U.K. 6 hours from no natural gas in March

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — The Crown Estate, the organisation in charge of managing the Queen’s property portfolio, including vast caverns under the sea bed used to store natural gas, stated more…

Google Glasses to record everything

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BITS.BLOGS.NYTIMES) — Perhaps the best way to predict how society will react to so-called wearable computing devices is to read the Dr. Seuss children’s story “The Butter Battle more…

Dead Sea Scrolls fragments up for sale

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JERUSALEM (AP) — Parts of the Dead Sea Scrolls are up for sale — in tiny pieces. Nearly 70 years after the discovery of the world’s oldest biblical more…

Texas OKs drug tests to get unemployment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KHOU) — AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Workers who lose their jobs would have to clear a drug screening to qualify for unemployment compensation under a proposal approved by more…

New Zealand, China in currency talks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Seeking to help its exporters, New Zealand is negotiating with China to make their currencies directly convertible, a spokeswoman for more…

Chilly weather dampens summer business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24843398&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (NEWYORK.CBSLOCAL) — Memorial Day weekend it may be, but it might as well be mid-March for New Yorkers who more…

'Anonymous' launches 'Operation Petroleum'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Hacker group Anonymous has been pretty tight-lipped about its political beliefs — with operations in the organization's name conducted against Western democracies, authoritarian countries like more…