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California Drought: Bad in 2014, Worse in 2015

Experts say the state's severe drought is on track to cause an economic loss of roughly $3 billion in 2015up from about $2.2 billion last year.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:35:11 GMT
As Oceans Become Killing Field, Fish We Eat Dwindle

Thanks to giant trawlers armed with technology and massive nets, the seas are running low on the fish we like to eat, like halibut and cod.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:00:10 GMT
A Snowmageddon for Air Travelers? Not so Much

Airline flight cancellations have already cost American passengers some $2.2 billion this winter. Still, last winter the price tag was almost double.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:37:22 GMT
13 Million Hit by ID Thieves in U.S. Last Year

ID theft down in 2014, but still a 'significant' problem, report says.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:43:44 GMT
Growing Billionaires List Welcomes MJ to Its Ranks

Michael Jordan joined the likes of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in the swelling ranks of the world's billionaires, according to Forbes' annual list.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:44:58 GMT
Lumber Liquidators 'Stands by Every Plank.' Should You?

Allegedly tainted flooring has left Lumber Liquidators customers feeling as if the rug has been pulled out from under them.






Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:41:00 GMT
And the Secret to a Strong Password Is...

A strong password can take many shapes and sizes, but one of the best way to thwart a hacker is to make your password long. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:35:06 GMT
The Secret to a Strong Password: Length

A strong password can take many shapes and sizes, but one of the best way to thwart a hacker is to make your password long. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:35:06 GMT
Nasdaq Closes Above 5,000 for First Time Since 2000

The last time the tech-laden Nasdaq stock index hit 5,000, Bill Clinton occupied the White House.






Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:55:36 GMT
High-Tech Demand Puts Automakers on Horns of Dilemma

While studies have shown motorists are demanding the latest digital tech in new vehicles, other studies say these systems have become troublesome.






Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:27:12 GMT
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