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Cops may use cadaver dogs to search for remains…

Homicide detectives could use cadaver dogs to sniff for the remains of other children in the suburban California "house of horrors," according to a report.

Rocket launched in New Zealand deploys commercial…

A rocket launched from New Zealand has reached orbit carrying commercial satellites for earth imaging and weather and ship tracking

The Latest: Trump insists immigration talk comes…

White House says Trump won't budge on demand that government reopen before immigration dealt with

Amazon to debut cashier-less store in downtown…

More than a year after it introduced the concept, Amazon is opening its artificial intelligence-powered Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle on Monday

Trump Prods Senate to Use Nuclear Option

President Trump came out swinging on the second day of the government shutdown, reports the Washington Post , tweeting Sunday that Senate "Dems just want illegal immigrants to pour into our nation unchecked," and that "If stalemate continues, Republicans should go to 51% (Nuclear Option) and vote on real, long term...

No More Grocery Cashiers? 'Amazon Go' Opens Monday

Amazon will open its high-tech grocery store to the public this week after a year of beta testing the no-checkout technology on employees. Amazon Go allows shoppers to simply take whatever they want to purchase and leave, eliminating the need for lines or cashiers. The concept store is slated to...

Employee Says She Was Hired for Sex Under Guise…

A Fannie Mae employee says she thought she was hired to work in the mortgage company's IT department but was instead expected to act as the personal plaything of a senior director, CNN reports. Soleil Bonnin is seeking $20 million in damages from Fannie Mae, which she sued this week....

The Latest: Senate GOP plans a vote aimed at…

A Senate showdown vote on a Republican plan for ending the federal shutdown is on track to occur by early Monday

Jim Rodford, Kinks and Zombies Bassist, Dies at 76

Jim Rodford, bassist for The Kinks and The Zombies, and a founding member of Argent, died Saturday (Jan. 20) at his home in St. Albans, England. He was 76.

'Squirming on the Floor': Uber's Kalanick Had…

Bloomberg is out with a lengthy feature about the final, turbulent year of Travis Kalanick at the helm of Uber, which the story maintains was "a lot weirder and darker than you thought." As evidence of that, reporters Eric Newcomer and Brad Stone unearth a bizarre anecdote about Kalanick's behavior...

New California declares 'independence' from rest…

Movement seeks to separate California's rural areas from its metropolitan coast.

Woman dies after falling 'several decks' from a…

A woman sailing on a Carnival Cruise Line ship from Florida fell from her cabin’s balcony and died.

French Purists Don't Want Citizens To Say…

A society of high-minded French purists have deemed another English-derived word unfit for their language. According to the Local , Commission d'enrichissement de la langue française has zeroed in on the use of "smartphone." Known in English as the Enrichment Commission for the French Language, the group is affiliated with conservative...

10 Senators Crossed Party Lines On Shutdown Vote

Many of the Democrats who voted "yes" are up for re-election in red states. The Republicans who voted "no" each have their own reasons.

He Said He Was Innocent for 40 Years. Google…

Facebook may have been one criminal's undoing—Google was another's saving grace. The Guardian has the story of Stephen Simmons, a 62-year-old British businessman whose frustration over a 1976 conviction for a crime he maintained he did not commit had never dissipated. He and two pals were arrested in June...

This Will Be Where Amazon Puts Its Second…

This Will Be Where Amazon Puts Its Second Headquarters, According to Experts

He Becomes Twitter Sensation With Very First Post

Gary Lee had zero tweets to his name as of Jan. 12. That changed in a big way on Jan. 13, when he posted this series of tweets about his Korean heritage and suddenly became Twitter famous, reports Yahoo News . Lee once worked as a staffer in the Obama White...

Tom Petty's Daughter Insists Her Father Wasn't a…

Tom Petty’s daughter is speaking out after it was revealed that her father died from an accidental drug overdose

Singer Ed Sheeran announces engagement on…

Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

Russian networks pushing conservative meme…

Russia-linked Twitter networks are pushing a conservative meme related to the investigation of Russian election interference, researchers say

Experts Reveal the Sneaky Habits That Can Destory…

Hogging the blanket can actually be a lot more than an annoying quirk.

Twitter suspends more than 1,000 Russia-linked…

Twitter announced Friday that it has suspended more than 1,000 new accounts linked to Russian-controlled accounts which shared information meant to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

A look back at Melania's first year

Melania Trump is perhaps a unique first lady in modern history, an immigrant, a fashion model, a third wife, and by her own account, a notoriously private woman. CNN's Kate Bennett looks back at Melania's first year.

Brady leads Patriots back to Super Bowl, top…

Tom Brady threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Danny Amendola with 2:48 remaining to rally the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl