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Measures of Power

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Andrew Walter Marshall, a former strategist at the RAND Corporation who served as head of the Pentagon's Office of Net Assessment from its founding in 1973 until his retirement...
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St. John's on the verge of hiring Mike Anderson as new coach

St. John's on the verge of hiring Mike Anderson as new coach

12 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   5 articles

The nine-day search appears all but over. After a whirlwind day that saw three interviews, all signs are pointing to St. John's hiring former Arkansas, UAB and Missouri coach...
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Making digital tissue imaging better

13 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A low-tech problem troubles the high-tech world of digital pathology imaging: There are no reliable standards for the quality of digitized tissue slides comprising the source...
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Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without consent

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without consent

17 hours ago   |   KSBW   |   2 articles

It's the latest privacy issue to hit the giant tech firm.
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SUNY Poly affiliate keeps bolstering finances

18 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - SUNY Polytechnic Institute's non-profit development arm - Fuller Road Management Corp. - appears to be turning the corner financially two and a half years after a...
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Experimental Gene Therapy Frees "Bubble-boy" Babies from a Life of Isolation

19 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Treatment restores immune-system function in young children with severe disorder
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Facebook says it 'unintentionally uploaded' 1.5 million users' email contacts without permission

1 day ago   |   NBC News

The reported incident is the latest in a long list of privacy concerns and controversies saddling the tech giant, which is facing increased government scrutiny.
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The Problem Isn't Sharing Misinformation Online; It's Believing It

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

To counter spurious ideas such as those of the anti-vaxx movement, consider what drives people to accept them
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Alon Lavie, who brought Amazon to Pittsburgh's South Side, is luring another tech company here

Alon Lavie, who brought Amazon to Pittsburgh's South Side, is luring another tech company here

1 day ago   |   Post Gazette

Formerly the senior manager for machine translation at Amazon, Mr Lavie is moving into a new role at a company called Unbabel.
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Tech We're Using: The Must-Have When Reporting on Disasters: A Satellite Phone

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Thomas Fuller, San Francisco bureau chief, knows you cannot rely on cell networks during earthquakes, wildfires and other breaking news catastrophes.
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'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

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Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

President Trump lashed out at the “Crazy Mueller Report” early Friday, apparently taking aim at former White House counsel Don McGahn, and suggesting that parts of it were... Read more ...

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

The man, in his late 60s, used a golf club to fight back. Read more ...

Post-mortem upgrade: Hurricane Michael now Category 5 storm

Post-mortem upgrade: Hurricane Michael now Category 5 storm

Weather forecasters have posthumously upgraded last fall's Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5. Read more ...

Deadly storms roll in today; some schools to close early

Deadly storms roll in today; some schools to close early

The U.S. Storm Prediction Center upgraded the Triangle's threat for severe weather on Friday to a level 4 of 5, which means the area is at a major risk for severe... Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral fire likely caused by electrical short circuit

Notre Dame Cathedral fire likely caused by electrical short circuit

A French judicial police official said investigators made an initial assessment of the cathedral but don't have a green light to search Notre Dame's charred interior because of... Read more ...

Devotees nailed to crosses, flogged on Good Friday in the Philippines

Devotees nailed to crosses, flogged on Good Friday in the Philippines

SAN PEDRO CUTUD, Philippines - Several Roman Catholic devotees have been nailed to wooden crosses in a gory Good Friday ritual in the Philippines, and others flogged themselves... Read more ...

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email...

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without consent

It's the latest privacy issue to hit the giant tech firm. Read more ...

Car smashes into pedestrians in Tokyo, killing 2 on bicycle

Car smashes into pedestrians in Tokyo, killing 2 on bicycle

TOKYO - A car driven by an 87-year-old man smashed into pedestrians at a Tokyo intersection on Friday, killing a woman and a girl on a bicycle and overturning a garbage truck... Read more ...

Top Democrats call on Robert Mueller to publicly testify before Congress

Top Democrats call on Robert Mueller to publicly testify before Congress

Democrats have slammed what they say are orchestrated attempts by the Trump administration to control the narrative surrounding the report's release. Read more ...