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TSA Temporarily Bans Liquids, Gels On Flights To And From Russia

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The ban follows Wednesday's warning over explosives potentially hidden in toothpaste. Delta, which flies directly to Russia, said passengers have to check in for their flights with an airline representative, not through their mobile phone or a kiosk.

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Senate Fails To Advance Unemployment Bill, Again

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The bill would have restored unemployment benefits to 1.7 million Americans, who have been out of work for the long term.

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Boehner Casts Doubt On Prospects For Immigration Overhaul

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The House speaker said there was a trust deficit between the GOP and President Obama, so immigration overhaul would be a "difficult" issue to move on this year.

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Taliban Release Video Of Captured 'American Military Dog'

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The video seems to mark the first time a canine has been used in a prisoner of war video. The Pentagon said U.S. forces lost a working dog in December.

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Sony Will Shed 5,000 Jobs And Its PC Business

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The embattled entertainment and electronics company also said it had annual loss of $1 billion. Analysts fear the restructuring may be too little too late for the company.

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Lawmaker Says Snowden Leaks Will Cost Country 'Billions To Repair'

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

During a classified briefing, the lawmakers were told most of the information taken by Edward Snowden had nothing to do with U.S. surveillance programs. Instead, his leaks "specifically [work] to compromise the military capability and defense of the country."

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U.S. Warns Airlines Over Potential Explosives In Toothpaste Tubes

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Officials said they issued the warning for Russian-bound planes out of an abundance of caution. A Homeland Security official said the warning was borne out of new intelligence.

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Antitrust Settlement With EU Calls For Google To Tweak Results

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

In Europe, Google will now show results from its competitors. The agreement allows the search giant to dodge billions in fines.

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White House Says There Are No Plans To Bail Out Puerto Rico

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

The island's credit rating was pushed to junk territory on Tuesday. The downgrade could affect Puerto Rico's bond offerings.

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Look Ma, No Cables: Flea Cops To Playing Air Bass At The Super Bowl

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

The Red Hot Chili Peppers played to a track, but the vocals were live, the band's bassist admitted. Internet sleuths started questioning the performance, when they noticed the band's instruments weren't plugged in.

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Obama Secures Funding To Help Connect Students To Internet

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Apple, Microsoft, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint pledged $750 million in equipment and services. Obama said this is part of an initiative that seeks to connect almost all American students to high speed Internet within five years.

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Navy Investigating Alleged Cheating By Nuclear Trainees

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

The cheating did not involve trainees working with nuclear weapons, so the scandal is not comparable to the one rocking the Air Force.

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Curiosity Update: NASA Mulls Sending The Rover Over A Sand Dune

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Other rovers have gotten stuck in similar terrains, so this is a delicate operation for the Mini-Cooper-sized vehicle.

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U.S. Ambassador To Russia Will Resign After Olympics

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Michael McFaul led the Obama administration's so-called "reset" of diplomatic relations with the country over the past five years. He says he is leaving to reunite with his family in California.

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Tech Companies Release Details On Surveillance Data

Monday, February 03, 2014

Google, Yahoo and others said they received thousands of secret-court-approved government requests for their users' content. The companies said only a small percentage of their users were affected by the requests.

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Senators Say John Kerry Admits Obama's Syria Policy Is Failing

Monday, February 03, 2014

The al-Qaida problem is growing and the removal of chemical weapons is being slow-rolled, the senators said the secretary of state told them.

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U.S. One Step Closer To Future Where Cars Talk To Each Other

Monday, February 03, 2014

The technology, the Department of Transportation says, could mitigate 70 to 80 percent of accidents. The agency is not talking about self-driving cars; instead it's talking about a system that alerts drivers to dangers.

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WATCH: A Toddler Moved To Tears By Pop Song

Monday, February 03, 2014

In a viral video, a dad captures the first time his 4-year-old is moved by a piece of music.

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Yellen Becomes Fed Chair, And Bernanke Heads To Think Tank

Monday, February 03, 2014

Ben Bernanke, who saw the country through a recovery from the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, will join Brookings' Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy.

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Obama To Nominate Vice Adm. Michael Rogers As NSA Chief

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Rogers, the current head of U.S. Cyber Command, is a cryptologist by trade. If confirmed, he'll take over the spy agency at a crucial time in its history, when its activities have come under close public scrutiny.

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