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Kenya crackdown on media, opposition attracts heavy criticism

Kenya crackdown on media, opposition attracts heavy criticism

A top Kenyan newspaper published a fake death notice of a prominent opposition financier on Wednesday, a bizarre error that rights groups interpreted as another sign of an anti-democratic slide.

Obama offers tech leaders warning on encryption

Obama offers tech leaders warning on encryption

President Barack Obama made a pilgrimage Friday to SXSW -- the tech world's Davos and Woodstock rolled into one -- making a government recruitment pitch even as he fanned a row over encryption.