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Spain: Police Arrest 121 People in Child Pornography Ring (New York Times)
The police seized computer disks containing millions of video and photo files shared by a network that distributed the images to people in 75 countries.
Finerman Raising $3 Billion to Make Property Loans, People Say (Bloomberg)
Oct. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Mark Finerman, who left as head of commercial real estate lending at RBS Greenwich Capital in May, is raising about $3 billion for a fund to make senior property loans, people familiar with the matter said.
More than 1.1 million people living with HIV in the United States (Scientific American)
More than 1.1 million people in the United States are living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), as more people are infected with the AIDS-causing virus than die from it each year. [More]
Review: `How to Lose Friends & Alienate People' (AP via Yahoo! News)
After "The Devil Wears Prada" detailed an up-and-comer at Vogue magazine, "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People" attempts to do the same with Vanity Fair. Cross your fingers that Hollywood eventually gets to Field & Stream.
Are People Finally Getting Sick of Kanye? (E! Online via Yahoo! News)
I hear Kanye's HBO show is in trouble. Are people finally getting tired of his egomaniacal behavior? Is he the next Diddy, a rapper known for antics rather than music?
Genes pinpoint people at risk for gout: study (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
Scientists have pinpointed three genes related to the high blood levels of uric acid that cause gout in a step that could help identify people at special risk for this common and painful type of arthritis.
People can do more to guard against ID theft, says group (CNET via Yahoo! News)
As the federal government makes efforts to protect citizens online, it is encouraging people to look out for themselves as well.
Review: `How to Lose Friends & Alienate People' (San Francisco Chronicle)
After "The Devil Wears Prada" detailed an up-and-comer at Vogue magazine, "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People" attempts to do the same with Vanity Fair. Cross your fingers that Hollywood eventually gets to Field & Stream. Based on the memoir by Toby Young,...
Bush says 'people are watching' House vote (AP via Yahoo! News)
President Bush says "a lot of people are watching" the House as it considers financial rescue legislation and says lawmakers must listen to voices urging passage.
People can do more to guard against ID theft, says group (CNET)
While a new law will give victims of identity theft greater restitution for the damages they suffer, a study shows people can better protect themselves from cybercrime.