What Internet hates about TPP trade deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Dot) After years of warning that the secretive Trans-Pacific Partnership would be devastating for Internet freedom, intellectual property experts have finally gotten to look at the final more…

Alibaba sells $1 billion of goods in 8 minutes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has beaten its own "Singles' Day" sales record, selling a staggering $9.3 billion worth of merchandise by 1 p.m. local time (12 a.m. more…

Bristol Palin slams media for Starbucks' coverage

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2609025" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The Starbucks' cup controversy goes on.[/caption] Bristol Palin, daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, took to her blog to slam the press for more…

EU OKs guidelines for Israeli-settlement goods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The European Union Wednesday approved guidelines that would require member states to label goods produced in Israeli settlements in the West Bank and Golan Heights, despite stiff opposition more…

Bush donors elated at Jeb's performance

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2458165" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Jeb Bush[/caption] Jeb Bush donors are more than happy with their presidential pick's performance at the Republican Party debate, saying his showing was good more…

NYC hipsters pay 'Need a Mom' $40 per hour to fill void

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2623055" align="aligncenter" width="593"] Nina Keneally of "Need a Mom" sells parental advice to New York City's young professionals for $40 an hour (Photo: The Guardian video screenshot)[/caption] more…