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Rocket Bound for International Space Station Explodes

Thursday Oct 30, 2014
A commercial rocket carrying supplies explodes just after lift-off in Virginia. Scott Pelley reports.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Apple Pay a Success

By Brandon Bailey | Oct 30
Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available, and is now more widely used than any competing payment system.

Lewis: Basic Structure of Stock Market is "Insane"

Oct 30
Michael Lewis, author of "Liar's Poker" and "Moneyball," says it's shocking how investors understand so little about how the stock market works.

Apple's Tim Cook: 'I'm Proud to be Gay'

Oct 30
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay. The public declaration, in an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, makes Cook the highest-profile business CEO to come out as gay.

Google Working on Pill that Searches for Illnesses

By Brandon Bailey | Oct 29
Google is working on a cancer-detecting pill in its latest effort to push the boundaries of technology.

Blogger's Spreads Sketchy Anti-US Car Insurance Facts

By Didi Tang | Oct 29
Take a look at Zhou Xiaoping's blogs and learn that in the U.S. you would have to shell out $3,500 in mandatory car insurance a year and spend $30,000 for a low-end domestic car, and that more than half of the kids in most public schools don't graduate.

Judge Tosses Ex-Dictator's Suit Against Activision

By Anthony McCartney | Oct 29
Disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega's lawsuit over his inclusion in a 2012 "Call of Duty" video game has been dismissed by a judge who determined the game's use of his likeness is protected by the First Amendment.

Obama Taking Action to Push Manufacturing

By Jim Kuhnhenn | Oct 28
President Barack Obama on Monday expanded his push for increased manufacturing in the United States by directing federal money toward new technologies, apprenticeship programs and competitions designed to assist small manufacturers.

Apple CEO Challenges Home State on LGBT Rights

By Jay Reeves | Oct 28
Apple CEO Tim Cook is challenging his home state of Alabama to do more to ensure the rights of people based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

The Enigma of WWII Codebreaker Alan Turing

Oct 27
Anthony Mason visits with actor Benedict Cumberbatch to talk about his role as mathematician Alan Turing in "The Imitation Game," a new film recounting Turing's heroic (and tragic) life story.

Burglars Pocket Dial 911

Oct 27
Three New Mexico burglars thought they got away with their crime until one of their partners Aaron Burrell, in crime pocket dialed 911 giving an accidental confession to all the details regarding their act. KRQE's Emily Younger reports.