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  1. Trial begins for 2014 fatal Oakland shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    A witness to the fatal July 2014 Oakland shooting of Xzavier Johnson described to the court Monday how Johnson lay bleeding in the back seat of her car across her child as they tried to drive him to a hospital. Lamar Shaw, 21, of Stockton, has been charged with murder for the 26-year-old's death on July 5, 2014, at Lyon Avenue at High Street, where Shaw lived.

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  2. Using VR to make games in VR is VR-riffic (Tomorrow Daily 311) video - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CNet News

    Epic announces an upcoming virtual-reality component for its Unreal Editor, and a team at Wuhan University shows off its real-time adaptive camouflage system.

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  3. Johnny Manziel struck Colleen Crowley in argument over 'a girl,' her affidavit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit that he hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation that she lost hearing in one ear. Colleen Crowley's affidavit was obtained by KXAS-TV and published online Monday.

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  4. Tesla stock plunges again in advance of Wednesday earnings reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    Tesla Motors stock fell to a two-year low amid concerns that cheap gasoline is stifling demand for electric cars as well as whether the company can efficiently produce enough of its new sport utility vehicle. The stock slid 9 percent to $147.99 in trading Monday for its lowest closing price since January 2014.

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  5. Yelp stumbles as CFO quits; results get released earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    Yelp, which has made a name for itself by practically creating the market for consumers to give reviews and recommendations online, heard from its investors Monday after the surprise announcement that Chief Financial Officer Ron Krolik will leave the company. Adding to the surprise was when the report of Krolik's departure became public.

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  6. North Korean satellite passes directly over Levi's StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    An unidentified object is photographed in the sky from Dandong, China, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the U.S. mainland.

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  7. It's official: Intel shuts down the cheap overclocking party by closing Skylake loopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PC World

    The cheap overclocking party is over. An upcoming microcode update from Intel will close the door on a loophole that let users goose Skylake CPUs that weren't meant to be overclocked.

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  8. An icky new hero: Roach-like robots may help in disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTOP-FM Washington

    This photo provided by PolyPEDAL Lab UC Berkeley, shows the compressible robot, CRAM with a real cockroach. When buildings collapse in future disasters, the hero helping rescue trapped people may be a cheap robotic roach.

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  9. EarthCam Introduces New Software Suite & Services for Advancing Construction Camera TechnologyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, EarthCam is launching Control Center 8 to serve the evolving demands of the building industry, meeting expectations both today and in the future. This Software-as-a-Service suite has many new features, including a smart, responsive HTML5 design, optimized to be viewed cross-platform.

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  10. National Academy of Engineering Elects 80 Members and 22 Foreign MembersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PressReleasePoint

    The National Academy of Engineering has elected 80 new members and 22 foreign members, announced NAE President C.D. Mote Jr. today. This brings the total U.S. membership to 2,275 and the number of foreign members to 232.

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  11. Flutist Katrin Zenz concludes her John Cage projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    This past November the American Classics series on the Naxos label released the first volume of a project conceived by flutist Katrin Zenz to record the complete works for flute composed by John Cage. That project will conclude this coming Friday with the release of its second volume; and, as is usually the case, this new recording is currently available for pre-order from Amazon.com .

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  12. Nanoparticle therapy that uses LDL and fish oil kills liver cancer cellsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PressReleasePoint

    Feb. 8, 2016 - An experimental nanoparticle therapy that combines low-density lipoproteins and fish oil preferentially kills primary liver cancer cells without harming healthy cells, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers report. " said study senior author Dr. Ian Corbin , Assistant Professor in the Advanced Imaging Research Center and of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern.

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  13. Scientists create 'roach' robots to help search in disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Daily News

    When buildings collapse in future disasters, the hero helping rescue trapped people may be a robotic cockroach.

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  14. Pacific Elementary students show flair for inventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Rell Haywood, 11, showed her winning invention, the 'Surf Wax Dispenser,' at Pacific Elementary School on Jan. 29. It keeps wax from getting gritty with sand or melting uncontrollably, and can be applied to a board similar to a stick of deodorant. Teacher Brenda Payne welcomes educators, especially for fourth and fifth grades, who would like to participate in Invention Convention next year to contact her.

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  15. SpaceX rocket set for next flight as company boosts productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Reuters

    Feb 8 Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, will attempt its second launch of the year this month, as it ramps up production of its Falcon 9 rockets to handle more than $8 billion of business for NASA and commercial companies, officials said. The next SpaceX launch is scheduled for Feb. 24, its customer, SES SA, a Luxembourg-based satellite communications operator, said on Monday.

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  16. Perceptron, Inc. (PRCP) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.24 EPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Political

    Perceptron, Inc. released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.24, MarketBeat reports.

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  17. Cockroach-Like Robots May Help During DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | USA Today

    When buildings collapse in future disasters, the hero helping rescue trapped people may be a robotic cockroach. Repulsive as they may be, roaches can squish their bodies down to one quarter their normal size, yet still crawl at lightning speed.

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  18. Robo-roach to the rescue? Bugs inspire potentially lifesaving technology.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    Cockroaches are sneaky and indestructible. And the insects have now inspired robots that may help first responders hunt through rubble after future disasters.

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  19. Google CEO Sundar Pichai got a stock package worth almost $200...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Greenwich Citizen

    Google's Sundar Pichai is getting a nice payday to go along with his new role as CEO of the internet search company. Pichai received roughly $183 million in stock, which will vest over a period of four years, according to a regulatory filing .

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  20. 370 mph 'bullet' car fueled by batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    From Malcolm Campbell's Bluebird -- the first car to break the 300 mph barrier in 1935 -- to the jet- and rocket-propelled speedsters of 1960s and 1970s, the famous bleached white speedway has hosted some of the most iconic cars ever built. A joint project of Monaco-based Venturi Automobiles and engineering students from Ohio State University, the car -- which is more than 11 meters long -- boasts an impressive 3,000 horsepower under the hood and an estimated top speed of 372 mph .

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