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Regulators: NC flooding too bad to tally…

Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina, with tell-tale trails of rainbow-colored sheen indicating potential contamination visible on top of the black floodwaters

Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by…

A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them

A New App Can Help Prevent You From Killing Your…

If your goal is to have a green thumb, but every plant you’ve ever had ends up looking like this, a new plant watering app can change all of that. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.

By Next Year, Almost Half Of All Cellphone Calls…

A new report based that prediction on an analysis of billions of cellphone calls made over the past year and a half.

In nick of time, volunteer saves dog leashed to moving truck

A volunteer for an Arizona sheriff's office has probably saved the life of a dog that was tied to a semitrailer truck

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US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted…

The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site

Navy: Sailor was struck by propeller on carrier…

The U.S. Navy says that a sailor who died aboard an aircraft carrier was struck by the turning propeller of a plane

Could Rockets Powered by Light Someday Soon be…

A new theory being funded by DARPA hopes to realize a future where rockets can be launched into space using light and electricity alone. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

The EU Wants To Know If Amazon Uses Third-Party…

Europe's antitrust chief said Wednesday they're questioning merchants and gathering information to find out if action needs to be taken.

1 injured after DEA plane crashes in suburban Houston

Authorities say a small plane has crashed on a street in suburban Houston, hitting two vehicles and sending one person to a hospital

AutoNation chief, after 20 years, is turning over…

Longtime CEO Mike Jackson is stepping down at AutoNation, the largest US dealership chain

Asian shares rise as traders shrug off new…

Asian shares mostly higher despite jitters over escalating China-US trade dispute

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New Apple iOS 12 Feature Lets You Track and Limit…

Apple has added a new feature to its iOS 12 devices that will help you curb your phone usage. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

ACLU Accuses Facebook Of Allowing Gender-Biased…

​The ACLU says Facebook's ad targeting system lets employers discriminate against women in job postings.

3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI

Three computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the Internet in 2016 have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity

Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US…

Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal

SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese…

SpaceX's 1st passenger is a moonstruck Japanese fashion and shopping executive and art collector who wants to take artists with him on trip into space

Google Holds Competition to Help Its Algorithm…

What’s the difference between a bird and a bike? There’s a million answers but Google might not know the difference. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Checking Your Phone All The Time? Going Grayscale…

As smartphones find more ubiquity in the workplace, going "gray" may be the only way to make them less distracting.

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Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on…

The Trump administration has rolled back an Obama-era rule meant to curb climate-changing pollution caused by huge volumes of natural gas that escapes during drilling

Cape Cod shark attacks show need for better cell…

Two shark attacks on Cape Cod this summer are underscoring the need for better cellphone service at some of the region's beaches