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Facebook Faces Stiff Competition In New Social Network Start-up

ello - social network

Ello is a new, ad-free social network that threatens to become even bigger than Facebook, at a time when the popular social media website is losing its young users and causing rift with its current users for the blatant profiteering. A group of designers and programmers founded Ello six weeks ago, including Paul Budnitz of […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Hawking: Smartest Man Alive Says He’s An Atheist

Stephen Hawking admits that he doesn’t believe in God – he is an atheist! Hawking, one of the world’s smartest people alive today, finally answered the question that many people have often wondered about.  Up until this point, he was cryptic about the faith question but decided to end those rumors. Anyone who really knows […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Contamination: 40K Pounds Of F.F. Chicken Breast Grilled Strips Recalled

Nearly 40,000 pounds of Foster Farms Chicken Breast Grilled Strips are being recalled by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service on fears that the meat is contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. FSIS said the agency is recalling 3.5 pounds of plastic resealable bags of frozen Chicken Breast Grilled Strips with an Aug. […]

September 28th, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

It’s A Girl: Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth To Daughter

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton, gave birth to a little girl named Charolette Clinton Mezvinsky. During an interview with Glamor magazine in 2013, Clinton, 34, said she and her husband Marc hoped to welcome a baby in 2014. And, the former first daughter announced the […]

September 27th, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

Naperville, Ill. Man Arrested After Allegedly Setting Fire To Chicago Air Traffic Control Center

A 36-year-old Naperville, Illinois resident is accused of intentionally setting fire to a suburban Chicago air traffic control center Friday. Brian Howard is a contract employee of the center, and the fire he allegedly set brought the nation’s two busiest airports to a standstill. He has been charged with a felony – destruction of aircraft […]

September 27th, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

GM Recalls Cars For Potential Fire Hazard In Parking Brake System

General Motors Co. is making another recall – this time the issue involves a defect in the vehicles’ parking brake which could result in a fire. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the problem has been found in 2013 to 2015 Cadillac XTS and 2014-2014 Chevrolet Impala sedans. The company said the number […]

September 21st, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

Former NFL Kicker Dies In One-Vehicle Accident Near Nashville Home

Rob Bironas, a former kicker for the Tennessee Titans, died following an overnight car wreck in Nashville. Metro police said Birona, 36, got into a one-vehicle accident around 11 p.m. Saturday after he lost control over his speeding SUV. The vehicle left the roadway and hit many trees before it landed upside down in a […]

September 21st, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Yelp and FTC Come To $450,000 Agreement

Yelp will pay the U.S. Federal Trade Commission $450,000 to resolve the charges that it permitted children under the age of 13 to sign up through its apps. The FTC brought the complaint against Yelp, which connects local businesses to people. The FTC stated it violated several rules such as the Children’s Online Privacy Protection […]

September 18th, 2014 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

Potential Problems Await Consumers With ACA’s Second Enrollment

There could potentially be some problems for consumers with the second enrollment of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law (Affordable Care Act), which is set to open in a couple of months. While a meltdown like last year isn’t forecasted, the new sign-up period could reveal some underlying issues with the law that isn’t going to […]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

EV-D68 Virus Seen in Alabama, Continues Spreading Nationally

More children across the U.S. have fallen ill to a rare respiratory illness, including several in Alabama, which has prompted doctors there to urge parents to be vigilant. Officials with the Alabama Department of Public Health are investigating two clusters of children diagnosed with respiratory illness – one in northern Alabama and another in Mobile. […]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

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