You can be fined $250,000 for 'misgendering' someone

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2779535" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mislabeling a transgender can bring a fine of $250,000 in New York City (Credit: TIME magazine cover)[/caption] New York City's Commission on Human Rights more…

Credit crunch is back

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZERO HEDGE) – One of the biggest quandaries of this cycle for the US economy has been the amount and growth of commercial bank loans. Virtually non-existent for more…

Coming to your suburb: The ghettos

by Bob Unruh -- The Housing Authority of Baltimore City is secretly relocating Section 8 subsidized housing families from the inner city into suburban homes – and some critics are charging it more…

Is your favorite restaurant chain about to vanish?

by Chelsea Schilling -- Can Chipotle survive its foodborne illness outbreaks as once-loyal customers of the Mexican-food chain boycott the restaurant out of fear that their favorite burritos will make them seriously more…

Social Security is not such a great deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Nearly two-thirds of Social Security recipients rely on those monthly checks for at least 90 percent of their income. And they are certainly grateful Social Security more…

Rotting-flesh cologne, anyone?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ScienceAlert) Most of us have thought about how we would survive in a zombie apocalypse, and now scientists have now added another weapon to your theoretical arsenal of more…

Techno-skeptics' objection growing louder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Astra Taylor’s iPhone has a cracked screen. She has bandaged it with clear packing tape and plans to use the phone until it disintegrates. She objects more…