- Yahoo News: Top Stories
This where you will find top news stories from Yahoo. In addition to stories from Associated Press, this site also contains links to stories from Reuters, The Washington Post, USAToday, Los Angeles Times, and others.
This site contains top stories from MSNBC. Also available from this site are video news stories from MSNBC TV, Today Show, NBC Nightly News, Dateline NBC, and Meet The Press.
This free site is a service provided by MarketWatch. It provides charts and analysis on stocks and index data for securities traded on a number of exchanges.
This, of course, is the home of the funny and often all-too-true cartoon strip by Scott Adams.
- Search Engines / Directories
This is the home of the Google search engine. It is one of the most popular sites for fast, relevant results. Many other services are available here as well.
The Yahoo! site also offers many services in addition to searching the web. These services include shopping, travel, and communication to name only a few.
A leading provider of search services and technology, AltaVista remains a popular place to search the web. The company continues to innovate new ways to find information quickly and efficiently.
This site contains a directory of a number of popular internet sites.
- Job Search
This site helps employees and employers to find each other. It includes helpful services, such as tips on writing a job-winning resume.
This is a job board focused on technology. Their database contains permanent, consulting, and contract job postings.
- Merriam-Webster Online
This is the home of the on-line version of this popular dictionary. The site also contains paid versions with many more word definitions. Other reference works are available here as well.
- Roget's Thesaurus
This Thesaurus is made available by the Project for American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language (ARTFL). The web site is hosted by the University of Chicago.
This is a popular reference library from Microsoft.
This web site offers partial article content in the main encyclopedia and summary content in the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia for non-subscribers. Full content is unlocked with a paid subscription.
Here you will find content from the Columbia Encyclopedia. Articles are enhanced by including links to newspaper and magazine articles and pictures and maps.
This site contains an online dictionary and search engine for computer and internet technology definitions.
- Cornell University
This web site contains a free service provided by Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute. The site contains legal information in areas ranging from the U.S. Constitution to the Uniform Commercial Code.
- World Time
This site contains time zone information for major cities around the world.
- Other Reference Links
Here are some additional reference links, including many not listed here.
- Find People, Businesses, Places
Yellow pages and white pages listings can be found here, as well as maps, directions, and city guides.
This is the place to go to find street maps, driving directions, and to locate places nearby.
This web site helps you book flights, hotels, cars, cruises, and more.
- Public Record Finder
Search Public Records using this site.
Find the correct zip + 4 zip code for an address. This site is a service of the United States Postal Service.
- Area Codes
This site provides you with information related to telephone area codes, and city and country codes.
- Yahoo Shopping
Shop here to compare prices from a number of different vendors.
Purchase books, clothes, electronics, jewelry, shoes, gourmet food, and much more.
Shop here to purchase computers, software, digital cameras, computer games, and more.
- CNET Shopper
This site lets you compare products and prices side-by-side from many different vendors.
- Office Depot
This is the on-line home of the popular office equipment / supply store. Shop on-line or locate a store near you.
This is the on-line shopping site for Staples. Find office supplies, equipment, or a neighborhood store.
- Online shopping.
Online shopping, search for desired products, check prices.
Ship online using this FedEx web site.
- Other Shopping Links
This site contains some additional links to online shopping for general items, office, computers, electronics, and more.
- TV Guide
This site contains searchable TV listings, movie guides, sports guides, entertainment news, and more.
- Yahoo Movies
Get showtimes and tickets. View trailers & clips, read entertainment news and movie reviews.
Search for movies, find a store near you, or have DVDs delivered by mail.
- Screen It!
This site offers detailed reviews of movies and videos. It also has links to movie trailers and clips.
- Software, Internet
This is the home of Microsoft Corporation. Obtain product information, updates, support, and more.
- Network Solutions
This domain name registrar also provides services such as web hosting, web site design, e-mail, and more.
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