Obama on Thanksgiving urges generosity to Syrian refugees

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama urged Americans to show generosity to Syrian refugees in his Thanksgiving message on Thursday, reminding them that the Pilgrims who came to America in 1620 were themselves fleeing persecution. Reuters: World News

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Wearable tech to decode sign language

College Station, TX (Reuters) – The communication barrier between deaf people who use sign language and those that don’t understand it may be coming to an end thanks to a new wearable technology being developed at Texas A&M University. Reuters: Technology News

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Smartphones may have role in rise of U.S. traffic deaths

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of deaths from traffic accidents in the United States jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015, suggesting smartphones and other driving distractions could be making America’s roadways more dangerous, officials said on Tuesday. Reuters: Technology News

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