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US Border Patrol sets up surprise immigration checkpoint in Maine 0

US Border Patrol sets up surprise immigration checkpoint in Maine

US Border Patrol set up a temporary inland checkpoint on a Maine interstate, a move civil rights advocates say raises concerning questions about constitutional protections under the Trump administration. The inland checkpoint was first...

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump Compares People Killed by Undocumented Immigrants to Border Separations 0

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump Compares People Killed by Undocumented Immigrants to Border Separations

President Donald Trump explicitly compared the tragedy of families whose relatives have been killed by undocumented immigrants to the family separations at the border.

No Narcotics In Anthony Bourdain's System When He Died: Report 0

No Narcotics In Anthony Bourdain's System When He Died: Report

Anthony Bourdain had no narcotics in his system when he killed himself this month, according to a French judicial official. The celebrity chef and CNN host died June 8 at the age of 61...

Portion of Kentucky bourbon warehouse collapses 0

Portion of Kentucky bourbon warehouse collapses

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of bourbon barrels were piled in a massive heap Friday after a large section of a whiskey storage warehouse collapsed at a distillery in the heart of Kentucky bourbon...

Trump Leaves GOP Leaders Out To Dry On Immigration 0

Trump Leaves GOP Leaders Out To Dry On Immigration

WASHINGTON ― Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and other Republican leaders thought President Donald Trump could be the magic bullet for accomplishing the elusive GOP goal of passing an immigration bill. Instead, he’s looking more...

Facebook confirms it’s working on a feature to curb your social media addiction 0

Facebook confirms it’s working on a feature to curb your social media addiction

Facebook wants to help you spend less time on Facebook. Yes, you read that right. The discovery comes courtesy of developer Jane Manchun Wong. She found code in Facebook’s Android app for a feature...

Researchers teach AI how to win at shooters (without cheating) 0

Researchers teach AI how to win at shooters (without cheating)

A pair of researchers recently developed a method for teaching AI to play first person shooters without cheating. Instead of giving a ‘computer’ opponent unfair access to game code or supernatural aiming abilities, the...

LinkedIn is a hellhole and this Twitter account proves it 0

LinkedIn is a hellhole and this Twitter account proves it

LinkedIn is a unique kind of toxic nightmare. The type that, if it were a real city or town, would be the desolate setting of a video game where you blast its mutated inhabitants...

GTFO might be the scariest team-based shooter I’ve ever played 0

GTFO might be the scariest team-based shooter I’ve ever played

I’ve played very few scary games — I mean really, truly scary. I’m talking about the kind of fear where your blood runs cold, and you feel every hair on the back of your...