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Herman Cain to make announcement

3 December 2011 Last updated at 02:13 GMT Herman Cain has been discussing his White House bid with his wife Gloria US Republican Herman Cain is expected to announce on Saturday whether his run for the White House will continue. The Georgia businessman has been under mounting pressure to quit following an adultery allegation, which […]

Bachmann’s campaign manager calls CBS exec ‘a piece of sh–‘ after debate

November 15, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Bachmann’s campaign manager calls CBS exec ‘a piece of sh–‘ after debate 14 Nov 2011 Michele Bachmann’s campaign manager lashed out at a CBS executive after he was accidentally cc’d on a network email detailing a plan to marginalize the Minnesota Congresswoman at Saturday night’s Republican debate. “John Dickerson […]

Wall Street Journal circulation figures to be investigated

The newspaper circulation watchdog is set to launch an investigation into Rupert Murdoch‘s flagship Wall Street Journal Europe, following the resignation of its publisher amid allegations that it artificially boosted its sales figures. The Audit Bureau of Circulations said it had “recently” decided to take another look at the sales scheme that sold bulk copies […]

GOP presidential debate: Herman Cain steps into the spotlight

As the Republican presidential candidates prepare for yet another televised debate, the greasy pole of GOP opinion produces yet another frontrunner: Herman Cain. Following in the footsteps of would-be leaders Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney and Rick Perry comes the former pizza company chief executive, who boasts of his lack of elected experience, disdains foreign policy […]

Steve Jobs: from parents’ garage to world power

1955 Steve Jobs is born in San Francisco on 24 February 1955, and adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs of Mountain View, California. 1974 He takes a job at videogame company Atari Inc but resigns after a few months to travel to India. 1975 Jobs and his friend Steve Wozniak build a prototype computer in […]