Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum
Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum

A museum celebrating all things cannabis with displays that include a glass bong taller than a giraffe and huggable faux marijuana plants is the newest tourist attraction in Las Vegas.

Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK
Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK

British regulators say that the corporate battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction.

11 hrs 5 mins ago
Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans
Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.

September 18th, 4:46 am
Foreign government hackers target US senators, aides' Gmail
Foreign government hackers target US senators, aides' Gmail

A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them.

15 hrs 34 mins ago
3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI
3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI

Three computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the Internet in 2016 have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity.

22 hrs 4 mins ago
Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data
Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work.

September 18th, 10:47 am
Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds
Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds

Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.

September 18th, 1:07 pm
Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed
Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.

September 18th, 8:30 am
Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards
Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards

Google teams with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add Android to dashboard media systems.

September 18th, 6:37 am
Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's center
Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's center

An accusation against an old high school friend brought them together in support of Kavanaugh - and into a political firestorm.

16 hrs 5 mins ago
The Latest: Groups say lawyer's Kavanaugh tweet shows bias
The Latest: Groups say lawyer's Kavanaugh tweet shows bias

Demonstrators have congregated in a Senate office building to protest Republicans' handling of the sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

6 hrs 10 mins ago
Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 trade at record highs
Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 trade at record highs

Dow, S&P 500 power to record highs on Wall Street, led by gains in technology stocks including Apple and Microsoft.

6 hrs 5 mins ago
Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining
Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining

Scientists are noticing fewer and fewer moths, ladybugs, fireflies and butterflies, but they can't quite quantify what's happening to flying insect because they never measured how many bugs there used to be.

15 hrs 13 mins ago
Police: Gunman in workplace shooting had no criminal history
Police: Gunman in workplace shooting had no criminal history

Authorities say they don't yet know what prompted an employee of a Wisconsin software company to open fire at his office, injuring four people, including three seriously.

15 hrs 19 mins ago
Study of puzzling fossils confirms they came from an animal
Study of puzzling fossils confirms they came from an animal

Scientists say puzzling fossils from more than 500 million years ago are traces of an animal.

2 hrs 15 mins ago
SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon
SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon

Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.

September 18th, 3:56 am
Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak
Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.

September 18th, 4:07 pm
Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem
Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

Aggressive Canadian crabs invading US waters from Nova Scotia threaten coastal ecosystem.

September 18th, 10:57 pm
Massive 2013 oil spill in North Dakota finally cleaned up
Massive 2013 oil spill in North Dakota finally cleaned up

Officials say cleanup has been completed on a massive oil pipeline leak in western North Dakota that has been called one of the biggest onshore spills in U.S. history.

23 hrs 2 mins ago
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.

September 18th, 9:17 am
US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site
US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site

The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site.

23 hrs 55 mins ago
1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests
1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on the weeklong journey.

September 18th, 2:38 am
Tossed net captures space junk in orbit-cleanup experiment
Tossed net captures space junk in orbit-cleanup experiment

A tossed net has managed to capture space junk in an orbit-cleanup demonstration.

3 hrs 35 mins ago
From G League to GM, 76ers turn franchise over to Brand
From G League to GM, 76ers turn franchise over to Brand

The Philadelphia 76ers have hired Elton Brand as general manager.

3 hrs ago
4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision
4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision

Dutch police say that four children have been killed and two people seriously injured in a collision between a train and a cargo bike.

12 hrs 45 mins ago
Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands
Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands

An on-again, off-again effort to restrict harmful methane emissions on federal lands is off _ again.

September 18th, 4:37 pm

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