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Militarized microbes? Pentagon’s DARPA seeks means to spread genetically modified bacteria as ‘explosives sensors’

In an idea seemingly pulled from dystopian science fiction, the Pentagon has teamed up with Raytheon to develop a system capable of delivering genetically modified bacteria underground. For purely defensive purposes, of course. Read Full Article at RT.com

Bill Moyers rebukes PBS over network's decision not to air impeachment proceedings in prime time

The Public Broadcasting Service is our country’s channel. When President Richard Nixon’s impeachment hearings took place in 1973, PBS ran replays of the hearings all evening long. It proved a rousing success as millions of American households, home fr

Google's medical data project spurs HHS inquiry, report says - CNET

The US Department of Health and Human Services is looking into the search giant's Project Nightingale.

Disney Plus stirs the dust on Spotify with The Mandalorian's techno-cinematic score - CNET

Oscar-winning Black Panther composer Ludwig Göransson fills our ears with the sweet sound of a solo flute.

Two swing states largely fail simple cybersecurity precautions for the next election

Campaign Action About half of the county elections websites in Michigan (45%) and Wisconsin (55%) are «highly vulnerable to hacking,» cybersecurity firm McAffee says in information provided to the Washington Post, lacking «a key and fairly

HBO doc peers into Ralph Lauren's rose-tinted American Dream

NEW YORK (AP) - Of all the editors, fashion notables, filmmakers and cultural critics who opine on Ralph Lauren in the new documentary «Very Ralph,» it's an unlikely voice who perhaps most succinctly describes the appeal of the Lauren empire. Kany

Walkinshaw Andretti United nearing 2020 driver decision

The two-car Holden team will field an all-new line-up next year, both its current drivers James Courtney and Scott Pye already confirmed to be heading elsewhere.Chaz Mostert is expected to take one of the WAU seats as part of sensational move from Ford squad

Acing it: Success of Nats, Astros puts attention on starters

Acing it: Success of Nats, Astros puts attention on starters

Twins' Baldelli named AL Manager of the Year, tops Yankees' Boone

Rocco Baldelli of the Minnesota Twins narrowly beat Aaron Boone of the New York Yankees to win AL Manager of the Year

Pitt pulls away from Robert Morris 71-57

Pitt pulls away from Robert Morris 71-57

NFL moves Packers-49ers to prime time Nov. 24

The NFL has flexed the Green Bay Packers' road game against the San Francisco 49ers on Nov. 24 to prime time

Impeachment polling notably well in onetime GOP strongholds Georgia and Texas

As Democrats increasingly eye Texas and Georgia as potential swing states in the making, recent polling from both states has revealed an electorate surprisingly open to the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump. In Georgia, 54% of registered voters suppo

Why SpaceX's plan to put 25,000 satellites in orbit is bad news for astronomers

Elon Musk's plot to put 25,000 satellites in Earth orbit will make ground-based astronomy much more difficult

Best gifts for teenage girls in 2019 - CNET

Teenage girls can be difficult to buy for. We've done some of the hard work to make it easier with some of the best gifts for teen girls this holiday season.

The Mandalorian on Disney Plus: Our biggest WTF questions from episode 1 - CNET

Uh, what is the deal with that baby?

Impeachment is not exactly bringing these feuding Trump advisers closer together

The Trump White House can’t get through an average Monday morning without infighting, backstabbing, and leaks about the infighting and backstabbing, so why would a full-blown impeachment inquiry be any different? It is not. Some of Donald Trump’s top advi

Chinese EV startup Xpeng Motors raises $400 million, takes on Xiaomi as strategic investor

Xpeng Motors, the Chinese electric vehicle startup backed by Alibaba and Foxconn, has raised a fresh injection of $400 million in capital and has taken on Xiaomi as a strategic investor, the company announced. The Series C includes an unidentified group of st

Boeing orders, deliveries continue to sag with Max grounding

Orders and deliveries of new Boeing planes remain depressed eight months into the grounding of the company's 737 Max, leaving Boeing far behind Airbus, its chief competitor. Boeing says that no customers have canceled orders because of the two deadly crashes

Goodbye Ultima Thule, welcome Arrokoth! NASA renames distant space rock after woke outrage over ‘Nazi connotations’

NASA has given a new name to a remote space rock after its previous moniker came under fire in a wave of PC outrage, with progressive-minded critics insisting the name was tainted by links to Nazi Germany. Read Full Article at RT.com

Plenty of blame to go around following 49ers' 1st loss

There were plenty of culprits when it came down to the end of San Francisco's first loss of the season

Katy Perry to perform at World T20 final on Women's Day

Katy Perry to perform at World T20 final on Women's Day

Shildt tops Brewers' Counsell in tight NL Manager of the Year vote

The Brewers' Craig Counsell lost a tight race for National League Manager of the Year despite receiving more first-place votes than winner Mike Shildt

NFL moves Green Bay-San Francisco into prime time on Nov. 24

The NFL has flexed the Green Bay Packers' trip to San Francisco into prime time on Nov. 24 along with announcing kickoff times for a handful of Week 16 games

Best Black Friday 2019 deals on PS4, Switch and Xbox One: What to expect - CNET

Big savings and great game bundles are coming to Xbox One, PS4 and even the Switch. Here are the highlights so far.

Sonic the Hedgehog's redesign just saved its new trailer - CNET

Fans are loving what new lead character designer Tyson Hesse, who worked on the Sonic video games themselves, has brought to the movie.

The best board games for tabletop in 2019 - CNET

The hottest thing in gaming right now is classic low-tech tabletop experiences. Here's our line-up of the best board games for 2019.

Planned Parenthood launches abortion healthcare finder app - CNET

The app will help women navigate state restrictions, Planned Parenthood said.

Dell wants half its workforce to be female within a decade - CNET

It's also aiming for women to make up 40% of people managers by 2030.

Seahawks rely on stars to deliver biggest win of season

Seahawks rely on stars to deliver biggest win of season

Alabama 5th in CFP committee rankings after loss to LSU

Alabama 5th in CFP committee rankings after loss to LSU

Gophers jump 9 spots to No. 8 in College Football Playoff rankings

The Gophers cracked the top 10 in the College Football Playoff rankings following their big win over Penn State

Chargers elevate game by practicing at Air Force Academy

The Los Angeles Chargers are elevating their game by spending a few days at the Air Force Academy

Badgers fall to No. 14 in College Football Playoff rankings

The Badgers fell from No. 13 to No. 14 in the College Football Playoff rankings following their 24-22 win over Iowa

Trump ally and Fox News analyst diGenova compares whistleblower to ... John Wilkes Booth?

In a report that gleefully names the alleged Trump-Ukraine whistleblower in its headline (which is why we will not be linking to it here), the right-wing Washington Examiner cites loudmouthed Trump ally and frequent Fox News guest lawyer Joe diGenova as cal

Vice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Ames Research Center, Discuss Lunar Exploration

Vice President Mike Pence, along with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, will visit NASA's Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley Thursday, Nov. 14, to discuss the role the center will play in the agency’s plans to return astronauts to the M

Opposition senator declares herself ‘interim president’ of Bolivia without quorum or vote

Opposition politician Jeanine Añez has declared herself “interim president” of Bolivia without a vote, but the party of ousted President Evo Morales said that the Senate had no quorum and the legislature’s session was not legal. Read Full Article at RT

White Sox hire Coolbaugh as assistant hitting coach

The Chicago White Sox have hired Scott Coolbaugh as their assistant hitting coach

Mike Shildt of the St. Louis Cardinals wins NL Manager of the Year award

Mike Shildt of the St. Louis Cardinals wins NL Manager of the Year award

Cardinals' Shildt wins NL Manager of the Year honors

With one full season as St. Louis Cardinals manager under his belt, Mike Shildt has some hardware to show for it.
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