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Donald Trump's Social Media Order Could Have Global Impact-The 'World is Watching,' Tech Experts Say

5 minutes ago   |   Newsweek   |   6 articles

President Donald Trump's executive order threatening liability carve-outs for social media companies could have a ripple effect across the globe, experts say.
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Global Pandemic: HHS Working for a Vaccine by End of the Year

9 minutes ago   |   FOX News

The Department of Health and Human Services launches Operation Warp Speed in order to expedite a coronavirus vaccine and treatment. The Trump Administration took early action...
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DCCC Adds Patricia Timmons-Goodson To DCCC ‘Red To Blue' Program

17 minutes ago   |   DCCC   |   2 articles

‘Red to Blue' is a highly competitive and battle-tested DCCC program arming top-tier candidates with organizational and fundraising support DCCC Chairwoman Cheri Bustos...
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Global environmental changes leading to shorter, younger trees

25 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

Ongoing environmental changes are transforming forests worldwide, resulting in shorter and younger trees. Researchers found that a range of factors, including rising...
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Niskayuna man pleads guilty to theft of GE trade secrets

29 minutes ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - A Niskayuna man who stole trade secrets from General Electric pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Thursday. Yang Sui, 42, admitted during an appearance before...
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N.C. Central coach LeVelle Moton shares story of harrowing police stop after watching George Floyd tragedy

N.C. Central coach LeVelle Moton shares story of harrowing police stop after watching George Floyd tragedy

48 minutes ago   |   Sporting News

Moton said he did not speak publicly at the time because Felton had declared for the NBA Draft after his junior season at North Carolina and he did not want any negative...
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George Floyd's Death and the Long History of Racism in Minneapolis

George Floyd's Death and the Long History of Racism in Minneapolis

59 minutes ago   |   Time

The May 25 death of George Floyd , 46, marks one more chapter in a long history for America - and for Minneapolis, which has been the site of protests in the days following...
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What I Got Wrong About The Future Of Food Production

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

Prior to COVID-19, I talked about our monolithic food supply chain with resigned pragmatism. Fundamentally, I believed that slower incremental disruption, together with...
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TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

TikTok owner ByteDance starts to shift operations out of China

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

TikTok's poaching of Disney's Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its center of power away from China...
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Nordstrom sales plunge nearly 40% on pandemic hit

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Upscale department store chain Nordstrom Inc on Thursday reported a nearly 40% slump in quarterly sales, as lockdowns to contain the COVID-19 pandemic forced it to shut stores.
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Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter...

Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter fact-checked his tweets

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday seeking to crack down on social media companies over allegations of bias against conservatives. The move comes two... Read more ...

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

Man says he broke into a bank to heat up Hot Pockets in a break room microwave

A man broke into a Wells Fargo Bank in San Diego early Wednesday, but he says it's not for the reason most might expect. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic-real jobless rate over 23.9%

Subscribe to How To Reopen , our weekly newsletter on what it takes to reboot business in the midst of a pandemic . More than 2.1 million Americans filed initial unemployment... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

The order comes days after the president lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets. Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis mayor begs protesters to keep peace in ‘honor' of George Floyd

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey called for peace Thursday as violent protests over the death of George Floyd shook the city - saying it's what the late 46-year-old father would... Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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