Art

Welcome to Museum Day | Museum Day

Welcome to Museum Day | Museum Day

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019. Where will your curiosity lead you this Museum Day? Let us know @MuseumDay #MuseumDay #SmithsonianMusic Full story

Education

Campaign - Sandy Hook Promise

Campaign - Sandy Hook Promise

Disclaimer: ** Please note that this PSA contains graphic content related to school shootings that may be upsetting to some viewers. If you feel that this subject matter may be too difficult for you, you may choose not to watch this video. **. WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PREVENT SCHOOL SHOOTINGS. School shootings are not inevitable. They are preventable. Millions of children are back to school. And we know our programs can protect them from school ... Full story

Economics

5G will change the world  World Economic Forum

5G will change the world World Economic Forum

The advent of 5G networks brings a wealth of new opportunities. Individuals will be able to access a whole range of services more easily, while businesses and governments will be able to use faster download speeds to deliver an entirely new level of service, using a multitude of increasingly interconnected platforms. But why is 5G so different from what has come before, and what new security threats does it pose? 5G networks will make available ... Full story

Entertainment

(Sandy) Alex G Mistaken For Beto O'Rourke In Viral Wet Pants Photo

(Sandy) Alex G Mistaken For Beto O'Rourke In Viral Wet Pants Photo

Certain conservative circles have been circulating a photo online that they purport to be Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke wetting himself at a party when he was younger. A few of them have even referred to the person in the photo as "Mr. Pissy Pants" or, less respectfully, simply "pissy pants." The photo that is being spread around is not of O'Rourke, though, and is actually of the Philadelphia rock musician Alex Giannascoli, ... Full story

Health

Blast & fire hits major virus lab in Russia, where HIV, Ebola & anthrax strains are stored

Blast & fire hits major virus lab in Russia, where HIV, Ebola & anthrax strains are stored

FILE PHOTO © Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Handout via Reuters Follow RT on. One of the world’s largest virus research centers, located in Siberia, was reportedly engulfed in flames after a sudden explosion rocked the secretive compound, known for its stores of Ebola, HIV, anthrax and other strains. Firefighters and rescue services were scrambled on Monday to respond to a fire that broke out in Koltsovo, a scientific hub several ... Full story

Law

Uber hit with new lawsuit on whether its drivers are employees

Uber hit with new lawsuit on whether its drivers are employees

The lawsuits against Uber over whether its drivers are employees or independent contractors have already begun. On the heels of California legislators passing a landmark bill on Tuesday that could make gig economy companies reclassify their workers as employees , Uber's chief legal officer said the law won't necessarily apply to the ride-hailing company . But some drivers disagree. A lawsuit, which seeks class-action status, was filed against ... Full story

Living

WINNER's Kim Jin Woo revealed to have donated money for typhoon Lingling disaster relief

WINNER's Kim Jin Woo revealed to have donated money for typhoon Lingling disaster relief

WINNER 's Kim Jin Woo has donated relief money in light of the recent natural disaster. On September 18, it has been revealed that ' ope Bridge Association of National Disaster Relief ' had received monetary donation of 10,000,000 KRW (about 10,000 USD) from Kim Jin Woo. In order to help those affected by Typhoon Lingling , the idol singer from WINNER had made a silent donation on the 11th without press coverage. Personnel from the Association ... Full story

Politics

Indonesia raises minimum age for brides to end child marriage

Indonesia raises minimum age for brides to end child marriage

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s parliament has revised the country’s marriage law to lift the minimum age at which women can marry by three years to 19, a move welcomed by campaigners as a step toward curbing child marriage in the world’s biggest Muslim majority-country. All factions in parliament agreed the revision at a plenary session on Monday, according to a statement on its website. Indonesia is among the 10 countries in the world with ... Full story

Sport

BTS Jimin's Brand Power remains unbeatable

BTS Jimin's Brand Power remains unbeatable

According to a brand reputation analysis by the Korea Reputation Center (KRC), BTS member Jimin was named the Top Korean Male Idol for the month of September. Jimin has been topping brand rankings for 9 consecutive months straight this year. The fact that he has stayed at the top for each month expresses his strong brand power. The Seoul-based entity collected 110 million pieces of data between August 12 and September 13 to evaluate the brand ... Full story

Technology

It's Really OK If Japan Dumps Radioactive Fukushima Water Into The Ocean

It's Really OK If Japan Dumps Radioactive Fukushima Water Into The Ocean

In a news briefing in Tokyo earlier this week, Japan’s Minister of the Environment, Yoshiaki Harada, told reporters that Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) will have to dump radioactive water from its crippled Fukushima nuclear power plants into the Pacific Ocean. Tanks of water at Fukushima that have been scrubbed of all radioactive materials except mildly radioactive tritium, and which can be slowly released to the ocean with no ... Full story