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U.S. Study Finds Benefits, Risks Of Mass Data Collection

By Kathleen Hennessey and Robert Faturechi, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — A new White House report on mass collection of data concludes it is “saving lives” but calls for more privacy safeguards to secure personal information from being leaked, shared without permission or used to discriminate. The report, issued Thursday, is the result of a three-month […]

May 2, 2014

Euro Crisis Worsens, With Huge Risks For U.S.

The situation in Europe is looking increasingly dire, posing a grave risk to the global economy. In the past day alone, the Greek government shut down because civil servants are protesting austerity measures, Moody’s has downgraded Italy’s debt, and France and Belgium had to act to save European lender Dexia. Even those without a good […]

October 5, 2011