Uber CEO resigns after months of controversy

A spokesperson for Uber UK told Ars "the intention is that almost every feature we are building and shipping over the next 180 days will be available internationally by the end of the year". The feature will also let riders tip up to 30 days af... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Supreme Court to hear major political redistricting case

The case , which will be heard in the fall, could have a pronounced impact on how district lines, generally redrawn after a decennial census, can be drawn across the country. Lawmakers said they ignored race ...More..

Dianne Feinstein 'Increasingly Concerned' Donald Trump Will Try to Fire Investigators
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Dianne Feinstein 'Increasingly Concerned' Donald Trump Will Try to Fire Investigators

The message was widely read as confirming a probe of Trump by the special counsel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 US election. Rosenstein isn't investigating the President, but he did appoint Sp...More..

US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies to the House Intelligence Committee task force on Capitol Hill in Washington , Wednesday, June 21, 2017, as part of the Russian Federation in...More..

Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway

The officer ordered Castile not to draw it out, with Castile repeatedly saying he was not reaching for it. Yanez shot him seven times, claiming he feared for his safety. Paul and Minneapolis last summer aft...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump says he hopes Senate healthcare bill has 'heart'

Watch Political Director Dave Price's thoughts on what he found in Cedar Rapids. "With that conviction, deep in your hearts, you showed up on Election Day and voted to put America first". "They have total, to...More..

Senate GOP leaders writing Obamacare repeal behind closed doors
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Senate GOP leaders writing Obamacare repeal behind closed doors

The reported remarks come just over a month after Trump celebrated the AHCA in the White House Rose Garden after it passed the House, calling the bill " a great plan " that was "very, very incredibly well...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

In Iowa, Trump ready to rally base, celebrate GOP resilience

President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit agricultural facilities at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids this afternoon. The comment came a day after Trump said Chinese efforts to persuade Nor...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

US Senate votes overwhelmingly for tougher Russian sanctions amidst poll meddling probe

These latest sanctions are in retaliation for Russia's interference in last year's presidential election. Before passing the combined Russia-Iran measure, the chamber also attached a bipartisan amendment ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Video released of United States police officer shooting black motorist

Castile appears to say that he's not pulling out the gun, and then Yanez shoots him. The footage captures the short interaction between Yanez and Castile , who was pulled over on July 6, 2016, for a...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Report of major California earthquake was false alarm

A shallow magnitude 3.3 natural disaster was reported Wednesday afternoon one mile from El Cerrito, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Leslie Gordon, a public affairs specialist with the USGS, t...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

Michigan State Police Lt. Mike Shaw said the victim, Lt. Jeff Neville, was stabbed in the neck at about 9:30 a.m., and that the airport was evacuated shortly after the incident occurred. White House press sec...More..

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly, still a rainmaker
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly, still a rainmaker

Cindy could bring as much as 6 to 9 inches of rain, with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama and the Florida Panhandle through Thursday, he wrote. A...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Memorial for Nabra Hassanen set on fire in Washington, DC

Fairfax County police said Monday that they had turned up no slurs or other evidence that Martinez Torres was motivated to kill Nabra because of her religion. A Council on American-Islamic Relations spoke...More..

Helena Brewers baseball team relocating to Colorado in 2019
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Helena Brewers baseball team relocating to Colorado in 2019

The Elmore-owned teams' relocations await approval by the Pioneer Baseball League, the Texas League, the Pacific Coast League , the President of Minor League Baseball and the review of Baseball Office of the...More..

Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway

Police say the shooting, heard around 4:10 a.m.in the 8800 block of the southbound expressway, appeared to be a murder-suicide. The man then allegedly got out of the vehicle while it was still moving and fire...More..

Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a FLASH FLOOD WATCH for much of Louisiana. Although the storm had weakened slightly, with maximum sustained winds dropping from 60 miles per hour to 50...More..

Doctor: No Evidence To Support North Korea's Explanation For Comatose College Student
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Doctor: No Evidence To Support North Korea's Explanation For Comatose College Student

Warmbier says Otto was taken hostage... then treated as a war criminal, with no access to anyone for 15 months. " North Korea is a pariah regime, they're brutal (feed loses quality) and they're terroristic". ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cowboys' Jones, Hall of Fame group meet Pope Francis

Jones, who is being inducted into the Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, on August 4, was in Italy with Hall of Famers Curtis Martin , Chris Doleman, Franco Harris , Jim Taylor , Ronnie Lott and Floyd Little, a...More..

Heat wave hits Southwest on 1st day of summer
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Heat wave hits Southwest on 1st day of summer

The National Weather Service said the current heatwave resulted from a high-pressure system camped over the Four Corners region where Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Arizona meet. While many large plan...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared

District Attorney Kevin Steele told reporters his office plans to retry the case. "I personally can not thank Andrea Constand enough", she said. An eighth woman withdrew her lawsuit and a federal judge dism...More..

Cuba denounces Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cuba denounces Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue

Washington had severed diplomatic relations with Cuba in 1961, two years after communist rebels led by Fidel Castro toppled the right-wing government of Fulgencio Batista. But it makes some exceptions, includi...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical alert: Cindy aims for northern Gulf Coast

Coastal flooding has shut down roads and very well could be life-threatening, the National Weather Service said. Cindy is expected to reach the Louisiana coast sometime late Wednesday and then move inland ove...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Police Dashcam Video of Cop Shooting Philando Castile Released for First Time

The recently released video was played in the courtroom several times for jurors before they made their verdict. Four days ago a Minnesota jury acquitted police officer Jeronimo Yanez of manslaughter char...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump announces $200M apprenticeship initiative

Participating business leaders are from Rockwell Manufacturing, Oshkosh Corporation, Briggs & Stratton, Mercury Marine and Quad Graphics. President Trump's visit to Wisconsin to promote apprenticeships comes ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

U.S. coroner investigates Otto Warmbier's death

Trump adds, "he should have been brought home a long time ago". The Ohio coroner's office said on Tuesday that it had not been able to determine the cause of Warmbier's death after carrying out an external ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Muslim girl may have been sexually assaulted

The young graphic artist says Hassanen's slaying hit close to home. Detectives told Nabra's mother that the teenager was struck with a metal bat , The Washington Post reported. A hate crime in Virginia...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Attorneys General In DC, Maryland Sue Trump For Violating Emoluments Clause

Attorney General Karl Racine . Trump's continued ownership of a global business empire has rendered the president "deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic government actors" and has undermin...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Krauthammer: Senate Hiding GOP Bill Is 'Not A Brilliant Idea'

McConnell has already stated on Tuesday that the Senate draft of the healthcare bill would be different from the version approved by the House, although he did not elaborate on the details much further. Mr McCo...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

GOP senators complain on eve of health care bill unveiling

Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., said he does not like the manner in which Senate Republicans have worked behind closed doors on its healthcare legislation. "We have to, we need to". Senator Susan Collins, a moder...More..