• Investors gobble up Mass. green bonds - 09/22/2014 12:20 PM EDT
  • State House roundup - 09/22/2014 12:00 PM EDT
  • Debt piling up for anti-casino group - 09/22/2014 10:33 AM EDT
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    Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The government's own watchdogs tried to hack into HealthCare.gov earlier this year and found what they termed a critical vulnerability — but also came away with respect for some of the health insurance site's security features. Full Story
    Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phones
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Finance Comm. concerned about unpaid premiums

    AYER -- The Finance Committee met Sept. 10 to start planning the fiscal 2016 budget calendar. Chairman Scott Houde talked about the management letter presented by Town Auditor James Giusti at the last Board of Selectmen meeting. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Friends of the Council on Aging to name November '60 plus' month

    HARVARD -- The Council on Aging met with the Friends of the Council on Aging Monday to discuss upcoming fundraising events and ideas. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    PDs omit info from logs with new law

    Redact incidents of domestic violence
    Part 1 in a series By M.E. Jones Correspondent SHIRLEY -- Police logs record basic information, from phone calls that come through dispatch every day to walk-in police station visits, typically categorizing each incident under headers ranging from animal complaints to road hazards to serious crimes. Full Story
     
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    (Jon Elswick/ap)
    Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov

    09/23/2014 01:49 AM EDT
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The government's own watchdogs tried to hack into HealthCare.gov earlier this year and found what they termed a critical vulnerability — but also came away with respect for some of the health insurance site's security features. 
    Full Story
    Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phones
    09/23/2014 01:17 AM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones. Full Story

    Investors fret Yahoo's future, stock dips
    09/22/2014 05:20 PM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo may be losing some appeal on Wall Street now that U.S. investors can buy directly into Alibaba. Full Story

    A Closer Look: Ways to hide, secure data on phones
    09/22/2014 03:14 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Apple got a lot of attention last week when it released a new privacy policy along with a declaration that police can't get to your password-protected data. Full Story

    SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site
    09/22/2014 07:46 PM EDT - BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The commercial rocket launches that could begin as early as 2016 in the southernmost tip of Texas will be a critical step toward one day establishing a human presence on Mars, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said Monday. Full Story

    Giuliani to help fight Noriega's video game suit
    09/22/2014 12:45 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular "Call of Duty" games. Full Story

    Activision hires Giuliani to fight Noriega lawsuit
    09/22/2014 10:29 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has joined Activision's fight to dismiss a lawsuit filed by disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega against the company's popular "Call of Duty" videogame franchise. Full Story

    Greece: Homeless used in VIP taxi scam

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Police have busted a phony VIP taxi service in Greece that was using the bank accounts of homeless people to collect deposits from cab drivers. Full Story
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    Emma Watson delivers powerful speech on feminism

    The 'Harry Potter' actress questions why women's rights has become so polarizing in a United Nations Speech in New York over the weekend.