Microsoft Readies Windows 10 Update, Answers CriticsMicrosoft has a birthday present for Windows 10 users: more capabilities for its Cortana digital assistant and new ways to ditch passwords.
After Fire Flop, Amazon Returns with Special Edition PhonesAmazon is back in the phone business — sort of. After its own Fire phone flopped, Amazon is selling special editions of other manufacturers' phones at a $50 discount. They'll come with ads on the lock screen and lots of Amazon apps on the home screen. You can hide those apps, but won't be able to uninstall them.
Airport Security Fix: Better Training -- For Humans and DogsCovering their ears, 192 future airport security officers watched from a grandstand as Larry Colburn detonates a plastic-explosives device like the one carried by the underwear bomber in a failed attempt to blow up a plane on Christmas Day 2009.
Consumer Group Releases Annual List of Dangerous Summer ToysToy guns, kiddie pools, hoverboards and backyard trampolines are among the playthings that made a consumer watchdog's annual list of hazardous summer toys.
Infiniti Recalls SUVs to Fix Electronic Steering ProblemNissan is recalling more than 28,000 Infiniti luxury SUVs because the electronic steering can malfunction and bring the steering wheel to rest at an off-center position.
Hasbro Creates Custom Chewbacca Mom Action FigureChewbacca Mom has a new toy to play with after Hasbro unveiled a custom action figure bearing her likeness.
Ex-Missile Site Now part of Wildlife Refuge Opens to PublicA portion of the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge that once was home to anti-aircraft missiles is now open for visitors.
Home Sweet Shipping Container: Couple Likes Being Boxed InUpon meeting Bryan and Gwen Blackwell, it's easy see that the pair is accustomed to thinking outside the box. So, it's a little ironic that the couple lives in one.
Did Polygamous Sect Have a Right to Share Food Stamps?Attorneys are sparring about whether a jury should be allowed to consider if members of a polygamous sect accused of orchestrating a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme had a constitutional right to give the food to a communal storehouse as part of their religious beli
Expert: Pot is $4.5 Billion Industry in United StatesRetails sales of marijuana in the United States are expected to be $4.5 billion this year, but constant changes in state regulations are creating hurdles for business people trying to make money off pot.
Feds Give Florida Health Centers Cash to Expand Primary CareThe Obama administration is giving nearly $11 million to help 12 health centers around the state offer preventive health services to more low-income patients.
Agency: Bars Can't Ban Pregnant Women or Refuse Them DrinksPregnant women can't be kept out of New York City bars or refused alcoholic drinks just because they're expecting, under new city guidelines.