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More than 100 people nabbed in global hacker crackdown

Computer hacker forums lit up last week as FBI agents and police in 17 countries began knocking on doors, seizing computers and making arrests.

California Chrome's team might have to choose between Belmont, nasal strips

California Chrome has worn nasal strips during victories in the first two events of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown, but he might have to compete at the Belmont Stakes without one, if he competes at all.

What AT&T-DirecTV deal means for consumers

If approved by regulators, AT&T's $49 billion bid for DirecTV would be the fourth-biggest telecommunications merger in history. So everybody has an opinion about it.

60 years after Brown v. Board, how to stop schools from re-segregating

I was born in Tallahassee, Florida, in 1954, the year of the landmark school desegregation case, Brown v. Board of Education. The struggle for integration has shaped my life from the very beginning.

'Godzilla:' What's the verdict?

It's expected to be a monster of a movie this weekend, but what's the buzz on "Godzilla"?

1.8 million pounds of beef recalled for E. coli risk

The United States Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Monday that 1.8 pounds of ground beef products are being recalled on fears that they may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.

Kraft recalls 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese

Kraft is recalling 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese that could spoil prematurely and cause illness. The recall, announced Saturday, includes the Knudsen, Breakstone, Simply Kraft and Daily Chef brands.

AT&T announces deal to acquire DirecTV

AT&T said Sunday that it had agreed to acquire America's biggest satellite television provider, DirecTV, in a deal worth almost $50 billion. The boards of the two companies met on Sunday to approve the plan.

Swiss voters vote down minimum wage hike

Swiss voters have defeated a proposal to introduce the highest minimum wage in the world. The country's election authority said a preliminary tally showed 76% voted against the proposal and 23% voted for it.

California Chrome Wins Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome, hailed as a modern-day Seabiscuit, won the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore on Saturday -- moving a step closer to the illustrious and elusive Triple Crown.