Chris Morehouse

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The feds say they're finally going to go after bad guys on Wall Street

Twenty-five years ago, lawyers for the George H.W. Bush administration were rounding up more bankers than you could fit in a whole fleet of stretch Hummers. The feds threw no fewer than 1,706 defendants in the slammer amid the savings-and-loan debacle between 1988 and 1992, and charged many more. …

Corruption

Turkish authorities detain British family believed to be Syria-bound

A British woman who left her London home and was feared to be on her way to Syria with her four children has been detained in Turkey, counter-terrorism police have said. Zahera Tariq, 33, and her four children, aged between four and 12, from Waltham Forest in east London, were last seen a week ago …

Terrorism

Frieze art fair preview

The Frieze effect – an explosion of exhibitions rippling from the art fair’s Regent’s Park base, through London’s museums, galleries and experimental project spaces – is no longer confined to living artists. <b>The Frieze fair</b> now offers a fresh double-whammy of contemporary art and old masters.<p>At the …

Florida's Manatees: Big, Beloved And Bitterly Contested

They're large, even ungainly. But there may be no animal more beloved in Florida than the manatee.<p>Sorry, dolphins. It's the manatee that is the state's official marine mammal. But as manatees meander through Florida's shallow bays, rivers and canals, they often encounter people. And that's where …

Twitter admits that as many as 23 million of its active users are automated

<i>This piece has been updated to clarify the kinds of accounts in question.</i><p>Twitter raised eyebrows last month when it suggested that many of its active users aren’t actually human. Now we know how many.<p>In a new filing, the company said that “up to approximately 8.5%” of the accounts it considers …

Twitter

Paul George downsizing uni number

Despite Paul George's absence, the Indiana Pacers will surely sell some of his jerseys this upcoming season, but they will bear a different …

Hurricane Arthur makes landfall in North Carolina as Category 2 storm

Sherman Lee Criner is vacationing in a bull's eye. Emerald Island, North Carolina, is just west of where Hurricane Arthur came ashore late Thursday with 100 mph winds.<p>The Category 2 storm made landfall at 11:15 p.m. between Cape Lookout and Beaufort, the National Hurricane Center said. Arthur was …

4 Ways to Stop Marketing to Yourself (Hint: It's About Empathy) | Inc.com

We've all had those frustrating arguments that leave us shaking our heads. You know the ones: Every single point you make is obviously common sense, yet the person you're talking to simply can't embrace your position.<p>The problem in this dynamic is simple. Most times, people see things from their …

Arjen Robben joins list of top 9 football divers of all time, but where does he rank compared to the others?

Dutchman wins his side a soft penalty to win his side the World Cup last-16 encounter, but where does he rank in the all-time fake tumblers' list?<p>Arjen Robben may be a most excellent footballer, but the prematurely bald Dutchman has a habit of annoying everyone. And while he may not be bothered …

Electric Razor/Shaver Reviews | The Art of Manliness

The Art of Manliness has introduced thousands of men to the joys and pleasures of traditional wet shaving with a safety razor or straight razor. I …

Ten Safety Tips That Could Save Your Life

As physical security is an important aspect of information security (it is one of the 10 domains on the CISSP exam), I am often asked for “interesting” physical security advice. I decided to share the following tips, because, while there is plenty of safety advice on the Internet, these ten …