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Google learns how to beat you at Atari video games

Google learns how to beat you at Atari video games

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- How smart is Google? It has figured out how to beat Atari. Google has developed a computer program that can play -- and beat -- the 1980s-era Atari video games.
CDC investigates deadly bacteria's link to doctors' offices

CDC investigates deadly bacteria's link to doctors' offices

(CNN) -- The Centers for Disease Control is raising a red flag that a potentially deadly bacteria may be lurking in your doctor's office.
What happens if DHS shuts down?

What happens if DHS shuts down?

CNN   WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Congress has just two days until Department of Homeland Security funding runs out, and it's anyone's guess whether they'll take the department off the cliff.
3 men try to join ISIS: Here's what we know

3 men try to join ISIS: Here's what we know

(CNN) -- Their arrests took place in New York and Florida.
Obama congratulates Walmart CEO on wage hike

Obama congratulates Walmart CEO on wage hike

President Barack Obama on Wednesday called Walmart CEO Doug McMillion to applaud him for raising wages for his workers $1.75 above the federal minimum wage.
Groan with the wind: South gets hit with another winter storm

Groan with the wind: South gets hit with another winter storm

A little more than a year ago, it quickly became frustratingly obvious that officials in Georgia were underprepared and overwhelmed by a winter storm.
United Airlines warns pilots after review shows mistakes in cockpit

United Airlines warns pilots after review shows mistakes in cockpit

United Airlines has issued a stern warning to its pilots after mistakes in the cockpit put passenger planes in potential danger.
Long-delayed marathon bombing trial set to begin in Boston

Long-delayed marathon bombing trial set to begin in Boston

The death penalty trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev -- long delayed by painstaking jury selection, crippling snowstorms and last-ditch appeals to move the case someplace else -- is on track to finally get underway here n
Long-delayed marathon bombing trial set to begin in Boston

Long-delayed marathon bombing trial set to begin in Boston

The death penalty trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev -- long delayed by painstaking jury selection, crippling snowstorms and last-ditch appeals to move the case someplace else -- is on track to finally get underway here n

Emotions run high after sniper verdict

A jury has found former Marine Eddie Ray Routh guilty in the murder of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield. The decision came quickly, just over two-and-a-half hours after deliberations began.

K9 cop for a day

Florida's Cape Coral Police Department has sworn in its youngest canine officer: 8-year-old Zachary Boucher who has snagged his dream job.

ISIS volunteers arrested

Three men living in New York City have been arrested and charged with conspiring to help ISIS. The FBI says two of the three were eager to conduct terrorist strikes in the United States.

Oso strong: baby survives landslide

At just five months old, Duke Suddarth survived the unthinkable, wrapped in the arms of his mother, Amanda Skorjanc.
The names: This is who ISIS has recruited from the West

The names: This is who ISIS has recruited from the West

More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria.
State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor denied bail

State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor denied bail

A U.S. State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor is being held without bond on Wednesday night.