Geofence warrants to be tested in Virginia bank…

A controversial investigative technique is getting its first real legal test in a federal courtroom in Richmond, where a judge is being asked to toss out evidence gathered through a geofence warrant in a Virginia bank robbery

Israeli, UAE technology firms pen deal on virus…

A government-linked technology company in the United Arab Emirates has signed a partnership with two major state-owned Israeli defense firms to research ways of combating the coronavirus pandemic

How The Facebook Ad Boycott May Also Help Fight…

It's been difficult for regulators to hold Facebook legally accountable for its business practices, but experts think advertisers might be able to.

Around the World in 90 Seconds: July 2, 2020

Russian voters have agreed to extend presidential term limits, effectively allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power. Hong Kong residents find potential aid from Australia. India tests an experimental COVID-19 treatment, and hundreds of migrants await permission to dock in Italy after a week at sea.

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Black worker files discrimination complaint…

A Black Facebook employee, joined by two others who were denied jobs at the social network, has filed a complaint against the company, saying it discriminates against Black workers and applicants in hiring, evaluations, promotions and pay

US issues guidelines but no new rules for safe…

The government is recommending that travelers wear face coverings during air travel and says airlines should consider limiting capacity on planes to promote social distancing

Trump Administration Focused on Job Growth as…

White House Economic Adviser, Tyler Goodspeed, on the June jobs report, explained the administration's goal of continuing to restore jobs despite recent coronavirus surges.

Study: World's pile of electronic waste grows…

The world’s mountain of discarded flat-screen TVs, cellphones and other electronic goods grew to a record high last year

Tesla 2Q deliveries rise over 1Q despite factory…

Tesla says it delivered more electric vehicles worldwide in the second quarter than it did in the first

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Need2Know: 50k New Coronavirus Cases, Boeing…

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, July 2, 2020.

European police crack encrypted phones, arrest…

European police say they have delivered a major blow to organized crime after cracking an encrypted communications network used by criminal gangs

A pinch where it hurts: Can Facebook weather the…

On Wednesday, more than 500 companies kicked off an advertising boycott intended to pressure Facebook into taking a stronger stand against hate speech

Alaska Airlines 'Yellow Card' Policy Warns…

Alaska Airlines initiated a "yellow card" policy for travelers refusing to wear a mask. The yellow card is a warning to travelers that they could be banned from future travel on the airline.

California sues Cisco for bias based on Indian…

California regulators have sued Cisco Systems for discriminating against an engineer at the company's headquarters because he is a Dalit Indian

Hot news cycle leads CNN to best ratings in 40…

A busy stretch of news with the coronavirus pandemic and racial demonstrations in the United States has led CNN to its best ratings in the network's 40-year history

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Sling TV Promises to Keep Prices Level Following…

Sling promises its existing customers that it will not raise prices following an announcement from YouTube that its service price would jump $15.

Israeli lawmakers approve phone tracking of virus…

Israel’s parliament has approved a law granting the country’s internal security agency limited authority to use phone surveillance to track coronavirus cases