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'The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains' arrives in Rome

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:18

“The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains” is an immersive, multisensory and theatrical journey through Pink Floyd’s extraordinary world. A story of sound, design and performance, the exhibition chronicles the music, iconic visuals and staging of the band, from the underground psychedelic scene in 1960s London to the present day, illustrating their groundbreaking use of special effects, sonic experimentation, powerful imagery and social commentary.

Suspect In Murder Of Student Blaze Bernstein Claims He Was Hitting On Him: Report

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:14

The man suspected of murdering Blaze Bernstein, a 19-year-old college student from Orange County, California, told police he believed the victim had been hitting on him, according to a court document obtained by a local newspaper.

How 2 California Parents Could 'Home-School' Their Shackled And Abused Children

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:54

Two California parents were arrested over the weekend when police found 12 of their 13 children in filthy conditions, some chained to beds and starving.

With charges dropped, man imprisoned for 23 years files suit

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:47

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Almost a year after charges against him were formally dropped in a 1992 crime spree, a man who spent more than 20 years behind bars is seeking damages from the New Orleans district attorney's office.

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:20

Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals.

All-New 2019 Acura RDX Gains Advanced Safety Systems, Turbo Power

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:38

The RDX, Acura’s most reliable new model in Consumer Reports’ reliability survey—and the only Acura that CR currently recommends—is undergoing a full redesign for the 2019 model year. Acura unvei...

Someone Edited 'The Last Jedi' To Make A 'Chauvinist Cut' Without Women

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:52

Someone edited “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” to remove almost all women from the hit movie and anonymously uploaded the result to The Pirate Bay website on Monday.

President Trump under fire after appearing to hog umbrella from Melania Trump and Barron

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:28

President Donald Trump is facing a deluge of criticism after appearing to keep an umbrella to himself while leaving his wife and son to brave the elements.

Humpback whale entangled in 285ft of rope freed by rescuers off coast of Hawaii

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:23

A humpback whale spotted off the coast of Hawaii entangled in 285ft of rope has been freed by rescuers. The animal was first spotted on Thursday by the captain of a fishing boat near Makena Beach, on Maui island. "On release, the animal immediately breached several times," the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said in a statement.

Teen fatally shot over iPhone was reportedly killed by a friend, mom says

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:31

A New York woman claims her 15-year-old son was fatally shot over an iPhone by one of his own friends.

First price wars of 2018 include $69 airfares from US to Iceland, and $99 to Paris

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:57

Shopping for a travel deal for spring break or Easter? Iceland's ultra-low cost carrier WOW Air is back with a bargain basement deal that includes $69 flights from the US to Iceland, and $89 deals to Europe. 

California Volunteers Share Food With The Homeless, Get Arrested By Police

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:24

Volunteers in a Southern California city near San Diego face misdemeanor charges for handing out food to the homeless.

Japanese News Outlet Mistakenly Sends North Korean Missile Alert

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:44

A Japanese broadcaster on Tuesday erroneously sent a mobile app alert announcing that North Korea had launched a missile.

Mystery over death of 15 million Aztecs may be solved after nearly 500 years, study suggests

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:52

Scientists believe they may have discovered the cause of an epidemic that struck Mexico’s Aztec population in 1545, killing up to 15 million people. In a paper published in Nature Ecology & Evolution, they describe how DNA extracted from the teeth of 29 skeletons buried in a cemetery in southern Mexico revealed previously unidentified traces of the salmonella enterica bacterium. The epidemic was one of several to hit the indigenous population soon after the arrival of Europeans in the early 16th century.

Pineapple Casserole, The Southern Dish That's A Paradox Of Flavors

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:45

When someone dies, we instinctively possess the urge to find that person’s loved ones and fill their refrigerators with an absurd amount of food.

Tweeters Ridicule Donald Trump Over 'Uninspired' New Nickname For Political Rival

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:35

Folks online think President Donald Trump sucks at the nickname game.

Ericsson books Q4 goodwill impairment in digial and media arms

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:46

Swedish mobile network gear maker Ericsson booked an impairment of 14.2 billion crowns ($1.8 billion) in the fourth quarter, related primarily to goodwill in its digital and media operations, hitting operating income but not cashflow. "The majority of goodwill originates from investments made 10 years ago or more, and has limited relevance for Ericsson's business going forward," Ericsson said in a statement. Once the world's biggest manufacturer of mobile network gear, Ericsson has been hit by competition from Huawei [HWT.UL] and Nokia , while telecom operator spending has slumped ahead of the roll-out of next-generation 5G technology.

California parents charged with torture of 13 children

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:44

A California couple has been charged with torture after police rescued their 13 malnourished children from a home where some of them had been chained to beds. Ryan Brooks reports.