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Appeals court orders YouTube to take down anti-Islamic film

Court orders "Innocence of Muslims," the controversial film that ignited international protest, to be removed from Google's video service.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Actress in anti-Islam film seeks sanctions against Google

Actress who won a court decision ordering the removal of controversial film seeks contempt of court ruling against the Web giant for allegedly failing to comply with the order.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Google, Viacom settle outmoded YouTube copyright suit

After seven years of back-and-forth legal jabs, YouTube's owner and the parent of MTV and Comedy Central settle a fight that has become an anachronism.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Mocking Muslims on Facebook gets Walmart manager fired

A Hamburg, N.Y., Walmart assistant manager likens two Muslim women's full-cover clothing to a Halloween costume. He is fired, even though he says he didn't post the comments and picture from work.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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Fatwa forbids Muslims from traveling to Mars

The Mars One project plans to send a crew of colonists to the Red Planet in about 10 years, but Muslims may have to defy a religious edict to make the trip.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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NSA's warrantless surveillance gets a constitutional challenge

An accused terrorist and US resident becomes the first criminal defendant to legally confront the government for eavesdropping on his communications.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Turkish citizens fight back against Twitter ban

The Turkish prime minister may have ordered the tap turned off, but citizens are still sneaking their tweets into the Twittersphere.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Iran launches own YouTube-like video-sharing Web site

Government-sanctioned site aims to promote Iranian culture, Iran's state TV says.

By Dec. 9, 2012

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Indonesia shuts down 1 million porn Web sites

With the beginning of Ramadan, the Indonesian government closes pornographic Web sites and hints that it may continue the closure past the country's holy month.

By Jul. 19, 2012

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Warrantless surveillance law may face test in criminal case

Justice Department plans to use information gathered under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act in prosecution of an accused terrorist.

By Oct. 27, 2013