The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said the arrest happened Monday after Straw repeatedly tried to interfere with the search for two missing fishermen in the Detroit, Oregon, area. The sheriff’s office said it’s reviewing the officers’ use of force. … [Read more...] about Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 12:25 a.m. EDT
(THE CONVERSATION) When Mark Zuckerberg told Congress Facebook would use artificial intelligence to detect fake news posted on the social media site, he wasn’t particularly specific about what that meant. Given my own work using image and video analytics, I suggest the company should be careful. Despite some basic potential flaws, AI can be a useful tool for spotting online propaganda – but it can also be startlingly good at creating misleading material. … [Read more...] about How artificial intelligence can detect – and create – fake news
The former U.S. secretary of state told 5,000 people in Melbourne that she is hopeful about the diplomacy, but the U.S. must remain clear-eyed about how hard the negotiations will be and how often North Korea has broken promises. … [Read more...] about Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 1:20 a.m. EDT
But by the early 1980s, feminists were looking for images from the past that they could reclaim as a symbol of female empowerment. They may have considered the Rockwell painting. But unlike Rockwell’s work, the less-famous Westinghouse poster wasn’t under copyright. It also didn’t contain a veiled reference to the war: “Mein Kampf.” … [Read more...] about How one ‘Rosie the Riveter’ poster won out over all the others and became a symbol of female empowerment
North Korea, however, did quite nicely, thank you, according to the respondents. Again, a majority (56 percent) said it's too soon to tell, but those who said it was a success for North Korea (29 percent) vastly outnumber those who said it was not a success for North Korea (5 percent). That's remarkable, when you think about it. Americans almost by acclamation think Kim did just swell. Considering what he got out of Trump, you can understand why. Interestingly, some 39 percent of Republicans said it was a success for North Korea. (Have they now changed their opinion on North Korea so it is "safe" to say the gulag country is a winner?) … [Read more...] about Americans have figured it out: North Korea won!