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Terms and Conditions

These Terms of Use were updated February 3, 2003.

This website (the "Site") is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions and notices. Please read these Terms of Use carefully. If you do not agree to them, you may not use this Site.

News Technologies LLC ("NTL") has established the following Terms of Use to outline the rights and responsibilities of this Site. NTL may update and change these Terms of Use from time to time without notice to you. It is your responsibility to review these Terms each time you use this Site to confirm your agreement to abide by them. Our policies are designed to ensure all users have a safe, productive and consistent experience.

You agree that whenever you access this Site via Triggernews.com or any other link or URL, you will comply with all Terms of Use, which include our copyright policy and legal disclaimers. You also agree that by using this Site or engaging in any of the activities described in these Terms of Use after changes have been made to them, you are agreeing to accept and comply with those changes.

You agree to use this Site for your private, noncommercial use and only for lawful purposes. You may not reproduce or retransmit, sell or resell, directly or indirectly, the content in any way. Copies of content files, including, but not limited to articles which are downloaded or copied after linking to third party websites from this Site or via the TriggerNews software, and which are protected by the copyright laws or related laws of any jurisdiction, are for your own personal use only and may not be distributed to third parties. You may not make any changes or modifications to content provided through TriggerNews services.

Authority

You agree that you have the legal right and ability to agree to these Terms of Use and that you will use this Site in a manner consistent with these Terms of Use. You agree that you are financially responsible for your use of this Site, as well as for the use of this Site by others on your behalf.

Links to Other Websites

This Site may contain links to other websites that we think might be of interest to our users ("Linked Sites"). Please note that when you click on any of these links, you may be directed to another provider's website. These Linked Sites are not under the control of NTL and NTL is not responsible for the contents or the proper operation of any Linked Site, including any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Once a user leaves this Site, NTL cannot control the activities of any such provider and the user is encouraged to read the Terms of Use and privacy policies of these Linked Sites, as their policies may differ from ours.

Privacy Policy

NTL's privacy policy can be found under separate cover. It can be accessed by clicking on the following link: Privacy

Limitation of Liability

BY ACCESSING THE TRIGGERNEWS SITE OR USING THE TRIGGERNEWS SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS AND WAIVE ALL CLAIMS AGAINST NTL AND ALL THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS REGARDING THE INFORMATION PROVIDED AND ANY USE BY YOU OF SUCH INFORMATION. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY WHETHER IN TORT CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, SHALL NTL OR ITS CONTENT PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY CHARACTER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS FROM USE OF THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, WORK STOPPAGE, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION OR ANY AND ALL OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES EVEN IF NTL SHALL HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY.

THE TRIGGERNEWS SITE AND TRIGGERNEWS SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN AS-IS BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. NTL DOES NOT REPRESENT OR GUARANTEE THE TRUTHFULNESS, ACCURACY OF RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION RECEIVED BY AND PASSED THROUGH TO YOU FROM ITS CONTENT PROVIDERS.

FURTHER, IN NO EVENT SHALL NTL’S LIABILITY UNDER ANY PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT EXCEED THE LICENSE FEE PAID TO NTL FOR THE SERVICE. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnification

YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD NTL AND ALL THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS WHICH PROVIDE CONTENT FOR THE SITE OR SERVICE (THROUGH LINKS OR OTHERWISE), HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICE, CONTENT YOU SUBMIT, POST TO OR TRANSMIT THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE, YOUR CONNECTION TO THE SITE OR SERVERS, YOUR VIOLATION OF THE TERMS OF USE OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY RIGHTS OF ANOTHER USER. IF YOU ARE IMPORTING THE SOFTWARE FROM THE UNITED STATES, YOU SHALL INDEMNIFY AND HOLD NTL HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY IMPORT AND EXPORT DUTIES OR OTHER CLAIMS ARISING FROM SUCH IMPORTATION.

Site Security

YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL USE OF AND ACCESS TO INFORMATION AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING SUCH USE OR ACCESS THROUGH ANY USER ID AND PASSWORD YOU AUTHORIZE. NTL SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY ACTIONS RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO THIS SITE, INCLUDING BY USING ANY SUCH USER ID OR PASSWORD AND YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY NTL FOR SUCH ACTIONS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Copyrights/Trademarks

You may only use the TriggerNews site or TriggerNews service for your private, noncommercial use. You may not use either in any way to provide, or as part of, any commercial service or application. All Content, including but not limited to that accessed, streamed, downloaded, or copied using the site or service are protected by the U.S. copyright laws and related laws of other jurisdictions, and are for your own personal use only. You may not copy, reproduce, publish, post, transmit, display, store, sublicense, transfer, sell or otherwise distribute material or images from the site or service without the express written permission of NTL and/or its content providers. You may not modify, alter, revise, paraphrase, omit, or change any material or images on or from the site or service without the express written permission of NTL and/or its content providers. You may not create derivative works, whether based in whole or in part upon the information on the site or service or any portion thereof, except as expressly authorized. You may not modify, amend, reduce the size of or in any way obliterate any warning, notice, liability limitation, or other license provision in material or images on or from the site or service. You may not assign, sublicense, transfer, pledge, lease, rent or share your rights under this agreement, unless otherwise agreed to in writing by NTL. Nothing contained on the site or in the service should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right in and to NTL trademarks or copyrighted material of NTL or any third party without the express written permission of the applicable party.

Associated Press text, photo, graphic, audio and/or video material shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium. Neither these AP materials nor any portion thereof may be stored in a computer except for personal and non-commercial use. AP will not be held liable in any way to News Technologies LLC or to any Permitted Subscriber or to any third party or to any other person who may receive information in the Service or to any other person whatsoever, for any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions therefrom or in the transmission or delivery of all or any part thereof or for any damages arising from any of the foregoing or occasioned thereby.

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Oregon, without regard to conflict-of-laws principles, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein.

Termination

NTL may terminate the Terms of Use as it applies to you with or without cause at any time and effective immediately. These Terms of Use will terminate immediately without notice from NTL if you, in NTL's sole discretion, fail to comply with any provision herein. Upon termination, you must discontinue using the Site, services and any data provided by NTL.

Cancellation

When you register for the TriggerNews service, your credit card will be billed for the charge(s) based on the service(s) you selected and will start on the day of registration. If you signed up for the monthly service, recurring monthly service charges will automatically be billed to your credit card every month thereafter. You may cancel the service(s) at any time. You will not receive any refund or partial refund for any charges already billed to your account. In the event you signed up for a minimum commitment period, you will be responsible for all charges for the entire minimum commitment period. You may cancel the service(s) by accessing your personal account at http://www.triggernews.com. You understand and agree that cancellation of your subscription is your sole right and remedy with respect to any dispute with NTL. All changes in charges for the service(s) (including complete cancellation) will be reflected on your following month's credit card statement (non-prorated). All time references are based on Pacific Time zone.