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Bosses Find Part-Time Workers Can Come With Full-Time Headaches
Some fast-food franchisees are rethinking putting workers on part-time status to avoid having to provide them with health insurance. The bus
Aviation Scribe Robert F. Dorr Soars Toward His Own Sunset
Robert F. Dorr was a teenager when he became a military writer. Just 16 years old and a high-school student, he got an opinion piece into th
Lawyer brilliantly bites township trying to shut his client's site
Sometimes, cease-and-desist letters are mere morsels of intimidation, their legal grounds swamps. One lawyer decided that the accuser, West
2 planes hit one another during air racing training in Reno, pilots not ...
Two pilots escaped uninjured Thursday when their small planes hit one another as they were flying during air racing training at Reno Stead A
Chicago Sun-Times lays off entire photo staff: switches to freelancers: ...
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Sorry, but bringing back the Start menu won't help Windows 8 | ZDNet
There are plenty of legitimate concerns about the Windows 8 interface. But if you think the removal of the Start menu is the root cause of t
Non Profits Suffer From Air Show Cancellations | Aero-News Network
Boy Scouts Among Those Who Routinely Count On Such Events As Fundraisers How many times have you gone to an air show and found that the youn
Does Moore, Okla., Have the Worst Tornado History of any American City?
A massive tornado struck the city of Moore, Okla., on Monday, killing dozens of people, with many still missing. Before Monday’s disaster, t
Survey of 12,000 studies finds strong agreement on climate change
We already knew 97% of climate scientists backed the scientific consensus.
Don't have access to Google Glass? Try a simulation
Mobile developer Mutual Mobile lets people pretend they own the wearable tech with a prototyping tool that simulates the view of Glass. Read
With 10 patterns, U.S. military branches out on camouflage front
A decade ago, the military had just two kinds of camouflage uniforms; now each service branch has its own.
A Decade of Explosions: What Mythbusters Taught Me | Guest Blog, Scienti...
When the first episode of Mythbusters aired in 2003, I couldn’t drive a car. I couldn’t see a R-rated movie. I was 14-years old and I ...
Mobile technology: The amazing impact on our lives | ZDNet
When we think of mobile technology we usually think of processors, apps, and gadgets. That's fun to do, but it's more important we stop and
Apple versus Microsoft: the ticker tape tells the tale | ZDNet
If all you ever read is the tech press, you probably think Microsoft is doomed, and you probably can't understand why Apple's stock has plun
Mechanical woes delay hundreds of Allegiant travelers
Nov. 29--Allegiant Air planned to make a big splash in the Hawaii market this month with five new routes from four mainland cities. But it t
'The sun will still rise tomorrow': NZ MP hits out at anti-gay marriage ...
MP Maurice Williamson used science and common sense to defend New Zealand's gay marriage bill from 'fire and brimstone' in a speech to Parli