Image of determined 16-year-old migrant wins Taylor Wessing portrait prize

Spanish journalist Csar Dezfuli wins 15,000 award for his photograph of teenager rescued from the Mediterranean Sea An arresting photograph of a solemn 16-year-old migrant from Mali taken after he had been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea has won a major portrait award. The Spanish photojournalist Csar Dezfuli was named

Woman accuses Moore of sexually assaulting her at 16

Washington (CNN)An Alabama woman alleges Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was a teenager, her attorney Gloria Allred said Monday. Nelson detailed her allegations in a statement alongside Allred, an attorney who focuses on discrimination and women’s rights. Nelson said Moore was a regular at

World’s Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rise Again After Three Stable Years

The Global Carbon Project (GCP) is a scientific group that aims to paint the most accurate picture possible of the planet’s carbon cycle. It’s most comprehensive analysis to date has just been published, and sadly, it’s not good news: our greenhouse gas emissions are rising again, after flatlining for three

EU planning for collapse of Brexit talks, says Michel Barnier

Chief negotiator says no-deal scenario is not Brussels preferred option, but everyone needs to plan for it The EUs chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has said the bloc is drawing up contingency plans for the possible collapse of Britains departure talks. Barnier, who told Frances Journal du Dimanche newspaper the

We can’t tell if Boston Dynamics’ new SpotMini dog is cool or creepy or both

Boston Dynamics is the mad robot scientist of our waking dreams. Every few years, they unveil a new robot horror…er…innovation that straddles the fine line between “so realistic its incredible” and the uncanny valley. Its latest robot dog, the SpotMini, which the company casually introduced with this new video, is

Bitcoin Crashes and Then Surges in Wild Weekend Action

Bitcoin is proving that investing in digital currencies isn’t for the faint of heart. After plunging as much as 29 percent from a record high following the cancellation of a technology upgrade on Nov. 8, the largest cryptocurrency came roaring back in early trading Monday before fluctuating between gains and

A black woman hosted ‘Saturday Night Live’ this week for only the 12th time in 42 years

Saturday Night Live guest host Tiffany Haddish kicked off her evening with an uproarious opening monologue that touched on the news of the day (Trump and other awful men), her wardrobe (she’s very passionate about her Alexander McQueen dress), and her hit summer 2017 comedy, Girls Trip. Less funny was

Sean Hannity is losing advertisers over his coverage of Roy Moore

Sean Hannity in January 2017.Image: Drew Angerer / Getty Images Sean Hannity’s been reluctant to distance himself from Roy Moore. So now Hannity’s advertisers are distancing themselves from him. SEE ALSO: So many politicians gave the same terrible response to the Roy Moore abuse allegations Keurig, Green Mountain Coffee (which

Roy Moore Denies Allegation of Sexual Encounter With Teenager

Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore flatly denied allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl almost four decades ago and denied ever knowing his accuser, calling the story a politically motivated attack a month before the election. “I don’t know Ms. Corfman from anybody,” he said Friday on Sean

Trump Says He Stands With Intel Agencies on Russia Meddling

President Donald Trump once again waded into the controversy of whether he thinks Russia meddled in last year’s election, saying on Sunday that he believes “very much in our intelligence agencies.” A day earlier, the U.S. leader said that Vladimir Putin believed he didn’t interfere, prompting questions about whether Trump

Louis C.K. Is Over. He’s Cancelled.

Another day, another powerful white Hollywood male named as a gross sexual predator. At this point, we should really just copy and paste any of the other articles we’ve published on this topic and replace the name with whatever celeb is currently holding the title of (Alleged) Douchebag of the