NASA’s DART spacecraft to collide with an asteroid on Monday after a 10-month journey

TechCrunch Italy fires Meta urgent request for info re: election interference measures Days ahead of the Italian general election, the country’s privacy watchdog has sent Facebook’s parent (Meta) an urgent request for information, asking the social media giant to clarify measures it’s taking around Sunday’s election. The risk of election interference via social media continues […]

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A private island in Canada with a 4-bedroom home is on sale for less than the average house in America. Take a look.

This private island in Canada is on sale for just $380,000.Private Islands Inc. Duval Island, a private island in Ontario, Canada, is on the market for $380,000. It’s made up of 5.40 acres of land and features a four-bedroom home, as well as a guest cottage. The bedrooms and wraparound deck provide stunning views of […]

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Hot mic catches South Korean president swearing after talking to Biden

yoon suk yeol photo Chung Sung-Jun / Staff/Getty Images South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol has gone viral after a hot mic caught him swearing about U.S. lawmakers, reports CNN. Video footage seems to capture a comment he made after briefly conversing with President Biden at a Wednesday conference for the Global Fund held in New York City. […]

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China on Taiwan: ‘External interference’ won’t be tolerated

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — China underscored its commitment Saturday to its claim on Taiwan, telling assembled world leaders that anyone who gets in the way of its determination to reunify with the self-governing island would be “crushed by the wheels of history.” The language was forceful but, for Chinese leadership, well within the realm of […]

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Voting equipment to be replaced after ‘unauthorized access’

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s secretary of state on Friday announced plans to replace election equipment in one county following “unauthorized access” to the equipment that happened two months after the 2020 election. A computer forensics team hired by allies of then-President Donald Trump traveled to Coffee County, about 200 miles (320 kilometers) southeast of Atlanta, […]

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A judge says he will be ‘forced’ to give Rudy Giuliani jail time unless the former mayor pays his ex-wife $225,000 by next month

Former Mayor of New York Rudy Giuliani ran for president as a Republican in 2008.Charles Ommanney/Getty Images A judge ordered Rudy Giuliani to pay his ex-wife more than $225,000 by next month or risk jail. The New York Post reported the former mayor of New York City didn’t attend a court hearing on Friday. Giuliani […]

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Amid unrest, Iranian Guard attacks militant group in Iraq

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard on Saturday attacked a Kurdish militant group’s base located in the north of neighboring Iraq, state media said, a week after widespread anti-government protests began over a young woman’s death in police custody. The death of a 22-year-old woman Mahsa Amini, who died in custody after being […]

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California governor urges overhaul of Democrats’ strategy

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom called for an overhaul of Democrats’ political strategy on Saturday, saying the party is “getting crushed” by Republicans in part because they are too timid, often forced to play defense while Republicans “dominate with illusion.” Speaking at the Texas Tribune Festival in Austin, Texas — the territory […]

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Liz Cheney says if Trump wins the 2024 GOP presidential nomination she ‘won’t be a Republican’

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) speaks to supporters at an election night event during the Wyoming primary election at Mead Ranch in Jackson, Wyoming on August 16, 2022.PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images Liz Cheney said she’ll do “everything I can” to ensure Trump is not a 2024 presidential nominee. Speaking at Texas Tribune Fest, she […]

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