Tiger Woods ‘expected’ to win again, says agent Mark Steinberg

(CNN)For 20 years, Mark Steinberg has had a front row seat for one of the greatest sports careers of all time. And while many thought the American’s days at the top of the leaderboard were over, Steinberg insists the man himself never doubted he’d be back. ”Well it was obviously…

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Ohio State’s Urban Meyer says he’ll step down after Rose Bowl, citing health reasons

(CNN)Ohio State University head football coach Urban Meyer is calling it quits after the Rose Bowl because of health problems, he said Tuesday. The three-time national champion skipper’s announcement came a day after Buckeyes fans learned quarterback Dwayne Haskins is a finalist for the Heisman Trophy, given to college football’s…

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5 things to know for December 5: Flynn, stocks, Khashoggi, Somalia, NYPD drones

(CNN)Today is a national day of mourning for the late former President George H.W. Bush. That means a lot of government agencies will be closed and regular mail service suspended. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get…

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Foxconn or Foxgone? Tariffs, Wisconsin and iPhone fires

First some notes on SoftBank’s rumored expansion into China and its weird fund math, then Foxconn and then quick notes on tech depression, Huawei and more. TechCrunch is experimenting with new content forms. This is a rough draft of something new — provide your feedback directly to the author (Danny…

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BIOS raises $4.5M to further develop its neural interface and new ways to treat chronic medical conditions

BIOS, a neural engineering startup originally based out of Cambridge, U.K. and now with an additional newly opened R&D office in Montreal, Canada, has raised $4.5 million in seed funding. The company is developing a “neural interface” that combines advances in hardware, big data and machine learning/AI, which it’s hoped…

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5 things to know for December 6: NAFTA, Denmark, Wisconsin, Costa Rica, microplastics

(CNN) 1. NAFTA  President Trump has been threatening to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, and it looks like he may be close to pulling the trigger. Before last week’s G20 Summit in Argentina, Trump and his Canadian and Mexican counterparts signed a replacement NAFTA deal called, appropriately,…

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