Copper theft 'epidemic' sweeping U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Copper is such a hot commodity that thieves are going after the metal anywhere they can find it: an electrical power station in Wichita, Kan., or half more…

Google collects data on 'every human activity'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — The common explanation for the extraordinary breadth of Google services is that it helps the company target ads and that’s certainly part of the equation, advertising more…

70 days: Debt exactly $16,699,396,000,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — According to the Daily Treasury Statement for July 26, which the Treasury released this afternoon, the federal debt has been stuck at exactly $16,699,396,000,000.00 for 70 more…

Dentist who silenced patients now on run

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARSTECHNICA) — A lawsuit regarding a dentist and her ticked-off patient was meant to be a test of a controversial copyright contract created by a company called Medical more…

China launches audit as debt worries grow

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — China has a government debt problem -- but even Beijing doesn't know exactly what is lurking on the books of local and provincial governments. In order more…

Amazon hiring 7,000 to meet demand

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNNMONEY) — Amazon announced plans Monday to hire 7,000 workers for its U.S. operation, with most jobs offering pay and benefits far above typical retail wages, the company more…

Limbaugh responds to 'stations dumping him'

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_451581" align="aligncenter" width="605" caption="Radio host Rush Limbaugh"][/caption] PALM BEACH, Fla. – Rush Limbaugh wasted no time Monday responding to a published report that he is soon to more…