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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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U.S. Will Seek Death Penalty In Boston Bombing Case

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, prosecutors argue, committed the offenses in a "heinous, cruel and depraved manner." They say he betrayed his country and showed no remorse, and that's why they're seeking the death penalty.

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Snowy Owl That Enchanted D.C. Is Hit By A Bus

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Police took the bird to the National Zoo where she was treated for her injuries. Snowy owls normally live in the Arctic, but every few winters they venture south in search of food.

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New York City Agrees To Reform Stop-And-Frisk Tactics

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Making good on a campaign promise, Mayor Bill de Blasio will no longer appeal a ruling that found the program violated the civil rights of thousands of black and Latino residents.

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Justice Dept. Seeks To Expand Clemency For Some Drug Offenders

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Deputy Attorney General James Cole asked lawyers to make their clients aware of new clemency opportunities. By commuting sentences, the Obama administration is trying to correct the different treatment given to crack-cocaine and powder-cocaine offenses.

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At GOP Retreat, House Members Regroup On Immigration

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Speaker John Boehner of Ohio is expected to present fellow Republicans with a one-sheet document that lays out principles for rewriting immigration laws. His caucus is split on the issue, so it's unclear whether he has the support to move forward with legislation.

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Colo. Man Files First Challenge To Surveillance Law

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

The suit is the first direct challenge to the FISA Amendments Act, the statute the government relies on to collect international communications in bulk.

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