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TSA: No More Graphic, Full-Body Airport Scans

The Transportation Security Administration has told Congress that it's finished retrofitting airport scanners to blunt a widely criticized technology that shows graphic detail of a passenger's body as he or she goes through security checkpoints.<p>In a letter Thursday from TSA Administrator John …

Former Microsoft manager wants to create pot brand

SEATTLE -- A former Microsoft executive plans to create the first U.S. national marijuana brand, with cannabis he hopes to eventually import legally from Mexico, and said he was kicking off his business by acquiring medical pot dispensaries in three U.S. states.<p>Jamen Shively, a former Microsoft …

Europeans are increasingly obese, whether McDonald’s believes it or not

You wouldn’t necessarily expect to get health insights from McDonald’s—but it doesn’t mean the company isn’t offering them. At an analyst conference this week, McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson revealed that he’s lost 20 lbs (9 kg) over the past year, though he still eats his company’s fast food every …

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Preserved Mammoth Carcass Found in Arctic

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Battling Deforestation In Indonesia, One Firm At A Time

On the Indonesian island of Sumatra, a backhoe stacks freshly cut trees to be made into pulp and paper. Asia Pulp and Paper, or APP, is Indonesia's largest papermaker, and the company and its suppliers operate vast plantations of acacia trees here that have transformed the local landscape.<p>APP has …

Eurozone unemployment reaches new record high in April

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/982000/982778_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524691138_0c76d72e61db842c6da90696ff90c151<p><b>Unemployment in the eurozone has reached another record high, according to official figures.</b><p>The seasonally-adjusted rate for April was 12.2%, up from 12.1% …