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Putin calls downing a ‘stab in the back’

Russian warplane goes down in Syria's northwestern town of Bayirbucak, near the Turkish border, on November 24, 2015.


Syrian soldiers become human shields for rebels


Kurdish family fleeing Syria stuck in Moscow airport for over 50 days


Russian Vessels Lurking Near Vital Data Cables 


1. Russian Hackers Read Obama’s Unclassified Emails, Officials Say

Emails that President Obama sent and received were breached last year, senior officials said.

2. Internet Access on Planes May Help Hijackers

Connecting to the Internet in-flight could let hackers attack aircraft controls.
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3. Twitter Opens Up Its Direct Messaging Feature

Now anyone can slide into your DMs—unless you opt out.
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4. Predicting boneheaded driving with technology

5. Tesla Hacked on Twitter, Media-Relations E-Mail Accounts

Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk

6. ‘Google Adventurer’ Dies on Mt. Everest

Dan Fredinburg posted this image on his Instagram account on April 24, 2015, near Mount Everest. Mr. Fredinburg, a Google engineer and avid climber, was killed when an earthquake in Nepal set off an avalanche.

Dan Fredinburg posted this image on his Instagram account on April 24, 2015,

near Mount Everest. Mr. Fredinburg, a Google engineer and avid climber, was

killed when an earthquake in Nepal set off an avalanche.

7. The cell phone data scam

8. An App That Builds Wonder

9. The man who wants to control the weather with lasers

10. Amazon Wants to Show U.S. Drones Can Safely Deliver Cargo

Amazon Drone Testing

11. 10 YouTube Stars Share Their Earliest YouTube Memories

Ten years ago today, YouTube got its first video. We revisit the YouTube
canon of old with 10 of the platform’s iconic personalities.
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12. Twitter Could Predict Emergency Room Rush Hours

Researchers say Twitter data can predict surges in emergency room visits
for chronic illnesses with 70 percent accuracy.
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He was in the country teaching a class to reporters.

Brookline Journalist Joe Bergantino Detained in Russia


Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 295