DNA, fingerprints and pings from a cell phone tower led authorities to 56-year-old Cesar Sayoc

DNA, fingerprints and pings from a cell phone tower led authorities to an auto parts store parking lot in south Florida where they arrested a 56-year-old man Friday morning. The arrest brought to an end to a four-day nationwide manhunt for the alleged mailer of over a dozen suspected pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump.


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Fingerprints of molecules in space

Physicists are on the hunt for nitrogen containing molecules in space. Using terahertz spectroscopy, they directly measured two spectral lines for one particular molecule for the first time. The discovered frequencies are characteristic of the amide ion, a negatively charged nitrogen molecule. With the spectral lines now determined, this species can be searched for in space.
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Welsh police used fingerprints from a WhatsApp photo to nab a drug dealer

  1. Welsh police used fingerprints from a WhatsApp photo to nab a drug dealer  Alphr
  2. PSA: Keep Your Fingerprints Out of Social Media Posts  The Mac Observer
  3. Police Nab Drug Dealer Using Fingerprints Found In WhatsApp Photo  Ubergizmo
  4. Facebook-owned WhatsApp allows Android users to recover photos and videos they have previously deleted  Daily Mail
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Police extracted fingerprints from WhatsApp photos to convict drug dealers

  1. Police extracted fingerprints from WhatsApp photos to convict drug dealers  BGR
  2. WhatsApp drug dealer convicted using fingerprints taken from photo  The Verge
  3. Pioneering work allows drug dealer to be convicted from WhatsApp photo of ecstasy tablets in his palm  9to5Google
  4. WhatsApp tips and tricks you may not know about  Independent Online
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WhatsApp drug dealer convicted using fingerprints taken from photo

  1. WhatsApp drug dealer convicted using fingerprints taken from photo  The Verge
  2. Pioneering work allows drug dealer to be convicted from WhatsApp photo of ecstasy tablets in his palm  9to5Google
  3. WhatsApp For Android Now Lets Users Redownload Deleted Media  Ubergizmo
  4. WhatsApp tips and tricks you may not know about  Independent Online
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Neural fingerprints of altruism

For at least 150 years, we know that traumatic brain injury can change several domains of behavior, impairing social behavior or memory, for instance, depending on which brain areas have been damaged. However, mapping the relation between brain areas and behavior can be tough, especially for complex behavior such as altruism. In this study, war veterans with brain lesion were studied to elucidate causal relationship between how specific brain areas are involved in social behavior.
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Does a new association to promote digital innovation have Amazon's fingerprints all over it?

  1. Does a new association to promote digital innovation have Amazon’s fingerprints all over it?  FederalNewsRadio.com
  2. Amazon, Walmart, and others sell fake products online — here’s how to avoid getting duped  Business Insider
  3. Amazon, Netflix Hold Above Key Support Level Despite Stock Market Rout  Investor’s Business Daily
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