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Feds accuse five men of largest U.S. hacking scheme

Cyberattacks against the Nasdaq, J.C. Penney, and others led to "hundreds of millions of dollars" in losses, say federal prosecutors.

By July 25, 2013

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Net usage spikes after U.S. Airways plane crash

People looking for news and information about the crash into the Hudson River caused a big spike in Internet traffic.

By January 16, 2009

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Animation and video: Ditching of US Airways Flight 1549

CBS News has obtained audio tapes of the remarkable landing of a U.S. Airways jet in the Hudson river, and has created an animation of the last moments of flight 1549.

By February 5, 2009

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Hacker pleads not guilty to stealing 160M credit cards

Dmitriy Smilianets was allegedly involved in the biggest hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the U.S., which cost Heartland, 7-Eleven, JetBlue, and others more than $300 million.

By August 12, 2013

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The 404 260: Where you can take it two ways

Major props to Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger III of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 for ditching the plane in the Hudson River after a double-engine failure and flying over the George Washington Bridge. The 'Watchmen' movie debacle is settled between Wa

By January 16, 2009

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Despite setbacks, airlines and passengers still on board the Dreamliner

Although the FAA has grounded the entire U.S. fleet of Boeing's new plane, experts say that its technological advances are too advantageous to abandon.

By January 19, 2013

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When will your favorite airline take advantage of the FAA's rule change?

The FAA has relaxed rules on using electronics on airplanes. But that doesn't necessarily apply to your next flight. Here's a list of when each US airline plans to allow passengers to use gadgets during all phases of a flight -- updated as changes happen.

By October 31, 2013

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FAA grounds Boeing's 787 Dreamliner after battery fires

Action comes after two Japanese carriers parked their 787s following a battery fire.

By January 16, 2013

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Boeing battery solution may keep 787 grounded until 2014

An MIT chemistry professor suggests that Boeing switch from lithium-ion batteries to the heavier but safer nickel metal-hydride technology, a process that could take a year.

By January 27, 2013

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Backlash grows over TSA's 'naked strip searches'

But security agency tells CNET that it has "received minimal complaints" in response to widespread installation of full-body scanning machines at U.S. airports.

By November 11, 2010