Bill Clinton Hails ‘Change-Maker’ Hillary

The former president backed Hillary Clinton in an extremely personal speech after she won the Democratic nomination, becoming the first woman to run for president from a major political party.

Why Investors Are Still Betting On iPhone’s Success

Apple’s profits in the June quarter fell 27 percent. However, the company beat analysts’ expectations for iPhone sales, helping buoy its stock price.

Tesla, Autopilot Partner To Split

Days ahead of the Gigafactory opening, Mobileye said Tuesday its contract with the electric car maker for the chips that power Autopilot would not be renewed.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jeff Bezos To Join Pentagon’s Innovation Board

The board, which has 15 members, was created March 2016 to help keep the Department of Defense up to date on the cutting edge of innovation.
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FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Donation Policy

The agency called for comments on its donor deferral recommendations that bans donations from gay and bisexual men who have engaged in sexual activity in the last one year.

Philae Comet Lander Bids Final Farewell

Scientists at the European Space Agency are encouraging fans to say goodbye to the robotic comet hitchhiker through social media using the hashtag #GoodbyePhilae.
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‘Enhanced’ Humans? No Thanks, Say Americans

According to a Pew survey, most American adults have serious misgivings about using gene editing, brain chips and synthetic blood for human enhancement.
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Bigger Beer Bid: Anheuser-Busch InBev Raises Offer For SABMiller

Anheuser-Busch InBev raises its $100 billion-plus bid for rival brewer SABMiller after a slide in the value of the pound following the Brexit vote made the offer less attractive for many investors, threatening to derail the deal.


NASA Seeks Building Blocks Of Life On An Asteroid

OSIRIS-Rex, NASA’s first spacecraft designed to travel to a near-Earth asteroid, will be launched in September 2016, the space agency has announced.

Sanders Supporters At DNC Paid Thousands To Attend

Delegates at the 2016 DNC paid thousands for their rooms and travel. For young people that was a harder task than others.

Justice Department Moves To Block Healthcare Mergers

After drawing concerns about a lack of competition — and an ethics controversy — the Cigna-Anthem proposal will likely fail.
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After Unrest, Olympics Soon Set To Begin

After a turbulent buildup, the sporting action at the 2016 Rio Olympics is about to begin.

Ambush Marketing Is Unstoppable In Rio

Olympics sponsorships have never been more expensive. So why is the IOC relaxing the rules governing what athletes can promote?