From the Wires

Microsoft helps bust up cybergang operation

USA Today: Microsoft orchestrated the bust-up of another botnet operation that stole $500 million.

NSA collecting phone records of Verizon customers

CBSnews: The National Security Agency currently is collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order, according to British newspaper, The Guardian.

Navy SEAL comes out as transgender

Salon.com: Memoir reveals Navy SEAL Kristen Beck's, formerly Chris Beck, transition from male to female.

Amazon plans move into grocery business

Reuters: Amazon.com is planning a major roll-out of an online grocery business called AmazonFresh that has been in the works for years.

Chimp photos auctioned for $76K

CBSnews: A collection of photographs were sold at London auction, with 18 of them getting a lot of attention because of who was behind the lens: a chimp.

Native American denied diploma after wearing feather

Salon.com: Alabama high school graduate Chelsey Ramer was fined $1,ooo and denied her diploma and transcripts after wearing an eagle feather.

Lululemon brings back controversial yoga pants

LA Times: Lululemon Athletica is bringing back its black yoga pants after rigorous testing for sheerness.

Sexual assault in military 'like a cancer'

Cbsnews: Military leaders said Tuesday that sexual assault in the ranks is "like a cancer" that could destroy the force.

McDonalds craving millennials

Salon: Twenty-somethings would rather spend money on craft beer and bikes than on Big Macs.

Bernanke offers 10 funny tips to grads

CNN: Ben Bernanke offered ten funny life suggestions in his commencement speech to Princeton undergrads.

Blaze at Chinese poultry slaughterhouse kills 119

Reuters: A blaze at a locked poultry slaughterhouse in northeast China killed at least 119 people on Monday with several still unaccounted for.

Thousands flee wildfires outside Los Angeles

Cbsnews: Firefighters working in darkness doubled containment of a massive wildfire north of Los Angeles to 40 percent overnight, as cool, moist air moved in Monday to replace torrid weather.

Starbucks banning smoking around doors

AP: Starbucks will start banning smoking within 25 feet of its stores, beginning Saturday.