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US House passes bill to allow consumers to ‘unlock’ cellphones
NBC News: The U.S. House passed a bill Tuesday that would allow mobile phone users to legally “unlock” cellphones.The legislation was a result of an online petition submitted to the White House in 2013, sponsors said. It would repeal a 2012 rule that stopped consumers from unlocking their mobile phone so that it can be used by other carriers. The bill now goes to Senate. 
Photo: An online petition submitted to the White House last year asked that consumers be able to legally unlock their phones. (Ben Margot / AP)

breakingnews:

US House passes bill to allow consumers to ‘unlock’ cellphones

NBC NewsThe U.S. House passed a bill Tuesday that would allow mobile phone users to legally “unlock” cellphones.

The legislation was a result of an online petition submitted to the White House in 2013, sponsors said. It would repeal a 2012 rule that stopped consumers from unlocking their mobile phone so that it can be used by other carriers. 

The bill now goes to Senate. 

Photo: An online petition submitted to the White House last year asked that consumers be able to legally unlock their phones. (Ben Margot / AP)

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Looking Back at the Winter Olympics on Instagram

To view more photos and videos from the Sochi 2014 Closing Ceremony explore the Fisht Olympic Stadium location page and browse the #ClosingCeremony hashtag on Instagram.

On Sunday, the 2014 Winter Olympics officially came to a close. Over the past two weeks athletes from 88 different countries competed in Sochi, Russia, before thousands of fans. Spectators and athletes alike captured some of Sochi 2014’s finest moments, from The Opening Ceremony to life in the Olympic village and from the events themselves to, finally, the Closing Ceremony. The Closing Ceremony celebrated Russia’s rich artistic heritage, with references to Kandinsky and Chagall, music by Rachmaninoff, Rubinstein, and Vladimir Horowitz, as well as Ballet from the Bolshoi. As the games came to an end, Sochi officially passed the torch to South Korea for 2018.