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Cydia's app store for jailbroken iPhones shuts down  Engadget

For years, people with jailbroken iPhones have turned to the Cydia Store to download apps that Apple wouldn't allow through its own portal. You might want to s.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 8:01 pm
Following criticism, Robinhood backtracks on checking and savings feature  The Verge

Earlier this week, stock-trading app Robinhood announced that it would offer a new feature to users in early 2019: a checking and savings account that didn't ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 8:00 pm
UFC on Fox: Lee vs. Iaquinta 2 live results, discussion, play by play  Bloody Elbow

Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion, round scoring, and play-by-play for UFC on FOX 31, which goes down in Milwaukee, WI.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 7:20 pm
Mounting legal threats surround Trump as nearly every organization he has led is under investigation  The Washington Post

Two years after Donald Trump won the presidency, nearly every organization he has led in the past decade is under investigation. Trump's private company is ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:49 pm
Pete Davidson Posts Alarming Note Suggesting He's Suicidal, Ariana Rushes to See Him  TMZ

Pete Davidson just shared a troubling and cryptic message ... implying he's having suicidal thoughts.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:44 pm
Ukraine creates new Orthodox church independent from Russia  Al Jazeera English

Orthodox bishops in Kiev choose leader of a new national church, marking an historic split from Russia.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:37 pm
As Judge Rules Obamacare Unconstitutional, Democrats Seethe, Republicans Stay Mum  NPR

President Trump called a Friday ruling striking down the Affordable Care Act "Great news for America!" Democratic lawmakers rushed to decry the decision, ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:24 pm
Ryan Zinke: The controversies that defined his tenure as Trump's Interior Secretary  USA TODAY

A helicopter trip to catch a horseback ride. Proposed cuts to national parks. Here are some of the bigger issues during Ryan Zinke's two-year tenure.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:22 pm
'Aquaman' Soundtrack Features Pitbull Covering Toto's 'Africa' For Some Reason  /FILM

Pitbull's Aquaman soundtrack song Ocean to Ocean uses the chorus from Toto's Africa, and we're not really sure why.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:00 pm
Marks: Watch Trail Blazers Draft Picks at Trade Deadline  Blazer's Edge

The 2019 NBA Trade Deadline hits on February 7th, and ESPN analyst Bobby Marks suggests that the Portland Trail Blazers might be willing to put future draft ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:48 pm
Apple Will Change iPhone in China to Avoid Sales Ban  Thurrott.com

Apple says that it will make two major changes to the iPhone software in China to avoid a patent-infringement sales ban. But Qualcomm, which owns the patents ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:48 pm
Disney Channel Actor Arrested and Fired for Allegedly Plotting Sex With 13 Year-Old  Vulture

Stoney Westmoreland, an actor primarily known for his Disney Channel and Scandal work, was arrested for trying to arrange to have sex with a 13-year-old.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:30 pm
‘Christmas comet’ will be visible from Earth on Sunday night: report  NOLA.com

The green 'Christmas comet,' officially Comet 46P/Wirtanen, will be visible in the night sky through late December, making its closest approach to Earth on ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:27 pm
Report: Johnson & Johnson Knew Their Baby Powder Contained Asbestos for Decades  The Root

In a bombshell report, it's been revealed that Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that their baby powder had occasionally tested positive for small amounts of ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:15 pm
Tony Hawk goes mobile  TechCrunch

For three years, Tony Hawk has been conspicuously absent from the video store shelves. For most game developers, that's little more than a blip between titles.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:01 pm
Washington Wizards trading for Trevor Ariza of Phoenix Suns  ESPN

After an initial three-team deal fell apart Friday night, the Suns are trading Trevor Ariza to the Wizards and will get Austin Rivers and Kelly Oubre Jr. in return, ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 4:54 pm
American Student Fatally Stabbed in Netherlands Had Feared Roommate  The New York Times

An American psychology student who was fatally stabbed in her Netherlands apartment on Wednesday had texted a friend in the United States six days earlier, ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 4:51 pm
Catholic priest at teenager's funeral condemns suicide  BBC News

Parents of a teenage boy who took his own life have complained after their Catholic priest criticised him at the funeral for killing himself. Father Don LaCuesta in ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 4:33 pm
Largest Known Diamond in North America Found — a 552-Carat Yellow Diamond in Canada  KTLA Los Angeles

A 552-carat yellow diamond was recently unearthed in Canada -- the largest ever found in North America. Mining company Dominion Diamond Mines said in a ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 3:38 pm
Australia recognizes west Jerusalem as the capital of Israel  CBS News

But it won't move its embassy until there's a peace settlement between Israel and the Palestinians, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 3:24 pm
Here's how Trump hobbled Obamacare and drove enrollment down this year  CNBC

While President Donald Trump didn't repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature health-care law, more commonly known as Obamacare, ...

Posted: December 15, 2018, 3:02 pm
NBA trade involving wrong player named Brooks called off, so now everyone loses  SB Nation

It was funny for all of us that an NBA trade was called off because it involved Dillon Brooks instead of MarShon Brooks, but it sucks for everyone involved.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:51 pm
Gun deaths at highest level in 40 years, CDC says  Atlanta Journal Constitution

New numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's WONDER database shows gun-related deaths have reached the highest level in almost 40 ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:49 pm
Awesome Photos! The Geminid Meteor Shower of 2018 in Pictures  Space.com

In mid-December 2018, the 2018 Geminid meteor shower peaked in what was the best meteor shower of the year. See amazing photos of the 2018 Geminids in ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:34 pm
'Yellow vests' take to French streets in fifth Saturday of protests  New York Post

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of French cities on Saturday in the fifth weekend of nationwide demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron's ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:09 pm
Here’s why the Fed won’t save the stock market, despite its worst December start since 1980  MarketWatch

A brutal week leaves stocks with the worst start to a December in 38 years. Here's why the Federal Reserve might not ride to its rescue.

Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:00 pm
Kim Kardashian attends the late Kim Porter's twin daughter's 12th skating birthday party  Daily Mail

Kim Kardashian showcased her skating skills and support for the late Kim Porter on Friday, when she attended her twin daughter's 12th skating birthday party.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 8:06 am
Federal Judge Rules Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional Without Insurance-Coverage Penalty  The Wall Street Journal

A federal judge ruled that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional without a penalty for not having insurance, casting doubt on the law's future.

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:09 am
Facebook says software bug may have exposed photos on 7M users  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook said Friday that a software bug affecting nearly 7 million users may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than ...

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Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:52 am
Education Dept. Will Cancel $150 Million in Student Debt After Judge’s Order  The New York Times

The Education Department is wiping $150 million in federal student loans off the books, and has begun the process of informing thousands of borrowers that ...

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 10:36 pm
Mars orbiter spots InSight lander chilling out on Martian surface  BGR

NASA's InSight lander is the new kid on the Martian block, and it's already snapping selfies and telling its handlers back on Earth all about its new, dusty home.

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 9:33 pm
Theresa May Finds No Joy in Brussels. Now What for Brexit?  The New York Times

BRUSSELS — Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain headed home flustered and empty-handed on Friday after a blunt exchange at a European Union summit ...

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 7:04 pm
How tiny backpacks are turning bees into living drones  NBC News

By equipping bees with battery-powered backpacks, University of Washington researchers have created a flying wireless platform they call "Living IoT."

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 5:58 pm
NIH scientists find that breast cancer protection from pregnancy starts decades later  National Institutes of Health

In general, women who have had children have a lower risk of breast cancer compared to women who have never given birth. However, new research has ...

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 1:38 pm
Scientists tell lawmakers fetal tissue research is ‘essential’ but House GOP refuses to listen  ThinkProgress

During a congressional hearing on “exploring alternatives to fetal tissue research” on Thursday, Dr. Sally Temple tried to set lawmakers straight: there are no ...

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 1:33 pm
Under Fire Unaids Chief Offers To Resign In June  New Vision

Sidibe came under fire in an expert report that described UNAIDS as being mired in "a crisis which threatens its vital work" (AFP). Agency spokeswoman Sophie ...

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Posted: December 14, 2018, 5:49 am