Supreme Court allows Trump’s partial military ban on transgender people in military to take effect
President Trump's ban on transgenders serving in the military produced protests in 2017. (Photo: Jacquelyn Martin, AP)WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court will allow President Donald Trump's partial ban on transgender people serving in the military to take effect while court challenges continue.Responding to Justice Department requests, the high court Tuesday cleared away lower court actions that blocked the…
Target, Taco Bell, Jack in the Box add support for Apple Pay
DisclosureEvery product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Tap to pay for literally everything at Target.Image: APpleBy Rachel Kraus2019-01-22 16:47:52 UTC See ya later, credit cards. Apple announced Tuesday that its contactless payment system, Apple Pay, would soon…
Trump military transgender ban goes ahead
Image copyright Reuters Image caption People protest President Trump's announcement of plans to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals from serving The United States Supreme Court has allowed President Donald Trump to enforce his policy of banning certain transgender people from the military.The court voted 5-4 to grant a Trump administration request to lift injunctions…
Oscars nominations: Biggest snubs including Bradley Cooper, Emily Blunt and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’
AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideWhile "Roma" and "The Favourite" lead the way with 10 nominations each, Tuesday morning's Oscar nominations brought some seismic shocks over which actors and movies were bypassed.It's the end of the awards line for these major players:Bradley Cooper, director of "A Star Is Born." Cooper's directorial debut, "A Star is Born," continued to…
Dog and dolphin swim together like lifelong friends
By Harry Hill2019-01-22 16:04:33 UTC Pixar, we'd like to pitch a movie to you about interspecies friendship. Consider this black lab and dolphin, recently seen frolicking together in Patawalonga Creek in South Australia. Look at how this dog paddles alongside the dolphin, who responds with excited leaps.  We're just happy to witness this much concentrated…