Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 18 Dec 2014 01:59:34 EDTThu, 18 Dec 2014 01:59:34 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssRuble collapse shakes Russian economy, consumershttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580720.htmlMOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin faces a major new challenge after a catastrophic fall in the value of the ruble, which hit a new low Tuesday despite the Central Bank's desperate efforts to halt the selling.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTApple wins class-action lawsuit over iPod priceshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580721.htmlOAKLAND, Calif. - A federal jury decided Tuesday that Apple didn't compete unfairly when it sold music players and songs with copy-protection software that was incompatible with rival devices and music from competing online store.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTT-Mobile to let users carry over unused datahttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580722.htmlNEW YORK - T-Mobile will now let customers carry over their unused cellular-data allotments. U.S. wireless carriers have been pushing consumers into larger data plans, but they typically lose what they don't use at the end of their billing month.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTAmerican Apparel fires founder Charneyhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580723.htmlLOS ANGELES - American Apparel has fired founder Dov Charney and named longtime fashion executive Paula Schneider to be its next CEO. The Los Angeles-based company's board voted to oust Charney as CEO in June, citing allegations of misconduct.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTLockheed to settle suit over retirement accountshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580724.htmlST. LOUIS - Lockheed Martin Cor.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT