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ICYMI: Federal regulators moved forward with a #netneutrality plan to protect openness on the Internet by treating the online world more like heavily regulated telecommunications markets.
Federal regulators moved forward with a controversial plan to protect openness on the Internet, or net neutrality, by treating the online world more like heavily regulated telecommunications markets.
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+Robert Bucci No, of course not.
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Season three of #HouseofCards comes out Friday and like its central character, played by Kevin Spacey, the gripping Netflix political drama is at the top of its game.
Season three of "House of Cards" comes out Friday and like its central character, played by Kevin Spacey, the gripping Netflix political drama is at the top of its game. Holding it all together when the stakes are this high," Spacey's character Frank Underwood says in one of the trailers that have trickled out ahead of the premiere. As in previous seasons, Netflix is releasing all 13 episodes in one fell swoop, giving fans a whole weekend to indu...
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I tried to watch this but the politics was so mean I couldn't. Probably realistic!
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The #FCC is set to vote on a new set of rules for Internet service providers. And while Democratic Chairman Tom Wheeler’s proposal to regulate the Internet like water, electricity and other public utilities is slated for approval, the months (years, actually) of fighting over #netneutrality, both within the FCC and on Capitol Hill, won’t likely end there. Yahoo News' Caitlin Dickson reports.
Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric explains how net neutrality works and how some members of Congress may be trying to shut it down.
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When government becomes involved you know the party is over. Cost will go up with less service and more controls.
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US energy giant ExxonMobil said Thursday that US and European Union sanctions against Russia had cost it $1 billion last year.
ExxonMobil said Thursday that US and European Union sanctions against Russia could cost the US oil giant as much as $1 billion. Exxon "wound down" last year a number of prohibited joint venture activities with Russian oil major Rosneft in the Black Sea, Arctic regions and onshore western Siberia, the company said in its annual report to regulators. The "maximum exposure to loss" from these joint ventures was $1 billion at the end of 2014, the rep...
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It always does when it gets time for vacation travel 
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#Google nurtured #YouTube into a cultural phenomenon, attracting more than one billion users each month. Still, YouTube hasn’t become a profitable business.
Revenue growing at Google video site, but still limited by narrow audience.
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One can literally be educated from birth to adulthood through youtube alone. The most powerful and useful educational tool ever.
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#Apple will hold a major press event on March 9th, the company announced this morning, presumably to give more details about the release of its much-anticipated #AppleWatch.
Apple will hold a major press event on March 9th, the company announced on Thursday morning, presumably to give more details about the release of its much-anticipated Apple Watch.
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Shinyyyyy. I think I want one of those. 
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One of three #AlJazeera journalists arrested for flying a drone in #Paris will appear in court next week after pleading guilty, a judicial source said.
One of three Al-Jazeera journalists arrested for flying a drone in Paris will appear in court next week after pleading guilty, a judicial source said on Thursday. All three were arrested on Wednesday for flying a drone in the Bois de Boulogne park on the western edge of the French capital, for the purposes of a television report. Their arrest followed two nights of mysterious drone sightings over the French capital, although a source with knowled...
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Former UN secretary-general #KofiAnnan arrived in #Cuba to help prod negotiators from the Colombian government and leftist guerrillas to clinch a peace agreement.
Former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan arrived in Cuba on Thursday to prod negotiators from the Colombian government and leftist FARC guerrillas to clinch a dragging peace agreement. The 2001 Nobel Peace Prize winner is set to meet both delegations, after declaring in Colombia that any peace agreement must meet the standards of the international community.
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If Morgan Freeman can't negotiate peace, then I don't know who can.
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#LupitaNyong’o’s Oscar gown was stolen from her room at the London Hotel in West Hollywood last night. It's valued at $150K.
Lupita Nyong’o wore a spectacular pearl-covered gown by Calvin Klein to the 2015 Academy Awards. Photo: Getty Images On the one hand, you want your dress to get a lot of attention at the Oscars . Those pictures last forever, and a great dress lands you on all the right lists and in all the right headlines. But it turns out there is such a thing as too much positive attention: you don’t want so much that someone sets out to steal it!
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Enough of this GIrl...we been black in america all these years...nobody ranting over that... She pretty tho



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When #DailyShow host Jon Stewart announced his pending departure from the show earlier this month, he probably had no idea he was about to revitalize the debate over the "Lean In" movement.
When Jon Stewart announced his resignation he may have unknowingly re-ignited the debate over the "Lean In" movement for women in the workplace.
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A New York state appeals court has revived two claims accusing #JCPenney of interfering improperly with a merchandising contract between #Macy's and Martha Stewart Living.
A New York state appeals court on Thursday revived most of Macy's Inc's lawsuit accusing JC Penney Co of interfering improperly with its exclusive merchandising contract with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. The decision by the Appellate Division in Manhattan restored two claims by Macy's that a lower court judge had dismissed. It also agreed that Macy's third claim against JC Penney was valid, but that Macy's did not deserve punitive damages...
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The US-led coalition carried out air strikes against the #IslamicState group in northeastern Syria, where the jihadists have launched a new offensive and kidnapped 220 Assyrian Christians.
The number of Christians kidnapped and held hostage by ISIS has gone up. CBS News correspondent Mark Phillips joins CBSN with more on what ISIS is hoping to achieve from these kidnappings.
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Let them go.
No religion allows this.
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