APNewsBreak: Verizon to end location data sales…

Verizon says it will no longer sell your phone-location data through intermediaries

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord Tuesday, calling the move "very regrettable."

Rule the School! First Grader Wins National…

A first grader just won Google’s annual Doodle 4 Google contest. Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

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They Set Out to Raise $1,500 for a Separated…

USA Today called it "likely the largest fundraiser ever on Facebook" ... and that was when it had raised $3.6 million. The Facebook campaign set up by Silicon Valley couple Charlotte and Dave Willner—"Reunite an immigrant parent with their child"—has as of this writing pulled in $3.95...

Elon Musk: Rogue Employee Wrought 'Extensive…

Never a dull moment for Elon Musk: The Tesla CEO warned all employees Monday that a saboteur inside the company had caused "quite extensive and damaging sabotage to our operations," reports Reuters . "This included making direct code changes to the Tesla Manufacturing Operating System under false usernames and exporting large...

I Object! IBM Creates AI That Can Debate Humans

IBM's Project Debater can have meaningful conversations with humans. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

IBM pits computer against human debaters

IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years

Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial…

Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create…

President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space

Actress Posts Video of Hubby's Tesla on Fire 'Out…

The latest unfortunate headline for Tesla comes courtesy of actress Mary McCormack, who on Friday tweeted a video of a Model S with flames shooting from it. "This is what happened to my husband and his car today. No accident,out of the blue, in traffic on Santa Monica Blvd....

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Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911…

Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century

Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies…

Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane

Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes…

Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change

Compulsive video-game playing could be mental…

The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing many young players

Check If You Were Related to a Pilgrim, the Easy…

Discovering if you're descended from the Pilgrims is "easier than ever." A new database offers for the first time online records on more than 59,450 fifth-generation descendants of the small group who sailed to the New World aboard the Mayflower in 1620. Of the roughly 132 passengers and crew,...

Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps

'This Is Intolerable': Air Force Fires Woman in Viral Video

A Missouri woman who was booted from the Air Force for appearing in a racist Snapchat video says she "was drunk" and needs "to seek help," the Air Force Times reports. Tabitha Duncan, 20, appeared in the recent video driving along a dark road with others who used the n-word....

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It's a Chair. No, It's a Bulletproof Vest

An enterprising attorney has created a portable chair that converts to a bullet-proof vest, for use in schools and entertainment venues. Aaron Ansel came up with the idea for the CoverMeSeat following the October 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas. "I just thought, is there any sort of technology-based solution...