| Sep 14, 2012
| 11:48 AM
[This post contains major Breaking Bad spoilers. Do not read unless you are completely caught up with the show.]
Breaking Bad’s first half of season 5 ended in dramatic fashion, with Hank finally putting the pieces together and realizing that...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:24 PM
About 1,000 Baltimore-area residents are expected to receive thousands of dollars each under a landmark $175 million settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and Wells Fargo over accusations of discriminatory lending practices.
Under the terms...
| Jul 17, 2012
If you own an LCD TV or computer monitor, you could be in for a refund.
Makers of LCD screens have agreed to settlements totaling more than one billion dollars in a price fixing case.
The class action case focuses on items sold between 1999 and 2006....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Four Central Indiana residents have been indicted in connection with a gun and drug smuggling ring that federal investigators say operated in Indiana.
According to the indictment, the suspects smuggled guns, including assault rifles, out of Indiana in...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:50 AM
What’s the deal with gas prices?
Our Sunday school class of adult seniors has been discussing the gas prices in Petoskey. Over the years there has been a trend of prices above the average and what bothers us even more that all the stations...
| Jun 3, 2012
Illegal drugs by the tons are smuggled into California each year by sea, by land and by air. Cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine and heroin are either produced in or pass through Mexico, where 50,000 people have been killed in the last six years in an...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:48 AM
WASHINGTON -- As officials warn of more Secret Service resignations as soon as Friday stemming from a prostitute scandal in Colombia, one of the former agents allegedly involved joked on Facebook that he checked out former vice presidential candidate...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:40 PM
The argument for increasing oil production in the U.S. to decrease gas prices at the pump has sparked passionate debate, but it undervalues the influence of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
In recent years, OPEC has shown an...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 8:05 AM
If you’ve ever lusted after unused items in a friend’s closet, here’s your chance.
Threadflip, a San Francisco start-up that launched this week, aims to give users a new way to discover, buy and sell fashion. The site's users can upload...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:17 PM
We can put men on the moon. We can make computers small enough to carry around in our pockets. But we can't make a razor blade that stays sharp longer than a week?
It sounds trivial. But the utter lack of progress on the razor front raises fundamental...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 7:16 AM
The crew members aboard the USS Underwood could see through their night goggles what was happening on the fleeing go-fast boat: Someone was dumping bales.
When the Navy guided-missile frigate later dropped anchor in Panamanian waters on that sunny August...