HUD spends big bucks on worker relocations

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2118345" align="aligncenter" width="593"] Housing and Urban Development employees have generous relocation benefits, thanks to taxpayers.[/caption] Taxpayers have shelled out about $2.9 million to pay the relocation costs more…

Cyber experts warn of voting-machine hacks

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2118295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Voting machines are highly susceptible to hacks, one watchdog group found.[/caption] Just in time for the 2016 campaign season, cybersecurity experts have sent out more…

CNN anchor calls attack on cop 'courageous'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer O0p9fzHi] A CNN anchor who curiously called a shooter who launched an attack on the Dallas Police Department "very courageous" has backtracked a bit, but still not more…

Jeb: America on 'a very bad course'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 6kQPfIq7] Declaring America is on "a very bad course," Jeb Bush officially threw his hat in the ring as a Republican presidential candidate for 2016. In a more…

Mothers turn in teen murder suspects

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON HERALD) The mothers of two teenage boys accused of gunning down a Dorchester teen last week are being applauded by city officials and community leaders for turning more…

Common Core killing kindergarten?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON GLOBE) LAST SPRING, Susan Sluyter quit teaching kindergarten in the Cambridge Public Schools. She’d spent nearly two decades in the classroom, and her departure wasn’t a happy more…

Libya: U.S. strike kills 'uncatchable' terrorist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer UnM4H2B1] (Reuters) A veteran Islamist militant blamed for masterminding an Algerian gasfield attack and running smuggling routes across North Africa, has been killed in a U.S. air more…

U.S. vulnerable to 'most terrifying' ISIS tactic

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_2112105" align="aligncenter" width="478"] Dan Gordon, author, screenwriter and veteran of six Middle Eastern wars with the IDF.[/caption] Israel faced a stunning new challenge from its age-old more…