| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:39 AM
Sensitive financial and healthcare information is stored on Web browsers, making it easily accessible to hackers, a new analysis has found.
Web browsers – Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Internet Explorer – often save images and other content on...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Two years ago in December, Visa, MasterCard and PayPal cut off all financial services to WikiLeaks. This left the controversial website blocked off from accepting online donations — a state of affairs that did not sit well with members of the...
| 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...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Tickets are on sale now for the annual La Caņada Spring Home Tour, which this year takes place on Friday, May 3 and features local properties in a variety of architectural styles.
“We have four terrific homes lined up for our guests to tour this...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 10:42 PM
Chloe, an 85-pound Irish wolfhound, is built like a pony, but the legs that support her splay out at an odd angle.
The Aberdeen Area Humane Society is raising money to pay for a $7,000 surgery that is scheduled for Thursday.
It's unknown if her legs...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:40 AM
It was appropriate that they stamped our hands with smiley faces as we arrived at the Spaghetti for Ella fundraising event in Cementon Sunday evening. What I saw there put a big smile on my face, and I know I wasn't alone.
I did a blog post last week...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:47 PM
We're warning you of yet another scam going on in our hometowns.
Roanoke Police say there's a PayPal phishing scam going around through e-mail.
It says your payment transaction was processed, and includes a "log in" link to see the details.
| May 28, 2013
| 8:51 PM
NEW YORK — In what was described as the biggest-ever international money-laundering scheme, a federal grand jury has indicted a company on criminal charges that it used "virtual" currency to launder more than $6 billion in ill-gotten gains....
| May 29, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department. Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets.
These reports are designed to give you an idea of what residents and police are...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:44 PM
I opened up my computer on Wednesday evening intending to play "Criminal Case" when a pop-up ad for Weight Watchers took over the screen. I would have clicked through it but for some crazy reason the word "sale" flashing over and over tricked me into...
| May 17, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The New America of George Packer's ambitious history, "The Unwinding," is a morally compromised patchwork of failed institutions, Ponzi schemes, bankruptcies, foreclosures, ignorance and fear.
But it is also a country where idealism still exists, and...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:38 AM
Imperial County firefighters responded to a brush fire north of Holtville at the intersection of the Highline Canal and Hartshorn Road at 8 a.m. Sunday.
It burned about 10 acres, said Capt. Charlie Seaman, and took a little more than four hours to put...