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RadiumOne fires CEO after domestic abuse conviction

Online ad network's board dismisses Gurbaksh Chahal after the company's founder pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery charges related to the beating of his girlfriend.

By Apr. 27, 2014

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House narrowly rejects bid to curb NSA domestic surveillance

Politicians fail to block National Security Agency's domestic surveillance program that vacuums up Americans' phone call metadata. But privacy advocates say they're encouraged.

By Jul. 24, 2013

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Ex-Stasi boss green with envy over NSA's domestic spy powers

For Wolfgang Schmidt, who used to head East Germany's feared spy service, the NSA's reported spy program "would have been a dream come true."

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Body scanner ruling could squelch NSA domestic spying

Electronic Privacy Information Center organizes request by leading technologists to halt National Security Agency's domestic surveillance. They're trying a novel argument from a 2011 lawsuit.

By Jun. 17, 2013

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House orders Pentagon to disclose domestic drone use

The Pentagon operates drones abroad that are armed with sophisticated sensors, Hellfire missiles, and laser-guided bombs. The House of Representatives wants to know if they're used at home.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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DHS built domestic surveillance tech into Predator drones

Homeland Security's specifications say drones must be able to detect whether a civilian is armed. Also specified: "signals interception" and "direction finding" for electronic surveillance.

By Mar. 2, 2013

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Revealed: NSA targeting domestic computer systems in secret test

The National Security Agency's Perfect Citizen program hunts for vulnerabilities in "large-scale" utilities, including power grid and gas pipeline controllers, new documents from EPIC show.

By Dec. 23, 2012

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Iran reportedly moving on domestic Net plan, blocks Google

Official says government agencies and offices have already been connected to its "national information network" just as state news says Google is being blocked, Reuters reports.

By Sep. 23, 2012

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Facebook pic of Romney allegedly leads to domestic assault

A Tennessee man allegedly smashes his girlfriend's laptop and assaults her after seeing a picture of the Republican presidential candidate on her Facebook page. He reportedly thought it was a photo of her lover.

By Aug. 1, 2012

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Qantas to launch iPad entertainment to domestic routes

Qantas has announced that it will be launching its QStreaming service on domestic flights later this year.

By Jul. 22, 2012