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Feb 09 2016

Obama to seek double funding for clean energy R&D by 2020

Climate change is a huge problem for the US and the rest of the world, but even if greenhouse gases didn't exist - even if the oceans weren't rising and the threat of dro...

Feb 09 2016

Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal

It has also been the target of multiple investigations by the Department of Education, the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice. The deal is subject t...

Feb 09 2016

Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

The Stoxx 50 index of leading European shares was down 0.4 percent at 2,657 and near 2-1/2 year lows. Global investors have "significantly undervalued" the yen, so there'...

Feb 09 2016

North Korea praises new rocket's "fascinating vapor"

USA military officials have said the sophisticated system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) was needed in South Korea . China can use its veto power t...

Feb 09 2016

Watch videos on Verizon's Go90 without affecting data cap

Verizon Wireless is offering its postpaid subscribers the ability to stream go90 videos on LTE for free, without it eating into their data allowance. Verizon has said tha...