John Hinckley can move out of his mother’s house, judge rules

(CNN)John Hinckley, the man who tried to kill President Ronald Reagan in 1981, can move out of his mother’s house and live independently or with roommates or a family member, according to a court ruling issued Friday. He can drive within a 75-mile mile radius of Williamsburg. No tracking device…

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Twitter Users Have Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Back After She Was Fashion-Shamed

On Thursday, Washington Examiner reporter Twitter screenshot Twitter users pounced on Scarry’s bizarre attack on Ocasio-Cortez and mocked it mercilessly. Ocasio-Cortez couldn’t help but join in on the takedown, pointing out that her opponents seem obsessed with her backside. Other Twitter users piled on with memes of ridiculous winter coats. …

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Startup Rocket Lab puts 6 small satellites into orbit

New York (CNN)A scrappy American rocket startup just set the bar in the red-hot market for companies that launch small satellites. “[My team] built a beautiful machine,” Rocket Lab CEO Peter Beck told CNN Business on Sunday. Why smallsats? Just as cell phones have shrunk, similar technological advancements have made…

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Leak: Axios Editor Concedes Problems With HBO S**tshow But Assures Staff That Haters Are Just Jealous

Their weekly staff meeting had become a crisis debriefing, and Axios employees were wondering where things had gone wrong. “This is small,” one staffer said, according to audio obtained by HuffPost, “but I have a question along the business-editorial line.” His question was for Axios editor-in-chief Nicholas Johnston, who was…

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Top Philippines news site and company chief face tax evasion charges

(CNN)A move by the Philippines Justice Department to charge investigative news site Rappler with tax evasion is being seen as a thinly disguised attempt to stifle press freedom in the Southeast Asian country. The investment was touted by Rappler in November 2015 as a partnership that created “an ‘inclusive media’…

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What they’re saying about tech’s troubles at Europe’s big web summit

Lisbon, Portugal (CNN Business)Europe’s Web Summit this week was buzzing with tiny startups hoping for the big break that would turn them into the rock stars of tech who crowded the conference’s main stage. ‘Why can’t we regulate some code’ Uber, Facebook (FB), Google (GOOGL), Amazon (AMZN) and others have…

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Competitive House race in Maine to test the ‘ranked-choice’ voting system

(CNN)A competitive House race in Maine will be decided by “ranked-choice” voting, marking the first time in US history the process will determine the outcome of a congressional race. While this would normally be done in multiple rounds, both the third and fourth place candidate will be immediately eliminated since…

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