Amazon.com Inc.’s unusual strategy for finding a location for a second headquarters apparently has worked. Some 238 cities and regions submitted proposals to host the HQ, which Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said would be a full equal to its current home in Seattle (pictured). Show More Summary
US President Donald Trump is "standing on the wrong side of history" in withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, former UN chief Ban Ki-moon told AFP in London on Monday. "I am deeply concerned about what President Trump of (the) United States has declared that the US is withdrawing from this Paris agreement. Show More Summary
EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker and his senior aides on Monday vehemently denied a German newspaper report saying British Prime Minister Theresa May pleaded with him for help in stalled Brexit negotiations at a dinner in Brussels last week. Show More Summary
Years after the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, a lot of people still have less than fond memories of the anthology starring the space-faring version of RoboCop known as Master Chief. Well, there's a reason some of those things just didn't gel when the game launched back in...
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says chief of staff John Kelly doesn't need to apologize to Florida congresswoman Frederica Wilson. Wilson had accused President Donald Trump of being … Click to Continue »
The Pentagon has confirmed that there are 6,000 US troops stationed throughout Africa. The four US soldiers killed in Niger were on a counterterrorism mission against ISIS-affiliated militants. The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff...Show More Summary
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) on Monday agreed with the women of the Congressional Black Caucus, arguing Donald Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly should apologize to Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-FL) after he mischaracterized a 2015 speech she gave during an FBI dedication ceremony. “I think it’s...
Longtime Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Shirley Abrahamson was absent from court arguments and closed-door discussions Monday without explanation. Chief Justice Pat Roggensack announced from the bench that Abrahamson would miss … Click to Continue »
Female members of the Congressional Black Caucus are demanding an apology from White House chief of staff John Kelly. A video released last week shows Rep. Frederica Wilson did not brag about securing funding for an FBI field officeShow More Summary
Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr. held a press conference on Monday afternoon to update the public on the U.S. military presence in Niger (which came as a surprise to many) and the early October attack that left four...Show More Summary
Superintendent of Public Instruction Steven Staples will depart at the end of the year.
Another day, another attempt by Trump officials to silence scientists. The latest egregious example of censorship is the Environmental Protection Agency’s last-minute move to forbid three of their scientists from speaking on climateShow More Summary
It should not have to fall to newspaper editorials, members of Congress or even Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) to call for an apology from White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly for his false statements about the congresswoman’s remarks and behavior at the dedication of an FBI building in memory of two FBI […]
With Charcandrick West ready to return against Denver, according to coach Andy Reid, it came as no surprise that the Chiefs cut running back C.J. Spiller yet again. Spiller now has had four stints on Kansas City’s roster this season, with each ending in his release. Spiller played 12 snaps against the Raiders on Thursday [more]
The Endocrine Society has hired Robert W. Lash, MD--an endocrinologist with more than 25 years of experience in the field--to serve as its Chief Professional & Clinical Affairs Officer.
One of the things people frequently talk about as a drawback of the current class of deep learning techniques that are helping fuel the AI wave is that they require a lot of data to work. But how much is enough data? “I would say pretty much any business that has tens or hundreds of […]
Gen. Joseph Dunford will brief reporters from the Pentagon at 4 p.m. Monday
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb doesn't want to repeat the mistakes the agency made in the 2000s when it failed to regulate opioids more.
Former Pemex CEO Emilio Lozoya has denied he made a threat against Mexico’s former electoral crimes prosecutor, claiming that the only purpose of a letter he sent to Santiago Nieto FULL STORY The post Former Pemex chief denies making threat appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
The FBI has been unable to access data from “more than half” of the devices it has tried to unlock over the past year, according to a new report from The Associated Press. FBI director Christopher Wray made the comment while speaking at a conference over the weekend, acknowledging that there needs to be a balance between encryption and public safety… more…