February 21, 2019

Return to sender: High courtroom to listen to undeliverable mail case

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitch Hungerpiller thought he had a first-class solution for mail that gets returned as undeliverable, a common problem for businesses that send lots of letters.
February 21, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Trump declares emergency with defective claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the southern border while acknowledging that rapid construction of a wall is not a necessity, but rather his preference. In justifying the extraordinary step, he brushed aside his administration’s conclusions that drugs come into the country primarily at official points of entry, not over remote territory that a barrier could seal off.
February 21, 2019

Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he intends to nominate Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general.
February 21, 2019

Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials, according to a new congressional report citing whistleblowers within the Trump administration.
February 21, 2019

US, China resume commerce talks in Washington forward of deadline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China resume talks Tuesday aimed at ending a fight over Beijing’s technology ambitions ahead of a deadline for a massive U.S. tariff hike.
February 21, 2019

Samsung’s Gear VR isn’t dead but — will work with Galaxy S10

Two years ago, Samsung’s virtual reality ambitions were big enough to produce a bizarre, award-winning commercial featuring an ostrich who learns to fly, thanks to a Gear VR headset and the music of Elton John. But 2017 was also the last year that Samsung produced a new Gear VR device, much less a TV spot. Just like in 2018, today’s Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event featured a whole bunch of new phones — but not a single mention of VR.
February 21, 2019

MIT scientists are utilizing lobsters to develop a brand new type of versatile physique armor

Imagine a highly sophisticated body armor that is as tough as it is flexible, a shield that consists largely of water, but remains strong enough to prevent mechanical penetration.
February 21, 2019

Group at MIT wants a celebration for a new college canceled

BOSTON (AP) — Some students and professors at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are asking the university to cancel celebrations for a new computing center.
February 21, 2019

Iran Says 'There Will Be No Trace' of Saudi Arabia's Royal Family inside Next 10 Years

A senior Iranian military leader has predicted the extinction of the Saudi royal family within the next decade.
February 21, 2019

'The Masked Singer' Secrets Revealed: Costume & Security Protocol–Contestants Have 'More Security Than The President'

It may be speculated that The Masked Singer is completely staged and everyone involved already knows the identity of the masked celebrity; however, host Nick Cannon revealed Tuesday just how much work goes into keeping the secret identities on lockdown.