Pickup-tailgate theft on rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) The insurance industry is warning pickup drivers to watch their backs. Tailgate theft is surging. Tailgates have a rough life. They get rear-ended, backed into more…

FBI: Texas Democrats used cocaine to buy votes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIZPAC REVIEW) The FBI is accusing Texas Democrats of using cocaine to buy votes and it’s all coming out in court. Political chicanery and vote-buying in Texas are as old as more…

Hollywood rips Apple over nude pix

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Kirsten Dunst has become the first celebrity to publicly criticize Apple after it emerged that a flaw in the 'Find My iPhone' function of its iCloud more…

AM radio fights for survival

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — AM radio, the scratchy medium that long ago aired Franklin Delano Roosevelt's fireside chats, soap operas and the day's most popular music, is trying to avoid more…

Fed: Consumers are 'hoarding money'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — One of the great mysteries of the post-financial crisis world is why the U.S. has lacked inflation despite all the money being pumped into the economy. more…

Stocks mixed, S&P 500 clings to 2,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks mostly fell on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 retreating after hitting another intraday record, as energy companies dropped along with the price of oil more…

Credit-card fears as hackers hit Home Depot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Home Depot may be the latest retailer to have suffered a massive credit card breach, the company confirmed on Tuesday, after a website reported that a more…