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U.S. President Barack Obama spoke at the Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University on Feb. 13, 2015. Obama is calling for a public debate on data encryption following the recent hacking of companies like Target and Sony...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioALISON STEWART: Adam Hayward is the sheriff of Deuel County, Nebraska, which is right by the state line with Colorado. Sheriff Hayward says his work hasn’t been the same since Colorado legalized recreational...
Policemen secure the area around a building in Copenhagen, Denmark, where shots were fired on Feb. 14, 2015 outside the venue of a debate held on Islam and free speech. Photo by Martin Sylvest/AFP/Getty Images. One civilian was killed and three...
At Sedgwick Alternative Relief, a Colorado marijuana dispensary seven miles from the state’s border with Nebraska, a handmade sign alerts potential customers to the law: It is illegal to take marijuana out of the state. It’s a familiar warning...
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber attends a vigil after a school shooting in Troutdale, Oregon June 10, 2014. Federal investigators have subpoenaed documents related to an influence-peddling scandal that led the four-term governor to announce his...
Engrith Acosta, patient care coordinator at AltaMed, speaks to a man during a community outreach on Obamacare in Los Angeles, California November 6, 2013. Questions on challengers’ legal rights is unlikely to derail Supreme Court’s...