Google to show off new phone, devices at New York…

Google is expected to announce a new version of its Pixel phone at an event in New York Tuesday

Los Angeles fire began under power lines, cause…

Fire officials say a destructive fire that broke out on the edge of Los Angeles began beneath a high-voltage transmission tower

Do California power shutoffs work? Hard to know…

Millions of Californians lost electricity last week in an unprecedented effort by utilities to prevent their equipment from starting another devastating wildfire

California regulator criticizes utility over…

California's utility regulator is issuing a series of sanctions against Pacific Gas and Electric for what it calls "failures in execution" during the largest planned power shut-off in state history to avoid wildfires

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Despite defections, Facebook officially launches…

Facebook to move forward with its Libra digital currency project, despite several high-profile defections from the undertaking and pressure from U.S. politicians

Brazen thief steals $20,000 Dali artwork in San Francisco

Authorities say a brazen thief stole a Salvador Dali etching valued at $20,000 from a San Francisco gallery, then walked off down the street with the work in his hand

Warren escalates Facebook fight with ad targeting…

Big Tech is now a big punching bag for politicians of all stripes

Has tech made moving nukes safe enough? Depends…

U.S. officials trying to determine where to ship and store nuclear waste agree with watchdogs that the public has concerns despite their safety measures

A Cheaper iPhone May Be Headed Our Way

As Mashable puts it, Ming-Chi Kuo "tends to be right a lot of the time," meaning people are paying attention to his latest reveal on a possible new iPhone. MacRumors reports the analyst is adding to his previous disclosure that he thinks Apple is planning on releasing a lower-end iPhone...

New Orleans hotel collapse: Search on for a…

Authorities still searching for a worker missing in the weekend collapse of a hotel under construction in New Orleans; body of 1 of the 2 dead recovered

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No one hurt in Canadian acrobatic jet crash at US air show

The Royal Canadian Air Force says one of its pilots is safe after he had to eject from his plane just before an aerobatics show in the United States

California power outages highlight economic…

The power blackouts in California are highlighting growing income disparity, with access to electricity increasingly available to those who can afford to pay.

California governor signs bill limiting oil, gas…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a law intended to counter Trump administration plans to increase oil and gas production on protected public land

Eye Reflection in Selfie Was All Her Stalker Needed

Celebrities, and anyone else hoping not to be found by creeps on the internet, can learn from an alarming stalking case out of Japan. According to media reports, a member of the J-pop group Tenshitsukinukeniyomi was sexually assaulted at her Tokyo apartment building last month after a fan figured out...

California power shutdowns raise air pollution…

Power shutdowns intended to prevent more devastating California wildfires are raising concerns about another environmental threat: air pollution

Facebook's Libra currency battered by defections…

Facebook faces a rough road ahead with Libra, but defections by high-profile partners are still unlikely to spell the end for the digital currency

California outages ease after wind, fire danger…

The lights were back on Friday for many of the nearly 2 million Northern California residents who lost electricity when Pacific Gas & Electric switched it off this week to try to prevent wildfires

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Boeing, FAA both faulted in certification of the…

Boeing, FAA both at fault for missing flaws in the 737 Max before deadly crashes