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Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on…

Greyhound, the nation's largest bus company, says it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct routine immigration checks

Are U.S. Hospitals Prepared for the Coronavirus?

As the outbreak of the Coronavirus grows, many wonder if U.S. hospitals are prepared for the worst.

Twitter Update Lets You Populate Old Threads With…

Twitter Update Lets You Populate Old Threads With New Tweets The update is called "continue thread," and it is available on Twitter's iOS app. Only some users have access for now, and Twitter has not revealed when everyone will get it. To use "continue thread," a composition window becomes available when you write out a new tweet. This window lets you see old tweets and threads, allowing you to pick which one to link with the new message. In the older tweet, "continue thread" is an option in the three dots menu. Once clicked, your latest tweet merges with the past thread.

Wells Fargo to pay $3B to resolve probes into…

Wells Fargo has agreed to pay $3 billion to settle criminal and civil investigations into a long-running practice whereby company employees opened millions of unauthorized bank accounts in order to meet unrealistic sales goals

Can Face Masks Protect You From The Coronavirus?

Since the coronavirus hit the headlines many people wonder what preventative measures they should be taking and whether a face mask can protect them against the virus.

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SJ theft bust nets more than 100 pieces of stolen mail

Stadia Is Coming to More Android Devices

Stadia Is Coming to More Android Devices The tech giant has confirmed its game streaming service will be available on a range of Android devices following the Feb. 20 update. The company revealed that “in addition to the Pixel family, Stadia will now support phones from Samsung, ASUS, and Razer.” A WiFi connection is required, while Google reiterated Stadia can also be used on tablets, desktops, laptops and on TVs through Google Chromecast Ultra. Google’s vice president, Phil Harrison, recently confirmed the company is planning a free tier edition of Stadia later this year. Phil Harrison, via statement

Fed officials downplay virus even as markets see…

When Wall Street expects the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, should that influence the Fed's decisions

What To Eat For A Sharper Memory

While there is no magic pill to prevent cognitive decline, there are brain foods nutritionists suggest that can ensure a sharp brain as you age.

TikTok Is Letting Parents Control How Long Kids…

TikTok Is Letting Parents Control How Long Kids Can Spend on App 'Family Safety Mode' has made its debut in the U.K. It will spread to other areas in the coming weeks. Parents must have their own TikTok accounts to make the feature work. The mode lets parents control how much of the app kids can use, such as restricting certain content. Parents can also limit the amount of messages their child's account receives. Shutting off messages completely is an option too. TikTok blog post, via The Verge

Arizona governor pulls immigration plan amid…

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey spent years opposing divisive anti-immigration legislation, then embraced it this year

How Parents’ Love Shapes Their Children's Lives

A new study, published in the journal Demography, reveals that when spouses love each other, children stay in school longer and marry later in life.

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Microsoft Partners With Samsung for Cloud-Based…

Microsoft Partners With Samsung for Cloud-Based Game Streaming Service The two companies have come together for the new partnership to create a "premium" streaming experience for gamers. David S. Park, head of Samsung's U.S. marketing team, revealed the news at the launch event for Microsoft's 'Forza Street' game on the Galaxy smartphones. David S. Park, via statment Though nothing has been revealed yet, it has been suggested the partnership could see xCloud come to Samsung's phones. Kareem Choudhry, Microsoft's Project xCloud boss, teased the possibility in a statement to The Verge. Kareem Choudhry, to The Verge

Judge questions plan to remove capsized ship in…

A federal judge is asking detailed questions about plans to remove an overturned cargo ship on the Georgia coast by sawing it into eight enormous chunks

The Essential Guide To Healthy Grocery Shopping

One of the key steps to eating healthier is to stock your kitchen and pantry with nutritious and healthy foods. Here are some tips that will make grocery shopping a breeze.

Ubisoft Says PS5 Will Support Backward…

Ubisoft Says PS5 Will Support Backward Compatibility Ubisoft boss Yves Guillemot has promised gamers that the next-gen consoles "will be running almost all the back catalog of the previous consoles." Yves Guillemot, via financial call Yves Guillemot, via financial call Sony's Mark Cerny previously confirmed that PS4 games would "definitely" run on the PS5.

Deere sees some stability on farms in bruising…

Deere has reported a surprisingly strong first quarter after an extended period in which the tractor maker was bruised by the ongoing trade war between the United States and China

Facial Expressions May Not Be Reliable Indicators

For centuries, we've believed that facial expressions mirror the deepest emotions, but recent research shows that may not be the case.

Democrats face an important test in Nevada…

Presidential candidates made their last urgent pleas as Nevada Democrats prepared to weigh in on their party's presidential nomination fight

WhatsApp Reaches 2 Billion Users

WhatsApp Reaches 2 Billion Users Just two years ago, the free messaging service reported 1.5 billion users. It was initially founded back in early 2009. The new milestone is thanks to WhatsApp's increasing popularity in developing countries like India. WhatsApp also used the accomplishment to reiterate its stance on providing end-to-end encryption. WhatsApp, via blog post The ad-free application was purchased by Facebook in 2014 for $19 billion. WhatsApp is the second app owned by the social media giant to hit two billion users.

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Former Iowa governor, US ag secretary to monitor…

Former Iowa governor and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has been hired to monitor Purdue Pharma as the OxyContin maker goes through bankruptcy

Can Cleanliness Increase The Risk Of Asthma?

A recent study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, suggests children have a 37% higher risk of becoming ill in an 'extra clean' homes.