People, the final frontier: how sci-fi is taking on the human condition

The latest films and volumes in the genre focus on relationships as much as outer space thanks to the Tim Peake effectCall it the Tim Peake accomplish. Science fiction has always been as much about the human condition as saving the world from an alien invasion, but now a new wave of cinemas and journals are taking that interest...

David Cameron pledges 2016 ‘game-changer’ in brand-new year’s theme – BBC News

Media captionDavid Cameron alleged militants "will not defeat us" David Cameron does 2016 is gonna be a "game-changer" for the UK, pledging reforms to home ownership and a crackdown on extremism.In a brand-new time message, the PM said he was determined to "secure our future" with the EU referendum, which could be held this year.Jeremy Corbyn...

Google Jamboard is what the future of digital collaboration looks like

Image: GOOGLENow that the Pixel and Pixel XL have launched against the iPhone, Google's going after Microsoft's Surface Hub with Jamboard, its own collaborative digital whiteboard. The Jamboard makes it easier and more fun to collaborate with multiple teams on digital projects. Users simply write on the giant 55-inch touchscreen or organize media files on the display as if...

Maine shootings: Gunman kills 3, wounds 4th before being shot dead by police

A gunman killed three people and wounded a fourth in a series of shootings early Wednesday along a country road in Maine before he was shot dead by responding deputies in what officials said was "an extreme case of domestic violence." Maine State Police said the shootings took place around 7:30 a.m. on Russell Road in Madison, about 40...

People Have A ‘Fundamental Right’ To Own Assault Weapons, Court Rules

In a major victory for gun rights advocates, a federal appeals court on Thursday sided with a broad coalition of gun owners, businesses and organizations that challenged the constitutionality of a Maryland ban on assault weapons and other laws aimed at curbing gun violence.  A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit said the...

MLB to Mull Stadium Policy Changes After Adam Jones Incident

Officials from Major League Baseball and its 30 teams are expected to discuss potential stadium policy changes meant to curb unruly fan behavior, days after fans purportedly directed racist language at Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones at Fenway Park, a source with knowledge of the situation told FOX Business on Wednesday. Continue...