Democrat loses bid to overturn tie in key Virginia House race

Democrat loses bid to overturn tie in key Virginia House race

Top Stories January 4, 2018 0

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A lottery-style drawing to determine the winner of a tied Virginia House of Delegates race will go ahead after a recount court on Wednesday rejected a bid by the Democratic candidate to reconsider its ruling that the race was a tie. The Newport News Circuit Court’s... Read more
Researchers Discover Two Major Flaws in the World’s Computers

Researchers Discover Two Major Flaws in the World’s Computers

Business January 4, 2018 0

Amazon told customers of its Amazon Web Services cloud service that the vulnerability “has existed for more than 20 years in modern processor architectures.” It said that it had already protected nearly all instances of A.W.S. and that customers must update their own software running atop the service as... Read more
“Black Mirror” Got A Key Fact About Emergency Contraception Wrong, And The Internet Had Some Thoughts
EC pills are only one medicine — either levonorgestrel or ulipristal acetate. Earlier forms of emergency contraception were in fact regular birth control pills, but at higher doses. (One thing Black Mirror does get right? Emergency contraception can cause nausea, although vomiting is less likely than in the past.)... Read more
U.S. Skating Officials Brush Aside Talk of Boycotting Olympics

U.S. Skating Officials Brush Aside Talk of Boycotting Olympics

Sports January 4, 2018 0

The possibility of a boycott surfaced again on Monday when Senator Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina, wrote on Twitter that the United States should avoid the Games if North Korea participates. “Allowing Kim Jong Un’s North Korea to participate in #WinterOlympics would give legitimacy to the most illegitimate... Read more
The Hospital Gown Gets a Modest Makeover

The Hospital Gown Gets a Modest Makeover

Lifestyle January 4, 2018 0

“It’s a large market that no one knows about,” said Chaitenya Razdan, a co-founder and the chief executive of Care and Wear. Nationally, about 140 million people visited emergency rooms in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control. According to Mr. Razdan, the number of gowns hospitals typically... Read more
Find Love With The Best LGBT Dating Apps For iOS And Android

Find Love With The Best LGBT Dating Apps For iOS And Android

Social Media January 4, 2018 0

Dating is complicated — no matter your race, gender, or sexual orientation. Thankfully, the right dating app can help simplify the process, allowing you to make new friends, start a fling, or kick start an endearing relationship that’s as romantic as anything in Woody Allen’s long-standing catalog (it can... Read more
FBI Director responds to Trump’s tweet

FBI Director responds to Trump’s tweet

Video Gallery January 4, 2018 0

FBI Director Christopher Wray responds to President Trump’s tweet that claimed the FBI’s reputation was “in tatters.” source Read more
Trump, Senate Republicans to discuss immigration, other issues on Thursday

Trump, Senate Republicans to discuss immigration, other issues on Thursday

Top Stories January 4, 2018 0

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will hold two separate meetings with Senate Republicans on Thursday, one on immigration and the other on 2018 legislative priorities, the White House said on Wednesday. The White House gatherings follow a meeting on Wednesday in which Republican and Democratic congressional leaders... Read more
Touchless computing, wireless power, and more trends that will define CES 2018

Touchless computing, wireless power, and more trends that will define CES 2018

Technology January 4, 2018 0

From wireless power to electric cars and the rise of China, these are the trends you’ll see dominate CES 2018, and the tech world in the year to come The post Touchless computing, wireless power, and more trends that will define CES 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends. Source... Read more
Prince Harry’s wedding to Meghan Markle ‘set to boost UK economy’

Prince Harry’s wedding to Meghan Markle ‘set to boost UK economy’

Movies & Music January 4, 2018 0

LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry’s wedding to American actress Meghan Markle could provide a 500 million pound boost to Britain’s economy as tourists flock to the country and Britons celebrate, according to an estimate. Harry, Queen Elizabeth’s grandson and fifth-in-line to the throne, will tie the knot with Markle... Read more