Day: January 6, 2018

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

President Donald Trump, shelving comparisons about the size of a “nuclear button,” said Saturday he is open to talking with the North Korean leader he’s called “Little Rocket Man” and hopes some progress results from upcoming talks between the Koreas. Trump, who last year lambasted his chief diplomat for talking about negotiations with the nuclear-armed […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Striving to fulfill a campaign promise, the Trump administration on Thursday proposed regulations to facilitate the interstate sale of health insurance policies that cost less but may not cover as much. The complex proposal from the Labor Department aims to deliver on President Donald Trump’s long-standing pledge to increase competition and lower costs by promoting […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Fatemeh Bahrami | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Iranians hold an Iranian flag during a protest after performing the Friday Prayer at Imam Khomeini Mosque following US’ statement about backing the anti-government protests in Tehran, Iran on January 05, 2018. Thousands of government supporters staged rallies in Iran for a fourth day on Saturday, in […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Digital currency ripple has blown past its cryptocurrency rivals largely because it is working with large institutions, which give it an aura of legitimacy and practicality. However, cryptocurrency enthusiasts say that centralization is the exact opposite of what the technology of the digital currencies should be about. “The reason ripple is surging so much is […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Author Michael Wolff rebutted criticism Friday of his bombshell book on President Donald Trump’s White House, saying many of the president’s close advisors question his fitness for office. In an interview with NBC’s “TODAY,” Wolff contended that Trump has “less credibility than, perhaps, anyone who has ever walked on Earth.” Wolff insisted that he talked […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Pope Francis advised against making the pursuit of money, a career or success the basis for one’s whole life, urging people in his Epiphany remarks Saturday to also resist “the inclinations toward arrogance, the thirst for power and for riches.” Francis said during a homily at Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica that people “often make […]

Tess Torelli January 6, 2018

Qualcomm on Friday said it’s working on updates for products that are affected by recently announced chip-level security vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities, first disclosed earlier this week by security researchers from Google and other organizations, have already wiped billions in value from Intel, whose chips are among those affected. They have also forced many software and […]