Jack Rossi

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Kilimanjaro, Tanzania<p>Early European explorers who claimed to have seen a snow-capped mountain in Equatorial Africa were dismissed as delusional. …

Gorsuch, a Conservative Firebrand in College, Evolved Into a Conciliator

President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee wins praise from Democrats for his civility and respect for opposing views, but some high school and college acquaintances remember him as a provocateur who took after his dynamic mother, a Reagan cabinet member<p>As confirmation hearings begin Monday, …

Donald Trump

Rulings offer glimpse into what kind of justice Gorsuch would be

Some liberals wary of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s fitness for the Supreme Court point to the Case of the Frozen Trucker. As an appeals court judge, Gorsuch ruled against a driver who claimed he’d been wrongly fired because he ignored his supervisor’s demands by unhitching his unheated truck from its …

Planned Parenthood

Seven Players to Watch During the Gorsuch Confirmation

While Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch received mostly gracious reviews as he made his introductory rounds on Capitol Hill, his confirmation hearing on Monday may be where the pleasantries end.<p>Senate Democrats' lingering resentment over the GOP’s successful blockade of Merrick Garland, President …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Neil Gorsuch on the issues

<b>(CNN) —</b> When President Donald Trump set out to choose a Supreme Court nominee, one factor was critical: a proven record.<p>On that front, Judge Neil Gorsuch, who has a long paper trail of judicial opinions from his time on the 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals, appears to be the perfect candidate for …

Hobby Lobby

Facebook has banned developers from using data for surveillance

Facebook has changed its policy to prevent developers from using data to facilitate surveillance of users.<p>The move comes several months after an …

7 hidden features in the latest Snapchat update

Between motion-tracking emoji and face swapping with saved photos, there's been no shortage of feature-packed Snapchat updates of late.<p>But there's a …

Scientists keep the Doomsday Clock at the closest it’s been to midnight since the Cold War

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has announced that it is not moving the minute hand of its “Doomsday Clock” any closer to midnight.<p>While it’s nice knowing the prospects for the continuation of humanity are no worse than they’ve recently been, we also aren’t any safer. The keepers of the clock say …

Cold War

Oregon protest leader Ammon Bundy, others arrested; 1 killed

<b>(CNN) —</b> The weeks-long armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge headquarters in Oregon suffered two major blows when protest leader Ammon Bundy was arrested and another key figure was killed.<p>Bundy and several fellow occupiers were pulled over Tuesday on U.S. Highway 395, a law enforcement …

Oregon

FBI Arrests Milwaukee Man Planning Temple Attack

A Milwaukee man was arrested Tuesday on charges that he sought machine guns in order to carry out a terror attack on a Masonic temple, federal prosecutors said.<p>Samy Mohamed Hamzeh, 23, was charged with unlawfully possessing a machine gun and unlawfully receiving and possessing firearms not …

Corruption

San Bernardino Shooting: Muslim Leaders Condemn 'Revolting' Massacre

Islamic community leaders reacted with shock and grief after a Muslim couple apparently embarked on a deadly shooting rampage at a community center for people with developmental disabilities.<p>The Council on American–Islamic Relations — a nationwide advocacy organization — condemned the "horrific and …

Terrorism

Heinz says sorry for ketchup QR code that links to porn site

Heinz has apologised to a German customer after a QR code on one of its tomato ketchup bottles linked to a porn site.<p>After using a smartphone to scan the code, which was meant to provide information about a promotional campaign that offered personalised ketchup bottle labels, Daniel Korell was sent …

Internet

Protester Disrupts European Central Bank Press Conference

Mario Draghi