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The Battle Over Open-Internet Rules Shifts To Congress

January 21, 2015 - 3:06pm

President Obama is urging the Federal Communications Commission to protect the principle of net neutrality. But Republicans presented their own set of rules at a subcommittee hearing Wednesday.

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Meet The YouTube Stars Who Will Interview The President

January 21, 2015 - 2:40pm

On Thursday, President Obama will sit down for a round of unconventional interviews with some unconventional questioners.

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Justice Dept. Will Reportedly Clear Ferguson Police Officer In Brown Case

January 21, 2015 - 2:17pm

The Justice Department is poised to declare that former police officer Darren Wilson should not face civil rights charges over the death of Michael Brown, sources tell NPR.

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E-Cigarettes Can Churn Out High Levels Of Formaldehyde

January 21, 2015 - 2:03pm

Unexpectedly high levels of the cancer-causing chemical were found in an analysis of the vapor from e-cigarettes, researchers say.

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This Is True: Facebook Starts Cracking Down On Hoax News Stories

January 21, 2015 - 2:02pm

Facebook says it won't delete fake stories, but it will start attaching notices to ones that users have flagged as hoaxes. And it will display bogus stories less frequently in users' News Feed.

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Air Marshal Whistleblower

January 21, 2015 - 1:48pm

Robert MacLean gave a reporter information about U.S. air marshals being taken off flights to save money.

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'Deflate-Gate' Is 'Sour Grapes' Or Serious Business, Depending Who You Ask

January 21, 2015 - 1:47pm

The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots deflated footballs and gained an advantage in the playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts last weekend.

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Rep. Van Hollen: Obama's Focused On Helping Middle Class

January 21, 2015 - 1:46pm

Robert Siegel talks to Democratic Congressman Chris Van Hollen of Maryland about President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

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Boehner Invites Israel's Netanyahu To Address Congress On Iran

January 21, 2015 - 10:33am

The White House, which was not informed of the invitation, called it a departure from diplomatic protocol. House Speaker John Boehner said, "Congress can make this decision on its own."

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The Challenge Of Fact-Checking North Korea

January 21, 2015 - 9:51am

A prominent North Korean defector now says he made up some parts of his story. His case highlights the difficulties of pinning down information in a closed, secretive society.

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Is Your Online Password On The Worst-Password List?

January 21, 2015 - 8:54am

SplashData, an Internet security services firm, has released its annual list of 25 worst Internet passwords. Topping the list: "123456" and "password."

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