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Russian Police Investigates Apple Over 'Gay' Emojis

Sep 29
Russia is still having a problem with Apple's "gay" emojis.

Clinton Subject to Hack Attempts From China, Korea, Germany

PERSONAL TECH | By Ken Dilanian, Jack Gillum and Stephen Braun | Oct 8
Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server, which stored some 55,000 pages of emails from her time as secretary of state, was the subject of attempted cyberattacks originating in China, South Korea and Germany after she left office in early 2013.

Kremlin Sets Out to Extend Control Over the Russian Internet

PERSONAL TECH | By Albina Kovalyova | Oct 8
Galina Timchenko recalls how proud she felt when the Russian news website she edited reached 3 million users per day. When she reported the figures to the website's owner, he was horrified.

US Experts Warn Plutonium Stocks Could Soar in East Asia

SCIENCE | By Matthew Pennington and Mari Yamaguchi | Oct 8
Experts warn that Northeast Asia could see a dangerous growth in stocks of weapons-usable plutonium - and U.S. lawmakers say Obama administration policies could be making matters worse.

Colorado Man Gets Probation in Fossil Importation Case

A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Colorado man to one year of probation for understating the value of unspecified fossils imported from China to the United States.

Federal Investigators Hope to Find Cargo Ship's Recorder

SCIENCE | By Curt Anderson and Jason Dearen | Oct 7
Federal investigators looking into the ill-fated voyage of a 790-foot freighter believed to have sunk in the Atlantic during Hurricane Joaquin say they still hope to recover a data recorder from the ship.