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Gone from Rox, Ottavino leaves parting gift for duo

2 hours ago   |   MLB

On his way out the Rockies' door, righty reliever Adam Ottavino may have left Bryan Shaw and Jake McGee a road map to effectiveness. After his own struggles in 2017 , Ottavino...
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Outdoors: Leave time for a change of plans

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

We stood at a trail junction in the fading light of a January afternoon, trying to decipher the map posted in a mini-kiosk attached to a tree. Small problem: After months or...
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CEO Satya Nadella says that Microsoft is embracing Amazon's Alexa instead of fighting it - and he wants to be friends with Google, too

CEO Satya Nadella says that Microsoft is embracing Amazon's Alexa instead of fighting it - and he wants to be friends with Google, too

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says that it no longer sees its Cortana smart assistant as a competitor to Amazon's Alexa. Instead, Nadella says that he wants Cortana to be thought...
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Is It Time for a Google Fitness Watch?

5 hours ago   |   Wired

Fitness is what's driving smartwatches.
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In dueling Uber and Lyft IPOs, two Google dealmakers named David share competing interests

In dueling Uber and Lyft IPOs, two Google dealmakers named David share competing interests

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Uber and Lyft have both confidentially filed for IPOs with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and are expected to go public in 2019. While the ride-hailing competitors...
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Snapchat Map Down, Not Working: Users Can't See Friends, Experiencing Problems With App

6 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Is Snapchat not working? Some Snapchat users could see themselves but not their friends on the map.
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Matt Nagy and Vic Fangio pick up coaching honors from the PFWA

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

LAKE FOREST - Unfortunately for the Bears and their fans, they only had one year to work together. But what a season it was for the offensive and defensive combination that...
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Slack is losing its second-most important executive in the run-up to its expected IPO this year

Slack is losing its second-most important executive in the run-up to its expected IPO this year

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Slack's chief product officer April Underwood announced Thursday that she'll be leaving the $7.1 billion startup to focus on Angels, an organization she co-founded that focuses...
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Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Grandma Inception” Edition

9 hours ago   |   Slate

Listen to Mom and Dad Are Fighting on Apple Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify , Stitcher , or Google Play .
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Fossil to sell smartwatch technology worth $40 million to Google, shares rise

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Fossil Group Inc said on Thursday it would sell its intellectual property related to a smartwatch technology currently under development to Alphabet Inc's Google for $40...
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'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll rigging

President Donald Trump's former "fixer" Michael Cohen said he paid the head of a small technology company thousands in 2015 to rig online polls at "the direction of and for the... Read more ...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken 'seriously'

Police say a man built a bomb inside a sushi restaurant because “people don't take these types of threats seriously.” Read more ...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially reported

A federal report found that family separations were occurring before the spring of last year, when the administration announced its "zero tolerance" policy on the southwest border. Read more ...

Ashleigh Barty into 4th round at Australian Open

Ashleigh Barty into 4th round at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - Local favorite Ashleigh Barty became the first player through to the fourth round at the Australian Open with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Maria Sakkari at Rod... Read more ...

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tebow played his first professional season in 2017 after spending three seasons in the NFL. Read more ...

Trump Cancels Pelosi's Trip Abroad

Trump Cancels Pelosi's Trip Abroad

President Trump, it appears, is working on a new travel ban -and this one is aimed at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. On Thursday, the President sent Pelosi a letter saying that he... Read more ...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4 times legal limit

A suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on an interstate in Kentucky struck a vehicle carrying five family members from Michigan. Read more ...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

President Trump has canceled his administration's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum next week. The White House released a statement on Thursday that said... Read more ...