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A Delta IV rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex-6 just after 2:11 p.m. PDT, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. The rocket is carrying a classified U.S. satellite. (Len Wood/The Santa Maria Times via AP)
Classified US satellite launched from California after delayA rocket carrying a classified U.S. satellite has blasted off from California
The Associated Press3 days ago
Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid, right, welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for the talks in Tallinn, Estonia, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Abe is on a visit to three Baltic countries, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. (AP Photo/Marko Mumm)
Japanese PM kicks off six-nation European tour in EstoniaJapan's prime minister has kicked off in Estonia a five-day European tour that will take him also to Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania _ becoming the first-ever head of the Asian nation to visit these countries
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, June 21, 2017, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks as he prepares for the Facebook Communities Summit in Chicago. Facebook is once again tweaking the formula it uses to decide what people see in their news feed to focus more on personal connections and take the spotlight off brands and news articles. Facebook says it will highlight posts people are most likely to engage with and make time spent on social media more "meaningful." (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
A look at Facebook's changes over the years in what you seeA look at Facebook's changes over the years in light of the company's latest move to focus on personal connections over published articles and videos.
The Associated Press3 days ago
Virgin Galactic conducts 7th glide test of spacecraftVirgin Galactic says the latest glide test of its space tourism rocket plane was a success, nearly reaching the speed of sound
The Associated Press4 days ago
GM's 'Eerie' New Car: Look, Ma, No Steering WheelBut what do you do with your hands? A question usually reserved for people posing for photographs or performing a monologue can now be asked by potential buyers of General Motors' newest self-driving car. That's because the latest incarnation has no steering wheel, or accelerator or brake pedal, swapping out...
Newser4 days ago
FILE - This Friday, May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit.  General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals. The company says it has filed a petition with the federal government seeking permission to put the vehicles on the road sometime next year with no human backup drivers. GM’s Cruise Automation unit has announced plans to carry passengers in self-driving cars that won’t have a backup driver in 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
GM says it's mass-producing cars without steering wheelsGeneral Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals
The Associated Press4 days ago
A group of Muslim women hold posters during a rally outside the Facebook office in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Muslim hard-liners have staged protest against the social media giant Facebook in Indonesia's capital over its alleged ban on multiple pages and accounts related to their group. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
Indonesia hard-line Muslims protest ban on Facebook accountsMuslim hard-liners have protested in Indonesia's capital against Facebook's blocking of accounts belonging to their group
The Associated Press4 days ago
Facebook Announces Major Change to News FeedsWhat you see when you log on to Facebook will be changing soon—because Mark Zuckerberg wants to make sure "the time we all spend on Facebook is time well spent." The Facebook CEO announced major changes to news feeds in a post Thursday, saying they've received feedback that "public...
Newser4 days ago
India launches rocket carrying dozens of satellitesIndia launched a rocket carrying dozens of satellites from India and six other countries from its island space center
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White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, center, is escorted to the House chamber by Marc Short, left, the White House legislative liaison, just before the vote to reauthorize the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, FISA, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
House OKs spy program after conflicting Trump tweetsHouse votes to reauthorize a key foreign intelligence collection program after a confusing morning of Trump tweets
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FILE - In this April 18, 2017, file photo, conference workers speak in front of a demo booth at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference in San Jose, Calif. Facebook said Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, that it is tweaking what people see to make their time on it more “meaningful.” The changes come as Facebook faces criticism that social media can make people feel depressed and isolated. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
Facing critics, Facebook wants feeds to be more 'meaningful'Facebook is tweaking what people see to make their time on it more "meaningful."
The Associated Press4 days ago
FILE - This Wednesday, June 21, 2017, file photo shows the building that houses the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. A published report says Uber used technology during police raids outside the U.S. to keep company information from law enforcement. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
Uber used tech tool to shield data from police outside USThe ride-sharing company Uber confirms that it had technology to shield company data when law enforcement raided offices outside the U.S.
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