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Fraud Probe in Polygamous Town Aided by Surveillance Video

By Brady McCombs | Apr 29
Investigators took aerial videos and installed surveillance cameras at a polygamous town's general store to gather evidence in a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud case, prosecutors revealed Wednesday.

FBI Says It Won't Disclose How It Accessed Locked Phone

By Eric Tucker | Apr 28
The FBI said Wednesday that it will not publicly disclose the method that allowed it to access a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, saying it lacks enough "technical information" about the software vulnerability that was exploited.

Are Clinton Supporters Using Porn to Remove Pro-Sanders' Facebook Pages?

Apr 27
A number of pro-Bernie Sanders Facebook pages have been deleted from the social media site because they were flooded with pornographic images - an act some are blaming on Hillary Clinton supporters.

SD City's Schools Unblocking LGBT Resource Websites

Apr 27
The Sioux Falls School District is unblocking student access to LGBT resource websites after some students complained and equal rights officials weighed in on the matter.

California Jurors Misusing the Internet Could Face Fines

By Sudhin Thanawala | Apr 27
California legislation supported by state court officials would authorize judges in some counties to fine jurors up to $1,500 for social media and Internet use violations.

Turner, Criterion Collection Launch Movie-Streaming Service

Apr 26
Turner Broadcasting and the Criterion Collection are teaming up to launch a movie-streaming TV service to cater to arthouse aficionados.

Solar Plane Pilots Say Trip Was Also Test of Human Endurance

By Olga R. Rodriguez | Apr 26
The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.

Pricing Goods in an Era of Web Shopping

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 25
Stores still can't seem to wean shoppers off profit-busting discounts. It's a big challenge as shoppers find it easy to grab lower prices by simply checking on their mobile phones.

Dubai Wants 25 Percent of All Car Trips Driverless by 2030

Apr 25
Dubai, already home to the world's tallest building, is looking to get ahead by getting out of the driver's seat.

Ready, Set, Think! Mind-Controlled Drones Race to the Future

By Jason Dearen | Apr 24
Wearing black headsets with tentacle-like sensors stretched over their foreheads, the competitors stare at cubes floating on computer screens as their small white drones prepare for takeoff.

Amazon Wins $30M Contract to Sell E-books to NYC Schools

Apr 23 Inc. has won a $30 million contract to sell digital textbooks to New York City's public schools.

Lithuania Govt Websites Hit by Cyberattacks for 3rd Time

Apr 23
Lithuanian officials say government websites have been hit by cyberattacks for the third time this month.

How to Fight Back Against Mobile Spying

Apr 23
On Sunday's "60 Minutes," a group of hackers demonstrated just how easy it is to gain access to a camera on a cellphone.

Philippine Voter Data Hacked but Polls to Go Ahead

By Teresa Cerojano | Apr 22
The hacking of a Philippine election database may have exposed the personal information of all 55 million registered voters, but will not undermine May 9 national elections.

New Vistas Open Up At Small Businesses That Use Drones

By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Apr 21
That drone flying around a suburban house might not belong to a wannabe pilot - it may be a tool that's become indispensable for a small business.

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