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New cancer therapy comes with a price

New cancer drugs promise longer-lasting treatments with fewer side effects - but their high cost is a growing concern.

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Associated Press

When online abuse turns into real violence

Women face online threats globally, but they run a unique risk in conservative Muslim Pakistan, writes Katharine Houreld.

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AP

SA on brink of massive ‘e-revolution’

Access to electronic communication devices has increased faster than delivery of any other type of basic service.

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Delayed, Xbox One release in China
September 22 2014 at 10:22

Microsoft, which was due to launch the Xbox One in China, has said it will put back the 'historic' event to later this year.

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Nasa’s MAVEN enters Mars orbit
September 22 2014 at 09:27

Unmanned orbiter travels more than 10 months to reach Mars for first-of-its kind study of planet's upper atmosphere.

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New study fuels e-cigarette debate
September 22 2014 at 09:27

The fierce debate over whether e-cigarettes can help people quit smoking has taken another twist.

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Obama readies climate change push
September 22 2014 at 09:27

Tuesday's climate summit in New York kicks off a process that will culminate in Paris at the end of 2015.

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SpaceX Falcon rocket blasts off
September 22 2014 at 09:27

An unmanned Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to deliver a cargo ship to the International Space Station.

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Packaging ‘overdose’ a thing of the past
September 22 2014 at 09:26

Berliners can now buy their groceries package-free in a 'precycling' first for the environmentally switched-on city.

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Apple's obsessive 'iSheep' fans
September 19 2014 at 14:20

These are among the most loyal customers of any brand and are often referred to as 'iSheep' for their unquestioning following.

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Volunteers map uncharted Ebola zones
September 19 2014 at 14:19

In the Internet age, for the Ebola crisis, citizens are donating their time by going online to build maps for relief workers.

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Experts deconstruct mystery fireball
September 19 2014 at 14:16

The fireball that blazed over the Rockies earlier this month wasn't a meteor or other celestial body, experts say.

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Where world’s aviation mysteries are solved
September 19 2014 at 14:16

Washington lab works to unravel the mystery when a plane falls from the sky.

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