Gloria Sanchez

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Extreme Races: 10 Mind-Blowing Marathons (Photos)

Running 26.2 miles is crazy to begin with. So why not do it in one of the most extreme—and spectacular—places around? Sign up for a race across the …

Berlin Sights

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you …

Apple Maps leads drivers onto Alaska airport taxiway

Drivers using Apple Maps to get to the Fairbanks International Airport apparently followed directions that told them to turn onto a taxiway. The drivers then crossed a runway to get to the terminal.<p>According to Apple Maps, it's 3,550 miles from my house to the Fairbanks International Airport in …

Netflix exec: HBO would have many more customers if it sold online-only subscriptions

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>HBO (S TWX) has long said that it has no plans to sell subscriptions directly over the internet, but Netflix (s NFLX) CFO …

More Than Half Of iOS Users Running Latest Version Of Apple's Mobile Software

The numbers may vary — and singer Miley Cyrus may hate it — but the trend is pretty clear: iPhone and iPad users are embracing the new version of Apple’s iOS 7 mobile operating system.<p>A week after Apple released iOS 7 on Sept. 18, more than half of iPhone and iPad users are now running the …

'I was tricked by a fraudster posing as eBay'

Jessica Gorst-Williams warns on how to spot fraudsters claiming to be from eBay. One reader was conned out of £2,500.<p>A reader, PW, wrote in about how he was the victim of a horsebox fraud.<p>Frauds concerning horseboxes have cropped up over the years. Sometimes it is the seller who has been caught out …

Asiana San Francisco crash: airline faces federal probe on passenger care

Investigation reveals lack of compliance in industry with laws created to ensure family of crash victims are not ignored<p>In the first investigation of its kind, federal transportation officials are reviewing whether Asiana Airlines failed to meet legal obligations to help the families of passengers …

15 percent of adult Americans just say no to Internet use

It may seem impossible, but 15 percent of American adults say they don't use the Internet or email. A good third of them say the Internet isn't relevant to them; they don't want to use it or have any need for it.<p>In an era where many of us have our eyes glued to our smartphones and tablets and …

Net Neutrality

Senators Announce Bill That Ends NSA Phone Records Collection

Four U.S. Senators — Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Mark Udall (D-Colo.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Rand Paul (R-Ky) — introduced legislation that would end the NSA's bulk collection of Americans' phone records.<p>"It will amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act to end dragnet domestic …

SAT scores stagnant, many unprepared for college, officials say

The average SAT scores for the high school Class of 2013 remained stagnant from the previous year and fewer than half of the students who graduated were prepared for the rigors of college, officials said Wednesday.<p>Average SAT scores for high school seniors nationwide stayed steady in reading, math …

College & University

5 Reasons to Go to Laos

Laos often gets short shrift compared to its heavily traveled neighbors. Thailand, the undisputed tourism champ in the region, sees almost 10 times …

11 Impossibly Difficult Job Interview Questions

Ever had to sit through a 5-hour interview filled with team projects, skills tests and a question-and-answer period in front of five company managers? If not, be grateful.<p>For while many job interviews can be rough, there are a select few so difficult that applicants should be excused for any …

If you think it’s too hot this summer, best not watch this video

THE TWO SCENARIOS played out above, which show increasing temperatures in the US until the year 2100, are projections made by NASA scientists, based …

Elephants

A Brief History of NYC's Transportation Changes Under Mayor Bloomberg

Love him or hate him, no one can deny that New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg changed his city and the way its 8.2 million residents and 52 …

What We Can Expect From The Next Decade Of Technology

While these things are always hard to predict with any specificity, much of the writing is already on the wall. Humanlike, no-touch interfaces will combine with a pervasive array of sensors and intelligent back-end systems to form a new Web of Things. Computing will become truly ubiquitous.<p>This new …

Nokia's new Bluetooth 'Treasure Tag' will prevent you from ever losing your keys again

Nokia is preparing to launch a proximity sensor accessory for its range of Lumia Windows Phones. Sources familiar with Nokia's plans have revealed to <i>The Verge</i> that the Finnish smartphone maker will debut a "Treasure Tag" accessory that combines Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC to track items from a phone. The …

International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos -ABC News - ABC News

Former spy is released from hospital more than 2 months after poisoning<p>Moments after plane hits the ground in Cuba<p>Jet with 104 passengers crashes …

Human Rights

China: Getting Serious About Air Pollution?

Sunday looked like a pretty clear day when I woke up yesterday in Beijing — one of the best we’ve had in a few weeks. However, when I checked my Air Quality Index (“AQI”) application, one that nearly all Beijingers have now installed on their cell phones, it stood at a decidedly “unhealthy” 145. So …