De Blasio ‘Needs To Explain Himself’ Over Cuba Honeymoon, Sandinista Support / Which he is proud of

The story of a Cambridge-raised  Sandinista supporter who married a  former lesbian and rose through the political ranks to become mayor of America’s  largest city Bill De Blasio is a political insider who  worked on campaigns of Bill and Hillary Clinton Grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and  is a lifelong Red Sox fan Traveled to…

VIP: Very Important Pooch Bo gets a private helicopter and security detail to join First Family’s summer vacation in Martha’s Vineyard

EEV: All this expense for a dog? First Family  returned to the elite vacation spot after skipping annual holiday before last  year’s election Bo, the  Obama family’s beloved dog, arrived for the holiday in a MV-22 Osprey  aircraft He will  enjoy an eight-day holiday with plenty of manicured grass to run around  in By  Jessica Jerreat,…

Chinese wind-turbine firm charged with stealing US trade secrets

Sinovel Wind Group accused of illegally downloading software from former supplier American Superconductor   guardian.co.uk,              Friday 28 June 2013 05.38 EDT A worker paints wind turbines in Guangdong, China. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters China‘s largest wind-turbine company has been charged with stealing trade secrets from its American former software supplier, the US justice department has…

Goldman Sachs purchased the Massachusetts Treasurer’s Office in 2008

Banker Fined $100,000 in Political Scheme WASHINGTON (CN) – Former Goldman Sachs investment banker Neil M.M. Morrison was fined $100,000 for his role in a pay-to-play scheme involving secret campaign contributions to former Massachusetts Treasurer Timothy Cahill’s campaign for governor, the SEC said. Morrison also will be barred from the securities industry for 5 years,…

‘I sent him to his death:’ Father of Ibragim Todashev speaks out as friends mourn victims of 2011 triple murder ‘that Todashev confessed to’

Ibragim Todashev, 27, was shot dead by an  FBI agent Wednesday after he reportedly turned violent during  questioning He had allegedly confessed to the FBI that  he had played a role in a triple slaying in the Boston area in 2011 His father says he sent his son to the U.S. to escape war-torn Chechnya…

Caught just in time: ‘Bombers were about to plant MORE devices but plot was spoiled by release of CCTV photos’

EEV: There is no doubt extreme and conflicting reports on the Boston event. We expect it should be very easy to track where all these alleged weapons came from. In addition, police footage from the car camera’s should be able to easily validate the story. The Boston  bombers were reportedly planning more attacks across the city…

Harvard stripped of quiz championships for cheating

Harvard University has been stripped of a string of US quiz championship titles after a cheating scandal was uncovered by organisers. Championships awarded to the Ivy League college, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 2009 and 2010, and two separate titles from 2011, were revoked and handed to the original runners-up.  Photo: ALAMY By Jon Swaine,…

Harvard approves student club dedicated to ‘kinky sex’

The group ‘Harvard College Munch,’ which  relishes in conversations about erotic  sex, has been officially recognized by the prestigious university The expected approval from the school’s  student life board will entitle Munch to officially meet for on-campus meals,  promote on school grounds and apply for grants from  the school’s Drug and  Alcohol Peer Advisors organization…

Monsanto and others conspired with an Army experiment to secretly poison people with toxic chemicals in the 1950s, a class action claims

Army Poisoned People in ’50s, Class Claims By JOE HARRIS ST. LOUIS (CN) – Monsanto and others conspired with an Army experiment to secretly poison people with toxic chemicals in a giant segregated housing complex in the 1950s, a class action claims in City Court. Lead plaintiff Benjamin Phillips Sr. claims defendants Monsanto, Parsons Government…

Florida governor accidentally gives out PHONE SEX number instead of meningitis hotline… as death toll rises to 12

By Daily Mail Reporter and Reuters Reporter PUBLISHED:17:14 EST, 10  October 2012| UPDATED:17:15 EST, 10 October 2012 Oops: Florida Gov Rick Scott accidentally gave out phone  sex number instead of the state’s meningitis hotline Florida Gov Rock Scott sent thousands of  Floridians to a dirty phone sex line when he accidentally gave out the wrong …