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I-78 West reopens following deadly crash near Krumsville

The westbound lanes of Interstate 78 have reopened to travelers more than 11 hours after a deadly accident…

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Trade in your Android for an iPhone at Apple Stores

You can now trade in your non-iPhone smartphone at an Apple Store for a credit toward a new iPhone. Previously, Apple only accepted iPh...

iPad, apps

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This man bet $100K that there's a startup bubble

One man is betting $100,000 that there is -- in fact -- a tech bubble. But he's hardly an adamant bubble theorist.

NYC Skyscrapers

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Skyscrapers made from ...wood?

If the 20th century was the century of the skyscraper, then the 21st century is shaping up as the century of the "plyscaper."

Despite its historical reputation for great city fires -- London in 1666, the Great Chicago fire of 1871 and San Francisco in...

Kickstarter

Kickstarter

Pebble Time Kickstarter project raised $20.3 million

During its monthlong crowdfunding campaign, which ended 10 p.m. ET Friday, Pebble Time shattered two Kickstarter records -- fastest project to raise $1 million (49 minutes) and most raised ($20.3 million).

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

Would you be willing to fly on a plane with no pilot?

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Your iPhone could help lower medical bills

Your iPhone could save you time and money at the doctor's office. At least that's what doctors hope.

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Microsoft tells its contractors: Give workers paid time off

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

meerkat

Gwen Sung

Livestream your life with this new app

If you haven't yet been asked by friends or co-workers to Meerkat, chances are you will soon.

Uber, car taxi service app

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The great tech debate: Are we in a bubble or not?

Y Combinator's Sam Altman is just the latest to sound off on what he thinks of that question: Is there, or isn't there, a tech bubble?

Scott Kelly

NASA

Astronaut lifts off on history-making mission

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly has left Earth for what could be a very long time -- and to make U.S. spaceflight history.

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook Communications

7 big changes coming to Facebook

Get ready for more big changes to Facebook.

The social media company announced several new products and features that will launch on its platform soon -- all are designed to make it easier for you to communicate with people and businesses.

Facebook C...

Gmail

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Google could soon let you pay bills in Gmail

Google is working on a secret project to let users pay bills directly through its email service Gmail, according to tech news site Re/code.

Mars rover Opportunity heat shield impact site

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NASA's Opportunity rover finishes Martian marathon

It certainly won't be troubling any earth-based runners' personal bests, but NASA's long-serving Mars rover Opportunity set a significant benchmark Tuesday as it clocked in 26.219 miles (42 kilometers) -- the first-ever Martian marathon.

It might hav...

Ruth Porat

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Wall Street's most powerful woman jumps to Google

Wall Street just lost its brightest female star to Silicon Valley.

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Photos of 'Hometown Heroes' sought for exhibit

American flag, soldier's hat, Memorial Day, Veterans Day

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BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Photos of veterans and active members of the U.S. armed forces are being sought for  a fifth annual '"Our Hometown Heroes" display over Memorial Day weekend at SteelStacks in Bethlehem.

'Yoga Girl' author gets rock star welcome in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

The Yoga Girl got a rock star reception in Bethlehem Area Public Library Monday night.

Stroudsburg man charged for stabbing outside bar

Stabbing suspect
MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Thirty-seven-year-old Joseph E. Thompson of Stroudsburg has been arrested for last week's stabbing outside a Monroe County bar.

Ex-firefighter held others hostage inside firehouse, police say

firefighters held hostage at fire house in Cheltenham Twp., MontCo
CHELTENHAM TWP., Pa.

A former firefighter is in custody after an apparent hostage situation at a firehouse in Montgomery County.

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  • Eiffel Tower, 1889, Library of Congress

    Library of Congress

    On this day: March 31

    The Eiffel Tower is completed, Knute Rockne dies in a plane crash, "Oklahoma!" debuts on Broadway, and Brandon Lee and Selena both die tragically, all on this day.

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