Obama spends $11 million attending Mandela funeral

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) State Department contract awards were posted this week for "Transportation services in support of Mandela Funeral" and "Accommodation in support of the Nelson Mandela funeral in more…

Half-brother writes 'correction' to Obama's memoir

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) President Obama’s half brother is publishing an autobiography that details the domestic abuse that served as the theme for his earlier semiautobiographical novel, which featured more…

'Bloody knives' hurled in epic GOP battle

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_456291" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas"][/caption] WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, certainly isn't pulling any punches in his bid to unseat the No. 2 Republican more…

What your wireless carrier knows about you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Data collected from your smartphone is shaping the future of marketing -- and cell phone companies are cashing in. What your phone knows about you -- where more…

Bitcoin collapses after major blow from China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) Recent days have brought headlines about Chinese authorities clamping down on Bitcoin — not wanting various institutions to deal in the digital currency. The latest is that more…

China Bitcoin exchange bans yuan deposits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The biggest Bitcoin exchange in China said Wednesday that it's no longer accepting yuan deposits, dealing another setback to the virtual currency. BTC China's announcement on more…