Burbia's Blog – August 2011 Archive (83)

AT&T surprised by Justice Department antitrust suit over T-Mobile deal

August 31, 2011 | 10:30 am…

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Mel Gibson to pay mother of his toddler $750,000

August 31, 2011 | 12:03 pm

Oksana Grigorieva and Mel Gibson



 

Actor-director Mel Gibson will pay the mother of his toddler daughter $750,000 under a settlement disclosed Wednesday that allows her and the child to remain in their Sherman Oaks…

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Liquor board debuts supersize store in West Seattle

The state liquor board is modernizing its retail operations while voters consider whether to abolish its role selling alcohol.

Seattle Times business reporter…

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Government sues to block AT&T, T-Mobile merger

The Justice Department filed suit Wednesday to block AT&T's $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile USA on grounds that it would raise prices for consumers.

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Inside the spy unit that NYPD says doesn't exist

NYPD monitored where Muslims ate, shopped, prayed

NEW YORK (AP) — From an office on the Brooklyn waterfront in the months after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, New York Police Department officials and a veteran CIA officer built an intelligence-gathering program with an ambitious goal: to map the region's ethnic communities and…

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University of the People Open Courses, Nearly Free



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Students using a University of the People computer center in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, one of three set up after the earthquake there in early 2010.

After the earthquake in Haiti destroyed much of the country’s higher-education infrastructure, the University…

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Is Homeland Security spending paying off?

A decade after the Sept. 11 attacks, federal and state governments are doling out about $75 billion a year on domestic security. Whether the spending spree has been worth it is the subject of increasing debate.

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The Burbank Police Department deploys a BearCat armored vehicle to a standoff. Hundreds of the vehicles have been purchased with federal money across the country. (Roger Wilson, Glendale News…

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New pain-management rules leave patients hurting

























Washington state's ambitious new pain-management rules are meant to curb prescription-drug overdose deaths, but some doctors and clinics are just saying no to narcotic pain medications, leaving pain patients with little relief.…

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Steve Jobs to remain on Walt Disney Co. board, report says



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Steve Jobs will remain on the Walt Disney Co.'s board of directors, after resigning as Apple's CEO on Wednesday, according to a report.

Upon officially stepping down from his post as Apple's chief executive this week, Jobs was named…

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U.K. government not seeking to close social media in riots

 
Police officers in riot gear guard detain a man after shops were looted in Birmingham, central England, August 8, 2011.
 

Police officers in riot gear guard detain a man after shops were looted in Birmingham, central England, August 8, 2011.

Photograph by: Darren Staples, REUTERS…

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Vaccine Cleared Again as Autism Culprit

Yet another panel of scientists has found no evidence that a popular vaccine causes…

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C.I.A. Demands Cuts in Book About 9/11 and Terror Fight



Ali H. Soufan, left, who as an F.B.I. agent spent years near the center of battle with Al Qaeda.

 

WASHINGTON — In what amounts to a fight over who gets to…

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Dick Cheney says memoir will have heads 'exploding'



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U.S. Official Warns About China’s Military Buildup

WASHINGTON — The pace and scope of…

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Hospital in China fends off angry mob

In the latest incident involving violence by families of deceased patients, a hospital staff in Nanchang fights back. Some say the protests are a ploy for money.



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Idaho professor kills student in murder-suicide, police say

August 24, 2011 |  6:56 pm…

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Microsoft gets social with China's Renren

US software giant Microsoft will team up with Renren to integrate their social-networking services in China, the companies announced Wednesday.

US software…

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WTC memorial guide of names debuts as iPhone app

(AP) -- The arrangement of nearly 3,000 names at the World Trade Center memorial is now available as a free iPhone app.

The guide to the names was placed online in May. It will be available on electronic kiosks when the memorial opens next month, on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. It includes biographical information about each of the victims.

The names are inscribed on bronze parapets where the towers stood.

Memorial President Joe Daniels…

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US approves Botox for bladder control

August 24, 2011

The face-freezing pharmaceutical injection Botox gained another medical use on Wednesday when the US government approved it for use in some patients with overactive bladder.

The new application was given the nod by the US Food and Drug Administration to treat people with multiple sclerosis or spinal cord injury who suffer from…

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Dick Cheney had secret resignation letter



WASHINGTON | Wed Aug 24, 2011 6:17pm EDT



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