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Uber makes big hire to try and earn back user trust

Uber has named a former NSA official its chief security officer, bolstering its goal of making safety a major priority. Matt Olsen, a former NSA general counsel who also led the National Counterterrorism Center under President Obama, assumes the role of chief trust and security officer next month, the company announced Tuesday. In an email…

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Bud Light to give away beer if this team wins 1 game

Bud Light to give away beer if this team wins 1 game

Joe Robbins/Getty Images If the Cleveland Browns manage to win a game during the 2018 regular season, Browns fans in the Cleveland area will get a chance to have a beer on Bud Light. According to Cleveland.com’s Marc Bona, Bud Light’s vice president of marketing, Andy Goeler, announced Tuesday that the company is placing “victory fridges” in…

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Maryland says it accepts responsibility for role in football player’s death

Maryland says it accepts responsibility for role in football player’s death

G Fiume/Getty Images University of Maryland president Wallace Loh said Tuesday the school informed the parents of offensive lineman Jordan McNair it “accepts legal and moral responsibility” for the mistakes that led to his June 13 death two weeks after being hospitalized following an offseason team workout.  Loh and athletic director Damon Evans held a…

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Candidate admits to posting inaccurate diploma, apology on Facebook disappears

Candidate admits to posting inaccurate diploma, apology on Facebook disappears

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South Korea is banning thousands of BMWs after engine fires

South Korea is banning thousands of BMWs after engine fires

The South Korean government says thousands of BMWs will be banned from the country’s roads after some vehicles caught fire. The German automaker is facing a public relations crisis in South Korea over the fires, which it has blamed on a problem with the cars’ exhaust systems. BMW (BMWYY) recalled more than 100,000 vehicles in…

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Sanders ‘can’t guarantee’ Trump hasn’t used N-word

Sanders ‘can’t guarantee’ Trump hasn’t used N-word

A reporter just asked White House press secretary Sarah Sanders if she has signed a non-disclosure agreement, also known as an NDA. Here’s what she said: “I’m not going back and forth who signs an NDA. I can tell you it’s common for a lot of employees to sign NDAs, including in government, particularly with anyone with a security clearance.” Why…

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Report details sexual abuse by more than 300 priests in Pennsylvania

Report details sexual abuse by more than 300 priests in Pennsylvania

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