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Another global heat record broken

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:41pm
It didn't feel like it in much of the U.S., but August set a record worldwide
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Ancient Egyptian wore extensions for stylish locks

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 3:13pm
Archaeologists got to the root of an ancient hairstyle when they unearthed a 3,300-year-old body with 70 hair extensions
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Drag queens dress down Facebook over names

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:20pm
Diva performers in San Francisco are feuding with the social media site over use of their stage names
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Hawaii lava monitoring forces scientists into danger zones

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:18pm
Geologists must navigate precarious terrain to give the public an accurate picture of the lava's progress
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Amazon releases family-friendly tablets

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:56pm
Amazon unveils a line of tablets leveraging what's worked for it in the past: low prices and tech-aware parents
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Lava flows on Hawaii's Big Island

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:53pm
Lava started flowing from Kīlauea in late June and became more active in September
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Apple iOS 8 software bug delays health apps

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:52pm
Want to track health and fitness data on your iPhone? Apple's highly touted new health apps aren't working yet
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iOS 8: Should you update now or wait?

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:23pm
Apple's new iPhone and iPad operating system is out, but it may not be right for everyone
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NASA spacecraft to reach Mars this weekend

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 9:09pm
After a journey of 442 million miles, unmanned spacecraft is closing in on Martian orbit
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Rocket builder teams with Bezos for new engine

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 6:05pm
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' space company will develop a powerful new rocket engine in partnership with United Launch Alliance
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Florida braces for another "red tide" of toxic algae

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 5:20pm
"It's spooky," a Clearwater, Fla., fisherman said, comparing the toxic algae bloom to "boiled red Georgia clay"
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China's military cyberattacked defense contractors, report claims

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 4:04pm
Year-long Senate investigation concludes defense contractors generally fail to report break-ins of their systems
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Apple's ​iOS 8 releases today

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 3:49pm
What the updated software promises to do, and how to prepare your devices for download
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Cops: Twitter users helped ID hate crime suspects

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 3:45pm
Popular Philly sports fan and "Real Housewives" cast member create Twitter trail to suspects in attack on gay couple
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Self-driving cars get certified for Calif. roads

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 2:56pm
Google, Audi and a small number of other companies get permits to road-test self-driving vehicles
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First hands-on review: iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 2:54pm
The new phones will not be available in stores until Friday, but CNET's editors have already tested them out
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​Is Apple's iPhone 6 Plus too big for women?

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 2:21pm
A debate has sprung up about the device's oversized shape, with some calling it sexist
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Atlas V launches from Cape Canaveral, Florida

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 1:12pm
A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket blasted off boosting a classified satellite into space. The rocket put on a brief but spectacular show as the booster knifed through low clouds and disappeared from view.
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Read this before you install iOS 8 iCloud Drive

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 1:10pm
If you sync apps and files between your iPhone and Mac, you may want to hold offf on iCloud Drive
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iPhone 6: Is bigger really better?

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 1:02pm
The new larger iPhones have already set an Apple sales record for pre-orders. While the phones won’t be available in stores until Friday, a couple of CNET editors have already tested the devices. CNET's Sumi Das discusses what differentiates the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
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