More Jobs: The legal sector picked up 2,700 jobs in August, The Am Law Daily reports. The sector also had four-figure gains in July.
Encryption Race: Google Inc. is moving quickly to encrypt the flood of information that moves between its data centers around the world in an effort to fend off spying by the National Security Agency and foreign intelligence agencies, The Washington Post reports. "It's an arms race," said Eric Grosse, Google's vice president for security engineering. "We see these government agencies as among the most skilled players in this game."
'Genius': U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday said the growing support for gay marriage shows the U.S. Constitution's "genius," The Associated Press reports. "So I see the genius of our Constitution, and of our society, is how much more embracive we have become than we were at the beginning," Ginsburg said at the National Constitution Center, near Independence Hall in Philadelphia.