FROM Joe Brown
The CES Lowdown The Consumer Electronics Show , known as CES, began today in Las Vegas. For the rest of the week, techies from around the world will attempt to navigate more than 2 million square feet of the latest gadgets, and all the hype about them. Madeleine gets the highlights.
Missing Plane Theories Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing March 8, most of the speculation about what happened to it has revolved around terrorism or hijacking. But what if the pilots deliberately steered the plane off-course because of something as simple as an electrical fire? That’s what one experienced pilot theorizes in a story for Wired.com .
Why is Trump so behind on filling staff jobs, establishing concrete policies? Yesterday Donald Trump signed a “decision memo” to revamp the air traffic control system. But there was little legislative detail in the plan. There’s not much to other splashy announcements from the White House, including tax cuts and the arms deal with Saudi Arabia. And hundreds of positions are unfilled in federal agencies.
Terrorism in London: Lessons for the US This weekend’s terrorist attack in London left seven people dead and almost 50 injured. London police fatally shot the attackers, and ISIS claimed responsibility.
In 'Speechless,' Scott Silveri combines comedy, family & disability Scott Silveri has written and produced sitcoms for more than 20 years. In all that time, he never encountered a TV family that looked anything like the one he grew up in -- with a mom, a dad...and a brother with cerebral palsy. He changed that with his show Speechless on ABC. Silveri tells us about looking to his own past for stories, and why he was determined to make a family comedy and not just a "disability show."