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October 19, 2017 9:17 AM 'This is very alarming!': Flying insects vanish from nature preserves

Biologists call this the windshield phenomenon. It's a symptom, they say, of a vanishing population. "For those of us who look, I think all of us are disturbed and all of us are seeing fewer insects," said Scott Black, executive director of the Portland, Ore.-based Xerces Society, a nonprofit environmental group that promotes insect conservation. "On warm summer 245

October 14, 2017 12:10 AM Who’s telling the truth :The Police or Davido?

The past few days have been rather tumultuous and unsettling for Nigerian hip hop singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido with three of his friends being turned up dead by the police after a night of a birthday drinking binge of one of them, identified as Tagbo Umeike. The night of October 3, 2017 was Tagbo’s birthday, which his friends, including 143

October 12, 2017 7:23 PM Harvey Weinstein's legacy: A first step to removing the industry's systemic sexism

The first time I met Harvey Weinstein he called me an idiot in front of a theater full of people. The last time I spoke to him he told me he knew who my enemies were and threatened to give me to them on a “dish served cold” so they could carve me up “like turkey on Thanksgiving.” In the intervening 16 years, there were phone calls and emails, messages 113

October 12, 2017 7:02 PM The N.Y.P.D. Is Officially Investigating Harvey Weinstein—Again

It’s Thursday, and I can’t remember why I have the N.Y.P.D.’s number saved in my phone. Hello from Los Angeles, where we’re pointing fingers at Harvey Weinstein, welcoming John Wells and Shonda Rhimes to the TV Hall of Fame, and living out our revenge fantasies through the third season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. The N.Y.P.D. confirmed to me Thursday morning 140

October 12, 2017 1:40 PM Weinstein Co. Faces Potential Liability for Harvey's Conduct

The company is now exposed to potential investor and victim lawsuits as its new leaders decide whether to liquidate or attempt to salvage the business. As allegations of sexual assault and rape mount against Harvey Weinstein, the company he leaves behind finds itself under siege despite claims by the board — which includes his brother, Bob Weinstein 113

October 11, 2017 10:04 AM OnePlus phones hoover up your personal data – here’s how to stop it

Some OnePlus phones appear to be mining user data – but is it as bad as it sounds? And how can you make it stop? Here’s what you need to know. Gadget makers regularly suck up your data in a bid to improve user experience. It’s important for developers to have a good idea about what’s going on in your phone, because it helps them fix problems when things 105

October 11, 2017 9:55 AM Google Home Mini bug caused devices to record 24/7

When putting an internet-connected device with a microphone in it in your home there's always the risk that it could be constantly recording and sending your data to its manufacturer. For some owners of review samples of the Google Home Mini, this worst case scenario came to pass as their devices were found to be constantly recording and sending the audio 85

October 10, 2017 4:32 AM Leaked Email: Here’s Lisa Bloom Teasing Stories That Undermine Harvey Weinstein’s Accusers

His then-legal adviser blasted the "defamatory" New York Times report against Weinstein in an email sent to his company's board and obtained by HuffPost. on decades of sexual misconduct allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, attorney Lisa Bloom emailed the Weinstein Company’s board of directors about her client. “This is the worst day,” she wrote 69

October 10, 2017 2:40 AM Can the Weinstein Co. survive without Harvey Weinstein?

As the public face and pugnacious spirit behind his company, Harvey Weinstein made himself synonymous with a kind of prestige cinema that was designed to attract discerning audiences and scoop up Oscars by the armful. Weinstein Co.’s decision to fire him Sunday after explosive allegations that he sexually harassed numerous women over a course of more than two decades 119

October 9, 2017 12:21 PM Botswana govt aggressive, intolerant towards media

Cape Town – A media rights group has accused the government of Botswana of being aggressive and intolerant towards the media, as a hearing against a privately-owned newspaper kicks off on Tuesday. The Lobatse High Court will hear a case in which the southern Africa country’s Attorney General is seeking to interdict the Sunday Standard from publishing 128