National

NASA Administrator Supports Trump ‘Space Force’ ProposalHamodia

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine expressed full support for President Donald Trump’s proposed military “Space Force,” but added that it will have a role separate from NASA. Bridenstine said in New…

LA to Become First U.S. City to Install Subway Body ScannersHamodia

The Los Angeles subway system will become the first in the U.S. to install body scanners that screen passengers for weapons and explosives, officials said Tuesday. The Los Angeles County…

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World

Beijing Appeals to U.S. for Fairness Under Investment LawHamodia

China appealed to Washington on Tuesday not to misuse security concerns to hamper business activity after President Donald Trump signed a law that expands the jurisdiction of an investment review…

Erdogan Vows U.S. Boycott, But Diplomats Resume TalksHamodia

Turkey’s president appeared to escalate a dispute with the United States that has helped foment a Turkish currency crisis, claiming Tuesday that his country will boycott U.S.-made electronic goods. Behind…

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Regional

Ride-Hail Drivers Rush to Register Cars Before License CapHamodia

New York City, the largest American market for Uber, is becoming the first U.S. city to regulate the growth of app-based rides. Uber drivers lined up for hours to register…

Judge Denies Request to Move U.S. Trial for ‘El Chapo’Hamodia

A U.S. judge has denied a request by notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to move his trial. Judge Brian Cogan made the ruling on Tuesday at a…

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Politics

Kansas GOP Governor Candidates Dig in for Long Ballot FightHamodia

Kansas election officials began reviewing some 9,000 provisional ballots Monday from the state’s tight GOP primary for governor as the two candidates appeared to dig in for a long and…

Trump’s Harley Boycott Call Roils Wisconsin PrimaryHamodia

President Donald Trump’s call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead…

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Business

Wall St. Gains on Earnings, Recovery in Bank StocksHamodia

U.S. stocks rose in a broad rally on Tuesday after four straight days of losses on a strong set of earnings from retailers and as bank stocks rebounded after the…

Asia Stumbles on Soft China Data, Gold Loses Its GlitterHamodia

Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data…

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Health, Science & Technology

FOCUS: Study Says Tdap Vaccine Given to Expectant Mothers Didn’t Increase Autism Risk in ChildrenLindsey Bever

New research has shown that a common childhood vaccination given to expectant mothers does not put their children at any increased risk of autism. A Kaiser Permanente study published Monday…

Fax Machines May Be Vulnerable to Hackers, New Report FindsHamodia

The fax machine is widely considered to be a dinosaur of inter-office communications, but it may also present a vulnerable point where hackers can infiltrate an organization’s network, according to…

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