Category Archives: Good News

National Give Something Away Day: 15 ways your “trash” isn’t trash.

ATLANTA – 7/15/2015 — When you look at your trash, there’s something someone wants.  Here’s 15 ways you can help the planet while making someone happy: Plastic bags – Take your plastic grocery bags to the recycling bins at your … Continue reading

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Lawsuit: professional beggars scammed the public for nearly $160 Million

“Spare a buck?  I need a BMW.”  Chances are, you’d laugh and say no.  But wear pink & say “cancer,” and the story changes – to the tune of $158 Million, according to the FTC in a lawsuit. Three executives for cancer charities agreed … Continue reading

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New technology enables easier crime scene recreation.

ATLANTA, GA — March 22, 2015 — Lawyers will soon have an incredible new opportunity to demonstrate – in real time – facts and theories that previously required a good imagination. The paths of gunshots can be recreated in the air right … Continue reading

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How to turn off FaceBook Video Auto Play

With pictures – Here is a step-by-step guide to turning off your video play settings on FaceBook that are hogging your data and making FaceBook both slow and expensive to use on a cell phone: 1 & 2.  On the top … Continue reading

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CourtWatch: NSA tries to change court record, fails – CAND 4:08-cv-04373-JSW

OAKLAND, CA — Aug 11, 2014 — The NSA has tried, and failed, to scrub a federal court’s official record of accidentally leaked information.  This probably won’t be the last attempt. Read the letter sent (on June 12) to the judge here: uscourts-cand207206_248_0. The docket report for … Continue reading

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