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  • Mayor Bloomberg targets online gun sales after Navy Yard rampage

    Mayor Bloomberg targets online gun sales after Navy Yard rampage
    NEW YORK -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg stepped up his call for universal background checks for gun buyers Wednesday in the wake of the deadly Navy Yard rampage in Washington, D.C., releasing a study that he said showed thousands of felons had used federal...
  • Pinterest makes first move to make money with test of 'Promoted Pins'

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Pinterest has made its first serious step toward making money from its wildly popular service. The four-year-old online scrapbooking service has launched an advertising business to target its 46 million users. Pinterest has begun...
  • Former Baltimore City firefighter pleads guilty to sex trafficking

    Former Baltimore City firefighter pleads guilty to sex trafficking
    A former Baltimore firefighter pleaded guilty Friday to a federal sex trafficking charge for his part in running a brothel that pimped out a 16-year-old girl and other women. Jamar Simmons and Franklin Coit ran brothels at two locations in Baltimore...
  • More people, earning more money, are flocking to downtown L.A.

    More people, earning more money, are flocking to downtown L.A.
    More people are flocking to downtown Los Angeles — and they have more money to spend, downtown advocates declared as they unveiled the results of a new study. "We have more people. They're making more money. They are more educated. And they are...
  • Facebook's status among investors and analysts changes: It's a darling

    SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Inc. has just one question for Wall Street: How do you like me now? Shares of the social network, which had fallen from favor after its disastrous public debut last year, hit new highs Tuesday, even as U.S. stocks ended...
  • Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg leans into China

    Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg leans into China
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg met with the government agency that oversees control of the Internet in China, but analysts say don't expect a detente in the longstanding blockade of the giant social network. Sandberg...
  • Get ready for more clips of cats, babies: Facebook tests video tool

    Get ready for more clips of cats, babies: Facebook tests video tool
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Coming soon to Facebook: A new feature to upload and watch video clips. Facebook is testing a new tool that will automatically play video clips without sound in the News Feed. A user will have to tap or click on the video to make it...
  • Baltimore-area dog thefts on rise, owners, observers say

    Baltimore-area dog thefts on rise, owners, observers say
    As she struggled to unload groceries from the back of her car, Sherrie Schenning got an uncharacteristically queasy feeling. Her family's Essex neighborhood had always felt safe, but on this recent Saturday, she noticed two unfamiliar young men in a...
  • PepsiCo takes down Mountain Dew ad criticized as racist

    PepsiCo takes down Mountain Dew ad criticized as racist
    PepsiCo has removed an online ad plugging its Mountain Dew soft drink after viewers complained that the spot –-- featuring a battered and terrified white woman trying to pick a suspect out of a lineup of black men -- was racist and misogynistic....
  • For the record

    Negative campaigning: In the May 4 Section A, a column about the mayoral campaign reported that candidate Wendy Greuel said she resorted to negative campaigning in response to an advertisement by backers of her rival, Eric Garcetti. Greuel cited a video...
  • Baltimore police officer charged with pimping wife

    Baltimore police officer charged with pimping wife
    A31-year-old Baltimore Police officer was charged Friday with pimping out his wife after officers from a human trafficking task force found him outside a hotel room where the woman had agreed to have sex for cash with an undercover officer. The child...