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Trump: US would destroy North Korea if forced to defend itself
The US president condemns "rogue nations" in his debut speech to the UN General Assembly.
19 September 2017, 10:49am

Hurricane Maria regains strength after battering Dominica
Maria weakened after pounding the island of Dominica but is now back to category five strength.
19 September 2017, 10:26am

FBI wiretapped Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort - reports
Paul Manafort's home was raided by agents probing Russian influence on the US election
19 September 2017, 10:58am

Yemen war: What happened to Saleem?
It has been a year since starving Saleem became the face of Yemen's suffering. But where is he now?
18 September 2017, 5:51pm

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi does not fear global 'scrutiny'
In her first comments on the Rohingya Muslims crisis, Myanmar's leader says the violence is over.
19 September 2017, 4:19am

German WW1 U-boat found off Belgian coast
The UB-II type submarine is said to be in good condition and the crew's bodies may still be on board.
19 September 2017, 6:39am

ABC News: Money

Walgreens, Rite Aid revise store purchase deal to $4.38B
Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a combination of the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past anti-trust regulators
19 September 2017, 10:04am

Global markets edge up ahead of Trump speech, Fed meeting
Global stock markets have risen ahead of this week's U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting and U.S. President Donald Trump's speech at the United Nations
18 September 2017, 7:10am

Kushner company buying apartment complex near Princeton, NJ
The real estate company owned by the family of Jared Kushner is expanding its garden apartments business with the purchase of a 1,032-unit complex near Princeton, New Jersey
18 September 2017, 12:00pm

Review: Glitzy iPhone X aside, the iPhone 8 is fine for most
The iPhone X might make your friends envious, but the iPhone 8 is the model for the masses _ similar to flying coach rather than first class
19 September 2017, 9:11am

Walgreens, Rite Aid revise store purchase deal to $4.38B
Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a combination of the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past anti-trust regulators
19 September 2017, 10:04am

WATCH: Women accuse Google of discrimination against female employees
Three women have filed a lawsuit alleging Google underpays women and denies them opportunities for promotion, which Google denies.
15 September 2017, 9:32am

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CNET Reviews - Most Recent Reviews

Apple iPhone X Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET
The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are out now, but is the iPhone X the phone we should care about most?
19 September 2017, 10:00am

Fitbit Ionic Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET
With Apple's next-gen Watch hitting shipping soon, Fitbit is making the final push to deliver its premium smartwatch to consumers in October.
19 September 2017, 8:02am

Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017) Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET
Amazon has dramatically lowered the price of its 10-inch tablet to $150, added more memory and a new hands-free Alexa feature.
19 September 2017, 9:14am

GE Cafe Electric Slide-in Range Release Date, Price and Specs - CNET
This is the first time the manufacturer has brought this type of connected cooking to one of its stoves.
19 September 2017, 7:00am

Apple iPhone 8 Plus review - CNET
Better cameras, faster performance and new AR apps. And this one still has the home button.
19 September 2017, 6:00am

iPhone 8 review - CNET
Apple's baseline 2017 phone gives up a few things the Plus and X have, but it has a lot going on under the hood.
19 September 2017, 8:51am

Interesting Thing of the Day

Modern Mummies / Resurrecting the art of arrested decay
Mummification may have gone out with the pharaohs, but a new, modern mummification process aims to restore its popularity. You can even have your pet mummified for eternity.
18 September 2017, 2:00am

Demosthenes' Stones / Improving your diction, Athenian style
The Greek orator Demosthenes overcame a severe speech impediment by forcing himself to speak with stones in his mouth.
15 September 2017, 2:00am

The S Curve / What is wrong with success?
After someone acquires a certain level of expertise, further development of a skill seems to drop off dramatically. Can this phenomenon, known as the S Curve, be overcome?
13 September 2017, 2:00am

Perpetual Motion Machines / The endless quest for free energy
Over the centuries, countless people have tried to create perpetual motion (or over-unity) machines, in defiance of the Laws of Thermodynamics. So far, physics is holding its own.
11 September 2017, 2:00am

Propeller Beanies / The story of the geek's icon
The little beanies with plastic propellers on top have become iconic (in America, at least) of science fiction fans and techie nerds of all kinds. But the cap's inventor never got the credit he deserved.
8 September 2017, 2:00am

The Hurdy-Gurdy / Violin, bagpipes, and kazoo combined
A musical instrument that's quite odd by today's standards, the hurdy-gurdy was quite popular for accompanying dancing in the medieval period. And it's making a bit of a comeback.
6 September 2017, 2:00am

NYT > Technology

State of the Art: The iPhone 8: A Worthy Refinement Before the Next Generation
Apple’s new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have a ring of familiarity. But the phones may feel like a solid upgrade from older models because of their new processor.
19 September 2017, 6:00am

Facebook Faces a New World as Officials Rein In a Wild Web
The web is not as open as it once was, with nation-states exerting their power over the internet. Facebook and other tech companies are dealing with the consequences.
18 September 2017, 3:29am

Mediator: Facebook Knows More About Russia’s Election Meddling. Shouldn’t We?
The social media giant owes it to its users to let them know if they interacted with what amounts to a digital spy. And that’s just the start.
18 September 2017, 5:40am

Chips Off the Old Block: Computers Are Taking Design Cues From Human Brains
New technologies are testing the limits of computer semiconductors. To deal with that, researchers have gone looking for ideas from nature.
16 September 2017, 4:00am

High Tech Meets High Art in a 3-D Opera
Michel van der Aa’s “Blank Out,” at the Park Avenue Armory, brings together a live singer onstage and another who appears only in a 3-D film.
18 September 2017, 2:48pm

Tech Tip: Outlook for Android, Plain and Simple
Microsoft’s mobile version of Outlook for the Android platform doesn’t offer text-formatting options, but it does manage your mailbox.
18 September 2017, 11:03am