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Supreme Court Rejects Google Appeal on Street View Snooping

The justices did not comment Monday in leaving in place a ruling that Google employees violated the federal wiretap law when they rolled through residential streets with car cameras to shoot photos for Street View.





Philips to Spin Off LED Parts Business

LED sales are surging, as they can be programmed to emit light of different colors and need less energy than traditional lights.




Big Tobacco Ignores Indonesia Health Warning Label Law

Health Minister Nafsiah Mboi said companies that missed the deadline will be issued warnings, and those that fail to comply could eventually be fined up to $42,000 and face five years in prison.



TV Shows Love Twitter and Its Hashtags

Nielsen's Twitter tracking division said "Pretty Little Liars" is the top-tweeted show and ranked No. 1 for the week of June 16-22.





New-Homes Sales Surge in May

The big May increase pushed the seasonally adjusted annual sales rate to 504,000, the highest level since May 2008.