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'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

(AP) — They hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you.

Reports: Google facing antitrust showdown in Europe

(AP) — European regulators are poised to file a complaint alleging Google has been abusing its dominance in Internet search to thwart competition and innovation, according to memo that the company sent to its employees Tuesday.

Despite nebulous legal status, pot growers hire lobbyists

(AP) — California's marijuana farmers have existed in a legal gray area in the 18 years since the state became the first to allow residents to use the drug for medical purposes.

Pew Research Center: Teens still use Facebook 


(AP) — Remember those declarations that teens are done with Facebook? Think again.

After 5-year absence, 'Guitar Hero,' 'Rock Band' to return

(AP) — The publisher of "Guitar Hero" is readying a comeback tour.

Hackers keep trying new targets in search of easy data

(AP) — The health care sector has become the hot target for hackers in recent months, according to researchers at Symantec, a leading cybersecurity company that says it's also seeing big increases in "spear-phishing," ''ransomware" and efforts to exploit newly discovered vulnerabilities in software used by a wide range of industries.

Why your rent will rise again this year

(AP) — Living in an apartment? Expect your rent to go up again.

Huge California water supplier plans to reduce deliveries

(AP) — One of California's largest water wholesalers moved forward Monday on a plan to reduce the amount of water it delivers to more than two dozen cities and agencies serving 19 million people amid the lengthening drought.

Artist Britto sues Apple, design firm over use of art, style 


(AP) — Artist Romero Britto is suing Apple Inc. and a design firm in federal court, accusing them of misusing his color-splashed images and distinctive style in marketing campaigns.

Southern California hospital to open psychiatric museum

(AP) — A Southern California psychiatric hospital in operation since 1893 plans to open a museum that will showcase the changing nature of treatment over more than a century.