Daily Archive: September 5, 2013



Review: ‘Mega’ phone is huge, with limited appeal

The Samsung Galaxy Mega, left, Samsung Galaxy S4, center, and Apple iPhone 5 are shown in this photo, in New York, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) by Anick JesdanunAP Technology WriterLOS ANGELES (AP) — Please turn off all electronic devices, the flight crew instructs as we approach Los Angeles. With a small phone, I might have gotten away with ignoring safety regulations. Samsung’s new Galaxy Mega phone was too conspicuous for that.



42 of 62 homicides Black lives

Time to stand up and speak up With 2013 more than half way over, as of the end of August Allegheny County has had 62 homicides, 42 of them being Black individuals. That is 10 less than last year around this time where there were 72 homicides, 59 of them Black and 55 Black males. There is still the potential of having a less deadly year than the last.



How to get a job out of college

(NNPA)—Given today’s unemployment rate for new graduates, finding your dream job often requires understanding what employers are looking for and a bit of patience, plus some of your own proactive steps. Following these tips can help you get started to find that first job.