Stocks gave up a big rally and took a dive in afternoon trading Wednesday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates again and signaled it's likely to keep raising them next year. The market finished at its lowest level since September 2017.
World-famous street artist Banksy has claimed responsibility for a new artwork in Port Talbot, Wales, which appears to comment on the town's industrial heritage. A video posted to his official Instagram account on Wednesday afternoon shows close-ups of the finished piece which appeared on the outside of a garage overnight.
A Thai social media influencer who criticized a gown worn by her country's Miss Universe contestant could end up in court after another online personality filed a complaint with police charging that her thumbs-down fashion comment defamed the royal family.
Surprise! Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon stun tour groups in 30 Rock's elevators as former First Lady jokes that protective Barack only wanted a second term to ensure Malia and Sacha continued to get Secret Service protection Facebook 'secretly allowed Netflix and Spotify to read users' private messages and shared YOUR personal data with Silicon Valley giants Amazon and Microsoft as recently as last summer', as Zuckerberg is hit with yet ANOTHER privacy scandal Stormy weather to blanket the Eastern half of the U.S. and Pacific Northwest this weekend and cause Christmas travel chaos for 110MILLION Americans Trump's promise to 'review' case of the Green Beret murder suspect BEFORE it's gone to trial 'leaves military legal experts FURIOUS with the President's unwanted intervention' George Lucas tops Forbes list of America's wealthiest celebrities with estimated net worth of $5.6billion ... (more)
Nearly two dozen consumer, privacy and public health groups are urging U.S. regulators to investigate whether children are being endangered by deceptive apps in Google's app store for smartphones running on its Android software. The 102-page complaint filed Wednesday with the Federal Trade Commission alleges Google's Play store is harming kids by allowing apps that break privacy laws, contain adult content or include manipulative advertising in a section of its Play store designed for children.
Facebook allowed certain companies extraordinary access to its platform, even giving them the ability to manipulate people's private messages, according to a New York Times report . The documents reviewed by the paper were apparently generated by an internal system that tracked the company's execution of business partnerships, and revealed numerous instances in which corporate partners were allowed to bypass privacy controls.
Hours after CCTV images were plastered over social media, shoplifter hands back stolen item, shop accepts apology and closes the book on the incident Little Roos closes the book on shoplifting incident after thief hands back stolen gift set and store accepts his apology. A social media campaign had circulated CCTV images of him.
Donald Trump has once again called out social networks and internet giants for allegedly giving less prominence to him and fellow Republicans. Facebook, Twitter and Google are so biased toward the Dems it is ridiculous! Twitter, in fact, has made it much more difficult for people to join @realDonaldTrump .
Police investigate the scene where two officers were killed after they were struck by a South Shore train. Photo / AP Two Chicago police officers were fatally struck by a train Monday as they investigated a report of gunshots on the city's far South Side.
Former FBI Director James Comey speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill Washington, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, after a second closed-door interview with two Republican-led committees investigating what they say was bias at the Justice Department before the 2016 presidential election.