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Officials Disagree on Puerto Rico Power Restoration Timeline

Officials Disagree on Puerto Rico Power Restoration Timeline

Officials in the U.S. and Puerto Rico gave differing views Thursday on when power will be fully restored to the...

Twitter Employee, on Last Day, Deactivates Trump Account

Twitter Employee, on Last Day, Deactivates Trump Account

U.S. President Donald Trump’s @realdonaldtrump Twitter account was deactivated by a Twitter Inc employee whose last day at the company...

Twitter Employee, on Their Last Day, Deactivates Trump Account

Twitter Employee, on Their Last Day, Deactivates Trump Account

U.S. President Donald Trump’s @realdonaldtrump Twitter account was deactivated by a Twitter Inc employee whose last day at the company...

Mexico City Updates 911 App to Push Quake Alerts to Phones

Mexico City Updates 911 App to Push Quake Alerts to Phones

Mexico City has updated its 911 emergency app to send earthquake alerts to residents’ smartphones following last month’s magnitude 7.1...

Facebook Pressured to Notify People Who Saw Russian Posts

Facebook Pressured to Notify People Who Saw Russian Posts

Facebook received several tongue-lashings during U.S. congressional hearings this week, but the world’s largest social network also got an assignment:...

Google, AutoNation Partner on Self-driving Car Program

Google, AutoNation Partner on Self-driving Car Program

Google is partnering with AutoNation, the country’s largest auto dealership chain, in its push to build a self-driving car. AutoNation...

Russia Hackers Had Targets Worldwide, Beyond US Election

Russia Hackers Had Targets Worldwide, Beyond US Election

The hackers who upended the U.S. presidential election had ambitions well beyond Hillary Clinton’s campaign, targeting the emails of Ukrainian...

Social Media Companies Face Tough Congressional Questions on Russian Election Interference

Social Media Companies Face Tough Congressional Questions on Russian Election Interference

Facebook, Twitter and Google executives testified in public before Senate and House investigations into Russian election interference for the first...

On Climate Change, It’s Trump vs Markets

On Climate Change, It’s Trump vs Markets

Though the Trump administration has taken steps to undo regulations aimed at cutting greenhouse gas emissions, experts say economic forces...

Malaysia Investigating Reported Leak of 46 Million Mobile Users Data

Malaysia Investigating Reported Leak of 46 Million Mobile Users Data

Malaysia is investigating an alleged attempt to sell the data of more than 46 million mobile phone subscribers online after...

New Fingerprint Technology Solves Mysteries, Brings Closure to Families of Deceased

New Fingerprint Technology Solves Mysteries, Brings Closure to Families of Deceased

Modern forensics have come a long way with the use of DNA evidence and fingerprint databases. But it’s not always...

US Trade Panel Recommends Varying Solar Panel Import Restrictions

US Trade Panel Recommends Varying Solar Panel Import Restrictions

Members of the U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday made three different recommendations for restricting solar cell and panel imports...

California Wildfire Insurance Claims Top $3.3B

California Wildfire Insurance Claims Top $3.3B

Property damage claims from a series of deadly October wildfires now exceed $3.3 billion, California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said...

US Social Media Giants Pledge to Combat Foreign Disinformation

US Social Media Giants Pledge to Combat Foreign Disinformation

Attorneys for Twitter, Facebook and Google on Tuesday told U.S. lawmakers that Russian entities used their platforms to sow discord...

Britain Accelerates Brexit Plans; Talks Also to Speed Up

Britain Accelerates Brexit Plans; Talks Also to Speed Up

Britain is accelerating preparations for “all eventualities” when it leaves the European Union, but both sides are hopeful an agreement...