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LA Creative Director Launches iOS App 'Lesbian Emojis'

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 15
A Los Angeles creative director was so frustrated by Apple's lack of lesbian-themed emojis that she just went and created her own.

Open E-Book Format Comes with Headaches

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Jan 26
In the world of e-books, you largely have a choice between Amazon's Kindle and everyone else.

Doomsday Approaching, Say Atomic Scientists

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Jan 26
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says Earth is now closer to human-caused doomsday than it has been in more than 30 years because of global warming and nuclear weaponry. But other experts say that's way too gloomy.

Weather Forecast: Blizzard Threatens Northeast

SCIENCE | Jan 26
Meteorologist Danielle Niles of Boston station WBZ is tracking the blizzard.

Google and Fidelity Invest in Elon Musk's SpaceX

SCIENCE | Jan 23
SpaceX says it has raised $1 billion and added Google Inc. and Fidelity as investors.

New Link Between Pneumonia and Other Serious Illnesses

SCIENCE | Jan 23
Health Headlines: Patients hospitalized for pneumonia have a significantly higher risk for heart attack or stroke, according to a new study. Also, a new warning about products with BPA. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health stories.