Denver Returns 14 Bison To Tribal Land In Reparations, Conservation Effort

Indigenous tribes received the bison from Denver Parks and Recreation as a form of reparations, the first in a 10-year ordinance to donate surplus bison.

(Image credit: Evan Semón/Denver Department of Parks and Recreation)

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:57pm

Biden set to sanction Russian officials over massive SolarWinds hack

Package of sanctions could see 10 officials expelled and comes in response to cybersecurity breach of US government

The Biden administration is planning to announce sanctions on Russian officials as soon as Thursday, in a move that will target several individuals and entities, according to several people familiar on the matter.

A package of sanctions targeting several Russian officials will be coupled with orders also expelling some of them from the United States, said one informant.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 10:10pm

‘Can babies see ghosts?’ The best of Yahoo Answers

After 16 years, one of the internet’s first – and most surreal – Q&A platforms is to be shut down

Before Reddit’s Am I the Asshole? forum for the “frustrated moral philosopher”, or days-long Twitter debates about whether you wash your legs in the shower, there was Yahoo Answers: one of the first online crowdsourcing resources, now a repository of infamously idiosyncratic wisdom.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 8:55pm

Christchurch terrorist chooses not to attend court to launch his own legal challenge

Australian gunman earlier said he wanted to start legal action over his designation as a terrorist and lack of access to news and letters

The Christchurch terrorist who said he wanted to take the government to court over a lack of access to news and letters in jail and his designation as a terrorist entity has failed to attend the first court hearing on the matter.

The hearing in Auckland, New Zealand, was indefinitely postponed and the terrorist must ask to have it rescheduled after his no show on Thursday.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 8:00pm

‘Cancel the Olympics’: fashion outcry as Canada brings back jean jackets for Tokyo

  • Denim outfits welcomed with mix of outrage and delight
  • Designers say uniforms reflect Tokyo’s street art and fashion

For sports fans, there are many reasons to be thankful that the Tokyo Olympics look like they will take place – a year late – despite concerns about coronavirus: the chance to see supreme athletes compete at the highest level, an opportunity to deliver your definitive opinion on the Montenegro water polo team and marvel at the

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 9:10pm