The surcharge would boost programs that assist low earners. Cell phone owners in California could soon pay extra for the privilege of sending text messages, thanks to landline-era legislation and changing
U.S. government debt is on track this year to rise at the fastest pace since 2012, as a stronger economy fails to keep pace with the wave of red ink that’s rising under the Trump administration. Total
The White House again wants to expel certain groups of protected immigrants, a reversal after backing away from the policy months ago. Updated at 10:20 a.m. on December 13, 2018. The Trump administration
President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen lashed out at his former boss’s “dirty deeds” today as he was sentenced to three years in prison for crimes including tax evasion,
WASHINGTON – Rep. Steve King demonstrated Tuesday in a House Judiciary Committee hearing that politicians often aren't exactly the sort of folks you want picking up the phone when you call the IT department
Sensitive internal Facebook emails published by UK parliament detail use of its free iOS ‘spyware’ VPN and more
The UK parliament has today publicly shared secret internal Facebook emails that cover a wide-range of the company’s tactics related to its free iOS VPN app that was used as spyware, recording users’ and
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Monday the Trump administration wants to end subsidies for electric cars and other items, including renewable energy sources. Asked
(CNN) — Peter Sean Brown was born in Philadelphia. He'd only spent a day in Jamaica once on a cruise. But even though he repeatedly told authorities in Monroe County, Florida, that he was a US citizen,
If all goes according to Republican plan, this is the week a person with no experience in consumer protection will take over the consumer watchdog agency that the party has been steadily weakening to point
A month after the midterm elections on 6 November, several states continue to be convulsed by bitter partisan fighting in which Republicans are being accused of flagrantly undemocratic attempts to steal
A federal ethics agency is telling civil servants to avoid workplace talk about impeachment and #resistance for the next 705 days — until the day after Election Day 2020. The memo from the Office of Special
Trump administration approves seismic tests that could harm many thousands of Atlantic dolphins and whales
The Trump administration took an important step toward future oil and natural gas drilling off the Atlantic shore, approving five requests allowing companies to conduct deafening seismic surveys that harm
Here's the Highly Controversial Thing Facebook Announced on the Wednesday Before Thanksgiving (We Weren't Supposed to Notice
'In case you missed it ...' Well, that's kind of the point. It's been a year to forget for Facebook. But before 2018 comes to a close, let's be sure we all saw and understood something the company clearly
LOL A new study from the Washington Post claims that Donald Trump—and Republicans, in general—are supported by men who feel "secretly insecure about their manhood" and who have fragile senses of masculinity.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened to cut government subsidies to General Motors in response to the auto company's announcement Monday that it will shutter North American plants and cut thousands
Fact-checking President Trump has become its own exhausting endeavor for reporters and media organizations. Some, including The Washington Post, have created databases, because writing about every single
British and Dutch watchdogs hit Uber with more than $1 million in fines Tuesday in response to a massive 2016 cyberattack in which the personal data of more than 57 million users was stolen. But the penalties
Washington (CNN Politics) — President Donald Trump's company donated more than half a million dollars to the Donald J. Trump Foundation last year, according to a 2017 tax return made available Monday.
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The tiny balloon was supposed to stretch open a blocked artery on Charles Riegel’s diseased heart. Instead, when the doctor inflated the balloon, it burst. The patient went on life support but survived.