Midwestern farmers are increasingly running into aggressive varieties of weeds that can't be killed by a popular herbicide that revolutionized modern farming nearly two decades ago.

J. Keith Mularski's world has expanded greatly since he stopped selling discount furniture to join the FBI in 1998. Especially since he transferred from Washington, D.C., in 2005 to fill a vacancy in the Pittsburgh field office's cyber squad — which he now heads.

Using computers and knowing computers are not the same thing, even for the digital native generation, computer science education advocate Rebecca Dovi says.

At least 30 percent of newly purchased government cars will be electric and other types of "new energy vehicles," China's official news agency reported Sunday, as the country attempts to tackle air pollution and encourage the electric car market.

Ohio has upgraded its mobile app for veterans to provide more information on job and education resources.

One of the hottest viral videos over the July 4th weekend was taken by a camera-equipped drone that flew through exploding fireworks.

A lot is at stake in the Farnborough International Airshow, the aviation industry's biggest annual event, which opens Monday.

Penn State University trustees have approved of a $2 million renovation of the school's football facilities.

Many in the movie industry feared the need to convert to digital could be the death knell for drive-ins, but drive-in operators are finding creative ways to afford the switch.

The city of Chicago is trying to encourage more people to drive electric cars.

South Dakota State University in Brooking is one of 14 recently designated as an innovation and economic prosperity university.

Saturday was Neutrino Day at the Sanford Underground Laboratory in Lead.

Jonathan Danial is a concierge, making sure guests have bottled water, crisp linens and the signature house banana bread — in his home.

The University of Colorado students were tasked with crafting a business plan for their entrepreneurship certificate when one of them showed up to a meeting bummed that thieves had stolen his skis off the resort rack the previous weekend. Another student still was paying for two bikes stolen on the Boulder campus.

U.S. authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of U.S. companies with large defense contracts, including Boeing, to steal data on military projects, including some of the latest fighter jets, officials said Friday.

The billionaire owner of Tesla Motors is giving $1 million to a New York museum dedicated to preserving the legacy of the inventor who inspired its name.

As the World Cup neared its end this week, Twitter had a field day with Brazil's humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany in the semifinals, which became the most-discussed sports game in the social network's history.

More than 30,000 power adaptors for cellphones have been recalled because they can overheat and pose a burn hazard. Other recalled items include charging kits that pose a fire hazard.

As the World Cup neared its end this week, Twitter had a field day with Brazil's humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany in the semifinals, which became the most-discussed sports game in the social network's history.

The Associated Press has named Vaughn Morrison as its new head of US video production.

An Italian company whose mobile app allows San Francisco drivers to get paid for the public parking spaces they exit has temporarily shut down the service following an order from the city attorney.

Fred Bell is right. After a while, you start to hear everything.

Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear he will die in custody if he doesn't have his medication.

The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft postponed its scheduled Friday launch in New York City while a state judge will wait until next week to consider whether its planned operations violate state and local laws.

Federal health advisers say there is little to no evidence that a popular technique for removing fibroids can be performed without the risk of spreading undetected cancers to other parts of the body.

The RCA ultra-thin indoor antenna receives local HD and digital TV broadcasts but looks nothing like those old intrusive rabbit-ear antennas my dad had on the family TV decades ago.

Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.

A woman observed driving erratically between Palmer and Wasilla has been cited for taking pictures of herself while driving.

Communication and getting unmanned eyes in the sky can be vital parts of responding to a natural or man-made disaster.

Anne Watson shakes her head when she thinks about all of the stained, holey T-shirts she has pitched over the years.



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