The Army Corps of Engineers has created a large hole in a Missouri levee to regulate potential flooding of the Ohio River. Mississippi, Missouri county clerk Hubert Delay explains what this means for his county's economy.
Renren, China's largest social network, is going public today in the U.S. The company has been called "the Facebook of China" but there's stiff competition from a slew of other social networks in the country.
Sony announced last week that the private information of 77 million PlayStation users may have been compromised by hackers. Now, as many as 24.6 million accounts on Sony's Online Entertainment division could be affected as well.
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