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Amazon Resists Request for Echo Info in Arkansas Slaying

Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect’s Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven’t established that their investigation is more important…

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UPS Tests Delivery by Drone

UPS has tested delivering a package to a home by drone from one of its brown trucks. The test conducted Monday in Lithia, Fla., used a drone called HorseFly built…

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One Thing Congress Agrees on: Vaccines Work

A bipartisan group of lawmakers are stressing the need to highlight benefits of vaccines amid reports of local outbreaks of infectious diseases. “The science is clear: FDA-licensed vaccines are proven…

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Kim Dotcom Loses Latest Round in Extradition Saga

German internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has lost another legal round after the New Zealand High Court ruled that he and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the United…

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Kids With ADHD Have Some Smaller Brain Regions Than Normal

Children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder have several brain regions that are slightly smaller than usual, more evidence that the disorder should be considered a neurological condition, a new study says.…

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Yahoo Issues New Warning of Malicious Activity to Users

Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016. It’s the latest development in the internet company’s investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1…

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India Launches More Than 100 Satellites Into Orbit

India’s space agency said it successfully launched more than 100 foreign nano satellites into orbit Wednesday aboard a single rocket. The Indian Space Research Organization said the nano satellites —…

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Nano News: BGUSAT Launch Set for Wednesday

BGUSAT, Israeli academia’s first nanosatellite, is ready for its launching into space on Wednesday, to conduct Ben-Gurion University of the Negev scientific missions. It’s the result of a five-year joint…

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