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China Says It Has Arrested 15,000 People for Cybercrimes

August 27, 2015 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Authorities launched a six-month special operation to clean the Internet in July, but some of the cases date back as far as December.


Abandoned Chicago Railway Reborn as Commuter Corridor

August 27, 2015 7:15 am | by Jason Keyser, Associated Press | News | Comments

On an abandoned Chicago railway line cutting between the treetops, bike commuters zip by walkers and joggers, all traversing a ribbon of concrete undulating through a lush landscape where clattering freight cars once ferried everything from coal to furniture.


Obama Sheds Summer Curse, Just in Time for Daunting Fall

August 27, 2015 7:00 am | by Julie Pace, AP White House Correspondent | News | Comments

President Barack Obama may have finally shed his summer curse - just in time for a daunting fall.


Rival Koreas Masters at Pulling Back From the Brink

August 25, 2015 8:15 am | by Foster Klug and Hung-Jin Kim, Associated Press | News | Comments

Skepticism over success abounds, but the rivals have proven time and again over the decades their mastery at pulling back from the brink.


Sierra Leone Releases Its Last Known Ebola Patient

August 25, 2015 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Health authorities in Sierra Leone have released the country's last known Ebola patient from the hospital.


Netflix Facing Protests Over DVD-Less Baby Benefit Policy

August 25, 2015 7:45 am | by Michael Liedtke, Associated Press | News | Comments

Netflix is getting jeered for excluding the employees in its DVD-by-mail service from a recently introduced benefit that gives up to a year of paid leave to most of its workers after the birth or adoption of a baby.


EPA Downplays Dangers of Mine Spill, But Concerns Linger

August 25, 2015 7:30 am | by Matthew Brown, Associated Press | News | Comments

More than two weeks after a mine spill fouled waterways in several Western states, officials expressed concern Thursday over the long-term effects of contaminated river bottoms as the federal agency that triggered the accident downplayed the dangers.


New Tools, New Complications in Fight to Keep Cities Safe

August 25, 2015 7:15 am | by Tim Sullivan, Associated Press | News | Comments

For generations, the world's cities have struggled to keep themselves safe.


Authorities Give Confusing Statements in Bangkok Bomb Probe

August 25, 2015 7:00 am | by Nattasuda Anusonadisai and Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press | News | Comments

Thai police said Thursday they have cleared two suspects in the bombing of a Bangkok shrine after one of them turned himself in and said he was a tour guide and the other was a Chinese tourist.


U.S. Seed Plan Aims to Protect Land after Natural Disasters

August 20, 2015 8:15 am | by Keith Ridler, Associated Press | News | Comments

Federal authorities announced a plan Monday to produce massive quantities of seeds from native plants that can be quickly planted to help land recover from natural disasters such as wildfires and hurricanes.


Officials Promise to Work Together on Hudson River Tunnel

August 20, 2015 8:00 am | by David Porter and David Klepper, Associated Press | News | Comments

The meeting was notable for the nonattendance of Cuomo, a major stakeholder in the proposed project to build a second tunnel, add track capacity and expand New York's Penn Station. 


Hackers: We've Exposed Millions Who Use Cheating Website

August 20, 2015 7:45 am | by Raphael Satter, Associated Press | News | Comments

Hackers claim to have exposed data on millions of spouses who signed up to the cheating website Ashley Madison.


Asia's 'Infrastructure Gap' Threatens to Hamper Growth

August 20, 2015 7:30 am | by Teresa Cerojano and Joe McDonald, Associated Press | News | Comments

Looking out at bumper-to-bumper Monday morning traffic crawling along the Philippine capital's main avenue, taxi driver Ranilo Banez shook his head in frustration.


'Next Gen Stats' Offers New Insights for NFL Coaches

August 20, 2015 7:15 am | by Noah Trister, AP Sports Writer | News | Comments

As Richard Sherman sprints side-by-side with Calvin Johnson, who is running faster? When Luke Kuechly collides with DeMarco Murray, who has more momentum? And which NFL players run slower in the fourth quarter than they did at the start of the game?


Amazon's Data-Driven Approach Becoming More Common

August 20, 2015 7:00 am | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Amazon isn't the only company that is using data on employees to improve productivity.



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