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  1. Life In The Universe: NASA Has Made A Huge Discovery About Planets Outside Our Solar System

    02.20 / 22:12 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Has NASA found evidence of life in space? Some of the world's leading voices on life beyond Earth will gather for a NASA press conference Wednesday where an important announcement on planets outside our solar system was expected to be made, NASA announced Monday. Exoplanets are widely believed to be the best hope of finding life elsewhere in the u…
  2. Snapchat Spectacles Price And Where To Buy: Coral, Black And Teal Video-Recording Smartglasses Now For Sale Online

    02.20 / 21:07 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Last year, Snap Inc. introduced its first hardware product, called Spectacles. Not too long after the smartglasses were unveiled, the company sold them through pop-up vending machines in certain places. The limited and exclusive release proved to be successful such that Snap is now selling its video-recording Spectacles to more…
  3. Islamic State In Egypt: God Wants All Christians Dead, New ISIS Video Claims

    02.20 / 19:59 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    God wants all Christians dead, an Islamic State group in Egypt declared in a video released over the weekend featuring a suicide bomber who killed nearly 30 people in a Coptic cathedral late last year, Reuters reported Sunday. The suicide bomber identified as Abu Abdallah al-Masri claims in the 20-minute video that  jihadists in Egypt will be freed soon when the ISIS group “liberates” Cairo…
  4. CPAC Slams Milo Yiannopoulos For Pedophilia: Keynote Address Invite Rescinded By Conservative Political Action Conferenc

    02.20 / 18:54 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has rescinded its invitation to an "alt-right" journalist to deliver the keynote address as the annual gathering in suburban Washington, D.C., next …
  5. What Is Obama Doing Now? Chicago Presidential Library Needs $1.6 Billion

    02.20 / 18:54 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    The Barack Obama Presidential Center in Chicago needs $1.5 billion to cover construction and maintenance, much more than the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas raised in what was then considered the most expensive tribute to a former commander-in-chief. The Chicago memorial will honor the lives of the nation's first black president and his wife, Michelle Oba…
  6. Apple Secures iPhone 8 Facial Recognition Feature By Acquiring Israeli Firm RealFace

    02.20 / 18:54 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    While Samsung debuted the now defunct Galaxy Note 7 with an iris scanner, Apple is skipping the eye-scanning technology for a more advanced biometrics security feature with its next-generation iPhone. Late last week, we reported about a 3D laser scanner that’s predicted to be one of the standout features of the 10th anniversary iPhone. This week, there’s now another reason to believe that the iPhone 8 could indeed come with the rumored 3D sca…
  7. Ecuador Election Results 2017 Update: Lenín Moreno Must Wait To Discover If He’ll Face Second Round Runoff Vote

    02.20 / 18:54 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Front-runner candidate Lenín Moreno could be forced to a wait three days to discover whether he will have to face a second round runoff in his efforts to succeed Rafael Correa as Ecuador’s president. As the results of Sunday’s vote continued to trickle in Monday, Moreno was edging agonizingly close to the 40 percent threshold he would need to win outright in the first round, provided he maintained at least a 10-point advantage over his nearest rival…
  8. Apple March Event Likely To Introduce New iPad Mini, iPad Pro 2 Models, Red iPhone 7, 7 Plus And 128GB iPhone SE

    02.20 / 18:54 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Apple is planning to hold a media event this March. Little is known about this event as of late but if a new report is to be believed, this could put the spotlight on the new iPads, a new iPhone color variant and a high-capacity iPhone …
  9. A Female Trump In France? Far-Right Candidate Marine Le Pen Advances In French Presidential Polls

    02.20 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    France’s far-right populist presidential candidate was seven points ahead of her closest rivals in the first round of the French presidential election, according to a new poll released Monday. If elected, Marine Le Pen could be a potential ally to President Donald Trump, British Prime Minister Theresa May and Russian President Vladimir Putin. The election was set for April 23…
  10. Donald Trump Quotes For Presidents Day 2017: 10 Comments From POTUS About Former Presidents

    02.20 / 16:38 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Donald Trump will spend his first Presidents Day in the White House Monday. However, it was unlikely to be a solely celebratory occasion for the current incumbent. Protests were scheduled across the country in a series of rallies under the name “Not My Presidents Day.” Monday was also the first time that Presidents’ Day included honoring a president who before being sworn in had no political or military experience. Trump’s outsider status has been a continual theme among his most notable qu…
  11. Sweden Immigration And Terrorism Statistics: After Trump Comment, Swedish Policy On Immigrants And Refugees

    02.20 / 15:34 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    President Donald Trump's recent comments about immigration in Sweden made many question the inspiration behind his statement, but the country was tops in Europe for having the highest percentage of foreign born individuals living there last…
  12. Who Is US Spying On? Russian Ambassador, Flynn Wiretapped, Moscow's Top Diplomat Claims

    02.20 / 15:34 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Russia’s top diplomat questioned the United States' global intelligence apparatus and its motives as he discussed the controversy surrounding resigned national security adviser Michael Flynn and his talks with a Russian ambassador, the state-run Tass Agency re…
  13. Uber Sexual Assault: Statistics On The Ride-Share Company’s Safety For Drivers And Passengers

    02.20 / 15:34 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    A former Uber Technologies engineer’s blog post on sexual harassment within the ride-sharing company went viral Sunday, describing the engineering organization within the company as having “dwindling numbers of women” as a result of a culture of sexism and derogatory behavior toward women. But much of Uber’s sexual harassment and assault issues have, at least publicly, been tied to its driving service, rather than to its corporate culture…
  14. New Trump Travel Ban Preview: In Iraq, Mattis Touts Revised Immigration Executive Order

    02.20 / 15:34 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Iraqis who aided the American military on the battlefield will be exempt in President Donald Trump’s revised immigration executive order, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday. Trump has vowed to issue a new executive order this week after his initial order banning travel from seven majority Muslim countries, including Iraq, was blocked by the c…
  15. What Will War Look Like In The Future? Terrorists Could Kill Millions With Biological Weapons, Bill Gates Warns

    02.20 / 14:32 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Wars of the future could see terrorists kill tens of millions of people through bioterrorism in the next 15 years, Bill Gates warned global leaders this week gathered at a security conference. Gates, the worlds richest man and the co-founder of Microsoft, said world leaders were ignoring "the link between health security and international security at our p…
  16. ‘Final Fantasy XV’ Patch 1.05 Ends Moogle Carnival, Comes With PS4 Pro Resolution Options Of 30FPS, 60FPS

    02.20 / 14:32 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    “Final Fantasy XV” patch 1.05, which was slated for release on Feb. 21, arrived two days earlier than expected. Despite the early release, players can still look forward to what Square Enix has planned for Tuesday. Just this past Saturday, the new patch for the open-world action role-playing video game arrived, and it came with new resolution options for the PlayStation 4 Pro console. These options are Lite and High; the former is used to run games at 60FPS (with framedrops), while the latt…
  17. Police Shootings And Killings Soar In 2017: Statistics In New Year On Pace To Break Records

    02.20 / 14:32 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    More people have been killed by police in 2017 than at this same point in each of the last three years, according to statistics maintained in a national database tracking the deaths. Most of the killings involved police using their service weapons and shooting, including Tasers, but others were attributed to officers physically restraining suspects and using their official vehicles to …
  18. BTS ‘Not Today’ Music Video Release: Watch K-Pop Band’s Second MV From Repackaged Album ‘You Never Walk Alone’

    02.20 / 13:30 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    South Korean band BTS, or Bangtan Boys, released Monday the music video for another song from their latest album “You Never Walk Alone.” The video for the song, “Not Today,” has already garnered almost 10 million views, less than a day after its release. The K-pop boy band released their latest album earlier this month, along with the music video for their song, “Spring Day.” “Not Today” is the second music video to be released from the new repackaged album. It is meant to be an anthem for …
  19. Kurt Cobain Quotes: Remembering 15 Things Nirvana Frontman Said About Music, Drugs And More On His 50th Birthday

    02.20 / 13:30 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain died at the age of 27 when he shot himself in the head. The singer struggled with heroin addiction and d…
  20. Justin Bieber Pays Strangers To Hang Out With Him?

    02.20 / 13:30 ibtimes.com IBTimes - Science
    Even though he is constantly hounded by fans and attends all of the hottest parties in Hollywood, it seems like “What Do You Mean” singer Justin Bieber is one very lonely guy. This was the observation made by two guys who frequent the West Hollywood dive bar and restaurant called Barney’s Beanery. The two were enjoying a game of pool when Bieber approached them and asked to join their game in exchange for paying their bill for the entire eveni…