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Federal Sony data breach lawsuit settled, lawyer says

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Sony Pictures Entertainment employees whose personal information was posted online last year after a massive data breach have reached a settlement in a proposed class action lawsuit, their attorneys said Wednesday. Full Story
New collars monitor pets for pain, problems
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can use wearables with GPS to keep track of wandering dogs. Others help you track animals' physical activity. Full Story

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SAFE Day to add senior focus to day's events

By Stephanie Michaud Correspondent AYER -- North Middlesex Savings Bank and the Ayer Fire Department will host SAFE Day on Saturday, Sept. Full Story
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Habitat for Humanity seeks sponsors for

golf tourney
By Stephanie Michaud Correspondent HARVARD -- Habitat for Humanity North Central Massachusetts will host its second annual Building Dreams Golf Tournament on Sept. Full Story
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Pepperell garden Club

will start new season with a plant swap
PEPPERELL -- If you love flowers and working in your yard, you may want to consider joining the Pepperell Garden Club or attending an informative meeting or two. Full Story
 
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Federal Sony data breach lawsuit settled, lawyer says

09/02/2015 08:04 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Sony Pictures Entertainment employees whose personal information was posted online last year after a massive data breach have reached a settlement in a proposed class action lawsuit, their attorneys said Wednesday. 
Full Story
New collars monitor pets for pain, problems
09/02/2015 06:37 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can use wearables with GPS to keep track of wandering dogs. Others help you track animals' physical activity. Full Story

Tesla says it will take orders for cheaper car in March
09/02/2015 05:57 PM EDT - DETROIT (AP) — Tesla Motors says it will reveal its lower-cost Model 3 electric car in March and will start taking orders then. Full Story

Hulu launches $12 ad-free streaming service
09/02/2015 04:38 PM EDT - SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Video-streaming company Hulu is introducing an ad-free version of its subscription service for $4 extra a month as competition for streaming customers heats up. Full Story

Judge to move forward with suit over NSA's bulk collection
09/02/2015 03:37 PM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge said Wednesday he plans to push ahead with a challenge to the National Security Agency's bulk collection of telephone data on hundreds of millions of Americans, even as the program is set to expire at the end of November. Full Story

Report: Some top baby monitors lack basic security features
09/02/2015 07:02 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Several of the most popular Internet-connected baby monitors lack basic security features, making them vulnerable to even the most basic hacking attempts, according to a new report from a cybersecurity firm. Full Story

North America's tallest mountain gets new name—and height
09/02/2015 04:23 PM EDT - ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America's tallest mountain doesn't just have a new name. It also has a new elevation. Full Story