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U.S. senators: Facebook should not be trusted with ‘crazy' cryptocurrency plan

U.S. senators: Facebook should not be trusted with ‘crazy' cryptocurrency plan

6 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Democratic and Republican lawmakers said Facebook's track record of as untrustworthiness should stand in the way of it launching a digital currency.
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Austin Voth gets the job done for the Nationals in a series-opening win in Baltimore

28 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

Voth allows one run in six solid innings, and Washington takes care of business in an 8-1 win over the lowly Orioles.
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Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

50 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Google finally said that it is killing the censored search engine it had been building for China, known internally as Project Dragonfly. "Yes, we have terminated that," Karan...
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Lime Exec: Scooters, Bikes, and Ride-Sharing Will Boost Real Estate Values

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Could scooters boost your home value? David Richter, chief business officer of Lime, the e-scooter startup, believes so. The former Uber executive raised the possibility at...
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Troy hears from 1 Monument Square developers

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

TROY - The fifth attempt to redevelop 1 Monument Square turned the development process upside down Tuesday night with developers meeting with about 125 residents and business...
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‘Treehouse' complex planned for downtown Las Vegas in limbo

2 hours ago   |   Review Journal

A complex that promised Australian cuisine, bars and nightlife in the Arts District is in doubt after construction stalled and the landlord took the operators to court.
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From ‘Worst Nightmare' to Backer: How These VCs Were Won Over by Airbnb

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

Opening up your personal home to complete strangers sounded like a home run-in the annals of horrible startup ideas. At least, that was Sequoia Capital Partner Alfred Lin and...
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Snack sales grow with legal marijuana: study

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Legal marijuana sales could be driving up sales of candy and snacks, a new study finds - and eateries near the recreational pot shops say that might explain their increased...
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Flynn's ex-lawyer takes witness stand for the prosecution

Flynn's ex-lawyer takes witness stand for the prosecution

2 hours ago   |   Politico

Gen. Michael Flynn's former lawyer testified Tuesday that Flynn's business partner was upset by the decision to submit a foreign-agent filing for their Turkey-related work and...
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There's a deepening divide among Google workers: Those who get free meals and those who don't

There's a deepening divide among Google workers: Those who get free meals and those who don't

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Google's free meal program has been taken away from some of its vendor workforce who recently moved from the tech giant's Silicon Valley campus to nearby offices buildings set...
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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 ...

The best Prime Day 2019 gaming deals: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, gaming...

The best Prime Day 2019 gaming deals: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, gaming headsets and more

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is full of awesome deals on gaming devices, from consoles to laptops and accessories. The deals won't last much longer, so it's worth acting quick if... Read more ...

After just eight months, the head of Planned Parenthood is out

After just eight months, the head of Planned Parenthood is out

Planned Parenthood has removed Leana Wen as president of the organization, after only eight months on the job. Her removal comes amid polarizing abortion debates playing out... Read more ...

These Audio-Technica headphones are $99 during Prime Day and have over 4,200...

These Audio-Technica headphones are $99 during Prime Day and have over 4,200 5-star Amazon reviews

During Amazon Prime Day this year , Prime members can get $70 off the Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Headphones - they're now just $99. Both pro audiophiles, top audio engineers... Read more ...

Lyft's Citi Bikes are expanding to the Bronx and other New York City areas...

Lyft's Citi Bikes are expanding to the Bronx and other New York City areas after being criticized for only serving rich neighborhoods

Citi Bike 's third wave of expansion was announced Tuesday, with new stations planned for the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. The Lyft -owned bike-share system says it... Read more ...

The 31 best Tuesday deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019 - here's what Prime...

The 31 best Tuesday deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019 - here's what Prime members should buy on Day 2

Amazon Prime Day is Amazon's big sitewide sales event, live now through 11:59 p.m. PT on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Make sure you're an Amazon Prime member so you can shop the... Read more ...

37 actors who are facing off against their own costars at the 2019 Emmys

37 actors who are facing off against their own costars at the 2019 Emmys

The 2019 Emmy nominations were revealed on Tuesday . There are multiple costars on acclaimed TV shows who are nominated in the same acting categories. Seven "Game of Thrones... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway asked a reporter 'what's your ethnicity' in response to a...

Kellyanne Conway asked a reporter 'what's your ethnicity' in response to a question on Trump's racist tweets

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday asked a reporter what his "ethnicity" is when questioned about President Donald Trump's recent racist tweets. The reporter... Read more ...

An 82-year-old Democrat asked to be part of 'The Squad' that Trump is...

An 82-year-old Democrat asked to be part of 'The Squad' that Trump is railing against - and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez welcomed him

An 82 year-old Democratic lawmaker jokingly asked to be part of a group of young progressive lawmakers known as The Squad - and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier charged with sex trafficking...

Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier charged with sex trafficking, reportedly bragged he was the one who introduced Donald and Melania Trump

While President Donald Trump has dismissed his friendship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, The New York Times reported that Epstein has claimed he introduced Trump... Read more ...