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In Major Privacy Win, Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant To Track Your Cellphone

<b>Updated at 5:32 p.m. ET</b><p>In a landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday that police must obtain a search warrant to access an individual's cellphone location information. The 5-4 decision imposes new limits on law enforcement's ability to get at the increasing amount of data that private …

Privacy

Survey reveals how Netflix freeloaders enjoy the site for free

There was a joke I saw on Twitter a few weeks back which jokingly said that there was just one lone Netflix subscriber sharing his account with the …

Jokes

When It Comes to Growing a Massive YouTube Audience, This Entrepreneur Explains Why You Shouldn't Focus on Making a Video Every Day

Wong Fu Productions co-founder and filmmaker Philip Wang says there is value in taking time away from the day-to-day grind to make something you're proud of.<p><i>In this series,</i> YouTube Icon<i>, Entrepreneur speaks with the individuals behind popular YouTube channels to find out the secrets of their</i> …

University of California

George and Amal Clooney Donate $100,000 to Help Migrant Children Separated from Families

George and Amal Clooney are weighing in on the migrant children crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border — and doing their part to help the separated …

Immigration

World Health Organization to announce ‘gaming disorder’ as a mental health condition

At a time when there’s increasing focus on ‘digital health’ – ensuring that usage of devices like smartphones doesn’t take over our lives – gaming addiction is to be officially classified as a disease …<p><i>CNN</i> reports that the World Health Organization is today announcing that ‘gaming disorder’ will be …

Mental Health

Giuliani floats idea of 'presidential pardons' to 'clean up' Russia probe

President Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani on Friday suggested that the president might try to "clean up" Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation -- in the form of pardons.<p>"When the whole thing is over, things might get cleaned up with some presidential pardons," Giuliani, also …

Donald Trump

Paul Manafort sent to Virginia jail after judge revokes bail

WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort was locked up in a Virginia jail Friday night after a federal judge revoked his bail amid allegations of witness tampering.<p>An inmate database showed that President Donald Trump's former campaign chief was booked into the Northern Neck Regional Jail in Warsaw, Va., at 8:22 …

Donald Trump

Sessions’s Use of Bible Passage to Defend Immigration Policy Draws Fire

Attorney General Jeff Sessions turned to the Bible this week to defend the Trump administration’s immigration policy. His use of religious text to justify a federal policy drew some fire; the text itself drew more.<p>Many were concerned that Mr. Sessions’s chosen chapter, Romans 13, had been commonly …

Immigration

New York Attorney General Sues Trump Foundation After 2-Year Investigation

The New York State attorney general’s office filed a scathingly worded lawsuit on Thursday taking aim at the Donald J. Trump Foundation, accusing the charity and the Trump family of sweeping violations of campaign finance laws, self-dealing and illegal coordination with the presidential …

Donald Trump

Mueller hits Manafort with new obstruction of justice charges

The longtime Manafort aide Kilimnik is also charged for the first time.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office obtained a new indictment Friday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, adding a pair of charges that he and a longtime aide alleged to have ties to Russian intelligence, …

Corruption

Top Republicans break with Trump, say FBI acted appropriately

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr, both Republicans, broke with President Donald Trump on Wednesday over allegations spies infiltrated his 2016 campaign, saying they agree with GOP Rep. Trey Gowdy that the FBI did "exactly" what it should have done over …

Donald Trump

7-Day Meal Plan for a Healthy Gut: 1,200 Calories

A healthy gut is a hot topic these days. Words like probiotics, prebiotics, fermented foods, microbiome, microbiota and gut bacteria are making their …

Healthy Eating

Giuliani says Kim Jong Un got 'on his hands and knees and begged for' the summit with Trump

Rudy Giuliani, the former New York City mayor who's now a lawyer for President Donald Trump, said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un begged the president to move forward with a planned summit after Trump abruptly canceled it in late May.<p>"Well, Kim Jong Un got back on his hands and knees and begged for …

Donald Trump

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Care About Instagram's Recent Updates

Instagram has been making a lot of changes lately. Here's what it means to entrepreneurs everywhere.<p>At the moment, it's hard to think of a social media platform on the market hotter than Instagram. With the app being within reach of growing to 1 billion monthly users by the end of 2018, it's …

Marketing

President Trump Is a Better Dealbreaker Than Dealmaker

His blown-up North Korea summit proves it.<p>At 8:30 <i>P.M.</i> on Wednesday, I was speaking with a senior Administration official involved in the preparations for President Trump’s summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un. The chances, the official told me, were still “seventy-thirty” that the …

North Korea

'A serious mistake': Read Barack Obama's statement on President Trump's decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal

Former President Barack Obama criticized President Donald Trump's decision Tuesday to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal.<p>The Joint …

South Asia

Jeff Bezos just made a lot of people mad by admitting how he’s spending his massive fortune

Amazon makes a lot of money. Jeff Bezos is the President and CEO of Amazon, therefore it stands to reason that Jeff Bezos also makes a lot of money. …

Seven States, Led by Texas, Sue to End DACA Program

Opening another front in the battle over immigration policy, Texas and six other states sued the federal government on Tuesday in an attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.<p>The lawsuit — joined by Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, South Carolina and West Virginia — …

‘The Department of Justice is not going to be extorted’: Rosenstein responds to impeachment threat

Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein took aim Tuesday at Republican lawmakers who have drafted articles of impeachment against him, saying that he would not comment on documents “that nobody has the courage to put their name on” and asserting that he will not change his behavior in the face of …

Donald Trump

Former Microsoft executive thinks he has a solution to the cryptography war with law enforcement

As encryption becomes more commonplace in our devices, the job of law enforcement is becoming increasingly difficult. The central question …

Minds Is the Anti-Facebook That Pays You for Your Time

During Mark Zuckerberg's over 10 hours of Congressional testimony last week, lawmakers repeatedly asked how Facebook makes money. The simple answer, …

Rudy Giuliani joins Trump’s legal team | Salon.com

“[Giuliani] hopes [his relationship with] Mueller can help bring the investigation to conclusion, saying it ‘needs a little push ... maybe a couple of weeks,’” CNN's Dana Bash reports.<p>Giuliani and Trump talked on Thursday about a legal strategy moving forward, along with Sekulow, whom Giuliani …

Former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe Faces Criminal Referral

Washington (AP) -- The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal …

Trump resumes attack on California Gov. Jerry Brown over Mexican border patrols

President Trump resumed his attacks Thursday on "sanctuary cities" and California Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to restrict National Guard patrols along the Mexican border.<p>"There’s a little bit of a revolution going on in California,” Trump told reporters while touring a joint inter-agency task force in …

Chuck Schumer to Unveil Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana at the Federal Level

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is planning to introduce a bill on Friday that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level, he said in a …

Anti-Torture Groups Are Pushing Congress to Block Trump's Nominee to Head the CIA

Outside groups are upping the pressure on Senators to reject President Donald Trump’s controversial nominee to direct the Central Intelligence …

Russia accused of tampering with the site of alleged Syrian chemical attack

BEIRUT — Chemical weapons inspectors in Syria said Monday that they are being denied access to the site of an alleged chemical attack that was used to justify U.S.-led airstrikes over the weekend, amid growing suspicions that evidence of the incident may have been tampered with.<p>Pro-government media …

Middle East

Video shows U.S. agents trying to dump injured man over Mexican border

WASHINGTON — A video obtained by NBC News shows U.S. Border Patrol agents attempting to break international law by forcing an injured and mentally unstable man back into Mexico by falsely claiming that he is not in their custody, failing to identify him and assuming he is Mexican because "he looks …

Immigration

Zuckerberg Says Facebook Collects Internet Data on Non-Users

Mark Zuckerberg, under stern questioning by U.S. lawmakers, said Facebook Inc. collects information on consumers who aren’t registered as users, …