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Pope Francis Tells Google Hangout: I'm a 'Dinosaur'

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:57pm
The pontiff says he doesn't know how to work a computer and doesn't own a tablet.






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Pope Admits He's a 'Dinosaur' When it Comes to Computers

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:50pm
During a Google Hangout with children, Pope Francis fields a question from a young fan about uploading photos and admits he's "old-fashioned" when it comes to computers and technology.






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Amy Pascal Stepping Down As Co-Chair of Sony Pictures

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:46pm
Amy Pascal will step down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment and start a production company at the studio that was hit by a major hack.






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End of Opt Out? CA Bill Would Tighten Vaccination Rules

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:24pm
California lawmakers have proposed making it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their children.






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Crash Victim Saved Baby Son, Wife From Submerged Plane

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:19pm
A bank clerk performed CPR on his two-year-old son after finding him lifeless inside the submerged cabin of the crashed TransAsia plane.
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Three Moons Photobomb Jupiter in Hubble Snapshot

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:06pm
Three Jovian moons and their shadows race across the face of Jupiter in an amazing sequence of images captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.
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Channeling W: Jeb Bush Following Familiar Playbook

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:05pm
He's continuing to borrow a page from his brother's playbook in 2000.






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Teen Under Water in Icy Lake Makes 'Miracle' Recovery

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:51pm
Doctors are baffled after 14-year-old John Smith plunged into an icy lake on Jan. 19 and survived.






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Pope Francis to Address Congress on September 24

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:44pm
The address will be the first time a Pope has addressed a joint session of Congress.
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Pope Francis Tells Google Hangout: I'm a 'Dinosaur'

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 11:59am
The pontiff has offered tempered praise of technology and social media in public comments, and is hosting a second hangout Thursday morning.






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Pope Francis Says He's a 'Dinosaur' With Computers

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 11:45am
The pontiff has offered tempered praise of technology and social media in public comments, and is hosting a second hangout Thursday morning.






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NY Train Crash Survivor Also Escaped Boston Bombings

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 10:53am
Connecticut man Fred Buonocore, who was at the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013, cheated death a second time after surviving Tuesday's train crash.






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Tech Solution? Sensors Could Warn Trains of Cars on Tracks

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 10:33am
Sensors installed at a Connecticut railroad crossing more than a decade ago can signal to approaching trains if a car is on the tracks.
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Train Service Resumes After Deadly New York Crash

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 10:25am
Investigators still want to interview the engineer and conductor.






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Draw a Cartoon That Denies the Holocaust, Win $12,000

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:51am
A global cartoon competition based on the theme of Holocaust denial was launched in Iran Thursday in response to the Charlie Hebdo magazine cover.






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Ferguson Police Begin Testing 'Less Lethal' Technology

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:50am
After the police shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown last year, officers in Ferguson, Missouri, have been looking for alternatives to lethal force.
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