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DC mayor taunts Trump after cancellation of military parade

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump sought to cast blame Friday for the cancellation of his planned military parade on Washington city council officials, saying they had inflated the cost.<p>Soon after the President tweeted, Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser claimed she "got thru" to Trump about costs for the …

Donald Trump

Twitter’s relationship with third-party apps is messy — but it’s not over

It's a day that some of Twitter's most high-profile developers have dreaded, though it's one they've long-known was coming: Twitter is finally …

Apps

Dating App Bumble Launches A Fund To Invest In Other Female-Founded Startups

Popular dating app Bumble may be less than four years old, but that’s not stopping it from becoming the latest buzzy startup to commit to investing in other startups coming up after it.<p>Bumble is announcing on Wednesday that it has launched Bumble Fund, a fund focused on investing in female-founded …

Venture Capital

Trump advisor touts Sprint, T-Mobile deal while denying lobbying

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, touted on Wednesday benefits he sees in federal government approval of T-Mobile US Inc's bid to acquire Sprint Corp, while also denying that he has worked directly for the company.<p>Lewandowski said he remains …

Donald Trump

800 Miles with Bears Ears Prayer Runners

Everyone ran the final miles to Bears Ears National Monument together. It was a sunny, blue-sky day in March, and 45 pairs of feet shuffled down a road of soft red dirt, kicking up a dust cloud. One woman wore her jingle dress, a garment used in ceremonial dances, its rows of metal cones clinking …

New Mexico

Italy bridge: Dozens feared dead in Genoa as motorway collapses

<b>A motorway bridge has collapsed in the northwest Italian city of Genoa, killing 26 people and badly injuring 15, police told the BBC.</b><p>Dramatic video footage captured the moment of the disaster when one of the huge supporting towers crashed down during torrential rain.<p>Cars and trucks plummeted 45m …

Emmanuel Macron

Inside the iPhone Repair Ecosystem: Where Do Replacement Parts Come From and Can You Trust Them?

There's a thriving market for unofficial, aftermarket iPhone parts, and in China, there are entire massive factories that are dedicated to producing these components for repair shops unable to get ahold of parts that have been produced by Apple.<p>The entire Apple device repair ecosystem is …

Mobile Technology

Jakarta, the fastest-sinking city in the world

<b>The Indonesian capital of Jakarta is home to 10 million people</b> <b>but it</b> <b>is also one of the fastest-sinking cities in the world. If this goes unchecked, parts of the megacity could be entirely submerged by 20</b><b>5</b><b>0, say researchers. Is it too late?</b><p>It sits on swampy land, the Java Sea lapping against it, and …

Asia

Omarosa Manigault Newman Taped Her Firing by John Kelly

Omarosa Manigault Newman secretly taped John F. Kelly, the White House chief of staff, as he fired her in December in the Situation Room, a breach of security protocols, but one that revealed him suggesting that she could face damage to her reputation if she did not leave quietly.<p>The recording was …

Donald Trump

Family of a man who stole and crashed a plane is 'stunned and heartbroken'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Relatives of Richard Russell say they are "stunned and heartbroken" after the airline worker stole a passenger plane Friday from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and was killed when he crashed 25 miles away.<p>"This is a complete shock to us," the family said in a statement Saturday …

Airplanes

On 'mission to touch the sun,' Parker Solar Probe has launched

<b>(CNN) —</b> Humanity's first visit to a star began this weekend. NASA's Parker Solar Probe will explore the sun's atmosphere in a mission that launched early Sunday. This is the agency's first mission to the sun and its outermost atmosphere, the corona.<p>After being delayed on Saturday, the probe …

Space

‘Stories’ was Instagram’s smartest move yet

Can it become Facebook’s next big business?<p>Two years ago, Instagram did something that felt a little desperate: It copied the best product from a direct competitor, and even gave it the same name. Snapchat Stories were suddenly Instagram Stories.<p>It was a bold move. Silicon Valley is full of …

Social Media

It's Time to End the Yearly Smartphone Launch Event

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9. But as we reach peak smartphone, there's less-and-less that distinguishes one phone from the other.<p>Thursday, at a flashy event in New York, Samsung unveiled yet another phone: the Galaxy Note 9. Like you’d expect, it’s rectangular, it has a screen, and it has a …

Mobile

Samsung announces Galaxy Note 9 with 6.4-inch screen and a huge battery

A refinement of last year’s model with incredibly powerful hardware<p>Samsung is coming off of a disappointing launch for its Galaxy S9, but that doesn’t mean the company is shaking things up for its next major smartphone. The Galaxy Note 9 is officially being announced today, and Samsung is doubling …

Gear & Gadgets

Why we hate using email but love sending texts

They both allow us to stay in touch, but while email often attracts ire, text messaging is more popular than ever. Is the way we choose to communicate saying more than we might think?<p>Around 15 years ago, I was working at my part-time job at an electronics store at the mall. One of my colleagues …

Text Messaging

US to impose new sanctions on Russia for poisoning ex-spy in the UK

The Trump administration will punish Russia with sanctions for poisoning an ex-spy living in Britain with a chemical weapon, the State Department …

U.S. Dept. of State

The tender, terrifying truth about what happened inside the Trader Joe's hostage siege

About halfway through the three-hour siege at Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake, the wounded gunman, Gene Atkins, looked at one of his hostages, MaryLinda Moss, and told her it was all over for him. “I just shot at a cop,” he said.<p>Moss, a 55-year-old artist who exudes calm, feared a suicidal gunman could …

Trader Joe's

Special report: America’s greatest threat is a hurricane-force cyberattack

<b>For the past month,</b> Axios has been interviewing people trusted with the nation’s most sensitive secrets. We wanted to know, in this time of acute …

Cybersecurity

How Silicon Valley Became a Den of Spies

The West Coast is a growing target of foreign espionage. And it’s not ready to fight back.<p>SAN FRANCISCO—In the fall of 1989, during the Cold War’s wan and washed-out final months, the Berlin Wall was crumbling—and so was San Francisco. The powerful Loma Prieta earthquake, the most destructive to …

Silicon Valley

Facebook Takes Historic Plunge as Scandals Finally Take a Toll

Facebook Inc. plunged as much as 20 percent Thursday after months of scandal and criticism finally hit the company where it hurts: growth.<p>The …

GDPR

Trump, EU agree to work on lowering tariffs, averting a potential trade war

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the United States and the European Union had launched a "new phase" in their relationship, saying that the …

Economy

NASA trained, Boeing employed: Chris Ferguson hopes to make history as a company astronaut

He still looks every bit the NASA astronaut he once was. Same chest-out posture. Same Top Gun instincts. Same American flag on the left shoulder of his flight suit. Chris Ferguson even has a call sign, “Fergy.”<p>There is one small detail that sets Ferguson apart from the NASA astronauts he is …

Space Exploration

Democrats See Openings at State Level, Thanks to Trump Resistance

SANTA FE, N.M. — A polarizing president electrifies the opposition party going into his first midterm election, raising the party’s hopes that it can reclaim governorships, ram through major policy change at the state level and redraw legislative lines in its favor for a decade to come.<p>It’s a …

New Mexico

Just tough Trump tweeting? US ratchets up Iran pressure

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's explosive Twitter threat to Iran's leader comes as his administration is ratcheting up a pressure campaign on the Islamic republic that many suspect is aimed at regime change.<p>No one is predicting imminent war. But Trump's bellicose, all-caps challenge …

Donald Trump

Uber, Lyft driver booted after newspaper reveals he was livestreaming passengers

"An unseen online audience watches, evaluating women’s bodies… mocking conversations."<p>A St. Louis Uber and Lyft driver has been kicked off both …

Livestreaming

The generation that grew up on Stephen King is taking him back

The author is going through a cinematic renaissance, thanks to directors who grew up as fans.<p>Stephen King is one of mainstream fiction’s great …

Horror

Trump plans to invite Putin to Washington this fall

President Donald Trump asked his national security adviser to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington this fall, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday afternoon.<p>The statement comes after Trump teased a second meeting with Putin on Twitter earlier in the day. …

Donald Trump