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Spider-Related Airbag Problems Force Toyota to Recall 870,000 Cars

Toyota announced yesterday that it's recalling 870,000 cars, in part because spiders are setting off their airbags.<p>As CNN explains, spider webs can …

Joe Biden: Gay marriage “the issue of our day”

<b>(AP)</b><p>Biden delivered his remarks in Iowa, in what could be the “unofficial kickoff of his third presidential campaign”<p>Katie McDonough<p>September 16, 2013 1:22pm (UTC)<p>Addressing an audience at an Iowa fundraiser on Sunday, Vice President Joe Biden called gay marriage "the issue of our day."<p>“A lot of …

Iran may put persian cat in space

Iran says it is considering sending a persian cat into space as the next animal astronaut after claiming it launched a monkey earlier this year.<p>The effort is part of Iranian ambitions to send a human into space by 2018, but questions have been raised about the reported successes of the country's …

A Scarier Bird Flu: CDC Chief Warns of Looming H7N9 Threat

An uncontainable virus, killer measles, and the plague top the list of the CDC’s worries. By Eliza Shapiro.<p>Be afraid. Be very afraid.<p>While the U.S. …

Yemen Child Marriage Law: Human Rights Minister Wants To Set Minimum Age At 18

Following reports that an 8-year-old girl in Yemen was killed after having intercourse with her 40-year-old husband, the nation's human rights minister is looking to pass a law banning child marriage.<p>Hooria Mashhoor asked Yemen's parliament to pass a law outlawing the practice, BBC reported. She …

Google Glass no Longer Requires Tethering Plan

The ‘Explorer Edition’ of Google Glass is very much in beta, as evidenced by a range of recent updates for the wearable device, the latest of which appears to have ended the need for a dedicated tethering plan to equip Glass with Internet access when away from a WiFi connection.<p>Engadget reports …

Shooting rampage at Navy Yard in D.C. leaves 13 dead

WASHINGTON — A civilian contractor and military veteran with a valid base entry pass went on a shooting rampage at a U.S. Navy command complex building Monday, killing 12 people before being shot dead himself, authorities said.<p>Aaron Alexis, 34, a contractor from Fort Worth, was identified by …