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Photo Shoot with a 15-Year-Old Elk Hunter Challenges Photographer’s Views On Hunting

Recently, after a decade as a successful wedding photographer and another decade as a professional snowboarder, photographer Hillary Maybery decided …

Horrible Bosses 2 review

Sudeikis, Batemen and Day are back and better than ever in this fast, outrageous and very funny sequel<p>The first Horrible Bosses jarred with me a bit, and I couldn’t help feeling that Colin Farrell, in the role of one of the bosses, showed that comedy is not among his many talents. Maybe I needed …

FDA Proposes New Nutritional Label

The Food and Drug Administration today proposed significant changes to the nutritional labels that appear on packaged food–the first big changes since the labels were added 20 years ago.<p>Calorie counts and servings appear more prominent, with larger text. And the serving sizes themselves are …

Toyota Halts Sales Of Popular Models To Fix Seat Heaters

There’s never a good time for car problems. But with much of the country in the midst of a deep freeze, Toyota Motor today ordered dealers to stop selling many of its U.S.-built models — including the top-selling Camry sedan — because the seat heaters don’t comply with U.S. safety standards.<p>The …

Justice Department files its first criminal charges against mobile app pirates

The US Department of Justice has filed criminal charges against the people allegedly behind two popular Android piracy websites, Snappzmarket and Appbucket. Both sites offered large catalogs of free app downloads, giving pirates a way to avoid paying for premium apps on Google Play. The two sites …

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Georgian woman cuts off web access to whole of Armenia

Entire country loses internet for five hours after woman, 75, slices through cable while scavenging for copper<p>An elderly Georgian woman was scavenging for copper to sell as scrap when she accidentally sliced through an underground cable and cut off internet services to all of neighbouring Armenia, …

Armenia makes chess compulsory in schools

Authorities say teaching pastime to primary school children is about building character, not breeding future champions<p>Tiny Armenia is a big player in world chess, and a new gambit could make it even bigger: mandatory chess in school. The former Soviet nation has made the game part of the primary …

Baby on board: mother gives birth during flight to Armenia

Armavia airlines flight attendant and crew helped deliver healthy boy two hours before plane landed in the capital, Yerevan<p>A passenger has given birth on board a plane flying to Armenia and named her daughter after one of the flight attendants who helped with the delivery.<p>The healthy baby was born …

Europe must help Georgia and Armenia, or Russia will

In Georgia and Armenia I saw how vital European integration will be to a fragile post-Soviet spring<p>I recently travelled to Georgia and Armenia to meet human rights groups. After two days in Georgia we drove east, the hilly landscape gradually turning mountainous, sheep and cattle tended by …

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Self-driving cars, next-gen GPS, and more: Euro car makers' latest wares from the Frankfurt Auto Show

<i>Paul Asel is Managing Partner at Nokia Growth Partners</i>.<p>Weeks ago, more than a million visitors attended the International Motor Show in Frankfurt (FAS) to see the latest auto bling. More than 1,090 exhibitors vied for attention in a show that featured glitzy unveilings of the Porsche 918 Spyder, …

Analysts: iOS growth lags, and iPad is losing market share

On the eve of Apple’s big iPhone announcement, we’ve got some interesting stats for your perusal. First, there’s the iOS-versus-Android news: The OSes are fairly close when it comes to growth, with Android taking a slight advantage. But Android still trumps iOS on market share by 7 percent.<p><i>In toto</i>, …

PayPal unveils Beacon: a USB stick that powers hands-free checkout (video)

PayPal's offered its Here service since last year to simplify buying items in brick-and-mortar shops, and today they've just unveiled their latest crack at in-person shopping: a USB stick dubbed Beacon. Business owners running a compatible Point of Sale system (Booker, Erply, Leaf, Leapset, Micros, …

Supreme Court justices don't do e-mail (Trust issues?)

The youngest justice, Elena Kagan, admits that her fellow large minds haven't got around to e-mailing yet. Retrograde? Or wily?<p>When you sit on high, sometimes it's hard to always grasp what the fuss is down below.<p>This is surely true if you're a Supreme Court justice. You get cases that seem to be …

Do sporty women make better entrepreneurs?

<b>Whoops and cheers greet Shavannia Williams, who steps onto the conference floor with an agility unfettered by her 6in (15cm) stilettos.</b><p>This is Heels and Helmets, a training camp for women in Washington DC that uses sport to help them elevate their business game.<p>"Sport teaches us that you cannot …

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Washington DC Regulator Outlaws UberX for Small Vehicles

Uber noted today in a blog post that it is experiencing a regulatory setback in Washington DC with the UberX program it recently launched there. The District of Columbia Taxi Commission (DCTC) is effectively outlawing the use of small and mid-sized vehicles UberX because they represent unfair …

SEC orders hedge fund manager to pay $18 million

Settlement with Harbinger Capital hedge fund manager Philip Falcone includes admission of wrongdoing in SEC get-tough policy.<p>Billionaire hedge fund manager Philip Falcone and his advisory company will pay more than $18 million and admit wrongdoing in a settlement with the Securities and Exchange …

Common Types of Personal Injury Cases

At any moment millions of people in the U.S are walking, driving, traveling, shopping and working, that`s why it`s no wonder that <b>personal injury …

Sony Is Planning To Launch A Cable TV Killer For Playstations By The End Of This Year

Amol Sharma and Shalini Ramachandran just broke the news for The Wall Street Journal.<p>S0ny is in talks with all the biggest cable channel owners, including Viacom, Disney, Time Warner, and CBS.<p>In fact, Viacom and Sony have just reached a preliminary agreement. Viacom owns MTV, Comedy Central, …

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