Channing Tatum Jokingly Worries for Humanity After Lenny Kravitz’s Thirst Trap Pic

Lenny Kravitz’s shirtless pic had quite the effect on everyone. As in Channing Tatum and the rest of the world had to suddenly figure out how to pick up their jaws from the floor. In what could easily be billed as the thirst trap of all thirst traps, Lenny took to Instagram to kick off the weekend with … Read more

Mauricio Umansky Building South L.A. Homes with Habitat For Humanity

Play video content Mauricio Umansky’s not just trying to sell homes … he’s also creating them from the ground up for folks who need them most — and he’s putting in the hard work with his own kids. We caught up with The Agency founder and CEO Thursday at a construction site in South … Read more

Iran committed crimes against humanity during protest crackdown, U.N. report says

Iran is responsible for the “physical violence” in detention that led to Mahsa Amini’s death in 2022 and committed crimes against humanity during its crackdown on the protests that followed, an independent U.N. fact-finding mission has said. The mission said in a report Friday that crimes such as murder, imprisonment, torture and rape were “committed … Read more

ICC rules that a probe into alleged crimes against humanity in Venezuela may proceed

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court ruled Friday that an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity committed by Venezuelan security forces under President Nicolás Maduro’s rule during a crackdown on anti-government protests in 2017 may proceed. Appeals panel Presiding Judge Marc Perrin de Brichambaut said that the court “rejects the … Read more

Doomsday Clock: Humanity Is As Close As Ever to Destruction

A panel of international scientists on Tuesday kept the ominous Doomsday Clock set to 90 seconds to midnight, warning that humanity is as close as ever to destruction due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, the Israel-Hamas war, and the threat of artificial intelligence. The timing of the clock, maintained by the Bulletin of the … Read more

A Franciscan friar has the pope’s ear on AI and how it can help — or hurt — humanity

ROME — Friar Paolo Benanti wears the plain brown robes of his medieval Franciscan order as he pursues one of the most pressing issues in contemporary times: how to govern artificial intelligence so that it enriches — and doesn’t exploit — people’s lives. Benanti is the Vatican’s go-to person on the technology and he has … Read more

Elon Musk’s xAI Jumps on the Bandwagon of Rich Startups ‘Benefiting Humanity’

Elon Musk’s artificial intelligence company xAI organized in Nevada as a for-profit benefit corporation, The Information reported on Tuesday. The company behind the Grok chatbot is the latest AI startup to give itself an unusual corporate structure that, on paper, prioritizes the public good alongside its profits, following in the footsteps of OpenAI and Anthropic. … Read more

‘The Creator’ Review: It’s AI That Wants to Save Humanity

robots have been depicted in movies for more than a century, but the anxieties about artificial intelligence that they used to convey are no longer theoretical. There’s a bill in US Congress right now to stop AI from gaining control of nuclear weapons, and roughly a dozen militaries around the world are investigating the possibilities … Read more