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Scandal (TV Series 2012– )

When you get into trouble there's only one person to call, Olivia Pope. Olivia is a professional 'fixer' who makes problems go away before anyone …

Burning Man 2015 Opens in Black Rock: Pictures

The Arts

These photos Apple's first employees showed us from the company's earliest days are absolutely wonderful

The pair had successfully begun shipping their first computer, a naked circuit board called Apple I. It had neither a keyboard nor a screen, and functioned more as part of a kit that computer hobbyists could build into something more useful, if they knew what they were doing.<p>Two early Apple …

Apple II

The bizarre theme park ride that simulates cremation

Technically Incorrect: A Chinese theme park places riders in a coffin and sends them into a chamber filled with hot air machines, so that they can feel what the end might be like.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The wise, and even …

Las Vegas

Finland dropped 6 depth charges on a suspected Russian submarine but says it doesn't want to 'create a farce'

Commodore Olavi Jantunen, chief of operations in the Finnish navy, told local broadcasters that the navy had identified a "possible underwater object" at noon on Monday and had sent vessels to investigate after it was spotted again early Tuesday morning.<p>The ships dropped six small depth charges …

Military

Tattoogate Is Real: Apple Says Tattoos Can Confuse Apple Watch

In an update to its Apple Watch support document, Apple acknowledges that some tattoos can affect the performance of its new wearable.<p>Apple has finally responded to complaints that tattoos can affect the functionality of its new Apple Watch. Late Wednesday, the company quietly updated a support …

Witness Wins The Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon Grand Prize, Picorico And MoolahMe Are Runners Up

It’s been a long night at the Manhattan Center. Yesterday, we welcomed hundreds of hackers for my favorite spring tradition — the Disrupt NY Hackathon. Some of them were participating in our event for the first time, while others were regular hackers. Their challenge was to come up with a neat, …

Startups

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Highlights: Reserved Pac-Man Made Fight Easy for Money

Manny Pacquiao was supposed to be the biggest test yet for the immaculate undefeated record of Floyd Mayweather Jr.<p>The Filipino was supposed to have the requisite intensity and accuracy to occasionally breach Money’s unyielding defensive structure. He was supposed to hurry and hassle Floyd like …

Boxing

After Riots, Baltimore Police Vow to 'Keep This City Safe'

As night approached in Baltimore and thousands of police reinforcements remained deployed across an anxious city, authorities said they were confident they would prevent a repeat of Monday night's rioting and looting.<p>"We have an obligation to keep this city safe," Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said …

Justice

First on CNN: U.S.-flagged ship intercepted by Iranian patrol

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A U.S.-flagged ship was recently intercepted by an Iran Revolutionary Guard naval patrol, the U.S. Navy revealed to CNN Tuesday.<p>The incident occurred on Friday when four Iranian naval vessels surrounded the U.S.-flagged Maersk Kensington in the Strait of Hormuz.<p>The episode came …

Middle East
Wearable Tech

US will use cyberattacks to defend against threats -- report

The Defense Department is expected to announce a modification to the nation's strategy that will result in the use of cyberattacks as a defense tactic.<p>The US Defense Department is set to announce a new strategy to combat cyberthreats from other countries, according to a report.<p>US Defense Secretary …

Cybersecurity

Patagonia: The Wild Place at the End of the World

The southernmost region of South America is huge in every way: Patagonia is twice the size of California and home to some of the biggest landscapes and adventures on the planet. Head south for stunning landscapes, ridiculous fishing, rugged trekking, roadside asados, and a 100 percent chance of …

South America

FCC approves 'historic' plan to let broadband providers and military share spectrum

The FCC on Friday approved a plan that will allow broadband providers and other companies to use and share spectrum that until now has been held mostly by the United States military. "Since they don’t make spectrum anymore, and since spectrum is the pathway of the 21st century, we have to figure …

Net Neutrality

Mexican drug kingpin's arrest sparks gunfights near US border

Gunbattles have broken out in the city of Reynosa following the detention of the leader of major drug cartel<p>A cartel attacked Mexican security forces on Friday in reaction to a drug lord's arrest in a city near the US border, unleashing gunfights that killed at least three gunmen and wounded two …

Mexico

Americans may be paying too much tax for their own good

If you think you’re paying too much tax, well, misery loves company.<p>Tom McClellan, editor of the McClellan Market Report, shows us why he thinks the …

Investing

5 types of players who declare early for the NBA Draft

Criticizing and debating a kid's decision to leave college early and turn pro is one of the more interesting annual events on the sports calendar. This guide may help you make sense of things.<p>As the college basketball offseason begins its long grind and most of the open head coaching positions have …

Basketball

NBA Draft 2015: Updated Mock Draft Predictions After Final Regular-Season Games

Because of the lottery system, we won't actually know the NBA draft order until the conference finals. However, with a chaotic final night finalizing the order of regular-season records, we can use the current order to at least construct a tentative mock draft.<p>At this point, a clear top five of …

Basketball

E-Cig Flavors May Be Dangerous, Study Says

The chemicals used to flavor e-cigarettes may surpass safe levels, a new study says.<p>The study, which is published in the journal <i>Tobacco Control</i>, …

Public Health

Gyrocopter pilot spoke with Tampa Bay Times before landing on Capitol

The man who landed a gyrocopter on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol Wednesday alerted a Tampa Bay Times reporter to his flight plan almost a year ago, and the reporter traveled to Washington this week to watch it happen.<p>After the media stunt ended safely on Wednesday afternoon, the presence of the …

Tampa Bay

California Takes Serious Look at 'Toilet to Tap' Tech

As the California drought worsens, some communities such as Orange County, San Diego and the Silicon Valley are expanding water recycling programs, and support for "toilet to tap" programs appears to be growing from a once-squeamish public.<p>"Because a lot of communities are running out of water, …

San Diego

Fast Food Workers Protest for Higher Wages on Tax Day

Fast-food workers rallied on Wednesday for higher pay, using the April 15 tax deadline to publicize their claims that they cannot survive on the hourly wages paid by many U.S. corporations.<p>The protests for pay increases to $15 an hour, planned to spread nationwide, kicked off at dawn outside a …

Fast Food

Senator Backs Placing A Woman's Image On The $20 Bill

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen introduced the bill Tuesday. She wants to a panel of citizens to suggest a woman in history for the honor.

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

Watch The American Home Get Supersized Over 40 Years

We had to store all those beanie babies somewhere.<p>American homes have gotten bigger. From 1974 to 2013, the average American single family home ballooned from 1,560 square feet to 2,384 square feet.<p>A CNN Money animation from data viz specialist Bård Edlund visualizes that extraordinary growth by …

Animation

400 Migrants Feared Drowned Off Libya, According to Aid Agency

About 400 migrants, including children, are feared drowned after a ship capsized during an attempt to reach Italy from Libya, a children's advocacy group said Tuesday.<p>Approximately 150 survivors were rescued from the shipwreck that occurred 24 hours after departing from the Libyan coast and were …

Coast Guard

ESPN - Apps on Google Play

The ESPN App is the #1 Sports App in the market. From your phone you get up-to-the-minute scores, complete news coverage, live streaming games and …