ISIS fight shows US military can use lower-cost weapons with lethal results

The fight against the Islamic State has become a learning opportunity for the U.S. military as it looks to a future taking on very adaptable and resourceful opponents. There's also a growing realization that lower-cost technology solutions, whether in...

‘The Story’ Exclusive: Rosenstein mum on re-opening Clinton email investigation

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, in an exclusive interview with Fox News that aired Wednesday, repeatedly declined to say whether the Justice Department might reopen the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server. In the interview on "The Story...

Mozilla is launching an open-source voice recognition engine

Mozilla wants your voice for future AI apps. Mozilla is building a massive repository of voice recordings for the voice apps of the future — and it wants you to add yours to the collection. The organization behind the...

Everton suffer double injury blow over Ross Barkley and Ramiro Funes Mori

Ross Barkley will miss the start of the Premier League season after undergoing surgery on a groin problem that has curtailed his pre-season with Everton. His team-mate Ramiro Funes Mori, meanwhile, could miss the bulk of the new campaign...

How should you teach your kids about their social class?

Recently, in a Maryland suburb, a high school baseball team competed against players from a wealthier suburb nearby. A mother was happily chanting for her son’s team when she heard the “cheers” of the other team, issued by both...

A despot in disguise: one man’s mission to rip up democracy

It’s the missing chapter: a key to understanding the politics of the past half century. To read Nancy MacLean’s new book, Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, is to see what...

Trump appointee wants to delay rule that lets consumers bring class-action suits against banks

Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, testifies on Capitol Hill in September. Cordray was appointed by former President Obama and confirmed in 2013 for a five-year term. (Michael Reynolds / European Pressphoto Agency) A new federal...

State hackers ‘probably compromised’ energy sector, says leaked GCHQ memo

The UK energy sector is likely to have been targeted and probably compromised by nation-state hackers, according to a memo from Britain’s National Cybersecurity Centre. The NCSC, a subsidiary of GCHQ, warned that it had spotted connections “from multiple...

Kushner Reportedly Updated Foreign Contacts Three Times on National Security Forms

Getty ImagesJared Kushner in the Rose Garden of the White House on June 30, 2017 in Washington, DC. Since Donald Trump’s election as president in November, his son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, has shown himself—to put it generously—to...

Delta tells Ann Coulter she can have her $30 back, but she won’t stop...

(J. Scott Applewhite/AP) We live in an age air-travel uprisings — in the year of the dead baggage rabbit and the dragging of Dr. Dao. Across the United States and much of the world, this is a time of...