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WH cybersecurity czar warns of Russian threat

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WASHINGTON — Rob Joyce, the Trump administration’s cybersecurity coordinator, said Tuesday the U.S. is lacking 300,000 cybersecurity experts needed to defend the country.  He also had a warning for the public about using software from Kaspersky Lab. U.S. officials believe the company has ties to the Kremlin — and the federal …

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Will any NFL team hire quarterback Colin Kaepernick?

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NEW YORK — Quarterback Colin Kaepernick started the movement of kneeling during the national anthem last season, while playing for the San Francisco 49ers.  This year, Kaepernick finds himself without a team. The NFL covets quarterbacks for their arms, but Kaepernick’s marketability may start with his knee and his pre-game …

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Teens journey to total eclipse in the name of science

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Scientists hope a huge amount of data from Monday’s eclipse, including amateur photos, will provide new insights into our solar system. They are getting help from teams of citizen scientists spread out along the path of totality. Budding stargazers worked as NASA’s foot soldiers on a mission to collect as …

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"Humbling": Sun and moon put on celestial performance

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It was the greatest show on Earth. The sun and the moon put on a celestial performance — for an audience of hundreds of millions. It was a matinee that saw the moon upstage the sun, bringing darkness to daytime. The sun was completely blocked for a couple of minutes …

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Star students hold special class reunion under solar eclipse

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JACKSON, Wyo. — No one in Colin Steele’s physics class would have imagined they’d be together again this way, watching the 2017 solar eclipse in Jackson, Wyoming. But something extraordinary took root in Steele’s classroom more than 50 years ago in Bethesda, Maryland, reports CBS News correspondent Jeff Glor. Colin …

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Millions ready to see sun go dark in coast-to-coast eclipse

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Millions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in the first total solar eclipse to sweep coast to coast in 99 years. Veteran eclipse watchers warned the uninitiated …

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Internet shaming: When mob justice goes virtual

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The words FOR SHAME have long been spoken to people accused of offensive behavior. Now, thanks to the Internet, those words (and worse) can be sent, sometimes unjustifiably, to millions around the world. Our Cover Story is reported by David Pogue of Yahoo Finance:  Last Friday night, Kyle Quinn, an …

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Aw, shucks! A renaissance period for oysters

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“Aw, shucks!” is one possible response to the offer of a serving of oysters. Long-time oyster fans love ’em, of course. Oyster novices aren’t quite so sure. With Faith Salie we’re off on an oyster adventure:  Ask Chef Sandy Ingber what’s on the menu at the Grand Central Oyster Bar …

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Lamborghini revs up its fastest supercar

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Carmel Valley, Calif. — Like all great supercars, the Lamborghini Aventador S looks like it’s speeding even standing still.  The Aventador S, a souped-up version of the Italian automaker’s flagship car, can go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in under three seconds. The S model also comes outfitted with …

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4 dead after police shootout in Cambrils

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Last Updated Aug 17, 2017 9:54 PM EDT CAMBRILS, Spain — Police in Spain say they have shot and killed four people south of Barcelona while carrying out an operation in response to a terrorist attack on Thursday. The regional police for the Catalonia region said on Twitter early Friday that …

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