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Americans React to News of Bin Laden's Death
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Americans React to News That Osama bin Laden Is Dead [PHOTOS]

The world was brought to a standstill late Sunday evening when President Barack Obama confirmed that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden had been killed by U.S. operatives in Pakistan.

Americans quickly gathere

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Osama bin Laden Killed in Pakistan, President Obama Confirms

In a stunning development, President Barack Obama confirmed late Sunday evening that Osama bin Laden, the leader of terrorist group Al-Qaeda responsible for the Sept. 11 attacks, was killed Sunday in Pakistan.

Obama made the announcement in a televised address shortly after 11:30 PM ET, about an hour after reports of bin Laden's death had made their way onto the Internet.

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Hacker May Have Stolen Credit Card Data From PlayStation Users

Millions of PlayStation Network users got the scare of their life yesterday when Sony announced that their personal information, including credit card data and billing addresses, may have been stolen by a hacker.

On its company blog page, Sony said that it believed an "unauthorized person" obtained information from its 77 million-strong user base -- everything from names, to addresses to birth dates.

Also at risk: users' credit-card data.

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Report: Katie Couric to Leave ‘CBS Evening News’

She's used to breaking headlines, but today, Katie Couric is making some of her own.

According to a report from the AP, Couric is leaving her historic anchor post at 'CBS Evening News' after joining the program less than five years ago, in 2006. Her next move: a syndicated talk show, which is expected to launch in 2012.

Couric's contract with CBS ends on June 4, though no word on when her official last broadcast will be.

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Blind Man's Guide Dog Loses Sight, New Guide Dog Leads Them Both (image)
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Blind Man’s Guide Dog Loses Sight, New Guide Dog Leads Them Both

In heartwarming news, the Daily Mail reports on a blind man whose seeing-eye dog went blind, so he got another guide dog to help him and his newly blind dog get around.

Sound confusing? Check out the BBC's adorable video.

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Massive Earthquake, Tsunami Strike Japan; Effects Expected Around the Globe
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Massive Earthquake, Tsunami Strike Japan; Effects Expected Around the Globe

Hundreds have been found or are presumed dead after a massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami tore through Japan's northeast coast. Some are already declaring the 8.9 magnitude quake the largest ever recorded and after-effects are expected to hit the west coast of the US, the Phillippines, Indonesia and other vulnerable spots. The Internet has sped into action, using Twitter to report updates and Google's crisis response page to report missing persons.

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Canadian MP Plays Air-Guitar During House of Commons Session [VIDEO]

Canadian Member of Parliament Graham Evans was caught on camera playing a little air-guitar in the House of Commons as Canada's Defense Secretary was presenting a speech on military cuts.

Evans denies strumming on an imaginary axe, and instead claims he was  "just tapping" his fingers on a rolled up program.  Read on to judge for yourself.

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NASA Captures Massive Solar Flare on Camera
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NASA Captures Massive Solar Flare on Camera [VIDEO]

It’s an amazing sight — and something you’ll never see it on this planet. A 90-minute storm on the surface of the Sun was captured on video by NASA last week.

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Australians Face Arrest For Taking 'Free Money' From ATM Machines
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Australians Face Arrest For Taking ‘Free Money’ From ATM Machines

A software glitch that impacted all Commonwealth Bank ATMs in Sydney, Australia yesterday allowed customers to withdraw thousands of dollars, even if they had no more than a buck in their accounts.

News of the "free money" quickly trav

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The 6 Coolest Examples of 3D Projection Mapping (IMAGE)
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The 6 Coolest Examples of 3D Projection Mapping [VIDEOS]

3D has taken over popcorn movies, and now it's taking over the art world, too. Through a medium called "Projection Mapping," artists are creating mind-blowing works by shining amazing designs on plain surfaces through projectors. The results are pretty amazing: they can change the texture of a building, the decor of a room and altogether warp the laws of physics. Check out videos of some of the coolest projection mapping projects below:

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