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AG Eric Schneiderman sues to block sale of Weinstein Company

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sued Sunday to block the sale of the Weinstein Company, detailing new allegations against Harvey Weinstein as part of an effort to protect his victims. The lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court against Weinstein and ...

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Without Naming Trump, Twitter Says It Won’t Block World Leaders

Twitter is here to serve and help advance the global, public conversation. Elected world leaders play a critical role in that conversation because of their outsized impact on our society. NYT > Technology

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Iranian Authorities Block Access to Social Media Tools

Iran, the Number One State of Sponsored Terror with numerous violations of Human Rights occurring on an hourly basis, has now closed down the Internet so that peaceful demonstrators cannot communicate. Not good! NYT > Technology

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Elvis Presley memorabilia on auction block at Graceland

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Items associated with Elvis Presley are on the auction block, including the rocker’s rocking chair from the Jungle Room at Graceland. Graceland said in a news release the wood and maroon vinyl rocking chair is estimated to ...

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Randy Travis can't block naked arrest video from being released

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A federal judge has denied a request by country singer Randy Travis to stop the state of Texas from releasing footage of him naked and ranting during a 2012 DUI arrest. The ruling on a request for ...

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Justice Department Sues to Block AT&T-Time Warner Merger

“This merger would greatly harm American consumers,” Mr. Delrahim, the assistant attorney general for antitrust, said in a statement. “It would mean higher monthly television bills and fewer of the new, emerging innovative options that consumers are beginning to enjoy.” ...

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Nick Loeb moves to block Sofia Vergara's frozen embryos suit

Sofia Vergara’s ex-fiancé Nick Loeb will file papers this week to try and halt litigation over two frozen embryos, his lawyer told the Daily News. “We believe that Vergara filed suit against Nick for damages because he used the court ...

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New barriers block bikers on Hudson River path, users complain

Concrete barriers installed on the Hudson River bike path in the aftermath of Tuesday’s deadly terror attack were cutting off the flow of cyclists and runners, users complained. In response, the state Department of Transportation told a contractor to straighten ...

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Chips Off the Old Block: Computers Are Taking Design Cues From Human Brains

For years, the central processing units, or C.P.U.s, that ran PCs and similar devices were where the money was. And there had not been much need for change. In accordance with Moore’s Law, the oft-quoted maxim from Intel co-founder Gordon ...

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Auto Safety Regulators Seek a Driver Mode to Block Apps

Photo Highway safety administrators are increasingly concerned about distractions posed by smartphones and the apps that Americans use while behind the wheel. Credit Fabrizio Costantini for The New York Times Apple iPhones and other hand-held devices have long had an ...

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