Daily Archives: December 8, 2010

Mice created from two fathers via stem cell technology

At M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Texas, Dr. Richard Berhringer's stem cell technology research has led to mice offspring from two dads...
File photo of a litter of mice.

Money-making ideas | Ways to make extra money fast

Here are some simple ways to make extra money fast. If you are creative and enthusiastic about making extra money, you'll have fun doing it.
Blue snow shovel

BPA chemical found on money possibly transferred from receipts

A new study has found that not only is a low dose of BPA absorbed when you handle thermal receipts, but money may also carry the chemical...
Thermal Receipt

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Texas death penalty debate halted by appeals court

Appeals court has postponed arguments in the death penalty case of John Edward Green. However, the constitutionality question will not die.
A photograph of the Texas state flag.

Fortune Brands to split Jim Beam from Moen and Titleist

Fortune Brands, the owner of four very different businesses, is going to be splitting apart the big four because of pressure from an investor.
Jim Beam

Cr-48: The first Chrome OS notebook Google will produce

Google has made big waves with the announcement that the Cr-48 Chrome Notebook is in open beta. But consumers won't see it until next year.
A photo of a laptop computer running what the Google Chrome OS might look like.

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

US soldier Bowe Bergdahl, Taliban captive, seen on new video

A former Taliban captive says Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured in Afghanistan 16 months ago, is being kept alive for his propaganda value...
Bowe Bergdahl captured in afghanistan

Senate removes Federal Judge Porteous from the bench

Federal judge G. Thomas Porteous has been impeached and removed from office as a judge. He is the first judge to be impeached in 20 years...
Walter Nixon

Oregon man changes name to Captain Awesome

A 27-year-old from Eugene, Ore., Douglas Allen Smith, legally changed his name to Captain Awesome to honor a TV show character of that name.
Ryan McPartlin

Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

SpaceX conducts another flawless test of its Falcon 9 rocket

The second test flight of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket went perfectly and brought routine commercial spaceflight one step closer to reality.
launch of falcon 9 on initial test flight June 2010

Facebook numbers in status encouraging cryptic opinions

Anti-bullying activists are up in arms, but the Facebook numbers in status messages are a mostly harmless game that produces coded messages.
Numbers