Austin bomb suspect blows himself up as police close in
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:27:00 GMT
The suspect in a spate of bombings across Austin, Texas, killed himself after a confrontation with police early Wednesday.
Cambridge Analytica and the shortcomings of 'psychographic' data
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:45:00 GMT
Cambridge Analytica's use of "psychographic" voter information was neither novel nor measurably effective, experts in the field tell NBC News.
Trump, master of the political insult, declines to chide Putin
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:03:00 GMT
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FBI chief on McCabe firing: Politics and FBI don't mix
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:49:00 GMT
"I am committed to doing things objectively and independently and by the book," Wray told NBC's Pete Williams.
The complicated ethics of self-driving cars
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:43:21 GMT
On March 19, a driverless car operated by Uber caused what is believed to be the first pedestrian death involving self-driving cars. Who's at fault is still yet to be determined, but as driverless technology becomes more common, it's sure to bring with it a host of ethical questions. University of South Carolina Law Professor Bryant Walker Smith addresses those questions in a THINK op-ed.
Mark Zuckerberg to break silence on Cambridge Analytica data use
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:28:00 GMT
#WheresZuck had become a question in the past couple days
As another Hill funding deadline looms, sticking points emerge
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 22:04:00 GMT
Congress has until Friday at 11:59 p.m. ET to pass a $1.3 trillion spending package that would keep the government open, and funded through September.
Fourth nor'easter in three weeks eclipses arrival of spring
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:01:00 GMT
'Travel will be very difficult to impossible, especially during the evening commute' in big Northeast cities on Wednesday, the National Weather Service said.
Lawyer says ex-Playboy model had sexual relationship with Trump
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:59:00 GMT
"It was a romantic relationship, they were together very often," her attorney told "TODAY."
Is it possible to 'safely' Facebook anymore?
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:24:00 GMT
If it's 'free,' then you're the product.
Work stress can be contagious: Here's how to fight back
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:37:13 GMT
Co-workers stressing you out? Try these tactics to stay calm and cool on the job.
Conservative Democratic congressman bests rival in hard-fought Illinois primary
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:12:00 GMT
Lipinski's challenger Marie Newman blasted him for opposing abortion and voting against same-sex marriage and President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Tennessee pastor resigns over 'sexual incident' with minor
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:32:00 GMT
"We as the Church should be getting this right," Andy Savage said in a statement announcing that he is leaving the ministry for now.
Trump knows voters don't care about the federal deficit
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:32:31 GMT
Criticizing the president about the national debt isn't a winning strategy. Campaigning on what he spent it on could be.
How pro-abstinence officials killed federal teen pregnancy program
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:50:17 GMT
Political appointees ended the HHS program over objections of career experts
Slap heard 'round the world: Teenager becomes symbol of Palestinian resistance
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 09:21:00 GMT
Ahed Tamimi was arrested after slapping an Israeli soldier. Now the teen with long blond curly hair has become a global symbol of resistance.
'Avengers' answers the question: How many heroes does it take to ruin a movie?
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:47:00 GMT
When you've got so many people to position, you don't have a lot of room to tell a story.
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