Streaming sensation and World of Warcraft pro Byron “Reckful” Bernstein died on Thursday at age 31. His death was confirmed by his girlfriend, who said he committed suicide. Mr Bernstein was a well-known and loved e-sports player and had 960,000 followers on streaming site Twitch. His brother Gary Bernstein confirmed that...
A wealthy Ukrainian politician has made public a manuscript in his private collection that he says is a fragment of the Gutenberg Bible, the world’s first substantial printed book, although researchers said it would need to be authenticated. The Gutenberg Bible was produced using the moveable type printing press invented...
A day after learning that a science-fiction show on Netflix used actual footage of the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster, the mayor of the Quebec town said she believes images of the tragedy were used in a second Netflix production, "Bird Box." Lac-Mégantic Mayor Julie Morin wants the streaming service to take...
Valtteri Bottas won an action-packed Austrian Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday as Formula One started its delayed season with plenty of drama in a race with only 11 finishers. Fourteen of 20 drivers took a knee to protest racial injustice before Sunday's season opener. It had been expected that...
According to a CBC News report, a ground-penetrating radar survey at Fort Anne, a star-shaped fort that was built on the Annapolis River in the eighteenth century, detected anomalies that could be traces of an earlier Acadian cemetery. Parks Canada site manager Ted Dolan said the Acadians were French...
A former Nazi concentration camp guard who spent decades living in New York City before he was deported to Germany last year has died. Jakiw Palij, who served as a guard at a Nazi forced labor camp during World War II before immigrating to the U.S. in 1949 and becoming...
Barbra Streisand gave a special gift to George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter, Gianna Floyd. Streisand helped Gianna become a shareholder in Disney, sending her an envelope of what appears to be a Disney stock certificate and a signed letter from the legendary singer herself. The package also included two of Streisand’s albums,...
UNITED NATIONS/SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its Nov. 29 intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil and its earnings from workers abroad. A Security Council resolution adopted...
The Los Angeles Fire Department has released harrowing audio from multiple 911 calls from those who witnessed the tragic helicopter crash which killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Bryant, 41, and 13-year-old daughter Gianna were amongst the nine passengers killed when the Sikorsky S-76B they were travelling on crashed into a...
The Giza Pyramids Complex was fumigated as part of Egypt's efforts to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. A group of six people equipped with masks, hazmat protection suits and industrial cleaning equipment sterilised the Giza Pyramids Complex. The act was part of Egypt’s disinfection efforts to prevent the...