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The data breach that affected millions of Target customers in 2013 along with other major hacks have prompted President Barack Obama to suggest legislation to better protect consumers. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President...
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, seen here in March 2014, said today that he backs federally mandated testing in schools. Photo by Larry DowningReuters WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Monday that testing U.S....
The Twitter handle for U.S. Central Command, @CENTCOM, has been suspended following what appears to be a hack from a group sympathizing with the Islamic State terrorists. A group calling themselves CyberCaliphate with the tagline “i love you isis”...
President Barack Obama will meet with congressional leaders Tuesday, the first time since the Republicans took control of the Senate. Photo by Larry Downing/Reuters Today in the Morning Line: Republicans need to show they can govern; Obama wants...
A small church in suburban Phoenix argues that local laws unfairly limit how they display their signs. They say that other types of signs, like political signs, are managed differently. Photo by Samantha Sais/Reuters WASHINGTON — A small...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Every year, millions of North American monarch butterflies head south for the winter in one of the insect world’s most fantastic feats. But as you’ve likely heard, their numbers have declined...