Gregory Baxter

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Five Tips for Getting the Most From Your 401(k) Plan

Whether you’re 25 or 55, you know you’ll want to retire one day – and to retire in comfort you must save. And there’s simply no better way to save …

‘Barneys busted me for buying $2,500 bag’

Another young black Barneys customer came forward Wednesday to say she had been racially profiled by snooty store clerks after making a pricey …

Move over Best Buy: Staples wants to be your shop for the connected home

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Staples<p>Staples (s spls), the office supply company that also happens to be the second largest online retailer in the …

Teardown Shows iPhone 5S Costs at Least $199 to Build, $173 for the 5C

New iPhones always gladden the hearts of the analysts at the research firm IHS, because it means it’s time to tear the phones apart.<p>This year’s …

Man Uses Spear to Kill Mountain Lion Attacking Woman

On September 8th a Vancouver Island woman working behind her cabin was attacked from behind by a mountain lion, which began crushing her skull and …

Payback is Hell? PETA Takes Aim At Injured Hunter

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) unveiled a new graphic advertisement yesterday featuring the tagline "Payback is Hell" and …

Victoria’s Secret CEO in alleged torrid affair

Sharen Jester Turney, the married millionaire CEO of Victoria’s Secret, has a sexy secret of her own: a torrid affair that lasted two years, Page Six …

French government bans kid pageants

PARIS — France’s Senate has voted to ban beauty pageants for children under 16, in an effort to protect girls from being sexualized too early.<p>Anyone …

College removes Cyrus parody statue

Students at Grand Valley State University in Michigan are up in arms after the school removed a large pendulum statue that they were using to parody …

Tech-lovers slam Apple’s iOS 7 update

Tech-lovers slammed Apple’s new iPhone software Wednesday, claiming it takes too long to download and uses too much storage space.<p>The company’s new …

BlackBerry Z30 official: 5-inch Super AMOLED display, 1.7GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro, 2,880mAh battery and BB 10.2

If you were paying attention to the late summer leaks, then the BlackBerry above won't strike you as a surprise. That's because it's the newly announced BlackBerry Z30, the official successor to the all-touch Z10, and it matches up quite closely to what we've already seen. The Z30 is the company's …

No Internet? No Problem: YouTube Getting Ready to Let You Watch Videos Offline, on Your Phone.

YouTube streams more than six billion hours of video a month. Soon it will let people watch some of those videos even if they’re not connected to the …

iOS 7 now available for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

iOS 7, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, is now available for download. The update can be installed on any compatible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch by visiting your device's settings menu, choosing "general," and then selecting the software update option. iOS 7 can also be …

New York Post on Twitter: "Sgt. 1st Class Dillard Johnson is the deadliest US soldier on record - with 2,746 kills http://t.co/COcqbGX5mT http://t.co/43I2VnCLQK"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>nypost</b><p>“@<b>nypost</b>: Sgt. 1st Class Dillard Johnson is the deadliest US soldier on record - with 2,746 kills …

Stephen Curry on verge of record

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Stephen Curry is two shots shy of setting a new NBA standard, and the question circulating around the Golden State Warriors' …

Say hello to the Prospect Park Zoo's adorable new lambs

We could all use a baby-animal photo right about now, yes? This image, released by the Wildlife Conservation Society, should suffice: It shows the …

Be Positive And Enjoy The Life

Turn Any Flat Surface Into A Virtual Laser Keyboard

The virtual keyboard and touchpad from Celluon has been around for a while, but it's a cool device to own and sure to draw some attention if you're …

Microsoft working on a smartwatch, says WSJ

Microsoft is working on a touch-enabled smartwatch, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i><i>.</i> Citing unnamed supply chain sources, <i>The Journal</i> claims that Microsoft asked Asian suppliers to ship components for the device. If the reports are true, it would be joining the likes of Apple, Samsung, Google, and …

Apple Partner Foxconn Reportedly Ramps Up Hiring To Prep For Next iPhone Launch This Summer

Apple’s primary manufacturing partner Foxconn is said to be increasing its staff, shortly after a freeze on new hires following the holiday season, in order to get ready for a big push come summer when Apple debuts its next iPhone. That’s the latest from the Wall Street Journal, which reported …

T-Mobile Says First Day With the iPhone Was “Gangbusters”

After many, many days of trying to do business without an iPhone to sell, T-Mobile is pretty darn happy with its first day in the Apple …

Reebok Fires Rick Ross for Alleged Rape Lyrics

Reebok today told rapper Rick Ross to get lost because his new song "U.O.E.N.O." cheerfully describes what seems to be a date-rape scenario. A brand …

$12 Million Punitive Damages Award For Bill Koch Will Prolong His Wine Fraud Case

<i>Updated April 14, 2013 to reflect the award of punitive damages.</i><p>For nearly a decade William I. Koch, the billionaire coal and petroleum magnate, has spent millions of dollars waging a legal crusade against wine counterfeiting. On April 11, he scored a major victory when a federal jury in Manhattan …

Carlos Gonzalez Mega-Trade Far More Likely for Mets Than Giancarlo Stanton

New York Mets fans are buzzing today with the thought of adding Miami Marlins right fielder, current divisional nemesis and majestic power hitter Giancarlo Stanton to their lineup in the near future.<p>While the possibility of a Mets-Marlins deal for Stanton isn't on the day-to-day radar, reports out …

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Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett Injuries Are Concerning Sign with Playoffs Nearing

Both Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett will miss the Boston Celtics' April 11 game against the Miami Heat due to ankle injuries. According to Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston, Garnett is suffering inflammation in the left side, while Pierce has soreness in both.<p>As tough as these two men have proven to be, …

Should the New York Giants Select D.J. Fluker in Round 1 of the NFL Draft?

With the NFL draft only two weeks away, D.J. Fluker has suddenly become a popular choice to land with the New York Giants in the first round.<p>In their respective latest mock drafts, Todd McShay of ESPN.com (Insider access required), Daniel Jeremiah of NFL.com and Pete Prisco of CBSSports.com all …

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