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  • ‘Incredibles 2’: Theaters post warnings due to seizure concerns

    Moviegoers seeing Disney’s “Incredibles 2” might notice some health-related warning signs posted regarding the film, which had the biggest box office opening for an animated movie ever. The Pixar movie hit theaters in the United States on Friday. Over the weekend, several fans who saw the flick posted on Twitter that there were some scenes containing flashing lights that could be concerning for people with photosensitive epilepsy or other photosensitivities. CNN has reached out to Disney for comment. Just a […]

  • iPhones will share your exact location with 911

    Your smartphone knows your location well enough to send a car to where you’re standing in a busy city, map a morning run through the woods, or navigate inside an airport. But if you call 911 from that same mobile phone, emergency responders will only have a vague sense of where to send an ambulance, fire truck, or police car. The difference in distances can be the difference between life and death. Apple is rolling out a new feature in […]

  • 12 people ejected, 5 killed when SUV flips while being chased by Border Patrol in Texas

    A vehicle carrying undocumented immigrants flipped Sunday, ejecting 12 people and killing at least five in south Texas, Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd said. Four people were killed at the scene and a fifth person died at a hospital in San Antonio, the sheriff said. Border Patrol agents began chasing the vehicle around noon before a Dimmit County sheriff’s deputy took over the chase, just west of Big Wells, Boyd said. The vehicle was traveling around 100 mph, the sheriff […]

  • AMC suspends Chris Hardwick talk show after ex-girlfriend makes allegations of abuse

    TV host Chris Hardwick is facing career fallout amid allegations by his ex-girlfriend, actress Chloe Dykstra, that he sexually and emotionally abused her. AMC said Saturday it has suspended his show, “Talking with Chris Hardwick,” while it assesses the accusations against him. The cable network also said Hardwick will step aside from moderating AMC and BBC America panels at Comic-Con International in San Diego next month. “We have had a positive working relationship with Chris Hardwick for many years,” the […]

  • John Legend calls out Paul Ryan for Father’s Day tweet

    Singer John Legend has slammed House Speaker Paul Ryan with an F-bomb on Twitter over a Trump administration immigration policy that has separated at least 2,000 children from their parents. “Seriously, f— you,” Legend wrote, retweeting Ryan’s post Saturday in which he wished “all the dads out there” a happy Father’s Day. “Reunite the families at the border and we can talk about father’s day.” The tweet came a day after the Department of Homeland Security confirmed that at least […]

  • ‘All hell broke loose’: 20 injured in New Jersey art festival shooting

    Twenty people, including a teenager, were injured early Sunday in a shooting at a 24-hour art festival in Trenton, New Jersey, the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office said. One suspect was killed, and another one was taken into custody, officials said. “Multiple weapons have been recovered,” prosecutor Angelo Onofri said. “Twenty individuals were treated for a variety of gunshot wounds as well as other injuries.” Among the injured is a 13-year-old, who is in extremely critical condition, the prosecutor said. Witnesses […]

  • 17 dead after Venezuela nightclub violence

    At least 17 people, including eight minors, were killed Saturday after a partygoer detonated a tear-gas canister setting off a stampede inside a nightclub in Caracas, Venezuela, authorities said. At least 11 victims died of asphyxiation, according to an initial report by the National Police obtained by CNN. Five others were injured, including two who were underage, authorities said. Some 500 students were packed into the club for a “pre-graduation” party, according to Venezuelan Interior and Justice Minister Nestor Reverol. […]

  • Phil Mickelson sparks controversy by hitting still moving ball in US Open

    It’s his 48th birthday and he should know better, but Phil Mickelson ran after a still moving putt and hit the ball back towards the hole during his third round of the US Open Saturday. It’s a no-no for kids on a crazy golf course, let alone a five-time major champion and former world No. 2 at the US Open. The rules of golf state: “A player must not make a stroke at his ball while it is moving.” Mickelson […]

  • Astronomers have found the fastest-growing black hole ever seen

    Astronomers have found the fastest-growing black hole ever seen in the universe, and they’re calling this one a monster with an appetite. It’s growing so fast it can devour a mass the size of the sun every two days. Researchers at Australian National University first discovered this supermassive black hole, also known as a quasar, when data from a telescope called the SkyMapper flagged it as an object of potential interest. Then they used data from the European Space Agency’s […]

  • 90-year-old woman invents pulley system to get mail

    CANTON, Conn. — One woman in Canton needed to find a solution to a daily problem. She had a hard time getting the mail from her mailbox. Now, all thanks to a simple idea and a man who could make it happen, she found the answer she was looking for. Betty Feret can be found perched on her front porch, which looks out on a busy road in Canton. Every time this 90-year-old wanted to get her mail, she’d have […]

  • Seven World Cup fans injured after Moscow taxi crashes into crowd

    A taxi plowed into a crowd of pedestrians Saturday in central Moscow, injuring seven people, according to Russian state news agency TASS. The accident occurred near Gostiny Dvor, where visitors have gathered amid World Cup festivities. The report, which cited emergency services, said the vehicle crashed into a traffic sign, then drove into the crowd on Ilyinka Street. It’s not clear how badly injured the victims were, TASS said. At least five emergency vehicles were at the scene, Moscow police […]

  • Lawsuit: Harvard ranks Asian-Americans lower on personality traits

    A group that claims Harvard puts quotas on Asian-American applicants contends the university scores them higher than students of other races on academics and extracurricular activities but ranks them lowest in a “personal” category covering such traits as likability and “attractive to be with.” In a federal court filing Friday in Boston, lawyers for the student group also asserted that while Harvard has a bias against Asian-Americans, it shows a disproportionate preference for black and Hispanic applicants. “What Harvard will […]