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2012 Asteroid to Return Next Year

Instead of coming back on December 21, 2012 – the infamous apocalyptic date – the newly discovered asteroid 2012 DA14 is not expected to return around February 15, 2013. For now, humanity can breathe easy. A group of amateur astronomers… Continue Reading →

Governor Corbett: K-Fab to Expand Operations Plus 50 Jobs

Harrisburg, U.S.A. — Governor Tom Corbett announced on October 22, that K-Fab will expand its operations to support new growth in the natural gas industry, increasing its employment to more than 300 in Berwick, Columbia County. “My administration is committed to growing the Pennsylvania economy and… Continue Reading →

Health Insurance Estimations for Each County Released

Washington, U.S.A. — The U.S. Census Bureau has released 2010 estimates of health insurance coverage for each of the nation’s roughly 3,140 counties. Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) are the only source for single-year estimates of health insurance coverage status for… Continue Reading →

What Consumers Should Know Before Getting a Prepaid Debit Card

Consumer interest and media attention spiked in mid-January 2012 when personal finance expert, Suze Orman, introduced a prepaid debit card with the potential to help improve credit scores. In a unique pilot program, transactions on Orman’s cards are reported to TransUnion to determine if spending… Continue Reading →

Fiberlink Named One of the Best Places to Work

Philadelphia, U.S.A. – Fiberlink, a cloud-based solutions for secure mobile device management (MDM) and mobile application management (MAM) company, announced on October 17 that it has again been named one of the Best Places to Work by the Philadelphia Business Journal. The employee-ranked award recognizes… Continue Reading →

Do We Live in a Pro-Rape Culture?

Reported by CNN, a rape incident took place a month ago at a party in Steubenville, Ohio by two teenagers on the high school football team. The video posted by an anonymous young man at the party, presumably an eyewitness,… Continue Reading →

U.S. Department of Defense Strengthens Haiti’s Disaster Response

Haiti’s Civil Protection network received a substantial boost with the presentation of SUVs, trucks, boats, canoes, 11,000 solar radios, tents and other disaster-response equipment presented as gifts to the Government of Haiti by the U.S. Department of Defense. In a… Continue Reading →

Affordable Healthcare: State-run Media and the Cover-up of Failure

As of December 1, the Affordable Healthcare Act is at 15% of its goal of 800,000 signed, sealed and delivered enrollees into waiting physicians arms. After the White House missed its December 1 deadline for a fully functional Healthcare Website,… Continue Reading →

Education Nonprofit CFY Receives $1 Million Grant From Carnegie

New York, U.S.A. — National education nonprofit CFY announced on November 5, that it has received a $1 million grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York to further develop, implement, and study blended learning instruction in a whole school/community model. This whole school/community model leverages… Continue Reading →

Most US Community Banks Are Barely Surviving

New Haven, U.S.A. — New analysis from Continuity Control suggests that amid the spectacular rise of regulations, half of the nation’s 7,000 community banks are barely surviving today. Through examination of FDIC data, Continuity Control, a financial technology company built… Continue Reading →

Bishops Renew Call to Legislative Action on Religious Liberty

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) have issued the following statement: The Catholic bishops have long supported access to life-affirming healthcare for all, and the conscience rights of everyone involved in the complex process of providing that healthcare. That… Continue Reading →

Thirtyseven4 Antivirus 2013 Available for Free

Medina, U.S.A. — On October 17, Antivirus and security firm Thirtyseven4 announced the launch of, a website commemorating the 9th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). This year’s NCSAM theme is “Our Shared Responsibility”, and in response to… Continue Reading →

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