There's a major battle on Capitol Hill involving big money with Republicans and Democrats on both sides of the issue. It's all about Internet sites that profit from pirated films and music. Can that material be protected without destroying the freedom that makes the Internet so important to so many users? Also, Syrian President Bashar Assad denies any crackdown, and the Romney campaign says a TV ad quoting President Obama out of context is just "propaganda."
Banner image: Netflix is just one of several companies which provide online content that is threatened by Internet piracy. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images