Report: NSA Spy Software Placed in 100K Computers Worldwide

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_36babab6db.jpgTetiana Vitsenko/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The National Security Agency has secretly placed spy software in close to 100,000 computers worldwide, allowing American spies to snoop on those machines or launch cyber attacks through them, The New York Times reports. Citing NSA documents, computer experts and American officials, the newspaper says the technology involves the use of radio frequencies and works even if there's no Internet connection.

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Remains of Missing Navy Pilot in Va. Helicopter Crash Recovered

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_2d3a01ea00.jpgU.S. Coast Guard photo/Released(NORFOLK, Va.) -- The remains of the U.S. Navy pilot who went missing after a helicopter went down off the coast of Virginia Beach, Va., have been found. The Navy said in a statement Tuesday night that divers located the cockpit of the MH-53E "Sea Dragon" on Monday and confirmed the presence of remains inside but had to hold off on recovering Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder's remains until Tuesday because of deteriorating weather conditions.

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Okla. Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_1cd7c1149f.jpgKevork Djansezian/Getty Images (OKLAHOMA CITY) -- Gay rights groups are cheering a federal judge's ruling in Oklahoma declaring the state's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional. Republican Governor Mary Fallin, however, calls the ruling troubling in a statement released Tuesday. “I am troubled that the will of the people has once again been ignored by the federal government,” she said. “I support the right of Oklahoma’s voters to govern themselves on this and other policy matters.”

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Water ‘Fine’ for Some in Charleston as Chemical Leak Reaches Cincinnati

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_d1b8100bdb.jpgTom Hindman/Getty Images (CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- In Charleston, W. Va., Eloise Demint was given the green light Tuesday that her water was finally safe to drink again, as communities more than 250 miles away from the original site of last week’s chemical leak learned they were now in its path. Demint was one of about 10 percent of the 300,000 residents currently allowed to start flushing contaminated water from faucets and showers.

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Slain Dad's Texting to Daughter Cited as Motive in Shooting

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_5ec708b88c.jpgWFTS/ABC (WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla.) -- A retired Tampa, Fla. police captain is expected to appear in court later Tuesday, accused of fatally shooting a man and injuring his wife during an argument over cellphone texting in front of horrified moviegoers. "Someone throws popcorn," eyewitness Charles Cummings said Monday after the shooting inside the theater, according to ABC News Radio."I'm not sure who threw the popcorn and then bang, he was shot. He staggered two seats over and fell on my son and I."

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