Archive for December 3rd, 2013

How the TSA is nickel-and-diming travelers

December 3, 2013
By

Show your boarding pass. Hand over your ID. Take off your shoes. And your belt. And empty your pockets. Liquids in the baggie, laptops in the bin. Stand still for the scanner. Now leave $531,395.22 in cash at the TSA checkpoint.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

WWII-era Japanese sub discovered off Hawaii coast

December 3, 2013
By

By Suzanne Roig HONOLULU (Reuters) – Scientists plumbing the Pacific Ocean off the Hawaii coast have discovered a World War Two era Japanese submarine, a technological marvel that had been preparing to attack the Panama Canal before being scuttled by U.S. forces.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Wall Street declines for third day, led by consumer stocks

December 3, 2013
By

By Caroline Valetkevitch
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Massive Government Spending Cuts Will Increase Layoffs in the Defense Industry: Is it Time to Buy? An Exclusive Interview with Brian W. Ruttenbur, Managing Director from the CRT Capital Group

December 3, 2013
By

67 WALL STREET, New York – December 3, 2013 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Industrial Equipment, Aerospace and Defense Report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives. This special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with public company CEOs, Equity Analysts and...
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Democratic strategist: On Obamacare, good intentions aren’t enough

December 3, 2013
By

Bottom Line You asked and I answered. This week on the Bottom Line I tackled your questions that came in via Twitter and Facebook.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Biden: U.S. ‘deeply concerned’ with China’s moves in East China Sea

December 3, 2013
By

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden voiced strong opposition Tuesday to China’s new air defense zone above a set of disputed islands, showing a united front with an anxious Japan as tension in the region simmered.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

A Broad Market Alternative to S&P 500 ETFs

December 3, 2013
By
A Broad Market Alternative to S&P 500 ETFs

There are broad market exchange traded fund alternatives to the S&P 500 and in good news for frugal investors, some of those ETFs can be accessed at rock bottom prices.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Bull Market Bargains: 6 Stocks That Still Look Cheap

December 3, 2013
By

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have passed and you’re still looking for bargains, right? Don’t forget to check out the stock market.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Amazon’s delivery drones: An idea that may not fly

December 3, 2013
By

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Bezos’ idea to let self-guided drones deliver packages may be too futuristic for Washington to handle.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Thai protests ease as police lift key barricades

December 3, 2013
By

BANGKOK (AP) — Anti-government protesters crossed heavily fortified barriers and reached the gates of the Thai prime minister’s office and the city police headquarters without resistance from police Tuesday.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off