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  • US explores a Wi-Fi network for Cuba, but denies it's operational

    A program financed by the U.S. Agency for International Development to develop the technology for a Wi-Fi network in Cuba has not been deployed on the island and is under review, a USAID spokesman said Monday. USAID approved the grant to the Open...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Inaugural Run For Babies To Be Held At Rentschler Field

    On Sunday, April 27 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, area runners can support the March of Dimes mission in a whole new way by participating in the inaugural Run for Babies 5K. Run for Babies, sponsored by Cigna, will take place before the March of...
  • Sacramento, Calif., climber safe after Mount Everest avalanche kills at least 12

    A Sacramento, Calif., climber attempting to become the oldest American ever to summit Mount Everest has posted a message on his blog, reassuring family and friends that he is OK after a deadly avalanche swept down a climbing route on the peak. The...
  • British Pathé Uploads Entire 85,000-Film Archive to YouTube in HD

    British Pathé, the U.K. newsreel archive company, has uploaded its entire 100-year collection of 85,000 historic films in high resolution to YouTube. The collection, which spans 1896 to 1976, comprises some 3,500 hours of historical footage of major...
  • Social Media Buzz: Science and Religion Collide as 'Transcendence' Takes on 'Heaven Is For Real'

    Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
  • Erdogan challenges social media in top Turkish court

    ANKARA (Reuters) - Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan applied to Turkey's constitutional court on Friday to challenge the alleged violation of his and his family's rights by social media, a senior official in his office told Reuters. Erdogan's government...
  • China steps up purge of online porn amid wider censorship push

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China has shut down more than 100 websites carrying pornography and closed thousands of accounts on social media sites in an re-newed effort to clean up the internet, state media reported. The campaign, named "Cleaning the Web 2014",...
  • Coachella 2014: Weekend 2 is not just for schmucks

    Coachella 2014: Weekend 2 is not just for schmucks
    The bloom was off the rose. The genie, out of the bottle. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival’s big reveals – its giant roving spaceman art piece and special guests Slash, Justin Bieber and Beyonce – had long since emerged...
  • Miss America defends student suspended for asking her to prom

    Miss America defends student suspended for asking her to prom
    Miss America has suggested officials at a Pennsylvania high school reconsider their decision to suspend a student for approaching her at a school assembly and asking her to be his prom date, the beauty queen said on Saturday. The disciplinary action...
  • Turkey Twitter accounts appear blocked after Erdogan court action

    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Two anonymous Twitter accounts used to release secretly recorded conversations implicating family and associates of Turkey's prime minister and senior government officials in a corruption scandal appeared on Sunday to have been...
  • Alabama lands 2 from South Florida in Calvin Ridley, Shawn Burgess-Becker

    Alabama lands 2 from South Florida in Calvin Ridley, Shawn Burgess-Becker
    Former FIU head coach Mario Cristobal reached back into his old stomping grounds this weekend and picked up a few things he had left behind after heading off to join the coaching staff at Alabama. Cristobal coaxed commitments out of two of the top...