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Photos: Stone Age Skulls Found on Wooden Stakes

One day, when archaeologists in Sweden were surveying a forest in advance of a construction project, they made a perplexing find — the battered skulls of people who had lived about 8,000 years ago, including two that still had pointed stakes in them.

Here are the 63 startups that launched today at Y Combinator’s S18 Demo Day 1

From “cheese 2.0” to connecting flights for satellites, Y Combinator showed off a wide array of early stage startups fresh from its YC Summer 2018 batch. A total of 63 companies took to the stage in front of a full audience at the Computer History Museum

Costco now supports Apple Pay across all of its US stores

Apple has landed a big new partner for Apple Pay in the U.S. after Costco began accepting the mobile payment service across 750 stores. The retailer plans to include support at its gas stations, but that isn’t yet complete. The rollout — first rep

Homer Bailey feels he found a rhythm after slow start out of the gate

Bailey after the 5-2 loss in Milwaukee.

Winners, losers from Monday Night Football

The Indianapolis Colts hosted the Baltimore Ravens for a Week 2 preseason edition of Monday Night Football.Joe Flacco looked fantastic, and it sure looks like he’s playing some of the best ball we’ve seen in years.Those looking for Andrew Luck to take ano

Weird Al Yankovic's new VR film will probably be weird - CNET

The singer and satirist stars in a new comedy film made just for Positron's Voyager VR chair.

Scientists have developed a 'GPS' system that can track inside the human body - CNET

«In-body GPS» developed by researchers at MIT, can track implants with an accuracy of 1.4 centimeters.

Deadpool 2 is now on Blu-ray, Digital HD: Every way to watch - CNET

Heat up some chimichangas -- Deadpool 2 is out now.

Honda Fit, Kia Sportage top US News list of best new cars for teens - Roadshow

There's also a list of the best used cars, in case your budget (or principles) can't support a new car for a teen.

Gonsalves struggles in MLB debut, Twins lose 8-5

Stephen Gonsalves was pulled in the second inning, and the Minnesota Twins lost 8-5 to the Chicago White Sox.

Mets botch popup in 13th, Giants wind up with 2-1 win

Mets botch popup in 13th, Giants wind up with 2-1 win

Colts fall short of comeback, as Luck struggles in long-awaited return home

Andrew Luck went 6 for 13 without a touchdown in his first game at Lucas Oil Stadium in more than a year.

Urban Meyer likely to be suspended by Ohio State

While no final decisions have been made on the fate of Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, early hints are he appears well-positioned to at least keep his job.Citing two sources close to the investigation, Lucas Sullivan of the Columbus Dispatch reported Monday tha

Ravens crash Luck's homecoming with 20-19 preseason win

Baltimore Ravens crash Andrew Luck's Indianapolis homecoming with 20-19 preseason win

Open thread for night owls: Excerpts from the September Harper's Index

Here are some excerpts from the September issue of Harper’s Index: • Portion of Americans who regard naturalized citizens as “real Americans”: ¾ • Who regard undocumented immigrants who have lived in the United States for most of their lives as

Davidson homers, Giolito steady as White Sox beat Twins 8-5

Matt Davidson homers as Chicago White Sox beat Minnesota Twins 8-5

Shaw's two-run shot helps Brewers top Cincinnati 5-2

The Milwaukee Brewers mashed a pair of homers to support Chase Anderson's quality start in a 5-2 win over Cincinnati.

Daniel Murphy reportedly claimed on revocable trade waivers

An unknown team has claimed Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy on revocable trade waivers, per Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The identity of the claiming team is not known, though Sherman notes that the veteran did not make it to the Yankees on th

WATCH: Willy Adames hits an RBI single, Rays challenge overturned

Tampa Bay Rays infielder Willy Adames drove in the game's first run against the Kansas City Royals with an RBI single in the 2nd inning Monday night.

Kluber, Indians top Porcello, Red Sox 5-4

Kluber, Indians top Porcello, Red Sox 5-4

Shaw, Yelich power Brewers past Reds, 5-2

Shaw, Yelich power Brewers past Reds, 5-2

Rays shutout Royals via video replay to open the homestand

Ryan Yarbrough helped extend Tampa Bay's shutout streak to 23 innings, and the Rays got their only run via video replay in a 1-0 win over Royals on Monday.

Brewers score five unanswered to beat Reds despite solo shots from Suarez, Ervin

Cincinnati's winning spurt came to a halt Monday.

Yarbrough, Rays post another shutout, 1-0 over Royals

Yarbrough, Rays post another shutout, 1-0 over Royals

20-year-old Wilson pitches Braves past Pirates 1-0 in debut

20-year-old Wilson pitches Braves past Pirates 1-0 in debut

Overturned call lifts Rays, as Royals shut out for third time in August

Rosell Herrera's throw in the second inning was originally called out, but overturned with a Rays runner scoring.

Report: NFL to update helmet-rule training video

In an effort to encourage player safety, the NFL instituted a new helmet rule for 2018. During the preseason, though, enforcement has been a disaster.Fortunately, the league is already looking to make corrections.According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, the NF

MVP Jose Altuve set to return to Astros on Tuesday

Jose Altuve is expected to return from the 10-day disabled list for the Houston Astros’ game on Tuesday.Altuve has been out of action since late July due to soreness in his right knee. The injury caused the reigning American League MVP to land on the disabl

Watch: Colts score TD on total freak play

The Indianapolis Colts just scored their first touchdown of the game against the Baltimore Ravens on the freakiest of plays.Quarterback Jacoby Brissett handed the ball off to rookie running back Jordan Wilkins, who fumbled after being tackled by defensive tac

Loans for Indian firms may get costlier as foreign banks turn selective

As local lenders struggle with mountains of NPAs grow pickier, borrowers are more reliant on international creditors

Which parts of past pop culture are kinda cringeworthy when viewed today?

There have been long debates in the past over whether a work of art can be separated from its artist if that artist is a terrible person. There have been many popular movies, songs, books, and other assorted pieces of culture which have been created by peopl

Morales hits two home runs as Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-3

Kendrys Morales hit two home runs, Marco Estrada won second straight start, Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-3

Head of largest shipping company says Trump tariffs will hurt United States the most

Soren Skou runs the world’s largest shipping company, AP Moller-Maersk. In an interview from his offices in Copenhagen, Skou explained that Donald Trump’s insistence on applying tariffs could greatly hamper global trade growth by .1 to .3 percent annually

Spider-Man has an actual, literal hype train in New York City - CNET

There are metaphorical hype trains, those are normal. Less normal: actual, literal hype trains. Spider-Man now has one.

NASA finds ice on the surface of the moon - CNET

Definitive evidence that our moon, both cold and dark, has water ice at both of its poles.

Depth chart thinning at running back for Packers

Injuries and unexpected developments have left the Green Bay Packers thin at running back with just two camp practices and two games left in the preseason

Pirates pitcher Archer appears to hurt leg while batting

Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Chris Archer has left his start with left leg discomfort

Injuries, Judd's retirement have Packers 'a little thin at running back'

Green Bay Packers running backs have had a tough time staying on the field during the preseason.

LEADING OFF: Stanton returns to Miami, Altuve off the DL

LEADING OFF: Stanton returns to Miami, Altuve off the DL, Jones gets odd reunion with Blue Jays rookie

Watch: John Brown makes circus catch for TD

New to Baltimore, Ravens wide receiver John Brown is really turning heads. Just watch “Smoke Brown” make this sick end zone catch for a seven-yard touchdown. #BALvsINDcc: @Nate13Burleson pic.twitter.com/9dSvT3Vpag— NFL (@NFL) August 21, 2018 We will giv
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