Bombshell Report: NSA and FBI 'Tapping Directly' Into Tech Companies' Servers

Bombshell Report: NSA and FBI 'Tapping Directly' Into Tech Companies' Servers
The government is "tapping directly" into servers at Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk, AOL, Skype, YouTube, and Apple, "extracting audio, video, photographs, e-mails, documents and connection logs that enable analysts to track a person's …
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Two New York prosecutors ban seized condoms as prostitution evidence
Rice and Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes, who oversees prosecutions in the most populous of New York City's five boroughs, follow San Francisco prosecutors in ceasing to submit condoms as evidence. Although carrying condoms is legal in New …
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Religion Calendar
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Ken Burns, Mukherjee collaborate on cancer project

Ken Burns, Mukherjee collaborate on cancer project
"If we don't, we submit to the terrors of this disease." Burns' mother, Lyla, learned she had cancer when her son was 3 but lived until she was a few months shy of his 12th birthday, when she was 42. It took a psychologist to explain to him how his …
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New jail project begins in Melbourne
Expressions of interest (EoI) are now open for the Ravenhall jail in Melbourne's west, with shortlisted consortia asked to submit final bids early to mid next year. The successful consortia will design, build, finance, maintain and operate the new …
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Bold Predictions For The Social Web By 2018
Yet, because Yahoo! was one of the original large names on the web, it maintains a large user base that uses their services for everything from email to fantasy football. Rather than submit to the painful mix of slow decline and failed modernization …
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Keen photographers urged to snap tidal changes

Keen photographers urged to snap tidal changes
The organisation Green Cross Australia said people in coastal areas of South Australia had been urged to snap and submit photos of the latest king tides. Although the tides are naturally-occurring and not due to climate change, the project organisers …
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Australia to end live betting odds during sports: PM
The government said it expected the broadcasting industry to submit a revised code to the Australian Communications and Media Authority reflecting these changes and threatened to legislate the changes if they failed to do so. The industry body …
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Live betting odds to be banned: PM
But she accepts the government has acted in response to community concern and says Free TV will submit a revised code within the next two weeks to the ACMA. "The industry continues to hold the view that regulation in this area should apply consistently …
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US Open tennis leaving CBS for ESPN in 2015

US Open tennis leaving CBS for ESPN in 2015
''This sort of old canard that there's something to be lost by going from broadcast to cable, I would submit, has it wrong. It is just the opposite. Moving to ESPN allows the opportunity to reach more people across platforms, and that's what we believe …
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Kobe Bryant Fears Nothing, Not Even Sharks
Kelly Dwyer of Yahoo! Sports supplied the larger version of Burgett's photo. Kobetweet_original Kobe leaping into shark-infested waters (credit: twitter.com/heidiburgett). Daniel Buerge from Lakers Nation did us the favor of transcribing the text: Avar …
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Billion in Unclaimed Life Insurance. Is It Yours?
Cornman says these services, typically part of the state insurance office, allow consumers who believe they are the beneficiary of a life insurance policy purchased in that state to submit a request to have life insurance companies located there to …
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Premier League – FA introduces five-match minimum ban for racism

Premier League – FA introduces five-match minimum ban for racism
There is potential embarrassment for the FA however given that it is hosting UEFA's Congress in London next week, and Europe's governing body will submit a resolution recommending that all member associations follow its lead on 10 matches. Piara Powar …
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Rugby League – Fans invited to join RFL debate
The RFL say fans are invited to submit their questions both in advance of the session and during the live conversation by tweeting the official RFL Twitter account @TheRFL using either hashtag #AskTheRFL or #RLPolicyReview. "Questions responded to live …
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Man charged with confining, assaulting boy to plead guilty next week: lawyer
Leblanc will be sentenced on both matters simultaneously, Taylor said, adding that the defence and the Crown will submit a joint sentencing recommendation. "We'll work out the final details and come back, but there's no need for a lengthy delay." …
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US warns of fake emails claiming to be from Homeland Security

US warns of fake emails claiming to be from Homeland Security
US-CERT urged users and systems administrations to use caution if they find a questionable email message that could contain the ransomware. It said to urge users not to click on the messages or submit any information to Web pages. (Reporting by Deborah …
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Bracketology: Best Players in Chicago Cubs History Determined by the Madness
And Sammy Sosa, well, WWF wrestlers need not submit their tournament resumes for review. NO. 1 BANKS VS. NO. 8 CARAY. The Bud Man drained a buzzer-beating 3 over the outstretched phantom fingertips of Mordecai "Three Fingers" Brown in the …
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Watson wins toss and Australia to bat
Like Watson, paceman James Pattinson returned after being suspended from last week's third Test at Mohali for failing to submit ideas on how to improve the struggling team as required by coach Mickey Arthur. Also suspended for the third Test, left-arm …
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Newspapers voice disquiet at UK media regulation

Newspapers voice disquiet at UK media regulation
Bloggers who joined the regulatory regime would find every little online grievance being magnified into a formal complaint, he warned, while those who refused to submit to the regulator would become "media outlaws." Prime Minister David Cameron said …
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Calls for Jordan to take DNA test dropped
Jordan vehemently denied the allegations, but last week Smith filed new documents asking a US judge to order the icon to submit to a DNA test to help prove her claims. Now Smith has decided to retract the suit, although she is legally allowed to re …
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Lindsay Lohan sentenced to 90 days of rehab after striking last minute deal
The star won't be able to leave the rehab facility at any stage during her 90 day treatment and must stay clear of drugs, drug users and submit regular drug testing. Lindsay's lawyer admitted he was relieved that the case came to a 'successful …
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Community Calendar

Community Calendar
Informational meeting will be held at 431 Lincoln Ave, Monte Vista on Jan 13th at 5 p.m. Questions or comments, email LilBeautiesoftheValley@yahoo.com. Tuesday …. Submit a letter of interest to board chairman Erin Smith, P.O. Box 1717, Alamosa, Colo.
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Goal.com Singapore Speakeasy – Your place, Your voice
All you have to do is submit your email (150 words or less with valid name and location) to singaporedesk@goal.com with the subject heading of 'Goal.com Singapore Speakeasy:' followed by the topic of your choice, and we'll publish it! Whatever you have …
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Wild Thing scratched from Sydney to Hobart
Wild Thing will not be allowed to race in the Sydney to Hobart after failing to submit the required paperwork. Wild Thing made the deadline, but the papers were simply not completed properly. The yacht's dismissal means the number of super maxis in the …
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