A group of Indian visa-workers is offering to pay the federal government $1,500 per family to jump the line for green cards, according to a friendly report by the McClatchy news bureau. The proposed trade would send just $1,500 from each Indian family to the federal treasury in exchange for a fast-track to the hugely valuable prize of citizenship for at least … [Read more...] about Rep. Yoder’s India Lobby Offers $$$ to Jump Line for Green Cards
Fans waited in line for days outside the BOK Center in anticipation of U2’s tour launch Wednesday night in Tulsa.“Where are you from?” was a question pitched to some fans during a pre-concert stroll through an encampment of blankets and lawn chairs.The responses suggested that U2 and UN, separated by only a keystroke, are as international as each other. U2 … [Read more...] about U2 in Tulsa: Fans who invested days of waiting in show say experience is worth it
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners in need of a battery replacement face a lengthy wait for Apple service. A shortage of batteries in the United States and other regions means many will have to wait months to take advantage of the $29 replacement program. Apple earlier this month reduced the price of out-of-warranty battery replacements from $79 in an effort to … [Read more...] about iPhone 6 Plus owners face lengthy wait for battery replacement
Dell made a showing at this year’s CES, with two new laptops, including the XPS 13 and XPS 15 2-in-1. It also brought a collection of monitors and accessories. So far, so expected. But Dell’s other product came as a bit of a surprise: The company is launching a line of gold jewelry in collaboration with jewelry store Bayou with Love. Say it with me now: WTF? What is … [Read more...] about Dell is launching a jewelry line — wait, what?
Video: IBM provides ultimate fan experience at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz stadium Hello everyone! Happy New Year! I promised you that this year, now that my book is more or less out of the way beyond what is mostly cleanup, I would provide you with some fresh thinking and some great content from me and a host of guests -- plus some exciting announcements. Because I'm preparing a … [Read more...] about Football fans don’t care about sports. Wait, what?