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Albert Einstein "Drops the Mic" on Physicists A Century Later

Feb 13
Scientists have confirmed that gravitational waves, a theory Albert Einstein proposed more than 100 years ago, exist.

Do Businesses Price Gouge on Valentine's Day?

Feb 13
People who celebrate Valentine's Day will spend an average of about $147 this weekend, adding up to nearly $20 billion.

Pakistani Oscar-Nominated Film Tackles 'Honor' Killings

By Kathy Gannon | Feb 13
When Saba Qaiser was 19 years old, her uncle and father shot her in the head, stuffed her in a bag and threw into a river to die. They said she had shamed her family when she married the boy of her choice.

For Virtual Reality Pioneers, No Rush to Succeed in 2016

By Derrick J. Lang | Feb 13
Unity CEO John Riccitiello cautioned the 1,400 attendees at the Vision Summit that 2016 will not be the year that VR sees mainstream adoption and that the technology has been "overhyped" by the media.

U.S. Retail Sales Rise as Consumers Shrug Off Stock Price Drop

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Feb 13
U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shopping despite sharp drops in stock prices.

Court: Facebook Can Be Sued in France in Nude Painting Case

By Philippe Sotto | Feb 13
Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting.

Puerto Rico Pushes Tax Incentives for Wealthy Amid Crisis

By Danica Coto | Feb 13
Puerto Rico's government is trying to convince hundreds of wealthy investors to move to the U.S. territory, hoping they could help lift it out of a deepening economic crisis.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 8 Cast Revealed

Feb 13
"RuPaul's Drag Race" returns with a court of QUEENS so ingenious, a competition so unpredictable and a judges' panel so packed with talent, if you think you know this "Race," honey, you have no idea.

No Love Lost Between Castro Merchants and Super Bowl

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 13
There was little for many merchants in San Francisco's gay Castro district to love about the city playing host to the annual football championship game.

2016 Campaigns: What to Watch for in South Carolina

Feb 13
CBS News political director and "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson joins "CBS This Morning" from Manchester, New Hampshire.

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