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Judge restores protections for grizzly bears, blocking hunts

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A U.S. judge has restored federal protections to grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains and blocked the first hunts planned for the animals in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades

Judge restores protections for grizzly bears around Yellowstone National Park, blocking planned hunts in Wyoming, Idaho

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Judge restores protections for grizzly bears around Yellowstone National Park, blocking planned hunts in Wyoming, Idaho

Monday, Sep 24

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Russian national held in Norway suspected of spying

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A Russian national has been arrested in Norway on suspicion of spying after he attended a conference on strengthening cooperation between Europe's parliamentary administrations, according to this lawyer

SiriusXM presses play on deal with Pandora Media

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SiriusXM is buying music streaming service Pandora Media in an stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion

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Apple, Salesforce teaming up on mobile apps for business

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Customer relations software company Salesforce and Apple to create new business apps exclusively for iPhone and iPad

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WATCH: Forbes reports possible problem with Apple's new phone operating system

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Some iPhone X users say iOS 12 system degrades the quality of their screen.

Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada

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Germany wants to sell Canada a secondhand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) _ without many core components it needs to fly

AP Explains: The US push to boost 'quantum computing'

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A race by U.S. tech companies to build powerful 'quantum computers' could be getting a $1.3 billion boost from Congress

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Why the 'gig' economy may not be the workforce of the future

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Why the 'gig' economy might not be the workforce of the future: Tepid pay is limiting growth

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Sky shares rally after Comcast wins bidding war

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Shares in Sky are up 8.8 percent after Comcast won a bidding war for the British pay TV giant in a weekend auction that pushed the value of the company to almost 30 billion pounds ($39 billion)

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Actor James Woods bashes Twitter after getting locked out

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Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet from July that Twitter found to be in violation of its rules

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What ignited many of California's worst wildfires a mystery

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Investigators never find what ignites many of California's worst wildfires, and that leaves officials with missed chances to learn something new

Sunday, Sep 23

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Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models

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Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal

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Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays

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An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms (12,000 pounds) of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries

Saturday, Sep 22

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Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

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Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid

British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for Sky, offering 29.6 billion pounds ($38.6 billion).

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British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for Sky, offering 29.6 billion pounds ($38.6 billion).

Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

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Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky

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Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

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Russia's space agency chief has warned that it wouldn't accept a second-tier role in a NASA-led plan to build an outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying in the project

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Billionaires buying up media: Savior complex or civic duty?

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For beleaguered news organizations the prospect of a deep-pocketed savior _ perhaps from the same tech industry that was instrumental in sending print media toward its current downward spiral _ is all but irresistible

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PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Alex Jones, Infowars

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PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Jones and his Infowars site, which along with conspiracy theories peddles "I Stand With Trump" t-shirts, Wake Up America coffee, dietary supplements and survival food

Friday, Sep 21

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Twitter finds software privacy bug affecting direct messages

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Twitter says a bug might have caused private messages and protected tweets from some users to be mistakenly sent to developers who were not the intended recipients

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FBI arrests Oregon man over alleged YouTube threats

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The FBI has arrested an Oregon man who they say threatened to kill YouTube employees and specifically threatened the CEO of the company, telling her he's coming for her and that she should pray

California becomes 1st state to restrict restaurants on handing out plastic straws

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The new law, which will go into effect Jan. 1, is intended to help protect the environment, particularly the ocean and marine animals.

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Naval Academy's cybersecurity program receives accreditation

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U.S. Naval Academy's cyber operations program has been formally accredited

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WATCH: Amazon's Alexa helps parents with quiet mode

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Plus, a new backpack lightens the load and GoPro announces its new Hero 7 camera.

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Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops

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Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops after years of record numbers

Congressmen question Google over kids' privacy on YouTube

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Two members of Congress are calling on Google to address concerns that YouTube might violate children's privacy

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Is $1,100 too much for an iPhone? Get an older one for less

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Is $1,100 too much for an iPhone? You can get an older model for less - maybe way less

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Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data

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A Japanese spacecraft has released two small rovers on an asteroid in a mission that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system

Micron outperforms, but trade war costs emerge

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Micron Technology is outperforming, but Trump administration tariffs that go into effect next week are going to sting