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​How telemarketers get around the "Do Not Call" list

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:47pm
"Spoofing" is the latest trick from telemarketers. Lawmakers want to know why most phone companies aren't using the technology that blocks them
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How astronauts wash up in zero gravity

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:04pm
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti gives a tour of the "hygiene corner" on the International Space Station and demonstrates how to wash with soap and water that won't stay put.
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60-year-old crushes "Uptown Funk" hip hop dance routine

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:36pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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Calif. oil spill cleanup has hefty pricetag

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:11pm
So far, the cost of cleaning up the oil pipeline breach in on the Central California coastline has cost millions a day with no end in sight
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How to take a shower in space

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 7:30pm
Zero gravity throws hygiene for a loop, but as this video peek inside the ISS shows, where there's a washcloth, there's a way
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Is technology making workers less productive?

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 7:15pm
Often touted as a panacea for employers, tech can just as easily get in the way of getting things done
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Saturn's ring found to be biggest in solar system

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 7:12pm
It would take about one billion Earths to fill the voluminous ring
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Celebrity photo hacking tied to Chicago address

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 5:49pm
​Recently unsealed court documents show the trail of a celebrity photo-hacking scandal led the FBI to a small brick home in Chicago
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Obama administration takes aim at airline emissions

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 5:26pm
The EPA is proposing to regulate emissions from airplanes, saying they are a threat to human health and the environment
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Cisco CEO: 40 percent of businesses will fail in next 10 years

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:22pm
More than a third of all companies will be out of business in the next 10 years, according to the outgoing CEO of Cisco, John Chambers. CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger joins CBSN with more on what companies need to do to survive.
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Drone company CEO on self-regulating safety measures

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:49pm
As government develops new rules for flying tech, 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson says issue is not a "law problem, but an enforcement problem"
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Glow-in-the-dark paint protects cyclists then washes off

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:43pm
A new highly-reflective paint designed by an auto manufacturer could keep roads safer
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Chimps get drunk on palm wine

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:40pm
Researchers find that humans' closest relatives also partake in "adult beverages"
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"Life Paint" spray can make you glow in the dark

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 3:02pm
A clear, washable spray-on product called Life Paint could help keep bicyclists safe on the roads at night. It makes skin, clothing or equipment glow in the dark. CBS News' Jonathan Vigliotti reports from London.
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Why Apple's iOS updates are underwhelming

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 2:45pm
The tech giant's latest updates to the iPhone and iPad mostly just help the tech giant catch up with the competition
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Georgia boy hit by lightning in Florida

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 2:20pm
A Georgia boy and his father were waist-deep in the water fishing in Daytona Beach Shores, Florida, when lightning knocked the boy unconscious. As Loren Korn reports, the boy survived.
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Amazon to debut live streaming video?

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 1:18pm
Internet giant Amazon posted a job for a television producer to help develop a live streaming service but took the posting down once people began to notice. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with more about Amazon's latest idea.
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Nobel laureate apologizes for "girls" in science comment

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 1:18pm
"The trouble with girls" in labs is that they cause romantic entanglements and cry, a British Nobel Prize winner said
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Smart drone promises to change aerial photography

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 12:00pm
A new drone from a pioneering American company hopes to raise the bar on aerial photography while making it easier. 3D Robotics’ Solo drone carries two computers and a GoPro camera, resulting in cinematic views that used to be the domain of helicopters and Hollywood movie crews. 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss how this could change views on unmanned aircraft.
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Crisis Text Line helps reach teens in trouble

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 11:44am
A Northwestern study out this month shows nearly a third of teens surveyed use what they learn online to live better -- drinking less soda, eating healthier and exercising to fight depression. But there's a groundbreaking way for teens to find high-tech help when they need it urgently. Jim Axelrod gets an inside look at the Crisis Text Line, only on "CBS This Morning."
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