| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Friends of a Corona del Mar Middle School teacher whose wife recently died are raising money to help her three children pay for school and other expenses.
Katina Moody Brude, 39, died July 12 following a three-year battle with cancer. Her husband, Chris...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:20 AM
A trio of former Pomona College students are declaring war on the password, and they’re enlisting consumers to put pressure on technology companies to adopt a more secure log-in process.
Brennen Byrne, Mark Hudnall and Jesse Pollak through their...
| Jun 23, 2013
There are 140 or so miles of highway between the heart of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It's not the most exciting stretch of road unless you look at it as an asphalt umbilical cord.
Coming to terms with the fact that its...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The beer guys of South Florida will show their soft side this Saturday, July 6, at M.I.A. Brewing Company's Hop Into Action fundraiser benefiting a pair of newborn twins from Orlando who lost their mother shortly after birth.
Local brewers and beer...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:35 AM
After months of watching the uprising in Syria, spreading support through social media and raising money to offset the suffering, Dr. Hassan Masri thought he understood the devastation that that revolution has brought to his parents' homeland.
| Jun 27, 2013
A growing band of young evangelists believe the virtual currency bitcoin is the economic future. But how long before regulation catches up with them? My goal is to get rich,” says Jonathan Mohan, blunt as you like. Given that the 23-year-old...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
PayPal says it is preparing for a new future—one beyond this planet.
The EBay Inc.-owned online payment service announced this week that it launched PayPal Galactic, an initiative that aims to decipher, along with the scientific community, just...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:11 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
On June 24 a school employee at Highcrest School reported that someone turned off the air conditioner units on the roof of the school. This led to a walk in freezer and cooler failing...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Former Rep. Scott Plakon, a Longwood Republican who lost a nasty race to Democrat Karen Castor Dentel last fall, has been in the Capitol this week watching lawmakers rush to pass a ban on Internet cafes in the wake of a federal...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
“The Bachelor” doesn’t have a great track record when it comes to forming lasting relationships. But show creator Mike Fleiss and host Chris Harrison are hoping that their new venture will inspire more meaningful love connections....
| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:08 PM
A Windber man faces a preliminary hearing Monday on charges he stole more than $60,000 from a Somerset County nonprofit he felt wasn't paying him enough, according to police.
Justin Michael Wirick, 26, of Graham Avenue, is charged with felony counts of...