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Woman accused of stealing from online dating matches has long history of fraud, officials say

A woman accused of "capitalizing on her physical attraction" to steal the identities of people she met on dating and home rental websites will face a judge Wednesday after she was arrested at a luxury hotel in Santa Barbara, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.<p>Maria Christina …

Crime

Elon Musk's SpaceX lands reusable rocket on barge for second time

SpaceX landed a rocket on a robotic ocean barge on Friday, the second marine landing for the private aerospace company and the third successful use of a reusable rocket.<p>SpaceX mission could herald new era of reusable rockets<p>Read more<p>A live broadcast showed the first-stage booster touch down …

Space Travel

Security Entrepreneur Nico Sell: 'Apple Helps the Government All the Time' | Inc.com

On Thursday, at the Collision Conference in New Orleans, Nico Sell took the stage wearing thick, dark, shades -- a measure, she says, for reducing her digital footprint and keeping her family safe.<p>Sell is the co-founder of Wickr, a company she boasts as the only encrypted messaging service that has …

Privacy

Strangely in sync: Scientists solve 350-year-old pendulum clock mystery

The 350-year-old mystery of why pendulum clocks hanging from the same wall can influence each other and synchronize over time may hold even more secrets than previously thought, researchers say.<p>Solving this mystery could shed light on puzzling aspects of a variety of synchronized behaviors, such as …

Physics

Vietnam Seizes Chinese Ship for 'Illegal' Entry in South China Sea

BEIJING — Vietnam detained a Chinese ship for “illegally” entering its waters, state media reported, amid continued territorial tensions in the South China Sea.<p>The vessel was “carrying three Chinese sailors and 100,000 liters of oil [26,000 gallons] without clear origin” and it “illegally entered …

China

With Growing Investments, China's Influence In Autos Is Expanding

Made in China.<p>You can see those words stamped on countless consumer products — electronics, clothes, but not cars. For the first time on a mass scale, a car built in China will be on sale in the United States — the Buick Envision.<p>China is the largest car market in the world. Chinese shoppers easily …

China

DIY Dino Egg Oatmeal: Find Your Inner-Child (& the Hidden Dinosaurs)

My name is Riddley and I have a confession. It’s terrible, horrible confession: From the ages of 8 to 14, I seldom (really, never) ate breakfast. There was nary an egg, a piece of toast, or fruit in sight. I have no reason besides laziness.<p>There was, however, one breakfast worth setting an alarm …

Breakfast

Spike Lee calls for diversity as he accepts honorary Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Spike Lee told an audience of entertainment luminaries that it's easier for a black person to become President of the United …

Entertainment

Review: The Logi Circle Will Keep You Connected to Your Home Even When Away

The Logi Circle, a home monitoring camera, is one of the first products Logitech is selling under its new Logi brand, which it's using for devices that are part of the Internet of Things. The Logi Circle is a palm-sized connected camera designed to let its users monitor their home and interact with …

Home Security

Life after 'The Daily Show': Jon Stewart grows a beard and becomes Farmer Jon

After 16 years of hosting <i>The Daily Show</i>, no one can blame Jon Stewart for disappearing to get some much needed R&R.<p>The best way to do it?<p>Being …

273,000 union workers face pension cuts

Pension benefits for retirees used to be untouchable, but thousands of former workers are being told that their monthly checks could take a hit.<p>One of the largest pension funds in the country says it needs to cut benefits for 273,000 current and future retirees.<p>If the cuts aren't made, the Central …

Retirement

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Subway is suspending its relationship with spokesman Jared Fogle.</b> Federal authorities raided Fogle's home Tuesday morning in connection with a child pornography investigation.<p><b>2. Google is facing increasing pressure to extend "right to be forgotten" to US users.</b> A US privacy group is arguing that …

Here's Everything J.K. Rowling Has Revealed About Harry Potter in 2015 So Far

In 2011, J.K. Rowling promised fans she’d be bringing them a unique experience with her fansite Pottermore. “I’ll be sharing additional information …

What Nintendo's Mobile Mario Announcement Means For The Video Game Industry

The latest news out of Nintendo is pretty earth-shattering as far as these things go.<p>The video game giant is partnering with DeNA, a Japanese mobile gaming company, to bring its iconic IP to “smart devices.”<p>DeNA operates the Mobage platform as well as various other online gaming and social media …

Retrogaming

There's A Mountain Of Evidence Linking Russia To The Downing Of The Malaysia Airliner

About 40 miles from Donetsk in pro-Russian held territory, the flight carrying 298 passengers and crew was brought down on Thursday, killing everyone on board. The U.S. believes it was likely shot down by an SA-11 missile fired from a Buk surface-to-air missile system.<p>While a full investigation of …

Scene of the Crime: An 11-year-girl shot dead at sleepover

Chicago police officers and detectives investigate a shooting at the 3900 block of West Gladys Avenue. A 11-year-old girl was shot and taken to Mt. Sinai Medical Center. She later died from her injuries.<p>'Some get a kick outta hearing the gun go off'<p>Ambulances from one West Side shooting flew by the …

MIT Offers Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Course for Free Online

It’s not unusual for colleges with large open-source programs to put out a number of courses free for the world to browse through online. In the past …