Sagging

Author: Wanda Carter What is sagging? Who wears sagging clothing, and why? Well today, we see a number of our African American men wearing their pants below their buttocks.  That is sagging.  Why are they […]

Opportunity for All: Rewarding Hard Work by Strenghtening Overtime Protections

Submitted by Deborah Smith FACT SHEET: Opportunity for All: Rewarding Hard Work by Strengthening Overtime Protections After weathering the Great Recession and through five years of hard work and determination, America is creating jobs and […]

” Louisiana man walks free after nearly three decades on death row “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Kathy Finn,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/louisiana-man-walks-free-nearly-three-decades-death-050450533.html A Louisiana man who has spent nearly three decades on death row walked free on Tuesday, after prosecutors asked a judge to set aside his […]

” Maryland mall shooter may have copied Columbine massacre: police “

Submitted by: Marla ThompsonBy Alice Popovici,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/maryland-mall-shooter-may-copied-columbine-massacre-police-165721856.html The gunman who killed two store employees at a Maryland mall early this year may have been obsessed with the 1999 Columbine High School massacre and […]

” Ex-NFL star Sharper indicted in Arizona sex assaults “

Submitted by: Marla ThompsonBy David Schwartz,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/former-nfl-player-darren-sharper-indicted-arizona-sexual-185857921–nfl.html Former NFL star Darren Sharper, who faces accusations in several states of drugging and raping women, has been indicted in Arizona on sexual assault charges, Tempe […]

” Oklahoma teens to be tried as adults in Australian athlete’s murder “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson by Toni Reinhold,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/oklahoma-teens-tried-adults-australian-athletes-murder-234810504.html Two Oklahoma teenagers were ordered on Wednesday to stand trial as adults for the murder of Australian baseball player Chris Lane, who was shot dead […]

” Former Manson Family killer Bruce Davis granted parole “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By Dan Whitcomb,Excerpts by: Reuters http://news.yahoo.com/former-manson-family-killer-bruce-davis-granted-parole-004807768.html     LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former Manson Family member Bruce Davis, who was sentenced to life in prison for two 1969 murders carried out […]

” Mom sues after failed drug test over poppy seeds “

Submitted by: Marla Thompson By JOE MANDAK,Excerpts by: AP http://news.yahoo.com/mom-sues-failed-drug-test-over-poppy-seeds-192313552.html     PITTSBURGH (AP) — A first-time mother who says she failed a drug test while in labor because she ate poppy seeds has sued […]

” Lawyer: Dad doesn’t deny tossing toddler in creek “

Submitted by: Marla ThompsonBy WAYNE PARRY,Excerpts by: AP http://news.yahoo.com/lawyer-dad-doesnt-deny-tossing-toddler-creek-145122384.html   FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — The lawyer for a man charged with killing his 2-year-old daughter by tossing her into a creek while still strapped into […]