Newark City Council approves 469 homes on edge of wetlands despite environmentalist concerns

NEWARK — Marking a milestone decision in a decades-long planning effort, the Newark City Council voted Thursday to approve a massive, 469-home development on the edge of the city’s wetlands. The council approved the proposal from Mountain View-based developer The Sobrato Organization despite a wave of concerns raised by regional environmental groups and opposition from […]


10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Amazon made its first official challenge to Microsoft’s $10 billion JEDI cloud-contract win over claims of ‘unmistakable bias.’ Amazon has filed a protest in the US Court of Federal Claims, arguing that there were errors in the procurement process. WeWork has sent […]


Rudy Giuliani is reportedly under federal investigation for possible campaign violations

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is reportedly being probed by federal investigators over possible campaign finance violations, Bloomberg reported on Thursday. Three US officials told Bloomberg that in addition to the violations, investigators are looking into whether Giuliani failed to register as a foreign agent. Giuliani was named dozens of times in the […]


Turkey doesnt want to hold onto foreign ISIS fighters but neither does the rest of the world. So where will they go?

President Donald Trump made the abrupt decision to pull the remaining US troops out of Kurdish-controlled areas in Syria last month, setting in motion a regional domino effect. One consequence is that Turkey took over swathes of formerly Kurdish territory — and in the process inherited many ISIS prisoners being held there. It now has […]


Browns star Myles Garrett called hitting Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet ‘foolish’ and ’embarrassing’ but did not apologize

“Thursday Nigth Football” ended with an ugly brawl and Cleveland Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett hitting Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet. Garrett was ejected and is facing a lengthy suspension. After the game, Garrett called the act “foolish” and “embarrassing” but did not apologize for his actions. Visit […]