At least two of three marijuana legalization measures vying for the November 2014 ballot would be good for California, according to the state Attorney General's office. The Marijuana Control, Legalization and Revenue Act would decrease drug enforcement costs and increase tax revenue, Attorney General Kamala Harris said this week:
Details of a couple apparent Snapchat weaknesses: one that would allow someone to match a phone number with a person's username, and one that would allow someone to create a bunch of accounts that could be used for spamming people.
Last month, when Anonymous unofficially launched #OpKillingBay, targeting the dolphin hunters of Taiji, Japan, they also made some noise about going after SeaWorld, as the theme park buys animals that escape slaughter in the annual, widely protested hunt. Their first move against the company was an overblown “hack” that produced a financial document publicly available online. This time, they’ve dug deeper and come up with some numbers that could cause a legitimate headache for “Taiji enablers”: yesterday, the credit card data of SeaWorld’s board members showed up in Pastebin, along with private email addresses. Another organization, the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums, also had email info exposed. While the former suppresses evidence of their role in the killings, Anonymous said, WAZA hasn’t “attempted to hide the fact” of their complicity. “We Rape Enablers,” a short message reads. “Here is a drop in the bucket…”
Equity markets are fairly quiet today, but currency markets are showing life. As we mentioned earlier, the Turkish Lira is getting obliterated. Meanwhile, the euro is on a tear, rising to its highest level against the dollar since late 2011.
Ever since news broke of Target's massive security breach , the retailer has said that customers' PIN and debit card data hadn't been stolen. Today, it admitted that actually, it had been—which,... Money News Summaries.
The North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, was “very drunk” when he ordered the execution of his uncle’s two aides, after they failed to hand over lucrative business to the military, a Japanese newspaper reported.
A Mozambican Airlines plane that went down in Namibia last month, killing all 33 aboard, was no accident according to preliminary investigations. With the co-pilot in the bathroom, pilot Hermino dos Santos...
I think we can safely call Cracker Barrel’s response to the Phil Robertson scandal a clusterduck.
For those sensible souls not following the saga as closely as I am: the Southern restaurant chain became the first major retailer to pull some Duck Dynasty productsoff its shelves on Saturday in response to cast member Robertson’s now-notorious anti-gay GQ interview.
An 80-year-old in Los Angeles says he witnessed the police kill his son on TV news. On Dec. 15, east LA sheriff's deputies were following a silver Corvette for reckless driving and possible DUI, officials...
It pays to study math, science and technology in college these ... really pays. Competition for talented software programmers and computer hardware engineers is so intense, interns can expect land salaries of $4,000 to well over $6,000 a month at some top tech companies, according to InternMatch, a site that helps students find paid internships. One company even pays as much as $7,500 a month.
Sean Bomford was diagnosed with Stage 4b Hodgkins Lymphoma in August 2013. The family needs your support! Sean Bomford, an outgoing 17 year old high school senior, was diagnosed with stage 4b Hodgkins Lymphoma on August 27, 2013.
The left-leaning Economic Policy Institute analyzed Obama-backed legislation to increase the federal minimum wage. The result: Raising minimum wage would provide a “modest economic boost” while giving workers more reasonable salaries.