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Ilie Nastase Under Investigation For Alleged Comment About Serena Williams' Baby

0SHARESShare The International Tennis Federation on Monday said it was continuing its investigation into an alleged racist comment made by Ilie Nastase about Serena Williams’ pregnancy. In an email to The Huffington Post, an ITF spokesperson said the federation would not comment further during the inquiry, which also covers other misconduct by Nastase. The 70-year-old Nastase, Romania’s Fed Cup captain ...

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Serena Williams, Alexis Ohanian Share Adorable Messages For Unborn Baby

0SHARESShare Serena Williams, Alexis Ohanian Share Adorable Messages For Unborn Baby | The Huffington Post Serena Williams had the internet (and world) collectively screaming when she announced last week via Snapchat that she’s 20 weeks pregnant with her first child. Williams’ rep later confirmed that she is due this fall. Since the announcement Williams and fiance, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, have ...

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Encrypted Chat Took Over. Let’s Encrypt Calls, Too

0SHARESShare By Lily Hay Newman for WIRED . WIRED As end-to-end encrypted messaging apps have exploded in popularity, several well-known services have added encrypted calls as well. Why not, right? If it works for text-based chat, voice seems like a natural extension. If only it were that easy. Encrypting calls has plenty of value, keeping conversations strictly between the two ...

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The Rise Of AR Will Recreate Your Filter Bubbles In The Real World

0SHARESShare By Cade Metz for WIRED . JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY IMAGES An attendee of Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference uses an Oculus headset on April 18, 2017 in San Jose, CA. Last week, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled what he calls the world’s first augmented reality platform, a way of layering digital effects atop anything we see through our smartphone cameras. Eventually, he says, ...

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Ad-Blocking Just Might Save The Ad Industry

0SHARESShare By Klint Finley for WIRED . Getty Images The Coalition for Better Ads , a consortium of ad, publishing, and tech companies, wants to save the advertising industry — by killing it. Or at least parts of it. Companies in the coalition will discuss, among other idea, pre-installation of a selective ad-blocker on web browsers as a means to ...

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Amber Heard And Elon Musk Make Their Romance Insta-Official

Actress Amber Heard and billionaire Elon Musk have taken their relationship to the next level ― showing off their togetherness on Instagram. On Sunday, the two both posted photos of a cozy moment ― complete with cutesy captions ― at restaurant Moo Moo on the Gold Coast of Australia. Her arm cradled on Musk’s shoulder and a lipstick kiss clearly ...

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Trump Pledges 'Never Again' On Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day

0SHARESShare U.S. President Donald Trump said anti-Semitism should be defeated and called the Holocaust the “darkest chapter of human history” in a video address on Sunday, following two missteps by his administration regarding statements about genocide during World War Two. “The mind cannot fathom the pain, the horror and the loss. Six million Jews, two-thirds of the Jews in Europe, ...

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Pope Francis Compares Refugee Centers To 'Concentration Camps'

0SHARESShare Pope Francis urged governments on Saturday to get migrants and refugees out of holding centers, saying many had become “concentration camps”. During a visit to a Rome basilica, where he met migrants, Francis told of his trip to a camp on the Greek island of Lesbos last year. He met a Muslim refugee from the Middle East there who ...

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Adorable Portraits Explore The Lives Of Big-City Shop Cats

Tamar Arslanian knows that shop cats aren’t just cute, they can play a vital role in a city like New York that can feel a bit cold and brutal at times. It all started when she started posting photos of two shop cats in her neighborhood — Jack, who lives at a wine shop and Kitty, who resides at a ...

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Hillary Clinton Applauds March For Science

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton  praised the thousands of demonstrators who protested against President Donald Trump ’s anti-science agenda on Saturday and urged people to “protect the Earth and all its beauty.” “It is Earth Day, and we are marching on behalf of science,” Clinton said to applause during a surprise appearance at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York ...

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