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Government gives UK press three days to get behind regulation plans

Maria Miller rejects industry’s proposals in move that could result in some newspapers setting up their own watchdog The government has given the UK newspaper industry three days to get … Continue reading

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

US supreme court hears challenge to campaign finance limits

If appeal against existing caps on aggregate donations is upheld, individuals could funnel $3.6m to a party or $800,000 to a candidate Dan Roberts

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mitch McConnell gives Tom Coburn a gun at CPAC – pictures

Republicans have gathered in Maryland for the annual Conservative Political Action Committee convention, and a Day 1 highlight came when the Senate minority leader presented a retiring colleague with a … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

US marine faces retrial over killing of Iraqi civilian

Sergeant Lawrence Hutchins twice had conviction quashed while others were jailed over death of retired policeman in 2006

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Angry Birds and ‘leaky’ phone apps targeted by NSA and GCHQ for user data

NSA and GCHQ developing capabilities to piggyback on commercial data from apps including Angry Birds for their own purposes James Ball

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Google Books wins case against authors over putting works online

US court rules tech company’s online library ‘benefits society’ and would actually lead to increased sales of books A New York court has dismissed a lawsuit against Google by authors … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bones dug up near Dozier boys’ home

Remains found in search for answers over disappearance of juveniles from Florida reform school more than 50 years ago Searchers have recovered human bones in Florida from a “boot hill” … Continue reading

September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

North Korea blames US for collapse of Kenneth Bae talks

Regime says it cancelled meeting about captive tour operator because Americans flew nuclear-capable planes in war games North Korea said it rescinded its invitation for a US envoy to visit … Continue reading

September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment