U.S. Government and security experts are warning that terrorist in Al Qaida’s Yemen branch is trying to evade enhanced screening techniques and technologies by implanting humans with explosives, and within items commonly found on airplanes. While this is not new, the threat has grown as other methods once used...
Sacramento- Web retailers have ended their online presence and sales to about 33 million consumers, residents of the state of California.  Major online retailers like Amazon and Overstock abruptly pulled out of the California market after warning state legislators that passing a bill to tax internet sales from out of...
Three private investment firms together bought Go Daddy for $2.5 billion plus the assumption of its debt.  KKR & Co., Silver Lake Partners, and Technology Crossover Ventures worked together to buy the world’s largest domain registrar whose sales have climbed 25% in the last year to $947 million and...
With riots in Greece over its debt problems and deep austerity measures being put into place hurting nearly everyone, the issues there are affecting governments, banks, and investments across Europe. The US, like Greece, has one of the highest debt to GDP ratios in the world. While one of the...
Phoenix- A Southwest Airlines flight from El Paso, Texas to Phoenix, Arizona had to make an emergency landing instead of its planned normal landing after an engine failed.  Officials from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport said the Boeing 737 carrying 139 people landed safely with no injuries. Fire and emergency...
In another attack, Anonymous, as part of the relatively new AntiSec movement, has again hacked Arizona police websites culling personal data of several officers and releasing some of it to the public, including things like private emails and PayPal transactions. While law enforcement says these actions are illegal and in...
Hulu, an online tv alternative that streams current television shows, movies, and short clips, is trying to find itself a new owner. Company executives have recently met with Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo!, the original bidder. Hulu, which is owned by a partnership between Walt Disney and News Corp, has had...
June 6, 2011 – Washington – The New York Representative democrat that serves in the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill is facing criticism for a possibly lewd photo that he admitted he sent via Twitter to a woman in Washington state, all while he is in his first...
Detroit has finally achieved its dream — for one month, anyway. It knocked Japan’s four best-selling cars out of the Top 10 best-sellers in the USA in May results reported this week. The Honda Accord and Civic, and Toyota Camry and Corolla are always grouped behind the two best-selling pickups,...
Former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards reportedly will be indicted today on criminal charges that he broke campaign finance laws to cover up his extramarital affair with Rielle Hunter. ABC News, citing unnamed sources, says the indictment will be handed down in Raleigh today unless a plea deal is reached....