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Europe's Comet Probe Rosetta Ends 12-Year Mission with Crash

By Frank Jordans | Oct 1
After 12 years of hurtling through space in pursuit of a comet, the Rosetta probe ended its mission Friday with a slow-motion crash onto the icy surface of the alien world it was sent out to study.

Many Doctors Not Using Site for Keeping Painkillers in Check

By Julie Carr Smyth | Oct 1
Ohio doctors are supposed check patients' prescription histories against a state website before recommending prescription painkillers, but an audit has found that some 12,000 physicians appear to be violating the policy.

Password Breach Could Have Ripple Effects Well Beyond Yahoo

By Raphael Satter | Oct 1
As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks up and down the web.

Mother Uncovers Lasting Impact of Son's Organ Donation

By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 1
Critical medical research in labs around the country depends on scientists' ability to work with human cells and organs, so they can study both normal development and how disease does its dirty work.

US Official: Hackers Targeted Election Systems of 20 States

By Tami Abdollah | Sep 30
Hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months, a Homeland Security Department official said Friday.

Scientists Celebrate Successful End to Rosetta Spacecraft's Comet Mission

Sep 30
The Rosetta spacecraft has successfully ended its 12-year mission by crash-landing onto a comet.

U.S. Not on Track to Meet 2025 Carbon Pollution Cutting Goal

By Seth Borenstein | Sep 30
Unless it does more, the United States probably will fall short of goals set under last year's Paris agreement to dramatically reduce emissions of heat-trapping gases, according to a new study.

Ex-Verizon Worker Accused of Selling Customer Phone Records

By Jeff Martin | Sep 30
A former Verizon Wireless technician is accused of using the company's computers to obtain customers' private call records - plus data showing where customers' phones were - and then selling them to an unnamed private investigator.

Brits Obsessed with Foodie Social Media

Sep 29
Rather than cooking for the enjoyment of it, a fifth of British adults admit to regularly making a nice looking meal with the sole purpose of posting it on sites such as Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest.

California Eyes Unusual Power Source: Its Gridlocked Roads

By Delara Shakib | Sep 29
All those cars on California's famously gridlocked highways could be doing more than just using energy - they could be producing it.

MIT's Flea Market Specializes in Rare, Obscure Electronics

By Collin Binkley | Sep 29
Once a month in the summer, a small parking lot on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's campus transforms into a high-tech flea market known for its outlandish offerings.

Amy Schumer Most Dangerous Celebrity Online

Sep 28
Amy Schumer is the most dangerous celebrity on the internet - and not just because of her no-holds-barred personality.

NY Senator: Wireless Emergency Alerts Must Include Photos

By Michael Belsamo | Sep 28
Sen. Charles Schumer argues the Wireless Emergency System is using outdated infrastructure and is in desperate need of an upgrade.

Snapchat Debuts Recording 'Spectacles,' Changes Company Name

Sep 28
Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product.

Exploring Your Fantasies Through Online Dating

Sep 27
Every person has many different sides to their personality, especially when it comes to relationships. Now you can safely explore all your personal facets of love and desire.

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