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Irish data watchdog launches investigation into Facebook over leak affecting half a billion users

Irish data watchdog launches investigation into Facebook over leak affecting half a billion users

17 hours ago   |   RT

Facebook may have breached data protection regulations after the personal information of 533 million of its users was leaked online, Ireland's data authority has said, as it...
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Watch Now: French soldiers train alongside robot dog in combat exercise

17 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Military training became high-tech for 80 French officer cadets who took part in drills along with robots in western France's Guer.
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Turkey fines Google more than $36 million for breaching competition laws

Turkey fines Google more than $36 million for breaching competition laws

18 hours ago   |   RT

Ankara's competition watchdog has imposed a large fine on Google after it was found to be in violation of the country's laws and suppressing local competitors through its...
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Taco Bell to open first digital-only U.S. location in Times Square

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

Taco Bell is representing the “sign” of “the times,” literally and figuratively, with its newest tech-forward Cantina outpost.
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'Wine for Normal People' offers a guiding voice without the snobbery

'Wine for Normal People' offers a guiding voice without the snobbery

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

For some, picking out a glass of wine is much like driving around without GPS. You're not sure what to do and you impulsively "wing it." Often it seems that when you finally...
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Bloomberg Expanding Its Quicktake Streamer to Documentary and Celebrity Shows

Bloomberg Expanding Its Quicktake Streamer to Documentary and Celebrity Shows

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Bloomberg Quicktake is planning a primetime lineup of business-focused, celebrity-hosted shows that will bring a business focus to sports, tech and lifestyle programming.
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The mostly hidden work that helped bring down these 'White Lives Matter' protests

2 days ago   |   NBC News

For tech activists like me who volunteer to track and get white supremacists removed from tech services, the failure of these rallies is the unsurprising result of lots of work.
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You Say ‘Coup,' I Say ‘Koo'

You Say ‘Coup,' I Say ‘Koo'

2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

India is a warning about unintended consequences for those looking to regulate Big Tech in the United States.
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Microsoft will buy Nuance, an A.I. company, for $16 billion to focus on health care tech

2 days ago   |   NY Times

By acquiring a provider of artificial intelligence, the tech giant is hoping to bolster its offerings for the fast-growing field of medical computing.
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US colleges divided over requiring student vaccinations

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

BOSTON - U.S. colleges hoping for a return to normalcy next fall are weighing how far they should go in urging students to get the COVID-19 vaccine, including whether they...
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France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to...

France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to their security amid deadly anti-French protests

The French embassy in Pakistan has told its citizens to temporarily leave the country amid increasing anti-French sentiment and action by a now-banned radical Islamist group... Read more ...

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Carlos Rodon loses perfect game in heartbreaker, salvages no-hitter

Carlos Rodon loses perfect game in heartbreaker, salvages no-hitter

Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodón lost his bid for a perfect game when he hit Cleveland's Roberto Pérez in the foot with a pitch with one out in the ninth inning... Read more ...

North Carolina teacher killed in shootout with Mexican cartel

North Carolina teacher killed in shootout with Mexican cartel

A North Carolina teacher was gunned down in a shootout with members of a Mexican drug cartel last week, a report said. Barney Harris, who taught and coached basketball at Union... Read more ...

Verdugo shines for Red Sox in doubleheader sweep over Twins

Verdugo shines for Red Sox in doubleheader sweep over Twins

The outfielder made a spectacular catch in the first game and came up with big hits in the second, as Boston won its ninth straight game. Read more ...

Police: South suburbs girl, 10, known to converse with strangers online missing

Police: South suburbs girl, 10, known to converse with strangers online missing

MATTESON, Ill. - A 10-year-old girl, who police say has a history of conversing with strangers online, is missing. Matteson authorities say Sariyah Brown was last seen in front... Read more ...

Body of missing LSU freshman Kori Gauthier found in Mississippi River

Body of missing LSU freshman Kori Gauthier found in Mississippi River

The body of a Louisiana State University freshman missing since last week was found in the Mississippi River, authorities said Wednesday. LSU Chief of Police Bart Thompson... Read more ...

Body found in Mississippi River is missing LSU Student

Body found in Mississippi River is missing LSU Student

BATON ROUGE, La. - Authorities have confirmed that the body recovered in the Mississippi River on Tuesday, April 13, in St. John the Baptist Parish has been identified as... Read more ...