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Feds, states want Apple to revamp e-book practices

NEW YORK — The Justice Department and 33 state attorneys general on Friday said they want to prevent Apple from entering into contracts with sellers of e-books, movies, music and other digital content that are likely to raise prices. The ...

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N.Y. judge: Apple conspired to raise e-book prices

NEW YORK — Apple Inc. milked the popularity of its iTunes store to form an illegal cartel with publishers to raise electronic book prices, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, citing “compelling evidence” from the words of the late Steve Jobs. ...

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Free books for locales hit by Sandy (access required)

FirstBook, a Washington-based nonprofit social organization that provides new books to children in need, said it has over 1.1 million new books reserved for Title I schools and other programs in 13 states, including Maryland, designated by the federal government as affected by Hurricane Sandy.

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