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Trump Says Climate Change Not A Hoax, Not Sure of Its Source

New Technology, Housekeeping Among Concerns in Hotel Strikes

President Donald Trump is backing off his claim that climate change is a hoax but says he doesn't know if it's manmade and suggests that the climate will "change bac...

MTV's 'Real World' Going International and Digital

MTV's 'Real World' Going International and Digital

Oct 17
MTV's long-running reality show "The Real World" is going digital and international.

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

By Dan Joling | Oct 17
How well walruses cope with less sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.

Life-Sized Plastic Whale to Raise Ocean Pollution Awareness

Life-Sized Plastic Whale to Raise Ocean Pollution Awareness

Oct 17
Artists are putting the finishing touches on an 82-foot-long (24-meter-long) blue whale made from discarded plastic that will be on display near San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge to raise awareness about ocean pollution.

Shanghai Airport Automates Check-In with Facial Recognition

Shanghai Airport Automates Check-In with Facial Recognition

By Erika Kinetz | Oct 17
It's now possible to check in automatically at Shanghai's Hongqiao airport using facial recognition technology

Global Warming to Leave Us Crying in Costlier Beer

Global Warming to Leave Us Crying in Costlier Beer

By Seth Borenstein | Oct 17
Add beer to chocolate , coffee and wine as some of life's little pleasures that global warming will make scarcer and costlier, scientists say.