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 2018-05-28 02:43 

Fark

Today's plane diversion is brought to you by *spins the wheel* A strange odor that left one man hospitalized [Strange]...

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 2018-05-28 02:31 

reddit

Chicago Ties Record High Of 97 Degrees...
 2018-05-28 02:14 

Fark

Man arrested for his 5th DWI and a laundry list of other charges, rests easy knowing his next court appearance is free [Fail]...

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 2018-05-28 02:00 

Slashdot

High School in China Installs Facial Recognition Cameras To Monitor Students' Attentiveness...

A high school in Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province located on the eastern coast of China, has employed facial recognition technology to monitor students' attentiveness in class, local media reports. From the report: At Hangzhou Number 11 High School, t...

 2018-05-28 01:55 

Fark

Woman rescued from her abusive boyfriend after slipping her vet a note saying the man was abusive and he had a gun [Florida]...

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 2018-05-28 01:54 

reddit

Mali 'spiderman' wows France with Paris child rescue...
 2018-05-28 01:47 

reddit

The Marshall Islands replaces the US dollar with its own cryptocurrency...
 2018-05-28 00:45 

Fark

Cops respond to a report of a suspicious person... Then things get weird [Florida]...

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 2018-05-28 00:32 

reddit

More than 228,000 pounds of Spam recalled...
 2018-05-28 00:14 

Fark

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend here are 12 of the most outrageous stories about Fark's favorite amusement park, Action Park [Scary]...

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 2018-05-28 00:02 

reddit

Dramatic video shows major flooding in Baltimore area...
 2018-05-28 00:02 

Fark

Because you need to see what hot sweaty men climbing a lard-smothered 21-foot obelisk at the United States Naval Academy actually looks like [Amusing]...

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 2018-05-27 23:43 

reddit

Indiana Teacher Out of Hospital After Stopping School Shooting...
 2018-05-27 23:40 

Slashdot

Microsoft Developing a Tool To Help Engineers Catch Bias in Algorithms...

Microsoft is developing a tool that can detect bias in artificial intelligence algorithms with the goal of helping businesses use AI without running the risk of discriminating against certain people. From a report: Rich Caruana, a senior researcher on the...

 2018-05-27 23:11 

reddit

Maryland police officer's death ignites a racial firestorm...
 2018-05-27 22:07 

Slashdot

How the Math Men Overthrew the Mad Men...

An anonymous reader shares an excerpt of a New Yorker piece: Once, Mad Men ruled advertising. They've now been eclipsed by Math Men -- the engineers and data scientists whose province is machines, algorithms, pureed data, and artificial intelligence. ...

 2018-05-27 22:01 

reddit

US Congressman Brad Sherman: F-35s could be 'used against Greece' if sold to Turkey...
 2018-05-27 21:42 

reddit

7 killed in Memorial Day weekend shootings across Chicago...
 2018-05-27 21:40 

reddit

A pilot kidnapped a foreign student and tried to deport him back to China, police say...
 2018-05-27 21:06 

reddit

Significant flash flooding and multiple water rescues have been reported on Main Street in Ellicott City...
 2018-05-27 21:00 

Slashdot

Bitcoin Backlash as 'Miners' Suck Up Electricity, Stress Power Grids in Central Washington...

An anonymous reader shares a report: Public hearings for rural electric utilities are rarely sellout events. But the crowd that showed up in Wenatchee two weeks ago for a hearing about Bitcoin mining in Chelan County was so large that utility staff had to...

 2018-05-27 20:16 

reddit

US and N Korea preparing leaders' summit...
 2018-05-27 20:00 

Fark

Photoshop what this golden-helmed observer sees [Photoshop]...

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 2018-05-27 20:00 

Slashdot

Oracle's Aggressive Sales Tactics Are Backfiring With Customers...

An anonymous reader shares a report: Oracle's aggressive sales tactics are turning off customers, setting a roadblock in the company's race to catch up with Amazon Web Services in the cloud, according to a report on The Information. [Editor's ...

 2018-05-27 19:53 

reddit

US warships engulfed in 'serious incident' with China in contested seas...
 2018-05-27 19:17 

reddit

Customer at Santa Ana restaurant shoots through drive-through window, striking robbery suspect...
 2018-05-27 19:06 

reddit

Man faces 106 charges of child sex assault, including rape of 4-year-old girl...
 2018-05-27 19:03 

reddit

George H.W. Bush hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue...
 2018-05-27 19:00 

Slashdot

People Living in the Hottest Places on the Planet Are the Least Likely To Have Air Conditioners...

Zoe Schlanger, writing for Quartz: In 2016, roughly 10% of the planet's energy use went towards air conditioning. Figures vary wildly from country to country, though, and some of the hottest regions on Earth use the least A/C -- for now. A new report ...

 2018-05-27 18:48 

Fark

High school: We're not playing the national anthem before the game. Crowd: Hold our beer and watch this [Murica]...

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 2018-05-27 18:06 

Slashdot

Google's Toronto City Built 'From the Internet Up'...

On Toronto's Eastern waterfront, a new digital city is being built by Sidewalk Labs -- a firm owned by Google's parent Alphabet. It hopes the project will become a model for 21st-Century urbanism. From a report: But the deal has been controversial...

 2018-05-27 17:46 

Fark

Ugly-ass giant terrorizes Wisconsin [Cool]...

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 2018-05-27 17:21 

Fark

If you live in Nashville and are worried about the current hepatitis A outbreak, fear not. The county has enough doses of the vaccine to cover a whopping 5% of the people at risk [Scary]...

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 2018-05-27 17:05 

Fark

Hormel recalling 228,000 pounds of canned Spam, Spam, Spam, Spam, Spam, Spam, Spam, lovely Spam, Wonderful Spam [Silly]...

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 2018-05-27 17:00 

Slashdot

Mystery Donor Pledges $1 Million To The GNOME Foundation...

Brian Fagioli, writing for BetaNews: This week, The GNOME Foundation made a shocking revelation: a mystery donor has pledged $1 million dollars. We don't know who is promising the money -- it could be a rich man or woman, but more likely -- and this i...

 2018-05-27 16:48 

Fark

NYPD want you to look out. Here cums the Spiderman [PSA]...

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 2018-05-27 16:39 

reddit

British man beaten by 10 Chinese in Cambodia for having 'Taiwan' tattooed on his forehead | Taiwan News...
 2018-05-27 16:18 

Fark

Now that Ireland has come to its senses about abortion, let's take a moment to appreciate these bizarre ancient Irish fertility carvings of gargoyles holding their vulvae that adorn churches (NSFW...

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 2018-05-27 16:05 

reddit

Ex-Oregon police officer gets 150 days in jail for sex abuse of minor...
 2018-05-27 16:00 

Slashdot

Ask Slashdot: Can a City Really Sue an Oil Company For Climate Change?...

An anonymous reader writes: The city of Richmond, California, is suing Chevron, its largest employer and its largest public-safety scourge. But while industrial accidents like refinery fires are commonplace in the low-lying industrial town, that's not...

 2018-05-27 15:38 

Fark

Quakertown, PA is booming [Weird]...

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 2018-05-27 15:02 

reddit

Video shows officer punching woman in head on N.J. beach...
 2018-05-27 15:00 

Slashdot

There Are Real Reasons For Linux To Replace ifconfig, netstat and Other Classic Tools...

Several readers have shared a blog post: One of the ongoing system administration controversies in Linux is that there is an ongoing effort to obsolete the old, cross-Unix standard network administration and diagnosis commands of ifconfig, netstat and the...

 2018-05-27 14:44 

reddit

Tommy Robinson protest: Hundreds demonstrate in Downing Street after far-right figure arrested...
 2018-05-27 14:34 

Boing Boing

Kickstarting Dream Askew and Dream Apart, no-dice, no-GM RPGs about radical justice, queers and Jewish shtetl life...

Dream Askew and Dream Apart are "no-dice, no masters" RPGs where players collaborate to tell stories together without dice or dungeon masters: Dream Askew uses the system to create campaigns in "a queer enclave enduring the collapse of civiliz...

 2018-05-27 14:25 

reddit

American Airlines passenger sparks mid-flight brawl after denied beer, threatening to kill seatmate...
 2018-05-27 14:22 

reddit

Hormel recalls 228,000+ pounds of canned pork and chicken products for possible metal contamination...
 2018-05-27 14:17 

Boing Boing

All Rights Reserved: a YA dystopia where every word is copyrighted...

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 2018-05-27 14:13 

reddit

Irish archbishops say abortion vote shows church's influence in Ireland is marginal...
 2018-05-27 14:08 

reddit

Doctor Convicted in $8.9 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme...

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