Whispers And Warnings For May 15th

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Associated Press blasts feds for phone records search
“‘These records potentially reveal communications with confidential sources across all of the newsgathering activities undertaken by the AP during a two-month period, provide a road map to AP’s newsgathering operations and disclose information about AP’s activities and operations that the government has no conceivable right to know,’ wrote Pruitt, the news agency’s CEO.”

Apple Wins Trademark Lawsuit over the term “iBooks”
“The original trademark filed by another firm was abandoned back in 2003.”

Main Street Connect L.L.C. files for bankruptcy
“Online publisher of The Daily Voice in Westchester County and Fairfield County, Conn. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week.”

Clodagh Hartley, Sun Editor, Charged In News Corp. Bribery Scandal
“Britain’s prosecutors say The Sun tabloid’s politics editor Clodagh Hartley has been charged over a conspiracy to pay thousands of pounds (dollars) worth of bribes to a press officer working in the British government’s tax department.”

Muslim, Christian groups clash in NY libel suit
“A Muslim group is accusing a Christian organization of defamation for publishing a book that accuses the Muslim collective of holding terrorist training in its enclaves.”

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