At odds with Google, US seeks new rule on computer access
Science / Technology / U.S. News

At odds with Google, US seeks new rule on computer access

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is at odds with Google and privacy groups over the government’s push to make it easier to locate and hack into computers in criminal investigations, a simmering conflict with constitutional and policy implications. Federal prosecutors say better tools are needed to track down computer users who hide their locations … Continue reading

Bobbi Kristina Brown-Domestic Disturbance,2nd Ld-Writethru/
Celebrities

Bobbi Kristina Brown-Domestic Disturbance,2nd Ld-Writethru/

BC-US–Bobbi Kristina Brown-Domestic Disturbance,2nd Ld-Writethru/341 Eds: Corrects that Whitney Houston died in Beverly Hilton, not Beverly Hills Hotel. Cops called to Brown’s home week before she was found in tub ATLANTA (AP) — One of Bobbi Kristina Brown’s neighbors reported a domestic dispute at her address the week before she was found face-down in a … Continue reading

Health / Lifestyle

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California health officials Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that should be strictly regulated like tobacco products, joining other states and health advocates across the U.S. in seeking tighter controls as “vaping” grows in popularity. The California Department of Public Health released a report saying e-cigarettes emit cancer-causing chemicals and … Continue reading