Soda fight gets racial

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The city defended its groundbreaking size limit on sugary drinks Wednesday as an imperfect but meaningful rein on obesity, while critics said it would hurt small more…

Trump looking to buy N.Y. Times?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK MAGAZINE) With Donald Trump, you can never tell where the TV show ends and reality begins. Is he serious about buying the New York Times? In a brief more…

Unions suffer steep decline in membership

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that union membership rates have fallen off sharply in the past year, from 11.8 percent of the workforce to 11.3 percent. This more…

Sierra Club to engage in civil disobedience

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) How hot is the controversial Keystone Pipeline controversy getting? The Sierra Club is — for the first time in its history — going to engage more…

'Armageddon'-like mining on asteroids?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA) — SANTA MONICA — Swarms of spacecraft may soon be mining asteroids for fuel and minerals and building spare parts in space, if a new private space more…

Single moms take sex work after welfare cut

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.com.au) — Opposition leader Tony Abbott says the best form of welfare is work and hopes "lurid" reports of single mothers resorting to prostitution to feed their families more…

Groupon cancels all gun-related daily deals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Groupon, an Internet site that works with businesses around the world to provide “Deal of the Day” and other product promotions, has halted all deals involving more…