Study: Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Linked to Homicide Increase

A new study finds Florida's "Stand Your Ground" Law is linked to an increase in homicides. Following the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Florida's...

Google To Start Banning Fake News Sites From Using Adsense

Google will soon ban websites that write fake news stories from using their advertising network. As critics assert Facebook's news feed prominently features news stories...

Over 400 Million Adult Friend Finder Accounts Hacked

Friend Finder Network, Inc. is an adult services company and was reportedly hacked last October affecting 400 million accounts, which makes it the largest...

Update: Lawmakers Call Facebook To Remove “Ethnic Affinities” Feature

Update: Facebook will ban advertisers from using "ethnic affinity" targeting. After a backlash by civil rights groups, Facebook users, Congressional Black Caucus and other U.S. lawmakers,...

How Google and YouTube Will Announce Election Day Results

Google announced that as soon as the election polls close in the United States election results will be displayed within search engine results. Users who search for...

Largest Supermoon in Nearly 70 Years Will Occur on November 14th

This month’s supermoon will be the largest in nearly 70 years. On November 14th, people will be able to see the moon extremely close-up, the...

U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.9 Percent

An October employment report illustrates employers have been actively hiring causing the unemployment rate to decrease, which could mean a December interest rate increase...

General Motors Launches New Plan to Rent Cars to Uber Drivers

General Motors announces a new plan to rent cars to Uber drivers. Through General Motors' Maven, car-sharing subsidiary company, registered Uber drivers can rent...

U.S. Announces New Electric Vehicle Charging Locations

The Obama administration announced on Friday a new initiative to increase clean energy use with new electric vehicle charging stations and business partnerships. The United States Department...

Supercomputers Help Predict What Dark Matter is Made Of

German scientists are now arguing that dark matter is made up of tiny particles called axions. Scientists from the University of University of Wuppertal, Eötvös...

Human Cell Organelles Match Neutron Star Structures, Study Finds

Scientists discover a structural similarity to human cells and stars. Published in the Journal of “Physical Review C”, researchers found that the endoplasmic reticulum of...

CDC Says Zika May Never Leave The United States

On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Dr. Tom Frieden, made a "plain truth" statement regarding Zika and the future of...

Instagram Ventures Into Shopping With New Mobile Features

Instagram releases a new shopping feature that allows users to purchase items without ever leaving the social media photo sharing application. On Tuesday, Instagram released...

People Who Recieve and Accept Facebook Friend Requests Live Longer, Study...

New research suggests people who receive and accept new friend requests are more likely to live longer than people who do not. Published in the...

Scientist Reveal The Impact Space Can Have on the Nervous System

NASA astronauts usually spend four to six months in a space on missions. However, some Astronauts experience back pain while in space. The University...

Twitter Shuts Down Video-Sharing App Vine

Twitter announced on Thursday that they would dismantle and shut down the video-sharing mobile app Vine. Twitter's decision to discontinue Vine comes as the company...