Flanked by TikTok influencers, Rep. Jamaal Bowman, D-N.Y., used a Wednesday afternoon news conference outside the U.S. Capitol to launch a defense of the popular social media platform, whose ownership by a Chinese company could result in a sweeping and unprecedented ban in the United States.
If Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis defeats former President Donald Trump for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination, he may have a harder time winning the general election than his supporters expect, according to the latest Yahoo News/YouGov poll.
A doctor who prescribes weight loss drugs started taking a version of Ozempic a year ago. He's hoping it'll help him keep the weight off for good.
From overcrowded tourist attractions to sleepless train nights and a sore back, backpacking in Europe wasn't as glamorous as it looks on Instagram.
Keanu Reeves will stun audiences with the chaotic action scenes, but "John Wick: Chapter 4" needs a much tighter script and a shorter runtime.
Westminster Abbey will kick off tours to the famed Cosmati pavement on May 15 — a week after King Charles is crowned.
Trump has repeatedly alluded to the possibility of political violence in the last several days and mocked calls for his supporters to stay peaceful.
In light of President Joe Biden’s visit to Canada, a new survey gives surprising insights into how people across this country feel about our current relationship with the U.S.
Archer Aviation and United Airlines announced a partnership today to launch a commercial air taxi route in Chicago. The companies plan to launch the flight path between downtown and O’Hare International Airport in 2025.
"I'm not entry-level. I'm not even mid-level. I'm a senior designer."
Would you say no to a cluster diamond engagement ring?
Ford gave investors and analysts today a peek at how it will reorganize its business units and report financial performance.
VNKC LLC took orders, deposits, and even sent out falsified documents in an effort to get people to wire large sums of money for classic and desirable cars.
OpenAI announced that it has begun introducing plugins for ChatGPT. These will enable the chatbot to interact with 3rd-party APIs, pull real-time stats and facts for the first time.
Martin says he stops eating for the day at 4pm.
The employees were apparently warned about taking too many smoke breaks during business hours, but they did not heed their supervisor’s warning. Find out how they got caught.
Meta, the self-styled "metaverse company" formerly known as Facebook, has taken on a novel role de-hyping the virtual world technology its founder bet the farm on just a few short years ago. No, it hasn't announced another pivot -- rather it's been forced to dial down the multicolored metaverse hype as it lobbies against a proposal pushed by European mobile network operators who want regional lawmakers to force major content providers (i.e. The telcos' complaints about their (relative) poverty (vs tech giants) is obviously controversial but does appear to have bent ears in Brussels: In February, EU lawmakers announced an exploratory consultation on the future of network funding.
This L.A.-based TikToker has captured the city's shocking state after being hit by a major storm. The post This man compares L.A.’s floodings to Disney’s ‘It’s A Small World’ ride: ‘Im dead this ride kills me’ appeared first on In The Know.
You can grab Samsung SSDs and microSDs at a discount right now from Amazon if you're looking for some storage products for your computers, consoles or mobile devices.
The storyline will follow the challenges character Paul Foreman will face as the disease progresses and he loses his mobility, and his ability to eat and speak.
Ford announces progress on its electric vehicle complex in Tennessee where it will build a next-generation electric pickup truck.
Hello, and welcome to your Thursday — aka, the day the TikTok CEO went in front of Congress. Accenture announced today that it will cut 19,000 jobs, Manish reports. Do Kwon in custody: It looks like law enforcement caught up with Terra creator Do Kwon, who was reportedly arrested at the Montenegro airport, Jacquelyn writes.
Wetherspoon back in profit after pandemic.
In case you have yet to play God of War: Ragnarok, which just happens to be one of our best PlayStation 5 games for 2023, then this is your chance to get a copy at a discount with Sony's console.
The market may have some answers post-Fed decision, but things are still on edge.
A car driving at high speed collided into a police officer at Tuas Checkpoint on Friday morning. The officer sustained severe head injury.
With Major League Baseball Opening Day starting next week, on March 30, Fubo announced today that it is adding MLB.TV to its lineup in the coming days. The live TV streaming service already offers MLB Network, MLB Strike Zone, as well as regional sports networks, local broadcast networks and national sports networks such as ESPN, Fox and FS1. Note that Fubo doesn’t broadcast TBS, so some games won’t be available for subscribers.
The new series of The Apprentice has finally reached its epic conclusion.
Pretty soon, previously verified Twitter accounts will lose their checkmarks unless they start paying for it.
BoE chief Andrew Bailey warned companies that interest rates may need to be raised further.
Apple is joining fellow tech giant Amazon in embracing the theatrical experience — but for a hefty price.
China pushed back against the U.S. government's proposal to force a sale of TikTok on Thursday, rejecting the possible solution to ongoing national security concerns around the app. TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew appeared before Congress on Thursday morning, facing questions from U.S. lawmakers that centered around concerns that the Chinese government could leverage the app's data to surveil American citizens or otherwise undermine national interests. In a press conference hours before the hearing began, China's Commerce Ministry spokesperson Shu Jueting weighed in with Beijing's opposition to the Biden administration's proposal.
Home security is important — this Amazon sale is the perfect time to beef up yours!
After making a name for itself nearly a half-century ago, the Jeep Cherokee has been chopped from the lineup.
This mini chainsaw is "perfect for camping and backyard work" — and it's on sale on Amazon Canada.
Wall Street fine tunes its views a day after the Federal Reserve lifted interest rates despite the banking crisis.
A brown macroalgae native to the Atlantic's Sargasso Sea is increasingly a menace to coastal ecosystems and communities across the Gulf of Mexico, ever since mats of the normally beneficial seaweed (known as sargassum) exploded in numbers in 2011. This is the backdrop for Carbonwave, which recently raised $5 million to put the hulking algae blooms to good use. There's no need to run screaming from sargassum, despite the tone of some stories covering the Florida-bound blooms.
China's leader, Xi Jinping, appears to be using the leverage he has gained over Russia in the wake of the Ukraine war.
The son of a famous New York City restaurateur died over the weekend, following a "tragic accident" at Madison Square Garden after a hockey game, officials said.
The former senator from Minnesota roasted his onetime colleague from Maine.
“American workers are desperate for a break.”
“Workers will have more leisure but at the cost of less efficiency and a lower standard of living.”
“We have more important things to do now than spend our lives making a tiny group of very rich people even richer.”
“Some industries and deeply entrenched work cultures mean the four-day workweek may not be realistic for all employees.”
“While workers have spent the last 50 years steadily producing more and more, real wages have not risen at the same rate.”