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AirTalk for December 30, 2013

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Is 2014 the year California voters legalize marijuana?

2014 is going to be a big year for pot legalization advocates.
California Gov. Jerry Brown.

Who is Californian of the year?

As we approach the end of the year, AirTalk wants your help in deciding who you think is the most influential Californian of the Year.
Pew Research Center has declared the 113th Congress the least productive when it comes to passing "substantive laws" than any Congress in previous two decades.

Bombings spur security concerns ahead of Sochi Olympics

Two suicide bomb blasts in Volograd in the past two days highlight Russia's security challenges as the country prepares to host the Winter Olympics in six weeks.

How do you stay secure in an open wifi network?

How do you protect your data and personal information on a large and minimally-maintained wifi network? How secure are free wifi hotspot networks?

Hotels nixing minibars forevermore?

The hotel minibar may soon be a thing of the past, experts say.

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