As a strong winter storm approaches the northeast, airlines have already canceled 370 flights by Friday afternoon in anticipation of the storm, which is expected to bring blizzard conditions to some, and heavy winter snow up to 2 feet beginning Friday night. Most airlines have begun instituting weather waivers, allowing...
Firefox web browser maker Mozilla saw its newest CEO, Brendan Eich, resigned just a few days after becoming CEO because of pressure he is facing for supporting a ban on gay marriage in California under a state constitutional amendment called Proposition 8.  Eich is also known for and credited...
San Bernardino, CA Police in Southern California has identified two suspects who attacked a holiday office party killing 14 people and wounding 17 others on Wednesday before being killed themselves. San Bernardino Police released a statement late Wednesday night identifying the shooters as Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, and Tashfeen Malik, 27. ...
San Jose, CA Tesla has said it will build its massive $5 billion battery “gigafactory” just outside of Reno, Nevada.  The new manufacturing plant will cover 10 million square feet, equivalent to 174 football fields. Once built, the new plant will be able to manufacture enough batters to build 500,000 cars...
Washington, D.C. During a Republican leadership meeting on Tuesday in Washington, a decision was made to abandon efforts to raise the nation's debt limit and restore military pension cuts because of lack of support from so-called "rank and file" Republican members of Congress. Now, a "clean" bill to raise the debt...
Baton Rouge, LA Protests erupted in Louisiana Tuesday night after a shooting involving two white police officers left a black man dead and was caught on video. The altercation occurred after Baton Rouge Police were called to the Triple S Food Mart convenience store. Someone reported to police that there was...
Los Angeles, CA Defying threats by North Korea and the ‘Guardians of Peace’, Sony Pictures has moved forward with releasing the film at a limited number of theaters across the nation and on Google Play. The movie studio was earlier forced to stop the release of the comedy motion picture...
Mountain View, CA Google has struck a deal with the FCC and usage agreements with other wireless carriers to begin offering Google Wireless as another option in mobile phone service in addition to the big four, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile. Instead of building its own network of towers, Google has...
Kathmandu, Nepal The US State Department has announced that three American Citizens are among the over 2,000 dead from the divesting earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. There are no further details on the identities of the three Americans who were in Nepal or what they were doing at the time. So...
St. Anthony, MN A Minneapolis man is dead after a confrontation with police during a traffic stop Wednesday night. Philando Castile, 32, was in the car with his girlfriend, Lavisha Reynolds, and her young daughter. Castile was pulled over for a broken taillight at about 9:00 p.m. When he was pulled...