Target confirms customer PINs taken in breach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PC World) Target has confirmed that hackers obtained customer debit card PINs (personal identification numbers) in the massive data breach suffered by the retailer during the busy holiday more…

Uruguay president's style 'assertively informal'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Uruguayan President José Mujica has a well-earned reputation for a personal style that is assertively ... let us call it informal. It's part of the 78-year-old more…

Hospice firms draining billions from Medicare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Hospice patients are expected to die: The treatment focuses on providing comfort to the terminally ill, not finding a cure. To enroll a patient, two doctors more…

Sharks using Twitter to warn swimmers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Australia sure has some tech-savvy sharks. As part of a program recently launched by Surf Life Saving Western Australia, a community service association, sharks are taking more…

Here comes Obamacare tax avalanche

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Human Events) At its core, ObamaCare is three things: a massive expansion of Medicaid; a set of complex mandates to control both insurance providers and customers; and the more…

Report: Kerry offers Pollard's release to Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry offered to arrange the release of jailed spy-for-Israel Jonathan Pollard if Israel frees Israeli Arab prisoners in the fourth more…