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Sinai plane crash: Search widens for bodies and debris

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Airplanes

A two-horse race for the NFL in L.A.

SCHAUMBERG, Ill. -- NFL owners assembled in the deep suburbs of Chicago on Tuesday to hear an update on their next biggest project -- figuring out …

Tech Companies Want You To Buy Your Music All Over Again At Higher Prices

Apple, Sony, and Pono, a music-player project spearheaded by Neil Young, are planning to release new products that play music in high-end formats that will likely command premium prices. Pono was finally released on Monday.<p>The prism-shaped device can play music in higher resolutions than iPhones or …

Audiophile

Apple Watch is a breakthrough device that won’t polarize the wearable computing world

In many ways, the Apple Watch and its introduction resembled many Apple products before it. It is a tightly integrated combination of meticulously …

You want answers? Just ask Ethan

Everyone wants answers. And, for some strange reason, they think Ethan has them.<p>Ethan, in this case, is the creator of the TextEthan app.<p>Ethan, who told CNN via email he doesn't want his full name used out of privacy concerns, says he originally wrote the eponymous app as a way for his friends to …

Secrets Of A Frustration-Free Customer Service Experience

Are you driving your customers crazy with a clunky customer experience and antiquated approach to customer service? Here are three ways to combat this, ideas I suggest as a customer experience and customer service consultant to my clients when they sense growing frustration levels among their …

Harassed game developer driven from home after receiving death threats on Twitter

Game developer Brianna Wu and her husband called the police and left their home last night after receiving a credible death threat on Twitter. The threats appear to be the latest in the "Gamergate movement," which has led to several attacks on those criticizing the treatment of women in video games.<p>…

Fantasy Football Week 6 Rankings: Last-Minute Outlook for Flex Players

With injuries piling up at the running back and wide receiver positions, fantasy owners have been sent scrambling to find viable flex options for Week 6.<p>The waiver wire was likely a popular destination this week, but not everyone was lucky enough to land a desirable player. Hope isn't lost, …

NFL Predictions Week 6: Last-Minute Picks and Advice for Sunday's Schedule

Upsets have been the norm during this NFL season, and football's sixth week should provide similar excitement from teams that aren't expected to notch a "W."<p>It's never been easy to predict a full slate of games in any given week, but NFL teams have made it particularly difficult this season. The …

Week 6 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Final Review of Most Difficult Fantasy Matchups

Time to get those Week 6 fantasy football lineups in, folks.<p>With access to the most recent information and almost a full week to digest the ins and outs of matchup info, fantasy owners on a Sunday morning are armed to the teeth in the face of final start 'em, sit 'em decisions.<p>Those who …

Despite airstrikes, ISIS forces draw nearer to Baghdad

Despite airstrikes from the U.S.-led coalition, Islamic State militants are in a position to wreak havoc on Baghdad after making gains in nearby territories, adding to the sense of siege in the Iraqi capital.<p>Yet some military experts believe that the terror group, who now control a large territory …

Boy, 3, injured after falling into Arkansas zoo's jaguar exhibit

A 3-year-old boy is in stable condition and expected to improve after he fell 10 feet into an Arkansas zoo's popular exhibit and was mauled by two jaguars.<p>The incident happened Friday morning at the Little Rock Zoo. Zookeepers managed to pull the boy to safety after a dramatic rescue. One 911 …

Flight attendants challenge FAA on electronic devices

Flight attendants battled federal aviation officials in court Friday to keep airline passengers from using electronic devices during takeoffs and landings.<p>The Assn. of Flight Attendants asked a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to overturn a ruling the Federal …

L.A. judge frees woman after 17 years, says system failed

LOS ANGELES — Describing the case as a failure of the criminal justice system, a Los Angeles County judge on Friday threw out the murder conviction of a woman who has spent more than 17 years behind bars for a crime that he said she did not commit.<p>The judge said the only evidence against Susan …

Los Angeles

Propelled By Apple And Samsung, Fingerprint Sensor Market Expected To Grow Four Times By 2020

Fingerprint sensor manufacturing hasn’t exactly been the most exciting market. That’s at least until Apple and Samsung started sticking fingerprint scanners into their smartphones.<p>Research firm IHS expects the market to grow almost four times to nearly $1.7 billion by 2020, according to a new …

Wrestlenomics: Breaking Down Glenn Jacobs' WWE Career

After 20 years on national television, Glenn Jacobs has established quite the WWE legacy.<p>No one else comes close to matching his character Kane's record for number of modern WWE matches. Kane has racked up nearly 900 television matches between 1997 and 2014. Additional stints as Isaac Yankem DDS …

Examining the Effectiveness of WWE's 'Halftime' Strategy on Raw

WWE tore apart and pasted together the typical arc of Raw in an attempt to draw fans in during halftime of <i>Monday Night Football</i>. The result was a Frankenstein-like show, pieced together and hard to watch.<p>The strategy earned its share of ridicule.<p>Raw's unsatisfying ending deserves much of the blame …

WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Brock Lesnar, NXT and More

Brock Lesnar's nose and NXT's presence on the main roster headline the latest WWE rumors.<p>The new batch of Internet rumblings and reports provide info on Lesnar's health following a brawl with John Cena on Monday's Raw and the WWE library reportedly being up for sale.<p>As for NXT stars making their …

Roy Nelson: There's No Such Thing as the Greatest Heavyweight Ever

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson doesn't think former Pride champion Fedor Emelianenko or current UFC titleholder Cain Velasquez qualifies as the best heavyweight fighter ever—but it's nothing personal, because he doesn't think anyone else does either.<p>Speaking with FOX Sports, "Big Country" explained why …

Ray Rice Appeals NFL Suspension: Latest Details and Comments

<b>Updates from Wednesday, Nov. 26</b><p>NFL.com's Albert Breer has an update on when we may learn the verdict of Ray Rice's appeal:<p><b>Updates from Sunday, Nov. 23</b><p>CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports when a decision will be made on Ray Rice's potential reinstatement:<p>Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite …

'Violence Is Violence': Adrian Peterson and the Science of Spanking

A four-year-old can barely distinguish between right and wrong, between cause and effect, between his or her home and the whole world.<p>Good and bad are still vague notions for a preschool child. "They are in the beginning stages of learning that there are rules and reasons you do and don't do …

Warriors seek name-change input

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors say they will be seeking input from fans on whether they should change their name after announcing …

Goodell supports expanded playoffs

TAMPA, Fla. -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Friday that a proposal to expand the playoffs by two teams would not water down the …

NFL

On transfer rule, catch equals out

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball is making it simple again:<p>Catch the ball, get an out.<p>When baseball instituted its new replay rules, it essentially …

John Calipari: Thrilled by decision

Kentucky coach John Calipari met with Andrew and Aaron Harrison in Lexington, Ky., for five brief minutes Friday morning before he left for a …

Kentucky

Mike D'Antoni seeking team option

During conversations with the Los Angeles Lakers over the past 10 days, embattled coach Mike D'Antoni has asked them to pick up the team option on …

Imagining a Scenario Where Mike D'Antoni Returns to Lakers

Long-shot scenarios are always intriguing.<p>A waning election night with the road to victory becoming increasingly byzantine. A sporting event in which the point differential is way more than the minutes left.<p>The possible last days of a beleaguered NBA coach, when it’s starting to feel like a …

Hard Knocks choice coming soon

Getty Images<p>Eight teams can be tapped on the shoulder and assigned the obligation of appearing on <i>Hard Knocks</i> this year, whether they want to or …