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U.S. hero who stopped attack stabbed

Spencer Stone, one of the three U.S. heroes who stopped a French train attack, was repeatedly stabbed near Sacramento, CBS News reports.

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GM recalls SUVs, tells owners not to use windshield wipers

The company is recalling nearly 32,000 SUVs because an electrical short could cause the wiper motor to catch fire.

Greek town glimpses mass transit future: driverless buses

In a rural Greek town, tests are underway to see how a driverless bus performs in real traffic conditions. The long-term aim is to wean cities from their oil dependency. (Photos)

Road closures for Army Ten-Miler announced

Be forwarned. Several major roads will be closed Sunday for the 31st annual race that draws thousands to Arlington.

Your Internet-connected gadgets could pose security risks

Hackers might be able to exploit something as innocent as a gaming system or programmable thermostat.

Should we be drinking whole milk?

For years, U.S. dietitians have said you shouldn’t drink whole milk, but now some health leaders are saying otherwise. Here's what experts are telling WTOP.

Luxury real estate developer creates floating private islands

Imagine living on your own island. A developer is working to create floating islands with villas. Each would have a home, garden, pool, beach and much more.

Troubling signs lurk beneath optimistic federal employee survey results

Federal employees overall are more optimistic about their jobs, coworkers, leaders and compensation than they were in 2014. But a closer look at the data reveals troubling signs.

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