Richard Branson joins boycott over Islamic law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) The burgeoning boycott of the Beverly Hills Hotel has added a number of high-profile organizations and industry names as awareness builds that the owner of the more…

Michigan bans animals on small farms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MICHIGAN LIVE) The Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development voted in a special session April 28 to adopt changes that make all farm livestock operations, no matter how small, more…

Is a monetary apocalypse really coming?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — Is a monetary apocalypse imminent? James Rickards, bestselling author of Currency Wars, has a new New York Times bestseller out, about the possible imminent collapse of more…

EPA paid nearly $500,000 in unauthorized bonuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) paid out nearly $500,000 in unauthorized bonuses, according to a report released by the EPA Inspector General. An Inspector General more…

Casino bans Ben Affleck for life

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOODREPORTER) — Batman has had his Ocean's Eleven moment. Ben Affleck has been banned for life from the blackjack tables at the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas, more…

Aging boomers become roommate generation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — There was Felix-and-Oscar. There were The Golden Girls. Such arrangements--adults living with adult roommates--are about to get less comic and more common, say experts on housing more…

Now your phone's tilt sensor can identify you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Technology Review) The sensor that lets your phone know which way the screen is oriented also—thanks to minute manufacturing variations—emits a unique data "fingerprint" that could allow your more…