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Luigi the robot

MIT Senseable City Lab, ALM Lab via CNN

Meet Luigi: MIT's sewer-scouring robot

We've seen used robots as personal assistants, emergency rescuers and even hotel concierges -- but what if they could also do our dirty work?

Hacked cyber security graphic

CNN

Cyber warfare: Who is China hacking now?

It's the nagging glitch in the US-China relationship that was inevitably mentioned during the first US presidential debate this week between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton --…

James Comey

CNN

FBI director: Hackers 'poking around' voter systems

The FBI has discovered attempted hacks of voter registration sites in more than a dozen states according to two law enforcement officials. US investigators believe that Russia is…

Amy Schumer, 2015 Hollywood Film Awards

Mark Davis/Getty Images

Why you should be careful searching for Amy Schumer

Comedian Amy Schumer tops an annual list of "most dangerous" celebrities, musicians and TV hosts compiled by the security software company McAfee.

Selena Gomez

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Selena Gomez: Reigning queen of Instagram

Selena Gomez has 100 million followers on Instagram, making her the most followed person.

Self driving chair

Nissan, ProPilot via CNN

Hate standing in line? Try a self-driving chair

Too lazy to stand in line outside your favorite restaurant? Japanese carmaker Nissan thinks it has the solution.

Enter the ProPilot Chair, a fleet of self-driving seats equipped…

Blackberry phone

End of an era: BlackBerry will stop making its own phones

It's the end of an era for BlackBerry. The company, famous for making cellphones with physical keyboards that were once so popular people nicknamed them Crackberries, has decided…

WhatsApp

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

How Syrian activists use WhatsApp to tell stories

Conditions in the embattled rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo are getting worse each day. There's no way in or out. Residents in the city are increasingly desperate to tell the…

Apple Watch

Stephen Lam/Getty

Aetna insurance will subsidize the Apple Watch

If you want an Apple Watch to keep track of your health, Aetna might help you pay for it.

The health insurance provider announced on Tuesday it will subsidize the cost of the…

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Motorcycle club, Home Depot team to help local veteran

Motorcycle club Home Depot team to help local veteran
BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Friday in Bethlehem, the Lehigh Valley Chapter of Nam Knights America Motorcycle Club and the Home Depot came together to install a ramp to the home of William Putar

Crews return to scene of Bethlehem sinkhole

Crews return to scene of Bethlehem sinkhole
BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Bethlehem city’s Water and Streets department were back along the 700 block of New Street a day after big problems lead to evacuations and power outages

Second guilty plea in 2012 Comfort Inn shooting

Michael L. Hendrix
EASTON, Pa.

Michael Hendrix will serve up to 14 years for his role in attempted robbery

Drunk P'burg man lays in middle of road, spits on cop

EASTON, Pa.

Easton police said he was almost struck by passing cars along Route 611.

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On this Day

  • Walt Disney World opening, 1971

    Walt Disney

    On this day: October 1

    Thomas Edison opens the world's first electric lamp factory, Yosemite becomes a national park, soccer great Pele says goodbye, and Walt Disney World opens, all on this day.

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