Michael Zernone

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Senate Student Loan Proposals Fail To Advance As Rate Surge Looms

Some 7 million college students will see their borrowing costs double next week after Republicans and Democrats paid little attention to the issue for 11 months, then spent the past month vainly squabbling over a solution.<p>Senate Democrats on Thursday rallied against a potential bipartisan …

iOS 7 allows iPhone and iPad control with head movements?

A rumored accessibility option for Apple's upcoming operating system may let users control their devices with a quick jerk of the head.<p>The idea of controlling an<p>iPhoneoriPadwith a gesture may not be too farfetched. According to 9to5Mac, Apple is said to have included a head movement feature in its …

iOS

Benny Benassi and John Legend 'Dance the Pain Away' – Premiere

DJ-producer links up with R&B singer for unexpected partnership<p>Benny Benassi's hard bass and John Legend's smooth croon are an unlikely pairing, and …

Sony explains why PS Plus is required for PS4 online play

Sony has explained why a PlayStation Plus subscription will be required to play PlayStation 4 titles online. In the latest issue of <i>Famitsu</i> (translated by Kotaku), Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida said that it would have been "absurd" to keep the service free, considering the "large investment …

PlayStation Plus

Don't Blend In: n.d.c's New Camo Collection

<b>For all of its supposed</b> ability to keep us hidden, really, camo is best for when you want to stand out from the crowd. And, well, why <i>wouldn't</i> you want to do that from time to time? Enter n.d.c. made by hand's soon-to-be-released, limited-edition camouflage collection, which is full of accessories, …

Shoes

June 24, 1948: The Berlin blockade begins

<b>June 24, 1948: The Berlin blockade begins.</b><p>The Berlin blockade was an early crisis of the Cold War that began when the Soviet Union, one of the four nations responsible for administering Germany in the years following World War II, severed communications and halted traffic in and out of the German capital of Berlin. The imposition of this blockade followed several key events that heightened tensions between the Soviet Union and the western Allies <i>—</i> in 1947, the British and American occupation …

Lionel Messi Reportedly Paid €10M in Back Taxes in Wake of Fraud Investigation

Perhaps in an attempt to avoid any further legal ramifications from charges of tax evasion levied against him, Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has reportedly paid €10M in back taxes.<p><b>UPDATE: Friday, June 28, at 12:53 a.m. ET by Eric Ball</b><p>So maybe Messi isn't in the clear just yet. Roberto Curtis of …

Soccer

Sources: Big Ten adding 2 bowls

The Big Ten is adding the Holiday Bowl and the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl to its future postseason lineup and will face Pac-12 teams in both games, …

Brazil leaders to meet as protests, violence grow

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil awoke Friday to city centers still smoldering after a night that shocked the nation: 1 million anti-government protesters took to the streets in scores of cities, with clusters battling police and destroying swaths of storefronts and government buildings.<p>Police and …