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Mitt Romney (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette Peddler

It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.

10/16/2012

(Source: NASA) SpaceX launch vehicle Falcon9 is aborted at the last second by a problem with a valve.

SpaceX To Try Florida Launch Again Tuesday

The first private rocket to attempt a rendezvous with the International Space Station will try launching again from Cape Canaveral in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, after a weekend attempt was aborted at literally the last possible second.

05/21/2012

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple product launch event at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on March 7, 2012 in San Francisco, California. In the first product release following the death of Steve Jobs, Apple Inc. introduced the third version of the iPad and an updated Apple TV.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

iPad Sale Turns Out The Apple Devotees

Apple’s latest iPad drew the customary lines of die-hard fans looking to be first and entrepreneurs looking to make a quick profit.

CBS4–03/16/2012

qrcodes

The Dangers Of High Tech Q-R Codes

First there were “bar codes.” Now Q-R codes are popping up on product labels, magazine ads and billboards beckoning consumers to click or scan. But buyer beware. CBS4’s Jorge Estevez explains how those black boxes with white dots could cost you dearly.

CBS4–12/15/2011

(Source: NASA)  The International Space Station is featured in this image photographed by an STS-133 crew member on space shuttle Discovery.

Decision Looms For Space Station Crew

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station remain in limbo as ground teams try to figure out what to do if the ISS needs to be evacuated.

CBS4–09/06/2011

Yekaterina Simanova (upper left), Yelizaveta Simanova (upper right), Alexander Simanov (bottom left), and Lyudmila Simanova (bottom right) all died in the crash of a Russian airliner on June, 21, 2011. (Parents and Yekaterina’s Photo Source:  Facebook and Photo Source For Yelizaveta: Broward County School Board)

Memorial Service Held For Weston Family Killed in Russian Plane Crash

A memorial service was held Saturday afternoon for the family of four who died in a fiery plane crash in northwest Russia early Monday.

CBS4–06/25/2011

Yekaterina Simanova (upper left), Yelizaveta Simanova (upper right), Alexander Simanov (bottom left), and Lyudmila Simanova (bottom right) all died in the crash of a Russian airliner on June, 21, 2011. (Parents and Yekaterina’s Photo Source:  Facebook and Photo Source For Yelizaveta: Broward County School Board)

S. Fla. Mourns Weston Family Killed In Russian Plane Crash

The South Florida community of Weston is mourning the loss of a family of four who died in a fiery plane crash in northwest Russia early Monday.

CBS4–06/22/2011

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images

Weston Family Appears Among Dead In Russia Plane Crash

A family of four from Weston may be among the dead in a fiery plane crash in northwest Russia early Monday, according to information supplied by the Russian government

CBS4–06/21/2011

Asteroid Over Earth

Armageddon: Asteroid May Target Earth In 2036

If you had your money on 2012 being the end of the world, it may be closer to 2036 if the 99942 Apophis asteroid does in fact hit earth which Russian scientists now say is a possibility.

CBS4–02/10/2011

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