(Steven Hayward) I don’t think I ever shared this story when it crossed the wires a few years back, but it came back up on my screen yesterday, and it’s just too good not to share with Power Line World. From the Associated Press inShow More Summary
What a heartbreaking thing to deal with! A Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 went missing during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and they think they may know what happened to it. According to the Associated Press, planes from the Vietnamese air force found two large oil slicks in the water, which are consistent with a plane [...]
Thirty-two-year-old Ebony Wilkerson’s three children were reportedly screaming for their lives when she drove a minivan into the ocean surf off Florida, the Associated Press reports.
The FBI has opened an investigation into one of the largest private prison operators over its management of an Idaho prison with a reputation for violence that inmates call it “gladiator school,” according the Associated Press.
An extra $10 million in available cap room has pumped some life into the annual players auction known as NFL free agency. According to a press release sent out by the NFL Players Association, the salary cap has been set at $133 million...Show More Summary
BREAKING: US employers shake off wintry weather, add 175K jobs; unemployment rises to 6.7 percent. — The Associated Press (@AP) March 7, 2014 We’ll have more on today’s job report later today on Making Sen$e. In the meantime, watch Paul...Show More Summary
We could be in for a big push from Nissan in the manufacturing realm if Vice President of US Sales and Marketing Fred Diaz has anything to say about it. Speaking to the Automotive Press Association recently, Diaz (above) expressed aShow More Summary
Did Newsweek pick the wrong guy for its big Bitcoin exposé? In an interview with The Associated Press, 64-year-old Temple City, Calif. resident Satoshi Nakamoto has denied that he ever heard of Bitcoin until his son mentioned it three weeks ago after getting a call from Newsweek. Show More Summary
[Dorian S. Nakamoto, the rumored creator of Bitcoin, denied any involvement in the virtual currency's development or market trading when questioned by the Associated Press. Image via AP] Read more...
An already thin Philadelphia Phillies starting rotation may be without Cole Hamels for a while. According to the Associated Press, via FOX Sports, the 30-year-old lefty, who got a late start on spring training because of bicep tendinitis...Show More Summary
Temple City resident Dorian S. Nakamoto—identified by Newsweek as the long-unknown inventor of Bitcoin—told the Associated Press that “he had never heard of Bitcoin until his son told him he had been contacted by a reporter three weeks ago.” Read more...
In another bizarre twist to today's bombshell Newsweek story on Bitcoin, California man Satoshi Nakamoto is now denying he created bitcoin. "In an exclusive two-hour interview with The Associated Press, Dorian S. Nakamoto, 64, said he...Show More Summary
Fair winds, and clean harbors. Article here, more here. Pete Seeger in 1975, protesting the dumping of PCBs in the Hudson River, sang to a group of children as the sloop Clearwater rode at anchor. Photo: Associated Press
Following a bizarre chase through Los Angeles and into the elevator of an Associated Press bureau, engineer Satoshi Nakamoto denied being the creator of Bitcoin, contradicting a major Newsweek story published this morning. Read more...
The Associated Press reports that His Holiness the Dalai Lama said a prayer in the U.S. Senate today. This is good; the U.S. Senate needs all the help it can get.... Read Full Post
Via the Associated Press: The staged arrests of pastors in front of their congregations in northeast Ohio got a surprising reaction for one sheriff. Videos of the mock arrests posted online brought a wave of criticism for the Summit County Sheriff’s office from people who thought the deputies really were interrupting church services to make arrests. Show More Summary
Mary sends us a link to the Associated Press about Adagun Moshood Olalekan who was indicted on four counts of wire fraud in Saint Louis this week related to a scam to defraud women posing as a widower sole-parent soldier; Investigators say he set up fake online profiles from September through last month, including one […]
The Associated Press reports that four men were lashed in a Nigeria courtroom today after a Sharia tribunal convicted them of homosexual acts. The four were among dozens caught in a wave of arrests after Nigeria strengthened its criminal penalties for homosexuality with the new Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act in January. Show More Summary
This morning Telmetrics put out a “momentum” press release touting the growth of its call-tracking solutions. I used it as an occasion to catch up with company president Bill Dinan. We discussed a wide range of issues associated with online advertising and attribution challenges in a multiscreen environment. Dinan argued that calls were becoming the […]
Associated Press The unsealed indictment of three former leaders of the shuttered law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP describes how its leaders allegedly took increasingly desperate measures to conceal the firm's downward spiral. Below areShow More Summary