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Is bigger really better for Apple?

 After ceding the smartphone and tablet size war to competitors like Samsung for the past few years, it appears Apple had finally decided that big

Refuge for America's mustangs, deluxe sanctuary for vacationers

 There is, perhaps, no greater living symbol of the untamed, pioneer spirit of the American West than the wild mustang.

Google reveals secret drone delivery tests

 Amazon is trying it. UPS has considered it. Ice fishermen in Minnesota used it to get beer. Yelp created one just for burritos.

Can levitating appliances take off?

 Ger Jansen is puzzling about how to fit a windshield.

Marathon du Medoc: Running France's long-distance drinking race

 I'd already run about half the marathon when the next refreshment table came into view.

Airlines saving lives with trashed leather

 Aviation isn't known as the most eco-friendly industry. Carbon emissions aside, running an airline produces an incredible amount of waste.

Joan Rivers' 'resting comfortably' in hospital, daughter says

 Comedian Joan Rivers is "resting comfortably" in a New York hospital after apparently suffering cardiac and respiratory arrest during a

Questions raised about Mary Landrieu's residency

 Republicans seized on a news report Tuesday that raised questions about whether one of the Democrats' most vulnerable senators up for re-elec

Tony Stewart to return to NASCAR racing this weekend

 Tony Stewart, who hasn't raced since his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt track race earlier this month, will return to NA

Pilot found dead after F-15 crash in Virginia

 The pilot of an Air National Guard F-15C fighter jet that crashed in Virginia was found dead, the commander of the unit said Thursday.