Saturday, February 18, 2006

Mobile operators set sights on last frontier
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Anyone who considers travel to remote parts of the globe or in a plane as a refuge from mobile phone calls should enjoy it while it lasts, because areas until now out of reach are set to get connected.

Wednesday, February 15, 2006

Tax Inquiry Said to Include German Bank
Prosecutors are investigating Deutsche Bank's role in questionable tax shelters that helped investors evade billions of dollars in taxes.

Tuesday, February 14, 2006

A Fitting Heir to Bush (The Nation)
The Nation - The Nation -- George Allen, the not-so-bright, tobacco-dipping, football-quoting Senator from Virginia, is quickly emerging as the right wing's potential answer to John McCain come 2008. Allen solidified his standing as an inside the Beltway rising star by winning the Conservative Political Action Conference's '08 straw poll on Saturday, besting McCain 22 to 20 percent. He also won the title of "America's Best Senator" from Muslims for Bush.

Review: Ella Fitzgerald Featured on New DVD (AP)
AP - Ella Fitzgerald, "Ella Fitzgerald & The Tommy Flanagan Trio '77" (Eagle Rock)