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Inside Democrats' struggle with the Kavanaugh accusation

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

Sitting on a powder keg: Inside Democrats' fight over politics, privacy and the explosive accusation against Kavanaugh
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Facebook to Release a Speaker and Video Chat Device, Report Says

15 hours ago   |   Fortune

Facebook is expected to release its video chat device, Portal, later this week, Cheddar reports. Much like Amazon Echo Show, the home speaker will include Amazon's Alexa voice...
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The best way to avoid killer robots and other dystopian uses for AI is to focus on all the good it can do for us, says tech guru Phil Libin

The best way to avoid killer robots and other dystopian uses for AI is to focus on all the good it can do for us, says tech guru Phil Libin

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Artificial intelligence is developing rapidly and starting to be adopted widely. The technology has the potential to transform society. But it could lead to lots of negative...
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News analysis: Just Don't Call It Privacy

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Amazon, Google and Twitter executives are heading to Congress. Should legislators give consumers control over the data companies have on them?
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Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - Shame. Guilt. Embarrassment. Denial. Disgust. And fear - of losing a job, friends, colleagues, privacy, safety, even one's life. There are myriad reasons why...
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Congress calls on Google to address YouTube, children's privacy

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Two members of Congress are calling on Google to address concerns that YouTube might violate children's privacy. Rep. David Cicilline, a Rhode Island...
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Workplace Wellness Plans Offer Big Incentives, But May Cost Your Privacy

Workplace Wellness Plans Offer Big Incentives, But May Cost Your Privacy

2 days ago   |   NPR

Uncertainty over federal standards for these cost-saving programs could trigger different perks for employees, and change what they must do to qualify. (Image credit: Molly...
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FROM THE ARCHIVES: Rape victim sacrifices privacy to find NorCal Rapist

2 days ago   |   ABC

A Sacramento rape victim sacrificed her privacy in hopes it will help catch a sexual predator. Here's her story:
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White student accused of noose around black student's neck

2 days ago   |   National Post

A white high-school student has been accused of putting a noose around a black student's neck in northeast Louisiana. A teacher at West Ouachita High School saw the incident...
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Twitter finds software privacy bug affecting direct messages

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald

Twitter says it found a software bug that may have sent some private messages to the wrong people. But the company says the problem specifically involved direct messages or...
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6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

Authorities in North Carolina are searching for a 6-year-old boy with autism, who is described as nonverbal and has been missing since Saturday. Read more ...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose claims FedEx Cup

Tiger Woods earned his 80th career win, but it was his first one in more than five years. Read more ...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink his current job

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had his nomination rocked by additional and graphic accusations of sexual misconduct over the weekend. A New... Read more ...

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

Tiger Woods soared to victory Sunday in Georgia, winning the Tour Championship. Read more ...

‘I just can't believe I pulled this off': Tiger Woods completes remarkable...

‘I just can't believe I pulled this off': Tiger Woods completes remarkable comeback, wins first title in five years

Tiger Woods is back. The 42-year-old golf great won a PGA tournament for the first time in more than five years, marking a long-awaited turnaround after scandals and an... Read more ...

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to 20-16 comeback win over Colts

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to 20-16 comeback win over Colts

PHILADELPHIA - Carson Wentz eluded defenders, scrambled, threw his body around and played the same way he has throughout his career. Read more ...

These 10 Powerful Women Leaders Are Ones to Watch

These 10 Powerful Women Leaders Are Ones to Watch

Fortune is closely tracking the careers of these 10 star executives, all of whom could someday land a spot on our Most Powerful Women list. See who did make the 2018 U.S... Read more ...

Bill Cosby faces up to 30 years in sentencing for drugging, sex assault...

Bill Cosby faces up to 30 years in sentencing for drugging, sex assault conviction on Monday

American actor Bill Cosby will find out before Tuesday evening how long he wil spend in jail for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand in 2004. In his sentencing... Read more ...

As waters rise, thousands could be forced to evacuate a week after Florence

As waters rise, thousands could be forced to evacuate a week after Florence

More than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, thousands of coastal residents were told Sunday that they may need to leave their homes because of still-rising rivers. Read more ...

NBA teams ready to hold their annual pre-camp media days

NBA teams ready to hold their annual pre-camp media days

The NBA offseason is over. Read more ...