Defense

Putin Seeks to Plug Gaps in Russia’s State-Driven Tech Efforts

Putin Seeks to Plug Gaps in Russia’s State-Driven Tech Efforts His Wednesday speech acknowledged difficulties Russian researchers, engineers, and entrepreneurs face, particularly in the realm of finance. While most media coverage of Vladimir Putin’s Wednesday speech focused on moves that … read more

Politics

Even C-Span Is Piqued: Senate Puts Limits on Trial Coverage

Even C-Span Is Piqued: Senate Puts Limits on Trial Coverage News coverage of President Trump’s impeachment trial in the Senate began last week with a Republican senator calling a CNN reporter “a liberal hack” in the halls of Congress and … read more

USA

Vows of peace, fears of violence at Virginia gun rally

Vows of peace, fears of violence at Virginia gun rally RICHMOND, Virginia (Reuters) – The top Republican in Virginia’s lower house said that any group planning to incite violence at a large gun rights rally on Monday in Richmond should … read more

World News

Ukraine’s President Said He’d Fight Corruption. Resistance Is Fierce.

Ukraine’s President Said He’d Fight Corruption. Resistance Is Fierce. KYIV, Ukraine — Kateryna Rozhkova, the first deputy governor of Ukraine’s central bank, had just about learned to live with the hundreds of protesters banging metal rods and drums outside her … read more

Lifestyle

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos”

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos” At first glance, the answer seems obvious. Asked the secret to her six-year marriage with John Legend—a union that inspires countless #RelationshipGoals tweets—Chrissy Teigen told Vogue in … read more

Auto-Moto

Dozens of classic cars abandoned in collapsed train tunnel

Dozens of classic cars abandoned in collapsed train tunnel © Provided by The Drive It’s human nature to bury the dead. Maybe that’s why it’s so eerie to look through this collection of photos showing a group of classic cars … read more

Sports

Chiefs vs. Titans prediction, line: Favorite Kansas City will cover

For underdog lovers, the Titans are the flavor of the playoffs. I cashed tickets backing them against the Patriots and again last week against the AFC’s No. 1 seed, the Ravens. I’m tempted to go with them again, because the … read more

Science-Tech

A New SARS-Like Outbreak in China Is Freaking Out the CDC

A New SARS-Like Outbreak in China Is Freaking Out the CDC There’s a new viral threat in town—and no, we’re not talking about someone’s bad tweets. Since the end of 2019, reports of a novel strain of coronavirus sickening people … read more