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With Boeing, SpaceX contracts, American spaceflight downshifts | Jon Talton
It's one small step for a space program that has taken so many giant leaps backward.
Sep 18, 2014 | 8:18 AM
Apple iOS 8 software bug affects health apps
NEW YORK (AP) — A bug in Apple's new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps that use a highly touted feature for keeping track of fitness and health data. HealthKit is supposed to create a central repository for...
Sep 18, 2014 | 8:18 AM
Alibaba post-IPO structure gives insiders control
Control over Alibaba Group will stay in the hands of founder Jack Ma and other company veterans after the Chinese e-commerce giant goes public on the New York Stock Exchange in a record busting share sale.
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
Drag queens dress down Facebook over names
San Francisco drag queens are sparring with Facebook over its policy requiring people to use their real names, rather than drag names such as Pollo Del Mar and Heklina. But the world's biggest social network is not budging from its rules.
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
How the Dow Jones industrial average did Wednesday
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market rose Wednesday after the Federal Reserve told investors to expect low interest rates for a while yet, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to a record high. The Fed statement put to rest an anxious waiting game...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
Online sleuths aid probe into gay couple's beating
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police searching for a group of people suspected in the beating of a gay couple got an outpouring of help from Twitter and Facebook users, who located a photo of the clean-cut young men and women at a restaurant and helped match...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
Experts want restrictions on testosterone drug use
The panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers voted 20-1 that prescribing language on blockbuster testosterone treatments should be revised to make clear they have not been shown to reverse common aging issues like low libido, fatigue and...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
The latest quirky treasures from Second Use, Sept. 17, 2014
Our latest installment from Second Use includes items from the recently demolished Arbor Heights Elementary School, seat backs from Safeco Field, torsos from Victoria's Secret and the manual versions of many implements that generally come with cords...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
Senate: China hacked military contractor networks
WASHINGTON (AP) — China's military hacked into computer networks of civilian transportation companies hired by the Pentagon at least nine times, breaking into computers aboard a commercial ship, targeting logistics companies and uploading malicious...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM
Taxi group seeks to stop Uber, Lyft in New Mexico
The Public Regulation Commission which regulates taxis and limos previously ruled that Lyft and Uber were in violation of state law. The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1spRRjo) that a PRC hearing officer is considering whether the...
Sep 18, 2014 | 7:18 AM