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Mortgage from the blood bank? Make your best offer on Dracula's Castle

Goths and vampires looking for a new home might consider making an offer for Dracula's Castle in Romania. Just be careful with any contract you sign.

By May 14, 2014

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Obama to meet with tech execs over glitchy HealthCare.gov

As the deadline for signing up for the Affordable Care Act nears, the White House asks advice from CEOs and other executives from Apple, Twitter, Google, Facebook, and more.

By December 16, 2013

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HealthCare.gov now working for 'vast majority of users'

The Obama administration says it repaired hundreds of software bugs and made hardware upgrades to improve the health insurance marketplace.

By December 1, 2013

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Testing airline safety with the help of a fake ash cloud

Engineers from easyJet and Airbus create an artificial ash cloud to test a sensor that could help avoid massive airspace closures after a volcanic eruption.

By November 14, 2013

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Twitter goes for the masses with new storytelling feature

Twitter excels in capturing the "moment" as events happen, but it isn't great at telling a story. With custom timelines, the company hopes to lure a broader audience by giving it coherent narratives rather than just the raw materials.

By November 12, 2013

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Healthcare.gov chief resigns amid Web site glitches

In a management shakeup, the official who supervised the launch of the health care site says he's leaving for the private sector.

By November 6, 2013

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Why don't spinning ballet dancers get dizzy?

Study reveals how ballet dancers' brains adapt to suppress dizziness during spins, and researchers say the findings could help lead to treatment for chronic dizziness.

By November 5, 2013

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Giant mirrors shine winter sun on dark Norwegian town

Three remote-controlled mountaintop mirrors now reflect light on the shady valley town of Rjukan, which has never seen sunlight during winter.

By October 31, 2013

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Healthcare.gov said to be turning to tech giants for help

Obama administration reportedly asking Google, Oracle, and Red Hat for help fixing the problematic yet high-profile health care Web site.

By October 31, 2013

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One nightmarish sea creature is fun, but is two an invasion?

Another giant, ugly oarfish appears on a California beach. Experts say this is unheard of. What do these fish want from us?

By October 21, 2013