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Sony hack looms large over the President’s end-of-year press conference

Sony hack looms large over the President’s end-of-year press conference

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the nation about normalizing diplomatic relations the Cuba in the Cabinet Room of the White House on December 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Pool/Getty Images President Obama is holding his last press conference of the year, and everyone is waiting to hear what he has to say on […]

Sony hack looms large over the President’s end-of-year press conference

Sony hack looms large over the President’s end-of-year press conference

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the nation about normalizing diplomatic relations the Cuba in the Cabinet Room of the White House on December 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Pool/Getty Images President Obama is holding his last press conference of the year, and everyone is waiting to hear what he has to say on […]

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

; Credit: Waze Some LA denizens are complaining that traffic apps are congesting small, residential streets, and they are asking the Los Angeles Department of Transportation to remedy the problem with traffic calming solutions. In response, LADOT told KPCC, “We have no way to and do not track app usage.” Richard Close, President of Sherman […]

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

; Credit: Waze Some LA denizens are complaining that traffic apps are congesting small, residential streets, and they are asking the Los Angeles Department of Transportation to remedy the problem with traffic calming solutions. In response, LADOT told KPCC, “We have no way to and do not track app usage.” Richard Close, President of Sherman […]

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

Angeleno neighborhoods say crowd-sourced traffic apps are congesting streets

; Credit: Waze Some LA denizens are complaining that traffic apps are congesting small, residential streets, and they are asking the Los Angeles Department of Transportation to remedy the problem with traffic calming solutions. In response, LADOT told KPCC, “We have no way to and do not track app usage.” Richard Close, President of Sherman […]

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

One of the hostages runs towards police from a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014. Five people ran out of a Sydney cafe where a gunman has taken hostages and displayed an Islamic flag against the window, witnesses and police said December 15, adding that no one has yet […]

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

One of the hostages runs towards police from a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014. Five people ran out of a Sydney cafe where a gunman has taken hostages and displayed an Islamic flag against the window, witnesses and police said December 15, adding that no one has yet […]

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

One of the hostages runs towards police from a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014. Five people ran out of a Sydney cafe where a gunman has taken hostages and displayed an Islamic flag against the window, witnesses and police said December 15, adding that no one has yet […]

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

One of the hostages runs towards police from a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014. Five people ran out of a Sydney cafe where a gunman has taken hostages and displayed an Islamic flag against the window, witnesses and police said December 15, adding that no one has yet […]

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

Sydney hostage situation ends with police storming café

One of the hostages runs towards police from a cafe in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014. Five people ran out of a Sydney cafe where a gunman has taken hostages and displayed an Islamic flag against the window, witnesses and police said December 15, adding that no one has yet […]