Pension tidal wave to crash down on taxpayers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The New Jersey legislature, looking to solve a budget crisis back in 1992, passed a bill that changed some of the accounting principles of the state's more…

Burial set for U.S. civilian who fought ISIS

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2118555" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Keith Broomfield[/caption] Keith Broomfield, the 36-year-old Massachusetts man who traveled as a citizen to Syria to fight alongside Kurd forces against ISIS – and more…

NAACP's Rachel Dolezal resigns post

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer ef6f7bPM] Rachel Dolezal, the Spokane, Washington, chapter president of the NAACP who was outed by her parents for lying about being black, resigned her post Monday morning. more…

Prison 'knew' worker had sex with inmate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer tGLkgTX3] (NBC NEWS) Joyce Mitchell, the prison worker accused of helping two inmates escape in upstate New York, was investigated for a prior sexual incident with escapee more…

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…