Israeli tanks and soldiers invade Gaza Strip

GAZA (Reuters) – Israel launched a ground offensive in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, sending tanks and infantry into battle with Hamas fighters who have defied eight days of deadly air strikes with salvoes of rocket fire into Israeli towns.

Web site links African-Americans to ancestors’ voyage

ATLANTAIn a major advance in genealogical research, African-Americans will be able to trace the routes of slave ships that transported 12.5 million of their ancestors from Africa as early as the 16th Century. The free Internet database gives

PNC cautions Judiciary against intervention in politics

Accra, GNA – Dr Edward Nasigre Mahama, People’s National Convention (PNC) Presidential Candidate in Election 2008 on Friday called on the Judiciary to refrain from intervening in the political process prematurely. He said the Judiciary should allow the

Facebook sues Brazil’s Power.com

California: Facebook Inc., operator of the social-networking site, sued Brazil-based Power.com, claiming it is accessing and storing users’ login information without authorisation. Power.com, a website that allows customers to access social networks

Ask the Dolans: How long should I keep personal financial documents?

Ken and Daria Dolan, America’s First Family of Personal Finance, answer your money questions every Friday. Click here to ask Ken and Daria your question. If you’re like us, you have a few things you’d like to improve on in the New Year. One of the goals

Web-Savvy touchscreen home phone

What if the humble old landline phone could be as interactive as the flashy iPhone? A home phone that puts the latest information at your fingertips feels like an old sci-fi staple, but now AT&T has a US$299 touchscreen gadget, called ‘HomeManager,’