Shoes laid outside the US Capitol in Washington represent young victims of gun violence.

Shoes laid outside the US Capitol in Washington represent young victims of gun violence.

How Percival Lowell Got A Dwarf Planet For His Birthday

Percival Lowell, the astronomer who predicted the existence of a planet beyond Neptune, was born on this day in 1855. And on his birthday in 1930, astronomer Clyde W. Tombaugh announced the discovery of Pluto.

Lebanon frees actor Ziad Itani accused of collaborating with Israel

A judge freed Ziad Itani and ordered the arrest of a security officer who built the case against him.

Winklevoss-led Gemini announces a self-regulatory group for crypto

 Gemini, run by the Winklevoss twins, is one of the most Wall Street oriented exchanges on the crypto markets. Originally envisioned as “bitcoin in a suit,” it is now leading the way in self regulation with a new Virtual Commodity Association, a self-regulating group that aims to take the guesswork out of crypto in the future. “We believe a thoughtful SRO framework that provides… Read More

Mark Hughes: Southampton in talks with former Stoke manager

Former Stoke boss Mark Hughes is in talks with Southampton over becoming the Premier League club’s next manager.

Trump considers Rick Perry for veterans affairs secretary: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is considering whether to fire his secretary of veterans affairs and replace him with Energy Secretary Rick Perry, a New York Times report said on Tuesday, citing two sources close to the White House.