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Elon Musk’s Boring Co. chosen as final two in Chicago-O’Hare tunnel project bid

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company has outlasted all but one of its competitors in its bid to create a downtown Chicago-O’Hare tunnel system. All that remains between what could potentially be the tunneling startup’s first big contract is O’Hare Xpress LLC — a consortium that includes participants from Meridiam, Antarctica Capital, JLC Infrastructure, Mott MacDonald, and First Transit. Chicago’s proposed O’Hare transport system initially caught the ... Full story

TV personality known for playing Bozo the Clown dies at 89

TV PERSONALITY KNOWN FOR PLAYING BOZO THE CLOWN DIES AT 89. BOSTON (AP) — A longtime Boston television personality and entertainer known for playing Bozo the Clown has died at age 89. WCVB-TV reports Frank Avruch died Tuesday at his Boston home from heart disease. Avruch played Bozo the Clown from 1959 to 1970, a clown character particularly popular in the U.S. in the 1960s because of widespread franchising in television. Manager Stuart Hersh ... Full story

Over 20 People Were at the Table When Trump Met the Saudis. None Were Women.

Image President Trump and an all-male delegation hosted Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and members of the Saudi delegation in the Cabinet Room on Tuesday. When President Trump met on Tuesday with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia, a year after he first hosted the prince at the White House, something was missing. Women. Photos from Tuesday’s meeting show that the dynamics at the table remained relatively unchanged since the last ... Full story

Facebook has a problem that not even Mark Zuckerberg can solve

(CNN) Give Mark Zuckerberg credit: He sat for an interview with CNN amid the worst run of media attention ever for the company he founded in a Harvard dorm room 14 years ago. The problem that was apparent time and time again during Zuckerberg's sitdown with CNN's Laurie Segall on Wednesday is that, even as he pledged to solve the problems that have plagued the social media giant -- its role in the proliferation of fake news during the 2016 ... Full story

Congress rebuffs Betsy DeVos, moves to give Education Department an additional $3.9 billion in funding Post

Email the author Email the author. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies Tuesday before a House Appropriations subcommittee about her proposed budget. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters). Congress dealt a blow to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s school choice agenda in a tentative spending bill released late Wednesday, rejecting her attempt to spend more than $1 billion promoting choice-friendly policies and private school vouchers. DeVos had sought ... Full story

Toy co. CEO leads effort to salvage Toys R Us

NEW YORK (AP) — Toy company executive Isaac Larian says he and other investors have pledged a total of $200 million in financing and hope to raise four times that amount in crowdfunding in order to bid for up to 400 of the Toys R Us stores being liquidated in bankruptcy. The unsolicited bid still faces many hurdles, including finding other deep-pocked investors and getting a bankruptcy judge to agree to it. But this is the first public plan to ... Full story

Suspect in custody after gunfire in San Francisco injures police officer, bystanders

A police officer was one of six people injured Wednesday during a shootout in San Francisco. (Getty Images). A police officer and five civilians -- including a suspect -- were wounded during an exchange of gunfire in San Francisco on Wednesday afternoon. When the shooting was over, the suspect was in custody, FOX 2 reported . Dramatic video posted on Twitter shows the injured officer crawling to safety. Police were responding to a call on the ... Full story

Celine Dion cancels Vegas shows due to ear issues

(CNN) Unlike her heart, three weeks of Celine Dion's Las Vegas shows won't go on. The singer is postponing her March and April concert dates due to a middle ear condition known as Patulous Eustachian tube, "which causes hearing irregularities, and makes it extremely difficult to sing," according to an announcement about the canceled shows. She is set to undergo a "minimally invasive surgical procedure to correct the problem," the announcement ... Full story

Chicago police chief fired by Rahm Emanuel will run against him for mayor

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, faces a primary challenge from former police superintendent Garry McCarthy. (Associated Press, File). Former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, a Democrat who said he was “thrown under the bus” when he was fired in 2015 by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, released a video Wednesday evening announcing he’s running for mayor. The video, posted on McCarthy's website, is titled, "Chicago Needs Change.". ... Full story

Mom’s Brilliant Comics About Raising First Second-Born Kids Are Spot On

We’d like to say these are comics only a mother could love — but they could make anyone chuckle. Weng Chen , a “30-something” video game developer from Seattle, Washington, draws extremely relatable comics about motherhood. One of her favorite subjects is illustrating the difference between raising a first- and second-born child. “You are nervous, excited and energetic for the first child, and these feelings fade away after you have more ... Full story