Co-founder of Reddit Aaron Swartz found dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Authorities say a co-founder of Reddit and computer activist who fought to make online content free to the public has been found dead. A spokeswoman for more…

Treasury: No $1 trillion coin quick fix

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) A Treasury Department spokesman announced today that the department will not mint a platinum coin to sidestep raising the federal government's borrowing limit, telling the Washington more…

Social Security ending paper checks March 1

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) Ready or not, millions of America's seniors are being pushed into the age of digital banking. Starting March 1, in a cost-cutting move by the U.S. more…

Privacy guidelines issued on mobile applications

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) California Attorney General Kamala Harris has issued recommendations for mobile application developers and the mobile device industry to safeguard consumer privacy. The report, entitled "Privacy on more…

Riot breaks out at housing-assistance event

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WWJ-TV) An event designed to help assist Michigan families with housing expenses turned into a chaotic scene after there was a mad rush to collect Section 8 Housing more…

Union bosses' salaries put 'big' in Big Labor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) There can be riches in standing up for the working class: The Boilermakers union president earned $506,000, plus hundreds of thousands of dollars more for travel more…