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Private lives are exposed as WikiLeaks spills its secrets

CAIRO (AP) -- WikiLeaks' giant data dumps have rattled the National Security Agency, the U.S. Democratic Party, and the Saudi foreign ministry. But its spectacular mass-disclosures have also included the personal information of hundreds of people - including sick children, rape victims and mental health patients, The Associated Press has found....
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Wi-Fi? Why not? Homeless are avid users of free web kiosks

NEW YORK (AP) -- An effort to replace obsolete pay phones with Wi-Fi kiosks that offer free web surfing and phone calls has been a hit with panhandlers and the homeless, the least wired people in the city....
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France, Germany want encrypted app makers to help stop IS

PARIS (AP) -- France and Germany pushed Tuesday for Europe-wide rules requiring the makers of encrypted messaging apps such as Telegram to help governments monitor communications among suspected extremists....
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Posting could elevate severity of man's charges in killing

PHOENIX (AP) -- A Twitter posting by an Arizona man who was arrested on suspicion of killing his roommate during a struggle could elevate the severity of charges he could face....
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Official: FBI probing attempted cyber breach of NY Times

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The FBI is investigating attempted cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday....
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Delphi, Mobileye join forces on autonomous car platform

DETROIT (AP) -- Auto parts and electronics company Delphi Automotive is joining with Israeli software maker Mobileye to develop the building blocks for a fully autonomous car in about two years....
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AP Explains: Super Mario's global appeal

NEW YORK (AP) -- Take that, Pokemon. On Sunday, the Japanese prime minister turned up at the Olympics closing ceremonies to promote the 2020 Tokyo games dressed up as Mario , the eponymous hero of the popular video game series created in 1985....
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Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is ready to start sending out the latest version of its Android operating system to a handful of devices....
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Social Security rolls back security measures on website

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Social Security Administration has rolled back extra security measures on the agency's website after getting complaints from people who had trouble accessing their accounts....
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APNewsBreak: Ohio Turnpike may soon see self-driving testing

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio's toll road, a heavily traveled connector between the East Coast and Chicago, is moving closer to allowing the testing of self-driving vehicles....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will Donald Trump's "What do you have to lose" appeal encourage more minorities to vote for him this fall? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
90%
No
10%
Total Votes: 10

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should Pennsylvania consider waiving the new $700 surcharge for license renewals to independent taverns and restaurants to help defray costs passed by the liquor reform law?

Yes
75%
No
25%
Total Votes: 15,300