Tear-jerking Car Karaoke Video Stars Moms And Their Children With Down Syndrome

Try not to cry at this tear-jerking “Carpool Karaoke”-style video. Fifty mothers and their young children with Down syndrome used Makaton sign language to perform Christina Perri’s 2011 hit, “A Thousand Years,” in the clip that’s now going viral. Check out the full video here: James Corden, the host of…

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DHS and FBI detail how Russia is hacking into U.S. nuclear facilities and other critical infrastructure

With a joint alert from the FBI and DHS, the Trump administration has formally accused the Russian government of a “multi-stage intrusion campaign” targeting the U.S. energy grid for the first time. The alert provides some specifics about an emerging threat that could translate a cyberattack into practical chaos for…

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To protect election systems from hacking, states are getting cozier with Homeland Security

It might be a snow day in Washington, but the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on election system security continued as planned. During Wednesday’s hearing, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and her predecessor Jeh Johnson appeared with a panel of state election officials to hash out the recommendations issued by the…

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Neil Young And Daryl Hannah Are Ready For Their Netflix Film Debut

Neil Young says he’s excited for fans to see “Paradox,” his new film with Daryl Hannah that hits Netflix this week. But he’s also feeling something else. “It’s a little scary,” he told HuffPost. “We don’t have any control over it. It’s just going out. It’s different than what we’ve done…

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Lightning Labs just raised millions from Jack Dorsey and others to supercharge blockchain transactions

Lightning Labs, a young, Bay Area-based startup, is trying to make it easier for users to send bitcoin and litecoin to each other without the costly and time-consuming process of settling their transactions on the blockchain. It has investors excited about its work, too. The company is announcing today that…

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Reality Star Lala Kent Isn’t Holding Back In Jennifer Lawrence Feud

It’s Lala Kent vs. Jennifer Lawrence ― again.  The Bravo reality star went in on the Oscar-winning actress after Lawrence called her a “c**t” on “Watch Watch Happens Live” this month.  “Not only did she call me that, she went on and on making fun of me and my relationship with my mom,” Kent…

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The nuanced challenges of antitrust and AT&T-Time Warner

It’s been almost 18 months since the boards of AT&T and Time Warner unanimously voted to sign an agreement to merge their two companies and create a content and distribution powerhouse. That deal, pegged at $108 billion including debt from Time Warner, would be among the largest corporate mergers in…

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