January 2014 Archive

Washington Man Survives Going Through Wood Chipper

(CBS SEATTLE) – A Longview man is recovering from serious injuries after he was trapped and sent through a shredding wood chipper machine at work.

Government shuts down 11-year-old’s cupcake business

(Daily Caller) - The government has pulled the plug on an 11-year-old Illinois baker’s oven.

Man Tries To Rob Hallmark Store – With Greeting Card

(CBS) – Here’s a cheerful greeting card idea: “Give me all the money or I will kill you.”

FAA Stops Beer Drone Delivery

(Breitbart) - The Lakemaid micro brewery started delivering beer to ice fishers using drones, at least until the FAA coldly shut their operation down.

Experts Warn Of ‘Caffeine Use Disorder’

(CBS DC) – A new study has found that more people are dependent on caffeine to the point experts are issuing a “caffeine use disorder” warning.

Argentinians horde US dollars, supplies amid economic turmoil

(AP) - Consumer prices are soaring, the treasury is running low on foreign currency and the peso has had its sharpest slide in 12 years.

Zuckerberg Gains $3.2 Billion as Facebook Soars on Mobile

(Bloomberg) - Facebook Inc.’s three billionaire co-founders added $4.5 billion to their collective net worth yesterday …

Nearly Half of America Lives Paycheck-to-Paycheck

(Time) – … 44% of Americans are living with less than $5,887 in savings for a family of four.

California cracks down on computer-coding boot camps

(San Jose Mercury) – State consumer protection officials are threatening to close some computer coding boot camps that may have failed to get private school ...

Richmond cop breaks case of woman who escaped more than a decade of sex slavery

(San Jose Mercury) – This case resembles the tragic tale of Jaycee Dugard, the abducted girl who was held captive as a sex slave near ...

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