Rat meat sold as lamb in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Chinese authorities announced on Thursday that more than 900 people had been detained over the past three months for "meat-related offences". One alleged gang is suspected more…

U.S. stocks rally to new highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) A better-than-expected jobs report sent stocks soaring into record territory, relieving worst fears about the economy but still signaling that job growth has slowed. The S&P 500 leaped more more…

Can Kellogg's get you to eat cereal again?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Kellogg has a plan to get adults to eat more cereal: pile on the nutrients. The Battle Creek, Mich.-based company says it's introducing Raisin Bran with more…

Stores treating pot magazines like porn?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Marijuana magazines are under scrutiny in Colorado, where lawmakers might require stores to put them behind the counter. The unusual provision to treat pot magazines like more…

Lipstick's allure comes with heavy-metal price

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HealthDayNews) Lipsticks and lip glosses apparently give you more than colorful kissers, according to a new study by California scientists that contends the products contain lead, cadmium, chromium, more…

Hotmail is really, officially dead as of today

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) Hotmail, once a mainstay of email and internet communication, is no more. As of today, every single Hotmail account has been migrated to Outlook.com, Microsoft's newer more…

Orthodox mom sues L'Oréal over faded makeup

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) An Orthodox Jewish woman from Monsey, NY, has filed a lawsuit against Lancôme and its parent company, cosmetics giant L'Oréal, claiming that their "24-hour" foundation more…

Less is more

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) Harald Welzer's career as a critic of growth began with a few simple reflections. Just how progressive is it, he asked himself, when millions of hectares more…