• Feds: There were 21 targeted states during the elections

    The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached. States that told The Associated Press they had been targeted include Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. In most cases, they...
  • First Lady Melania Trump in dirt at the White House

    First Lady Melania Trump ditched her stilettos and dug up some dirt at the White House on Friday. She barely broke a sweat on an 83-degree day while clad in a fashionable red plaid shirt, jeans and Converse sneakers as she got down and — almost — dirty in...
  • Senator John McCain refuses to vote !

    Sen. John McCain on Friday said he would not vote for the GOP’s latest plan to repeal and replace much of Obamacare — dealing the effort a potentially fatal blow. The Arizona Republican said he could not support the bill because it was not “the product of regular order in the...
  • Obama-era sexual assault policy for schools rescinded by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos released interim guidance Friday on how colleges should handle sexual assaults on college campuses, the latest step in the Trump administration’s controversial rollback of Obama-era guidelines, in an effort to better protect both victims and students who are accused. The agency withdrew a 2011 “Dear Colleague” letter that required...
  • Gatorade pays California $300K, settles anti-water complaint

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – (KATHLEEN RONAYNE/AP) — Just because drought-ravaged California has spent years urging residents to conserve water doesn’t mean it wants people to actually stop drinking the stuff. When a Gatorade cellphone game suggested doing just that state Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a complaint accusing the popular...
  • Obama campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trump

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions allowing universities to decide which standard of evidence to use when handling complaints. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has said the Obama rules were unfairly skewed against the students...
  • Time Inc. looks to sell Golf, Sunset, Coastal Living, and stake in Essence

    Time Inc., is looking to sell some of its assets including its Time Inc. UK unit and several U.S. magazines while it warned that third-quarter advertising revenues were softer than expected. The nation’s largest publisher, which includes Fortune, People, Sports Illustrated and Time magazine in its portfolio, seeks to...
  • Apple’s stock descending daily! Analyst believe success is around the corner though..

    A bad week for Apple Inc. investors is getting worse Friday, even as the technology giant’s new iPhone is released, but some analysts say the stock’s weakness just makes it more attractive. The stock AAPL, -1.37% had already lost 4.1% this week through Thursday, putting it on track for...
  • US Senate contender has history of insulting comments

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Roy Moore, a firebrand jurist who is close to snagging the state’s Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Alabama, once called homosexuality an “inherent evil” and referred to ethnic groups as “reds” and “yellows” in a speech lamenting racial and political divisions in the country. Twice...