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Midday Roundup: Will a leaner Army leave America vulnerable?

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Shrinking soldiers. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel wants to cut the U.S. Army down to pre-World War II levels to help control costs. In a press release…

Digital fingerprints leave internet trail for anyone to follow

Digital fingerprints leave internet trail for anyone to follow

By Julie Borg
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Technology | Your online behavior may be tracked without your knowledge by new technology known as device fingerprinting, according to a study by KU Leuven-iMinds. Most…

Signs and Wonders: Google turns 15

By Warren Cole Smith
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Newsworthy | Google it. It’s hard to imagine life on the Internet without Google, so it’s interesting to note that the search engine monolith is barely a teenager.

Big brother, big principal?

By Kiley Crossland
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Education | To reduce teen suicide, cyberbullying, and substance abuse, a Los Angeles-area school district plans to monitor its students’ social media activity, raising…

Is religious tolerance the new universal job requirement?

By Sarah Padbury
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Religious Liberty | In this strange new world of oversharing, a Walmart assistant manager in the suburbs of Buffalo, N.Y., learned first-hand earlier this month how a public…

Midday Roundup: CIA acknowledges Area 51, still mum on UFOs

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Secrets revealed. Conspiracy theorists are doffing their tinfoil hats this morning to celebrate the release of new declassified information acknowledging the…

Watchdog group sues government over internet spying

By Daniel James Devine
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National Security | In the wake of last week’s revelations that the U.S. National Security Agency is secretly collecting phone record and internet data from millions of…

Crowdsourcing adoptions

By Angela Lu
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Adoption | One of the latest social media tools is a website that helps couples adopt their children

Feminists fight porn in liberal Iceland

By Angela Lu
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Culture | The liberal country of Iceland is taking on the seemingly conservative task of banning pornography—both in print and online—to protect the country’s…

Rocky future for freedom on social media

Rocky future for freedom on social media

By Tiffany Owens
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Free Speech | Facebook and Twitter blackouts for conservative organizations becoming more common

Crafting a new industrial revolution

By Stephanie Perrault
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Culture | When Bethany Farrar decided last year to expand her custom wreath-making business, Sweet Georgia Sweet, she opened a shop on Etsy.com—the go-to website for…

Auto-Tune that

Auto-Tune that

By Paul Glader
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Internet | Always viral, sometimes redemptive, YouTube entrepreneurs the Gregory Brothers take on celebrity excess, national debates, and presidential candidates

 
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