made ...
10:48, 2019-10-12

Sophia Florsch: Macau circuit changes are "the right thing" Sophia Florsch says the "right thing" has been done in the changes made to the Lisboa corner in Macau, where she crashed spectacularly in last year's...
14:40, 2019-11-14

Flight secrets: Having this one thing could delay you at the airport FLIGHT delays are common for travellers, but did you know this one thing could be the reason for it sometimes?...
16:00, 2019-06-17

Author Marianne Williamson on 2020 run: 'The best thing I can do is be myself' The self-help writer, who was the most Googled candidate following her debate performance, tells the Guardian she can winMarianne Williamson, until r...
19:08, 2019-07-27

Let the cast of DuckTales—obviously—break down this whole Area 51 thing for you See, this is what happens when you cast a bunch of Comedy Bang Bang alumni—and also consistent motormouthed delight Paget Brewster—in your fun little...
01:04, 2019-07-28

Wimbledon: Cori Gauff is tennis' next big thing Her name is Cori. Her nickname is Coco. Her goal is to be the best women's tennis player in the world. Welcome to the world of Cori Gauff, who is sud...
14:08, 2019-07-03

Mets letting rest of MLB know one thing about their next trade So the full Mets thinking on acquiring Marcus Stroman will not be known until Wednesday at 4 p.m. when the deadline arrives and the full array of wha...
17:20, 2019-07-29

Trump Finds the Worst Possible Thing to Say to 9/11 Survivors Speaking on Monday at the signing of a bill f0r the 9/11 first responders fund, President Donald Trump thought now was a good time to make jokes to a...
19:24, 2019-07-29

Seth Meyers Reveals the One Thing Rihanna Is "Bad" at Doing Rihanna is pretty much the definition of flawless. During Monday's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers confirmed this fact, gushing a...
14:12, 2019-11-19

Tim Dowling: a dress rehearsal for old age? No, this is the real thing ‘Oh dear,’ my wife says. ‘You’ve gone mad’I am woken by a sort of alarm – the sound of the dog’s strangled barks as it dreams about chasing something...
07:12, 2019-07-20

Toyota Is Definitely Going To Stick With This Endurance Racing Thing Being that Toyota is the first Japanese manufacturer to secure an overall Le Mans 24 victory since Mazda’s famed 787B win in 1991, I had high hopes t...
01:48, 2019-06-15

Mental health: 'Breaking is the one thing that saved me' Jamie Berry tried to end his life aged 13, but is now helping teenagers deal with their mental health....
11:40, 2019-06-04

This stunning Pixel 4 concept looks so much better than the real thing When Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL rumors first began trickling out, it sounded as though something crazy might happen this year. Google’s Pixel phone...
15:32, 2019-06-12

Paul Tremblay Is Horror's Newest Big Thing The Growing Things author Paul Tremblay talks about what scares him, how to craft an ambiguous story that doesn't disappoint, and more....
23:16, 2019-07-10

The Only Thing Nancy Pelosi Understands Is Power The most prominent freshmen members of Congress in the House have finally grown tired of Nancy Pelosi constantly slamming them in public. Will they d...
16:24, 2019-07-11

Rattlesnake not the craziest thing found in this stolen car Get your bingo cards ready, weird-crime watchers. Oklahoma cops pulled over a stolen car and found inside a gun, an open bottle of whiskey, a rattles...
23:52, 2019-07-11

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-...
15:20, 2019-06-08

Paul Benjamin, a ‘Corner Man’ in ‘Do the Right Thing,’ Is Dead In a career that lasted almost half a century, he also appeared on screen opposite Clint Eastwood and other stars and was frequently seen on televisi...
00:16, 2019-07-06

Only One Thing Matters About the Mid-Engine Corvette: Price This is going to sound more and more obvious the more I get into it, but you’re going to be hearing a lot of even dumber stuff about the mid-engine 2...
00:12, 2019-07-16

COMMENTARY: Why ‘bandwagon fans’ are actually a good thing Don't knock 'bandwagon fans,' Meera Estrada says. 'If you are a true sports fan, you know that this kind of positive energy is too good to keep to yo...
20:04, 2019-06-14

DC Universe is already pulling the plug on Swamp Thing Just one week after the premiere of the first season of streaming service DC Universe’s Swamp Thing show—and less than two months after production of...
19:08, 2019-06-06

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone ...
18:24, 2019-07-18

This Onboard of the Indy 500 Flyover Is the Coolest Thing You'll See All Day It doesn’t really feel like a race until some big ol’ jets cruise over the crowds in the traditional flyover. This year’s Indy 500 had one of the bes...
17:36, 2019-06-04

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the...
23:20, 2019-06-24

Pensions must do right thing on climate crisis, says minister Call for support for schemes moving people’s money from fossil fuels into renewablesPension schemes should be supported for moving people’s money out...
11:48, 2019-06-04

This is the ‘worst thing’ LeBron James has done in his NBA career This is how you know things are going well for the Lakers. LeBron James dribbled past midcourt then palmed the ball for three-and-a-half steps and &#...
17:36, 2019-12-05

The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us Humans are spectacularly weird and unpredictable. Computer scientist Anca Dragan is working on helpful robots that understand how we get things wrong...
14:00, 2019-08-13

History vs. Yankees not only thing suffocating the Twins Amid the thunder tumbling from all the precincts of Yankee Stadium, the manager of the Minnesota Twins looked like he’d just eaten a pile of spaghett...
08:36, 2019-10-06

Watermelon Merch That's As Sweet As the Real Thing We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:12, 2019-08-03

There's no right thing without the wrong reasons in Silicon Valley “I actually don’t know what to do when things are going well,” Richard says breathlessly to Monica early in “Tethics” after a meeting with an AT&T ex...
06:08, 2019-11-25

Mets are ‘back in this thing’ and now the real fun begins Mickey Callaway is right when he says the Mets are still “far from our goal,” which is qualifying for the postseason. But the journey is starting to ...
07:36, 2019-08-06

This Is the Greatest Thing Happening in Politics Today Today, Brexit fanatic and all-around wanker Nigel Farage was campaigning in the British city of Newcastle when he fell victim to the most wonderful t...
15:40, 2019-05-20

Robots are coming for our jobs. Here’s why that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Insider StudiosInsider Studios Being replaced by robots is a serious concern for many people. While it's inevitable that technology will displace som...
18:12, 2019-10-25