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USDA Declines to Pay for Cows, Crops Poisoned by Pesticide

By Kathryn Haake | Apr 27
Despite its potential to poison people and animals, the pesticide is still used for agricultural purposes, including on California strawberry fields and on crops coming into the state at port of entries.

California Jurors Misusing the Internet Could Face Fines

By Sudhin Thanawala | Apr 27
California legislation supported by state court officials would authorize judges in some counties to fine jurors up to $1,500 for social media and Internet use violations.

Turner, Criterion Collection Launch Movie-Streaming Service

Apr 26
Turner Broadcasting and the Criterion Collection are teaming up to launch a movie-streaming TV service to cater to arthouse aficionados.

Cambodian Royal Turtle Nearly Extinct - Less Than 10 in Wild

Apr 26
Cambodia's Royal Turtle is nearly extinct, with fewer than 10 left in the wild, because increased sand dredging and illegal clearance of flooded forest have shrunk its habitat, a conservationist group warned Monday.

Solar Plane Pilots Say Trip Was Also Test of Human Endurance

By Olga R. Rodriguez | Apr 26
The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.

Pricing Goods in an Era of Web Shopping

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 25
Stores still can't seem to wean shoppers off profit-busting discounts. It's a big challenge as shoppers find it easy to grab lower prices by simply checking on their mobile phones.

Silenced by Autism, Young Man Finds His Voice

By Martha Irvine | Apr 25
Benjamin Alexander cannot speak, but he is determined to be heard. He cannot type without a hand to support his, and yet he writes and writes, his inner voice shouting out his thoughts.

Dubai Wants 25 Percent of All Car Trips Driverless by 2030

Apr 25
Dubai, already home to the world's tallest building, is looking to get ahead by getting out of the driver's seat.

Ready, Set, Think! Mind-Controlled Drones Race to the Future

By Jason Dearen | Apr 24
Wearing black headsets with tentacle-like sensors stretched over their foreheads, the competitors stare at cubes floating on computer screens as their small white drones prepare for takeoff.

Japanese Prototype Stealth Plane Makes First Flight

Apr 24
Japan's first domestically manufactured stealth plane has made its first flight, making Japan one of only a handful of nations with airplane stealth capabilities.

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