Antibody tests for Covid-19 wrong half the time, CDC says - CNN

Antibody tests used to determine if people have been infected in the past with Covid-19 might be wrong up to half the time, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in new guidance posted on its website.

business - CNN
5:12pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Four Minneapolis officers are fired after video shows one kneeling on neck of black man who later died, mayor says - The Washington Post

Video of the encounter between a black man and Minneapolis police sparked immediate outrage.

general - The Washington Post
5:05pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

CDC warns it 'may be possible' for coronavirus to spread on surfaces, in new shift - Fox News

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) edited information posted to its website last week on the transmission of the coronavirus from contaminated surfaces after the health agency deemed it confusing.

health - Fox News
5:05pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Meet unc0ver, the new jailbreak that pops shell—and much more—on any iPhone - Ars Technica

Tool released over the weekend makes it a snap to remove restrictions built into iOS.

technology - Ars Technica
5:00pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

George Floyd death: Police crushed man’s neck with knee in video

Police caught on video using knee to crush neck of man who later died

george floyd - News.com.au
4:48pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

What is SpaceX and why is it working with Nasa?

Ahead of the launch of the Crew Dragon mission, the BBC explains what SpaceX does exactly

spacex - BBC News
4:46pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for Chris Rock impersonation in blackface on 'SNL' - CNN

Jimmy Fallon is addressing his impersonation of Chris Rock in a "Saturday Night Live" sketch from 20 years ago in which he appeared in blackface.

entertainment - CNN
4:44pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

White woman fired after she calls police on black man who asked her to leash dog

A viral video that sparked a national outcry of racism has cost Amy Cooper her job. She called the New York City Police Department and accused an African American man of threatening her in Central Park after he asked her to leash her dog. Mola Lenghi reports.

amy cooper - CBS News
4:43pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Adam Sandler had nearly died after co-star choked him on 'Uncut Gems' set - NEWS.com.au

Adam Sandler was ‘choked’ by co-stars and nearly died on Uncut Gems set

entertainment - News.com.au
4:42pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

"Horrifying lies": Widower pleads with Twitter to delete Trump's false tweets about his wife's death. But Twitter refused.

Widower Timothy Klausutis said the baseless conspiracy theory about Joe Scarborough and his wife's death, pushed by President Trump, has left him "frustrated and grieved."

joe scarborough - CBS News
4:42pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Andre Drummond makes waitress cry with $1000 tip - NEWS.com.au

NBA star Andre Drummond makes waitress cry with generous tip

sports - News.com.au
4:36pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Coronavirus Australia live news: United States approaches 100,000 deaths as California lifts restrictions - ABC News

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud hits back at WA Premier Mark McGowan's claims his government wasn't told about potential coronavirus cases aboard the Al Kuwait live export ship. Follow live.

general - ABC News (AU)
4:34pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Vitamin D's effect on Covid-19 maybe be exaggerated. Here's what we know - CNN

Suddenly everyone is talking about using Vitamin D to prevent or lessen the impact of Covid-19. While research shows some anti-inflammatory properties, there's no evidence it can help fight the virus.

health - CNN
4:34pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Binge It! HBO's The Sopranos Is Still the Godfather of Peak TV - IGN - IGN

The iconic HBO series only gets better with age. This is why you should binge The Sopranos.

entertainment - IGN
4:32pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Coronavirus: Apprentice star's ads banned over Covid-19 claims - BBC News

Watchdog said Revival Shots had suggested its rehydration sachets could help treat the disease.

health - BBC News
4:32pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

US TV host Jimmy Fallon 'sorry' for blackface skit

The NBC's Tonight Show host called his depiction of comedian Chris Rock "unquestionably offensive".

jimmy fallon - BBC News
4:31pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

TV host Jimmy Fallon 'very sorry' for 2000 blackface skit - BBC News

The NBC's Tonight Show host called his depiction of comedian Chris Rock "unquestionably offensive".

entertainment - BBC News
4:31pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Fears of coronavirus second wave prompt flu push at U.S. pharmacies, drugmakers - Reuters

U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October, hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that could coincide with a second wave of coronavirus infections.

general - Reuters
4:27pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Trump links Scarborough to unfounded conspiracy theory

President Trump doubled down on an unfounded conspiracy theory linking MSNBC host Joe Scarborough to the 2001 death of a congressional aide. Mr. Trump called the death of Lori Klausutis "very suspicious," even though the medical examiner determined she died o…

joe scarborough - CBS News
4:26pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Astronomers find new class of transients - Times of India

Pune: Astronomers from Pune were part of an international team that detected ejected material moving at 40% the speed of light from a rare explosive t.

general - The Times of India
4:24pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Jimmy Fallon Has Apologized For Doing Blackface On "SNL" After Twitter Called Him Out

"I am very sorry for making this unquestionably offensive decision..."

jimmy fallon - Buzzfeed
4:07pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Blackmores taps Goldman Sachs for first ever raising - The Australian Financial Review

For the first time in the company's history, vitamin and nutritional supplement seller Blackmores has pressed go on a capital raising.

business - Australian Financial Review
4:03pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

Trump mocks Biden for wearing a face mask

President Trump on Twitter mocked former Vice President Joe Biden for wearing a face mask and amplified an unfounded conspiracy theory involving Joe Scarborough. Ben Tracey reports.

joe scarborough - CBS News
4:02pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

NHL Proposes a Return to Play With 24-Team Playoff

Hockey became the first among major American sports leagues to detail its postseason path but many questions remain before the puck is dropped

nhl - The Wall Street Journal
3:55pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

NHL Proposes a Return to Play With 24-Team Playoff

Hockey became the first among major American sports leagues to detail its postseason path but many questions remain before the puck is dropped

nhl - The Wall Street Journal
3:55pm PDT - May 26th, 2020