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The forest amidst the lights and billboards of Times Square The forest amidst the lights and billboards of Times Square Advertisement
Forget the tree that grows in Brooklyn. This ecologist wants to plant a forest in Times Square.
Hillary Clinton Unlocking the real Hillary Clinton with Crystal's email-scanning algorithm
Apparently, she's primed to win arguments win Obama.
ashley madison Ashley Madison's parent company secretly operated an escort website
Avid Life Media leased the escort website in 2013 through a shell company.

Tech

Oculus woman Virtual reality may one day control your body, rather than the other way around
Tiny jolts of electricity can control your muscles.
Apple and Samsung devices Samsung and Apple will face off in court yet again
Samsung's going to pay.
Apple may debut a larger, stylus-based 'iPad Pro' next week
Is Apple ready to launch the long-rumored iPad Pro?
new technics vinyl player mockup Panasonic is bringing back the classic Technics turntable
After a decade of hibernation, is it even possible to imagine how awesome this will be?
image of an exciting new iphone Here's what to expect from the iPhone 6s
The iPhone 6s is coming, and there's a lot to be excited about.
The Tesla Model X is finally on the way—and speeds top out at 'ludicrous'
Tesla discloses its new model's boutique details.

Politics

Hackers hit conservative think tank that slammed Obama for OPM hack
The group is trying to tamp down concerns over the data that hackers accessed.
Supreme Court of the United States flying a rainbow flag Kentucky clerk jailed for refusing marriage licenses to same-sex couples
'Government officials are free to disagree with the law, but not disobey it.'
Uber driver Uber screwed itself by telling its drivers to take showers
But seriously, though. Take a shower.
Turkey releases British Vice journalists—but keeps their translator/assistant Turkey frees 2 Vice News journalists held for aiding ISIS
But their translator remains behind bars.