Billions lost in Medicare wheelchair scam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — LOS ANGELES — In the little office where they ran the scam, a cellphone would ring on Sonia Bonilla’s desk. That was the sound of good more…

Atlantic City fears closing casinos may be eyesore

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOSTED.AP.ORG/DYNAMIC/STORIES/U/US_CASINO_CLOSINGS?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-08-17-09-52-19) — ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking more…

Is Soros betting on market crash?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) Back in February we observed, with some surprise, when Soros Fund Management, the investment vehicle of the famous Hungarian billionaire investor revealed in its Q4 13F that more…

Smell of dollars may catch smugglers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Criminals are smuggling billions in US bank notes into Mexico every year, but help could be on the way for border guards. A machine that can more…

Apple to store user data in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) Apple confirmed Friday that is has begun storing user data in servers located in China, a first for the company and a shift from the recent trend more…

Al Gore files lawsuit against al-Jazeera

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews) Former Vice-President, Al Gore has filed suit against Qatari-owned television network Al Jazeera. According to filings in a Delaware court, the lawsuit concerns Al Jazeera's $500 million more…

Customers: Land's End sent us 'porn' magazine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Newser) Lands' End has been rewarding customers who spend $100 or more by sending them free magazines—but the promotion turned sour when the issue of GQ that most more…