REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSONTesla Motors Inc CEO Elon Musk unveils a new all-wheel-drive version of the Model S car in Hawthorne, California.Tesla CEO Elon Musk has always been bold, from his visions to the way he runs his companies the South African billionaire always manages to wow observers. Now, he...
REUTERS/Dado RuvicA smartphone user shows the Facebook application on his phone in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, in this photo illustration, May 2, 2013.Facebook is banning all ads that promote cryptocurrencies from its website including those from established digital currencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple. According...
  Are you searching for a gift for your pastor? Pastor Appreciation Month may have passed but with Christmas coming up soon, here are 37 suggestions that would make great gifts for pastors. 1. A notebook (Photo: Dayspring.com) Notebooks are great for jotting down ideas for sermons, journaling or reflecting on...
Dennis LennoxThe Église Saint-Étienne-du-Mont in ParisIn last week's Spires and Crosses column, I wrote about the Roman Catholic bishop who complained that every church he visited was locked up. Anyone who enjoys visiting old churches has had this experience. Less common, however, are churches that are hostile to visitors...
REUTERS/JASON LEEA logo of Xiaomi is seen in a conference in Beijing.Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has finally rolled out the much-awaited Android Oreo updated for the Xiaomi Mi A1. Originally launched under Google's Android One programme with Android 7.1.2 Nougat back in September, Xiaomi promised that the smartphone...
Photo by Nathan Dumlao on UnsplashDealing with a prodigal child is not easy for any parentThe life of a parent can be rewarding and joyful beyond description, but it can at times also be challenging in a way that almost feels too much to handle, especially when a...
(PHOTO: DENNIS LENNOX)Beverley, EnglandLondon may define England and arguably the entire United Kingdom, but small towns and villages remain the lifeblood of this country.One such place is Beverley in the East Riding of Yorkshire.Surrounded by the countryside of the Yorkshire Wolds this relatively small town (population about 30,000) punches well...
(Photo: Courtesy of Jeffrey McCall)Jefferey McCall, former transwoman, organizer of May 5 Freedom March in Washington, D.C.An event proclaiming freedom of all kinds of sexual identity issues is set to occur this weekend in Washington, D.C., spearheaded by a man who identified as a gay and transgender for...
REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen/FilesA Microsoft representative shows a smartphone with Windows 10 operating system at the CeBIT trade fair in Hanover in this file photo from March 15, 2015. Rumors claim that the next mobile device from Microsoft is called the Surface Phone.After it was thought that the long-rumored...
REUTERS/Darren StaplesA man holds the antidepressant drug Prozac, also known as fluoxetine, in Leicester, central England February 26, 2008 in this posed photograph.A research has revealed that people with depression and social anxiety share some common specific structural abnormalities in the brain.A study conducted by researchers from Sichuan University in...
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Israel Today Reports As the orgy of condemnation against Israel in the wake of the Gaza war continues, Christians in Iraq are doing their best to be heard above the din while they still have a voice. The radical Sunni movement ISIS, now known simply as the Islamic State, has been...
Tesla Motors/Handout via REUTERSFirst production model of Tesla Model 3 out the assembly line in Fremont, California , U.S. is seen in this undated handout photo from Tesla Motors obtained by Reuters July 10, 2017.The Tesla Model 3 may be a hit with consumers but professional reviewers aren't...
(Photo: Reuters/Francois Lenoir)A soldier stands near broken windows after explosions at Zaventem airport near Brussels, Belgium, March 22, 2016.Two-time terror survivor Mason Wells once faced an uncertain future. But, more than a year and a half later, he now looks back on his experiences as well as...
TeslaA Tesla Model S, similar to pictured here, was used to set a new record for the longest distance travelled in an electric vehicle using a single charge.Tesla's financial situation is pretty much an open secret at this point with the company expected to go down this August...
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With self-driving cars coming very soon, a tech company has now proposed a self driving stroller. Smartbe, the tech company behind the hands-free stroller, calls it "the first intelligent stroller in the world." It works by motion tracking sensors which are built into the handle, allowing it to follow you...
(Photo: Reuters/Rashid Umar Abbasi)A franchise sign is seen above a Chick-fil-A freestanding restaurant after its grand opening in Midtown, New York, October 3, 2015.Chick-fil-A, the fast food chain that has its roots firmly planted in the state of Georgia, is now planning to spread its wings and venture...
YouTube/ SpaceXScreenshot of the Falcon Heavy's live feed from SpaceX Launch ControlElon Musk's midnight cherry Tesla Roadster may have finally slipped away from any contact with Earth, space enthusiasts can still follow its path through the Solar System. Thanks to the aptly named website Whereisroadster.com, one can know...
(Photo: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson)Children walk into the Pacific Ocean in Santa Monica, California, October 4, 2014.Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a chronic disorder, which means it can affect one person throughout his or her life. It is one of the most common conditions that are usually noticed during...
(Photo by Dennis Lennox)The wondrous Niagara Falls.Niagara Falls, which straddles the international border between Canada and the United States, was one of the first mass-market tourism destinations and remains popular with over 20 million yearly visitors between the two sides.Most who come to see the waterfalls don't stay...
REUTERS/Peter NichollsLaboratories are looking for ways to detect latent infected virus in HIV AIDS patients.Scientists say that they have discovered one of the ways the HIV virus hides inside the cells of its victims. The experts behind the discovery are now working on utilizing their findings in...
REUTERS/Dan RiedlhuberTarget Black Friday 2017 sale will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving.A new study documents the increase in sexual violence incidents at Target stores since the company officially announced two years ago that men who identify as female can enter women's bathrooms and changing rooms. The study, "Gender-Inclusion...
Reuters/ Gene BlevinsSpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launches from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California back in 2017.The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) reveals a U.S. start-up company launched four mini satellites into orbit after the agency specifically prohibited the take-off.Silicon Valley start-up Swarm Technologies, founded by former Google...
In pursuit of being able to drink the best kind of water they can on a regular basis, people have taken to purchasing all kinds of bottled water and using filters, but some experts say that tap water is just as good.NPR interviewed different experts and ask about how tap...
REUTERS/Athit PerawongmethaA nurse tests a blood sample during a free HIV test at a blood tests party, part of a campaign to prevent HIV infection among male same-sex couples, in Bangkok September 20, 2014.A drug for treating lung cancer may one day be used in curing HIV.While science...
Saints with incorrupt bodies, through no scientific reason, have been miraculously preserved after their death, defying decomposition. They are not mummies, because their skin is soft and limbs pliable, unlike the dry, skeletal remains of the former. Usually nothing has been done to preserve the bodies of...
REUTERS/Dado RuvicMicrosoft is rumored to be launching its Surface Phone this fall.Despite being pretty much an open secret, Microsoft has yet to drop any major detail regarding its upcoming Surface Phone. While it's suggested to debut at this year's Mobile World Congress, it's very likely that the device...
Pornography and loneliness feed off of each other in a toxic way, creating a "vicious cycle" that erodes human relationships and the health benefits those relationships provide, according to a marriage and family therapist and scholar."If loneliness can lead to pornography use, and pornography use may bring about or...
REUTERS/National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health/HandoutCancer cells are seen in this undated handout image.A drug initially used to help people with their alcohol problems may soon be used for the treatment of cancer.While disulfiram already exhibited its potency in killing cancer cells and slowing down the growth of...
REUTERS/Newscom/HandoutAn electron micrograph of a prostatic cancer cell, mag. 3600x. is seen in this undated handout photo.A study has revealed that a personalized radiotherapy treatment may be the key to curing prostate cancer.The Institute of Cancer Research in London has revealed that doctors can be helped in...
REUTERS/Darren HaucA cyclist tries to ride during a blizzard in Milwaukee, Wisconsin February 2, 2011. The winter season trigger some people to feel depressed, a condition otherwise known as Season Affective Disorder (SAD).Medical experts have formulated a new way to manage clinical and seasonal depression.While Christmas is the...
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