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New report on millennials' risky behaviors behind the wheel

February 18, 2017, 7:30 AM| According to a survey conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, young people between the ages of 19 and 24 are more likely to admit they read or send texts while driving. They’re also more likely to think texting while driving is acceptable, and less likely to support laws […]
15 hours ago
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A world beyond passwords

(CBS News) — They’re a necessary evil of the computer age, those passwords so many of us just can’t seem to remember. So might they soon become a thing of the past? Susan Spencer is hoping the answer is “yes”: New York Times reporter Ian Urbina gets paid to ask questions, but there is one […]
19 hours ago
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A world beyond passwords

They’re a necessary evil of the computer age, those passwords so many of us just can’t seem to remember. So might they soon become a thing of the past? Susan Spencer is hoping the answer is “yes”: New York Times reporter Ian Urbina gets paid to ask questions, but there is one question he never […]
1 day ago
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Is this app being used to leak sensitive White House info?

Apps like Confide are reportedly being used in Washington to leak embarrassing or sensitive information to journalists. Messages sent on Confide are automatically deleted, leaving virtually no paper trail. That makes it very appealing at a time when people are afraid not only of being hacked, but also being swept up in President Trump’s promised […]
2 days ago
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Will the next iPhone charge wirelessly?

(CNN) – You may never have to plug in your iPhone again. Apple has joined an industry group devoted to wireless charging, strengthening existing rumors that the next iPhone will charge without a cord. The Wireless Power Consortium, which is made up of some 200 organizations that promote a single wireless charging standard, confirmed to […]
2 days ago
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Trump overturns regulation on coal mining debris

WAHINGTON — President Donald Trump has put the brakes on a regulation blocking coal mining debris from being dumped into nearby streams.  Play Video CBS Evening News Trump touts progress, but how much has actually been achieved? In his Thursday news conference, President Trump said he was going to the American people directly to highlight […]
2 days ago
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SpaceX launch aborted at last second

Launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon cargo capsule loaded with nearly 5,500 pounds of supplies and equipment bound for the International Space Station was aborted just 13 seconds before liftoff Saturday because of possible problems with the booster’s second stage steering system. The flight, the first using historic pad 39A at […]
2 days ago
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Ukrainian hacker gets jail sentence for leading online theft ring

NEWARK, N.J. — A Ukrainian hacker who admitted using thousands of infected computers to steal user names and passwords for bank accounts and other online services has been sentenced to 41 months in prison.  Play Video CBS This Morning Search for suspects in D.C. surveillance cameras hacking A worldwide investigation is underway into a cyber […]
2 days ago
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Life's building blocks found on dwarf planet Ceres

The dwarf planet Ceres keeps looking better and better as a possible home for alien life. NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has spotted organic molecules — the carbon-containing building blocks of life as we know it — on Ceres for the first time, a study published Thursday in the journal Science reports. And these organics appear to be native, likely forming […]
2 days ago
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SpaceX poised for historic launch

SpaceX is readying a Falcon 9 rocket for launch Saturday from historic complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center to boost a space station-bound cargo ship into orbit, the company’s first Florida flight since a spectacular explosion Sept. 1 at the nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. It’s also the first launch from pad 39A, […]