‘Little lies point to bigger lies’: James Comey writes that the FBI’s investigation into Kavanaugh won’t be ‘as hard as Republicans hope it will be’

Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images Former FBI director James Comey wrote in an op-ed Sunday that the FBI’s background check into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will not be “as hard as Republicans hope it will be.” FBI investigators “know that little lies point to bigger lies,” Comey wrote. “They know that obvious lies by the nominee […]

Meghan Markle brother writes second letter BEGGING for wedding invite 'It's not too late'

The half brother of Meghan Markle, 36, has written a second open letter to his sister days before the royal wedding. Thomas Markle Jr, 51, addressed the open letter, published in In Touch magazine, to Prince Harry’s bride to be whom he referred to as “Meg”. Thomas, whom it is believed is not invited to […]

‘We must get out of the protectionist EU and into the world’ — Kate Hoey writes for Business Insider

Jeff Spicer/Getty Images Labour Brexiteer Kate Hoey says leaving the European Union is a “great opportunity” for the left. Writing for Business Insider, the MP for Vauxhall urges her Labour colleagues to ditch the “inward-looking, protectionist” EU and become a “truly internationalist party” again. Hoey criticises Jeremy Corbyn’s “puzzling” decision to commit to a post-Brexit […]

Rupa Huq writes for BI: ‘This myth about the irreversible nature of Brexit must be confronted’

Parliament Labour’s Rupa Huq says Brexit is not “not carved into concrete, untouchable and unchangeable.” Writing for BI, Huq says Brexit promises have been broken and the public must be given the chance to vote on the final deal. “If the cost of Brexit reaches a point where the British people decide it’s not worth […]

Actor Bill Murray writes op-ed comparing Parkland shooting activists to the students who helped end the Vietnam War

AP Images Actor Bill Murray wrote an op-ed for NBC News Think comparing the student activists of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting to the student protestors who helped end the Vietnam War. Murray also compared the difficulties of ending the Vietnam War to the challenges presented by gun-control reform. In an op-ed written for NBC News Think on […]

UK TV regulator writes to RT, says it may consider whether channel's license is 'fit and proper'

The UK’s media regulator Ofcom says it will “consider the implications for RT’s broadcast licenses” if Britain determines there was “an unlawful use of force by the Russian state against the UK.” Continuing, the statement reads: “As the independent UK broadcasting regulator, Ofcom has an ongoing duty to be satisfied that broadcast licensees remain fit […]

Thou shall not turn people into robot slaves: Priest & govt adviser writes ‘10 Commandments of AI’

Ten commandments to protect humans from potential abuses from Artificial Intelligence have been issued by a Church of England Bishop. The Rt Rev the Lord Bishop of Oxford sits on the House of Lords select committee on AI. While AI is often hailed as the future of economic development, there are many who are more […]

Drawboard’s position-tracking pen writes in virtual reality

We’ve all tried writing in VR but, with the way we hold our Oculus Touch controllers and HTC Vive wands, it’s an awkward experience at best. Drawboard wants to change that for the better. Drawboard’s creators call this new peripheral a pen, but it also reminds us of the type of stylus you might use on a […]

Catalan leader writes to Spanish PM to confirm declaration of independence still suspended – media

Published time: 19 Oct, 2017 08:06 Edited time: 19 Oct, 2017 08:31 President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont says the region will push for independence if repression and lack of dialogue remain. At the same time the regional leader said that the holding back of an independence declaration is still in force. “If the government continues […]