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South Carolina Inmates Get 20 Years Solitary Confinement For Music Video

South Carolina Inmates Get 20 Years Solitary Confinement For Music Video

According to BuzzFeed, seven inmates in the South Carolina prison system picked up 19.75 years of solitary confinement for filming a music video and posting it online. It wasn’t ...
Twitter Has Political Accountability Project Politwoops Shutdown

Twitter Has Accountability Archive Project Politwoops Shutdown

The Sunlight Foundation’s Politwoops was established in 2012 as a means to hold politicians accountable for their comments by saving tweets some politicians would prefer be dead ...
Tesla Will Be Able To Sell In Maryland October 1st

Tesla Will Be Able To Sell In Maryland October 1st

Governor Larry Hogan of Maryland recently signed a bill allowing Tesla to sell its electric cars within the state. Like other states, the bill is only allowing Tesla to open stores ...
UPS and FedEx Refuses To Ship Ghost Gunner, Cites Regulation Concerns

UPS and FedEx Refuses To Ship Ghost Gunner, Cites Regulation Concerns

FedEx and UPS, two of the United States’ top couriers have chosen not to deliver the Ghost Gunner, a digital milling machine from Defense Distributed. For those who don’t ...
UK Announces 25 Percent Tax On Multinational Companies

UK Legislator Announces 25 Percent Tax On Multinational Companies

A twenty-five percent tax was announced by the George Osbourne, Chancellor of the Exchequer in the UK. The tax is meant to seal any legal loopholes used by multinational companies ...
EU Parliament Pushes Policy To Break Up Google

EU Parliament Pushes Policy To Break Up Google

Whether its about the depth of their search engine and the privacy of EU citizens, general privacy, or in-app purchases, Google continues to run afoul of EU regulators in some way ...
Syrian Electronic Army Targets Microsoft, CNN, and Facebook Email and Social Network Accounts Friday

Syrian Electronic Army Targets Microsoft, CNN, and Facebook Email and Social Network Accounts Friday

Microsoft revealed that documents related to law enforcement inquires were nabbed during recent attacks on employee email accounts. Microsoft has been the target of attacks from the ...
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Mississippi Attorneys General Critizes Google On User Protection

Mississippi Attorneys General Jim Hood (D) has written an 11-page letter to Kent Walker, general counsel for Google. Hood heads up the intellectual property wing of the National Association ...
State of Emergency Extended By Egyptian Government

State of Emergency Extended By Egyptian Government

The government of Egypt has extended the state of emergency. The new measure was announced 10AM ET Thursday and will be extended two months. Related Stories Interior Prime Minister ...
Interior Prime Minister Ibrahim Survives Assassination Attempt

Interior Prime Minister Ibrahim Survives Assassination Attempt

Egyptian Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim survived a bomb attack in Cairo that occurred around 10:30 (03:30 EST). Ibrahim appeared on state TV awhile afterwards and called the failed ...