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ITT Tech Stuns Students with Surprise Closing

ITT Tech Stuns Students with Surprise Closing

ITT Technical Institute, a school with over 40,000 active students, is officially closing all of its campuses after federal san...

Sep 6 2016, 12:43pm CDT

Italian Bishop Vows Legal Action Against Pokemon Go

Italian Bishop Vows Legal Action Against Pokemon Go

A bishop in Italy's southern Sicily region on Wednesday pledged to take legal action over the globally successful mobile game...

Aug 17 2016, 10:36am CDT

Pokemon Go App for Windows Arrives Amidst Legal Crackdown

Pokemon Go App for Windows Arrives Amidst Legal Crackdown

The first Pokemon Go app for Windows Phones got released today in beta....

Jul 31 2016, 1:59pm CDT

 Microsoft’s Partners With A Legal Weed Dealer

Microsoft Partners With A Legal Weed Dealer

Microsoft has officially entered into the legal marijuana business. It has partnered with “Kind” a weed financing startup accor...

Jun 17 2016, 9:58am CDT

Legal Hunting of Wolves has Increased Poaching: Study

Legal Hunting of Wolves has Increased Poaching: Study

New research finds whenever culling is permitted, the wolf population is reduced dramatically....

May 11 2016, 9:36pm CDT

Legal Hurdles to Halt Sales of Self-Driving Cars in US

Legal Hurdles to Halt Sales of Self-Driving Cars in US

Documents reveal autonomous vehicles without standard controls such as Googles’ will not be approved....

Mar 12 2016, 6:33am CST

Seaworld

SeaWorld To Pursue Legal Action Against California Coastal For Banning Killer Whale Breeding

The President and CEO of SeaWorld, Joel Manby, is threatening legal action against California Coastal Commission for placing a...

Oct 16 2015, 6:40am CDT

Jennifer Lopez Faces Legal Backlash for too Sexy Performance

Jennifer Lopez Faces Legal Backlash for too Sexy Performance

A lawsuit has been filed against the singer "for disturbing public order and tarnishing women's respect"...

Jun 8 2015, 1:09am CDT

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Cannabis Possession Now Legal In DC: Pot Ban Lifted In Nation's Capitol

In a surprise move, DC lawmakers moved ahead with passing legislation to make marijuana legal -- despite sanctions from Congres...

Feb 26 2015, 9:13am CST

Charles Manson and Fiance make their Bond Legal via Marriage License

Charles Manson and Fiance make their Bond Legal via Marriage License

The murderer Charles Manson and his fiance have made their bond legal via a marriage license....

Nov 18 2014, 2:02am CST

Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake Take Legal Action Against Heat

Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake Take Legal Action Against Heat

Justin Timberlak and Jessica Biel filed a legal action suit against the publishers of British magazine Heat....

Oct 11 2014, 3:34am CDT

Barely Legal Pawn: A Funny Promo Video for Emmys featuring Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston

Barely Legal Pawn: A Funny Promo Video for Emmys featuring Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, two of the stars on the television show Breaking Bad and and Julia Louis-Dreyfus are acting in a...

Aug 20 2014, 11:46am CDT

Samsung and Apple agree to drop legal disputes outside the US

Samsung and Apple agree to drop legal disputes outside the US

The two companies said they were dropping all litigation outside the country....

Aug 6 2014, 12:57pm CDT

Unlocking iPhone And Other Smartphones Now 100% Legal, Thanks To Obama

Unlocking iPhone And Other Smartphones Now 100% Legal, Thanks To Obama

You can now unlock your mobile phone, including the iPhone or any Android smartphone, to work on any carrier in the country...

Aug 2 2014, 6:43am CDT

iPhone And Android Unlocking To Become Legal Any Day Now

iPhone And Android Unlocking To Become Legal Any Day Now

The bill passed through Senate is expected to be signed into law by President Obama’s administration....

Jul 27 2014, 4:43am CDT

Minnesota Vikings in 'Protracted Legal Battle' With Chris Kluwe

Minnesota Vikings in 'Protracted Legal Battle' With Chris Kluwe

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is set to file a lawsuit against the team on July 23 on his claims he was released...

Jul 21 2014, 7:51pm CDT

Legal Marijuana Goes Legit

Legal Marijuana Goes Corporate

Americans could learn from Canada, as the New York Times explains in When Cannabis Goes Corporate. Canada’s free-for-...

May 27 2014, 8:10am CDT

Beats and Earbuds, Nokia's Imaging Brains And US Legal Requests, Tiny Displays And iPhone 6 Release Dates

Taking a look at Apple’s purchase of Beats, more iPhone 6 rumours, killing the heartbeat buds rumor, staff movements,...

May 10 2014, 1:51pm CDT

DVD and CD ripping to be legal in the UK in July

DVD and CD ripping to be legal in the UK in July

Uploading content to a cloud service will be legal as well...

Mar 28 2014, 10:27am CDT

BlackBerry CEO vows legal action to stop leaks

BlackBerry CEO vows legal action to stop leaks

Legal action underway against unnamed person right now...

Mar 27 2014, 12:56pm CDT

Google Fibre's legal hurdles removed from San Antonio

Hoping the removal of this obstacle will bring Google Fibre's development into the town with gigabit internet access...

Mar 15 2014, 12:07pm CDT

Lisa Kudrow legal battle with former manager heads back to court

Lisa Kudrow legal battle with former manager heads back to court

Legal case is worth $8 million...

Feb 21 2014, 9:46am CST

Flappy Bird Creator May Have Been Scared By Legal Threats After All

Flappy Bird Creator May Have Been Scared By Legal Threats After All

One of the great smartphone soap operas of our time reached a bizarre climax over the weekend when Vietnamese developer Dong Ng...

Feb 10 2014, 11:20am CST

Silk Road Vendor Filing Claim For Seized Bitcoins, Argues He Sold Only Legal Items

Somewhere in the $164 million worth of bitcoins held by the U.S. government, there’s a chunk of the cryptocurrency that until v...

Jan 31 2014, 9:05pm CST

The Legal Risk Of Super Bowl Squares Pools

The Legal Risk Of Super Bowl Squares Pools

One of the longstanding traditions on Super Bowl Sunday are squares pools (sometimes known as “box pools”), in which fans purch...

Jan 31 2014, 5:06pm CST

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug

* Co-written with Laura Anne Edwards, Global Content Partner, Unreasonable Group. So video games are addictive—this we know. It...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Legal Issues Will Remain A Hot Topic For Fantasy Sports In 2014

Legal Issues Will Remain A Hot Topic For Fantasy Sports In 2014

One of the topics on the agenda is a legal update. Here are some of the legal issues the fantasy sports industry will need to c...

Jan 14 2014, 8:46am CST

I4U news

Carmakers: Driverless cars need legal framework

Carmakers and technology companies urge lawmakers to catch up to driverless tech LAS VEGAS (AP) — With apologies...

Jan 9 2014, 5:06pm CST

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NY judge rules NSA phone surveillance is legal

NY judge concludes NSA phone surveillance is legal, rejecting ACLU effort to halt program NEW YORK (AP) — A feder...

Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST

LinkedIn Prohibites Prostitutes Even if They Are Legal

LinkedIn Prohibites Prostitutes Even if They Are Legal

LinkedIn overhauled its privacy policy in a big way. One little paragraph got though the most attention....

May 15 2013, 1:48am CDT

2013 Ferrari F12 Berlinetta is the Most Powerful Street Legal Ferrari Ever

2013 Ferrari F12 Berlinetta is the Most Powerful Street Legal Ferrari Ever

Fast, powerful, and not so great looking...

Mar 1 2012, 2:00pm CST

Samsung Makes New 'Legal' Galaxy Tab In Germany

Company steps around Apple-induced tablet ban...

Nov 17 2011, 3:04pm CST

Sony to counter legal Action with User Compensation for Playstation Network

Sony to counter legal Action with User Compensation for Playstation Network Outage?

The Sony Playstation Network is still down and a big legal storm front is building up around the globe because of the stolen us...

Apr 29 2011, 4:31am CDT

Facebook's Wiklevoss Twins Take More Legal Action Against Zuckerberg

Personally, I'd be pretty happy with $65 million...

Jan 11 2011, 5:45pm CST

T-Mobile Sued For Blocking "Legal Marijuana" App

T-Mobile Sued For Blocking "Legal Marijuana" App

Wow, what a surprise.......

Sep 21 2010, 9:46pm CDT

iPhone Jailbreaking is legal, but you void your Warranty

As reported the EFF has won some major exceptions from the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) for consumers. One of them i...

Jul 27 2010, 1:30am CDT

Library of Congress: Jailbreaking is Legal

Library of Congress: Jailbreaking is Legal

Congratulations, hackers! You are no longer breaking the law when you jailbreak your mobile device. Yahoo News reports that it...

Jul 26 2010, 5:30pm CDT

The True Cost of Piracy: RIAA Legal Bills

The True Cost of Piracy: RIAA Legal Bills

If the RIAA brings suit against you, odds are you'll soon be out a big chunk of change. They've got enough money to hire the be...

Jul 14 2010, 11:51am CDT

Apple Wins Legal Row Over Advertising

Apple has won a battle over its advertising claims and is now free to advertise its App Store as the only option for the iPhone...

Jul 29 2009, 6:40am CDT

Imation and Philips Settle Legal Disputes

Imation and Philips Settle Legal Disputes

Imation and Philips have been battling each other in court over allegations of patent infringement. The two firms have been fig...

Jul 16 2009, 6:17am CDT