McFly! Hoverboard soars into reality

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Want a hoverboard before Marty McFly (who looks just like Michael J Fox) arrives in October 2015 to fly one around his town square? Arx more…

Afghan poppy cultivation at 'all-time high'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Cultivation of the illegal poppy plant in Afghanistan has reached an “all time high” following a $7.6 billion counternarcotics campaign paid for by the United more…

Americans' gloom marches into 2nd decade

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) The depressive donkey in A.A. Milne’s “Winnie the Pooh” stories pretty much matches the mood of Americans lately, according to the new Wall Street Journal/NBC more…

Americans at Walmart funding Beijing spies?

by Drew Zahn -- Every day, millions of Americans walk through their local Walmart's sliding doors, meander the bright blue aisles and, tempted by yellow smiley-faces, buy more items than are written more…

From Solyndra fixer to Ebola czar

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1332305" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Ron Klain, center, with President Obama[/caption] President Obama's new Ebola czar, Ron Klain, was hired for the purpose of "massaging news" for political purposes much more than more…

Israel to supply Egyptians with natural gas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (I24NEWS.TV) — Israel will supply Egyptian consumers with natural gas from its off-shore Tamar reservoir for the next seven years. According to the Haaretz financial daily The Marker, more…

Stocks mostly rise ahead of Apple earnings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as expectations for Apple's quarterly results outdid disappointment that came as International Business Machines cut its earnings forecast. "Because it (Apple) more…

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