Captured Journalist Noted for His Heartfelt War Reporting
As the world waits to see what the terrorist group ISIS will do to American journalist Steven Sotloff, held under threat of death unless the U.S. stops intervening in Iraq, Sotloff's family awaits his fate from their Florida home. A Different Look at Michael Brown Days Before His Death
A different view of Michael Brown has emerged, starkly different from the image of the unarmed teenager shot dead by police in Ferguson, Missouri.
7 Ways Debt Is Bad for Your Health
Regardless of who you areâ€”or why you owe moneyâ€”science suggests that being in debt could be affecting your physical and mental health. Here are just some of the reasons to get back in the black.Mission to Rescue US Hostages â€˜Flawless,â€™ Except for Rescue
A large contingent of American special operations forces was able to sneak into an ISIS camp near the terror groupâ€™s stronghold in Syria in search of American hostages, but quickly withdrew when it became clear that while 100 or so armed terrorists were there, the hostages werenâ€™t, according to a U.S. official with knowledge of the then-secret mission.Ukraine: Russian Aid Convoy Is a 'Direct Invasion'
Russia sends aid trucks into Ukraine without Kiev's OK; Ukraine calls move a 'direct invasion'Ebola Drug's Role in Americans' Recoveries Remains Unclear
American Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly credited doctors, God and an experimental drug for his recovery today. But experts say itâ€™s unclear whether the drug, known as ZMapp, helped or hindered his recovery.Why American Ebola Survivor Got So Many Hugs
Hospital staff hugged Dr. Kent Brantly to show public he's not contagious.Tensions Subsiding as National Guard Ordered to Leave Ferguson
The streets of Ferguson were mostly peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.Why Control of the Senate May Not Be Known Until December
It could all come down to Louisiana, where Sen. Mary Landrieu â€“ the last Democrat holding a statewide office in the increasingly red Creole State â€“ is making a bid for a fourth term, with polls showing her neck-and-neck with her leading Republican challenger, Rep. Bill Cassidy. Couple Used Dog to Lure Amish Girls, Police Say
A northern New York couple used a dog to lure two Amish sisters from their family farm stand with a plan to turn them into slaves, an investigator said Thursday.Hamas Kills 11 Suspected Informers for Israel
Hamas kills 11 alleged informers for Israel, day after Israel killed 3 top Hamas commanders
Vexed in the city: San Francisco strife spurs tech defectors elsewhere
As clashes mar tech's epicenter, entrepreneurs find that fleeing San Francisco for up-and-coming startup hubs can offer unique advantages.As security breach reports mount, experts fear alert fatigue
The geopolitical landscape is ripe for hacks, attacks, and exploits, but just because big breaches are being reported more often doesn't mean you should stop caring.Twitter workers love the company's culture and values
The social network is No. 1 on Glassdoor's "Top 25 Companies for Culture and Values." Not far behind are Google, Facebook, and Apple.Vexed in the city: Silicon Valley's invasion of San Francisco
A major migration is under way, with technology companies large and small setting up shop in San Francisco and bypassing the historic heart of the tech industry.Metal-framed Galaxy Alpha is toughest Galaxy yet, says Samsung
Take a peek behind-the-scenes with a glimpse of the production process for the new mid-range Galaxy Alpha.Aereo loses appeal to be recognized as cable operator
After a Supreme Court ruling, the streaming TV service changed its licensing model in an attempt to stay in business.Tomorrow Daily 040: Netflix on Oculus Rift, cyborg moths, and hard drives in Minecraft
On today's show, Netflix works with Oculus Rift, scientists create cyborg-like moths, and two Minecraft players create working hard drives inside the game.Crave giveaway: Zcan+ Scanner Mouse, a mouse that scans
This week's freebie, a Design to Innovation mouse with a built-in scanner, lets you scan information and directly import it into searchable, editable files.The gorgeous computer interfaces of 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
The CG company responsible for the UIs in "Guardians of the Galaxy" has released a showreel highlighting its stunning work.Flappy Bird follow-up Swing Copters will drive you to insanity
The Flappy Bird creator's next mobile game isn't just more difficult than its predecessor. It may just be one of the hardest smartphone games ever made.Spielberg bringing 'Minority Report' to TV?
Steven Spielberg is reportedly developing a "Minority Report" pilot for Amblin Television. We can't wait for the PreCrime Unit to solve murders before they happen.TARDIS Run board game is bigger on the inside
A 3D printed TARDIS opens up to reveal a board game based on Backgammon, Parcheesi and an Ancient Egyptian game called Senet.Pebble smartwatches get loaded with ESPN Scores app
Basketball, baseball, football, and other sports scores can be seen in real-time with the native ESPN app.Researchers find way to hack Gmail with 92 percent success rate
A weakness in Android, Windows, and iOS mobile operating systems could be used to obtain personal information.Ouya teams with Xiaomi to bring video games to China
Hundreds of Ouya games could soon be available on Xiaomi's streaming boxes and smart TVs.Google's Android search app adds multi-language voice feature
After a delay in rolling out the feature, the Internet giant makes it possible for people to switch languages on the fly when making voice searches.Sacrebleu! Netflix expansion will boost Europe to a fifth of members?
Netflix is launching in six European countries in September, and researcher IHS estimates it will pad the company's 50 million subscribers with as many as 6 million new ones almost immediately.Clamp-on exoskeleton turns you into your own chair
An ekoskelton-style device provides factory workers with a place to sit whenever they need it, no chair required.