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    Moving Walls 22 –– Watching You, Watching Me: A Photographic Response to Surveillance (26 photos)

    What right do governments, corporations, and individuals have to collect and retain information on your daily communications? What tools — both today and in the past — have been used to monitor your activities? What are the immediate and far-­‐reaching effects? As governments and corporations…

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    Deadly mudslide in Sri Lanka (26 photos)

    Hundreds of desperate Sri Lankan villagers dug with bare hands through the broken red earth of a deadly landslide Thursday, defying police orders after a top disaster official said there was no chance of finding more survivors at the high-elevation tea plantation. There were conflicting reports of…

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  • The Secret Camera Tripod In Every House

    David Pogue Welcome to the first installment of Pogue’s Basics: little tips to help you survive in a technological world. Nobody tells us these things when we first start using a new phone, tablet, gadget, email system, or social network. Or if they do, we forget. So here’s your refresher course.

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    Top images from the 2014 Nikon Small World Competition (20 photos)

    Now celebrating its 40th year, Nikon Small World is widely regarded as the leading forum to recognize proficiency and photographic excellence of photography taken under the microscope. Small World is widely regarded as the leading forum for recognizing the art, proficiency and photographic…

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    San Francisco Giants fans take to streets (8 photos)

    Fans of the San Francisco Giants took to the streets to celebrate on Wednesday night after their team won the baseball World Series, topping the Kansas City Royals, but the festivities were marred by raucous fans and fires. (Reuters) Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries and follow…

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  • On Politics: Obama, Christie and Ebola

    Somehow, Chris Christie has again managed to make himself the most talked-about Republican in the country on the eve of an election in which he isn't on the ballot.

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  • 'Dinner Lab' Competition Gives Aspiring Chefs a Chance of a Lifetime

    New Orleans-based Dinner Lab is a members-only, pop-up restaurant where diners not only get to eat food prepared by some of the best chefs in the country but also give critical feedback to a chef who is front and center in the dining room. Brian Bordainick told Yahoo News and Finance Anchor, Bianna…

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  • Frances McDormand's refreshing take on aging

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    Ebola outbreak in West Africa (106 photos)

    A U.S. Army two-star general and 11 of his staff are being isolated at the base in Italy upon returning from serving in West Africa to help with the Ebola fight. The general and his staff were met by Italian security officials wearing full hazardous materials suits when they arrived in Vicenza,…

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  • Anna Speckhart's effortless beauty

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    Ebola in America (71 photos)

    State police plan to monitor the movements and interactions of a nurse who vowed to defy the state's quarantine for health care workers who treat Ebola patients, but troopers cannot take her into custody without a judge's permission. State officials were seeking a court order to detain Kaci Hickox…

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    Photos of the day - October 29, 2014 (24 photos)

    Hindu women offer prayers as the sun sets over the Arabian Sea during Chhath Puja festival in Mumbai, workers transport a model of a dinosaur at the exhibition 'World of Dinosaurs' in Grosspoesna, Germany and an Afghan worker prepares to burn a pile of illegal narcotics on the outskirts of Kabul…

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  • Why Alaska's Senate race might be closer than anyone thinks

    The ground game may matter more in this year's Alaska Senate contest between Democratic incumbent Mark Begich and Republican challenger Dan Sullivan than it has mattered in pretty much any other major race in recent memory.

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    Sandy's aftermath on Staten Island (15 photos)

    Staten Island resident Raymond Peterson took these dramatic never-before-seen photos the day after Superstorm Sandy pounded the beach communities on the island, causing massive flooding and leaving thousands without homes to this day. (Yahoo News) Photography by Raymond Peterson Find more…

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  • Report: Red Cross was totally unprepared for Hurricane Sandy relief

    Two years after Superstorm Sandy, a former Red Cross official says "as many as 40 percent" of the relief organization's emergency vehicles were used as backdrops for press conferences during the group's response to the storm, a new report by ProPublica and NPR finds.

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  • Ebola panic: 80 percent of Americans want quarantines

    In another sign panic over Ebola is peaking, an overwhelming majority of Americans believe travelers returning to the United States from West Africa should be quarantined until it is determined they are Ebola-free, a new CBS News poll finds.

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  • Rocket explosion in Virginia seen from multiple angles

    The explosion of a privately owned, unmanned rocket moments after liftoff was captured on professional and amateur video from multiple vantage points on Tuesday night.

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