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Google changes structure, forms new holding company

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 8:17pm
The search giant creates Alphabet, a new entity, as it restructures its stock and looks to avoid becoming "conventional"
Categories: Business & Technology

Southwest residents fear contaminated drinking water

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 8:06pm
Some residents depend on Animas River water for everyday life; EPA says mine spill has traveled more than 100 miles through Colorado and New Mexico
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Goodbye 2-year contracts means goodbye free upgrades

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 7:34pm
Verizon is ditching the onerous contract lock-in, but customers might get sticker shock on their next smartphone purchase
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Lettuce is the first food grown in space

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 7:13pm
For the first time astronauts have grown food in space
Categories: Business & Technology

ISS crew completes spacewalk, washes windows

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 5:05pm
While their shipmates enjoyed space-grown veggies inside, two Russian cosmonauts performed maintenance operations outside
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Drones near airports cause security concerns

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:55pm
Several drone sightings near Newark International Airport have prompted security concerns for air travel
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Nearly half of Americans at risk of an earthquake

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:50pm
Study finds more than 140 million Americans could experience the ground-shaking effects of a quake, twice previous estimates
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Astronauts chow down on first salad grown in space

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:45pm
NASA's Scott Kelly and his colleagues tasted lettuce grown and harvested on the International Space Station
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New Apple OS to enable calls through WiFi

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:25pm
The new iPhone operating system will enable users to make calls through WiFi
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Mats of decaying seaweed piling up on Caribbean beaches

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:21pm
Tourists have canceled summer trips; lawmakers on Tobago have termed it a "natural disaster"; seaweed in some cases nearly 10 feet high
Categories: Business & Technology

How safe is your kids' digital data at school?

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 2:55pm
Overwhelming majority of states don't prohibit K-12 students' personal information from being shared with third party vendors
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​World population to top 11 billion by end of century

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 2:25pm
The population in the United States will grow by 40 percent in that time, according to new research
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Sunspots are scapegoats for climate change

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 2:23pm
New research calls into question claims that global warming has been driven by increased solar activity
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How popular is sexting? The numbers may surprise you

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 2:18pm
Study looks at how many U.S. adults are sending or receiving sexy text messages, and what it means for their relationships
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Drones interfering with emergency wildfire responders

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 1:19pm
The U.S. Forest Service has tallied 13 ​wildfires in which suspected drones got in the way of firefighting aircraft this year
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Are schools putting children's privacy at risk?

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:13pm
Only four states prohibit schools from sharing sensitive information with third party vendors
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NASA unveils exhibit featuring Challenger, Columbia wreckage

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:11pm
NASA is displaying pieces of the wreckage at the Kennedy Space Center
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More adults embrace sexting in relationships

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 11:39am
New research shows 88 percent of adults surveyed admit to sexting
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State of emergency declared in Colorado over mine spill

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 1:50am
City and county declare local emergencies after 3 million gallons of toxic wastewater from abandoned mine spill into Animas River
Categories: Business & Technology

How authorities infiltrate the Internet underworld

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 1:26am
Pro tip for going undetected in the web's underbelly: "Refer to everybody as 'bro,'" says one Secret Service agent
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