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Wanted: Less Terrible Political Coverage on TV

Everyone knows there’s a problem with televised political coverage. The big question is how to fix it.<p>Jon Stewart is nothing if not America’s …

An Old-Fashioned House Gets a Dose of Seaside Glamour

Inside a colorful Bahamas home.<p>You wouldn't have looked twice — it was a builder's special with too much Sheetrock and not enough chic. Then Amanda Lindroth came along and injected this Bahamas house with just the right amount of color, pattern, and seaside glamour to bring it to life.

Watchdog asks Russia to remove site spying on UK webcams

The UK's privacy watchdog is part of an international effort taking action to close down a Russian website that allows people to watch live footage …

Mozilla switching default Firefox search engine to Yahoo

Mozilla has announced on its blog today that its default search engine will be changing to Yahoo for US customers.<p>The company stated on its blog that “Google has been the Firefox global search default since 2004. Our agreement came up for renewal this year, and we took this as an opportunity to …

Gorilla Glass 4 shouldn't shatter when you drop your phone

Plenty of mobile device screens can easily resist minor cracks and scratches, but let's be honest -- those aren't the biggest problems. No, the <i>real</i> crisis comes when you drop your phone and the display shatters into many pieces. Thankfully, Corning is tackling that accident-related damage in …

Arizona files lawsuit against General Motors over recalls

Arizona State filed a lawsuit against General Motors (GM), claiming the carmaker put the public at risk by concealing safety defects to avoid the …

5 things to know about Obama and immigration

It's coming next week. Or next month. It'll protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation. Or 3 million. Or less.<p>There's still a lot of uncertainty about President Obama's upcoming immigration executive order, since Obama himself has yet to make a final decision on an action to fix the …

Millennial small biz owners more optimistic than older generations

Young small business owners are far more optimistic than their older counterparts and more convinced that they are tech savvy, according to two …

Why It's So Hard for Millennials to Find a Place to Live and Work

The paradox of the American Dream: The best cities to get ahead are often the most expensive places to live, and the most affordable places to live can be the worst cities to get ahead.<p>So what'll it be: Dayton or San Francisco?<p>Alright, so that's not the most common choice for young people getting …

Starving, seething and scared: Eastern Ukraine's residents struggle to survive

Yuri Poznychenko has lived in the village of Stepanovka, close to Ukraine's border with Russia, all his life.<p>Poznychenko, 67, was born a few years after the Red Army recaptured this land -- and the strategic hill of Saur Mogila nearby -- from Nazi forces. He is a stoic man, a farmer who knows …

Florida State Gunman Shot Dead By Campus Police

Florida State University police shot and killed a gunman who had opened fire in the crowded university library around midnight. Three people were wounded.<p>Michael DeLeo, Tallahassee, Fla.'s chief of police, said the gunman appears to have acted alone.<p>"It will take not only hours but days to put all …

The Musical Instruments Of 2214 Will Mess With Your Mind

Tyler, The Creator jests (we think) that radio will be clogged with screams, the sound of choice for musicians of the era. “Someone will create a …

Here's How Many Bacteria Spread Through One Kiss

First base is a great place to get your mouth microbes some new friends, finds a new study in the journal <i>Microbiome</i>. A ten-second French kiss can …

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Roger Federer hopeful of playing for Switzerland in Davis Cup final

Photograph: Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images<p>Roger Federer pulled out of the ATP Tour Finals on Sunday with a back injury, handing Novak Djokovic the title. Photograph: Jordan Mansfield/Getty …

Nokia looks to resurrect its valuable brand on future devices

Nokia is the new Polaroid<p>Although Microsoft is removing the Nokia name from its upcoming Lumia smartphones, the brand will live on. Nokia is now planning to license its brand, allowing third-party manufacturers to create products and devices that use the Nokia moniker. It's a similar approach to …

Uber and Spotify team up to let you play music while you ride

On Monday Uber and Spotify confirmed a previously reported partnership in which the companies’ apps will be integrated. As a result, Uber passengers …

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