Astronauts take spacewalk to swap space station's batteries 2019-03-22T19:23:40Z 2019-03-22T12:21:12Z 2019-03-22T19:23:30Z NASA astronauts take spacewalk to swap out aging batteries on International Space Station. Watchdog: FEMA wrongly released personal data of victims 2019-03-22T19:23:03Z 2019-03-22T18:51:25Z 2019-03-22T19:22:59Z A government watchdog has found the Federal Emergency Management Agency wrongly released to a contractor the personal information of 2.3 million survivors of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the California wildfires in 2017.
EU leaders postpone decision on 2050 climate goal 2019-03-22T19:22:45Z 2019-03-22T15:51:15Z 2019-03-22T19:22:39Z European Union leaders are pushing back a decision on the bloc's efforts to end most emissions of greenhouse gases. GM announces jobs, electric vehicle after Trump criticism 2019-03-22T19:22:07Z 2019-03-22T14:21:09Z 2019-03-22T19:21:31Z Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from President Donald Trump over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a Michigan factory.
Stock indexes slide lower as economic growth worries spread 2019-03-22T19:22:02Z 2019-03-22T14:41:10Z 2019-03-22T19:21:27Z US stocks fall broadly, led by banks and industrial companies.
Science Says: Tiny 'water bears' can teach us about survival 2019-03-22T19:02:48Z 2019-03-20T17:21:33Z 2019-03-22T19:02:15Z The U.S. military hopes that humans can learn toughness from tiny 'water bears' that survive 300-degree heat, Antarctic cold and even the vacuum of space.
Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer 2019-03-22T19:02:37Z 2019-03-21T18:11:16Z 2019-03-22T19:02:08Z Birth of a monkey highlights experimental technology to preserve fertility when boys undergo cancer treatment. Musk promises to let Michigan students tour rocket factory 2019-03-22T18:31:26Z 2019-03-22T15:51:12Z 2019-03-22T18:31:16Z Tech billionaire Elon Musk surprised students by showing up at a school assembly in Flint, Michigan, and promising to take some of them for a tour of his Space X rocket factory in California.
Interior boss order aims to protect US public land access 2019-03-22T17:23:30Z 2019-03-22T00:11:37Z 2019-03-22T17:23:09Z Acting U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is ordering federal land managers to give more consideration to public access concerns when buying, selling or trading public land.
Tribes urge US to ban drilling around sacred New Mexico site 2019-03-22T17:23:25Z 2019-03-21T21:01:28Z 2019-03-22T17:23:05Z Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization.
Unprecedented spring flooding possible, US forecasters say 2019-03-22T17:23:24Z 2019-03-21T05:11:32Z 2019-03-22T17:23:00Z Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.
EPA argues for shifting focus from climate change to water 2019-03-22T17:23:21Z 2019-03-20T12:41:23Z 2019-03-22T17:22:57Z The Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator says unsafe drinking water is "probably the biggest environmental threat" the world faces.
Fish in river that famously caught fire now OK'd for dinner 2019-03-22T17:20:04Z 2019-03-19T13:21:09Z 2019-03-22T17:23:07Z Federal environmental regulators say fish living in an Ohio river that became synonymous with industrial pollution when it caught fire in 1969 are now safe to eat.
NASA's plan to scoop up dirt from asteroid hits a snag 2019-03-22T17:20:03Z 2019-03-19T17:51:27Z 2019-03-22T17:23:06Z NASA's plan to scoop up dirt and gravel from an asteroid hits a snag. Florida Man Googles self to find out which Florida Man he is 2019-03-22T16:53:40Z 2019-03-22T14:01:09Z 2019-03-22T16:53:30Z A new social media challenge is allowing people to look up what version of "Florida Man" they are based on their birthdays.
Stocks fall on growth worries, Brexit doubts 2019-03-22T15:51:35Z 2019-03-22T07:11:36Z 2019-03-22T15:51:26Z Asian stocks mixed as caution sets in ahead of US-China talks in Beijing.
US official declares drought plan done for Colorado River 2019-03-22T13:03:18Z 2019-03-19T20:51:10Z 2019-03-22T13:02:55Z States that rely on a major river in the U.S. West are pushing for federal legislation to implement a plan to protect the water amid a prolonged drought. Top US general to meet with Google on China security worries 2019-03-22T12:22:28Z 2019-03-21T18:11:30Z 2019-03-22T12:22:18Z The top U.S. military officer plans to meet with Google representatives next week amid growing concerns that American companies doing business in China are helping its military gain ground on the U.S. First artificial intelligence Google Doodle features Bach 2019-03-22T11:11:35Z 2019-03-21T11:21:07Z 2019-03-22T11:11:24Z Google is celebrating Johann Sebastian Bach with its first artificial intelligence-powered Doodle.
Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets 2019-03-22T09:48:37Z 2019-03-21T16:01:12Z 2019-03-22T09:51:11Z Families of Kenyan victims of the Ethiopian plane crash are asking their government for legal assistance in pursuing compensation. Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees 2019-03-22T09:21:08Z 2019-03-21T16:31:21Z 2019-03-22T09:21:05Z Facebook confirms it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years after a security researcher posted about the issue.
Asian stocks stumble on doubts over US-China trade deal 2019-03-22T05:51:44Z 2019-03-21T14:31:16Z 2019-03-22T05:51:38Z U.S. stocks edge higher as Apple and technology companies offset declining banks.
The Latest: New Zealanders to observe Muslim call to prayer 2019-03-22T01:31:30Z 2019-03-21T02:31:35Z 2019-03-22T01:32:47Z New Zealand prime minister announces immediate ban on all assault weapons, "military-style semi-automatic weapons".
Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita porpoise reserve 2019-03-22T01:11:11Z 2019-03-22T01:11:26Z 2019-03-22T01:12:18Z Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita marina reserve.
Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants 2019-03-22T00:12:46Z 2019-03-19T18:21:11Z 2019-03-22T00:12:42Z Dozens of cities nationwide have banned plastic foam containers, but Hawaii is considering being the first state to outlaw them.
Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out 2019-03-22T00:04:52Z 2019-03-20T16:21:20Z 2019-03-22T00:04:39Z Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out; sub has returned to the water. Germany gives seal of approval to truck turning assistant 2019-03-22T00:04:52Z 2019-03-21T14:01:26Z 2019-03-22T00:04:38Z Germany's transport ministry has issued its first operating license for a driver assistance system meant to reduce the number of cyclists or pedestrians killed by turning vehicles.
Report: Slain Mexican journalist's widow targeted by spyware 2019-03-22T00:04:51Z 2019-03-20T20:51:21Z 2019-03-22T00:04:38Z An internet watchdog group says the widow of a slain Mexican journalist was the target of an attempted spyware attack 10 days after his death. You dumped cable? Comcast hopes to reel you back in 2019-03-22T00:04:49Z 2019-03-21T17:51:18Z 2019-03-22T00:04:37Z Comcast is launching an aggregated bundle of existing streaming-TV apps for $5 a month.
Europe fines Google $1.7 billion in antitrust case 2019-03-22T00:04:48Z 2019-03-20T11:21:04Z 2019-03-22T00:04:36Z EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising.
FBI tracked Michael Cohen's phones with controversial device 2019-03-22T00:04:45Z 2019-03-19T22:51:16Z 2019-03-22T00:04:33Z The FBI used highly secretive and controversial cellphone sweeping technology to zero-in on President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer when agents raided his New York City home, hotel room and office last year. Survey: Top CEOs report weaker economic outlook for 1Q 2019-03-22T00:04:42Z 2019-03-20T15:21:09Z 2019-03-22T00:04:31Z Top U.S. CEOs are reporting that their economic outlook weakened in the first 3 months of the year although it remains above its historical average.
Dartmouth professor wins top religion prize 2019-03-22T00:03:56Z 2019-03-19T16:41:12Z 2019-03-22T00:03:48Z A Dartmouth College professor of physics and astronomy has won one of the world's leading religion prizes for blending hard science and deep spirituality in his work.
Clarification: Ferguson Activists-Deaths story 2019-03-21T23:03:32Z 2019-03-17T14:31:10Z 2019-03-21T23:03:19Z Six young men with connections to Ferguson protests have died, drawing attention on social media and speculation in the activist community that something sinister is at play.
Cummings concerned about Jared, Ivanka private emails, texts 2019-03-21T22:33:05Z 2019-03-21T17:01:29Z 2019-03-21T22:32:54Z A top House Democrat says Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and a powerful White House aide, is not preserving all of her official email communications as required by federal law. Bobcat killed by car after surviving California wildfire 2019-03-21T20:24:50Z 2019-03-20T03:51:14Z 2019-03-21T20:24:40Z Authorities say a bobcat that survived a Southern California wildfire has been hit and killed by a car.
Calipari tweet: Plan and desire is to retire at Kentucky 2019-03-21T20:13:17Z 2019-03-21T07:01:35Z 2019-03-21T20:13:11Z Calipari shoots down latest coaching rumor, says his 'plan and desire' is to retire at Kentucky.
Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination 2019-03-21T18:53:59Z 2019-03-19T18:11:06Z 2019-03-21T18:53:58Z Facebook settled five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads. Japan to make crater on asteroid to get underground samples 2019-03-21T18:03:46Z 2019-03-18T09:21:02Z 2019-03-21T18:03:41Z Japan says its Hayabusa2 spacecraft will follow up last month's touchdown on a distant asteroid with another risky mission _ to drop an explosive to make a crater and collect underground samples to get possible clues to the origin of the solar system. German Wikipedia blacked out in protest of EU copyright plan 2019-03-21T17:24:02Z 2019-03-21T14:41:14Z 2019-03-21T17:23:50Z Wikipedia's German-language page has been blacked out in protest of a proposal to change European Union copyright rules.
Flooded Iowa communities surviving with trucked-in water 2019-03-21T17:15:15Z 2019-03-20T18:31:26Z 2019-03-21T17:14:57Z Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees.
European, Canadian regulators to do own review of Boeing jet 2019-03-21T16:42:33Z 2019-03-21T04:21:31Z 2019-03-21T16:42:10Z The decision by Europe and Canada to break with U.S. air-safety regulators over the safety of the Boeing 737 Max is likely to delay the resumption of flights after two deadly crashes. Cyprus seeks EU intelligence access for migrant screening 2019-03-21T16:42:25Z 2019-03-21T15:01:14Z 2019-03-21T16:41:57Z Cyprus' interior minister says he has asked the European Union for access to its security intelligence network in order to better screen arriving migrants.
Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video 2019-03-21T15:34:01Z 2019-03-19T15:11:15Z 2019-03-21T15:33:54Z Facebook no one flagged New Zealand shooting livestream, underlining tech companies' challenge policing content.
Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets 2019-03-21T14:22:35Z 2019-03-20T04:31:22Z 2019-03-21T14:21:53Z Disney has closed its $71 billion (xxx closing amount) acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape. Nexstar Media selling 19 TV stations for $1.32 billion 2019-03-21T11:23:12Z 2019-03-20T11:31:06Z 2019-03-21T11:23:11Z Nexstar Media is selling 19 television stations for $1.32B as part of its buyout deal with Tribune Media.
Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse 2019-03-21T09:22:13Z 2019-03-20T15:01:13Z 2019-03-21T09:21:30Z Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days. Ford repackages investment, boosts new jobs from 850 to 900 2019-03-21T09:11:25Z 2019-03-20T15:11:14Z 2019-03-21T09:11:20Z Ford repackages previously announced Detroit-area investment, now plans to spend $900 million, create 900 jobs over the next 4 years. Supreme Court: Google class-action case should be revisited 2019-03-21T06:52:33Z 2019-03-20T14:41:09Z 2019-03-21T06:52:29Z The Supreme Court is telling a lower court to take another look at a class-action settlement involving Google and privacy concerns. Asian shares gain as Fed says it will hold off on rate hikes 2019-03-21T05:52:06Z 2019-03-20T14:21:13Z 2019-03-21T05:52:03Z US stocks are moving lower in early trading on Wall Street ahead of the latest interest rate policy decision by the Federal Reserve.
European, Canadian regulators to do own review of Boeing jet 2019-03-21T04:12:11Z 2019-03-20T22:31:23Z 2019-03-21T04:12:06Z The decision by Europe and Canada to break with U.S. air-safety regulators over the safety of the Boeing 737 Max is likely to delay the resumption of flights after two deadly crashes.
The Latest: NZ imam preparing for emotional Friday prayer 2019-03-21T00:31:39Z 2019-03-20T07:41:22Z 2019-03-21T00:31:35Z Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the gunman who killed 50 people at two New Zealand mosques is no different from the militants of the Islamic State group.
Orangutan mother blinded by air gun pellets in Indonesia 2019-03-20T22:52:43Z 2019-03-19T04:11:33Z 2019-03-20T22:52:38Z An orangutan mother has been blinded after being shot with at least 74 air gun pellets on Indonesia's Sumatra island, where threats to the endangered species have increased. Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform 2019-03-20T20:23:12Z 2019-03-19T18:31:05Z 2019-03-20T20:23:11Z Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.
Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives 2019-03-20T16:23:26Z 2019-03-19T21:31:18Z 2019-03-20T16:23:11Z President Donald Trump is directing his ire at the nation's major social media companies.
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news 2019-03-20T15:23:10Z 2019-03-18T11:21:05Z 2019-03-20T15:23:09Z Facebook says that a service it established last year to provide users with local news has been hindered by cutbacks in the news industry. Nominee to lead FAA will face challenge on Boeing oversight 2019-03-20T14:41:22Z 2019-03-19T19:51:05Z 2019-03-20T14:41:22Z The Transportation Department is confirming that its inspector general will review how regulators certified the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft as safe to fly. Report: National Enquirer paid $200K for private Bezos texts 2019-03-20T13:03:21Z 2019-03-19T01:41:28Z 2019-03-20T13:03:21Z The Wall Street Journal reports that the National Enquirer's publisher to paid $200,000 to obtain intimate texts between Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his mistress Lauren Sanchez.
BMW warns profits will fall due to costs, trade uncertainty 2019-03-20T13:01:15Z 2019-03-20T10:41:13Z 2019-03-20T13:01:15Z German automaker BMW says its profits this year will be "well below" last year's due to higher raw materials prices, the costs of compliance with tougher emissions requirements and unfavorable shifts in currency exchange rates. Sub makes rapid ascent in Indian Ocean; crew safe 2019-03-20T12:52:55Z 2019-03-19T14:11:15Z 2019-03-20T12:52:55Z Emergency ascent in Indian Ocean as sub's cockpit fills with smoke; 2-person crew is safe. Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed 2019-03-20T12:51:55Z 2019-03-16T14:11:09Z 2019-03-20T12:51:54Z Study: Apple Watch sometimes can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat, but more research is needed. Tel Aviv deploys 'zombie lights' for mobile-obsessed walkers 2019-03-20T11:52:24Z 2019-03-14T09:31:04Z 2019-03-20T11:52:23Z Tel Aviv has taken its first steps toward assisting pedestrians distracted by their smartphones by embedding LED stoplights at crosswalks. Apple refreshes iPad lineup, with larger entry-level model 2019-03-20T11:22:34Z 2019-03-18T14:11:24Z 2019-03-20T11:22:34Z Apple has unveiled a new iPad that's thinner and slightly larger than its current entry-level tablet.
Nevada considers technology to scan cellphones after crashes 2019-03-20T10:12:57Z 2019-03-17T14:41:14Z 2019-03-20T10:12:57Z A legislative proposal could make Nevada one of the first states to allow police to use a contentious technology to find out if a person was using a cellphone during a car crash.
Asian markets trend lower, tracking Wall St losses 2019-03-20T05:51:32Z 2019-03-19T14:41:10Z 2019-03-20T05:51:29Z US stocks are edging higher in early trading as the market extends a winning streak into a second week. UN hosts powers to discuss preventing an arms race in space 2019-03-20T05:42:09Z 2019-03-18T16:51:21Z 2019-03-20T05:41:49Z Government experts from 25 countries have opened off a meeting to look at ways of preventing an arms race in space, amid uncertainty whether some of the world's biggest powers will actually find it in their national interest.
Father and son who fled Syria are buried in New Zealand 2019-03-20T05:22:11Z 2019-03-19T02:11:58Z 2019-03-20T05:21:41Z New Zealand's prime minister is vowing to block any attempt at self-promotion by the white supremacist accused of killing 50 people in mosque shootings, after he dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself in court.
The Latest: Australian PM asks Erdogan to withdraw WWI claim 2019-03-20T04:32:46Z 2019-03-19T21:31:12Z 2019-03-20T04:32:45Z The first two burials of the victims from last week's mosque shootings in New Zealand are scheduled to take place Wednesday morning.
New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties 2019-03-20T02:53:10Z 2019-03-19T07:11:39Z 2019-03-20T02:53:08Z The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future 2019-03-20T01:02:43Z 2019-03-15T04:41:51Z 2019-03-20T01:02:43Z Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to act against global warming. Fox Corp. begins trading as Disney completion looms 2019-03-20T00:33:56Z 2019-03-19T14:11:13Z 2019-03-20T00:33:54Z Fox Corp., the Fox assets that are not part of Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets, debuts Tuesday.
The way you speak now was shaped by what your ancestors ate 2019-03-19T23:12:32Z 2019-03-14T18:11:26Z 2019-03-19T23:12:28Z Scientists report that the way most of us speak today has been shaped in part by what our ancestors ate.
SEC says Musk's contempt defense 'borders on the ridiculous' 2019-03-19T22:51:49Z 2019-03-19T03:01:29Z 2019-03-19T22:51:43Z U.S. securities regulators are fighting back against Tesla CEO Elon Musk, arguing that he should be held in contempt for brazenly violating a federal court order. Norwegian aluminum producer hit by cyberattack 2019-03-19T22:24:25Z 2019-03-19T15:41:18Z 2019-03-19T22:23:52Z Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro says it has been a targeted by "an extensive cyberattack" through a ransomware virus impacting its key operations and disrupting its IT systems.
Disease may be killing California desert bighorn sheep 2019-03-19T20:53:14Z 2019-03-15T23:01:26Z 2019-03-19T20:53:14Z A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California, and biologists suspect the cause is a disease contracted from domestic animals.
Gore: US getting close to political shift on climate change 2019-03-19T20:53:09Z 2019-03-15T22:41:24Z 2019-03-19T20:53:09Z Former Vice President Al Gore is praising the Democrats' 2020 presidential field for its emphasis on combating climate change. Egypt tightens restrictions on media, social networks 2019-03-19T19:52:01Z 2019-03-19T16:11:12Z 2019-03-19T19:51:58Z Egypt tightens media restrictions to block websites, social media accounts with over 5,000 followers if deemed a threat to national security.
The Latest: Trump says social media firms biased against GOP 2019-03-19T19:11:55Z 2019-03-19T16:21:18Z 2019-03-19T19:11:44Z Brazil's new president, who has been dubbed the "Trump of the Tropics," has arrived at the White House for meetings with President Donald Trump. Trump greeted the hard-right Jair Bolsonaro shortly after noon.
New Zealand shooter steeped attack in dark internet culture 2019-03-19T18:32:49Z 2019-03-15T22:41:28Z 2019-03-19T18:32:29Z The suspected New Zealand shooter modeled his attack for the internet age.
Exhibit explores keen senses, abilities of man's best friend 2019-03-19T18:13:43Z 2019-03-15T05:11:37Z 2019-03-19T18:13:43Z A new exhibition at the California Science Center raises the question: Did people domesticate dogs or was it the other way around?. Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares 2019-03-19T18:11:46Z 2019-03-18T11:11:06Z 2019-03-19T18:11:37Z Ride-hailing app Lyft says it will offer more than 30 million shares of its common stock for between $62 and $68 per share. AP source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets 2019-03-19T18:11:36Z 2019-03-18T16:21:15Z 2019-03-19T18:11:29Z The French civil aviation investigation bureau BEA has concluded there were "clear similarities" between this month's crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane and a Lion Air crash last October.
Russian-US crew arrives at International Space Station 2019-03-19T15:33:47Z 2019-03-14T19:31:32Z 2019-03-19T15:33:33Z A Russian-American crew of three has blasted off to the International Space Station, their second attempt to reach the outpost following an aborted launch in October. Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father 2019-03-19T15:32:34Z 2019-03-19T00:01:31Z 2019-03-19T15:31:53Z Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump's life is "pathetic" after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. Foxconn says Wisconsin factory will be operational in 2020 2019-03-19T15:13:31Z 2019-03-18T16:41:14Z 2019-03-19T15:13:29Z Foxconn Technology Group says it will start building a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin no later than this summer, with production starting at the end of 2020.
'We need a million -- and quick!' Dem candidates' playbook 2019-03-19T15:13:03Z 2019-03-18T18:42:35Z 2019-03-19T15:12:59Z Democratic presidential candidates want to prove they can raise money, with a handful of them boasting that raked in $1 million in the hours and days after launching their campaigns.
Tech companies scramble to remove New Zealand shooting video 2019-03-19T14:53:52Z 2019-03-15T12:11:09Z 2019-03-19T14:53:48Z Internet companies scramble to remove New Zealand mosque shooting video.
2 dead gray whales wash ashore in San Francisco Bay 2019-03-19T14:12:39Z 2019-03-14T23:32:26Z 2019-03-19T14:12:36Z Marine experts say two dead gray whales were found in the San Francisco Bay this week and that one of them died from severe malnutrition. Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments 2019-03-19T13:22:51Z 2019-03-17T16:01:19Z 2019-03-19T13:22:50Z Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar over her wearing a Muslim head covering. Police issue 'virtual kidnap' alerts to California schools 2019-03-19T12:12:43Z 2019-03-18T01:11:38Z 2019-03-19T12:12:36Z Police in California issue alerts to schools about two 'virtual kidnap' cases in Laguna Beach. The Latest: CEO says Boeing working to ensure 737s are safe 2019-03-19T09:02:26Z 2019-03-19T02:01:28Z 2019-03-19T09:01:57Z Boeing's CEO says the airliner maker is taking actions to ensure the safety of its 737 Max jets in the wake of two crashes that killed 346 people. Gunman kills 3 on Dutch tram; mayor fears terrorism 2019-03-19T08:11:48Z 2019-03-18T10:41:04Z 2019-03-19T08:11:48Z Police in the central city of Utrecht say on Twitter that "multiple" people have been injured as a result of a shooting in a tram in a residential neighborhood. From dollars to bytes: Digital payment tech companies merge 2019-03-19T07:41:50Z 2019-03-18T11:01:05Z 2019-03-19T07:41:48Z FIS to buy payment technology company Worldpay in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $35 billion. Nunes sues Twitter, users for defamation and negligence 2019-03-19T04:33:00Z 2019-03-19T02:21:31Z 2019-03-19T04:32:58Z Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California is suing Twitter and several of its users for more than $250 million, accusing them of defamation and negligence.
Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the 'Robot Games' 2019-03-19T01:22:33Z 2019-03-15T11:01:08Z 2019-03-19T01:22:31Z Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the "Robot Games.". The Latest: Turkey condemns Dutch tram attack 2019-03-19T00:03:05Z 2019-03-18T11:21:09Z 2019-03-19T00:03:02Z Police in the central Dutch city of Utrecht say they are investigating a shooting in a tram that left "multiple" people injured and are considering the possibility of a "terrorist motive.".
The Latest: Spy agency says no threats ahead of massacre 2019-03-19T00:02:48Z 2019-03-18T01:51:35Z 2019-03-19T00:02:46Z The owner of a Christchurch gun store says it sold 4 weapons via a police-verified mail order process to the man charged in the mosque attacks.
Tesla unveils Model Y SUV, expanding into popular segment 2019-03-18T18:53:34Z 2019-03-15T05:01:48Z 2019-03-18T18:53:30Z Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils sporty Model Y.
The Latest: 16 arrested at NYC student climate protest 2019-03-18T16:54:10Z 2019-03-15T14:31:22Z 2019-03-18T16:54:11Z In India's capital of New Delhi, schoolchildren are protesting inaction on climate change as well as rising air pollution levels that often far exceed World Health Organization limits.
Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones 2019-03-18T14:23:02Z 2019-03-17T13:11:08Z 2019-03-18T14:22:57Z As states consider whether to legalize sports gambling, some lawmakers are raising concerns about a push to allow bets to be taken on phones and other mobile devices. Jury rules Apple owes Qualcomm $31M for patent infringement 2019-03-18T14:13:12Z 2019-03-15T20:41:20Z 2019-03-18T14:13:06Z Apple ordered to pay $31 million to Qualcomm for stealing some of the technology used in iPhones.
Wolves prove resilient, but proposal could curtail expansion 2019-03-18T13:32:43Z 2019-03-14T12:51:22Z 2019-03-18T13:32:43Z U.S. wildlife officials want to strip gray wolves of their remaining endangered species protections and declare the species recovered following a decades-long restoration effort.
James Gunn rehired to direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3' 2019-03-18T11:41:42Z 2019-03-15T18:41:38Z 2019-03-18T11:41:34Z Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. President Trump attends church in between negative tweeting 2019-03-18T08:11:57Z 2019-03-17T15:22:10Z 2019-03-18T08:11:56Z President Donald Trump is spending St. Patrick's Day morning at church near the White House.
Climate protests: First the students, now adults in France 2019-03-18T04:22:54Z 2019-03-16T12:51:08Z 2019-03-18T04:22:54Z A day after worldwide student climate protests, families and activists are marching in France to force faster government action against global warming.
The Latest: New Zealand's biggest gun show is canceled 2019-03-18T01:52:51Z 2019-03-17T04:31:30Z 2019-03-18T01:52:50Z New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the bodies of the 50 people killed in Friday's mosque attacks will start being released to family members beginning Sunday evening.
Facebook launches AI to find and remove 'revenge porn' 2019-03-18T01:13:10Z 2019-03-15T11:21:05Z 2019-03-18T01:13:09Z Facebook is rolling out technology to make it easier to find and remove intimate pictures and videos posted on its site without the subject's consent, often called "revenge porn.".
Mourners pay tribute to New Zealand victims, await burials 2019-03-18T00:32:26Z 2019-03-17T04:11:32Z 2019-03-18T00:32:25Z New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has reiterated her promise that there will be changes to the country's gun laws in the wake of a terrorist attack on two mosques and said her Cabinet will discuss the policy details on Monday.
FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes 2019-03-17T18:51:47Z 2019-03-15T11:01:11Z 2019-03-17T18:51:45Z FAA's close ties to Boeing and other airplane makers comes under scrutiny after 2 deadly crashes overseas.
New US military budget focused on China despite border talk 2019-03-17T15:12:00Z 2019-03-16T04:51:32Z 2019-03-17T15:11:57Z To a remarkable degree, the Pentagon's new budget proposal is shaped by national security threats that Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has summarized in three words: "China, China, China.". Facebook loses longtime product chief as it revamps strategy 2019-03-17T14:53:07Z 2019-03-14T20:11:34Z 2019-03-17T14:53:02Z Facebook says two of its top executives are leaving the company.
Facebook says outages due to 'server configuration change' 2019-03-17T14:43:08Z 2019-03-14T17:01:17Z 2019-03-17T14:43:06Z Facebook says its lengthy outage problems were the result of a "server configuration change.".
Grieving families given earth from Ethiopian crash site 2019-03-17T12:22:12Z 2019-03-16T13:21:18Z 2019-03-17T12:22:11Z Investigators have started studying the cockpit voice recorder of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines jet.
China's premier denies Beijing tells companies to spy 2019-03-17T11:01:50Z 2019-03-15T03:11:39Z 2019-03-17T11:01:27Z Premier: China needs 'strong measures' to support economic growth but Beijing plans to promote market reforms instead of using more lending or deficit spending.
The Latest: Death toll in mosque attacks rises to 50 2019-03-17T02:52:16Z 2019-03-16T04:41:32Z 2019-03-17T02:52:17Z The Saudi-owned satellite news channel Al-Arabiya is reporting one of two citizens of the kingdom wounded in the New Zealand mosque attack has died.
Chinese lawmakers endorse technology law amid US pressure 2019-03-16T22:04:20Z 2019-03-15T01:31:32Z 2019-03-16T22:04:18Z Chinese lawmakers endorse law meant to help end a costly tariff with Washington by discouraging officials from pressuring foreign companies to hand over technology.
Teen eggs Australian senator who blames Muslims for attack 2019-03-16T21:43:57Z 2019-03-16T20:51:27Z 2019-03-16T21:43:57Z An Australian senator had a raw egg cracked over his head and faces censure from his fellow lawmakers after sparking outrage by blaming Muslim immigration for the New Zealand mosque shootings.
Chile tests floating solar panels to power mine, save water 2019-03-16T18:24:20Z 2019-03-15T16:11:19Z 2019-03-16T18:24:18Z A floating island of solar panels is being tested in Chile as a way to generate clean energy and reduce water loss at mine operations, a cornerstone of the Andean country's economy that uses huge amounts of electricity and water. Croatians demand more action against domestic violence 2019-03-16T16:12:00Z 2019-03-16T16:11:25Z 2019-03-16T16:12:00Z Thousands of people have rallied in Croatia demanding state action on domestic violence after a man recently threw his four small children from a balcony.
US business groups encouraged by prospect of US-China deal 2019-03-16T13:31:52Z 2019-03-15T21:51:26Z 2019-03-16T13:31:50Z US business groups encouraged by prospect of US-China deal.
Tech companies power US stocks to solid weekly gain 2019-03-16T10:02:12Z 2019-03-15T14:31:28Z 2019-03-16T10:01:31Z US stocks move broadly higher in early trading, led by technology and consumer companies.
The Latest: New Zealand rugby match canceled for mourning 2019-03-16T04:33:31Z 2019-03-15T02:51:32Z 2019-03-16T04:33:32Z New Zealand media say a shooting has occurred in a second mosque in the city of Christchurch.
New Zealand mosque shooter broadcast slaughter on Facebook 2019-03-16T04:12:02Z 2019-03-15T02:21:34Z 2019-03-16T04:12:00Z A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch; police urge people to stay indoors.
UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless 2019-03-15T23:03:02Z 2019-03-13T10:11:06Z 2019-03-15T23:02:22Z A new UN report paints a dire picture of the environment with global warming, biodiversity loss, air and water pollution and more.
Ethiopian Airlines crash analysis begins; Trump calls PM 2019-03-15T22:12:46Z 2019-03-15T07:31:43Z 2019-03-15T22:12:45Z Pilot 'in a panicky voice' quickly called in Ethiopia plane emergency, New York Times reports. NASA's new rocket won't be ready for moon shot next year 2019-03-15T22:05:31Z 2019-03-13T16:11:17Z 2019-03-15T22:05:30Z NASA's top official says the space agency's new rocket won't be ready for a launch next year to the moon.
Engineer: Satellite suggests fire caused Venezuela outage 2019-03-15T21:53:23Z 2019-03-15T21:31:20Z 2019-03-15T21:53:21Z In the week since a massive blackout left millions in Venezuela without power, both the government and opposition have put forward disputing theories on what caused the outage without providing any evidence. Report: Facebook data deals under criminal investigation 2019-03-15T21:42:43Z 2019-03-14T04:11:32Z 2019-03-15T21:42:30Z Report: Federal prosecutors are conducting a criminal investigation into Facebook's data deals with major electronics manufacturers.
Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia 2019-03-15T20:12:33Z 2019-03-15T07:31:39Z 2019-03-15T20:12:32Z Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.". SEC charges Volkswagen, former CEO with defrauding investors 2019-03-15T19:51:40Z 2019-03-15T10:31:04Z 2019-03-15T19:51:36Z SEC charges Volkswagen, former CEO Winterkorn with defrauding American bond investors during its emissions scandal. Big tech companies cast as monopolies in UK government study 2019-03-15T19:44:49Z 2019-03-13T11:41:08Z 2019-03-15T19:44:48Z A review into competition in the U.K.'s digital market says the country needs tough new rules to help counter the dominance of big tech giants like Facebook, Google and Amazon.
The Latest: UN chief lays wreath for plane crash victims 2019-03-15T18:02:53Z 2019-03-15T08:11:07Z 2019-03-15T18:02:28Z The Latest: Ethiopian Airlines says French-led probe into flight recorders begins. Gene-edited food quietly arrives in restaurant cooking oil 2019-03-15T18:02:46Z 2019-03-12T18:01:15Z 2019-03-15T18:02:16Z A Midwestern restaurant is using cooking oil made from soybeans gene edited to be healthier and longer lasting.
Teenage climate activist nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 2019-03-15T16:13:53Z 2019-03-13T15:51:15Z 2019-03-15T16:13:51Z Three Norwegian lawmakers have nominated Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, who has become a prominent voice in campaigns against climate change, for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Indian Ocean science mission recovers key underwater drone 2019-03-15T15:44:24Z 2019-03-14T10:41:06Z 2019-03-15T15:44:23Z Indian Ocean scientific mission recovers key underwater drone, to the relief of all.
Regulators challenge Boeing to prove its Max jets are safe 2019-03-15T14:43:37Z 2019-03-14T04:21:49Z 2019-03-15T14:43:35Z Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner ever has turned into its biggest headache.
The Latest: Iranian minister says bigotry led to attack 2019-03-15T12:42:26Z 2019-03-15T08:01:04Z 2019-03-15T12:42:27Z Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.".
Why France is analyzing Ethiopian jet's black boxes 2019-03-15T11:03:04Z 2019-03-14T12:51:24Z 2019-03-15T11:02:49Z France doesn't see an unusually large number of aviation disasters, but its plane crash investigators are world famous.
Premier: Telling companies to spy is 'not how China behaves' 2019-03-15T11:02:28Z 2019-03-15T04:11:36Z 2019-03-15T11:01:33Z China's premier says Beijing "will not do that" when asked whether government tells Chinese companies to spy on foreign countries. Mt Gox Bitcoin exchange's Karpeles avoids jail time in Japan 2019-03-15T10:31:50Z 2019-03-15T03:21:42Z 2019-03-15T10:31:30Z Mt Gox head Mark Karpeles found guilty of data manipulation, cleared of embezzlement, breach of trust.
Latest: Georgetown: Only discussed athletic record with URI 2019-03-15T05:22:49Z 2019-03-14T19:31:45Z 2019-03-15T05:22:22Z Golfer Phil Mickelson says he is among "thousands" who used a college consulting company accused of orchestrating a massive bribery scheme.
Huawei pleads not guilty in US court in Iran sanctions case 2019-03-15T05:13:42Z 2019-03-14T16:01:15Z 2019-03-15T05:13:38Z Lawyers for the Chinese electronics giant Huawei have entered a not-guilty plea in a U.S. case charging the company with violating Iran trade sanctions.
Asian shares shrug off Wall St losses as China ends congress 2019-03-15T05:12:04Z 2019-03-14T14:21:17Z 2019-03-15T05:11:59Z U.S. stocks edging lower in early trading as market pauses after three days of gains. AT&T raises prices for DirecTV Now streaming service 2019-03-15T02:03:55Z 2019-03-13T20:01:22Z 2019-03-15T02:03:54Z AT&T is raising prices and removing networks from its DirecTV Now streaming service just a few weeks after a U.S. appeals court upheld its Time Warner takeover.
California agencies at odds over Colorado River drought plan 2019-03-15T01:25:29Z 2019-03-12T06:11:32Z 2019-03-15T01:25:30Z A major Southern California water agency is trying to push the state through a final hurdle in joining a larger plan to preserve a key river that serves 40 million people.
MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida 2019-03-14T23:54:47Z 2019-03-14T21:21:44Z 2019-03-14T23:54:45Z Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.
Verizon says 5G network will cost extra $10 a month 2019-03-14T22:35:16Z 2019-03-13T16:41:18Z 2019-03-14T22:35:14Z A few people will soon have access to the hyped "5G" phone network _ for an extra fee.
Species by the dozen moved north during marine heatwaves 2019-03-14T22:13:44Z 2019-03-12T10:11:08Z 2019-03-14T22:13:42Z A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into the Northern California region over an unusually long two-year period of severe heatwaves. Blacks, Hispanics breathe more pollution than they make 2019-03-14T20:35:29Z 2019-03-11T19:21:26Z 2019-03-14T20:35:28Z A new study looking at pollution and race, finds that minorities breathe more dangerous air than they are responsible for making.
Facebook's messaging ambitions amount to much more than chat 2019-03-14T18:15:47Z 2019-03-12T19:51:38Z 2019-03-14T18:15:11Z Facebook, already the leader in enabling you to share photos, videos and links, now wants to be a force in messaging, commerce, payments and just about everything else you do online.
New Mexico: Military needs to do more to clean up jet fuel 2019-03-14T18:14:34Z 2019-03-11T22:21:20Z 2019-03-14T18:14:31Z New Mexico regulators say the U.S. Air Force has more cleanup to do after jet fuel spilled at a base bordering the state's largest city. SpaceX crew capsule ends test flight with ocean splashdown 2019-03-14T18:04:38Z 2019-03-08T07:55:21Z 2019-03-14T18:04:30Z SpaceX's slick new crew capsule undocks from International Space Station, heads toward an old-fashioned splashdown.
NATO weighs allegations that Huawei poses security risk 2019-03-14T17:02:25Z 2019-03-14T11:51:11Z 2019-03-14T17:01:32Z NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the military alliance is weighing whether to take action in response to security concerns about Chinese tech giant Huawei.
Grand Teton National Park pursuing disputed cell-tower build 2019-03-14T16:55:17Z 2019-03-13T20:21:23Z 2019-03-14T16:55:11Z Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park seeks comments on disputed network of cell towers.
No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories 2019-03-14T16:03:34Z 2019-03-13T15:41:28Z 2019-03-14T16:02:28Z President Donald Trump has had it with the #fakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media. Spotify files antitrust complaint to EU against Apple 2019-03-14T12:44:01Z 2019-03-13T12:21:13Z 2019-03-14T12:44:01Z Spotify files antitrust complaint with EU regulators against Apple in music streaming fight. Facebook, Instagram suffer outages 2019-03-14T11:54:27Z 2019-03-13T18:41:29Z 2019-03-14T11:54:28Z Facebook says it is aware of outages on its platforms including Facebook, Messenger and Instagram and working to resolve the issue. Google paid former exec $35 million after harassment claim 2019-03-14T11:43:48Z 2019-03-11T21:31:27Z 2019-03-14T11:43:48Z Google paid former search executive Amit Singhal $35 million in an exit package when the exec was reportedly forced to resign after a sexual assault investigation, according to court documents made available Monday.
Seychelles science mission chases a wayward drone, in vain 2019-03-14T10:31:52Z 2019-03-13T19:41:21Z 2019-03-14T10:31:40Z Seychelles science mission pauses to chase a wayward underwater drone, in vain.
Asian stocks edge up on stimulus hopes after Chinese data 2019-03-14T07:12:30Z 2019-03-13T14:21:27Z 2019-03-14T07:12:29Z US stocks move broadly higher, powered by technology and health care stocks.
FAA relents, says it grounded 737 Max jets based on new data 2019-03-14T04:23:08Z 2019-03-13T07:51:39Z 2019-03-14T04:23:08Z Much of the world has grounded or banned from its airspace the Boeing jetliner involved in two recent crashes, leaving the United States as one of the few places the widely used plane is still flying.
The Latest: Boeing's stock halts 2-day skid on Wall Street 2019-03-14T03:53:33Z 2019-03-13T08:11:08Z 2019-03-14T03:53:33Z Hong Kong will ban the operation of all Boeing 737 Max aircraft "into, out of and over" the key Asian aviation hub. US warns of sophisticated cyberattacks from Russia, China 2019-03-14T02:13:51Z 2019-03-13T21:21:32Z 2019-03-14T02:13:50Z Top Pentagon cyber leaders have told a congressional committee that the U.S. is prepared to use cyber operations more aggressively to strike back as the nation faces growing cyberattacks and threats of interference in the 2020 presidential elections.
At age 30, World Wide Web is 'not the web we wanted' 2019-03-13T19:45:01Z 2019-03-12T10:21:04Z 2019-03-13T19:45:01Z At its ripe old age of 30 and half the globe using it, the World Wide Web is facing growing pains with issues like hate speech, privacy concerns and state-sponsored hacking, its creator says.
Venezuelans turn highway off ramp into cellphone hotspot 2019-03-13T18:54:49Z 2019-03-12T19:41:22Z 2019-03-13T18:54:19Z A highway shoulder in Venezuela's capital has turned into one of the city's most sought-after destinations as a hotspot for cellphone service enabling calls to relatives abroad.
Modern policing: Algorithm helps NYPD spot crime patterns 2019-03-13T18:12:20Z 2019-03-10T13:10:52Z 2019-03-13T18:12:19Z The New York Police Department is using modern technology to get a jump on spotting crime patterns.
Indian Ocean exploration makes historic undersea broadcast 2019-03-13T17:44:31Z 2019-03-12T07:51:47Z 2019-03-13T17:43:56Z Indian Ocean exploration mission makes historic live broadcast as scientific work underway. AP Sources: Browns to acquire star receiver Beckham from NY 2019-03-13T17:34:16Z 2019-03-13T00:31:33Z 2019-03-13T17:33:48Z People familiar with blockbuster trade say Browns have agreed to acquire star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. from the New York Giants.
Trump defends 'Tim Apple' comment, says he was saving time 2019-03-13T15:53:48Z 2019-03-11T15:31:14Z 2019-03-13T15:53:43Z President Donald Trump is insisting he didn't slip up when he referred to Apple CEO Tim Cook as "Tim Apple" at a recent White House meeting. US regulators clear path for genetically modified salmon 2019-03-13T15:53:25Z 2019-03-08T22:15:18Z 2019-03-13T15:53:18Z Genetically modified salmon have cleared another hurdle to be sold in the U.S., but could still face legal challenges.
Trump laments complexity of modern airlines in wake of crash 2019-03-13T15:33:07Z 2019-03-12T19:21:27Z 2019-03-13T15:33:07Z President Donald Trump laments the complexity of modern airplanes after two deadly crashes in the past five months.
Self-driving test vehicle added to auto history museum 2019-03-13T14:23:39Z 2019-03-12T18:01:34Z 2019-03-13T14:23:35Z One of General Motors' first self-driving test vehicles is going on display at an automotive history museum in suburban Detroit. Scientists revise magnitude of recent Alaska earthquake 2019-03-13T12:43:14Z 2019-03-09T00:05:21Z 2019-03-13T12:43:08Z Seismologists announced Friday the magnitude of Alaska's powerful Nov. 30 earthquake has been revised to 7.1 from the earlier magnitude 7.0.
How Facebook stands to profit from its 'privacy' push 2019-03-13T11:42:21Z 2019-03-09T13:45:08Z 2019-03-13T11:42:15Z Facebook stands to profit from its privacy push, including by expanding lucrative new commercial services, monopolizing users' attention and developing new ways of tracking people. Pilots have reported issues in US with new Boeing jet 2019-03-13T11:41:11Z 2019-03-12T20:51:19Z 2019-03-13T11:41:10Z Pilots of at least 2 US flights have complained that their new Boeing jet pointed nose-down automatically.
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