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Taylor Swift didn't appreciate that 'Ginny & Georgia' joke

Entertainment - 1 hour 17 min ago
Taylor Swift is over the jokes.

Human origins: 'Little Foot' fossil's big journey out of Africa

Science & Nature - 3 hours 3 min ago
How the priceless skull of an ancient ancestor was brought to the UK from South Africa for study.

Hong Kong protesters come out as 47 pro-democracy figures appear in court

World - Tue, 03/02/2021 - 04:21
Hundreds of protesters risked arrest to demonstrate outside a Hong Kong court, where 47 pro-democracy activists appeared Monday charged with subversion under the national security law, as authorities step up their crackdown against opposition voices.

Amazon employee sues the company, alleging racial discrimination and unequal pay

World - Tue, 03/02/2021 - 00:12
An Amazon employee filed a lawsuit Monday accusing the tech giant of deliberately paying her and other Black employees less than their White counterparts, becoming the latest on a growing list of current and former Amazon workers to accuse the company of systemic racism.

Documenting emperor penguins in Antarctica

Science & Nature - Tue, 03/02/2021 - 00:09
Stefan Christmann spent almost 15 months in Antarctica alongside 10,000 emperor penguins.

Leader of Tigray's forces accuses Ethiopian and Eritrean governments of genocide

World - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 22:18
The ousted leader of Ethiopia's Tigray region has accused the federal government and its Eritrean allies of genocide and other crimes against humanity, calling on US President Joe Biden to dial up the pressure against "invader forces."

Former New York Times reporter breaks silence after being ousted amid racial slur controversy

World - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 20:50
Donald G. McNeil Jr., the star New York times reporter who resigned amid uproar over his 2019 use of a racial slur, broke his silence on Monday, leveling criticism against some of the newspaper's top brass and offering his own explanation for the events that ended his decades-long career at the outlet.

Prince Philip moved to new hospital

World - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 18:36
Britain's Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, was moved from one London hospital to another on Monday for treatment of an infection and observation of a preexisting heart condition, Buckingham Palace announced.

Snoop Dogg stormed off of Twitch, but forgot to turn it off

Entertainment - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 18:21
Snoop Dogg rapped on the 2006 remix of the Pussycat Dolls hit song "Buttons" that "I see you wanna play with a player from the hood."

Biden urged to back AI weapons to counter China and Russia threats

Science & Nature - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 17:54
A long-awaited report says the US president should ignore calls for a ban on autonomous weapons.

Gillian Anderson's American accent throws some people off

Entertainment - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 17:16
The Golden Globes helped remind some people that Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago.

McDonald's CEO promises investigation after report alleges sexual harassment among workers

World - Mon, 03/01/2021 - 17:11
Sexual harassment against McDonald's restaurant employees "will not be tolerated," McDonald's CEO Chris Kempczinski said in a statement responding to a CBS News report detailing some female employees' disturbing allegations.
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