Internet sites blamed for helping incite racist violence, but there’s no plan to rein them in

El Paso, Texas (CNN)White supremacists and neo-Nazis have found a racist’s virtual paradise that authorities believe has now become home to three hate-filled rants by suspected mass shooters. The writer said he was inspired in part by another manifesto full of white supremacist language posted on 8chan by a person identifying himself as the man who killed 51 people at two mosques in New Zealand earlier this year. That atrocity was also cited in an 8chan message before a shooting …

Shop til they drop: the play that takes us inside an Amazon warehouse

Using testimonies from anonymous workers, a new Edinburgh show explores what its like to work for the worlds richest company. Its creators take us on a fact-finding tour A black box floats beneath our feet, containing a barrel of whey protein, 24 cans of Monster Energy and a Winnie the Pooh toy. It disappears through metal grates to be sorted, packed and sent off for next-day delivery. At 700,000 square feet, Amazons warehouse in Rugeley, Staffordshire, is roughly the size …

Ive been through hell: J Balvin on burn out and Beyonc

Pals with Takashi Murakami and bigger than Drake, the South American reggaeton act talks about the highs and lows of being a global superstar Even when covered in wee, its great being Anish Kapoor sculpture, Balvin is thinking about how massively rich he is. The musician owns various houses around the world and has so many expensive watches that there is a Kapoor, Jeff Koons and Takashi Murakami. When Balvin gets thirsty, he simply voicenotes his butler Max, a slender, …

Couple Brings Their Dog To Their Pre-Wedding Photoshoot, And The Result Is Hilarious (10 Pics)

When it comes to weddings, the pre-wedding photoshoot is one of the things that couples rarely miss out on. The pre-wedding photoshoot that is usually done days or months before the wedding, shows the bride and groom in various scenarios deeply in love, prepared to spend their lives together happily ever after. After all, even after 20 or 30 years of marriage, people still look at them, remember the big day and that brings a smile to their faces. It …

Girl Shares Therapists Advice To Draw On Her Body Instead Of Cutting

Unlike people who commit suicide, cutters aren’t trying to kill themselves. By contrast, they often self-harm to feel alive, rather than numb because the act releases endorphins. Self-harm is very dangerous and you can easily end up in the hospital, which is why someone took to the internet to share their coping strategy – art. Someone who used to self-harm took to the internet to share how she overcame the habit with art Someone else saw the post and added …

European Union Probes Amazon As Scrutiny Over Tech Giants Grows

The European Union said Wednesday it is investigating whether Amazon uses data from independent retailers to gain an unfair advantage, a decision that could lead to changes in how the internet’s biggest marketplace works. The EU’s antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager, said she’s taking a “very close look at Amazon’s business practices and its dual role as marketplace and retailer.” In doing so, Amazon collects data about activity on its platform that, the EU says, it might be able to use …

Alejandro Bedoya on US gun violence: ‘People get stuck in their American ways of thinking’

The Philadelphia Union captain went viral on Sunday when he grabbed a field microphone after scoring and urged Congress to act to prevent gun violence Alejandro Bedoya was at home in the French city of Nantes in the fall of 2015, tuned to Germanys friendly at the Stade de France against Les Bleus. Like much of the viewing public, he knew something was amiss in the first half, when the broadcast picked up loud noises emanating from outside the stadium. …

Digital Sugar Babies Are Getting Paid Without Ever Meeting Up Betches

Eight years later, the internet and a growing number of applications have created a limitless number of ways for students to make money online, without having to ever leave their beds. So long to the days of having to physically go to work, because who wants to do that? Let’s be real, nobody, but especially not college kids. In case you’ve been living under a rock, sugar babies, according to the SeekingArrangement website, “enjoy a life of luxury by being …

Huawei is laying off more than 600 people in the United States

New York (CNN Business)Huawei is laying off more than 600 workers in the United States as the Chinese technology giant continues to struggle with new restrictions from the Trump administration. “Given the United States’ vulnerability in cyberspace, I think the government is bending over backwards to make America safe, but they’re going too far,” Andy Purdy, Huawei’s chief security officer and former head of the US Department of Homeland Security’s national cybersecurity division, told CNN last week. “If we are …

Our son’s been captive for seven years. Here’s our birthday wish for him

(CNN)Thirty-eight years ago today, after nine months of waiting, we finally had the great delight of meeting our firstborn, Austin Bennett Tice. But we can’t do that. Austin is detained in Syria. We are not allowed any contact with him. Sign up for our new newsletter. Join us on Twitter and Facebook If you are in the Washington, D.C., metro area, please sign up to volunteer on September 23, when we plan to canvass Capitol Hill to raise awareness for …