Senator says FBI lost crucial texts tied to Clinton probe

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has lost about five months worth of text messages between two staffers who worked on probes into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails and possible collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, according to a Republican lawmaker. 3 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Bureau […]

Realizing you can’t have enough JK Simmons, new sci-fi spy series doubles him

New Starz show Counterpart mashes genres in a more satisfying way than Netflix’s Bright. Confused? Luckily, audiences get the gist of this situation early in the series premiere: 30 years ago during the Cold War, scientists were experimenting when something went wrong, opening a passage between two seemingly distinct worlds. “Go through this door,” bossman […]

No, the worst-case climate change futures haven’t been ruled out

A single study has been hailed for narrowing the range of possible climate change scenarios, but figuring out how the world will warm is more complicated than headlines suggest Headlines this week proclaimed the worst-case scenarios for climate change were “debunked” and “not credible”. As you might expect, things aren’t that simple. The stories were sparked by […]

Türkei: USA besorgt über Angriffe auf Kurden

US-Außenminister Rex Tillerson kritisiert den Vormarsch türkischer Truppen in Syrien. Der UN-Sicherheitsrat will zügig zu Konsultationen zusammenkommen. Die Folgen der türkischen Offensive gegen kurdische Milizen im Nordwesten Syriens beunruhigen den amerikanischen Außenminister. Vor allem die Situation unschuldiger Zivilisten gebe Anlass zur Sorge, hieß es in einer Mitteilung von Rex Tillerson, die nach nach Gesprächen mit […]

Vietnam jails ex-Communist Party official

Several high-profile people are on trial, as part of a corruption crackdown. A former Communist Party official has been sentenced to 13 years in jail in Vietnam after the most high-level trial in decades. Former Politburo member Dinh La Thang was found guilty of economic mismanagement over losses in state oil firm PetroVietnam. Another executive […]

Women’s marches organizers hope to keep building momentum

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women’s marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equality, justice and an end to sexual harassment. “This is a birthday party for […]

Nintendo stellt den Spielemarkt bloß

Nintendo zeigt mit dem Papp-Baukasten Labo, warum das Unternehmen anderen Konsolenherstellern voraus ist. Es setzt Trends, statt zu imitieren. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Nintendo zeigt mit dem Papp-Baukasten Labo, warum das Unternehmen anderen Konsolenherstellern voraus ist. Es setzt Trends, statt zu imitieren. Es gab viele Theorien im Netz, als Nintendo ein neues „interaktives […]

‘Saturday Night Live’ cold open tackles Trump’s exam results

He passed them all, including the Tide Pod Challenge. This week’s cold open centered on the physical examination performed on the president this week. A White House doctor pronounced President Trump medically fit to serve as commander-in-chief on Tuesday — and added that he easily passed a voluntary cognitive assessment designed to test his mental reflexes. […]

Amazon’s automated grocery store of the future opens Monday

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) will open its checkout-free grocery store to the public on Monday after more than a year of testing, the company said, moving forward on an experiment that could dramatically alter brick-and-mortar retail. 4 Min Read SEATTLE (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) will open its checkout-free grocery store to the public on Monday […]