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  • Patriots Nation Blows Up Deflategate By Supporting Team

    Patriots Nation Blows Up Deflategate By Supporting Team
    BOSTON — Make no mistake: New England fans are pumped, not deflated. Well, except those in Connecticut. The Nutmeg State broke from its counterparts in a recent ESPN Sports Nation Poll. Connecticut was the lone New England state to believe the...
  • CBS walloped its rivals in viewership last week, matching ABC, Fox and NBC combined

    Except for CBS, the broadcast networks mostly closed up shop last week. At least, that's the suggestion from Nielsen, which says the average prime-time audience for CBS matched the total viewership for ABC, Fox and NBC. Meanwhile, CBS logged a dozen of...
  • Startup wants to help clients turn Instagram accounts into mobile e-commerce engines

    PHILADELPHIA Allison Berliner, 30, is co-founder & CEO of SpotItBuyIt, which helps small retailers sell more via Instagram with a mobile app. Berliner, a 2013 Wharton MBA, co-founded the startup which launched in a trial phase called beta in November with...
  • Reviews: 'The Game of Our Lives' by David Goldblatt, 'The Keeper' by Tim Howard

    You'd think Americans would be so overstuffed with televised sports that we wouldn't have room for anything new, but in 2012, NBC bet $250 million on a contrary proposition: The network made a three-year deal to broadcast and stream the soccer games of...
  • Book publishing shocker: That boy didn't actually come back from heaven!

    The secular world is having a good guffaw over the embarrassment of Tyndale House, a Christian book publisher that announced last week it was withdrawing from print its bestseller "The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven." The reason: The book's co-author...
  • United Airlines caught in political scrum over in-flight TV channel

    United Airlines caught in political scrum over in-flight TV channel
    Chicago-based United Airlines has been caught in a political crossfire in recent days over a politically conservative news station that was the default channel on flights that offer DirecTV service. The airline said it had not chosen the default channel...
  • Unhappy anniversary, Citizens United

    Unhappy anniversary, Citizens United
    Wednesday was the fifth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission, and in case the justices weren’t aware of the fact, some Code Pink-style protesters reminded them. Scotusblog picks up...
  • Deadly attacks on journalists in Afghanistan rise, threatening free press

    When Afghan journalist Hussain Sirat's car disappeared in late December, he assumed it was simply theft, until a man called to say that he had the vehicle, and a gun with which he planned to kill him. In the weeks since then, Sirat, an editor at...
  • Millennials use tech tools to jump into investing

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. It's the Facebookification of financial investing. From social networking platforms that allow young investors to follow each other's stock-picking mojo, to websites for first-timers hungry for a piece of the Silicon Valley...
  • Troy Wolverton: New TV tech focuses on better picture

    It's taken them a while to get there, but TV makers now seem to think that the way to improve the boob tube and sell more sets at higher prices is by having it display a better-looking picture. In the last decade, electronics manufacturers have super-...
  • Growing number of single Saudi women challenge conservative society on love, marriage and work

    Amna Fatani knows she wants a brilliant career and a life different from that of Saudi women of her mother's generation who married early, usually to a husband not of their own choosing. The 27-year-old, studying for her master's degree at Georgetown...