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For Many Americans, 'Temp' Work Becomes Permanent Way of Life

For Americans who cant find jobs, the booming demand for temp workers has been a path out of unemployment, but now many fear its a dead-end route.With full-time work hard to find, these workers have built temping into a de facto career, minus vacation, sick days or insurance.







Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:45:20 GMT
'We're Not Amsterdam': Is Marijuana Tourism in Colorado a Myth?

Americas most mammoth party this weekend may well be Denvers 420 rally on Sunday, but Colorados legal pot law, so far, has not lured a sustained surge of out-of-state weed lovers, say trade advocates for the states hotels and restaurants.







Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:51:49 GMT
Mazda Recalls 109,000 Older SUVs Over Rusting Parts

Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.The recall covers SUVs from the 2001 through 2004 model years. Mazda says in documents filed with U.S. safety regulators that the frame can rust and a wheel control arm can separate from it.







Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:30:19 GMT
Hackers Use Heartbleed Bug to Attack 'Major Corporation'

Hackers took advantage of the Heartbleed vulnerability to break into a major corporations network, less than a day after the bug was brought to the publics attention, security experts told The New York Times.Officials with Mandiant, an Alexandria, Va.







Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:05:28 GMT
Exchanges, Brokerages Hit with High-Speed Trading Suit

Dozens of the largest U.S. stock exchanges, brokerages and high-frequency trading firms were hit with a lawsuit by the capital of the state of Rhode Island, accusing them of manipulating the U.S. securities markets.







Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:05:28 GMT
10 National Parks Worth a Visit This Spring

That big summer vacation may still be months away, but thats no reason to stay indoors. This month, many of Americas national parks are just now shaking off winters chill and welcoming visitors with warmer temperatures, fields of wildflowers and blessedly few crowds.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:00:59 GMT
Uber and Lyft Price Wars Could Take Their Toll

Uber and Lyft are driving in opposite directions when it comes to how much they charge you for a ride.On Thursday, Uber announced that it would tack on a $1 safe rides fee to its UberX car service to cover the cost of insurance, background checks and more.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:43:46 GMT
Eastern Air Lines Looks to Take to the Skies Once Again

Eastern Air Lines may one day return to the skies.Plans are under way to bring back the iconic Miami-based carrier, which operated from the 1920s until 1991.In January, Eastern Air Lines Group filed its initial application with the U.S. Department of Transportation.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:55:06 GMT
When Is the Price of Gas Cheaper? Weekdays or Weekends?

People tend to grouse about gas stations jacking up their prices on weekends, but in most states, gas prices are higher during the workweek.The crowdsourced gas-price aggregator GasBuddy.com took an exhaustive, four-year look at what days gas was cheapest in each of the 50 states and Washington, D.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:50:51 GMT
Airbag Maker Is Latest Named in GM Recall Suit

Plaintiffs' lawyers are seeking to draw Continental Automotive Systems U.S., the maker of airbag systems in recalled General Motors vehicles, into litigation over an ignition-switch defect that has been linked to 13 deaths.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:35:14 GMT
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