She may be extradited to Florida next month, where federal prosecutors would like to see her tried for aiding and abetting husband Omar Mateen in the Pulse nightclub shooting. [ more › ]
Gosh, hearing about this when it started totally could have affected the election. McClatchy reports: The FBI and five other law enforcement and intelligence agencies have collaborated for months in an investigation into Russian attempts...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top aide to Donald Trump says he was "very happy" to hear from an intelligence chief that officials have not made any judgment on the reliability of potentially damaging information about the president elect.
Imagine seniors walking around with stylish ear devices that amplify and clarify sound and connect wirelessly to smart phones, tablets, televisions and digital assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa or App...
A man who was invited to be a character witness for Jeff Sessions at his Wednesday confirmation hearing for attorney general once wrote a blog post denigrating the "gay lifestyle." William Smith, the first African-American Republican...Show More Summary
There are 28.8 million people in the United States alone who can benefit from using hearing aids, but only 16 percent of these individuals under the age of 70 have ever used one. Instead, many rely on other techniques or tools, including audio amplifiers and lip reading. Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Confirmation hearing for Becerra as attorney general, Gov. Brown unveils new budget Jan. 10, 2017, 1:23 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: It's a big day at the state Capitol, as...
Congressional aides say Senate confirmation hearings for the candidates Donald Trump picked to run the CIA and Education Department are being delayed. Democrats had urged GOP leaders to slow their aggressive hearing schedule, which includes...Show More Summary
A lot of people have hearing issues that make it difficult for them to hear others while surrounded by a noisy environment, yet prescription hearing aids may be too expensive and an overkill solution. IQBuds from Nuheara, a company with...Show More Summary
"Alexa, please help us solve this crime." That's a phrase we could be hearing more of in the future, as authorities have recently requested the data from one of Amazon's trusty gadgets, the Amazon Echo, in the hope that it will aid in...Show More Summary
Baby Archer has the most heartwarming reaction when he hears his parents' voices for the first time after receiving a pair of hearing aids.
The devices have made it much easier to hear the world — and each other.
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Why do hearing aids work for some people but not others? ANSWER: The type of hearing loss you have and how severe it is can impact how well a hearing aid works for you. A variety of hearing aids are available, so if the first one you try isn’t helpful, ask your audiologist […]
The FCC this week adopted rules that will allow carriers to replace their existing (but aging) TTY systems with the more modern RTT (real-time text) service. The move is meant to expand the scale of hearing aid compatibility in cell phones to include IP-based communications, such as WiFi and VoLTE. Show More Summary
Though Donald Glover may swear the voice you're hearing on his new Childish Gambino album is mostly au naturel, even the untrained ear can detect the vocal effect or ten aiding him along. How, then, does he pull it off live? That's a question Jimmy Fallon seemingly wondered himself, inviting ... More »
University of Wyoming athletics director Tom Burman said Wednesday he's confident the university can cover the recent contract extension for football coach Craig Bohl without any additional financial aid from … Click to Continue »
There was a lot of movement in Washington, D.C. last week about making certain hearing aids more available and more affordable. First, some facts. According to statistics published recently by the White House: • 30 million Americans suffer from hearing...
Doppler Labs, makers of the Here One live audio tuning system, are today announcing a new campaign in conjunction with Global Citizen to build awareness around hearing health. Today, more than 1 billion young adults are at risk of losing their hearing, according to Doppler Labs’ Director of Accessibility and Advocacy KR Liu. Show More Summary
If you’re not quite at the stage of needing a hearing aid but sometimes find it difficult to follow conversations in noisy environments like bars, Bose seems to be soft-launching an iPhone-controlled device to help. Hearphones look like...Show More Summary