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KNX Ready Or Not: Internet

As we become increasingly dependent on the Internet, getting by without it in the event of a major emergency could be devastating.

09/18/2014

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3K Time Warner Customers Report Cable, Internet Outage

Approximately 3,000 Time Warner customers Wednesday were without cable or internet due to an outage.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2014

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‘Net Neutrality’ Protesters To Remind Obama Of Campaign Pledge

Protesters were expected to gather Wednesday to call upon President Barack Obama to make good on a campaign pledge to enact anti-discrimination rules for Internet broadband service providers.

07/23/2014

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FBI Arrests Moorpark Man In Teen ‘Sextortion’ Case

A 23-year-old Ventura County man has been arrested in connection to a sextortion case where he allegedly targeted underage music fans and conned them into sending him nude photos and videos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2014

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‘Heartbleed’ Bug Causes Major Security Headache

A confounding computer bug called “Heartbleed” is causing major security headaches across the Internet.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Officials Issue Public Call For Telecoms To Develop Free Wi-Fi Network

Free wireless broadband service in the city of Los Angeles took another step closer to becoming a reality Monday.

04/07/2014

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‘Seinfeld’ Actor Wayne Knight Very Much Alive, Despite Internet Reports

“Thanks for all the love, everybody. I didn’t know you cared. Glad to be breathing!” he tweeted.

03/16/2014

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Police, Archdiocese Partner To Teach Kids, Parents Cyber Crime Prevention

A coalition of law enforcement agencies, child advocacy groups, private entities and the Archdiocese of Los Angeles gathered Friday for a symposium warning children about the darker side of the Internet.

11/08/2013

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‘Am I Ugly?’ Young Girls Ask Strangers On Internet To Judge Them

A growing trend online has some young girls asking strangers to tell them if they are ugly or pretty.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2013

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5 Suspects Arrested In Connection With Internet Child Pornography

Five suspects were in custody Friday in connection with the possession and distribution of child pornography over the Internet.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2013

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Facebook To Let Teens Share With Bigger Audience

Facebook is now allowing teenagers to share their posts on the social network with anyone on the Internet, raising the risks of minors leaving a digital trail that could lead to trouble.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/16/2013

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Free Wi-Fi Internet Plan Aimed At ‘Win-Win’ For Public, Private Sectors

A City Council committee was expected Tuesday to discuss a proposal that would provide free wireless Internet access throughout the city of Los Angeles.

10/08/2013

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West Covina Man With Rare Growth Condition Overcomes Physical Challenges To Help Others

A West Covina man with an extremely rare growth condition is overcoming his physical challenges to help others.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013

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Some Local Café Owners Say Free Wi-Fi Drains Business

Some local coffee shop owners say that offering free Wi-Fi to patrons has been draining their business.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2013

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Lawmakers Aim To Limit ‘Revenge Porn’ Postings

State lawmakers are attempting to limit a distressing social media phenomenon known as “revenge porn,” where spurned suitors post intimate photos of their ex-lovers on the Internet for all to see.

08/25/2013

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