House defense bill includes amendment assessing impact of publicizing Russia's nuclear space weapon

The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) included an amendment to the annual defense bill that would require a report on…

House passes bill outlining new framework for crypto regulation despite SEC pushback

The House passed legislation Wednesday laying out a new framework for when cryptocurrencies should be regulated by the Securities and…

Microplastics 'pervasive' in human testicles: New study

A new study found a “pervasive” presence of microplastics in human and dog testicles. The research, published last week in…

Nebraska sues TikTok for 'fueling a youth mental health crisis'

Nebraska Attorney General Mike Hilgers (R) filed a suit against TikTok on Wednesday, accusing the social media giant of being…

House committee adopts amendment to rehire troops fired for refusing COVID vaccine

The House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday adopted an amendment to the annual defense policy bill that would push the…

Kenyan tech workers urge Biden to end 'modern day slavery' ahead of state visit

A group of nearly 100 tech workers from Kenya wrote a letter to President Biden ahead of Thursday’s Kenya state…

News Corp strikes deal with OpenAI to share content, 'journalistic expertise'

Media conglomerate News Corp has struck a deal with OpenAI to share content from the company’s various media properties with…

Schumer urges committee chairs to advance AI bills 

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) urged committee leaders to advance legislation regulating artificial intelligence (AI) during a Wednesday meeting. …

Second case of bird flu in humans confirmed in a Michigan farmer

A farmworker in Michigan is the second human to be infected with the current H5N1 bird flu virus, health officials…

US says Russia launched antisatellite weapon into space; Moscow shrugs off 'fake news'

A top Russian official on Wednesday denied U.S. claims that Moscow had launched a weapon into low-Earth orbit that could…