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Message in a Bottle? More Like a Message About a Bottle?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Growing up on the Mississippi River, Chad Pregracke, Living Lands & Waters Founder, experienced first-hand what pollution was doing to our nation's rivers. Despite being 17 years old with no business experience, Pregracke secured his first sponsorship -- $8,400. More than 20 years later, Pregracke's dream has become a reality....

25 Cents to Change the World?

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Warren Buffett will just have to find something else to do with his money. Same for Bill Gates... And Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg... And all the other wealthy, bold-faced names who use their gazillions to influence issues near and dear to their hearts and/or business interests. That's because there's now a social fundraising mobile...

Video On Demand Vs. the DVD Market

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Ask any movie studio executive if the DVD gravy train is dead and they will unequivically tell you "absolutely." They will grudgingly admit that DVD popularity is a thing of yesterday. One only has to look at the demise of retail giant Blockbuster to see that it's true. Taking the place, of course, is Video On Demand (VOD) -- the...

What to Ask Before Buying a Stairlift

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - As the population of the United States ages, home stairlifts are becoming increasingly popular. The installation of a stairlift allows many older adults who have difficulty with stairs but are otherwise in good health to remain in their homes and retain their independence. Today's stairlifts are quiet, relatively inexpensive, and...

Public Smoking Ban Sparks Market for Revolutionary Tobacco Products

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - If you happen to be a smoker, you probably feel unfairly judged and targeted. These days, you can't even find a place that'll allow you to light up inside. Same goes for e-cigarette users, who are now under the same microscope. Even dipping tobacco and "chew" are not allowed in public places throughout San Francisco. So what can a...