California regulators order inquiry into power…

California regulators have opened a formal investigation into pre-emptive power outages that blacked out large parts of the state in October, drawing strong rebukes from public officials and residents

A Staggering Number of People Signed Up for…

Disney+ says it hit more than 10 million sign-ups on its first day of launch, far exceeding expectations, the AP reports. Disney’s mix of Marvel and Star Wars movies and shows, classic animated films and new series appears to be a hit out of the gate after its launch on...

Social Media Giants Detail Disinformation Plans…

Veterans and their likeness are often implicated in social media disinformation campaigns. Experts say without action, this problem could grow bigger.

Explorers discover WWII submarine that sank in 1944

A team of ocean explorers say a U.S. submarine with 80 sailors aboard when it disappeared in 1944 has been discovered in Japanese waters

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Trump impeachment hearing spurs shadow spin war

The online spin began even before Wednesday’s impeachment hearing got underway

Facebook says it removed 3.2B fake accounts in 6…

Facebook says it has removed 3.2 billion fake accounts from its service from April to September this year, up slightly from 3 billion in the previous six months

Disney And Apple TV Plus Are Big Because Others…

The biggest advantage for Disney and Apple TV Plus? Viewers are already familiar with streaming.

Disney Plus hits 10M subscribers in 1 day

Disney Plus says it hit more than 10 million sign-ups on its first day of launch, far exceeding expectations

Google, Israel’s National Library team up to…

The National Library of Israel says it will digitize 120,000 books for the first time as part of a historic collaboration with Google

Facebook Bars Content Claiming To Name…

A spokesperson for Facebook said the site would​ revisit the decision in the future if the whistleblower's situation changes.

Flying this Thanksgiving? Expect record crowds at…

Record crowds at airports anticipated over Thanksgiving holiday period

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Privacy, consumer groups seek to block…

Nine privacy, social justice and consumer groups are calling for the U.S. federal government to block Google’s $2.1 billion acquisition of fitness-gadget maker Fitbit, citing antitrust and privacy concerns

Google plans to offer checking accounts

Google plans to add checking accounts from Citigroup and a credit union to its Google Pay digital wallet in 2020, the tech company says

3 universities, medical center get $1B to teach…

Three universities and a health care institution are sharing a $1 billion-plus donation that’s one of the largest in the history of higher education

Nike cuts ties with Amazon, but shoes won’t…

Nike ends 2-year pilot program with Amazon

Navajo leader: Tribe won't back energy company's…

The Navajo Nation president says the tribe will not financially back the bonds a tribal energy company needs for a trio of newly acquired mines off the reservation

New Orleans: Hotel implosion to occur in about 9 weeks

Owners of a New Orleans hotel that partly collapsed during construction say they'll implode the remaining floors

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Lawsuit aims to kill stalled $2B methanol…

A new federal lawsuit aims to kill plans to build one of the world's biggest methanol refineries along the Columbia River

LSU-Alabama game a big winner for CBS over the…

Nielsen says LSU-Alabama game had the highest ratings for any regular season college football game in eight years