Amazon to New York City: Fuggedaboutit!

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc will not move forward with plans to build a headquarters in New York after rising opposition from local politicians, the third most-valuable public U.S. company said in on Thursday.

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, ...

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An AI that writes convincing prose risks mass-producing fake news

Here’s some breaking fake news …

Russia has declared war on the United States after Donald Trump accidentally fired a missile in the air.

Russia said it had “identified the missile’s trajectory and will take necessary measures to ensure the security of the Russian population and the country’s strategic nuclear forces.” The White House said it was “extremely concerned by the Russian ...

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Bomb Threat Hoaxer Exposed by Hacked Gaming Site

Federal authorities this week arrested a North Carolina man who allegedly ran with a group of online hooligans that attacked Web sites (including this one), took requests on Twitter to call in bomb threats to thousands of schools, and tried to frame various online gaming sites as the culprits. In an ironic twist, the accused — who had fairly well separated his real life identity from his online personas — appears to have been caught after a gaming Web site ...

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NASA Ends Opportunity Mission After Rover Goes Silent

2/13/2019 3:30PM     

The Opportunity rover landed on Mars nearly 15 years ago, logging more than 28 miles and recording hundreds of thousands of extraterrestrial images. NASA lost communication with the rover during massive dust storm eight months ago and pronounced it dead on Tuesday. WSJ’s Jason Bellini reports. Illustration: NASA


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