The British government is unveiling new technology designed to remove extremist material from social media, amid mounting pressure on companies like Facebook and Twitter to do more to remove such content from their platforms.
For more than a decade, the strongest AIDS drugs could not fully control Matt Chappell’s HIV infection. Now his body controls it by itself, and researchers are trying to perfect the gene editing that made this possible.
Many remember that moment of discovery when they looked through the lens of a microscope in science class and saw a whole new world.
Kevin Harvick put the brakes on the “New NASCAR!” movement with a dominating victory on a weathered old racetrack.
Away from Daytona, the veterans showed the young new drivers how to race on the dogged surface at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Harvick put on a clinic, and the top eight finishers were the familiar faces that seem to compete for wins every week.
Lisbon High School’s Unified basketball team defeated Morse High School on Wednesday, 48- 40.
Michael Farrington and Wesley Lucas of Lisbon (4-3) led all scorers with 14 points apiece, while Dawson Martel chipped in 10 more.
Jason Pominville scored on a power play at 1:26 of overtime to give the Buffalo Sabres a 2-1 victory over the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night.
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Craig Kimbrel is away from Boston’s spring training camp while his infant daughter has surgery.
The Boston Celtics needed all of 12 seconds to take the lead over Charlotte and continued to pull away from the Hornets over the next 47 minutes.
The Celtics improved to 4- 0 since the All-Star break with a 134-106 rout of the Hornets on Wednesday night, setting a season high for points and finishing with their best shooting percentage in more than four years.
[img_assist|nid=1204338|title=|desc= THE BRUNSWICK AND FREEPORT girls basketball teams advanced to regional finals last Saturday at Cross Insurance Arena in Por tland. In the left photo, Brunswick senior Sabrina Armstrong makes a pass. At the top right, Freeport ’s Taylor Rinaldi guards Lake Region’s Aisley Sturk (24), while above Falcon fans tr y to fire up their team.
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House communications director Hope Hicks, one of President Donald Trump’s most trusted and longest-serving aides, abruptly announced her resignation, leaving a void around a president who values loyalty and affirmation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Encrypted messages. Two-factor authentication. Realtime monitoring of social media for malicious internet bot activity.
The rift between corporate America and the gun lobby is growing.
Retail heavyweights Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods have taken steps to restrict gun sales. That follows moves by several other major corporations, including MetLife, Hertz and Delta Air Lines, that have cut ties with National Rifle Association following last month’s school massacre in Florida.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions isn’t staying quiet this time, pushing back after President Donald Trump used the word “disgraceful” to describe how Sessions is handling Republican complaints about the FBI.
BEIRUT (AP) — The Russian military today accused Syria’s rebels of shelling a humanitarian corridor that Moscow set up with the Syrian government, offering residents of Damascus’ besieged eastern suburbs a way out of the embattled enclave.