Yahoo has released its list of the most-searched terms for the year. The list reveals that, unsurprisingly, we've been very interested in the US election - but have relaxed by following the Kardashians and dreaming of an iPhone 5.
The TSA is hitting the Tennessee interstate highways to search for terrorists under the auspices of the Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response (VIPR) program.
California's Supreme Court has ruled that the police don't need a warrant to read text messages held on a suspect's phone.
Civil rights groups have teamed up with press photographers and a university student to challenge the government's right to search travelers' laptops at national borders.
An analytics report compiled by Google indicates that topics such as healthcare and the devastating earthquake in Haiti dominated tax-related searches in 2010.