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Twitter Shuts Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests
US Wants Woman Accused in Capital One Hack to Stay Locked Up
Polish Judges Want Lawmakers to Probe Online Hate Campaign

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US Wants Woman Accused in Capital One Hack to Stay Locked Up

Twitter Shuts Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests

By Martha Bellisle |
A woman accused of hacking Capital One and at least 30 other organizations is a flight risk, a threat and should be kept locked up until her trial, U.S. prosecutors said in court d...

UN: Possible to Eradicate Malaria, but Probably Not Soon

UN: Possible to Eradicate Malaria, but Probably Not Soon

By Maria Cheng | Aug 25
The World Health Organization says it's theoretically possible to wipe out malaria, but probably not with the imperfect vaccine and other control methods being used at the moment.

Russian Capsule Carrying Robot Fails Space Station Docking

Russian Capsule Carrying Robot Fails Space Station Docking

Aug 25
A Russian space capsule carrying a humanoid robot has failed to dock as planned with the International Space Station.

San Francisco Zoo Brings Red-Legged Frogs Back to Yosemite

San Francisco Zoo Brings Red-Legged Frogs Back to Yosemite

Aug 24
A healthy population of red-legged frogs is hopping in Yosemite National Park, helped by a reintroduction program with the San Francisco Zoo.

Frustrated with Event Ticketing? New Ventures Try to Help

Frustrated with Event Ticketing? New Ventures Try to Help

By Jamie Stengle | Aug 24
Event organizers hoping to eliminate ticket scams and huge markups in the secondary market are increasingly turning to companies that use technology to allow fans to buy and resell their tickets while putting caps on prices.

Bring On the Technology Bans!

Bring On the Technology Bans!

By Kentaro Toyama University of Michigan | Aug 24
Ethical questions abound: As Georgetown's Center on Privacy and Technology put it, facial recognition could lead to "a world where, once you set foot outside, the government can track your every move."