A man paralyzed from the chest down in a knife attack is walking again after undergoing surgery using cells responsible for the sense of smell, marking an advance in the search for treatments for spinal injuries.
Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say.
Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years.

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  • Comet to brush by Mars
    The heavens are hosting an event this weekend that occurs once in a million years or so.
  • Apple Pay, new Mac system debut
    CUPERTINO, Calif. – Apple unveiled a thinner iPad Thursday with a faster processor and a better camera as it tries to drive excitement for tablets amid slowing demand.
  • CBS debuts stand-alone streaming service
    NEW YORK – CBS is jumping on the cord-cutting bandwagon, launching a stand-alone digital streaming service for $5.99 a month that will offer subscribers access to its current and older shows.
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