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Creativity “can't be coded”: Business leaders urge new thinking in age of AI

It’s no secret that automated machines and robots are rapidly replacing human workers.  In Europe, concerns about the loss of good-paying jobs to automation is so strong that the idea of a universal basic income is gaining traction. France, for one example, could lose three million jobs by 2025 due to automation, a former education […]
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A flying, self-driving car by next year? Airbus says yes

We’ll be seeing more and more driverless cars on the road in the coming years, if automakers get their way. But if Airbus has its way, self-driving cars will be old news sooner rather than later. The company hopes to have a working prototype of a self-driving, flying car by the year’s end, CEO Tom Enders said at […]
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Black hole and galaxy crash supercharge blazing-fast particles

Astronomers have discovered an immense surge of energy coming from a cosmic particle accelerator located about 2 billion light years from Earth. It’s powered by interactions between a supermassive black hole and the colliding galaxy clusters Abell 3411 and Abell 3412. Using several telescopes, researchers have traced extremely energetic particles back to a giant black hole shooting […]
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Plan offers options for restoring grizzlies to Washington

SEATTLE — Grizzly bears once roamed the rugged landscape of the North Cascades in Washington state but few have been sighted in recent decades.  Play Video CBS Evening News Watch: Bear belly flops into Florida pool “Bruiser” the grizzly cooled off at his wildlife sanctuary by jumping belly first into a pool. Federal officials want […]
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Nintendo says Switch video game console will be available in March

TOKYO — Nintendo Co. said Friday that its Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for 29,980 yen (about $260) in Japan, starting March 3. The Kyoto-based maker of Super Mario and Pokemon games made the announcement in Tokyo. It said the console will sell for $299.99 in North America. The company said customers would […]
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SpaceX aims to regain momentum with new rocket launch

Space transport company SpaceX faces a crucial test Saturday with its latest rocket launch – the first since a rocket exploded in a ball of flame last September on a Florida launch pad. It was a costly setback for the company, and now, it’s trying to regain momentum, reports CBS news correspondent Ben Tracy. The […]
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Astronaut captures stunning view of Rocky Mountains from space

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet just took “Rocky Mountain High” to a whole new level. The European Space Agency astronaut took this incredible photo of the Rocky Mountains from 250 miles (400 kilometers) above the Earth at his post aboard the International Space Station. With snow-capped peaks as tall as 2.7 miles (4.4 km), the massive […]
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Monopoly suit against Apple is revived

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit accusing Apple of having an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday the plaintiffs have the right to sue Apple because they purchased apps directly from the company. Apple had argued that it did […]
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SpaceX hopes for perfect rocket launch after explosion

January 13, 2017, 7:43 AM| SpaceX faces a crucial test Saturday with its first launch since their rocket exploded last September on a Florida launchpad. Only on “CBS This Morning,” SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell tells Ben Tracy about how her company is looking toward the future.
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Ohio seeks drug to reverse lethal injections

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s prisons agency is trying to obtain a drug that could reverse the lethal injection process if needed by stopping the effects of another drug previously used in problematic executions. The request to use the drug would come if executioners weren’t confident the first of three lethal drugs would render a prisoner […]