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Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 11:58 PM EDT

Facebook Market Value Plunges a Record $119 Billion

Facebook Market Value Plunges a Record $119 Billion

Facebook faced a day of reckoning as its shares plunged Thursday in the company's worst trading day since going public in 2012. It was among the biggest one-day losses of market value in U.S. stock market...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 01:46 PM EDT

Samsung Says It Has Made a Bendable and Unbreakable Screen

Samsung Says It Has Made a Bendable and Unbreakable Screen

Unlike traditional smartphone displays, which are typically covered in glass that can be prone to cracking or shattering, Samsung coats its new panels with a "fortified plastic window." The solution didn't break...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 01:56 PM EDT

Einstein's Theory of Relativity Passes Yet Another Test

Einstein's Theory of Relativity Passes Yet Another Test

More than a century after Albert Einstein proposed it, his theory of general relativity has passed another test. With giant telescopes pointed at the center of our galaxy, a team of European researchers...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 10:48 AM EDT

Trump Claims Twitter 'Shadow Banning' Some Republicans

Trump Claims Twitter 'Shadow Banning' Some Republicans

President Donald Trump on Thursday ripped his favorite social media platform, criticizing Twitter for “shadow banning” Republicans, a vague accusation the commander-in-chief said was "discriminatory" and...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 10:55 AM EDT

Grim Reaper Hovering Over Golden Gate Bridge Goes Viral

Grim Reaper Hovering Over Golden Gate Bridge Goes Viral

It’s a grim scene at the Golden Gate Bridge, but don’t fear. The reaper’s not real. An animation posted to Instagram paints the picture of what appears to be a towering Grim Reaper cloaked in red gripping...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 05:52 AM EDT

Puerto Ricans Turning to Solar Energy Amid Power Turmoil

Puerto Ricans Turning to Solar Energy Amid Power Turmoil

Ten months after Hurricane Maria, Adjuntas still loses power any time a heavy rain or wind pounds the rickety power lines feeding this town high in the central mountains of Puerto Rico. That leaves its...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 11:33 PM EDT

YouTube Issues Warning to Infowars Founder Alex Jones

YouTube Issues Warning to Infowars Founder Alex Jones

YouTube on Wednesday removed four videos from the channel of Alex Jones, the conspiracy theorist who founded the far-right media outlet Infowars, and issued a warning that more violations could result in a...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 09:48 PM EDT

Facebook Stock Down Billions on Slower Revenue Growth Report

Facebook Stock Down Billions on Slower Revenue Growth Report

There's a scratch in Facebook's Teflon coating. The social network's user base and revenue grew more slowly than expected in the second quarter as the company grappled with privacy issues, sending its stock...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 10:59 AM EDT

A Salty Lake Is Buried Beneath Mars, Scientists Say

A Salty Lake Is Buried Beneath Mars, Scientists Say

A huge lake of salty water appears to be buried deep in Mars, raising the possibility of finding life on the red planet. The discovery, based on observations by a European spacecraft, generated excitement from...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 08:19 AM EDT

Facebook Is Changing the Way You Watch Their Video

Facebook Is Changing the Way You Watch Their Video

A new Facebook feature that debuts Wednesday will enable members of a group to watch and interact with the same video simultaneously. The tool, called Watch Party and inspired by the social media site’s live...

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Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event
Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event
NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 4th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday, August 18. In this nationwide event, animal shelters and rescue organizations will... Read more
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