Thursday , February 22 2018

Devin Nunes asked Russian bots to help make an article discrediting the Russia investigation ‘go viral’

Devin Nunes asked Russian bots to help make an article discrediting the Russia investigation ‘go viral’

Devin NunesWin McNamee/Getty ImagesSign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here. Rep. Devin Nunes, the author of a controversial memo on alleged misconduct at the FBI and Department of Justice, sent a tweet asking Russian bots to help him get a tweet to go viral. In his tweet he linked to an article from…

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Kylie Jenner just announced the death of Snapchat

Kylie Jenner just announced the death of Snapchat

Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Huffington Post Kylie Jenner is one of the biggest influencers on Snapchat. But now she says it "is so sad" that nobody opens Snapchat anymore. Snapchat may have just lost a very influential user. Kylie Jenner, a member of the Kardashian-Jenner family, tweeted on Wednesday to her 24.5 million followers: "sooo…

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Your words have been ‘pathetically weak’: Marco Rubio gets an earful at CNN town hall on Parkland shooting

Your words have been ‘pathetically weak’: Marco Rubio gets an earful at CNN town hall on Parkland shooting

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida listens to Fred Guttenberg during a CNN town-hall debate. CNN The father of a Parkland school shooting victim criticized Rep. Sen. Marco Rubio during a CNN town-hall event. Rubio appeared to agree with the idea of enacting new gun measures, including raising the age limit to purchase AR-15-style rifles. But…

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Coinbase is finally supporting new tech that could fix bitcoin’s slowness problem. Here’s what’s happening.

Coinbase is finally supporting new tech that could fix bitcoin’s slowness problem. Here’s what’s happening.

Brian Armstrong, CEO at Coinbase Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for TechCrunch The $1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase will start using an updated version of bitcoin called SegWit. The company announced on Tuesday that it finished testing and will roll out updates throughout next week. SegWit is a politically contentious update to bitcoin which many believe will…

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‘I’m pissed’: Dad whose daughter was shot 9 times at Florida high school lays into the messed-up state of America at Trump listening session

‘I’m pissed’: Dad whose daughter was shot 9 times at Florida high school lays into the messed-up state of America at Trump listening session

Andrew Pollack, whose daughter Meadow Pollack was shot to death last week at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, is joined by his sons as he addresses a listening session with U.S. President Donald Trump. Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla President Donald Trump hosted a listening session at the White House on Wednesday, one week after a mass…

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Walmart’s online struggles show how far it has to go in its war with Amazon

Walmart’s online struggles show how far it has to go in its war with Amazon

A shopper is shown picking items in a Walmart store for pickup by an online shopper. AP/Julio Cortez Walmart's online growth slowed in the most recent quarter, which disappointed investors. CEO Doug McMillon called most of the slowdown "planned" due to the anniversary of the company's acquisition of Jet.com. But he blamed some of the…

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Photo shows Trump’s personal notes reminding him to say ‘I hear you’ during a listening session with shooting survivors

Photo shows Trump’s personal notes reminding him to say ‘I hear you’ during a listening session with shooting survivors

President Donald Trump holds notes during a listening session with high school students and teachers in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster Survivors and parents of school shootings including last week's massacre at a Parkland, Florida, high school attended a listening session at the…

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