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Google Is Said To Be Preparing Its Own Mobile Wireless Service

January 21, 2015 - 9:22pm

Google plans to launch a new mobile phone service that it will sell directly to U.S. consumers, according to technology site The Information and other news outlets.

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California Prisons Aim To Keep Sex Between Inmates Safe, If Illegal

January 21, 2015 - 6:53pm

A new state law requires that condoms be made available to all prison inmates — even though state law also forbids sex between prisoners.

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Shouts Of Protest At Supreme Court On 'Citizens United' Anniversary

January 21, 2015 - 6:48pm

The day's session had just begun when protesters in the back of the chamber began yelling things like, "One person, one vote" and "We are the 99 percent."

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Why Some GMO Foods Don't Have Genetically Modified DNA

January 21, 2015 - 6:13pm

It may surprise you to learn that some processed foods made from GMOs — say, canola oil, for example — don't actually contain any genetically modified DNA or proteins.

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Why Some GMO Foods Don't Have Genetically Modified DNA

January 21, 2015 - 6:13pm

It may surprise you to learn that some processed foods made from GMOs — say, canola oil, for example — don't actually contain any genetically modified DNA or proteins.

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The Battle Over Open-Internet Rules Shifts To Congress

January 21, 2015 - 6:06pm

President Obama is urging the Federal Communications Commission to protect the principle of net neutrality. But Republicans presented their own set of rules at a subcommittee hearing Wednesday.

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The Battle Over Open-Internet Rules Shifts To Congress

January 21, 2015 - 6:06pm

President Obama is urging the Federal Communications Commission to protect the principle of net neutrality. But Republicans presented their own set of rules at a subcommittee hearing Wednesday.

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Meet The YouTube Stars Who Will Interview The President

January 21, 2015 - 5:40pm

On Thursday, President Obama will sit down for a round of unconventional interviews with some unconventional questioners.

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Meet The YouTube Stars Who Will Interview The President

January 21, 2015 - 5:40pm

On Thursday, President Obama will sit down for a round of unconventional interviews with some unconventional questioners.

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Justice Dept. Will Reportedly Clear Ferguson Police Officer In Brown Case

January 21, 2015 - 5:17pm

The Justice Department is poised to declare that former police officer Darren Wilson should not face civil rights charges over the death of Michael Brown, sources tell NPR.

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Justice Dept. Will Reportedly Clear Ferguson Police Officer In Brown Case

January 21, 2015 - 5:17pm

The Justice Department is poised to declare that former police officer Darren Wilson should not face civil rights charges over the death of Michael Brown, sources tell NPR.

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E-Cigarettes Can Churn Out High Levels Of Formaldehyde

January 21, 2015 - 5:03pm

Unexpectedly high levels of the cancer-causing chemical were found in an analysis of the vapor from e-cigarettes, researchers say.

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This Is True: Facebook Starts Cracking Down On Hoax News Stories

January 21, 2015 - 5:02pm

Facebook says it won't delete fake stories, but it will start attaching notices to ones that users have flagged as hoaxes. And it will display bogus stories less frequently in users' News Feed.

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Air Marshal Whistleblower

January 21, 2015 - 4:48pm

Robert MacLean gave a reporter information about U.S. air marshals being taken off flights to save money.

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'Deflate-Gate' Is 'Sour Grapes' Or Serious Business, Depending Who You Ask

January 21, 2015 - 4:47pm

The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots deflated footballs and gained an advantage in the playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts last weekend.

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Rep. Van Hollen: Obama's Focused On Helping Middle Class

January 21, 2015 - 4:46pm

Robert Siegel talks to Democratic Congressman Chris Van Hollen of Maryland about President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

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At Davos, U.S. Economic Recovery Widely Lauded

January 21, 2015 - 4:40pm

Audie Cornish talks with Kenneth Rogoff, professor of economics at Harvard University, and former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund.

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Scholar: U.S. Drone Use Has Contributed To Yemen's Instability

January 21, 2015 - 4:35pm

The spectre of civil war and chaos hangs over Yemen's capitol. Robert Siegel talks with Brookings Institute scholar Ibrahim Sharqieh about the dynamics in this poor and troubled nation.

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Police, Counter-Demonstrators Dampen Anti-Islam March In Leipzig

January 21, 2015 - 4:25pm

Thousands of opponents of Muslim immigration to Germany staged a mass rally in the German city of Leipzig on Wednesday night, but the turnout was lower than expected thanks to counter-demonstrations and a massive police presence.

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Sen. Jeff Flake: Republicans Can Work With President On Trade

January 21, 2015 - 4:25pm

Robert Siegel talks to Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona for his reaction to the State of the Union.

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