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Virginia house panel kills 'net neutrality' bill

A bill to prohibit internet service providers from prioritizing or blocking certain websites based on content or hosting platform was killed Feb 6 in a Virginia House subcommittee.

Rhode Island lawmakers seek to counter repeal of net neutrality rules

Lawmakers in Rhode Island have introduced legislation to counter the repeal of federal network neutrality rules.

FCC schedules Feb 7 meeting to address prison cellphone issues

The Federal Communications Commission is following through on its promise to work with corrections and public safety officials to combat contraband cellphones in the nation’s prisons, setting a meeting in Feb to work on the issue.  The meeting amo

Cybersecurity firm: US Senate in Russian hackers’ crosshairs

The same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate, a cybersecurity firm said.