Opinion: Trump shows why he’s a stunningly bad deal maker
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Opinion: Trump shows why he’s a stunningly bad deal maker

Frida Ghitis, a former CNN producer and correspondent, is a world affairs columnist. She is a frequent opinion contributor to CNN and The Washington Post and a columnist for World Politics Review. The opinions expressed in this commentary are those of the author; view more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN)President Donald Trump leveraged his claims…

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Frazier 2 HRs, 5 RBIs carry Yankees past Orioles 11-4
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Frazier 2 HRs, 5 RBIs carry Yankees past Orioles 11-4

AP Published 10:08 p.m. ET May 21, 2019 | Updated 11:16 p.m. ET May 21, 2019CLOSEBALTIMORE (AP) — The New York Yankees have climbed into first place in the AL East in spite of a myriad of injuries and partially because the front end of their schedule is loaded with games against the Baltimore Orioles.Clint…

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company lands $48.7M contract for underground “people mover” in Las Vegas
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Elon Musk’s Boring Company lands $48.7M contract for underground “people mover” in Las Vegas

The Boring Company, Elon Musk’s tunneling and transportation startup, has landed a $48.7 million project to shuttle people in an underground Loop system around the Las Vegas Convention Center. This is the company’s first commercial contract. The initial design for the project, dubbed Campus Wide People Mover or CWPM, will focus on the Las Vegas…

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The government of Baltimore has been taken hostage by ransomware and may remain shut down for weeks
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The government of Baltimore has been taken hostage by ransomware and may remain shut down for weeks

Nearly two weeks after the city of Baltimore’s internal networks were compromised by the Samsam ransomware worm (previously), the city is still weeks away from recovering services — that’s weeks during which the city is unable to process utility payments or municipal fines, register house sales, or perform other basic functions of city governance. 911…

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NYY’s Torres makes it 10 HRs in 11 games vs. O’s
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NYY’s Torres makes it 10 HRs in 11 games vs. O’s

12:39 AM ETColey HarveyESPN Staff Writer ClosePreviously covered Florida State for Orlando Sentinel and Georgia Tech for Macon Telegraph Northwestern University graduateBALTIMORE — Gleyber Torres simply owns the Baltimore Orioles.But the New York Yankees’ 22-year-old shortstop is trying hard to avoid believing that.”I know a lot of things about how I hit very well in…

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Hackers Are Holding Baltimore’s Government Computers Hostage, and It’s Not Even Close to Over
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Hackers Are Holding Baltimore’s Government Computers Hostage, and It’s Not Even Close to Over

Photo: Patrick Semansky (AP)On May 7, hackers infected about 10,000 of Baltimore city government’s computers with an aggressive form of ransomware called RobbinHood, and insisted the city pay 13 bitcoin (then $76,280, today $102,310) to cut the computers loose. The hackers claimed the price would go up every day after four days, and after the…

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London Underground to start tracking all phones using Wi-Fi starting in July
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London Underground to start tracking all phones using Wi-Fi starting in July

Starting on July 8th, Transport for London (TfL) will start tracking passengers’ phones on the London Underground by default. Wi-Fi access points across 260 of the capital’s stations will track customers using their phones’ MAC addresses, which will allow TfL to see the routes they take through the network as well as through individual stations…

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Carson says he had ‘difficulty hearing’ during viral Oreo testimony, defends HUD proposals
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Carson says he had ‘difficulty hearing’ during viral Oreo testimony, defends HUD proposals

CLOSE In a hearing, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson mixed up Oreos with a real estate term. USA TODAYWASHINGTON – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson responded to a video that went viral yesterday of him appearing to mix up a real estate term, REO, and Oreo, the sandwich cookie. In…

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GM’s car-sharing service Maven to exit eight cities
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GM’s car-sharing service Maven to exit eight cities

GM is scaling back its Maven car-sharing company and will stop service in nearly half of the 17 North American cities in which it operates. A spokesperson who confirmed Maven was shutting down in some cities, without identifying the locations or number that will remain, said the company plans to focus on markets that have…

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Three decades after she was stabbed to death, her husband is charged with murder
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Three decades after she was stabbed to death, her husband is charged with murder

New York (CNN)More than three decades after a woman was slain in her Baltimore area home, new evidence — including the re-examination of crime scene photos — has led to murder charges against her husband, Maryland police say.Karen Ann Norton, 23, was stabbed after returning home in Catonsville from work on December 17, 1985, with…

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