From the Wires

Hands-free texting while driving more dangerous

CBsnews: Using voice commands to send text messages and emails from behind the wheel, which is marketed as a safer alternative for drivers, actually is more distracting and dangerous.

Is your dog OCD? Dogs and people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) have similar brain abnormalities.

Russian legislation bans "gay propaganda"

BBC: The Russian Duma passed a law against giving minors information about homosexuality punishable by heavy fines.

More stories to come from journalist who exposed spying

CBSnews: The journalist who exposed classified U.S. surveillance programs leaked by an American defense contractor said Tuesday there will be more 'significant revelations.'

Marlboro maker jumping into e-cigarettes

AP: Tobacco company Altria Group Inc. is launching its first electronic cigarette under the MarkTen brand.

Record carbon emissions in 2012

Reuters: China led a rise in global carbon dioxide emissions to a record high in 2012, more than offsetting falls in the United States and Europe.

Prison guards describe sexual harassment Female officers say inmates did unspeakable acts of sex harassment, and brass ignored it.

Man behind leaks seeks asylum Edward Snowden, the man behind one of the biggest leaks in the history of U.S. intelligence, is a former technical assistant for the CIA.

Obama says no one listenening to phone calls

Reuters: President Barack Obama on Friday  defended U.S. government programs conducting surveillance of Americans' phone and Internet activity.

Putin divorces wife of 30 years

CNN: Vladimir Putin's nearly 30-year marriage has ended, the Russian president and his wife told state-run television in a joint interview.

Target rolling out organic grocery brand

AP: Target Corp. is planning a new organic and natural store brand as it works to rev up its grocery business.

Microsoft helps bust up cybergang operation

USA Today: Microsoft orchestrated the bust-up of another botnet operation that stole $500 million.

NSA collecting phone records of Verizon customers

CBSnews: The National Security Agency currently is collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order, according to British newspaper, The Guardian.