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Biden: Enrollment may miss mark

MINNEAPOLIS — Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that it would be a good start for the federal health care law if 5 million to 6 million people sign up by the end of March, an acknowledgement that enrollments might fall significantly short of the Obama administration’s unofficial goal of 7 …

Krauthammer: Obama's minimum wage plan would hurt poor

The Obama administration is “robbing” the people it claims to help in its plan to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer said Wednesday on “The Kelly File.”<p>“A child can tell you: If you raise the minimum wage by a third, you’re going to lose jobs,” …

Biden: 'We may not get to 7 million' by Obamacare deadline | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Joe Biden acknowledged on Wednesday that it will be hard to reach the target on the number of people signing up for health insurance by a looming March 31 deadline for Obamacare enrollment.<p>Vice President Joe Biden applauds and Speaker of the House John Boehner …

Road Crew In Belize Destroys Ancient Pyramid

A construction crew in search of gravel to use as road filler used its backhoes to level one of Belize's largest Mayan pyramids.<p>"It's a feeling of incredible disbelief because of the ignorance and the insensitivity ... they were using this for road fill," Jaime Awe, the head of the Belize Institute …

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The weirdest, most wonderful Windows 8 ads ever

Some ads that are just quite beautiful emerge for Microsoft's latest operating system.<p>I don't know where these have come from.<p>I don't even know if they're official Windows 8 videos. <i>[Note: They are. See update at end of story.]</i><p>But I do know that these are works of utter, thorough, and complete …

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New Zealand Government Announces That Software Will No Longer Be Patentable

In a bill passed earlier today, the Government of New Zealand announced that software in the country will no longer be patentable. New Zealand’s largest IT representative body, the Institute of IT Professionals, expressed relief and said the decision removed a major barrier to software-led …

Netflix takes Bluth's banana stand on tour ahead of 'Arrested Development' return

Throughout <i>Arrested Development's</i> three seasons on Fox, Bluth's Original Frozen Banana Stand served as a constant set-piece and quite possibly the family's sole legitimate means of income. As Netflix prepares to revive the beloved series for its subscribers, it's giving fans the chance to visit the …

After 100,000+ Downloads, Group With 3-D Gun Plans Goes Dark

Minutes ago, just as we were reading a <i>Forbes</i> story headlined "3D-Printed Gun's Blueprints Downloaded 100,000 Times In Two Days," this message appeared on the Twitter page of the group that has made those plans available to the world:<p>"#DEFCAD has gone dark at the request of the Department of Defense …

Senator demands DOJ, FBI seek warrants to read e-mail

Democratic Sen. Mark Udall says the Justice Department should not allow FBI agents to peruse Americans' private communications without obtaining a search warrant from a judge.<p>Last month, Sen. Mark Udall and a handful of other privacy-focused politicians persuaded the IRS to promise to cease …

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