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Airbnb is rolling out new screening tools to stop parties

Airbnb is rolling out new screening tools to stop parties

Airbnb says it's rolling out new technology to spot and block people who try to use the short-term rental service to throw a party.

16 hrs 3 mins ago
Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack

Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack

Local officials say a fire at an ammunition storage site on Crimea left two people injured.

August 16th, 3:10 AM EDT
Western states hit with more cuts to Colorado River water

Western states hit with more cuts to Colorado River water

Federal officials on Tuesday are expected to announce water cuts that would further reduce how much Colorado River water some users in the seven U.S. states reliant on the river and Mexico receive.

August 16th, 12:25 AM EDT
Over-the-counter hearing aids expected this fall in US

Over-the-counter hearing aids expected this fall in US

U.S. regulators have finalized a long-awaited rule that's expected to allow millions of Americans to buy hearing aids without a prescription.

23 hrs 12 mins ago
Musk Writes Column for Chinese Publication Despite Being Free Speech Advocate

Musk Writes Column for Chinese Publication Despite Being Free Speech Advocate

Billionaire Elon Musk has claimed he is a free speech advocate. Yet, critics wonder why he would write for a Chinese publication.

15 hrs 50 mins ago by Frank McCaffrey
Biden signs massive climate and health care legislation

Biden signs massive climate and health care legislation

President Joe Biden is preparing to sign Democrats’ landmark climate change and health care bill.

August 16th, 12:20 AM EDT

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US retail sales were flat in July as inflation takes a toll

US retail sales were flat in July as inflation takes a toll

The pace of sales at U.S. retailers was unchanged last month as persistently high inflation and rising interest rates forced many households to spend more cautiously.

53 mins ago
Scientists say new climate law is likely to reduce warming

Scientists say new climate law is likely to reduce warming

Climate scientists say the new spending package that President Biden just signed will trim future warming a bit.

15 hrs 58 mins ago
Padres switch Tatis bobblehead giveaway to Soto shirt night

Padres switch Tatis bobblehead giveaway to Soto shirt night

The San Diego Padres have replaced a planned Fernando Tatis Jr. bobblehead night with a Juan Soto T-shirt giveaway after the superstar shortstop was banned 80 games following a positive test for a performance-enhancing drug.

15 hrs 58 mins ago
Airbnb is rolling out new screening tools to stop parties

Airbnb is rolling out new screening tools to stop parties

Airbnb says it's rolling out new technology to spot and block people who try to use the short-term rental service to throw a party.

16 hrs 3 mins ago
Kids-for-cash judges ordered to pay more than $200M

Kids-for-cash judges ordered to pay more than $200M

Two Pennsylvania judges who orchestrated a scheme to send children to for-profit jails in exchange for kickbacks have been ordered to pay more than $200 million to hundreds of children who fell victim to their crimes.

1 hr 3 mins ago
R. Kelly jury to hear opening statements at trial in Chicago

R. Kelly jury to hear opening statements at trial in Chicago

Opening statements are giving prosecutors and R. Kelly’s attorneys their first chance to address jurors directly about charges that accuse the R&B singer of enticing minors for sex, producing child pornography and rigging his 2008 pornography trial.

9 hrs 38 mins ago
Giuliani arrives to testify in Georgia 2020 election probe

Giuliani arrives to testify in Georgia 2020 election probe

Rudy Giuliani is scheduled to appear in an Atlanta courthouse to testify before a special grand jury in an investigation into possible illegal attempts to influence the 2020 election in Georgia.

9 hrs 8 mins ago
Matthew Desmond's book 'Poverty, by America' coming in 2023

Matthew Desmond's book 'Poverty, by America' coming in 2023

Matthew Desmond’s first book since his Pulitzer Prize winning “Evicted” is not just a study of who is poor in the world’s richest country.

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Utah boy injured in dorm fall at Little League World Series

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