Google's Gmail blocked in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — Easy access to Google's email service Gmail is now blocked in China, according to reports. Using Gmail directly via Google's site has been impossible in the more…

White male teacher sues for discrimination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EAGNEWS) — NEW YORK – A Bronx teacher is suing New York City and the city’s Department of Education claiming his race and gender made him a target more…

Farmers brace for labor shortage under amnesty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Farmers already scrambling to find workers in California — the nation's leading grower of fruits, vegetables and nuts — fear an even greater labor more…

Reality TV faces own reality: Ratings slump

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Just a few years ago, underemployed TV writers were complaining that reality programming was taking over their industry. Now the scribes are having their revenge: Unscripted more…

Casino school opens in New York City

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — This education is a real gamble. New York state’s first licensed casino-dealer school is preparing to open its doors as early as next week. The Big more…

Purchases boomerang back to retailers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — The holidays may be over, but returns season is just getting started. Ill-fitting sweaters, the wrong Frozen doll and unwanted accessories will be heading more…

Could this mean the end of tipping?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Imagine a table of diners at a high-end restaurant, getting up and leaving after their meal without leaving a tip. Sound like a case of rude more…

Doctor shortage feared as Medicaid rolls swell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — Just as millions of people are gaining insurance through Medicaid, the program is poised to make deep cuts in payments to many doctors, prompting more…