Cisco 1Q earnings up 8 pct; outlook sinks stock

SymbolPriceChangeCSCO24.49+0.14{“s” : “csco”,”k” : “a00,a50,b00,b60,c10,g00,h00,l10,p20,t10,v00″,”o” : “”,”j” : “”} NEW YORK (AP) — Cisco Systems Inc. said Wednesday that its earnings for the latest quarter climbed from last year. But the company’s outlook for the current quarter cast doubt on the pace of recovery in corporate technology spending and sent Cisco’s shares skidding. New downbeat […]

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Gout Cases on the Rise in U.S.

Gout Cases on the Rise in U.S. Nov. 10, 2010 (Atlanta) — The latest figures on gout are in, and they’re disappointing, researchers say. Following a doubling of cases of the painful and often disabling arthritic condition from the 1960s to the 1990s, gout rates continued to rise through 2008, the most recent year studied. […]

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Get a one-year PlayOn subscription for $19.99

PlayOn slings a gazillion TV shows (and even a few movies) from your PC to your game console, iPhone, and other devices. (Credit: PlayOn) Don’t look now, but PlayOn is starting to emerge as a major player in the TV-streaming world. It’s not only one of the cheapest alternatives to a cable-TV subscription, but also […]

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Likud and Kadima in Tug-of-War over Knesset Committees

A tug-of-war has begun between the ruling Likud party and the largest opposition party, Kadima, over the stewardship of two important Knesset committees, following the suspension of MK Tzachi HaNegbi (Kadima), who headed the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee. Kadima wants one of its own to head the Finance Committee and have a Likud member […]

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Iran’s Growing Influence in Afghanistan

Last month, it was revealed that Iran has been bribing Afghan officials in order to increase loyalty to Iran within the Afghani government. According to Radio Free Europe, Iran is building loyalty in more subtle ways as well, by discreetly spreading its ideology through the Khatam al-Nabyeen Islamic University in Kabul. The university was founded […]

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Lifeguard Foils Terror Attack at the Dead Sea

A Palestinian Authority terrorist attempted to stab a lifeguard at the Kalia beach at the Dead Sea on Wednesday. The lifeguard was lightly wounded in the attack, but managed to overpower his attacker. The subdued terrorist was arrested and taken in for questioning. Security forces found three firebombs on his person. The lifeguard suffered injuries […]

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Deficit panel leaders’ plan curbs Social Security

WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of President Barack Obama’s bipartisan deficit commission on Wednesday proposed reducing the annual cost-of-living increases in Social Security, part of a bold plan to control $1 trillion-plus budget deficits. The proposal also would set a tough target for curbing the growth of Medicare and recommends looking at eliminating popular tax breaks, […]

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Why She Criticizes You

Rating: nude says: Again, I will reiterate my stance: Any woman who bitches, complains, criticized, cajoles, or demands is immediately shown the door. The reason why is because these are red flags that she does not accept me for who I am. Dump that bitch so she can find some pussy who will listen to […]

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Why She Criticizes You

Rating: nude says: Again, I will reiterate my stance: Any woman who bitches, complains, criticized, cajoles, or demands is immediately shown the door. The reason why is because these are red flags that she does not accept me for who I am. Dump that bitch so she can find some pussy who will listen to […]

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Russia Munches on Israels Carrots

Russia is gobbling up 9,000 tons of special Israeli carrots grown in the Negev and which are twice the size of the usual carrots that Israelis find in local markets. Russians pay about $1.30 a kilo for the carrots, which works out to about 60 cents a pound. The exports are worth NIS 33 million […]

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Sen. Kerry Urges Turkey to Repair Ties with Israel

Senator John Kerry, whose influence on foreign policy will be weakened in the new Congress, is visiting Israel after a tour in Lebanon and Syria – declared enemies of Israel – and Turkey, which he advised to repair ties with Jerusalem. Sen. Kerry is chairman of the powerful Foreign Relations Committee in the upper house of […]

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