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Airlines have rules about taking photos, video on planes

DALLAS (AP) -- Without the shocking video, it's unlikely that the world would have learned or cared about the violent manhandling of a 69-year-old man on a plane last month....
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Serena Williams accepts a new challenge - in Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one of the industry's most vexing problems....
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House OKs bill making nude photo sharing in military a crime

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has unanimously approved legislation that makes it a crime for U.S. service members to distribute intimate photos or videos of people without first getting their consent....
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Google helps advertisers track spending in physical stores

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google already monitors online shopping - and now it's keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising....
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China shuts some live streaming sites, punishes companies

BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved content considered superstitious and harmful to minors....
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Need cash? Facebook expands personal fundraising tools

NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is expanding its fundraising tools that let users ask friends and strangers to give them money to help pay for education, medical or other expenses....
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Bahrain, Egypt block Al-Jazeera websites amid Qatar dispute

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Bahrain and Egypt on Thursday apparently joined Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in blocking access to websites run by the pan-Arab satellite network Al-Jazeera, part of a growing regional dispute with Qatar after an alleged hack of its state-run news agency....
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China blocks online broadcast of computer go match

BEIJING (AP) -- Internet users outside China watched a computer defeat its national go champion, but few Chinese web surfers could see it....
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Microsoft Surface gets battery boost, better viewing angles

NEW YORK (AP) -- Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet with longer battery life and faster processors....
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With catcalls and applause, Cannes debates rise of Netflix

CANNES, France (AP) -- This year's Cannes Film Festival has been a sprawling, international referendum on Netflix, with votes registered in catcalls and applause, and some of the biggest names in cinema staking out their positions....
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Opinion Poll

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Is the President's proposed budget that cuts social programs but increases defense and law enforcement a taxpayers first plan? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
88%
No
12%
Total Votes: 271

Yesterday's Poll

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How many city police will move to the suburbs now that the residency requirement has been lifted?

Less Than 50%
50%
Majority of Police
36%
Less Than 10%
15%
Total Votes: 10,055