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California to sue Trump admin over citizenship question in 2020 census

California on Monday promised to sue the Trump administration over its decision to ask the 2020 census respondents if they are citizens of the United States.<p>California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the suit against the administration late Monday on Twitter, saying the measure would be …

Immigration

Vet deported because of felony says he did his time in prison, belongs back in US

<b>Tijuana, Mexico (CNN) —</b> A former US Army soldier whose felony conviction led to the revocation of his green card, his imprisonment, and, just days ago, his deportation to Mexico, said he will fight what he calls the unjust treatment of immigrant veterans.<p>"I belong in the (United States)," Miguel …

Immigration

Italy bomb: World War Two device forces mass evacuation in Fano

<b>Some 23,000 people have been evacuated in a town in central Italy after an unexploded bomb from World War Two was found during excavation work.</b><p>Officials in Fano had said the British-made bomb might explode after it was accidentally activated.<p>Patients were removed from a hospital and train services …

War

Pot tourists can smoke it where they buy it in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The smoke was thick and business brisk at the Barbary Coast Dispensary's marijuana smoking lounge, a darkened room that resembles a steakhouse or upscale sports tavern with its red leather seats, deep booths with high dividers, and hardwood floors.<p>"There's nothing like this in …

Cannabis

Judge, police help oust Trump Hotels from Panama property

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Workers pried President Donald Trump's name from signs outside his family company's luxury hotel in Panama on Monday, as Trump's executives were ousted from their management offices in a business dispute under orders from Panamanian officials. Trump's security guards also …

Donald Trump

Prague's famous astronomical clock stops

The 15th-century astronomical clock in central Prague, which draws crowds of tourists every hour, was halted on Monday morning for six months of …

European Travel

This week’s top stories: The latest ‘iPhone X Plus’ details, iPhone X vs Galaxy S9, more

<b>In this week’s top stories:</b> Concepts imagine the future of Apple hardware and software, Samsung mocks the notch, carriers outline the future of 5G speeds, the first iPhone X Plus part leak, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest and best Apple news…<p>This week brought a trio of concepts …

How To Prevent Tracking in the macOS High Sierra Safari Browser

Safari for macOS High Sierra users can easily turn off tracking while using the browser. Intelligent Tracking Prevention uses machine learning to …

Major new iOS bug can crash iPhones and disable access to apps and iMessages

Here we go again<p>Apple had a shockingly bad week of software problems just before the end of 2017, and it looks like 2018 isn’t starting so well either. A new bug has been discovered in iOS 11 that lets people send a specific character that will crash an iPhone and block access to the Messages app …

Apps

Which true wireless earbuds are worth buying?

With so many flagship phones leaving behind the headphone jack over the past two years, the need for a good pair of Bluetooth earbuds has only intensified. While the first crop of true wireless products had their share of comfort and connection problems, the selection improved dramatically in 2017, …

Consumer Tech

The best ways to counter the negative effects of aging and live a long time — starting right now

The keys to a long and healthy life are right in front of you.<p>Instead of expensive face creams, a cache of vitamins and supplements, or a hard-to-follow diet, all you need are some research-backed tools to help you stay healthy as you age and fight cognitive decline.<p>These solutions involve simple …

Holistic Medicine

Get the best phone battery life with some quick adjustments

Your cell phone is only as good as its battery. Once its power source runs out, so does your ability to call, check email, and pinpoint your location on a virtual map. Almost everyone has run unexpectedly low, frantically searching the local Starbucks for an open socket.<p>It could be the way you are …

Amazon Wants to Disrupt Health Care in America. In China, Tech Giants Already Have.

BEIJING — Amazon and two other American titans are trying to shake up health care by experimenting with their own employees’ coverage. By Chinese standards, they’re behind the curve.<p>Technology companies like Alibaba and Tencent have made health care a priority for years, and are using China as …

China

What You Need to Know About Super Bowl LII (and How to Follow It on Flipboard)

Super Bowl LII is a rematch of the game that was played in Jacksonville in 2005 between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, won by the Pats, 24-21. This year’s game, hosted by Minneapolis, will be the Patriots’ 10th appearance in the Super Bowl—the most by any team in NFL history, …

$19 device adds motion activation to anything that plugs into the wall

Want to turn on a lamp anytime you walk into a room? Don’t want to spend a lot of money or deal with fickle smart home hubs to make it happen. …

40 fashion lessons we can learn from Amal Clooney on her 40th birthday

Amal Clooney is a high-flying human rights lawyer, wife to Hollywood actor George Clooney, mother to twins... and serious style inspiration. As she celebrates her 40th birthday, we look back over her catalogue of wardrobe hits and glean 40 valuable fashion lessons that anyone can take on board...<p><b>1.</b> …

The security gadgets and apps you need to keep your information safe

Protect your information.<p>With new data breaches constantly making headlines, you know about the need to secure your online accounts. But hackers aren't the only threat to your personal information. Burglars could steal sensitive papers from your home, snoopers could raid your trash, and companies …

Panama hotel owners want Trump's name off the property

Owners of a Trump-branded skyscraper hotel in Panama are suing the hotel arm of President Donald Trump's business, according to a complaint filed in federal court in New York on Tuesday. The owners are demanding the termination of the management contract with the Trump Organization and the removal …

Donald Trump

New York to look at legalizing recreational marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York will study whether it's plausible to legalize marijuana for recreational use as neighboring states move ahead with it, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.<p>Cuomo called on lawmakers to approve funding for a feasibility study as part of his annual state budget address, in …

Cannabis

Apple stores are slammed because of a $29 battery-replacement offer, even though not everyone needs a new battery

Apple retail stores are struggling to handle a surge of customers looking to reinvigorate their iPhones through a special battery-replacement offer.<p>Apple sharply reduced the price for a fresh battery following the revelation that it had been purposely slowing performance of iPhones that had older …

Mobile Technology

This Old-School Skin Product Works Harder Than Your Entire Bathroom Cabinet

Bio-Oil is a stalwart of the skincare world, famed for its ability to do just about anything and everything to better the appearance and comfort of …

How to Shoot Clearer, Better Photos with the iPhone

I’ve heard it said over and over again that the best camera is the one you have with you. Honestly, I couldn’t agree more. I have an amazing DSLR and yet I find that the majority of my pictures are taken with my iPhone. Unfortunately, our iPhones still struggle in a lot of ways that more advanced …

Mobile Photography

Bitcoin conference stops accepting bitcoin for tickets, oh the irony

The irony of a conference dedicated to all things cryptocurrency that's unable to accept bitcoin payments for conference tickets is glaring.<p>On the …

Bitcoin

Apple won’t replace your old iPhone 6 Plus battery until March because of short supplies

Get that $29 replacement while you can<p>When Apple promised to replace old iPhone batteries for $29 after its slowdown debacle, there was always going to be a queue for new parts. Well, for owners of the iPhone 6 Plus, the queue will likely be a bit longer than expected. According to internal …

Mobile Technology

41 Insanely Innovative Products On Amazon Trending With Millennials

There’s nothing millennials love more than some instant gratification — think: full seasons of television shows always available, the answer to …

When you lose weight, your fat cells don't just let go of fat

Belly flab is like a storage unit for the rest of your body.<p><i>Every January, fat's in the crosshairs of health columnists, fitness magazines, and desperate Americans. This year, PopSci looks at the macronutrient beyond its most negative associations. What’s fat good for? How do we get it to go where</i> …

Nutrition

Apple servers currently signing older iOS updates, users able to downgrade from iOS 11

[<b>Update:</b> Party’s over! Older OS versions are no longer being signed once more. As suspected, it was an accidental change and has been reverted. Original story below …]<p>Apple is currently signing iOS 10 version updates for many devices including iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 models as shown by …

19 Netflix original shows that both critics and audiences agree are amazing

Recent Netflix original series "The End of the F***ing World" is one such program.<p>Acclaimed by both critics and fans, the British dark comedy recently won an enthusiastic endorsement from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, who called it the "most engaging addictive original" in a long time.<p>To figure out …

Netflix Original

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

​Why You Should Keep Toothpaste in the Kitchen

I love finding ways to use things I already have in new life-hack-y ways, like removing labels on jars with coconut oil and baking soda. Like …

Dental Care