VA hands out millions in bonuses since 2011

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – More than 12,000 Veterans Administration employees in several states have received nearly $9 million in bonuses since 2011, according to a government watchdog group. To add more…

Real-life Gerber baby turns 87

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lyMjMybjoIVOgrdN_EE-jBRb42lfeUfK" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYMAIL) — The woman whose face inspired the Gerber baby drawing has opened up about what it has meant to be such an iconic symbol more…

Famous actress: Working women make lousy moms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Nanny McPhee said what? Millionaire actress Emma Thompson declared Sunday that women who work can’t be great mothers. The 55-year-old British actress — who starred more…

KFC worker suspended over 'pubic hair'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALES ONLINE) — Fast-food firm KFC has suspended a Cardiff employee over a social media site posting claiming a customer’s order had been laced with pubic hair. A more…

Town seizes $1 billion cruise liner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL) The Independence of the Seas, at 154,407 gross tons, is one of the largest passenger vessels ever built, costing the company $828 million to build. Its 15 more…

Auto parts price-fixing probe rattles industry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — An investigation into price-fixing and bid-rigging in the auto parts industry has mushroomed into the Justice Department's largest criminal antitrust probe ever, and it's not more…

Woman sues over her arrest for clapping

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RIVERSIDE PRESS-ENTERPRISE) — A Riverside resident who was arrested and accused of disrupting a 2013 council meeting with her repeated clapping has filed a federal lawsuit, arguing her more…

Banks exhale as tea-party power fizzles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Banks are breathing a sigh of relief after established GOP incumbents bested a handful of Tea Party challengers at the polls recently. Industry sources said more…