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2008-04-23 00:20:00

U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Kevin Martin said Tuesday his agency has sufficient authority to prevent discrimination by Internet service providers."I do not believe any additional regulations are needed at this time," Martin said, during testimony at a hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee. The Commission had previously conducted two hearings on the issue of "network management", following admissions by Comcast Corp that it had delayed file-sharing traffic for...

2005-11-23 14:04:12

By Brooks Boliek WASHINGTON (Hollywood Reporter) - Groups ranging from media companies to the Christian Coalition have agreed to testify in a Senate forum on the nation's rules regulating steamy, crude or vulgar content. The forum, put together by Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska and scheduled for November 29, is being billed as an open discussion on the "many issues surrounding decency." And it looks as if he'll get just that, according to the list of companies and groups expected to...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.