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Disgruntled high school athletic director uses AI to clone principal’s voice in racist, antisemitic deep fake

The recording surfaced after the principal raised concerns about the athletic director's work performance and alleged misuse of school funds, police...

29.04.2024 70

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An athletic director used AI to fake a high school principal's racist tirade, and police say state laws need to catch up

One of the charges “only carries a 6-month sentence,” said the Baltimore County state's attorney.

26.04.2024 30

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Fixing the Francis Scott Key Bridge that collapsed this week could cost more than $800 million—and take several years to repair

Realistically, the project could take five to seven years, John Hopkins engineering professor says.

29.03.2024 50

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Engineering professor on Baltimore’s fallen bridge: It can’t absorb ‘anywhere near the energy that this humongous ship is bringing’

The 985-foot-long vessel struck one of the 1.6-mile bridge’s supports while moving at 8 knots, or roughly 9 mph (15 kph).

27.03.2024 50

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Liberty University will pay $14m for failing to disclose information about crimes on campus and for its treatment of sexual assault survivors

The fine is by far the largest ever levied under the Clery Act, a law that requires colleges and universities that receive federal funding to collect...

06.03.2024 30

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A civil rights leader went to see 'The Color Purple' with his mother—then AMC ejected him for using his own chair

AMC has apologized for the incident with the Rev. William Barber II, who has a degenerative bone disease.

29.12.2023 10

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Glass vase bought at Goodwill for $3.99 turns out to be a rare masterpiece that just sold for $107,000

The vase was produced by the renowned glass company Venini and designed by Italian architect Carlo Scarpa, who died in 1978.

20.12.2023 20

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Inverse version of Bud Light culture war hits Navy town mulling a military-themed brewery: 'No one is running around the brewing facility with AR-15s'

Plans for the brewery are drawing opposition over alleged racist and homophobic remarks by an ex-SEAL linked to it.

11.12.2023 20

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Controversial planned trip to recover Titanic artifacts is cancelled after the expedition's leader died in a submersible accident near the shipwreck

The man was lending his expertise to a separate company, OceanGate, when he and four others died on the Titan's final dive near the Titanic in...

12.10.2023 2

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