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Facing Senate rejection, controversial pick to head EPA chemical office bows out

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Michael Dourson's nomination had drawn widespread criticism because of his past ties to the chemical industry.
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Uber reportedly in talks to buy food delivery service Deliveroo

Uber reportedly in talks to buy food delivery service Deliveroo

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies is in early talks to buy food delivery company Deliveroo, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. The... Read more ...

Theresa May's leadership is in crisis after being humiliated by EU leaders

Theresa May's leadership is in crisis after being humiliated by EU leaders

Theresa May has been humiliated by EU leaders who unanimously rejected her plans for Brexit. European Council President Donald Tusk openly mocked her on social... Read more ...

Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange

Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange

Tech Bureau Corp., which owns the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange, says the security breach occurred last week, and was discovered several days later. Read more ...

Facebook will stop on-site support for political campaigns

Facebook will stop on-site support for political campaigns

Facebook said on Thursday that it would no longer dispatch employees to the offices of political campaigns to offer support ahead of elections, as it did with U.S. President... Read more ...

Mueller reportedly interviewed Michael Cohen for hours about every aspect of...

Mueller reportedly interviewed Michael Cohen for hours about every aspect of Trump's dealings with Russia

Michael Cohen reportedly sat down for hours of interviews with the special counsel Robert Mueller that spanned several sessions last month. Mueller asked Cohen about President... Read more ...

12 ways Alexa is getting smarter

12 ways Alexa is getting smarter

In a presentation atop its biodome in Seattle today, Amazon debuted nearly a dozen new products, ranging from next generation versions of popular speakers like the Echo Show... Read more ...

Yale professor reportedly told students Kavanaugh prefers law clerks who...

Yale professor reportedly told students Kavanaugh prefers law clerks who look 'like models'

A Yale law professor reportedly advised female students on their appearances to bolster their chances of becoming Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh's law clerks. Amy... Read more ...

Amazon reveals redesigned 2018 Echo Dot, Echo Plus, and Echo Show

Amazon reveals redesigned 2018 Echo Dot, Echo Plus, and Echo Show

Amazon today introduced nearly a dozen new Alexa-powered devices, from a second-generation Echo Dot to the Echo Sub for amplifying sound for previously existing speakers, the... Read more ...

Google employees considered manipulating search results to help protest...

Google employees considered manipulating search results to help protest Trump's travel ban

An undisclosed number of Google workers considered ways to use the company's powerful search engine to assist in a protest against a travel ban implemented by the Trump... Read more ...

Cody Wilson made headlines with a blueprint for 3D-printable guns, now he's...

Cody Wilson made headlines with a blueprint for 3D-printable guns, now he's on the run after being charged with sexually assaulting a minor

Cody Wilson, known most prominently for touting his blueprints for 3D-printable guns, has been formally accused of sexually assaulting a minor. Wilson, who lives in Austin... Read more ...