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Google, Reddit Crack Down on Online Explicit Pics, Videos

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 25
Google Inc., the Internet's most powerful company, is going to ban most nude photos and video from publicly accessible sites on its popular Blogger. Reddit says it will remove photos, videos and links with explicit content.

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Reports of Apple Pay Fraud Linked to Identity Theft

LEGAL | Mar 6
Apple's new mobile payment system, Apple Pay, is under threat from criminals. Banks report rampant fraud linked to the 5-month-old service used by millions of Americans to make purchases. New Yorker magazine's digital expert Nicholas Thompson discusses.

Automakers Vow Not to Give up on Weak-Selling Electrics

CORPORATE | By David McHugh, Greg Keller | Mar 6
Top automakers are vowing not to give up on weak-selling electric vehicles - even as they unveil an array of powerful luxury cars with conventional engines aimed at a growing global market.

Facebook, Apple & Other Mega Companies File Gay Marriage Brief

LEGAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 6
Nearly 380 companies, including Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson, have filed a friend-of-the-court-brief with the U.S. Supreme Court, urging the justices to overturn a lower court ruling that bans same-sex marriage.

Artists to March on Mass. State House

LEGAL | By EDGE | Mar 6
On March 25, before the House and Senate release their respective budgets, MASSCreative will bring together the broad arts and cultural community for Arts Matter Advocacy Day. The public is encouraged to join.

Fed Survey Finds US Economy Growing at Moderate Pace

LEGAL | By Martin Crutsinger | Mar 6
The U.S. economy was growing at a moderate pace through mid-February despite severe winter storms that had disrupted activity in some regions, the Federal Reserve reported.

Head of the Class: Hospitality and Tech Companies Score Big on HRC's Corporate Equality Index

LEGAL | By Jill Gleeson | Mar 6
EDGE profiles top technology companies that scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2015 Corporate Equality Index.

Man Accused of Buying Insurance at Scene of Car Wreck

LEGAL | Mar 6
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man called an insurance company from a crash scene to buy auto coverage and later claimed his wreck happened after he got the policy.

FDA Warns: Don't 3-D Print Your Unborn Fetus!

LEGAL | Mar 6
There may be no greater thrill than seeing your baby for the first time. Improving technology is giving expecting mothers a much sharper view of the fetus, but as images get clearer, more women are going for a potentially dangerous option.

Rubio-Lee Tax Plan Rewards Investors, Parents, Businesses

LEGAL | By Stephen Ohlemacher | Mar 5
With an eye toward a possible run for the White House, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio signed onto an extensive plan Wednesday to cut taxes for investors, parents and businesses in an effort to spur economic growth and create jobs.

Volkswagen Passat Wins Car of the Year Award

CORPORATE | Mar 5
The large family car Volkswagen Passat has been voted car of the year by European automotive editors at the Geneva International Motor Show.

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