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Government employee flew drone over White House

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 12:48pm
The hobbyist model drone that crashed on the White House lawn Monday was too small to be detected by a radar. Bill Plante reports on new questions being raised about White House security.
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App allows real-time monitoring of snow plows

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 11:52am
In many big cities, snow plows are now equipped with GPS trackers. The technology used to direct the plows also gives real-time updates on the clean-up effort. Vladimir Duthier reports on PlowNYC, an app that's putting residents in the driver's seat.
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Facebook, Instagram back after widespread outage

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:08am
Users in four continents affected for roughly 40 minutes
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Obama's India trip a big step toward climate deal

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 8:46pm
India's prime minister is backing off his holdout stance and discussing how the country could limit its contribution to global warming
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Manned commercial trips to ISS on track for 2017

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 8:00pm
Boeing and SpaceX are planning for initial piloted test flights of new International Space Station ferries in 2017, officials say
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Boston leaking $90 million worth of natural gas

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 6:05pm
Aging pipes are leading to a massive loss of revenue and adding to greenhouse gas emissions
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Turkey blocks Facebook pages that "insult" Muhammad

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 4:50pm
A Turkish court ordered censorship of certain Facebook pages and threatened to block the social network as a whole
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Historic U.S. blizzards

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 4:40pm
Winter storms blanket the U.S. and bring cities to a standstill
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​Why Google won't fix Android security flaw

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:50pm
Security issues can leave older phones and tablets open to hacking
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Your chance to spy an asteroid passing by Earth

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:39pm
Stargazers may need only binoculars to spot the mountain-sized space rock as it makes its closest flyby of Earth Monday
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Police say Waze cop-tracker is threat to officers

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:04pm
Sheriffs want Google to turn off the app feature that alerts drivers to police locations, fearing it could aid would-be cop killers
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Microsoft to auto-silence your phone at the movie theater

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:00pm
Microsoft has figured out a way to make your phone automatically go silent at the movie theater. The new patented system is called "inconspicuous mode."
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Android users with older operating systems are at higher risk for hackers

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 1:59pm
Google says there is a security flaw in their older operating systems for Android phones that they will not fix. CNET editor Dan Ackerman joins CBSN with more what that means.
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FDA debates releasing GMO mosquitoes into Florida Keys

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 6:32pm
Fierce public resistance in battle against Dengue and chikungunya as many fear insects' altered DNA could enter human bloodstream
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Studying the mysteries of Stonehenge

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 2:12pm
For centuries the giant prehistoric monument in southwest England has remained a mystery. Who built Stonehenge? What was its meaning or purpose? Mark Phillips takes us to Stonehenge for a fascinating and revealing report on one of the world's most famous and inscrutable sites.
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FAA shuts down ride-sharing for air travelers

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:59pm
As ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft gain in popularity, a start-up called Flytenow wants to take that same concept to the skies. But the Federal Aviation Administration has stepped in and shut it down over concerns about regulations. Don Dahler reports.
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How Airbnb is transforming the travel industry

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:10pm
More and more travelers are choosing to stay in rooms listed on Airbnb as opposed to traditional hotels, to the tune of 37 million room-nights per year. CBS News travel editor Peter Greenberg joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the phenomenon and what it means for the travel industry.
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Taking a test drive in a 3D-printed car

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:08pm
Taking a test drive in a 3D-printed car It may sound far-fetched, but a driveable vehicle made almost entirely in a 3D printer is in development. The inventors showed it off at the North American Auto Show in Detroit, and Julianna Goldman got a test drive.
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Time Lapse: Laikas

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 4:04am
Laikas, Lithuanian for "time," is a stunning time-lapse adventure, representing a visual contrast between nature and man-made chaos that reflects on the ever-changing environments in which we live. Directed, Filmed and Edited by John Gvazdinskas, owner of Silent G Productions. Follow him on Twitter, Vimeo and Instagram. Like him on Facebook and connect with him on Google +.
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Forrest Hayes case: Was Google exec's death an accident or murder?

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 12:54am
"48 Hours" investigates the mysterious death of a tech executive and his last night with an exotic beauty on his yacht -- captured on video
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