Who is Alex Azar? Former Drugmaker CEO and HHS Official Nominated To Head Agency

Alex Azar Azar, whose grandfather immigrated from Lebanon 100 years ago, is the epitome of the American dream, his father said Monday. “It’s pretty amazing – only in America,” Dr. Alex Azar, who has practiced ophthalmology for more than 30 years in the Maryland community where Azar grew up, told The Daily Times in Salisbury. While he comes from a medical family, Azar has said he ended up in health care “largely by accident.”…more: usatoday.com

Short Film: Watch ‘Slaughterbots,’ A Warning About the Future of Killer Bots

On Friday, the Future of Life Institute—an AI watchdog organization that has made a name for itself through its campaign to stop killer robots—released a nightmarish short film imagining a future where smart drones kill. The short is called ‘Slaughterbots,’ and it channels the near-future dystopias depicted in Black Mirror in an attempt to raise awareness about the dangers of autonomous weapons…more: motherboard.vice


Incredible Near Miss of Child as Truck Driver Slams on Brakes

Umm Salamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Good works protect from evil fates. Charity in secret extinguishes the wrath of the Lord, maintaining family ties increases life span, and every good deed is charity. The people of good in the world are the people of good in the Hereafter, and the people of evil in the world are the people of evil in the Hereafter. And the first to enter Paradise are the people of good.”Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ 6252 Grade: Sahih (authentic)