1. No Warranty

    Judge suggests DMCA allows DVD ripping if you own the DVD

    A Monday ruling suggests that educational institutions are entitled to stream legally purchased DVDs on campus without the permission of copyright holders. A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit charging UCLA with violating the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other provisions of copyright law...

    Attacks on Christians: Can Egypt Deal with Extremist Mobs?

    On the night of March 8 Yasser Makram was on his way home from work, his pick-up truck full of garbage as he turned up the winding dirt road on the edge of Egypt's capital, to approach his home in the crowded Cairo slum known popularly as Garbage City. As he inched around a curve, he saw a swarm...
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    what is your opinion?

    Hello all i am new here and was recently looking for a new fta site to get my files i started to look around and do some research to see who was the best at meeting these needs... After about 6 hrs of cruzing thru the google pages i figured i had read enough.... Now im open to both...

    German passenger strips naked on flight: airline

    A German passenger stripped naked on an Iberia flight from Madrid to Frankfurt, forcing the pilot to turn the plane around so he could be removed, the airline said Friday. "A German passenger took all his clothes off on the plane," on Thursday night, an Iberia spokeswoman said. "Staff on board...
  5. FTA Hacker

    Judge Strikes Down Wisconsin Collective Bargaining Law

    Even though a circuit court judge on Thursday struck down Wisconsin's law stripping nearly all collective bargaining power from most public workers, she won't have the final say in the union fight that has captivated the nation. The state Supreme Court will decide on June 6 whether it will...
  6. FTA Hacker

    Prostitute kicked out of school in Sweden

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden, -- A Swedish adult education student said said she was kicked out of school for taking a job as a stripper and working part time as a prostitute. The Stockholm student, whose name was not released, charged the school with discrimination in a report to the Swedish Equality...
  7. FTA Hacker

    Plato: Town at the center of U.S.

    Plato, Missouri (CNN) -- If you stand at the intersection of two wooded cattle trails on Bob Hartzog's land, beneath a particular cedar tree with a handkerchief and three pieces of orange plastic tied to it, you'll find the unexpected "population center" of the United States of America, marked...
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    Not able to rip BD+ encrypted blu ray movies?

    AnyDvd HD, Nero, and Blurayripper will not let me rip Blu ray movies with BD+ encryption. I have successfully ripped Black Hawk Down with AnyDvdHD, which only uses ACSS. The error I receive is at the bottom of the post.Error I recieve is: Error reading from drive E. (my burner)Other burning...
  9. M

    Can I burn a Blu-Ray to DVD-R?

    I'm thinking about downloading this really rare movie online to a DVD, however it was ripped from a Blu-Ray disc and I only have a DVD burner. Will this work? The file is 4.7 GB. Please help! :)
  10. I do not know

    Are there ne programs that can copy blu ray movies to the pc..? i got a bluray burner in my comp..?

    Are there ne programs that can copy blu ray movies to the pc..? i got a bluray burner in my comp..?
  11. CASPER

    Some hospitals open ERs just for graying patients

    WASHINGTON – Many hospitals run emergency rooms just for children. Now a few are opening ERs specially designed for seniors, without all the confusion and clamor and with a little more comfort. It's a fledgling trend, but expected to increase as the population rapidly grays. The question is...
  12. CASPER

    After tsunami, one village vanishes

    SAITO, Japan – It's hard to believe there was ever a village here at all. The tsunami that devastated Japan's coast rolled in through a tree-lined ocean cove and obliterated nearly everything in its path in this village of about 250 people and 70 or so houses. Now, three days later, Saito is a...
  13. CASPER

    Massive iceberg shears off after N. Zealand quake

    A 30 million tonne block of ice sheared off a New Zealand glacier just minutes after a violent earthquake devastated the city of Christchurch, officials said Wednesday. The huge iceberg crashed into a lake shortly after the 6.3 magnitude tremor rocked the South Island on Tuesday and created...
  14. Scammer

    Lawmaker proposes relabeling rape victims as 'accusers'

    -- A Georgia state lawmaker with a history of operating on the political fringe has filed a bill stripping the term "victim" from rape, stalking and domestic violence cases. Rep. Bobby Franklin, a Republican from the Atlanta suburb of Cobb County, filed the bill in November but it only recently...
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    setup issues

    I'm having issues with my receiver ihub svlan conversion, all has been installed per instructions serial number etc. but once i get done with channel scan i confirm ip address, serial match etc. i get on every station "no service channel scrambled" Any guidance would be appreciated

    Bourque helps Flames beat Predators 3-2

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Rene Bourque scored the only goal in a shootout, and the Calgary Flames rallied to beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory. The Flames trailed 1-0 heading into the third period, and Matt Stajan and Cory Sarich scored to help Calgary...

    Pavelec makes 36 saves, Thrashers blank Caps 1-0

    ATLANTA – Ondrej Pavelec made 36 saves for his third shutout of the season and Nik Antropov scored the only goal as the Atlanta Thrashers won for only the fifth time in 17 games, blanking Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals 1-0 on Wednesday night. Pavelec stifled the Capitals with several...
  18. CASPER

    NBA=Wallace helps Bobcats hold off Bulls 83-82

    CHICAGO – D.J. Augustin scored 15 points, Gerald Wallace had 13 points and 16 rebounds and the Charlotte Bobcats held off the Chicago Bulls 83-82 on Tuesday night. Boris Diaw and Stephen Jackson added 12 points apiece to help the Bobcats snap a three-game losing streak, with their last win...

    Kulikov scores in OT to lift Panthers over Devils 3-2

    SUNRISE, Fla. – Dmitry Kulikov fired a high wrist shot past Martin Brodeur 3:36 into overtime and the Florida Panthers won their third straight with a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. Dennis Wideman and Evgeny Dadonov scored power-play goals for Florida, which entered...

    Canadiens score 3 in first to beat Rangers 3-2

    MONTREAL – Roman Hamrlik and Tomas Plekanec had power-play goals, and the Montreal Canadiens scored three times in a span of 2:46 in the first period to beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Saturday night. James Wisniewski assisted on both power-play goals. He set up Hamrlik's tying goal 13:19 in...