Hackers who sought $40 million in ransom from the Broward County Public School District, which refused to pay, have now published nearly 26,000 stolen files.
A Massachusetts company plans to build a high-voltage line to bring electricity from a future New Jersey offshore wind farm onto land, and connect it to the power grid.
The owner of the Daily Mail website is suing Google, saying the tech company’s dominance in online advertising has harmed its business.
No nation offers asylum or other protections to people displaced because of climate change.
Global carbon dioxide emissions related to energy use are being forecast to rise significantly this year, driven by a resurgence in the use of coal to generate electricit...
Venmo will allow users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies on its app, the latest mainstream financial platform to wade into alternative currency like Bitcoin.
Tokyo police are investigating cyberattacks on about 200 Japanese companies and research organizations, including the country’s space agency, by a hacking group believed ...
An eclectic group of people — including LeBron James, James Corden, Jennifer Garner and Sir David Attenborough — have nabbed nominations for this year’s Webby Awards, re...
An Australian judge has found that Google broke the law by misleading users about personal location data collected through Android mobile devices.
Six Russian technology companies have been slapped with sanctions by the U_S_ Treasury Department for supporting Kremlin intelligence agencies for engaging in “dangerous ...
SpaceX has the go-ahead from NASA to launch another crew of astronauts next week.
A NASA spacecraft left a mess at an asteroid after grabbing a load of rubble last fall for return to Earth.
A new study concludes that 2.5 billion Tyrannosaurus rex prowled North America.
Mercedes-Benz has a new luxury car and it's electric powered.
An investigative report says one of Dubai’s famed “jetman” pilots killed in a crash in November failed to deploy the emergency parachute attached to the carbon-fiber-wing...
The U.S. is expelling 10 Russian diplomats and ordering sanctions against dozens of other people and companies.
Uber is offering sign-up bonuses and other incentives for drivers as it faces record demand for rides and meal delivery.
President Joe Biden has selected two former senior National Security Agency officials for key cyber roles in his administration.
Microsoft, on an accelerated growth push, is buying speech recognition company Nuance in a cash deal worth $16 billion.
Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space 60 years ago.
A number of top executives and corporate leaders gathered online this weekend to discuss what to do in response to changes to some state voting laws, according to multipl...
April is shaping up to be Brazil’s darkest month yet in the pandemic.
Former President Donald Trump insists he’s enjoying his life off Twitter.
Despite the strongest public support and the most sympathetic president in years, the American labor movement just suffered a stinging defeat -- again.
Facebook is showing different job ads to women and men in a way that might run afoul of anti-discrimination laws, according to a new study.
The Japanese government has decided to dispose of massive amounts of treated but still radioactive water stored in tanks at the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant by releasi...
John Kerry, the special U.S. envoy on climate, says President Joe Biden is eager to work with Bangladesh in dealing with the impact of climate change after the United Sta...
A trio of Russian and American space travelers launched successfully and reached the International Space Station.