FireEye acquires Mandiant in $1.05 billion deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSEATTLE –Cybersecurity investments, which were red hot in 2013, are off to bang in this new year. Network security vendor Fireeye, which helps companies detect and stop persistent attacks,…

Did you lose your fantasy football league? Try playing fantasy puppy bowl – USA TODAY

Did you lose your fantasy football league? Try playing fantasy puppy bowlUSA TODAYIf you’re wallowing in sorrow from a disappointing season in fantasy football, fear not. You’ve been given a…

Texas A&M WR Mike Evans declares for NFL Draft – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comDirectly on the heels of Brandin Cooks’ announcement, another of the best wide receivers in college football has declared for April’s NFL Draft. Texas A&M’s Mike Evans will forgo his…

Battle Ensues Over Proposal to Add Christian Cross to Official Los Angeles … – TheBlaze.com

TheBlaze.comAn old battle has reemerged in Los Angeles, where the county seal is once again at the center of contention. While conservative members of the Board of Supervisors are pushing…

Before the CBJ Puck Drops: Phoenix – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comGAME 40. PHOENIX COYOTES. 20-10-9. (4-2-4 in last 10 games). _____. CURRENT NHL RANKINGS. GOALS FOR. COLORADO RANK: 6. COLORADO GOALS/GAME: 2.97. COLUMBUS RANK: 13. COLUMBUS GOALS/GAME: 2.68. GOALS AGAINST.Nathan…

In season 4, ‘Downton Abbey’ tries to stick to its knitting – Washington Post

Washington PostSomething about “Downton Abbey” died with Matthew Crawley last year. Oops — sorry if you didn’t yet know about poor Matthew, but honestly, how long must the rest of…

Plan for 220km network of bike paths suspended above railway lines could see … – The Guardian (blog)

The Guardian (blog)The project, which has the backing of Network Rail and Transport for London, would see over 220km of car-free routes installed above London’s suburban rail network, suspended on…

Blast in Hezbollah-run area of Beirut kills 5 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBEIRUT (AP) — An explosion tore through a crowded commercial street Thursday in a south Beirut neighborhood that is bastion of support for the Shiite group Hezbollah, killing at…

Bears Sign QB Jay Cutler to 7-Year Deal – ABC News

ABC NewsIf the Bears make changes this offseason, it will not be at quarterback. Chicago signed Jay Cutler to a seven-year contract Thursday, ending speculation they might make a change…

Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans to enter NFL draft – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTexas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans is forgoing his final two seasons of eligibility and will enter the NFL draft. The decision was announced by the school Thursday, just…

Anonymous Former Teammate Says Carmelo Anthony Will Leave New York … – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThings have gotten so bad in this overhyped, underperformed season for the New York Knicks that they are now pushing free-agent-to-be Carmelo Anthony out the door. At least, that’s…

‘Downton Abbey’ returns in its inimitable style – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK — Of all the tchotchkes rabid fans have bestowed on their idols, few are as noteworthy as the special something Hugh Bonneville received from a woman in…

MARVEL’s Avengers USB Flash Drives: MaiWorld.com Has Them At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) MARVEL’s Avengers, the grouping of legendary Marvel Comics characters The Hulk, Captain America, Thor,…

Lovie Smith Head Coach Of NFL Tampa Bay Bucs; No More Token Black Interviews

Lovie Smith became the new head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and just a scant three days after this bloggers epic rant about how Smth should not be the…

Coaching job evaluation: Penn State – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmong other things, Bill O’Brien leaves Penn State having proved that this program, one racked by scandal, should not wither and fade under the strict limitations of NCAA sanctions.…

Beirut Bomb Targets Hezbollah Stronghold – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalFlames rise from burning cars at the site of a car bomb that targeted Beirut’s southern suburb of Haret Hreik on Thursday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. BEIRUT—A bomb ripped…

Ford more years as Toronto Mayor announces plans to stand for re-election – euronews

euronews“Ford more years”. That’s the campaign slogan of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford who has announced his intention to run for office again. He was the first candidate to put his…

Confirmed: Uber driver killed San Francisco girl in accident – VentureBeat

VentureBeatAn Uber driver killed a 6-year-old female pedestrian in a New Year’s Eve traffic accident in San Francisco. Update: The driver was an Uber partner, Uber announced today in an…

Holidays bring market share gains for Apple’s iPhone, iPad remains dominant – Apple Insider

Apple InsiderNew web traffic data suggests that the iPhone was Christmas’s big winner among smartphones while the iPad remained the dominant tablet, though it lost some ground to competition from…

Scientists discover dogs’ preferred bathroom position – Fox News

Fox NewsTalk about animal magnetism! Scientists discovered that dogs across a variety of breeds align their body axis with the Earth’s magnetic field (MF) when relieving themselves. 70 dogs out…

Fitness Technologies Inc Announces AM Radio Module At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) Fitness Technologies Inc. www.FitnessTechUSA.com, a leading provider of active lifestyle electronics, announced today their…

Powerocks Intelligent Portable Power Bank At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) January 2, 2014, ShenZhen, China – Powerocks www.powerocksusa.com www.powerocks.com, a leading manufacturer of fashionable…

O’Brien Leaves Penn State for NFL’s Texans – ABC News

ABC NewsPenn State is ready to move on without Bill O’Brien and expects to hire a successor within days, not weeks. O’Brien left the Nittany Lions less than two years…

Kerry in Jerusalem: Hard work on Israeli, Palestinian goals – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesJERUSALEM — U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry arrived in Jerusalem on Thursday to begin another round of meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders, his 10th visit…

Syrian Electronic Army says it hacked Skype’s social media accounts – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAMMAN, Jordan – The pro-Syrian government hacking group, the Syrian Electronic Army, has taken credit for an attack on the social media accounts of Internet calling service Skype.…

Green Bay may not see Packers playoff game on TV because of NFL’s arcane rule – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBy halftime of Sunday’s wild card game in Green Bay, temperatures are expected to dip below zero. So rather than traveling to Lambeau Field to cheer on an 8-7-1…

Former Vikings punter says he lost job due to stance on gay marriage – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe article looks back at Kluwe’s 2012 season and alleged interactions he had with former head coach Leslie Frazier, general manager Rick Spielman, and special-teams coordinator Mike Priefer. Kluwe…

‘American Hustle,’ ‘Her’ among Producers Guild nominees – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — David O. Russell’s American Hustle, Spike Jonze’s digital romance Her and Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave are among the motion picture nominees for the Producers…

iDevices’ Bluetooth-Connected iDevices Kitchen Thermometer At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) iDevices®, LLC, www.iDevicesinc.com, the premier app-enablement company and creator of the iGrill®, has expanded…

Soundmatters DASHa For Kindle Speakers At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) Soundmatters www.soundmatters.com, the leader in high-quality, portable speakers founded by former NASA engineer and…

Microlab Announces FC10 Triangle Speaker System At CES 2014

(Zennie62Media CES 2014 coverage sponsored by MaiWorld.com and Maikii.com, the leader in affinity USB Flash Drives) December 30, 2013, ShenZhen, China – Microlab www.microlab.com, a leading audio manufacturer of portable…

Probe deepens over safe blast that killed diplomat – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPRAGUE (AP) — The mystery behind a booby-trapped safe that exploded and killed the Palestinian ambassador has kept investigators working around the clock Thursday. As the probe deepened, more…

How Florida State’s SEC blueprint could end SEC’s run – WBIR-TV

How Florida State’s SEC blueprint could end SEC’s runWBIR-TVFlorida State coach Jimbo Fisher talks with wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin (1) during the second half of the Seminoles’ 37-7 win at…

FBI: SF Chinese Consulate Fire Set Intentionally – ABC News

ABC NewsThe FBI said Thursday a fire at the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco was ignited in front of the building, leading to an arson investigation and calls from the…

O’Brien rips ‘Paterno people’ before bolting PSU – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsYou never want to be the guy after the guy, especially when the first guy’s friends are still around. Former Penn State coach Bill O’Brien blasted the…