Sanders and Warren Fend Off Attacks During Second Democratic Debate

The question of what it will take to defeat President Donald Trump next year took center stage at the Democratic debate as moderate rivals to Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders argued their promises of sweeping, fundamental change are unrealistic and will drive voters to the GOP. Sanders and Warren, the two-highest polling candidates on the […]

Puerto Rico Governor Said to Name Pierluisi as Successor

Outgoing Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello will name Pedro Pierluisi, the commonwealth’s former representative in U.S. Congress, as his successor, according to an island lawmaker. Commonwealth House Speaker Carlos “Johnny” Mendez told members that Rossello will nominate Pierluisi, Representative Jose “Quiquito” Melendez said in a telephone interview Tuesday night. The House is set to hold […]

3 Things to Watch For From the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

Not since America’s financial system and economy appeared to be in grave danger — back in December 2008 — has the Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate. Yet that is just what the Fed is set to do when it ends its latest policy meeting Wednesday at a time when the U.S. economy looks […]

Apple’s Services Surprise Pleases Wall Street

Apple managed to surprise investors in a good way on Tuesday by reporting better-than-expected quarterly results and by giving an upbeat forecast for the current quarter. But the encouraging performance had nothing to do with the iPhone, Apple’s growth engine over the past decade that propelled the company from also-ran computer maker to one of […]

What Went Down On Night One Of The Second Democratic Debate

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What Went Down In The Second Democratic Debate

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Second Democratic Debate: Live Coverage

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Cambroraster: Ancient Predator Looked Like Millennium Falcon

Artist rendering of Cambroraster, a predator from half a billion years ago. (Credit: Lars Fields © Royal Ontario Museum) Half a billion years ago, Cambroraster falcatus was a bizarre predator of the Cambrian seas. As it moved through the water, enormous mouth and rake-like claws at the ready for its next meal, it cast a […]

GrubHub Stock Tumbled but Analysts Say Investors Should Stay Hungry for the Company

GrubHub shares tumbled on Tuesday after the food-delivery company gave an outlook that was below expectations, although analysts continue to be positive on its longer-term potential. The stock dropped as much as 13%, and closing with a decline of that magnitude would represent the company’s biggest one-day wipe-out since October 2015. Shares last traded at […]

Looking to Have a Lucid Dream? There’s a Pill for That

(Credit: Jakub Grygier/Shutterstock) It’s possible to choose between being the captain or the co-pilot of your dreams. Lucid dreaming is a phenomenon that sees people taking control of the narrative of their dreams, often with thrilling results. Always wanted to fly? You can lift right off. Hungry for a giant cheeseburger? Dive right in. Practitioners […]