‘Asexual’ Is Hot New Sexual Identity in San Francisco Bay Area

A new sexual identity has surfaced in the Bay Area, known as “asexual.” The individuals who identify with this orientation say do not have sexual attraction to other people.

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Alphabet, Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft Want Hospitals’ Data

Google parent Alphabet, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Salesforce have launched a campaign for restrictions on data sharing between hospitals to be dropped.

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Tesla Board ‘Totally Blindsided’ by Musk’s Suggestion to Take Company Private

Members of the board of directors for Elon Musk’s Tesla were reportedly “totally blindsided” by the CEO’s tweets suggesting that he had funding secured to take the company private.

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Genoa: Dozens of Fatalities Feared After Major Italian Bridge Collapse

A major viaduct carrying a motorway across a river in Genoa, Italy collapsed Tuesday before midday, with local media reporting dozens of fatalities. 

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High-Tech Surveillance in Muslim Xinjiang Province Spreads Across China

Reuters offered a look on Tuesday at how high-tech surveillance techniques developed to monitor the Muslims of Xinjiang province are spreading across the rest of China, all the way to the capital city of Beijing. The account provides a textbook case of surveillance state mission creep, as techniques devised for what the Chinese government described as a unique emergency situation become part of everyday life.

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China’s Economy Weakens as Trade Fight Heats Up, Emboldening Xi’s Critics

Retail sales, industrial production, and fixed investment all came in lower than expected, while unemployment rose.

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President Trump on London Terror: ‘These Animals Must be Dealt With’

U.S. President Donald J. Trump has urged tough action against the “animals” behind a “terrorist attack” outside London’s Palace of Westminster Tuesday.

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Security Minister: London Suspect a ‘British Citizen Who Came From Another Country Originally’ (An Immigrant)

Minister of State for Security Ben Wallace MP has admitted that the suspect in the car ramming British authorities are currently treating it as a terrorist incident is a “British citizen [who] came from another country originally” — or, in common parlance, “an immigrant”.

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Leftist Media: Apparent Terror Attack a ‘Reckoning’ for Mean Tweets and Online Comments

Elements of the mainstream left in Britain have responded to an apparent terror attack outside Parliament, in which several people were hurt and one woman hospitalised with “serious” injuries, by suggesting it was a “reckoning” for people being mean online.

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