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Man uses Facebook to find FedEx package allegedly stolen from doorstep

Technology can expose you, but it can also protect you.<p>One Texas man is very grateful for two technologies at his disposal that, he believes, secured his son's FedEx delivery.<p>First, there was his surveillance camera. For all the world it seemed as if someone had wandered up to his front door and …

Houston Rockets

Obama Keeps Renewing A Corporate Tax Deal That Adds Billions To The National Debt

As part of his 2009 stimulus package, the president tried to jumpstart the economy for part of 2010 and 2011 by letting companies deduct the full cost of new computers, machinery and office equipment—what accountants call "bonus depreciation." The plan halved the size of the deduction for 2012 and …

America's Response To The Boston Bombings Shows How Much This Country Has Grown Since 9/11

The magnitude of the two attacks was, of course, very different - thousands were killed and major national landmarks destroyed in 2001, whereas the Boston bombing killed three people and injured roughly 260.<p>Still, it was the first major attack on the United States since 2001, and the contrast …

Obama's Judicial Nominees Blocked On All Sides By Senate Republicans

WASHINGTON -- It's bad enough that there are 82 vacant federal judge slots around the country, a level so high that many observers have deemed it a crisis situation.<p>But perhaps even more startling is the fact that of those 82 vacant slots, 61 of them don't even have a nominee.<p>On its face, the …

Ninja Turtles Updates & Casting - It's A Wrap!

LISTEN: Steven Soderbergh on ‘What’s Killing Cinema,’ A Fungible Algorithm (PODCAST)

LISTEN: Steven Soderbergh on 'What's Killing Cinema,' A Fungible Algorithm (PODCAST)<p>No State of Cinema address at the SFIFF has been as hotly …

Goldman Sachs is becoming Apple’s go-to bank under Tim Cook

Apple once shunned outside financial advisers. Steve Jobs was known to look down on bankers, feeling Apple didn’t need their help. But in the Tim Cook era, the company is increasingly turning to Wall Street for advice, and Apple’s go-to bank is Goldman Sachs.<p>When Apple faced public pressure from …

What is Time and is Time an Illusion?

<i>“Time is a moving image of eternity.” —Plato</i><p>We tend to believe that destiny is not fixed and that all time past fades into oblivion, but can the …

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Scientists' hope for HIV cure

Researchers are working on "novel strategies" to find a cure for HIV, with the first results expected “within months”.<p>Danish scientists are hoping for results that will show that “finding a mass-distributable and affordable cure to HIV is possible”.<p>They are conducting a clinical trial to test a …

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Obama's Lesson: 'Look at the World Through Their Eyes'

President Obama got it just about perfect in his Jerusalem speech when he urged Israelis to see the world through the eyes of Palestinians. That portion of his remarks was so compelling it deserves to be quoted in full:<p>"But the Palestinian people's right to self-determination, their right to …

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Obama Finally Lays His Cards on the Table

On April 10th, President Obama will tell the American people that he wants a deal with congressional Republicans in which they will get something that they have always wanted - cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid (though the very poor will supposedly be protected) - and he will get from …