A stomach bug infection may trigger Crohn's disease

For people with a genetic mutation, exposure to the virus could trigger development of the autoimmune bowel disorder. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 day ago

(former) Uber CSO, Joe Sullivan, found guilty of obstructing justice

Joe Sullivan was accused of failing to report to authorities a 2016 cybersecurity incident that affected the data of 57 million passengers and drivers. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 day ago

During opening arguments Monday, the Justice Department played a recording of Stewart Rhodes saying that his group "should have brought rifles" to the Capitol. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 days ago

Supreme Court to hear case challenging Section 230 immunity for tech companies

The family of Nohemi Gonzalez, who was killed in the 2015 Paris terrorist attacks, claims that YouTube helped aid and abet the spread of violent Islamic ideology. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 days ago

UK to Slash Taxes for the Rich

New Prime Minister Liz Truss proposed tax cuts that sent shock waves through financial markets, causing the pound to plummet and putting her political future in sudden doubt. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 7 days ago

Hurricane Ian live updates: Storm nears Category 5 strength heading to Florida

Hurricane Ian strengthened into a Category 4 storm as it barreled toward Florida Wednesday, with the center of the storm on track to make landfall on the state's west coast. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 8 days ago

NASA's DART mission successfully crashes spacecraft into asteroid

Data from the test will not only demonstrate whether the idea works, but also help NASA understand how it could be applied in the future. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 9 days ago

Aging is a woman's power – and the data proves it

This advantage isn’t simply a feel-good rallying cry to give older women a self-esteem boost, but based on qualities and traits they develop over time. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 10 days ago

North Korea fires ballistic Missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit

The launch comes after the arrival of the USS Ronald Reagan in the region for drills with South Korean forces, and ahead of Harris' arrival in Seoul. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 12 days ago

Satanic panic is making a comeback, fueled by QAnon believers and GOP influencers

Baseless accusations are branding people as satanist pedophiles at the speed of the internet — just ask a GOP prosecutor who recently lost re-election. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 22 days ago

Cloudflare blocks fringe message board Kiwi Farms citing 'targeted threats'

After one of the targets of website went public with the harassment against her, Cloudflare dropped the platform that has become synonymous with online terror. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

Gen Z is over Facebook, Pew Research Center finds

Facebook once beat out Instagram and Snapchat as the most popular platform. Now, it ranks lower than those platforms, as well as TikTok and YouTube, according to a Pew Research Center survey. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

WHO warns people not to attack monkeys amid monkeypox outbreak

At least seven monkeys in Brazil have died after being poisoned or harmed. Police say they think people attacked them out of a misplaced fear of monkeypox. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

Experts suspect the West has given Ukraine far more missiles than we know about

“Ukraine has so many pieces of equipment from so many countries, that keeping them all working and having spare parts for them will be a real challenge,” one expert said. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

A mom’s campaign to ban library books divided a Texas town – and her own family

Weston Brown had given up challenging his mother’s anti-LGBTQ beliefs. But that was before she started coming after library books. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

Why Americans are increasingly dubious about going to college

An “alarming” number of people are rejecting college — and it could widen the fissures already polarizing American society. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

Facebook turned over chat messages of mother and daughter charged over abortion

The company was served with a warrant for the messages, which experts worry could become common. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

The Forest Service is overstating its wildfire prevention progress

At the nation’s largest fire agency, the program to reduce wildfire fuel is receiving much-needed investment. But for 20 years, it has tracked that work with “misleading data.” | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 1 month ago

A Florida school district added a parental 'advisory notice' to over 100 books

A southwest Florida school district added warning labels to more than 100 books, many of which touch on issues related to race or the LGBTQ community. Collier County Public Schools, a district that includes part of Naples, added the labels both on physical copies of the books and … | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

UC Berkeley halts construction of student housing at People's Park after protest

The university has said that it wants to build apartment-style student housing on the site. Protesters consider the park to be a vital community gathering space. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Scientists reanimate dead cells in pigs

The new research challenges the idea that the beginning of cell death is irreversible, though bioethicists say it also poses significant questions. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Lake Mead nears dead pool status as water levels hit another historic low

If the reservoir dips below 895 feet — a possibility still years away — Lake Mead would reach dead pool, carrying enormous consequences for millions of people across Arizona, California, Nevada and parts of Mexico. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Instagram is going to start surveying some users about race

The platform said it needs to “collect and measure” demographic information to “better understand different experiences people may have on Instagram." | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Vitamin D supplements don't prevent bone fractures in healthy adults

A new clinical trial calls into question whether a vitamin D supplement is necessary for bone health. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

PRC tried to obtain internal info and build network of informants inside the Fed

The report did not conclude whether the attempts, which included the detention of a Fed employee, were successful. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Scientists Build Case for 'Sixth Extinction' and Say It Could Kill Us

Even conservative calculations show the world is in the midst of a sixth mass extinction that's likely to lead to our demise if it's unchecked, scientists say. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Alzheimer's theory undermined by accusations of fabricated research

A six-month investigation by Science magazine uncovered evidence that images in the much-cited study, published 16 years ago in the journal Nature, may have been doctored. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Rising prices lead to more reports of gas theft via software, hardware hacks

The most common tactics aren’t technologically sophisticated, and some of the tools used to hack pumps are easily available online. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

As AI language skills grow, so do scientists’ concerns

A coalition of AI researchers is launching an open-access language model meant to bring some transparency to a relatively secret technology. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

With the fall of Roe v. Wade, “the art of medicine is lost and actually has been replaced by fear,” said Dr. Jessian Munoz, an OB-GYN in San Antonio, Texas, who treats high-risk pregnancies. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Nearly 100 hospitalized after eating lentil based product from Daily Harvest

The FDA said that 96 hospitalizations and 277 illnesses have been reported by people who ate the company's frozen French Lentil & Leek Crumbles. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Delta flies a plane with 1k stranded bags and no passengers from Heathrow Air

The bags belonged to customers whose flight from London to Detroit was canceled Monday, Delta Air Lines said. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

DNA evidence links tech company CEO to 1992 killing of roommate’s girlfriend

New forensic technology has implicated a California tech executive in connection with the death of a 25-year-old woman killed 30 years ago. The suspect, who will be arraigned on a murder charge, was the roommate of the victim’s boyfriend and was previously arrested in connection … | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Twitter sues Elon Musk, accuses him of [ ] 'trashing the company'

"Since signing the merger agreement, Musk has repeatedly disparaged Twitter and the deal, creating business risk for Twitter and downward pressure on its share price," Twitter said. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Costco became a staple for Asian American families

“For Asian Americans, their rate of population acceleration certainly lends to this idea that ... they’re going to be creating major market shifts," said the head of diversity initiatives at NielsenIQ. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 2 months ago

Moderna – bi-Valent Vaccine appears to work against Omicron subvariants BA.4/5

Still, the new version of the vaccine did not generate as many antibodies as it did against the original omicron variant, according to a press release. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Police sweep Google searches to find suspects; facing its first legal challenge

Privacy advocates are watching the case closely, concerned that police could use reverse keyword searches to investigate people who seek information about abortions. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Video of Hindu tailor’s brutal killing is posted online

Internet services in the state of Rajasthan were suspended to suppress video of the killing, in which police say two Muslim men slit the tailor’s throat. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Gas station owner lowers prices to help customers

“If you have something, you have to share it with other people,” said Jaswiendre Singh of Phoenix, whose Sikh religious values factored into his decision. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Daily Harvest recalls crumbles after customers report gastrointestinal emergency

Customers who ate the French Lentil + Leek Crumbles say Daily Harvest didn’t act quickly enough to recall the product.  | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Thousands more flights canceled as transportation secretary meets with CEOs

Weather and booming demand have made traveling more difficult than ever. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

At least 2k cattle dead in Kansas heat, adding pain to beleaguered industry

Kansas is the third largest U.S. cattle state behind Texas and Nebraska, with more than 2.4 million cattle in feedlots. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

WHO dismissed Covid-19 'lab leak' theory. Now it wants more digging

New study is a U-turn for the agency, which was criticized for ruling out the theory last year and has faced accusations of being too deferential to Beijing. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Facebook's 2018 algorithm change boosted local GOP groups, research finds

Researchers found that Republican groups began to outpace Democratic groups right around when Facebook tweaked its recommendation system. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 3 months ago

Indian woman-owned brand's claim against Trader Joe’s sparks online debate

Trader Joe’s "watered down" achaar resurfaces conversations about the grocery giant's history of cultural appropriation. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 4 months ago

Voters oust Chesa Boudin as district attorney in San Francisco

While the highest-profile races are local ones in two progressive cities in California, primaries in seven states are setting the course for key congressional races. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 4 months ago

Kendrick Lamar uses deepfakes to morph into Ye, Will Smith in new music video

In the video description for “The Heart Part 5," Lamar gave a special thanks to “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and their Deep Voodoo deepfake studio. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 4 months ago

Real estate agents got $3.9B in PPP loans. The housing market boomed

As real estate sales — and commissions — rose during the pandemic, individual agents also got a helping hand from taxpayers. | Continue reading

@nbcnews.com | 4 months ago