Five Ways to Level Up Your Focus at Work
Ever wonder how some of your co-workers manage to be more productive than the rest? While certain colleagues seem uninterrupted by daily distractions, most of us find it hard...
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Elon Musk is stepping down from the $1 billion AI organization he helped found
Elon Musk is leaving the board of the non-profit organization OpenAI. Musk helped found the group, which examines the safety and societal issues of artificial intelligence...
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University Pulls Back on Pollution Study That Supported Its Benefactor
The president of Tennessee Technological University wrote to the E.P.A. saying the accuracy of the emissions study had been called into question.
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Elon Musk Is Leaving the Board of an AI Safety Group He Co-Founded
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been described as an artificial intelligence alarmist even as the tech billionaire invested in AI research. Now, Musk is leaving the board of a...
1 hour ago - Fortune - 2 articles
9 celebrities who look exactly like famous works of art
The new Google Arts and Culture app has a popular feature that matches user selfies to famous portraits. Inspired by the app, we found nine celebrities who look like the...
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7 things not to do before you go to sleep
Getting a good night's rest is about more than just going to bed at an appropriate time. It's also about arranging your evening so that it's not stressful or stimulating in a...
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The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics
NEW YORK - Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of cameras and producers who make split-second...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times
4 Things Everyone Should Fear About Artificial Intelligence and the Future
Advances in artificial intelligence have the potential to supercharge medical research and better detect diseases, but it could also amplify the actions of bad actors. That's...
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Distracted driving legislation advances in Georgia
House Bill 673 would require Georgia drivers to use hands-free cellphone technology and would double the fine for distracted driving to at least $300.
2 hours ago - AJC - 2 articles
Digital currency tax regulations discussed in Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. - A Nebraska lawmaker aims to create legislation designed to encourage fast-growing technology such as bitcoins or blockchains. Sen. Carol Blood of Bellevue said...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times
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Broward County Sheriff: Deputies will carry rifles on school grounds
Israel said that deputies will now carry rifles on school grounds in Broward County.
Ford's president of North America is out over 'inappropriate behavior'
Raj Nair, Ford's president of North America is out after an internal investigation into reports of "inappropriate behavior."
It's OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again, US panel says
Two years ago, the advisory group pulled its recommendation for FluMist vaccine after research found it wasn't working against swine flu, the kind of flu that was making most...
LIVE: Trump hosts listening session with high school students, teachers
President Trump hosts a listening session with high school students and teachers in the State Dining Room of the White House.
US panel recommends new adult vaccine against hepatitis B
Cases of the disease have been rising, a trend linked to the heroin and opioid epidemic.
Time for action: Florida shooting survivors meet lawmakers
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Survivors of the Florida school shooting descended on the state's Capitol on Wednesday and had one overarching message: It's time for action. The kids split...
World reacts to passing of Rev. Billy Graham
The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian...
‘America's Pastor:' Billy Graham Has Died at 99
Famed evangelical leader Billy Graham has died at 99 , according to a family spokesman and initially reported by ABC and NBC News . Graham reportedly died at home on Wednesday...
9 totally life-changing margaritas
Margarita Day is nothing without a delicious margarita
25 injured when ferry unloading passengers explodes
MEXICO CITY - An explosion ripped through a ferry as it unloaded passengers in the Caribbean beach city of Playa del Carmen on Wednesday, hurting 25 people, but authorities...