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Germany First European Country To Legally Recognize 'Intersex' Gender On Birth Certificates

November 13, 2017 05:48:27, by John Witiw

Germany has announced that it will allow parents to register their children as a third gender, "intersex," on their birth certificates, making it the first​...

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Facebook plans to sort news sources according to users' opinions of how "trustworthy" they are

January 20, 2018 18:03:02, by Kirk Galitski

As Facebook continues to be accused of spreading false news and misinformation over at its News Feed, the social media platform announced on January 11​...


Uber closes $9.3 Billion deal making SoftBank its larges stakeholder

January 20, 2018 17:43:04, by Melissa Sherrard

On January18, Uber Technologies Inc. announced it had completed a deal with a group of investors led by SoftBank Group Corp. (with partner Dragoneer Investment​...

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'Hot yoga' no better for heart health than regular yoga, but it helps with body fat

January 20, 2018 16:34:47, by John Witiw

A new study for Exercise Physiology claims that Bikram yoga or "hot yoga," yoga that is regularly performed in hot temperatures, is not significantly better​...

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France rejects idea to build massive bridge across English Channel

January 20, 2018 16:33:02, by Robert Kachelriess

France has rejected a proposal by England to connect the two countries with a 22-mile bridge across the English Channel. The idea was floated by​...

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Trump allegedly slept with an adult film star and Fox News knew about it before the election

January 20, 2018 14:36:47, by Tegan Scales

Just one week before the 2016 US election, adult film star Stormy Daniels was allegedly paid $130,000 in an agreement which stopped her from​...


Google CEO Sundar Pichai says that coding alone won't close the skills gap

January 20, 2018 14:52:55, by Goldie Poll

In an op-ed for NBC News, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said that putting too much emphasis on coding has created a skills gap in technology​...

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Canadian man pranks police with car made of snow, officers issue fake parking ticket

January 19, 2018 19:40:57, by Melissa Sherrard

Designer and machinist Simon Laprise of Montreal, Canada, meant to provide a winter prank for snow removal crews when he built a life-sized version of​...

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There is a good reason the Google Arts & Culture app is not available in two states

January 17, 2018 21:01:19, by Margo Gothelf

The Google Arts & Culture app is the latest viral sensation to take over the internet, largely because of a new feature that uses a​...

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Texas judge says God told him to sway jury in sex trafficking case

January 20, 2018 18:01:13, by Kurtis Bright

Texas State District Judge Jack Robison says he was told by God to try to influence a jury’s decision in a sex trafficking case​...