Category Archives: National Stories

DEA Official Steps Down After Causing A lot of Controversy

The first woman to lead a field office for the Drug Enforcement Agency, Michele Leonhart, has announced she will be stepping down from her highly regarded position at the DEA. Leonart has been somewhat of a thorn in the side … Continue reading

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Netflix Valued Higher than Network Giant CBS

Netflix has really come a long way; probably more so than any other internet company in the last three years. Watching the rise of Netflix now is a little like watching the rise of Google ten years ago. You can … Continue reading

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Visual Search Technology And Its Uses

Visual search technology is starting to move to the forefront in the field of technology, search engines are building their catalog base in order to stay in the race. A visual search, by definition, is when an active scan of … Continue reading

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New Senate Bill Could Loosen the Government’s Grip on Marijuana

The United States Senate will be considering a bill that could protect the rights of medical and recreational marijuana for the first time ever. It would help to protect legitimate marijuana businesses from the overreaching power of the DEA and … Continue reading

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Idaho Considering Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Idaho proposes to legalize medical marijuana to treat seizures Cases in Idaho like Alexis Carey, 10, who has a rare form of epilepsy called Dravet Syndrome for which no treatment could be found without the oil extracted from marijuana, but the … Continue reading

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Bruce Levenson Gives Back To University of Maryland

Bruce Levenson has given the money necessary to begin construction on a center for the study of nonprofits and philanthropy. PR Newswire first reported this story, and they highlight how the Levenson believe that philanthropy can be changed to benefit … Continue reading

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Mark Ahn Discusses the Global Impact of Technology

Mark Ahn is an entrepreneur with a global outlook  on technological development. Ahn put forward a view of technology which has as much to do with the heart as it does with the mind. In fact, he made it clear … Continue reading

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12 Year Old Girls Detained over Piracy Concerns

Staff at CineWorld Cinema located in Brighton Marina, UK called the national 999 emergency number when they saw 12 years old girls trying to record parts of the movie on their iphones. The girls were assumed to be recording Hunger … Continue reading

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All That Twitters

Everyone who loves to tweet, may tweet no more if Twitter does not fix a big that is giving users difficulty. It seems that nice a Twittter user has logged out, they Can no longer log back in to tweet. … Continue reading

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Comcast In More Hot Water

Comcast has been hit hard this past year with consumer complaints about bandwidth throttling, technical support issues and extremely poor customer service. This past week, the company hit an all new low in the eyes of consumers when they learned … Continue reading

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