Ore. smokejumpers skydive into illegal pot garden A team of smokejumpers parachuting into a fire in the mountains of Southern Oregon landed in an illegal marijuana garden being prepared for growing season. The six smokejumpers from a base in Redmond found the site Monday evening, when there was a rash of lightning strikes. More
Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Shell offers $51 million to settle Nigerian oil spills claim, but will pay much more Despite all of the bluster, Shell settled all of the claims mentioned in the press statement and all other subsequent court actions we brought against the company, including two libel actions ... damages caused.” In a judgment delivered by Mr Justice ... 06/20/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Spate of Multi-Million Suits Against Media Datuk Abdul Aziz Ishak, over his (Nallakaruppan's) derogatory remarks in a statement published on the front page of Utusan Malaysia on March 20. Current status: All three defendants ordered to respond to the libel suit by May 15. 05/8/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Happy 2nd birthday… and thanks a million The UKHRB team have worked tirelessly to comment on and summarise recent case law, often within a few days, if not hours, of a judgment being published ... certainly led to me meeting some fantastic co-bloggers and campaigners, and I am now regularly ... 04/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
A $2.5 Million Libel Judgment Brings the Question: Are Bloggers Journalists? That was the headline on a conservative blog following a $2.5 million judgment this month against blogger Crystal Cox in a defamation case tried in federal court in Oregon. It’s a case followed closely in both the blogosphere and in the traditional media ... 12/22/2011 - 7:16 pm | View Link
University Sues Former Investment Officer Thomas Kannam for $3 Million The University filed its suit in the Middletown Superior Court on November 24, requesting a hearing which could force Kannam to put aside a $3 million pre-judgment remedy that would be paid to the University if it eventually wins its case. There was no pub ... 12/10/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
Congressional Budget Office (CBO) The Highway Trust Fund and the Treatment of Surface Transportation Programs in the Federal Budget. Spending from the Highway Trust Fund exceeds its revenues. 08/1/2014 - 5:21 am | View Website
Dont Go Greek Blog » Blog Archive » Why I Left Elevation ... Creflo Dollar Says CHRISTIANS Have 3 YEARS LEFT To GET RICH! (wealth transfer/debt cancellation) I added this video, because it shows you how far people can go with ... 08/1/2014 - 12:28 am | View Website
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The new Typo 2 keyboard case. It now looks kind of like a BlackBerry instead of exactly like a BlackBerry.
Remember Typo, the company co-founded by entertainer and tech luminary Ryan Seacrest that began selling a suspiciously BlackBerry-like keyboard case for the iPhone earlier this year? Typo is back with a new iteration called the Typo 2, which takes the same idea and implements it in a way that hopefully won't make a certain Canadian smartphone manufacturer feel litigious.
The original Typo keyboard looked so much like BlackBerry's that BlackBerry sued in January, and by March it had won a preliminary injunction banning Typo from selling the accessory.
Big discounts are putting some sizzle in summer auto sales.
General Motors, Ford, Nissan and Chrysler all reported big gains as the major automakers reported July sales Friday.
Industry sales were expected to rise 5 percent to 1.4 million, according to J. D. Power and Associates.
U. S. construction spending fell in June by the largest amount in more than three years as housing, non-residential construction and government spending all weakened.
The Commerce Department says construction spending dropped 1.8 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising by a revised 0.8 percent in May.