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

Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

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

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

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

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

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

The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

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