Kalamazoo shooting suspect visited gun store hours before murders

A Kalamazoo-area man was charged Monday with six counts of open murder, two counts of assault with intent to commit murder and eight counts of felony firearm in connection with a mass shooting spree Saturday that left six people dead. Dalton told the... More..

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates backs Federal Bureau of Investigation in Apple iPhone hack stand-off
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Microsoft founder Bill Gates backs Federal Bureau of Investigation in Apple iPhone hack stand-off

Several relatives of those killed in the San Bernardino attack support the USA government's position. Apple may be set to test speech recognition of the legal kind. Clayborn said he understands Apple's concer...More..

by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Lumber Liquidators wood flooring may cause cancer — CDC

Regulators initially found a  lower  risk because they used the wrong number for ceiling height when calculating exposure risk. The company stopped selling Chinese-made laminate floors in May, a few months af...More..

Mars recalls 'Snickers' chocolate bars in 55 countries after plastic find
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Mars recalls 'Snickers' chocolate bars in 55 countries after plastic find

The unsafe finding was made on January 8 in Germany when a customer found a piece of red plastic in a Snickers bar. Mars in Germany confirmed that it was one of the countries affected, and said in a statem...More..

AMBER Alert activated out of Syracuse for missing girl
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

AMBER Alert activated out of Syracuse for missing girl

She was last seen wearing a white shirt with brown puppies and a pink collar. Maddox was wearing brown suede shoes, size 6, and a gray knit hat with pom poms. His wife returned home to find a message indicating...More..

IEA warns of risk of oil price spike in medium-term
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

IEA warns of risk of oil price spike in medium-term

But the IEA's medium-term oil market report does not rule out the risk of an oil price spike arising from insufficient investments during the current extended period of low prices, which is taking its toll an...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

CDC Says It Miscalculated Cancer Risk For Lumber Liquidators' Products

The company has since halted the sale of the controversial China-sourced laminate, but the damage has already been done to both its reputation and finances. More..

Detroit Pistons 96, Cleveland Cavaliers 88: Cavs have off night in loss
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Detroit Pistons 96, Cleveland Cavaliers 88: Cavs have off night in loss

Forward Tobias Harris scored 14 points and grabbed five rebounds in his first start with his new team. With the game relatively close throughout, the Pistons pulled away in the fourth quarter by outscoring ...More..

Oil prices rise as Iran backs output cap; UAE expects positive impact
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Oil prices rise as Iran backs output cap; UAE expects positive impact

However, Saudi Arabia said yesterday that the deal depended on the cooperation of other big producers. ANKARA/DUBAI ( Reuters ) -  Iran  signaled on Wednesday it would take a tough line in talks among oil pro...More..

AT&T is using LTE to control drones from miles away
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

AT&T is using LTE to control drones from miles away

AT&T's IoT team and the AT&T Foundry innovation center in Palo Alto, Calif., will work with Intel to evaluate performance of the LTE network at higher altitudes and how it affects video streaming, transmit...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Obama to pay respects at court, won't attend Scalia funeral

A 2007 portrait of Scalia by artist Nelson Shanks will be displayed near the casket. He is survived by his wife, Maureen, nine children and 36 grandchildren. Burial plans have not been released. President B...More..

LG G5 Smartphone released with Slide-Out Battery and Snapdragon 820 - Specifications
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

LG G5 Smartphone released with Slide-Out Battery and Snapdragon 820 - Specifications

One camera has 75° Field of View (FoV) and 16MP sensor, the second camera is much wider, 135° and 8MP sensor. We're impressed with what the LG G5 offers on paper. Four colours - silver, gold, pink and "ti...More..

Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Oil clocks best day in 7 years on OPEC hopes

He also said that the increases in USA oil inventories, which have now topped 500 million barrels for the first time since 1930, will continue and may peak this year at 517 million barrels in April. Oil prices ...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Flint, Michigan's unsafe water cost the most in US

State regulators never required that the river water be treated to make it less corrosive, causing lead from plumbing and pipes to leach into the water supply. President Barack Obama declared a federal emergenc...More..

'CJ' the German Shorthaired Pointer Wins 'Best In Show' at Westminster
by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

'CJ' the German Shorthaired Pointer Wins 'Best In Show' at Westminster

Panda, a 2-year-old shih tzu , won best of the toy group on Monday. There's a new top dog in town; CJ the German short haired-pointer was named "Best in Show" Tuesday night at the 140th Westminster Kennel Cl...More..

by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

Bernie Sanders Concedes To Clinton In Nevada

Clinton won 64 percent of the Hispanic vote in Nevada in 2008, when she beat Barack Obama by 7 percentage points. And she took veiled swipes at  Sanders , saying that Americans "are right to be angry but we a...More..

Tesla Will Begin Taking Preorders on Its Make-or-Break Vehicle
by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

Tesla Will Begin Taking Preorders on Its Make-or-Break Vehicle

Those of you pining for a Tesla of your own: your wait might just have gotten a lot shorter. Those who plan to reserve the auto will have to pony up $1,000. Musk later noted that the company expects the first...More..

Crude Oil Rally Continues As Iran Hints At Deal
by | Saturday, February 20, 2016

Crude Oil Rally Continues As Iran Hints At Deal

Oil is down about 17% this year after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries abandoned output targets in early December and USA crude inventories swelled. However, following Iran's failure to commi...More..

by | Saturday, February 20, 2016

North Korea conducts artillery drill near sea border, South officials say

Obama consulted with Chinese President Xi Jinping after the January 6 nuclear test, and separately with the leaders of Japan and South Korea after the February 7 rocket launch to reaffirm the United States comm...More..

by | Saturday, February 20, 2016

Albert Woodfox, Last of 'Angola 3' Prisoners, to Be Released

He responded, "There's forces beyond your control, there's not a lot you can do". He died several days later. George Kendall , a lawyer for Albert Woodfox , told The Associated Press that Woodfox was expect...More..