Privacy advocates are criticizing the administration's response to the "Heartbleed" glitch.
The Washington Post and The Guardian shared the public service award.
Retailers are creating a new system to share information and help fight cyber threats.
The National Retail Federation announced on Monday that the new platform, modeled after a financial industry forum, is scheduled to be up and running in June. Once operational, the information-sharing and analysis center should help stores beef up their defenses against hackers.
T-Mobile will no longer charge customers high overage fees if they use more minutes, texts and data than allotted in their monthly plans, and it's pressuring the other major wireless companies to do the same.
"Charging overage fees is a greedy, predatory practice that needs to go," T-Mobile CEO John Legere said in a statement Monday.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) did not mince words in describing his opposition to the deal.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy is hoping to advance a complex bill.
Comcast is turning to a growing cadre of lobbyists to back Time Warner Cable merger.
The White House rejects press reports saying NSA exploited the security flaw.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) wants the Obama administration to prevent a $42.5 billion deal that would combine Comcast and Time Warner Cable, the country’s top cable companies.
During an upcoming episode of C-SPAN’s “The Communicators,” Franken repeated his calls for intervention from the Department of Justice and the Federal Communications Commission, saying the merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable announced earlier this year would decrease competition and harm consumers.