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Facebook Live is changing our world. Is that good?

Facebook Live has only been available to the masses since January, and in that time we've pretty much witnessed the full scope of humanity.

We laughed along with "Chewbacca Mask…

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Feds investigating possible hack of Clinton campaign

The FBI and Justice Department are investigating a computer hack of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign in addition to its examination of intrusions of other Democratic Party…

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Pokemon Go player claims he shed pounds

Catching 'em all is the Pokemon Go player's goal, but in doing so one British man claims to have lost something -- more than 12 kilograms (28 pounds) in weight.

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Microsoft to cut about 2,850 more jobs

Microsoft's costly bet on Nokia will mean more job losses than previously expected.

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Facebook could owe $5 billion in taxes

Forget Snapchat. Facebook's biggest threat right now may be Uncle Sam.

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How Amazon may solve the glaring weakness of noise-canceling headphones

Headphone wearers may one day have the best of both worlds.

Anyone seeking to tune out the world around them already has access to high-tech headphones capable of muffling the…

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From Uber/CNN

How Uber punishes drivers who refuse to use UberPool

Uber has adopted a tactic with its drivers that parents use on misbehaving children: timeouts.

Uber drivers who turn down ride requests risk having their workday paused as Uber…

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Peering into the atmospheres of newly discovered planets

For a craft that was launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope continues to provide us with awe-inspiring firsts. This time, researchers pointed its venerable lens in the…

Dolly the sheep

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Dolly the sheep's cloned sisters enjoy good health

Though growing old, Dolly's sheep siblings are no worse for wear.

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

State’s new Medical Marijuana Act and its impact on local municipalities reviewed by LVPC

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The executive director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Thursday night reviewed the land use implications of Pennsylvania’s newly signed Act 16, the Medical Marijuana Act and its effects on the Lehigh Valley’s numerous municipalities and the basic criteria for the growing, processing, and distribution of pot in addition to licensing, taxation, and enforcement.

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back along with an apology

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back
GREENWICH TWP., N.J.

Former Police Chief Rich Hummer Thursday night got a standing ovation, an apology and what he's wanted more than anything else for the last year: His old job back.

Warren County Farmers' Fair starts Saturday

Warren County Farmers Fair starts Saturday
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.

Hot air balloons will be seen throughout the New Jersey sky starting this weekend and lasting all through next Saturday.

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership
DEER LAKE, Pa.

It's a new era for the Schuylkill County camp where Muhammad Ali practiced floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.

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  • Jimmy Hoffa file photo

    Library of Congress

    On this day: July 30

    Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.

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