His videos are all fakes — deepfakes, actually, which use artificial-intelligence to realistically show people doing things they didn't actually do. Shales' creations aren't meant to fool or scare people; rather, they're meant to be fun and funny, and occasionally politically satirical. Shales posts them to places like...
Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun told a press briefing Monday that the G20 usually discusses global trade and economic issues and wouldn't focus on the week-long protests in Hong Kong."We will not allow Hong Kong issues to be discussed at the G20 summit," Zhang said. "Hong...
That's because Petrov, whose legal name is Dong Desheng, lives in his birthplace of Heilongjiang province and is an ethnic Russian, one of China's 55 officially recognized minority groups. In a country where the predominant ethnic group, Han Chinese, accounts for 92% of the population -- or...
The protests took the gloss off the England win, its second biggest at the finals stage, with angry manager Phil Neville claiming they had damaged the image of women's football in front of a big global audience. 'That was not football," he said.Host France joined them in the...
"Jalal Haji Zawar, a contractor of the Department of Defense was spying for the CIA and the US Government," IRNA said, citing a statement released by the Iranian armed forces' judiciary department. "He was identified by the Defense Forces and prosecuted by the Tehran military prosecutor."According to IRNA's...
The activists, many dressed in white overalls, evaded police officers as they crossed fields and roads, before descending into the vast Garzweiler lignite mine, located south-west of Düsseldorf. The mine, which covers 48 square kilometers, is operated by German electricity giant RWE (Rheinisch-Westfälisches Elektrizitätswerk AG) and produces raw...
The match, which was scheduled to take place Saturday at the Mariahilf football club in the Austrian capital, was called off after several Austrians lifted up their shirts to reveal pro-choice messages painted on their stomachs and backs while the countries' anthems were playing before kick-off.One player wrote...
Jet2, a British low-cost airline, reported that there had been an "extremely disruptive passenger" on board its flight Saturday from London Stansted Airport to Dalaman in southwest Turkey. "We are aware of an incident regarding an extremely disruptive passenger on a flight from Stansted to Dalaman earlier this...
Johnson ducked repeated questions during a leadership hustings in Birmingham the day before. Questioned by journalist and CNN Talk host Iain Dale, he said: "I don't think they want hear about that kind of thing," prompting applause from party members. "I think what they want to hear is...
"The Prime Minister has seen the footage and found it very concerning. The police have said they are looking into reports over this matter and Mark Field has also referred himself to both the Cabinet Office and Conservative Party," the Prime Minister's spokesperson told CNN."He will be suspended...