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  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:11:47 GMT
    An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.
    An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.
  • Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

    Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:11:37 GMT
    Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.
    The investigation into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it began listing and on the possibility that a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives, officials...
  • Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:11:34 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.
    Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said Friday they will not leave them until the country's...
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  • NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down

    NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:20 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:20:46 GMT
    NASA's small moon-orbiting spacecraft LADEE (pronounced LAH'-dee) is no more. Flight controllers confirmed early Friday that LADEE crashed into the back side of the moon.
    NASA's robotic moon explorer, LADEE, is no more.
  • White House updating online privacy policy

    White House updating online privacy policy

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:51:48 GMT
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile...
    By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and...
  • White House updating online privacy policy

    White House updating online privacy policy

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:21 AM EDT2014-04-18 07:21:34 GMT
    By MARTHA MENDOZA Associated Press A new Obama administration privacy policy out Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and...
    By MARTHA MENDOZA Associated Press A new Obama administration privacy policy out Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social...
  • ConsumerMore>>

  • Meat prices jump to highest levels in decades

    Meat prices jump to highest levels in decades

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:44:14 GMT
    Beef prices have shot up to the highest level in nearly 30 years. The price of pork is also rising, and it's putting a lot of businesses and families in a bind.
    Beef prices have shot up to the highest level in nearly 30 years. The price of pork is also rising, and it's putting a lot of businesses and families in a bind.
  • Coupons, but at what cost?

    Coupons, but at what cost?

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:28:40 GMT
    General Mills is among the companies inserting language into its online privacy policy that forces users to resolve disputes with the company by informal means or arbitration -- not via lawsuits.
    General Mills is among the companies inserting language into its online privacy policy that forces users to resolve disputes with the company by informal means or arbitration -- not via lawsuits.
  • Panels promise savings on your electric bill

    Panels promise savings on your electric bill

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-04-15 02:09:51 GMT
    Warm air rises. That simple, yet profound reality of science is the basis for a new product that promises to decrease heat and cut your electric bill.
    Warm air rises. That simple, yet profound reality of science is the basis for a new product that promises to decrease heat and cut your electric bill.
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