The Ventura escort company has been handed over to the FBI, says company’s owner

HAWTHORNE, Ala.(AP) The owner of an escort company in Texas that took on two men accused of kidnapping and killing a 17-year-old girl said Wednesday the FBI was involved in her case and that he believes it was an effort to intimidate him.A statement released by the Ventura Group said the agency had “engaged the …

The story of the first-ever virtual tour of an Ebola treatment center

By TINA VANDERBILT | The Washington TimesWASHINGTON — After months of planning and intense lobbying, the National Institutes of Health has secured a $1.3 billion contract with a virtual tour company to help Americans navigate a quarantine zone surrounding an Ebola outbreak that has killed at least 6,000 people.The U.S. government’s $721 million deal with …