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City Bill Would Ban Bosses From Demanding Facebook Access To Current, Potential Employees

The City Council held a hearing Wednesday on an Internet privacy bill that would ban employers from demanding access to the social media accounts of current or prospective employees.

09/25/2013

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Tweeter’s Remorse? Some Users Regret What They’ve Shared On Social Media

Social media has become a sort of diary, minus the lock and key, now many people are having regrets about things that they have posted and shared with the world.

07/29/2013

In this photo released by Interpol Saturday Nov. 6 2010 shows a laser printer  in which Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were secreted  and shipped via commercial cargo aircraft from Yemen with final destination the USA. On  Oct. 29 2010 two freight packages were seized in separate incidents in the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom containing IEDs secreted inside computer printers. In both incidents, the printers had been packed inside freight boxes which also contained personal goods such as clothing, ornaments and compact discs.  (AP Photo / HO)

Report: Office Thieves Fund Lavish Lifestyles By Peddling Stolen Supplies At Big Discounts

Businesses have long endured employees pilfering pens, paper clips and other items for personal use, called “supply-jacking.”

01/27/2013

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Sen Schumer Calls On Justice Department To Launch Facebook Probe

Two U.S. senators are asking Attorney General Eric Holder to investigate whether employers asking for Facebook passwords during job interviews are violating federal law, their offices announced Sunday.

03/25/2012

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sen. Schumer Backs Jobs Bill For Returning Vets

The Democrat says there are thousands of unemployed veterans in counties across New York state.

11/10/2011