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Obama calls for more regulation of Internet providers, industry fires back – Fox News

This Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 photo shows an AT&T store on New York’s Madison Avenue and President Barack Obama on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. (AP) President Obama threw down the gauntlet Monday with cable companies and Internet providers by declaring they shouldn’t be allowed to cut [...] Read On…

The new war over net neutrality – Politico

Net neutrality was divisive before. Now it’s explosive — and more political than ever. President Barack Obama on Monday offered his strongest endorsement to date for rules that would treat all Internet traffic equally, and Federal Communications Commission officials are now discussing net neutrality options with a divided Internet industry and Capitol Hill audience. Story [...] Read On…

How Obama Wants to Rescue the Internet – ABC News

President Obama released a video, Nov. 10, 2014, speaking out for a free and open Internet. whitehouse.gov President Obama came out swinging today against proposed measures he said would “end the Internet as we know it,” by allowing service providers to create fast and slow lanes. As protesters gathered outside the house of Federal Communications [...] Read On…

Obama calls for more regulation of Internet providers, industry fires back – Fox News

This Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 photo shows an AT&T store on New York’s Madison Avenue and President Barack Obama on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. (AP) President Obama threw down the gauntlet Monday with cable companies and Internet providers by declaring they shouldn’t be allowed to cut [...] Read On…

Obama urges net neutrality; Cruz calls it ‘Obamacare for the Internet’ – Los Angeles Times

President Obama has called on federal regulators to toughen proposed net-neutrality rules for Internet traffic, including taking the controversial step of changing the way the law treats broadband providers so they are subject to stricter utility-like regulation. In a two-page statement and a two-minute online video Monday, Obama came out in favor of the toughest [...] Read On…

Preacher Myles Munroe dies in plane crash – Washington Post

Myles Munroe earlier this year. Internationally known Bahamian preacher and motivational speaker Myles Munroe has died in a plane crash, according to news reports. Munroe and nine others, including his wife, died as their Lear jet tried to land in Grand Bahama Island. “His work in extending Christ’s Kingdom in our generation was exemplary and [...] Read On…

China, Japan break ice ahead of Obama APEC speech – USA TODAY

US President Barack Obama arrived in Beijing on Monday to attend the APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) summit of Asia-Pacific leaders which will aim to identify new engines of economic growth in the region. (Nov. 9) AP President Obama smiles during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the U.S. embassy in Beijing on [...] Read On…

Prominent Evangelical Pastor, Wife Among 9 Dead in Bahamas Jet Crash – ABC News

People inspect the wreckage following a jet crash near Grand Bahama International Airport in Freeport, Bahamas, Nov. 9, 2014. Bahamas Press A private Lear jet with nine passengers on board crashed on approach near Grand Bahama International Airport Sunday, killing everyone on the plane, including a prominent evangelical pastor and his wife. “The Department of [...] Read On…

Americans Freed by N. Korea Arrive in US – Voice of America

Two Americans freed by North Korea have returned safely to the United States. Kenneth Bae and Matthew Todd Miller arrived Saturday night (0500 Sunday UTC) at a military base – Joint Base Lewis-McChord – in the Pacific Coast state of Washington.  They flew in the company of U.S. National Intelligence Director James Clapper, who worked [...] Read On…