Appointments and Executive Changes

Senator Sherrod Brown came out guns blazing against Facebook, comparing the social network to a dangerous 'toddler' that keeps committing arson

Senator Sherrod Brown came out guns blazing against Facebook, comparing the social network to a dangerous 'toddler' that keeps committing arson

7 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Senator Sherrod Brown did not mince words in his opening remarks during a House committee hearing addressing concerns over Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency. Brown reflected on...
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Pivotal, part of the Dell empire, is making a big bet on the Google-created Kubernetes cloud software as it rights the course after a 'train wreck quarter'

Pivotal, part of the Dell empire, is making a big bet on the Google-created Kubernetes cloud software as it rights the course after a 'train wreck quarter'

7 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

On Tuesday, Pivotal announced an alpha version of Pivotal Application Service for Kubernetes , which allows developers to ship, secure, and run code on the popular open source...
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Man seeks venue change over court's Confederate statue

7 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

A Louisiana man is asking the state's Supreme Court to move his trial away from a courthouse with a Confederate statue at it.
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Arsenal director Kroenke responds to supporter group letter

17 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

The Arsenal executive said he's "hurt" when his passion is called into question.
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Trump Administration Will Enforce New Abortion Restrictions-Here's Everything You Need to Know

26 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

"The hypocrisy is stunning," Kelly Robinson, the executive director of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, said in a statement.
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British Open 2019: Justin Rose questions scheduling changes for 2019 majors

British Open 2019: Justin Rose questions scheduling changes for 2019 majors

1 hour ago   |   Sporting News

The decision to play all four major tournaments in consecutive months is one Justin Rose disagrees with.
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‘I'm sorry their child is using the product': Juul CEO apologizes to parents

‘I'm sorry their child is using the product': Juul CEO apologizes to parents

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Speaking to CNBC on a factory tour for a new documentary about vaping, Juul chief executive Kevin Burns was asked what he would say to a parent of a teenager who had been using...
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Bernie Sanders says he would ‘absolutely' try to break up Facebook, Google, Amazon

Bernie Sanders says he would ‘absolutely' try to break up Facebook, Google, Amazon

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Sen. Bernie Sanders today said that if elected president he would “absolutely” look to break up online giants Facebook, Google and Amazon, offering his strongest pledge to date...
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Robot control system for grasping and releasing objects under both dry and wet conditions

1 hour ago   |   Science Daily

A control system for deformable robot-fingertips was developed for grasping and releasing objects. Previously developed robot fingertips with high friction texture can stably...
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Developers, construction industry lobby to legalize drones in NYC

1 hour ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Did New York City ban drones in... 1948? Yes, according to the current interpretation of a 71-year-old law that restricts the take off and landing of “aircraft” to Port...
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'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

The scene - and some other aspects of the series - drew criticism from mental health experts who have said it might pose a risk for young people struggling with mental health... Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

DOJ Won't Charge New York City Police Officer In Eric Garner's Death

DOJ Won't Charge New York City Police Officer In Eric Garner's Death

Daniel Pantaleo will not face federal civil rights charges in a death that prompted a national outcry. Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...

Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism...

Trump said 'I don't have a Racist bone in my body' as he slammed criticism of his racist tweets

President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued to reject criticism of a series of racist tweets he sent out on Sunday. On Twitter, the president said: "Those Tweets were NOT... Read more ...

Relive the Apollo 11 launch 50 years later

Relive the Apollo 11 launch 50 years later

The Apollo 11 mission - in which humans first walked on the moon - turns 50. Watch the televised moment that an estimated 650 million Earthlings witnessed on July 16, 1969... Read more ...

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

A worker was killed and another was injured in a gas explosion that destroyed a home, a company said. Read more ...

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary...

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Buzz Aldrin's outfit stole the show

Eight astronauts from various Apollo missions gathered together in March to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing , which took place July 20... Read more ...

Your daily 6: One man with 1,000 guns, targeted congresswomen fight back and...

Your daily 6: One man with 1,000 guns, targeted congresswomen fight back and beware of 'meth gators'

Also in the news this Tuesday: Judge wants $14 million for neo-Nazi trolling victim and man accused of killing teen girlfriend and posting photos of her body. Read more ...