20 July 2017

How Did The Afghan All-Girl Team Do At The Robotics Competition?

The Afghan team made headlines even before the event started when their visas were denied. But they made it after all!

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Justice Department Announces Seizure Of Dark Web Marketplace

The Department of Justice announced Thursday its seizure of an international marketplace on the dark web. AlphaBay provided an anonymous site for people selling illegal drugs, firearms and other items.

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In Rural Oregon, Efforts To Bring In Large Data Centers Raise Housing Costs

In places like rural Oregon, politicians are working to bring in large data centers to town. It's great for folks who want good jobs but don't want to move away. But it's also raising housing costs.

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Justice Department Announces 'Largest Darknet Takedown In History'

A joint operation by the department, the FBI and international law enforcement has shut down AlphaBay and Hansa, two of the world's largest anonymous marketplaces for illicit drugs and goods.

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Elon Musk Says He Has 'Verbal' OK To Build N.Y.-D.C. Hyperloop

There's still much to do before getting formal approval, the entrepreneur adds. Hyperloop has the goal of reaching speeds of more than 700 mph, using magnetic levitation in a vacuum environment.

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