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Hillary Clinton Warns of the Dangers of Fake News

Dec 10
Following her defeat in the recent presidential election, Hillary Clinton issued a warning about the threat of fake news.

Scientists Develop Robotic Hand for People With Quadriplegia

By Frank Jordans | Dec 10
Scientists have developed a mind-controlled robotic hand that allows people with certain types of spinal injuries to perform everyday tasks such as using a fork or drinking from a cup.

Mindful of Amazon, Malls Take the Santa Experience High Tech

By Joseph Pisani | Dec 10
The Santa experience has gotten a makeover as many malls install shows and games they hope will lure shoppers who are buying more online.

Rhode Island School of Design Works With NASA on Mars Suit

By Jennifer McDermott | Dec 10
When scientists are trying to figure out how to live in near-isolation in a dome to simulate a Mars mission, the last thing they'll need is an ill-fitting space suit. So one of the nation's top design schools has come to the rescue.

Japan Launches Much-Needed Supplies to Space Station

By Marcia Dunn | Dec 10
A Japanese capsule has been launched with much-needed supplies to the International Space Station.

Spread by Trade and Climate, Bugs Butcher America's Forests

By Michael Casey and Patrick Whittle | Dec 9
Aided by global trade, warming climate and drought-weakened trees, tree-killing invaders have become one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in the United States.

Google Hits Renewable Energy Goal in Quest to Pare Pollution

By Michael Liedtke | Dec 9
Google is crossing a milestone in its quest to reduce pollution caused by its digital services that devour massive amounts of electricity.

Panel Urges Better Cybersecurity to President-Elect Trump

By Tami Abdollah and Darlene Superville | Dec 8
A presidential commission made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.

Many Smartphone Health Apps Don't Flag Danger, Says Review

By Mike Stobbe | Dec 8
Don't count on smartphone health apps in an emergency: A review shows many don't warn when you're in danger.

6 Ways to Manage Phone Charges During International Travel

By Anick Jesdanun | Dec 8
You might find some of these steps annoying, but they're surely less painful than an unexpected data bill. Start planning well before you leave.

Gamers Convention to Stay in Indianapolis Despite LGBT Rights Flack

By Brian Slodysko | Dec 7
A massive video game convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during an intense public debate over LGBT rights announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract that will keep the event in the city through 2021.

Fake News Blamed for Gunman's Bizarre Pizzeria Attack

Dec 6
A man who said he was investigating a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a pizza place fired an assault rifle inside the Washington, D.C., restaurant on Sunday injuring no one, police and news reports said.

Plans to Restore NASA Mission Control Room Remain in Limbo

Dec 6
Plans to restore the NASA mission control room that served as the nerve center for the Apollo missions, when man first reached the moon, have been discussed for more than 20 years.

German Parliament Chief to OK Probe of WikiLeaks Documents

Dec 5
The speaker of the German Parliament is planning to approve a criminal investigation into the leak of confidential documents relating to U.S. intelligence activities in the country.

Niagara Falls Gets $4M Lighting Makeover; LEDs Brighten View

Dec 5
A $4 million lighting makeover promises to dial up the wow factor of Niagara Falls at night.

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