Ohio will soon be the first state to accept Bitcoin for taxes

Thomson Reuters Ohio is becoming the first US state to accept the Bitcoin cryptocurrency for business tax payments. Ohio politicians have been open about their desire to be on the forefront of blockchain technology adoption. It’s good news for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency among a stream of recent negative news. The state of Ohio will accept […]

When Superhero TV Shows Get Real Science Wrong, Do We Just Accept It?

When committing to a superhero TV show, does the viewer make a pact to accept bad science as well as the inherently weird science? It’s a question that comes up now and again, and one that I often raise via TVLine’s TV Questions column, or sometimes with a real-time tweet. And every time I do […]

Justin Trudeau formally apologized for Canada’s 1939 refusal to accept a ship carrying 900 Jewish refugees

Neil Hall – Pool/Getty Images Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued a formal apology on Wednesday for the country’s refusal to take in a ship carrying more than 900 Jewish refugees in 1939.  The ship left Germany in 1939 fleeing Nazi persecution.  After it was rejected entrance into Canada and other countries, the ship was […]

Cruise secrets: Never accept this when booking your cruise holiday

Cruise holidays are some of the best ways to see multiple countries without multiple flights. However, this can often come at a price with additional costs quickly adding up. One of these can be getting to the cruise, with transport from the airport to the boat often not included in the price, but offered as […]

Defector hands-on: Your mission, if you choose to accept it

Becoming a secret spy is the ultimate fantasy for a lot of people. You get to drive fast cars, use special gadgets, and take down international crime syndicates with style and flair. Not to mention the awesome J.B. names like James Bond, Jason Bourne, and Jack Bauer. Defector, the latest VR game from Wilson’s Heart developer Twisted […]

India in no ‘rush’ to sign a post-Brexit trade deal and will tell Britain to accept more migrants

REUTERS/Adnan Abidi India is not “in a rush” to sign a trade deal with Britain, its high commissioner to the UK has said. Yashvardhan Sinha added that India wants any free trade deal with Britain to make it easier for Indian nationals to travel to the UK. Britain will be able to negotiate and sign […]

A small but growing movement of doctors that don’t accept insurance and charge a monthly fee could be a model for big employers like Amazon and JPMorgan

Getty Direct primary care is a small but fast-growing movement of doctors who don’t accept insurance and instead charge a monthly membership fee. At a time when many are feeling pressure from high healthcare costs, direct primary-care models can be a cheaper alternative that offers perks like quick access to doctors and sometimes wholesale prices […]

Moscow won’t accept probe into Skripal case if Russian specialists won’t take part – envoy to OPCW

Moscow advocates an open and transparent investigation of the Salisbury incident, Russia’s envoy to OPCW has said. If Russian experts are barred from taking part in it, any results of the probe will be rejected, he warned. “Our position is clear. We advocate a comprehensive, open and unbiased investigation. Russia is ready for it, and […]