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Feds: Grandmother hid multimillion-dollar ring of pill mills behind upscale suburban facade

To neighbors, Sylvia Hofstetter was a wealthy businesswoman and grandmother who threw extravagant pool parties and went all out to decorate her upscale suburban home on Christmas and Halloween.<p>That image was shattered when FBI agents raided the health care administrator's Knoxville home in March. …

REPORT: BBC will fire Jeremy Clarkson on Wednesday

So sayeth The Telegraph, which purports to have the inside scoop on the Top Gear saga.<p><b>UPDATE 3/25/15: Now it's official.</b> The BBC has indeed sacked Jeremy Clarkson. <b>It's over.</b><p>Well, it appears as though the BBC is going to take the golden goose that is <i>Top Gear</i>...and throw it right into a spinning jet …

Scientists slow the speed of light

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/1140000/1140023_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524652882_4421679d2e7e6e63f8fe39b555c1fdb6<p><b>A team of Scottish scientists has made light travel slower than the speed of light.</b><p>They sent photons - individual particles of light - through …

Physics

The 17 best drone videos that gave a whole new perspective to 2014

Drone photography came into its own this year.<p>Quadcopters with cameras got better and cheaper, turning more people into drone hobbyists and professional aerial videographers. Drones were used for cityscapes, nature walks, concerts, real estate listings, disaster surveys, Olympic sports—even …

Drones

The Top 10 Sports Ads Of The Year

YouTube released its list of the most-watched sports advertisements of the year.<p>The Winter Olympics and World Cup gave companies the opportunity to create inspiring ads about sports in 2014.<p>Soccer, the world's most popular sport, was prevalent in the top ads of the year, but American football and …

Apple Patents 'Anti-falling' Phone Tech

The apple doesn't fall far from the tree, and now it's safer!<p>The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted Apple US the rights to patent …

Apple awarded patent for camera that lets you refocus images

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Lytro<p>It looks like iPhone photography might get a little more interesting. Apple Insider reports that Apple(s aapl) …