A look at the big betting policy debate Internet betting has often been under crossfire for causing problem gambling and addiction, but in recent years a new form of gambling has been gaining traction (and notoriety) in the UK. Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (or FOBTs), can be found in almost every betting shop, often alongside […]
There's nothing worse than a carpet that doesn't smell fresh, especially when it's a wall-to-wall rug. You can't pick it up and give it a shake or a quick shampoo. For day nine of our 31 days of Spring cleaning DIYs, sprinkle homemade dry carpet cleaner around your abode, which will clean and freshen your carpets. Show More Summary
For young people, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is an unmitigated disaster. Higher costs, worse care…the nightmare goes on. Now it looks like students at one college will pay a few dollars extra per year to cover sex change operations: University...Show More Summary
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Ending the regular season with a loss isn’t how any team hopes to enter the madness that is March. But when you’re Kansas and all but guaranteed no worse than a two seed in whatever bracket, life could be worse. For West Virginia, however, the victory was critical. Resumes mean everything in college basketball. The Mountaineers 92-86 win over the No.
When you get in deep with Chipotle, you’d think the worst thing to happen to you is a debilitating day full of diarrhea that is totally worth it, but Frank Ocean has it worse. He’s being sued by Chipotle for backing out of a deal. Via Consequence of Sound: As TMZ reports, a lawsuit was filed in L.A.
(Credit: Gage Skidmore) Sailor went on to claim that it’s the Democrats’ position on abortion and guns that have hurt GOP appeal in African American communities.
"Patents are enshrined in the U.S. Constitution for a single purpose: to promote the progress of science and useful arts." Alas, when it comes to software, it is difficult to imagine a system worse at this than the current one. Everyone...Show More Summary
Marc Anthony doesn't want to up his child support payments to Dayanara Torres to $113K a month because he fears his kids will become spoiled brats... and even worse.Dayanara is asking for a huge monthly increase... she currently rakes in $13K a…
As if 2013-14 couldn't get worse for the Milwaukee Bucks, reserve center Miroslav Raduljica found himself the victim of a brutal dunk by New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis on Friday night. It seems incredible that Davis is only 20 years old. This kid has a whole lot of highlight videos ahead of him. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
These are desperate times for the New York Knicks. The stink wafting from the Madison Square court is worse than even the nastiest Penn Station men's room. The Knicks are a hair's breadth away from not only missing the playoffs entirely...Show More Summary
Here’s the Philadelphia Inquirer reporting on the 76ers, whose main recent accomplishment has been to get even worse. Which didn’t even seem possible. Yet the Sixers have done it: Not only have the Sixers been unable to win as of late, they have been unable to even keep it close. The team, which is currently on [...]
Serratia marcescens is a bacteria that has earned a bad reputation for infecting people in hospitals. It may deserve an even worse reputation. It might have made people believe, for hundreds of years, that the blood of Christ was miraculously appearing in communion wafers. Read more...
Identity fraud is a perennial concern for travelers, and particularly for hotel guests whose cards are frequently used on the road. But the problem seems to be getting worse, and there’s no quick or easy fix...“Hotels are a massive source of credit card fraud,” says John Sileo, a digital privacy expert who runs the Web site Sileo.com. Show More Summary
It appears Obama's latest "one hour" conversation with Putin has just made things downshift from bad to worse. Moments ago Russia accused the European Union of taking an "extremely unconstructive position" by freezing talks on easing visa barriers that complicate travel between Russia and the EU over Ukraine. Show More Summary
Summary: Several of our marketing colleagues questioned our opting for the public classroom. Not only is the pay worse than an account executive at an agency, but you are expected to do even more with less.
The Fed will keep gradually trimming its flagship bond-buying program this year unless the U.S. economy takes a serious turn for the worse or inflation falls in a worrisome manner, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said Thursday...
Could moving out of a bad neighborhood actually be worse for kids? A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that relocating families to a more affluent environment can cause children to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder—especially boys. Read more...
By Joseph Y. Calhoun III: B y Jeffrey P. Snider There is undoubtedly a high degree of resistance to the idea that the economy is slowing, or, much worse, has already slowed considerably. For the most part, counter explanations (more narratives than evidence) revolve around the silly to absurd – snow, cold, government shutdown, etc. Show More Summary
Post by Michele Zipp. One of the things we so often take for granted is having a clean toilet to go to the bathroom in. Until, of course, we are out and about and the urge strikes... an undeniable urge to pee (or worse) that cannot be ignored. Show More Summary