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New Genetic Test Helps Gauge Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk

Apr 24
A California startup is offering a cheaper and easier way to determine a woman's risk of getting the diseases. Dr. Holly Phillips joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the potentially life-saving genetic test that is now on the market.

Stocks Rise on Tech Earnings; Nasdaq Adds to Record

Apr 24
Stock indexes edged higher in late-afternoon trading Friday, helped by gains in big technology companies including Google, Amazon and Microsoft.

Computer Program to Take on World's Best in TX Hold 'Em

Apr 24
Carnegie Mellon University researchers are going all in, pitting a computer program against some of the world's best professional poker players.

CDC Using New Technology to Track Listeria Illnesses

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Apr 23
The government is relying on some new technology - as well as a bit of luck - to track an outbreak of life-threatening listeria linked to Blue Bell ice cream products.

Still Got It: Facebook Mobile Ad Revenue Continues to Surge

Apr 23
Nearly three-quarters of Facebook's advertising revenue now comes from mobile ads, as many more users access the social network on smartphones and other hand-held gadgets.

HBO Online Both a Blessing and a Curse

Apr 23
HBO Now, the cable channel's new stand-alone streaming service, is both a blessing and a curse. The curse? Having more video than you can ever find time to watch.

Capturing Cops on Video: Police Fight Back, Smash Phone

Apr 23
A deputy U.S. Marshal is under investigation for allegedly smashing a woman's cell phone. Video shows the man apparently striking the phone out of the woman's hands. She was recording law enforcement activity near her home.

The Top iPhone and iPad Apps on App Store

Apr 22
App Store Official Charts for the week ending April 20, 2015.

How Pets Transmit Diseases to Humans

Apr 22
Americans own more than 150 million pets, but new research from a team led by the Ohio State University shows the importance of choosing the right ones to bring home, based on your family's health and age.

Questions, Answers about Police Officers Who Confuse Weapons

By Ryan J. Foley | Apr 22
Robert Bates, the volunteer deputy who killed an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma, says he accidentally fired his handgun when he meant to deploy his stun gun. Some questions and answers about officers who mistakenly fire guns when intending to use stun guns.

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