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Pastor Maldonado Confirms Status as F1's Laughingstock in Chinese GP Practice

After acting as a ramp for the Sauber of Esteban Gutierrez in Bahrain, Pastor Maldonado could have done with a weekend under the radar at the Chinese Grand Prix. The Venezuelan was handed a triple penalty for the incident with Gutierrez,...Show More Summary

Mila Kunis And Ashton Kutcher Are Expecting A Girl [Report]

It looks like Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher will be expecting a little girl. Ashton, who will be outnumbered by the two ladies, has had practice before with a house full of girls. Kutcher was previously married to Demi Moore and acted as step father to her three daughters Rumer, 25, Scout, 22, and Tallulah,

Countries With Best Enforced Equal Pay Practices

Mon April 14, 2014 Countries With Best Enforced Equal Pay Practices By Maggie Freleng The US and other countries are trying to close the pay gap. Some are succeeding more than others.  In 1963, the Equal Pay Act was signed into law in the United States by President Kennedy. Show More Summary

Animal Cruelty

I have no idea what's involved in having to carry out 250 hours of unpaid community work - maybe it is a practical sentence to hand down to this moronic father and son double act for their cruel behaviour towards dogs and other innocent creatures. Show More Summary

Profiling Should End

Because Arab Americans and American Muslims have been waiting to see when the Obama Administration would finally act to end Bush-era ethnic and religious profiling guidelines and practices, we were troubled to read press accounts this...Show More Summary

drchrono raises $2.69M to drag private practice doctors into the digital age

The notion that the medical industry needs to go digital is hardly a new one. The Affordable Care Act (aka, “Obamacare”) and other recent legislation have both incentivized and mandated modernization of this critical infrastructure.Show More Summary

Harris-Perry Lectures Governor of Mississippi That He 'Dehumanizes' Gays, Disappoints Jesus

On her Saturday morning talk show on MSNBC, Melissa Harris-Perry launched into Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant for signing a “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” that allows religious people to practice their faith in the business world. Harris-Perry...Show More Summary

Do Your Cats Practice Random Acts of Cat Kindness?

Lots of people know that it's cool to be kind nowadays, and I do my best to perform random acts of kindness whenever I can -- without getting overly sappy, of course. I recently realized that my cat, Tulip, pays it forward pretty often herself. Show More Summary

Can Tithing Make You Rich? Why Some of the World’s Wealthiest Give Away 10 Percent of Their Money

Proponents of tithing--the act of giving 10 percent of your income to church or charity--say the practice leads to a healthier financial life, even to greater abundance. Here, why there may be truth in the centuries-old promise: "One...Show More Summary

OMB - review of draft OSV rule

The Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010 removed the size limit on offshore supply vessels (OSVs). The Act also directed the Coast Guard to issue, as soon as is practicable,

Animal feed rule would limit grain donation

A rule proposed under the Food Safety Modernization Act regarding animal feed would unnecessarily limit the centuries-old practice of beer brewers donating or selling their spent grain to farmers and ranchers by classifying them as feed producers, contend the Beer Institute, American Malting Barley Association, the National Milk Producers Federation, and other stakeholders.

The 20 Best Twitter Responses To Marie Claire Acting Like Kendall Jenner Invented Cornrows

On Wednesday, Marie Claire found itself in the middle of an angry Twitter tornado after it tweeted about Kendall Jenner‘s braids. In the tweet, it painted Kendall as practically inventing cornrows in the photo above: More » The 20 Best...Show More Summary

Miscollection Agencies

A recent report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau suggests that many Americans are being hounded by collectors for debt they may not actually owe: The CFPB’s “Fair Debt Collection Practices Act” annual report [PDF] shows that nearly 34% of complaints received by the Bureau involve consumers being hounded by collectors for a debt the consumer does […]

The rise of ADHD diagnoses in young mothers

“I know its my ADHD acting up,” a mother of three young children recently said to me as an explanation for her inability to recall a particular piece of information. My observation, in the setting of mybehavioral pediatrics practice,...Show More Summary

FDA rules could block use of brewers’ wastes as animal feed

2 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

So long, small-and-sustainable: critics say new Food and Drug Administration regulations implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act could render uneconomic the immemorial practice of using spent beer grains to feed livestock. Both farmers and brewers are upset. Show More Summary

McDonald’s Giving Away Free Coffee For Two Weeks

In an effort to combat recently launched breakfast efforts at Taco Bell and others, as well as trying to score some positive publicity amid months of negative news and lawsuits regarding its labor practices, McDonald’s is acting like Ebenezer Scrooge on Christmas morning, gifting free coffee with a smile for two weeks starting Monday. The fast food mega-chain … [More]

EPA Water; Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biotech; Biofuels; and, Immigration- Wednesday

EPA Water Issues DTN writer Todd Neeley reported yesterday that, “Though U.S. agriculture groups have feared an expected expansion of the Clean Water Act for nearly three years, some 53 conservation practices would for the first time be exempt and previous agriculture exemptions from the law would stay in place in a newly proposed rule announced […]

Hobby Lobby Case: A Constitutional Pandora's Box

When we set out to reform health care, one of our major priorities was ending the practice of charging women more than men for the same insurance. The Affordable Care Act addresses this in a number of ways, including a ban on genderShow More Summary

Texas Sues 'Veterans’ Group' for Alleged Deceptive Practices

In defending the honor of veterans, Texas Attorney General (AG) Greg Abbott this week filed a lawsuit against The Veterans Support Organization and four individuals for allegedly violating the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (TDTPA) by falsely representing the method of solicitation of donations and how the funds were actually used. Show More Summary

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