Good afternoon! For fans of dystopian stories, Hulu has some exciting news. The first full-length trailer for its adaptation of "The Handmaid's Tale" was released today. Margaret Atwood's classic novel, which has seen a phenomenal rebound in 2017, imagines a dark, near future in which the United States government has fallen in a violent coup. The series debuts on the streaming platform on April 26. | The Thread | Forecast
U.S. probe of ex-Trump aide extends to Cyprus The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, crossed the Atlantic earlier this year to the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires.
Hungry? Call your neighborhood delivery robot Self-driving delivery robots have popped up on the sidewalks of Washington, D.C. - and other locations have expressed interest. The bots learn about traffic patterns with every trip they take.