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Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 01:03 PM PST

Google Lab Believes in Internet-Beaming Balloons

Google Lab Believes in Internet-Beaming Balloons

An eccentric laboratory spun out of Google believes it has discovered a way to bring remote parts of the world online more quickly with a smaller fleet of internet-beaming balloons than it previously thought.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 07:19 AM PST

Guns for the Mentally Ill? Sort Of.

Guns for the Mentally Ill? Sort Of.

Scott McGrew explains a congressional order that - on its face – seems not to make sense to many Americans.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 12:29 PM PST

New Warning of Potential Yahoo Email Account Breach

New Warning of Potential Yahoo Email Account Breach

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

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 07:39 AM PST

Young Adults More Likely Than Teens to Text and Drive: Study

Young Adults More Likely Than Teens to Text and Drive: Study

A new study by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety confirmed that millennials can’t seem to put down their cellphones, even when they’re behind the wheel. After surveying over 2,500 Americans, AAA concluded that...

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 06:57 PM PST

Clinton's Campaign Manager Discusses E-Mail Leaks

Clinton's Campaign Manager Discusses E-Mail Leaks

Hillary Clinton's campaign manager is in the Bay Area for a cyber security conference.

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 06:45 PM PST

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

The next big app may come from Apple's upcoming show featuring an "escalator pitch," a celebrity panel and some of Silicon Valley's heavy hitters.

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 09:05 AM PST

Inside the Flynn Controversy

Inside the Flynn Controversy

The White House deals with its first shakeup: National Security Advisor Mike Flynn is out after he was accused of lying about his contact with Russia. But does the White House have a bigger Russian problem? Scott McGrew takes a look at the 26th day of the Trump presidency.

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 08:02 AM PST

Keith Morrison Is a New Guest Voice on Waze App

Keith Morrison Is a New Guest Voice on Waze App

Keith Morrison and Waze have a special Valentine's Day present for fans of NBC's "Dateline," which is turning 25. Morrison is a limited-edition voice guide on the traffic navigation app starting Feb. 14,...

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 01:33 AM PST

Toshiba Chairman Resigns as Company Reports Huge Nuke Loss

Toshiba Chairman Resigns as Company Reports Huge Nuke Loss

Japanese electronics and energy giant Toshiba Corp. says its chairman is resigning to take responsibility for problems that will result in a 713 billion yen ($6.3 billion) loss in its nuclear business. Toshiba...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 09:47 AM PST

New White House Spokesman Parrots Trump

New White House Spokesman Parrots Trump

Stephen Miller makes the round of the Sunday morning news shows claiming widspread voter fraud and the supremacy of the presidency. Scott McGrew reports.

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