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Preschooler’s companion

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | A lovable classroom robot could help young students stay on task

U.S. beefs up missile defense amid North Korean threats

By Michael Cochrane
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National Security | The North Korean government has a history of threats, bluster, and saber rattling toward the United States. But the North’s recent advances in long-range…

Vets with PTSD increasingly turn to pot, get addicted

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | The number of veterans using marijuana to treat their post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms is on the rise, even in states where medical marijuana is…

U.S. general warns ‘Brexit’ would weaken Europe’s security

By Michael Cochrane
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Europe | The commanding general of the U.S. Army Europe has warned that a vote by Britain to leave the European Union (EU)—the so-called “Brexit”—would…

Pink slip for robots

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | For a German carmaker, humans prove more efficient than automation

Navy eases body fat standards in effort to retain sailors

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | Navy Petty Officer Lentoyi White, 26, feared she’d be dismissed from the service after twice failing the Navy’s body composition assessment (BCA), which…

Cyberattack in Ukraine exposes U.S. power grid vulnerabilities

Cyberattack in Ukraine exposes U.S. power grid vulnerabilities

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | American investigators have concluded a coordinated cyberattack brought down much of Ukraine’s power grid on Dec. 23, leaving 225,000 Ukrainians without…

Drones on the trail

Drones on the trail

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | In the wilderness, drones could be the search party of the future

Deleted files, emails add pressure to CENTCOM intelligence probe

By Michael Cochrane
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National Security | Amid an ongoing probe into allegations that senior intelligence officials at U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) altered intelligence reports to exaggerate…

iPhone backdoor brawl at forefront of personal privacy debate

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | Law enforcement agencies depend on evidence to build and solve criminal cases. But much of that evidence these days comes in the form of electronic data in…

Saudi-owned company has contract to work on Air Force One

By Michael Cochrane
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National Security | A U.S. company owned by a Saudi investor has performed work on Air Force One and other VIP aircraft, according to a recent report in USA Today . While the…

A calming spin

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | A glove controlled by gyroscopes could fight the tremors of Parkinson’s disease

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