| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:35 AM
After its launch was delayed for a month by the Madison, Wis., city attorney, the Snuggle House was cleared and scheduled to open on Nov. 15 to provide in-bed, pajama-clad “intimate, non-sexual touch(ing)” for $60 an hour. “So many...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Gregory Beck, a town-employed emergency dispatcher, has been asked by his own party to give up his seat on the Brookfield Board of Education because of a Facebook comment about the Sandy Hook massacre that no one liked. The Newtown Patch website...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:55 AM
“Fantasy sports” are hugely popular, but when fans “draft” players for their teams, they “own” only the players' statistics. Recently, Wall Street and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs created Fantex Holdings, which will...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Here's one small, disgusting detail from the aftermath of one of the most horrific incidents of government-instigated urban violence in modern American history:
In May 1985, a little African-American boy runs from a building in flames in Philadelphia....
| Jun 23, 2011
| 2:38 PM
By Tom and Ray Magliozzi, Car Talk
Last week, we took a look at tips for a more civilized commute. Here are ten annoying habits of other drivers.
1. Talking on a cell phone
When you're talking on your cell phone, you're as likely to cause an...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 9:11 AM
More than a year after Ronald Taylor was released from prison and temporarily exonerated of the murder for which he served 16 years in prison, the New Haven native is again fighting to prove his innocence while at the same time battling stage four colon...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:58 AM
By Jim Gorzelany
Economic woes and double-digit unemployment are being blamed for a rash of staged auto accidents by criminals against unsuspecting motorists to line their pockets through fraudulent insurance claims.
Ten people were...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:05 AM
* Ambassador to U.N. Power is an expert on genocide
* Waves of killings stir sensitive memories of Rwanda
* World again faces criticism for doing too little, too late
By Bate Felix and Pascal Fletcher
BANGUI/JOHANNESBURG, Dec 19 (Reuters) -...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:08 AM
BANGUI/JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Neighbor turning on neighbor, villages razed to the ground, hundreds of victims shot or hacked to death with machetes.
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, is due to visit violence-racked Central...
| Dec 19, 2013
I can laugh with the best of them, but Dana Summers' Monday cartoon is painfully sexist. The cartoon depicts a woman's brain multitasking kids, work, laundry, meals and housework against a single-tracked male mind stuck on beer.
Shown in reverse with...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:41 PM
A lawyer for a Naval Academy midshipman who is the alleged victim of a sexual assault by two fellow classmates is seeking court documents from the academy's superintendent.
Attorney Ryan Guilds is seeking all of the motions in the cases against the...