Mark Zuckerberg to apologize to Europe for data scandal, fake news

Mark Zuckerberg to apologize to Europe for data scandal, fake news


Mark Zuckerberg to apologize to Europe for data scandal, fake news

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:08 AM PDT

Mark Zuckerberg will once again have to answer questions from lawmakers. This time, he is headed to Brussels to face members of the European Parliament.

DHS secretary pushes back on assessment that Russia meddled to help Trump

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:07 AM PDT

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen appeared to push back Tuesday on the intelligence community's January 2017 assessment that Russian President Vladimir Putin meddled in the 2016 US election in an attempt to help Donald Trump and hurt Hillary Clinton's campaign.

'American Idol' crowns winner -- with a twist

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:07 AM PDT

There was love in the air during the "American Idol" finale Monday night.

Texas school shooting: Accused shooter's dad believes bullying behind rampage, paper says

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:06 AM PDT

The father of the teenager accused of killing 10 people at Santa Fe High School in Texas says his son was a "good boy," and he believes bullying drove him to perpetrate last week's deadly rampage.

In conference, Ryan urges members to unite amid immigration civil war

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:04 AM PDT

House Speaker Paul Ryan implored his conference to come together, drop internal feuds and take a breath in a closed-door meeting of House Republican members Tuesday.

DeVos faces questions over school shootings in Capitol Hill return

Posted: 22 May 2018 08:00 AM PDT

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday addressed the deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas, telling House lawmakers that the shooting "was only the most recent, devastating reminder that our nation must come together to address the underlying issues that create a culture of violence."

A Tennessee lawmaker wants to crowdsource the funding for President Trump's border wall

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:59 AM PDT

Rep. Diane Black's Border Wall Trust Fund will need to get a lot of people to donate. The Trump administration's cost estimate to cover the first phase of wall construction totaled $18 billion

Schiff: Deal over FBI source an 'erosion' of Justice Department's independence

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:58 AM PDT

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee pointed to a recent agreement between Justice Department officials and the White House as an attack on the department's independence from the presidency.

Zuckerberg testifies before European Parliament

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:56 AM PDT

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will answer European lawmakers' questions after the company's data scandal. Follow live.

Donald Glover is cool with Lando being pansexual in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:51 AM PDT

It makes perfect sense to Donald Glover that his character in "Solo: A Star Wars Story" is pansexual.

Shop Cole Haan's massive 40% off sale, just in time for Father's Day

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:42 AM PDT

Looking for a great Memorial Day sale, just in time for Father's Day? Shop Cole Haan's 40% off sale using the code EXTRA40 at checkout

45% of tax filers will owe nothing in federal income taxes this year

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:40 AM PDT

Thanks largely to a progressive tax code and lawmakers' love of tax breaks, nearly 79 million households will not owe any federal income tax this year, according to estimates from the Tax Policy Center.

A white woman called police on black people barbecuing. This is how the community responded

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:36 AM PDT

The event, dubbed "BBQing While Black," was one community's powerful response to what many perceived as yet another example of everyday racism.

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano spews lava

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:31 AM PDT

Lava from the volcano has finally reached the Pacific Ocean, causing even more problems for locals. Follow the latest here.

JCPenney CEO leaves for Lowe's

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:20 AM PDT

JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison, one of only three black CEOs in Fortune 500, jumps ship to lead Lowe's.

Beloved British retailer closing 100 stores

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:17 AM PDT

The popular Marks & Spencer chain of stores -- better known as M&S -- is planning to close 100 UK locations as it encourages customers to shop online.

Pennsylvania's 'graffiti highway': See it from the sky

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:17 AM PDT

"Fun with a side of sad and creepy" is how one TripAdvisor reviewer describes the Graffiti Highway, a popular tourist attraction in Centralia, Pennsylvania.

NYSE will be run by a woman for the first time in 226-year history

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:17 AM PDT

Stacey Cunningham, who began at NYSE as a floor clerk 22 years ago, becomes first woman to run the exchange.

Manchester bombing: Prince William leads tributes at memorial service

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:08 AM PDT

Ariana Grande paid tribute to the city of Manchester on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of the terror attack that killed 22 people attending her concert.

Instagram will soon let you mute annoying accounts

Posted: 22 May 2018 07:02 AM PDT

Instagram is testing a feature that lets users mute posts from accounts without having to unfollow them.

China slashes tariffs on imported cars

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:55 AM PDT

China is cutting the tariffs it charges on imported cars to 15%, giving a potential boost to foreign automakers in the world's largest market.

This company needs workers so badly it's putting them through drug rehab

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:53 AM PDT

Failing a drug test used to automatically disqualify workers at Belden, an Indiana-based manufacturer. Now, they have another option.

'Dancing with The Stars: Athletes' winner is...

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:46 AM PDT

It was a fierce competition, but in the end the winner skated away with the Mirrorball trophy.

John Legend and Rashad Robinson: End money bail now

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:45 AM PDT

John Legend and Rashad Robinson point to recent momentum among mayors, prosecutors and other officials to end money bail. They say all of us need to get involved to dismantle this damaging system of commercial bail entirely.

4 financial goals you need to meet by age 40

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:36 AM PDT

Is that milestone birthday approaching? Here are some money moves to make before you get there.

How a group of teenagers convinced the Utah legislature to recognize climate change

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:28 AM PDT

The students focused on breaking down the issue into how rising temperatures, snowfall and air quality affect Utah residents every day.

Beating Republicans in November will be harder than Democrats thought

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:18 AM PDT

It's become a numbing Washington ritual. Donald Trump shatters a traditional boundary on the exercise of presidential power. Or he uses inflammatory language that stirs racial animosities. Or he's hit by new revelations in the overlapping investigations into his campaign's contacts with foreign governments in 2016 and his own tangled financial and personal affairs before the presidency.

'Arrested Development' returns with more dysfunctional fun

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:15 AM PDT

'Arrested Development' season 5 review: Netflix reunites the Bluths, five years later, with episodes that deliver fun but diminishing returns

French strikes over Macron's reforms cripple public services

Posted: 22 May 2018 06:14 AM PDT

France's public services ground to a halt Tuesday as civil servants across the country went on strike against President Emmanuel Macron's proposed economic reforms.