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    Netflix sues Yahoo CIO for alleged kickbacks

    NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is suing a former company vice president who is now chief information officer at Yahoo, accusing him of receiving money from vendors he hired to work with the video streaming company. Full Story
    Obama administration sets stricter smog standard
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to cut levels of smog-forming pollution linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems, making good on one of President Barack Obama's original campaign promises while setting up a fresh confrontation with Republicans and the energy industry. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Early STM poses date crunch for budget process

    SHIRLEY -- Finance Director Evan Katz presented the fiscal year 2014 budget timeline to the Ayer Shirley Regional School District Committee, highlighting scheduling challenges and other related issues for the board to consider. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Amid reviews, budget bid sparks debate

    HARVARD -- The finance director, Council on Aging director, police chief and DPW director all presented their annual budget requests to selectmen Tuesday night, Nov. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    School resource officer on agenda after social media threat

    TOWNSEND -- In response to parents' concerns about student safety, the School Committee opened a discussion about hiring a full-time resource officer at the high school. Full Story
     
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    Netflix sues Yahoo CIO for alleged kickbacks

    11/26/2014 01:08 PM EST
    NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is suing a former company vice president who is now chief information officer at Yahoo, accusing him of receiving money from vendors he hired to work with the video streaming company. 
    Full Story
    Obama administration sets stricter smog standard
    11/26/2014 01:08 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to cut levels of smog-forming pollution linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems, making good on one of President Barack Obama's original campaign promises while setting up a fresh confrontation with Republicans and the energy industry. Full Story

    Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money
    11/26/2014 09:21 AM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Want to save some cash while holiday shopping? The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps. Full Story

    HP earnings show continued struggle
    11/25/2014 06:48 PM EST - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hewlett-Packard Co.'s latest earnings report shows that despite three years of efforts to turn its business around, the venerable tech giant still has a lot more work ahead. Full Story

    Sony to offer partial refunds for gaming console
    11/25/2014 05:38 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people who bought the handheld gaming console PlayStation Vita are in line for a partial refund from Sony because of questionable claims in its advertising. Full Story

    Sizing up what Apple's $700B market cap could buy
    11/25/2014 06:31 PM EST - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's market value surpassed $700 billion in Tuesday trading, an unprecedented milestone among U. Full Story

    How much do you know about how the Internet works?
    11/25/2014 02:58 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — Most people can recognize Microsoft founder Bill Gates and know that hashtags belong in tweets, but are confused about whether having a privacy policy means that a company actually keeps consumer information confidential, according to a new Pew Research study released Tuesday. Full Story

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    Garth Brooks cites Ferguson for cancellation

    NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Garth Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show because he said it "seemed distasteful" given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer. Full Story
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    Ariana Grande, Bette Midler headed for truce?

    Grande respectfully hits back after Midler blasts the young singer’s sexy image; meanwhile, Midler has taken to twitter to backtrack on her earlier criticism.