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Open E-Book Format Comes with Headaches

By Anick Jesdanun | Jan 26
In the world of e-books, you largely have a choice between Amazon's Kindle and everyone else.

Doomsday Approaching, Say Atomic Scientists

By Seth Borenstein | Jan 26
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says Earth is now closer to human-caused doomsday than it has been in more than 30 years because of global warming and nuclear weaponry. But other experts say that's way too gloomy.

Weather Forecast: Blizzard Threatens Northeast

Jan 26
Meteorologist Danielle Niles of Boston station WBZ is tracking the blizzard.

Firms Pour Cash on Tech Startups, is Bubble Brewing?

By Brandon Bailey | Jan 23
Cash rained down on startups in 2014, as venture capitalists poured a whopping $48.3 billion into new U.S. companies - levels not seen since before the dot-com bubble burst in 2001. So are we approaching another bubble?

Google and Fidelity Invest in Elon Musk's SpaceX

Jan 23
SpaceX says it has raised $1 billion and added Google Inc. and Fidelity as investors.

New Link Between Pneumonia and Other Serious Illnesses

Jan 23
Health Headlines: Patients hospitalized for pneumonia have a significantly higher risk for heart attack or stroke, according to a new study. Also, a new warning about products with BPA. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health stories.

Measles Outbreak Tied to Disneyland Grows to 70 Illnesses

By Alicia Chang | Jan 23
A measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in CA led to warnings against visiting the happiest place on Earth if tourists or their children have not been vaccinated against the highly contagious respiratory disease that has sickened 70 people.

2 Nabbed in iPad Theft When Selfies Appear on Owner's iCloud

Jan 23
Two men arrested in Houston are accused of stealing an iPad and using it to take selfies that they unknowingly uploaded to the owner's iCloud account.

Microsoft Shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

By Brandon Bailey | Jan 22
Microsoft took the wraps off a new version of Windows - and a new wearable 3D gadget it calls the HoloLens. The company showed the new headset, which lets users view and interact with three-dimensional images.

Aetna Picks Gilead Sciences Hep C Drugs Over AbbVie's

By Linda A. Johnson | Jan 22
Insurer Aetna has made new hepatitis C drugs from Gilead Sciences Inc. preferred treatments for customers with the liver-destroying virus.

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