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Woman convicted for terror-supporting tweets

A Spanish woman, with no known political or terroristic ties, gets a one-year sentence for calling for the assassination of Spain's prime minister, among other tweets.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Twittering teen arrested after 'joke' terror threat to American Airlines

A teen tweets at American Airlines that she's from Afghanistan, a member of al-Qaeda, and is "gonna do something really big." The airline responds forcefully. The teen is frightened, then arrested.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Terror of Oklahoma twister revealed in infrared satellite image

NASA satellite sends back an infrared photo that reveals new details in the aftermath of the Oklahoma tornado's path of destruction.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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U.N. calls for 'anti-terror' Internet surveillance

United Nations report calls for Internet surveillance, saying lack of "internationally agreed framework for retention of data" is a problem, as are open Wi-Fi networks in airports, cafes, and libraries.

By Oct. 22, 2012

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Curiosity's autonomous 'seven minutes of terror' (pictures)

When NASA rover Curiosity and the spacecraft carrying it enter the Martian atmosphere Sunday night, the craft will take control of itself, and the rover will be out of contact for seven minutes, until it pulls off its tricky landing. Earthlings will holding their breath.

14 Images By Aug. 4, 2012

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NASA details looming Mars rover landing, '7 Minutes of Terror'

Curiosity, the Mars rover, is set to land on the planet in August; but to get there it must first pass a harrowing descent, which NASA details in new video.

By Jun. 25, 2012

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Tiny terror: A closer look at the Fiat 500 Abarth (photos)

With the arrival of the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth, it looks like I'll get exactly what I want from the 500 chassis: lots more power and much more fun.

22 Images By Mar. 14, 2012

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Reporters' Roundtable: Drones, UAVs, and the unmanned war on terror

Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on bin Laden and the future of this technology for the military forces.

By May. 6, 2011

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Reporters' Roundtable: Drones, UAVs, & the unmanned war on terror.

Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on the bin Laden compound, and the future of this technology for the Army, the Air Force, and other countries' military forces.

By May. 6, 2011

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Report: U.S. to issue terror alerts via Facebook, Twitter

Department of Homeland Security plans to replace color-coded alert system with new two-tiered approach and will issue some public alerts via Facebook and Twitter, the AP reports.

By Apr. 7, 2011