Day: May 2, 2018

Rory McIlroy looking to put Masters disappointment behind him

Rory McIlroy is focused on celebrating his birthday with a third win at the Wells Fargo Championship rather than dwell on his Masters disappointment last month. McIlroy was just three shots behind leader Patrick Reed going into the final round at Augusta National following a “lucky” 65 on Saturday, but his all-round game deserted him […]

The uninsured rate is rising — but only for Republicans

After years of decline, new data suggests that America’s uninsured rate is back on the rise. The nonprofit Commonwealth Fund released new data Monday showing that the uninsured rate rose in the first few months of this year, rising from 12.7 percent at the end of 2016 to 15.5 percent in the first three months […]

Most German Eurofighter Jets Reveal Serious Defects – Report

Most German Eurofighter Jets Reveal Serious Defects – ReportCC BY 2.0 / Eurofighter Typhoon S Germany Air Force / 02.05.2018Get short URL331 As German authorities recently announced their intention to spend more than €450 million on the modernization of the country’s armed forces in 2018 alone, the military equipment used by the country’s military […]

NASA Successfully Tests Portable Nuclear Reactor for Space

NASA Successfully Tests Portable Nuclear Reactor for SpaceCC0Society21:54 02.05.2018(updated 22:07 02.05.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 The Kilopower system will be essential for day-to-day requirements, such as lighting, water and oxygen, and for mission objectives, like running experiments and producing fuel for the long journey home, NASA’s official website reported. NASA and the Los […]

Republican House members seek Nobel Peace Prize for Trump

Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Donald Trump Add Interest A group of House Republicans is seeking the Nobel Peace Prize for President Donald Trump because of his work to ease nuclear tensions with […]

The Latest: Facebook vows probe even after firm shuts down

The Latest on Cambridge Analytica, firm behind Facebook privacy debacle (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Facebook says it will keep looking into data misuse by Cambridge Analytica even though the firm is closing down. Cambridge Analytica said Wednesday it will cease all operations immediately. The company has been linked to Donald Trump’s election campaign and […]

Cambridge Analytica is shutting down

Cambridge Analytica, the Trump-connected data firm that kicked off Facebook’s data privacy scandal, is shutting down, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Nigel Oakes, the founder of Cambridge Analytica’s parent company, SCL Group (formerly Strategic Communication Laboratories), confirmed to the Journal that both companies are closing. A person familiar with the matter […]