'Like an ocean liner without lifeboats'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) The world economy is in serious danger of falling into another recession — and if it does, governments have few tools left at their disposal to combat more…

Goldman-Sachs: 'There is too much debt'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) The world is sinking under too much debt and an ageing global population means countries' debt piles are in danger of growing out of control, the more…

Nasdaq sets record, Dow up triple digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday, recovering from Tuesday's selloff, as encouraging Greece headlines boosted investor sentiment amid a slight pause in the dollar and yield more…

This text message will crash your iPhone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — A bug in Apple’s iOS means that anyone can crash an iPhone by simply sending it a certain string of characters in a message. The more…

New Attorney General Lynch targets ... soccer!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="82NnNidToSh3YRvDp65mzGxukfwF4T4F" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] When Loretta Lynch, only a month ago, was confirmed as the nation's attorney general following a contentious nomination process in which she was accused of more…

Blacklist created for 'radical' students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="13ZHRidTqAUeKulwIcVxwNvAx1PFLyl6" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (HAARETZ) — A new website is publicizing the identities of pro-Palestinian student activists to prevent them from getting jobs after they graduate from college. But more…

Baltimore to bill taxpayers for protest damage

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1956275" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Taxpayers are being tapped for $20 million to help pay Baltimore protest costs.[/caption] Baltimore city officials are expected Wednesday to approve a request to more…

Obama grabs power over U.S. waterways

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2053675" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The EPA issued new water rules.[/caption] The Obama administration is barging ahead with a new rule that gives the feds more power to oversee more…

In 5 years, 80% of Net will be online video

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Video is eating the Web. Already, we know that Netflix accounts for one-third of Internet traffic at peak hours. Toss in YouTube, and that figure rises more…