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It Just Got A Lot Easier To Get Debt Collectors Off Your Back

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau became the third federal agency to take complaints from consumers on unfair debt collections practices on Wednesday, just a day after its co-watchdog, the Federal Trade Commission, slapped the largest debt collector in the country with a record $3.2 million …

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Video: How black holes emit x-rays

At team of astrophysicists says it has shown, for the first time, that high-energy light emission is not only possible, but inevitable when gas is …

What's Next For Gene Patenting?

We take a look at how yesterday's Supreme Court ruling affects risk testing for breast cancer. Plus, this isn't the last word for gene patenting.<p>The U.S. Supreme Court ruled yesterday on a landmark genetics case, involving the company that previously offered the only test in the world for two major …

Planets like Earth could be hiding in space dust - Futurity

U. ARIZONA (US) — Astronomers are working on a new technique to detect dust clouds …

Microsoft says games for the Xbox One will still cost $59.99

Microsoft has confirmed that the games it releases for the Xbox One will sell for $59.99, just like those for the Xbox 360, and Sony has previously suggested that it will also be sticking to the old price point. A spokesperson told <i>Polygon</i> that Microsoft Studios games will have a standard price of …

The tech behind Kinect and how it will control your living room

Microsoft's Marc Whitten explains how Kinect and the Xbox One ecosystem will take command of your living room.<p>LOS ANGELES -- At first I thought I had misunderstood him, so I made sure to reply slowly. "So you're saying Kinect is going to blast IR signals at your living room, and they're going to …

Living Rooms

Google Fiber Could Reach 8 Million Homes By 2022

How much would it cost Google to become a significant broadband provider and how quickly could that happen?<p>Google’s steps to expand its superfast 1-gigabit-per-second Internet service to Austin, TX and Provo, Utah have prompted financial analysts to fire up their spreadsheets in search of an answer.<p>…

Sony PlayStation 4 Launch Edition Already Sold Out At Amazon

Gamers are speaking with their wallets following E3 2013, a show that was dominated by Sony PlayStation 4 in the next gen battle. Amazon has already sold out of the $400 PlayStation 4 launch edition of the next gen console, which will be available on day one of Sony’s launch. Sony is still selling …

Xbox One and PlayStation 4: the best new games showcased at E3

Nowhere swaggers quite like Los Angeles: threatening, provocative, "show me what you got", the city leers lasciviously over a backdrop of Morrison's …

How YouTube Became The Most Popular Video Site In The World

YouTube is far and away the most popular video sharing site in the world. People watch over 6 billion hours of YouTube videos per month.<p>So, how did YouTube become THE place to go to watch videos online?<p>Find out everything you could possibly want to know about YouTube below:<p><i>Produced by William Wei</i>

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Call of Duty: Ghosts brings Splinter Cell-style stealth and a drone-like dog (first impression)

<i>Stay on top of all our E3 2013 coverage here.</i><p>Call of Duty: Ghosts is a major departure in the gameplay and feel of the fastest-selling game franchise on the planet. As such, publisher Activision Blizzard is taking a major risk. It is balancing the need to give fans what they have always liked …

X3 Helicopter Sets Speed Record At Nearly 300 MPH

Hervé Jammayrac knows fast.<p>The Eurocopter test pilot set a new speed record for helicopters last week, achieving 255 knots (293 mph) in the …

Should Ford use the Cobra name instead of Shelby for its range-topping 2015 Mustang? More -> http://bit.ly/ZIoGhe

Transformers 4 casts Lamborghini Aventador, Bumblebee gets a new, old Camaro

There's still plenty of time until <i>Transformers 4</i> hits the big screen, and Michael Bay & Co. are making sure there is plenty of suspense in the meantime. Which is good, because we're not really expecting any actual suspense from the flick. Not wanting to drown you with short posts as Bay's website …

A Special Sort of Mustang

I consider myself a Mustang fan, so when I received an invitation to check out a special one prepared for a movie, I jumped at the chance. Cars …

This twin-turbocharged 7.0-liter V-8 engine is rated at 1,350 horsepower. Your move Bugatti. More -> http://bit.ly/ZKoZYY

Buick version of Equinox/Terrain CUV spied testing... with autonomous gear?

Let's get the most pressing bits of this story out of the way right off the bat: What we see here appears to be a new compact crossover from Buick. According to the spy photographer, this machine may be a little bit smaller on the outside than the current Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain 'utes, …

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT Crew Cab 4WD First Drive

A safe bet: GMC's Conservative Approach Pays Off<p>There has been one consistent criticism of the 2014 GMC Sierra and its Chevrolet twin: GM played it safe on drivetrain technology. To take such a conservative approach to a key component has led critics to infer that the whole truck was an exercise in …

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Ram recalls 30k trucks over faulty turn signals

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Chrysler is issuing a recall of 30,197 pickup trucks in the United States, all from the 2013 model year. The affected vehicles are the Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500, all of which were built between September 9, 2012 and March 5, 2013.<p>The …

Sprint Car Driver Jason Leffler Killed in Crash

Tragedy struck New Jersey's Bridgeport Speedway when sprint car driver Jason Leffler died from injuries sustained in a wreck. The incident took place …

2014 Cadillac CTS starts $7k higher than last model at $46,025*

The redesigned 2014 Cadillac CTS will be more powerful, stylish and luxurious than its predecessor, but it will also be much more expensive. With a new starting price of $46,025 (*including $925 for destination), the 2014 CTS represents a price increase of more than $7,000 compared to the 2013 …

Corvette Z06 vs: Camaro ZL1 vs Shelby Mustang GT500 vs Lotus Esprit vs Porsche 911 Turbo

Should Toyota bring back the Supra? More -> http://bit.ly/14BECni

See the Cast of ‘Supergirl’ Then and Now

'Man of Steel' hits theaters this weekend, but what about the classic <i>lady</i> of steel. Yep, we're talking about 'Supergirl'!<p>Join us for a look back at …

David Goyer Talks New Batman in JUSTICE LEAGUE and MAN OF STEEL 2

Adam Sandler to Star in Supernatural Comedy HELLO GHOST

James Cameron Regains Terminator Rights in 2019 – /Film

Here’s an interesting note about <b>The Terminator</b>. We know that <b>Arnold Schwarzenegger</b> is coming back to the series in a full capacity, and that he’s …

Arnold Schwarzenegger Will Be Back for THE EXPENDABLES 3