EPA reverses Obama-era decision that blocked Alaska copper mine

The Pebble Mine project was blocked by the EPA during the Obama administration because scientists found that the copper and gold mine would devastate the bay’s fish habitat. Bristol Bay includes one of the most valuable wild salmon fisheries in the world. EPA reverses Obama-era decision that blocked Alaska copper mine Source

Trivial Bugs in Western Digital SSD Utility Puts Owners at Risk

Security researchers have released details about two vulnerabilities in the Western Digital and SanDisk SSD Dashboard applicationĀ that could be exploited to trick users into running arbitrary code on their computers. Both applications are utility kits that help users monitor the performance of their SSDs, as well as diagnose problems andĀ  collect troubleshooting information. The packages […]

National Archives releases Reagan’s racist call with then-President Nixon, ex-Reagan library director says

In a newly unearthed audio clip, then-California Gov. Ronald Reagan disparaged members of the UN delegation from Tanzania in a phone call with then-President Richard Nixon, according to the former director of Nixon’s presidential library National Archives releases Reagan’s racist call with then-President Nixon, ex-Reagan library director says Source

Warren defends progressive agenda: ‘We figure out what’s right and then we build a movement’

“This is what leadership is about. We figure out what’s right and then we build a movement to get it done,” Elizabeth Warren told CNN after the debate. “That’s how we make change.” Warren defends progressive agenda: ‘We figure out what’s right and then we build a movement’ Source

What Democratic candidates had to say about the climate crisis on night 1 of CNN’s #DemDebate

CNN asked readers to weigh in on what they’d most like to hear Democrats debate, and the climate crisis was No. 1 on the list. Here’s what the candidates who took the stage on the first night of the debates had to say. https://cnn.it/2K3Qo5w Source