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​5 reasons why Facebook might want to buy Twitter

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 11:20pm
The social networking giant has been acquisitive in the past, but will it make a bid for its smaller rival?
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Man makes playable record out of a flour tortilla

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 8:54pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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Wendiceratops dino had "extravagant" halo of horns

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 7:46pm
Paleontologists say its "gnarly" collar of curled horns "makes it one of the most striking horned dinosaurs ever found"
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How far away is Pluto?

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 7:06pm
Voyage to the edge of the solar system: Visualizing the 3-billion-mile divide
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This tiny tweak made your Facebook page less sexist

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 7:02pm
"It was hard not to read into the symbolism of the current icon; the woman was quite literally in the shadow of the man"
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Lions return to Rwanda, 15 years after eradication there

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 6:14pm
The 1994 genocide also decimated Rwanda's wildlife population; story of lions one of few bright spots in southern Africa's fight against poaching and encroachment
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Demoted from planethood, Pluto makes its case

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 5:00pm
Pluto got its planet status stripped away nine years ago, but the debate among experts rages on (and the gloves are off)
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Airbus proposes new double decker plane

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 4:31pm
Airbus will debut a new double decker airliner that will be able to carry more passengers or cargo
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New developments in bag-tagging

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 4:29pm
Checking baggage at the airport could soon become easier
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Kids explain why "iPads are cool, TV's not good"

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 4:09pm
A report from media consultancy Miner & Co. Studio found that children prefer smartphones and tablets to watching traditional television
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Special Report: Technical issues halt NYSE trading, ground United fleet

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 3:59pm
Trading on the New York Stock Exchange came to a halt just before noon Wednesday due to a technical issue
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June temperatures were second highest on record

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 3:48pm
It was especially hot out West, where the heat and lack of rain has contributed to droughts in California and Washington
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X-rays from the sun reveal a rainbow of colors

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 2:46pm
A new NASA image shows active regions on the sun's surface giving off searing blues, greens, purples and yellows
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New Horizons probe races toward historic Pluto flyby

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 12:57pm
"This is a scientific wonderland ... like nothing we have ever visited in the history of planetary exploration"
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Russian police issue selfie safety guidelines

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 12:51pm
The instructions warn against standing on railroad tracks, climbing onto roofs or posing with a gun or a tiger
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Kid captivates pool-goers with dance to "Cuban Pete"

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 10:03am
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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For tablet-toting tots, TV is the new "time out"

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 9:34pm
Report finds that kids today reach for iPads and smartphones before the remote, and parents use TV as a form of punishment
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Digging for water under Lake Mead

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:21pm
Lake Mead is a major source of water and power for millions of people out West. But the ongoing drought has caused the lake to fall to record low levels
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Tunneling under Lake Mead to find much needed water

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:16pm
To serve drought-stricken communities, officials are building a tunnel below Lake Mead to drain water from its deepest parts
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Kid captivates pool-goers with dance to "Cuban Pete"

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:07pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
Categories: Business & Technology

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