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Doctor uses iPad to conduct surgery

In countries ravaged by conflict, providing international medical expertise on the ground can be almost impossible.


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Can BuzzFeed News survive the shift to video?

Early last year, BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti wrote a blog post titled "Why BuzzFeed Does News," a battle cry for journalism that had the unintended effect of unnerving some members…

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Twitter will stretch its 140-character limit

Twitter says it's stretching the iconic 140-character limit on tweets, taking @names and images out of the count.



GoPro surges after Red Bull invests in it

Good news for all you Tony Hawk wannabees with a camera strapped to your head and an energy drink in one hand while you skateboard down the half pipe.


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Snapchat could soon be worth more than $20 billion

Snapchat could be soon be valued at north of $20 billion. That is, if investors bite.

Snapchat looks to be seeking at least $200 million in new funding, according to a filing…



Google's Paris offices raided by police in tax probe

French police raided Google's offices in Paris Tuesday, looking for evidence of money laundering and tax evasion.

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CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks

The head of the network that connects the world's banks has issued a warning: Hackers will strike again, and they could bring down a bank.

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Marissa Mayer's security cost Yahoo $500,000

Yahoo dramatically beefed up Marissa Mayer's security detail after she and her family have faced a "credible" threat to their safety.

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Facebook finds no evidence of Trending bias, but makes changes anyway

Facebook has found "no evidence of systematic political bias" in how news stories are chosen for its Trending Topics features, according to results of an internal investigation…


The 42nd Annual Boutique at the Rink

The 42nd Annual Boutique at the Rink

Organizers are busy setting up for one of the biggest sales of the year in Bethlehem and it's all for a good cause. 

Stabbing victim tells police he tried to break up fight


Allentown man charged after attack in district court parking lot in South Side Bethlehem

Parkland Board recognizes middle and high school students for achievement excellence in the arts and sciences

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It was somewhat easier for the Parkland School Board Tuesday night to approve a 3.7 percent tax hike and draw $6 million from its savings to balance its $166 million budget for next school year following a one and a half-hour student recognition presentation for excellence in the art and sciences which included several statewide and numerous regional and local achievements from Parkland’s middle and high school students.

Realtors unhappy with Easton's buyer notification inspection program

Realtors unhappy with Easton's buyer notification inspection program

Real estate agents may have a reputation for putting a positive spin on just about everything, but on Tuesday night before an Easton City Council committee meeting on the city's buyer notification inspection program the Realtors gave Easton a bottom of the barrel rating compared to Bethlehem and Allentown.

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    On this day: May 25

    Goofy makes his debut, Babe Ruth hits his final home run, JFK sets sights on the moon, Ali taunts Liston, "Star Wars" hits theaters, and Oprah signs off, all on this day.


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