Search

Facebook acquires ID authentication startup Confirm.io

FACEBOOK ACQUIRES ID AUTHENTICATION STARTUP CONFIRM.IO

Facebook has confirmed to TechCrunch that it's acquired...Confirm.io. The startup offered an API that let other companies quickly verify...

Circuit court denies all Peanut Corp. of America criminal appeals

CIRCUIT COURT DENIES ALL PEANUT CORP. OF AMERICA CRIMINAL APPEALS

Stewart Parnell, former CEO of the now defunct Peanut Corporation of America. The three executives once associated with Peanut Corporation...

 
 
 
Spacewalking astronauts give new hand to robot arm

SPACEWALKING ASTRONAUTS GIVE NEW HAND TO ROBOT ARM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Spacewalking astronauts gave a hand to the International Space Station's big robot arm Tuesday. As the federal...

This map shows every state that has legalized marijuana

THIS MAP SHOWS EVERY STATE THAT HAS LEGALIZED MARIJUANA

Recreational marijuana is legal in nine states and medical marijuana is legal in 29 states. Vermont became the first state to legalize...

 
 
 
At least one dead, multiple people shot at Kentucky high school

AT LEAST ONE DEAD, MULTIPLE PEOPLE SHOT AT KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL

The shooter is in custody, according to a government official.

Trump Mocks ‘Crazy Jim Acosta' By Misquoting Him: ‘Thank You For Your Honesty Jim!'

TRUMP MOCKS ‘CRAZY JIM ACOSTA' BY MISQUOTING HIM: ‘THANK YOU FOR YOUR HONESTY JIM!'

President Donald Trump took a victory lap over the end of the government shutdown early Tuesday morning, making sure to include a bizarre...

 
 
 
Gold, Silver Set To Benefit From Government Uncertainty

GOLD, SILVER SET TO BENEFIT FROM GOVERNMENT UNCERTAINTY

From Silver Doctors : We put out some good analysis of the current government shutdown, and we included what it looked like for gold...

Senators strike a deal re-opening government after 69 hours

SENATORS STRIKE A DEAL RE-OPENING GOVERNMENT AFTER 69 HOURS

WASHINGTON - Hundreds of thousands of federal workers are expected to return to work now that Congress has agreed on temporary funding...

 
 
 
​​Senate votes to end government shutdown; House follows

​​SENATE VOTES TO END GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN; HOUSE FOLLOWS

Democrats have yielded and ended their delaying tactics against a bill financing federal agencies through Feb. 8.

What's in, and not in, deal ending the government shutdown

WHAT'S IN, AND NOT IN, DEAL ENDING THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The deal to break through the Senate stalemate over immigration and border security that shut down the government is a bare-bones accord....

 
 
 
Trump's Weekend Shutdown Pix: The Medium is the Mess

TRUMP'S WEEKEND SHUTDOWN PIX: THE MEDIUM IS THE MESS

There has been oh, so much buzz about the White House's photo press release pushed out over the weekend. As you know, the government...

Shutdown ending: Senate voting to unblock temporary funding fix

SHUTDOWN ENDING: SENATE VOTING TO UNBLOCK TEMPORARY FUNDING FIX

Three days into a government shutdown, the Senate is voting to clear the path for funding US institutions through February 8. Democrats...

 
 
 
Here's why an immigration deal is so hard to reach - and the shutdown will be hard to end

HERE'S WHY AN IMMIGRATION DEAL IS SO HARD TO REACH - AND THE SHUTDOWN WILL BE HARD TO END

The federal government is entering into its third day of a shutdown. Trump's malleable negotiating position is complicating efforts...

Senate Dems relent, vote to end shutdown; House to follow

SENATE DEMS RELENT, VOTE TO END SHUTDOWN; HOUSE TO FOLLOW

WASHINGTON - Congress sped toward reopening the government Monday as Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations,...

 
 
 
Trump won by standing on the sidelines during the shutdown - but it could be short-lived

TRUMP WON BY STANDING ON THE SIDELINES DURING THE SHUTDOWN - BUT IT COULD BE SHORT-LIVED

Mark Wilson/Getty Images Both Republicans and Democrats are saying the agreement to end the government shutdown is a good deal for...

The deal to end the government shutdown saved the congressional trip to an elite gathering in Davos, Switzerland

THE DEAL TO END THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN SAVED THE CONGRESSIONAL TRIP TO AN ELITE GATHERING IN DAVOS, SWITZERLAND

Congress reached a deal on Monday to end the government shutdown, allowing a delegation of lawmakers to attend the World Economic Forum...

 
 
 
Trump's first public statement after the government shutdown deal doesn't paint an encouraging picture for DACA

TRUMP'S FIRST PUBLIC STATEMENT AFTER THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN DEAL DOESN'T PAINT AN ENCOURAGING PICTURE FOR DACA

Jeff Swensen/Getty Images As part of a deal to reopen the government, Senate GOP leadership agreed to work toward a deal to enshrine...

'I'm leaving the Democratic Party today': Democrats are infuriated by their own party's deal with the GOP to reopen the government

'I'M LEAVING THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY TODAY': DEMOCRATS ARE INFURIATED BY THEIR OWN PARTY'S DEAL WITH THE GOP TO REOPEN THE GOVERNMENT

Thomson Reuters Many Democrats are furious with members of their own party for agreeing to a Senate deal with the GOP to reopen the...

 
 
 
A 'talking stick' reportedly broke the stalemate over the government shutdown by preventing senators from shouting over each other during discussions

A 'TALKING STICK' REPORTEDLY BROKE THE STALEMATE OVER THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN BY PREVENTING SENATORS FROM SHOUTING OVER EACH OTHER DURING DISCUSSIONS

Drew Angerer/Getty Images A bipartisan group of roughly two dozen senators helped craft the funding deal to re-open the government...

End to government shutdown in sight as Dems halt filibuster

END TO GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN IN SIGHT AS DEMS HALT FILIBUSTER

Congress sped toward reopening the government Monday, as Senate Democrats dropped their objections to a temporary funding bill in return...