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  • Williams seeks double junior gold
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    British starlet Jodie Williams makes the 200m final as she seeks a sprint double at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Canada.

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  • Is Tiger Woods Finished?
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    As Tiger Woods struggles to regain his stride on the golf course and put his sex scandal behind him, sportswriters are starting to wonder whether his days of dominating the sport are over. Sports Illustrated columnist Joe Posnanski stirred up the debate this week by declaring that Woods is probably finished. Is it time to “write off” Tiger Woods?

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  • Feds Bust Chinese Firm’s Hybrid Car Data Heist
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    coondoggie writes “An FBI investigation has led a Michigan couple to be charged with stealing hybrid car information from GM to use in a Chinese auto outfit. A federal indictment charged Yu Qin, aka Yu Chin, 49, and his wife, Shanshan Du, aka Shannon Du, 51, of Troy, Michigan with conspiracy to possess trade secrets without authorization, unauthorized possession of trade secrets, and wire fraud. One of the individuals was also charged with obstruction (more…)

  • Nickelodeon sets `Last Airbender’ sequel for 2011
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    A sequel to Nickelodeon’s “Avatar: The Last Airbender” is in the works.The channel said Wednesday the new animated TV series will premiere in 2011. It has the working title, “The Legend of Korra.”

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  • Man City eye Donovan & Balotelli
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Manchester City’s transfer splurge shows no sign of ending as boss Roberto Mancini reveals the club are looking at Landon Donovan and Mario Balotelli.

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  • 37 States Join Investigation of Google Street View
    By on July 22, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    bonch writes “Attorneys General from 37 states have joined the probe into Google’s Street View data collection. The investigation seeks more information behind Google’s software testing and data archiving practices after it was discovered that their Street View vans scanned private WLANs and recorded users’ MAC addresses. Attorney general Richard Blumenthal said, ‘Google’s responses continue to generate more questions than they answer. Now the question (more…)