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November 26

New Russian module docks with International Space Station

Progress is also delivering 700 kilos of various cargoes to the space station.
November 26
In this photo provided by the Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service, the Soyuz rocket blasts off from the launch pad at Russia's space facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. A Russian rocket blasted off successfully on Wednesday to deliver a new docking module to the International Space Station. The Soyuz rocket lifted off as scheduled at 6:06 p.m. (1306 GMT) from the Russian launch facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, carrying the Progress cargo ship with the Prichal (Pier) docking module attached to it. (Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service photo via AP)
November 26

Italy, France deepen economic, defense cooperation

Italian Premier Mario Draghi said that a bilateral treaty signed Friday with French President Emmanuel Macron to deepen bilateral cooperation would in turn strengthen the European Union
November 26
France's President Emmanuel Macron, left, and Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi sign the Franco-Italian Quirinal Treaty next to Italy's President Sergio Mattarella, second left, and Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio, right, at the Quirinale presidential palace in Rome, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. (Alberto Pizzoli / Pool photo via AP)
November 26

Black Friday deals on major streaming services

Hulu is offering a 99 cents per month for a one-year subscription, while Paramount Plus is offering a one-month free trial.
November 26
VIDEO:  Black Friday deals on major streaming services
November 25

Apple is close to having its own 5G modems for their 2023 iPhone models

Also, Macy's is auctioning off 10 NFTs featuring Thanksgiving Day parade balloons.
November 25
VIDEO: Apple is close to having it's own 5G modems for their 2023 iPhone models
November 25

Battery-powered airplanes, the next phase of green transportation

It's a bird... It's a plane... It's battery-powered?
November 25
The Eviation hanger located at a local airport in Arlington, Washington.
November 25

NASA's asteroid mission may show how planet with metal core, like Earth, formed

It will take years to reach the asteroid called Psyche.
November 25
Engineers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California work to integrate Hall thrusters into the Psyche spacecraft, on July 2021.
November 24

Oregon-born gray wolf dies after 'epic' California trek

An Oregon-born gray wolf that thrilled biologists as it journeyed far south into California was found dead after apparently being struck by a vehicle
November 24
FILE - This February 2021 released by California Department of Fish and Wildlife, shows a gray wolf OR93, near Yosemite, Calif. An Oregon-born gray wolf that thrilled biologists as it journeyed far south into California was found dead after apparently being struck by a vehicle, authorities said Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. No foul play was suspected in the death of the male wolf known as OR93, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife said in a press release. (California Department of Fish and Wildlife via AP, File)
November 24

T-Mobile to pay nearly $20 million in settlement after outage in June 2020

The outage resulted in tens of thousands of failed 911 calls.
November 24
The outage resulted in tens of thousands of failed 911 calls.
November 24

NASA launches spacecraft to test asteroid defense concept

NASA has launched a spacecraft to test defending the earth from an asteroid.
November 24
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, or DART, spacecraft onboard, is seen ready for launch, Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, at Space Launch Complex 4E, Vandenberg Space Force Base in Calif. DART is the world's first full-scale planetary defense test, demonstrating one method of asteroid deflection technology. The mission was built and is managed by Johns Hopkins APL for NASA's Planetary Defense Coordination Office. (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP)
November 24

New Russian module launched to International Space Station

A Russian rocket has blasted off successfully to deliver a new docking module to the International Space Station
November 24
In this photo taken from video provided by Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service, The Soyuz rocket blasts off from the launch pad at Russia's space facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. A Russian rocket blasted off successfully on Wednesday to deliver a new docking module to the International Space Station. The Soyuz rocket lifted off as scheduled at 6:06 p.m. (1306 GMT) from the Russian launch facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, carrying the Progress cargo ship with the Prichal (Pier) docking module attached to it. (Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service photo via AP)
November 24

Apple delays release of digital ID cards to 2022

The new feature will allow users to store their driver's license in Apple’s Wallet app.
November 24
VIDEO: Apple delays release of digital ID cards to 2022
November 24

LA luxury mall latest to be hit by smash-and-grab thieves

Los Angeles police say a group of thieves smashed windows at a department store at a luxury mall
November 24
A security guard stands outside the Nordstrom store at The Grove retail and entertainment complex in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021. Los Angeles police say a group of thieves smashed windows at the department store at the luxury mall late Monday, the latest incident in a trend of smash-and-grab crimes is part of a national trend. (AP Photo/Eugene Garcia)
November 24

Samsung says it will build $17B chip factory in Texas

Samsung said it plans to build a $17 billion semiconductor factory in Texas amid a global shortage of chips used in phones, laptops, cars and other electronic devices
November 24
The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen outside the Samsung Electronics Seocho building in Seoul, South Korea, on Oct. 25, 2020. Samsung Electronics on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 reported its highest quarterly profit in three years as it continues to see robust global demand for its computer memory chips. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
November 23

NASA tests mission to knock asteroids off course

ABC News' Linsey Davis speaks with Dr. Lori Glaze, a NASA planetary science director, about a new mission called DART that will test knocking asteroids off course.
November 23
VIDEO: NASA tests mission to knock asteroids off course
November 23

By the Numbers: Michael Strahan going to space

"Good Morning America" co-host Michael Strahan is among those headed out of this world in latest Blue Origin crew.
November 23
VIDEO: By the Numbers: By the Numbers: Michael Strahan going to space
November 23

Liberal Oregon resists dropping controversial investments

Oregon residents are increasingly pushing for the state to divest from fossil fuel companies and other controversial investments, but the state treasury is resisting
November 23
FILE - Cargo vessels are seen anchored offshore, sharing space with oil platforms, before heading into the Los Angeles-Long Beach port on Oct. 5, 2021. Oregonians are increasingly pushing for the state to divest from fossil fuel companies and other controversial investments, but the state treasury is resisting and putting the onus for any transformation on the Legislature. (AP Photo/Eugene Garcia, File)
November 23

NASA to test planetary defense technique to avoid potential asteroid collisions

The Double Asteroid Redirection Test consists of crashing a spacecraft into an asteroid to shift its orbit, redirecting it away from Earth.
November 23
The Double Asteroid Redirection Test consists of crashing a spacecraft into an asteroid to shift its orbit, redirecting it away from Earth.
November 23

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November 23
November 23

NASA is ramming a spacecraft into an asteroid as part of a planetary defense test

The historic DART mission is set to launch late Tuesday.
November 23
An artist's illustration obtained from NASA shows the DART spacecraft from behind prior to impact at the Didymos binary system.
November 23

Twitter launches livestream shopping

The social media giant will test the new live shopping feature with Walmart on Sunday.
November 23
VIDEO:  Twitter launches livestream shopping
November 23

Launch of new NASA space telescope delayed after incident

The European Space Agency says the launch of a new NASA telescope to replace the famed Hubble observatory is being postponed to allow experts to check the device for possible damage following an incident at its spaceport in French Guiana
November 23
November 22

Thailand's DTAC and True to merge, pursue tech businesses

Thailand's DTAC and True Corp. plan a merger that they say will create an “equal partnership" for pursuing opportunities in the tech sector
November 22
A woman sits at a True telecom service center in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Nov. 22, 2021. Thailand's CP Group and Norway's Telenor Group announced Monday that they are in talks to consider a merger of their respective mobile phone service providers in Thailand, True and dtac.(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
November 22

GM exploring electric boats, buys 25% stake in engine maker

General Motors is testing the water in electric boating by buying a 25% stake in a Seattle company that makes battery-powered outboard motors
November 22
FILE - A GM logo is shown at the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant in Hamtramck, Mich., Jan. 27, 2020. General Motors is testing the water in electric boating by buying a 25% stake in a Seattle company that makes battery-powered outboard motors. The Detroit automaker said Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 that it bought the stake in Pure Watercraft for a venture that it says will develop and commercialize battery electric watercraft. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file)
November 22

How COVID shots for kids help prevent dangerous new variants

Scientists say vaccinating kids should not only slow the spread of the coronavirus but also help prevent potentially-dangerous variants from emerging
November 22
Solome Walker, 9, looks down at her bandage after getting her first Pfizer COVID-19 shot at a vaccination clinic for young students at Ramsey Middle School on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021 in Louisville, Ky. Scientists say vaccinating kids against COVID-19 should not only slow the spread of the coronavirus but also help prevent potentially-dangerous variants from emerging. Each new infection brings another opportunity for the virus to mutate and evolve dangerous new traits. (AP Photo/Laura Ungar)
November 22

A look at NASA's Psyche spacecraft for 2022 asteroid mission

Set to launch in August 2022, the Psyche mission will explore a metal-rich asteroid of the same name that lies in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
November 22
Set to launch in August 2022, the Psyche mission will explore a metal-rich asteroid of the same name that lies in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
November 22

US fund KKR interested in Italian telecoms giant TIM

The Italian telecommunications company TIM says it is assessing a non-binding “indication of interest” by the U.S. investment fund KKR
November 22
November 22

Meta delays plans for encrypted messaging until 2023

The parent company of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp doesn’t plan to roll out end-to-end encryption until 2023, due to concerns about user safety.
November 22
VIDEO: Meta delays plans for encrypted messaging until 2023
November 21

Xbox 20th anniversary: Looking back on introduction of gaming console

Since then, Xbox has released four generations of popular gaming consoles.
November 21
FILE PHOTO: Head of Microsoft Xbox Phil Spencer speaks during the Microsoft Xbox E3 2017 media briefing in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 11, 2017.
November 21

Pope to young people: We need you to protect environment

Pope Francis has praised young people for their efforts to protect the Earth's environment
November 21
Pope Francis delivers his speech as he celebrates Mass on the occasion of the Christ the King festivity, in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
November 21

How do pigeons navigate? It's not the tiny iron balls in their ears.

"It's very strange to just have a ball of iron sitting in there."
November 21
November 19

Wildfires torched up to a fifth of all giant sequoia trees

Sequoia National Park says lightning-sparked wildfires in the past two years have killed a minimum of nearly 10,000 giant sequoia trees in California
November 19
FILE - The historic General Sherman tree is protected from fires by structure wrap at Sequoia National Park, Calif., on Sept. 22, 2021. Sequoia National Park says lightning-sparked wildfires in the past two years have killed a minimum of nearly 10,000 giant sequoia trees in California. The estimate released Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, accounts for 13% to 19% of the native sequoias that are the largest trees on Earth. (AP Photo/Gary Kazanjian, File)
November 19

Biden mulls reversing Trump rules on western grouse species

The Biden administration is considering new measures to protect a ground-dwelling bird species once found across much of the U.S. West
November 19
FILE - In this April 20, 2013 file photo, male Greater Sage Grouse perform their mating ritual on a lake near Walden, Colo. The Biden administration is considering new measures to protect the ground-dwelling bird that was once found across much of the U.S. West. It has lost vast areas of habitat in recent decades due to oil and gas drilling, grazing, wildfires and other pressures. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
November 19

NASA seeks ideas for a nuclear reactor on the moon

If anyone has a good idea on how to put a nuclear fission power plant on the moon, the U.S. government wants to hear about it
November 19
The earth's shadow covers the full moon during a partial lunar eclipse, early Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, in Kansas City, Mo. NASA and the nation's top federal nuclear research lab on Friday, Nov. 19, put out a request for proposals for a fission surface power system. NASA is collaborating with the U.S. Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory to establish a sun-independent power source for missions to the moon by the end of the decade. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
November 19

California man gets prison for Bitcoin money laundering

A Southern California man has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for operating an unlicensed business that exchanged at least $13 million in Bitcoin and cash
November 19
November 19

Protections for western bird will get new look under Biden

The Biden administration is considering new measures to protect a bird species once found across much of the U.S. West
November 19
FILE - In this April 20, 2013 file photo, male Greater Sage Grouse perform their mating ritual on a lake near Walden, Colo. The Biden administration is considering new measures to protect the ground-dwelling bird that was once found across much of the U.S. West. It has lost vast areas of habitat in recent decades due to oil and gas drilling, grazing, wildfires and other pressures. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
November 19

Apple’s self-driving electric car

The tech giant is reportedly working to put a futuristic car on the road by 2025.
November 19
VIDEO:  Apple’s self-driving electric car
November 18

State attorneys general probing Instagram's effects on kids

A group of state attorneys general are investigating Instagram and its effects on children and young adults, saying its parent company Facebook — recently renamed Meta Platforms — ignored research about the harms it causes to young people
November 18
FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2018, file photo, the Instagram app logo is displayed on a mobile screen in Los Angeles. A group of state attorneys general are investigating the photo-sharing platform Instagram and its effects on children and young adults, saying its parent company Facebook — now called Meta Platforms — ignored internal research about the physical and mental health dangers it posed to young people. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
November 18

NASA: Space station remains at risk from weapons test debris

NASA says the International Space Station remains at increased risk from orbiting debris following this week's Russian weapons test
November 18
FILE - In this Saturday, April 24, 2021, file photo made available by NASA, the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule approaches the International Space Station for docking. NASA says the International Space Station remains at increased risk from orbiting debris following this week's Russian weapons test. On Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, Russia used a missile to destroy a satellite in an orbit just above the space station. (NASA via AP, File)
November 18

With supply short, Ford dips toe into computer chip business

Ford Motor Co. is in talks with a computer chip maker GlobalFoundaries Inc. to shore up its semiconductor supplies as it tries to avoid factory shutdowns in the future
November 18
FILE - In this April 25, 2021 file photograph, the blue oval logo of Ford Motor Company is shown in east Denver. Ford Motor Co. is in talks with a computer chip maker GlobalFoundaries Inc. to shore up its semiconductor supplies as it tries to avoid factory shutdowns in the future. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
November 18

TIDAL offering free music streaming for 1st time

Plus, Apple to begin selling parts and tools to make do-it-yourself repairs on iPhones and Mac computers.
November 18
VIDEO: TIDAL is offering free music streaming for the first time
November 18

Gabon is last bastion of endangered African forest elephants

Loss of habitat and poaching have made the pachyderms critically endangered.
November 18
Park rangers drive through Gabon's Pongara National Park forest, on March 12, 2020. Gabon holds about 95,000 African forest elephants, according to results of a survey by the World Conservation Society and the National Agency for National Parks of Gabon, using DNA extracted from dung. Previous estimates put the population at between 50,000 and 60,000 or about 60% of remaining African forest elephants. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
November 18

Berlin-based online bank N26 quits US market

Berlin-based online bank N26 is shuttering its business in the United States after two years and focusing its expansion efforts on Eastern Europe
November 18
November 18

SpaceX's Musk: 1st Starship test flight to orbit in January

SpaceX is aiming to launch its futuristic, bullet-shaped Starship to orbit in January
November 18
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition in Washington. SpaceX aims to launch its futuristic, bullet-shaped Starship to orbit in January 2022, followed by about a dozen other test flights next year. Musk provided the update Wednesday night, Nov. 17, 2021, during a space science conference held virtually. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
November 17

Under pressure, Apple allows self-repairs to iPhones, Macs

Apple is letting some iPhone users fix their own phones, a sharp turnaround for a company that has long prohibited anyone except Apple-approved technicians from fiddling with its proprietary parts and software
November 17
FILE - A person uses an iPhone on Oct. 8, 2019 in New York. Apple is letting some iPhone users fix their own phones, a sharp turnaround for a company that has long guarded its software in a walled garden that only Apple-approved technicians can unlock. The company said Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2021, it will enable users of two of the newest iPhone models and later some Mac computers to get access to genuine Apple parts and tools to be able to repair them. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
November 17

Companies bid $192 million in 1st Gulf oil sale under Biden

Energy companies have offered a combined $192 million for drilling rights on federal oil and gas reserves in the Gulf of Mexico in the first government lease sale under President Joe Biden
November 17
FILE - A man wears a face mark as he fishes near docked oil drilling platforms, Friday, May 8, 2020, in Port Aransas, Texas. The U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, is auctioning vast oil reserves in the Gulf of Mexico estimated to hold up to 1.1 billion barrels of crude. It's the first such sale under President Joe Biden and underscores the challenges he faces to reach climate goals that rely on cuts in fossil fuel emissions. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
November 17

Court sides with expelled student over memes deemed a threat

Pennsylvania's high court says district administrators overreached when they permanently expelled a 17-year-old high school student for sending Snapchat messages that referred to another student as a potential school shooter
November 17
November 17

New research offers glimpse into early human development

Scientists have been able to get a rare glimpse into a crucial, early stage of human development by analyzing an embryo in its third week after fertilization
November 17
Research released Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 in the journal Nature provides a rare glimpse of an early stage of human development. This image from Oxford University shows a human embryo 16-19 days after fertilization. The embryo is undergoing a process called gastrulation, when different cell types are generated and distributed to specific places in the embryo. (University of Oxford via AP)
November 17

EXPLAINER: Why India has repeated air pollution problems

India is experiencing its annual spike in air pollution, which relates in part to the burning of farm fields
November 17
A motorcyclist drives on the wrong side of the road amidst morning haze and toxic smog in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. Schools were closed indefinitely and some coal-based power plants shut down as the Indian capital and neighboring states invoked harsh measures Wednesday to combat air pollution after an order from the federal environment ministry panel. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
November 17

Operator: Impact from release of Fukushima water minimal

The operator of the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant says a data simulation of its planned release of treated radioactive water into the sea suggests it would have an extremely small impact on the environment, marine life and humans
November 17
FILE - The Pacific Ocean looks over nuclear reactor units of No. 3, left, and 4 at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan on Feb. 27, 2021. A team from the U.N. nuclear agency arrived in Japan on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021 to assess preparations for the release into the ocean of treated radioactive water from the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae, File)
November 17

Instagram steps up efforts to eliminate bots

The social media app is reportedly asking suspicious accounts for video selfies to verify that they are human.
November 17
VIDEO:  Instagram steps up efforts to eliminate bots