Twitter whistleblower Peiter “Mudge” Zatko testifies before Congress : NPR

Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, former chief security officer at Twitter, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Data Security at Twitter, on Capitol Hill September 13, 2022 in Washington, DC. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, former chief security officer at Twitter, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on … Read more

Cities liberated from Russia, troops surrendering

Ukraine’s military claimed on Tuesday that it shot down one of the Iran-built Russian drones as The Kyiv counter-offensive continued to repel invaders from northeastern towns occupied since the first weeks of the war. The Ukrainian army has released images of the wreckage of the drone, encountered near Kupiansk in Kharkiv province, where Ukrainian troops … Read more

Coney Island beach: What we know about the death of 3 children found in Brooklyn

New York CNN β€” Authorities are investigating death of three children who were found unresponsive along a New York shoreline early Monday after a family member reported concerns for their safety. The children – a 7-year-old boy, a 4-year-old girl and a 3.5-month-old girl – were found at Coney Island in Brooklyn around 4:42 a.m., … Read more

Rail strike negotiations stalled by battle over sick leave policies

The top union negotiator in talks to avert a railroad strike has accused BNSF and Union Pacific to delay progress. Specifically, Dennis Pierce, president of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, or BLET, said the companies rejected the union’s proposal for sick leave policies. β€œThe main resistance comes from the Union Pacific and the … Read more

More than 30 Trump associates subpoenaed by grand jury over alleged efforts to influence 2020 election results

More than 30 people associated with former President Donald Trump and alleged efforts to influence the results of the 2020 election have received federal grand jury subpoenas, four sources told CBS News. The subpoenas, many of which were issued last week, mark a significant escalation in the Justice Department’s investigation into the origins of the … Read more

five takeaways from the 2022 Emmys: NPR

Sheryl Lee Ralph sings as she accepts the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for ‘Abbott Elementary’ onstage during the 74th Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California on September 12, 2022. Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images Sheryl … Read more

After Queen’s death, Commonwealth countries rekindle debate over monarch as head of state

London – The death of Queen Elizabeth II reignited the debate over the future and unity of the British Commonwealth, a group of 15 independent countries that have recognized the Queen – and now the new King Charles III – as their formal head of state, democratically above the leader elected from each country. This … Read more

Blue Origin’s ‘anomaly’ leads to capsule abort

An “anomaly” forced an in-flight capsule to abort on a Blue Origin flight from West Texas on Monday. The New Shepard rocket, now grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration, was carrying no people. It is an earlier version of the one that was launched six times with people on board. One minute and four seconds … Read more