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Senate eyes bill on online sex trafficking; critics say it goes too far

WASHINGTON - When prosecutors tried to bring criminal charges against backpage.com in connection with alleged sex trafficking, a California judge dismissed the case last month saying the website enjoyed immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.

Arizona universities push for gender equality when hiring faculty

PHOENIX -- Usha Jagannathan applied for a full-time community college teaching position year after year for more than a decade. Within 13 years of graduating from her doctoral program in Technology and E-learning from Northcentral University, she worked as many as three jobs at a time.

City Council approves LA 2024 Olympics bid

Los Angeles - In a room full of current and former Olympians and Paralympians, the Los Angeles City Council approved a privately run bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games. Thursday’s agreement was the 14th unanimous vote in relation to the bid and the last local step in the final stage of the bid process.