Biden, Weathering Attacks From Trump, Returns to Campaign Trail

Biden, Weathering Attacks From Trump, Returns to Campaign Trail

The Democratic candidate is entering a critical new phase of the race, with the president facing impeachment and a spotlight on the Biden family.

Ben Stokes describes Sun story about family as ‘immoral and heartless’

England batsman Ben Stokes says a newspaper’s front-page story about his family is “utterly disgusting” and the “lowest form of journalism”.

A 14-year-old boy took a ship anchor to the head–and survived. Now, his friends call him ‘Anchorman’

Caleb Bennett has always felt at home on boats. The 14-year-old from Manatee County, Florida, grew up on the water, taking fishing trips with his family.

Subscribe to Findmypast and get a free DNA test kit worth £79

TL;DR: Subscribe to the comprehensive Findmypast service and get a free DNA test kit worth £79. Does the prospect of unlocking the secrets to your family history fill you with excitement? If so, we have just the deal for you. To be fair, even if you’re not pa…

Woman quit her job to find family dog lost on vacation

Carole King and her husband lost their dog while on vacation, so King quit her job to stay and search for Katie, her canine companion. HLN’s Susan Hendricks explains.

YouTube to spend $100M on original children’s content

YouTube to spend $100M on original children’s content

Creators of child-directed content will be financially impacted by the changes required by the FTC settlement, YouTube admitted today. The settlement will end the use of children’s personal data for ad-targeting purposes, the FTC said. To address creators’ co…

Plantronics adds 3 new truly wireless earbuds to the BackBeat family

The BackBeat PRO 5100 are the first truly wireless headphones from the BackBeat PRO lineup. What you need to know Plantronics has released four new pairs of wireless headphones all for under $200. The BackBeat FIT 3150, BackBeat FIT 3200, and BackBeat PRO 510…

WeWork’s new co-CEOs are planning to oust 20 of Adam Neumann’s friends and family members

We Company; Samantha Lee/Business Insider WeWork’s new co-CEOs plan to push out around 20 friends and family members of Adam Neumann, their recently ousted predecessor, according to The Wall Street Journal’s Eliot Brown, Anupreeta Das, and Maureen Farrell. In…

Opioid drugmaker Purdue Pharma offers $10-12 billion to settle opioid claims: NBC News

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, are offering to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits against the company for $10 billion to $12 billion, NBC News reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Alive but lost: In Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian survivors wonder what next

Days after fleeing their crumbling home and breaking into a vacant apartment to take shelter while Hurricane Dorian rampaged over the Bahamas’ Great Abaco Island, Samuel Cornish and his family caught a rescue flight to Nassau.

Amazon introduces Echo Glow light – CNET

Amazon introduces Echo Glow light – CNET

The company debuted a new light the whole family can enjoy.

Civil rights leader Juanita Abernathy dies at 87

Civil rights leader Juanita Abernathy, whose influential role in the civil rights movement helped reshape America’s cultural and political landscape, has died.

Stranded family saved by message in a bottle

This summer, Curtis Whitson, his girlfriend, and 13-year-old son were hiking in Central California when they became stranded in a canyon near a waterfall with no way out. They had planned to float down the waterfall but the current was too strong. Apparently …

Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ Singer, Is Dead at 70

He burst on the scene in the late 1970s and went on to have a string of rock hits that also included “Baby Hold On.”

Amazon will let parents control who kids chat with on their Echo

Amazon is under pressure to make its Alexa products safer for kids. With that in mind, the company is introducing Alexa Communications for Kids, which will allow parents to white list contacts that their kids are allowed to talk to on Echo devices. Theoretica…

Take a trip with the Family Acid

Take a trip with the Family Acid

I’m thrilled to report the release of The Family Acid: California, the book I published with Timothy Daly, my Ozma Records partner and co-producer of the Voyager Golden Record: 40th Anniversary Edition. Limited to just 1,500 clothbound copies, it’s a far-out …

Which Music Streaming Service Should You Use?

There are tons of music streaming services you can pick from right now (including a brand-new HD service from Amazon). They work on whatever smartphone you own, usually support streaming to speakers through Airplay or Google Cast, and typically come with prem…

How to set up a Family Sharing plan on your iPhone to share apps and more between up to 6 people

To set up Family Sharing on your iPhone, you’ll need to open your Apple ID menu, and from there, invite your family to join a plan. An iPhone Family Sharing plan allows up to six members of your family (or friends), yourself included, to share apps, songs, vi…

Spotify wants to know where you live, and will be checking in – CNET

If you’re on Spotify’s Premium Family plan, the music service will need your address starting Oct. 6.

How Rich Donors Like Epstein (and Others) Undermine Science

MIT’s Media Lab, Harvard, Stanford, hospitals—they all take money from donors. Whether it’s to truly help the world, or merely burnish a reputation, the money nevertheless bends the arc of the innovation universe.

Original Content podcast: ‘The Family’ investigates a secretive evangelical group

Original Content podcast: ‘The Family’ investigates a secretive evangelical group

“The Family” is a new documentary series on Netflix, based on the work of journalist Jeff Sharlet — whose books promise to expose “the secret fundamentalism at the heart of American power” and “the fundamentalist threat to American democracy.” Sarah Perez joi…

Google’s Family Link parental controls now include per-app time limits

Google introduced Family Link in 2017 to give children their own Google account and to provide an app through which parents could manage their child’s screen time. The controls have since been expanded to cover teens too, and from today there will be new feat…

Spanish floods: Family trapped in attic

“The flood has entered my house, and it’s all I can see.”

Find Recovery Tools Using Google’s Resources on Opioid Addiction

This week, the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma, makers of Oxycontin, agreed to at least $12 billion in settlements over the company’s role in the opioid crisis, though without admitting any actual accountability. Roughly half the states and local governments…

In Ann Patchett’s New Novel, a Glass House and a Family With Things to Hide

“The Dutch House” is about a brother and sister whose lives are changed when a stepmother enters their family.

Amazon launches Amazon Music HD with lossless audio streaming

Amazon launches Amazon Music HD with lossless audio streaming

Amazon has a new, high-quality streaming tier of its music service called Amazon Music HD. It’s priced at $12.99 per moth for Prime members ($14.99 per month for everyone else) and you can add it to your existing Amazon Music subscription for an additional $5…

LunchClub raises $4M from a16z for its AI warm intro service

There are apps out there that help you find friends, find dates and find your distant family histories, but when it comes to “growing your professional network,” the options are shockingly bad, we’re talking LinkedIn here. LunchClub is a startup that’s lookin…

Sheff Utd owner says he would do business with Bin Ladens; ‘it’s not a disgraced name’

New Sheffield United owner Prince Abdullah says he would do business with the Bin Laden family and that theirs is “not a disgraced name”.

Younger Black Voters to Their Parents: Break Up With Joe Biden, I’m Bored

An organic effort by black millennials and Gen Z-ers to influence their older family members may be key to overtaking Mr. Biden in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination.

Text to wrong number leads to kind act

A text message sent to the wrong number led to an unexpected act of kindness. CNN affiliate KNXV has the details on how a stranger went above and beyond for an Arizona family in need of some help.

John Avlon digs into Dems investigation of Elaine Chao

John Avlon digs into Dems investigation of Elaine Chao

CNN’s John Avlon takes a closer look at the House Oversight Committee’s investigation into Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao’s potential conflicts of interest related to her ties to an international shipping company run by members of Chao’s family.

Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ singer, dead at 70

Eddie Money, the singer and songwriter that was known for hits from the 1970’s and 1980’s such as “Baby Hold On” and “Take Me Home Tonight,” died Friday morning following complications from esophageal cancer, his family announced.

‘Country stands behind Stokes’ over row with The Sun – cricket chief

England cricketer Ben Stokes has the support of “the whole sport and the country” after criticising The Sun over a story it ran about his family, a leading cricket chief says.

U.S. teenager shoots dead five family members in Alabama: police

A 14-year-old American boy shot and killed five family members at their home in Alabama, before throwing away the pistol and calling police, officials said on Tuesday, in the latest high-profile gun crime.

Family Link gains per-app time limits and bonus time

Bonus time lets you increase your children’s screen time in 5-minute increments. What you need to know Google is adding per-app time limits and bonus time to Family Link. Per-app time limits will allow you to limit the amount of time your kids use in certain …

How a 100-Year-Old Family Cheese Company Makes Its Whey in Modern Times

How a 100-Year-Old Family Cheese Company Makes Its Whey in Modern Times

Tuesday: The Rumiano family has adapted its cheese making over the course of a century. Also: Legislative updates and a new host at Turner Classic Movies.

Spotify Cracks Down on Family Plan Misuse By Periodically Vetting Where You Live

To make sure subscribers aren’t abusing Spotify’s family plan, the streaming music giant has started checking in on where they live. Over and over again. Read more…

New Mexico Announces Plan for Free College for State Residents

Under the plan, tuition to all state colleges would be free for students regardless of family income.

Bones dug up in ‘house of dictator’ to be tested for DNA

They were found in a property which once belonged to the family of Paraguay’s former military ruler.

How Residente Spends His Sundays

The Puerto Rican rapper speaks to his family on WhatsApp, drinks a beer before working out and plays a mean game of Uno.