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Trump Hits New High in National Poll

He has double the support of nearest rival Ted Cruz By Arden Dier, Newser Staff Posted Jan 26, 2016 8:23 AM CST  (NEWSER) – The good news keeps on coming for Donald Trump. A CNN poll that sampled 1,002 adults from Thursday to Sunday shows the real estate mogul with 41% support among Republican voters across the […]

Apple’s iPhone success may be reaching its peak

Brandon Bailey, Associated Press 3:50 p.m. EST January 25, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple could soon face one of its biggest challenges to date: Peak iPhone. Most analysts believe Apple surpassed its own record by selling more than 74.5 million units of its flagship product in the final three months of 2015. But there are signs […]

Web link crashes Safari on your iPhone or Mac

It’s not a good idea to visit on your Android phone, either. You’ve probably run into websites (or buggy browsers) that have inadvertently bogged down your devices, but there’s one lurking out there that causes very intentional grief. If you visit crashsafari.com (we’re not going to link it, for obvious reasons), the site will generate an […]

Grizzlies win in OT

Grizzlies leave Orlando Green with envy POSTED 10:19 PM, JANUARY 25, 2016, BY GLENN CARVER MEMPHIS, Tenn-Jeff Green scored a season-high 30 points, Memphis converted enough free throws in an extra period and the Grizzlies defeated the Orlando Magic 108-102 in overtime Monday night. Two free throws by Mike Conley with 15.9 second left provided the […]

Strickland to Nashville: City’s financial challenges ‘significant’

By Richard Locker of The Commercial Appeal Updated: Yesterday 4:13 p.m. NASHVILLE — Jim Strickland made his first rounds of the State Capitol as Memphis mayor on Monday, meeting with top legislative officials and the state treasurer and others about the city’s finances and other priorities. Strickland made a couple of visits as a mayoral candidate […]

Pastner’s future?

For Pastner, loss to ECU was the beginning of the end By Geoff Calkins of The Commercial Appeal Posted: Yesterday 7:56 p.m. It’s over. For all practical purposes, the Josh Pastner era at the University of Memphis ended Sunday at FedExForum with a loss to an East Carolina team that hadn’t won a road game or […]

Wall Street pay takes a hit, braces for deeper cuts

Kaja Whitehouse, USA TODAY 5:27 p.m. EST January 21, 2016 NEW YORK— Wall Street pay took a hit in 2015 — a trend that may only worsen this year. On Thursday, Goldman Sachs (GS) said 2015 compensation was flat from the year before. But the money was shared by thousands more people as staff increased by 8%. As […]

Looks like EPCOT Stomped on the Pyramid

Taiwan is building a church and it’s a giant glass shoe By Masuma Ahuja, CNN Updated 7:06 PM ET, Sun January 17, 2016 (CNN)The marvels of modern architecture abound around the world. There’s a building that looks like a banknote in Lithuania, a building called the “friendly alien” in Austria, and now, a church shaped like […]