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  1. Two suspects in custody after man killed, teen injured in Irving shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... learned that a Nimitz High School student was the victim of a shooting that took place at a residence. While privacy laws prevent us from sharing specific details about the student or the student's medical records, district officials have been told ...

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  2. Who owns your digital afterlife?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... would also be restricted, with an exception for recent files that affect an estate's finances. By favoring personal privacy over a family's wishes, the companies hope to appeal to the unspoken will of their users while also lessening the ...

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  3. More ID, bag checks on Europe's trains after foiled attackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... are illegal under the rule book governing the passport-free area known as the Schengen zone. They could also raise privacy concerns, which have held up Europe-wide legislation on aviation passenger name records. The ministers called for closer work ...

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  4. The hunger for vanishing goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... called CITES (SIGH-teez), a centerpiece conservation treaty the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service enforces. Citing privacy concerns, Fish and Wildlife would not immediately release the names and location of the people and companies importing the items. ...

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  5. Europe to impose more ID, bag checks on trains after foiled attackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... are illegal under the rule book governing the passport-free area known as the Schengen zone. They could also raise privacy concerns, which have held up Europe-wide legislation on aviation passenger name records. The ministers called for closer work ...

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  6. Genetic testing for nerdsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ask MetaFilter

    ... I want to get my raw data, upload it to Promethease, and also play around with it myself. I also have some privacy concerns, and am wary of the family/ancestry features. Help me think this through. I don't believe there's a huge privacy risk ...

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  7. Heart attack killed ex-archbishopRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... he was residing. On the eve of the trial's opening, he was hospitalised in intensive care in a Rome hospital. Citing privacy concerns, the Vatican would only say he was hospitalised for ''sudden illness." But before the trial was adjourned ...

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  8. US court reverses decision finding NSA act illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... surveillance program say collecting massive amounts of data on phone numbers is a violation of Americans' privacy rights. In response, the government has said it reviews only a tiny fraction of the information it collects. The NSA stores the ...

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  9. Cybersecurity legislation may face tough roadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    Feeling pressure to act, Congress is struggling to pass a cybersecurity bill in the wake of this year's massive hacks that stole the data of millions of government workers, taxpayers and consumers. But continuing concerns about the bill's impact on privacy rights - combined with a packed legislative calendar - could derail passage of the legislation in this Congress, supporters and opponents say.

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  10. Fines Issued for Transfer of Customer Data in an M&A Asset DealRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... companies breaching the legal requirements with more persistence. Following this decision, it is important that data privacy law should be a focus of the legal assessment during an asset deal. Not only is this advisable because of the risk of fines ...

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  11. It's not too late to reclaim our online privacyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Librarian and Information Science News

    How did we get here? Data has become currency: we barter it for services from operating systems to music players, while accepting promises of personalisation and assurances of security from those to whom we entrust it. That trust is misplaced.

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  12. The Illusion of Online PrivacyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Librarian and Information Science News

    Enjoying true privacy is difficult in today's digital age, but it won't get easier if people give up on their right to a few personal secrets, Reitman says. "People are starting to be so frustrated about privacy that they believe they can't get anything better," she says.

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  13. The FAA's new app tells you exactly where you can fly your droneRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    for tech fans and amateur flight enthusiasts, it also brings with it a number of safety and privacy concerns that governments around the world are scrambling to come to terms with - after all, you don't want a little Unmanned Aerial Vehicle getting ...

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  14. Appeals Court Reverses NSA RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... stration's surveillance program say collecting massive amounts of data on phone numbers is a violation of Americans' privacy rights. In response, the government has said it reviews only a tiny fraction of the information it collects.

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  15. Sudden death in Vatican child abuse trialRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... he was residing. On the eve of the trial's opening, he was hospitalised in intensive care in a Rome hospital. Citing privacy concerns, the Vatican would only say he was hospitalised for ''sudden illness." But before the trial was adjourned ...

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  16. Guest commentary: California tech companies should be careful what they wish forRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    ... becomes even more prevalent to Internet commerce, the FCC is exercising its newfound authority to regulate consumer privacy on the Internet and could forever change how tech companies operate. When the FCC adopted the open Internet order in ...

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  17. Lawsuit over license plate scanners heading to California Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Daily Democrat

    ... surprised the California Supreme Court is jumping into a serious topic like this, as surveillance technology and privacy concerns becomes more ubiquitous. Previously, the Los Angeles Superior Court and the appellate court agreed that the license ...

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  18. Students easy targets for data minersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... the Czech Republic-based firm may be assembling more than photos of vinegar-and-baking-soda volcanoes. The company's privacy policy said it may collect a user's "name, address, email ... date of birth, gender, country," as well as "interests, ...

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  19. Autopsy: Ex-papal-envoy on trial for sex abuse of minors died of heart attack at VaticanRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The News

    ... On the eve of the trial's opening, Wesolowski was hospitalized in intensive care in a Rome hospital. Citing privacy concerns, the Vatican would only say he was hospitalized for "sudden illness." But before the trial was adjourned indefinitely for ...

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  20. Vatican: Heart attack killed ex-envoy charged with sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Day

    ... he was residing. On the eve of the trial's opening, he was hospitalized in intensive care in a Rome hospital. Citing privacy concerns, the Vatican would only say he was hospitalized for "sudden illness." But before the trial was adjourned ...

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