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

Pompeo expresses outrage to Sisi over death of U.S. citizen

Pompeo expresses outrage to Sisi over death of U.S. citizen U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives to attend the Libya summit in Berlin, Germany, January 19, 2020. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt BERLIN (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed outrage during … read more

World News

Fighting Extradition to U.S., a Chinese Executive Goes to Court

Fighting Extradition to U.S., a Chinese Executive Goes to Court VANCOUVER — Global politics, big money, high technology and the intricacies of Canadian law will come together on Monday when the extradition hearing of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer … read more

Entertainment

Firefighters battle overnight fire in Hamilton

Firefighters battle overnight fire in Hamilton Hamilton, Halton, Niagara and area news from CHCH – Hamilton, Halton, and Niagara news.. Hamilton Fire crews were called to 271 Bay Street North around 11:30 p.m. after receiving multiple reports of smoke and … 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

NFL Championship Game picks: Take one underdog and one fave

This is the football betting equivalent of trying to thread a needle. According to VSiN’s Steve Makinen, the outright winner in 31 of the past 36 AFC and NFC championship games has covered the spread. That means just five times … read more

Music

Hayley Kiyoko Cancels Upcoming North American Tour

Hayley Kiyoko Cancels Upcoming North American Tour Hayley Kiyoko has canceled her upcoming North American tour less than two weeks before the rising singer was set to embark on the headlining trek. In a statement posted to social media, Kiyoko … 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