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Senate passes jobless bill, but chances slimmer in House

Senate passes jobless bill, but chances slimmer in HouseWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted 59-38 Monday to resurrect federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed, and a small band of Republican supporters swiftly appealed to a reluctant Speaker John Boehner to permit election-year action in the House as well.

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3D-printed splint used to help a baby breathe again

3D-printed splint used to help a baby breathe again3D printing doesn't have to be limited to tchotchkes. The production method has already proven its utility in surgery, and now a doctor has used 3D printing to help save a baby's life. University of Michigan doctor Glenn Green used a 3D-printed "splint" to support the trachea in an emergency procedure, and so far the results have been extremely promising.

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UK police probing unexplained Peaches Geldof death

UK police probing unexplained Peaches Geldof deathLONDON (AP) — British police are investigating the unexplained death of 25-year-old celebrity Peaches Geldof and say they will hand their findings to a coroner.

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Feedback Loop: Ultrabooks, discrete graphics, Google Voice replacements and more!

Feedback Loop: Ultrabooks, discrete graphics, Google Voice replacements and more!Welcome to Feedback Loop, a weekly roundup of the most interesting discussions happening within the Engadget community. There's so much technology to talk about and so little time to enjoy it, but you have a lot of great ideas and opinions that need to be shared! Join us every Saturday as we highlight some of the most interesting discussions that happened during the past week.

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Putin completes Crimea's annexation, Russia investors take fright

Putin completes Crimea's annexation, Russia investors take frightBy Steve Gutterman and Adrian Croft MOSCOW/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin signed laws completing Russia's annexation of Crimea on Friday as investors took fright at a U.S. decision to slap sanctions on his inner circle of money men and security officials. Putin promised to protect a bank partly owned by an old ally, which

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Review: Coben is at his best with 'Missing You'

Review: Coben is at his best with 'Missing You'"Missing You" (Dutton), by Harlan Coben

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