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The Google ‘Not Provided’ Problem Isn’t Getting Any Better The Google ‘Not Provided’ Problem Isn’t Getting Any Better
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About two years ago, Google launched SSL Search on Google.com as the default for signed in users, as a measure to protect user privacy. This encrypted search meant not providing keyword search data through analytics to websites that these users …

Riverside Explosion Destroys House in California Riverside Explosion Destroys House in California

(image) On Friday at 4:18AM, the fire station in the Southern California city of Riverside got a call about an explosion that leveled a house and shook the earth on Cochise Drive. The irruption was so powerful that it ended …

Pakistan’s Idle Hangmen May Return to Work Pakistan’s Idle Hangmen May Return to Work
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“The prison hangman loitered in a Lahore graveyard…” sounds like the beginning to a great novel. Rather, it’s the first line of the New York Times feature on Pakistani hangman Sabir Masih, who has been idle since Pakistani President Asif …

Zubin Mehta Concert Promotes “Message of Peace” Zubin Mehta Concert Promotes “Message of Peace”

Indian-born conductor Zubin Mehta lived a dream Saturday, conducting a concert in Indian-administered Kashmir. Maestro Mehta directed the Bavarian State Orchestra in a German Embassy-sponsored concert attended by almost 2,000 guests. This is the first cultural event of such magnitude …

Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka: Who Wants It More? Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka: Who Wants It More?

It’s that time again, time for the U.S. Open women’s final and Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka are ready to go at it. Both women have proven themselves a worthy opponent for the other, but only one will win. It …

Tony Abbott PM-elect party wins Australian elections Tony Abbott PM-elect party wins Australian elections

Australians learned election results Saturday and it was an overwhelming victory for the conservative opposition party. Early Sunday reports indicated the coalition would win a clear majority of 88 out of the 150 House of Representative seats. Labor would probably …

Harvard Freshmen Cheated: How Many Really Do It? Harvard Freshmen Cheated: How Many Really Do It?
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Harvard is a very prestigious school that students have to work hard to be accepted into. Once in, they are expected to perform well academically and morally, but how many are really doing their best at both? According to a …

Buckingham Palace: Arrests Made in Burglary Attempt Buckingham Palace: Arrests Made in Burglary Attempt

After a trespassing incident on Monday night at Buckingham Palace, officers have made two arrests. And it seems these two men weren’t just trying to sneak a peak at the royal family, mainly because none of them were there at …

Kristin Cavallari Fined For Driving Without Illinois License Kristin Cavallari Fined For Driving Without Illinois License
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Kristin Cavallari, former “The Hills” and “Laguna Beach” starlet and new wife to Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler, was “escorted” to a Chicago police station for driving without an Illinois license on Friday. Cavallari was required to post $150 bail …

Tough Mudder: How Tough Are You? Tough Mudder: How Tough Are You?

Unique events have become popular over the last few years. It seems like there is a new style of 5K run or obstacle course popping up every weekend. Maybe it’s because more people want to get into shape, maybe it’s …

Moon Mission Launch: NASA’s LADEE, A Success Moon Mission Launch: NASA’s LADEE, A Success
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Yesterday, NASA launched a new moon probe, which has the technical name of Lunar Atmospheric Environment Explorer (LADEE). It was launched late on Friday night, September 6, and lived up to all of the hype and then more. The probe …

Angelina Jolie Set To Receive Honorary Oscar Angelina Jolie Set To Receive Honorary Oscar
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For all of the work that Angelina Jolie does for others around the world, she is finally being recognized for it. She is scheduled to receive a honorary Oscar for her Humanitarian work, along with Steve Martin and Angela Lansbury. …

Host City 2020 Olympics Will Be Tokyo, Japan Host City 2020 Olympics Will Be Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo will be sports fans’ destination for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympics Games. The International Olympic Committee selected Japan’s capital city today, home to over 36,000 people. Tokyo last hosted the games in 1964. This round they used the slogan, …

Arsenic in Rice: Levels are Safe, According to FDA Arsenic in Rice: Levels are Safe, According to FDA
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The FDA is receiving criticism after releasing a report stating that the inorganic arsenic level found in rice is too low to cause any short-terms risks. According to the FDA, arsenic levels have been monitored for more than 20 years …

Bruno Mars To Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show, Insiders Say Bruno Mars To Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show, Insiders Say

Bruno Mars, the 27-year-old pop sensation known for his slew of No. 1 hits, is rumored to be headlining the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVIII in February. Insiders expect an official announcement to be made in New York tomorrow. …

Princess Diana: Biopic Star Naomi Watts Takes Heat Princess Diana: Biopic Star Naomi Watts Takes Heat
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The biopic is simply titled Diana and it premiered Thursday to controversy that probably ought to have been expected. The star portraying the iconic princess of Wales is Naomi Watts, and Watts seems to be catching most of the lightening. …

Baltimore Ravens Struggle In Week 1 Loss To Broncos Baltimore Ravens Struggle In Week 1 Loss To Broncos

Baltimore Ravens, the defending Super Bowl champs, simply failed to show up and impress their fans during the first game of the NFL season. The Ravens played the Broncos in Denver and nothing seemed to go right, from the start …

Apple Injunction Issued Over e-Book Price Fixing Apple Injunction Issued Over e-Book Price Fixing

Weeks of litigation ended this week when the Department of Justice issued Apple Inc. an injunction in the e-books antitrust case. The injunction will last for five-years, starting in early October. It is accompanied by an External Compliance Monitor; the …

Piper Perabo Is Engaged To Boyfriend Stephen Kay Piper Perabo Is Engaged To Boyfriend Stephen Kay

It looks like congratulations are in order to yet another celebrity couple. Piper Perabo is an actress who is known most recently for her role in the television series Covert Affairs. Before Covert Affairs premiered, she gained a lot of …

Brain-eating Amoeba Claims a 4-year-old’s Life Brain-eating Amoeba Claims a 4-year-old’s Life
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Parents will want to hold their little ones tighter after learning of how a 4-year-old contracted a deadly brain infection doing something their kids do every summer–playing on a water toy. The child’s identity hasn’t been released, but it has …

Giant Volcano Discovered in Pacific Ocean- What Took Them So Long? Giant Volcano Discovered in Pacific Ocean- What Took Them So Long?

It’s always nice to read about a new discovery, especially one as big as the volcano found in the Pacific Ocean. One of the things that makes this discovery so fascinating is that it has been hidden for so long. …

Pillsbury Recalls Cinnamon Rolls- They’re Soft, They’re Sweet, They’re Plastic? Pillsbury Recalls Cinnamon Rolls- They’re Soft, They’re Sweet, They’re Plastic?
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There is nothing like biting into a hot and gooey cinnamon roll that is fresh out of the oven. If you have recently purchased any Pillsbury cinnamon rolls, you might bite of more than you can chew, literally. General Mills …

Carrie Underwood Falls, Jokes About It On Twitter Carrie Underwood Falls, Jokes About It On Twitter

Carrie Underwood continues to be making headlines this week. First her husband is bitten by a chipmunk and this time, she has a dramatic fall on stage during her performance in Corpus Christi, Texas. She is also scheduled to sing …

Abraxane, approved by FDA to treat Pancreatic Cancer Abraxane, approved by FDA to treat Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is ranked the fourth most fatal cancer in the U.S. Out of 45,000 patients diagnosed in 2013, 38,000 will die from it according to the National Cancer Institute. Surgery is the best option to permanently remove or cure …