Woman arrested for wearing thong at beach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MYRTLE BEACH ONLINE) — Myrtle Beach police charged a North Carolina woman with indecent exposure after officers warned her about wearing a thong swimsuit along Ocean Boulevard, according more…

Tavis Smiley: White House pressured sponsors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Root) On Friday, television and radio host Tavis Smiley celebrated the 10th anniversary of his Tavis Smiley show on PBS and defended his right to critique President more…

New cause for SLA-radical Sara Jane Olson

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Sara Jane Olson, the Minnesota woman who served seven years in prison for her involvement in high-profile 1970s radicalism, is edging back into public life — more…

Thousands of bridges at risk of freak collapse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24843849&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (Associated Press) Thousands of bridges around the U.S. may be one freak accident or mistake away from collapse, even more…

Missouri rail crash brings down road bridge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Two freight trains have collided in Missouri, bringing down a road bridge and leaving seven people injured. The crash, in Scott County, prompted one of the more…

Wave of cyber attacks on U.S. originating in Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jerusalem Post) Iran is responsible for a wave of computer attacks on US corporations, with targets including oil, gas and electricity companies, The New York Times reported Friday, more…