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petraeus

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Petraeus e-mail affair highlights U.S. privacy law loopholes

Because of the wording of an obscure 1986 federal law, the former CIA director -- and the rest of Americans -- receive less privacy protection than we would for love letters stored under a mattress.

By November 14, 2012

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Petraeus a now unlikely defense secretary in Call of Duty

The disgraced general shows up aboard the U.S.S. Barack Obama in the year 2025 in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, launched today.

By November 13, 2012

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ABC station makes tragic Petraeus Web-sourcing error

While running a news item about the fallen general, a Denver ABC station seemed to think his biography, "All In," was called "All Up In My Sn****." The station said it was an honest mistake.

By November 13, 2012

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Petraeus reportedly used draft e-mails to converse with mistress

The former CIA director used a trick often used by terrorists and teenagers to make e-mails harder to trace, the Associated Press reports.

By November 12, 2012

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Another U.S. general investigated for 'inappropriate' e-mails

Defense Department is reviewing thousands of pages of e-mails between the commander of forces in Afghanistan and a woman linked to Gen. David Petraeus' resignation last week.

By November 12, 2012

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IRS remains mum on taxpayers' e-mail privacy rights

The IRS is not answering questions about internal documents showing the agency believes Americans have "generally no privacy" in their e-mail, Facebook chats, and Twitter direct messages.

By April 15, 2013

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122 hours of playing Black Ops 2 -- new world record

Australian Okan Kaya spent a week playing the new first-person shooter to set a new mark for the Guinness Book of Records.

By November 19, 2012

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Government surveillance continues to rise, Google says

The company's latest transparency report shows nearly 21,000 government requests for user data during the first half of the year.

By November 13, 2012

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Microsoft shakes up Windows leadership (week in review)

Software giant loses longtime Windows boss Steven Sinofsky, while Apple loses a patent foe. Also: Embarrassing e-mail goes to Washington.

By November 16, 2012

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Senate panel to cops: You need search warrants for e-mail

Committee votes to update a 1986 privacy law despite warnings from one senator that his colleagues are "abdicating our duty if we do not examine the concerns raised by federal and state law enforcement."

By November 29, 2012