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Russian Parliament Adopts Internet Controls Bill
Forecasters Turn to Array of Technology to Fight Floodwaters
Electric Scooters Have Zipped by Docked Bikes in Popularity

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Forecasters Turn to Array of Technology to Fight Floodwaters

Russian Parliament Adopts Internet Controls Bill

By Adrian Sainz and Jeff Martin |
An arsenal of new technology is being put to the test fighting floods this year as rivers inundate towns and farm fields across the central United States.

When is Dead Really Dead? New Study Reinforces That Death is a Vast Gray Area

When is Dead Really Dead? New Study Reinforces That Death is a Vast Gray Area

Apr 22
Brain death is difficult to conceptualize, as it is a less visible form of death. And isn't it so much easier to believe what we can see?

Social Media Plays a Role in Formation of Central American Migrant Caravans

Social Media Plays a Role in Formation of Central American Migrant Caravans

By Maria Verza and Marcos Aleman | Apr 21
Now would-be migrants create chat groups and organize using social media to leave in caravans.

SpaceX Capsule Suffers 'Anomaly,' Smoke Seen for Miles

SpaceX Capsule Suffers 'Anomaly,' Smoke Seen for Miles

Apr 21
Officials say SpaceX's new capsule for astronauts suffered an "anomaly" during a routine engine test firing in Florida, causing smoke to be seen for miles.

Twitter Blasts US Ambassador's Passover Wishes in Polish

Twitter Blasts US Ambassador's Passover Wishes in Polish

Apr 21
The U.S. ambassador to Poland wished Jews a happy Passover in Polish, and the reaction has been a wave of angry comments on Twitter.

George Zimmerman, Killer of Trayvon Martin, Banned from Tinder dating app

George Zimmerman, Killer of Trayvon Martin, Banned from Tinder dating app

Apr 21
The ex-neighborhood watch volunteer who killed an unarmed black teen in Florida in 2012 has been banned from the dating app Tinder. An emailed statement from Tinder cited users' safety as a reason for removing George Zimmerman's profile.