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Apple Music is here: 5 things to know

Are you ready to rock?

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The Internet survived the leap second

This evening, a "leap second" threatened to wreak havoc across the Internet. But unlike the last leap second in 2012, the Internet continued on without a noticeable hitch.

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Greeks rush to bitcoin in lieu of euro

With bank doors slammed shut, frantic Greeks are turning to online trading platforms to see if the digital money Bitcoin is a better bet than the euro.

The world's largest Bitcoin…

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Emmanuel Tambakakis

Global markets spooked by looming 'leap second'

You won't even notice it -- it will literally pass by in a second. But markets around the world are frantically trying to avoid a leap second that threatens to disrupt global…

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SpaceX rocket explodes after launch

An unmanned rocket by Elon Musk's SpaceX on a resupply mission to the International Space Station exploded Sunday just minutes after launch.

It wasn't clear what caused the rocket…

Airbnb

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'Crazy money' - Airbnb valued at over $25 billion

The price tag keeps rising for hot startups. The latest is Airbnb, which is raising $1.5 billion, and scoring a valuation of $25.5 billion.

That's more than double what it was…

Internet

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These places have the slowest Internet in the country

Do you think your Internet is slow? That's nothing compared to what these folks are going through.

If you live in Chicago, and try to connect via AT&T from 4 p.m to 11 p.m., speeds…

Sean Parker

Sean Parker: Music isn't 'winner take-all'

It's been more than a decade since Sean Parker, now a billionaire, blew up the music industry by co-founding Napster. Yet the industry is still going through a painful transition.

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Lexus International

Lexus reveals hoverboard, but you can't buy it

You can't be Marty McFly just yet. Lexus revealed on Tuesday a 30-second teaser that included a real-life functional hoverboard very similar to the one that Marty McFly used in…

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Storm does damage in Honey Brook, Chester County

Severe storms through the area
HONEY BROOK TWP., Pa.

A severe storm moved through Honey Brook, Chester County Tuesday afternoon. It uprooted trees, brought down power lines and destroyed roofs.

Police: A "string of mischief" in Muhlenberg Twp.

A string of questions about mischief
MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa.

Residents in a quiet Muhlenberg Township community have a string of questions regarding some dangerous mischief.

Police: Man jailed for sexual assault against a child

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EASTON, Pa.

An Easton man is in custody for committing several sexual acts upon a child.

Airport authority seeks to improve customer experience

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Members of the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) Tuesday approved a new car rental customer charge and a state transportation grant both designed to make navigating around the airport an improved and more pleasant experience for travelers.

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  • 1953 Chevrolet Corvette, Chevy

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    On this day: June 30

    Abraham Lincoln sets aside Yosemite Valley as public land, "Gone with the Wind" is published, the first Chevy Corvette rolls off the assembly line, and Tonya Harding is stripped of her national championship, all on this day.

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