Wikipedia founder aims to 'fix the news'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) The founder of online encyclopaedia Wikipedia has announced plans for a crowd-funded news website offering stories by journalists and volunteers working together, an initiative he hopes will more…

Google tweaks search to root out 'fake news'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) SAN FRANCISCO — Google is making changes to its search algorithm to promote more authoritative content and demote "low quality" content such as Holocaust denials. The more…

Trump slaps 1st tariffs on Canadian lumber

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) The Trump administration is hitting Canada with stiff tariffs of up to 24% on lumber shipped into the United States. These are the first tariffs imposed by more…

Ivanka booed at women's summit in Germany

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) A fashion-label-boss-turned-presidential envoy met a physicist-turned-chancellor on Tuesday as Ivanka Trump traveled to Berlin for a forum for female leaders hosted by Angela Merkel — a more…

N. Korea stages large-scale artillery drill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) North Korea conducted a big live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in a show more…

Homeschoolers face prison in Obama's island 'paradise'

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2534645" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Cuba's army[/caption] Two parents have been summoned to court this week in Cuba. Their crime? Homeschooling. While President Obama re-established diplomatic relations with the more…