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Critics of solitary confinement buoyed as Obama embraces cause.

To thwart counterfeiters, Taylor Swift teams up with Chinese online retailer JD.com to sell her branded clothing in China.

Apple says app store and music services are back up after outage.

Google acquires mobile app prototyping tool Pixate.

Citibank to pay $700 million in consumer relief for deceptive credit card marketing

British man is charged with plotting attack on U.S. military.

Japan’s Gree lays off 30 percent of San Francisco staff.

JFK and LaGuardia Airport contract workers vote to strike Wednesday.

Ohio governor becomes 16th Republican in White House race.

Want to retire on $25,600 a year? Move to Panama.

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