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Nuclear Submarine Base Secretly Steals Money From Washington State

Kitsap County on the west side of Puget Sound is home to the third largest naval base in the country, which accounts for half the county’s economy. That’s a lot of weight to throw around, and now the Navy is doing it… but secretly.

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5 Things That Didn’t Live Up to the Hype

With amazing new gadgets introduced every year, it's fun to guess which ones have "sticking power." I can't believe how excited we got about some things that just never made it.

Category: Technology
RS-25 Engine
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Blast Off With This Mind-Blowing Timelapse of World’s Most Powerful Rocket Engine Being Built

Perhaps the only thing more amazing than watching a rocket soar through the sky is watching its engine being put together.

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Feds Order More Earthquake Analysis for Nuke Plants – Including Hanford

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has announced new earthquake study risks for a number of U.S. plants, including the Columbia Generating Station at Hanford.

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Tacoma police using this signal interceptor technology
Tacoma police using this signal interceptor technology (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)
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What Is A Stingray ? Why Is U.S. Justice Reviewing This Tracking Technology?

Unless you follow technology, or are very in-tune with privacy and freedom issues, A Stingray might make you think of the deadly fish in the ocean. But that's not the case here.

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Read fine print before accepting, says new State Privacy Officer
Read fine print before accepting, says new State Privacy Officer (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)
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New State Privacy Officer Says “Read Before Clicking I Accept” on Websites

In the wake of the legislature passing a new bill strengthening online consumer protection, the state's new Privacy Officer has some cautions for consumers.

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TV, radio stations get news reporting drones
TV, radio stations get news reporting drones (Photo by Philipp Guelland/Getty Images)
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San Francisco, Portland Get Drones for News Reporters

The announcement is sending waves throughout the media community, and already producing criticism from privacy advocates.

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Pass the Salt
Matthew Abeler, YouTube
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Dad Finds Perfect Way to Stop Kids From Checking Their Phones

If you're like the rest of the breathing population, then you are probably a slave to your smartphone.

In this clever short film called Pass the Salt, one dad decides to turn the tables on his kids, who are way too involved in their phones to pay him any mind while they share what should be a nice family meal.

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Humanoid Robot Is More Human Than Human (And Totally Eerie)

When the machines take over, you may remember this as a pivotal moment.

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New data breach law signed into effect in Washington state
New data breach law signed into effect in Washington state (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
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Gov. Inslee Signs Data Breach Protection Law

A new, tougher, data breach protection law was signed Thursday by Gov. Inslee. It adds new protections for Washington consumers.

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