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NYPD: 1 officer killed, 1 wounded in Harlem shooting

An officer has been killed and another gravely injured after responding to a domestic disturbance call in Harlem, according to a law enforcement official

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 6:20 am

1 officer killed, another seriously injured in NYC shooting, official tells The AP

1 officer killed, another seriously injured in NYC shooting, official tells The AP

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 6:18 am

Police: Student shot at Maryland school; suspect in custody

Police say a student has been shot at a Maryland high school and a suspect is in custody

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 5:44 am

Mother: Teachers Manipulated Child To Change Gender Identity

A mother who claims teachers secretly manipulated her 11yearold daughter into changing her gender identity and name has filed a legal case against a tiny California school district.

News18 22 Jan 2022 4:45 am

Man Who Used Shoplifters For Resale Scheme Sentenced

A West Virginia man was sentenced Friday to eight years and one month in federal prison for organizing a network of shoplifters, many of them addicted to drugs, to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars in store merchandise that he then resold on the internet.

News18 22 Jan 2022 3:54 am

What is a chemical engineering degree?

Find out what a chemical engineering degree is, and learn about the available programs and the postgraduate paths they can open.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 3:36 am

Judge In Arbery Death Hate Crimes Case Hears Racial Evidence

A federal judge closed his courtroom to the public Friday to hear attorneys debate whether racially insensitive text messages should be allowed as evidence in the hate crimes trial of three white men who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery.

News18 22 Jan 2022 3:33 am

Access Again An Issue At Federal Trial In Floyd's Killing

A closed hearing in the federal trial of three former Minneapolis police officers in George Floyds killing was canceled Friday after prosecutors and the media objected, the second time in just days that access to the proceedings became an issue.

News18 22 Jan 2022 3:15 am

Death Sentences Upheld In Case Dubbed 'The Wichita Massacre'

The Kansas Supreme Court upheld the death sentences Friday of two brothers who were sentenced in 2002 for four killings known as the Wichita massacre.

News18 22 Jan 2022 3:05 am

Business Attorney To Be University Of Wisconsin's President

University of Wisconsin System leaders on Friday chose a business attorney with no experience administrating higher education as the next system president, ending a yearslong search for a permanent leader.

News18 22 Jan 2022 2:54 am

Best Apple deals available right now: January 2022

Apple's known for running very few sales of its own, but that doesn't mean you can't get a great deal on its products at third-party retailers and sometimes even Apple itself. We've found the best prices available right now for Apple's iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, Apple Watches, AirPods, and more.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 2:30 am

Judge: legal costs in Florida condo collapse may reach $100M

The legal fees and costs associated with the deadly collapse of a Florida beachfront condominium building could reach $100 million

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 2:28 am

Arkansas Prof Pleads Guilty To Lying About China Patents

A University of Arkansas professor pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about patents he had for inventions in mainland China.

News18 22 Jan 2022 2:10 am

Mars gives M&M's a makeover to promote inclusivity

Candy maker Mars is giving a makeover to its six M&Ms characters as a way to promote inclusivity

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 2:03 am

Samsung Galaxy S22: Rumors, leaks, release date, and everything else we know

Here's everything we know about the new Samsung Galaxy S22.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 1:51 am

Woman in botched police raid: Money won't 'right this wrong'

A Black woman who settled with the city of Chicago for nearly $3 million after she was handcuffed while naked by police officers during a botched raid of her home says theres no amount of money that will right this wrong.

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 1:46 am

EXPLAINER: Will Chauvin Testify At Trial Of 3 Other Cops?

As the federal trial for three former Minneapolis officers charged with violating George Floyds civil rights is set to begin Monday, some wonder whether Derek Chauvin the officer already convicted of Floyds murder will take the stand. Many legal experts say they dont anticipate that. If he does testify, he could face some hard questions.

News18 22 Jan 2022 1:35 am

Judge: UF can't stop faculty in cases conflicting with state

A federal judge has blocked the University of Florida from enforcing a policy that restricted faculty members from providing expert testimony in cases that conflict with positions taken by the state of Florida

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 1:34 am

Starbucks workers agree to union in Buffalo, NY

Starbucks workers at a store in Buffalo, New York, voted to unionize on Thursday, the latest sign that the labor movement is stirring after decades of decline

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 1:28 am

US Man Accused Of Faking Death To Avoid Charges Jailed In UK

An American man who authorities say faked his own death to evade prosecution for rape and financial fraud before fleeing to Scotland was jailed Friday after he failed to show up for an extradition hearing.

News18 22 Jan 2022 1:03 am

10 of the best apps that will help you keep those New Year's resolutions

Don't give up on your New Year's resolutions until you find out whether one of these 10 products can help.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 12:58 am

Gain lifetime access to diverse, royalty-free images for $30 from Scopio

Don't ruin your creative messaging with boring stock photography. Now, you can access original imagery from over 150 countries.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 12:57 am

Texas synagogue hostage-taker killed by multiple gun shots

A medical examiner says the gunman who held four people captive at a Texas synagogue in a 10-hour standoff that ended with the hostages escaping and an FBI tactical team rushing in was killed by multiple gunshot wounds

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 12:55 am

Brazilian Electoral Court considers Telegram ban to fend off fake news

The company has not responded to a meeting request to discuss measures to tackle disinformation online.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 12:47 am

EXPLAINER: How is North Dakota shield law supposed to work?

The confiscation of a North Dakota reporters cellphone by a Bureau of Criminal Investigation agent has shined a light on the states 19-year-old shield law

ABC News 22 Jan 2022 12:16 am

CISA adds 13 exploited vulnerabilities to list, 9 with Feb. 1 remediation date

CISA urged federal civilian agencies to address 9 vulnerabilities within the next two weeks.

ZDNet 22 Jan 2022 12:07 am

Retiring FDNY commissioner led COVID response, 9/11 recovery

New York Citys fire commissioner says he will retire next month after more than seven years in the job and a career spanning more than five decades and stints in every rank in the department

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 11:52 pm

Feds: Nursing home operator failed to pay $29.5M in taxes

Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say the operator of a failed multi-state nursing home chain failed to pay $29.5 million in payroll and unemployment taxes for his employees at 95 facilities he operated in 11 states

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 11:46 pm

Man admits to placing homemade bombs in suburban Des Moines

An Iowa man accused of making and placing several homemade bombs in a Des Moines suburb has pleaded guilty to federal weapons charges

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 11:45 pm

Gujarati family of four, including infant, freezes to death on US-Canada border in minus 35 degrees C

Four members presumed to be from one Indian family were found frozen to death on the United States-Canada border on Thursday, drawing attention to illegal Indian immigration in harsh American winter from the northern border, at a time when US focus centres largely on its southern border with Mexico.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2022 11:10 pm

IBM sells Watson Health assets to investment firm Francisco Partners

After struggling to grow the business unit and turning its focus to higher-margin businesses, IBM finally sells parts of Watson Health.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 11:08 pm

Trump appointee blocks Biden federal worker vaccine mandate

A U.S. judge in Texas has issued a nationwide injunction barring the federal government from enforcing President Joe Bidens requirement that federal workers without qualifying medical or religious exemptions be vaccinated for COVID-19

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 10:56 pm

Gujarati family of 4, including infant, found dead on US-Canada border

Four members presumed to be from one Indian family were found frozen to death on the United States-Canada border on Thursday, drawing attention to illegal Indian immigration in harsh American winter from the northern border, at a time when US focus centres largely on its southern border with Mexico.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2022 10:30 pm

Preordering the Samsung Galaxy S22? Reserve it now for an additional $50 credit

Starting today, you can reserve your spot to preorder Samsung's new Galaxy smartphone and tablet, with some exclusive offers bundled in.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 10:19 pm

Prosecutor: Alex Murdaugh now faces 75 charges; $8.5M stolen

A once prominent South Carolina lawyer now faces 75 charges he stole nearly $8.5 million from wrongful death and wreck settlements from more than a dozen people

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 10:01 pm

Open hearing sought on trial evidence in Floyd's killing

Prosecutors in the trial of three former Minneapolis police officers on civil rights charges in George Floyds killing are asking the judge to open at least parts of a hearing on the admissibility of some evidence

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 9:58 pm

Intel plans for largest chip manufacturing site in the world

The 1,000-acre manufacturing site in Ohio will cost the tech giant $20 million.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 9:51 pm

Best bidet toilet seat 2022: Reduce your TP usage

A bidet toilet seat can reduce your reliance on paper products and improve your hygiene. These are our picks for best bidet toilet seats in 2022.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 9:31 pm

Judge apologizes for wishing jail on man with weedy yard

A Detroit-area judge has apologized for wishing that she could send a 72-year-old immigrant with cancer to jail for a weedy property

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 9:19 pm

Think your home value is soaring? Talk to a farmer

For all the talk about rising U.S. home values in cities and suburbs, they have nothing on the skyrocketing price of farmland

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 8:44 pm

Deal alert: Score a Microsoft Xbox Series S for an all-time low of $279

One of the hottest next-gen consoles is discounted for the first time, so you'll need to act fast before it sells out soon.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 8:09 pm

Nasty Linux kernel bug found and fixed

A heap overflow bug was recently discovered in the Linux kernel. The patch is available now in most major Linux distributions.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 5:53 pm

HP finally found a way to get its printers to work all the time

Is this possible? Well, it depends on what you call 'work.'

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 5:30 pm

NASA wants to convert waste into space gold

Where resources are scant, resourcefulness is an explorer's best friend. Space is the next horizon for extreme recycling.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 5:30 pm

Parts of Southeast await a blast of snow, ice, freezing rain

Several schools have canceled classes in coastal areas of the Carolinas and Virginia and authorities are urging drivers to stay off potentially icy roads amid the latest round of winter storms

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 11:34 am

21 beaches polluted by spill linked to Tonga eruption: Peru

The Times of India 21 Jan 2022 10:35 am

UN chief: Mali military should hold elections in short time

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says Malis military leaders needs to hold delayed elections in a relatively short amount of time not in 2026 as President Assimi Goita announced earlier this month

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 10:34 am

Jury in federal trial in Floyd killing appears mostly white

The single day of jury selection was remarkably rapid compared with Derek Chauvins trial on state charges, where the process took more than two weeks.

The New Indian Express 21 Jan 2022 9:20 am

US Airliner Turns Back In Mid-Flight Due To Passenger Defying Mask Rule

An American Airlines jetliner headed from Miami to London turned around in mid-flight Thursday because a passenger refused to wear a Covid mask, the airline said.

NDTV 21 Jan 2022 8:08 am

UN General Assembly president urges peace during Olympics

The president of the General Assembly is appealing to the U.N.s 193 member nations to take concrete actions to promote peace during next months winter Olympics in Beijing

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 7:11 am

Why Intermedia is becoming a viable contender in cloud communications

Long known for its hosted Exchange email service, company has modernized to provide enterprise cloud services for call centers.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 7:10 am

Central Texas Wildfire Still In Check; No Structures Damaged

Firefighters were mopping up a Central Texas wildfire Thursday after holding it in check for a day with no structures reported damaged or persons injured, officials said.

News18 21 Jan 2022 5:18 am

Baltimore Police: Anti-violence Worker Among 3 Fatally Shot

A quadruple shooting in Baltimore on Wednesday night left three men dead, including an antiviolence worker the third such worker to have been killed in the city since last January.

News18 21 Jan 2022 5:09 am

Russia And China Block New UN Sanctions On 5 North Koreans

Russia and China blocked the U.N. Security Council on Thursday from imposing sanctions on five North Korean officials in response to Pyongyangs recent ballistic missile tests, a decision criticized by the United States which sought to impose penalties over their roles in the countrys missile program.

News18 21 Jan 2022 5:00 am

Here's what to expect from the next Samsung Unpacked event

At Unpacked in February, Samsung promises to unveil its most Note-worthy S Series device yet.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 4:48 am

Jury selected for federal trial of 3 officers on civil rights charges in George Floyd's killing

Jury selected for federal trial of 3 officers on civil rights charges in George Floyd's killing

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 4:11 am

The Citi Double Cash Card will soon earn ThankYou points instead of cash rewards

Changes are coming to Citi's popular cash back credit card. What does it mean for cardholders, and when will it happen?

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 4:02 am

Man Gets 15 Years In Prison For Posting Bomb Instructions

A South Florida man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for posting bombmaking instructions on the internet for people who he believed were Islamic terrorists.

News18 21 Jan 2022 4:00 am

Best Chromebook deals available right now: Samsung, Acer, HP, and more

Chromebooks are perfect for everything -- from classroom work and web browsing to streaming movies and working on the go. We've searched the web to bring you the best bundles and deepest discounts so you can get a Chromebook that fits your budget and your needs.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 3:55 am

Long-sought Great Lakes Projects Get Funding Under New Law

A project that will boost Great Lakes shipping in a crucial bottleneck and another intended to protect the lakes from invasive carp will get big funding increases under the Biden administration's infrastructure package, officials said Thursday.

News18 21 Jan 2022 3:15 am

Best fitness deals available right now: $400 off Peloton, $60 off Apple Watch Series 7

Enjoy these January fitness deals that will prevent your wallet from taking a hit, while keeping you fit.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 3:05 am

2022's top online electrical engineering master's degrees

Online master's in electrical engineering programs lead to master of engineering and master of science in engineering degrees in a host of specializations.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 3:01 am

Best stereo speakers 2022: Build the perfect stereo system

Get ready to jam with big sound. Here are ZDNet's top picks.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 2:59 am

Fed study on digital currency leans toward role for banks

The Federal Reserve released a highly anticipated report on central bank digital currencies that suggested it is leaning toward having banks and other financial firms, rather than the Fed itself, manage digital accounts for customers

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 2:34 am

US panel probing Capitol attack seeks interview with Ivanka Trump

The United States House of Representatives' panel investigating the deadly January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol on Thursday requested an interview with former president Donald Trump's daughter and White House aide Ivanka Trump.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2022 2:22 am

Treasury Department sanctions four Ukrainians allegedly involved in Russian influence attempts

The US said the four are involved in and effort to recruit Ukrainian citizens to create instability in advance of a potential Russian invasion.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 2:02 am

Georgia DA asks for special grand jury in election probe

The Times of India 21 Jan 2022 1:22 am

The Carolinas and Virginia brace for blast of ice, snow

The Carolinas and Virginia are bracing for more winter weather, with some schools canceling classes as state officials urged residents to prepare for the storm and stay off potentially icy roads

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 1:00 am

Best Apple AirPods deals available right now: January 2022

From the original AirPods to the Pros, these are the best places to shop if you want the lowest prices on Apple's wireless earbuds.

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 1:00 am

A brilliant new idea to stop your car getting towed (or is it?)

Will this stop drivers from getting angry? Or will it actually encourage bad behavior?

ZDNet 21 Jan 2022 12:35 am

USC fraternity parties must now have security guard presence

Most fraternities at the University of Southern California will be allowed to start having parties again in March if security guards are posted at stairs or hallways in fraternity houses that lead to bedrooms

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 12:15 am

Second case dropped against man who exposed Iowa hog deaths

Prosecutors have dropped a second case against an activist who exposed what many viewed as the inhumane killing of hundreds of pigs at two Iowa pork plants

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 12:05 am

Long-term mortgage rates continue rise; 30-year breaks 3.5%

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates continued to rise this week

ABC News 21 Jan 2022 12:04 am

More than half of medical devices found to have critical vulnerabilities

A new report reveals what kind of medical devices are at most risk of security threats.

ZDNet 20 Jan 2022 11:43 pm

Best gaming laptop deals available right now: Alienware, Razer, MSI, and more

Gaming laptops are a guaranteed way to get your hands on the new GeForce RTX 30 series GPUs, and now, you can take advantage of some truly awesome deals from Best Buy, Dell, and Amazon to get a new gaming laptop without breaking the bank.

ZDNet 20 Jan 2022 11:42 pm

Hands-on with Microsoft's simple -- yet effective -- Surface Adaptive Kit

Accessibility is something we really should all pay more attention to.

ZDNet 20 Jan 2022 11:36 pm

AT&T's oft-delayed C-Band 5G services go live in eight cities

The carrier's first C-Band markets finally go live, promising both increased 5G speeds and expansive coverage ranges.

ZDNet 20 Jan 2022 11:06 pm

No defense witnesses called in Wisconsin dismemberment trial

Defense attorneys for a Wisconsin man accused of killing and dismembering his parents have rested their case without calling witnesses or testimony from the defendant

ABC News 20 Jan 2022 10:50 pm

UN approves resolution condemning Holocaust denial

The U_N_ General Assembly has approved an Israeli-sponsored resolution condemning any denial of the Holocaust and urging all nations and social media companies to take active measures to combat antisemitism and Holocaust denial or distortion.

ABC News 20 Jan 2022 10:23 pm

EXPLAINER: Federal charges against 3 cops in Floyd killing

Three former officers who were with Derek Chauvin during the arrest that led to George Floyds killing face federal trial on charges they violated the Black mans civil rights

ABC News 20 Jan 2022 10:21 pm