Month: February 2017

'Fake News' Outlets Booted From White House Presser

‘Fake News’ Outlets Booted From White House Presser

News outlets dubbed “fake” by President Trump were blocked from an informal, on-the-record White House briefing Friday.

/ February 25, 2017
Los Angeles Mayor: ICE Agents Undermine ‘Decades of Work’

Los Angeles Mayor: ICE Agents Undermine ‘Decades of Work’

Los Angeles city officials claim ICE agents are undermining ‘decades of immigrant relations’ by identifying themselves as police.

/ February 25, 2017
Are ‘Sex Breaks’ the Future of Corporate Perks?

Are ‘Sex Breaks’ the Future of Corporate Perks?

A Swedish politician has proposed what may be the most unique benefit heard of after he argued workers should be allotted a paid hour-long break so they could have sex with their partners.

/ February 24, 2017
Your Gym Life Could Kill Your Sex Life

Your Gym Life Could Kill Your Sex Life

A study from the University of North Carolina published this month in the journal Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise found that men who exercise intensely may have a lower libido than men who exercise moderately or lightly.

/ February 24, 2017
New research shows 90 may become the new 70 by 2030.

90 to Be the New Normal by 2030, Study Shows

Average life expectancy will rise in many countries by 2030, breaking through 90 years in some places, and policymakers need to make more efforts to plan for it, according to a large international study. South Koreans are likely to have...

/ February 22, 2017
Big Changes Coming to Your Food Labels

Big Changes Coming to Your Food Labels

In an effort to combat food label confusion, food retailers and manufacturers are coming together to regulate terms like “sell by” and “best before.”

/ February 18, 2017
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Police Sgt. Told to ‘Tone Down’ His Gayness for Promotion

A St. Louis County police sergeant alleges in a lawsuit against the department that he was told to “tone down” his gayness if he wanted to be promoted. Sgt. Keith Wildhaber, a 22-year veteran of the department, also claims he...

/ February 18, 2017
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What Did Trump Know About Flynn’s Talks With Russia?

Press secretary Sean Spicer says an “erosion of trust” led to Michael Flynn’s firing… But Trump knew of his talks with Russia weeks ago.

/ February 15, 2017
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40 Years Later, Etan Patz’s Family Gets Justice

Nearly four decades after 6-year-old Etan Patz vanished on the way to his school bus stop, his killer is paying the price.

/ February 15, 2017
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Man to Plead Guilty in Aiding San Bernardino Attack

A man alleged to have bought guns for the San Bernardino attackers will plead guilty to conspiring to provide material to terrorists, sources say.

/ February 15, 2017