U.S. plan: Fight terror with green energy projects

by Steve Peacock -- [caption id="attachment_676253" align="aligncenter" width="429"] Aftermath of a suicide bombing in Somalia[/caption] The Obama administration's interest in stabilizing the Horn of Africa region continues to heighten in the wake more…

Families score win in cable TV battle

by Greg Corombos -- Consumers are starting to see progress in their fight to stop paying for cable television channels they don't want, and a leading advocate of family-friendly programming says the more…

Warren Buffett: I was wrong on interest rates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fortune) The world's most admired billionaire faced tough questions at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting. Warren Buffett, the world's most admired billionaire, faced a lot of criticism on his more…

Dreamliner has potentially catastrophic software bug

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ArsTechnica) A software vulnerability in Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner jet has the potential to cause pilots to lose control of the aircraft, possibly in mid-flight, Federal Aviation Administration more…

Gold near all-time inflation-adjusted low

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

Baltimore unrest means big business for Taser

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNet) Protesters on the street are demanding justice. Police are on TV pleading for peace. Taser is rolling in the dough. The Scottsdale, Ariz., company that makes stun more…