Bill Gates Gives $100 Million to Fight Alzheimer's DiseaseVoice of AmericaThis is What's Trending Today… Billionaire Bill Gates has made a $100-million investment to help researchers find a cure for Alzheimer's. The brain disease causes people to slowly lose their memory and mental abilities as they grow old. Gates, the …and more »
USA TODAY Snapchat is working on an app redesign; Spectacles add $40 million losses to parent SnapUSA TODAY"Our audience may not be the largest today, but we think it's the most strategic," said Spiegel, in a conference call with analysts. "That's a strong base to grow from and it will monetize in the long term." […]
Russia’s campaign to destabilize American politics was far larger than Facebook initially admitted. Google and Twitter just shared new evidence of Russia’s manipulation of their platforms, too. View Entire Post ›
Einstein's Note on Happiness Sells for $1.3 MillionVoice of AmericaThis is What's Trending Today… In 1922, German-born scientist Albert Einstein was traveling to Tokyo when he found out he had earned the Nobel Prize in Physics. While in Japan, Einstein stayed at Tokyo's Imperial Hotel. During his stay, a hotel worker …and more »
In the corner of the council room of the town hall in Madison, New Jersey, sits a sculpture by Auguste Rodin that had been overlooked for years.
After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the wreckage.