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doctors

yesterday

Americans urged to plan for the end

National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

airplane

Tuesday

US Airways investigating pornographic tweet sent to complaining customer

The apology has been retweeted more than 13,000 times and social media was flooded with jokes and gripes about the image.

google

Monday

Google Glass goes on sale for one day only

Google will take orders for its wearable gadget in a push to get the $1,500 Web-ready glasses out to the public.

toyota

April 10, 2014

Toyota recalling 6.4M vehicles

RECALL ROUNDUP: A look at this week's top recalls and product safety information.

virus

April 9, 2014

New ‘Heartbleed’ bug poses threat to data security

A newly discovered bug in widely used Web encryption technology has made data vulnerable to theft by hackers.

jennerselfie

April 8, 2014

‘SkinneePix’ sheds virtual weight for slimmer selfies

A new app that lets users doctor their self-portraits is raising concerns about health and body-image issues.

tetris

April 7, 2014

Pieces fall into place for giant Tetris game

Hundreds of Tetris fans gathered in Philadelphia to play the classic video game on the face of a skyscraper.

chrysler

April 4, 2014

Chrysler SUVs, computers top this week’s recalls

RECALL ROUNDUP: Dyson, Chrysler, and Lenovo are among the companies issuing recalls this week.

microsoft

April 3, 2014

Microsoft to offer Windows for free on tablets, phones

Microsoft seeks to counter the massive success of Google's free Android platform.

amazon

April 2, 2014

Amazon hopes digital streaming device sets TV on ‘Fire’

The company unveils a video streaming device to compete with rivals Apple, Google, and Roku.

ferris

April 1, 2014

Vegas opens world’s tallest Ferris wheel

A new attraction on the Las Vegas strip is over-the-top in true Sin City style.

rearview

March 31, 2014

U.S. to require rearview cameras by 2018

All new cars will be required to have backup cameras by the year 2018.

cupcake

March 28, 2014

Cupcake ATM offers sweet withdrawals

A 24-hour cupcake vending machine has opened and it's like a dream come true.

walmart

March 28, 2014

Burned children prompt Walmart doll recall

Toys dolls and Nissan vehicles top the list of this week's recalls.

doctors

March 27, 2014

CDC: As many as 1 in 68 U.S. children may have autism

The CDC says a heightened focus on autism may be behind the sharp increase.

milk

March 25, 2014

Your grocery bill is going up

The U.S.D.A. says it expects food prices to rise by as much as 3.5 percent this year.

girlscout

March 25, 2014

Oklahoma Girl Scout sets cookie sale record

That's a lot of Thin Mints.

VW2

March 21, 2014

RECALL ROUNDUP: Volkswagen, Vera Bradley top the list

Volkswagen, Ikea, and Vera Bradley have all issued recalls this week.

catholic

March 21, 2014

Vatican library will digitize its archive and put them online

The Vatican library began a project to digitize thousands of historical manuscripts, and make them available online.

oprah

March 20, 2014

Oprah has everything – even her own Starbucks drink

Starbucks adds a celebrity blend with the debut of "Oprah Chai," a tea-based drink created by the media mogul.

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Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson 

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Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson (28) walks off the field before an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn.

In a text message to The Associated Press, Johnson confirmed it was a two-year deal.

yesterday in Sports

Bucks owner Herb Kohl reaches deal to sell team

Milwaukee Bucks owner Herb Kohl, center, shakes hands with investment firm executives Wesley Edens, right, and Marc Lasry, at a news conference after reaching a deal to sell the franchise Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Milwaukee. The deal is subject to approval by the NBA and its Board of Governors.

Bucks owner Herb Kohl has reached a deal to sell the franchise to New York investment firm executives Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens.

yesterday in Sports

Patrols increase near Marathon finish line

With his attorney, Shannon Lopez, left, beside him Kevin Edson is arraigned in Boston Municipal Court, Wednesday, April 16 2014, in Boston. Edson was arrested Tuesday near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker on the anniversary of the bombings. Edson was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday following his initial court appearance and ordered held on $100,000 bail. He is due back in court on May 7.

Police have stepped up patrols near the Boston Marathon finish line, a day after a masked man walked in the street with a rice cooker in his backpack.

yesterday in Music, Sports

Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

lorde

The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

yesterday in Viral Videos

Kicked in the head by a train

Kicked By Train

This man tried to take a selfie while a train passed but was a little too close.

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