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U.S. States Look to Rein In Gov’t Surveillance

(PORTLAND, Ore.) — Angry over revelations of National Security Agency surveillance and frustrated with what they consider outdated digital privacy laws, state...

In TV for Tween Girls, Appearance Still Counts

Female characters focused more on looks and being attractive than male characters on shows aimed at eight to 12 year olds. That's the conclusion from a new...

Fallout From The Filibuster Rule Change

With a historic and controversial move, Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid renders the sober Senate more like the hyperpartisan house

Fisker May Find a Second Life in Sale

It’s been a rough few years for Fisker Automotive, the defunct maker of tony electric cars. The U.S. government froze a $528 million loan back in 2011 amid...

1 Million Children Have Left Syria, U.N. Says

The number of children who have fled Syria since the conflict began is greater than the entire of population of the state of Delaware, according to the United...