Facebook internal documents released by UK committee

The decision to restrict Vine’s access to data, which would have allowed its users to invite their Facebook friends to join the app, was in line with a company policy at the time, Facebook told CNN on Tuesday. That policy restricted apps’ access to Facebook data when the company deemed that the apps “replicated” Facebook’s…

CDC committee recommends routine hepatitis A vaccination for homeless people

An advisory committee of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention unanimously voted Wednesday to recommend the use of routine hepatitis A vaccination for all homeless people ages 1 year and older to protect them against infection. The CDC is expected to approve the committee’s recommendation. Hepatitis A is a disease of the liver caused by…

Questions the CFP committee can get answers to this weekend

The top contenders for the College Football Playoff have continued to separate themselves into a neat and tidy top four featuring regulars Alabama, Georgia, Ohio State and Clemson. Before all other fan bases yawn, though, remember there are still 11 undefeated Power 5 teams. The overarching question is who has staying power? The Week 6…

What the College Football Playoff committee cares about September

Exactly one month from now, on Oct. 30, the College Football Playoff selection committee will release its first ranking of the season. The 13 committee members will have plenty of data to review, keeping in mind that each week tells only part of the story. Here’s a look back at how the month of September…

US Judiciary Committee to vote on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination Friday

Zach Gibson | Getty Images Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the second day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill September 5, 2018 in Washington, DC.  Republican senators say the Judiciary Committee plans to vote Friday morning on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the…