Into the fold? What's next for Instagram as founders leave
Into the fold? What's next for Instagram as founders leave

The departure of Instagram's founders underscores the degree to which Facebook has already put its stamp on the photo-sharing service it acquired in 2012, as well as the big plans it has in store.

Russian national held in Norway suspected of spying
Russian national held in Norway suspected of spying

A Russian national has been arrested in Norway on suspicion of spying after he attended a conference on strengthening cooperation between Europe's parliamentary administrations, according to this lawyer.

September 24th, 1:02 pm
Europe tech firms urge tougher rules to offset US dominance
Europe tech firms urge tougher rules to offset US dominance

European tech companies call on EU officials to toughen up proposed legislation aimed at combating US dominance.

16 hrs 4 mins ago
Rochester firm wins $1M NY clean energy contest
Rochester firm wins $1M NY clean energy contest

A Rochester company has won a $1 million clean energy and energy efficiency contest put on by New York state.

5 hrs 43 mins ago
US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns
US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns

Top state law enforcement officials have met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions to discuss how the government can safeguard the privacy of social media users, but the meeting ended without a decision on whether to investigate.

6 hrs 14 mins ago
Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada
Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada

Germany wants to sell Canada a secondhand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) _ without many core components it needs to fly.

September 24th, 10:41 am
Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting locked out
Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting locked out

Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet from July that Twitter found to be in violation of its rules.

September 23rd, 7:31 pm
Instagram co-founders resign from social media company
Instagram co-founders resign from social media company

The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company.

September 24th, 11:22 pm
Is Tiger's win the greatest comeback ever?
Is Tiger's win the greatest comeback ever?

Tiger Woods thrilled the golf world by winning for the first time in five years, and immediately the talk on social media was it was the biggest sports comeback ever.

11 hrs 28 mins ago
Higher interest rates and oil prices send US stocks lower
Higher interest rates and oil prices send US stocks lower

US stocks are mixed as energy companies rise with oil prices but technology companies and high-dividend stocks slip.

12 hrs 54 mins ago
NTSB faults Air Canada pilots for last year's near disaster
NTSB faults Air Canada pilots for last year's near disaster

A US safety board meets to determine why an off-course Air Canada jet flew over four other jetliners in San Francisco.

22 hrs 14 mins ago
In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems
In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday.

22 hrs 44 mins ago
Automakers seek flexibility at hearing on mileage standards
Automakers seek flexibility at hearing on mileage standards

The Trump administration's proposal to rollback national fuel economy standards was headed for its second public hearing a day after California officials and scores of speakers here blasted it as a danger to the environment and public health.

21 hrs 14 mins ago
The Latest: Germany, Saudi Arabia agree to smooth relations
The Latest: Germany, Saudi Arabia agree to smooth relations

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday.

14 hrs 34 mins ago
NASA's Mars Opportunity rover seen, but still not heard
NASA's Mars Opportunity rover seen, but still not heard

NASA's Mars rover, Opportunity, has been seen, but still not heard.

7 hrs 53 mins ago
Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays
Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays

An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms (12,000 pounds) of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries.

September 22nd, 7:41 pm
Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost
Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying in the project.

September 22nd, 10:51 am
Big changes about small fish are in store for fishermen
Big changes about small fish are in store for fishermen

Big changes are in store for herring fishermen in New England.

3 hrs 52 mins ago
Judge restores energy lease on Montana land sacred to tribes
Judge restores energy lease on Montana land sacred to tribes

A federal judge has reinstated an oil and gas lease on land in northwestern Montana that's considered sacred to some Native American tribes in the U.S. and Canada.

7 hrs 34 mins ago
Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops
Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops

Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops after years of record numbers.

September 21st, 10:44 am
Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter
Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.

September 21st, 1:39 am
Florence is nation's second wettest storm, behind Harvey
Florence is nation's second wettest storm, behind Harvey

A government meteorologist's quick analysis shows that Florence's four days of rain were the nation's second rainiest storm in 70 years.

11 hrs 49 mins ago
Wyoming, Idaho weigh options after grizzly hunt ruling
Wyoming, Idaho weigh options after grizzly hunt ruling

A U.S. judge has restored federal protections to grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains and blocked the first hunts planned for the animals in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades.

September 24th, 7:52 pm
Apple, Salesforce teaming up on mobile apps for business
Apple, Salesforce teaming up on mobile apps for business

Customer relations software company Salesforce and Apple to create new business apps exclusively for iPhone and iPad.

September 24th, 11:21 am
California urges Trump to drop plan for weaker fuel standard
California urges Trump to drop plan for weaker fuel standard

Doctors, environmental groups and California officials will weigh in on the Trump administration's proposal to roll back car-mileage standards at what could be a raucous hearing in a region with some of the nation's worst air pollution.

September 23rd, 11:51 pm
Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models
Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models

Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal.

September 23rd, 4:31 am

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