Friday, February 27, 2015
Computers already have bested human champions in “Jeopardy!” and chess, but artificial intelligence now has gone to master an entirely new level: “Space Invaders.”
When abused, homeless animals appear on TV and the melancholy melody starts playing, many of us reach for the remote.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Wanted by police in Kentucky: A fair-haired snow queen who's not bothered by the extreme cold and who cops suspect is wreaking havoc on the weather.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Bangladesh's war crimes tribunal ordered the execution of a senior Islamist leader Wednesday after convicting him of atrocities during the country's 1971 independence war, triggering violence outside the court.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
As dawn breaks over the Indian capital, a group of policewomen are already hard at work practicing their punches, on a mission to rid the city's streets of sexual predators.
A Dali-style homage to Rio ahead of the city's 450th birthday, parachutists landing on the piste and a polemic on the funding of an elite samba school paying tribute to Africa marked Monday's carnival parade.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
At home in Fort Campbell, U.S. Army veterinarians mostly treat military working dogs and family pets. But once deployed, they could be called upon to treat just about anything.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Faces, bodies, status and humor are all important in Internet dating, but the biggest success factor of all could be your name.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Gene sequencing of Galapagos Island finches first studied by Charles Darwin have found the birds have a traceable evolutionary history going back two million years, scientists said on Wednesday.
Monday, February 9, 2015
A pair of Justin Bieber's Nike basketball shoes has fetched more than US$62,000 in an eBay auction to benefit a food bank in the pop star's hometown of Stratford, Ontario.