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BIRD FLU OUTBREAK COULD BE DEVASTATING

By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief veterinary officer says the …Read More

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Reid’s Exit Sets Off Senate Leadership Scramble

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid’s decision to retire has sparked a feud between the No. 2 and …Read More

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Rocky First Year for GED, Other Equivalency Tests

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (AP) — The number of people taking high school equivalency exams in the U.S. plummeted — and the …Read More

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SPRING FORWARD THIS WEEKEND

  Daylight Saving Time (DST) kicks in this weekend, the annual  sign that spring is on its way.   At …Read More

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3 WINNERS IN POWERBALL JACKPOT

BY ABC News Radio | February 12, 2015 (NEW YORK) — There are three confirmed winning tickets in Wednesday’s $564 …Read More

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IRS RELEASES 2015 “DIRTY DOZEN” TAX SCAM LIST

Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents remain near the top of the annual “Dirty Dozen” list …Read More

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CHUCK HAGEL RESIGNS AS DEFENSE SECRETARY

By JULIE PACE AP White House Correspondent —————————————– WASHINGTON (AP) – Administration sources say that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is …Read More

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Yahoo! Offices in Bangalore by eirikref, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

IN THE NEWS: YAHOO SAYS GOVERNMENT THREATENED IT OVER SURVEILLANCE WASHINGTON (AP) — Did the federal government try to strong-arm …Read More

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apple logo by acidpix, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

IN THE NEWS: CAN APPLE PAY – PAY OFF FOR APPLE? NEW YORK (AP) — Apple has already made inroads …Read More

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Ray Rice - August 5, 2009 by jeffweese, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

RAY RICE DROPPED FROM MADDEN 15 NEW YORK (AP) — The EA Sports slogan “if it’s in the game, it’s …Read More

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Home Depot by JeepersMedia, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

IN THE NEWS: HOME DEPOT CONFIRMS DATA BREACH NEW YORK (AP) — The largest home improvement chain in the U.S. …Read More

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iCloud by t-miki, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

IN THE NEWS: APPLE TIGHTENS SECURITY IN CLOUD NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is taking steps to tighten the cloud. …Read More

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ND0_4520 by Nicola since 1972, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

IN THE NEWS: KEEPING INTERNET IN CHECK SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — There have been times in the past week or …Read More

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Jennifer Lawrence by Gage Skidmore, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

IN THE NEWS: PRIVACY IN THE DIGITAL AGE UNDATED (AP) — There was a time when you could keep things …Read More

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Jennifer Lawrence at the 83rd Academy Aw by MingleMediaTVNetwork, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

IN THE NEWS: FBI, APPLE, INVESTIGATING LEAKED CELEBRITY NUDE PHOTOS LOS ANGELES (AP) — Both the FBI and Apple are …Read More

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Creative Commons Creative Commons Attribution-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic License by John Pastor

CYBER CORNER FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 29

IN THE NEWS: APPLE SETS DATE FOR ANNOUNCING NEW PRODUCTS SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — So, what does Apple have up …Read More

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the cable guy by Bill Selak, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 28

IN THE NEWS: TIME WARNER INTERNET SERVICE OUTAGE NEW YORK (AP) — For hours, most of the people who had …Read More

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Amazon fa su Twitch per 970 milioni by RojadirectaLive, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27

IN THE NEWS: AMAZON GETTING INTO VIDEO GAMES NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has gotten loads of people to shop …Read More

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Facebook by Franco Bouly, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 26

IN THE NEWS: REPORT SAYS ONLINE THOUGHT BULLIES NOT UBIQUITOUS WASHINGTON (AP) — Seems we all have someone like that …Read More

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Day 167 - West Midlands Police - Body wo by West Midlands Police, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 25

IN THE NEWS: RECORDING POLICE INTERACTIONS NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a question worth asking, considering the unrest in Ferguson, …Read More

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UPS Store by JeepersMedia, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 22

IN THE NEWS: UPS STORE VIRUS THREATENED DATA UNDATED (AP) — In this case, it was something done to “brown” …Read More

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Nook by ryaninc, on Flickr

CYBER CORNER FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 21

IN THE NEWS: BARNES & NOBLE TO RELEASE NEW TABLET NEW YORK (AP) — The Nook is dying — long …Read More

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