A Florida woman has been charged with aggravated battery after she shot her house guests in the legs because they were "too loud".
Alana Annette Savell was hosting a couple at her home in Panama City when they reportedly became too noisy and she ordered them to leave.
She then shot the man and the woman in the legs. read more
A Chinese firm has unveiled the country's first voice-activated smart home speaker - its answer to Amazon's Echo and Google's Home.
The DingDong, by technology company Beijing LingLong, uses voice interaction to do tasks such as playing music and switching on home appliances.
The device is said to understand Mandarin, Cantonese and basic English. read more
Video of an incident in Queens, New York City, shows a man lashing out at an Uber driver, calling him an "Arab," a "terrorist" and a "loser." "Trump is president. So you can kiss your visa goodbye," the man yells. "They'll deport you soon. Don't worry, you terrorist." The video was released by Chris Cody, a St. Johns University adjunct professor, who was picked up by the driver right after the incident and narrated the story to Cody, who also speaks Arabic. read more
BOSTON: A 22-year-old Sikh, studying at the prestigious Harvard Law School, was allegedly abused and harassed at a store near the campus by a man who mistook him for a Muslim. Over 200 incidents of hateful harassment and intimidation across the US have been reported since Donald Trump won the presidential election. read more
According to the study titled "Me, Myself and My Killfie: Characterizing and Preventing Selfie Deaths", the number one country where people have killed themselves while taking a stupid selfie, is India.
Guess who is second.
Now guess who is third! read more