In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17%
In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17%

A new study finds a warmer world may lose a billion tons of fish and other marine life by the end of the century.

Tech on trial: House mulls antitrust help for news industry
Tech on trial: House mulls antitrust help for news industry

The House Judiciary Committee is set to launch its probe into the market dominance of Silicon Valley's biggest names.

June 11th, 12:11 AM EDT
Customs says hack exposed traveler, license plate images
Customs says hack exposed traveler, license plate images

U.S. Customs and Border Protection service says images of travelers _ which it presumably collected at points of entry _ have been exposed in a malicious cyberattack that compromised a subcontractor's computer network.

June 10th, 5:31 PM EDT
AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet
AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet

Nearly 3 million students in the U.S. face struggles keeping up with their studies because they don't have home internet access.

June 10th, 2:31 AM EDT
Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors
Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors

NASA opening International Space Station to private visitors, starting as early as next year.

June 7th, 12:01 PM EDT
UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help
UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help

A U.N. panel is calling for greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world's people, and a senior Google executive says cellphones with Internet access are being created to sell for about $20 to help make this possible.

June 10th, 11:01 PM EDT
Radiohead to release stolen music for climate campaigners
Radiohead to release stolen music for climate campaigners

Radiohead says a trove of unreleased music has been stolen for ransom _ but instead of paying up, the band will release it in aid of environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion.

June 11th, 8:31 AM EDT
Feds: Nearly 1,700 arrested in child porn, abuse crackdown
Feds: Nearly 1,700 arrested in child porn, abuse crackdown

The Justice Department says nearly 1,700 people have been arrested following a two-month crackdown aimed at targeting suspected child predators.

June 11th, 12:41 PM EDT
Warsaw's plastic palm tree 'dies' to mark climate threat
Warsaw's plastic palm tree 'dies' to mark climate threat

A giant plastic palm tree that has become an artistic symbol of Warsaw has "died" as part of a stunt to draw attention to climate change.

June 7th, 8:21 AM EDT
France's Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit
France's Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit

French President Emmanuel Macron wants an August summit of the Group of Seven advanced economies to take concrete initiatives on climate change despite divergences with the United States on the issue.

June 7th, 7:41 AM EDT
Netherlands vegetable seed developer wins World Food Prize
Netherlands vegetable seed developer wins World Food Prize

A seed developer from the Netherlands credited with introducing high quality disease-resistant vegetable seeds to more than 60 countries including the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia is the 2019 recipient of the World Food Prize.

June 10th, 9:51 AM EDT
Scientists feel chill of crackdown on fetal tissue research
Scientists feel chill of crackdown on fetal tissue research

Scientists working to save children from devastating birth defects are feeling the chill of the Trump administration's new crackdown on fetal tissue research.

June 8th, 9:41 AM EDT
Salesforce buying Tableau as businesses embrace data
Salesforce buying Tableau as businesses embrace data

Salesforce is buying Tableau Software in a $15.7B all stock deal.

June 10th, 7:31 AM EDT
Asian stocks mostly lower after retreat on Wall Street
Asian stocks mostly lower after retreat on Wall Street

U.S. stocks marched higher for a 6th day as investors hope trade disputes will cool down.

June 11th, 10:41 AM EDT
Private equity firm buying Shutterfly for $1.74 billion
Private equity firm buying Shutterfly for $1.74 billion

Photo printing website Shutterfly will be bought by private equity firm Apollo Global Management for $51 per share.

June 10th, 5:22 PM EDT
Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests
Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests

New study suggests dog owners may affect levels of stress in their pets.

June 6th, 9:11 AM EDT
'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates
'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates

U.S. regulators want to clear up the confusion around date labels like "Sell by" and "Best by.".

June 6th, 9:21 AM EDT
EU publishes Europe-wide rules on drone operation
EU publishes Europe-wide rules on drone operation

The European Union has published EU-wide rules on drones that are meant to provide a clear framework for what is and isn't allowed, improve safety and make it easier for drone users to operate their craft in another European country.

June 11th, 6:21 AM EDT
Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project
Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project

Facebook is building a massive new solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation.

June 11th, 1:11 AM EDT
Cellphone-focused video service Quibi planned for April 2020
Cellphone-focused video service Quibi planned for April 2020

A new streaming service backed by Hollywood and tech power players is set to launch in April 2020.

June 10th, 4:31 PM EDT
China mum on Trump-Xi meeting as Huawei says sales slowing
China mum on Trump-Xi meeting as Huawei says sales slowing

China telecom giant Huawei hints US pressure hurting global expansion.

June 11th, 2:01 AM EDT
FDA: 'Influencers' promoted vaping without suitable warnings
FDA: 'Influencers' promoted vaping without suitable warnings

The Food and Drug Administration is sending warnings to companies that inappropriately pushed their e-cigarette formulas online through paid social media influencers on Facebook, Twitter and other websites.

June 7th, 11:01 AM EDT
The Latest: States sue to stop $26.5B Sprint-T-Mobile deal
The Latest: States sue to stop $26.5B Sprint-T-Mobile deal

A group of 10 state attorneys general led by New York and California are filing a lawsuit to block T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm.

June 11th, 12:31 PM EDT
US-China trade war sparks worries about rare minerals
US-China trade war sparks worries about rare minerals

Rising trade tensions are shining a spotlight on the 17 rare earth minerals needed for high-tech products like electric cars and robotics. But trade experts say China's rising tariffs and threats to stop imports of them to the U.S. are not cause for panic.

June 8th, 11:41 AM EDT
Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit
Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit

Uber rival Bolt relaunches London service after quick exit in 2017.

June 11th, 7:41 AM EDT
Did Biden go green enough? Green New Deal advocates split
Did Biden go green enough? Green New Deal advocates split

Is Biden's climate plan a win for the Green New Deal? Climate activists split on front-runner's proposal.

June 7th, 12:21 AM EDT

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