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Apple iPhone import ban sought by suit

Networking giant Ericsson is trying to stop Apple from importing iPhones and iPads to the United States. It's part of a prolonged patent dispute between the two companies that has recently landed in several courts.

Google allows porn on Blogger after backlash

In a reversal, Google says that porn will continue to be allowed on its Blogger site.

UnitedHealth limits coverage for most common hysterectomies

The nation's largest insurer is putting sharp limits on the most common form of hysterectomies, saying the procedure poses a health threat and that a different form of the surgery has been found to be safer.

Asian Americans are quickly catching whites in the wealth race

Asians are on their way to toppling whites as the wealthiest group in America.

FCC adopts historic Internet rules

The FCC has passed a historic measure to more strictly regulate the Internet. The new rules, known as "net neutrality," act to provide equal opportunity for Internet speeds and access to websites.

What happens if DHS shuts down?

Congress has just two days until Department of Homeland Security funding runs out, and it's anyone's guess whether they'll take the department off the cliff.

CDC investigates deadly bacteria's link to doctors' offices

The Centers for Disease Control is raising a red flag that a potentially deadly bacteria may be lurking in your doctor's office.

Luxury getaways for (much) younger travelers

Get used to hearing babies crying in First Class or seeing toddlers at the check-in desk at high-end hotels.

Long-delayed marathon bombing trial set to begin in Boston

The death penalty trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev -- long delayed by painstaking jury selection, crippling snowstorms and last-ditch appeals to move the case someplace else -- is on track to finally get underway here n

It's official: America has deflation

America looked a lot like Europe in January.