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Egyptian editor backtracks after saying 'Americans will be killed in streets'

A prominent Egyptian editor who threatened that Americans could be slaughtered in the streets has been forced to backtrack on his remarks after they were reported by western media.<p>In an extreme example of the growing xenophobic rhetoric by media outlets who back the country's army chief, General …

Indian minister's wife found dead after exposing alleged affair on Twitter

Sunanda Pushkar Tharoor, wife of minister Shashi Tharoor, hit the headlines after she hacked her husband's Twitter account and posted private messages between him and his alleged mistress<p>A senior Indian minister discovered his wife dead in a five-star hotel room in Delhi on Friday, shortly after …

Subpoenas hit Christie aides, office

New Jersey lawmakers have subpoenaed several of Gov. Chris Christie’s senior aides — and issued broad subpoenas for the governor’s office and campaign overall — as they press forward with their investigation of the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal.<p>The targets of 20 subpoenas were announced …

Cost of data breach could give Target sticker shock

Target has a different kind of bull's-eye on its back these days.<p>Experts say the news that personal information including names, phone numbers and email addresses were among the data stolen in a massive breach could create an enormous, expensive headache for the big box giant, especially if …

Credit card hackers hit Neiman Marcus

Credit card hackers might be developing a taste for the finer things in life.<p>Upscale department store Neiman Marcus confirmed that its database of customer information was hacked last month, independent security researcher Brian Krebs reported on Friday.<p>The Neiman Marcus hack follows news today …

Wal-Mart's International Finance Chief Is Leaving

Smith also leads the international division's strategy. The division generated $135 billion in sales in 2013.<p>Before joining Wal-Mart in 2010, Smith had been executive vice president and chief financial officer at GameStop Corp<p>Brett Biggs, who is executive vice president and chief financial officer …

Here's Exactly How Much the Government Would Have to Spend to Make Public College Tuition-Free

And the grand total is...<p>A mere $62.6 billion dollars!<p>According to new Department of Education data, that's how much tuition public colleges collected from undergraduates in 2012 across the entire United States. And I'm not being facetious with the word <i>mere</i>, either. The New America Foundation says …