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Leonid meteor shower to peak this weekend

Thu, 2017-11-16 15:12

The peak of the Leonid meteor shower— an annual mid-November treat — will be visible across the night sky late Friday night and early Saturday morning.

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Scientists don't know where all this extra antimatter came from

Thu, 2017-11-16 13:58

A new study says dark matter might have something to do with it. Video provided by Newsy

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These are the best cameras of 2017

Thu, 2017-11-16 13:55

Looking for a new camera? These are the very best we tested this year.

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OnePlus 5T ($499) is capable iPhone rival at half the price

Thu, 2017-11-16 12:01

A good new smartphone does not need to cost you $1000.

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These are 2017's most popular TVs—which one should you buy?

Thu, 2017-11-16 11:18

Value abounds—but there can only be one

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How to use Samsung's 'activewash' washing machine

Thu, 2017-11-16 10:12

This machine has a convenient washboard built in, to enable users to scrub out stains.

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I’ve been baking for years—and this is my secret to perfect cookies

Thu, 2017-11-16 09:22

I’m a reformed cookie scoop skeptic

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Facebook, Google, Twitter and media outlets fight hoaxes with 'trust indicators'

Thu, 2017-11-16 08:18

Facebook, Google, Twitter and several media outlets iplan to begin using "Trust Indicators" to help assure users of the reliability of their content.

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Google Doodle honors Nigerian author Chinua Achebe

Thu, 2017-11-16 08:05

He's considered one of the most important writers of the modern era.

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Are 2017's Black Friday deals really as amazing as retailers claim?

Thu, 2017-11-16 06:09

Are the 2017 Black Friday deals at Target, Best Buy, Walmart, Home Depot and Macy's actually saving you money? We investigated their advertised sales for 2017.

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Twitter verification purge: White nationalists among those accounts that lose blue checkmark

Wed, 2017-11-15 20:16

White nationalist Richard Spencer and Charlottesville rally organizer Jason Kessler are among the Twitter accounts that lost their verified status.

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Shooting stars abound during the Leonid meteor shower

Wed, 2017-11-15 18:16

Prepare for plenty of shooting stars in the night sky during the Leonid meteor shower. They will appear to come from the constellation Leo the Lion in the east. And this year, it coincides with a New Moon.

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Google Docs is up and running again. Get back to work.

Wed, 2017-11-15 17:44

The free Web-based writing program was down for about an hour.

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Elon Musk's SpaceX launch is a secret government mission

Wed, 2017-11-15 17:29

A new, Falcon 9 rocket will lift off from Kennedy Space Center.

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How to find hard-to-get, out-of-stock gifts without getting ripped off

Wed, 2017-11-15 16:47

Some must-have items are already out of stock across the board, with waits for new arrivals a month or more away.

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How to get sold-out toys and gadgets

Wed, 2017-11-15 16:38

Columnist Jennifer Jolly shares her secret to finding out-of-stock and hard to find holiday gifts.

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Massive Antarctic iceberg the size of Delaware slowly on the move as scientists get up-close view

Wed, 2017-11-15 15:42

The massive iceberg has only moved about 15 miles at its southern edge, while its northern edge remains much closer to the Larsen C ice shelf.

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Sexual harassment: This site would let employees bypass HR, go straight to CEO

Wed, 2017-11-15 15:23

AllVoices aims to get to CEO without HR filters

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Hello, neighbor! Nearby planet could support life

Wed, 2017-11-15 15:20

An Earth-sized planet has been discovered "only" 11 light-years from our solar system, astronomers announced in a study published Wednesday.

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Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson resigns from firm, takes leave from Tesla, SpaceX boards

Wed, 2017-11-15 15:13

Steve Jurvetson, who is on leave from the boards of Tesla and SpaceX, was the subject of a sexual harassment probe at Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

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