A Federal Emergency Management Agency official Thursday defended the agency’s handling of millions of dollars worth of supplies meant for survivors of the 2005 hurricanes, but pledged to check with states before any future giveaways. FEMA had given away more than $18 million in household …continue reading
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Sen. Ted Stevens pleaded not guilty on Thursday to federal corruption charges that allege he falsified Senate documents to cover up roughly $250,000 gifts from a powerful Alaska oil contractor. Stevens is the Senate’s longest-serving Republican, and was indicted this week on seven counts of …continue reading
One of the big money makers for cell phone companies is the early termination fee. If a user terminates a contract before it expires, they get charged a good chunk of money. I have experienced this with Alltel in the past. I was 30 days …continue reading
It’s becoming more common. People using their cell phone outside of the country and getting hit with a cell phone bill that’s in the thousands. The problem is so bad that recently an iPhone user decided to sue AT&T over a $2,000 bill. It …continue reading
The ASIMO Robot is an amazing humanoid robot prototype designed by the Honda company. I stumbled upon a video of the robot conducting an orchestra. This is one of the most amazing robot “acts” I have seen.
You can get your own ASIMO for less …continue reading