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Tom Risen
Works at U.S. News & World Report, L.P.
Attended Northwestern University
Lives in Washington, D.C.
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The Beatles are coming to streaming sites here, there and everywhere on Christmas Eve.
The Fab Four will be here, there and everywhere beginning Christmas Eve.
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The world might not fix the gender gap on wages for 118 years, a new study predicts: 
The U.S. placed 28th in a global ranking on gender equality.
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Could more government surveillance have prevented the Paris attacks?
Encrypted phones and anonymous chat services are suspected tools of terror.
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NASA will announce a big discovery about Mars on Thursday.
NASA's Mars atmosphere probe may have discovered why the planet's ocean waters disappeared.
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The CISA cybersecurity bill likely won't protect you online or damage your privacy.
A controversial cybersecurity bill is likely to pass the Senate despite lingering criticism from Silicon Valley.
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Consumers may have to do government paperwork before flying drones.
Consumers may have to do government paperwork before flying drones.
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No wonder Barack Obama didn't want to build a Death Star.
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The Rebel Alliance could be in serious debt in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," a study predicts.
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Jihadists have torn apart the Middle East and Africa. Muslims hate the Islamic State and Boko Haram more than anybody.
The jihadist group is despised by a majority of people in much of the Middle East.
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Can @GravityPymts CEO Dan Price inspire pay raises after years of stagnant #wage growth?
Dan Price says challenges facing his workers eventually made him an advocate for a living wage.
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SXSW has the same problem dealing with online abuse as Twitter, Reddit
The technology festival is backtracking on plans to cancel a panel that would openly discuss the hot-button issue.
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5 Ways 'Back to the Future II' Predicted 2015
The 1989 adventure was right about consumer tech – and maybe even the World Series.
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Broadcasters and consumer advocates are in rare agreement against Charter's cable merger plans
Everyone is worried that the merger will stifle competition and limit access.
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  • U.S. News & World Report, L.P.
    Technology and Business Reporter, present
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London - Los Angeles - San Francisco - Torino - Chicago - Detroit - Santa Barbara - Fort Wayne - Olney - Ocean City
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Tech and Business Reporter at U.S. News & World Report
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I report on technology and business at U.S. News & World Report. My coverage includes the stock market, congressional policy, cybersecurity, China, innovation, the NSA, CIA and Silicon Valley. You can follow me on Twitter or read my articles here

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Learned to speak many languages, then forgot most of them
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  • Northwestern University
  • St. Mary's College of Maryland
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