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Bernie Madoff became an infamous individual a decade ago for running what appears to be the largest Ponzi scheme in United States (and possibly world) history. At some point his investment program stopped operating as a normal investment vehicle and… more »
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Apr 22 2018 11:36 am  
04/22/18  
What we know about the alleged SunTrust data breach On April 20, SunTrust Bank announced that an insider may have stolen records on 1,500,000 customers with the criminal intent of sharing them outside the organization. The bank first became aware of the… more »
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Apr 21 2018 10:07 am  
04/21/18  
...First, as much as the authors insist that previous examples of socialism were not “really” socialist, none of them can tell us what exactly they would do differently. Rather than providing at least a rough outline of how “their” version of socialism… more »
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Apr 20 2018 10:44 am  
04/20/18  
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump criticized OPEC on Friday for output curbs that have helped raise global oil prices and said “artificially” high prices would not be accepted, drawing rebukes from oil-producing countries as prices… more »
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Apr 20 2018 08:44 am  
04/20/18  
Facebook has finally responded to requests to stop tracking users for advertising. But they aren’t going to. Instead, Facebook is going to force all of those who continue to use their social media service to accept being tracked around the internet.… more »
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Apr 19 2018 06:28 pm  
04/19/18  
SALINAS, Calif. - A Salinas woman pleaded guilty to conspiring to file fraudulent claims for income tax refunds for more than $9.7 million. According to the United States Department of Justice, 43-year-old Ana Bajo conspired with others to get personal… more »
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Apr 19 2018 06:25 pm  
04/19/18  
Venezuela arrested two Chevron employees in Caracas Monday on trumped up charges of corruption. On the surface, the act looks just plain insane: Venezuela's oil industry has cratered into a heap of rubble. Production of oil has fallen to 1949 levels,… more »
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Apr 19 2018 04:49 pm  
04/19/18  
With policy like this, it wasn’t a surprise when the FBI reported in September that violent crime was up in California for the second straight year. Housing and wage crises are also gripping the used-to-be Golden State. It’s now undeniable that liberal… more »
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Mar 31 2018 07:59 am  
03/31/18  
Tax reform may not be generating the drumbeat of positive headlines that it once was, but the progress and successes it has created continue to pile up. Walgreens has affirmed a $100 million investment in raising employees' wages thanks to the… more »
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Mar 30 2018 02:48 pm  
03/30/18  
If making snowflakes melt was a competition, one Canadian chef would have just taken home the gold. The owner of a Toronto restaurant responded to “animal rights” protesters who had demonstrated outside his business for several days by cutting a fresh… more »
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Mar 29 2018 07:05 pm  
03/29/18  
Dylan Curran downloaded all of the data stored on him by Facebook and Google Google's data archive was almost ten times larger than scandal hit Facebook's It dated back to 2008 and revealed a level of detail that shocked the IT expert He laid out the… more »
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Mar 29 2018 06:08 pm  
03/29/18  
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to testify before Congress about the company’s privacy practices in coming weeks, according to a person familiar with the matter. This person spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to… more »
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Mar 29 2018 10:15 am  
03/29/18  
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tesla Inc shares fell sharply again Wednesday, reeling from a credit downgrade by Moody's Investors Service, federal probes of a fatal crash and concerns about Model 3 production. On Tuesday, Tesla tumbled 8.2 percent to its lowest… more »
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Mar 29 2018 09:50 am  
03/29/18  
The data Google has on you can fill millions of Word documents Google offers an option to download all of the data it stores about you. I’ve requested to download it and the file is 5.5GB big, which is roughly 3m Word documents. Manage to gain access to… more »
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Mar 28 2018 02:15 pm  
03/28/18  
Elections: Facebook now faces myriad legal actions for its apparent misuse of private data on its members. But one possible legal problem that isn't getting any attention involves whether Facebook (F made, and the Obama campaign accepted, illegal… more »
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Mar 28 2018 01:59 pm  
03/28/18  
U.S. economic growth slowed less than previously estimated in the fourth quarter as the biggest gain in consumer spending in three years partially offset the drag from a jump in imports. Gross domestic product expanded at a 2.9 percent annual rate in… more »
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Mar 28 2018 01:35 pm  
03/28/18  
This is fantastic if it follows through. So far it has only been introduced but now is the time to call your congress critters and tell them to back this. This appears to be a serious return to the Gold Standard. This would be a very important more… more »
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Mar 28 2018 01:26 pm  
03/28/18  
Minimum Wage: Once again, another city self-righteously imposes a minimum-wage hike on private employers. And once again, it finds out it's a business- and job-killer — and only boosts pay for a handful of people. This time it's the Big Apple, New York,… more »
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Sep 08 2017 07:10 am  
09/08/17  
This week, President Trump showed once again that, unlike his predecessor, he reads the fine print, and is not swayed by the unscientific blather of the internationalists who use fine talk to cover power-grabbing, anti-Americanism, and corruption. He… more »
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Jun 14 2017 08:40 pm  
06/14/17  
Americans are split in their support of recent science marches and whether these events will make a difference, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. Some 44% of US adults think the protests, marches, and demonstrations will boost public… more »
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May 16 2017 09:22 am  
05/16/17  
Let's lay out the parameters for a bill, a fairly-modest update to my two previous missives on this point here and here (note the dates) and which can be easily turned into formal legislative language: •All providers must post, in their offices and on a… more »
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May 16 2017 09:02 am  
05/16/17  
A politically embattled President Trump is under pressure to reverse his campaign promise to finally bring U.S. troops home and instead commit to open-ended wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria __ The two top national security officials in the Trump… more »
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May 15 2017 06:22 am  
05/15/17  
Clinton’s rhetoric about helping the poor also turned off the WWC: The have-a-littles disdain the have-nots. Working people in the middle are proud of their discipline and resent the spongers they perceive as being rewarded for having none. They don’t… more »
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May 14 2017 04:49 pm  
05/14/17  
It has been said that there should be a two-term limit for Congress: One in office, the next in jail. Indeed, that arraignment — er, arrangement — would have served voters far better than allowing Congresswoman Corrine Brown to fleece Florida and the… more »
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May 14 2017 04:42 pm  
05/14/17  
If you're wondering where the Washington, D.C., swamp is being drained as promised, look no further than the Federal Communications Commission and intrepid new Chairman Ajit Pai. For eight long years, the Obama administration circumvented our… more »
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May 14 2017 04:30 pm  
05/14/17  
The “accidental hero” who halted the global spread of an unprecedented ransomware attack by registering a garbled domain name hidden in the malware has warned the attack could be rebooted. *snip* ...the spread of the attack was brought to a sudden halt… more »
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May 13 2017 04:25 pm  
05/13/17  
The “accidental hero” who halted the global spread of an unprecedented ransomware attack by registering a garbled domain name hidden in the malware has warned the attack could be rebooted. *snip* ...the spread of the attack was brought to a sudden halt… more »
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May 13 2017 04:24 pm  
05/13/17  
An excerpt from one of former President Barack Obama's previously unpublished law school papers revealed he believed the American dream was to be like Donald Trump, although he called such a goal "unfounded optimism." At age 29, Obama wrote a… more »
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May 13 2017 10:53 am  
05/13/17  
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