USER’S ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
We make various services available on this site (“Services”) including, but not limited to, aggregation of recent news articles and similar web-based content of interest pertaining to politics in the United States. Such aggregated content is selected and aggregated by Us, however all aggregated content is owned by third parties and (other than small portions of such content presented on Our website necessary to describe the substance of such content, e.g. the first few lines of a news article) all such content is hosted and presented at third party websites (“Source” or “Sources”) through links on Our site. Presenting links on Our website to any such aggregated content does not imply any association or affiliation with the Sources, and does not imply that We have intellectual property rights to any of the content from the Sources (other than “reasonable use” rights under copyright and other laws).
By using the services on this site through this site, you represent and warrant that you are:
- At least thirteen (13) years old, and you have permission from your parent or legal guardian to use this site; or
- At least eighteen (18) years old; or
- At least the age of majority in your jurisdiction.
You will treat the content on this Website as Our intellectual property and You shall refrain from using any of its content in any manner whatsoever, except for non-commercial personal informational purposes, without Our express written permission.
You agree not to indulge in spamming techniques by sending unsolicited commercial or other emails to any other member of this Website.
You agree not to use this Website for chain letters, phishing, spoofing, or to send any message or material that is (a) libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of publicity rights, abusive or illegal; (b) violates the copyright, patent, trade secret or any other rights of another party; or © otherwise gives rise to liability or violates any other applicable law.
You agree not to spread technological nuisances, like viruses, Trojans, worms, or other programs intended to damage, destroy, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data or personal information on other Computer Systems.
We reserve the right to temporarily suspend and/or permanently terminate the services to any user who is found in violation of any provision(s) or clause(s) of this Agreement.
You agree not to, directly or indirectly, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code, object code, or underlying structure, ideas, algorithms found at or through this Website, or any software, documentation or data related to the Website.
You agree not to modify, translate, or create derivative works based upon the Website.
You agree not to copy, distribute, pledge, assign or otherwise transfer or encumber any rights which you may have to the Website.
CONDUCT ON SITE
Your use of the site is subject to all applicable laws and regulations. You shall not interfere with anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the site or other similar services. Users who violate systems or network security may incur criminal or civil liability.
You agree that we may at any time, and at our sole discretion, terminate your privileges to use our site without prior notice to you for violating any of the above provisions. In addition, you acknowledge that we will cooperate fully with investigations of violations of systems or network security at other sites, including cooperating with law enforcement authorities in investigating suspected criminal violations.
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFORMATION
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UNAUTHORIZED USE OF MATERIALS
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You understand and agree that the services available on this site are provided “AS IS” and that we assume no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR OUR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR OF ANY WEB SITE REFERENCED OR LINKED TO FROM THIS SITE.
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PARTICIPATION IN PROMOTIONS
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E-MAIL, MESSAGING, BLOGGING, AND CHAT SERVICES
We may make email, messaging, blogging, or chat services (collectively, “Communications”) available to users of our site, either directly or through a third-party provider. We make available separate supplemental agreements characterizing the relationship between you and us that, except where expressly noted or contradictory, includes these Terms.
We may employ automated monitoring devices or techniques to protect our users from mass unsolicited communications (also known as “spam”) and/or other types of electronic communications that we deem inconsistent with our business purposes. However, such devices or techniques are not perfect, and we will not be responsible for any legitimate communication that is blocked, or for any unsolicited communication that is not blocked.
Mailboxes may have a limited storage capacity. If you exceed the maximum permitted storage space, we may employ automated devices that delete or block email messages that exceed the limit. We will not be responsible for such deleted or blocked messages.
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TERMINATION OF USE
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