Tribes oppose planned bioterror tests near Oklahoma graves 2017-12-17T04:11:07Z 2017-12-16T15:56:12Z 2017-12-17T04:10:59Z Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the government's plan. SpaceX 1st: Recycled rocket soars with recycled capsule 2017-12-17T04:10:39Z 2017-12-15T15:45:27Z 2017-12-17T04:10:38Z SpaceX has racked up another first, launching a recycled rocket with a recycled capsule on a NASA grocery run.
Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy 2017-12-17T03:59:55Z 2017-12-15T23:36:38Z 2017-12-17T03:59:52Z A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power.
Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct 2017-12-17T03:59:52Z 2017-12-16T00:25:48Z 2017-12-17T03:59:48Z A federal judge has unsealed an inflammatory letter sent by a former Uber security specialist alleging the ride-hailing service dispatched a team of spies to steal its rivals' trade secrets and engage in other shady behavior to thwart its competition. A bird, a plane, a polar bear? Wild guests at Alaska airport 2017-12-16T19:01:35Z 2017-12-15T21:37:43Z 2017-12-16T19:01:21Z Many airports have problems dealing with bird strikes, but the one in America's farthest north community is having issues lately with marine mammals. Dakota Access developer, publication argue over lawsuit 2017-12-16T16:59:00Z 2017-12-14T17:55:16Z 2017-12-16T16:58:58Z The Texas-based developer of the Dakota Access pipeline and a Florida-based environmental publication are arguing in federal court in North Dakota over whether something billed as a social movement can be sued. Scientists solve speed surprise in stratospheric stunt 2017-12-16T16:58:56Z 2017-12-14T15:35:16Z 2017-12-16T16:58:52Z Scientists say they've figured out why an Austrian who became the first skydiver to break the speed of sound fell faster than the drag of his body should have allowed. Eighth planet found in faraway solar system, matching ours 2017-12-16T16:58:52Z 2017-12-14T20:05:16Z 2017-12-16T16:58:46Z An 8th planet has been found in a faraway solar system, matching ours in numbers.
2 rare sea lion attacks shut down cove in San Francisco Bay 2017-12-16T16:58:48Z 2017-12-15T22:05:39Z 2017-12-16T16:58:44Z Two unusual sea lion attacks in a San Francisco Bay cove have led authorities to close the popular area to swimmers. EPA chemical safety nominee drops out amid strong opposition 2017-12-16T16:58:47Z 2017-12-14T03:04:31Z 2017-12-16T16:58:41Z President Donald Trump's pick to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency has withdrawn his nomination after bipartisan opposition made his Senate confirmation unlikely. NASA drops replica Orion spacecraft to test parachutes 2017-12-16T16:58:35Z 2017-12-15T17:55:54Z 2017-12-16T16:58:35Z NASA says it successfully tested the Orion spacecraft's parachutes by dropping a replica spacecraft from an Air Force transport aircraft over a desert test site in southwestern Arizona. Female candidate quits Kansas race over 2005 harassment suit 2017-12-16T15:47:23Z 2017-12-15T22:15:40Z 2017-12-16T15:47:18Z A female congressional candidate has dropped out of the Kansas race over a 12-year-old lawsuit accusing her of sexually harassing a male subordinate.
Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy 2017-12-16T14:58:04Z 2017-12-16T08:26:05Z 2017-12-16T14:58:02Z A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power.
Trump assails FBI leadership, touts loyalty to police 2017-12-16T13:57:06Z 2017-12-15T12:55:38Z 2017-12-16T13:57:05Z The White House says newly-revealed FBI records show there is "extreme bias" against President Donald Trump among senior leadership at the FBI. Facebook: Social media scrolling can make you feel bad 2017-12-16T10:26:34Z 2017-12-15T22:39:51Z 2017-12-16T10:26:30Z It's not quite like tobacco companies warning about the dangers of smoking, but Facebook is acknowledging something many already know: Passively scrolling through social media can make you feel bad.
Germany extends facial recognition test at rail station 2017-12-16T06:46:56Z 2017-12-15T12:45:39Z 2017-12-16T06:46:51Z Germany's top security official is extending tests of automatic facial recognition technology after an initial six-month trial showed the system had a good success rate. German government says it backs 'open and free internet' 2017-12-16T06:46:53Z 2017-12-15T13:05:22Z 2017-12-16T06:46:49Z The German government says it backs an "open and free internet" following the U.S. decision to repeal net neutrality rules.
AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter? 2017-12-16T06:46:50Z 2017-12-14T05:24:35Z 2017-12-16T06:46:46Z "Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block. Amazon making nice, prepares sales of Apple TV, Chromecast 2017-12-16T06:46:45Z 2017-12-15T21:55:38Z 2017-12-16T06:46:40Z Amazon is preparing to call a truce in its two-year-old battle with Apple and Google".
Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana 2017-12-16T06:46:42Z 2017-12-15T23:56:33Z 2017-12-16T06:46:38Z Disney $52 billion purchase of Fox seals rift in Marvel, 'Star Wars' universes but it will be unavoidable online and in theaters. US prosecutors move to cash in on $8.5M in seized bitcoin 2017-12-16T06:46:41Z 2017-12-14T23:15:15Z 2017-12-16T06:46:36Z Federal attorneys prosecuting a multimillion-dollar opioid drug-ring case are moving quickly to sell seized bitcoin that's exploded in value to $8.5 million since the alleged ringleader's arrest. Trump reconsiders rules protecting miners from black lung 2017-12-16T03:07:29Z 2017-12-15T16:56:30Z 2017-12-16T03:07:28Z Federal mining regulators are reconsidering regulations intended to protect miners from breathing coal and rock dust, the cause of black lung disease.
Studies: Warming made Harvey's deluge 3 times more likely 2017-12-16T01:26:45Z 2017-12-13T14:04:53Z 2017-12-16T01:26:39Z New studies find global warming's fingerprints were all over the record rainfall from Hurricane Harvey this year.
Tech companies lead US stocks higher as tax plan advances 2017-12-16T01:16:28Z 2017-12-15T15:35:31Z 2017-12-16T01:16:05Z U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading, erasing modest losses from the day before. Italy says Amazon will pay $118 million to end tax dispute 2017-12-16T00:00:25Z 2017-12-15T20:15:35Z 2017-12-16T00:00:20Z Italian tax authorities say Amazon will pay 100 million euros ($118 million) to end a dispute over its tax payments from 2011-2015. Disney buying much of Fox, will help it compete with Netflix 2017-12-15T23:50:27Z 2017-12-14T12:24:45Z 2017-12-15T23:50:23Z Disney is buying a big chunk of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal, gaining U.S. cable channels and a major film studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies.
Fox looks to wrap up Sky takeover in UK, hand over to Disney 2017-12-15T22:08:53Z 2017-12-14T16:55:07Z 2017-12-15T22:08:40Z 21st Century Fox says it will continue to pursue its 11.7 billion ($15.4 billion) takeover offer for Sky, even though Disney is buying a large part of the company owned by Rupert Murdoch's family. Lawyer who struggled at hearing to become judge goes viral 2017-12-15T22:07:08Z 2017-12-15T15:45:51Z 2017-12-15T22:07:05Z A lawyer nominated by President Donald Trump to be a federal judge has become an internet sensation after having difficulty answering basic legal questions. 'Mannequin Skywalker' rides Blue Origin's new crew capsule 2017-12-15T21:48:50Z 2017-12-13T16:04:33Z 2017-12-15T21:48:49Z Blue Origin's 'Mannequin Skywalker' has finally made it to space, just in time for the newest Star Wars movie. EU agrees to catch more fish sustainably in 2018 2017-12-15T21:10:59Z 2017-12-13T11:34:15Z 2017-12-15T21:10:57Z European Union nations have agreed to set quota levels that ensure more sustainable fishing in the Northeastern Atlantic and the North Sea, but environmentalists insist the bloc is behind in its schedule to end overfishing by 2020. Amazon will stream AVP beach volleyball tour next 3 summers 2017-12-15T20:20:55Z 2017-12-14T14:17:54Z 2017-12-15T20:20:29Z Amazon has reached an agreement with the AVP tour to livestream every tournament for the next three summers.
FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality' 2017-12-15T18:09:08Z 2017-12-14T18:55:17Z 2017-12-15T18:09:06Z FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality' rules that equalized access to the internet.
Ng aims to bring AI 'electricity' to manufacturing 2017-12-15T17:59:54Z 2017-12-14T16:45:08Z 2017-12-15T17:59:36Z The artificial intelligence researcher who called AI the new electricity is now trying to make sure every company is plugged in.
New Zealand space launch scrubbed from remote launch site 2017-12-15T17:18:51Z 2017-12-13T01:06:49Z 2017-12-15T17:18:43Z A space launch has been scrubbed from a remote launch site in New Zealand after an engine glitch caused engineers to abort the flight.
Complex life of Kentucky legislator ends in suicide 2017-12-15T15:39:21Z 2017-12-15T08:35:22Z 2017-12-15T15:39:08Z The death of Kentucky lawmaker Dan Johnson has jolted Republican leaders. Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results 2017-12-15T15:30:31Z 2017-12-13T22:44:25Z 2017-12-15T15:30:21Z Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results, summarize opposing sides on contentious questions.
Simmons says he will 'defend' himself following rape claims 2017-12-15T13:57:10Z 2017-12-14T19:56:14Z 2017-12-15T13:57:05Z Music mogul Russell Simmons says on Instagram that he will "begin to properly defend" himself a day after a New York Times story said three women claimed he raped them. What stays, what goes: Disney and Murdoch after the sale 2017-12-15T07:56:34Z 2017-12-14T16:05:02Z 2017-12-15T07:56:08Z Disney is buying a large part of Fox, but Fox News Channel and other U.S. television businesses are staying with the Murdoch family. Men plead guilty to creating 'botnet' used to crash the web 2017-12-15T06:48:34Z 2017-12-13T20:04:37Z 2017-12-15T06:48:21Z Men plead guilty to creating Mirai 'botnet' used in 2016 internet attack.
Lawmaker who spun history of heroics ends life in suicide 2017-12-15T06:46:40Z 2017-12-14T09:04:44Z 2017-12-15T06:46:34Z A coroner says a Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexually assaulting a woman has died in an apparent suicide.
Asian stocks mostly lower as US tax bill uncertainty weighs 2017-12-15T06:16:29Z 2017-12-14T15:35:12Z 2017-12-15T06:15:54Z Gains by technology companies and banks are helping to lift U.S. stocks higher in early trading.
10 Things to Know for Friday 2017-12-15T05:57:09Z 2017-12-15T00:45:20Z 2017-12-15T05:56:08Z Among 10 Things to Know: Rubio defection threatens GOP's slim majority on tax bill; FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'; US says missile parts prove Iran is illicitly arming rebels in Yemen. As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islands 2017-12-15T03:37:13Z 2017-12-14T19:05:14Z 2017-12-15T03:36:33Z Tensions over China's island-building in the South China Sea may have eased in the past year, but Beijing has kept busy.
The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits 2017-12-15T03:16:25Z 2017-12-14T23:45:25Z 2017-12-15T03:15:40Z The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits. The Latest: Trump supports Disney's 21st Century Fox deal 2017-12-15T01:48:51Z 2017-12-14T13:05:11Z 2017-12-15T01:48:39Z Analysts say Disney's $52.4 billion deal to buy a large part of 21st Century Fox will put it in a better position to compete with the likes of Netflix and Amazon.
The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits 2017-12-14T23:46:29Z 2017-12-14T20:55:00Z 2017-12-14T23:46:18Z The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits. Space capsule with 3 astronauts returns to Earth 2017-12-14T22:59:56Z 2017-12-14T09:24:52Z 2017-12-14T22:59:01Z A Russian Soyuz capsule with three astronauts has landed after nearly six months aboard the International Space Station. Russian nuclear plant says it emits leaked nuclear isotope 2017-12-14T22:58:18Z 2017-12-13T13:24:15Z 2017-12-14T22:58:18Z A senior executive at the Russian nuclear processing plant suspected to be behind a spike of radioactivity this fall has admitted that it emits the isotope that was recorded in the Ural mountains.
The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits 2017-12-14T20:45:51Z 2017-12-14T17:25:05Z 2017-12-14T20:45:42Z The Latest: Clyburn blasts FCC net neutrality repeal.
The Latest: Kentucky lawmaker's wife wants to replace him 2017-12-14T19:11:40Z 2017-12-14T15:49:03Z 2017-12-14T19:11:38Z An ominous Facebook post from a Republican Kentucky lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations is part of what prompted his family to report him missing to a local sheriff's department.
Republicans criticize Mueller's probe, but want him to stay 2017-12-14T19:09:21Z 2017-12-13T09:35:24Z 2017-12-14T19:09:18Z An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team over politically charged text messages referred to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as an "idiot.". Study: Loss of water in drought caused Sierra Nevada to rise 2017-12-14T17:58:59Z 2017-12-13T22:14:38Z 2017-12-14T17:58:55Z NASA study says loss of water from rocks during drought caused California's Sierra Nevada to rise nearly an inch in height from October 2011 to October 2015.
GOP's not all that sad; party grapples with Alabama fallout 2017-12-14T17:38:33Z 2017-12-13T08:55:36Z 2017-12-14T17:37:26Z Democrat Doug Jones has won a stunning victory in Alabama's Senate election, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump. Cellphone company T-Mobile to launch TV service next year 2017-12-14T16:49:58Z 2017-12-13T18:04:22Z 2017-12-14T16:49:48Z Cellphone company T-Mobile says it is launching a TV service next year, the latest company to marry wireless and video.
Monkey selfies, eclipse, bitcoin, Lauer top Google in 2017 2017-12-14T16:49:50Z 2017-12-13T08:24:22Z 2017-12-14T16:49:46Z Monkey selfies, eclipse, bitcoin, Lauer top Google in 2017. US firm: Hackers interfered with industrial facility 2017-12-14T15:55:59Z 2017-12-14T15:46:46Z 2017-12-14T15:54:54Z A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers disrupted the operations at an industrial facility using malicious software which interfered with safety equipment. Archaeologists uncover burial sites, statue in Egypt's Aswan 2017-12-14T15:37:52Z 2017-12-14T10:37:32Z 2017-12-14T15:37:09Z Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists have uncovered four intact burial sites in the southern city of Aswan. Police arrest leaders of far-right group retweeted by Trump 2017-12-14T15:05:15Z 2017-12-14T14:56:15Z 2017-12-14T15:05:07Z Two leaders of a British far-right group that gained publicity when it was retweeted by U.S. President Donald Trump have been arrested for allegedly stirring up hatred.
Apple has its investment shoes on this week 2017-12-14T13:00:57Z 2017-12-13T13:34:30Z 2017-12-14T13:00:46Z Apple says it's investing $390 million in Finisar, which makes lasers used in facial recognition. The funds will help to create more than 500 jobs. Records: US Steel failed to test for toxic metal after spill 2017-12-14T10:47:04Z 2017-12-13T23:07:41Z 2017-12-14T10:46:31Z Documents show U.S. Steel failed to test a Lake Michigan tributary for a potentially carcinogenic chemical after a spill from one of the company's plants in northwest Indiana.
Ancient penguin was as big as a (human) Pittsburgh Penguin 2017-12-14T10:37:57Z 2017-12-12T16:14:39Z 2017-12-14T10:37:30Z Fossils from New Zealand have revealed a giant penguin that was about the size of a grown man.
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace 2017-12-14T09:26:39Z 2017-12-12T15:13:47Z 2017-12-14T09:26:39Z A new report card shows permafrost in the Arctic is thawing faster than ever before.
Tillerson's offer of talks with North Korea left hanging 2017-12-14T09:17:05Z 2017-12-13T09:35:10Z 2017-12-14T09:16:58Z Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation.
Ky. lawmaker accused of assault dies in apparent suicide 2017-12-14T09:08:19Z 2017-12-14T02:34:31Z 2017-12-14T09:08:17Z A Republican lawmaker in Kentucky facing sexual assault allegations has killed himself.
The Latest: Some in GOP cheered by Moore loss in Alabama 2017-12-14T08:48:08Z 2017-12-13T11:45:24Z 2017-12-14T08:47:49Z Democrat Doug Jones has won a stunning victory in Alabama's Senate election, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump.
Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea 2017-12-14T07:36:32Z 2017-12-12T22:33:48Z 2017-12-14T07:35:54Z Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation.
Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics 2017-12-14T07:08:29Z 2017-12-12T23:33:53Z 2017-12-14T07:08:22Z Some of Facebook's early friends are now its sharpest critics, accusing it and other social media giants of addicting their users and undermining democracy. Justice Department confirms criminal probe in Uber case 2017-12-14T07:04:46Z 2017-12-13T22:34:39Z 2017-12-14T07:04:44Z A recent letter from the U.S. Attorney's office confirms the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation connected to allegations that former Uber executive Anthony Levandowski stole self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off. Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises 2017-12-14T05:44:49Z 2017-12-13T15:24:22Z 2017-12-14T05:44:49Z U.S. stocks are edging higher in early trading ahead of an expected interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve.
Venezuelans seeing bitcoin boom as survival, not speculation 2017-12-14T02:16:28Z 2017-12-13T17:44:19Z 2017-12-14T02:15:41Z As inflation in Venezuela reaches catastrophic heights, thousands have begun turning to the world of cryptocurrency to salvage what little value remains from their increasingly worthless bolivars.
Paris hosts major climate summit _ and it's all about Trump 2017-12-14T01:25:19Z 2017-12-12T07:23:29Z 2017-12-14T01:25:19Z More than 50 world leaders are gathering in Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes gives new momentum to the fight against global warming despite U.S. President Donald Trump's rejection of the Paris climate accord.
As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight 2017-12-13T22:59:13Z 2017-12-13T22:54:34Z 2017-12-13T22:59:13Z With 'net neutrality' rules set for termination, some advocates are bracing for a long fight. Study: Almost 45 million tons of e-waste discarded last year 2017-12-13T22:50:29Z 2017-12-13T16:14:18Z 2017-12-13T22:50:15Z A new study claims 44.7 million metric tons (49.3 million tons) of TV sets, refrigerators, cellphones and other electrical good were discarded last year, with only a fifth recycled to recover the valuable raw materials inside.
Greek court backs extraditing Russian bitcoin suspect to US 2017-12-13T22:40:54Z 2017-12-13T09:45:24Z 2017-12-13T22:40:50Z Greece's Supreme Court will rule on whether to allow the extradition of a Russian cybercrime suspect to the United States to stand trial for allegedly laundering billions of dollars using the virtual currency bitcoin.
The Latest: Jerry Brown to Trump: "Get out of the way" 2017-12-13T22:19:27Z 2017-12-12T09:07:00Z 2017-12-13T22:18:29Z Activists pretending to represent a massive wave of oil are holding a protest in Paris at the start of an international climate summit.
CNN says Anderson Cooper's Twitter account apparently hacked 2017-12-13T21:25:01Z 2017-12-13T15:34:16Z 2017-12-13T21:24:51Z CNN is claiming Anderson Cooper's Twitter account was hacked after a tweet from his handle called the president a "pathetic loser" following Democrat Doug Jones winning Alabama's special Senate election.
Show about viral video judge gets national syndication deal 2017-12-13T20:17:08Z 2017-12-13T18:24:23Z 2017-12-13T20:17:08Z A TV show featuring an 81-year-old municipal court judge in Rhode Island who has made a splash on social media is going national.
Gillibrand got a fight she wants after Trump's fiery tweet 2017-12-13T18:28:45Z 2017-12-13T09:54:18Z 2017-12-13T18:28:14Z Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand got a fight she wants after President Donald Trump attacked her in a provocative tweet that claimed she'd begged him for campaign contributions and would "do anything" for them.
SpaceX delivery delayed few days; 1st reused rocket for NASA 2017-12-13T18:08:22Z 2017-12-12T15:44:17Z 2017-12-13T18:08:07Z SpaceX has delayed its latest space station grocery run for at least a day. Target aims to boost same-day delivery by acquiring Shipt 2017-12-13T18:04:56Z 2017-12-13T16:14:16Z 2017-12-13T18:04:50Z Target plans to boost same-day delivery by paying $550 million for Shipt, its latest move to try to catch up with Amazon.
Comcast reportedly no longer in deal talks with Fox 2017-12-13T17:08:12Z 2017-12-12T00:43:17Z 2017-12-13T17:08:05Z Comcast reportedly no longer in deal talks with Fox, opening the door for a possible Disney bid. Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam 2017-12-13T16:21:10Z 2017-12-11T18:53:22Z 2017-12-13T16:21:07Z Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones.
US-based climate scientists to take research to France 2017-12-13T15:38:33Z 2017-12-12T05:23:24Z 2017-12-13T15:38:32Z Two U.S.-based climate scientists say it's a dream come true _ the offer of all-expenses-paid grants to advance their research in Europe instead of the United States under climate skeptic President Donald Trump. Polish top journalists oppose fine on US-owned broadcaster 2017-12-13T15:27:34Z 2017-12-13T12:34:15Z 2017-12-13T15:27:34Z The jury of Poland's main journalism award has condemned the imposition by a state regulator of a heavy fine on a private American-owned television for its coverage of 2016 anti-government protests.
Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency 2017-12-13T15:10:46Z 2017-12-10T21:22:36Z 2017-12-13T15:10:42Z A major security based on bitcoin, the digital currency that has exploded in popularly and volatility this year, will begin trading on a major U.S. exchange for the first time on Sunday. Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars 2017-12-13T13:39:18Z 2017-12-11T20:24:05Z 2017-12-13T13:39:15Z President Donald Trump wants to send man back to the moon and Mars. Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears 2017-12-13T13:26:19Z 2017-12-11T09:03:10Z 2017-12-13T13:26:15Z French baby milk maker Lactalis has ordered a global recall of millions of its products over fears of salmonella bacteria contamination. Toshiba, Western Digital make peace on sale of chip unit 2017-12-13T13:08:47Z 2017-12-13T00:43:51Z 2017-12-13T13:08:39Z Toshiba, Western Digital deal clears way for sale of chip unit.
Bahrain interfaith group pays unprecedented visit to Israel 2017-12-13T09:47:36Z 2017-12-12T21:44:05Z 2017-12-13T09:47:31Z An interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain is paying a public visit to Israel, but has drawn criticism at home.
Democrat Jones wins stunning red-state Alabama Senate upset 2017-12-13T09:09:43Z 2017-12-12T09:07:30Z 2017-12-13T09:09:42Z An internationally watched Senate election is down to voters in Alabama who will choose between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones. Soon you can watch the NFL free on your phone on Yahoo 2017-12-13T08:39:11Z 2017-12-11T16:23:03Z 2017-12-13T08:38:51Z Soon you can watch football free on your phone on Yahoo with new Verizon-NFL deal. Trump says female senator 'would do anything' for money 2017-12-13T08:18:28Z 2017-12-11T15:43:26Z 2017-12-13T08:18:12Z Three women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment are sharing their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today." Jessica Leeds, Samantha Holvey and Rachel Crooks told of alleged harassment by Trump spanning decades.
Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed rate announcement 2017-12-13T05:24:46Z 2017-12-12T15:23:53Z 2017-12-13T05:24:44Z U.S. stocks are edging mostly higher in early trading as investors size up the latest company earnings and deal news. German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying 2017-12-13T03:46:15Z 2017-12-10T11:12:37Z 2017-12-13T03:46:14Z The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency is warning that China is using social networks to try to cultivate sources of information. US might place Atlantic sea turtle on endangered list 2017-12-13T02:05:00Z 2017-12-12T17:36:30Z 2017-12-13T02:04:51Z Federal marine authorities say they are reviewing the status of a sea turtle that lives in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean to see if it should be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee leaves behind city in turmoil 2017-12-13T01:05:55Z 2017-12-12T12:33:37Z 2017-12-13T01:05:50Z The San Francisco Chronicle is reporting that Mayor Edwin Lee has died at the age of 65.
The Latest: Prosecutor: Bomb suspect wanted maximum damage 2017-12-13T00:56:43Z 2017-12-12T13:04:49Z 2017-12-13T00:55:54Z An NYPD official says the man accused of detonating a bomb in the New York City subway wasn't known to authorities before the incident.
Authorities say bomber mocked Trump before subway attack 2017-12-12T23:49:02Z 2017-12-12T05:33:46Z 2017-12-12T23:48:48Z A would-be suicide bomber's rush-hour blast in the New York City subway system is adding new fuel to President Donald Trump's push to limit immigration based on family ties.
Kick return star Devin Hester retires from NFL 2017-12-12T23:28:17Z 2017-12-12T17:37:32Z 2017-12-12T23:27:45Z Devin Hester, the all-purpose speedster who holds the NFL record for kick return touchdowns with 20, has announced his retirement from the NFL.
Trump says senator 'would do anything' for cash 2017-12-12T23:06:41Z 2017-12-12T13:03:51Z 2017-12-12T23:06:35Z President Donald Trump is pushing back against sexual misconduct allegations, saying he's the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories.". Italian prosecutors seek to shelve Hacking Team breach case 2017-12-12T22:26:44Z 2017-12-12T13:54:05Z 2017-12-12T22:26:40Z A legal document obtained by The Associated Press says that Italian officials are dropping their prosecution of the breach of Italian surveillance company Hacking Team.
Dems say Trump's tweets about Gillibrand sexist, crude 2017-12-12T21:48:56Z 2017-12-12T15:25:13Z 2017-12-12T21:48:49Z President Donald Trump is lacing into Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store 2017-12-12T21:24:27Z 2017-12-12T21:15:26Z 2017-12-12T21:24:23Z This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store.
The Latest: Pelosi calls Trump tweet 'disgusting' 2017-12-12T21:23:54Z 2017-12-12T13:48:08Z 2017-12-12T21:23:49Z President Donald Trump is lashing out against New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who has called on him to resign over allegations of sexual misconduct.
Blood test may help predict which breast cancers will recur 2017-12-12T20:06:45Z 2017-12-08T13:51:23Z 2017-12-12T20:06:41Z New research suggests that a blood test five years after breast cancer treatment may help identify some women who are more likely to relapse, long before a lump or other signs appear. Woman claims surgeon talked on cellphone during operation 2017-12-12T18:20:25Z 2017-12-07T13:30:43Z 2017-12-12T18:20:21Z A suburban New York City woman sued a doctor, claiming he used his cellphone to take a language test while operating on her. Federal appeals court considers kids' climate change lawsuit 2017-12-12T17:37:46Z 2017-12-12T01:23:20Z 2017-12-12T17:37:10Z A federal appeals court is weighing in on an unusual lawsuit by a group of young people who say the Trump administration is violating their constitutional rights by failing to address climate change. Louisiana man admits misusing Trump's Social Security number 2017-12-12T17:28:40Z 2017-12-11T17:03:13Z 2017-12-12T17:28:28Z Louisiana investigator admits misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number, trying to get candidate's tax information.
Mining to resume at nuke waste dump for 1st time since leak 2017-12-12T16:09:21Z 2017-12-11T19:55:23Z 2017-12-12T16:09:17Z Officials at the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository are flipping the switch on an interim ventilation system.
World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decision 2017-12-12T15:36:55Z 2017-12-12T06:33:25Z 2017-12-12T15:36:55Z Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over Fed, China. SpaceX launching recycled rocket, supply capsule for NASA 2017-12-12T15:26:22Z 2017-12-11T18:33:11Z 2017-12-12T15:26:21Z Space Age hand-me-downs are soaring to a whole new level.
The Latest: Bitcoin futures end 1st day 20 pct higher 2017-12-12T13:56:02Z 2017-12-11T00:23:31Z 2017-12-12T13:56:02Z Start of bitcoin futures trading overwhelms exchange.
Bitcoin soars then falls back; banks raise risk concerns 2017-12-12T13:40:21Z 2017-12-07T18:21:02Z 2017-12-12T13:40:17Z Bitcoin surges but then falls sharply; banks raise concern about risk ahead of the debut of bitcoin futures next week. Hyperactive Missouri Gov. Greitens touts his physical feats 2017-12-12T13:18:48Z 2017-12-11T06:12:49Z 2017-12-12T13:18:39Z Republican Eric Greitens is earning a reputation for public displays of physical prowess and promoting them on Facebook.
Alabama foes make final push before big Senate vote 2017-12-12T09:25:25Z 2017-12-11T08:42:56Z 2017-12-12T09:25:14Z Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones are making their final pushes ahead of Tuesday's special Senate election in Alabama.
US Nobel laureate fears US politics could undermine science 2017-12-12T09:08:16Z 2017-12-11T09:02:59Z 2017-12-12T09:08:15Z An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden. France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants 2017-12-12T05:36:47Z 2017-12-11T08:52:57Z 2017-12-12T05:36:43Z A group of U.S.-based climate scientists are about to win multi-year grants worth more than $1 million each to relocate to France instead.
Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over China 2017-12-12T05:35:32Z 2017-12-11T15:23:01Z 2017-12-12T05:34:07Z U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading as gains in technology and energy companies outweigh losses among makers of packaged foods and other consumer goods.
The Latest: Celebrities among thousands fleeing wildfire 2017-12-12T04:26:30Z 2017-12-11T13:44:07Z 2017-12-12T04:26:12Z Crews aided by calm overnight winds kept a wall of flames from descending from mountains into coastal towns after a huge Southern California wildfire exploded in size over the weekend. Zinke, House GOP escalate feud with Patagonia over monuments 2017-12-12T00:57:10Z 2017-12-11T20:23:09Z 2017-12-12T00:56:52Z Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and House Republicans are facing criticism for using government resources to attack a private retail company that opposes the Trump administration's plan to shrink two sprawling Utah national monuments.
Josh Homme apologizes again for kicking photographer 2017-12-12T00:36:41Z 2017-12-11T21:23:42Z 2017-12-12T00:35:09Z Queens of the Stone Age frontman Joshua Homme has apologized for a second time after a photographer says he kicked her camera while she photographed the band live.
Pope urges nuclear disarmament, climate-change solutions 2017-12-11T23:56:48Z 2017-12-10T12:02:21Z 2017-12-11T23:56:07Z Pope Francis is calling for a world without nuclear arms and for effective measures to fight climate change.
Are 3-D mammograms really better? US puts scans to the test 2017-12-11T21:26:15Z 2017-12-07T09:00:45Z 2017-12-11T21:26:05Z U.S. health officials are starting a huge study to tell if newer, sometimes pricier 3-D mammograms really improve screening for breast cancer. Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters after decades of ban 2017-12-11T20:38:00Z 2017-12-11T09:23:06Z 2017-12-11T20:38:00Z Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters next year, for first time in more than 35 years.
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of death 2017-12-11T19:56:20Z 2017-12-08T20:11:36Z 2017-12-11T19:55:46Z America's first black astronaut is finally getting full honors on the 50th anniversary of his death. Music streaming giants Spotify, Tencent invest in each other 2017-12-11T18:47:23Z 2017-12-08T15:21:58Z 2017-12-11T18:47:03Z Swedish music streaming service Spotify and Chinese internet company Tencent have struck a deal to take minority stakes in each other. EPA chief defends spending on travel and soundproof booth 2017-12-11T17:46:41Z 2017-12-07T18:41:09Z 2017-12-11T17:46:37Z Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt says his proposed regulatory rollbacks and other policies are grounded in science, dismissing criticisms that he is ignoring experts in a push to appease favored industries.
After allegations, Moore avoids spotlight, questions 2017-12-11T15:47:26Z 2017-12-10T21:02:36Z 2017-12-11T15:47:20Z Wounded by allegations of sexual misconduct with teens, Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore has largely disappeared from the traditional campaign trail in the race for U.S. Senate, relying on surrogates and social media.
Global stocks mostly rise on economic growth hopes 2017-12-11T15:23:43Z 2017-12-11T05:22:47Z 2017-12-11T15:23:36Z Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report; central banks and data releases in focus.
Asian investors embrace bitcoin, but regulators are wary 2017-12-11T11:34:11Z 2017-12-11T09:22:54Z 2017-12-11T11:33:11Z The launch of a U.S. futures contract for bitcoin underscores the virtual currency's increasing mainstream acceptance. In Asia, it already has a wide following among speculators and investors, though regulators are wary. Police dashcam catches meteor streaking through sky 2017-12-11T08:56:22Z 2017-12-07T22:11:28Z 2017-12-11T08:56:20Z A New Jersey police sergeant inadvertently captured footage of a meteor streaking across the sky last weekend.
US fails to enforce smog rules, 14 states allege in lawsuit 2017-12-11T08:56:07Z 2017-12-07T21:35:06Z 2017-12-11T08:56:03Z Fourteen states and the District of Columbia are suing the Trump administration over what they say is a failure to enforce smog standards. Ohio awards $10M to boost opioid, addiction breakthroughs 2017-12-11T08:24:23Z 2017-12-07T05:40:33Z 2017-12-11T08:24:22Z Ohio is set to name recipients of up to $12 million in competitive grants aimed at supporting scientific breakthroughs to solve the national opioid crisis.
Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report 2017-12-11T04:13:20Z 2017-12-11T04:12:45Z 2017-12-11T04:13:02Z Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report; central banks and data releases in focus.
Boyega escapes Atlanta snow, makes 'Last Jedi' premiere 2017-12-10T20:43:53Z 2017-12-09T20:52:00Z 2017-12-10T20:43:45Z After tweeting that snow in Atlanta might keep him from making the "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" premiere in Los Angeles, actor John Boyega is apparently on his way.
Nobel Laureates say change is coming for women in sciences 2017-12-10T19:06:18Z 2017-12-07T10:50:44Z 2017-12-10T19:06:16Z A group of 2017 Nobel Laureates have addressed the lack of female representation in sciences ahead of the prize-awarding ceremony in Stockholm. Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices in escalating feud 2017-12-10T18:25:12Z 2017-12-05T22:09:43Z 2017-12-10T18:25:12Z Google is pulling its popular YouTube video service from Amazon's Fire TV and Echo Show streaming devices in an escalating feud that has caught consumers in the crossfire.
The Latest: Stormtroopers, droids start 'Last Jedi' carpet 2017-12-10T02:44:38Z 2017-12-10T01:52:37Z 2017-12-10T02:44:35Z The Latest: Fans, some in masks and others clutching Porgs, amass outside 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' premiere site.
Trump trying to help push Moore across Alabama finish line 2017-12-09T20:03:35Z 2017-12-09T08:21:47Z 2017-12-09T20:03:32Z President Donald Trump is warning that America "cannot afford" to have a Democrat win a hard-fought Alabama Senate campaign.
This week in odd news: Dino mash, big avocado, elf returns 2017-12-09T18:03:30Z 2017-12-09T12:41:50Z 2017-12-09T18:03:29Z This week in odd news: Police say woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car; Woman hopes her 5-pound avocado is the world's largest; DUI suspect dances on car, flees on kid's scooter. Email sent to Trumps included public WikiLeaks information 2017-12-09T17:15:09Z 2017-12-08T20:11:42Z 2017-12-09T17:14:17Z An email sent to President Donald Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. before the 2016 election included a decryption key for hacked documents that the website WikiLeaks had made public a day earlier. Trump says US 'cannot afford' Roy Moore loss in Alabama 2017-12-09T11:03:59Z 2017-12-08T16:04:18Z 2017-12-09T11:03:57Z President Donald Trump is urging Alabama voters to support Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, saying on Twitter the "LAST thing" his agenda needs is a "Liberal Democrat" in the Senate. New dinosaur looks like odd mix of duck, croc, ostrich, swan 2017-12-09T05:02:22Z 2017-12-06T18:12:52Z 2017-12-09T05:02:21Z Scientists unveil a tiny dinosaur that looks like Dr. Seuss glued it together with the features of a duck, swan, croc, ostrich and penguin.
Vonn happy to mix sport and politics ahead of Olympics 2017-12-09T04:55:24Z 2017-12-08T19:04:01Z 2017-12-09T04:54:16Z Lindsey Vonn says she won't stop expressing political views, though her main goal is regaining the Olympic downhill title.
Patagonia, outdoor retailers fight Trump on US monuments 2017-12-09T03:52:27Z 2017-12-08T20:41:33Z 2017-12-09T03:52:24Z Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia and other retailers have jumped into a political battle over President Donald Trump's plan to shrink two sprawling Utah national monuments.
S&P 500 returns to record following strong US jobs report 2017-12-08T23:12:33Z 2017-12-08T15:31:29Z 2017-12-08T23:12:28Z Stocks climbed around the world on Friday following a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report and a breakthrough in talks for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. Ransomware slows North Carolina county government to a crawl 2017-12-08T20:45:31Z 2017-12-06T23:05:09Z 2017-12-08T20:44:33Z A hacker's attack has slowed county government services to a crawl Wednesday in North Carolina's most populous metro area.
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 2017-12-08T20:02:59Z 2017-12-08T18:21:56Z 2017-12-08T20:02:58Z NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week. George Soros' group decries pig photo as anti-Semitic attack 2017-12-08T16:34:54Z 2017-12-08T16:31:21Z 2017-12-08T16:34:11Z George Soros' Open Society Foundations say that a picture of a dead pig with an ambiguous inscription posted by a government party lawmaker on his Facebook page is an anti-Semitic attack on their founder. South Korea mulling ways to curb craze for bitcoins 2017-12-08T14:42:36Z 2017-12-08T05:30:58Z 2017-12-08T14:42:36Z South Korea mulling ways to curb craze for bitcoins.
'Not a drill': Students hid in classrooms as shooter kills 2 2017-12-08T08:43:28Z 2017-12-07T18:41:03Z 2017-12-08T08:43:28Z Authorities say a shooting at a high school in a small New Mexico town left two students and the suspect dead.
Wildfire destroys mobile homes in California retirement park 2017-12-08T08:33:58Z 2017-12-07T08:40:49Z 2017-12-08T08:32:49Z Southern California wind warning reaches unprecedented purple or "extreme' level, pushing wildfire danger into uncharted territory.
Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found 2017-12-08T07:04:30Z 2017-12-06T18:12:42Z 2017-12-08T07:04:26Z Astronomers have discovered a super-size black hole harkening back to almost the dawn of creation.
Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains, upbeat Japan data 2017-12-08T06:32:04Z 2017-12-07T15:30:50Z 2017-12-08T06:32:02Z U.S. stocks perked higher in Thursday morning trading, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on track for its first gain in five days.
The Latest: Police identify victims of school shooting 2017-12-08T06:25:13Z 2017-12-07T18:10:52Z 2017-12-08T06:25:13Z Authorities say three people are dead following a shooting at a New Mexico high school.
Bitcoin soars then falls back; banks raise risk concerns 2017-12-08T06:22:05Z 2017-12-08T05:20:58Z 2017-12-08T06:22:02Z Bitcoin surges but then falls sharply; banks raise concern about risk ahead of the debut of bitcoin futures next week. Bitcoin tops $17,000; hack raises concerns ahead of US trade 2017-12-08T02:12:07Z 2017-12-07T05:50:31Z 2017-12-08T02:12:06Z The bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the theft of the contents of the NiceHash "bitcoin wallet.".
After cyberattack, much of county's business done on paper 2017-12-08T00:31:49Z 2017-12-07T09:10:50Z 2017-12-08T00:31:49Z A North Carolina county is working on the lengthy process of fixing its computer systems after declining to pay off a hacker who used ransomware to freeze dozens of local government servers.
Nuclear fusion project hails halfway construction milestone 2017-12-07T23:36:06Z 2017-12-06T17:11:11Z 2017-12-07T23:35:28Z A vast international experiment designed to demonstrate that nuclear fusion can be a viable source of clean and cheap energy is halfway toward completion. NJ advances bill barring drunken drone flying 2017-12-07T23:20:49Z 2017-12-07T05:10:35Z 2017-12-07T23:20:49Z New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on legislation that would make it illegal to operate a drone while drunk. Facebook CEO to take a month of parental leave in December 2017-12-07T23:07:30Z 2017-12-05T16:39:59Z 2017-12-07T23:07:23Z Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he is taking parental leave for the month of December to spend more time with his daughters, August and Max. EPA to hold more hearings on planned Clean Power Plan repeal 2017-12-07T22:42:49Z 2017-12-06T22:02:44Z 2017-12-07T22:42:48Z The Trump administration says it will hold three additional public hearings on its intention to nullify an Obama-era plan to ratchet down planet-warming carbon emissions.
Idaho fighting order to destroy wilderness wolf, elk data 2017-12-07T21:54:40Z 2017-12-06T23:20:46Z 2017-12-07T21:54:20Z Idaho officials are challenging a federal court order to destroy information collected from tracking collars placed on elk and wolves obtained illegally by landing a helicopter in a central Idaho wilderness area. MSNBC reverses firing of contributor over rape joke 2017-12-07T21:51:43Z 2017-12-07T16:31:12Z 2017-12-07T21:51:37Z MSNBC says it has changed its mind and won't fire contributor Sam Seder over an 8-year-old tweet that joked about Roman Polanski and rape. New Jersey eyes cutting in horse tracks on internet gambling 2017-12-07T21:42:13Z 2017-12-07T05:10:43Z 2017-12-07T21:42:08Z New Jersey lawmakers want to give the state's horse racing tracks a piece of the action on internet gambling. 1st state opts out of broadband public safety network 2017-12-07T20:06:26Z 2017-12-07T17:11:23Z 2017-12-07T20:06:16Z New Hampshire is the first state to officially opt out of the nationwide public safety communications system known as FirstNet.
The Latest: Sanders says no discrepancy between Trump, Wray 2017-12-07T20:03:32Z 2017-12-07T15:40:50Z 2017-12-07T20:03:26Z FBI Director Chris Wray is defending his law enforcement agency amid persistent criticism from President Donald Trump.
Trump science job nominees missing advanced science degrees 2017-12-07T18:34:54Z 2017-12-05T15:19:49Z 2017-12-07T18:34:46Z Trump nominees to top science, health jobs often are missing something: advanced science degrees. Delivery robots will need permits to roam San Francisco 2017-12-07T18:25:40Z 2017-12-06T00:49:50Z 2017-12-07T18:25:35Z Delivery robots in San Francisco will need permits before they can roam city sidewalks under legislation approved by supervisors. Greek high court to rule on Russian bitcoin suspect Dec 13 2017-12-07T15:24:08Z 2017-12-06T10:30:11Z 2017-12-07T15:24:02Z Russian cybercrime suspect Alexander Vinnik, wanted in the United States on charges of laundering billions of dollars' worth of bitcoin, is appearing before Greece's Supreme Court for a hearing into his extradition to the US.
Stock markets subdued as investors focus on US tax, jobs 2017-12-07T15:21:33Z 2017-12-07T07:30:41Z 2017-12-07T15:21:24Z Asian share prices mixed after US markets regain equilibrium. Obama talks at climate change summit as mayors sign charter 2017-12-07T10:51:50Z 2017-12-05T06:29:25Z 2017-12-07T10:51:43Z Former President Barack Obama is expected to address a gathering of mayors from around the globe convening in Chicago to discuss climate change after President Donald Trump said the U.S. will pull out of the Paris climate accord. Prosecutors seek prison term for ex-Miss Turkey 2017-12-07T09:51:05Z 2017-12-07T08:31:01Z 2017-12-07T09:50:57Z Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking a maximum one year prison term for a former beauty queen who was stripped of her crown over a social media posting deemed to be "insulting" to the victims of last year's failed coup. Asian share prices mixed after US markets regain equilibrium 2017-12-07T07:30:54Z 2017-12-06T15:20:10Z 2017-12-07T07:30:49Z U.S. stocks held steady in Wednesday morning trading, following sharp drops for markets around the world.
House OKs GOP bill expanding gun owners' rights 2017-12-07T06:20:45Z 2017-12-06T08:12:10Z 2017-12-07T06:20:39Z The Republican-controlled House is taking up a bill to make it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some