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Zimbabwe latest: Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era
Pressure grows on the president to stand aside as thousands march to welcome the army takeover.
18 November 2017, 3:31am

Argentina missing navy submarine: Search stepped up
A Nasa research plane joins the search for the vessel, now missing in the Atlantic for three days.
18 November 2017, 3:19am

Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold
The US president's move comes a day after US hunters were told they could import elephant trophies.
17 November 2017, 8:52pm

Small steps forward as UN climate talks end in Bonn
UN climate talks finish with progress on technical issues but with questions on carbon cuts unresolved.
17 November 2017, 10:40pm

Iranian boy leads friend to food video
A touching moment said to be in the aftermath of the Iranian earthquake isn't what it seems.
17 November 2017, 3:14pm

Saad Hariri, Lebanon PM, in France for crisis talks
Saad Hariri will meet President Macron, after denying claims he was being held in Saudi Arabia.
18 November 2017, 4:54am

ABC News: Money

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try
Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try in GOP tax plan
17 November 2017, 3:35pm

WATCH: Black Friday deals available 1 week early
Retailers like Walmart and Amazon are competing for your holiday dollar.
17 November 2017, 7:28pm

WATCH: Gene Simmons talks new book 'On Power'
The Kiss frontman talks new book, "On Power," on "Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis."
17 November 2017, 6:06pm

WATCH: Black Friday consumer warning issued for fake mobile apps
A cyber security firm warns many fake mobile apps looking to trick shoppers into entering personal credit card information, disclosing Facebook and Gmail logins or downloading malware that could potentially steal or lock your devices and hold it ransom
17 November 2017, 8:24am

WATCH: Major retailers offer huge deals and discounts a week before Black Friday
With the biggest shopping season of the year a week away, retailers are already offering special pricing on goods; experts suggest consumers look for deals with at least a 30% discount.
16 November 2017, 7:05pm

WATCH: Walmart raising prices online to draw shoppers to stores
Walmart explained the price discrepancy by noting it costs less to sell some items in stores as the retail giant also attempts to increase traffic inside its brick-and-mortar stores.
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CNET Reviews - Most Recent Reviews

Motif Mentor review - CNET
The Motif Mentor's pour-over coffee pointers don't come cheap.
17 November 2017, 4:22pm

Notion (second generation) review - CNET
Notion's second generation of sensors improve battery life, add Nest integration and extend range -- but customization options are still limited.
17 November 2017, 3:06pm

Secretlab Omega 2018 Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET
The updated gaming chair from Singapore startup Secretlab now ships to the US, UK and Australia as well.
17 November 2017, 9:00am

Samsung WA54M8750AW review - CNET
Samsung's WA54M8750AW top-load washing machine has some significant flaws.
17 November 2017, 7:00am

Huawei Watch 2 LTE review - CNET
It’s got everything you’d expect from a smartwatch, including cellular connectivity -- if smartwatches are your thing.
17 November 2017, 7:00am

Garmin Speak Release Date, Price and Specs - Roadshow
Amazon's Alexa voice service finds a home on your car's dashboard through integration with Garmin's newest device and navigation software.
16 November 2017, 7:21pm

Interesting Thing of the Day

The Musée Mécanique / Good old-fashioned interactive multimedia
Before electronic video games, arcades were filled with electromechanical games, fortune-telling machines, and other amusements. Hundreds of these vintage devices live on in San Francisco's Musée Mécanique.
17 November 2017, 2:00am

Bodie, California / The liveliest ghost town in the West
In the Sierra Nevada mountains of eastern California lies the remains Bodie, once the state's second-largest city. A bustling mining town in its heyday, it's now lovingly preserved in a state of arrested decay.
15 November 2017, 2:00am

Sarlat La Canéda / Time travel, French style
The French town of Sarlat looks much the same as it did in medieval times, except that now there are more foie gras shops and internet cafés.
13 November 2017, 2:00am

Tachyons / Tracking the elusive faster-than-light particle
The Theory of Relativity says that nothing can accelerate to a speed faster than light. But a hypothetical particle called a tachyon gets around this rule because it started out going faster than light.
10 November 2017, 2:00am

The Great Clock of Westminster / Big Ben and beyond
The clock tower that rises from the British Houses of Parliament is often mistakenly called Big Ben, but that's actually the nickname of one of the bells inside. That's just one of several surprising facts about this well-known clock.
8 November 2017, 2:00am

Carbon Dating / Decay rates create debates
Scientists can determine the age of very old organic artifacts using the clever process known as carbon dating. But how does it actually work, and why do some religious groups find it so problematic?
6 November 2017, 2:00am

NYT > Technology

Tesla Unveils an Electric Rival to Semi Trucks
Aiming to remake a multibillion-dollar industry, the automaker said it would have a semi for sale in two years that would be nearly self-driving.
17 November 2017, 5:15pm

Apple Postpones Release of HomePod Speaker
Apple had said its HomePod speaker, a response to Amazon’s Echo, would debut this year. Now it won’t be released till early next year.
17 November 2017, 7:32pm

F.C.C. Opens Door to More Consolidation in TV Business
The agency voted to relax several rules, including allowing a company to own more than one of the top stations in a local market.
16 November 2017, 10:59pm

Mike and Nathaniel’s Week in Tech: Everybody Loves Bitcoin
In this week’s tech newsletter, Mike Isaac and Nathaniel Popper delve into the popularity of Bitcoin, and the new troubles at Twitter.
17 November 2017, 8:00am

Tech Tip: Taking Control of the Control Center
Apple has moved some things around in the iOS 11 Control Center, but you can also make changes of your own.
17 November 2017, 8:35am

Tech Tip: How to Add Emoji to Your Twitter Name
With just a few steps, you can add emoji characters and change the name shown on your Twitter account.
16 November 2017, 9:07am