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AP News - Mar 27, 2015 2:24 PM

DECEPTION ISLAND, Antarctica (AP) — Their beady little eyes, squarish torsos and adorable waddling make penguins one of the main attractions for tourists who come to Antarctica. But far from the surface waters where they swim with seals and whales, dee ...more

AP News - Mar 26, 2015 8:11 PM

Kevin Eubanks & Stanley Jordan, "Duets" (Mack Avenue)Kevin Eubanks has gotten his jazz groove back since stepping down as "Tonight Show" band leader in 2010. On "Duets," he teams with fellow guitar virtuoso Stanley Jordan for an intimate, re ...more

AP News - Mar 20, 2015 9:05 AM

LONGYEARBYEN, Norway (AP) — Sky-gazers in the Arctic were treated to a perfect view of a total solar eclipse Friday as the moon completely blocked out the sun in a clear sky, casting a shadow over Norway's remote archipelago of Svalbard.People s ...more

AP News - Mar 19, 2015 2:48 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday mocked a Republican investigation of Hillary Rodham Clinton's email practices, calling it part of an ongoing attempt to investigate Clinton, "whether it's her emails or it's her hair."< ...more

AP News - Mar 17, 2015 2:22 PM

App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 16, 2015:Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Five Nights at Freddy's 3, Scott Cawthon2. Minecraft - Pocket Edition, Mojang3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros.4. Enlight, Lightricks Ltd. ...more

AP News - Mar 17, 2015 2:03 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A severe solar storm smacked Earth with a surprisingly big geomagnetic jolt Tuesday, potentially affecting power grids and GPS tracking while pushing the colorful northern lights farther south, federal forecasters said.So far n ...more

AP News - Mar 14, 2015 3:22 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Saturday is the day when love of math and a hankering for pastry come full circle. Saturday is Pi Day, a once-in-a-year calendar date that this time squares the fun with a once-in-a-century twist.Saturday is 3-14-15, the first ...more

AP News - Mar 13, 2015 5:30 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it bought shopping search engine TheFind to help boost its advertising business.Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to close in the next few weeks.TheFind, which was founded in 2 ...more

AP News - Mar 13, 2015 2:00 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Saturday is the day when love of math and a hankering for pastry come full circle. Saturday is Pi Day, a once-in-a-year calendar date that this time squares the fun with a once-in-a-century twist.Saturday is 3-14-15, the first ...more

AP News - Mar 12, 2015 1:06 PM

PARIS (AP) — Referees, hang in there. Help is surely on its way.Sooner or later, football will see, must see, that the only way to preserve the authority and reputations of its match officials is to give them real-time access to the same video t ...more