Iran approves nearly all of Rouhani's Cabinet picks 2017-08-20T15:01:54Z 2017-08-20T12:10:45Z 2017-08-20T15:01:51Z Iran parliament approves all but one of Rouhani Cabinet picks, including defense minister. Special eclipse glasses selling out quickly 2017-08-20T15:01:03Z 2017-08-18T19:19:50Z 2017-08-20T15:01:00Z Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99 years. Report of Ukraine witness to DNC hacking stirs confusion 2017-08-20T15:00:58Z 2017-08-19T10:40:06Z 2017-08-20T15:00:56Z Report of Ukraine 'witness' to Democratic National Committee hack stirs confusion. Tribes hope for renewal in solar eclipse; not all will watch 2017-08-20T14:52:30Z 2017-08-19T13:40:15Z 2017-08-20T14:52:23Z American Indian tribes hope for renewal in the upcoming solar eclipse, though not all will watch. Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis 2017-08-20T14:41:45Z 2017-08-20T01:50:28Z 2017-08-20T14:41:02Z Researchers find wreckage of USS Indianapolis, ship that carried critical components of Hiroshima bomb and became worst maritime disaster in Navy's history. Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84 2017-08-20T14:22:21Z 2017-08-20T03:30:49Z 2017-08-20T14:22:14Z Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health has died. Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media 2017-08-20T14:21:07Z 2017-08-18T19:29:44Z 2017-08-20T14:21:04Z Taylor Swift's social media streams went dark Friday and fans went nuts speculating about a possible sixth album. From age 3 to 80, Barcelona victims represent a wide world 2017-08-20T12:42:09Z 2017-08-19T13:20:11Z 2017-08-20T12:42:00Z An Italian father, an American groom, and a Portuguese grandmother were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks. The Latest: About 20 protesters linger near Dallas cemetery 2017-08-20T12:12:33Z 2017-08-19T14:30:14Z 2017-08-20T12:12:31Z Demonstrators are arriving at a counterprotest ahead of a conservative rally that's getting underway on Boston Common.
The Latest: French police say arrest unrelated to attack 2017-08-20T07:49:04Z 2017-08-19T07:40:03Z 2017-08-20T07:49:04Z Representatives from the Spanish and Catalan government are meeting to determine the terrorist threat level for the country and its Catalan region.
Can't be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online 2017-08-20T05:25:31Z 2017-08-19T20:40:20Z 2017-08-20T05:25:31Z Can't be there to see total solar eclipse? How to watch on TV, online.
NASA, PBS marking 40 years since Voyager spacecraft launches 2017-08-20T05:25:23Z 2017-08-18T11:59:34Z 2017-08-20T05:25:23Z NASA and PBS are marking 40 years since the back-to-back launches of the Voyager spacecraft.
Eclipse weather forecast: Best in West, least in East 2017-08-20T05:25:16Z 2017-08-18T21:23:11Z 2017-08-20T05:25:16Z If you want good eclipse watching weather, Oregon and Idaho look like the best spot.
Schools in eclipse's path seize on ready-made science lesson 2017-08-20T05:25:02Z 2017-08-19T14:42:19Z 2017-08-20T05:25:02Z In towns and cities along the path of the solar eclipse, some school districts are seizing the opportunity for ready-made science lessons. 'Free speech rally' cut short after massive counterprotest 2017-08-20T05:23:22Z 2017-08-19T11:50:51Z 2017-08-20T05:23:22Z Conservative activists and leftist counter-protesters are preparing for a rally on Boston Common that could draw thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly. Greek federation accuses Bucks of staging player's absence 2017-08-20T03:33:50Z 2017-08-19T18:00:34Z 2017-08-20T03:33:11Z Greece's basketball federation has reacted sharply to an announcement by Milwaukee Bucks star and Greece international Giannis Antetokounmpo that he would miss the Eurobasket because of a knee injury. The Latest: Gov. takes case from non-death-penalty lawyer 2017-08-20T00:40:52Z 2017-08-19T04:40:12Z 2017-08-20T00:40:51Z Florida authorities say 4 police officers shot in two cities.
A midday rally fades as sporting goods stocks are penalized 2017-08-19T22:44:17Z 2017-08-18T14:29:51Z 2017-08-19T22:44:17Z US stocks fall further as weak results from Deere hurt industrial companies while sporting goods companies sink again after disappointing results from Foot Locker and Hibbett Sports. NASA launches last of its longtime tracking satellites 2017-08-19T20:22:51Z 2017-08-18T12:39:36Z 2017-08-19T20:22:34Z NASA has launched the last of its longtime tracking and communication satellites.
Charlottesville exposes new threat for college campuses 2017-08-19T15:53:10Z 2017-08-18T08:30:16Z 2017-08-19T15:52:07Z Colleges are bracing for more violence on campus after a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia became the latest example of hatred migrating from the internet to the streets.
Grand Teton park to escape Yellowstone's shadow for eclipse 2017-08-19T14:51:14Z 2017-08-18T06:39:41Z 2017-08-19T14:51:13Z Grand Teton National Park sits in the shadow of its world-renowned neighbor, Yellowstone National Park.
The lore and lure of eclipses: Blood, sex and some snacking 2017-08-19T14:50:13Z 2017-08-19T14:42:12Z 2017-08-19T14:50:13Z For thousands of years, people have made up stories to explain why the sun suddenly disappears during the middle of the day.
Asian carp found near Lake Michigan got past barriers 2017-08-19T14:45:51Z 2017-08-18T19:49:46Z 2017-08-19T14:45:51Z Officials: An Asian carp found in a Chicago waterway this summer apparently got past an electric barrier system intended to keep invasive fish out of Great Lakes. Eclipse concerns cause school district to cancel classes 2017-08-19T14:45:42Z 2017-08-18T06:19:26Z 2017-08-19T14:45:42Z A school district in Ohio has canceled classes on Monday over concerns about students damaging their eyes while looking at the solar eclipse. The Latest: Trump offers support to Kissimmee PD 2017-08-19T13:12:07Z 2017-08-19T04:59:57Z 2017-08-19T13:12:04Z Florida gov. 'heartbroken' after 4 officers shot.
The Latest: Young Australian boy missing after van attack 2017-08-19T07:30:23Z 2017-08-18T06:39:30Z 2017-08-19T07:30:23Z French officials say 25 French nationals were injured in a van attack in Barcelona, and Australia says one of its citizens is unaccounted for.
Barcelona's victims include US man celebrating anniversary 2017-08-19T02:00:37Z 2017-08-18T11:59:44Z 2017-08-19T02:00:25Z The dead and injured in Barcelona were a snapshot of the world _ men, women and children from at least two dozen nations _ testifying to the global appeal of the sun-kissed city with its bounty of must-visit sites and star-studded football team.
Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster 2017-08-19T01:25:45Z 2017-08-18T21:11:07Z 2017-08-19T01:25:01Z Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted Facebook comment hoping for President Donald Trump's assassination could face effort to remove her from office.
Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home on internet 2017-08-19T01:25:22Z 2017-08-16T17:40:43Z 2017-08-19T01:24:35Z A federal lawsuit accuses the publisher of a notorious neo-Nazi website of defaming a Muslim-American radio host by falsely labeling him the "mastermind" behind a deadly bombing at a concert in England.
Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion for Foxconn 2017-08-19T01:25:20Z 2017-08-17T11:09:00Z 2017-08-19T01:24:33Z The Wisconsin Assembly is preparing to approve a $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a new display panel factory in the state. Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing company 2017-08-19T01:25:19Z 2017-08-18T17:19:52Z 2017-08-19T01:24:32Z Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded.
HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts 2017-08-19T01:25:16Z 2017-08-17T16:19:53Z 2017-08-19T01:24:30Z HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company. Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville 2017-08-19T01:25:15Z 2017-08-17T17:09:07Z 2017-08-19T01:24:25Z Major tech companies are taking a firmer stand against white supremacists in the wake of the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts 2017-08-19T01:25:12Z 2017-08-18T16:19:46Z 2017-08-19T01:24:23Z Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts.
Chasing eclipses across the globe is a way of life for some 2017-08-19T00:22:22Z 2017-08-17T22:19:10Z 2017-08-19T00:22:19Z Eclipse chasers from around the globe will be watching again when the sun goes dark in the US.
Skeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war with China 2017-08-18T21:30:17Z 2017-08-18T07:49:33Z 2017-08-18T21:30:07Z Advocates of a measured approach by the U.S. in dealing with China as an economic rival are dismissing White House adviser Steve Bannon's call for economic war. Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers 2017-08-18T20:34:09Z 2017-08-17T15:19:20Z 2017-08-18T20:34:06Z Archaeologists say DNA from ancient bones of domesticated turkeys provides a clue into the mysterious exodus of cliff dwellers from southwestern Colorado 700 years ago.
The Latest: Finland looks for more suspects in fatal attack 2017-08-18T20:10:53Z 2017-08-18T14:49:50Z 2017-08-18T20:10:52Z Police in Finland say they are looking for more potential suspects in the stabbing of several people in the western city of Turku. State Department email restored after worldwide outage 2017-08-18T20:01:56Z 2017-08-18T15:29:35Z 2017-08-18T20:01:24Z U.S. officials say the State Department has suffered a worldwide email outage affecting its entire unclassified system. The officials said the outage began early Friday morning and that technicians were working to restore email as soon as possible.
Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite 2017-08-18T19:42:53Z 2017-08-17T16:19:36Z 2017-08-18T19:42:51Z Spacewalking astronauts have set free the world's first satellite made with a 3-D printer.
New Ford CEO says company will balance present with future 2017-08-18T18:51:35Z 2017-08-17T11:28:58Z 2017-08-18T18:51:09Z The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the future.
The Latest: Wisconsin Assembly passes $3B Foxconn bill 2017-08-18T17:30:10Z 2017-08-17T21:59:28Z 2017-08-18T17:30:06Z A $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group is poised to pass the Wisconsin Assembly on a bipartisan vote.
Turner is latest to plan sports streaming service 2017-08-18T17:24:10Z 2017-08-17T11:40:01Z 2017-08-18T17:24:10Z Turner is the latest TV company to plan a sports streaming app as traditional television companies chase millennial audiences. Apple CEO makes $2 million pledge to fight hate 2017-08-18T16:24:54Z 2017-08-17T17:59:05Z 2017-08-18T16:23:22Z Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's pledge to help lead the fight against the hate that fueled the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The Latest: Trump won't back down on Confederate monuments 2017-08-18T13:21:45Z 2017-08-17T11:59:01Z 2017-08-18T13:21:43Z Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford has strongly endorsed the statements by the leaders of the four major U.S. military services, who spoke out against racism and extremism.
Cash family: Keep Johnny's name away from 'hateful ideology' 2017-08-18T12:30:09Z 2017-08-17T15:29:01Z 2017-08-18T12:30:02Z The children of Johnny Cash are asking white supremacists and other hate groups not to wear or use the name or image of the country singer. Loss of sea ice leads walruses to early appearance in Alaska 2017-08-18T12:21:23Z 2017-08-16T22:28:59Z 2017-08-18T12:21:19Z The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Pacific walruses have begun coming ashore along Alaska's northwest coast and it's likely because sea ice in the Arctic Ocean already has receded beyond the outer continental shelf. SeaWorld veterinarians euthanize orca that had lung disease 2017-08-18T12:12:07Z 2017-08-16T19:28:44Z 2017-08-18T12:11:54Z SeaWorld veterinarians euthanize orca suffering from lung disease at San Diego park. Indian IT company Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns 2017-08-18T12:10:24Z 2017-08-18T05:59:21Z 2017-08-18T12:10:09Z Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns following differences with company's founders. Lithuanian man brought to US to face $100 million fraud case 2017-08-18T09:10:01Z 2017-08-17T21:19:29Z 2017-08-18T09:09:56Z A Lithuanian man has been extradited to the United States to face charges that he duped U.S.-based Google and Facebook into sending him over $100 million.
Under fire _ from GOP _ Trump digs in on Confederate icons 2017-08-18T08:10:42Z 2017-08-17T07:49:04Z 2017-08-18T08:10:42Z President Donald Trump has abruptly dismantled two of his White House business councils-an apparent attempt to manage his increasing isolation and the continued fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
'Maniacal' focus on China puts Trump aide out of mainstream 2017-08-18T07:02:18Z 2017-08-17T22:19:20Z 2017-08-18T07:02:12Z Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering China's emerging superpower status, but his call for an "economic war" on the Asian nation puts him far outside the mainstream. Egypt archaeologists discover tombs dating back 2,000 years 2017-08-18T06:51:39Z 2017-08-16T09:18:29Z 2017-08-18T06:51:37Z Egyptian archaeologists discover tombs dating back more than 2,000 years, from the Ptolemaic Period.
The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona 2017-08-18T06:32:02Z 2017-08-17T16:19:09Z 2017-08-18T06:32:02Z Spain's El Pais newspaper, citing police sources, says the two perpetrators of the van crash in Barcelona are holed up in a bar. Asian shares slide as Wall Street fall, Spain attack weigh 2017-08-18T05:59:36Z 2017-08-17T14:19:03Z 2017-08-18T05:59:33Z US stocks start lower as Wal-Mart's results weigh on retailers and a disappointing sales forecast from Cisco Systems puts pressure on technology companies. Scientists potentially narrow MH370 search area to 3 spots 2017-08-18T02:32:43Z 2017-08-16T05:48:28Z 2017-08-18T02:32:18Z Scientists have potentially narrowed the search area for the missing Malaysian airliner to three specific locations in the southern Indian Ocean.
Missouri lawmaker posts, deletes Trump assassination comment 2017-08-18T00:29:37Z 2017-08-17T21:09:16Z 2017-08-18T00:29:36Z A Missouri lawmaker says she posted and deleted a comment on Facebook saying she hoped for President Donald Trump's assassination. Neuroscientist who studied Einstein's brain dies at 90 2017-08-17T23:32:17Z 2017-08-17T17:19:38Z 2017-08-17T23:32:11Z A founder of modern neuroscience who studied Einstein's brain has died.
Trump isolation growing as business panels dismantled 2017-08-17T22:09:43Z 2017-08-16T07:58:26Z 2017-08-17T22:09:43Z President Donald Trump is defiantly blaming "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia and rebuffing the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests. Gore to give keynote at US clean energy summit in Las Vegas 2017-08-17T21:30:16Z 2017-08-17T13:19:03Z 2017-08-17T21:30:14Z Former Vice President Al Gore has agreed to be the keynote speaker at a national clean energy summit in Las Vegas in October. Call the fashion cops: 'Jorts-wearing bandit' hits St. Louis 2017-08-17T21:12:11Z 2017-08-16T14:08:30Z 2017-08-17T21:11:50Z Law enforcement are urging anyone who recognizes a man accused of robbing St. Louis-area Walgreens stores while wearing jean shorts to call "the fashion police.".
Body scanners being piloted in Los Angeles subway system 2017-08-17T17:54:09Z 2017-08-16T19:38:56Z 2017-08-17T17:54:09Z Passengers boarding subway trains in Los Angeles may soon be shuffled through airport-style body scanners that are aimed to detect firearms and explosives. Report: German-backed Arabic website blocked by Egypt 2017-08-17T17:51:08Z 2017-08-17T17:49:17Z 2017-08-17T17:51:03Z German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle says an Arabic-language news and culture website it operates has been blocked in Egypt. Nobel winner shot for promoting education to study at Oxford 2017-08-17T17:40:04Z 2017-08-17T10:00:24Z 2017-08-17T17:39:51Z Education activist Malala Yousafzai has gained a place at the University of Oxford. Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel range 2017-08-17T17:02:25Z 2017-08-17T01:48:41Z 2017-08-17T17:02:23Z Hyundai Motor says its new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will travel more than 580 kilometers (360 miles) between fill-ups. Neutron beams, x-rays reveal more about T. rex relative 2017-08-17T16:31:13Z 2017-08-15T19:37:59Z 2017-08-17T16:31:11Z Researchers at one of the nation's top federal laboratories have used neutron beams and high-energy X-rays to produce the highest resolution scan ever done of the inner workings of a fossilized tyrannosaur skull.
SpaceX Dragon delivers scientific bounty to space station 2017-08-17T15:31:21Z 2017-08-16T11:58:18Z 2017-08-17T15:31:19Z A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station, delivering a bonanza of science experiments.
Accidental deaths of endangered whale threatens its survival 2017-08-17T14:52:38Z 2017-08-15T17:28:05Z 2017-08-17T14:52:38Z Marine conservation groups say accidental deaths this year among the endangered North Atlantic right whales threaten the species' survival.
Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel range 2017-08-17T13:40:19Z 2017-08-17T07:18:51Z 2017-08-17T13:39:18Z Hyundai Motor says its new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will travel more than 580 kilometers (360 miles) between fill-ups. Researchers to study chemical contamination of US waters 2017-08-17T11:50:37Z 2017-08-15T13:27:44Z 2017-08-17T11:50:37Z Professors at the University of Rhode Island and Harvard University are studying chemicals that have contaminated water at sites nationwide. New UK aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at port 2017-08-17T11:32:25Z 2017-08-16T06:48:13Z 2017-08-17T11:32:17Z Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has arrived at its home port in southern England to great fanfare. Former Michigan Rep. Vern Ehlers, a physicist, dies at 83 2017-08-17T09:29:58Z 2017-08-16T22:00:03Z 2017-08-17T09:29:56Z Former U.S. Rep. Vern Ehlers, a research physicist who served 17 years representing a district in western Michigan, has died. Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves 2017-08-17T07:54:55Z 2017-08-16T18:08:53Z 2017-08-17T07:54:55Z Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor will fight with smaller gloves, though not nearly as small as the ones McGregor is used to wearing. On a chaotic day in DC, Trump goes after Amazon, again 2017-08-17T06:19:13Z 2017-08-16T11:38:28Z 2017-08-17T06:19:09Z President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Amazon, and he says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers.". 5 researchers share $500,000 prize for work on gene editing 2017-08-17T05:20:22Z 2017-08-15T13:37:56Z 2017-08-17T05:20:18Z Five researchers will share a $500,000 medical prize for their roles in developing a ground-breaking gene-editing tool that lets scientists alter the DNA of living cells. Asian shares mostly higher following gains on Wall Street 2017-08-17T04:39:03Z 2017-08-16T14:18:27Z 2017-08-17T04:38:57Z US stocks are rising as retailers including Urban Outfitters recover from their stumble a day ago. Prosecutors seek records related to Inauguration Day protest 2017-08-17T01:11:11Z 2017-08-15T17:37:54Z 2017-08-17T01:11:05Z The U.S government is asking a court to force a web hosting company to turn over what the company says is a vast amount of information related to a website used to organize Inauguration Day protests that turned destructive.
Facebook bans white nationalist's accounts over hate speech 2017-08-16T22:29:27Z 2017-08-16T16:28:35Z 2017-08-16T22:29:18Z Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that ended in deadly violence. Wildlife officials determine bald eagle had lead poisoning 2017-08-16T21:39:42Z 2017-08-15T16:28:06Z 2017-08-16T21:39:38Z Pennsylvania wildlife officials say a bald eagle that is suffering from lead poisoning is in guarded condition. Protests at Google offices over worker's firing are canceled 2017-08-16T21:09:22Z 2017-08-16T16:18:30Z 2017-08-16T21:09:17Z Protests planned at Google offices around the country over the firing of an employee who questioned company diversity efforts have been postponed.
Science Says: Lightning is zapping fewer Americans, not more 2017-08-16T18:42:16Z 2017-08-15T07:37:47Z 2017-08-16T18:42:15Z Lightning _ once one of nature's biggest killers _is claiming far fewer lives in the United States, mostly because we've learned to get out of the way. Indian company regrets leak of 'Game of Thrones' episode 2017-08-16T18:39:34Z 2017-08-16T10:48:26Z 2017-08-16T18:39:28Z An India-based media technology company says it regrets the recent leak of an episode of the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones" by four of its current and former employees. World's biggest shipper: cyberattack cost up to $300 million 2017-08-16T18:21:11Z 2017-08-16T08:28:38Z 2017-08-16T18:21:06Z Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk says the June cyberattack that chiefly paralyzed its core shipping business is estimated to have cost $200 million-$300 million. Scottish Parliament under cyberattack, no systems breached 2017-08-16T17:41:58Z 2017-08-16T17:38:32Z 2017-08-16T17:41:55Z Officials at the Scottish Parliament say the legislature's IT systems are under sustained cyberattack but have not been breached.
Woman gets OK for license plate inspired by 'covfefe' tweet 2017-08-16T16:20:55Z 2017-08-15T04:17:29Z 2017-08-16T16:20:51Z Ohio officials have granted a woman's request to have President Donald Trump's mysterious tweeted typo, "covfefe," on her license plate.
German Chancellor Merkel's favorite emoji is a smiley 2017-08-16T16:00:28Z 2017-08-16T13:48:27Z 2017-08-16T16:00:18Z German Chancellor Angela Merkel's favorite emoji is a smiley _ and on a good day it's one with a heart.
Michael Moore leads audience of Broadway play to Trump Tower 2017-08-16T15:19:03Z 2017-08-16T02:48:16Z 2017-08-16T15:18:48Z Michael Moore has led the audience of his Broadway play to Trump Tower to protest President Donald Trump's comments about last weekend's deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Netflix wins 'Scandal' creator Rhimes in blow to Disney, ABC 2017-08-16T15:11:55Z 2017-08-14T07:06:57Z 2017-08-16T15:11:50Z Shonda Rhimes, the creator of the popular television series "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," has signed a deal to make new series for Netflix. Tyson's solar eclipse tip: Don't video it, experience it 2017-08-16T14:41:40Z 2017-08-15T00:07:37Z 2017-08-16T14:41:39Z Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphones and take in the phenomenon yourself. Judge orders LinkedIn to stop blocking data-scraping firm 2017-08-16T13:51:07Z 2017-08-15T16:37:47Z 2017-08-16T13:51:07Z A federal judge has ordered LinkedIn to stop blocking a startup firm from scraping users' personal profiles for data. New Facebook data center a boost to Ohio's technology sector 2017-08-16T13:13:30Z 2017-08-15T17:47:53Z 2017-08-16T13:12:29Z Facebook plans to invest $750 million in a new data center in central Ohio, marking additional growth in the state's technology sector.
Social media harnessed to expose white nationalists at rally 2017-08-16T13:13:28Z 2017-08-14T21:17:31Z 2017-08-16T13:12:27Z Social media harnessed to expose white nationalists who attended violent rally in Charlottesville.
More than spectacle: Eclipses create science and so can you 2017-08-16T11:40:22Z 2017-08-14T08:07:01Z 2017-08-16T11:40:04Z Next week's stunning solar eclipse in the United States will generate as much science as oohs and aahs. SpaceX launches experiments, ice cream to space station 2017-08-16T09:10:02Z 2017-08-14T14:17:07Z 2017-08-16T09:09:25Z SpaceX is about to launch several-thousand pounds of research to the International Space Station _ plus ice cream.
The Latest: Paul Ryan tweets 'white supremacy is repulsive' 2017-08-16T08:20:18Z 2017-08-15T10:17:44Z 2017-08-16T08:20:18Z The leaders of four minority House caucus groups have written a letter on President Donald Trump calling for the removal of White House staff aides Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller and Sebastian Gorka.
Google, GoDaddy boot neo-Nazi site that mocked rally victim 2017-08-16T08:11:54Z 2017-08-14T16:57:15Z 2017-08-16T08:11:50Z A leading neo-Nazi website that promoted a Virginia rally that ended in deadly violence Saturday is losing its internet domain host. British cybersecurity expert pleads not guilty to US charges 2017-08-16T05:19:50Z 2017-08-14T11:37:03Z 2017-08-16T05:19:49Z A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack is expected in court Monday to hear federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information in 2014. Music service Pandora names Dish streaming exec Lynch as CEO 2017-08-16T04:21:47Z 2017-08-14T21:07:18Z 2017-08-16T04:21:22Z Music service Pandora has named Roger Lynch, the head of Dish's streaming video service, as its CEO as it wrestles with competition from Spotify and other newer music apps.
Rare crocodile eggs hatched at Cambodian conservation center 2017-08-16T02:58:28Z 2017-08-15T12:57:45Z 2017-08-16T02:58:27Z Nine eggs of an endangered crocodile species found in the wild in June and taken to a conservation center in southern Cambodia have hatched. Missouri woman fired after post against police support sign 2017-08-16T02:53:24Z 2017-08-15T20:58:18Z 2017-08-16T02:52:09Z Missouri woman says she was fired from her job after criticizing a coffee shop on social media for displaying a 'Back the Blue' sign supporting police.
US retail sales jumped 0.6 percent in July 2017-08-16T00:48:37Z 2017-08-15T12:47:52Z 2017-08-16T00:48:16Z US retail sales rose 0.6 percent in July amid strong auto demand, best gain in 7 months. Pressured by government, Uber agrees to protect rider data 2017-08-15T22:00:16Z 2017-08-15T16:48:04Z 2017-08-15T22:00:12Z Ride-hailing service Uber has agreed to protect customer data and audit the use of rider information in order to settle a complaint filed by the federal government. Oops? Trump retweets critic saying 'he's a fascist' 2017-08-15T21:00:24Z 2017-08-15T12:47:46Z 2017-08-15T21:00:23Z President Donald Trump appears to have mistakenly retweeted a message from one of his critics saying "he's a fascist.". The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store 2017-08-15T20:08:29Z 2017-08-15T19:57:53Z 2017-08-15T20:08:03Z This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store. No 'Game of Thrones' in latest HBO hacker leak 2017-08-15T18:49:35Z 2017-08-13T20:47:09Z 2017-08-15T18:49:27Z Hackers continue to pester HBO, leaking 3 episodes from the upcoming season of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' airing this fall, Sunday night's episode of 'Insecure' and episodes of several lower-profile HBO shows.
Water agency hires firm to evaluate Niagara Falls discharge 2017-08-15T16:29:57Z 2017-08-15T04:17:34Z 2017-08-15T16:29:54Z The public agency that was responsible for black, smelly water being discharged into water below Niagara Falls says it's hired an engineering firm to evaluate the discharge.
Arctic voyage finds global warming impact on ice, animals 2017-08-15T14:58:09Z 2017-08-14T16:07:22Z 2017-08-15T14:58:09Z Arctic voyage finds global warming impact on historic Northwest Passage's sea ice, wildlife, native communities.
Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea 2017-08-15T13:29:10Z 2017-08-15T12:07:46Z 2017-08-15T13:29:05Z The head of Ukraine's top rocket-making company is rejecting claims that its technologies might have been shipped to North Korea. Facebook anonymously launched an app in China 2017-08-15T12:50:46Z 2017-08-12T19:46:03Z 2017-08-15T12:50:37Z Facebook has launched a photo-sharing app in China that does not carry the company's name.
Science Says: Trump team garbles climate science 2017-08-15T12:50:00Z 2017-08-10T07:15:39Z 2017-08-15T12:49:58Z When it comes to the actual science of climate change, what President Trump and his cabinet say conflicts with what science, data and peer-reviewed studies show.
China says US trade probe would violate international rules 2017-08-15T12:38:34Z 2017-08-15T10:47:48Z 2017-08-15T12:38:00Z China says it will "resolutely safeguard" its interests in response to a possible trade probe ordered by President Donald Trump into Beijing's technology policies. China says US trade probe would violate international rules 2017-08-15T10:49:11Z 2017-08-15T02:57:28Z 2017-08-15T10:49:09Z China says it will respond to a possible trade probe ordered by U.S. President Donald Trump with "all appropriate measures" to protect Chinese interests.
Reward offered to catch Nevada lake invasive fish dumper 2017-08-15T08:00:00Z 2017-08-12T17:36:01Z 2017-08-15T07:59:58Z Nevada game wardens who spend most their time hunting for big-game poachers have turned their sights on an even more serious threat to nature in the mountains around Great Basin National Park near the Utah line. Wisconsin Assembly committee approves Foxconn incentives 2017-08-15T07:08:38Z 2017-08-14T17:27:21Z 2017-08-15T07:07:58Z A Wisconsin state Assembly committee is set to vote on a $3 billion tax incentive package for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group.
Asian stocks rise after Koreas, US make diplomatic overtures 2017-08-15T06:39:37Z 2017-08-14T14:37:07Z 2017-08-15T06:39:37Z Stocks are rising broadly as the international tensions that affected the market last week appear to ease.
The Latest: Student leaders say campuses should be safe 2017-08-15T06:30:13Z 2017-08-14T14:47:08Z 2017-08-15T06:30:13Z A Virginia judge has denied bond for an Ohio man accused of plowing his car into a crowd at a white nationalist rally until he has an attorney. Target moves to shore up grocery, improve delivery service 2017-08-15T05:17:37Z 2017-08-14T16:37:16Z 2017-08-15T05:17:33Z Target buying delivery software maker Grand Junction to help it offer same-day delivery service to in-store shoppers.
The Latest: Intel CEO resigns from Trump business council 2017-08-15T04:19:16Z 2017-08-14T11:27:16Z 2017-08-15T04:19:16Z Attorney General Jeff Sessions says "too much has been read into" President Donald Trump's statement Saturday in the aftermath of violence at a demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia. Washington state utility's nuclear waste shipments suspended 2017-08-15T04:18:37Z 2017-08-12T18:56:15Z 2017-08-15T04:18:35Z Officials in Washington state indefinitely suspended a public utility's authority to ship low-level radioactive waste after the utility mislabeled a shipment.
The TV-streaming paradox: Why you may miss the cable bundle 2017-08-15T02:20:56Z 2017-08-11T15:45:14Z 2017-08-15T02:20:37Z The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming packages that wind up costing pretty close to a $100 cable bundle but are more difficult to use. California official sues EPA over records on administrator 2017-08-15T00:58:32Z 2017-08-11T19:15:42Z 2017-08-15T00:58:29Z California's attorney general is suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to provide records he contends could show conflicts of interest by Administrator Scott Pruitt. Officer on fatal Charlottesville crash: 'Hahahaha love this' 2017-08-14T22:29:34Z 2017-08-14T05:26:56Z 2017-08-14T22:29:32Z A Massachusetts police department is investigating a Facebook comment purportedly made by an officer "mocking" the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, that killed one person and injured at least 19 others.
Google CEO Pichai cancels 'town hall' on gender dispute 2017-08-14T21:10:39Z 2017-08-11T05:24:54Z 2017-08-14T21:09:39Z Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled a town hall meant to address gender discrimination Thursday after leaks of the company's internal message platform began to appear online. China appeals to Trump to avoid 'trade war' 2017-08-14T20:57:56Z 2017-08-14T04:46:53Z 2017-08-14T20:57:45Z A Chinese state newspaper has warned President Donald Trump "could trigger a trade war" if he goes ahead with plans to launch an investigation of whether China is stealing U.S. technology.
Snap stock hits lowest level since IPO after paltry earnings 2017-08-14T20:42:24Z 2017-08-11T16:05:12Z 2017-08-14T20:42:24Z Shares of Snap Inc. are down sharply following paltry earnings results. 2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal 2017-08-14T19:00:12Z 2017-08-10T18:15:00Z 2017-08-14T19:00:09Z The U.S. weather agency said last year's weather was far more extreme or record breaking than anything approaching normal.
The Latest: Attorney: British cyber expert will be cleared 2017-08-14T18:48:25Z 2017-08-14T15:27:21Z 2017-08-14T18:48:21Z A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack has pleaded not guilty to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information in 2014.
Snapchat's not-growing pains are a boom for Instagram 2017-08-14T17:21:59Z 2017-08-10T18:55:01Z 2017-08-14T17:20:48Z Snap Inc. should be very worried about Facebook's Instagram Stories, which now has more users than Snapchat itself.
The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space station 2017-08-14T17:00:12Z 2017-08-14T16:40:18Z 2017-08-14T17:00:02Z SpaceX launches science experiments to the International Space Station _ plus ice cream.
A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now 2017-08-14T16:41:24Z 2017-08-14T07:27:08Z 2017-08-14T16:40:10Z A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now.
Crash suspect's ex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism 2017-08-14T14:21:05Z 2017-08-13T06:36:39Z 2017-08-14T14:20:31Z A car rammed into a crowd of protesters and a helicopter crashed into the woods as tension boiled over at a white supremacist rally that left three dead and this usually quiet college town a bloodied symbol of the nation's roiling racial divisions. No longer king of the jungle: New fund to aid Africa's lions 2017-08-14T12:48:15Z 2017-08-11T09:05:32Z 2017-08-14T12:48:03Z No longer king of the jungle: Fund launches to save Africa's lions as poaching remains threat.
Perseid meteor shower 'warm-up act' for this month's eclipse 2017-08-14T12:29:53Z 2017-08-10T20:54:51Z 2017-08-14T12:29:47Z Consider this weekend's Perseid meteor shower an opening act for this month's total solar eclipse.
White House scrambles to explain Trump's response to clashes 2017-08-14T07:40:17Z 2017-08-13T06:36:22Z 2017-08-14T07:40:17Z Trump blames "many sides" for the violent clashes between protesters and white supremacists in Virginia.
Taylor Swift groping trial draws attention to hidden outrage 2017-08-14T06:27:32Z 2017-08-12T16:26:13Z 2017-08-14T06:27:29Z Taylor Swift's allegation that a former morning radio host reached under her skirt and grabbed her backside during a photo session is bringing attention to a common but largely hidden outrage for many women.
Trump administration urged to avoid salmon protection rules 2017-08-14T04:39:56Z 2017-08-10T07:14:24Z 2017-08-14T04:38:49Z A group that represents farmers says saving imperiled salmon in the largest river system in the Pacific Northwest is too costly and is turning to the Trump administration.
A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now 2017-08-14T00:18:18Z 2017-08-14T00:16:48Z 2017-08-14T00:18:13Z A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now.
Bolt gets the cheers, and Americans get the medals at worlds 2017-08-13T23:27:55Z 2017-08-13T09:46:27Z 2017-08-13T23:27:55Z The walks set the pace for a furious final day at the world championships with 11 finals and a final tribute to Usain Bolt. More Uber woes: Exec resigns, investor sues ousted CEO 2017-08-13T21:41:40Z 2017-08-10T22:14:49Z 2017-08-13T21:41:40Z Uber Technologies Inc. faced a fresh round of turmoil Thursday, with its chief of global operations resigning and investors suing the company's former CEO. Leaked email shows HBO negotiating with hackers 2017-08-13T14:38:32Z 2017-08-11T18:25:47Z 2017-08-13T14:38:32Z An email sent by HBO to a group of hackers shows the entertainment company expressed willingness to pay $250,000 to the hackers as they threatened to release electronic data swiped from HBO's servers. TV confidential: Signs of season to come at critics' meeting 2017-08-13T11:57:10Z 2017-08-11T17:35:30Z 2017-08-13T11:57:10Z After the stardust had settled, the just-ended Television Critics Association's annual summer meeting revealed a lot, if not everything, about the 2017-18 TV season. The Latest: 3 arrested in connection to violent clashes 2017-08-13T11:26:35Z 2017-08-12T18:36:19Z 2017-08-13T11:26:35Z Authorities are on the scene after a vehicle plows into a group of people marching peacefully through downtown Charlottesville.
Danish police say no body found inside sunken submarine 2017-08-13T11:16:29Z 2017-08-13T11:06:28Z 2017-08-13T11:16:28Z Danish police: no body of missing Swedish journalist found inside sunk submarine.
Trump blames 'many sides' for violent clashes in Virginia 2017-08-13T06:38:18Z 2017-08-12T18:56:43Z 2017-08-13T06:37:09Z President Donald Trump says there's "no place" in the United States for the kind of violence that's broken out at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
For electric cars to take off, they'll need place to charge 2017-08-13T03:26:49Z 2017-08-11T11:05:05Z 2017-08-13T03:26:49Z Electric cars are gaining momentum, but charging infrastructure needs to catch up.
The Latest: Trump's remarks on clashes draw strong reactions 2017-08-13T02:46:20Z 2017-08-12T20:06:05Z 2017-08-13T02:46:18Z Trump condemns "in the strongest possible terms" what he's calling an "egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides".
Lawyer: Livestreamed, deadly crash caused by blown tire 2017-08-12T22:18:03Z 2017-08-12T22:16:09Z 2017-08-12T22:17:55Z The defense attorney for a teenage driver accused of driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister says a mechanical problem may have caused the accident in California.
New hope for endangered eels, Japanese summer delicacy 2017-08-12T19:28:52Z 2017-08-10T04:24:30Z 2017-08-12T19:28:46Z The endangered Japanese summer delicacy of roasted eel, braised with a tangy sauce and sprinkled with prickly mountain pepper, may get a new lease on life with commercial farming.
Submarine owner detained over journalist's disappearance 2017-08-12T19:27:27Z 2017-08-12T09:05:48Z 2017-08-12T19:27:27Z A judge will decide if the owner of an amateur-built submarine should be held in custody during an investigation into whether he is responsible for the disappearance of a Swedish woman who had been onboard his submarine that sank off Denmark's east coast.
US stocks snap 3-day losing streak in roller coaster week 2017-08-12T19:07:18Z 2017-08-11T14:35:21Z 2017-08-12T19:07:04Z U.S. stocks are edging higher in early trading, recouping some of the losses after the market's biggest single-day drop in nearly three months. Walmart says gun-display back-to-school promotion was prank 2017-08-12T18:47:29Z 2017-08-12T00:45:45Z 2017-08-12T18:46:40Z Walmart says an internal investigation shows that it was the victim of a prank when a photograph showed up on social media purporting to show a sign reading "Own The School Year Like A Hero" atop a case filled with guns. Loggerhead sea turtle released after rehab 2017-08-12T17:56:13Z 2017-08-09T12:13:48Z 2017-08-12T17:56:12Z A loggerhead sea turtle that was rescued in Virginia has been released back into the ocean after undergoing rehabilitation in New Jersey. Facebook envisions Watch feature as TV for social media 2017-08-12T17:19:55Z 2017-08-10T15:44:36Z 2017-08-12T17:19:33Z Facebook is launching a new section dedicated to live and recorded video. California court orders billionaire to reopen beloved beach 2017-08-12T15:51:09Z 2017-08-11T00:44:49Z 2017-08-12T15:50:02Z A California appeals court says a San Francisco Bay-area billionaire needs to open an access road to a beloved beach in Half Moon Bay, upholding a lower court's ruling against Vinod Khosla.
The Latest: Sub owner ordered held in woman's disappearance 2017-08-12T15:47:14Z 2017-08-12T15:17:10Z 2017-08-12T15:47:13Z A Danish court has ordered the owner of an amateur-built submarine to be held in pre-trial detention for 24 days while police investigate the disappearance of a Swedish journalist who had been on the ship.
James Cameron says 'Terminator 2' as 'timely as it ever was' 2017-08-12T15:47:00Z 2017-08-11T16:05:54Z 2017-08-12T15:46:56Z Director and writer James Cameron returns to 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' 26 years after it came out and finds it 'timely as it ever was'. Merkel emphasizes German prosperity, security at rally 2017-08-12T14:07:43Z 2017-08-12T12:26:24Z 2017-08-12T14:06:17Z German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the final phase of her election campaign, focusing her record, emphasizing the growth in economic security and prosperity achieved in her dozen years at the helm.
Senate GOP rallies behind McConnell in feud with Trump 2017-08-12T07:17:28Z 2017-08-11T08:45:02Z 2017-08-12T07:17:19Z President Donald Trump is suggesting that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might have to think about stepping aside if he doesn't deliver on the president's agenda of health care, taxes and infrastructure.
Kenyatta declared winner of disputed Kenya presidential vote 2017-08-12T06:57:37Z 2017-08-11T07:55:09Z 2017-08-12T06:57:35Z Kenya waits to hear final results of already disputed presidential vote; could be within hours. Lithuanian court OKs extradition in US phishing case 2017-08-12T02:18:07Z 2017-08-11T09:05:30Z 2017-08-12T02:18:04Z A Lithuanian court says a businessman suspected of tricking more than $100 million out of Google and Facebook in an elaborate cybercrime case should be extradited to the United States.
Billionaire suggests black senator worse than Ku Klux Klan 2017-08-12T01:08:16Z 2017-08-11T18:05:25Z 2017-08-12T01:08:11Z A billionaire hedge fund executive has apologized for suggesting that a black New York state senator has done "more damage to people of color than anyone who has ever donned a hood.". NBC moves 130 Premier League games to streaming service 2017-08-11T20:47:17Z 2017-08-11T17:25:48Z 2017-08-11T20:46:58Z NBC experiments by moving 130 Premier League games from cable to streaming service.
The Latest: GOP defends Senate leader against Trump attacks 2017-08-11T19:28:39Z 2017-08-11T19:25:40Z 2017-08-11T19:28:26Z Senate Republicans are rallying in support of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, pushing back against the onslaught of criticism from President Donald Trump.
Experimental defense unit funds new tech but faces skeptics 2017-08-11T19:20:07Z 2017-08-11T02:14:52Z 2017-08-11T19:19:15Z President Donald Trump's administration is endorsing a Barack Obama-era effort enlisting startup companies to develop solutions for the military's toughest technology challenges.
Scientists name prehistoric croc after Lemmy from Motorhead 2017-08-11T17:58:43Z 2017-08-09T13:43:53Z 2017-08-11T17:58:42Z Scientists have named a prehistoric crocodile described as "one of the nastiest sea creatures to have ever inhabited the earth" after Motorhead frontman and heavy metal icon Lemmy Kilmister. Consumers Reports pulls Microsoft laptop recommendation 2017-08-11T15:09:54Z 2017-08-10T12:24:26Z 2017-08-11T15:09:17Z Consumer Reports is pulling its recommendation of four Microsoft laptops after a survey found that users were complaining about problems with the devices. Asian stocks slump on profit-taking after US-NKorea tensions 2017-08-11T12:55:44Z 2017-08-10T14:24:30Z 2017-08-11T12:55:34Z Technology companies are leading a broad slide in U.S. stocks in early trading as investors pore over the latest batch of corporate earnings reports. Merkel rival Schulz calls for electric car quotas in Europe 2017-08-11T11:56:05Z 2017-08-11T11:25:11Z 2017-08-11T11:55:58Z Chancellor Angela Merkel's main rival in Germany's upcoming election is calling for a Europe-wide quota for electric cars.
A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now 2017-08-11T11:37:35Z 2017-08-11T00:04:50Z 2017-08-11T11:36:32Z A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now.
Disney to launch streaming services for movies, live sports 2017-08-11T05:27:16Z 2017-08-08T21:13:31Z 2017-08-11T05:26:13Z Disney is launching a new streaming service for its movies, and an ESPN service for some - but not all - sports.
Kenya election dispute intensifies with conflicting claims 2017-08-11T03:55:46Z 2017-08-10T09:14:21Z 2017-08-11T03:55:38Z An international observer mission is urging Kenyans to be calm as they await final election results following opposition allegations of vote-rigging and the deaths of several people in election protests.
Soggy no more: Seattle turns switch with record dry streak 2017-08-11T02:48:22Z 2017-08-09T22:14:17Z 2017-08-11T02:47:21Z Residents in Seattle are soaking up the sunshine as the city known for its overcast days experiences its longest dry streak in more than six decades.
The Latest: Kisner joins Olesen in share of the lead at PGA 2017-08-11T01:38:10Z 2017-08-10T14:55:52Z 2017-08-11T01:37:09Z The Latest: South Africa's Ernie Els was hoping to make a splash in his 100th major championship, but the "Big Easy" is off to a rocky start at PGA Championship at Quail Hollow playing the first seven holes in 5 over.
Meet the new heavyweight champion of dinosaurs: Patagotitan 2017-08-10T21:48:34Z 2017-08-08T23:23:28Z 2017-08-10T21:48:34Z A new study describes the biggest dinosaur ever, a plant-eater that made T. Rex look like a munchkin. Spray can stunt prompts Twitter to act on hateful tweets 2017-08-10T21:38:49Z 2017-08-09T16:14:01Z 2017-08-10T21:38:44Z Angry artist manages to get Twitter to remove hateful tweets _ by spray painting them in front of the company's German headquarters.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some