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Feds reassemble shredded docs, access encrypted messages from Michael Cohen raids

Federal prosecutors in New York revealed on Friday that they had pieced back together shredded documents found during search-warrant raids in April targeting Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney.<p>Lawyers from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Manhattan also said they’d …

Donald Trump

Another DNA Testing Company Reportedly Gets Fooled by Dog DNA

Consumer DNA testing is going to the dogs. A Canadian testing company has been accused of sending back supposedly human ancestry results on a faux …

Genetics

The much-hyped IG report about the Clinton email investigation backfires on Trump

Giuliani hoped it would "blow up" the Mueller investigation. So much for that.<p>For weeks, President Trump and his Republican allies in Congress have …

Donald Trump

Apple actually began shutting down its USB security hole a while ago

Apple began providing options for shutting down the USB port in iOS 11, but made it far more powerful in the newly-announced iOS 12.<p>Apple has been in a long-running battle with law enforcement over the ease with which the latter can access evidence stored on iPhones, even when they’ve been secured …

iOS

DOJ Report Confirms That the President Is a Dishonest Conspiracy Theorist

Donald Trump has claimed that a secret cabal of “deep state” Democrats within the FBI “rigged” the bureau’s investigation into Hillary Clinton — …

Donald Trump

Hear Eric Clapton’s Isolated Guitar Track From the Beatles’ ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ (1968)

George Harrison of the Beatles was an accomplished guitar player with a distinctive soloing style. So you might think that with a song as personal …

Guitar

Tim Lincecum’s wish granted: Rangers release ex-Giants star

Tim Lincecum’s bid to return to the major leagues has taken another detour as the beloved former Giants ace is again a free agent.<p>The Rangers granted …

Baseball

MacBook Pro with six cores, 32GB RAM, dark macOS to debut at WWDC [UPDATE]

Apple’s annual WWDC is almost upon us and while hardcore iPhone fans will have to wait a bit longer for their turn, there’s still more than enough …

Apple

Leilani Estates lava might not be part of the eruption that began in 1983, scientists say

ADVERTISING<p>HILO >> U.S. Geological Survey scientists are debating whether the devastating, ongoing Leilani Estates eruption should be declared a …

Hawaii

Trump Mar-a-Lago visits cost more than Russia probe

Donald Trump is complaining about the cost of the Mueller investigation - while he's spending far more government money on frequent trips to his own …

Donald Trump

How To Stop Annoying Robo And Scam Calls Once And For All

Cursing like a sailor into the phone doesn’t actually work, you know.<p>Have you reached the point where you don’t even answer your phone anymore because so often it’s just robocalls or scams?<p>Of course you have. We all have.<p>Robocalls and scam calls annoy us, invade our privacy, interrupt our focus and …

Identity Theft

Jaw Dropping Remastered Footage of Led Zeppelin Performing of ‘Dazed and Confused’ Live in 1973

In a remastered clip from the iconic film The Song Remains the Same, the members of Led Zeppelin perform a jaw-dropping version of “Dazed and …

Guitar

Trump Probe Began With Russian Messages Intercepted By NSA

As Trump and his minions poured out mesmerizing disinformation last weekend about the origins of the Russia probe, a bracing slap of reality was …

Surveillance

Hawaii lava finally reaches the Pacific -- only to create another deadly danger

<b>(CNN) —</b> First it was catastrophic lava. Then it was sulfur dioxide. Now Big Island residents have yet another danger to worry about.<p>Laze -- a mashup of "lava" and "haze" -- is a nasty product formed when hot lava hits the ocean, sending hydrochloric acid and volcanic glass particles into the …

Kilauea

The Rolling Stones – every album ranked!

23. Dirty Work (1986)<p>The best moments on Dirty Work come when the atmosphere of intra-band animosity in which it was recorded is channelled into the music: One Hit (to the Body) and Winning Ugly fizz with nasty energy. Elsewhere, it’s lifeless, and the period production on Back to Zero has dated …

Jigsaw Puzzles

Probe of leaked banking records related to Michael Cohen expands after New Yorker report

The Treasury Department’s inspector general is expanding a probe into leaks of confidential reports about suspicious banking activity by Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former personal attorney, to include an uncorroborated allegation that some of those reports were mysteriously absent from a …

Surveillance

Amid report's revelations: an informant in the Trump Russia probe

Rachel Maddow sorts through the day's blizzard of news, including a number of scoops in a New York Times report. Among those scoops is the revelation …

Red Alert Issued For Aviation As Kilauea Spews 'Vog' 12,000 Feet Into Sky

<b>Updated at 3:20 a.m. ET Wednesday</b><p>A massive ash plume rising from a fissure on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has caused authorities to issue a red alert for airplanes in the region for the first time since the mountain suddenly ramped up its activity nearly two weeks ago.<p>What scientists refer to as "vog" …

National Parks

KHNL : PHOTOS: Giant plumes of ash pour from Halemaumau Crater

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MH370 experts think they’ve finally solved the mystery of the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight

All but one of the 239 people on the doomed Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had probably been unconscious — incapacitated by the sudden depressurization of the Boeing 777 — and had no way of knowing they were on an hours-long, meandering path to their deaths.<p>Along that path, a panel of aviation …

Airplanes

Hawaii Kilauea Volcano: 17th Fissure Is Dangerously Close to Geothermal Plant

Scientists aren't sure when it will stop.<p>Since the Kilauea volcano erupted on May 3, fissures began appearing near the volcano emitting steam and …

Sammy Hagar, at 70, still can't drive 55. Hard-rock vet to debut SoCal music, food and car festival in October

Considering how constantly busy he keeps as a musician and a multifaceted entrepreneur, it’s no surprise Sammy Hagar <i>still</i> can’t drive 55, to invoke …

Roaring like jet engines, new fissure opens at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano

A new fissure roaring like jet engines and spewing magma opened on Hawaii‘s Kilauea volcano on Saturday, piling lava as high as a four-story …

Natural Disasters

Gary Clark Jr. and the New Blues

Photos by Derek BradMusic is always changing. Without swing music, we wouldn’t have jazz or blues. Without jazz, blues, and country, we wouldn’t have …

Hawaii eruption: 'Not the time for sightseeing' in lava-hit neighborhood

<b>Leilani Estates, Hawaii (CNN) —</b> The destructive tear of this volcanic eruption isn't over yet.<p>Lava and hazardous fumes continued to spew on Hawaii's Big Island on Monday, four days after the Kilauea volcano erupted.<p>The Hawaii Civil Defense said 35 structures -- including at least 26 homes -- had …

Geology

Hawaiians brave volcanic gases, lava to retrieve pets, belongings

PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Lava spewing in fountains up to 300 feet high from an erupting Hawaiian volcano has destroyed 35 homes and other buildings, officials said on Monday, warning residents allowed brief visits to their properties to be prepared to flee at a moment's notice.<p>(Hawaii's Kilauea …

Natural Disasters

'No sign of slowing down': Lava damages 35 buildings in Hawaii eruption

The number of homes and other buildings damaged by a volcanic eruption on Hawaii's Big Island rose to 35 on Monday as thousands of residents remained under mandatory evacuation orders, officials said.<p>And Kilauea volcano's lava flows remained dangerously powerful, Talmadge Magno, Hawaii County's …

Geology

Why You Shouldn't Trust the New Study That Supports Putting Two Spaces After a Period

Writers, style guides, and people who spend a lot of time reading generally agree that one space after a period is highly preferable to two, but …

At Least 10 Volcanic Fissures Have Now Opened Up Near Hawaii's Mt. Kilauea, Destroying 21 Homes [Updated]

The eruption of the Mount Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has continued to progress, with massive lava flows pouring out of what is now …

Put a 500GB portable SSD in your pocket for $160

Samsung's blazing-fast drive normally runs $190.<p><i>ZDNet's Business Bargain Hunter scours the web for great deals on computers, phones, services and</i> …