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Gadgets May Become More Expensive In The US, And You Have Trump To Blame For That

President Donald Trump is planning to place tariffs on goods from China. This may lead to higher prices for electronic gadgets such as smartphones and laptops, and may possibly include Apple products such as iPhones.

Gadgets March 23, 2018

Trump Wants To Create 'Space Force' To Fight Wars In Space

President Donald Trump is now throwing around the idea of creating a new branch of the military called the Space Force. A previous proposal saw a similar idea fail last year.

Space March 14, 2018

NASA Acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot To Retire, White House Appointee Not Yet Confirmed

NASA's longest-serving acting administrator, Robert Lightfoot, announced his retirement. Who will lead NASA now as Trump's nominee Rep. Jim Bridenstine's appointment was stalled by Senate?

Space March 13, 2018

Trump Hosts Meeting Over Violent Video Games: Here's Who Was There And What Happened

U.S. President Donald Trump invited industry representatives to a meeting over violent video games in response to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Will the government place restrictions on video game content?

Video Games March 9, 2018

Trump Praises SpaceX CEO Elon Musk For Falcon Heavy's Simultaneous Booster Landing

In a cabinet meeting on March 8, President Donald Trump mentions Elon Musk and the recent simultaneous landing of the Falcon Heavy's boosters. He also explains the beneficial role of the private space companies in the aerospace industry.

Space March 9, 2018

Donald Trump Meeting With Video Game Executives To Discuss Gun Violence

Donald Trump is now using video games to distract from the gun legislation by meeting with video game executives. Trump previously suggested a link between gun violence and video games.

Video Games March 6, 2018

People Who Hate Body Odor Are More Likely To Lean To The Right Politically

Scientists have found that there is a connection between people hating body odor and having conservative political beliefs. They also found that people who most negatively reacted to smells also supported Donald Trump.

Viral March 2, 2018

President Trump's Budgets Calls For Steep Cuts To Health Care And The EPA

On Monday, the White House unveiled President Donald Trump's 2019 fiscal budget proposal that includes steep cuts to numerous domestic programs like Medicare and the Environmental Protection Agency.

Public Health February 13, 2018

Trump Administration Wants To Turn Over The International Space Station To The Private Sector

The Trump administration is reportedly planning to turn over the International Space Station to the private sector after the White House cuts funding by 2025. Will this move really push through?

Space February 12, 2018

Donald Trump Goes After UK Health Service, Prime Minister Fights Back

President Donald Trump's love of using Twitter to attack political opponents is well-known. While throwing his latest attack at the Democrats, he went after the UK Health Service and Prime Minister Theresa May wasn't having it.

Public Health February 6, 2018

President Trump Discusses Health And Energy During 2018 State Of The Union

President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union since taking office, and he addressed important issues about health care, medicine, energy, and technology during his speech to Congress.

Medicine January 31, 2018

Nope, The US Government Isn’t Building A Centralized 5G Network: Here’s Why

Contrary to what’s been previously reported, the Trump administration is not planning to build a centralized 5G network to avoid Chinese interference. Simply put, it’s not going to be possible.

Internet January 30, 2018

Trump Administration Wants Government Control Over Centralized Nationwide 5G Network To Protect US Against China

According to an Axios report, the Trump administration is planning to build a government-controlled, centralized, nationwide 5G network within the next three years. The proposal, meant to protect the United States from China, is already receiving backlash.

Internet January 30, 2018

Trump Administration Wants To Cut NASA Funding To The International Space Station

Keeping with the America First economic agenda, the Trump administration wants to cut NASA funding to the International Space Station. A new draft of the budget shows the way the administration is headed.

Space January 26, 2018

'Doomsday Clock' Now Two Minutes To Midnight, What Now?

The so-called Doomsday Clock is now set to 2 minutes closer to midnight and impending disaster. It is the second time that the clock has been set this close to Doomsday, following the year 1953 during the Cold War.

Feature | Science January 25, 2018

Twitter: 700,000 Americans Liked, Retweeted, And Followed Russian Propaganda Bots During The Presidential Election

Twitter posted updates on its official blog regarding the investigation of Russian propaganda during the most recent presidential election. The data confirms that almost 700,000 Americans interacted with bots that were designed to mislead voters.

Security January 22, 2018

New Apple Campus Coming Soon, Part Of $350 Billion Investment Into US Over Next 5 Years

Apple is looking to open a second campus, as part of a $350 billion contribution to the U.S. economy over the next five years. The plan, which will create 20,000 more jobs, received approval from U.S. President Donald Trump.

Apple January 18, 2018

Doctor Reveals Trump’s Overall Health And Weight Loss Goals

President Donald Trump is reportedly healthy but needs to lose weight, eat healthy, and exercise. Trump’s almost obese condition has prompted the viral #Girther movement on Twitter, which compares him with other men with the same size and weight.

Healthy Living/Wellness January 17, 2018

Doctors Want The White House Physician To Evaluate The President's Mental Health, Pen Urgent Letter

A group of doctors urged the White House chief physician to also check on the President's mental and cognitive well-being during his recent checkup. This is not the first time doctors were concerned about the President's mental health.

Medicine January 14, 2018

Jeff Bezos Donates $33 Million To Fund Scholarships For Dreamers

Jeff Bezos makes a $33 million donation to charity in order to send qualified undocumented immigrants to college. The Amazon CEO apparently wanted to honor his father, who was also an immigrant, with this gesture.

Business Tech January 13, 2018

Some People Want President Donald Trump Banned From Twitter: Here’s Why That’ll Never Happen

You probably want President Donald Trump to get banned from Twitter to prevent him from putting America in danger, like with his recent tweet toward North Korea. Don’t count on it.

Internet January 6, 2018

There's A 40 Percent Likelihood Apple Might Buy Netflix, Say Citi Analysts

Financial analysts predicted a 40 percent chance that Netflix will be acquired by Apple. Donald Trump's tax reform will likely spur the company to buy out the video streaming service.

Business Tech January 4, 2018

Gene Munster Predicted Amazon Is Buying Target In 2018

Tech analyst Gene Munster is predicting that Amazon will buy Target in 2018. Amazon already bought Whole Foods, and according to the prediction, it's not done with traditional retailers.

Business Tech January 3, 2018

Facebook Replaces 'Disputed Flags' With 'Related Articles' To Fight Against Fake News

Facebook continues its fight against fake news and announced new measures to ensure that false information has little or no chance of getting spread around. Key changes are up for immediate implementation on the site.

Internet December 21, 2017

President Trump To NASA: I Want You Back On The Moon, Then Mars Next

Trump has officially signed Space Policy Directive 1, which sets NASA up for a lunar mission and a potential trip to Mars. However, there’s the issue of funding.

Space December 12, 2017

Internet Hero Who Deactivated Donald Trump Twitter Account Reveals Himself

On Nov. 2, Trump’s Twitter account was deactivated to the riotous celebration of many Twitter users weary of his controversial Twitter feed. Here’s the man who did it.

Internet November 30, 2017

Twitter Employee Deactivated Donald Trump's Account On His Last Day: We Have A New Internet Hero

A Twitter employee, on his last day at work, took down the account of Donald Trump. The suspension lasted only several minutes, but it was enough to make the internet go crazy.

Internet November 3, 2017

Twitter Says It Won’t Ban President Trump Or Delete His North Korea Tweets

Twitter has confirmed that President Donald Trump’s comments about North Korea, which has caused Trump to be accused of declaring a war against the country, will not be removed. Twitter said the post doesn’t violate its rules, highlighting its newsworthiness.

Internet September 26, 2017

Facebook Has Reportedly Given Special Counsel Robert Mueller More Details About Russian Ad Spending

Facebook has reportedly given special counsel Robert Mueller more information about Russian ad spending on its network during the 2016 presidential election. This is the latest development in the investigation of President Donald Trump’s alleged ties to Russia.

Internet September 16, 2017

Apple Supplier Foxconn Plans To Build $10B Factory In Wisconsin: President Trump Claims Credit

Major Apple supplier Foxconn revealed its plans to build a $10 billion plant in Wisconsin. President Donald Trump claimed credit for the investment, which will create as many as 13,000 jobs.

Apple July 27, 2017

Apple Will Build 'Three Big Plants' In The United States, Says President Trump

President Donald Trump said that Apple CEO Tim Cook promised to build 'three big plants' in the United States. No further details were revealed, but the move will help revive the country's manufacturing industry.

Apple July 25, 2017

For Stephen Hawking, Trump’s Climate Stance Could Push Earth Over The Brink

Stephen Hawking has warned that Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the landmark Paris climate change agreement could result in irreversible climate change. Learn more from the scientist's exclusive interview with BBC.

Earth/Environment July 3, 2017

Feds Remove Endangered Species Protection For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

After four decades of protection, Yellowstone grizzly bears will no longer be listed under endangered species in the United States, the federal government announced. Several wildlife advocates spoke out against the decision.

Animals June 22, 2017

Top Members In Trump's HIV/AIDS Advisory Council Resign Because 'Trump Doesn't Care About HIV'

Six top members of Trump’s presidential advisory council on HIV/AIDS have resigned on June 13 to protest the administration’s lack of HIV/AIDS policies. What will happen to the ongoing fight against this disease?

Public Health June 19, 2017

Tim Cook, Jeff Bezos To Attend American Technology Council Meeting At White House

Despite the criticisms, Tim Cook is going to attend the first meeting of Donald Trump's American Technology Council at the White House. This will include other CEOs such as Jeff Bezos and Satya Nadella as they discuss how to modernize the government.

Business Tech June 10, 2017

Trump Organization Launching Affordable 'American Idea' Hotel Chain

The Trump Organization announced plans to launch a new 'American Idea' mid-market hotel chain with a patriotic theme. The first hotels will open in Mississippi, where Trump won by 18 percentage points in the presidential race.

Business Tech June 6, 2017

These 5 Earth Science Missions Of NASA Are Getting Axed

What are NASA's planned and ongoing Earth science missions on the chopping board? The Trump administration’s fiscal 2018 budget request allots $19.1 billion for NASA, a $561 million decrease over previously enacted levels.

Space May 26, 2017

The Cost Of Bitcoin Soars North Of $2,000

The price of Bitcoin has surged to more than $2,200 per coin. Some say President Donald Trump is behind the rising prices of cryptocurrencies.

Business Tech May 22, 2017

Russian Officials Saw Michael Flynn As An Ally, Thought They Could Use Him To Influence Donald Trump

Intercepted communications of Russian officials reportedly revealed that the Russians thought they had Michael Flynn in their pocket. Moreover, Russian officials thought they could use their relationship with Flynn to influence Donald Trump.

Feature | Culture May 20, 2017

Trump Travel Ban: Three 9th Circuit Judges Assess Whether It's Constitutional Or Biased Against Muslims

Three 9th Circuit judges held an hour-long televised hearing on Monday, May 15, to question the legality of President Donald Trump's travel ban. The judge panel questioned all parties to determine whether the ban is biased against Muslims.

Business Tech May 16, 2017

Ford Job Cuts Reportedly Imminent: Automaker To Cut 10 Percent Of Global Workforce

Ford is reportedly planning to cut $3 billion in costs and to achieve it, it will cut 10 percent of its global workforce. This may not sit well with President Donald Trump, who wants to boost employment in the auto industry.

Business Tech May 16, 2017

Is Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Considering Running For President?

In a recent interview with GQ, Dwayne Johnson, also famously known as The Rock, called it 'a real possibility' when he was asked if he would ever run for the White House. Will it be Johnson 2020 from here on?

Celebrities May 11, 2017

President Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey: Here's How Politicians And Ordinary People Are Reacting

President Donald Trump has startlingly fired FBI Director James Comey over his mishandling of the Hillary Clinton email probe. Here are the reactions from some Democrats, Republicans, and Twitter users.

Life & Style May 10, 2017

Amid Boiling Tensions Over Russia Ties, Former White House Officials Say Obama Warned Trump Against Hiring Flynn

Former President Barack Obama reportedly warned Donald Trump against hiring Michael Flynn. News surfaced just as Sally Yates prepares to testify about Flynn's misleading statements regarding his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

Life & Style May 8, 2017

Apple Will Invest $1 Billion To Create Manufacturing Jobs In The US: President Trump Approves?

Apple will invest $1 billion into the advanced manufacturing industry of the United States. The move could be the company's attempt at gaining favor with President Donald Trump, who promised to bring back manufacturing jobs into the country.

Apple May 4, 2017

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