Are you ready for Skynet? How about the Holodeck-meets-Skynet universe of Westworld (returning March 15 to HBO)? What about synths destroying the colonies of Mars as seen in Picard? With so much fiction bleeding apocalyptic images of artificial intelligence (…

Are you ready for Skynet? How about the Holodeck-meets-Skynet universe of Westworld (returning March 15 to HBO)? What about synths destroying the colonies of Mars as seen in Picard? With so much fiction bleeding apocalyptic images of artificial intelligence (AI) gone wrong, well take a look at some possible scenarios of what could […]

Withholding support and shaming someone online for a public misstep started as a good way to hold power to account, but, as Rose Stokes finds, it not only shuts down meaningful debate, but ruins people’s lives

On Friday 21 February, Rishi Sunak, the new chancellor of the exchequer, posted a photo to his Twitter account in which he was making a cup of tea, using teabags from the clearly labelled Yorkshire Tea brand. The caption read: Quick Budget prep break making tea for the team. Nothing […]

America is in the midst of a clean energy revolution — one that is generating hundreds of billions in economic activity. Fraudsters, too, are cashing in.

This story was produced by FairWarning, a nonprofit news organization based in Southern California that focuses on public health, consumer and environmental issues. Deborah Murray was the new economic development director of Caldwell County, North Carolina, when Robert Leslie Stencil came calling in early 2012. The county, in the foothills […]

Many Canadian travellers panicked on Friday after the federal government advised against all international travel to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Here’s what you need to know about the government’s travel advisory and how it affects your vacation …

Many Canadian travellers went into panic mode Friday after the federal government advised against all international travel to help stop the spread of the coronavirus.  Here’s what you need to know about the government’s new travel advisory and how it will affect your vacation plans.  Is this a ban? No. The […]

Travelers entering the US from Europe waited for hours in long lines as coronavirus screenings created bottlenecks at major airports. The Trump administration unveiled its new “enhanced entry screenings” on Friday, which routes many European travelers through…

People posted pictures to social media of huge crowds at OHare and DFW Passengers wait in long lines at OHare in Chicago on March 14th. Brooke Geiger McDonald/Twitter Travelers entering the US from Europe waited for hours in long lines Saturday as new coronavirus screenings led to bottlenecks at major […]

North Liverpool Foodbank was facing a serious shortfall given the suspension of the Premier League until April due to coronavirus. Roughly 25 per cent of donations come from matchday collections, but with no matchdays coming up there can be no collections. However, Liverpool, the reigning European champions and Premier League […]