In Major Privacy Win, Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant To Track Your Cellphone
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:41:15 -0400
The Supreme Court ruled police do need a search warrant to obtain cellphone location information routinely collected by wireless providers.
What To Know About Turkey's Elections
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:23:00 -0400
On Sunday, voters will elect a president and parliament in snap elections called by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has amassed broad powers over the years. Here's a look at what's at stake.
'Roseanne' Minus Roseanne: ABC Picks Up 'The Conners'
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:02:00 -0400
ABC was widely praised for giving up a highly rated show on principle when it canceled its Roseanne reboot. It turns out it wasn't quite that simple.
Emails Raise Questions About Interior Secretary Zinke's Link With Oil Executive
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:00:48 -0400
Congressional Democrats and a public watchdog group are calling for an ethics investigation into the secretary over a land deal between the Zinke family and oil and gas company Halliburton.
Laws That Criminalize Spread Of Infectious Diseases Can Increase Their Stigma
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:53:17 -0400
About a dozen states have added hepatitis C to the list of medical conditions for which people can face criminal prosecution if they knowingly engage in activities that could spread the disease.
EU Tariffs Take Effect, Retaliating For Trump's Taxes On Imported Steel And Aluminum
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:40:42 -0400
More than $3 billion worth of U.S. goods — from bourbon and peanut butter to Harley-Davidson motorcycles — are now under a 25 percent tariff in Europe.
Watch: 6-Year-Old Girl, Alone, Breaks Through Immigration Noise With A Phone Number
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:20:00 -0400
"First, I want to take a bath. A really hot bath," she tells her cousin over the phone.
Making Schools Safer: Harsh Consequences, Or Second Chances?
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:07:20 -0400
The tragedy in Parkland, Fla., this year kicked off a national debate over how to reduce school violence: through tighter security and tougher discipline ... or more help for troubled students?
Trump's Migrant Family Policy Now Moves To The Courts
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:01:00 -0400
At issue: How should cases proceed and what should happen to the more than 2,000 immigrant minors already detained in light of the president's executive order?
Keystone Virus Makes Jump From Mosquitoes To Human For First Time
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:42:00 -0400
The first known human case of the virus was identified in a Florida teen after a year of tests. Known symptoms include fever and a severe rash, but it's unclear if it causes brain inflammation.
This Jacket Caused A Racket: What, Exactly, Does Melania Trump Not Care About?
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:27:32 -0400
The first lady's wardrobe choice during a trip to visit detained migrant children raises eyebrows and generates theories about whom the message was meant for.
Mars Dust Storm Now 'Planet-Encircling,' Dimming Hopes For NASA Rover
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:23:00 -0400
As the dust storm grows and the solar-paneled Opportunity remains asleep, the younger Curiosity rover has been able to power through.
El Paso Sheriff Bars Deputies From Working At Facility Holding Child Migrants
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:49:00 -0400
"We don't support the current administration's position of separating children simply to discourage illegal immigration," Sheriff Richard Wiles said in explaining his decision.
Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies Of Cancer
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:42:00 -0400
The longtime columnist for the Washington Post and commentator for Fox News wrote earlier this month that he had "no regrets." He was 68.
House Passes Farm Bill With Controversial Work Requirements
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:39:00 -0400
The House of Representatives passed its version of the farm bill Thursday afternoon with strict work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as SNAP.