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Brian Krebs has uncovered many of the major data breaches that have made headlines recently, including the one on Target last year that compromised tens of millions of credit cards. He is a former Washington Post reporter who now runs the site Krebs...
Tonight on the PBS NewsHour, we profiled the Seattle based global health nonprofit PATH for our ongoing series on innovations and inventions called “Breakthroughs.” PATH has been working for more than 30 years to develop innovative tools,...
The Keystone pipeline bill failed by one vote in the Senate on Tuesday night. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Proponents of a measure that would approve the construction of a section of a pipeline from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico...
Pay phone booths in New York City will be getting an update soon. Photo by Flickr user Paul Sableman Beginning next year, New York City residents may no longer have to search for a hotspot. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced this week plans to replace...
Two recent reports define homelessness in different terms. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) On Monday, the National Center on Family Homelessness released a report that said one in 30 children, or roughly 2.5 million kids, are homeless in...
Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as minority leader for another two years in the House of Representatives on Tuesday. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Democrats re-elected Rep. Nancy Pelosi to another two-year term as House minority...