Stories by Adrienne Newell

Booze sites accused of targeting teens

WASHINGTON (03/17/2004) - Despite advertising codes that put restrictions on the marketing of alcohol to minors, nearly 700,000 underage visitors spend considerable time browsing alcohol-related sites, a new Georgetown University study finds.

Michigan Democrats vote online

SAN FRANCISCO (02/06/2004) - The Internet has erased waiting in line for shopping, and is now ending the queue to vote--at least for Democrats in Michigan.

Congress stops spam--but not its own

WASHINGTON (01/15/2004) - Congress crowed about cleaning up our in-boxes with the passage of an antispam law last year, but brace yourself: Some of this year's unsolicited e-mail may feature the latest news from your congressional representatives.