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Growing problem: Pot lights give ham radio operators a buzz
Ham radio operators say their frequencies are increasingly getting a harsh buzz from a component of the indoor lamps used to...
Report: Uber exec out after failing to disclose allegation
Amit Singhal, formerly senior vice president of engineering at Uber, has left the company because he reportedly failed to...
SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year
SpaceX says it will fly two people to the moon next year
Study finds peculiar tie between warm climate, slow snowmelt
Global warming could mean that mountain snow melts at a slower pace _ a peculiar finding that might be bad news for the West...
Cause of most US wildfires traced to people, study finds
A new study finds that five out of six U.S. wildfires are caused by people, not lightning
Study: Less pollution in New Jersey streams, but more salt
A new study shows less pollution in most New Jersey streams, but salt levels rising in some places
Supreme Court skeptical of sex offender social media ban
The Supreme Court is signaling it could strike down a North Carolina law that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook,...
AT&T-Time Warner deal may have easier path to approval
AT&T's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner may have an easier time getting approved after the chief telecommunications...
Buffett's bite of Apple even bigger than thought
Warren Buffett says he's investing heavily in Apple, believing that once consumers begin using the company's products they...
Chatting robots and music: fun gadgets on show in Barcelona
Here's a glimpse of some of the gadgets and apps displayed by start-up companies this week at the Mobile World Congress in...
The dirty dozen: UN issues list of 12 most worrying bacteria
The World Health Organization has issued a list of the top dozen bacteria most dangerous to humans, warning that doctors are...
The Latest: Buffett says $143B Unilever talks soured quickly
Warren Buffett says the proposed $143 billion offer to acquire Unilever that his company was part of was abandoned quickly...
Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases tablets instead
Samsung's product showcase is notable for what's missing: a new flagship phone
Rings in stomach could be key to telling lobsters' ages
Researchers are testing a technique they say could determine the age of lobsters
Aquarium of Niagara expanding to protect threatened penguins
A Niagara Falls aquarium is expanding so it can breed and protect the threatened Humboldt penguin
New LG phone influenced by Samsung's Note 7 troubles
The fiasco with Samsung's fire-prone Note 7 phone has influenced the design of rival LG's next smartphone
Thorny skate will not be added to endangered species list
The federal government says the thorny skate will not be listed under the Endangered Species Act
Malaysia says airport safe, autopsy shows nerve agent effect
Malaysia's health minister says autopsy results suggested a nerve agent caused "very serious paralysis" that killed the...
AP Explains: What chemical weapons N. Korea possesses
AP Explains: What chemical weapons N. Korea possesses
New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected Pinelands
New Jersey environmental regulators have approved a plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest...
NASA weighing risk of adding crew to megarocket's 1st flight
NASA is weighing the risk of adding astronauts to the first flight of its new megarocket
Nigerian kidnappers demand $200,000 for German scientists
A worker at a Nigerian excavation site says kidnappers are demanding a ransom of 60 million naira (about $200,000) for a...
The Latest: Hotly contested Pinelands pipeline approved
New Jersey regulators have approved a measure allowing a natural gas pipeline to run through the federally protected...
Obama science adviser rejoins climate-change think tank
President Barack Obama's top science adviser has rejoined the Massachusetts-based climate science organization he led before...
Banned chemical weapon VX is potent killer that lingers
The banned chemical weapon VX blamed for the death of the North Korean leader's half brother is considered by some experts to...
India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges
Police say they have arrested the director of an Indian company that said it was selling the world's cheapest smartphone on...
Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving car theft
A self-driving car company founded by Google is accusing a former top engineer of stealing pivotal technology that is...
Study: Global warming is shrinking river vital to 40M people
Scientists say global warming is shrinking the most important waterway in the American Southwest and could reduce the flow by...
Bouncing baby bongo shows its stripes at Los Angeles Zoo
A rare baby bongo has made its debut at the Los Angeles Zoo
Former tech CEO gets prison in US after self-exile in Africa
A wealthy former CEO who dodged securities fraud charges for a decade by fleeing to Africa has been sentenced in New York...