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WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI’s announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone is a public setback for Apple Inc., as consumers suddenly discover they can’t keep their most personal information safe. Meanwhile, Apple remains in the dark about how to restore the security of its flagship product. The government said it was able to […]

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple’s legal standoff with the FBI ended Monday, but experts say the issues behind it will come up again, as more tech companies take measures to guard their customers’ messages, photos, business records and other files. After weeks of heated debate, in which Apple had resisted the FBI’s demand for help, […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a stunning disclosure, federal authorities said Monday that they may have found a way to unlock an iPhone used by one of the shooters in the San Bernardino attack, a development that could make Apple’s forced cooperation unnecessary. In a filing late Monday, federal prosecutors asked to delay a much-anticipated […]

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CORONA, Calif. (AP) — The investigation into the San Bernardino terror attack that killed 14 people burst back into public view Thursday, when FBI agents searched the home of the brother of gunman Syed Rizwan Farook. The FBI conducted an hours-long search of Syed Raheel Farook’s (pictured, far left) home in Corona, Calif. Curious neighbors […]

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SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The widow of a man killed in last month’s mass shooting in San Bernardino has filed four claims with the county and is seeking damages totaling $58 million, according to a newspaper report. The claims were filed in late December on behalf of Renee Wetzel, whose husband Michael was one […]

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SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities have compiled a detailed timeline surrounding the terror attack in San Bernardino that killed 14 people. But they asked for the public’s help Tuesday to fill in an 18-minute gap in the whereabouts of the husband-and-wife killers. David Bowdich, the assistant director in charge of the FBI’s Los […]

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SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Behind a chain-link fence and under heavy security, workers on Monday returned to their offices at the San Bernardino campus where 14 people died last month in a massacre. Inland Regional Center employees flashed their identification badges to security guards who ushered them into a parking lot surrounded by a […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man who bought the assault rifles used by his friend in the San Bernardino massacre was charged Thursday with terrorism-related counts. The FBI arrested Enrique Marquez, 24, on charges of conspiring with Syed Rizwan Farook to commit terrorist attacks in 2011 and 2012 that they never carried out. Marquez was […]

After the recent terrorist attack in San Bernardino, an anonymous Muslim person did an amazing thing when they came to the aid of a victim’s family. Click on the audio player to hear more about his amazing act of kindness, in this edition of Human Being of the Week! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Listen to the “The […]

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COVINA, Calif. (AP) — On the morning of Dec. 2, Yvette Velasco got dressed up and flat-ironed her hair. It was an important day: The 27-year-old was going to receive a gold badge officially recognizing her as a San Bernardino County health inspector at a holiday work event. The world now knows what happened: Syed […]