In uphill mayoral bid, tech entrepreneur Sales-Griffin stresses shrinking Chicago
Moments after Neal Sales-Griffin sat down in the living room of the 600-square-foot, soft-lit Kenwood apartment where he spent much of his childhood - “my mama's house,” he...
1 hour ago - Chicago Tribune
A Fully Evolved South by Southwest Goes for Maximum Pop
The recipe: one part tech nerds, one part cinephiles, and a dollop of hip-hop scenesters.
2 hours ago - Vanity Fair
Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. How 3 Communities Honor Their Dead
The process of creating a permanent memorial to the victims of a mass shooting is often riddled with emotion and conflict.
4 hours ago - NY Times
Entrepreneur Aims To Raise $10 Million To Fund Black Tech Companies
A Black entrepreneur is looking to use his business as an avenue to fund tech companies created by African-Americans, Black Enterprise reported. Marceau Michel -creator of...
6 hours ago - News One
Will Google Be the Next Tech Giant to Face Off with Washington?
YouTube's extremist content is a red flag for advertisers and viewers alike, but Google's real problem might be how much data it shares with advertisers.
7 hours ago - Vanity Fair
Tech companies help pull US stocks lower in early trade
The major U.S. stock indexes fell in early trading Friday, adding to the market's modest losses a day earlier. Technology stocks accounted for a big slice of the slide. Energy...
9 hours ago - The Seattle Times
New tech suggests more homes near Des Plaines River at risk of flooding
Big Bend Drive, once a serene, secluded cluster of homes hugging the banks of the Des Plaines River, was a hive of hauling, digging, shoveling and excavation on a recent spring...
13 hours ago - Chicago Tribune
Asian shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook
SEOUL, South Korea - Asian shares fell back Friday after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. A warning by the head of the IMF over the...
18 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Satellite surveillance startup aims to monitor entire Earth & stream video in real-time
US-based startup EarthNow, which plans to deploy a constellation of hi-tech satellites to monitor the entire surface of Earth and stream HD footage 24/7, has secured backing...
20 hours ago - RT
ZTE protests ‘unfair' US penalty, says it's seeking solution
BEIJING - Chinese tech company ZTE says it won't accept an “unfair” U.S. penalty in a case involving exports of telecoms equipment to North Korea and Iran and is seeking a...
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Path to denuclearization? North Korea announces 6 pivotal decisions
Pyongyang has declared a new strategic course for the country, announcing an indefinite suspension of all nuclear and ballistic missile tests, in the run-up to the planned...
Mourners lining up to pay final respects to Barbara Bush
People waited in line for hours to be screened by security before boarding shuttle buses to attend a public viewing of the former first lady.
Oklahoma police department hosts 4/20 'contest' to find person with most pot
On April 20, a date often associated with marijuana, one Oklahoma police department is hosting a "contest" to give away prizes to the person who has the most marijuana.
North Korean leader: We no longer need nuclear tests, state-run media reports
Kim said that "under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests."
Scared, angry and demanding action: Hundreds walk out of Triangle schools in...
Students across the Triangle will walk out of their classes on Friday as part of National School Walkout Day to demand an end to gun violence.
Walmart tests new employee dress code at some stores
Walmart operates more than 5,000 stores and clubs across the U.S.
Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault
Jurors got a look at Bill Cosby's travel records as his lawyers made the case that he never visited his mansion in the month he's of accused sexually assaulting a woman there.
Producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: DJ Avicii poses with TJX Rewards Platinum MasterCard Card holders at the MasterCard Lounge at Westwood One Backstage on February 13, 2016 in Los...
CDC's warning on E. coli outbreak expands to all romaine lettuce
Consumers anywhere in the United States who have store-bought romaine at home, including salads and salad mixes containing that lettuce, should throw it away immediately...
Student shot at high school in Ocala; suspected shooter in custody, deputies say
Deputies in Marion County are responding to a shooting at a high school in Ocala, officials said.