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Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou leaves her house on her way to a court appearance on Friday in Vancouver, Canada. The U.S. government has accused Meng of fraud. Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images hide caption

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Election Security In Georgia

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Lawsuits Over Voting Machines In Pennsylvania

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What We've Learned From The Data On Crisis Counseling Via Text Message

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'PigeonBot' Brings Robots Closer To Birdlike Flight

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Dating apps, including Tinder, give sensitive information about users to marketing companies, according to a Norwegian study released Tuesday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Iowa Democrats Will Use A Smartphone App At Caucuses, Despite Cybersecurity Concerns

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Precinct leaders across Iowa will use their own smartphones to transmit the results of next month's Iowa caucuses. JGI/Tom Grill/Tetra images RF/Getty Images hide caption

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Despite Election Security Fears, Iowa Caucuses Will Use New Smartphone App

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Russian hackers successfully infiltrated emails of employees at Burisma Holdings, a Ukrainian energy company, according to a U.S. security firm. Here, a building is seen in Kyiv that holds the offices of a Burisma subsidiary. Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters hide caption

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Russians Hacked Ukrainian Firm At The Center Of Impeachment

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Russians Hacked Ukrainian Firm At The Center Of Impeachment

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