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Harvard hangs up its landlines

Jonah Newman | Aug 28, 2014
The push is on to pull the plug on yesterday's phones.

Apple bets bigger is better with new iPad

Annie Baxter | Aug 28, 2014
Apple may manufacture larger, 12.9 inch screen iPads. But why?
Posted In: apple, iPad, tablets
Detroit Water

Donations flow in to help Detroit water customers

Noel King | Aug 28, 2014
Donations provide relief as Detroit resumes shutting off delinquent customers' water.
Posted In: Detroit, water

NFL and the FCC square off over TV blackouts

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Aug 28, 2014
The FCC wants to end the rule that says games can't be on TV unless they sell out.
Posted In: American Football, fcc, NFL

The first day of school is when?

Dan Abendschein | Aug 27, 2014
Back-to-school means different things in different states
Posted In: Curveball

How to sell your private data - if you really want to

Sam Harnett | Aug 27, 2014
There are a bunch of new ways you can sell your own data for profit.

Survey says: People don't trust pollsters anymore

Kai Ryssdal | Aug 27, 2014
As the way we use our phones changes, pollsters get left behind.
Mexican sugar

US sugar policy leaves sour taste for candy makers

Dan Weissmann | Aug 27, 2014
New tariffs are another policy win for U.S. growers, and prices will stay high.
Posted In: Mexico, sugar, tariffs

Suzuki recalls 19,000 cars because, spiders.

Kai Ryssdal | Aug 27, 2014
Spiders fuel Suzuki's 19,000 car recall.
Posted In: car recalls, gas, insects, Suzuki
American Airlines

American Airlines, Orbitz on the outs

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Aug 27, 2014
How will the withdrawal affect Orbitz? And how does a relationship like this work?