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Donald Trump mocks 'disgusting' Clinton toilet break

<b>Republican frontrunner Donald Trump has mocked Hillary Clinton for apparently taking a toilet break during a televised Democratic debate.</b><p>"I know where she went. It's disgusting," he said to supporters at a rally in Michigan.<p>The former secretary of state returned to the stage late after an advert …

Megyn Kelly

Donald Trump axed from event over Megyn Kelly blood comment

<b>A major US conservative forum has dropped Donald Trump as a speaker, saying it was unacceptable for him to suggest that a journalist was tough on him because she was menstruating.</b><p>Mr Trump said Megyn Kelly of Fox News "had blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever".<p>Ms Kelly had …

Donald Trump

The grad student who exposed Reinhart and Rogoff: They still can’t get their facts straight

Thomas Herndon is on a tight schedule. The University of Massachusetts-Amherst doctoral student of economics has a steady stream of media interviews lined up with global VIPs to discuss the far-reaching impact of his paper refuting the work of renowned Harvard economists Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth …

Economics

Microsoft's Hilarious New Nokia Ad Slams iPhone And Samsung Fanboys

With the help of ad agency 72andSunny, Samsung made Apple-bashing cool.<p>Now Microsoft is getting in on the action by slamming both iPhone and Samsung in its new ad for the Nokia Lumia 920 Windows phone.<p>The commercial is actually pretty funny. It shows a brawl that breaks out at a wedding after an …

In Nigeria, A Shady Contract: Government Suspected Of Signing Intelligence Technology Deal With Israeli Company

A Nigerian newspaper claims to have exposed a controversial new agreement between the country's central government and an Israeli defense electronics …

Google Looks to Push Mobile In-Store Shopping, Tablet-First Design

As Google’s svp of ads and commerce, Sridhar Ramaswamy oversees the engineering behind products like Google Shopping’s Product Listing Ads, AdWords’ …

McDonalds to Consider All Day Breakfast Menu?

Assessing Winners and Losers in Google's Worldwide Antitrust Battles

Recently, the European Commission announced details of a proposed antitrust settlement with Google ($GOOG) (the full commitments). Google’s competitors now have the opportunity to publicly whine about the deal as part of the “market testing” procedural step. I doubt the inevitable sour-grapes …