Sony hack is 'US security issue'The cyber attack on Sony that forced a major film release to be pulled is being viewed as a national security matter, the White House says.
US Secret Service is too 'insular'The agency guarding the US president is too insular and must recruit its next head externally, a review prompted by a White House security breach says.
Two US states sue over marijuanaNebraska and Oklahoma are asking the US Supreme Court to nullify a 2012 law that made marijuana legal in the US state of Colorado.
Nick Hewer to leave The ApprenticeLord Sugar's adviser on The Apprentice Nick Hewer announces he is to leave the BBC One show after a decade.
Mayor approves £175m garden bridgeA controversial garden bridge is to be built across the River Thames as the Mayor of London approves the scheme.
Microsoft takes on tech scammersThe US software giant takes legal action against firms it alleges have been offering bogus tech support in its name to unwitting consumers.
Millions deleted in Instagram purgePhoto-sharing app Instagram has removed millions of accounts believed to be posting spam, angering many legitimate users.
Apple 'failing to protect workers'Poor treatment of workers in the Chinese factories which make Apple products is discovered by an undercover BBC Panorama investigation.
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