Economy

Recession Officially Over for Median Household Income

After two straight years of solid income gains, the median American household last year essentially earned the same as it did in 1999, when incomes peaked at $58,665. The offi..., [Full Article...]

Culture

Star Wars: Where To Buy 'The Last Jedi' Tickets for Special Offers

Star Wars: Where To Buy 'The Last Jedi' Tickets for Special Offers Star Wars: The Last Jedi's new trailer will be released today, October 9, just a couple of months ahead of the film's full release. Tickets for the film, the eighth in the Skywalker saga, go on sale shortly after the trailer's premiere on all the major theater chain's and move ticketing websites. [Full Article...]

Electronics

Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID

Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID According to Apple , "these augmentation processes allow Face ID to keep up with dramatic changes in your facial hair or makeup use, while minimizing false acceptance". In a white paper released today, Apple assures that the "facial matching is performed within the secure enclave using neural networks trained specifically for that objective ... [Full Article...]

Research

Nobel Prize Awarded for Biological Clock Research

Nobel Prize Awarded for Biological Clock Research For years now, scientists have believed that our body has some biological clock that responds to the rhythm of movements of our earth. In 1729, the French astronomer Jean Jacques d'Ortous de Mairan observed what happened to a mimosa plant when it was placed in constant darkness. [Full Article...]

Sports

US Announces Withdrawal from UNESCO, Accusing UN Agency of "Anti-Israel" Bias

US Announces Withdrawal from UNESCO, Accusing UN Agency of The latest withdrawal takes effect December 31, 2018. One of UNESCO's founding nations, the United States has had a rocky relationship with the Paris-based organization over the years. USA quits Unesco over "anti-Israel bias" Trump quits because UNESCO promotes science, education, culture. In a statement, Bokova said that "despite the withhol... [Full Article...]

People

Hamas and Fatah sign unity deal

Hamas and Fatah sign unity deal The West Bank and the Gaza Strip have remained politically and administratively divided since 2007, when Hamas wrested control of the strip from Fatah following several days of street fighting. Over the past decade, each side deepened control over its territory, making it increasingly hard to forge compromises, and repeated attempts at reconciliat... [Full Article...]