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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 12:29 PM CST

NASA Astronaut May Become Oldest Woman in Space

NASA Astronaut May Become Oldest Woman in Space

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is on the verge of becoming the oldest woman in space, adding to her long list of barrier-breaking records.

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 06:30 AM CST

Thousands Attend Expo Looking for Latest Theme-Park Thrills

Thousands Attend Expo Looking for Latest Theme-Park Thrills

Tens of thousands of people in the theme-park industry have made their way to central Florida to see the latest in roller coasters, virtual reality technology and innovative food and drink products. The...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 06:40 PM CST

Russia Continues Hacking, Gathering Intelligence on US

Russia Continues Hacking, Gathering Intelligence on US

Russia has always placed a top priority on gathering as much intelligence as it can about American government officials, and the team now gathering around the new president-elect is no exception. In the...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 10:28 AM CST

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter says it's giving users more tools to combat abuse that's becoming more common on the social media platform. Users are getting more options for muting tweets they don't want to see, the company said in a...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 05:18 PM CST

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Ride-hailing service Lyft, the underdog rival to Uber, is getting rid of its iconic pink moustache logo and replacing it with something more useful -- beacons. The light-up beacons, which Lyft calls "amps," will...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 06:38 AM CST

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google's search engine highlighted an inaccurate story claiming that President-elect Donald Trump won the popular vote in last week's election, the latest example of bogus information spread by the internet's...

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 09:54 AM CST

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

The sturdy stools and spongy cushions made at a factory in upstate New York are formed with fungus. Ecovative Design is a business staking its growth on mycelium, the thread-like "roots" of mushrooms. The...

Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 06:51 AM CST

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Machine to Sell Video Glasses

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Machine to Sell Video Glasses

Snapchat has unveiled bright yellow vending machines that will sell its new line of video glasses. The machines, called Snapbots, feature a cartoon-like face and are topped with balloons. They'll sell Spectacle...

Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016 at 06:33 AM CST
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By Leah Li

Top Google Doodles

Since 1998, Google has created more than 2,000 colorful and imaginative doodles...View gallery

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Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 03:15 PM CST

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

The top U.S. counterintelligence official says secret government data is vulnerable to thieves, such as the National Security Agency insider accused of working undetected for 20 years to steal a large trove...

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