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Torrential rains, damaging winds on tap for U.S. midsection

(Reuters) – A dangerous storm front will thrash the U.S. midsection over the weekend with torrential rainfall, damaging winds and (More...)

U.S. spy agency abandons controversial surveillance technique

By Dustin Volz

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Security Agency said on Friday it had stopped a form of (More…)

Torrential rains, damaging winds on tap for U.S. midsection

(Reuters) – A dangerous storm front will thrash the U.S. midsection over the weekend with torrential rainfall, damaging winds and (More…)

U.S. Republican leaders hunt for votes for healthcare bill

By Susan Cornwell

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – House Republicans were making headway in efforts to build support for a reworked plan (More…)

Anti-Putin protesters get a smart phone app to help get out of jail

By Parniyan Zemaryalai

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Anti-Kremlin protesters who run the regular risk of being detained by the police are (More…)

GE fixing bug in software after warning about power grid hacks

By Jim Finkle

(Reuters) – General Electric Co <GE.N> said on Wednesday it is fixing a bug in software used (More…)

Scientists develop fluid-filled artificial womb to help premature babies

By Kate Kelland

LONDON, (Reuters) – Scientists in the United States have developed a fluid-filled womb-like bag known as an (More…)

Cyber extortion demands surge as victims keep paying: Symantec

By Alastair Sharp

TORONTO (Reuters) – Hackers are demanding increasingly hefty ransoms to free computers paralyzed with viruses, as cyber (More…)

Waymo testing self-driving car ride service in Arizona

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Waymo autonomous vehicle group will begin testing a self-driving car program for hundreds of (More…)

Exclusive: Vomitoxin makes nasty appearance for U.S. farm sector

By P.J. Huffstutter and Michael Hirtzer

CHICAGO (Reuters) – A fungus that causes “vomitoxin” has been found in some U.S. (More…)

Special Report: Thousands face lead hazards as Trump eyes budget cuts

By M.B. Pell, Joshua Schneyer and Andy Sullivan

BUFFALO, New York (Reuters) – Laicie Manzella lived in a rundown house (More…)