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China bans tainted stars from TV, movie screens

BEIJING (Reuters) – Stars who have used drugs, visited prostitutes or been involved in other law-breaking will not be allowed to appear on Chinese television, movie screens or other forms of broadcast, state media said on Thursday, following a series … Continue reading

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California bans businesses from imposing fines for negative Yelp reviews

California wants to stop companies from retaliating against customers who leave bad reviews. Last Tuesday, Governor Jerry Brown signed a law that bans them from adding "non-disparagement" clauses to their terms of service. Such clauses could let caterers, hotels, or … Continue reading

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Singapore bans documentary on political exiles

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore has banned a documentary on political exiles who have lived abroad for decades, saying the film undermines national security, highlighting the wealthy city-state’s uneasiness over public debate on politics. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Coffee shop bans laptops and tablets, business grows

A Vermont bakery and coffee shop shuts off its Wi-Fi and discovers that people quite like it.> Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Frankfurt court bans Uber taxi services across Germany

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – A regional German court has issued a temporary injunction against Uber, the U.S.-based online chauffeur service, saying its drivers lacked necessary commercial permits, potentially barring the company from operating in cities across Germany. San … Continue reading

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Uber eyes aggressive expansion in Germany despite bans

From now until the end of the year, it expects to double the number of subscribed users in Germany, after growing fivefold so far in 2014, the company said. Currently, Uber is operating in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Frankfurt and Duesseldorf. … Continue reading

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New FAA ruling effectively bans ridesharing for planes

A recent FAA ruling has left Uber of air travel-hopeful AirPooler and other startups like it in a legal bind. The agency yesterday stated that private pilots who don't hold a special government-issued certificate are banned from publicly offering seats on their … Continue reading

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New FAA ruling effectively bans ridesharing for planes

A recent FAA ruling has left Uber of air travel-hopeful AirPooler and other startups like it in a legal bind. The agency yesterday stated that private pilots who don't hold a special government-issued certificate are banned from publicly offering seats on their … Continue reading

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New FAA ruling effectively bans ridesharing for planes

A recent FAA ruling has left Uber of air travel-hopeful AirPooler and other startups like it in a legal bind. The agency yesterday stated that private pilots who don't hold a special government-issued certificate are banned from publicly offering seats on their … Continue reading

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New FAA ruling effectively bans ridesharing for planes

A recent FAA ruling has left Uber of air travel-hopeful AirPooler and other startups like it in a legal bind. The agency yesterday stated that private pilots who don't hold a special government-issued certificate are banned from publicly offering seats on their … Continue reading

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