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VIDEO: Scientists Warn Florida Governor Of Threat From Climate Change

Five climate scientists warned Florida Governor Rick Scott in a meeting on Tuesday that a steadily rising ocean was a major threat to the state’s future, urging it to become a leader in developing solar energy and other clean power sources. The university professors said they appreciated his time, while expressing doubt about their mission. David Hastings, a professor of marine science and…

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VIDEO: Ferguson Arrests Include At Least 10 Journalists

A photographer for the Getty agency and two German reporters were among the latest journalists arrested while covering protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. At least 10 journalists have been arrested or detained since Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old, was killed Aug. 9 by officer Darren Wilson. Reporters for CNN, Al Jazeera America and other outlets say…

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VIDEO: Hear What Daniel Radcliffe Thinks of the Newest Harry Potter Character

Finally, all of our days spent chanting “Accio more Harry Potter-related stories” has come true in the form of a singing sorceress named Celestina Warbeck. J.K. Rowling just introduced the newest character to the wizarding world, and we got the scoop on what you need to know about Celestina. Daniel Radcliffe even had an opinion on the matter! So let us know in the comments what you think of the…

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VIDEO: After Ousting Militants, a Sense of Victory at Mosul Dam

After days of fighting, Iraqi Army and Kurdish Peshmerga forces – with the help of U.S. airstrikes – retook the Mosul Dam on Monday from Islamic State militants, who had controlled the structure for two weeks. WSJ’s Nour Malas reports from the scene.

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VIDEO: Trading Probes On Brazil’s Batista Due In 2015: Regulator

The results of more than a dozen investigations into market manipulation by Brazilian entrepreneur Eike Batista and current or former executives of his EBX Group, will likely be made public next year, a top regulator said. Pereira could not go into detail as the cases were ongoing. The CVM wants to determine whether Batista withheld information that was unfavorable to some of his businesses,…

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VIDEO: Calvin Harris Crowned Highest-Paid DJ For Second Year In A Row, Celebrates By Taking Ice Bucket Challenge

Calvin Harris is once again the king of the party! According to Forbes’ annual list of highest-paid DJs, the 30-year-old hitmaker managed to jam his way to the top for the second year in a row. Thanks to a two-year deal at Las Vegas’ megaclub Hakkasan and addition songwriting and producing gigs with talented artists like Rihanna and Kesha, Harris earned a respectable $66 million in the past 12…

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VIDEO: Why Ferguson Police Are Arresting Journalists

As the number of journalists arrested or harassed in Ferguson rises, there’s debate in the media over whether police are targeting reporters.

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VIDEO: Photos of the Day – Daredevil’s Jump in Greece

In today’s pictures, Palestinians flee their destroyed neighborhood in the Gaza Strip, National Guard troops are deployed in Ferguson, children walk along a beach in Liberia, and much more. Photo: AFP/Getty

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VIDEO: Rick Perry Turns Himself In For Corruption Charges

Rick Perry defiantly told supporters we will prevail before turning himself in to authorities on Tuesday. Perry was charged last Friday after a grand jury indicted him on charges of abuse of power and coercion of a public servant by threatening to veto funding for a public integrity unit after the woman heading the group was arrested for drunk driving. The three-term governor and his legal team…

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VIDEO: Microsoft Tailors OneNote For Android Tablets, Updates OneNote For Windows

Fresh out this morning is a tablet optimized version of OneNote for Android, and several new features to OneNote for Windows. OneNote for Android tablets contains what Microsoft calls “handwriting support,” more formatting options, and interface tweaks to better suit larger tablet screens. In keeping with Microsoft’s cross-platform strategy, tablet support for a rival company’s devices isn’t…

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