Posted: 02/14/2013 - Here is some more information regarding our story on Debt Deception. If you think you are being scammed...you should contact your local police or sheriffs department. But if you do have an outstanding debt, and you feel you are being harassed you can contact the Nevada Department of Business and Industry: Nevada Department of Business and Industry P.O. Box 3239 Carson City, NV 89702 775-687-5522 or 702-486-4120 You should also file a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission. They are responsible for enforcing what is called the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The FTC looks at patterns of complaints and holds debt collection agencies accountable both by suing them, and fining them.
Posted: 02/12/2013 - The SETI Institute is asking for the public's help to name two recently discovered moons orbiting the dwarf planet Pluto. So far, astronomers have been using the names "P-4" and "P-5" to identify the tiny moons. The scientists who first spotted the moons are asking us to submit ideas for names, which will then be offered to the International Astronomic Union. That's the worldwide group of astronomers who make final decisions on naming stars, planets and other extra-terrestrial objects. You can participate by going to the website "pluto rocks dot com". (plutorocks.com)
Posted: 02/08/2013 - AdvancePierre Foods is recalling approximately 15,328 pounds of frozen, fully cooked country fried steak products because they may contain foreign materials—pieces of plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The recalled product has been sold exclusively at Raley's Supermarkets in Northern Nevada.