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MBS is stamping out the final threat to his rule, bringing an end to his 3-year coup marked by power grabs, forced disappearances, and assassinations

MBS is stamping out the final threat to his rule, bringing an end to his 3-year coup marked by power grabs, forced disappearances, and assassinations

2 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Since becoming Saudi Crown Prince in June 2017, Mohammed bin Salman has moved to eliminate threats to his reputation and rule from activists, journalists, and royals alike. Now...
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UC Berkeley's Niloufar Salehi on restorative justice in social media

UC Berkeley's Niloufar Salehi on restorative justice in social media

4 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

UC Berkeley assistant professor Niloufar Salehi is exploring how to apply restorative justice to social media platforms as part of an NSF grant.
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How IBM is building the secure cloud platform for financial services

How IBM is building the secure cloud platform for financial services

22 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

By Hillery Hunter, vice president and chief technology officer, IBM Cloud IBM recently announced that BNP Paribas has committed to join the IBM Cloud for Financial Services as...
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Taiwan's Leader Urges More Nations to Press China Over Hong Kong

26 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen called on the international community to speak out against Beijing's crackdown on Hong Kong while boasting that she leads a “bastion of...
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Quebec creates reserve of 30,000 laptops and tablets as students return to school

28 minutes ago   |   National Post

Quebec is investing $18.9 million to create a reserve of computer equipment for students as they return to school during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Locomation completes public road trial of semi-autonomous truck convoy tech

Locomation completes public road trial of semi-autonomous truck convoy tech

38 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Locomation, an autonomous truck startup headquartered in Portland, successfully completed its first on-road program transporting commercial freight.
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‘It's The Hunger Games for Laboratories.' Why Some People Are Waiting Weeks for Their COVID-19 Test Results

56 minutes ago   |   Time

A graduate student in Florida waited 11 days. Positive. A 14-year-old in California waited 24 days. Negative. A writer in New York has waited for four days-and is still...
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Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020

Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020 quarter over quarter. And the pandemic has accelerated the shift to digital wealth management services. Insider...
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White Sox vs. Tigers odds, line: 2020 MLB picks, predictions for Aug. 12 from proven computer model

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's White Sox vs. Tigers game 10,000 times.
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NASA suspects asteroid Psyche is core of planet that never fully formed, models ‘metal world' ahead of 2022 mission

NASA suspects asteroid Psyche is core of planet that never fully formed, models ‘metal world' ahead of 2022 mission

1 hour ago   |   RT

Scientists using a supercomputer have created 2D and 3D computer models of the pockmarked asteroid Psyche, revealing that it may be the metal core of a failed planet. Ahead of...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...