Silicon Valley is escalating pressure on president Barack Obama to curb the US government surveillance programmes that sweep up personal information from the internet and threaten the technology industry's ...
SANTA FE >> New Mexico expects strong enough revenue growth to allow for a possible 5 percent budget increase next year for public education and other government programs, according to a financial forecast Monday that will guide spending decisions during the ... FULL ARTICLE AT Alamogordo Daily News, N.M
Two NYC pedestrians were killed by motorists over the weekend. One of the victims was a senior; the other was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the City Council district represented by Eric Ulrich, where at least five pedestrians have ... FULL ARTICLE AT Topix
Veteran DAP leader Lim Kit Siang said the silence of the Education Minister over the country's declining education standards was due to the absence of "concrete plans” to improve the situation.
Lim criticised Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin for not ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
Highlights of legislation that received final congressional approval on Monday from the Senate prohibiting undetectable plastic firearms.—What the bill does: Extends for 10 more years the ban against guns that are not visible by the type of metal detectors ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
Quad/Graphics Inc. co-founder Betty Quadracci (kwahd-RAH'-chee) has died at her home in Wisconsin. She was 75.The printing company says Quadracci died Monday, surrounded by family. The company didn't provide details on the cause of death.Quadracci ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle