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Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur appears in the following:

Supreme Court Rules Against Patents For Abstract Ideas

Thursday, June 19, 2014

At issue in the case, Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International: Do software inventions get the same kinds of patent protections as other inventions? The court's decision was unanimous.

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American Apparel Ousts Its Controversial Founder, Dov Charney

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The company said it made the decision in the wake of allegations of misconduct against Charney. It did not elaborate. He has been subject to past lawsuits alleging sexual misconduct.

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Japan Bans Possession Of Child Pornography

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

The country's new law makes the possession of child porn punishable by up to a year in prison or a fine of nearly $10,000. But it excludes manga, animation and computer graphics.

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Garage Where 'Post' Reporter Met Deep Throat To Be Demolished

Monday, June 16, 2014

The Arlington County, Va., board voted unanimously to approve the plan to demolish two buildings that stand atop the garage where secrets related to the Watergate scandal were revealed.

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When Innocent People Go To Prison, States Pay

Monday, June 16, 2014

How much money do people deserve when they serve time for crimes they didn't commit? Different states have different answers.

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ISIS: An Islamist Group Too Extreme Even For Al-Qaida

Friday, June 13, 2014

Al-Qaida said in February that it has no links with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. But since then, ISIS has only gained ground — and members. It's now making inroads across Iraq.

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Obama Rules Out Troops In Iraq But Says U.S. Is Weighing Other Options

Friday, June 13, 2014

The president said any action in Iraq will be "targeted and precise" but must be accompanied by political action by Iraqis. The comments come as extremists seized control of parts of Iraq.

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Crazy Bad Luck: It's Friday The 13th With A Full Moon

Friday, June 13, 2014

The next time this phenomenon will happen is Aug. 13, 2049.

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Dancing On A Lark: Gov. Christie Struts His Stuff On 'Tonight Show'

Friday, June 13, 2014

The New Jersey governor showed the Evolution of Dad Dancing with host Jimmy Fallon.

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Bergdahl Back In The U.S. To Continue Recovery

Friday, June 13, 2014

The Army sergeant spent five years as a captive of the Taliban. He arrived at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio early Friday morning after spending nearly two weeks recuperating in Germany.

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Shiite Leaders Urge Iraqis To Rise Up Against Sunni Extremists

Friday, June 13, 2014

The militant group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria already controls the cities of Mosul and Tikrit, and has now taken towns in Diyalah province.

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Ex-'Times' Editor Jill Abramson To Teach At Harvard

Thursday, June 12, 2014

The former executive editor of The New York Times, whose sudden dismissal sent shock waves through the media world, will teach undergraduate courses on narrative nonfiction.

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U.S. Drones Kill 13 Suspected Militants In Pakistan

Thursday, June 12, 2014

The strikes are the first by the U.S. in nearly six months, and come just days after the Pakistani Taliban staged an audacious attack on Karachi airport, Pakistan's largest.

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President George H.W. Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday With Parachute Jump

Thursday, June 12, 2014

The former president had vowed on his 85th birthday that he would repeat a parachute jump on his 90th. Today's jump was his eighth.

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British Court Blocks All-Secret Trial For Terrorism Suspects

Thursday, June 12, 2014

The Court of Appeal ruled that while the core of the trial can be held in secret, portions of it must be open to the public. It also allowed the suspects, known until now as AB and CD, to be named.

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Time For Kickoff: World's Attention Focused On World Cup

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Host Brazil faces Croatia today in the first game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. But much of the attention in the run-up to the event has been focused on strikes, controversies and unrest.

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Lawmakers Hope To Send Unified VA Bill To Obama By Late June

Thursday, June 12, 2014

The Senate and House have both voted to overhaul veterans' health care. Their votes come amid the controversy over long wait times at VA facilities for veterans seeking care.

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Obama: Options Open For Response To Militant Gains In Iraq

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Al-Qaida-linked fighters have taken Mosul and Tikrit, while Kurdish fighters have seized Kirkuk. President Obama says he hasn't ruled out any options for a U.S. response.

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A High School Band Where Everyone's Voice Can Be Heard

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

One music teacher has used tablets to change life for students at a New York school. The members of the school's orchestra have learning disabilities. For some, the band has opened up their world.

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Bergdahl's Writings Provide A Window Into His Thoughts

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The writings were obtained by The Washington Post, which also reported that the Army sergeant had previously been discharged by the Coast Guard for psychological reasons.

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