Each family's bill for Obama presidency: $61,000

by Bob Unruh -- The national debt racked up under President Obama's administration now amounts to $61,000 per household, more than the average household income. "Need a new ride? Obama and Congress more…

Mystery: Fake cell-phone towers intercepting calls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESS INSIDER) — Seventeen fake cellphone towers were discovered across the U.S. last week, according to a report in Popular Science. Rather than offering you cellphone service, the more…

Major eBay glitch blocks access

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — E-retailing giant eBay's users are reporting difficulty signing in to the site from locations in the India, the US, the UK and other parts of Europe. more…

Facebook goes down, prompting angst

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — Social media site Facebook crashed Wednesday afternoon, preventing some one billion users from accessing the popular site. “Sorry, something went wrong,” the site’s homepage read around more…

Stocks mixed, Apple hit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, coming off morning highs amid economic reports and central bank news. "I think all eyes will be on the ECB, more…

Pickup-tailgate theft on rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) The insurance industry is warning pickup drivers to watch their backs. Tailgate theft is surging. Tailgates have a rough life. They get rear-ended, backed into more…

FBI: Texas Democrats used cocaine to buy votes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIZPAC REVIEW) The FBI is accusing Texas Democrats of using cocaine to buy votes and it’s all coming out in court. Political chicanery and vote-buying in Texas are as old as more…