With recent stories about the pending debut of completely automated burger-making machines, robot butlers working in some California hotels, and drone technology, we wondered - when will they 'take over?'
Hollywood thought it would be funny to use an age-old tasteless gag as part of the second sequel to The Hangover movie. But now it's actually happened in real life. (Photo is from scene in The Hangover III- movie still via YouTube).
A Malaysia Airlines jet carrying nearly 300 people crashed near the border between Russia and Ukraine, according to Reuters and Interfax. The airline company has confirmed that it has lost contact with the plane, a Boeing 777.