By SHEILA V KUMARAssociated Press
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Classes at Louisiana State University's main campus resumed Tuesday as police searched for the person who called in a bomb threat a day earlier, causing the evacuation of thousands of students.
Police have been tight-lipped about the
By KATHY MATHESONAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - How much does Brian Dwyer love pizza?
Let us count the ways: He holds the Guinness World Record for largest collection of pizza memorabilia; he has a caricature of himself, eating pizza, tattooed on his back with the phrase "Totally
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. (AP) - Business software giant Oracle Corp. said Monday that it is buying SelectMinds, a company that uses social media tools to help recruiters.
Terms were not disclosed.
SelectMinds' products are already integrated in Oracle offerings related to recruiting, performance
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If Newsweek intended its latest cover story to spark conversation, it certainly got what it was looking for.
The magazine's cover essay, "Muslim Rage: How I Survived It, How We Can End It," has spawned a huge response on Twitter.
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The top lawyer at the National Labor Relations Board violated federal ethics rules by helping investigate a case involving Wal-Mart Stores Inc. despite holding a financial interest in the company, the board's inspector general has found.
By The Associated Press
LinkedIn Corp.'s stock set a new high Friday, fueled by the growing popularity and high expectations for the online professional network.
THE SPARK: LinkedIn's shares have climbed steadily this year, roughly doubling in price, as other social media companies have
By CHET BROKAW and GRANT SCHULTEAssociated Press
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Beef Products Inc. will face a steep climb in its "pink slime" defamation lawsuit against ABC News as the South Dakota-based meat processor works to rebuild its public image, legal experts say.
BPI sued ABC News, Inc. for
By GRANT SCHULTEAssociated Press
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Beef Products Inc. plans to file a defamation lawsuit in the wake of a publicity storm over a meat product that critics have dubbed "pink slime."
The Dakota Dunes, S.D.-based company said Wednesday that it will announce a lawsuit Thursday. A
By The Associated Press
Facebook Inc. has had a rocky initial public offering of stock. There were trading glitches on its first day of trading and concerns since then about Facebook's revenue potential. Facebook also is facing dozens of lawsuits from disgruntled shareholders. In recent
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Here's something most politicians can "like": Facebook friends played a big role in getting hundreds of thousands of people to vote in 2010, a new scientific study claims.
Facebook researchers and scientists at the University of