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Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook targeted by new pack of antitrust bills - CNET

The proposals, from a bipartisan group in the US House, target Big Tech's might with the most meaningful effort to reform competition laws in decades.

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‘In The Heights’ & ‘Peter Rabbit 2’ Lower Than Expected In Openings As Pandemic Summer Box Office Eases - Deadline

SATURDAY UPDATE:  While it appeared that the summer box office was dusting itself off from the pandemic over the last two weeks, both newcomers Warner Bros.’ highly anticipated Jon M. Chu directed Lin-Manuel Miranda musical In the Heights and Sony’s Peter Rab…

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Unseeded Barbora Krejcikova wins French Open women's title - ESPN

Barbora Krejcikova, playing singles in only her fifth major, became the third unseeded champion in the past five years at the French Open with a 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

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Gunman at large after Austin shooting leaves 13 injured, police in Texas say - The Guardian

Incident occurred in early hours in entertainment district, with two victims in critical condition as at least one suspect sought

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White House returns $2 billion to military from Trump's wall - Business Insider

The White House on Friday returned $2 billion to the military after the former administration diverted it to pay for a southern border wall.

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Ice Shelf Protecting Critical Glacier Is Rapidly Breaking Up - HuffPost

The Pine Island Glacier's ice shelf in Antarctica acts like a cork in a bottle preventing melting ice mass from flowing into the ocean.

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Suspected Florida supermarket shooter's threats to kill went unreported, sheriff says - NBC News

The gunman who stalked and then fatally shot a grandmother and her 1-year-old grandson inside a Florida supermarket had been threatening to kill people, including children, on his Facebook page but no one reported him, a Florida sheriff said Friday.

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Biden aims to counter China's global infrastructure project with new G7 initiative - CNN

The United States says it will be a lead partner in a new global, climate-friendly infrastructure program with its Group of 7 partners, part of President Joe Biden's larger efforts at the G7 summit to better position the US and its allies to compete with Chin…

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Police: One dead, 8 others injured in mass shooting in Savannah - WSB Atlanta

Savannah police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead, eight others injured Friday night

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Teen suicide attempts spiked during COVID-19 lockdowns: CDC - Fox News

The percentage of teenagers who were hospitalized for suspected suicide attempts spiked in 2020 and 2021 amid COVID-19 lockdowns, a new study shows.

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India cuts taxes on medicines and equipment to treat COVID-19 - Reuters India

India on Saturday cut taxes on medical equipment such as oxygen concentrators and drugs used to treat COVID-19 infections, after widespread criticism over healthcare costs during a devastating second wave of the virus in April and May.

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Biden flourishes in Trump’s absence from the world stage - POLITICO

U.S. allies enthusiastically welcomed Biden to a gathering of world leaders following four chaotic years of the Trump presidency.

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13 Hurt In Downtown Austin Shooting; Suspect Not In Custody - NPR

The description that police had of the suspect was "not very detailed," but the person was believed to be a man, interim Austin Police Chief Joseph Chacon said.

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London, Ontario, Attack: What We Know About The Muslim-Canadian Family - NPR

As friends gather for the family's funeral, they want the Salman Afzaal's family remembered as more than just victims of a heinous hate crime.

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Pine Island Glacier's Ice Shelf Is Ripping Itself Apart – Speeding Up Key Antarctic Glacier - SciTechDaily

For decades, the ice shelf helping to hold back one of the fastest-moving glaciers in Antarctica has gradually thinned. Analysis of satellite images reveals a more dramatic process in recent years: From 2017 to 2020, large icebergs at the ice shelf's edge bro…

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At least 12 people are taken to the hospital following a shooting in downtown Austin, authorities say - CNN

At least 13 people were injured early Saturday morning in a shooting in downtown Austin, Texas, officials said.

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21 June: End of England's Covid lockdown could be delayed by one month - BBC News

It comes amid concern over rising cases and the transmissibility of the Delta variant in England.

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Biden admin dismantles VOICE, Trump office for reporting crimes by immigrants - Fox News

The Biden administration has dismantled and replaced a Department of Homeland Security office created during the Trump presidency to help victims of crimes committed by immigrants in a further break with his predecessor’s border policies.

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More screen time, more takeout, less 'mom guilt': How the pandemic changed parenting - NBC News

More than a year into the pandemic, the way we parent has changed, with mothers, in particular, saying they are allowing their kids — and themselves — a break from the busy schedules they once embraced.

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Six-Year-Old Shot Outside Neighbor's Home, Trauma Requires Mental Therapy - TMZ

The 6-year-old boy in Michigan who was shot just for retrieving his bike is traumatized from the incident and now needs mental therapy.

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How the Kardashians Changed the Face of Plastic Surgery - The Daily Beast

The sisters have influenced thousands of young people to go under the knife, but while it’s been great for business, plastic surgeons aren’t so sure if it’s been great for society.

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1 killed, at least 8 others are wounded in a shooting in Savannah, police say - CNN

A shooting in Savannah, Georgia, on Friday killed one person and injured at least eight others, including a 2-year-old and a 13-year-old, police said.

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California Gov. Newsom signs order to end most of state's coronavirus restrictions, reopen Tuesday - Fox News

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed an order that will lift most pandemic-related restrictions in the state, allowing it to officially reopen on Tuesday.

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Georgia shooting leaves at least 1 dead, 9 wounded: reports - Fox News

A shooting in Savannah, Georgia, late Friday left at least one person dead and nine others wounded, according to reports.

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Ben Simmons goes on attack after half to lead Philadelphia 76ers in Game 3 rout - ESPN

Challenged by coach Doc Rivers after a quiet first half, Ben Simmons took control and scored 11 of his 18 points in the third quarter as the Philadelphia 76ers routed the Atlanta Hawks 127-111 in Game 3.

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Netanyahu battles to stay in power in potential last weekend as Israel's Prime Minister - CNN

On what may turn out to be his final weekend as Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu is preparing for one final fight to remain in power and extend his 12 consecutive years at Israel's helm.

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China’s New Power Play: More Control of Tech Companies’ Troves of Data - The Wall Street Journal

Beijing is calling on tech giants to share their information—and asserting its authority over data held by U.S. companies in China as well

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Agnes Chow: Hong Kong democracy activist leaves jail - The Guardian

Key figure in 2019 anti-government protests was imprisoned for more than six months under national security law imposed by mainland China

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Ingraham claims White House is having 'buyer's remorse' over Kamala Harris - Fox News

"The Ingraham Angle" host Laura Ingraham recapped the Biden administration's blunders both abroad and in the media on Friday, as President Biden traveled to Europe and Vice President Kamala Harris was forced to answer questions on immigration.

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Chicago police officer charged in connection to January 6 Capitol riot - CNN

A Chicago police officer was arrested at his home Friday morning and is facing five federal misdemeanor charges in connection to the January 6 riot at the US Capitol in Washington.

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Halloweentown 's Kimberly J. Brown Shares How She Fell in Love With Her Disney Co-Star - Yahoo Entertainment

When Kimberly J. Brown starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Halloweentown, she never would've guessed she was working with the future love of her...

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Photos show Joe Biden meeting Queen Elizabeth for the first time as president - Business Insider

The meeting marks Biden's first time meeting with the British monarch since he was inaugurated. He met the queen once as a senator in the 1980s.

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Photo: 'Family photo' from Biden's first G7 compared to Trump's - Business Insider

A side-by-side comparison of Trump and Biden's first G7 summit 'family photos' with world leaders shows the impact of COVID-19.

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Jacob deGrom's injury exit dampens Mets' win over Padres - New York Post

Jacob deGrom, who left in the sixth inning of another brilliant outing, suffered right flexor tendinis, the team announced, dampening the Amazin’s 3-2 win over the Padres on Friday night at C…

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Novak Djokovic outlasts Rafael Nadal, the king of clay French Open semifinals - ESPN

In a four-set thriller, Novak Djokovic ousted Rafael Nadal in the French Open semifinals to hand the "King of Clay" his third career loss at Roland Garros.

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Florida Publix gunman posted about killing children, cops say - New York Post

Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw said there was a chance the deadly crime could have been prevented as gunman Timothy Wall reportedly posted on Facebook about a desire to kill kids.

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Vladimir Putin says Biden ‘radically different’ after impulsive Trump - The Guardian

Russian ruler says relations with US at their lowest point in years as the two presidents prepare to meet in Geneva

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Halloweentown's Kimberly J. Brown Shares How She Fell in Love With Her Disney Co-Star - E! NEWS

When Kimberly J. Brown starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Halloweentown, she never would've guessed she was working with the future love of her life.

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Alton Sterling's children settle with city of Baton Rouge for $4.5 million - CNN

The five children of Alton Sterling have settled with the city of Baton Rouge for $4.5 million, according to a statement from their attorneys.

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‘There’s no way I’m getting out of here’; lobster diver swallowed by humpback whale off Provincetown - OregonLive

The diver, Michael Packard, said that he thought he had broken a bone after the encounter, but only suffered bruises.

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'Sometimes we get forgotten about' - CNN

A bronze sculpture of a tin miner overlooks a short strip of budget food and clothing stores, and boarded up businesses in Cornwall's Redruth. It's a celebration of the town's proud mining history, but also a reminder of its decline. A surgical mask on the st…

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Humpback whale gulps and spits out Cape Cod lobsterman - BBC News

Michael Packard ended up in the marine giant's mouth for about half a minute off Massachusetts.

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Wall St Week Ahead Fed meeting looms for stocks as inflation worries collide with 'Goldilocks' markets - Reuters

Investors will be zeroing in on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting next week as a "Goldilocks" market environment that has helped lift stocks to record highs and tamed a bond selloff is tested by rising inflation.

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Gov. Newsom signs orders to roll back virus rules - KCRA Sacramento

It's official: Most of California's coronavirus rules governing public gatherings will disappear on Tuesday after Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order Friday afternoon that heralds the end of the pandemic's hold on much of public life for the nation's …

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UFC 263 video: Dana White on alert in Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori faceoff - MMA Junkie

The stage is now set for the middleweight title rematch between Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori in the UFC 263 main event.

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U.S. Military 'Keeping an Eye' on Iran Navy Sent to Atlantic to 'Protect Interests' - Newsweek

"When we declared our intention to enter the Atlantic Ocean, some countries, including the global arrogance, stated that the Islamic Republic of Iran Navy was not capable of doing that," Iran's...

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A zero-day Google Chrome security flaw requires you to update now - Digital Trends

Browsers like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Opera, Brave, and Vivaldi that rely on Chromium will need to be updated immediately to stop hackers.

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Attorney General Merrick Garland announces actions to protect voting rights - CBS News

He said the Justice Department is examining voting laws to "determine whether they discriminate against Black voters and other voters of color."

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Israel Adesanya vs Marvin Vettori staredown video from UFC 263 weigh ins - MMA Mania

Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori staredown video from UFC 263 weigh ins ahead of their middleweight title fight on Sat. night (June 12, 2021) inside Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona.

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Apple says it didn't know Trump's DOJ was asking for Democrats' data when it complied with subpoena - CNBC

Apple on Friday said it didn't know former President Donald Trump's Department of Justice was subpoenaed data on Democrats when it complied with the request

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Justice Dept. Watchdog to Investigate Seizure of Democrats’ Data - The New York Times

Democrats denounced the Trump administration’s seizure of lawmakers’ data as an abuse of power and called on Republicans to back the congressional inquiry.

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In NBC interview, Putin calls Trump 'colorful' but says he can work with Biden - NBC News

In exclusive NBC interview, Putin said Trump was "colorful" but he can work with Biden and gave an evasive answer when asked if it's true that he's a "killer."

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Novak Djokovic reaches French Open final with epic win over Rafael Nadal - The Guardian

Novak Djokovic sealed an incredible 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (5), 6-2 win against the 13-times champion to book a place in the final against Stefanos Tsitsipas

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Biden meets Queen Elizabeth for first time as president | TheHill - The Hill

President Biden met with Queen Elizabeth II on Friday in his first face-to-face interaction...

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Publix shooting: Killer made threats against children on social media; family says he was schizophrenic - Palm Beach Post

Timothy Wall named Publix shooter. His ex-wife's sister said they tried to get him help, but to no avail. Wall shot a woman, a boy, then himself at Publix

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Lobster diver says he was swallowed by humpback whale near Cape Cod - New York Post

Even Herman Melville couldn’t have written this tale. A 56-year-old man was looking for lobsters when he was swallowed by a humpback whale. Find out how he lived to tell the story.

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Jim Cramer: Be patient with bitcoin, approach the S&P with caution - CNBC

The charts, as interpreted by Tom DeMark, suggest that bitcoin may bottom in another month, while the S&P 500 could peak soon, the "Mad Money" host said.

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Hands-on: Here’s a first look at how FaceTime works in a web browser - 9to5Mac

FaceTime got new features with iOS 15 and macOS Monterey, and one of these is the ability to use FaceTime on the web on Android and Windows.

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The Southern Ocean In Antarctica Becomes World's Fifth Official Ocean - NPR

National Geographic has recognized the Southern Ocean as the fifth official ocean. The cartographic update doesn't surprise researchers who study the importance of the waters surrounding Antarctica.

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Slain grandma tried to stop gunman in Florida Publix shooting: officials - New York Post

The grandma who died in Thursday’s shooting at a Publix supermarket in Florida had tried to bravely stop the gunman before she was shot, authorities said Friday.

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AG Garland Vows To Defend Voting Rights As The 'Cornerstone' Of American Democracy - NPR

The attorney general said his department would rededicate crucial resources to ensuring all eligible Americans have the ability to vote.

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Chicago police officer accused of entering US Capitol January 6 riot - Business Insider

Karol Chwiesiuk, 29, has been a member of the Chicago Police Department since December 2018. He also worked for the Cook County Sheriff's Office.

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Novak Djokovic tops Rafael Nadal to reach French Open final - ESPN

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic ended Rafael Nadal's quest for a record-breaking 21st Grand Slam title with a 3-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-2 victory in the semifinals of the French Open.

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Facebook just bought the Fortnite of VR - The Verge

BigBox VR, makers of the hit battle royale VR title Population: One, will be joining Oculus Studios, Facebook announced on Friday. It’s Facebook’s latest acquisition of a hit VR developer.

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Congress looks to break up Big Tech with bold new antitrust bills - New York Post

Congressional lawmakers are targeting tech giants over antitrust concerns — and the proposed legislation could force them to overhaul or even break up their increasingly dominant business emp…

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Iran and Venezuela are testing Biden with suspected weapons transfer - POLITICO

Two Iranian warships are steaming across the Atlantic, and putting the U.S. president in uncomfortable waters.

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Barr distances himself from Trump-era subpoenas of Democratic lawmakers - POLITICO

The comments come as Democratic congressional leaders demand the former attorney general testify about the leak probes.

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Sarah Jessica Parker Kicks Off 'Sex And The City' Revival Filming With Epic Throwback - HuffPost

The actor said she was "thrilled and terrified" as she stepped back into Carrie Bradshaw's Manolos for "And Just Like That...," due this fall on HBO Max.

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Chicago police officer who vowed to 'save the nation' arrested for alleged role in Jan. 6 US Capitol attack - USA TODAY

Karol J. Chwiesiuk is charged with five federal misdemeanors alleging unlawful entry and disorderly conduct, according to the federal complaint.

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CDC to discuss reports of heart inflammation in young people after COVID vaccines - GMA

A CDC advisory panel is set to discuss reports of heart inflammation cases in young people after getting the COVID-19 vaccine in an emergency meeting next week.

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China's New Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law Sends A Chill Through The Business Community - NPR

It's not clear how often or how broadly China will use the law. But by complying with U.S. sanctions on China, businesses could face tough sanctions in China as a penalty for doing so.

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‘Jupiter’s Legacy’: Battles Over Budgets, Executive Purge Factor in Cancellation - Hollywood Reporter

Jupiter’s Legacy hit Netflix on May 7 to great expectations. The show, which adapts a well-regarded comic by Mark Millar, was the first project to emerge from Netflix’s 2017 acquisition of Millar’s publishing line, Millarworld. Unlike most of Millar’s works, …

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Biden gives Johnson an American-made bike during first overseas trip - Business Insider

The gift was offered as "a gesture of friendship and in recognition of their shared interest in cycling," the White House said.

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Roundup: Here are six things Apple didn’t announce during WWDC 2021 - 9to5Mac

New MacBook Pro, iOS 15 redesigned icons, pro apps for iPad Pro, and more. Here's everything Apple didn't announce during the WWDC21 keynote.

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Inflation scare? Look at this chart before freaking out - MarketWatch

Breakdown of price rises not in line with enduring inflation surge, says UniCredit’s Vernazza

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Pelosi nixes further action against Omar, says 'she has a right to make that point' - Fox News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi downplayed the divide growing in the Democratic Party despite members of the "Squad" attacking her leadership.