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NASA designs ape-like robot for disasters

NASA designs ape-like robot for disasters

When we imagine the robots of the future, they often look and move like humans, standing up on two legs and using a pair of arms to grab and move objects.
Play-Doh will exchange phallic-shaped toy

Play-Doh will exchange phallic-shaped toy

You have to wonder how this one made it past so many people over at Hasbro. The company is offering to replace the extruder tool in its Play-Doh Cake Mountain playset after several complaints that the toy resembles a penis.
Calculating AirAsia payouts for victims: A grim task

Calculating AirAsia payouts for victims: A grim task

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Like in any plane crash, the tragedy over AirAsia Flight 8501 now leads to the horrific task of determining how to compensate the families of the victims.
9 dead, including 2 children, at multiple crime scenes in Edmonton

9 dead, including 2 children, at multiple crime scenes in Edmonton

Nine people, including two children, have been found dead at three crime scenes in Edmonton, Alberta, and nearby Fort Saskatchewan, police said Tuesday in a press conference.
Search for AirAsia Flight 8501 wreckage resumes

Search for AirAsia Flight 8501 wreckage resumes

  [Breaking news update at 5:42 p.m. ET Tuesday, 5:42 a.m. Wednesday in Indonesia]
The Great Firewall of China is nearly complete

The Great Firewall of China is nearly complete

 HONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- Beijing has added yet another brick to its Great Firewall, tightening access to Google's email service in the latest phase of a censorship campaign that has left Chinese citizens unable to access huge swaths of
AirAsia: The question on everyone's mind

AirAsia: The question on everyone's mind

 (CNN) -- You don't have to be an expert to ask yourself the question: How in the world, with today's technology, can a commercial airplane go missing? It's a question, but also an expression of disbelief.
With no trace of missing AirAsia jet, search resumes over wider area

With no trace of missing AirAsia jet, search resumes over wider area

 The search to find missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501 resumed on Tuesday, CNN Indonesia reported.
Did China pull the plug on Gmail?

Did China pull the plug on Gmail?

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Gmail activity has flat-lined in China, raising suspicions about further government censorship of the Internet.
Missing planes and air disasters: How bad was 2014?

Missing planes and air disasters: How bad was 2014?

 (CNN) -- MH370. MH17. Air Algerie 5017. And now AirAsia QZ8501.
All passengers off stricken Adriatic ferry, Italian coast guard says

All passengers off stricken Adriatic ferry, Italian coast guard says

 (CNN) -- Seven people have now been confirmed dead after a ferry caught fire in the Adriatic Sea on Sunday, the Italian coast guard said Monday.
Ferry catches fire: 1 dead, 161 rescued, hundreds more on board

Ferry catches fire: 1 dead, 161 rescued, hundreds more on board

At least one person died after a fire erupted on a ferry with hundreds of people on board off the coast of Greece, the country's Merchant Marine Ministry said Sunday, citing Italian authorities.

Pope Plane Ferry

 (CNN) -- Pope Francis said Sunday his thoughts "are with those on board the missing AirAsia plane" as well as the people on a ferry that caught fire in the Adriatic Sea and those involved in the collision of two merchant vessels

AirAsia Flight QZ8501 with 162 on board goes missing on way to Singapore

 (CNN) -- An AirAsia passenger jet carrying 162 people lost contact with Indonesian air traffic control early Sunday, gripping Southeast Asia with a second missing plane crisis in less than a year.

What role did weather play in disappearance of AirAsia Flight QZ8501?

 (CNN) -- The passengers and crew aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501 expected to land in Singapore at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, after a flight of just over two hours.