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While most of yesterday’s Peloton treadmill news was focused on the higher-end Tread+ and safety risks to kids, there was actually a secondary story at work – the recall of the cheaper Tread units (without the + after their mode name). Those models were recalled because their display consoles were falling off. That model is …

With a box of Krispy Kreme donuts in hand, First Lady of Virginia Pamela Northam stopped by the Susie G. Gibson Science and Technology Center in Bedford on Wednesday for a groundbreaking ceremony and to show support for National Teacher Appreciation Week.  More than 50 years ago, the Bedford County School Board voted to change …

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I are going to be first-time parents in a few months, and this will be the first grandchild on both sides of the family (and the first baby in almost 18 years). Jeanne Phillips  We are excited to share this experience with them. However, I have some concerns about after …

Nicole Kidman is a woman of many wigs. This week, the actress donned a new hairstyle as she stepped into the role of Lucille Ball on the set of Aaron Sorkin’s new movie, Being the Ricardos. Nicole sported a shoulder-length wig with loose curls, as well as a rosy-colored lipstick. As for her outfit, the star had on …

NEW YORK — One photo is supposed to be worth a thousand words.  What happens when it comes to life? The next big thing available to the public is from a company called My Heritage —  what it creates is known as “deep nostalgia.” Simply upload a picture and it’s transformed.   Social media posts, Facebook, and …

One of the big companies in the family history industry has developed new technology that transforms still pictures into moving images. Now people are using MyHeritage’s “Deep Nostalgia” photo animator feature to bring all kinds of historic photos to life. MyHeritage introduced Deep Nostalgia last week at RootsTech Connect, the largest family history conference in …

An AI-powered service called Deep Nostalgia that animates still photos has become the main character on Twitter this fine Sunday, as people try to create the creepiest fake “video” possible, apparently. The Deep Nostalgia service, offered by online genealogy company MyHeritage, uses AI licensed from D-ID to create the effect that a still photo is …

OTTAWA — An Ottawa teen is facing a $561 fine for breaking curfew in Quebec after trying to get home from an ice fishing trip. Jason Laverty lives in Aylmer, Que. This past weekend, he and his son Lukas spent the day ice fishing. His son lives in Ottawa. On his drive home, Lukas was …

ST. LOUIS – In addition to digital whiteboards, in-room entertainment, and the ability to order food service all from the comfort of your bed, SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital has added another feature to its patient portal: photo sharing.  Jennifer Garnica, administrative director of Nursing Operations at SLU Hospital, says she and her staff …

The Arecibo Observatory’s radio telescope collapsed Tuesday morning, when its 900-ton suspended platform crashed into the enormous dish below. Arecibo was one of Earth’s best radio astronomy tools for 57 years. Its death is a blow to asteroid-tracking efforts and the hunt for alien life. Photos of the iconic telescope show what it looked like …