Congress ignored dire warnings of cyber-insecurity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — The seven young men sitting before some of Capitol Hill’s most powerful lawmakers weren’t graduate students or junior analysts from some think tank. No, Space Rogue, more…

Home sales jump, prices close to 2006 peak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans bought homes in May, a sign of economic strength that is pushing up average prices. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that sales more…

Marriage? Obamacare? No, Supremes rule on raisins

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2143905" align="aligncenter" width="598"] California raisin farmer Marvin Horne stands in a field of grapevines planted in 1918 next to his home in Kerman.[/caption] The U.S. Supreme Court more…

Dog-meat festival held in Chinese town

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer QLzY3esi] BEIJING (AP) — Restaurateurs in a southern Chinese town held an annual dog meat festival Monday despite international criticism of the event as cruel and unhygienic. more…

Taylor Swift defeats Apple

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer QD4yUgrW] (NBC NEWS) It took an Apple executive less than a day to bow to pop music juggernaut Taylor Swift. Swift penned an open letter to Apple more…

Uber bans guns from all vehicles

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2142495" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Uber drivers and riders cannot carry guns in vehicles any longer.[/caption] Uber announced it would no longer allow drivers and passengers – even ones more…

Washington fears losing Greece to Moscow

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Financial Times) Throughout the prolonged showdown between Greece and its creditors, the Obama administration has largely sat on the sidelines, issuing the occasional warning about the potential economic more…

Ex-CIA director: U.S. wide open to grid attack

by Greg Corombos -- A former CIA director says the Obama administration hasn't done nearly enough to protect the nation from attacks to America's information and critical infrastructure systems. "The president has more…

Whoops! Nobody verified Clinton Foundation a legal charity

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_2034555" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Hillary Clinton[/caption] NEW YORK – Along with filing financial reports filled with errors and misstatements, "Big Four" accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers neglected to verify whether more…