Watchdog groups sue Trump for violating Presidential Records Act

Ray Downs United Press International WASHINGTON (UPI) — Governmental watchdog groups Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington and the National Security Archive have filed a lawsuit against President Trump for allegedly violating the Presidential Records Act. U.S President Donald Trump during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White More...

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By Associated Press On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Facebook wants to nudge you into ‘meaningful’ online groups

Barbara Ortutay and Michael Liedtke Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — At Facebook, mere “sharing” is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing. CEO Mark Zuckerberg More...

By Associated Press On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Trump says he didn’t tape his conversations with Comey

Former FBI director James Comey is sworn in before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — President More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick’s departure

Dee-Ann Durbin Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns after series of scandals

Ray Downs United Press International SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) — Uber founder Travis Kalanick has resigned as the company’s chief executive officer after months of scandal saw investors lose faith in the More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Experts: Takata bankruptcy means air bag victims get less

Tom Krisher AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — A bankruptcy filing by Japanese air bag maker Takata will leave little money for dozens of people who sued the company over deaths and injuries caused by its exploding More...

By Jake Leonard On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Elections board will be ‘toast’ without new computers by 2018 elections, official says

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois’ ongoing budget problem has left the Illinois State Board of Elections in a financial hole so deep that agency officials claim they can’t afford the new computers they need to handle More...

By Associated Press On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Amazon deal for Whole Foods could bring retail experiments

Anick Jesdanun Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Online retail giant Amazon is making a bold expansion into physical stores with a $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods, setting the stage for radical retail experiments More...

By Associated Press On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Researcher finds Georgia voter records exposed on internet

Frank Bajak Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A security researcher disclosed a gaping security hole at the outfit that manages Georgia’s election technology, days before the state holds a closely watched More...

By Colby Applegate On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Governor Rauner Tours New Amazon Fulfillment Center in Romeoville

One of nine new Amazon facilities in Illinois; commits to creating 8,000+ jobs statewide ROMEOVILLE – Governor Bruce Rauner toured Amazon’s new Romeoville fulfillment center last Thursday, which is More...