San Francisco just shut down its $2.2 billion transit terminal weeks after opening when a crack was discovered in a support beam

Just weeks after it opened, the $2.2 billion San Francisco’s Transbay Transit Center was abruptly closed on Tuesday. A fissure was discovered in one of the building’s steel beams. According to a statement from the Transbay Joint Powers Authority, the beam was located in the ceiling of the third-level Bus Deck the closure is “out […]

The departure of Instagram’s cofounders is a bad thing for Facebook — but it could be even worse for the rest of us (FB)

Instagram cofounders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger announced on Monday they are leaving the company. Their departure poses big risks for the service they created and for Facebook, its corporate parent. Their resignations come as Facebook has becoming increasingly reliant on the revenue and user growth Instagram provides. It also follows a series of scandals […]

White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is reportedly on his way out

White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is on his way out, Yahoo News reports. Shah has become one of the most recognizable faces in the on the White House communications team in recent months. Shah plans to leave the White House after the Kavanaugh’s confirmation process is over. White House deputy press secretary Raj […]

Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote on Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation one day after Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony

The Senate Judiciary Committee set a new date to vote on Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court. It’s scheduled for Friday, September 28 at 9:30 a.m. That’s one day after Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her while the two were in high school, is scheduled to testify to the […]