Trump’s budget by the numbers: What gets cut and why – CNN

By Gregory Krieg and Will Mullery, CNN Updated 3:58 PM ET, Tue May 23, 2017 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. (CNN)President Donald Trump’s team released its first full budget proposal on Tuesday, and while lawmakers are likely to dismiss most of it — as […]

Ford names Hackett as CEO to tackle car rivals, Silicon Valley – Reuters

WASHINGTON/DEARBORN, Mich. Ford Motor Co (F.N) abruptly named James Hackett as chief executive on Monday, responding to investors’ growing unease about the U.S. automaker’s slumping stock price and its ability to counter threats from longtime rivals and Silicon Valley. Ford Chairman Bill Ford Jr., whose family effectively controls the U.S. No. 2 automaker, said he […]

Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump’s election – Yahoo News

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A co-founder of Twitter says he’s sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested. In an interview (http://nyti.ms/2qGcKkm ) with The New York Times, Evan Williams says Twitter’s role in Trump’s populist rise is “a very bad thing.” The […]

Passengers on Texas ‘Joker’ Coaster Freed After 3.5-Hour Rescue – NBC 10 Philadelphia

After a three-and-a-half-hour rescue mission, the passengers on a halted roller coaster in Arlington, Texas, have all been freed, according to a Six Flags spokeswoman. A portion of the new Six Flags Over Texas roller coaster “The Joker” was stuck with eight passengers aboard early Saturday morning. Crews from the Arlington Fire Department were dispatched […]

You No Longer Have to Register Your Drone – Fortune

A federal appeals court has shot down a rule requiring hobbyists to register their drones. Appeals court judges in Washington, D.C. agreed on Friday with a drone enthusiast’s challenge to a FAA requirement that all hobbyists register their drones in a national database and pay a $5 fee. People who failed to comply with the […]

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