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How to ensure impartial investigations of officers' deadly force?

How confident can we be that police departments do a fair and adequate job of investigating deadly encounters between their officers and the public? How confident can we be that district attorneys and grand juries act impartially when deciding whether to charge officers with crimes?

Juggling champion comes to Flushing Town Hall

IN 1997, Greg Kennedy took a three-month leave from his engineering job to take his unusual juggling act to Japan.

If You Run Credit Checks on Your Job Candidates, Now Would Be A Good Time To Panic

Is running a credit check part of your hiring procedures? Are you doing these credit checks legally? Lots of big named companies are getting sued for violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), including a new lawsuit at craft giant Michaels. What’s the problem? Well, the law stipulates that you have to give candidates […]

Larry Wilmore Makes His Comedy Central Bow to Promising Reviews

6 days agoNews : Truthdig

Stephen Colbert has a tough act to follow in replacing David Letterman on the “Late Show” later this year—but then again, following Stephen Colbert is no easy feat either. That last job fell to Comedy Central’s newest host, Larry Wilmore, on Monday night.

Bridge Collapse In Ohio Kills One

This bridge is not all that far away from the one that Obama stood on when he tried to drum up support for the American Jobs Act in 2011. WCPO: A man is dead and another is injured after an overpass collapsed onto I-75 in Camp Washington...Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: Enjoy this supercut of terrible, terrible acting in VCR board games

VCR-based gaming existed in one of those strange little pockets of entertainment history when the public wanted an immersive, interactive audio-visual experience before the technology truly existed to make such an experience possible or in any way convincing. Show More Summary

Arkansas officer fired after learning police dept. allows sex acts with prostitutes before busting them

last weekNews : The Raw Story

A former Arkansas police officer, who was fired after he exposed an undercover officer’s sex acts with a prostitute, has filed a lawsuit to get his job back. A lawsuit filed in Sebastian County Circuit Court on Monday, which was obtained by KFSM, explains that former Fort Smith Police...

Wardrobe Malfunction! ‘Unhappy’ Reality Diva Teresa Giudice Assigned To Prison Laundry Job — ‘Not Her First Choice’

Teresa is cleaning up her act — and all her fellow inmates dirty clothes! can exclusively reveal that the Real Housewives of New Jersey has gone from airing her… READ ON

Pizza Delivery Driver’s Job May Be In Jeopardy After An Act Of Self-Defense [Video]

Wonder if she had a gun permit? Regardless, I don’t blame this woman one tiny bit for carrying a gun while delivering pizza. It’s dangerous for anyone, but especially for

House Republicans vote to gut Wall Street reform

House Republicans, and 29 Democrats, voted to gut the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reforms Wednesday, 271-154. The bill, not at all cynically titled the "Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act," rolls back many of the...Show More Summary

Harry Styles Might Act In Movies, Zayn Malik Hooks Up With Naughty Boy: Trouble For 1D?

Harry Styles and Zayn Malik are finding work and getting job offers that don’t involve the other members of One Direction. So could this be bad news for the band? According to Digital Spy, movie producer Harvey Weinstein really wants Harry to try his hand at acting. Show More Summary

This week in the war on workers: Will 2017 be the new 2007, or can the U.S. do better?

Job growth is doing... better than it had been since the start of the recession. Unemployment is falling. But we have to master the balancing act of cheering the good news while remembering that the American economy and workers need much more. The reality is this: We don't just need to get back the jobs lost in the recession. Show More Summary

Fargo's Allison Tolman Got A Guest Starring Role On Archer By Getting The Producers Drunk!

Allison Tolman is doing an incredible job on FX's Fargo. But it was more than just her acting talent that got her a guest starring role on Archer! She got the producers drunk! Now Tolman will be playing fan favorite character Pam's unseen sister Edie. Archer's executive producer Matt Thompson said: "We always talked about these terrible things that [...]

Browns new offensive coordinator will be fifth in five years

It may take an act of the U.S. Congress to bring stability and continuity to the Cleveland Browns -- and we’ve all seen how that body has worked together lately. One year after firing a coach who had one year on the job and bringingShow More Summary

How Republicans plan to destroy your full-time job

Why does America's New Congress hate America's workers? The House will vote Thursday on what Republicans are calling the "Save American Workers Act," a proposal that would make it easier for employers to cut their workers' hours and paychecks and eliminate their benefits. Show More Summary

Obama to Veto the GOP’s Proposal to Change the Definition of a Full-Time Job in Healthcare Law

If Republicans send a healthcare bill to Obama’s desk that changes the Affordable Care Act’s definition of a full-time job from 30 hours per week, to 40, the White House said on Wednesday that the president will veto the bill, the Associated Press reports.

Outgoing Postmaster General: Job Of USPS Is Delivering The Mail, Not Being A Bank

While retiring Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe is on his way out, that doesn’t mean he’s not about to weigh in on the idea of the United States Postal Service acting like a bank. Offering basic financial services has been suggested as a way to help the USPS get some much needed cash, but Donahoe is having none of it.… [More]

Poorly-Phrased Headline Calls for the Blood of the Irish

3 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

It's not as bad as the researchers who called for the blood of female virgins, but the headline editor of The Irish Times might have done a better job. Or, if he was acting out of a sense of Irish nationalism, he did a perfect job. This August 8, 2014 article explains that the British need more blood of types common in Ireland. Show More Summary

Surely Harbaugh Could Have Made More than $8 Million a Year in Hollywood

I don’t know why Jim Harbaugh decided to take the Michigan job when he could have returned to his fine acting career.

Pregnant Workers Fairness Act: Choosing Life Instead of Abortion Shouldn’t Cost You Your Job

(LiveActionNews) — I was reading some articles in The Nation, Jezebel, and The Huffington Post recently when something strange happened: I found myself agreeing with what they had to say. No, I wasn’t having a nightmare. The articles were about legislation called the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act. It would require that businesses with fifteen employees or […]

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