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WASHINGTON (AP) — A severe solar storm slammed Earth on Monday afternoon, increasing the chances of fluctuations in the power grid and GPS. It also pushes shimmering polar auroras to places where more people can possibly see them. Federal forecasters said the Northern Lights may...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Failure to act on climate change could cause an estimated 57,000 deaths in the United States from poor air quality by 2100, the Obama administration argued in a new report Monday that warns of dire effects of global warming. The report underscores the costs of...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The largest U.S. national security research and development laboratory is poised to have a woman run its operations for the first time. Jill Hruby will become the president and director of Sandia National Laboratories next month. With main facilities in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Failure to act on climate change could cause an estimated 57,000 deaths in the United States from poor air quality by 2100, the Obama administration argued in a new report Monday that warns of dire effects of global warming. The report underscores the costs of...
LONDON (AP) — A British tribunal has ruled that the electronic eavesdropping agency GCHQ violated the rights of two overseas human rights agencies by failing to delete intercepted data on time. The judges of the Investigatory Powers Tribunal ruled Monday that GCHQ kept...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Dorsey would have to give up his post at Square if he's to become CEO of Twitter. The company he helped found and now leads on an interim basis said Monday that it is only considering candidates who can make a "full-time commitment to Twitter." Dorsey was...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Dorsey would have to give up his post at Square if he's to become CEO of Twitter. The company he helped found and now leads on an interim basis said Monday that it is only considering candidates who can make a "full-time commitment to Twitter." Dorsey was...
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Warnings are appearing on Instagram accounts in North Korea that say access to the popular photo-sharing app is being denied and that the site is blacklisted for harmful content. Opening the app with mobile devices on the North Korean carrier...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's LOT airline has been forced to cancel around 10 foreign and domestic flights after hackers attacked its computers. Airline spokesman Adrian Kubicki said the hacker attack temporarily paralyzed LOT's computers at Warsaw's Frederic Chopin airport on...