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  • Microsoft Defies Court Order, Will Not Give Emails To US Government
    By on August 31, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    schwit1 sends this excerpt from a report about Microsoft: Despite a federal court order directing Microsoft to turn overseas-held email data to federal authorities, the software giant said Friday it will continue to withhold that information as it waits for the case to wind through the appeals process. The judge has now ordered both Microsoft and federal prosecutors to advise her how to proceed by next Friday, September 5. Let there be no doubt that (more…)



  • Told he would never walk again, Athlete defies all odds
    By on June 16, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Four years ago, Yelandi Rivero was confined to his bed at home, paralyzed from the waist down. The 36-year-old was seriously injured in an ATV accident, and doctors told him he would never walk again. But the West Palm Beach resident refused to accept that diagnosis…

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  • U.S. Teen Oudin Again Defies Odds At Open
    By on September 11, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    At 17, American Melanie Oudin has reached the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open, extending her remarkable run with a come-from-behind victory over 13th-seeded Nadia Petrova. Four of the top five seeds are gone, with only No. 2 Serena Williams remaining.

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