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Meghan McCain sees 'a lot of gray' with Trump voters and their views

<b>(CNN) —</b> Meghan McCain told CNN's Van Jones that she's no fan of President Donald Trump but she sees "a lot of gray zone" when it comes to his supporters and argues their views should not be dismissed.<p>"It's easy to get very cynical right now. And it's easy to get very jaded. I've certainly found …

Meghan McCain

Starman has gone dark

Starman and his space Tesla have sent their last selfie from Earth orbit, Elon Musk announced. The car and its mannequin driver (in working SpaceX spacesuit) launched yesterday atop the Falcon Heavy rocket will eventually escape Earth orbit and travel outwards through the solar system — but not in …

Tesla Roadster

Code.org 2017 Annual Report

The state of K-12 computer science<p><i>January 29, 2018</i> – At Code.org we start our year with a look at the global landscape of K-12 computer science – …

Education

Marvel: 15 Behind-The-Scenes Feuds You Had No Idea About

Putting together a movie isn’t easy, let alone an entire film franchise. So, the success of the <b>Marvel</b> franchise is truly something to be proud of… …

Amazon’s Prime Video app becomes the most-downloaded Apple TV app to date

Apple and Amazon’s decision to bury the hatchet, leading to the return of the Apple TV on Amazon, and the launch of Amazon’s Prime Video app on Apple TV has proved beneficial to both companies. The Amazon Prime Video app has now become the most-downloaded app on Apple TV to date, TechCrunch has …

12 Ways to Elevate Your Personal Brand in 2018

Tips you can use next year to build your brand.<p>If you aren't fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it's time to go all-in. I'm a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding -- it's how I built my first marketing agency. I leveraged my personal brand and bootstrapped its growth, …

AVENGERS & X-MEN Assemble! Disney's Acquisition Of Fox Is Expected To Be Made 100% Official This Thursday

News of a possible merger between Disney and 21st Century came out of nowhere but the deal finally looks set to be finalised this Thursday meaning …

Film Industry

The best Christmas tech gifts for 2017

Christmas is a time for good cheer, gift-giving and indulgence. But for the techies out there, it is also a great time to get a wishlist together of goodies and gadgets they fancy from Santa (or as a personal Christmas treat) this year.<p>We have broken down some of the top products this year from …

Fitbit Ionic

Derrick Johnson, the newly elected president of NAACP, talks Trump, voting rights and NFL protests

Derrick Johnson isn’t a household name. He’s never held elected office, rarely appears on television and speaks with an unassuming air verging on shyness.<p>And so — at first glance — he seems a surprising pick for his new gig as the public face of one of the country’s most prominent civil rights …

Scientific Discoveries

First on CNN: First charges filed in Mueller investigation

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A federal grand jury in Washington on Friday approved the first charges in the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to sources briefed on the matter.<p>The charges are still sealed under orders from a federal judge. Plans were prepared Friday for anyone …

Donald Trump

Canada under pressure to lead Interpol reform after Bill Browder repeatedly targeted by Putin

The federal government says Canada will work on reforming the world's largest international police organization after Russian President Vladimir Putin put one of his most prominent critics on Interpol's most-wanted list for the fifth time last week.<p>Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale's commitment …

First charges filed in Mueller investigation into alleged Russian meddling in US election – report

First charges have been filed in the investigation into alleged Russian interference into the US presidential election, it has been reported in the US.<p>According to CNN the charges, filed by special counsel Robert Mueller, were approved by a federal grand jury on Friday.<p>Details of the charges, which …

At least 3 women say Bush senior touched them inappropriately

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> At least three women have accused former President George H.W. Bush of inappropriately touching them as of Friday.<p>Actress Jordana Grolnick, actress Heather Lind and a third woman who wishes to remain anonymous outlined similar scenarios in incidents that they say occurred over …

CNN

Kazakhstan to switch from Cyrillic to Latin alphabet

President announces commission to oversee gradual transition to Latin-based script by 2025<p>Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a decree to switch the country's official alphabet from Cyrillic to Latin.<p>The president's office on Friday announced that the government will appoint a …

Focus computer science funding on teacher training, Code.org founder says

Hadi Partovi, founder and CEO of Code.org, speaking at the SETDA Leadership Summit in National Harbor, Maryland, on Monday. (EdScoop)<p>Every dollar …

Tom Hanks: 'If you're concerned about what's going on today, read history'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks on Saturday night urged the importance of understanding and learning from history, especially for those troubled by the current state of affairs.<p>"People are upset about what's going on today. They're furious, they're frustrated, they're …

Tom Hanks

Elon Musk uses this ancient critical-thinking strategy to outsmart everybody else

Before he was a world-changing entrepreneur, Elon Musk was on track to become a physicist — even starting an applied physics Ph.D. at Stanford …

Here’s What the Early ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Reactions Are Saying

By on<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Trailers for <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> made the God of Thunder’s upcoming fight …

Conway: Corker's tweet on Trump 'incredibly irresponsible'

Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, on Monday called Sen. Bob Corker's tweet criticizing Trump "incredibly irresponsible."<p>During an interview on "Fox and Friends," Conway was asked about Corker's tweet on Sunday that referred to the White House as "an adult day care center," with …

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Elon Musk says he can rebuild Puerto Rico's power grid with solar

<b>Renewable energy entrepreneur Elon Musk says he could rebuild Puerto Rico's shattered electrical infrastructure with his solar energy technology.</b><p>The vast majority of the island territory remains without power, weeks after it was hit by Hurricane Maria.<p>On Twitter, Mr Musk said his technology, which …

Not all about LeBron? Examining Kyrie's reasons for trade request

Kyrie Irving made an hourlong appearance on ESPN's First Take on Monday. Here is a look at some of what he said, along with some background and …

Remember Kevin Love? LeBron and the Cavs need him more than ever

It appeared in some form in almost every analysis of the landmark Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas swap: Irving would thrive in Boston and evolve from his …

All the videos from Apple’s iPhone event

In case you happened to miss the presentation of Apple’s latest iGear, we’ve got your back.<p>The company today announced Apple Watch Series 3, a new 4K Apple TV, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, as well as the much-rumored iPhone X (pronounced “ten”).<p>As Apple is wont to do, the company peppered videos …

Republicans

Spotify and Hulu bundle together for one dirt-cheap music and TV streaming plan

If Spotify’s latest move is any indication, you should expect to see more media streaming services bundled together. The music subscription market leader just announced a partnership with Hulu wherein <b>eligible college students can get Spotify Premium and Hulu’s TV and movie library for a mere $5 per</b> …

Apple supports Dreamers in tweet

LOS ANGELES — Amid reports that President Trump is set to dismantle the Obama administration's so-called Dreamer program, Apple CEO Tim Cook tweeted his support over the weekend.<p>The Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA, is an Obama administration program that allows nearly 800,000 …

Will Philadelphia extend Joel Embiid? If so, at what price?

The Philadelphia 76ers are in a difficult spot.<p>When you have a franchise cornerstone, potential superstar player it’s a no brainer to lock him up and …

NBA

NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics Trading For Anthony Davis Next After Irving-IT Deal, According To Analyst

The Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers are still having a negotiation regarding the deal that sent Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, …

Bucks Co-Owner Wes Edens' Daughter Mallory Tells TMZ She Wants to Buy Knicks

Mallory Edens, the daughter of Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens, told TMZ Sports she hopes to buy the New York Knicks someday.<p>"I want to buy the Knicks one day," Edens said. "I don't need to swap, my dad can keep the Bucks. I'll take the Knicks, and I'll see him in the Eastern Conference …