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Gadget Lab Podcast: Taking a Long, Hard Look at Microsoft's New Surface Tablet

I don't want a laptop. I don't want a tablet. I want a tablet-shaped laptop-looking thing with a snap-on keyboard and a kickstand and a 3:2 screen …

'Tile,' The Gadget That Makes Sure You Never Lose Anything Ever Again, Is Now On Sale To The Public

Imagine tapping into a large group of strangers to help you track down a stolen bike.<p>After months of hype, a company called Tile has this week started shipping a device that can help you do just that. (You can buy Tiles here.)<p>Just attach the $25 device to an object, and your smartphone will find it …

Startups

Arrests in deadly Turkish mine fire

Four people have been arrested in connection with last week's coal mine fire in Soma, Turkey, that killed 301 miners, the country's semiofficial Anadolu news agency reported.<p>Soma Coal Mining Company operating manager Akin Celik, engineers Yalcin Erdogan and Ertan Ersoy, and security chief Yasin …

British-born Boko Haram 'ringleader' was 'radicalised at UK university'

Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, arrested on suspicion of carrying out bomb attacks in Nigeria, threatened to cut off hands of non-believers while living in Britain<p>A British-born "ringleader" of the Islamist group responsible for the kidnapping of hundreds of school girls in Nigeria was radicalised while …

Fatal floods in Serbia and Bosnia force tens of thousands to flee their homes

At least 20 people dead and more bodies could be found after three months' worth of rain falls on Balkans region in three days<p>Record flooding in the Balkans has left least 20 people dead in Serbia and Bosnia and is forcing tens of thousands to flee their homes.<p>Meteorologists say the flooding is the …

Pet Treat Mystery: More Dogs Dead, 3 People Sick, FDA Says

Pet jerky treats, mostly imported from China, are now linked to more than 1,000 deaths in dogs, more than 4,800 complaints about animal illness, and, for the first time, sickness in three people who ate the products, federal health officials said Friday.<p>But Food and Drug Administration officials …

Pets

Gallup seeks fixes after 2012 miss

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Eighteen months after the Gallup Organization incorrectly showed Mitt Romney leading President Barack Obama on the eve of the 2012 presidential election, the legendary but embattled polling firm unveiled additional research aimed at fine-tuning their methodology before the 2016 …

Judge blocks force-feeding of Guantanamo prisoner

In an unprecedented ruling, a federal judge has temporarily blocked the U.S. military from force-feeding a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay who has been on hunger strike.<p>U.S. District Court Judge Gladys Kessler issued an order Friday afternoon preventing the military from force-feeding Syrian national …

We rank the greatest Saturday Night Live cast members of all time: http://tvgd.co/NDI8sE Who's your favorite?

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Broadcast TV viewers in U.S. to see more dramas next season | Reuters

(Reuters) - Viewers may be laughing a lot less when they turn on their televisions this fall, as the major U.S. broadcasters are loading up their schedules with dramas in an effort to lure some defecting viewers back from cable.<p>For the first time since 1985, CBS replaced the 9 p.m. Monday night …

Michael Weatherly Signs New NCIS Deal

Michael Weatherly<p>Michael Weatherly has signed a new two-year deal to stay on <i>NCIS</i>, Deadline.com reports.<p>Weatherly's agreement, which also includes an …

FX and FXX Set Summer Premiere Dates for The Strain, The Bridge and More

Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro<p>FX and FXX announced their summer premiere dates for new and returning shows, including Guillermo del Toro's <i>The Strain</i>.<p>Based …

FX Sets Premiere Dates for The Strain, The Bridge, Tyrant, and More

After spending months working on our garlic garden, we finally know when we'll need to use it. FX has announced a premiere date for the …

Texas drama teacher married 16-year-old in Las Vegas: cops

Exit, pursued by a cop.<p>A Houston-area drama teacher is retreating from the limelight in handcuffs after cops discovered he had married a 16-year-old …

Crime

Book Review: Craft Cocktails at Home

As food has evolved beyond grilled steaks and baked potatoes, so have cocktails. It’s now common to see bar menus stuffed with cocktails that involve …

Beyond the glitz: Las Vegas draws in tourists with its growing art scene

Neon lights aren't the only bold colors in Las Vegas.<p>Today, due to a thriving art community and growing number of museums and galleries showcasing a wide range of styles and mediums, Sin City is becoming an internationally acclaimed art town.<p>"We get customers from all over the world now," said Jana …

New York New York casino in Las Vegas. It was one of the last casinos in my collection before leaving for the east coast.

Google Glass evaluated at about $80 in parts - does it really matter?

Great news for anyone waiting for an official retail release of Google Glass, it shouldn’t cost you $1500. According to a recent teardown, TechInsights says the value of physical parts to build Google Glass is a mere $79.78.<p>Let us get things straight right away, we’re talking about the cost for the …

Google Glass

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What The Hell Golden Nugget Spa?

Vegas trips are synonymous with many things. One such thing, at least for this girl, are trips to the spa. Not an incredibly unique pastime, granted, …

Q+A: MGM Resorts chief Jim Murren talks more parks on the Strip, pro sports team for new arena

The Park Artist Renderings<p>Fast on the heels of MGM Chairman and CEO Jim Murren’s revelations Monday morning about the new Park and arena expanding …

Utah Mom Accused of Killing Six Babies Hit With Murder Charges

PROVO, Utah — Prosecutors have filed six first-degree murder charges against a Utah woman accused of killing six babies after giving birth to them, and keeping their bodies in boxes in her garage.<p>The charges were filed Monday morning shortly before 39-year-old Megan Huntsman appeared in court for …

Pregnancy

Target's New CIO Is Former Homeland Security Tech Adviser

Target, whose data breach late last year compromised the accounts of up to 110 million customers, has hired a new CIO who used to be a tech adviser …

Donald Sterling suspended for life, fined $2.5 million by NBA for racist remarks

The new NBA commissioner came down on the Los Angeles Clippers owner on Tuesday, banning him "for life," fining him $2.5 million and beginning the process to forcibly sell the team.<p>Donald Sterling will be suspended for life from the NBA and fined $2.5 million as part of a punishment levied by …